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Alcion: Central America Discovery

22 days from £2,448pp

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Alcion: Central America Discovery

22 days from £2,448pp

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Jumping off from the Panama Canal, this really is a journey of discovery, revealing the highlights of 6 countries crammed into the isthmus linking Mexico with South America. Crowned by a chain of volcanoes, dotted with twinkling lakes, defined with coral beaches, blessed with a balmy mix of tropical and temperate climate, and punctuated with lively indigenous villages, Mayan ruins and impressive colonial towns, these lands offer a breathtaking experience for visitors.

The area is especially rich in its biodiversity, and extensive national parks have been established in the sultry rainforests, along the sparkling coastline and across the rocky mountain slopes, where profuse wildlife can be observed in its natural habitat. Explore some delightful towns, hike, ride, raft, shop, snorkel; there is something here to indulge every enthusiasm.

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Holiday itinerary

UK clients depart, arriving Panama City the same evening.

Day 1

Overnight in the capital.

Day 2

Explore Panama City and the Canal.

Day 3

Head west to the highland town of Boquete.

Day 4

Travel to Colón Island.

Day 5

Bocas del Toro

Day 6

Cross into Costa Rica and continue to Sarapiqui.

Day 7

Explore National Parks, bird watch, white-water raft or just relax.

Days 8-9

Visit the Monteverde cloud forest.

Day 10

Cross into Nicaragua.

Days 11-12

Ometepe Island.

Day 13

By boat and road to colonial Granada.

Day 14

Visit Masaya National Park

Day 15

Travel to the former political hothouse of León.

Days 16-17

Bus through Honduras and into El Salvador to historic Suchitoto.

Days 18-19

Visit the Mayan ruins of Copán.

Days 20-21

Cross into Guatemala and continue to colonial Antigua.

Day 22

Depart for international flight or extension.

UK clients arrive home the following day.

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What our experts say

Our popular Alción tour of Central America is an overland journey of discovery, transporting you from Panama to Guatemala in three weeks while taking in all of the varied natural and cultural highlights of a staggering six contrasting countries along the way. A long-time favourite among our clients, this trip offers a different highlight every day.

Alex Walker

Alexandra Walker

Travel Consultants

Included in this holiday

Panama City
Places visited

Walking Tour of the Casco Viejo
Things to do

Hampton by Hilton


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97% of our clients rated their experience with us as Excellent or Good.

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Our specialists have been expertly crafting award-winning tailor-made holidays to Latin America for over 37 years.
We would be delighted to create a truly personalised trip which perfectly matches your wishes and requirements.

97% of our clients rated their experience with us as Excellent or Good.


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