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We create unique and authentic holidays in Central and South America & China for you to experience local life, people and culture with our excellent guides. Our personalised service fuses our extensive knowledge and expertise with your own particular interests and requirements.
We take you on a wonderful journey to discover the cultures, lifestyle and natural wonders of Central & South America and China.
Your holiday is carefully crafted by our specialist travel consultants to create a unique itinerary focused on your interests.
Travel with the experts, as the best local guides introduce you to exclusive excursions and activities, providing an unforgettable, in-depth perspective of local life, people and cultures.
12 Nights from £2,983 €2,679 $2,877
An introduction to the best of Brazil in a two week journey including cosmopolitan Rio de Janeiro, the magnificent Iguassu falls and Amazon rainforest, and colonial Salvador
12 Nights from £2,983 €2,679 $2,877Full Itinerary Contact Specialist
Day 1 - Flight to Rio de Janeiro
Day 2 - Tour of Rio de Janeiro
Day 3 - Day At Leisure in Rio de Janeiro
Day 4 - Travel to Iguassu Falls
Day 5 - Guided Tour ( Brazil & Argentinian sides)
Day 6 - Tour of Manaus
Day 7 - Travel to Remote Amazon Lodge
Day 8 - Rainforest Excursions & walks
Day 9 - Visit to a Local Community
Day 10 - Travel to Salvador da Bahia
Day 11 - Tour of Salvador
Day 12 - Day at Leisure in Salvador
Day 13 - Return Flight via Rio or Sao Paulo
Day 13 - Travel to Praia do Forte
Day 14 - Day at Leisure
Day 15 - Day at Leisure
Day 16 - Return Flight
Day 17 - Arrive home
14 Nights from £3,472 €3,266 $3,513
Our comprehensive journey through Peru. Discover Andean landscapes, ancient civilisations, stunning ruins and the magnificent islands of Lake Titicaca
Day 1 - Arrival in Lima
Day 2 - Tour of Lima
Day 3 - Tour of the City & Santa Catalina Convent
Day 4 - Journey to the Colca Canyon
Day 5 - Tour of Colca Canyon
Day 6 - Journey to Lake Titicaca
Day 7 - Visit Uros & Taquile Islands
Day 8 - Journey to Cusco
Day 9 - Full Day Tour of Sacred Valley
Day 10 - At Leisure in the Sacred Valley
Day 11 - Train Journey to Machu Picchu & Guided Tour
Day 12 - Return to Cusco
Day 13 - Tour of Cusco
Day 14 - At Leisure in Cusco
Day 15 - Departure
14 Nights from £3,414 €3,196 $3,438
A land steeped in ancient history, colonial past and scattered with Mayan and Aztec pyramids. We include the stunning Chiapas region with villages nestled in mountains.
14 Nights from £3,414 €3,196 $3,438Full Itinerary Contact Specialist
Day 1 - Departure from UK
Day 2 - Anthropological Museum & Pyramids of Teotihuacan
Day 3 - Mexico City at leisure
Day 4 - Puebla
Day 5 - Monte Albán
Day 6 - Oaxaca at leisure
Day 7 - Sumidero Canyon
Day 8 - San Juan Chamula and Zinacantan
Day 9 - San Cristobal at leisure
Day 10 - Transfer to Palenque
Day 11 - Tour of Palenque site
Day 12 - Tour of Merida
Day 13 - Uxmal excursion
Day 14 - Chichén Itzá
Day 15 - Return home
10 Nights from £2,371 €1,945 $2,082
Cuba projects a surreal mise-en-scene of classic cars, cyclists and derelict buildings, standing next to pristine, beautifully renovated colonial squares, palaces and turn of…
10 Nights from £2,371 €1,945 $2,082Full Itinerary Contact Specialist
Day 1 - Departure from the UK
Day 2 - Old Havana Tour
Days 3-4 - Free to explore at leisure
Day 5 - Full day Tour Viñales
Day 6 - Bay of Pigs Museum & Cienfuegos tour
Day 7 - Transfer to Trinidad
Day 8 - Walking tour Trinidad
Day 9 - Trinidad at leisure
Day 10 - Visit Santa Clara continue to Havana to stay one night before returning home or continue to the beach at Varadero or Cayo Santa Maria for a few days of rest and relaxation.
