Cookies

At Journey Latin America we use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on our website.
Find out more


Duncan Griffin

Duncan oozes adventurous spirit, having travelled extensively around the world; he fell for Latin America’s vivacious charm over a decade ago and now lives in Lima where he runs his own guesthouse.


Duncan Griffin

Duncan Griffin

Tour Leaders
Duncan oozes adventurous spirit, having travelled extensively around the world; he fell for Latin America’s vivacious charm over a decade ago and now lives in Lima where he runs his own guesthouse. Known for his wealth of knowledge due to many years of experience and great sense of humour, you are destined for a memorable trip under his leadership.

Duncan is passionate about this mesmerising continent; his favourite spots are the Laguna de los Tres at the base of Mount Fitzroy on a clear day and sunsets on the beach in northern Peru. While he has a fond memory of catching a mass of ice break off from the ice field at the top of Paine Grande mountain which sparked an avalanche tumbling down the cliff and left the group showered in an ice cloud. He is a big believer in being good-humoured, patient and open-minded.
What our clients say

0 of 0

My top tips

1.

Bring a good sense of humour and an open mind.

2.

Taste as many local dishes as possible.

3.

Don’t be phased by the ever-changing climate – pack light.

Start planning your journey with one of our experts,

call 020 8747 8315 or enquire online

Request an itinerary

Tailor made holidays

Creating bespoke holidays that are as individual as you are

  • Your personalised itinerary
  • Crafted with our expertise and experience
  • The widest choice available
  • Carefully designed to meet your style & budget

Call 0203 432 9175 to enquire

Journey with the UK's NO1 specialist in travel to latin america

Experience

  • The pioneers in travel to Latin America since 1980
  • The UK's no.1 specialist – nobody knows it better

Knowledge

  • All our staff are in-depth Latin America specialists
  • Get the inside track with expert advice based on first-hand experience

Passion

  • Our love of Latin America runs through all we do
  • We take pride in providing a genuinely personal service

Protection

  • Unbeatable and secure financial protection
  • Book with confidence, knowing every penny is secure

Flexibility

  • The widest range of travel options to Central and South America
  • The journey you'll love, in a style to suit you

Expertise

  • Award-winning holidays, endorsed by our clients and the press
  • Exclusively dedicated to 
    Latin America – it's all we do


Wanderlust

Wanderlust Reader's Travel Awards - Top Ten Tour Operator 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015

Latin American Travel Association – Award for Customer Service 2012

Sunday Times Travel Magazine – Specialist Tour Operator 2012

Sunday Times Travel Magazine – Best Value Tour Operator 2011

Sunday Times Travel Magazine - Editor's Award2013

British Travel Awards – Best Small Tour Operator Central & South America 2011, 2012

Condé Nast Traveller – Top Ten Specialist Tour Operator: 2010, 2011, 2012

Guardian and Observer Travel Awards– Top Ten Small Tour Operator: 2009, 2010, 2012

Page Full Path: /sitecore/content/JLA/Home/about-us/our-specialists/Duncan-Griffin

Page ID: {EB49E84D-21D7-488F-AE8E-73B9677182AE}

Page Name: Duncan-Griffin

Page Display Name: Duncan Griffin

Page Template Name: T025-Specialist

Page Template ID: {5A448950-37A2-42A7-9C43-A61BBF0D17BD}

Parent ID: {0D33DF97-D11E-404C-BA41-E4DB4988FCE4}

Parent Name: our-specialists

Parent Display Name: Our specialists

Parent Template Name: T023-Specialists

Parent Template ID: {8E4A49A4-A233-4EE2-BBCA-A6D376DBEC73}