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A spectacular iceberg off the coast of Antarctica
$13,465
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The Great Austral Loop

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Embark on Zodiac excursions
  • Observe abundant wildlife
  • Admire dazzling ice formations
  • Explore the region's wild terrain
Starts/ Ends in:
Santiago / Port of Ushuaia
Activities:
Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 17-day voyage, discover the undulating hills and verdant moors of the Falkland Islands. Cruise to South Georgia, home to imposing glaciers that tilt towards the sea and thousands of king penguins at home on the island's black sandy beaches. Continue south to discover the Northern …
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Charlotteville, Tobago
$6,380
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Adventure in Orinoco

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Discover picture-perfect landscapes
  • Observe endemic wildlife
  • Enjoy Charlotteville
  • Experience Barbados´ beauty
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Leaving from Martinique, head in the direction of the beautiful island of Saint Lucia.Close to the Soufrierevolcano, you will be enchanted by the two emblematic rocky pitons, Unesco World HeritageSites, which form the backdrop to the island.Then discover the idyllic beaches of Saint Vincent and the …
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Guanaco in Torres del Paine
$12,724
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South America Grand

34 Day Itinerary
  • Observe toucans and macaws
  • Snorkel among Galapagos marine life
  • Watch water flood over Iguazu Falls
  • Hike to the spires of El Paine
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Cooking Class, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Local Market, Rainforest Exploration, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
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 Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires,and Santiago. …
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Giant Tortoise
$1,768
Save $933
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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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A Green Sea Turtle swimming around the reefs.
$3,836
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West & Central Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Galapagos Legend
  • Meet Nazca and red-footed boobies
  • Tour a land iguanas' nesting site
  • Explore Santa Fe's white beaches
  • Snorkel with sea lions
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on this 8-day adventure that explores the incredible western and central islands of the Galapagos. Highlights of the west include beautiful Santa Cruz, wildlife-rich Isabela, cliff-laden Fernandina, precious Genovesa, and the amazing black beaches of Santiago. Be entertained by the antics of …
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Road along coastline of Valparaiso
$11,700
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South America Expedition

20 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Cloud Expedition
  • Enjoy the coastline in Paracas
  • Explore Antofagasta
  • Explore Valparaiso's beauty
  • Visit and explore Tortel
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Cloud for a journey along the coast of Peru and Chile. You will get a bird’s-eye view of the Nazca Lines, the mysterious and ancient geoglyphs located in Peru’s Nazca Desert during an optional flightseeing. In Chile, you will have a chance to meet the Aymara people of the …
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Sea lions just lion around...
$15,300
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Galapagos Origin Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard Origin & Theory Galapagos Yachts
  • 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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The port town of Ushuaia
$6,999
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Ushuaia to Buenos Aires

12 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream Innovation
  • Embark on Zodiacs
  • Look for whales at Puerto Madryn
  • Observe unique wildlife
  • Experience the pristine wilderness
Starts/ Ends in:
Port of Ushuaia / Buenos Aires
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Whale Watching
Activity Level:
Relaxed
A comprehensive expedition of extremes, you can’t find a more complete Antarctic experience than this! Venture to the wildlife paradise of the remote Cape Horn. Diversity and discovery are the hallmarks of this voyage, which offers pristine landscapes and unprecedented wildlife viewing …
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A colorful marine iguana
$13,110
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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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Road along coastline of Valparaiso
$7,000
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Treasures of a Coastal Desert

Chile, Peru & Ecuador - 14 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Marvel at desert coastal landscape
  • See the UNESCO-protected cities
  • Discover the unique flora & fauna
  • Explore Chan Chan city
  • Scenic flight over the Nazca Lines
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience a dazzling coastal desert scenery teeming with wildlife on this 14-day voyage aboard Greg Mortimer. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage gems and the ancient pre-Hispanic cultures. Encounter impressive cultural, natural, and archaeological marvels including Nazca Lines, Chinchorro mummies, …
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Chinese Hat (Sombrero Chino) Island, Galapagos
$9,000
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Islands Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard Tip Top III
  • Observe wildlife on Egas Port
  • Expedition to Sierra Negra Volcano
  • Diving & snorkeling at Kicker Rock
  • Hike in Chinese Hat
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take a cruise on this 15-day voyage that covers all the magnificent wonders the Galapagos has to offer. Spend your days exploring the archipelago. Snorkel and swim with friendly sea lions. Also enjoy several opportunities to encounter the incredible wildlife including Galapagos penguins, …
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A curious sea lion checks out snorkelers in the Galapagos Islands
$11,785
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Galapagos Odyssey Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard Galapagos Odyssey
  • Tour the cliffs of Tagus Cove
  • Take a trip up the Sierra Negra
  • Explore volcanic cones
  • Snorkel with sea lions
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a 15-day circumnavigation through the Galapagos, getting to know the islands thoroughly without missing a single destination! Explore peaceful lagoons, wind across island trails, relax on white sand beaches, soak in stunning volcanic vistas, kayak and snorkel in crystalline waters, and …
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Beach on Isabela island
$11,780
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Galapagos Evolution Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard Evolution
  • Hike up Prince Phillip's Steps
  • Journey to Chinese Hat
  • Visit Black Turtle Cove
  • View new and old tortoises
Activities:
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 really become immersed in the unique splendor these islands. Roam across island trails, explore peaceful lagoons, swim and snorkel in crystalline …
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A Green Sea Turtle swimming around the reefs.
$7,290
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Classic Galapagos

10 Day Itinerary aboard Endeavour II
  • View endemic wildlife
  • Discover scenic coastlines
  • See varied islands and habitats
  • Experience the Galápagos undersea
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take an incredible journey through the unique world of the Galapagos on this 10-day adventure aboard the Endeavour II. Spend your days exploring the archipelago, encountering sea lions, Galapagos penguins, frigatebirds, flightless cormorants, tortoises, and many more incredible native species. Have …
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Sea Lion resting on Red Sesuvium
$6,660
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North Central Islands

Baltra to San Cristobal - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Galapagos
  • Visit Genovesa
  • Kayak around Darwin Bay
  • See Blue-footed Boobies
  • Observe Galápagos giant tortoise
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Nothing can quite compare to the living museum of evolution that is the Galapagos Islands. Darwin was right – these islands reflect an eco-system and illustrate the evolutionary process like nowhere else on earth. Snorkel with turtles and sea lions, marvel at manta rays and witness the …
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(Santiago)
$13,600
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Galapagos Luxury Catamaran Circumnavigation

15 Day Itinerary aboard Cormorant
  • Venture up 375 wooden stairs
  • Visit a sea lion colony
  • Experience the "blowhole"
  • Snorkel with marine wildlife
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the Galapagos Islands on an the Islands Circumnavigation Tour on the Cormorant. This 15-day voyage treats travelers to volcanic formations, white sand beaches and abundant wildlife. There are many opportunities to snorkel, swim, kayak, hike and learn on the tour.
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Warm waters of the Galapagos archipelago
$7,650
Savings
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Classic Galapagos

10 Day Itinerary aboard Islander
  • Explore varied islands and habitats
  • See incredible & abundant wildlife
  • Experience the Galápagos undersea
  • Walk, hike, kayak, or Zodiac cruise
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take an incredible journey through the unique world of the Galapagos on this 10-day adventure on the Islander. Spend your days exploring the archipelago, encountering sea lions, Galapagos penguins, frigatebirds, flightless cormorants, tortoises, and many more incredible native species. Have the …
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Galapagos penguin on a rock
$7,115
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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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