Peru Student Leadership Adventure Summer 2017

    Sample Itinerary

  • Day 1:International flight to Cusco
  • Day 2:Explore Cusco and meet with local contacts for orientation
  • Day 3:Planning day and exploration of Cusco
  • Day 4:Student-led adventure in Pisac
  • Day 5:Travel to Huilloc for homestay
  • Day 6:Cultural exchange in Hiulloc
  • Day 7:Train to Inca Trail; hike to Machu Picchu for sunset
  • Day 8:Machu Picchu sunrise, exploration and tour;and travel back to Cusco
  • Day 9:Cusco project day
  • Day 10:Travel to Manu jungle, homestay in local village
  • Day 11:Amazon River boat tour
  • Day 12: Jungle hike to little know archeological site, stay in local village
  • Day 13:Amazonian Animal Sanctuary and return to Cusco
  • Day14-17:Student-led adventure
  • Day 18:Shopping and flight home
      • Student-Led Adventure Options (students decide, plan, and run these days)

        • Lake Titicaca
        • Andean Homestay and overnight hike
        • Cusco Adventure including white water rafting, salsa dancing, volunteering at an afterschool program, horseback trek and traditional cooking class
        • Sacred Valley Adventure including Ancient Incan cities, ziplining, hot springs, and coffee plantation tours
          • College prep content

          • Spanish Language Advancement
          • Peruvian Culture Workshops
          • College Essay
          • Video and Photography Portfolio
          • Certified Letter of Recommendation
          • Peru Map