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HOSTED TOURS
                                                      Traveling with
                                                      TOURLITE
Cariocas As you like it! . . . . . . . . .4-5
Brazilian Heritage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6
Best of Brazil . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7
Tango As you like it! . . . . . . . . . . . .8
Argentina’s Patagonia . . . . . . . . . . .9
Cosmopolitan . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10-11
South American Explorer . . . . .12-13
                                                      Makes All the Difference in the World
Southern Trail . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14-15
Grand Tour of South America . .16-17                  Welcome to our Southern Neighbors and to Nature’s Wonderland……
NEW! Chile’s Patagonia . . . . . . . .18                    Whether you’re looking for breathtaking scenery, colorful culture, friendly faces, ecological
Patagonian Explorer . . . . . . . . . . . .19         adventures, and yes always fun; Tourlite gives you the best of South & Central America.
Peruvian Explorer . . . . . . . . . . .20-21                From the sun and fun of Rio’s world famous beaches to the shimmering expanses of
Peruvian Antiquities . . . . . . . . . . .22          Patagonia glaciers, and from the sophisticated splendor of Buenos Aires to the incredible eco-
Incan Passage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23
The Galapagos Experience . . . .24-27                 logical wonders of the Amazon Rain Forests – South America offers a marvelous panorama of
Peru & Galapagos . . . . . . . . . . . . .28          travel delights which are sure to enchant and please even the most discriminating of travelers.
NEW! Belize Adventure . . . . . . . .29                     In Peru, watch the sunset over the fortress of Machu Picchu. Cross the majestic Lake District
Classic Guatemala . . . . . . . . . . . . .30         between Chile and Argentina. Cruise the Galapagos Islands on board an intimate yacht or a ele-
Mayan Heritage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31        gant cruise ship, either choice will sail you through this UNESCO World Heritage Site where you
Basic Costa Rica . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32
                                                      discover intriguing wildlife.
NEW! Emerald Trails . . . . . . . . . . 33
Costa Rica At Its Best . . . . . . . 34-35                  Costa Rica, it is said, is a land where life reaches its greatest expression. It is a land were
NEW! Ecological Heritage . . . 36-37                  orchids bloom all year and where, in the course of a day, one can drive from a volcano’s summit,
Tropical Treasures . . . . . . . . . . . . .38        through pastoral landscapes, to a sultry, tropical rain forest and afterwards relax in the comfort
NEW! Costa Rica Adventure . . . .39                   of a luxury resort, enjoy a candlelight dinner and dance the night away to Latin rhythm.
Lovers’ Retreat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40            Discover the world below the sea in Belize, as you swim the world’s 2nd greatest barrier
F LY / D R I V E                                      reef and the pre-Columbian sites of Guatemala whose Maya pyramids rival those of Egypt. In
Costa Rica Fly & Drive . . . . . . . . . .41          Panama stay in a jungle resort along the Panama Canal, one of man’s greatest feats, or an exclu-
INDEPENDENT TOURS                                     sive bungalow over the sea in Boca’s del Toro where the sea is your front, back and side yard.
South America By Design . . . . . .42                       Tourlite International discovered the richness of these countries over 25 years ago and has
Argentina By Design . . . . . . . . . . .43           been committed to offering an extensive array of locally hosted air and land itineraries, as well
Brazil By Design . . . . . . . . . . . .44-45
Chile By Design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .46       as, dozens of independent travel choices from which you can design your own vacation with the
Ecuador By Design . . . . . . . . . . . .47           help of our destination specialists.
Peru By Design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48              In 2008, Tourlite International will reach a milestone of 38 years of extensive tour opera-
Central America By Design . . . . .50                 tions. Product knowledge, service and dedication to the customer here and abroad are the prin-
San Jose By Design . . . . . . . . . . . 50           cipal elements of the Tourlite International vision. The ongoing pursuit of this vision by the
Mid Pacific By Design . . . . . . . . . 51
                                                      Tourlite team, has contributed to the success of our family-owned and operated company.
Guanacaste By Design . . . . . . 52-53
Manuel Antonio By Design . . . . . 54
Osa Peninsula By Design . . . . . . . 55              The Tourlite Family
Puerto Viejo By Design . . . . . . . . . 55
National Parks, River Rafting,                        Nick Athans
  Sports Fishing By Design . . . 56-57                Chairman & Founder
Belize By Design . . . . . . . . . . . 58-59
Panama By Design . . . . . . . . . 60-61              Yannis Papaioannou
                                                      President
I M P O R TA N T I N F O R M A T I O N
Your Hotels - South America . . 62-63                                                                           Nick Athans
                                                      Valerie Athans-Papaioannou                                Chairman & Founder
Your Hotels - Central America . 64-65                 Executive VP
Add-ons & Insurance . . . . . . . . . . 66                                                                      Tourlite International
Terms & Conditions . . . . . . . . . . . 67           Maro Athans-Doundoulakis
                                                      VP Operations
 The Choice is yours:
 Hosted ~ Planned itineraries with
 expert local assistance
 Independent ~ Design your own trip
 and pace by choosing from a variety of
 components
 Fly/Drive ~ Round-trip air, rental car                                                   www.tourlite.com
 plus choice of hotels
     Gulf of Mexico

                                 Welcome to your Tourlite experience!
                                     Year after year, thousands of American travelers choose to see
                             South & Central America with tourlite international
            BELIZE                     because they understand there is no substitute for expertise,
                                                  comfort and personal service. Add a wide range
                                                             of travel opportunities and you have
GUATEMALA                                                        the formula for an unforgettable
                        PANAMA
         COSTA RICA                                        South & Central American experience.
                                         VENEZUELA

                                 COLOMBIA                                          North
                                                                                   Atlantic
                     ECUADOR                                                       Ocean
              GALAPAGOS

                                PERU
                                                                BRAZIL
                      South
                      Pacific
                      Ocean
                                             BOLIVIA


