We love hearing from our travelers and travel agents! Travel Advisor Valarie, recently worked with Yampu Tours’ Jose Irauzqui on curating a delightful adventure through Ecuador; “Jose put together a package that included 3 days of tours and 2 nights in the highlands of Ecuador with a private guide and driver for our private group of 6. Everything was spectacular. […]

Yampu Traveler, Cheryl is another talented nature photographer who graciously shares her stunning photographs from each of her adventurous Yampu experiences. Also a dedicated veterinarian, Cheryl loves to capture images of the unique wildlife she encounters during her explorations. Cheryl recently partook in a wild adventure in Ecuador where she photographed numerous animals within the Canande and San Isidro reserves. […]

Especially during trying times, Yampu’s travel experts are always looking out for our travelers to ensure that their experiences go beyond expectations. Read below how Yampu Tours Cofounder, Jose ‘Bulldog’ Irauzqui continues to assist Yampu Travelers during the time of COVID19.   I am extremely thankful that when I was having multiple problems trying to establish a travel insurance claim […]

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 […]

In this day in age, sometimes a quick google search provides a match made in heaven… I found Yampu Tours online for our trip to Patagonia in February 2019. We were able to design the tour to exactly what we wanted to do during our travels. The cost was less than National Geo and other well-respected travel companies. Karolina, our […]

Sometimes, even the most experienced travelers need a little assistance when it comes to planning trips to new destinations. Other times, those who tend to do all the planning themselves would like to kick back and let all the planning be done for them without a worry! Yampu Traveler, Ned entrusted our expert Tour Consultant, Karolina for his multi-country trip […]

We love our Yampu Travelers and are always incredibly happy to assist return explorers year after year to find new and exciting experiences! In fact, Repeat Yampu Travelers earn VIP status which opens up a whole world of travel possibilities (literally) with new and exciting VIP destinations that aren’t featured on our website. Paul and Joe Franzetti, a dynamic father-son creative […]

Traveling with the family can be a handful and at times may make you wonder if the stress of planning and organizing is worth it! With a family oriented staff, we know how stressful it can be to organize a family trip abroad. From making sure everyone’s needs and wants are met, to booking hotels, tours, and flights to researching required […]

There are time’s that travel, no matter how passionate about it you may be, becomes a daunting task. Whether you’re concerned about safety or the process of planning transportation, choosing and booking accommodations, finding activities, managing your time, navigating unknown places, the things to do before leaving, the things to do when you return, the list is endless. Yampu’s Tour Consultants […]

There are time’s that travel, no matter how passionate about it you may be, becomes a daunting task. Whether you’re concerned about safety, limited mobility, or the detailed planning process, Yampu’s Tour Consultants are here to help make your dream trip a reality without the worry! Yampu Traveler, Dave recently traveled throughout South America with his parents and left us […]

The service was incredible from start to finish. The trip was very well organized with lots of fun activities and we felt very well taken care of. I would definitely recommend this company to others and actually plan to use them again for our next trip. I can’t wait! -Alina M., traveled to Peru in May 2017

“Our trip was completely amazing! We cannot express enough just how happy we were with Yampu services! Every hotel, tour, transfer and flight was flawlessly easy and each excursion was a wonderful experience. The only thing we had problems with was coming home and dealing with cold weather again!” – Philicia and Trevor, traveled to Guatemala and Belize February-March 2017

“Back safe and sound. We enjoyed the trip immensely and everything went smoothly as planned.   Galapagos:  All personnel were friendly, courteous, and helpful.  Our naturalist was exceptional.    Ship was old but well maintained.  Public areas were clean and updated, passenger cabins could stand a remodel. Good food great service.   Quito:  Our guide was outstanding.  Personable, prompt, knowledgeable, […]