Incas to Amazon

Duration: Two weeks

Pros: Lots of ruins and the jungle (as per the name!)

Cons: No time on the coast, no architecture, no cities


Start in Lima

Fly to Cusco

  • Ollantaytambo, a traditional Inca village where you can stay
  • Pisac, fortress of the Sacred Valley
  • Maras, salt mines
  • Countless other ruins in and around Cusco (Saksaywaman, Moray, etc.)
  • Machu Picchu

Take a bus to Manu Biosphere Reserve (long, long bus ride!  16-18 hours)

    • Note: you probably want to book a tour for this!
  • Boat ride through the reserve
  • Camping
  • Wildlife watching
  • Hiking through the jungle and lookout stations

Fly back to Lima

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: