Peru Teacher Tour

$2999

per person

Take a journey like no other. Explore bustling Lima, stroll the quaint and historical streets of Cusco. Visit a small school and support the education of native Q'eros people high in the Andes. Make your way to the largest jungle on the planet, the Amazon! Relax and soak in the beauty of this magical place. Keep an eye out for giant river otters, monkeys, macaws, black caimans, and even fish for piranha!

This tour is available for teachers world-wide and may be tax deductible. Teachers wishing to bring non-teacher partners are welcome.

Teachers are encouraged to plan an activity/ lesson and bring along some resources that can be left at the school for future use.

This tour provides 13.5 hours of Elective PD, focusing on; mentoring, coaching, professional dialogue supporting teaching practice.

Some important information:
  • This tour will commence in Lima. Please ensure you arrive at least one day prior to the commencement of the tour. 
  • If you are an Australian teacher or educator, travel and tour costs may be fully tax deductible. Please see your financial advisor for further information and advice. After full payment is made, you will receive a full invoice as proof of purchase for tax purposes.
  • All travellers must show documentation relating to Covid-19 travel requirements.

Please note:
  • If you are wishing to share accommodation with another adult, you are required to book as an 'adult'.
  • If you do not wish to share accommodation, please book under 'single traveller'. This will require you to pay a single traveller supplement.
  • As this tour visits organisations that work with children, we require all travellers to complete a Working With Children Check prior to commencement of travel.

Payment schedule:
  • 20% will be charged 90 days prior to the commencement of the tour.
  • 50% will be charged 65 days prior to the commencement of the tour.
  • 100% will be charged 35 days prior to the commencement of the tour.

Destination

Peru

Departure

Lima

Departure Time

Please arrive by 9:30 AM for a departure at 10:00 AM.

End Time

Approximately 10:00 AM.

Dress Code

Casual, comfortable clothing, hat and light jacket, conservative clothing for School visits. Please see 'Travel Notes' for a more comprehensive list.

Included

  4/5 Star Accommodation

  Transport

  Tour Leader

  Meals as listed in itinerary

  Internal flights

Not Included

International flights, visas, personal spending, tips, taxes

Peru Awaits Itinerary

Day 1
Welcome to Peru. Meet the rest of the group in the hotel lobby at 10:00am. Please be punctual. Take a short tour of the city and visit Huaca Pucllana. Built with millions of adobe bricks, these ruins are dedicated to the God Pachacamac.

Living Heart Peru

Living Heart Peru uses its funds for projects that will help to develop self-sustainable initiatives in communities above the Peruvian Sacred Valley. 

Through working collaboratively alongside the most disadvantaged local people they aim to create sustainable, long-term solutions. Living Heart Peru empower local children, women and men to help themselves and help others. They operate with integrity and compassion, respecting each community's culture and traditions.