Your Next Adventure Begins Here… Winner will be chosen Monday, 2/3/2020!     You and a friend could spend 8 days discovering where eco-tourism began while experiencing the tropical rainforests, active volcanoes, beautiful beaches and wildlife of Costa Rica!   One winner and their friend will both receive $400 air credit to use for their flights and 7 nights at […]

Experience Costa Rica with Rafting and Kayaking Experiences on us! Standing as the most visited country in the region, Costa Rica is a small country with an extensive national parks system that covers 25 percent of the land. With tropical rainforests, dense cloud forests, active volcanoes, beautiful beaches, Costa Rica is basically where eco-tourism began While exploring its wilderness, such […]

The benefits of travel, experiencing the world first hand, is unmeasurable as great positivity stems from seeing the world with one’s own eyes. Paul and Joe Franzetti, a dynamic father-son duo and Yampu Travelers, have managed to bring together their talents and inspiration from their world travels to not only release creative energy, but to inspire others and benefit those […]

By Ellen Lutwak   Ask 10 people to define “spiritual travel” and you will hear 100 responses.   That may sound like a Zen proverb – and enlightened adventurers will offer answers as simple as they are complex. In the context of travel, there are so many paths to take. At the core: transformation.   “Travel itself is always a […]

Yampu is happy to celebrate Hotel Punta Islita’s special opening of Islita School Ten months ago, Hotel Punta Islita enlisted the support of affiliates, friends, guests, and artists to build a special project — Islita School.  The school stands out as a model of how media, art, and an innovative eco-design naturally cools the learning environment in humid tropical climates. […]

Located within 15 minutes from the famous Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, the Monteverde Lodge offers upscale accommodation for the sophisticated naturalist who is looking for extra comfort. The hotel has been decorated with exquisite taste: a glass cathedral entry, high wooden ceilings, and open fireplaces. The lodge has 27 spacious and cozy rooms with wood and stone finishes and green […]

Costa Rica’s National Theater was funded by a tax on coffee and completed in 1897. Recently, its ceiling mural, a tribute to the country’s coffee and banana crops, has been distinguished as one of the world’s 10 greatest ceilings in the world. The ceiling was painted by an Italian master who never visited the country. The painting is known as […]

In a celebration of Earth Day, Vogue names Lapa Rios in Costa Rica a top 6 Most Exotic, Eco-friendly Hotel. Lapa Rios is within a private nature reserve on Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula and features 17 secluded bungalows overlooking the ocean. The eco-lodge has a salt-based pool, a guide hut that teaches regional geography and biodiversity, and a canopy rooftop […]

This week on Instagram is dedicated to waterfall images Our selection features Laos, Ecuador and Costa Rica The Tham Phu cave in Laos revealed hidden Buddha statues in 2004. Since then it became a great place to go kayaking and explore. A photo posted by EXPERIENCE MORE WITH YAMPU (@yamputours) on Dec 16, 2015 at 2:47pm PST The spectacular Route […]

This week on Instagram is dedicated to peaceful pictures. Our selection includes relaxing snapshots of Asia and South America. Who wouldn’t like a nice bath in these natural hot spring waters in Costa Rica? A photo posted by EXPERIENCE MORE WITH YAMPU (@yamputours) on Nov 27, 2015 at 2:26pm PST   Yoga class in Argentina by the vines. A photo […]

For a limited time, Yampu Tours introduces an amazing 20% Black Friday discount on Highlight tours in Peru, Panama, Costa Rica, Thailand and South Africa*. All trips must be booked by Monday 30th November 2015. Call us now at 1-888-926-7801 to talk to a travel expert dedicated to plan your trip of a lifetime. Our consultants are available from 9am to 8pm and […]

Now that it’s summer, are you wondering why you didn’t book a vacation? It’s not too late. Take a peek at Yampu’s top ten budget summer trips! The Highlights of Bali — 7 Days starting at $2,608  To the uninitiated, Bali might seem like just another popular tourist destination, but for anyone who visits its shores it is impossible not […]

With the onset of Spring, warm weather and longer days, more of us are getting outside and thinking about that next trip. We want to move and delight in the rejuvenation of life – it’s our mental wake up from a long winter. How will you travel? While usually we focus on the “where” to go next, today we focus […]