Clouds & Canyons
Climb the legendary Inca Trail to the cloud forest citadel of Machu Picchu, dine the traditional way at a ceremonial Pachamanca feast or take an optional flight over the Nazca Lines—the adventure is yours to choose! With the services of a CEO and your accommodation and transport taken care of, this trip offers great value as it introduces the region’s main sights, providing plenty of flexibility so you can experience an adventure you'll never forget. Take a trip that's packed with just the essentials—15 days of maximum Peru at minimum cost. This is everything you imagined Peru would be—and more!
Day 1 Lima
Arrive at any time.
Day 2-3 Nazca
Indulge in a traditional Pachamanca meal. Try numerous optional activities, such as a tour of a pre-Inca desert cemetery with mummies, a flight over the Nazca Lines or sandboarding. Overnight bus on Day 3 to Arequipa.
Day 4-6 Arequipa/Colca Canyon
Wander the streets of the 'white city' and opt to visit the Catalina Convent. On Day 5, enjoy an overnight guided tour to spot condors in Colca Canyon then return to Arequipa on Day 6 to catch the overnight bus to Cusco.
Day 7 Cusco
Free day in Cusco for an optional city tour or take in the local vibe in this popular colonial town.
Day 8 Ccaccaccollo Community
Visit a local community and a Planeterra-supported weaving project. Learn a few Quechua words while overnighting at a family homestay.
Day 9 Ollantaytambo
Embark on an optional Sacred Valley tour with Incan historical sites and ruins. Visit local markets, a Planeterra-supported women's weaving co-op and try one of the many varieties of potatoes native to the region.
Day 10-13 Inca Trail/Machu Picchu
Take in Incan culture, history, and great views on a 4-day guided Inca Trail hike with visit to Machu Picchu. Enjoy Planeterra-supported handmade biodegradable soap products for use on the Inca Trail.
Day 14 Cusco
Free time to explore Cusco and surroundings. Take an optional city tour or go whitewater rafting, horseback riding or mountain biking.
Day 15 Cusco
Depart at any time.
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