                                                     PARAGUAY
                                       CHILE

                                                                                South
                                            ARGENTINA                           Atlantic
                                                                                Ocean
                                                            URUGUAY
Cariocas ~As you like it!
    7 Days-5 Nights – Rio de Janeiro (5) ~ Choice A: The Traditional from $959; Choice B: The Enhanced from $1238
                                                                              Choice A & B Traditional and Enhanced Day 5                                                        Rio de Janeiro
                                                                                                                                                           This morning after breakfast you will be taken to
                                                                              Day 1                 USA                                                    the top of Corcovado Mountain. Ascending the
                                                                              Depart for Rio de Janeiro via overnight flight.                              mountain through the lush vegetation of Tijuca
                                                                              Day 2                 Rio de Janeiro                                         Forest you reach the summit with the statue
                                                                              Early morning arrival at Rio’s International Airport                         of Christ the Redeemer looking over the city.
                                          BRAZIL                              where Tourlite hosts will warmly welcome you                                 Spectacular 360-degree views of the city are
                                                                              and transfer you to your hotel.                                              waiting for you. Tonight will be the highlight
                                                                                                                                                           of your stay in Rio as you attend a fabulous
                                                                              Day 3                 Rio de Janeiro                                         dinner and samba show. Marvel at the beautiful
                                                               Buzios
                                                                              Afternoon sightseeing tour takes you to Sugar
                                                                                                                                                           Carnival costumes and the infectious rhythms
                                                        Rio de Janeiro        Loaf. A two-stage cable car brings you atop
                                Iguassu                                                                                                                    of the samba. (B,D)
                                  Falls
                                                                              famous Sugar Loaf Mountain where you will
                                                                              enjoy a unique postcard view of Guanabara                                    Day 6                 Rio de Janeiro
                                                                              Bay, Rio and Copacabana Beach. Also included                                 Your last day is free to enjoy the beach, do some
                                                                              is a visit to H. Stern Gem Factory, the largest                              shopping or more sightseeing. (B)
                                                                              jewelry store in the world. Please ask your                                  Choice A & B The Traditional and The
            Included Highlights                                               Tourlite representative to arrange transportation
                                                                                                                                                           Enhanced
                                                                              for this visit. (B)
Choice A ~ The Traditional
• Round trip air transportation from Miami                                    Choice A - The Traditional                                                   Day 7                 Rio/USA
                                                                                                                                                           Last day in Rio to shop and finish off your tan.
• Round trip transfers airport/hotel                                          Day 4 to Day 6 Rio de Janeiro                                                Evening transfer to the airport for your overnight
• Baggage handling at airport and hotel                                       At leisure in Rio de Janeiro. An optional visit to the                       flight back to the USA. (B)
• 5 Nights at hotel of your choice (All rooms                                 top of Corcovado Mountain is a must. Here you'll
  with private bath/shower)                                                   see the gigantic statue of Christ the Redeemer,                               For Cariocas The Enhanced add $279 to the
• Brazilian breakfast daily (includes assortment                              the landmark of Rio. Or, you may wish to visit                                price of the Traditional package.
  of fresh fruit, juices, cold meat, tea or coffee.                           Imperial Petropolis, once the residence of Brazil’s
  Many hotels include eggs)                                                   royal family. Be sure to include in your visits one
• Half-day tour of Sugar Loaf Mountain                                        of the famous “Churrascaria” barbeque restau-
• Tour H. Stern, world famous for its fabulous                                rant for food and fun galore. (B)
  gems and jewelry
• Tourlite International document                                             Choice B - The Enhanced
  wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet                                Day 4       Rio de Janeiro
• The services of local tour guides                                           Breakfast at hotel. Today you will depart early from
• Hotel service charges and taxes                                             your hotel for 90-minute drive to beautiful Angra
Choice B ~ The Enhanced                                                       Bay where you will board a traditional 2 masted
• All of the above plus:                                                      schooner for a full day of fun and exploration.
• Full day Tropical Island Cruise with lunch                                  Cruising through the pristine water of Angra with
• Half-day tour to Corcovado                                                  its hundreds of islands you will stop to swim and
• Evening Dinner & Samba show                                                 have lunch at one of the islands. Late afternoon
                                                                              return to your hotel. (B,L)
                                                                                                                                                           Copacabana Beach

                           2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays)
                                  Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
                          Savoy Othon/        Luxor       Luxor      Astoria Everest   Rio    Excelsior Sheraton Pestana Rio Sofitel     Rio Copacabana
                             Rio Copa      Continental Regente        Palace          Othon                       Atlantica Rio Palace Marriott Palace
Oct. 01 - Dec 09, ‘07          $959           $999       $1099      $1129      $1199 $1239     $1249    $1329      $1319     $1359     $1549    $1919
Dec 10, ‘07 - Jan 13, ‘08      1489           1559        1619       1629       1729  1759      1779     1849       1839      1869      2069     2439
Jan 14 - Jun 26, ‘08            989           1029        1089       1159       1169  1199      1239     1329       1319      1369      1499     1889
Jun. 27 - Aug. 04, ‘08         1489           1559        1619       1699       1669  1759      1729     1789       1759      1899      2069     2319
Aug 05 - Dec 09, ‘08            989           1029        1099       1179       1149  1239      1249     1259       1319      1369      1519     1859
Single Supplement               350            390         460         520       540   580       610      710         610       730      890     1080
Extra Nights From: (Actual rates may vary depending of the dates of your stay)
Double                           45             55          65          75       $80    90        95      110         110       120      145      225
Single                           90            105         125         150      $155   180       185      220         200       230      300      405
US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Brazilian departure tax of approx. $115 plus fuel surcharge $55 subject to change. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
Land Only Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 26+Aug 05-Dec 09 $540, Dec 10-Jan 13+Jun 27-Aug 04 $990 (USA/GIG/USA).
*New Year's and Carnival Holidays please see the opposite page for Rates.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           $175
                                                                                                                                                                                         New York . . . . . add
* Rates are not valid during Congresses, Special Events & Winner's Parade.
                                                                                                                                                                                     Los Angeles . . . add $225
                                                                                                                                                                                          Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                                                        Add-ons, see page 66

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Rio de Janeiro                                                                                                                                                                    $959
                                                                                                                                                                               FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                                        INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                                          AIRFARE




                                                                            New Year’s 2007/2008                                                              7 days/5 nights from                $1889
                                                    Celebrate the coming of the New Year in a city that knows how to throw a party, Rio de Janeiro. New Year’s
                                                    Eve in Rio is a doubly special event for in addition to the city wide celebration of the New Year culminating in
                                                    fireworks up and down world famous Copacabana beach, New Year’s Eve is a significant religious event for
                                                    the Afro Brazilian religion of Macumba. Night long festivities on the beaches, as celebrants give gifts to the
                                                    sea goddess Macumba, make New Year’s Eve in Rio unique.

