From (AUD)$16,295
Days25
Airfares included
Embark on a unique adventure through the awe-inspiring marvels of South America and Cuba. Be astonished by the incredible works of the Incas and their ancient capital, Machu Picchu. Follow in the footsteps of Charles Darwin in the nature-rich Galapagos Islands. Step back in time in the colourful, UNESCO World Heritage-listed towns of Cuba.
Group Size — Max 20
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $325pp pre-paid
Transport — Boat, Classic Car, Coach, Plane & Train
No Hidden Extras

Enjoy a magical day travelling through the Sacred Valley to the legendary Lost city of the Incas - Machu Picchu!

Spend four magical nights discovering the wildlife of the incredible Galapagos Islands.

Stop at the Bay of Pigs in Cuba, where the failed US military invasion took place in 1961.

Explore the many incredible sites of Cusco, including Sacsayhuaman, Qoricancha and the streets of Barrio de San Blas.

Special Experiences

Enjoy an Andean brunch, with traditional chicha and cuy, a regional delicacy of guinea pig.
We fly to the amazing Galapagos Islands, one of the world's best destinations for viewing wildlife. We'll enjoy lunch at a heritage property amongst the giant tortoises once we arrive.
Step back in time to the 1960s to discover the history and charm of Old Havana on a walking tour.
Visit a tobacco field and drying house to learn more about the production of cigars before lunch with some locals.
Cruise through Old Havana's Malecon and Revolution Square districts by classic car.

Itinerary Cuba, Peru & the Galapagos

Itinerary

Day

Inclusions Cuba, Peru & the Galapagos

Inclusions

Sightseeing

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Discover the wonders of Peru

  • Discover the sights of Lima on a city tour and visit the famous Larco Museum, containing priceless Incan artefacts.
  • Stop in the small town of Pisac and explore the impressive ruins and lively market.
    Tour the town and fortress ruins of Ollantaytambo, then visit a house for a taste of local life.
  • Visit a local chicheria. Learn about and taste the traditional chicha and try some of the local delicacy, guinea pig.
  • Explore the patchwork of salt pans at Maras and the elliptical terraces of Moray before visiting the Seminario pottery workshop in Urubamba.
  • Travel by Vistadome train to Aguas Calientes, gateway to Machu Picchu!
  • Feel the magic of the Lost Incan City of Machu Picchu on an in-depth guided tour and enjoy some time to explore the ruins at your own pace.
  • Spend the night in a nature retreat in Aguas Calientes.
  • Travel by Vistadome train to Ollantaytambo. Continue to Cusco by road, stopping at Chinchero for a traditional weaving demonstration.
  • Explore the San Pedro Market and the ancient Incan fortress of Sacsayhuaman in Cusco.
  • Enjoy a walking tour of the 17th century Cathedral in Cuzco and Koricancha (Temple of the Sun)

Guayaquil

  • Take a panoramic tour of Guayaquil including Parque de las Iguanas, Malecon 2000, City hall and the Simon Bolivar and San Martin Monuments.

Follow in the footsteps of Darwin on the Galapagos Islands

  • Spend four magical nights discovering the wildlife of the incredible Galapagos Islands. Enjoy lunch among the giant tortoises, visit uninhabited islands and witness the unique animals and birds that call this archipelago home - blue-footed boobys, frigate birds, iguanas, sea lions and brilliant coloured crabs!

Step back in time in colonial Cuba

  • Discover the history and charm of Old Havana on a walking tour.
  • Visit a tobacco field and drying house at the Hector Luis Prito Cigar Farm, and observe famous Cuban cigars being rolled.
  • Experience lunch Cuban-style at Finca Agrologic, a typical 'Paladar', with a local Cuban family.
  • Enjoy the panoramic views over the Viñales valley from the Los Jazmines lookout point en route to Las Terrazas.
  • Stop at the infamous Bay of Pigs, where the failed US Military invasion of 1961 was undertaken and explore the museum.
  • Enjoy a city tour of charming Cienfuegos, the 'Pearl of the South'. See the historic town-centre, Teatro Tomas Terry, the Main Square, Malecon and Prado.
  • Cruise to the end of Cienfuegos Bay and visit Jagua Fortress, erected by King Philip V of Spain to protect the bay from pirates.
  • Stop at picturesque El Nicho Waterfalls, take a guided walk to Salto El Nicho and enjoy some free time for swimming.
  • Experience Cuban life at a traditional Casa homestay in Trinidad.
  • Get a taste for the Cuban spirit and spend an evening at famous 'Casa de la Trova' in Trinidad.
  • Take a city tour of Trinidad, one of Cuba's most enchanting cities, including the Museum of Romance and a visit to the Canchanchara bar to try its namesake cocktail.
  • Drive through the rows of sugarcane fields in the Valle de los Ingenios and visit the Manaca Iznaga tower for amazing views over the valley.
  • Visit the Mausoleum of Che Guevara, the monument of the blinded train and the historic centre in Santa Clara.
  • Tour the sights of 'New Havana' including Hamel Island, Fusterland & Fort of Havana.
  • Tour timeless Havana by classic car including Malecon and Plaza de la Revolucion.

Not Included

  • INGALA Galapagos Visitor Card Fee - $20pp US
  • Galapagos National Park Fee - $100pp US

Travel

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  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to South America and the USA. Taxes included
  • 5 economy-class flights within the South America
  • Economy-class flight from South America to Cuba
  • Economy-class flight from Cuba to USA
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Tipping Made Easy, $325pp pre-paid

Accommodation

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  • 19 nights in 3-4½ star hotels
  • 2 nights in Casa homestay in Trinidad
  • 1 night stay at the 4½ star Inkaterra Machu Picchu Eco Retreat, Aguas Calientes

Meals

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  • 22 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 5 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based tour directors (based on minimum of 8 passengers)
  • English-speaking locally based guides

Porterage

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  • Porterage included where available

Some things to note

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Bunnik Tours has a small number of optional extras that may be available to you on your small group tour. These optional extras are based on special-interest activities that don't always appeal to everyone, meaning they're truly optional. To view our optional excursions in South & Central America click here.

Information Cuba, Peru & the Galapagos

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Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

 

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

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Dates & Prices Cuba, Peru & the Galapagos

Dates & Prices
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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
Status    
13 Nov 20
07 Dec 20
$16,295
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Additional Information

Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $325pp pre-paid
Taxes
Total cost includes - air taxes, $1,325
Single Supplement
From $3,150
Day/Date Variations
Due to airline flight schedules day of arrival and day of departure may vary depending on your city of departure
Taxes & Fuel Costs
Total cost includes air taxes. Taxes and fuel surcharges change regularly so above levies shown as a guide only
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

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