Enquire About This Tour Code PDL Peaks to Desert
Duration: 26 Days Route: Lima to Santiago Style: Adventure Tours Price: US$4,299.00
From the high Andes to the world's driest desert, this trip is a different experience every day. You'll discover the ancient Inca Empire, visit the Amazon jungle, stay overnight on Lake Titicaca, drive across Bolivia's great salt lake and travel down the Pacific coast of Chile to Santiago.
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The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is Peaks to Desert (PDS).
Outline ItinerarySee Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 Arrive Lima 2 Explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Machu Picchu from Cuzco 3 Machu Picchu 4 Cuzco 5-6 Fly out to the Amazon Jungle 7 Cuzco 8 Puno 9 Spend the night with a local family on Lake Titicaca visiting the floating reed islands 10 Puno 11-13 Enjoy the highest capital in the world, La Paz and enjoy the markets and adventure activities 14 Overnight Bus to Potosi 15 Potosí 16-17 Take 4WDs out to the Uyuni Salt Flats 18 Be stunned by the red Laguna Colorada 19-21 Explore the lunar landscapes of the San Pedro de Atacama Desert 22 Overnight Bus to La Serena 23-24 Watch the stars in La Serena 25 Watch the changing of the guards in Santiago 26 Depart Santiago
Guided tour of Machu Picchu
Guided tour of Sacred Valley of the Incas
Two nights in the Amazon Jungle in Peru
Overnight excursion & homestay on Lake Titicaca
Drive on the Salar de Uyuní salt flats
Entry to Laguna Colorada National Park
Guided tour of the Valley of the Moon
18 night(s) in hotels, 2 night(s) in a Jungle Lodge, 1 night(s) in homestays, 2 night(s) on overnight buses, 2 night(s) in hotels, hostels & guesthouses
10 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
Travel by 3 flight(s), Overnight Bus
Tucan Travel tour leader, English-speaking local guide(s) on included excursions
What's not Included
International flights and departure taxes
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.