                                                       Prices are based on MIAMI departures, per person, double occupancy. Minimum nights stay required for New Year’s packages.
                                                                          See notes. Included features are the same as The Traditional Rio on preceding page.
                                                                      Luxor     Savoy             Luxor Excelsior            Everest       Astoria   Pestana Rio    Rio      Rio      Rio    Sofitel Rio Copacabana
                                                                    Continental Othon            Regente                                    Palace    Atlantica    Othon   Sheraton Marriott Palace        Palace
                                                    Dec 26-29 ‘07    $1889 $1989                 $2059 $2189                 $2229         $2299      $2319      $2469     $2499    $2839 $3829           $4299
                                                    Single Supplement 720        810               890   1020                 1060          1190       1000       1300      1280     1680      2240        3120
                                                    Notes: • US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil. • Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Brazilian departure tax of approx.
                                                    $115 plus fuel surcharge $55 subject to change. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
                                                    Land Only Deduct: $950 (USA/GIG/USA).
                                                    Special Payment cancellation and refund rules apply. See terms and conditions on page 67.



                                                                                        Carnival 2008                                                          7 days/5 nights from               $1499
                                                    Join the greatest party in the hottest party city in the world. Four days and nights of non stop
                                                    music, dance and fun against a background of spectacular beaches and mountain scenery. It’s
                                                    no wonder that people the world over mark Carnival in Rio on their list of must do events.

                                                         Prices are based on MIAMI departures, per person, double occupancy. Minimum nights stay required for Carnival packages.
                                                                           See notes. Included features are the same as The Traditional Rio on preceding page.

                                                                        Luxor     Savoy           Luxor Excelsior   Everest     Astoria Pestana Rio        Rio        Rio      Rio    Sofitel Rio Copacabana
                                                                      Continental Othon          Regente                         Palace    Atlantica      Othon     Sheraton Marriott Palace        Palace
                                                    Jan 31-Feb 08 '08 $1499 $1549                $1769 $1919      $1999     $2199       $2179        $2199      $2199       $3239     $3289        $3769
                                                    Single Supplement 900          900            1120   1270      1410      1450        1560         1570       1610        2220       2640        3130
                                                    Notes: • US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil. • Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Brazilian departure tax of approx.
                                                    $115 plus fuel surcharge $55 subject to change. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
                                                    Land Only Deduct: $540 (USA/GIG/USA).
                                                    Special Payment cancellation and refund rules apply. See terms and conditions on page 67.




                                                OPTIONAL EXTENSIONS FROM RIO                                              (Weekly departures Thu., Fri. & Sat.)

Rio with a Splash ~ Iguassu Falls                                   Rio Getaway, Buzios ~ 3 days/2 nights
3 days/2 nights                                                     3 hours north of Rio is the chic fishing village of
                                                                    Buzios. A little bit St. Tropez, a little bit South
Iguassu Falls is a series of 275 separate
                                                                    Beach, Buzios was “discovered” by Brigitte Bardot
waterfalls set in a national park. Dozens of trails
                                                                    in the 60s. Buzios offers dozens of beaches along
provide breathtaking views culminating in the
                                                                    with chic boutiques, hip night spots and excellent
“Devil’s Throat”.
                                                                    restaurants. Your accommodations will be in a
Includes:                                                           charming inn or “pousada”. Includes:
• Roundtrip air transportation Rio/Iguassu.                         • Roundtrip transfers Rio/Buzios.
• 2 nights hotel at Das Cataratas or Bourbon                        • 2 nights hotel including breakfast daily.
  including breakfast.                                              • Hotel service charges and taxes.
• Roundtrip transfers airport/hotel with baggage                                                              PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS
  handling.                                                         Hotel                                   Double Single Double Single
• Tour of Argentine side of the Falls.                              La Foret
                                                                    Hi: Jan 01 - Mar 31                    $219 $359                $75   $145
• Hotel taxes and service charges.                                  Low: Apr 01-Dec. 31                      179       289           60    115
                                  Dbl.          Sgl.                Ville La Plage
Bourbon                         $419          $699                  Hi: Jan 01 - Mar 31                      229       379          80    155
Das Cataratas                    479           859                  Low: Apr 01-Dec. 31                      179       299          60    120                      itional
                                                                    Atlantico Buzios                                                                        For add      ns
                                                                                                                                                                     io
                                                                                                                                                          Exet eanes 44-45
Note: Not Valid New Years or Carnival. Please inquire.
                                                                    Hi: Jan 01 - Mar 15                      249       419          95    170
                                                                                                                                                                   s
                                                                    Low: Mar. 16-Dec. 31                     219       329          75    135
                                                                                                                                                           se p g
                                                                    Note: Prices not valid New Years or Carnival. Please inquire.

                                                                                                                                                      Iguassu Falls
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Brazilian Heritage
    Choice A: 9 Days-7 Nights ~ Rio (4), Salvador, Bahia or Costa do Sauipe (3)
                                                                                                                                                                $1379
                                                                                                                                                             FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                                 INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                                   AIRFARE




