Overland Expeditions

We offer amazing Overland trips in between Ecuador and Peru. If you are willing to discover the Real side of these two countries, then we can take you to explore them in a three week program which is flexible and can be shortened or extended in terms of your time availability and budget. This adventure offers you the unique possibility to visualize with your own eyes the dramatic Peruvian and Ecuadorian Andean and coast landscapes.

- Day 1: Quito Full Day with Equator and Teleferico exploration. Overnigh in Quito. Then leave from Quito to Otavalo market. Visit to the lake region and overnight in Otavalo.

- Day 2: Drive from Otavalo to Papallacta region to spend the night at worldwide famous hot springs. Overnight at the Hot Springs.

- Day 3: Papallacta-Cotopaxi- Baños. Visit to Cotopaxi National Park volcano and drive to Baños. Overnight at Baños. Free morning to relax at hot springs and in the afternoon we’ll ride to Alausi.

- Day 4: Baños to Alausi-Devil’s Nose Andean Train to Sibambe and back to Alausi. After this we continue towards Cuenca.

- Day 5: Cajas National Park exploration in the morning and Cuenca city tour in the afternoon. Overnight in Cuenca.

- Day 6: Drive to Machala in terms to reach the lowlands and check out of Ecuador. Border crossing at Huaquillas-Aguas Verdes and continue to Punta Sal or Mancora, at the Peruvian tropical beach.

- Day 7: Morning relaxation at the beach and before noon start towards Trujillo city. Amazing observation of Peruvian desert landscapes. Overnight at Trujillo.

- Day 8: City tour at Trujillo and visit to the Chan Chan archaeological complex, the largest adobe pre-columbian city on earth. Overnight at Trujillo.

- Day 9: Drive from Trujillo to Lima. Arrival to Lima to stay overnight in Miraflores area.

- Day 10: Lima City tour. In the afternoon leave to Paracas beach town to stay overnight there.

- Day 11: Visit to Ballestas islands and Paracas National Reserve. Free rest of the afternoon to relax.

- Day 12: Leave to Nazca to stay overnight. Impressive drive trough the desert and observation of the lines from the 60 feet tall towers. Here we’ll see the worldwide famous hummingbird. Arrive to Nazca and check in at hotel.

- Day 13: Check out of hotel and Flight over Nazca line. After the flight we will drive to Cuzco in terms to find the Imperial city of the Incas. Arrival to Cuzco and check in at hotel.

- Day 14: Free morning to relax or explore on your own. City tour in the afternoon exploring the Incan capital highlights. Overnight in Cuzco.

- Day 15: Drive to the Sacred Valley in terms to discover the Pisaq ruins and market as well as the Urubamba incan area and Ollantaytambo village. Overnight at Ollaytantambo.

- Day 16: early start and train boarding to Machu Picchu Pueblo. Great observation of beautiful snow capped peaks like the Veronica . Arrival to Machu Picchu vill and board the bus to Machu Picchu ruins. Arrive to the complex and start the trip within the magnificent city. If travelleres are willing to hike to the top of Huayna Picchu, then we will start the tour doing that specifical climb. Later, we’ll return to the complex to do the sightseeing. Return to Machu Picchu Pueblo and overnight in town. Visit to Hot Springs.

- Day 17: return to Cuzco via Santa Teresa, here we’ll see amazing landscapes. Arrival to Cuzco and free rest of afternoon for relaxing or shopping. Overnight in Cuzco.

- Day 18: Museum’s exploration. Today we will have the chance to explore very interesting museums like the Arzobispado palace (cuzqueño art), la Casa Concha, and the Cosqo Cultural center with its floklorical ballet. Overnight in Cuzco.

- Day 19: Transfer out to Cuzco airport for your flight to Lima. Overnight in Lima. Day 20: Transfer out to Lima Airport for your international flight back home.

We also offer Overland trips trough Bolivia, Chile and Argentina, for inquiries please contact us