Days of Adventure: Exploring Amazon, Cusco, and Lake Titicaca

Welcome to the adventure of a lifetime! As the #1 tour operator in Peru, Alpaca Expeditions is excited to offer our Amazon – Cusco – Lake Titicaca 13 Days / 12 Nights tour. This journey takes you through some of the most beautiful and interesting places in Peru.

Over 13 days and 12 nights, you will explore the Amazon Rainforest, see the famous Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, and visit the high-altitude Lake Titicaca. You will see amazing wildlife in the Amazon, learn about the Inca history in Cusco, and meet local people who live on the islands of Lake Titicaca.

This tour is perfect for anyone who wants to see the best of Peru’s nature and culture. Join us for an unforgettable adventure with Alpaca Expeditions!

Day 1: Welcome to Peru!

Your Amazon – Cusco – Lake Titicaca 13 Days / 12 Nights adventure starts today! When you arrive in Lima, the busy capital of Peru, our friendly representative will meet you at the airport. They will help you get to your hotel, Casa Andina Standard, where you can rest and get comfortable.

Lake Titicaca

Today is all about relaxing and getting used to your new surroundings. Lima is a big and exciting city, full of history and culture. Take a walk around or just relax at your hotel.

Your amazing journey through Peru is just beginning, and there’s so much to look forward to, from exploring the Amazon rainforest to discovering ancient Inca sites in Cusco and experiencing the beautiful Lake Titicaca. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure!

Days 2-5: The Amazon Jungle

Fly from Lima to Puerto Maldonado, the gateway to the Amazon Rainforest. Here, you’ll start your “Amazon – Cusco – Lake Titicaca 13 Days / 12 Nights” adventure at the eco-friendly Tambopata Ecolodge.

Day 2: Take a scenic canoe trip up the Tambopata River to reach the lodge. Enjoy a walk in the “terra firme” forest, where you can see Saddle-back Tamarins, Brown Capuchins, and many types of birds.

Day 3: Explore Condenado Lake by foot and paddle canoe. Look for Giant Otters and many birds. After lunch, you can relax or explore the forest more.

Day 4: Visit a hidden lake and cross streams and swampy areas. Look for Black Caiman and Giant Otters. Spend the afternoon relaxing.

Day 5: Fly to Cusco. Before your flight, enjoy a final morning of wildlife spotting.

This part of your “Amazon – Cusco – Lake Titicaca 13 Days / 12 Nights” tour shows you the wonders of the Amazon Rainforest!

Amazon Rainforest!

Days 6-9: Cusco and the Inca Trail

Arrive in Cusco, the historic heart of the Inca Empire, and begin your exploration of the Sacred Valley and the famous Inca Trail.

Day 6: Discover the Sacred Valley by visiting Pisac’s ancient ruins and bustling market. Then, explore the impressive Inca site at Ollantaytambo. Spend the night in Ollantaytambo.

Day 7: Start your short Inca Trail trek at Km 104. Hike to Wiñay Wayna and enjoy stunning views of Machu Picchu, the Urubamba River, and other Inca sites. After a guided tour of Machu Picchu, head down to Aguas Calientes for dinner and rest.

Day 8: Watch the sunrise at Machu Picchu. Take a guided tour and have free time to explore. Later, return to Cusco.

Day 9: Hike to the top of Rainbow Mountain for amazing views. Explore the Red Valley before heading back to Cusco in the evening.

This part of the Amazon – Cusco – Lake Titicaca 13 Days / 12 Nights tour offers a mix of history, adventure, and breathtaking scenery.

Days 10-13: Puno and Lake Titicaca

Journey from Cusco to Puno, and explore the mystical Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world.

Day 10: Start your journey to Puno on a comfortable tourist bus. Along the way, you’ll stop to visit ancient Inca and pre-Inca ruins, learning about the rich history of the area. When you arrive in Puno, you’ll check into your hotel and relax for the night.

Day 11: Today, you’ll visit the famous floating islands of Uros on Lake Titicaca. These islands are made of reeds! After exploring Uros, you’ll travel to Amantani Island and stay with a local family. You’ll join in their daily activities and enjoy a cultural exchange.

Day 12: Next, you’ll visit Taquile Island, known for its beautiful textiles. You’ll walk around the island, meet the local people, and have a delicious lunch by the lake. In the evening, you’ll return to your hotel in Puno for your last night.

Day 13: On your final day, you’ll travel to Juliaca Airport. As you leave, you’ll think back on all the amazing places you visited during your Amazon – Cusco – Lake Titicaca 13 Days / 12 Nights adventure.

This trip offers a wonderful mix of nature, history, and culture, giving you memories to last a lifetime.

Amazon Rainforest

Highlights of the Trip

Amazon Rainforest: Explore the amazing Amazon Rainforest! See many different kinds of animals and plants. The rainforest is full of life and beautiful scenery.

Sacred Valley and Inca Trail: Walk the same path as the ancient Incas. This special trail ends at the stunning Machu Picchu, a famous old city in the mountains.

Rainbow Mountain: Visit Rainbow Mountain and be amazed by its bright, natural colors. The mountain looks like a rainbow because of its colorful layers.

Lake Titicaca: Discover the floating islands on Lake Titicaca, the highest lake in the world where boats can sail. Meet the local people and learn about their unique way of life.

Join us for an incredible adventure on our Amazon – Cusco – Lake Titicaca 13 Days / 12 Nights tour.

Experience the best of Peru, from the wild Amazon to the historic Inca Trail, the colorful Rainbow Mountain, and the beautiful Lake Titicaca.

This trip is perfect for families and friends who love nature, history, and culture.

Why Choose Alpaca Expeditions?

At Alpaca Expeditions, we pride ourselves on offering superior service, personalized itineraries, and a commitment to sustainable and responsible tourism.

Our tours are designed to create unforgettable experiences while giving back to our communities.

With a deep respect for our team and the local culture, we ensure that your adventure is as enriching for you as it is beneficial for the people and places you visit.


Our goal at Alpaca Expeditions is to create the best experience for all of our clients. We create journeys that are to be remembered for a lifetime. Journeys you can be proud of and can share with everybody around you.

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