    Choice B: 11 Days-9 Nights ~ Rio (4), Iguassu Falls (2), Salvador, Bahia (3)
                                                       Day 3               Rio de Janeiro
                                                       Afternoon sightseeing tour takes you to Sugar Loaf.
                                                       A two-stage cable car brings you atop famous
                                                       Sugar Loaf Mountain where you will enjoy a unique
                                                       postcard view of Rio. Also included is a visit to
                                                       H. Stern Gem Factory, the largest jewelry store in
                                                       the world. Please ask your Tourlite representative
                        BRAZIL                         to arrange transportation for this visit. (B)
                                     Costa do Sauipe
                                    Salvador, Bahia    Day 4 to Day 5 Rio de Janeiro
                                                       Two days at leisure. Optional: Highly
                                                       recommended, is a full day schooner cruise/tour
                                 Rio de Janeiro        to the Tropical Islands. An early morning scenic
                                                       drive, via Costa Verde “Green Coast” takes you to                            Bahianas
                         Iguassu Falls                 the fishing village of Itacurussa for a cruise to a
                                                       tropical paradise for swimming and sightseeing. (B)                          Day 8                  Salvador or Costa do Sauipe
Get to know Brazil’s top two destinations with         Day 6               Rio/Salvador                                             Salvador, Bahia – At leisure to further explore this
                                                       Transfer to the airport for your flight to Salvador,                         colonial city with its substantial African influences. Be
Tourlite! First to magnificent Rio de Janeiro to       Bahia. Upon arrival, you will be met and                                     sure to try the local cuisine, a unique blend from
stroll the celebrated sands of Copacabana and          transferred to your hotel in Salvador or Costa do                            three continents. (B)
                                                       Sauipe. Evening is at leisure. (B)                                           Costa do Sauipe – At leisure to further enjoy the
Ipanema, sip a cafezinho in a sidewalk café
                                                                                                                                    numerous activities available. (B,D) (SuperClubs
and marvel at the gigantic statue of Christ            Day 7               Salvador or Costa do Sauipe                              All-Inclusive)
atop Corcovado; then to vibrant, colorful              Salvador, Bahia – Your half-day tour of
                                                       Salvador (included if staying in Salvador) shows                             Day 9                  Salvador or Costa do Sauipe/
Salvador, capital of Bahia and Brazil’s first          two distinct aspects of Salvador, the new and                                                       USA
capital. Salvador boasts a distinctive African         the old. Begin in the modern suburb of Barra.                                Today, transfer to the airport for your flight to
                                                       Continue to the old historical section of town,                              the USA and home. (B)
influence in its music and cuisine. Costa do           the Pelourinho area with the largest and best
Sauipe, Brazil's premier beach resort, is a            preserved complex of colonial architecture in                                 Choice B: Iguassu Falls
complete complex with over 5 miles of virgin           the America's. Visit the church of São                                        Same as Itinerary in CHOICE A, plus:
                                                       Francisco and the Pelourinho square. (B)                                      • 2 Nights in Iguassu Falls.
tropical beach.                                        Costa do Sauipe – Brazil's premier beach resort                               • Air transportation to and from Iguassu.
         Included Highlights                           offers you complete beach enjoyment, excellent                                • Airport / hotel / airport transfers.
                                                       dining and water sports. The Costa do Sauipe                                  • Tour of Argentine Side of the Falls.
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami            Complex has over 5 miles of virgin tropical beach.                            Per Person rates:                Double            Single
 • Air transportation from Rio to Salvador             Spend your time tanning and enjoying the beach or
                                                                                                                                     Bourbon                          $489              $779
 • Round trip airport/hotel transfers with             choose from many optional tours. (B,D)                                        Das Cataratas                     559               939
   baggage handling                                    (SuperClubs All-Inclusive)                                                    Iguassu Falls, follows your visit to Rio.
 • 4 Nights hotel accommodations in Rio at
   your choice of hotel
 • Brazilian breakfast daily
                                                               2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Dept. Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
                                                                Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
 • Half-day tour to Sugar Loaf Mountain.                Rio:                          Luxor          Luxor            Everest/       Sheraton          Pestana        Rio Marriott/      Copacabana
 • Tour H. Stern, world famous for its                                              Continental     Regente          Rio Othon                      Rio Atlantica        Sofitel           Palace
   fabulous gems and jewelry                            Salvador:                    Vila Gale      Vila Gale          Bahia          Bahia           Pestana           Pestana          Convento do
                                                                                                                       Othon          Othon             Bahia             Bahia            Carmo
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodation in Salvador or
                                                        Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07    $1379   $1429      $1549        $1629         $1679          $1869             $2639
   Costa do Sauipe at your choice of hotel
                                                        Dec 10, ‘07 - Jan 13, ‘08 1939     1989       2089         2169           2199           2379             3159
 • Brazilian breakfast daily (Sauipe Marriott           Jan 14 - Jun 26, 0’8       1369    1429       1559         1659           1689           1839             2629
   includes Dinner, SuperClubs All-inclusive)           Jun. 27 - Aug. 04, ‘08     1889    1949       2069         2099           2139           2379             3059
 • Half-day historical city tour of Salvador (not       Aug 05 - Dec 09, ‘08       1379    1429       1549         1579           1679           1839             2589
   included from Costa do Sauipe)                       Single Supplements:         650     700        850          960            920           1140             1780
 • Tourlite International document                      Supplement for Costa do Sauipe: To replace the included Salvador hotel with: (pp twin/pp single supplement)
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet         Sauipe Marriott:          370/770 370/770    360/740      360/740       300/590        300/590          -140/-290
 • The services of local tour guides                    SuperClubs                390/520 390/520    370/490      370/490       310/340        310/340          -130/-480
 • Hotel service charges and taxes                      US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
                                                        Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Brazilian departure tax of approx. $130 plus fuel surcharge $55 subject to change.
                                                        Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
Day 1          USA/Rio de Janeiro                       Land Only Choice A Deduct : Jan 14-Jun 26+Aug 05-Dec 09 $560, Dec 10-Jan 13+Jun 27-Aug 04 $950 (USA/GIG/SSA/USA)
Depart for Rio de Janeiro via overnight flight.         Choice B Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 26+Aug 05-Dec 09 $660, Dec 10-Jan 13+Jun 27-Aug 04 $1050 (USA/GIG/IGU/SSA/USA).
                                                        *New Year's and Carnival Holidays please see the opposite page for Rates.
Day 2          Rio de Janeiro                           * Rates are not valid during Congresses, Special Events & Winner's Parade.

