Peru & Inca Trail Bolivia Ecuador Amazon by Intrepid Travel

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south america vilcanota llama trek active plus local payment us$100 physical culture shock 8 days ex cuzco itinerary day 1 cuzco why not arrive a few days early to acclimatise charming cuzco is a lovely place to spend a few days getting used to the altitude with ancient inca sites beautiful colonial churches a colourful market and a wide central plaza to explore day 2 ocongate head east to the traditional highland town of ocongate camp by the mapoche river and prepare for the exciting trek ahead day 3 pacchanta with llamas carrying the camp gear climb steadily through the rolling hills enjoying views of the snow-dusted nevado ausangate camp by the hot springs of pacchanta a dip in their steamy waters is the perfect way to end the day day 4 jampa pass the route to the magnificent jampa pass is filled with glaciers lakes shepherds huts and grazing vicunas trek beneath the towering west face of the jatunjampa peaks day 5 acero the scenery becomes even more beautiful on the descent into acero camp at the head of the jampa valley and spend the afternoon relaxing or take a short hike to sibinacocha lake which lies in a spectactular setting surrounded by glaciers day 6 finaya a challenging day s trek awaits climb to 5,300m for incredible views to sibinacocha lake those with sharp eyes or binoculars will be able to spot flamingos down below days 7-8 cuzco the final journey is all downhill to chillca river swapping boots for a vehicle return to cuzco in time for a hot shower and celebratory drink llama hugo torres accommodation hotel 2 nts camping 5 nts transport bus train hiking walking group size max 12 meals all meals while on vilcanota trek budget allow us$80 for meals not included departs selected fri notes a return cuzco-lima flight can be arranged if requested at the time of booking 2007 start 08 jun 22 jun 06 jul 20 jul finish 15 jun 29 jun 13 jul 27 jul 03 aug 24 aug 14 sep 12 oct 10 aug 31 aug 21 sep 19 oct 2008 30 may 06 jun 13 jun 20 jun 27 jun 04 jul · explore colonial cuzco · trek over the jampa pass · soak in the thermal baths of pacchanta · camp by stunning rivers · gain an insight into the lives of llama herders gxa trip code complete peru comfort plus local payment us$400 physical culture shock 22 days ex lima itinerary day 1 lima arrive in time for an afternoon tour of lima s historic centre days 2-3 amazon jungle explore the amazing ecosystems of peru s amazon day 4 cuzco learn about the city s fascinating past on a guided tour day 5 sacred valley explore the impressive inca ruins and colourful market towns of the sacred valley days 6-9 inca trail follow ancient pathways past beautiful mountain scenery and inca ruins before making a dramatic entrance to machu picchu through the sun gate days 10-11 cuzco enjoy a free day to explore cuzco don t miss the imposing fortress of sacsayhuaman days 12-14 lake titicaca explore the lake by boat and spend the night as guests of a local family days 15-16 colca canyon spot condors and relax in thermal hot springs days 17-18 arequipa overshadowed by el misti volcano arequipa is captivating be sure to pay a visit to the timeless convent of catalina day 19 nazca discover the mysterious nazca lines on an optional flight day 20 pisco take a boat out to meet the wildlife of the ballestas islands or grab a pisco sour days 21-22 lima soak up the misty pacific ocean views at miraflores or check out the restaurant scene in barrancas reed island boat ride lake titicaca hugo torres accommodation comfortable hotels 15 nts jungle lodge 2 nts camping 3 nts homestay 1 nt transport minibus train boat canoe hiking plane walking group size max 12 meals 21 breakfast all meals while in the jungle trekking on the inca trail and at homestay budget allow us$250 for meals not included departs selected sat notes for further details and specific notes regarding hiking the inca trail please see the special inca trail information page p37 2007 start 27 jan 03 feb 10 mar 17 mar 21 apr 28 apr 05 may 02 jun 09 jun 16 jun finish 17 feb 24 feb 31 mar 07 apr 12 may 19 may 26 may 23 jun 30 jun 07 jul 14 jul 21 jul 28 jul 25 aug 01 sep 08 sep 27 oct 03 nov 08 dec 15 dec 04 aug 11 aug 18 aug 15 sep 22 sep 29 sep 17 nov 24 nov 29 dec 05 jan 2008 19 jan 26 jan 02 feb 01 mar 08 mar 15 mar 12 apr 19 apr 26 apr 03 may 10 may 09 feb 16 feb 23 feb 22 mar 29 mar 05 apr 03 may 10 may 17 may 24 may 31 may 24 may 31 may 07 jun 14 jun 21 jun 14 jun 21 jun 28 jun 05 jul 12 jul · experience jungle life in the amazon · discover the sites of the sacred valley · visit the reed-made uros island on lake titicaca gkz 31 trip code