Northern Chile & Peru
Dates in 2018
June 25 – July 6
TOUR STARTS / ENDS:
Arica, Chile / San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
2; San Pedro de Atacama
Mileage: 1.877 km (1.173 miles)
Daily rides: 309 – 485 km (193 – 303 miles). This motorcycle tour features 10% dirt surfaces. Rest of the road is asphalt.
Tatio Geysers, Moon´s Valley, Cejar Lagoon, great costal landscapes, Titicaca Lake, Cuzco, Machu Picchu
Comfortable and very nice hotels, often the best in the area, mostly 4****
Arrival in Santiago/SCL, transfer to Arica/ARI
The flight from Santiago to Arica is made through local airlines (www.latam.cl or www.skyairline.cl)
Participants are welcomed at the hotel in Arica, where there will be a welcome ceremony and dinner in the evening.
Arica to Puno – 422 km (264 miles)
Visit by boat to Uros island. After that, Puno to Cuzco – 386 km (241 miles)
Tour visit to Machu Picchu
Rest day, visit to Machu Picchu valley
Cuzco to Arequipa – 484 km (303 miles)
Arequipa to Arica crossing Chile´s & Perú border – 427 km (267 miles)
Arica to Iquique by coastal route, very beautiful landscapes – 309 km (193 miles)
Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama – 485 km (303 miles)
Tour in a van to Tatio Geysers, Valle de la Luna, Cejar Lagoon
Rest Day in San Pedro de Atacama
Transfer to Antofagasta airport to take flight to Santiago/SCL airport
Tour Prices & Motorcycles 2018
riding 2 up
Safety guide, recommendations and detailed tour and accommodation information (sent with the reservation)
Transfer between airports and hotels (start and end of the tour)
Welcome Drink and Welcome Dinner
Motorized trilingual guide (English, German and Spanish)
T-shirt with the Southamericamoto logo
Accommodation in Cabins and Hotels in Double Rooms with Breakfast Included throughout the trip (Single accommodation if hired)
Excursion and entrance to the island of Uros
Vistadome Train Trip from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu (transfer from hotel included)
Tickets to Machu Picchu, Aguas Calientes
Local Guide in Machu Picchu
Tour to the valley
Support truck with mechanic assistant communicated with the guide. Carries tools, first aid and emergencies kit, tea, coffee, snacks and emergency satellite phone
GPS Map & Route for your Garmin
Rented motorcycle placed at the starting point and returned in the supplier’s city
Photos and edited video of the tour and souvenir (keychain)
The motorcycle rental is organized by us with our own bikes or with another local supplier, which is BMW Travel Partner Approved for Chile. The rental fee includes:
• Model of motorcycle chosen by you (or equivalent model)
• Side cases / suitcases (if desired) and tank bag.
• Third party motorcycle insurance in Peru and third party motorcycle insurance in Chile.
We act as agent for the local supplier and upon arrival you will be required to sign the motorcycle rental agreement and you must provide your credit card details as collateral against damages.
Helmet, boots and clothing suitable for the trip
Additional meals to breakfast
Visas, passports, driver’s license and billing or border tolls
Gasoline for the motorcycle
Medical and accident insurance
Optional tours or additional activities to those included in our tour
All services not specified in the “SERVICES INCLUDED” section, such as airfare to and from your home country
Only book your international flights once we have confirmed that your tour is a guaranteed departure. We will not refund flight costs if you have booked flights for a trip that has not been notified as a guaranteed departure.
You must consider that once in Chile, you must take an additional transfer flight to the departure city of the tour, in this case, the city of Arica, which you can do with any of the local airlines (www.latam.com or www.skyairline.cl). The same is valid for the return flight, from the city of Calama.
If you wish to arrive before the official start date or stay after the end date, please request additional nights at the time of booking and we can make the reservation for you.
This route combines the best tourist sites of Peru with the culture of northern Chile. We will travel through areas that need to be known in Peru and then cross the border where we travel to the north of Chile enjoying the desert landscapes of both the interior and the coastal area. And we have incorporated stops in the most beautiful places with really impressive views and history in both countries. A truly recommended tour.
Come and travel with us...
… free of luggage and accompanied by expert guides on motorcycles on one of our guided tours. With our expert knowledge, let us manage your vacations in 2 wheels through the South American continent with specialization in the Patagonian routes and the Atacama Desert.