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Bird watching

With over 50% of the world’s species breeding or migrating here, Latin America is the right place to satisfy your hunger for sightings of some of the most exotic birds on the globe.

Latin America isn’t the place to spot large mammals: you aren’t going to find the equivalent of South Africa’s Big Five here - though jaguar or puma sighting would be the highlight of any wildlife lover’s visit.

Where the continent comes into its own however is with its birdlife. Over 50% of the world’s species breed or migrate here. The vast range of environments, landscapes and climates, from tropical jungles to sun-scarred deserts and mountains groaning with ice; both remote and urban; cultivated and pristine, support birds in their hundreds and thousands.

You will see them on all of our holidays, perched on a windowsill, a craggy cliff, a ruined temple. But for those of you who have a general interest in identifying birds, or are well-informed, serious twitchers, or are wildlife photography enthusiasts, we have designed a number of holidays with qualified naturalist guides which will satisfy your hunger for sightings of some of the most exotic, winged creatures on the globe.

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Macaws Amazon Rainforest

Peru Birdlife: Machu Picchu to Pristine Amazon

Private journey

12 days from £2,074pp

Galapagos marine iguana

Signature Galapagos

Private journey

11 days from £4,826pp

Emperor Penguin

Antarctica: In search of the Emperor penguin

Private journey

15 days from £11,105pp

Brazil Wildlife: Iguazú Falls, Pantanal and Amazon

Brazil Wildlife: Iguazu, Pantanal and Amazon

Private journey

15 days from £5,481pp

Things to do


Visit Caño Negro Wildlife Reserve

Visit Penguin Colonies

Visit Falkland Islands penguin colonies

Spot wildlife in the Amazon

Spot wildlife in the Peruvian Amazon

Amazon monkeys

Spot wildlife

Tailor-made holiday

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Our specialists have been expertly crafting award-winning tailor-made holidays to Latin America for over 37 years.
We would be delighted to create a truly personalised trip which perfectly matches your wishes and requirements.

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Fixed departures following tried and tested routes with a small group of like-minded travellers, escorted by one of our award-winning tour leaders.

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Flexible, custom-made holidays to Latin America: our tailor-made itineraries are as unique as the clients for whom they are designed.

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