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  • South America starts here

  • Arouse your sense of discovery
    Feel like a traveler, not a tourist, with unique excursions

  • Venture off the beaten path (without roughing it)
    Relax in hotels that reflect the best of local culture

  • See the difference our friends make
    Explore in the company of superb private guides

  • One continent, countless inspiring experiences
    Let us start planning your journey today

We design thoughtfully customized travel itineraries

Everyone at Vaya has lived, worked and traveled extensively in South America, developing deep roots along the way. The great friends we've made make all the difference in the quality of experience we provide to our travelers.


The vast jungles of Peru,
Ecuador & Brazil



Vibrant culture, stunningly
diverse landscapes



Wonderful hospitality,
otherworldly wilderness



The uniquely magnificent
enchanted isles



Wild and windswept,
a region of extremes



Civilizations lost and found,
awe-inspiring nature


A continent of spectacular possibilities awaits you

Skip the tour bus. Our experts will design a custom trip around you, to match your interests, tastes and budget. We create thoughtfully designed and culturally respectful trips that don't cut corners.

Family trips

Family Trips

We're experts in creating trips that ensure every member of your tribe gets the most out of the experience.

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Culinary trips

Wine & Food

We've hunted down the best wine & culinary options on the continent. A tough job, but someone had to do it.

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Wildlife trips


No trip of ours is complete without the chance to appreciate the region's endemic flora and fauna.

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Small Ship Cruises

An intimate, unhurried way to explore the rivers, fjords and channels of South America.

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  • The coordination was incredible. Every detail was looked after. Flights were well organized. It was so reassuring to be met in a timely manner by welcoming guides at every stop.
    Edward Walters
  • Beyond our expectations. The service was terrific. We've never had such a stress free trip. We're very pleased with your services, and have been telling all our patients and friends about you.
    Ira Grushak, Jo Eisman and Family
  • We had a fantastic time! Thanks to Vaya for orchestrating every detail so that we could relax and enjoy the trip.
    Debby Reiner

Service beyond the expected

As a specialized travel company, we focus purely on this area of the world. Our destination experts bring a thoughtful and discerning sensibility to bear in the creation of your trip, listening carefully and asking questions before putting together a personalized journey that is just for you.

Liz Gaugert Liz Gaugert
Destination Specialist
James Kinard James Kinard
Destination Specialist
Jack McCabe Jack McCabe
Destination Specialist
Gabrielle Venturi Gabrielle Venturi
Destination Specialist
Marci Koltonuk Marci Koltonuk
Destination Specialist

Our reviews are second to none

Read why our discerning travelers rate us 5 stars on independent review sites: View testimonials

5 stars

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