Discover the best of the Galapagos Island and the wonders of Peru with a voyage from Lima to Quito on a 15-day expedition. Immerse yourself on a truly spectacular journey featuring all quintessential stops of Peru including Machu Picchu followed by an intimate 4 night Active and Discovery small river cruise to the Galapagos Islands. Immerse yourself abroad by foot, snorkel or simply savour the pace of cruising and sightseeing as you connect to rich cultures.
Start your journey in the charming city of Lima in Peru where you’ll explore at your own leisure and on a guided walking adventure unveiling its historical landmarks. Fly to Cusco, the former capital of the Inca Empire and unearth its mysteries, secrets and stories of the Sacred Valley. Unveil its wonders from the impressive Inca constructions of ancient Puca Pucara, the spectacular Temple of Sacsayhuaman, the Inca fortress of Ollytaytambo and the mystical Machu Picchu. Along the way gain cultural immersion with visits to local homes and an insight to their way of living and traditions. Your adventure culminates as you fly to Cristobal Island for an incredible 4 nights Galapagos Islands cruise onboard the opulent Treasure of Galapagos. Journey the spectacular natural wonders and wildlife of this unique part of the world accompanied by your local Naturalist. Get up close encounters with flora and fauna found no where else in the world. Marvel at giant tortoises, Galapagos sea lions and marine iguanas and more. Discover this mysterious paradise by land or water adventures with hikes, swimming and snorkeling experiences colliding with magnificent marine life including sea lions and penguins. End your magical cruise in Santa Cruz before a flight to Quito, the capital of Ecuador.
In between adventures, relax onboard the intimate 9 suite ship, the Treasure of Galapagos, catering to just a maximum of 16 guests. Unwind in your spacious suites with balconies or amid the elegantly appointed common areas including an indoor lounge & bar, outdoor lounge, sun deck with jacuzzi and an observation deck.
Active, Discovery or Classic
With multiple activity options from Active, Discovery or Classic to choose from each day, the cruise itinerary would accommodate varied interests and fitness levels, giving you the freedom to enjoy the best of a region tailored to you. You can choose to go slow pace taking in sounds and flavors of each city or as active to fulfill natural curiosity and wonder as spirited travelers. For more information, please refer to daily itinerary and ‘How To Choose Your Excursion Type ‘.
This luxury river cruise package includes 14 nights of accommodation in city hotels and onboard the Treasure of Galapagos on a twin-share basis. Meals and activities are included as specified. Experience a river cruise that is action-packed or filled with interactive discoveries as you explore destinations in true comfort and cruise your way.
Embark on an expedition capturing the best of ancient ruins, cultures, mysteries and the magnificent wildlife and natural wonders of this unique part of the world. Immerse in an intimate and exclusive cruise adventure that will leave you wanting more.
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This tour is eligible to earn ONLYLUXE reward points