Day 1 - Arrive in Arequipa
We can have your hotel room waiting for you, and of course orientation with your motorcycle rental are part of riding safely
Day 2 - Arequipa to Puerto Inca - 400km
Along the Peruvian/Pacific Coast, you thought the California coastline was beautiful?
Day 3 - Puerto Inca to Nazca - 180km
Further along the coast, this takes you to the town of Nazca and the chance to see this historical reminents up close. Enjoy a flight over the Nazca Lines, or the fascinating Chauchilla Cemetery nearby, and take a moment to rest up.
Day 4 - Nazca to Chalhuanca - 361km
Day 5 - Chalhuanca to Cusco -320km
Further into the Andes, arrive in the Plaza de Armas of Cusco and enjoy nightlife, shopping, and the "Avenue of the Sun."
Day 6 - Stay in Cusco
It's a good idea to rest up a bit, enjoy the city, or of course you're welcome to ride and explore the area. Cusco itself has busy main Plaza de Armas and lots of shopping and dining opportunities.
Day 7 - Cusco to Ollantaytambo - 100km
Throught the Sacred Valley of the Incas to a town with a fortress by the same name, this puts you in a perfect position to catch the train to Machu Picchu!
Day 8 - Train to Machu Picchu
Your train ride will be all arranged for an early morning departure to Aguascalientes and your ascent to the stunning Machu Picchu. Returning at the end of the day to Ollantaytambo with the grandeur of The Lost City of the Incas behind you, now you know what it feels like to actual be there, instead of just gazing at photos!
Day 9 - Ollantaytambo to Puno - 420km
Rising even further in elevation to one of the highest cities in the world, Lake Titicaca is ahead! The winding ride out of the Sacred Valley with Andea Mountains all around is simply some of the best motorcycle riding in the world.
Day 10 - Stay in Puno
The Floating Islands of the Uros people and a fascinating Peruvian setting on the border of Bolivia are definitely worth a day's rest, and the charming town of Puno will be perfect for a rest day or some local exploration.
Day 11 - Puno to Yanque - 320km
Views of volcanos, vicuñas, llamas, and alpacas lead you to the edge of the Colca Canyon, where the Andean Condor can be seen in flight in the early hours, along with stunning views of one of the world's deepest canyons.
Day 12 - Yanque to Arequipa - 260km
Starting the day with a ride throught the Colca Canyon to see the Andean Condors, this is the only section of non-paved terrain, but a chance to see the Andean Condors in flight.
Day 13 - Arequipa & Departure
If you need to leave right away, your airport transfer is included. Start organizing your photos and updating your Facebook!
BMW F650GS (twin cylinder)
BMW R1200GS - Liquid Cooled 2013
Chosen by adventure riders around the world, Suzuki's DR650, is an excellent bike for adventures rides anywhere. It'll maintain it's power well at altitude, and handle all the dirt and rocks you can throw it's way while still feeling comfortable on those stretches of pavement in between. With a seat height of only 885mm (34.8 inches) its accommodating stature makes this manageable machine easy to handle no matter what the situation.