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Andes Explorer

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Trip Highlights

· Volunteer project - renovating a school, cattle gathering, harvesting and teaching English
· Lima
· Huaraz, in the heart of the Peruvian Andes.
· Thermal baths
· Three day Andes trek
· Chavin’s remarkable pre-Inca ruins

Your ''Taste of Volunteering'' Project

Renovating a School, Cattle Gathering, Harvesting, Teaching English

Trip Summary

Your enriching adventure begins in Lima and then continues to Huaraz, situated in the heart of the Peruvian Andes, where you have a city tour. The next day you will be transferred to Vicos, stopping along the way natural saunas. Your community development volunteer project takes place in Vicos, where you help the local community renovating a School, cattle gathering, harvesting and teaching English for two fulfilling days.

On Day 9 you walk to Ichicqueta viewpoint, Hornocuta and then Pishcupunta and then you return to Huaraz. For the next two days you will have Andes Ranges trek with llamas and discover the most beautiful panoramic views of the white peaked mountains and beautiful landscapes at an altitude of 3500m. On day 14 you return to Lima by bus, where your unforgettable journey ends.

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Pre-trip Buenos Aires
Tour Code:
15 Days
Activity Level:
Comfort Level:
Repairs and Renovations
Police Check:
None Needed
Guest Numbers:
2 - 12

Price from

NZ$ 2,500
GB£ 1,300
AU$ 2,050
CA$ 2,200
EUR€ 1,650
Extra charge for solo travelers:
US$ 900

The price is per person, based on 2 people sharing a room. We can tailor-make a trip to meet your exact requirements.
With one person booking, please contact us for the price of your trip.
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You can choose your own trip start dates. Please contact us if you would like to proceed or require any further information.
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Suggested Itinerary

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Day 1: Lima city tour (D)
Day 2: Transfer to Huaraz; city tour (B,L,D)
Day 3: Huaraz (B)
Day 4: Transfer to Vicos village; Community Development (B,D)
Day 5: Vicos - Community Development and cultural tour (B,L,D)
Day 6: Vicos – hike and picnic at gorge (B,L,D)
Day 7-8: Vicos – community development (B,L,D)
Day 9: Transfer to Huaraz (B,L)
Day 10-11: Andes Ranges trek with llamas (B,L,D)
Day 12: Trek ends in Chavin (B,L)
Day 13” Transfer to Huaraz (B)
Day 14” Transfer to Lima (B)
Day 15: Lima; tour ends (B)

B = Breakfast, L= Lunch, D = Dinner

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