Explore Central America holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. With cerulean seas and verdant forests, magnificent Maya ruins and smoking volcanoes, Central America is like a tropical fairy tale – except all of it is real.
Amazing natural beauty. Whether it’s rainforests, tropical beaches, lava-spewing volcanoes or massive lakes you are after, Central America has them in spades. Home of ancient Mayan ruins. Explore ancient archeological sites in Mexico, Gautemala and Honduras, some of which are monumental in size while others are smaller and tucked deep in the jungles, making you feel like Indiana Jones making a new discovery.
CLASSIC BELIZE & TIKAL
9 days, Belize City to Caye Caulker
If we had to describe the Belizean pace it would be somewhere between slowly rolling waves and the inquisitive speed of a ruin explorer. Embracing just that mix of curious and chill, this nine-day itinerary will let you tour Mayan ruins, cycle around stunning islands, and enjoy plenty of time to hang out on the beach or dive into the famous Blue Hole. Be speedy, or a bit sloth-like — we’ll help you discover Central America either way.
March 13, April 3 $1206
June 26, Aug 21, Oct 2 $1147
Nov 13 $1206
Dec 11 $1257
Caribbean Colombia Express
Cartagena to Santa Marta
The nature of Colombia and the Caribbean is like nowhere else on Earth. On this one-week trip packed with active highlights and laid-back moments, you’ll get the best of beach relaxation and wilderness exploration. Beach time and Tayrona National Park are on the bill here, including chances for hikes down picturesque trails and spending time with the Gotshezhy Wiwa Indigenous community to learn about their customs and traditions. Get back to nature in the jungle town of Minca — it’s the great outdoors with a chill Caribbean twist.
Relax to the Caribbean rhythms on the coast
Hike through lush jungle with an Indigenous guide
Meet the locals and learn about coffee in Minca
Indulge in fresh seafood and Colombian specialties
Spend a day with the Gotshezhy Wiwa Indigenous community
Feb 28 $1500
Mar 7, 21, April 11 $1595
May 9, 16, June 13, 27, July 18, Aug 8, 15, 29 $1500
Sept 12, 26, Oct 3, 24 Nov 7, 21 $1421
Dec 5, 19 $1595
Playa del Carmen to Playa del Carmen
Mayan ruins peeking out from verdant jungle, street vendors hawking their wares on colonial streets, pristine white-sand beaches sparkling under the Caribbean sun — now this is the real Yucatán. On this unique 15-day journey, you’ll tour the ruins at Chichén Itzá and Palenque, and head deep into the jungle of Guatemala to experience the ruins of Tikal. You’re free to choose your own adventure! So escape the resort packages and witness all the incredible wilderness, wildlife, and Mayan culture — past and present
Mar 20, $1750
May 8, June 5 , July 3, 31 $1657
Explore Costa Rica
14 DAYS – SAN JOSÉ TO SAN JOSÉ
Costa Rica may be small but it offers big adventure. This two-week tour ventures off the beaten path to a lush and wild world. Stop in at a reforestation project, visit a sea turtle conservancy program, opt to zip-line through the jungle canopy, and have a soak in volcanic hot springs. Riding a wave of “pura vida,” experience pure travel joy.
Feb 7, 14, 25, $3149
March 7, 21, 28 $3149
April 4, 11, 25, $2979
May 2, 16, June 20, 27 $2799
Costa Rica Adventure
San José to San José
If you’re looking for a taste of Costa Rica’s world-class highlights but want to keep things spicy with a sampling of hidden treasures, this action-packed adventure tops the menu. In spite of its small size, Costa Rica is one of the most biologically diverse countries in the world with volcanoes, wildlife, rainforests, and beaches to explore. This adventure offers a great balance of guided excursions and free time. Optional activities abound — choose to get your adrenaline pumping or take it easy with a stroll through a butterfly garden.
Feb 6, 13, 20 Mar 1, 4, 8, 15, 22, 27 $1742
April 3, 10, 15, 17, 24 $1657
May 1, 8, 29 June 5, 12, 19, 26 $1657
Trek Hidden Costa Rica
Think you know Costa Rica? Trade in the same old settings for the real deal. Trek into the heart of the jungle to live with three families in a remote village. Discover the emerald core of a diverse land while bunking down behind a massive waterfall in a hidden cave. Learn about the medicinal plants native to these parts and how to make sugar cane candy. This is a spectacular country with opportunities for waterfall rappelling, surfing, and whitewater rafting. This is what adventure is all about.
12 days San José to San José
Mar 13 $1954
April 10 $1844 May 15, $1742 July 17, Aug 14 $1844