The Best of Ancient Peru (land tour)

Dates: Friday, October 12, 2018 to Friday, October 26, 2018 (15 Days)
Tour Leader: Jo Burkholder

View of the Sacred Valley from the Sun Temple at Písac.

See the best of ancient Peru: this custom-designed tour is carefully paced for you to thoroughly explore many of Peru's greatest archaeological sites, from its archaeologically rich northern coast to its spectacular mountain landscapes, with time to relax and enjoy your well-located hotels. In the company of archaeologist Jo Burkholder, explore magnificent ancient sites, a variety of museums, and picturesque villages and cities. In addition to making two visits to legendary Machu Picchu, highlights include the impressive Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman and ruins of the Inca town of Ollantaytambo; the renowned Moche tombs of Sipán at Huaca Rajada; and the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Lima, Cuzco, and Chan Chan, one of South America's largest pre-Columbian sites. Spend three nights each in Chiclayo, the Sacred Valley, and Cuzco for convenience and ample time to explore. Travel with a maximum of just 15 participants.


Pricing:
$7,295 (13-15 participants) per person double occupancy
$7,595 (10-12 participants) per person double occupancy
$1,545 single supplement (limited availability)


 

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Itinerary

Friday, October 12, 2018 - Home | Lima, Peru
Saturday, October 13 - Lima | Trujillo
Sunday, October 14 - Trujillo | Huacas del Sol/de la Luna | Chan Chan | Trujillo
Monday, October 15 - Trujillo | Huaca Cao Viejo | San Jose de Moro | Zaña | Chiclayo
Tuesday, October 16 - Chiclayo | Ferrenafe | Mórrope | Chiclayo
Wednesday, October 17 - Chiclayo | Lambayeque | Sipán | Chiclayo
Thursday, October 18 - Chiclayo | Lima | Cuzco | Ollantaytambo | Urubamba
Friday, October 19 - Urubamba | Moray | Maras | Chincheros | Urubamba
Saturday, October 20 - Urubamba | Pisac | Urubamba
Sunday, October 21 - Urubamba | Ollantaytambo | Aguas Calientes | Machu Picchu | Aguas Calientes
Monday, October 22 - Machu Picchu
Tuesday, October 23 - Machu Picchu | Ollantaytambo | Cuzco
Wednesday, October 24 - Cuzco | Sacsayhuaman | Cuzco
Thursday, October 25 - Cuzco | Tipon | Piquillaqta | Raqchi | Cuzco
Friday, October 26 - Cuzco | Lima | Home

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If you have any additional questions, please email us at aia@studytours.org (and include your full name) or call us toll-free at (800) 748-6262 (toll: 603-756-2884).

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  • https://www.archaeological.org/sites/default/files/peru10-18_reservationform.pdf
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