Pan American between Anchorage and Ushuaia - NEW!

Overlanding is a fantastic way to experience the traveller's paradise of the Americas! We have been the world's leading overland operator for decades, so take advantage of our years of experience and come with us as we include all the must-see attractions as well as heading into the wilds, well away from the usual tourist trail. We begin our journey in the Alaskan town of Anchorage, and wind our way through the wilds of Alaska and the forest-covered slopes of Canada's mountain country. We will learn about the local cultures and minig history, camp out in the wilderness, trek through the breathtaking landscapes, forests and glaciers, and have the chance to enjoy some exhilarating outdoor activities in some of the world's best National Parks such as Denali, Jasper and Banff. From the glittering city of Banff, we journey through the stunning western USA along the famous Rocky Mountains, to the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon, the geothermal geysers of Yellowstone, the red columns of Monument Valley in Utah, and through the incredible deserts of Arizona en route to Mexico. This scenic and active journey takes us to Mexico's buzzing capital. From the artistic Mexico City, we journey through some of Central America's greatest highlights including Mexico's incredible Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, the tropical paradise of Caye Caulker in Belize, the ruined city of Tikal and the colourful markets of Chichicastenango in Guatemala. From the charming colonial town of Antigua, we overland through the magnificent highlights of El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua, including their Mayan ruins, stunning beaches, wonderful towns, and spectacular volcanic scenery. We then head to Costa Rica to explore the forests and beaches there before arriving in Panama and its thriving capital. After a short flight to the incredible colonial town of Cartagena on the Caribbean coast, we explore some of Colombia's best highlights, such as the beautiful beaches of Tayrona National Park, the adventure capital of San Gil and the stunning historic town of Villa de Leyva, before crossing into Ecuador and arriving at its buzzing capital of Quito. From Quito we explore the stunning jungles, hills and towns of Ecuador and then head down to the coast and the idyllic beaches of Punta Sal in northern Peru. We then head south through Peru's deserts to the ruined Moche city of Chan Chan, then climb up to the spectacular Andean town of Huaraz, before heading to the chaotic capital of Lima. From Lima we continue down the coast to the magical dunes of Huacachina, and then overland to the mysterious Nazca Lines. We'll then climb up into the highlands to visit the colonial city of Arequipa and the breathtaking Colca Canyon, before staying at a local Quechua village stay on our way to the phenomenal city of Cuzco. Cuzco is our base for one of South America's best highlights, the Inca Trails and a visit to the legendary ruined city of Machu Picchu. After Cuzco, we will head south to the serene shores of Lake Titicaca and its sacred Inca island of Isla del Sol, and then move on to the thriving Bolivian city of La Paz. Heading south from La Paz, we visit our local community stay in Livichuco and the famous mining town of Potosí, before arriving in one of the continent's most spectacular natural wonders - the phenomenal salt flats of Salar de Uyuni. From here we will overland across the other-worldly scenery of the Bolivian Altiplano into the incredible Atacama Deserts of Chile, and then cross the Andes into the beautiful arid regions of Argentina and the wonderful town of Salta. We will make our way south through the wine regions and highlands of northwest Argentina before arriving at a very special highlight of this trip - our unique estancia stay for two days of horse riding on an idyllic country ranch. From here we make our way to the spectacular town of Mendoza, under the shadow of the Andes' highest mountains, before finally crossing the Andes again to arrive in the Chilean capital of Santiago. We will continue south from Santiago into the Chilean and Argentinian Lake District to enjoy the wealth of optional activities and beautiful scenery in Pucon and Barlioche. We will then journey down the spectacular Carretera Austral to arrive in the fabled land of Patagonia, famous for its hauntingly desolate scenery, its huge glaciers near El Calafate, the phenomenal mountain scenery of El Chaltén and Torres del Paine, and the chance to get out trekking, climbing and horse riding! We will then arrive in the remote outpost of Ushuaia, the most southern town in the world. Join us on this unforgettable overlanding experience through the Americas!


