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Adventures Afloat: Peru to New York: The Inca and Maya, the Panama Canal and More

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Program #21221RJ
23 Days | 22 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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.
On a grand voyage from Peru to New York, discover the treasures of the Incas and the Mayans, experience life at an Ecuadorian hacienda, sail through the Panama Canal and explore vividly beautiful environments.


Highlights

• Delve into the fascinating history of the Incas at the “Lost City” of Machu Picchu, in the Sacred Valley and in Cusco.
• Transit the Panama Canal and learn how this incredible engineering project came to be completed.
• Walk among the Mayan ruins at Tulum and Quirigua to discover the secrets of this mighty civilization.

Activity Notes

Walking on uneven and hilly terrain. Stone steps without railings at archaeological sites. In certain ports, guests are brought ashore in tender boats. Participants must be able to get in and out of tenders.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Lima (Peru), 2 nights; flight & coach to Sacred Valley, 1 night; train to Machu Picchu, 1 night; train & coach to Cusco, 2 nights; flight to Lima, embark Marina, 16 nights (ports of call include Salaverry, Manta (Ecuador), Panama Canal (Panama), Puerto Limón (Costa Rica), Santo Tomás (Guatemala), Roatán (Honduras), Cozumel (Mexico), Miami, Fla., Port Canaveral, Fla. Charleston, S.C.); disembark New York City, N.Y., departure.

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Apr 15 — May 7, 2015 $10599  
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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
22 nights of accommodations
60 meals: 21 breakfasts, 21 lunches, 18 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
24 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
2 Flights during the program

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5
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