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Cachiccata Group Service Project with Machu Picchu
Group service project in the Cachiccata community combined with visit of Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and Machu Picchu. Participants, side-by-side with the family members, will work on cleaning, repairing, and restoring homes, planting native trees, and …
  • 10 days
  • $2295 USD
Passions:
History, Cultural Interaction
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu Ruins, Cachiccata Community Campsite, El MaPi Inn
The Cathedral in Cusco
Inti Raymi Festival
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people converge on Cusco from around the world to partake in the second largest festival in South America. Inti Raymi, the Festival of the Sun, is a weeklong celebration marking the beginning of the Incan New Year. …
  • 8 days
  • $2375 USD
Passions:
Festival, History, Cultural Interaction
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu Ruins
A heard of elephants of all sizes make their way across the valley.
South Africa Luxury Safari
Experience South Africa in style! Enjoy 5 star hotels and lodges as you track the Big 5 while on luxury safari in Kruger National Park. Discover the history and culture of this diverse country in Cape Town, dine at the famed Boat_House with the celebrity …
  • 9 days
  • $8775 USD
Passions:
Light Hiking, History, Kayaking, Beaches, Wildlife Watching
Places:
Africa, South Africa, Cape Town, Kruger National Park, Cape Grace, Robben Island
Rafting Colombia\'s Chicamocha Gorge
Andes to Caribbean Multisport
Explore Colombia in active style during this Colombia tour. Hike, bike, and raft in the Andes before descending to the Caribbean coast to the Tayrona National Park and charming and historic Cartagena. This Colombia multisport trip begins in Bogota …
  • 9 days
  • $4375 USD
Passions:
Urban Experience, Beaches, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Watching, Biking, Light Hiking, History, Multisport
Places:
South America, Colombia, Villa de Leyva, Barichara, Tayrona, Cartagena, Bucaramanga, Hacienda El Roble, Bogota, Iguaque National Park, …
Machu Picchu by Train with 4 Star Hotels
Our mainstay Machu Picchu trip with 4 star hotels. Tour the great ruins of Machu Picchu, and wander through village markets where ancient traditions live on in the hearts of the Andean people. We visit the important Inca ruins of Sacsayhuamán, Pisac and …
  • 7 days
  • $2525 USD
Passions:
Luxury & Indulgence, History
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo, Ollantaytambo
Bird's eye view of Machu Picchu with Juan
Manco Multisport
This is a Peru tour that includes whitewater rafting the Urubamba River, mountain biking Chinchero, and hiking out-of-the-way Inca Trails near Machu Picchu. This shortened version of our Peru Manco Multisport trip is a great choice for active travelers …
  • 8 days
  • $2350 USD
Passions:
Camping, Multisport, History, Whitewater Rafting, Biking, Light Hiking
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Machu Picchu Ruins, Machu Picchu, Manco Multisport Day 4, Manco Multisport Day 5, El MaPi Inn, Ollantaytambo, …
Whitewater Rafting in the Sacred Valley
Manco Multisport
Whitewater raft the Urubamba River, mountain bike Chinchero, hike out-of-the-way Inca trails near Machu Picchu, and kayak Lake Titicaca. Named after the famous Manco rulers of the Inca empire, this multisport extravaganza offers the chance to visit the …
  • 12 days
  • $3250 USD
Passions:
Kayaking, Whitewater Rafting, Biking, Cultural Interaction, Light Hiking, Camping, Multisport, History, Community Stay
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Machu Picchu Ruins, Puno, Amantani Island, Machu Picchu, Manco Multisport Day 4, Manco Multisport Day 5, …
Engage the locals of Bolivia
Bolivia Backroads
Bolivia’s extreme geography of deserts, mountains, canyons, and jungle hide untold mysteries waiting to be uncovered. In the most isolated country in the Americas, visit the delightful colonial city of Sucre, enjoy family hospitality at an old hacienda, …
  • 10 days
  • $1995 USD
Passions:
History, Cultural Interaction, Light Hiking
Places:
South America, Bolivia, La Paz, Sucre, Potosi, Salar De Uyuni, Tarabuco
