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South America

Discover the flourishing jungles and captivating topography of Central and South America. From the thriving biodiversity of Costa Rica to the vibrancy of Colombia, these enchanting regions are revealed by our expert Botanical Guides.

  • Overview
  • Destinations


Marvel at the lush landscapes within Sarapiquí and Tortuguero National Park in Costa Rica. Meanwhile, the largely unexplored Magdalena River winds its way past the small villages, flora and fauna of Colombia.

  • Cruise Colombia’s Magdalena River aboard the comfortable AmaMagdalena river ship
  • Be escorted by our informative and professional Botanical Guides
  • See the unique flora and fauna of Costa Rica’s rainforests and cloud forests
  • Relax, knowing that all details – including tipping – have been taken care of
  • Marvel at the dramatic landscapes of Costa Rica and learn about the culture of the country
  • Travel in a small group of between 15 and 30 guests
  • Visit the Bogotá Botanical Garden and explore colourful Cartagena and its flower-filled Old Town
  • Spend time in Tortuguero National Park, viewing its plants and wildlife

In all we had a fantastic holiday. We would recommend Botanica to all who'll ask.