Expedition Overview

Expedition Overview

  • Soar above the Guatemalan jungle in a helicopter, touching down in the Maya city of El Mirador to explore the active dig site of National Geographic grantee Richard Hansen.
  • Choose to stay at Inkaterra Hacienda Concepción, a National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World set on the banks of the Madre de Dios River, and explore the Peruvian Amazon on a variety of excursions.
  • By special permission, go on a walking safari in the tropical forests of Panama’s Barro Colorado Nature Monument, site of a National Geographic-supported wildlife-tracking study.
  • Witness vibrant cultural traditions, from an Argentine tango performance to a Peruvian Paso horse exhibition and rehearsals for Rio’s famed Carnival.