Epic overland, takes us full circle through eleven countries all the way around South America.  A unique adventure, that takes on the dense rainforest, dry deserts, high alitplano, pristine coastline and many of Latin America’s most vibrant and dynamic cities.  Get into the heart of and up close to South America.

2017 Dep – Xmas Pantanal, New Year Rio, Carnival Brazil or French Guiana
2018 Dep – Xmas Pantanal, New Year Rio, Carnival Manaus

Highlights included
Ecuador – 
3 night Jungle Trip – includes accommodation and meals (op activities extra)
Peru – Chan Chan Ruins – entrance and guided tour, Inca Trail trek to Machu Picchu – 4 days trek, Entrance to Machu Picchu with guide, Lake Titicaca boat to home stay
Bolivia – Andes mountain range, Llama, Alpaca and Vicuna, Altiplano
Chile –
Santiago, Pucon Chile’s Lake District
Argentina –
Salta, Cafayate and Mendoza, – wine growing region, Torres del Paine National Park – entrance, Iguazu Falls – entrance to Argentina side, Buenos Aires- 4 nights
Brazil –
Pantanal – meals, camping, activities, Ferry over Baia de Todos os Santos, Bale Folcorico do Bahia Show
French Guiana – Cayenne
Suriname – Paramaribo UNESCO World Heritage site
Guyana – Georgetown, Jungle Lodge
Venezuela – La Gran Sabana Waterfall, Henri Pittier National Park
Colombia – Tayrona National Park; entrance & hammock, El Totumo Mud Volcano

Included

  • Transport on expedition truck with crew
  • El Totumo Mud Volcano
  • 3 night Jungle Trip – accomm & meals – activities extra
  • Bale Folcorico do Bahia show
  • Chan Chan Ruins and tour
  • Ferry over Baia de Todos os Santo
  • Henri Pittier National Park
  • La Gran Sabana Waterfall
  • Pedra Caidra Waterfall & walk
  • Camping fees & equipment: tents, tables, chairs & cooking gear
  • Accommodation – 50% camping in tents, 50% basic hotels & hostels
  • Boat trip & overnight home stay on Lake Titicaca
  • Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu – 4 day trek incl; meals, guide & entrance
  • Meals prepared by group or provided – approx 50%
  • Pantanal – meals, camping, activities
  • Torres del Paine National Park
  • Rio de Janeiro New Year
  • Jungle Lodge Guyana

Excluded

  • Flights, visas, transfers, personal insurance, drinks, meals out, tips
  • Optional excursions/side trips
  • Meals while in hotels