Day 11 - Return to the UK
17 Nights from £3,790 €3,648 $3,927
Explore China's Imperial treasures and delve deeper into vibrant Shanghai. Walk the Great Wall and marvel at storybook landscapes.
17 Nights from £3,790 €3,648 $3,927Full Itinerary Contact Specialist
Day 1 - Fly to Beijing
Day 2 - Welcome to Beijing
Day 3 - Special tour: Beijing's Past & Present
Day 4 - Temple of Heaven & Hutong Tour
Day 5 - Hike the Great Wall
Day 6 - Bullet Train to Xi'an
Day 7 - See the 8,000 strong Terracotta Army
Day 8 - Xi'an at leisure or optional tours
Day 9 - Bullet Train to Chengdu & time at leisure
Day 10 - Pandas & Dujiangyan Irrigation System
Day 11 - Come face-to-face with the 71m Giant Buddha
Day 12 - Spectacular caves & drive to Rice Terraces
Day 13 - Magnificent views of Longji Rice Terraces
Day 14 - Cruise past the karst peaks along the Li River
Day 15 - Hike or cycle through the wonderful landscapes
Day 16 - Welcome to Shanghai
Day 17 - Highlights of Shanghai
Day 18 - Free time or optional tours
Day 19 - Return flight to the UK
14 Nights from £3,538 €3,345 $3,599
Explore a wide variety of National Parks with diverse vegetation and habitats, beautiful landscapes and ideal for birdwatching. Admire an active volcano, follow forest trails…
14 Nights from £3,538 €3,345 $3,599Full Itinerary Contact Specialist
Day 1 - Departure from UK
Day 2 - Poas Volcano
Day 3-4 - El Silencio Lodge
Day 5-7 - Arenal National Park
Day 8-10 - Manuel Antonio National Park
Days 11-13 - Pacific Coast to the Osa Peninsula
Days 14-15 - San Jose
14 Nights from £4,006 €3,907 $4,207
Discover cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, the impressive Iguazu waterfalls, the icy waters of Tierra del Fuego and view Patagonia's glaciers at close range.
14 Nights from £4,006 €3,907 $4,207Full Itinerary Contact Specialist
Day 1 - Departure from the UK on an overnight flight to Buenos Aires
Day 2 - Buenos Aires
Day 3 - Buenos Aires
Day 4 - Buenos Aires
Days 5-6 - Iguazu Waterfalls
Days 7-9 Lake District
Day 10 - El Calafate
Day 11 - Perito Moreno Glacier
Day 12 - The boat trip to Upsala & Spegazzini
Days 13-14 Tierra Del Fuego
Days 15-16 Overnight in Buenos Aires
Day 17 - Arriving to UK
13 Nights from £4,465 €4,458 $4,804
A thin ribbon of land stretching between the Andes and the Pacific. We visit the Atacama desert, the green lakes and mighty volcanoes of the Lake District and the glaciers of…
13 Nights from £4,465 €4,458 $4,804Full Itinerary Contact Specialist
Day 1 - Departure from the UK
Day 2 - Arrive Santiago. Tour of the city
Day 3-4 - Santiago at leisure
Day 5 - Puerto Varas, Lake District
Day 6 - Lago Todos Los Santos, Lake District
Day 7 - Travelling to Torres del Paine
Day 8-9 - Torres del Paine National Park
Day 10 - Travel to Santiago with Overnight Stay
Day 11 - Travelling to San Pedro de Atacama
Day 12 - Moon Valley
Day 13 - El Tatio Geysers
Day 14 - Salar de Atacama & fly to Santiago
Day 15 - Return to the UK
Day 16 - Arrive home
Days 1-2 - Moai Statues
Day 3 - Crater Lake
Day 4 - Return to Santiago
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'We were very impressed by the transport as our drivers were helpful and always on time. Our guides were knowledgeable, enthusiastic and their command of English could not have been bettered.'
