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You could spend years discovering everything that Latin America has to offer, making it one of the best destinations for big overland trips and Gap Year travel. Head to South America for some of the world-famous landmarks of Machu Picchu or Christ the Redeemer, or take a shorter trip to the beaches of Costa Rica and Mexico. Either way, Latin America is packed full of adventure.


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COSTA RICA

COSTA RICA ON A SHOESTRING

FR. R9,685

8 Days l 3 Cities
Hit two of Costa Rica's famed features – volcanoes and beaches – on this exciting trip that isn't too hard on the wallet. Get the adrenaline pumping in La Fortuna, then soak up the hippie spirit of Montezuma and relax on the beach. While you're free to choose your own adventure and optional adrenaline-inducing activities like waterfall rappelling, your accommodation and transportation are included.

Includes Cabo San Antonio excursion including La Fortuna stay, Beach time in Montezuma, 7 nights accommodation, all transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

LATIN AMERICA

CUBAN RHYTHMS

FR. R10,225SAVE R4,385

8 days l 5 Cities
For too many people, Cuba is nothing more than a beach resort. That’s crazy; the island practically buzzes with energy and you should do likewise – get moving. Journey through the culture-soaked streets of Trinidad and Old Havana for your fill of drinking and dancing. The music here pours out of open windows. Hit the beach and explore the outdoors, then connect with the locals in homestays and make friends for life as you hit the sites with other young people like yourself.

Includes: arrival transfer, Che Guevara mausolem and museum visit, walks in Trinidad and Viñales, Casa de la Trova visit (Trinidad), Day trip to Cayo Jutias including lunch, Las Terrazas biosphere reserve visit, Tobacco farm visit, Old Havana walking tour, Beach time in Trinidad

LATIN AMERICA

MEXICO CITIES, CUISINE & RUINS

FR. R13,667

15 Days l 8 Cities
From the hustle of modern Mexico City, which preserves its magic from centuries gone by, to the ruins at Chichén Itzá, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, this adventure takes in all the cultural and historical highlights. It’s perfect for travellers on a tight budget looking to see as much as possible of this diverse region.

Includes: Orientation walks in Puebla, Oaxaca, San Crístóbal De Las Casas, and Mérida, Guided tour of Chichén Itzá, Beach time in Playa del Carmen, Free time in Mexico City, Oaxaca, San Crístóbal De Las Casas, Palenque, and Mérida, All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

CUBA

CUBA LIBRE

FR. R12,830SAVE R5,499

8 Days l 4 Cities
Walking through the pincushion hills, wandering amongst orchids and lush mountain coffee plantations—see another side of the island on this week-long tour through the ‘Garden Province’ of Cuba. Tour a tobacco plantation, snorkel crystal-clear waters full of colourful coral and search for the pirates of lore along the Guanahacabibes Peninsula.

Includes Cabo San Antonio excursion including Roncalí Lighthouse, cigar factory tour, Las Terrazas visit, 7 nights accommodation, all transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

PERU

THE INCA TRAIL

FR. R9,500

7 Days l 3 Cities
One of our most popular trips in the region for those looking to combine the cultural highlights of the Sacred Valley with the challenge of one of the world’s best known hikes. The four-day Inca Trail trek will reward you with a stunning combination of the region’s ruins, mountainscapes, and cloud forests.

Includes guided tour of Sacred Valley and Ollantaytambo ruins, full day indigenous village visit, 4 day Inca Trail guided hike with cooks & porters, 6 nights accommodation, all transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

PERU

MACHU PICCHU ADVENTURE

FR. R13,950SAVE R5,979

8 Days l 4 Cities
Get acquainted with the wonders of the Incas in this exhilarating introduction to Peru. Embrace cultures in the hills surrounding Cusco and delight in the amazing views of the Sacred Valley as you travel by rail to Machu Picchu. Taking the train will allow you lots of time to explore ruins, museums, and markets.

Includes guided tour of Sacred Valley and Ollantaytambo ruins, full day indigenous village visit, train to Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu guided tour, internal flights, 7 nights accommodation, all transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

LATIN AMERICA

BRAZIL TO ARGENTINA

FR. R18,605SAVE R7,975

11 Days l 2 Countries
Experience the treasures of Argentina and Brazil in this jam-packed trip. From tango in Buenos Aires to sun and surf in Rio, explore two of the continent’s most vibrant capitals. Marvel at the majesty of Iguassu Falls and let its power engulf you.

Includes arrival transfer, guided city tour of Buenos Aires, Iguassu Falls Guided Tours of both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides, 8 nights accommodation, 2 overnight buses, selected meals and all transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

LATIN AMERICA

IGUASSU & BEYOND

FR. R19,529SAVE R8,370

9 Days l 6 Cities
This 9-day adventure offers the perfect combination of natural beauty and cosmopolitan culture. Travel from the tango palaces of Buenos Aires to the samba pulse of Rio de Janeiro and discover spectacular wilderness in between. Encounter thundering Iguassu Falls with views from both Argentina and Brazil. Then continue to the coast and soak in the sun on Ilha Grande's beaches and colonial culture in Paraty.

Includes arrival transfer, Iguassu Falls Guided Tours of both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides, 8 nights accommodation, internal flights, selected meals and all transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

LATIN AMERICA

CHILE & ARGENTINA HIGHLIGHTS

FR. R25,579SAVE R10,960

10 Days l 6 Cities
These ten days travelling through gorgeous landscapes and cities are your solution. Visit coastal Valparaíso, get active in the adventure-sport mecca of Pucón, and journey to a genuine gaucho ranch outside of quaint, lakeside Bariloche, before finishing up in the iconic "don't cry for me" cosmopolis of Buenos Aires.

