South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia

South America

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South America: South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia

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“The raw beauty and majesty of the mountains are always an inspiration to me. I never cease to be amazed whenever I walk up one. Sometimes sitting and immersing myself in their presence is enough. I live for these opportunities.”

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Highlights

Tour Highlights:

Peru - Machu Picchu

Bolivia - Salt Flats

Columbia - Cano Cristales

Dates of tour: 
9 to 28 Oct 2019

Cost of tour:

Flight cost: USD 1,654 / SGD $2,266

Tour Cost:

Group of 7 pax: USD 3,971.60 / SGD 5441.39 Per Person

Group of 6 pax: USD 4,186.78 / SGD 5,735.89 Per Person

Group of 5 pax: USD 4,405.77 / SGD 6,035.90 Per Person

Group of 4 pax: USD 4,513.55 / SGD 6,183.57 Per Person


Important Notes:

1) All costs is based in USD. The SGD equivalent is shown based on 1.37 exchange rate.

After full payment is collected, the difference in the amount received by me (due to bank’s exchange rate at the time of the receipt of payment) will have to be reimbursed by you or refunded by me, whichever is the case.

2) The Flight cost shown refers to the flights during the tour as indicated in the Itinerary document.

It does not cover the Outbound and Inbound flight from/to Singapore which is your own responsibility for booking. We will however, share information on this and travel as a group, inbound and outbound.

3) The Flight cost stated above is based on the actual cost of airfares at the time of creating this page. After we have received payment from you for the flight cost, we will book the flights. Hence, the cost of airfares may be more than the flight cost that you have paid. You will have to make up for that difference. If the cost is less than what you have paid, we will refund you the difference.

The cost of the whole tour will include:

A total of  6 flights between countries and cities:

- Bogota (Columbia) to Lima (Peru)

- Puno to Cuzco in Peru

- Cuzco (Peru) to La Paz (Bolivia)

- La Paz to Uyuni in Bolivia

- Uyuni to La Paz in Bolivia

- La Paz (Bolivia) to Lima (Peru)

Transfers from airport to hotel and from hotel to airport
Tour bus transportation between cities
All Accommodations: twin / triple-sharing hotel rooms OR shared apartment: 3 to 8 pax OR B and B.
Breakfast on most days (refer to itinerary)
3-day Cano Cristales Tour in Columbia (meals included during tour)
2-day Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu Tour in Peru (meals included during tour)
3-day Salt Flats Tour in Bolivia (meals included during tour)
Huacachina Sand Dunes Tour
Arequipa City Tour
Lake Titicaca Tour
Maras Salt Mines and Moray Archaeological Site Tour
Entrance fees to most attractions, places of interest, permits and park fees

Cost excludes:
Airfare for Outbound flight from and Inbound flight to Singapore
Personal Travel Insurance
ESTA fees (if transiting in USA)
Visa fees for Bolivian Visa
Airport taxes, baggage charges, or other customs or immigration taxes/charges
Admission fees to museums, attractions, parks, and places of interest not included by local guide
All other meals not mentioned in the itinerary
Single Supplement (Single rooms, activity, tours)
Optional tours, activities, and hotel stay
Tips required for local guides, drivers, and porters/cooks
Personal expenses


Recommended Outbound and Inbound Singapore flight:

The recommended flight is based on least costly option, shortest flight times, and fewest stopovers.

KLM

9 Oct: Depart SIN 0040h (1 stop: AMS Amsterdam 2h 15m) Arrive BOG 1340h

26 Oct: Depart LIM 1820h (1 stop: CDG Paris 4h 35m) Arrive SIN 1635h 28 Oct





South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaLa Paz, Bolivia - beautiful mountainous city where the cable car is their public transport system


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaSalt Flats at Sunset


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaSalt Flats - one of the hotels on this remote landscape (Photo credit: A Cheah)


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaFun Pics on the Salt Flats


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaSalt Flats - sunset reflections  and silhouettes are great picture-taking opportunities


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaMaras Salt Mines


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaAt Sun Gate - the first peek of Machu Picchu as we neared the end of our Inca Trail trek (Aug 2018)


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South AmericaWe made it!


