This tour not only showcases the major cultural and archaeological treasures of Peru, it highlights native birds and Peru's myriad orchid species. You will experience seven different ecological areas, with their unique birds and orchids. From Machu Picchu's orchid garden with 372 orchid varieties to the magnificent condors in Colca Canyon to the bird-attracting clay licks in the Amazon rainforest, this tour offers an intimate view of Peru's spectacular natural wonders. You'll be driven through magnificent ancient valleys, you'll take a rail journey considered one of the most spectacular in the world through the Canyon of Vilcanota to Machu Picchu. You will also visit quaint towns, markets, and special Inca sites. For this tour we have chosen guides that specialize in botany and ornithology.
Your tour also includes our signature Cultural Expeditions Cultural Immersion Evening, featuring a "taste of Peru," a dinner of exquisite Peruvian cuisine, and accommodations at a luxury hotel, a presentation by a Peruvian orchid or birding expert along with time to relax and ask follow-up questions of your guide and other Peruvian experts so you can truly understand your experiences in Peru.
Day 1 Lima, Transfer to your hotel
Day 2 Lima, Arequipa
Day 3 Arequipa to Colca Canyon, Arequipa
Day 4 Arequipa to Cusco, Sacred Valley
Day 5 Sacred Valley to Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu (luxury hotel)
Day 6 Machu Picchu, Cusco
Day 7 Cusco, Aguajales, Huacarpay lagoon, Manu Road
Day 8 Cusco, Puerto Maldonado, Posada Amazonas
Day 9 Posada Amazonas
Day 10 Puerto Maldonado to Lima airport
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