Early morning arrival and transfer to your hotel.                                                                                                               New York . . . . . add $175
                                                                                                                                                                Los Angeles . . . add $225
Balance of the day at leisure.                                                                                                                                       Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                                   Add-ons, see page 66
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Best of Brazil
 14 Days-12 Nights – Rio (3), Manaus (1), Ariau Jungle Tower (2), Brasilia (1), Bahia (3), Iguassu Falls (2)
                                                                                                                                                                     $2859
                                                                                                                                                                  FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                                      INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                                        AIRFARE




                                                           Day 1               USA/Rio de Janeiro                                       Day 9                 Brasilia/Salvador
                                                           Depart for Rio de Janeiro via overnight flight.                              This morning’s tour will introduce you to
                                                                                                                                        Brazil’s stunning capital. An architectural mas-
                                                           Day 2               Rio de Janeiro
                                                                                                                                        terpiece of modern design Brasilia is a bold
                                                           Morning arrival where Tourlite hosts will warmly
                                                                                                                                        statement of the future of Brazil. Afternoon
                                                           welcome you and transfer you to your hotel.
                                                                                                                                        transfer to the airport for your flight to
                                                           Balance of day at leisure.
                        Manaus                                                                                                          Salvador. Evening arrival and transfer tot he
          Amazon
                                 BRAZIL
                                                           Day 3               Rio de Janeiro                                           hotel. (B)
                                              Salvador,    Afternoon sightseeing tour takes you to Sugar
                                                 Bahia     Loaf Mountain. A 2 stage cable car brings you
                                                                                                                                        Day 10                Salvador
                                                                                                                                        This afternoon you will take your city tour
                                                           to the summit where you will enjoy picture post
                           Brasilia                                                                                                     highlighting the culture and baroque architec-
                                                           card views of the city, its mountains and ocean
                                                                                                                                        ture of Brazil’s former colonial capital city. (B)
                                                           laid out below. (B)
                                          Rio de Janeiro
                                                           Day 4               Rio de Janeiro                                           Day 11                Salvador
                                                           Day at leisure to work on your tan, take an option-                          Day free to explore this intriguing city. Shop
                         Iguassu Falls
                                                           al tour to Corcovado Mountain and the famous                                 for art at one of the many galleries in
                                                           Christ statue, or relax at a sidewalk café. (B)                              Pelorinho, the old section of the city or bargain
Explore South America’s largest country,                                                                                                for handicrafts at the Mercado Modelo. (B)
Brazil. Starting in beautiful Rio de Janeiro               Day 5               Rio de Janeiro/Manaus
                                                           Transfer to the airport for your morning flight to                           Day 12                Salvador/Iguassu Falls
with its white sand beaches and world famous                                                                                            Transfer to the airport for your flight to spec-
                                                           Manaus where you will be met and transferred
nightlife your voyage takes you to the Amazon                                                                                           tacular Iguassu Falls. On arrival transfer to
                                                           to the hotel Tropical Manaus located on the
Jungle where you spend 3 days in the jungle                banks of the Amazon. Balance of day at                                       your hotel. (B)
canopy at the Ariau Jungle Tower, a lodge                  leisure. (B)                                                                 Day 13                Iguassu Falls
built in the treetops for your Amazon experi-                                                                                           Today you will be taken to the Argentine side
ence. You will also have time to visit Manaus              Days 6-7            Amazon
                                                           Amazon – Ariau Jungle Tower: The next few                                    of Iguazu National Park and walk the paths
with it’s famed opera house. From the                                                                                                   that lead along the lush tropical basin of the
                                                           days will be a highlight of the trip as you
Amazon you will go Brazil’s capital city,                  explore the exotic Amazon rainforest from the                                Devil’s Gorge. A short train trip will take you
Brasilia, an architectural masterpiece of mod-             Ariau Jungle Tower: Transfer from hotel to the                               up to the pathways leading to the impressive
ern design. Continue to mystical Bahia, the                lodge for 2 nights in the jungle. Trek, canoe, go                            falls. Later opt for an exciting optional excur-
Afro Brazilian soul of Brazil renowned for its             piranha fishing, spot birds and wildlife from                                sion where you board open boats to sail down
art, architecture, music and joie de vivre.                your unique lodge. All meals included. (B,L,D)                               the mild rapids for a different and up close
Finally you visit Iguassu Falls, 275 separate                                                                                           view of the falls. (B)
                                                           Day 8               Manaus/Brasilia
waterfalls on the border of Brazil, Argentina              This morning you will be transferred to the air-
                                                                                                                                        Day 14                Iguassu Falls/USA
and Paraguay.                                                                                                                           Your final morning for last minute shots of the
                                                           port for your flight to Brasilia. Evening arrival and
                                                                                                                                        Falls. This afternoon you will be transferred to
                                                           transfer to the hotel. (B)
                                                                                                                                        the airport for your flight to Sao Paulo to connect
         Included Highlights                                                                                                            to your flight back to the USA and home. (B)
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami
 • All airport hotel transfers including luggage                   2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Dept. Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
   handling                                                            Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
 • Brazilian breakfast daily                                Rio:                       Luxor           Luxor     Everest/           Excelsior       Sheraton       Pestana         Rio       Copacabana
                                                                                     Continental      Regente   Rio Othon                                       Rio Atlantica    Marriott        Palace
 • 3 Nights hotel of your choice in Rio
                                                            Salvador:                 Vila Gale       Vila Gale   Bahia              Bahia           Bahia         Pestana       Pestana Convento do
 • 1/2 day tour to Sugar Loaf Mountain                                                                            Othon              Othon           Othon           Bahia        Bahia          Carmo
 • 1 Night hotel accommodations in Manaus                   Iguassu:                                         Bourbon                                       Tr o p i c a l D a s C a t a r a t a s
 • 2 Nights accommodations at the Ariau                     Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07      $2859          $2889          $2969          $2999            $3129           $3169           $3329          $3999
   Jungle Tower including all meals and activi-             Dec 10, ‘07 - Jan 13, ‘08    3289           3329           3399           3419             3539            3569            3699           4399
   ties as per itinerary                                    Jan 14 - Jun 26, ‘08         2879           2899           2999           3029             3149            3199            3299           4029
 • 1 Night of hotel accommodation in Brasilia               Jun. 27 - Aug. 04, ‘08       3249           3289           3389           3369             3479            3519            3719           4349
 • 1/2 day tour of Brasilia                                 Aug 05 - Dec 09, ‘08         2869           2879           2959           2989             3099            3189            3289           3979
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Salvador,               Single Supplements:          1360           1410           1520           1530             1660            1650            1850           2460
   Bahia                                                    US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
 • 1/2 day tour of Salvador, Bahia                          Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Brazilian departure tax of approx. $140 plus fuel surcharge $65 subject to change.
                                                            Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
 • 2 Nights hotel in Iguassu Falls                          Land Only Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 26+Aug 05-Dec 09 $880, Dec 10-Jan 13+Jun 27-Aug 04 $1200 (USA/GIG/MAO/BSB/SSA/IGU/USA).
 • Tour of Argentine side of Iguazu Falls                   *New Year's and Carnival Holidays please see the opposite page for Rates.
                                                            * Rates are not valid during Congresses, Special Events & Winner's Parade.
 • Tourlite International document                          A/C rooms available at Ariau Jungle Lodge for an additional $25 per person DBL
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet              and $50 SGL.                                                                                 New York . . . . . add $175
 • The services of local tour guides Hotel taxes                                                                                                         Los Angeles . . . add $225
   and service charges                                                                                                                                        Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                            Add-ons, see page 66

