Lake Titicaca, Ancient History & Highlights of South America

Price from $6,592

Departure Dates
4 departures between Oct 2022 and Oct 2023

South American expedition cruise exploring ancient cultures

  • 11-day expedition cruise of South America's Pacific coast, discovering ancient history, vibrant culture and unforgettable wildlife and scenery.

  • Visit bustling Lima, the Uros' floating islands of Lake Titicaca and the abandoned, UNESCO-listed Humberstone saltpeter mine in the Atacama Desert.

  • Explore Valparaíso's maze of jewel-colored houses and cobbled streets, Arica's sunny beaches and La Serena's colonial churches and beautiful parks.

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

Day 1

Lima’s UNESCO treasures

Day 2

Chucuito and Aramu Muru

Day 3

The Uros of Lake Titicaca

Day 4

Heading back to Lima

Day 5

Ballestas and Nazca

Day 6

Fresh salt air

Day 7

Sunny Arica

Day 8

Visit the Atacama Desert

Day 9

Relax on board

Day 10

Stunning La Serena

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 Program

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

Young Explorers Program

Welcome all young explorers

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Lake Titicaca, Ancient History & Highlights of South America