Central & South America

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures <p>Discover exotic flora and fauna as you traverse treetop bridges, float along the Tempisque River, trek to a volcano, and take guided walks at Monteverde's biological reserve.</p>

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

12 days | Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

Chile’s Patagonian Frontier <p>Experience South America’s last great frontier on our new unique itinerary featuring Patagonia’s majestic landscapes and national parks. </p>

Chile’s Patagonian Frontier

15 days | Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

Legendary Peru <p>Discover the breathtaking wonders of the Andes and Machu Picchu's enigmatic ruins, plus enjoy time with the top-hatted Uros people of Lake Titicaca, a native ceremony in the beautiful Sacred Valley, and lunch in the home of a Cuzco family.</p>

Legendary Peru

11 days | Multiple departures in 2017

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Discover exotic wildlife, dramatic landscapes, and fascinating cultural traditions up-close on a journey to Central or South America. Travel on a small group tour with a Smithsonian Journeys Expert, or create a private tailor-made itinerary, and witness the cloud-piercing mountains of Torres del Paine, explore the natural wonders of the Galápagos, experience one of the greatest voyages in natural history as you navigate more than 500 miles of the Amazon River or zip line through the jungle in Costa Rica.

Journeys to Central & South America

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Patagonian Explorer

17 days | Starting at: $7,195
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Wonders of the Galápagos Islands Voyage

9 days | Starting at: $6,495
Multiple departures in 2018

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Chile’s Patagonian Frontier

15 days | Starting at: $6,897
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Wild Encounters by Private Jet

20 days | Starting at: $83,950
(Departed, returns Mar 8, 2017) Feb 17 - Mar 8, 2017

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South American Journey

18 days | Starting at: $7,847
* Price includes airfare
Feb 20 - Mar 9, 2017
Mar 13 - 30, 2017

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Machu Picchu and the Galápagos

15 days | Starting at: $8,393
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

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Legendary Peru

11 days | Starting at: $4,749
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

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Amazon River Cruise

10 days | Starting at: $5,295
Multiple departures in 2017

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Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $3,681
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Galápagos Adventure: A Family Journey

9 days | Starting at: $6,290
Jun 24 - Jul 2, 2017
Dec 26, 2017 - Jan 3, 2018

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Exploring Peru: A Family Journey

7 days | Starting at: $3,090
Multiple departures in 2017

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Exploring Costa Rica: A Family Journey

8 days | Starting at: $2,995
Multiple departures in 2017

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Around the World by Private Jet 2017

24 days | Starting at: $79,950
Sep 27 - Oct 20, 2017

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A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

9 days | Starting at: $4,995
Feb 9 - 17, 2018

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Around the World by Private Jet 2018

24 days | Starting at: $82,950
Sep 27 - Oct 20, 2018

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Tailor-Made Travel to Argentina

11 days | Starting at: $4,730
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Tailor-Made Travel to Chile

10 days | Starting at: $5,640
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Tailor-Made Travel to Ecuador

11 days | Starting at: $6,495
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Tailor-Made Travel to Peru

13 days | Starting at: $4,210
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