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1 Recommended Itinerary Libertador Loco Ways (from Buenos Aires) Recommended Time: 41 Days Start: Buenos Aires, Argentina End: Lima, Peru Countries Visited: Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru This is just a recommended day by day itinerary that you can adapt to work out the perfect schedule for your trip, depending on the time you have to travel and how long you want to stay in each place. DAY 1 Buenos Aires Tango Night Experience (Day Tour)... Get the opportunity to take a tango lesson, and a professional instructor will teach you the traditional steps of this historically rich and sensual dance. Afterwards, you will enjoy a delicious Argentine dinner with an open bar while watching a thrilling and interactive Tango Show. Operating Days: Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday Departure Time: 19:00 Duration: 4 Hours Departure point: Cerrito 570 Arrival point: What is Included: English Speaking Tango Teacher, Tango dance lesson, Tango show, Dinner (Dinner includes: appetizer, main dish and desert, open bar with wine, beer, water and soft drinks.) What is not Included: Personal Expenses, Tips & Transfers DAY 2 Buenos Aires to Cordoba (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 20:45 Duration: 10 Hours Departure point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal El Retiro, Ramos Mejia & Antartida Argentina Arrival point: The Bus Station is located at Estacion de Bus, Blvd Peron #380

2 DAY 3 DAY 6 Cordoba to Mendoza (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 18:45, 19:45, 23:15 Duration: 10 Hours Departure point: The Bus Station is located at Estacion de Bus, Blvd Peron #380 Arrival point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal Omnibus El Sol, Av bandera de los andes y Av. Gobernador Videla DAY 4 Mendoza Wine Experience (Day Tour)... Your day trip begins in Mendoza where you will take a guided tour of the principal wine making area in the country - Maipu. You will visit different wineries to see both traditional and modern wine-making methods, and get the opportunity to taste world-class wines while enjoying the great atmosphere of the region. Operating Days: Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday Departure Time: 14:00 Duration: 5 Hours Departure point: Mendoza Accommodation Pickup Arrival point: Mendoza Accommodation Drop Off What is Included: Transportation,English Speaking Local Guide What is not Included: Lunch,Bottled Water DAY 5 Mendoza to Santiago (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 07:30, 09:00, 10:30, 13:00, 22:30 Duration: 6 Hours Departure point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal Omnibus El Sol, Av bandera de los andes y Av. Gobernador Videla Arrival point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal de Buses Alameda y Terminal Turbus, Alameda #3750, Metro: Universidad de Santiago

3 DAY 9 Santiago Bike City Trip (Day Tour)... Fully experience Santiago s vivid personality on bicycle by riding through the lively streets, markets and plazas of the city center to learn about the countrys history through the eyes and ears of a local. Departure Time: 09:30, 14:30 Duration: 3 Hours Departure point: Santiago Meeting Point. Loreto 6 - Recoleta Arrival point: Same as departure point What is Included: A green bicycle & helmet, 1 bottled water and a local snack, English speaking local guide. What is not Included: Personal Expenses DAY 7 Santiago to Valparaiso (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 06:00, 06:30, 06:45, 07:00, 07:15, 07:30, 07:45, 08:00, 08:15, 08:30, 08:45, 09:30, 09:45, 10:00, 10:15, 10:30, 10:45, 11:00, 11:15, 11:30, 11:45, 12:00, 12:15, 12:30, 12:45, 13:00, 13:15, 13:30, 14:00, 14:15, 14:30, 15:00, 15:15, 15:30, 15:45, 16:00, 16:15, 16:30, 16:45, 17:00, 17:15, 17:30, 17:45, 18:00, 18:15, 18:30, 18:45, 19:00, 19:15, 19:30, 19:45, 20:00, 20:15, 20:30, 21:00, 21:15, 21:30, 21:45 Duration: 2 Hours Departure point: The Bus Station is Terminal de Buses Alameda y Terminal Turbus- Alameda (Av. O'Higgins) #3750, Metro: Universidad de Santiago Arrival point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal Rodoviario, Av Pedro Montt #2800, El Plan DAY 8 Valparaiso to La Serena (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 18:00, 23:00 Duration: 7 Hours Departure point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal Rodoviario, Av Pedro Montt #2800, El Plan Arrival point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal de Buses, Amunategui & Av El Santo

4 Enjoy your free day in La Serena or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 10 La Serena to San Pedro de Atacama (Public Local Bus)... Departure Time: 16:00 Duration: 16 Hours Departure point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal de Buses, Amunategui & Av El Santo Arrival point: Bus Station is located at Terminal Turbus, Licancabur #294 DAY 11 Moon Valley Sunset Tour (Day Tour)... See abstract natural formations, salt caves and the Licancabur Volcano in one of the world's driest deserts. Watch the landscape turn brilliant shades of red as the awe-inspiring sunset sinks over the horizon. Departure Time: 15:00 Duration: 4 Hours Departure point: Local Office in Atacama. Arrival point: Local Office in Atacama What is Included: Transportation,English Speaking Guide What is not Included: Lunch,Torch/Flashlight to use while trekking Entrance Fee DAY 12 Enjoy your free day in San Pedro de Atacama or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 13

