VIP Wine & Pisco Tour, Discovering the Next Big Thing
Meet Peru’s foremost Pisco producers; savor fine wines at South America’s oldest bodega; learn gastronomic secrets with a top culinary specialist; explore an area of Peru that is often overlooked, but never under-appreciated. Glean a taste from our Insider as we raise our glass to one of Peru’s best kept secrets… ¡PISCO!
Hike the One-Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu with famous explorer and independent scholar Peter Frost. Let famous explorers, anthropologists, and preservationists introduce you to Sacred Peru, a land where past and present are intimately and beautifully intertwined.
Immerse in Peru's Ancient History and Living Culture
Explore the Lost City of the Incas with a local expert, and experience Andean culture first-hand through intimate encounters with Inca history experts, chicha brewers, traditional artisans, and Pisco sommeliers. Discover the most unique cultural and historical experiences in Peru on our distinctive, signature private Peru tour.
Follow the footsteps of Hiram Bingham to Machu Picchu and discover Peru’s living culture in Cusco and the Sacred Valley. Let famous weavers, photography, and cultural experts introduce you to Sacred Peru, a land where past and present are intimately and beautifully intertwined.
Hike along the Original Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
Discover the remarkable social and spiritual organization of the Inca Empire on a luxury trek to Machu Picchu. Hike through lush corn valleys, up and over the high puna, down a magnificent Inca staircase into a bamboo cloud forest, and through the Inti Punku, the Gate of the Sun, for your first glimpse of the mystical 15th century citadel of Machu Picchu.
Take a journey from Machu Picchu and the Amazon through the sacred Inca heartland to the ancestral territory of Peru’s indigenous jungle tribes. Awake to a symphony of sounds at an award-winning Amazon eco lodge, and explore the canopy of the Amazon rainforest via a 1,135-foot treetop canopy walkway.
Immerse in Argentina’s living culture with the local gauchos, learning about their traditional sheep shearing, cattle wrangling and cooking styles. Drink mate and malbecs, prepare an asado with an Argentine cooking specialist, horseback ride at historic estancias from San Antonio de Areco to La Patagonia, and learn to play polo if you wish!
Experience laid-back luxury in Argentina’s winegrowing region, eat at Francis Mallman’s Siete Fuegos Restaurant, and sample a selection of small-batch boutique wines with an expert sommelier. Wine, dine, and wander your way from the wilds of Patagonia to the Napa Valley of South America on this tastefully designed private Argentina tour.
Behold South America’s most impressive glaciers, fly-fish lonesome streams, ride horses through serene valleys, and savor the magnificence of “impossible” Andean peaks. Venture through untarnished Patagonian wilderness on this beautiful journey through one of the most wildly remote and enchanting frontiers on earth.
It doesn’t take long for travelers seeking to visit Machu Picchu to realize that planning a trip to the Seventh Wonder of the World is a far more complicated endeavor than it may seem. There is a reason Machu Picchu is often referred to as “the Lost City.” The iconic... Read More ›
During an exploratory journey to Peru in 2013, we met Holly Wissler and her adopted nine-year-old indigenous son Dante Flores Apaza in Cusco. Dante’s compelling story is the catalyst to raise awareness about the dire situation of lack of education, resources, and employment for the Deaf in Peru, and to stimulate discussion and the search for solutions.Read More ›
The Paragon team gathered last Saturday for a Peru & Patagonia Experiential Travel Showcase at Departure Lounge in downtown Austin, Texas. Peru & Patagonia Showcase Despite the summer heat, there was a great turnout for the event. Several dozen Austinites and travel enthusiasts came out to meet the Paragon team and... Read More ›
Last month, Adam and I packed up our bags and headed south on a month-long journey to Argentina and Chile. We wanted to return to Patagonia to strengthen our connections with suppliers and discover new, lesser-known hotels and excursions. We remain wholeheartedly committed to providing the best of the best... Read More ›