The landscapes of Utah’s Mighty Five are the closest you’ll get to walking on another planet. Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, and Zion National Parks are geologic playgrounds for exploring new lands. Nestled within 350 miles of each other, these wonders are an absolute must for a truly out-of-this-world experience. To be sure you […]
Before their conquest by the Incas, the Chachapoya controlled vast territory in Peru’s Amazonian cloud forests. Among the hallmarks of the sophisticated Chachapoya culture were skillful mummification and the construction of intricate sarcophagi and mausoleums tucked into imposing cliffsides.
This intrepid cultural expedition takes you from remote Chachapoya cultural sites in the high Amazon Utcubamba Valley to the ultimate Incan destination of Machu Picchu. For all three legs of the trip—northern Peru’s Amazonas region, a short time in Lima, and Cusco and the Sacred Valley—a private guide and driver meet you every morning for rich, custom-tailored explorations