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The Explorer (Train Machu Picchu, 18 Days) - Contiki
18 days

The Explorer (Train Machu Picchu, 18 Days)

From Cusco to Rio de Janeiro
Tour Operator:
Contiki
Max group size:
30
Age range:
18 to 35
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
156885
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Highlights

  • Grab that #instaworthy shot llama selfie at Machu Picchu
  • Bust some moves and learn the tango in Buenos Aires
  • Bask in spectacular views from Christ the Redeemer
  • Party the night away at carnival capital of Rio de Janeiro

Itinerary

Start in Cusco and end in Rio de Janeiro! With the Adventure tour The Explorer (Train Machu Picchu, 18 Days), you have a 18 days tour package taking you through Cusco, Peru and 12 other destinations in Latin America. The Explorer (Train Machu Picchu, 18 Days) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Cusco
  2. Day 2: Cusco to Sacred Valley
  3. Day 3: Sacred Valley to Aguas Calientes or Inca Trail Trek
  4. Day 4: Machu Picchu to Cusco
  5. Day 5: Cusco
  6. Day 6: Cusco to Jungle Lodge
  7. Day 7: Jungle Lodge to Puerto Maldonado
  8. Day 8: Puerto Maldonado to Lima
  9. Day 9: Lima to Buenos Aires
  10. Day 10: Buenos Aires
  11. Day 11: Buenos Aires
  12. Day 12: Buenos Aires
  13. Day 13: Buenos Aires to Iguassu Falls
  14. Day 14: Iguassu Falls
  15. Day 15: Iguassu Falls to Rio De Janeiro
  16. Day 16: Rio de Janeiro
  17. Day 17: Rio de Janeiro
  18. Day 18: Rio de Janeiro
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Lodge

Customer Reviews

  • The Explorer (Train Machu Picchu, 18 Days) reviewer 1
    · July 7th, 2018
    Abel is the best! Probably my favourite trip so far!
    Trip date: June 2018

Dates & Availability

18 days
The Explorer (Train Machu Picchu, 18 Days)
From Cusco to Rio de Janeiro
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Good to Know

  • Currency
    $
    Argentine Peso
    Argentina
    R$
    Brazilian Real
    Brazil
    S/.
    Sol
    Peru
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, I. As a traveller from England, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, I, A, B. As a traveller from Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, A, B.

    Type C
    Argentina, Brazil and Peru
    Type E
    Argentina, Brazil and Peru
    Type F
    Argentina, Brazil and Peru
    Type I
    Argentina
    Type A
    Brazil and Peru
    Type B
    Brazil and Peru
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Argentina, Brazil and Peru. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Argentina, Brazil and Peru. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Argentina, Brazil and Peru. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Argentina and Peru. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Recommended for Argentina, Brazil and Peru. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Brazil and Peru. Ideally 3 months before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before April 12th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after April 12th, 2021, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Contiki. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 45 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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