32 days in South America & United States Itinerary

32 days in South America & United States Itinerary

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1
San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
— 1 night
2
Santiago, Chile
— 3 nights
3
Machu Picchu, Peru
— 1 night
4
Cusco, Peru
— 3 nights
5
Quito, Ecuador
— 1 night
6
Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
— 3 nights
7
Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
— 3 nights
8
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
— 3 nights
9
Bogota, Colombia
— 1 day
10
San Andres Island, Colombia
— 2 nights
11
New York City, United States
— 5 nights

1
night
San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Major archeological sites and a renowned museum remain the big draws in San Pedro de Atacama tourism, appealing to visitors interested in learning more about South America's pre-Columbian cultures.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): delve into the distant past at Pukara de Quitor, take in the natural beauty of Geyser del Tatio, and then explore the fascinating landscape at Atacama Desert. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Pedro de Atacama itinerary maker website.

New Delhi, India to San Pedro de Atacama is an approximately 32-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to San Pedro de Atacama, you'll gain 9.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in June, with highs in San Pedro de Atacama at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Atacama Desert
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio
Atacama Desert ©
Atacama Desert

3
nights
Santiago, Chile

Santiago ©
Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Visit Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania and Former National Congress Building for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to San Cristóbal Hill and Valle Nevado - Ski Resort Chile. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at La Chascona, take in the pleasant sights at Plaza de Armas, get engrossed in the history at Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, and stroll around Cerro Santa Lucia.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Santiago trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Machu Picchu.

Things to do in Santiago

Parks Museums Winter Sports

Side Trip

Valle Nevado - Ski Resort Chile
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San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
La Chascona ©
La Chascona
Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino ©
Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino

1
night
Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu ©
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get great views at Intipuncu and then delve into the distant past at Winay Wayna. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Machu Picchu online tour itinerary maker.

Fly from Santiago to Machu Picchu in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Santiago to Machu Picchu is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Machu Picchu

Historic Sites
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Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu ©
Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu
Winay Wayna ©
Winay Wayna
Intipuncu ©
Intipuncu

3
nights
Cusco, Peru

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sacsayhuaman and Museo de Arte Precolombino. Visit Sacred Valley of the Incas and Tipon for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Plaza de Armas, explore the ancient world of Tambomachay, and visit San Blas.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Cusco trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and bus from Machu Picchu to Cusco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Quito.

Things to do in Cusco

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sacred Valley of the Incas
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Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Sacred Valley of the Incas ©
Sacred Valley of the Incas
Museo de Arte Precolombino ©
Museo de Arte Precolombino

1
night
Quito, Ecuador

Quito ©
High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica del Voto Nacional, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Illiniza Ecological Reserve. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila, admire the masterpieces at Casa Museo Guayasamin, thenexplore the world behind art at La Capilla Del Hombre, and finally explore the world behind art at Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Quito.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Quito vacation site.

Traveling by flight from Cusco to Quito takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect warmer evenings in Quito when traveling from Cusco in July, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Puerto Villamil.

Things to do in Quito

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila ©
Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila
Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania ©
Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania
Casa Museo Guayasamin ©
Casa Museo Guayasamin

3
nights
Puerto Villamil, Ecuador

Puerto Villamil ©
Located in the southeast of Isla Isabela, Puerto Villamil is home to the majority of the island's 2,200 inhabitants.
Visiting Isabela Island Wetlands Complex and Stand-Up Paddleboarding will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Concha de Perla, take in the dramatic natural features at El Tunel del Estero, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Puerto Villamil, and contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna de los Diablos.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Puerto Villamil trip itinerary site.

Fly from Quito to Puerto Villamil in 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Ecuador Time (ECT) to Galapagos Time (GALT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Sierra Negra
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Sierra Negra ©
Sierra Negra
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Concha de Perla ©
Concha de Perla

3
nights
Puerto Ayora, Ecuador

Puerto Ayora ©
The largest settlement in the Galapagos, Puerto Ayora offers visitors to the islands an array of facilities and things to do.
Get some cultural insight at Maprae and Galeria Exotico Ecuador. Step out of the city life by going to El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve and Scuba & Snorkeling. There's much more to do: cast your line with a fishing tour, take in the dramatic natural features at Las Grietas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Charles Darwin Research Station, and view the masterpieces at The Angelique Art Gallery.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Puerto Ayora trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Galapagos Time (GALT) to Ecuador Time (ECT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Puerto Ayora are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trip

Santa Cruz
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El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve ©
El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve
Charles Darwin Research Station ©
Charles Darwin Research Station
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador

Puerto Baquerizo Moreno ©
The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Interpretation Center and Catedral Inmaculada Concepcion. Escape the urban bustle at Cerro Tijeretas and Scuba & Snorkeling. There's more to do: stroll through Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Puerto Baquerizo Moreno day trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno in 3.5 hours. In July in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bogota.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado
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Cerro Tijeretas ©
Cerro Tijeretas
Interpretation Center ©
Interpretation Center
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Bogota, Colombia

Bogota ©
Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Bolivar Square, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, and then examine the collection at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro).

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bogota trip itinerary builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Bogota. When traveling from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno in July, plan for slightly colder days in Bogota, with highs around °C, while nights are colder with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Andres Island.

Things to do in Bogota

Museums Historic Sites
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Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) ©
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica ©
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica
Bolivar Square ©
Bolivar Square

2
nights
San Andres Island, Colombia

San Andres Island ©
The coral San Andres Island boasts a rich colonial history, exotic beaches, and a laidback, tropical lifestyle.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at West View, identify plant and animal life at La Piscinita, see some colorful creatures with Aquanautas, thenkick back and relax at Playa Charquitos, and finally pause for some photo ops at Plaza Canon de Morgan. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Cayo El Acuario, thenfly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then kick back and relax at Playa de Spratt Bight.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Andres Island travel route planner.

You can fly from Bogota to San Andres Island in 4 hours. Traveling from Bogota in July, things will get warmer in San Andres Island: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Andres Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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La Piscinita ©
La Piscinita
Cayo El Acuario ©
Cayo El Acuario
West View
West View

5
nights
New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your inner history buff will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, walk around The High Line, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Andres Island to New York City takes 11 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from San Andres Island in July since evenings lows in New York City dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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