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Machu Picchu and the Amazon Rainforest

10 days from £4,135pp

What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Search for the unique wildlife and plant life of the Amazon.

  • Explore the former Inca capital of Cuzco.

  • See the beautiful scenery and colourful markets of the Sacred Valley.

  • Take a privately guided tour of Machu Picchu.

Price includes

Scheduled international and domestic flights
In-destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
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  • Lima
  • Puerto Maldonado
  • Reserva Amazonica
  • Puerto Maldonado
  • Cuzco
  • Sacred Valley
  • Machu Picchu
  • Cuzco
  • Lima

Itinerary idea in detail

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With international flights from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 Lima

International outbound flight , Lima

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Lima. Arriving in Lima, you're met by your private guide and assisted to your hotel for the evening.

Day 2 Reserva Amazonica

Lima , Puerto Maldonado , Reserva Amazonica

Return to the airport for your flight to Puerto Maldonado. From Puerto Maldonado you will board a motorized canoe and head into the Amazon to your lodge to begin your adventure. In the evening you will enjoy your first venture into the Amazon for an evening activity.

Day 3 Reserva Amazonica

Reserva Amazonica

Spend today exploring the Amazon with your guide from the lodge.

Day 4 Cuzco

Reserva Amazonica , Puerto Maldonado , Cuzco

Today you will return to Puerto Maldonado for the flight to the Incan city of Cuzco. A driver will be there to meet you and take you to your hotel.

Day 5 Cuzco

Cuzco

Enjoy a guided tour of the highlights of Cuzco and nearby Inca ruins.

Day 6 Sacred Valley

Cuzco , Sacred Valley

Make your way through the Sacred Valley with visits to one of the most vibrant markets in Peru, the agricultural terraces of Moray, and salt pans at Maras.

Day 7 Machu Picchu

Sacred Valley , Machu Picchu

This morning you will board the train for Machu Picchu. The journey traces the edge of the white-water Urubamba River as it twists through the increasingly steep-sided jungle valley. From your seat, you’ll spot a series of Incan sites before arriving at Aguas Calientes. After disembarking from the train you will take a short bus journey up to Machu Picchu for your privately guided tour of the Inca ruins.

Day 8 Cuzco

Machu Picchu , Cuzco

Today you may return to Machu Picchu for a morning of independent exploration before catching an afternoon train back to Cuzco.

Day 9 International return flight

Cuzco , Lima , International return flight

Today you will be met at your hotel and driven to the airport in a private vehicle for your domestic flight to Lima where you will connect for your international flight home.

Day 10 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.


Rachel B Portrait
Audley Travel specialist Fathom

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