Did you know that Peru is home to more than 1,800 species of birds? That dolphins live in the Amazon River and are pink? That the largest rodents in the world live in South America and are eaten by the locals? That sixty percent of the world’s seal population resides in Antarctica? That certain birds in the Galapagos are called boobies and have blue feet? Or that the rarely seen two-toed sloth lives in Costa Rica? Well, you do now.
From the driest desert to the lushest rainforest, mountains, wetlands, farmlands, glaciers and icebergs, Latin America and Antarctica are the perfect breeding grounds for a compilation of some of the world’s most enigmatic species of wildlife. Whether you want to get a hero shot of a butterfly the size of a bird, a brightly coloured Macaw, Llama or Penguin, or want to get up close and personal with an Armadillo or a jumping spider - you won’t be disappointed!
Chimu Adventures can help you release your inner David Attenborough. See below our suggested itineraries designed by our specialist team. Choose one of these or alter to design your own journey.
7 NIGHTS From 9,225

An 8 day cruise aboard the Cormorant - a new & modern catamaran with a range of luxuries. This tour visits the Eastern & Central Islands.

15 NIGHTS From 6,725

A 16 day multi-destination package combining Guyana and Venezuela & all of the main highlights of these two impressive countries.

10 NIGHTS From 3,645

See Costa Rica the way you want to - whether you're a thrill seeker or beach-lover (or both!), this 11 day tour of Costa Rica caters for either.

4 NIGHTS From 2,395

Take in the amazing wildlife of the Pantanal and then swim the crystal clear water of Bonito.

5 NIGHTS From 3,540

This Amazon adventure combines a 2-night stay at Amazon EcoPark Lodge with a 3-night cruise aboard the M/V Desafio visiting the Anavilhanas archipelago.

4 NIGHTS From 1,395

Tambopata Research Center is an excellent headquarters for in depth explorations of Amazonian nature and wildlife because of its remote location in uninhabited wilderness housing stable populations of endangered wildlife.

3 NIGHTS From 940

Posada Amazonas is a 30-bedroom rainforest lodge perfect for your first taste of the Amazon’s natural wonders.

3 NIGHTS From 2,395

The Aida Maria offers a great value cruise of the Galapagos for those on a tight budget. 4-days - Islas Santa Cruz, Floreana, Espanola & San Cristobal.