If you're dreaming of snorkeling with sea lions and penguins on a Galapagos trip, hiking to sacred ruins in Peru or glacier trekking in Patagonia, we've curated our favorite trips to South America focusing on Wildlife, Hiking, & Culture to help you find the perfect adventure in South America. Before you start those holiday travel conversations, give us a call to get some fresh ideas!
Wildlife Focused Trips
Galapagos Island Hopping - 10-Days
Combine a stay on two of the most popular islands in the Galapagos with a stay at two of the most comfortable lodges in the archipelago. This trip includes a broad selection of activities, visits to neighboring islands and sites await guests, along with exceptional naturalist-guided tours that give each visitor a wide look at what the islands offer and what makes each so unique.
Exploring the Galapagos with Dr. Jack Grove - 10-Days
Join renowned marine biologist and photographer, Dr. Jack Grove, author of The Fishes of the Galapagos Islands and TED talk presenter of A Shifting Paradigm in the Galapagos onboard the luxury yacht, Origin, for an in-depth look at our beloved Galapagos Islands.
Galapagos Family Safari - 8-Days
Get the most out of your trip to the Galapagos by experiencing the best of the land and sea. Based from the beautiful Galapagos Safari Camp located in the lush highlands of Santa Cruz Island, you'll enjoy full-day trips to several neighboring islands.
Basecamp Antarctica Voyage - 16-Days
This trip to Antarctica stands out for its sheer magnitude of unique experiences combined with expert field guides that are with you every step of the way. Witness the breathtaking panoramas of calving icebergs while breaching whales surface from the comfort and safety of an ice-strengthened polar vessel.
Hiking Focused Trips
Active Hikers' Patagonia - 15-Days
Our most active hiking tour of Patagonia ventures into the heart of Torres del Paine National Park, Chile, then crosses into Argentina's Glacier National Park and the peaks of Mt. Fitz Roy near El Chalten. Designed as an active Patagonia vacation, we are strategically based in comfortable domes at Patagonia Camp under the towering rock spires of Torres del Paine and at boutique estancias and mountain lodges in El Calafate and El Chalten.
Epic Chile Expedition - 12-Days
Hop on our wildest and most active adventure yet! Geared towards our fast-paced and super active travelers, join this challenging and epic Chilean adventure! Climb volcanoes at high altitude, mountain bike through canyons, and embark on epic nature treks in two of Chile's most iconic destinations, the Atacama and Patagonia on this once in a lifetime journey.
Machu Picchu Mountain Lodges Trek - 11-Days
Our Mountain Lodges Trek to Machu Picchu is a physical, cultural and spiritual journey, taking you along ancient footpaths through the high Andes en route to the legendary ruins of Machu Picchu. Accompanied by expert Peruvian mountain guides trek in style from lodge to lodge.
Galapagos & Machu Picchu Adventure - 15-Days
This adventure combines a voyage through Galapagos, whose unique wildlife adaptations gave rise to Darwin's notes on evolution, and a journey through the land of the Incas. Begin aboard a first-class yacht in the Galapagos Islands and discover plants and animals unique to particular islands as you travel throughout the archipelago.
Cultural Focused Trips
Romantic Galapagos and Andes Adventure - 10-Days
Enjoy an active and adventurous holiday in the Galapagos Islands and Ecuadorian mainland while experiencing exquisitely romantic surroundings. Discover the capital city of Quito, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, based from an elegantly rustic hacienda on the hillsides high above the city lights. Castaway aboard one of our most luxurious yachts in the iconic Galapagos Islands!
Wines, Cultures & Canyonlands - 14-Days
Our handcrafted culinary and cultural wine adventure in Argentina journeys through the vinicultural paradise of Mendoza and the Northwest provinces of Salta and Juyjuy, regions also known for lively folk music, zesty cuisine, dramatic canyons, desert landscapes, and rich cultural heritage.
Land of Volcanoes Family Adventure - 8-Days
Travel into the heart of Ecuador's Andean highlands on this active family adventure. Here among the volcanos, our Mother Earth, or Pachamama, is revered by indigenous peoples you meet. Hosted by local families you visit native markets, workshops of local craftspeople, and meet traditional shaman.
Sacred Lands of the Incas: Cusco to Machu Picchu - 7-Days
Set off on this adventure through colorful Cuzco and the adventure-filled Sacred Valley. Learn about Incan history and experience daily life before culminating your journey at Machu Picchu, one of the seven wonders of the world.
If you have any questions about traveling to South America please don't hesitate to reach out to us. We're here to make your adventure everything you dreamed of and more. Plus, we can customize any of our itineraries to your style of travel.
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