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Tango~As you like it!
    7 Days-5 Nights – Buenos Aires (5) ~ Choice A: The Traditional from $899; Choice B: The Enhanced from $1194
                                                                                                                                                                $899
                                                                                                                                                              FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                          INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                            AIRFARE




                                                                 Included Highlights                                            Day 6              Buenos Aires (Colonia,
                                                     Choice A ~ The Traditional                                                                    Uruguay)
                                                     • Round trip air transportation from Miami                                 Today, travel to Colonia del Sacramento in the
                                                     • Round trip transfers airport/hotel                                       neighboring Country of Uruguay. Only 1 hour by
                                                     • Baggage handling at airport and hotel                                    hydrofoil Colonia, was founded in 1680, and
             ARGENTINA                               • 5 Nights at hotel of your choice ( All rooms                             recently declared an UNESCO world heritage.
                            URUGUAY                    with private bath/shower)                                                This quaint town is rich in history, with pictur-
             Buenos Aires                                                                                                       esque street lamps and old historical buildings.
                                                     • Breakfast daily
                                                     • Half-day city tour of Buenos Aires                                       (B, L)
                                                     • Tourlite International document                                          Choice A & B The Traditional and The
                                                       wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
                                        ay                                                                                      Enhanced
                              Ur u g ui o n          • The services of local tour guides
                                                                                                                                Day 7      Buenos Aires/USA
                              Ex tEe n&sMontevideo
                                                     • Hotel service charges and taxes
                                                                                                                                Your final day in Buenos Aires. This evening you
                                   ste
                                   el                Choice B ~ The Enhanced
                            Punta d e pages 45                                                                                  will be transferred to the airport for your
                                     se              • All of the above plus:
                                                                                                                                overnight flight to the USA and home. (B)
                                                     • Full day Fiesta Gaucho including lunch
Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina, is known         • Full day tour to Colonia, Uruguay with lunch                              For Tango The Enhanced add $295 to the
                                                     • Dinner and Tango show with transfers                                      price of the Traditional package.
as the “Paris of South America” and is one of                                                                                    Please note that day to day itinerary may be modified
the largest cities in the Western Hemisphere.                                                                                    as certain tours are not available every day.
Here, discover a city of wide boulevards, ele-       Choice A The Traditional                                                                                                             For
                                                     Day 4 to 6 Buenos Aires                                                                                                                sions
                                                                                                                                                                                   Ex t e nage 43
gant shops, excellent restaurants and intimate       At leisure to stroll Calle Florida and look for
                                                                                                                                                                                      see p

cafes. Life here is lived in high style and with     great buys in leather and furs. Make sure you
a zest. And it is here, in a fascinating dockside    try one of the great Argentine steaks during
                                                     your stay. (B)
area called La Bocca, that the fiery, passionate
                                                     Choice B The Enhanced
Tango was born. Enhance your visit to Buenos         Day 4      Buenos Aires
Aires with “Tango The Enhanced”, which               Free day to explore the city. This evening you
includes the “must see” sights of this cosmopol-     will be taken to a tango show to enjoy the sul-
                                                     try precision of Argentina’s national dance.
itan city.                                           Prior
                                                     to the show enjoy dinner featuring Argentina’s
                                                     excellent meats. (B,D)
                                                     Day 5                 Buenos Aires
                                                     After breakfast you will be taken to a ranch
                                                     for the fabulous Fiesta Gaucho. Enjoy demon-
                                                     strations of gaucho riding and folklore as well
                                                     as a traditional barbecue lunch, wine, beer
                                                     and soft drinks included. (B,L)
                                                                                                                                The sultry Tango!
Gaucho

Choice A & B The Traditional and The                        2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Dept. Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
                                                             Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
Enhanced                                             Buenos Aires:           Waldorf     De Las     Amerian      Sheraton         Sheraton      Emperador        Marriott       Sofitel      Alvear
Day 1      USA/Buenos Aires                                                             Americas                Libertador/        Buenos                         Plaza
                                                                                                               Madero Sofitel       Aires
Depart for Buenos Aires via overnight flight.
                                                     Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07      $899   $1039        $1099        $1149            $1179          $1199          $1249          $1529       $2399
Day 2          Buenos Aires                          Dec 10, ‘07 - Jan 13, ‘08   1469    1589         1649         1689             1699           1699           1769           2099        2979
Arrival where you are met by a Tourlite represen-    Jan 14 - Jun 26, ‘08         959    1069         1149         1259             1299           1319           1299           1569        2459
tative for your transfer to the hotel. Balance of    Jun. 27 - Aug. 04, ‘08       979    1089         1169         1189             1199           1259           1269           1449        2109
day at leisure. (B)                                  Aug 05 - Dec 09, ‘08         999    1099         1189         1279             1299           1349           1329           1599        2479
Day 3          Buenos Aires                          Single Supplements:          370     510          560          590              530            660            680            850        1520
                                                     Extra Nights DBL              50      75           90           95              125            130            125            170         380
Morning city tour includes visits to San Telmo,
                                                     Extra Nights SGL              95     145          175          190              245            255            245            355         760
where the Tango was born, the Plaza de Mayo,
                                                     Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Argentinean tax of approx. $70 plus fuel surcharge $170 subject to change.
the “Casa Rosada” Government House and the           Addt'l Argentinean taxes to be paid locally approx $28.
famous Colon Opera House. Drive along Avenida        Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
                                                                                                                                                        New York . . . . . add $200
                                                     Land Only Deduct: Jan 08-Dec 09'06 & Jan 08-26'07 $510, Dec 10-Jan 07 $950 (USA/EZE/USA).
9 Julio the widest avenue in the world. (B)                                                                                                           Los Angeles . . . add $300
                                                                                                                                                           Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                         Add-ons, see page 66
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Argentina’s Patagonia
Choice A: 10 Days-8 Nights ~ Buenos Aires (3), Ushuaia (2), El Calafate (3)
                                                                                                                                                               $2179
                                                                                                                                                            FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                                   INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                                     AIRFARE




