Panama Canal & Colonial Highlights with Lake Titicaca

Price from $7,491

Departure date
11 days

Cruise Overview

Discover the manmade wonders of the Panama Canal and Lake Titicaca

  • 11-day expedition cruise through the Panama Canal along the South American coasts of Ecuador and Peru, with a visit to Lake Titicaca.

  • Explore ancient Lima and the archaeological mysteries of Chan Chan and Aramu Muru, plus fascinating UNESCO historical sites in Ecuador and Peru.

  • Visit incredible Lake Titicaca, the Uros people who live on floating reed islands, and abundant wildlife–birds, fish and amphibians.

Feats of engineering and wondrous wildlife

On this unforgettable expedition, we'll see some of the gems of the South American Pacific coastline. Starting in Colón, we'll travel through the ingeniously designed Panama Canal, explore colorful Puerto Bolivar, visit Trujillo's ancient ruins and mystical Amaru Muro.

The world's highest navigable lake

Heading inland to Lake Titicaca, also the largest lake in South America, you'll meet the local Uros people, who weave totoro reeds to create their floating homes. You can also explore the lakes' tranquil waters by kayak.


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

Embarking at Colón

Day 1

Through the Panama Canal

Day 2

Relax at sea

Day 3

Made in Montecristi

Day 4

Bountiful Puerto Bolivar

Day 5

Science and leisure

Day 6

Trujillo and Chan Chan

Day 7

From Callao to Juliaca

Day 8

The Uros of Lake Titicaca

Day 9

Chucuito and Aramu Muru

Day 10

Lima’s UNESCO treasures

Day 11

What's included

Take a look at what you can look forward to on this 10-day expedition cruise.

Expedition Cruise

  • Expedition cruise in a cabin of your choice
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including beverages (house beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water) in restaurants Aune and Fredheim
  • Fine-dining À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm is included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. Be aware that we sail in remote areas with limited connection. Streaming is not supported.
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle to fill at onboard water refill stations
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organize and guide activities, both on board and ashore
  • Range of included activities

Onboard activities

  • Experts from the Expedition Team present detailed lectures on a variety of topics
  • Use the ship’s Science Center, which features an extensive library and advanced biological and geological microscopes
  • The Citizen Science program allows guests to contribute to current scientific research projects
  • The onboard professional photographer will give tips and tricks for taking the best landscape and wildlife photos
  • The ship has hot tubs, an infinity pool, a sauna, an outdoor and indoor gym, and an outdoor running track
  • Participate in informal gatherings with the crew, such as daily recaps and the next day’s preparations

Landing activities

  • Loan of boots, trekking poles, and all equipment needed for the activities
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition photographers will help configure your camera settings before landings

Expedition Lake Titicaca/Peru after the cruise

  • Two nights at GHL Puno Hotel, including half board
  • One night in Lima, including breakfast
  • Two three-course lunches and picnic lunch
  • Economy-class flights between Lima and Juliaca
  • All transfers and train rides as described in the itinerary, including an English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fee as listed in the itinerary

What's not included

  • International flights

  • Travel insurance

  • Luggage handling

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team

  • Optional treatments in the onboard wellness and spa area

Included Programs

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

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