The Sunken Temple
Ancient Cultures
Experience the local Bolivian culture on this quick visit to La Paz and the surrounding areas. Visit Tihuanaco Ruins as well as Sun and Moon Islands on Lake Titicaca. Explore Lake Titicaca, a geographic landmark at the crossroads of the Andes and the …
  • 7 days
  • $1150 USD
Passions:
Cultural Interaction, History, Urban Experience
Places:
South America, Bolivia, La Paz, Copacabana, Sun Island
Concepcion Mission
Jesuit Missions
Thought to be "forgotten" for more than two centuries, the region of the restored Jesuit Missions is a UNESCO-listed World Heritage site for its cultural accomplishments and history. Follow the circuit and visit the magnificent, centuries-old churches …
  • 5 days
  • $1485 USD
Passions:
History
Places:
South America, Bolivia, Santa Cruz, Samaipata, San Javier, San Ignacio
Chiapas Mountain Biking
Chiapas Adventure
This active Chiapas trip in Mexico combines mountain biking, rafting, and hiking as you explore the Mundo Maya (Mayan World) and experience first-hand Chiapas' traditional cultures. An ideal Mexico tour for travelers interested in multisport activities …
  • 9 days
  • $2525 USD
Passions:
Light Hiking, Multisport, Horseback Riding, History, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Watching
Places:
North America, Mexico, San Cristobal de las Casas, Palenque, Villahermosa, Lagos de Montebello, Las Guacamayas, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Sumidero Canyon, Zinacantan, …
A statue of a Sandinista fighter in Leon City, Nicaragua
Revolutionary Nicaragua
Meet Nicaragua, both its unstable past and steadfast present. Beautiful both in landscape and culture, vibrant and welcoming to visitors, Nicaragua invites you on a journey through its recent revolutionary history. Walk through colonial cities, markets, …
  • 8 days
  • $2095 USD
Passions:
Cultural Interaction, History
Places:
Central America, Nicaragua, Granada, Leon City, Managua, Masaya, Matagalpa
Ghost Mountain Inn
Discover South Africa
Interesting culture, a dynamic history, diverse wildlife, and jaw dropping scenery have been drawing tourists to South Africa for generations. Travel along the Southern coast of Africa exploring port cities, wineries, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and …
  • 14 days
  • $2995 USD
Passions:
Wine Tasting, Wildlife Watching, History, River Cruising, Light Hiking, Cultural Interaction, Culinary
Places:
Africa, South Africa, Johannesburg, Cango Caves, Oudtshoorn, Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve, Ghost Mountain Inn, Perry's Bridge Hollow, Hog Hollow Country Lodge
A nice hike with a beautiful view.
Best of Nicaragua
This 6-day Nicaragua vacation is perfect for the traveler who is short on time, but wants to see the best Nicaragua has to offer. We start our travels visiting artisan in Masaya and wandering the colonial streets of Granada. We continue on exploring the …
  • 6 days
  • $1325 USD
Passions:
Zip Line, Kayaking, Wildlife Watching, History, Biking
Places:
Central America, Nicaragua, Granada, Managua, San Juan del Sur, Ometepe, Masaya, Mombacho Volcano
Marco, our guide with Wayna Picchu in background
Machu Picchu by Train
Explore the great ruins of Machu Picchu and wander through village markets where ancient traditions live on in the hearts of the Andean people. One of our most popular Peru tours, the journey also includes the important Inca ruins of Sacsayhuamán, Pisac …
  • 7 days
  • $1775 USD
Passions:
History
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu Ruins, El MaPi Inn
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Take in the views of Choquequirao as you hike Peru
Choquequirao Trek and Machu Picchu
The ancient city of Choquequirao is often referred to as Machu Picchu's sister city. Choquequirao, meaning "cradle of gold" in the Quechua language, is only accessible by foot. After two days of stunning hiking, travelers explore the ruins at leisure …
  • 12 days
  • $3325 USD
Passions:
Camping, History, Trekking & Hiking
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Machu Picchu Ruins, Machu Picchu, Ollantaytambo, Choquequirao Trek Campsite Day 4, Choquequirao Trek Campsite Day 5
Machu Picchu Clouds
