Frequently Asked Questions

Below are answers to most frequently asked questions that we receive from travelers. If you have a question that isn’t listed below, let us know by using the form to the left and Ryan will be happy to send a reply!

What destinations do you offer?
How can I travel with Paragon Expeditions?
When is the best time to go?
What is the difference between tours listed as Private and those that are not?
How do I make a reservation?
Are payments refundable?
What is the cancellation policy?
What about insurance?
What is the process like once I sign up?
Is Private Travel available year-round?
How much does Paragon Expeditions give back?
Do travelers volunteer or how does the Giving Back work?
Who will lead the trip?
Does Ryan go on the Small Group Tours and Expeditions?
How many people go on the Small Group Tours and who else will I be traveling with?
Are the domestic flights from Lima to Cusco (Peru Tours) and Buenos Aires to El Calafate (Patagonia Tours) included in the programs?
What do I get when I sign up for a tour?
Do I need to apply for a visa or get any vaccines?
Can I charter a tour for a private group?
How should I prepare for the altitude?