Big Five Tours & Expeditions

Peru & Illescas Peninsula – Precious Journeys College Edition


Peru offers a wealth of active adventures. Take to the rolling sand dunes for some sand surfing or a thrilling ride sledding down the dunes of Chilca. Encounter colonies of sea lions, Humboldt penguins, blue-footed boobies and Andean condors that inhabit the Illescas Preserve in remote Peru. Explore Chaparri Ecological Reserve’s rich biodiversity, including the endangered Andean spectacled bear. Climb in the Andes via ferrata and take a thrilling zipline down into the valley. Explore the unknown trails that parallel the famed Inca Trail. Investigate the less-visited Tarawasi Archaeological Site, which once served as a resting place for the Inca chasquis, runners who delivered messages over long distances. Savor this unique Peruvian adventure.