Peru Cultural Immersion

Below you will find two interararies: Choose the one that best suits your schedule, and contact us. Whichever trip has more interest will be the one we run.
Please review the general itinerary and information linked to this page, and contact us anytime you have questions.

Option A Examples

Day
Date
Activity
Accomo.
0
TBA
Evening Flight from New Zealand
1
Arrive Lima Airport, early AM; Fly/Arrive in Cusco
Rest up from your travel at our hotel in downtown Cusco.
Evening meal with group including Chimu Inkas musicians from Cusco
Cusco
2
Morning: Start to discover the Ruins in Cusco: The Inca captial, Overview of Inca Empire with our private guide Guillermo Seminario, then in afternoon travel through Sacred Valley to Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo
3
Ollataytambo: Cultural Studies/Many options,/Shamanic studies, Local School
Ollantaytambo
4
Visit small mountain community of Willoc renowned for their weavings
Ollantaytambo
5
Early morning train to Machu Picchu then
Aquas Caliente
6
Train From Aquas Caliente to Ollantaytambo, then Private mini-van through Sacred Valley, Ruins in S.V. Cusco, Music with Chimu Inka
San Blas area, Cusco
7
See Cusco, Visit School possible service project, continue to explore more ruins near Cusco. Learn about Peruvian instruments and music, or shamanic studies at Poqen Kanchay foundation in the outskirts of Cusco.
Cusco
San Blas Area
8
  Head to Lake Titicaca by bus, see important ruins and mountain passes along the way. (8 hr bus), stay in Puno, for the evening
Puno
9
  Boat trip in the morning to Amantani Island on the waters of Lake Titicaca with Richard Cari as our host and guide, and his family at their small Lodge.
Kantuta Lodge,
Family Cari,
Amantani Isl.
10
  Amantani Island: Learn about this unique island culture and enjoy being right on Lake Titicaca, expansive views, time to reflect, relax and enjoy an island retreat, or hike to one of the island's two sacred summits and visit its cermonial site.

Kantuta Lodge,
Family Cari,
Amantani Isl.

11
  Boat trip back to Puno in Afternoon, on the way, visit the floating islands of Urus.
Puno
12
  Fly to Lima from Puno in the morning, - Drive to Nazca from Lima in the afternoon.
Nazca
13
 

Nazca Lines: Optional fly over in small plane, or see them from an elevated tower in the desert. Return to Lima in Afternoon
Optional night flight to New Zealand, or stay in Lima for our Farwell Dinner

Lima
Miraflores
Hotel Antiqua
    Optional: National Museum and downtown, in Lima before night flight
Lima



Option B

Day
Date
Activity
Accomo.
0
TBA
Evening Flight from New Zealand
1
  Arrive Lima Airport, early AM; Fly/Arrive in Cusco
Rest up from your travel at our hotel in downtown Cusco.
Evening meal with group including Chimu Inkas musicians from Cusco
Cusco
2
  Morning: Start to discover the Ruins in Cusco: The Inca captial, Overview of Inca Empire with our private guide Guillermo Seminario, then in afternoon travel through Sacred Valley to Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo
3
  Ollataytambo: Cultural Studies/Many options,/Shamanic studies, Local School
Ollantaytambo
4
  Visit small mountain community of Willoc renowned for their weavings
Ollantaytambo
5
  Early morning train to Machu Picchu then
Aquas Caliente
6
  Train From Aquas Caliente to Ollantaytambo, then Private mini-van through Sacred Valley, Ruins in S.V. Cusco, Music with Chimu Inka
San Blas area, Cusco
7
  See Cusco, Visit School possible service project, continue to explore more ruins near Cusco. Learn about Peruvian instruments and music, or shamanic studies at Poqen Kanchay foundation in the outskirts of Cusco.
Cusco
San Blas Area
8
  Head to Lake Titicaca by bus, see important ruins and mountain passes along the way. (8 hr bus), stay in Puno, for the evening
Puno
9
  Boat trip in the morning to Amantani Island on the waters of Lake Titicaca with Richard Cari as our host and guide, and his family at their small Lodge.
Kantuta Lodge,
Family Cari,
Amantani Isl.
10
  Amantani Island: Learn about this unique island culture and enjoy being right on Lake Titicaca, expansive views, time to reflect, relax and enjoy an island retreat, or hike to one of the island's two sacred summits and visit its cermonial site.

Kantuta Lodge,
Family Cari,
Amantani Isl.

11
  Boat trip back to Puno in Afternoon, on the way, visit the floating islands of Urus.
Puno
12
  Fly to Lima from Puno in the morning, - Drive to Nazca from Lima in the afternoon.
Nazca
13
 

Nazca Lines: Optional fly over in small plane, or see them from an elevated tower in the desert. Return to Lima in Afternoon
Optional night flight to New Zealand or stay in Lima for our Farwell Dinner

Lima
Miraflores
Hotel Antiqua
    Optional: National Museum and downtown, in Lima before night flight
Lima

 

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