Tour Ten *See Note Below

The Prices below include hotel accommodation throughout the tour in twin/double rooms (single and triple rooms available on request), daily breakfast, all local flights within South America, all ground transportation and excursions (including admission fees) as indicated in the itinerary.


Day 1    19th June 2019 - Arrive Lima. Overnight in the city. 

Day 2    Fly Lima to Puerto Maldonado.  Stay at a jungle lodge for three night in the Upper Amazon region.

Day 3 and Day 4    Local jungle excursions available.

Day 5    Fly Puerto Maldonado to Cusco.   On arrival in Cusco transfer for overnight in the Sacred Valley.

Day 6    Pisac market and Optional excursions available.  Overnight in the Sacred Valley.

Day 7    A rail trip through the Urubamba Valley and a tour of the spectacular Inca remains of Machu PicchuOvernight in Cusco.

Day 8    Enjoy a city tour of this fascinating city.  Overnight in Cusco.

Day 9    Fly to Antofagasta.  Optional night sky observing session in a dark sky area away from the town.

Day 10   Visit the VLT at Cerro Paranal whilst in the area and join an optional night sky observing session this evening in a dark sky area away from the town.  Overnight in Antofagasta.

Day 11   Fly to Santiago.  Overnight in Santiago.

Day 12   Short flight across the Andes to Mendoza, in Argentina and then a two hour coach trip to San Juan with three nights hotel accommodation in the town.

Day 13   Free day in San Juan.  Optional night sky observing session this evening in a dark sky area away from the town.

Day 14   Eclipse Day. The eclipse occurs late afternoon and we will observe from near the village of Bella Vista on the lower slopes of the Andes.

Day 15   Travel by coach to Mendoza to join a flight to Buenos Aires.  Overnight in the city.

Day 16   Join return flight.

Price  £4,405 / US$5,725 (without international flights - see below)

Single supplement £1,730 / $2,250

Tour 10 Fully Booked

You may register your interest for Tour 10 (via the Provisional Reservation Form) and we will contact you if places become available.


International flights can be arranged through our flights partner from most airports. These will include airport transfers and assistance if you are arriving or leaving on the tour date in the programme. Please add your preferred departure airport in the Comments Box of the Provisional Booking Form and on receipt of the form we will contact you with details and price of the flights available at that time.  You may arrange your own international flights if you prefer but please note that airport transfers will not be included and the meet point will be the hotel on Day 1.

Services in South America

Our partners in South America are Condor Travel. They are one of the largest and most experienced operators in the region. They have provided impeccable service over the many years we have worked with them, including a large eclipse expedition in 1994.


Provisional reservations are now being accepted on this project. We will confirm your request by email if we have availability on your selected option, or offer an alternative if it is not available. A deposit of 15% of the Land Only tour cost will be due on confirmation. Full details of the payment schedule are on the FAQ's page.

All reservations are accepted subject to our Terms and Conditions. Prices are based on costs known in October 2017. The Terms, including our price guarantee and your option to cancel can be found on the T & C's page.