Side trips / Optional extras

Trip/extra Cost
Argentina – Beagle Channel Boat Trips – Ushuaia $30-$50 USD $50
Argentina – Boat Trip – Iguazu Falls $25-$30 USD $30
Argentina – Cafayate Bike Hire & Wine Tastings USD $20
Argentina – Salta – Canopy Zip Line $50, Rafting $45, Horse Riding $60 USD $50
Argentina – Hiking in Tierra del Fuego National Park – Ushuaia, from USD $60
Argentina – Bariloche – Horse riding $95, Kayaking $45/100, Paragliding $90 USD $45
Argentina – Jesuit Mission USD $10
Argentina – Mendoza Wine Tour USD $25
Argentina – Moreno Glacier Day Trip – El Calafate USD $60
Argentina – Snorkel with Sea Lions (Puerto Madryn) USD $145
Argentina – Valdes Peninsula – 1 Day Tour – Puerto Madryn USD $120
Argentina – Viedma Glacier – El Chalten USD $60
Argentina – Buenos Aires – Walking & Graffiti Tour $10/30, Tango Show $70, Ferry to Uruguay $85 USD $10
Argentina – Viedma Glacier Ice Trekking or Climbing – El Chalten USD $190
Bolivia – City Day Tours – La Paz (Included on some trips) USD $15
Bolivia – Gravity Assisted Mountain Biking USD $120
Bolivia – Potosi Guided Mine Visit USD $20
Bolivia – Uyuni Salt Lake one day Tour USD $55
Brazil – 2-3 hr boat trips in Caraivas USD $30
Brazil – Bonito – Abseil & PADI or Snorkel Dive $250/370, Blue Lake Cave $30 – Rio da Prata Snorkelling $85, River Tubing $30 USD $30
Brazil – Boat Cruise – Parati USD $35
Brazil – Iguazu Falls entry $25, Bird Sanctuary $20, Boat Trip $30, Helicopter $120 USD $20
Brazil – Buggy Tour to beaches – Ituanas & Caraivas (price for 4 people) USD $120
Brazil – Salvador Capuera/Candomble Dance show $20, City Bus tour $20, Museum entrances $5/10 USD $20
Brazil – Lencois, Fumaca Falls hikes $50, Chapada Diamantina Tour $75, Rock climb $65 USD $75
Brazil – Eco Tour and Pink Dolphin swimming USD $100
Brazil – Favela & City Tours – Rio – $30-$80 USD $50
Brazil – Gold Mine Tour – Ouro Preto USD $15
Brazil – Guided Hikes – Taquarucu USD $25
Brazil – Handgliding – Rio USD $200
Brazil – Ilha do Bananal National Park (3 day trip) $400-$600 USD $500
Brazil – Rio Brando Day Trip (Boat & Hiking) – Boa Vista USD $90
Brazil – Parque Nacional Marinho de Abrolhos – Rio Caravelas USD $180
Brazil – Serra dos Orgaos National Park & Hiking Trail Fee – Teresopolis USD $12
Brazil – Museums & Entrances – Porto Seguro USD $2
Chile – Horse Riding – Torres del Paine USD $60
Chile – Villarica Volcano Climb – inc. guide & equipment – Pucon USD $110
Chile – Camping fee for overnight treks – Torres del Paine USD $10
Chile – Return Ferry to Main Trekking Route – Torres del Paine USD $30
Chile – Whitewater Rafting – Pucon, from $40-$150 USD $150
Colombia – Bogota – Cerro de Monserrate Cable Car $15, Museums, Attractions & Entrances $5, Cartagena Chiva Bus Tour $25, Manizales Coffee Plantation $20, Lost City Tour 6 days $400, Bucaramanga Paragliding $30, Parque Los Nevados $65 USD $15
Ecuador – Bridge Swing USD $25
Ecuador – Canyoning/Rappelling/ Abseiling – from USD $50
Ecuador – Entrance to Del Diablo waterfall- Banos USD $5
Ecuador – Hot Springs – Banos, from USD $5
Ecuador – Jungle Activity Package USD $40
Ecuador – Massages – Banos, from USD $20
Peru – Colca Canyon – National Park entrance fee and guided overnight tour USD $75
Peru – Ballestas Island Boat Trip USD $15
Ecuador – Whitewater Rafting – Banos Grade 4/5 USD $75
Peru – Guide & Staff Tips – Inca Trail USD $50
Peru – Dune Buggies & Sandboarding (combo) USD $65
Peru – Cuzco Museum Day Pass USD $20
Peru – Horse Riding, from USD $20
Peru – Mountain Biking (several areas), from USD $10
Peru – Nazca Lines Flight USD $120
Peru – Thermal Mud Pools USD $12
Peru – Sun & Moon Temple- entrance USD $5
Peru – Sacred Valley Tour USD $30
Peru – Porter on Inca Trail to carry up to 5kg of belongings USD $30
Venezuela – Angel Falls Flight / Canaima NP tour – 3 days $400, Catatumbo "Lightening Lake" tour- overnight $100, Los Llanos Wetland Area – 4 days $180, Mount Roraima Guided Trek 6 days $ 450 USD $400
Venezuela– Merida – Canopy Tours $10, Canyoning $55, Horse Riding $80, Mountain Bike Trips $40, Paragliding $55, Zip-Lining $10 USD $10
Brazil – Teatro da Paz Guided Tour – Belem USD $4
Brazil – Tribal Cultural Reserve visit/dance show- Caraivas USD $10
Brazil – White Water Rafting – Santa Elena USD $100
Brazil – Trail Fees (without Guide) – Taquarucu USD $2

Departure Dates

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Map

Map of Trans South America, Complete Circuit