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Enjoy seeing the beauty of these islands on an exciting kayak trip.
$4,501
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Galapagos Multisport

Hotel-Based Tour - 8 Day Itinerary
  • Sea kayak and snorkel with wildlife
  • Learn how to prepare ceviche
  • Mountain bike along the coast
  • Stand Up Paddle Board lava channels
  • Hike the rim of an active caldera
  • View giant Galapagos tortoises
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Moderate
This 9-day multi-sport adventure allows you to explore the Galapagos through hiking, kayaking, biking, snorkeling, and stand up paddle boarding. What else can you squeeze into this adrenaline-packed Galapagos tour itinerary? Only the most eye-popping wildlife in the world - sea lions, marine …
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A spectacular iceberg off the coast of Antarctica
$15,585
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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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Breathtaking view of Torres del Paine
$3,311
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Chile North to South

13 Day Itinerary
  • Biking and wine tasting
  • Explore the Atacama Desert
  • Rafting in the Lake District
  • Hike in Torres del Paine
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Land, Local Market, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Viewing, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Experience the highlights of Chile on our favorite vacation package starting in the North and ending in the South of this impossibly long, narrow country. Explore the arid Atacama Desert, stroll Santiago's streets, and hike, bike, raft and more in the Lakes District near Puerto Varas. Finish …
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Sacha Lodge greets travelers on a tour of the Amazon
$1,913
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Sacha Lodge

Ecuadorian Amazon - 7 Day Itinerary
  • Paddle dugout canoes along creeks
  • Take night walks through the forest
  • Observe the unique wildlife
  • View the forest from the canopy
Activities:
Fishing, Land, Rainforest Exploration, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Enjoy the wild Amazon Rainforest from the comforts of Sacha Lodge! Each day brings new possibilities and adventures including an observation tower, butterfly house, canoeing, swimming and fishing. Seize the opportunity to search for the Amazon's unique myriad of wildlife such as toucans, howler …
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Explore the jungle regions on your Brazil tour
$2,377
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Costa Verde of Brazil

10 Day Itinerary
  • Visit Christ the Redeemer statue
  • Explore the colonial town of Paraty
  • Hike to Lopes Mendes Beach
  • Kayak along rugged coastline
Activities:
Kayaking, Land, Snorkeling, Urban Exploration, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Explore Brazil's Green Coast ("Costa Verde") and the lush rainforest, mountains, white beaches, and remote islands that are south of Rio de Janeiro. This 10-day Brazil tour can be customized and begins with a visit to vibrant Rio de Janeiro. Spend 3 nights and see Rio's famous …
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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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Kayaking the Amazon
$3,785
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Amazon Kayak Adventure

8 Day Itinerary
  • Visit a local Huaorani village
  • Kayak the Shiripuno River
  • Camp in the Amazon Rainforest
  • Take an early morning hike
Activities:
Camping, Community Stay, Fishing, Kayaking, Land, Rainforest Exploration, Village Visit, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Moderate
A true Amazon adventure! This kayak expedition takes you into one of the most important and biodiverse ecosystems on earth. Paddle in expedition kayaks and camp for two nights, and enjoy the Shiripuno jungle lodge in indigenous Huaorani territory in the vast Amazon basin. The Huaorani lived as …
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Devil's Cauldron Waterfall in Banos
$2,339
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Ecuador Highlights

9 Day Itinerary
  • Walk paths through the Cloud Forest
  • Visit bustling Otavalo Market
  • Explore Cotopaxi National Park
  • Enjoy various activities in Baño
Activities:
Land, Local Market, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy some of our favorite destinations in Ecuador on this nine-day tour through the Ecuadorian Andes. Start in the colonial capital city of Quito where you'll find spectacular churches dating from the 1500's and a bustling city sprawling up the slopes of the 15,000 foot Pichincha Volcano. …
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La Pedrera beach, Uruguay
$2,730
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Highlights of Uruguay

Estancias and Beaches - 8 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Montevideo & local wineries
  • Horseback ride in the palm forests
  • Trek in the Cabo Polonio Sand Dunes
  • Canoe in the Rocha Lagoon
Activities:
Hacienda, Horseback Riding, Land, Local Market, Wildlife Viewing, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Uruguay is famous for its estancias and beaches, and this 8 day Uruguay tour offers both. Visit Colonia and Montevideo before heading east to a traditional estancia for two nights for horseback riding and a glimpse at the gaucho culture. The trip ends with two days in the coastal village of Jose …
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Giant Tortoise
$1,842
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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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Don\'t get too close
$1,275
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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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Incredible Cotopaxi
$2,586
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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
Starts/ Ends in:
Quito / Quito
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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Ship graveyard in Stanley, Falkland Islands
$3,499
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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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Wooden boardwalk in Bartolome
$3,150
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Galapagos Habitat

Hotel-Based Tour - 6 Day Itinerary
  • Observe Galapagos Giant Tortoises
  • Explore South Plaza
  • Hike across North Seymour
  • Admire unique wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Santa Cruz / Baltra
Activities:
Hiking, Land, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the Galapagos Island of Santa Cruz as well as her neighboring islands during this 6-day tour. You will be based out of the comfortable beachfront hotel Galapagos Habitat, with daily ship excursions aboard the Windrose to discover the nearby islands. All of which have unique wildlife and …
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Enjoy a sunset kayaking trip
$1,350
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La Selva Snapshot

4 Day Itinerary
  • Climb up an observation tower
  • Visit the Mandi Cocha lagoon
  • Look for nighttime wildlife
Activities:
Hiking, Land, Rainforest Exploration, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Ecuador by taking a trip to the Amazon Rainforest. Learn from a naturalist guide and a native guide about the plants, animals and people of the area while staying at the La Selva Lodge. Walk on trails in the forest, climb up an observation tower for beautiful views and take a night canoe …
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Pinnacle rock on Bartolome
$17,820
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Baltra to San Cristobal

12 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Origin
  • Visit Cerro Colorado Galapaguera
  • Snorkel around Bahia Dorada
  • Hike to Tagus Cove
Starts/ Ends in:
Baltra / San Cristobal
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Instantly conjuring up images of strange and wonderful wildlife, the Galapagos islands have been topping travel wish lists for years. Embark on a 12-day cruise aboard the Silver Origin to experience the best of Galapagos. At 1,000 kilometres off mainland Ecuador, their remoteness has allowed …
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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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Family-friendly hiking in the Galapagos
$9,720
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Baltra to San Cristobal

8 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Origin
  • Sail to Eden Islet for snorkelling
  • Fausto Llerena Breeding Center
  • Stop by Punta Suárez
Starts/ Ends in:
Baltra / San Cristobal
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the 7-day cruise aboard the Silver Origin. Gaze in wonder at some of the same spectacles that so entranced Darwin: pelicans and penguins, green sea turtles, marine iguanas, sea lions, manta rays and more. You’ll also actively explore the varied landscapes of the north central islands, …
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