Early Years Education in Peru

Early Years Education in Peru

27th May - 7th June 2018

Regular price Deposit for this tour: £910 Sale

Nursey World, in association with Master Travel, invites you to explore early years services in the fascinating country of Peru. Accompanied by Nursery World editor Liz Roberts, you will have the incredible opportunity to see first-hand how Peru's early years policies are put into practice. A programme of private professional visits to a range of preschool settings will enable you to meet early years teachers and children. Your professional itinerary will be complemented by a superb cultural programme, including the magnificent Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.

 

Full Tour Price: £4,550  Dates: 27th May - 7th June 2018 | Duration: 12 days

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Itinerary


Sunday 27th May: London - Lima (D)


AM: Depart from London Gatwick to Lima 
PM: Arrive in Lima and transfer to the hotel


Monday 28th May: Lima (B,L,D)


AM: Visit Casa Amarilla and Cuna Nazareth preschools
PM: City tour of the highlights of Lima


Tuesday 29th May: Lima - Cusco (B,D)


AM: Flight to Cusco and transfer to the hotel
PM: Walking tour of Cusco including San Blas, the cathedral, the main square and Korikancha temple


Wednesday 30th May: Cusco (B,L,D)


AM: Visit Pukllasunchis preschool
PM: Tour of Awanacancha and Pisaq Market


Thursday 31st May: Cusco (B,L,D)


AM: Visit Sencca Chectuyoc Nursery
PM: Afternoon at leisure


Friday 1st June: Cusco (B,D)


AM: Visit the Sol y Luna Association 
PM: Afternoon at leisure


Saturday 2nd June: Cusco - Machu Picchu - Cusco (B,L,D)


AM/PM: Full day guided tour of Machu Picchu


Sunday 3rd June: Cusco - Puerto Maldonado (B,L,D)


AM: Fly to Puerto Maldonado
PM: Boat transfer to Posada Amazonas for orientation talk


Monday 4th June: Puerto Maldonado (B,L,D) 


AM: Boat transfer and hike to Tres Chimbadas Oxbow Lake. View parrots at the clay-lick
PM: Ethnobotanical tour
EVE: Night walk


Tuesday 5th June: Puerto Maldonado - Lima (B,D)


AM: Boat transfer to Puerto Maldonado. On the way, visit the Native Community of Infierno 
PM: Flight back to Lima 


Wednesday 6th June: Lima - London (B)


AM/PM: At leisure before transfer to the airport for flight back to London

Thursday 7th June: London

PM: Arrive London Gatwick

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The cost will include

  • Return economy flights from London
  • 10 nights’ accommodation in twin bedded rooms with private facilities
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All transport services within Peru
  • Pre-trip briefing meeting in London
  • Comprehensive briefing notes
  • The services of our tour leader and local guides
  • A full programme of visits and excursions as per the itinerary
  • All admission fees where applicable as specified in the itinerary

 

The cost will exclude

  • All personal extras such as tips, porterage, laundry, inoculation fees and drinks
  • Any optional excursions, tours and visits
  • Travel insurance

 

Please note that all itineraries in Peru are subject to change according to local conditions. Due to the nature of the tour, spaces are limited. We will hold a briefing meeting in London one month prior to departure where you will be able to meet your tour leader and fellow travellers as well as learn more about the places to be visited.

Tour leader: Liz Roberts 

Accompanying you throughout the visit to India will be Liz Roberts, editor of Nursery World, the leading professional magazine and website for everyone involved in the care of young children. Liz joined the title in 1996 as features editor, becoming editor the following year. As well as leading Nursery World’s print publications online service, Liz is involved in the title’s annual awards, conferences and exhibitions.  She has been a member of several early years sector working groups and think-tanks, including the Baby Room project, and regularly chairs and speaks at conferences. Liz is a trustee of the Centre for Research in Early Childhood. She is frequently asked to commentate on early years matters by national TV, radio and the press.