Highlights of Peru- Family Trip

Starting Price $3600 per person
Trip Duration 10 Days
Availibility All Year
Activity Level Medium level of fitness
Highlights
  • Multi-day community service and cultural interaction
  • Visit one of the man-made wonders of the world, Machu Picchu
  • Guided tour of Lima
  • Guided tour of Cusco
  • Spend a night on a floating reed island on Lake Titicaca
  • Souvenir shopping and exploration in the town on Puno
What To Expect

Visit the incredible 9th Wonder of the World, Machu Picchu. Play volleyball against an indigenous tribe on a man-made reed island in the highest lake in the world, Titicaca. Community service, homestays, and espanol

Educational Benefits

Our Educational trips to Peru can be linked to many Curriculum including History, Archaeology, Outdoor Education and Spanish.

Customization

All family trip itineraries are completely customizable for your group, desires, and needs.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 - Travel to Peru

Depart on our overnight flight to Peru.

Day 2 - Tour Lima, Transfer to Cusco

Arrive and begin our Peru School trip. Learn about the history and culture of Peru’s capital as we visit Plaza de Armas, La Catedral de Lima, and more. Continue on our journey to our final destination of Cusco.

Days 3 - 5 - Community Service

Explore the many sights of this historic city of Cusco: visit Barrio de San Blas, a picturesque neighborhood filled with artisans and craft shops. Transfer to Ollantaytambo. an impressive Incan archaeological site located within the Sacred Valley. Proceed to the rural village where we will be spending the upcoming days on our service project and cultural interaction.

Day 6 - Machu Picchu

Ride the train to visit Machu Picchu today. The sight of Machu Picchu shooting out through the clouds at an elevation of nearly 2,500m is one you will not forget anytime soon. We will have time to explore the ancient city.

Day 7 - Travel to Lake Titicaca

The largest lake in South America and often referred to as the highest navigable lake in the world (elevation: 3,812 m). Board a boat for a floating reed island in the middle of the lake! The indigenous Uros people, predating the Incan civilization, use totora reeds to build ‘artificial’ islands in the middle of the lake, as a means of isolating themselves from prior enemies. overnight on island.

Day 8 - Floating Reed Island, Lake Titicaca

Morning further acquainting ourselves with our Uros hosts. Transfer back to Puno by boat, time to buy some last minute souvenirs in this quaint water-front town. Enjoy a final celebratory dinner and evening before spending the night at our Puno accommodation.

Day 9 - Transfer to Juliaca

Transfer to Juliaca and board our flights homeward bound, stops en route

 

Day 10 - Home

Arrive home after an incredible trip to Peru School Trip

Transportation
  • Airfare
    Roundtrip group airfare to Peru
  • Bus
    Private coach bus as needed for duration of tour
Accommodation
  • Hostel
    Centrally located, student friendly hostels
  • Community
    Accommodation at a local community during service portion
Food

Three meals a day included in tour. Meals at locally owned and run restaurants and accommodations serving authentic cuisine sufficient for all appetites.

Meet Our Leaders
Marta Fabregas
Did you know?

Peru is home to one of the world’s deepest canyon in the world: at 3,535 meters deep, it’s twice as deep as the Grand Canyon

Places You’ll Visit

Lima

Learn about the history and culture of Peru’s capital as we visit Plaza de Armas, La Catedral de Lima, and more

Cusco

From its indigenous population, to the Incan era, through Spanish colonization and modern times, we will explore the many sights of this historic city

Ollantaytambo

An impressive Incan archaeological site located within the Sacred Valley

Machu Picchu

The sight of Machu Picchu shooting out through the clouds at an elevation of nearly 2,500m is one you will not forget anytime soon

Lake Titicaca

The indigenous Uros people, predating the Incan civilization, use totora reeds to build ‘artificial’ islands in the middle of the lake, as a means of isolating themselves from prior enemies

Puno

Last minute souvenirs in this quaint water-front town

Juliaca

Homeward bound from Juliaca