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Adventures Afloat: Ecuador & Peru: Exploring the Inca’s Sacred Empire and the Amazon Region

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Program #15476RJ
15 Days | 14 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 40 total, 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 13 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Casa Andina Select: Lima, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The Casa Andina Select hotel is located in Lima's trendy Miraflores neighborhood, within easy access to restaurants and local attractions. The newly constructed hotel has 155 rooms with modern installations and various amenities meant to satisfy the needs of both leisure and business travelers.

Contact info:
Calle Schell 452
Miraflores, Lima, Peru
phone: +51-1-2139739
web: www.casa-andina.com

Room amenities: Comfortable rooms with private baths, hair dryer, AC, safety deposit box, minibar, soundproof windows, direct dial phone, and cable TV.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Spa, gym, sun terrace with Jacuzzi, conference rooms, business center, high-speed Wi-Fi Internet access, laundry service, valet service, currency exchange, 24 hr front desk, luggage storage, and souvenir shop.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Subject to availability.
Please contact the Program Coordinator, Holbrook Travel, at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for information on availability and rates.

Additional nights after: Subject to availability.
Please contact the Program Coordinator, Holbrook Travel, at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for information on availability and rates.

M/V Jungle Discovery: Amazonia, 6 nights
Type: Riverboat

Description: The MV Jungle Discovery measures 98.4 ft in length and 34.8 ft in beam and has 3 decks. The modern river vessel was built in 2005 and is able to carry up to 30 passengers in its 15 comfortable, air conditioned cabins. All cabins on the MVJungle Discovery are outward facing and have windows.

Ship Information: LENGHT: 30 m / 98.4 ft BEAM: 10.60 m / 34.8 ft DRAFT: 1.15 m / 3.8 ft COUNTRY FLAG: IQUITOS, PERU YEAR CONSTRUCTION: 2005 GENERAL ENGINES: 2 X VOLVO PENTA 235 HP AUXILIARY ENGINES: 2 X OUTBOARD 75HP GENERATORS: 2 X PERKINS 45 KVH CURRENT: 110 V / 220 V - 12 / 24 AMP FRESH WATER TREATMENT: SPECIAL FILTER SYSTEM FOR RIVER WATER IN SHOWER AND SINK SEWAGE TREATMENT: SEWAGE TREATMENT SYSTEM FOR BLACK WATER NAVIGATION & SAFETY: RADIO SSB & VHF, GPS, RADAR AND DEPTH SONAR SPEED: 5 – 8 KNOTS CAPACITY: 30 PASSENGERS

Contact info:
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phone: +0000000000000000
Room amenities: Each cabin has a large picture window, air conditioning, and its own private bathroom with hot and cold water. The MV Jungle Discovery only has outer cabins. Cabin sizes vary by cruise category. Cabins located on the Sun Deck and Main Deck are larger and have access to the outer decks instead of an inner hallway.

Facility amenities: Social areas include an air conditioned dining room, a bar, a panoramic terrace, and a spacious sundeck.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Posada del Inca: Yucay, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Country lodge built on the site of a 350 year old monastery.

Contact info:
Plaza Manco II de Yucay 123
Yucay, 0000 Peru
phone: +518-420-1107
web: www.sonesta.com

Room amenities: Heating, direct dial telephones, and in-room safe.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar, business center, meeting room, gift shop, and luggage storage.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

El Mapi Hotel: Aguas Calientes, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: El Mapi (formerly Machu Picchu Inn) provides a wonderful location from which you can admire the quaint and folksy town known as Aguas Calientes.

Contact info:
109 Pachacutec Ave.
Machu Picchu Pueblo
Aguas Calientes, Peru
phone: +51-84-211011
web: www.elmapihotel.com/

Room amenities: Each room is equipped with blackout curtains, 100% cotton sheets, down duvets, hypoallergenic pillows, cotton bath robes, natural herbal amenities, 32" flat screen TVs and tight-focus reading lights.

Facility amenities: Assistance between Machu Picchu train station and the hotel, luggage storage, wake up calls, 24 hr reception desk, restaurant, DirecTv, Wi-fi, turndown services between 6pm- 8pm, self-guided fern walk, oxygen upon request, hot water pool, gift shop, and computer room.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Casa Andina Private Collection – Cusco: Cusco, 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Converted from an 18th century colonial house, the hotel is located 3 blocks away from Cusco’s main square.

Contact info:
Plazoleta de Limacpampa Chico 473
Cusco, Peru
phone: +51-84-232610
web: www.casa-andina.com

Room amenities: 100 rooms with heat, cable television, safe deposit box, direct-dial telephone, coffee making facility and private bathroom with hairdryer. Oxygen available upon request.

Facility amenities: Restaurant and bar, Wi-Fi Internet access, PC with internet access, laundry service, room service, medical assistance and currency exchange.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Casa Andina Select: Lima, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The Casa Andina Select hotel is located in Lima's trendy Miraflores neighborhood, within easy access to restaurants and local attractions. The newly constructed hotel has 155 rooms with modern installations and various amenities meant to satisfy the needs of both leisure and business travelers.

Contact info:
Calle Schell 452
Miraflores, Lima, Peru
phone: +51-1-2139739
web: www.casa-andina.com

Room amenities: Comfortable rooms with private baths, hair dryer, AC, safety deposit box, minibar, soundproof windows, direct dial phone, and cable TV.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Spa, gym, sun terrace with Jacuzzi, conference rooms, business center, high-speed Wi-Fi Internet access, laundry service, valet service, currency exchange, 24 hr front desk, luggage storage, and souvenir shop.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Subject to availability.
Please contact the Program Coordinator, Holbrook Travel, at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for information on availability and rates.

Additional nights after: Subject to availability.
Please contact the Program Coordinator, Holbrook Travel, at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for information on availability and rates.



The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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14 nights of accommodations
40 meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 13 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
28 Field trips
1 Performances
3 Flights during the program

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