'We really enjoyed our holiday, especially with our guides: They take care of us, and made us feel special and welcome. Our trip went well and everyone was professional: Excellent services.'
'A huge thanks to Veloso Team. Everything went very smoothly which considering the number of flights, meetings, hotels, guides etc. was a miracle. Well done.'
'We have been impressed by the reception and assistance of your partners throughout the trip.'
'All the hotels were excellent: Good varied selection. All guides and transport were good. We were satisfied with everything.'
'We both thoroughly enjoyed our holiday from Veloso Tours, so 2/2 tours excellent to date. As a self-drive, your ground agent did track us down to see if things were going OK.'
'A huge thank you for all you did for us. The holiday was brilliant and all transfers, excursions, and guides were perfect. You booked us in some amazing places so thank you so much.'
'The entire journey was absolutely seamless and everyone turning up without hiccup. So far everything has worked like clockwork and our guides have been prompt, attentive and very knowledgeable.'
'Our holiday worked well due to the suggestions Nick put in. Our guides were always early so there was no hanging out. Hotels and excursions exceeded expectations. We had the holiday of a lifetime.'
'The itinerary and travel arrangements worked very well. Your ground agent was really excellent: Prompt, good standard of vehicle and good choice of local guides. Overall it was a terrific trip.'
'Thank you for this wonderful holiday. The experience has remained fresh in our memories. The outstanding scenery was matched by our guides' quality whose knowledge and care never failed to impress.'
'We have travelled extensively during all our life and this trip was the acme of excellence. Our guide Eugenio in Rio and Luiz in Iguassu, were excellent. It was an ideal unique experience.'
'Everything went smoothly: Everywhere we were greeted by a cheery welcome and a quick transfer. Hotels were all very good as well as excursions. We've returned to the UK uplifted by our experiences.'
'Thank you for arranging a wonderful trip, it was full of great experiences and memories.'
"For 4 weeks, we have been almost entirely at the mercy of the arrangements you put in place. We visited 7 different places and travelled 23,000 miles with never a worry and hardly a hitch."
'Your guides took us by the hand that we could totally relax throughout our journey. They were excellent and made the holiday fantastic through their efficiency, friendliness and knowledge.'
'We came to you because friends had used you and we don't have any regrets. You did an excellent job, thank you. All the hotels were better than expected and guides were lovely.'
'Guides were excellent and really loved their countries. It was the first time we had personal guides and we were very impressed with them all. Always on time for pickups and nice clean vehicles.'
'Our holiday through Veloso was a real luxury tour for us. We felt safe at every moment and confident with our drivers. Guides were all efficient, helpful. It was a pleasure to spend time with them.'
'Thank you for all times and effort that went into our fabulous holiday. No complaints. Except that 4 weeks is unfortunately too short for visit these places.'
'We had a fantastic holiday, felt safe throughout, and it was VERY well organized with transport, guides, hotel, …etc. Thank you for this amazing tour that you've arranged for us.'
'We were very impressed with all the travel arrangements. All the guides and agents were very pleasant and efficient with excellent knowledge.'
'Guides were exceptional: Enthusiasm & freshness they showed was as if they had just started and wanted to impress this is to be commended when considering they've been doing the job for many years.'
'You planned our itinerary perfectly and adjusted everything to suit our requirements. We feel privileged to have spent this time in Peru and will remember forever. Thank you.'
'All the guides were fantastic, they really made our trip wonderful. Transport all were excellent, faultless. Thank you. Our trip was a huge success and very enjoyable.'
'All the arrangements you made worked perfectly and there was never a moment when we were unsure of what was happening next. All the agents in Mexico, Belize & Guatemala were extremely professional.'
'Our holiday was absolutely brilliant: Tours and transfers were on time and excursions fantastic. All guides were knowledgeable, passionate and their English were excellent. Thank you.'
'We had a most fantastic holiday. Guides were all very knowledgeable, they took us around interesting places, and took into consideration our age and fitness levels making each part enjoyable.'
'Every guides & drivers were a joy to be with. Nothing was too much trouble and the attention to detail shown by all should be commended. Silvia, Richard & Queoma were more like friends that guides.'
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