20941
Peru
From Machu Picchu to the Peruvian Galápagos: An Active Grandparent Adventure
Enjoy a big adventure with your grandchild as you explore Machu Picchu, admire Pizarro's "City of Kings" and see a 600 foot geoglyph on the Paracas Peninsula.
Program No. 20941RJ
Length
10 days
Starts at
3,752
Flights start at
895
Getting There
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At a Glance

With a young learner at your side, experience the excitement of two very different parts of Peru. Travel high into the Andes to raft the swelling waters of the Urubamba River and unlock the mysteries of the mighty Inca. Then meet penguins, sea lions and more swooping seabirds than anyone could count on the Paracas Peninsula.
Activity Level
Moderately Challenging
Walking up to one mile at a time over varied terrain. Standing up to one hour. Conditions can be hot and humid. Elevations up to 11,000 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 ...

  • Learn the fascinating story of the Incas as you explore the Lost City of Machu Picchu and experience Incan food, art and music.
  • See llamas, alpacas and vicuna and learn how their wool is woven into colorful textiles.
  • Grab a sandboard and swoosh down the sloping, golden dunes near Paracas.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 12-15.
Suggested Reading List
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