Central & South America

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos <p>Visit the mystifying ruins at Machu Picchu then travel to the fascinating Galápagos Islands to observe abundant wildlife, including giant tortoises, blue-footed boobies, and sea lions.</p>

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos

15 days | Multiple departures in 2015

Costa Rica's Exotic Orchids <p>Join us for this new tour featuring the country’s flora, especially exotic orchids and other tropical plants</p>

Costa Rica's Exotic Orchids

7 days | Apr 26 - May 2, 2015

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica <p>Explore Costa Rica's natural wonders and cruise the mighty locks and waterways of the 100-year-old Panama Canal.</p>

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

9 days | Feb 26 - Mar 6, 2015 | Mar 3 - 11, 2016


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, or zip line through the jungle in Costa Rica.

Central & South America

Exploring Peru: A Family Adventure

Exploring Peru: A Family Adventure

10 days | Adult starting at: $4,690
Child starting at: $4,490
Multiple departures in 2015

Galápagos and Ecuador: A Family Adventure

Galápagos and Ecuador: A Family Adventure

10 days | Adult starting at: $6,090
Child starting at: $5,890
Multiple departures in 2015

Discover Panama: A Family Adventure

Discover Panama: A Family Adventure

9 days | Adult starting at: $4,790
Child starting at: $4,590
Multiple departures in 2015

Journey to Costa Rica: A Family Adventure

Journey to Costa Rica: A Family Adventure

9 days | Adult starting at: $3,640
Child starting at: $3,440
Multiple departures in 2015

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $3,681
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2015

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea

18 days | Starting at: $7,569
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2015

Amazon River Cruise

Amazon River Cruise

10 days | Starting at: $4,795
Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

9-10 days | Starting at: $4,795
Feb 6 - 14, 2015
Feb 14 - 23, 2016

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos

15 days | Starting at: $8,193
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2015

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

9 days | Starting at: $4,995
Feb 26 - Mar 6, 2015
Mar 3 - 11, 2016

Legendary Peru

Legendary Peru

11 days | Starting at: $4,749
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2015

Costa Rica's Exotic Orchids

Costa Rica's Exotic Orchids

7 days | Starting at: $3,895
Apr 26 - May 2, 2015

Around the World by Private Jet 2015

Around the World by Private Jet 2015

24 days | Starting at: $72,950
Oct 23 - Nov 15, 2015

Islands Around the World by Private Jet

Islands Around the World by Private Jet

24 days | Starting at: $79,950
Jun 7 - 30, 2016

Around the World by Private Jet 2016

Around the World by Private Jet 2016

27 days | Starting at: $76,950
Sep 26 - Oct 22, 2016