2020 Machu Picchu to the Galapagos

Feb. 25 – March 11 – Waitlist only
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited
Price: From $7,993 (airfare included)
Tour Length: 16 days
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They rank as two of South America’s greatest treasures, and a small group tour is the natural selection for both: the enigmatic ruins at Machu Picchu, where we overnight at an intimate on-site hotel; and the fascinating Galapagos Islands, Darwin’s “living laboratory,” for a four-night island-based adventure.

Schedule of Events

  • Day 1 : Depart U.S.
  • Day 2 : Lima
  • Day 3 - 4 : Sacred Valley
  • Day 5 : Machu Picchu
  • Day 6 - 7 : Cuzco
  • Day 8 - 9 : Quito
  • Day 10 - 13 : Galapagos Islands
  • Day 14 : Quito
  • Day 15 : Depart for U.S.
  • Day 16 : Arrive U.S.


We offer the Tar Heel Travel program as a service to our alumni and friends of the University. As travel is a GAA member perk, we require one traveler per room to be a member of the General Alumni Association in order to be eligible to travel. For more information or to join the GAA, contact the membership office at (800) 962-0742 or join online.

Additional Information

Note: Tour schedule is subject to change due to local conditions. Many excursions in this program involve an element of walking as some of the finest attractions are located in areas not closely accessible by motorcoach.

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All 2019 prices and itineraries (including port order) are tentative and subject to change; final pricing adjustments may occur after the release of marketing materials.

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