Avalon Adds New Tour to Amazon

Avalon Waterways' MV Aria

Avalon Waterways is introducing a new 11-day South American tour taking travelers on VIP sightseeing trips in Lima, Peru and into the Amazon.

On the five-star From the Inca Empire to the Peruvian Amazon tour, travelers will sail down the Amazon, Yarapa, Yanalipa and Ucayali Rivers on the MV Aria, which offers 16 suites that can hold 32 passengers. In addition to Lima, travelers will visit the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu; head to a Magdalena village and the Yanalipa Flooded Forest; and go on a dolphin, bird and monkey expedition.

Rates start at $5,599 pp. In addition, travelers can save $1,000 per couple on select “Book Now” sailings, or $500 per couple on all 2014 Europe itineraries. For more information, visit avalonwaterways.com.