Traveled August, 2017
Wild and Wonderful Trip
Yampu delivered! My first trip to South America and I wanted it to be special. I’m not a vacationer as much as I am adventurer. I wanted to be awed each and every day, not be part of a “herd” and have time to explore on my own. Minor hiccups occurred and were managed adequately. I had some tight turnaround times and 1-2 hotels I felt need re-evaluation but make no mistake, Yampu is top shelf. I was always on the go, had seamless transfers and all the flexibility I had asked for. I wouldn’t hesitate to use them again, especially now that we have familiarity. All the guides were very knowledgeable. No question…the best “vacation” of my life.
I’m finally home and coming down from that wild and wonderful trip. I wanted to say thank you for all your efforts….and especially your patience! It was nothing short of magnificent. Looking forward to my next adventure…
Steve and Margo
Traveled July, 2017
Yampu has adventure traveling mastered
The trip was awesome! Your planning and hard work made it a great trip. The local tour group Panama Trails were great, always on time, helpful. We did a lot! We need a vacation from our vacation. Yampu has adventure traveling mastered. I will definitely use you guys again. Even though we did see a lot of Panama. I’m not sure I would do so much domestic flying. Transportation back and forth to domestic airports( during Panama city rush hour), waiting for weather to clear, or flight crew to arrive, ate up a bit of time. Flying to San Blas was an adventure in itself, with the unscheduled stops and “airports” that are not labeled. We did find Playa Chicon and Yandup. The Guna family at Yandup were incredible.
Thank you for planning an incredible trip.
Traveled May 2017
We fell in love with Turkey
Our guide was awesome, we loved every moment with her! Our trip was perfect, we fell in love with Turkey.
Traveled March, 2017
Dream tour of Japan
Yampu Tours helped me design a dream tour of Japan for myself and my eighteen year old son, who is off to college next year. They found activities and venues that I had never thought of that turned out to be the highlights of the trip! They made getting around with minimal language skills a snap. Their guides became what I sincerely hope will be life long friends. The hotels were centrally located and friendly, spotlessly clean, and reasonably priced. We had only nine days, but with everything going so smoothly, we were able to enjoy every minute of the trip. It could not have been better. I can’t wait for my husband to retire so we can call them again for trips for us together. I especially appreciated how Maggie, my contact person, answered every question within hours of when I emailed it to her. She was helpful in every aspect of the trip. She is a great communicator, and always willing to find special places and activities to fit our interests, such as my son’s desire to see the Manga Museum, or my interest in temple gardens. She was flexible, creative, knowledgeable, and always fun to talk to. I look forward to working with her again soon
Traveled March, 2017
Pleasant experience during recent trip to Peru
I wished to send you a quick note expressing our pleasant experience during our recent trip to Peru. I had lived for nearly 2 years in the Cajamarca area and 1 year in Arequipa, over 50 years ago; however, I did not have time to explore and know the history and the Peruvian people during those years.
Our recent trip was made wonderful by the quality of your guides and drivers. Particularly I wished to say that Ronald Muriel and his driver Milton, located in Cusco, were the best. Ronald was older, seasoned and had a wealth of historical information and was very patient with my wife, who does not speak Spanish.
Thanks for making our second trip such a pleasure.
Traveled March, 2017
Already planning a return for next year!
Kenya is on record on FB and Instagram as the best vacation ever that the Ahmads have taken! Thank you for all your efforts and attention to detail which made transfers and bookings so easy. I am still in Nairobi with friends about will reach out when I return to share details. Already planning a return for next year! 🙂