Includes Visit to a winery and wine tasting, City tour of Santiago, driving tour through the Seven Lakes district, Estancia visit, 8 nights accommodation, 1 overnight buses, internal flight, selected meals and all transport between to/from included activities.

LATIN AMERICA

IN SEARCH OF IGUASSU

FR. R33,219

17 Days l 9 Cities
You'll kick off the adventure in sophisticated Buenos Aires before getting back to nature on day hikes at a working Uruguayan ranch. Marvel at Iguassu Falls, then hop a flight to São Paulo on your way to the Brazilian coast—no gruelling bus ride means more time on the beach. We'll wrap up in the party in Rio!

Includes arrival transfer, Iguassu Falls Guided Tours of both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides, 15 nights accommodation, 1 overnight buses, internal flight, selected meals and all transport.

PERU

AMAZON TO THE ANDES

FR. R25,579SAVE R10,960

12 Days l 5 Cities
This adventure offers up an intriguing combination of beauty and contrasts in scenery, wildlife, and cultures, whether you’re scanning the canopy for wildlife from the comfort of our intimate and exclusive G Lodge Amazon or climbing the ancient trail of the Incas to Machu Picchu, situated in the heavens of the Americas.

Includes Sacred Valley and Ollantaytambo ruins guided tour, Inca Trail guided hike, Machu Picchu guided tour, Amazon Jungle stay at the G Lodge Amazon, 11 nights accommodation, selected meals & transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

PERU

PERU PANORAMA

FR. R31,165SAVE R13,355

15 Days l 6 Cities
Spot macaws in the jungle and caimans on the riverbanks, sail Lake Titicaca, delight in the smells of markets and explore ancient ruins—including a trek along the Inca Trail. Whether you’re scanning the canopy for wildlife from the comfort of our intimate and G Lodge Amazon or following in the footsteps of the Incas.

Includes floating islands of Uros visit, guided tour of Sacred Valley, Ollantaytambo ruins & Lake Titicaca, full day indigenous village visit, Inca Trail guided hike, stay at the exclusive G Lodge Amazon, 14 nights accommodation, transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

LATIN AMERICA

ANDEAN DISCOVERY

FR. R26,045SAVE R11,165

15 Days l 7 Cities
Discover the best of Ecuador and Peru as you explore the Andes, Amazon, and Pacific coast on this 15-day adventure from Lima to Quito. Explore pre-Inca ruins, walk the colonial streets, and get an introduction to the Amazon and its people with time in a jungle community. Tear it up on mountain bikes, raft wild rivers, catch big waves, and get your adrenaline pumping on exciting optional excursions.

Includes arrival transfer, Amazon Jungle excursion to a local community, 14 nights accommodation, selected meals and all transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

PERU

BACKROADS & HIGHLANDS OF PERU

FR. R14,055SAVE R6,025

17 Days l 8 Cities
Get off the beaten path in the highlands of Peru and discover stunning mountain scenery and remote cities few tourists visit. Getting to Cusco is half the adventure – travel by public bus keeps costs down and allows you to connect with the locals in the rarefied mountain air of the Andes. Climb the legendary Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, the "Lost City of the Incas."

Includes guided tour of Sacred Valley, Ollantaytambo ruins & Lake Titicaca, full day indigenous village visit, Inca Trail guided hike, Machu Picchu guided tour, 16 nights accommodation, transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

PERU

PERU ON A SHOESTRING

FR. R19,065SAVE R8,175

15 Days l 7 Cities
Climb the legendary Inca Trail to the cloud forest citadel of Machu Picchu, dine the traditional way at a ceremonial Pachamanca feast, or take an optional flight over the Nazca Lines—the adventure is yours to choose! With your accommodation and transport taken care of, this trip offers great value as it introduces the region’s main sights.

Includes Pachamanca ceremony, Overnight Colca Canyon excursion, full day indigenous village visit, 4 day Inca Trail guided hike with cooks & porters, 14 nights accommodation, all transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

LATIN AMERICA

SOUTHERN CROSS EASTBOUND

FR. R84,400

45 Days l 23 Cities
From the Nazca Lines and the heights of Incan archaeology to the beach at Ipanema, this 45-day long tour provides limitless opportunities for adventure. Explore the wetlands of the Pantanal, thundering Iguassu Falls, and the bizarre landscape of the Uyuni Salt Flats. In the thin air of the Andes, trek the challenging Inca Trail to legendary Machu Picchu.

Includes Arequipa stay, guided tour of Sacred Valley, Ollantaytambo ruins & Lake Titicaca, full day indigenous village visit, 4 day Inca Trail guided hike, Iguassu Falls visit, Floating islands of Uros visit, 44 nights accommodation, most meals & more

LATIN AMERICA

QUITO TO LIMA ADVENTURE

FR. R18,599

15 Days l 7 Cities
Discover the best of Ecuador and Peru as you explore the Andes, Amazon, and Pacific coast on this 15-day adventure from Lima to Quito. Explore pre-Inca ruins, walk the colonial streets, and get an introduction to the Amazon and its people with time in a jungle community. Tear it up on mountain bikes, raft wild rivers, catch big waves, and get your adrenaline pumping on exciting optional excursions.

Includes Amazon Jungle excursion to a local community, Beach time in Mancora and Huanchaco, 14 nights accommodation, all transport between destinations and to/from included activities & most meals.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

These tour prices are valid for new bookings. A non-transferable, non-refundable deposit of R500 per person is payable at the time of booking and the balance due 60 days prior to departure, and is not applicable to all group bookings. Other T&Cs may apply. E & OE.