It was around the early 2000’s when we started exploring the notion of running our style of adventure trips in Peru. One of the old hands at Active, Phil Boorman, had already spent years in Costa Rica surfing and teaching, as well as guiding groups overland through South America. So, combining his local knowledge with our team’s experience […]
Active Adventures South America
20 years young.
Active Adventures was founded twenty years ago. In that time we've looked after active people with legendary hospitality in the stunning outdoors. We apply the same winning ingredients across all our destinations, so if you’re into hiking, paddling and biking, join us in South America for a trip of a lifetime. Our trips in South America range from 7 to 15 days in Patagonia, Peru, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands.
Working for an adventure travel company really does have its perks. You get to hang out with a bunch of incredibly inspiring people all drawn together with a common passion for the outdoors. Here at Active HQ, a Monday morning is typically filled with storytelling; who biked the new trail? who entered that race? who’s […]
Quechua ladies walking the cobbled streets of Cuzco Spare time in Cuzco? Check out Cynthia’s top 10 things to do Cynthia Valladares has been leading our adventures in Peru and Patagonia for seven years. Born in Lima, Cynthia moved to Iquitos (near the Amazon) and later to Puno, Lake Titicaca, where she discovered her passion […]