Choice B: 12 Days-10 Nights ~ Buenos Aires (3), Puerto Madryn (2) Ushuaia (2), El Calafate (3)
                    Buenos Aires                    you and transfer you to your hotel.                                         Canal) that separates the Brazo Rico from the
                                                                                                                                main lake.
       CHILE                                        Day 3                Buenos Aires
               ARGENTINA                            Morning city tour includes visits to San Telmo,                             Day 9                 El Calafate
                             Peninsula Valdes       where the Tango was born, the Plaza de                                      Day at leisure for optional activities such as a
                         Trelew                     Mayo, the "Casa Rosada" Government House                                    motor boat trip to the Upsala Glacier, the
                                                    and the famous Colon Opera House. Drive                                     biggest of all 365 glaciers in the National Park.
                                                    along Avenida 9 Julio the widest avenue in the                              Overnight in El Calafate. (B)
               El Calafate                          world. (B)
                                                                                                                                Day 10                El Calafate/Buenos Aires/
                                                    Day 4                Buenos Aires                                                                 USA
                     Ushuaia                        Free day to enjoy the city, do some shopping                                Today you will be transferred to the El Calfate air-
                                                    or relax at a sidewalk café. (B)                                            port for your flight to Buenos Aires where you
                                                                                                                                will be assisted in the transfer to the international
                                                    Day 5                Buenos Aires/Ushuaia
                                                                                                                                airport for your flight to the USA and home. (B)
Argentina’s Patagonia is flanked to the west by     Morning transfer to the airport for your flight to
                                                    Ushuaia. Upon arrival you will be met and trans-
the Andes and to the east by the Atlantic ocean.
                                                    ferred to your hotel. (B)
The beauty of the Andean Patagonian forests,
                                                    Day 6                Ushuaia
lakes and glaciers notably the Perito Moreno        Today’s excursion begins on a narrow gauge
Glacier will captivate all. The Beagle Channel      steam train, which travels along the Pipo river to
                                                    the Macarena cascade. Continue to Tierra del
at the very end of the continent is the gateway
                                                    Fuego National Park, where you will see Mount
to Antarctica.                                      Susana and the Martial Range, the Great Bog.
                                                    The tour ends via motorcoach at Lapataia Bay. (B)                             Choice B: Puerto Madryn,
         Included Highlights
                                                    Day 7                Ushuaia/El Calafate                                                Peninsula Valdes
 • Round trip air transportation Miami/Buenos       Transfer today to the airport for your flight to                              Same as Itinerary in CHOICE A, plus:
   Aires                                            El Calafate. You will be met and transferred to                               • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Puerto
 • Domestic air transportation Buenos                                                                                               Madryn with breakfast daily.
                                                    your hotel. (B)
   Aires/Ushuaia/El Calafate/Buenos Aires
 • All airport/hotel transfers                      Day 8                El Calafate                                              • Air transportation Buenos Aires/Trelew/
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Buenos
                                                                                                                                    Ushuaia.
                                                    Today’s full day tour takes you to the Glaciares
   Aires                                                                                                                          • Airport / hotel / airport transfers.
                                                    National Park. This park stretches parallel to
 • 1/2 day city tour of Buenos Aires                                                                                              • Full day tour of Punta Tombo
                                                    the Andes for over 120 miles. On the border
 • 2 Night hotel accommodations in Ushuaia                                                                                        • Full day tour of Peninsula Valdes including
                                                    with Chile, lies the eastern side of the conti-
 • 1/2 day tour of Tierra del Fuego National Park                                                                                   lunch
   and Train ride                                   nental Ice Cap from which a majestic glacier
                                                    descends into the Lake Argentino, The Perito                                  • Puerto Madryn, follows your visit to Buenos
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in El
                                                    Moreno Glacier is one of the natural wonders                                    Aires.
   Calafate
 • Full day Perito Moreno Glacier tour              of the world and a reminder of the Ancient Ice                                Per Person Rates:                      Double           Single
 • Breakfast daily at all hotels                    Age. Enjoy the natural show of the thundering
 • Tourlite International document                  falling ice from a wooden catwalk directly in                                 Bahia Nueva from:      $800                           $1060
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet     front of the Canal de los Tempanos (Icebergs                                  Peninsula Valdes from: 900                             1200
 • Services of local tour guides
 • Hotel taxes and service charges throughout
   itineraries                                         2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
                                                             Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
Day 1            USA/Buenos Aires                    Buenos Aires:                    De Las Americas           Amerian             Sheraton Libertador Sheraton/Emperador    Alvear
Depart for Buenos Aires via overnight flight.        Ushuaia:                             Tolkeyen              Tolkeyen                Las Hayas            Las Hayas      Las Hayas
                                                     El Calafate:                      Sierra Nevada        Mirador Del Lago        Posada Los Alamos Posada Los Alamos Posada Los Alamos
Day 2            Buenos Aires                        Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07                $2179                  $2289                   $2659                    $2729                  $3459
Morning arrival where local hosts will welcome
                                                     Dec 10, ‘07 - Jan 13,’ 08              2759                   2849                    3239                     3259                   4059
                                                     Jan 14 - Jun 26, ‘08                   2199                   2339                    2779                     2819                   3499
                                                     Jun. 27 - Aug. 04,’ 08                 2239                   2249                    2579                     2629                   3149
                                                     Aug 05 - Dec 09,’ 08                   2259                   2349                    2639                     2689                   3359
                                                     Single Supplements:                    1000                   1070                    1440                     1460                   2210
                                                     Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Argentinean tax of approx. $110 plus fuel surcharge $170 subject to change.
                                                     Addt'l Argentinean taxes to be paid locally approx $28. Weekend travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
                                                     Land Only Choice A Deduct: Jan 07 - Dec 9 $1050, Dec 10 - Jan 06 $1490 (USA/EZE-AEP/USH/FTE/AEP/EZE/USA)
                                                     Choice B Deduct: Jan 07 - Dec 9 $1350, Dec 10 - Jan 06 $1800
                                                     (USA/EZE-AEP/REL/USH/FTE/AEP/EZE/USA)                                                                   New York . . . . add $200
