Enquire About This Tour Code BXAN Northern Andes
Duration: 21 Days Route: Lima to Quito Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$1,239.00
Experience the highlights of northern Peru and Ecuador in this enjoyable expedition encompassing bustling capital cities, ancient Inca ruins, colourful Indian markets, lush rainforest and thermal springs, with plenty of opportunities for outdoor excursions and cultural activities along the way.
The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is Northern Andes (BXNA).
Outline ItinerarySee Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 Arrive Lima 2-4 Leave the coast and head into the mountains to Huaraz. With fresher air it is easy to explore the area on hikes and climbs 5-7 With some amazing seafood restaurants, in Huanchaco you can watch the fishermen ride the huge surf 8-10 Spend three nights at the beautiful beachside town of Mancora 11-12 A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Cuenca was also the place where the Panama hat originated 13-15 Travelling along the edge of the rainforest we reach Baños, a health resort renowned for its hot thermal springs in the shadows of an active volcano 16-18 We arrive near to the remote and small community of Misahualli. From here you can take an excursion out into the Amazon Jungle 19 Otavalo 20 Wander through Otavalo’s colourful markets 21 Depart Quito
11 nights in hotels, hostels & guesthouses, 6 nights camping
6 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 6 dinners
Travel by Tucan Travel Expedition Vehicle, taxi, on foot
Tucan Travel tour leader, Tucan Travel driver
What's not Included
Sleeping bag & sleeping mat
International flights and departure taxes
Domestic flight taxes if applicable
Tips on included excursions, visas, travel insurance, personal items and single rooms.
Airport transfers and pre and post tour accommodation
Spending money – budget for meals, snacks, drinks, limited souvenirs, laundry, tips and any extras
Optional excursions - Please see our optional excursions guide on the dossier page for a comprehensive list of optional activities and excursions available on this tour.