South America Grand Tour
This epic 34-day South America tour begins in Ecuador and crosses the continent ending in Chile. Swim with sea lions on a Galapagos cruise, experience the wilds of the Amazon, and visit the mysterious ruins of Machu Picchu. Explore the dynamic cities of …
  • 34 days
  • $13195 USD
Passions:
Snorkeling, Cultural Interaction, Culinary, Multisport, Beaches, History, Expedition Cruising, Kayaking, Light Hiking, Wildlife Watching, Biking
Places:
South America, South Pacific, Galapagos, Chile, Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Easter Island, Argentina, Patagonia, …
Moai hillside on Easter Island
Easter Island
Travel to the world's most isolated bit of land - Easter Island. A tiny pinprick in the great Pacific, the island is actually a mound of consolidated lava and ash from three submarine volcanoes. Fly from Santiago, Chile, and spend 5 days discovering the …
  • 5 days
  • $1150 USD
Passions:
History, Light Hiking, Snorkeling, Scuba Diving
Places:
South America, South Pacific, Chile, Easter Island, Santiago
Gorilla
Africa Gorilla Expedition
This epic Africa Safari takes you from the shores of Lake Victoria through the vast savannah plains of the Western Rift Valley to the forested volcanic slopes of the Virunga Volcanoes. Spot chimpanzees and colobus monkeys in the sunken rainforest of …
  • 12 days
  • $8434 USD
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, History, Cultural Interaction, River Cruising, Trekking & Hiking
Places:
Africa, Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge, Kyambura Gorge Lodge, Mount Gahinga Lodge, Virunga Lodge
Revel in the beauty of Volcan Orongo on your Easter Island tour
Active Easter Island
Explore Isla de Pascuas while remaining active on this Easter Island vacation. Hiking, biking, and snorkeling are all include in the itinerary. Opt to include diving, horseback riding, or arrange for more hikes around the island and you explore the …
  • 5 days
  • $1425 USD
Passions:
History, Biking, Horseback Riding, Light Hiking, Beaches
Places:
South America, Chile, Hotel Otai, Mataveri International Airport, Rano Kau, Orongo, Anakena, Maunga Terevaka
Another amazing meal in Peru
Peru Cuisine
What better way is there to learn the culture of a country than meeting its people in the markets and tasting its specialties? Enjoy one of our best culinary tours in Peru while visiting Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and a Machu Picchu tour. Savor both …
  • 8 days
  • $2550 USD
Passions:
Cultural Interaction, History, Culinary, Urban Experience
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu Ruins, El MaPi Inn
Volcanoes are easy to spot in Guatemala
Guatemala Explorer
Journey into the highlands of Guatemala to discover the modern Maya culture, as well as steep-sided temples and other vestiges of the Maya past. Start by exploring colonial Antigua and spend a few nights along the shores of the volcano-fringed Lake …
  • 8 days
  • $1575 USD
Passions:
Cultural Interaction, Wildlife Watching, History
Places:
Central America, Guatemala, Guatemala City, Antigua, Santiago de Atitlan, Flores, Tikal Ruins, Chichicastenango, Panajachel, Camino Real Tikal, …
A view from inside the ATM cave
Beautiful Belize
Rich in Maya culture and jungle beauty, this Belize trip will take you into the Maya Mountains, to the ancient ruins of Xunantunich and Caracol, to the underground world of mystifying caves and beautiful water wonders. This trip is designed to introduce …
  • 8 days
  • $1495 USD
Passions:
Scuba Diving, Light Hiking, Wildlife Watching, History, Fishing, Beaches, Snorkeling
Places:
Central America, Belize, Belize City, San Pedro, Ambergris, Pooks Hill Lodge, Xunantunich, Belize, Actun Tunichil Muknal
The city of Antigua is nestled between two volcanos
Guatemala Classico
Begin your Guatemala travel adventure with a visit to the celebrated market of Chichicastenango. Bargain your way through the rows of vendors and emerge with local arts and crafts, and vegetables and fruits - a taste of Guatemala. Spend the next couple …
  • 6 days
  • $995 USD
Passions:
History, Cultural Interaction
Places:
Central America, Guatemala, Guatemala City, Antigua, Santiago de Atitlan, Chichicastenango