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Trip Itinerary

  1. Day1Ushuaia Tierra Del Fuego
  2. Day2Strait of Magellan
  3. Day3Torres Del Paine National Park
  4. Day4Torres Del Paine National Park
  5. Day5Torres Del Paine National Park
  6. Day6Torres Del Paine National Park
  7. Day7Torres Del Paine National Park
  8. Day8El Calafate
  9. Day9El Calafate Perito Moreno Glacier
  10. Day10El Chalten
  11. Day11 - 12Los Glaciares National Park El Chalten
  12. Day13Argentinian Patagonia
  13. Day14Puerto Rio Tranquilo Carretera Austral
  14. Day15Cerro Castillo National Reserve
  15. Day16Puyuhuapi and Queulat NP
  16. Day17Futaleufu
  17. Day18Bariloche
  18. Day19Bariloche
  19. Day20Pucon
  20. Day21Pucon
  21. Day22Santiago
  22. Day23Santiago
  23. Day24 - 25Mendoza
  24. Day26Rio Ceballos
  25. Day27 - 29Rio Ceballos
  26. Day30Tafi Del Valle
  27. Day31Cafayate Quilmes Ruins
  28. Day32 - 33Salta
  29. Day34Purmamarca
  30. Day35 - 36San Pedro De Atacama
  31. Day37Bolivian Altiplano
  32. Day38Uyuni
  33. Day39Salar De Uyuni
  34. Day40Potosi
  35. Day41 - 42La Paz
  36. Day43La Paz
  37. Day44Copacabana La Paz
  38. Day45Isla Del Sol
  39. Day46Puno
  40. Day47Cuzco Puno
  41. Day48Cuzco
  42. Day49 - 52Inca Trail Sacred Valley
  43. Day53Machu Picchu Cuzco
  44. Day54Cuzco
  45. Day55Raqchi
  46. Day56Chivay
  47. Day57Chivay Arequipa
  48. Day58Arequipa
  49. Day59Puerto Inca
  50. Day60Nazca
  51. Day61Huacachina
  52. Day62Paracas
  53. Day63Ballestas Islands Lima
  54. Day64Lima
  55. Day65Huaraz
  56. Day66 - 67Huaraz
  57. Day68Huanchaco
  58. Day69Huanchaco
  59. Day70Lambayeque Punta Sal
  60. Day71Punta Sal
  61. Day72Cuenca
  62. Day73Cuenca
  63. Day74Chugchilan
  64. Day75Chugchilan Lake Quilotoa
  65. Day76Rio Verde
  66. Day77 - 78Banos Rio Verde
  67. Day79Amazon Jungle
  68. Day80 - 81Amazon Jungle
  69. Day82Quito
  70. Day83Quito
  71. Day84Quito Otavalo
  72. Day85Ipiales
  73. Day86Popayan
  74. Day87Salento
  75. Day88 - 89Manizales Salento
  76. Day90Honda
  77. Day91Villa de Leyva
  78. Day92 - 93San Gil
  79. Day94Aguachica
  80. Day95 - 96Mompós
  81. Day97 - 98Tayrona National Park
  82. Day99Cartagena
  83. Day100Cartagena
  84. Day101Cartagena
  85. Day102Panama City
  86. Day103Panama City Santa Clara
  87. Day104 - 105Boquete
  88. Day106 - 107Manuel Antonio National Park
  89. Day108 - 109Monteverde
  90. Day110 - 111La Fortuna
  91. Day112 - 113Ometepe Island
  92. Day114 - 115Granada
  93. Day116 - 117Masaya National Park León
  94. Day117León
  95. Day118Lake Yojoa
  96. Day119 - 121Roatán
  97. Day122 - 123Copán
  98. Day124Suchitoto
  99. Day125Cerro Verde National Park
  100. Day126 - 127Los Cobanos
  101. Day128Antigua
  102. Day129Antigua
  103. Day130 - 131Panajachel Lake Atitlan
  104. Day132San Andres Itzapa
  105. Day133 - 134Rio Dulce Livingston
  106. Day135 - 136Poptún
  107. Day137Tikal
  108. Day138 - 140San Ignacio
  109. Day141 - 143Caye Caulker
  110. Day144Tulum
  111. Day145Tulum
  112. Day146Chichen Itza Mérida
  113. Day147Palenque
  114. Day148Palenque
  115. Day149Frontera Corozal Yaxchilán
  116. Day150 - 152San Cristóbal de las Casas
  117. Day153 - 154Oaxaca
  118. Day155Mexico City
  119. Day156Mexico City
  120. Day157Angahuan
  121. Day158Angahuan
  122. Day159Tequila
  123. Day160 - 161Sayulita
  124. Day162 - 163Mazatlan Guaymas
  125. Day164Nogales
  126. Day165Phoenix area
  127. Day166 - 167The Grand Canyon
  128. Day168 - 169Las Vegas
  129. Day170Zion National Park
  130. Day171Bryce Canyon National Park Kodachrome Basin State Park
  131. Day172Lake Powell area
  132. Day173Monument Valley
  133. Day174 - 176Moab Arches National Park Canyonlands National Park
  134. Day177Salt Lake City
  135. Day178Jackson Hole
  136. Day179 - 180Yellowstone National Park Grand Teton National Park
  137. Day181 - 182Glacier National Park
  138. Day183Banff Glacier National Park
  139. Day184Banff
  140. Day185Banff
  141. Day186Spare
  142. Day187Jasper
  143. Day188Jasper
  144. Day189En route in British Columbia
  145. Day190Hazelton Stewart
  146. Day191Stewart Hyder
  147. Day192Watson Lake
  148. Day193Watson Lake Whitehorse
  149. Day194 - 195Dawson
  150. Day196Tok
  151. Day197 - 198Wrangell-St Elias National Park
  152. Day199 - 200Denali Highway
  153. Day201 - 203Denali National Park
  154. Day204 - 205Seward Kenai Fjords National Park
  155. Day206Anchorage
  156. Day207Anchorage


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