Peru

  • Take a boat trip to the Ballestas Islands with their exotic and rare marine wildlife
  • Head off into the desert in a dune buggy for a bit of sandboarding and camp out overnight under the stars
  • Experience the otherworldly Nazca Lines, best viewed from the air
  • Visit the ancient eerie tombs of Chauchilla Cemetery
  • Enjoy the authentic Peruvian nightlife in the “white city” of Arequipa
  • Take the opportunity to view the majestic condors of Colca Canyon
  • Inca Trail trek to Machu Picchu (included) – a 4-day hike on the Lares, Classic or Salkantay trail finishing at the magnificent Machu Picchu
  • Visit the floating reed islands of Lake Titicaca, the world’s highest navigable lake, and spend a night with one of the local families

Bolivia

  • La Paz with its colourful witches market and high altitude charm
  • Drive across the wild and barren landscape of the altiplano, a unique and incredible experience
  • Visit Potosi where you have the opportunity to enter a working silver and tin mine still utilising traditional techniques
  • Take a day trip out to the Uyuni Salt flats, the largest in the world
  • Follow in the steps of Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid in Tupiza

Argentina & Chile

  • Drive through the beautiful Humahuaca Canyon and visit Purmamarca
  • Stay in Salta, founded over 400 years ago and a great place for live music, mountain biking, trekking, horse riding and river rafting
  • Get on your bike – and visit the wineries of Cafayate & Mendoza
  • Explore Santiago, Chile’s capital, a modern organised city with great food and nightlife
  • Experience the wonders of Chile’s Lake District and enjoy white water rafting, skiing, horse riding, hikes or take the opportunity to climb the active Villarrica Volcano
  • Explore Bariloche, a popular holiday resort for Argentinians with great hiking trails, world-famous chocolate and funky nightlife
  • Drive on the Carretera Austral, an incredible journey past spiralling volcanoes, glaciers & fjords (weather/season dependent)
  • Visit Los Glaciares National Park, home to the largest glacier in the world where you also have the chance to don crampons and walk on a glacier, or just gaze in wonder at the Perito Mereno glacier
  • Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Torres del Paine National Park where huge granite cliffs dominate the landscape, and you will find some outstanding hiking trails
  • Tierra del Fuego – an island on the southern tip of the continent with spectacular scenery and optional boat trips
  • Visit Ushuaia, the town at the “end of the world”, the most southerly town on earth you are ever likely to travel to
  • Your travels through Chile & Argentina give you plenty of time to explore the Patagonia region with its vast, sparsely populated treeless plateau, unique wildlife, and stunning scenery
  • Spot penguins, sea lions, sea elephants, birds and whales on the Atlantic coast (season dependent)
  • Puerto Madryn, gateway to the Valdes Peninsula with its unique wildlife
  • Buenos Aires, the cosmopolitan capital of Argentina has plenty to enjoy, including museums, polo, football matches, tango dancing and restaurants that serve the best steaks in the world (along with some pretty decent red wine!)
  • Take an optional ferry ride across to Montevideo or Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay for a 1 or 2 day visit
  • Visit the 400 year old Jesuit mission of San Ignacio
  • Experience the mighty Iguazu Falls by boat, helicopter or on foot, visiting both the Argentinian and Brazilian sides of the Falls

Brazil

  • Swim and snorkel in the crystal clear rivers and lakes of Bonito, or take a hike into the lush forests on the look out for monkeys, caiman and anaconda
  • Explore the Pantanal, the world’s largest wetlands, with organised treks and boat trips in search of birds and fish, including piranha
  • Relax in Parati, a laid back historical coastal village where you can also take a traditional schooner boat trip out to explore the secluded islands
  • Rio de Janeiro – Celebrate either Rio Carnival or New Years Eve in this vibrant city that definitely knows how to party!

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