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Giant Tortoise

North & Central Island

4 Day Itinerary aboard Galapagos Legend
  • Meet the Galapagos giant tortoises
  • Visit the wildlife-rich Genovesa
  • Snorkel among sea lions
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This cruise allows you to experience more than just the highlights of the Galapagos' northern and central islands. Take a 4-day adventure and enjoy the wonders of Santa Cruz, Genovesa, Santa Fe and Mosquera Islet. Get up close and personal with giant tortoises, snorkel in the crystalline waters …
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Wulaia Bay view.

Discover Patagonia: Ushuaia to Punta Arenas

4 Day Itinerary aboard MV Stella Australis
  • Discover beautiful Patagonia
  • Learn about early explorers
  • View whales, penguins, and more!
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
The expedition cruise ship M/VStella Australistakes you on an amazing 4-day journey to the “uttermost end of the earth.” Sail between Ushuaia (Argentina) and Punta Arenas (Chile) and discover the splendor and beauty of Patagonia’s unique wildlife and landscapes.One of the …
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Don\'t get too close

Guyana Rainforest

6 Day Itinerary
  • Kaietur and Roinduik Falls
  • Paddle Burro Burro River
  • Search for diverse wildlife
  • Stay in 150 yr old heritage house
Activities: Land, Local Market, Rainforest Exploration, Village Visit, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Guyana is a fantastic destination for travelers looking to explore remote rainforest and spot diverse wildlife. This 6 day trip offers a quick overview for travelers looking to get a taste of the rainforest and the natural beauty, Kaieteur Falls. Visit a local Amerindian village, keep your eyes …
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Moai hillside on Easter Island

Easter Island

5 Day Itinerary
  • Visit the most important Moai sites
  • Explore Ana Kai Tangata Cave
  • View the quarry where Moai were cut
Activities: Beach Time, History, Land
Activity Level: Relaxed
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 ancient history and traditions of Easter …
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Braving the rapids!

Ecuador Adventure

9 Day Itinerary
  • Bike down the slopes of Pinchincha
  • Explore Bellavista Cloud Forest
  • Raft down Class III rapids
  • Horseback ride across the páramo
Activities: Biking, Hacienda, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Land, Local Market, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Moderate
Travel by raft, bike, and horseback while exploring four of Ecuador's ecosystems: high altitude Andean forest, paramo (grassland), cloud forest, and glaciers on Cotopaxi Volcano. Jump right into the action with a fast-paced mountain bike descent down Pichincha Volcano to begin your Ecuador …
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Santa Valley (Callejón de Huaylas). Near Huaraz

Cordillera Blanca Trek

10 Day Itinerary
Activities: Camping, Land, Trekking & Hiking
Activity Level: Ultimate
The glacier covered peaks of the Cordillera Blanca soar into the blue skies of northern Peru. This tour takes you to the highest tropical range on earth, more than 50 summits over 18,000 feet with Huascaran at 22,204 feet. We spend a couple days acclimatizing around the mountain town of …
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Biking up a hillside vineyard on a Chile tour

Chile Wine Adventure

8 Day Itinerary
  • Enjoy wine tasting in two regions
  • Hike to Laguna Morales
  • Explore Valparaiso and Viña del Mar
  • Tour historical sites of Santiago
Activities: Biking, Land, Trekking & Hiking, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Moderate
Explore the best of the Santiago valley region on this active wine and cuisine adventure! Enjoy biking through vineyards, trekking in the Andes, culinary tasting experiences, and sightseeing on a week-long Chile tour. Visit well known museums and hidden gems as you soak in the beautiful landscapes …
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Take in the views of Choquequirao as you hike Peru

Choquequirao Trek and Machu Picchu

12 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Cusco's markets & churches
  • Trek an Inca path to Choquequirao
  • Journey through the Sacred Valley
  • Tour Machu Picchu with your guide
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land, Local Market
Activity Level: Challenging
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 during the day, and camp near the …
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A tour of Rio de Janeiro includes Sugarloaf Mountain

Buenos Aires, Iguazu, and Rio de Janeiro

9 Day Itinerary
  • Take in a Tango Show
  • Explore both sides of Iguazu Falls
  • Take a cogwheel train up Corcovado
  • Enjoy sunset over Copacabana beach
Activities: Land, Urban Exploration
Activity Level: Relaxed
This captivating tour includes Argentina's Buenos Aires, Brazil's Rio de Janeiro, and Iguazu Falls, located on the Brazil and Argentina border. Explore two of South America's most vibrant cities, Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro, but also escape into the countryside to experience the …
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Ship graveyard in Stanley, Falkland Islands