5 Enjoy your free day in San Pedro de Atacama or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 14 Uyuni Salt Flats & Desert Adventure 3D/2N (Atacama to Uyuni) (Multi Day Tour)... Depart San Pedro de Atacama for an unforgettable 3-day expedition through the desert of southwest Bolivia and into the vast and blinding-white salt flats of Uyuni to visit tiny villages lost in the desert, multi-colored lakes filled with flamingos, the Sol de Manana geyser at 5,000m and thermal hot-springs. Visit one of the world's highest deserts and largest salt flats on this once-in-a-lifetime journey. Departure Time: 07:00 Duration: 3 Days Departure point: Accommodation Pick-Up in San Pedro de Atacama Only in downtown. Pick-Up is not possible at: Rural, Vilacoyo, La Florida, Soncheck, Corvatch, La Rose de Atacama Arrival point: Uyuni City Center Drop-off What is Included: 2 Nights accommodation in basic dorm-style rooms with shared bathroom, Transportation in 4WD with rooftop luggage rack, Local Driver, Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners & Snacks, Shower on the 2nd night but very basic (Hot Shower for 10 Bs) What is not Included: Entrance Fees: Isla Incahuasi (30 Bs*), Reserva Eduardo Avaroa Protected Area (150 Bs*) *Please note that these fees must be paid in Bolivianos and are subject to change without prior notice., English Speaking Guide, Other Meals & Drinks, Shower on the first night, Tips (Please keep in mind that tipping is common in Latin America and would be greatly appreciated.), Airport Transfers, Personal Expenses, Travel Insurance DAY 15 *** Uyuni Salt Flats & Desert Adventure 3D/2N (Atacama to Uyuni) (Multi Day Tour)... DAY 16 *** Uyuni Salt Flats & Desert Adventure 3D/2N (Atacama to Uyuni) (Multi Day Tour)... DAY 17

6 Enjoy your free day in Uyuni or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 18 Uyuni to Potosi (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 10:00, 19:00 Duration: 5 Hours Departure point: The bus station in Uyuni is located on Av. Arce between Peru & Cabrera streets. Arrival point: Buses from Uyuni will drop you off along Av. Antofagasta. DAY 19 Enjoy your free day in Potosi or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 20 Potosi to Sucre (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 07:00, 13:00, 18:00 Duration: 3.5 Hours Departure point: The bus station in Potosi Terminal Nuevo is located at Av. Banderas. Arrival point: The bus station in Sucre is located at Av. Ostria Gutierrez s/n, along Calle Espana. DAY 21 Sucre with a Local (Day Tour)... Learn about Sucres history and traditions on this walking tour. See this capitals main attractions, interact with locals, and taste traditional Bolivian food with a local guide. Departure Time: 08:30 Duration: 3 Hours Departure point: Hotel pick-up in the City Center or Meeting Point at Main Square Plaza 25 de Mayo

7 Arrival point: Main Square in Sucre What is Included: Traditional Local Drink (breakfast), English Speaking Local Guide, Small group experience; Max 12 people What is not Included: Local Transport & Taxi to Cemetery (please bring about Bolivianos to cover these costs), Personal Expenses, Tips for guide DAY 22 Sucre to La Paz (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 19:30 Duration: 12 Hours Departure point: The bus station in Sucre is located on Av. Ostria Gutiï ½rrez. Tel: Arrival point: The bus station in La Paz is located at the corner of Avenida Peru and Avenida Armentia. DAY 23 La Paz Local City Encounter (Day Tour)... Walk to the most interesting sites in La Paz with your local guide who will show you how to hop on a local bus, talk to locals, eat at local markets and the best street stands. Visit the real witch market and wander into neighborhoods rarely visited by tourists so you can see the real way of life in La Paz. Departure Time: 09:00 Duration: 4 Hours Departure point: Plaza Murillo, in the center next to the giant book in stone Arrival point: Same as Departure Address What is Included: Local Transportation, English Speaking Local Guide, 1 Typical Snack What is not Included: Lunch (between Bs = $4-10 USD), Evening Refreshment (7 Bs = $1 USD), Personal Expenses, Tips for guide DAY 24 La Paz to Copacabana (Hostel Pick-up shuttle)... Departure Time: 07:00 Duration: 3 Hours Departure point: You will be picked up at your accommodation (within City Center) between 7:00-7:30,

