Dr. John Virdin

Director of the Coastal and Ocean Policy Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions

Mar 5, 2024 to Mar 20, 2024

Machu Picchu to the Galapagos

Price: From $9,193
Duke Leaders: Dr. John Virdin

Machu Picchu’s enigmatic ruins and the fascinating Galapagos Islands rank among South America’s greatest treasures, and a small group tour is the ideal way to experience both.  This outstanding 16-day adventure begins with Lima’s highlights.  Traverse the magnificent Sacred Valley, visiting impressive Incan sites and indigenous villages during a two-night stay.  After taking a scenic train ride to Machu Picchu, tour and absorb this astounding site on two separate days, overnighting nearby.  Then encounter the history and beauty of Cuzco and Quito,