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Luxury by Journey Latin America

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Don't be fooled by South America's backpacker image: the finer things in life are extremely well-represented in Central and South America. These days most areas of the continent offer a wide choice of top-end accommodation, including a number of truly spectacular properties, often enhanced by their inimitable Latin character. There are a great number of exceptional restaurants dotted all across the region, and Chile and Argentina in particular are producers of world-class wines.

You’ll also encounter luxury in a less traditional sense, from unique private excursions in unique environments, to upscale fixed camps in spectacular locations. And of course, to put the icing on the cake, Latin

Don't be fooled by South America's backpacker image: the finer things in life are extremely well-represented in Central and South America. These days most areas of the continent offer a wide choice of top-end accommodation, including a number of truly spectacular properties, often enhanced by their inimitable Latin character. There are a great number of exceptional restaurants dotted all across the region, and Chile and Argentina in particular are producers of world-class wines.

You’ll also encounter luxury in a less traditional sense, from unique private excursions in unique environments, to upscale fixed camps in spectacular locations. And of course, to put the icing on the cake, Latin America has in spades what money can't buy – the incredible beauty of nature, fascinating history and culture, and the warm, welcoming spirit of its people.

The tailor-made experience on a luxury holiday to South America allows you, with our expert help, to design a completely bespoke and personalised holiday: speak to our knowledgeable Travel Experts to begin planning a trip that will perfectly encompass everything that luxury means to you.

If you feel inspired for your next trip, you can peruse our range of luxury tours to South America.

Join us on the Luxury Peru and Galapagos: Machu Picchu and the Enchanted Islands holiday for Peru’s greatest highlights: Machu Picchu and Cusco, and a cruise to the Galápagos Islands. Stay in top hotels, and travel on the luxurious MV Ocean Spray during your Galápagos cruise.

On our Luxury Mexico: Yucatan in Style holiday you will be exploring Mexico City as well as the archaeological sites of the Yucatán peninsula in the south. Pamper yourself at one of the country’s most discreet and top-quality hotels on the white sand beaches of the Mayan Riviera and stay at restored colonial haciendas that ooze elegance.

Or join us on the Luxury Chile and Argentina: Pure Patagonia holiday, featuring Torres del Paine National Park, El Calafate, Bariloche in the Lake District and Buenos Aires. Stay in first-class accommodation, from boutique and traditional classic properties in the cities, to a high-class resort-style lakeside hotel and well-located countryside lodges in Southern Patagonia with staggering views.

If it's a group tour you're looking for browse our range of Classic Journeys which allow you to explore the continent in comfort and style. Travelling with one of our dedicated tour leaders you will experience Latin America with other like-minded people for company, with welcoming accommodation to return to each night, and with the reassurance that all the practicalities are taken care of.

So if you want to experience a luxury holiday in Central and South America contact our Travel Experts today. At Journey Latin America, we have almost 40 years of experience in planning trips to Central and South America, so you can trust us to help you book an unforgettable holiday.

Luxury Holidays

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A two-week luxury private tour of Peru staying in the best hotels and travelling in style. Arrive at the “Lost City” of Machu Picchu in the elegant Hiram Bingham train from Cusco, Spanish colonial treasure house and the Incas’ imperial capital. Fly to the Amazon for a comfortable wildlife cruise in a top quality, state-of- the-art ship.

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Argentina offers some of the best and most innovative and imaginative luxury accommodation on the continent, alongside sophisticated excursions where you can discover the natural wilderness highlights in style. On this private journey you’ll stay on an elegant estancia in the pampas and at the finest hotels in all of Argentina.

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A two-week luxury private tour including Peru’s highlights, Machu Picchu and Cusco, and a cruise to see the wildlife of Ecuador’s Galápagos Islands. You’ll be staying in top luxury hotels and travelling in style. The five-day cruise takes place on one of the most popular top-of-the-range motor yachts in service on the route, the MV Eclipse.

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This private holiday plunges into Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, an area of outstanding natural beauty which still has a remote wilderness feel in spite of the creation of luxury accommodation. You stay at three of these wonderful properties in Torres del Paine National Park, the Los Glaciares National Park and the northern lake district.

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Celebrate a special occasion with a week’s luxury cruise around Ecuador’s Galápagos Islands, sailing on board the elegant Grace. Imagine sitting on the deck of this romantic luxury yacht (wedding gift to Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco), champagne in hand, watching a sunset of gold and purple streaked with cardinal red.

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