Explore Lima, Piura, Cusco, and Machu Picchu with Mentors International and see first-hand how we are ending the poverty cycle by providing one-on-one mentoring to our clients, business skills training, and microloans. Witness how we are working with our entrepreneurs to make a better life for themselves and their children.

Peru Itinerary

Day 1: Sunday, November 5
Arrive in Lima, Peru. Check in to the Allpa Hotel Suite Miraflores. Once settled check in with the Expedition Coordinator at your hotel.

Day 2: Monday, November 6
You will experience a memorable day meeting the staff and clients of Mentors Peru. Meet the families of these industrious entrepreneurs and witness first-hand the difference a small loan, business training, and mentoring can make in the lives of these innovative families. You will also have some free time in the evening to explore the city.
Day 3: Tuesday, November 7
Visit Mentors clients in the Huaral province. Experience their hard working and friendly way of life.
Day 4: Wednesday, November 8
Enjoy free time in the morning and visit the many street vendors and see their homemade crafts. Later that day fly to Cusco and transfer to the Hotel Eco Inn Cusco.
Day 5: Thursday, November 9
Visit the outstanding archaeological sites of Sacsayhuaman, Puca-Pucara, and Kenko, travel to the Sacred Valley and visit the Maras Salt Pans, Moray and the village of Chinchero. This village is known for the traditional Andean weaving techniques and the wearing of traditional clothing. Accommodations: Hotel La Hacienda del Valle
Day 6: Friday, November 10
Early in the morning, you will be taken by the train to start your journey to Machu Picchu. You will have a private guided tour to enjoy this Wonder of the World. Afterward, you will enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. Then travel back to Cusco.
Day 7: Saturday, November 11
Fly back to Lima and then transfer to your flight back to America. Arrive back home to the United States on November 12th. 

Can’t make it in 2017? Save the date and visit Peru with us in April 15-21, 2018

Step 1: Contact Mentors International at with any questions or to sign up.

Step 2: Complete our Expedition Application.

Step 3: Download and sign an expedition agreement and complete and send a health form.

Step 4: Payment for this expedition is due by October 23, 2017

Step 5: Prepare for departure. Make sure your passport is in order. Purchase your airline tickets. If you are going to book your ticket through Delta, we ask that you add our SkyBonus account number (US841226194) to your SkyMiles profile prior to purchase. You still earn your miles but Mentors also gets mileage credit without taking away from your miles. Consult your doctor for any necessary immunizations and vaccines.

Summary of Costs:

Total cost of this expedition is $1,750 (payment to Mentors International)

Includes: all meals and beverages, gratuity, local transportation, hotel accommodations (based on double occupancy and excluding incidentals), translation services, security, partner and staff costs.

Does not include: U.S. – Peru round trip airfare, travel insurance, immunizations, incidentals, passports, souvenirs and tips.