This holiday takes in the best of Ecuador and Peru. Enjoy the unique wildlife of Galapagos Islands. Discover the unappreciated charms of Quito and culinary delights of Lima. Marvel at Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Ecuador, Galapagos and Peru Highlights
- Enjoy the unique wildlife of the Galapagos Islands
- Stay in Quito in Ecuador and enjoy the culinary delights of Lima, Peru
- Marvel at Machu Picchu
Galapagos 4 nights | Quito 2 nights | Lima 3 nights | Sacred Valley / Machu Picchu 3 nights
Days 1 and 2 : London to Quito
Fly overnight to Quito, Ecuador’s capital city.
Days 2 and 3 : Quito | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Discover the delights of Quito’s well preserved colonial city centre on an afternoon walking tour. Next day a full day tour to Mindo Cloud Forest on the slopes of the Andes where birds, butterflies and orchids will enchant you.
Day 4 : Quito to Galapagos Islands
Fly to Galapagos Islands.
Days 4 to 7 : Galapagos Islands cruise | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
The Galapagos Islands are sure to be a highlight of your holiday. Four days afloat to explore this wildlife paradise. Time to swim and snorkel
as well as explore on land. In small groups you will get close to sea lions, giant tortoises and lizards as well as see many unusual and rare birds.
Day 8 : Galapagos Islands to Lima via Quito
Fly to Lima via Quito.
Days 8 and 9 : Lima | Meals: Breakfast
Two days to discover the archaeological and historic sights of this fascinating city which date back to pre-Colombian times. Time also
to sample Lima’s culinary delights with the evening gourmet dining experience that is included.
Day 10 : Lima to Cusco
Fly to Lima via Quito.
Days 10 and 11 : Cusco | Meals: Breakfast
Time to acclimatise and then explore Cusco, a beautiful colonial city and former capital of the Incas on a guided tour of the city centre and
Day 12 : Cusco to Sacred Valley
Drive from Cusco to Sacred Valley.
Days 12 and 13 : Sacred Valley | Meals: Breakfast
Tour of the Sacred Valley visiting the market town and ruins of Pisac. Next day another highlight of your holiday when you take the train to Machu Picchu, the lost city of the Incas.
Day 14 : Sacred Valley to Cusco | Meals: Breakfast
Afternoon train journey to Cusco, where you have more time to explore. Spend the night in Cusco.
Day 15 : Cusco to Lima to London | Meals: Breakfast
Fly from Cusco to Lima for flight home to London.
Day 16 : London
Arrival in London.
Indicative Holiday Prices
All of our holidays are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. As a guide, this 16 day suggested holiday will cost from £4,750 per person (Superior) and £5,700 (Luxury) including international flights.