Central & South America

Journey to Costa Rica: A Family Adventure <p>Costa Rica is a veritable playground for families! Walk along hanging bridges in the canopy of an amazing rainforest, spot exotic birds and caimans, and walk right up to the rim of Poás Volcano on this adventure where you will travel with like-minded grandparents, parents, and children.</p>

Journey to Costa Rica: A Family Adventure

9 days | Multiple departures between 2014 & 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

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea <p>Experience South America's last great frontier, from Patagonia's majestic fjords to the dramatic Torres del Paine, renowned for its mountain peaks, glaciers, and thunderous waterfalls.</p>

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea

18 days | Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015


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

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos

15 days | Starting at: $8,093
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Legendary Peru

Legendary Peru

11 days | Starting at: $4,749
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Around the World by Private Jet 2014

Around the World by Private Jet 2014

23 days | Starting at: $70,950
(Departed, returns Oct 22, 2014) Sep 30 - Oct 22, 2014

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 between 2014 & 2015

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $3,681
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Exploring Peru: A Family Adventure

Exploring Peru: A Family Adventure

10 days | Adult starting at: $4,890
Child starting at: $4,690
Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Galápagos and Ecuador: A Family Adventure

Galápagos and Ecuador: A Family Adventure

10 days | Adult starting at: $6,140
Child starting at: $6,040
Multiple departures between 2014 & 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 between 2014 & 2015

Journey to Costa Rica: A Family Adventure

Journey to Costa Rica: A Family Adventure

9 days | Adult starting at: $3,790
Child starting at: $3,590
Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Amazon River Cruise

Amazon River Cruise

10 days | Starting at: $4,695
Multiple departures in 2015

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

9 days | Starting at: $4,295
Feb 6 - 14, 2015

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

9 days | Starting at: $5,195
Feb 26 - Mar 6, 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