Falkland Island Life

8 Day Itinerary
  • Learn about Falklands history
  • Visit a large working farm
  • Explore wildlife-rich Sea Lion Isl.
  • Tour Stanley battlefields & beaches
Activities: Land, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Explore the history, way of life, and wildlife of the Falklands on this week-long tour. Visit historic battlefields, museums, and remnants of the gaucho culture of the 1800s. Spend an afternoon visiting one of the largest working sheep farms in the Islands, and another day taking a city tour of the …
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View the seal and cormorant colonies as you sail across the Beagle Channel

Rounding the Cape: Chilean Patagonia & Argentina's Staten Island

18 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Explorer
  • See Torres del Paine National Park
  • Venture through wildlife reserves
  • Explore Isla de los Estados
  • Transit the Beagle Channel
Activities: Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Patagonia is an awe-inspiring landscape that stretches across the Andes from the Atlantic to the Pacific and down to Cape Horn. Explore it expedition-style aboard the National Geographic Explorer - an authentic expedition ship. On this 18-day voyage, you are sure to enjoy up-close encounters in …
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Sea lions just lion around...

Galapagos Origin Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard M/V Origin
  • Encounter giant tortoises
  • Hike over islands covered in cacti
  • Admire the distinctive biodiversity
  • Kayak and stand up paddle board
Activities: Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Travel the Galapagos Islands on a 15-day island circumnavigation tour. This voyage crosses the equator and visits the tropical islands of San Cristobal, Espanola, Floreana, Santa Cruz, Genovesa, Fernandina, and Santiago. Make sea lion friends in the warm water, kayak and stand up paddle board near …
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A close up look of the Sally Lightfoot Crab.

Epic Galapagos Photo Expedition

17 Day Itinerary aboard Endeavour II
  • Land on every major island
  • Explore the archipelago & undersea
  • Go on daily photo assignments
  • Shoot with six top photographers
Activities: Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Join a team of top National Geographic photographers in one of the planet’s most photogenic places for an in-depth, up-close exploration over 17 days. Whether you’re a published pro or a rookie looking to build a portfolio, learn new shooting skills in the field and editing and gear …
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Los Glaciares in Patagonia

Patagonia & Chilean Fjords

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Visit Alberto de Agostini NP
  • Explore a Magellanic forest
  • Hike across Cordillera de Sarmiento
  • Enjoy a traditional Pulmay meal
Activities: Hiking, Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover the magical Chilean Fjords on a magnificent 15-day voyage aboard the Silver Explorer. Join a journey from the “End of the World” to “the Jewel of the Pacific”. Experience a remarkable medley of landscapes, from steep streets and jumbled buildings of Ushuaia to …
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The land iguana has adapted to the dry conditions in the Galapagos

Exploring Galapagos + Peru's Land of the Incas

16 Day Itinerary aboard Islander
  • Encounter incredible wildlife
  • Experience dawn at Machu Picchu
  • Discover Cusco & the Sacred Valley
  • Explore massive Ollantaytambo
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Embark on a sweeping adventure that encapsulates all the wildness of the Galápagos balanced with cultural and historic experiences of Machu Picchu & the Land of the Inca. Explore the Galápagos in depth aboard the 48-guestNational Geographic Islander,an intimately-scaled vessel. …
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Sea lion pup found during a wildlife tour of Chile

Along the Humboldt Current

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Watch for South American wildlife
  • Drink fine Chilean wines
  • Cruise the Ballestas Islands
  • Explore the Atacama Desert
  • Fly over the Nazca Lines
  • Discover Arequipa, The White City
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Accompany Silver Explorer on a journey looking into the natural and cultural wonders of coastal Peru and Chile. Explore by land, by sea, and by air. Apart from all the different highlights, take your time to sample the different food and wine offered in special venues ashore. Aboard you have the …
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Galapagos penguin on a rock

Galapagos Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard Galapagos Legend
  • Hike through a volcanic landscape
  • Visit a sea turtle nesting site
  • Explore Rabida's red sand beaches
  • Observe the Galapagos tortoise
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Enjoy an extensive adventure into the unique world of the Galapagos on this incredible journey. This 15-day voyage offers the traveler an opportunity to become immersed in the unique splendor these islands. This is an ideal tour for gaining a true understanding of the history of these islands and …
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A colorful marine iguana

Galapagos Grace Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard Grace
  • View Kicker Rock
  • Snorkel with sea lions
  • Leave a card in Post Office Bay
  • Walk up the beach of Darwin Bay
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Embark on a 15-day circumnavigation through the hidden wonders of the Galapagos. Indulge your senses and bask in the beauty that surrounds you while on vacation in this incredible place. Wander across island trails, explore peaceful lagoons full of unique birdlife, and swim and snorkel in …
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