Americas

A Journeys visit to Central or South America features vivid experiences of nature, scenery, archaeology, traditional culture, and all the sensual flavors of the tropics. Many trips include explorations of the hemisphere's finest rain forests, pre-Colombian ruins, and wilderness areas. Travel from the Andes Mountains of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, and Chile to the Galapagos Islands. Enjoy wildlife and trekking trips to Patagonia. Hike the volcanoes in Guatemala or Ecuador or the glaciers of Chile and Argentina. Explore the Amazon and its tributaries by foot, riverboat, and canoe in Brazil, Guyana, Peru, and Ecuador. We will handle all the details of your travel: we make air and land reservations, ensure you have capable English-speaking guides, and choose accommodations where you will sleep comfortably and enjoy tasty, healthy meals. Customized and private treks and rainforest trips as well as regular group departures of all kinds are our specialty.

Americas Trips

Nazca boobies are among the many birds you'll see on Genovesa
Galapagos: Aboard Eric-Letty, Northern Circuit
Cruise the best northern island sites, including Genovesa, on a 20-passenger yacht
Nazca boobies are among the many birds you'll see on Genovesa
Land Cost: $4,400 - $5,400
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11 days
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46 upcoming departures
This fleet of two identical expedition yachts built in 1991 are custom-designed for Galapagos cruising. These ships offer great value and are the perfect choice for families as they have a triple cabin available and offer special family and teen departures in the summer and over the holidays.
Look for wild tortoises
Galapagos: Aboard Eric-Letty, Southern Circuit
Cruise to the best southern island sites, including Floreana, on a 20-passenger yacht
Look for wild tortoises
Land Cost: $4,400 - $5,400
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11 days
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46 upcoming departures
This fleet of two identical expedition yachts built in 1991 are custom-designed for Galapagos cruising. These ships offer great value and are the perfect choice for families as they have a triple cabin available and offer special family and teen departures in the summer and over the holidays.
Admire and explore the red sand beach
Galapagos: Aboard M/V Evolution, Northern Circuit
Cruise the islands on a 192' newly-commissioned yacht offering traditional elegance
Admire and explore the red sand beach
Land Cost: $5,780 - $7,120
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11 days
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46 upcoming departures
This Victorian-style expedition vessel has every modern convenience, spacious cabins, and plenty of comfortable, covered deck space for lounging and alfresco dining. Adults of all ages find the ship comfortable, and its special family and teen departures are good choices for multi-generational travel.
Get up close and personal
Galapagos: Aboard M/V Evolution, Southern Circuit
Cruise the islands on a 192' newly-commissioned yacht offering traditional elegance
Get up close and personal
Land Cost: $5,780 - $7,120
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11 days
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46 upcoming departures
This Victorian-style expedition vessel has every modern convenience, spacious cabins, and plenty of comfortable, covered deck space for lounging and alfresco dining. Adults of all ages find the ship comfortable, and its special family and teen departures are good choices for multi-generational travel.
The M/Y Grace, your home for the week
Galapagos: Aboard the M/Y Grace, Northern Circuit
Cruise the islands on an historic ship offering luxury service and appointments
The M/Y Grace, your home for the week
Land Cost: $6,390 - $7,650
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11 days
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46 upcoming departures
This refurbished yacht carries a rich history, royal credentials, and elegant, comfortable appointments. The ship attracts adult travelers who enjoy a bit of luxury, the history of the vessel, and adventure in style.
Spot sea lions on the rocks around Santa Cruz
Galapagos: Aboard the M/Y Grace, Southern Circuit
Cruise the islands on an historic ship offering luxury service and appointments
Spot sea lions on the rocks around Santa Cruz
Land Cost: $6,390 - $7,650
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46 upcoming departures
This refurbished yacht carries a rich history, royal credentials, and elegant, comfortable appointments. The ship attracts adult travelers who enjoy a bit of luxury, the history of the vessel, and adventure in style.
We will bond on the waters of the mighty Apurimac River
Peru: Active in the Andes
Multi-activity adventure on Inca trails and waterways culminating at Machu Picchu
We will bond on the waters of the mighty Apurimac River
Land Cost: $3,195 - $3,475
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11 days
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2 upcoming departures or Privately on Request
Combine hiking, biking, rafting, cross-cultural engagement and archaeological discovery in one fantastic, seamless itinerary. This is great for energetic explorers and families with teens, too.
Witness remarkably carved radishes
Mexico: Christmas In Oaxaca
Indigenous cultures, holiday pageantry and hands-on fun
Witness remarkably carved radishes
Land Cost: $2,995
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8 days
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Dec 20-27, 2017
Celebrate Christmas in a region of Mexico known for color, crafts, hospitality and conviviality. Enjoy direct interaction with local artisans and a great coast and beach experience.
The colonial city of Cusco
Peru: Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
The classic high-route trek with full logistical support and reserved camps
The colonial city of Cusco
Land Cost: $3,395
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10 days
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72 upcoming departures or Privately on Request
Choose this as the best supported, guided, paced, and accommodated trip available for hiking the full traditional Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.
Welcome to Costa Rica! (Photo credit: Wayde Carroll)
Costa Rica Adventure with Teens
Volcanoes, rainforest hikes, wildlife, ziplining and tropical beaches
Welcome to Costa Rica! (Photo credit: Wayde Carroll)
Land Cost: $2,495
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8 days
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Apr 15-22, 2017 or Privately on Request
An exciting adventure up active volcanoes, through exotic rainforest, down ziplines, in boats, and on water. This is the pefect graduation gift for your 8th or 12th-grade child or grandchild!
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