Andes Adventure

I had an amazing trip! A once in a lifetime experience, and memories I will cherish forever ... the entire experience from booking to trekking was exceptional, I couldn't expect higher standards.

Gabrielle Johnston | North Ryde, Australia
 
 

Best of South America - Over 55's adventure

On this complete panorama of South America we combine the cultural highlights with time in the Amazon jungle and a well-devised trek in the Andes. If you have not trekked before don't worry, our "five" star trekking service will ensure a safe and satisfying experience. We travel from Buenos Aires, the vibrant Paris of South America, and the magnificent Iguazu Falls to Lima. We continue onto Cusco, with its endearing Inca and Spanish heritage and La Paz with its colourful markets and live music clubs. By contrast, the more active stages of the trip will provide further enduring memories. In the Amazon jungle, we undertake gentle boat trips and walks in search of the prolific birdlife, while in the Andes we trek for four days along a beautiful, recently restored Inca Trail. In the company of our experienced guides we follow an ancient granite trail through orchid-filled cloud forest before finally ascending the last section of the legendary Inca Trail into Machu Picchu.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Buenos Aires
DAY 2 Fly to Iguazu Falls
DAY 3 Fly to to Lima
DAY 4 In Lima
DAYS 5/6 Fly to Puerto Maldonado, transfer to jungle lodge
DAY 7 Fly to Cusco
DAY 8 In Cusco, walking tour
DAYS 9/10 To Sacred Valley, day walk
DAYS 11/13 Commence 'Lower' Inca Trail trek
DAY 14 Complete trek at Machu Picchu
DAY 15 At Machu Picchu, return to Cusco
DAY 16 In Cusco
DAYS 17/18 To Puno and Lake Titicaca
DAY 19 To Copacabana
DAY 20 To La Paz
DAYS 21/22 In La Paz
DAY 23 In La Paz, trip concludes

traveller reviews

Our recent over 55 trip to South America exceeded our expectations with accommodation and culinary delights. Our guides were competent and compassionate for our group's ability, with exceptional local history.

J. Lembke Carringbah South, NSW, Australia

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Trip Code: SA5
Trip Grading: Introductory
Duration:  23 days
Activities:  Trekking Adventure Touring Wildlife Safari Over 55 Adventures
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Next Trip:  19 April 2017
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price: £3,090.00 GBP

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Park & entry fees valued at: $175 USD
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