19210
Peru/Bolivia
Peru and Bolivia: Machu Picchu and Beyond
Discover renowned archeological sites, ancient civilizations, historic cities and traditional open-air markets as you explore Peru and Bolivia with scholars and local experts.
Rating (4.91)
Program No. 19210RJ
Length
14 days
Starts at
4,049
Flights start at
975
Getting There
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At a Glance

Unearth the treasures of two of South America’s most fascinating countries, Peru and Bolivia, from “The Lost City of the Incas” and the pre-Incan ruins of Tiwanaku to mountain-ringed Lake Titicaca and the historic cities of Cusco and La Paz. Venture off the beaten path to witness local culture, daily life and ageless traditions as they unfold before you.
Activity Level
Active
Walking up to two miles daily on uneven and hilly terrain. Elevations up to 12,500 feet.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • At the extraordinary ancient city of Machu Picchu, examine the remarkably well-preserved ruins of palaces, baths, temples and some 150 houses.
  • Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Tiwanaku, the spiritual and political center of the Tiwanaku people, a precursor of the Incas.
  • Learn about the blending of Catholicism and Andean religions at rarely-visited churches in rural Andean communities.
Featured Expert
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Juan Carlos Nina
A Peru native, Juan Carlos Nina grew up living the culture inherited from his Incan ancestors. He fostered a passion for the history and geography of his home country while studying at San Antonian Abad University. He has worked in the hospitality industry for the past 23 years, and he holds a degree as a certified hospitality supervisor. For the past nine years, Juan Carlos has been showing anyone willing to learn the very best of South America.
Juan Carlos Nina
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