South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all South America activity »
  1. 1 Peru 18 day itinerary help please!
  2. 2 Steer Clear of "Amazon Rambo"
  3. 3 International transfer Buenos Aires AEP
  4. 4 (Santiago/Valpo done)---Mendoza help please!
  5. 5 Trip Report Panama, Ecuador and Colombia trip report
  6. 6 Peru/Amazon/ Machy Picchu Family Vacation
  7. 7 galapagos island
  8. 8 Peru's Amazon and the Heat - Iquitos Ceiba Tops Lodge vs. Puerto Maldonado
  9. 9 Questions Regarding Buenos Aires
  10. 10 Thinking of OAT trip to Machu Picchu, Galapagos and Amazon Rain Forest
  11. 11 christmas in buenos aires
  12. 12 Changing money upon arrival in Buenos Aires
  13. 13 Advantages of bringing cash to Argentina
  14. 14 10-12 week Backpacking Trip in South America
  15. 15 Best Latin American countries!
  16. 16 Peru in Late February?
  17. 17 Sao Paulo
  18. 18 Trip Report Patagonia Trip Reports / El Chaltén
  19. 19 Salud !
  20. 20 Cartagena
  21. 21 Peru domestic airline layover time
  22. 22 anyone stayed at Alta Piazza in Buenos Aries?
  23. 23 OAT trip to Columbia?
  24. 24 Best Bus Company to Iguazu Falls
  25. 25 ferry: Buenos Aires to Colonia del Sacramento
View next 25 » Back to the top

Peru & Bolivia 17 days

Jump to last reply

Have tickets booked for next summer. Aug 2 flight from NYC to Lima and Aug. 19 La Paz to NYC. Everything in between is yet to be decided and am looking for a good itinerary that includes 4-5 days in La Paz (visiting family). Here is the tentative itinerary:

Aug. 2-evening flight to Lima
Aug. 3-early AM connecting flight to Cusco, day in Cusco
Aug. 4-full day sightseeing in Cusco
Aug. 5-transfer to Sacred Valley, visit Pisco & Ollantaytambo
Aug. 6-transfer to Aguas Calientes- 2 day hike to Wayna Picchu and Machu Picchu
Aug. 7-continue hike to WP and MP, transfer back to hotel in Sacred Valley
Aug. 8-free afternoon, 3pm flight to Juliaca, taxi to Copacabana (is this possible)?
Aug. 9-Visit Isla del Sol, Copacabana
Aug.10-Visit Tiwanaku and then to La Paz (are there tours that are one way)?
Aug. 11-La Paz
Aug. 12-La Paz
Aug. 13-Uyuni
Aug. 14-Uyuni
Aug. 15-Uyuni
Aug. 16-La Paz
Aug. 17-La Paz
Aug. 18-TBD/free day to shift itinerary
Aug. 19-AM flight back to NY

couple of questions:
1) are we missing anything by skipping Lima?
2) Is it possible to get from Juliaca airport to Copacabana by taxi? Flight arrives at 4:30pm. Too late?
3) Should we stay an extra day in Puno to visit Uros? we have a day to spare
4) Are there one way tours from Copacabana to La Paz that go through Tiwanaku?

Thanks so much!

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.