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Essential Peru - Intrepid Travel
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11 days

Essential Peru

Start and end in Lima
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
16
Physical rating:
Active
Age range:
18 to 29
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
16402
Hygiene Measures:
Included
Private available:
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Travel, Your Way

Good reasons for travelling privately:

  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Itinerary

Start and end in Lima! With the Adventure tour Essential Peru, you have a 11 days tour package taking you through Lima, Peru and 5 other destinations in Peru. Essential Peru includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Lima
  2. Day 2: Cusco
  3. Day 3: Cusco
  4. Day 4: Inca Trail, Quarry Trail or Train option
  5. Day 5: Inca Trail, Quarry Trail or Train option
  6. Day 6: Inca Trail, Quarry Trail or Train option
  7. Day 7: Inca Trail, Quarry Trail or Train option / Machu Picchu
  8. Day 8: Cusco
  9. Day 9-10: Puerto Maldonado (Amazon Jungle)
  10. Day 11: Lima
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Camping

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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    I had better trips with other companies but still it was really good!
    Trip date: January 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    The trip was very well organized but we had some ha he itinerary because a strike during our trip which it was an adventure but our leader managed it so well. But we also had a issue with one of our members of the trip who was offensive with some... Show more
    Trip date: February 2019
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Had a good experience and good itinerary of the trip . Having many home stay and visiting community was nice but maybe during a tour where there is other places to visit the home stays was too many .
    Trip date: February 2019
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Great trip with lots of variety of places to visit and doing the quarry trek was my highlight and visiting Machupicchu . Having kicks guide makes a different experience for my view of the country .
    Trip date: February 2019
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Usually I travel solo but because u wanted to do the hike to visit Machupicchu I decided to book with Intrepid . I found that the trip was very well planned and covering the best of the place we were traveling . Also ha big a local leader along the trip... Show more
    Trip date: February 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    I did not like some of the accomodation that we stayed in due to having to request for clean towels to be provided at more than one accomodation. Also had to request a room change in Paracas due to room having extremely unpleasant odour.
    Trip date: March 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    We loved the trip and Manuel was an excellent guide.
    Trip date: March 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Use of local guides, good experiences.
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Great guide. Always on the go, but sufficient time to soak up the culture.
    Trip date: December 2018
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    The organization was great and the staff was caring as I did expect it. This was my 2nd trip with Intrepid (after South Africa in 217).
    Trip date: December 2018
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel

Dates & Availability

11 days
Essential Peru
From Lima to Lima
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Do I need a visa for this tour?

      Visa requirements are always changing so it is best to contact your local embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date information.

    • Is travel insurance recommended?

      Travel insurance is highly recommended. TourRadar has partnered with World Nomads to ensure you are adequately covered whilst travelling. For more information please contact our Travel Experts.

    • Is there a guide?

      A guide will accompany you on the tour.

    • Are meals included?

      Selected meals are included as per the itinerary.

    • Is transport included?

      Transport is included on this tour.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      S/.
      Sol
      Peru
    • Plugs & Adapters

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

      Type A
      Peru
      Type B
      Peru
      Type C
      Peru
      Type E
      Peru
      Type F
      Peru
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Peru. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Peru. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Peru. Ideally 3 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Peru. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Rabies - Recommended for Peru. Ideally 1 month before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Recommended for Peru. Ideally 10 days 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 February 17th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after February 17th, 2021, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. 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 26 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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