Social distancing, not isolation. While many of us travelers work from home, care for the children who are home from school, and cuddle our fur babies who love the new schedule, we continue dreaming of travel. We are here for you. Our Travel Experts will continue providing you with travel inspiration full of valuable, firsthand knowledge and unique perspective. Shoot us an […]

Yampu Traveler, Jennifer recently returned from a fun filled journey through Ecuador! Making Stops in Quito, Cotopaxi and enjoying a 5-day cruise through the Galapagos Islands, Jennifer was very pleased with her experience! Very knowledgeable, helpful and resourceful staff. Answered all questions and concerns quickly. Itinerary was excellently planned. They listened to our wants and needs to plan the best […]

#postponedontcancel #savetourism It is known that those who work in the travel industry are being hit hard right now. The impact goes beyond the flight attendants and travel agents but affects the naturalist guide in the Masai Mara, the talented weavers in Cusco, down to the man pushing the elotes cart in Mexico City. All of these people rely heavily on tourism […]

During these uncertain times, we would like to express our appreciation for you and our partners over the last twenty-two years. Without the support of you, our clients, we would not be where we are today. Since our founding in 1998, we have witnessed tragedies across the world and have faced difficult times alongside our travelers over the years. Like […]

Yampu Tours would like to clarify yesterday’s announcement of the new Europe travel ban with restrictions for several European countries affecting passengers coming into the US.   This ban does not apply to; US citizens overseas coming into the US Immediate family members of US citizens coming into the US US Students studying abroad coming back to the US US […]

While media coverage of the fast-spreading Coronavirus, referred to as COVID-19, continues to intensify, many travelers’ concerns have begun to grow about planning their future trips. Here at Yampu, we are vigilant of the current situation in the countries we operate tours in, and we also recognize everyone’s concerns and wish to put travelers at ease.   Keep Calm and Wash […]

This article or content from this article first appeared on Rainforest Expeditions blog at blog.perunature.com One of the most frequently asked questions we receive from our guests considering to visit the Tambopata National Reserve is: “Can I travel to the Amazon during rainy season?” Our answer? A resounding: YES! The time between October and March is a magical time in the Amazon […]