South America: Peru, Bolivia, Columbia starting at South America

Itinerary

ITINERARY

Columbia

9 Oct

Depart SIN at 0040h (based on recommended flight: KLM)

Arrive BOG at 1340h

Transfer to hotel in Bogota – free evening in town

 

10 Oct                   Meals: BF / L / D

Depart on flight to La Macarena

Start of 3-Day Cano Cristales Tour

 

11 Oct                   Meals: BF / L / D

2nd Day of Cano Cristales Tour

 

12 Oct                   Meals: BF / L

Last Day of Cano Cristales Tour

Arrive back in Bogota for 1-night stay

 

Peru

13 Oct                   Meals: BF

Depart on flight to Lima

Afternoon: arrival and transfer to hotel in Lima – free evening in town

 

14 Oct                   Meals: None

5.30am – Depart on tour bus to Paracas

Ballestas Islands Tour

Sand Dune Buggy and Sandboarding Tour

Optional: 1-night sand dunes camping with BBQ dinner and free flow of Pisco cocktail

 

15 Oct                   Meals: BF

1pm – Depart for Nazca

Pisco Vineyard Tour

Nazca Tower

Overnight tour bus to Arequipa

 

16 Oct                   Meals: BF (if available)

Early morning arrival in Arequipa

Afternoon – Arequipa city tour

 

17 Oct                   Meals: None

5.30am – Depart on tour bus to Puno

Arrive and check-in to Puno hotel

Lake Titicaca - Uros Islands Tour


18 Oct
                   Meals: BF

Transfer to airport, depart on flight to Cuzco

Afternoon: Arrival in Cuzco, 2-night hotel stay

Cuzco city tour

 

19 Oct                   Meals: BF

Maras Salt Mines and Moray Archaeological Site Tour

 

20 Oct                   Meals: BF / L / D

Sacred Valley Tour (Part 1 of 2-day tour)

Arrive in Aguas Calientes for 1-night stay

Optional: UPGRADE TO 2-day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu (Hotel stay)

 

21 Oct                   Meals: BF

Machu Picchu Tour (Part 2 of 2-day tour)

Optional: Hike up to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain

Evening: Arrive back to Cuzco

 

Bolivia

22 Oct                   Meals: BF

Morning: Depart on flight to La Paz

Afternoon: La Paz city tour

 

23 Oct                   Meals: BF / L / D

Depart on flight to Uyuni

3-Day Salt Flats Tour

 

24 Oct                   Meals: BF / L / D

2nd Day of Salt Flats Tour

 

25 Oct                   Meals: BF / L

Last Day of Salt Flats Tour

Evening: Depart on flight to La Paz

Arrive 10pm, transfer to hotel

 

Peru (for return flight to SIN)

26 Oct                   Meals: BF

8am: Depart on flight from La Paz to Lima (Peru), arrive 9am.

6.20pm: Depart on flight to SIN (based on recommended flight: KLM)

ARRIVE SIN 28 Oct @ 4.35pm (Total flight time: 33h 15m)

Options (from 9am to 4pm): Own Expense

1) Shopping, free walking city tour in Lima (expense: luggage storage, transfer to city, tips for tour)

2) Airport hotel day use – use of pool, Jacuzzi, fitness gym, spa treatments

3) Lima City Tour by local guide (includes pick-up/drop-off at airport)

4) Remain in Lima airport – cafes, restaurants, shopping

OR

Spend an extra night in Lima (Expense: transfers, hotel, meals, and optional tours)

Flight Departure LIM: 27 Oct @9.50pm, Arrival SIN: 29 Oct @ 4.35pm (Total flight time: 29h 45m)