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Active Adventures in South America

Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime. Whether hiking the Inca trail, snorkeling in the Galapagos, zip-lining through cloud forest, or horseback riding in the altiplano, South America is ripe for exploration. Jagged peaks tower over unspoiled villages, jungles teem with exotic wildlife, and a rich tapestry of local culture welcomes visitors with open arms.  Whatever your idea of adventure, Andean Discovery works with you to strike the ideal balance of outdoor activity, culture, relaxation, and fun.

Below are several trips that include some of the top rated single-day hikes and multi-sport adventures in Peru, Ecuador and Colombia.


Classic Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu

10 Days | From $2,790 per person
On this classic Inca Trail Trek To Machu Picchu, photographic opportunities abound as it absorbs landscapes as diverse as high deserts to Andean cloud forests. The end reward is the Inca citadel
  • Acclimatize in the Sacred Valley
  • Trek on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
  • Enjoy Andean Discovery Tent Camps
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Tambopata Research Center & Machu Picchu

10 Days | From $3,190
This remote location, placed deep in the Amazon rainforest, lets you view the world’s largest macaw clay lick. With this trip you’ll also visit the Inca architectural wonder, Machu Picchu.
  • Visit Parrot and Macaw clay licks
  • Observe tropical Amazon wildlife
  • Explore villages in the Sacred Valley
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Galapagos Multisport Adventure Tour

10 Days | From $2,990 per person
Explore the wildlife rich Galapagos Islands from a different perspective as you ocean kayak, hike, snorkel, camp, and investigate beaches in areas unvisited by most tourists.
  • Ocean kayak along the Galapagos coast
  • Hike around an active volcano crater
  • Overnight in our Private Galapagos Camp
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Andes to Amazon Adventure in Ecuador

8 Days | From $1,945 per person
Travel from the Andes to the Amazon jungle in just hours. Hike among powerful waterfalls, raft in the Amazon, visit with locals, and observe one of the highest active volcanoes in the world.
  • Observe one of the highest active volcanoes
  • Explore Amazonian communities
  • Cruise two miles by canopy zip-line
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Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu

5 Days | From
The Salkantay track will take you through an incredible diversity of terrain. Peer at glacier mountain peaks, pass through mysterious fog, and wander through lush tropical rain forests.
  • Discover Machu Picchu & Cusco
  • Andean Discovery Campsites
  • Trek at your own pace
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