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.
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 2,940

Join us to explore Central America’s last remaining tropical rainforest in Costa Rica’s wild Osa Peninsula, a paradise for nature lovers.

7 NIGHTS From 3,120

Explore the incredible scenery and wildlife of the Galapagos Islands on this family-friendly island hopping adventure.

7 NIGHTS From 10,560

Discover the Galapagos Islands on board the M/V Origin, a luxury mega yacht that will take you between the islands in search of spectacular landscapes.

22 NIGHTS From 9,090

Explore the best of Central America visiting Panama, Cuba, Guatemala, Belize and Mexico on this 22-day journey,

20 NIGHTS From 18,599

Experience vast penguin rookeries & seal colonies on this awe-inspiring voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia & the Falkland Islands on the M/S Expedition.

5 NIGHTS From 10,205

Pure Patagonia Premium Photo Adventure is an amazing experience into Torres del Paine’s unique wildlife, led by photo & wildlife professionals.

7 NIGHTS From 2,591

This active island hopping tour of the Galapagos introduces you to the rich wildlife and fascinating history of the ‘Enchanted Islands’ as you tour by boat and on foot, staying in island hotels each night.