This is the best possible option available to combine cruising along the Amazon and
experiencing Machu Picchu, one of the iconic New Seven Wonders of the World. What
makes this more invigorating is that the itinerary combines land tours with the river cruise
portion, allowing you to experience the best of both.
Day 1, Starting point in Lima
Day 2-3, Lima, Cusco, and Sacred Valley: Spend the day in the Sacred Valley of the Incas and
begin with a visit to the Temple of Sacsayhuaman, overlooking Cuzco. See the ceremonial
site of Kenko, and enjoy traditional Peruvian food (which is known for being absolutely
Day 4-6, Machu Picchu and Cusco: Enter the small village of Ollantaytambo, visit the Inca
fortress. Board a train for an epic journey to witness the ancient citadel of Machu Picchu”,
known as the “Lost City of the Incas”. Return to Cusco and visit the Santo Domingo
Day 7, Iquitos: You will take a flight to Iquitos, where you will embark on your river cruise.
Day 8 – 10, Cruise on the Amazon River: Feast your eyes on the plethora of wildlife
(monkeys, pink dolphins, and colorful macaws,Anacondas) and join day trips which provide
you with hikes and strolls along the Ucayali and Maranon Rivers
Day 11, Lima: Disembark at Iquitos and return to Lima by air