Great Destinations Within a Few Hours of Ireland   There’s plenty to do and see in Ireland, which also makes for a great base from which to explore standout destinations throughout the UK. Let’s take a look at some of the options for those who are strapped for time and want to stay within the UK during their vacation.   Isle […]

Celebrate 2022 with 22% off select sample trip packages! Yampu Tours Travel Experts have curated a list of unique, pre-built itineraries with hundreds of dollars in savings within our Top Travel Destinations to Book in the New Year. Save yourself the time, money, and headache of trip planning yourself and choose from one of our carefully crafted trip itineraries below. Once […]

Now that 2021 is said and done, we welcome the new in 2022! As the saying goes, “New Year, New Destination.” Okay, that might not be the actual saying, but we believe you deserve to travel somewhere new in 2022! So get inspired and take a look at Yampu Tours’ Top Travel Destinations to Book in the New Year with […]

In the states, fireworks, champagne, sparklers, Times Square and the countdown to midnight are some of the most iconic ways of celebrating the coming of the new year. Around the world, there are even more eccentric traditions. Read about some of the incredible ways you can bring in the new year or start some new traditions at home! South Africa […]

Yampu Tours Still Stands to be the Best in the Industry After nearly two years of many challenges for the tourism industry, the prestigious World Travel Awards presented Yampu Tours, with its eleventh award as Mexico & Central America’s Leading Tour Operator. With the return of travel comes a notable consumer trend to seek out the very best travel experiences across the world, which is why […]

First published by Peruvian news agency, Andina. See the full article here. Ollantaytambo —located in Cusco’s Urubamba province— has been selected as one of the ‘Best Tourism Villages’ 2021 by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) during a ceremony held in the Spanish city of Madrid. With this recognition, Ollantaytambo stood out as the only district that represented Peru among a total of […]

As we prepare for another year of new adventures, we thank you for your never-ending passion for travel and your everlasting support over the years. While travel begins to open and our explorers dust off their passports, our team continues to work hard to create bespoke experiences within our beloved destinations as well as some new ones. We look forward […]

Monica Irauzqui, New York Times Speaker, Corporate Trainer on Travel and Co-founder of Yampu Tours recently sat down with Mr.Curtis Jackson of Living the Dream with Curveball podcast. On the Show, Curtis interviews guests that teach, motivate, and inspire others with extraordinary stories about how they contribute to the world to try and make life better for others. When listening […]

Social distance in the pristine Galapagos Islands with special cruise deals as early as December 2021 and throughout 2022. When booking a custom trip within mainland Ecuador, Yampu travelers can save big on a Galapagos trip extension with special buy one get one offers and other deals. With the choice between two modern and comfortable private yachts, the hardest part […]

Give your loved ones the best travel experience and make their dream trip a reality—whether it’s to see the northern lights in Iceland or set eyes on Machu Picchu, the world is at your fingertips with the help of your Yampu Travel expert. From November 30th to December 21st, 2021, book your next custom itinerary or pre-built Yampu travel package and save up to 20% on each […]

Join Yampu Tours Cofounder, Monica Irauzqui on a special episode all about travel on The Open Highway podcast!   A topical conversation podcast hosted by Eric Paul Erickson, The Open Highway show brings the discovery of the open road into the discourse of modern conversation. Much like the old days when we would sit down at a roadside diner and […]

The voting window has closed, the votes counted, and the 28th annual World Travel Awards winners have been decided!   After a year of many challenges for the tourism industry, the prestigious World Travel Awards presents luxury tour operator Yampu Tours, with its eleventh award over the last eleven years as Mexico & Central America’s Leading Tour Operator 2021.   […]

Social Distance in the beauty of Chile and Argentina. No quarantine required with proof of vaccination and negative COVID test.   Exciting news! As of November 1st, 2021 international travelers are welcome in Argentina and Chile. The two countries will be lifting their once-required quarantine requirements with proof of negative COVID test results and proof of full vaccination.   The […]

We love our Yampu Travelers and are always incredibly happy to assist return explorers year after year to find new and exciting experiences! Paul and Joe Franzetti, a dynamic father-son creative duo, have traveled with us on numerous occasions to create gorgeous works of art to benefit those in need. After meeting Yampu’s Cofounder, Monica on a trip in search of elusive pumas […]