8 depending on the location, and then depart to Copacabana. Arrival point: The bus station in Copacabana is located at the corner of 6 de Agosto and Plaza Sucre. You will be dropped off at the main avenue '6 de Agosto'. DAY 25 Enjoy your free day in Copacabana or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 26 Enjoy your free day in Copacabana or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 27 Copacabana to Puno (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 13:30, 18:30 Duration: 4 Hours Departure point: The bus departure will be in front if where you pick up your tickets: Hostal Restaurant Colonial del Lago- Avenida 6 de Agosto Esquina 16 de Julio Of.1. Arrival point: The Bus Station is located at Terminal Terrestre, Primero de Mayo #703. DAY 28 Lake Titicaca & Amantani Homestay 2D/1N (Multi Day Tour)... Get ready to go back in time for a colourful, vibrant and eye-opening cultural experience to visit 3 different indigenous cultures on Lake Titicaca. Spend the night with an indigenous family on the remote island of Amantani. Visit the Uros Floating Islands and Taquile Island. Get to know local Aymara and Quechua-speaking families and experience their unique way of living. Admire awe-inspiring views of Lake Titicaca and the Cordillera Real mountain range. Departure Time: 07:45 Duration: 2 Days

9 Departure point: Puno Accommodation Pick-up Arrival point: Puno Accommodation Drop-off What is Included: Puno Accommodation Pick-up/Drop-off, 1 Night Basic Private Room with Shared Bathroom at Homestay, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner, 1 Breakfast at Family Home, Boat Rides, English Speaking Guide, Entrance Fees to the Islands What is not Included: Small gift for host family to show appreciation (can be purchased in Puno on the morning of departure), Personal Expenses, Transfers from Hotels Located Out of the City (Libertador, Eco Inn, Casa Andina Private Collection, Posada del Inca, Mirador del Titicaca, Taypikala, Yacht, Jose Antonio), Lunch on Taquile island, Tips for guide and driver (In Peru & Bolivia it is common to tip your tour guide if you feel he/she provided you with a good service. It is not obligatory but it would be a nice gesture) DAY 29 *** Lake Titicaca & Amantani Homestay 2D/1N (Multi Day Tour)... DAY 30 Andean Explorer Bus (Puno to Cuzco) (Day Tour)... Take the bus on the amazing road going from Cuzco to Puno and make stops along the way to discover some of the most beautiful Peruvian wonders. Departure Time: 07:00 Duration: 10 Hours Departure point: PUNO: Terminal Privado AV. Costanera No. 430 Arrival point: CUZCO: AV. 28 de julios 1er Paradero de Tito What is Included: Guided visits to Andauaylillas, Raqchi, La Raya, Pukara, Entrance Fees to all Archaeological Sites, Buffet Lunch in La Pascana Touristic Restaurant in Sicuani, What is not Included: Personal Expenses, Tips for Guide, Milhouse Hostel Cuzco (1 Night in Dorm) (Hostel Night)... Sleep in comfort at Milhouse Hostel with its fun atmosphere and great location in the heart of Cuzco a few steps from Avenida del Sol and Plaza de Armas. Make new friends and get all the information you need on what to do in and around Cuzco so you make the most of your time... you won't want to leave! Departure Time: 13:00 Duration: 0 Hours Departure point: Milhouse Hostel (Calle Quera 270, Cuzco, Peru)

10 Arrival point: Milhouse Hostel (Calle Quera 270, Cuzco, Peru) What is Included: 1 Night Accommodation in a 6-person dorm with ensuite bathroom (Women will be placed in female-only dorms and men in mixed-dorms), Breakfast What is not Included: Other Meals/Drinks, Upgrades (Please inquire at reception for availability and costs of upgrades) DAY 31 Enjoy your free day in Cuzco or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 32 Enjoy your free day in Cuzco or add an optional extra activity.... DAY 33 Cuzco to Arequipa (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 20:00, 20:30 Duration: 10 Hours Departure point: The bus station (Cruz del Sur bus Station) in Cuzco is located at Av. Industrial 121 Urb. Bancopata Arrival point: The bus station (Terminal Terrestre) in Arequipa is located on Avenida Andres Avelino Caceres about 3 km from the city center. DAY 34 Colca Canyon Trekking 3D/2N (Multi Day Tour)... Observe giant Andean condors and vicuna, colorful traditions and music. Trek through one of the world's deepest canyons inhabited by diverse and remote Andean villages where you can get a taste for the unique flavors of the region, hike among steep majestic canyon walls and soak your sore muscles in the relaxing hot springs of Chivay.

