Your luxury cruise on the Amazon aboard the M/V Aqua or the M/V Aria can be a delightful stand-alone journey, or can be part of a longer exploration of Peru’s culture, geography and natural wonders. Aqua Expeditions has created Peru tours that you can enjoy before your Aqua Expedition’s Amazon River cruise showcasing Peru’s many highlights and matching the level of luxury and individual attention that you will receive aboard the M/V Aqua and the M/V Aria. Let us know if you would like us to customize a private Peru tour for you before your Amazon cruise, and we will be happy to assist you.
PERU TOUR OF LIMA, CAPITAL OF PERU (2 DAYS)
DAY 1: LIMA
Upon arrival at the Lima, Peru airport, you will be welcomed and assisted with your luggage by our representative, who will accommodate your transfer to your hotel.
Overnight in Lima.
DAY 2: LIMA / IQUITOS
After breakfast at the hotel, you will be picked up by a representative for a private half-day city tour of the many highlights of Lima.
You will visit Paseo de la República, Plaza San Martín and Plaza Mayor, Government Palace, Archbishop Palace, the Cathedral and City Hall, as well as the San Francisco Church with its vast catacombs, the best example of colonial religious art in the Americas. This will be followed by a drive through the most traditional and historic residential areas in the capital city. Return to your hotel for lunch.
After lunch, you will have a private transfer to the airport, to depart for Iquitos aboard LAN afternoon flight at 15:30 hours. Arrive at Iquitos Airport at 17:15 hours approximately and begin your journey on the mighty Amazon.