Machu Picchu Trek & Amazon Combo 15D/14N
Be part of an amazing 15-day Peruvian adventure in which you will discover Cuzco and its diverse surroundings. Go rafting down the Vilcanota River, trek in the Andes until you reach the famous Machu Picchu, visit ancient ruins of the ‘Sacred Valley’ and experience a 4-day trip in the Amazon jungle.
- Trek to Machu Picchu for spectacular views in the morning
- Experience unique animal species in the Amazon jungle
- Take part in exciting 4×4 motorbike and rafting tours
Max group size:
- 14N in hostels, 3-star or 4-star hotels, camping, lodge and overnight bus
- Shared shuttle, Public bus and catamaran
- 12 Breakfast(s), 7 Lunch(es), 6 Dinner(s),
- Cultural, adventure and nature expeditions
- English-speaking guide during the activities
- Porters and cook to carry all shared camping equipment, emergency oxygen bottle and First Aid Kit during Machu Picchu Trek
Day 1: Cuzco, Peru
Arrival in CuzcoWelcome to Cuzco! Historic heartland and former capital of the Inca Empire. Our driver will welcome you at the airport and will transfer you to your hotel.
Day 2: Cuzco, Peru
Take an adventurous 4×4 quad bike tour to see some of the Sacred Valley’s most interesting sites. Feel the adrenaline of having total control of a 4×4 quad bike as you drive along dirt roads in the mountains, splashing through mud puddles, passing fields and villages and enjoying the fresh crisp Andean air.
Day 3: Cuzco, Peru
On the way you will stop at a point known as El Mirador, from where you will be able to see the whole Sacred Valley. Then, we visit the town of Pisac and wander through the local market, known for its multi-coloured textiles, local foods, and indigenous clothing. In the afternoon, you will drive along the Urubamba River towards the town of Ollantaytambo.
Day 4: Cuzco - Wayllabamba Camp, Peru
You will be taken by bus to the town of Ollantaytambo, then you will hop back on the bus to Piscacucho, where the famous Inca Trail journey will begin. Hike along rolling hills in the Vilcanota River Valley passing by several small archaeological sites along the way.
Day 5: Wayllabamba Camp - Pacaymayo Camp, Peru
Reach Dead Woman’s Pass followed by a 3 km hike down stone steps to reach Pacaymayo camp. Stroll slowly down to Pacaymayo Camp (3,600m) to enjoy the scenery.
Day 6: Pacaymayo Camp - Wiñayhuayna Camp, Peru
Visit the Pacaymayo archaeological site. Continue to Runquracay Pass. Visit Sayacmarca and Phuyupatamarca. By late afternoon you will reach Wiñayhuayna High Jungle camp set above a river valley in a high jungle climate.
Day 7: Wiñayhuayna Camp - Machu Picchu - Cuzco, Peru
Continue down the final length of the trail to reach the Machu Picchu archaeological complex. Visit this magical site on a 2-hour guided tour. Return to Aguas Calientes from where you will catch a train to Ollantaytambo. From Ollantaytambo, you will take a bus back to Cuzco.
Day 8: Cuzco, Peru
Enjoy a free day in Cuzco to continue exploring the city on your own.
Day 9: Cuzco - Puerto Maldonado, Peru
Splash through the Peruvian rapids and finish off with a thrilling zip-line ride! At night (around 8:00 pm), you’ll be transferred to the local bus station to take the regular overnight bus towards the city of Puerto Maldonado.
Day 10: Puerto Maldonado, Peru
Arrival at Puerto Maldonado at 7:00 am approx. Today, you’ll explore the Amazon jungle. Board a motorized canoe and cruise deep into the jungle. Arrive and settle in to your thatched-roof lodge.
Day 11: Puerto Maldonado, Peru
Get ready for an unforgettable day exploring the depths of the jungle! Set out on a half-day trek guided by local experts on the area’s flora and fauna.
Day 12: Puerto Maldonado, Peru
Today, you’ll continue exploring the Amazon. With your local guide, you’ll coordinate the activities for the day.
Day 13: Puerto Maldonado - Cuzco, Peru
After breakfast, you’ll take the boat back to the city to pick you up your main baggage. Then, you’ll be dropped off at the bus station. At night (around 9:00 pm), you will board the overnight bus back to Cuzco.
Day 14: Cuzco, Peru
Upon arrival in Cuzco (around 7:00 am), you can get a taxi to head to your hotel.
Day 15: Cuzco, Peru
At the appropriate time, our driver will pick you up at the hotel and will transfer you to the airport to take your flight back to Lima, followed by your international departure flight.