11 Departure Time: 03:00 Duration: 3 Days Departure point: Pick up at your hotel in Arequipa Arrival point: City Center Drop-Off in Arequipa What is Included: Tourist Transportation & Transfers, Professional English Speaking Guide, Touristic ticket, 1 Night at Llahuar Village (Day 1), 1 Night Lodge Accommodation in Sangalle (Day 2), Meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners What is not Included: Entrance to the hot springs (15 soles*), * Please note that these prices are subject to change without prior notice. DAY 35 *** Colca Canyon Trekking 3D/2N (Multi Day Tour)... DAY 36 *** Colca Canyon Trekking 3D/2N (Multi Day Tour)... DAY 37 Arequipa to Nazca (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 13:30, 21:30 Duration: 8 Hours Departure point: The bus station (Terminal Terrestre) is located on Avenida Andres Avelino Caceres about 3 km from the city center. Arrival point: The bus station is located at the intersection of San Martin and Av Los Incas (also called Lima Street further towards the center of town) one block away from Nazca Lines Hotel and triangle-shaped Plaza Bolognesi. Nazca to Ica (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 10:00, 11:30, 12:30, 15:30, 16:30, 18:00, 21:30 Duration: 2 Hours Departure point: The Bus Station is located at the intersection of San Martin and Av Los Incas (also called Lima Street further towards the center of town) one block away from Nazca Lines Hotel and triangle-shaped Plaza Bolognesi. Arrival point: The Bus Station is located on Municipalidad St. one block west of the corner of Lambayeque (3 blocks west of the Plaza de Armas on Municipalidad).

12 DAY 38 Sand-Buggy & Sand-Boarding (Day Tour)... Cruise to the top of 500 meter high sand dunes and go rocketing down the slopes in a sand buggy. Let go of your fears and sandboard down the steep sandy slopes with a few pointers from your local guide. Admire the breathtaking sunset over the vast desert landscape and take photos in the golden twilight before racing back to Huacachina. Departure Time: 15:30 Duration: 2 Hours Departure point: Desert Nights Hostel, Huacachina Arrival point: Desert Nights Hostel, Huacachina What is Included: Local Guide, Sand Buggy Ride, Basic Sand Board (Professional Sand Board with Boots & Bindings available for an extra cost of $5 USD - to book in advance), Entrance Fee to National Park What is not Included: English Speaking Guide, DAY 39 Ballestas Islands & Paracas National Reserve Day Trip (from Huacachina) (Day Tour)... Take a boat tour to see the impressive Candelabra geoglyph, Peruvian boobies, Humboldt penguins, and abundant marine life at the Ballestas Islands archipelago. Visit the pristine Paracas Natural Reserve in the afternoon to see La Catedral rock formation and watch flamingos and parihuanas from a breathtaking scenic overlook. Departure Time: 06:30 Duration: 9 Hours Departure point: Desert Nights Hostel Pick-up in Huacachina Arrival point: City Center Drop-Off in Paracas What is Included: Ballestas Islands Boat Ride, Paracas National Reserve Tour, English Speaking Guides, Transportation What is not Included: Ballestas Islands & Paracas National Reserve Entrance Fees, Meals & Drinks, Tips for Guide DAY 40

13 Paracas to Lima (Public Bus)... Departure Time: 07:30, 08:00, 12:15, 15:00, 16:00, 19:00, 20:00 Duration: 4 Hours Departure point: Bus Station (Paracas) Arrival point: Bus Station (Javier Prado Este #1109, La Victoria) DAY 41 Lima Urban Discovery Walking Tour (Day Tour)... Get a feel for urban Peruvian life by spending the day exploring Lima's landmarks, markets, and history on foot and by public transport with a local English-speaking guide. Finish your day of exploring with Peru's iconic drink, Pisco Sour. Operating Days: Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Sunday Departure Time: 13:15 Duration: 4 Hours Departure point: Lima Meeting Point Arrival point: Downtown Lima What is Included: English Speaking Local Guide, San Francisco Monastery Entrance Fee, Typical Pisco Sour drink, Small group experience; Max 12 people What is not Included: Meals & Other drinks, Personal Expenses, Tips for guide What's included in your Pass? Experiences Buenos Aires Tango Night Experience Mendoza Wine Experience Santiago Bike City Trip Moon Valley Sunset Tour Uyuni Salt Flats & Desert Adventure 3D/2N (Atacama to Uyuni) Sucre with a Local Sucre with a Local La Paz Local City Encounter Lake Titicaca & Amantani Homestay 2D/1N Andean Explorer Bus (Puno to Cuzco) Colca Canyon Trekking 3D/2N Sand-Buggy & Sand-Boarding Ballestas Islands & Paracas National Reserve Day Trip (from Huacachina) Lima Urban Discovery Walking Tour Flexibility Unlimited Schedule Changes Daily Departures Choose your own Accommodation Transportation Public Bus Public Local Bus Hostel Pick-up shuttle Concierge Service

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