Machu Picchu and Galapagos

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 15 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 14+ yrs
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Starts Cusco, Peru
  • Ends Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • +7
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Cusco Explore the ancient capital city of the Incas
  • Machu Picchu Travel by train to the 'lost city', one of the New Seven Wonders of the World
  • Galapagos Islands Spend six days getting up close to the remarkable wildlife of Darwin's unique islands
  • Quito Explore the majestic Andean colonial capital which boasts UNESCO World Heritage status
The Machu Picchu And Galapagos trip starts in Cusco and ends in Guayaquil. The Machu Picchu And Galapagos trip is an active and outdoor tour that takes 15 days taking you through Cusco, Puerto Ayora, Aguas Calientes, Cusco and 5 other destinations in Ecuador and Peru. This is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Combine two of South America's most iconic destinations in this superb highlights trip. First discover the spectacular 'Lost City' of Machu Picchu, before spending six days exploring one of the best wildlife experiences on earth; the Galapagos Islands. Cusco - Sip pisco sours as the sun goes down in this beautifully preserved colonial city; the old capital city of the Inca civilisation Machu Picchu - Travel by train to Aguas Calientes, the gateway to this awe-inspiring ancient site, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World Galapagos Islands - Spend one week getting up close to the remarkable wildlife of Darwin's paradise islands
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 176 reviews
Julia's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Julia
  • On Dec 29 2019
“Xmas dinner paid for by Explore - nice gesture ”
Andrew's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Andrew
  • On Jan 04 2020
“A thoroughly enjoyable holiday with two very different experiences. No hesitation in recommending this trip.”
Shareen's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Shareen
  • On Dec 17 2019
“This was a really interesting trip including ancient and modern history with culture, activity and food. I will recommend it to my friends”
  • Day 1 : Join trip in Cusco
  • Day 2 : Walking tour of the old Inca capital
  • Day 3 : Explore the Sacred Valley, train to Aguas Calientes
  • Day 4 : Discover the majestic Machu Picchu, return to Cusco
  • Day 5 : Free day in Cusco; optional Sacsayhuaman visit
  • Day 6 : Fly to Quito
  • Day 7 : Tour the Andean colonial capital
  • Day 8 : Fly to the Galapagos
  • Day 9 : Sail to Isabela Island
  • Day 10 : Sierra Negra Volcano walk, afternoon snorkelling
  • Day 11 : Tintoreras Islets trip
  • Day 12 : Visit the turtle nesting ground at Tortuga Bay
  • Day 13 : Santa Cruz Bay boat tour
  • Day 14 : Fly back to the mainland
  • Day 15 : Trip ends in Guayaquil
  • 10 nights comfortable hotel
  • 4 nights comfortable lodge
  • 14 Breakfast, 1 Lunch
  • Bus, Boat, Flight
  • Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew, Driver(s), Local Guide(s), Naturalist(s)
  • Any international flights to Cusco and from Guayaquil are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Machu Picchu and Galapagos tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Machu Picchu and Galapagos tour. You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 59 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 31 January 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 31 January 2021, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 59 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Machu Picchu and Galapagos tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Machu Picchu and Galapagos tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will furthermore be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Various COVID-19 distancing measures have been implemented on this trip to ensure the safety of each traveller.
  • This tour has implemented COVID-19 protocols that are guided by the WTTC (World Travel & Tourism Council), UNWTO (World Tourism Organisation), the European Commission and local government regulations. It amongst others take into account personal protection, extensive disinfecting and social distancing measures.
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