Lake Titicaca, Ancient History & Highlights of South America

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Departure Dates
4 departures between Oct 2022 and Oct 2023

South American expedition cruise exploring ancient cultures

Unique cultures and ancient history

Visit Lake Titicaca and the Uro people's floating islands, handmade from golden reeds. Explore Chucuito, the colonial-era town and see the mysterious Gate of the God, Hayu Marca, as well as the fascinating Sillustani tombs, a pre-Incan cemetery.

A journey of contrasts

From the glorious sandy beaches of Arica, to the fascinating UNESCO site of Humberstone in the Atacama Desert and the rich, ancient heritage of Lima, this expedition is set to be the adventure of a lifetime.

What's Included

Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Fountain on a square with palm trees, large beautiful buildings in the background.

Day 1

Lima’s UNESCO treasures

Lake Titicaca.

Day 2

Chucuito and Aramu Muru

Ship on Lake Titicaca.

Day 3

The Uros of Lake Titicaca

Silustani archeological site.

Day 4

Heading back to Lima

Sea lions sitting on cliffs in the Ballestas Islands

Day 5

Ballestas and Nazca

An artist sketching

Day 6

Fresh salt air

San Marcos Cathedral in Arica

Day 7

Sunny Arica

City skyline from the water's edge

Day 8

Visit the Atacama Desert

Man and woman standing on outdoor deck with binoculars looking for birds.

Day 9

Relax on board

Wooden bridge in a La Serena park

Day 10

Stunning La Serena

Colourful houses in Valparaíso

Day 11

Valparaíso, a UNESCO gem

Included Activities

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Photo Credit: Espen Mills

Onboard Science Programme

Our Science Programme has one goal: to increase your curiosity, knowledge and interest of the areas you are sailing to.

Young Explorers Programme

Welcome all young explorers

Special offers

Expedition exclusive cost savings and rare opportunities.

* Certain offers may not be combinable, up to two savings opportunities except where noted otherwise

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Lake Titicaca, Ancient History & Highlights of South America