                                                     Sequence of itinerary may vary.
                                                                                                                                                       Los Angeles . . . add $300
                                                                                                                                                            Other U.S. City
Patagonia Glaciers Landscape                                                                                                                              Add-ons, see page 66
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Cosmopolitan
 9 Days-7 Nights – Choice A: Buenos Aires (3), Rio (4);
 11 Days-9 Nights – Choice B: Buenos Aires (3), Iguassu Falls (2), Rio (4)
                                                          Choice A:                                                                   is a visit to H. Stern Gem Factory, the largest
                                BRAZIL                    Day 1               USA/Buenos Aires                                        jewelry store in the world. (B)
                                                          Depart via overnight flight to Buenos Aires.                                Days 7 to 8 Rio de Janeiro
                                                          Day 2               Buenos Aires                                            Two full days on your own to explore this
                                         Rio de Janeiro   Arrival at Ezeiza Airport, meeting, assistance                              magnificent world famous city of the
                                                          and transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day                              Brazilians. Highly recommended are optional
                      Iguassu
                                                          at leisure.                                                                 tours to Corcovado, Imperial Petropolis or a
                        Falls
                                                                                                                                      Tropical Island Cruise. (B)
             ARGENTINA                                    Day 3               Buenos Aires
                                                          Morning city tour includes visits to the Old                                Day 9                 Rio de Janeiro/USA
           Buenos Aires
                           URUGUAY                        Quarter, San Telmo, where the Tango was                                     Evening transfer to the airport for your flight to
                                                          born, the Plaza de Mayo, the "Casa Rosada"                                  the USA and home. (B)
Get to know two of South America’s most                   Government House, the Recoleta Cemetery                                     Choice B:
dynamic cities with Tourlite. First to sophisti-          and much more. (B)                                                          Day 1 to Day 4
cated Buenos Aires, “The Paris of South                   Day 4               Buenos Aires                                            Same as Choice A Itinerary.
America”. Then on to spectacular Rio de                   Full day free to explore this cosmopolitan South                            Day 5                 Buenos Aires/Iguazú Falls
                                                          American city. Highly recommended is the full-                              Transfer to the airport for your short flight to
Janeiro. Bask in the tropical sun on world                day Fiesta Gaucho optional tour. (B)                                        Iguazú. Here you will be met and escorted to
famous beaches. Choice B adds the awesome
                                                          Day 5               Buenos Aires/Rio                                        your hotel. One of the most awesome series
spectacle of Iguassu Falls, a natural wonder set          Today you will be transferred to the airport for                            of cataracts is combined to create Iguassu’s
in lush jungle vegetation on the border of                your flight to Rio. Upon arrival at Galeão Airport,                         275 Falls. Walk the many paths which lead
Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay.                           you will be met and escorted to your hotel. (B)                             along the lush Tropical Basin to the “Devil’s
                                                                                                                                      Throat.” Overnight at hotel. (B)
                                                          Day 6               Rio de Janeiro
         Included Highlights                              Afternoon sightseeing tour takes you to Sugar                               Day 6                 Iguassu Falls
                                                          Loaf. A two-stage cable car brings you atop                                 Today you will be taken to the Argentine side
 Choice A:
                                                          famous Sugar Loaf Mountain where you will                                   of Iguazu National Park and walk the paths
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami
                                                          enjoy a unique postcard view of Guanabara                                   that lead along the lush tropical basin of the
 • All transfers and baggage handling at
                                                          Bay, Rio and Copacabana Beach. Also included                                Devil’s Gorge. A short train trip will take you
   airports and hotels
 • 3 Nights of hotel accommodations in Buenos
   Aires (your choice of hotel)
 • Buffet breakfast daily
                                                                  2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Dept. Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
                                                                      Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
 • Half-day city tour of Buenos Aires
                                                           Rio:                                 Savoy         Luxor      Luxor  Rio Othon             Excelsior     Sheraton       Rio       Copacabana
 • 4 Nights hotel accommodations in Rio                                                         Othon       Continental Regente                                                  Marriott        Palace
   (your choice of hotel)                                  Buenos Aires:                        Waldorf       De Las Amerian    Sheraton              Emperador Sheraton         Marriott        Alvear
                                                                                                             Americas           Libertador                      Buenos Aires      Plaza
 • Brazilian breakfast daily                               Iguassu:                                                  Bourbon                                      Tr o p i c a l D a s C a t a r a t a s
 • Half-day tour to Sugar Loaf Mountain                    Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07    A          $1199         $1299        $1399        $1559          $1599          $1649         $1879          $2879
 • Visit to H. Stern world famous for its                                            B           1899          1999         2119         2239           2279           2399          2619           3659
   fabulous gems and jewelry
                                                           Dec 10, ‘07 - Jan 13, ‘08 A           1759          1879         1959         2089           2129           2179          2399           3439
 • Tourlite International document
                                                                                     B           2439          2549         2639         2759           2799           2919          3149           4179
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
 • Services of local tour guides                           Jan 14 - Jun 26, ‘08      A           1249          1359         1449         1599           1669           1729          1879           2889
 • Hotel service charges and taxes                                                   B           1929          2029         2099         2279           2349           2469          2619           3639
                                                           Jun. 27 - Aug. 04, ‘08 A              1789          1889         1989         2119           2139           2129          2419           3129
 Choice B:
                                                                                     B           2459          2569         2659         2779           2819           2869          3169           3879
 All services of CHOICE A plus:
                                                           Aug 05 - Dec 09, ‘08      A           1279          1369         1459         1639           1699           1679          1899           2859
 • Air transportation from Buenos Aires to
                                                                                     B           1929          2039         2129         2299           2379           2419          2649           3599
   Iguazú Falls and Iguassu Falls to Rio
                                                           Single Supplements: A                  600           710          800          930            950            950          1240           1800
 • Airport, hotel, airport transfers
                                                                                     B            890          1000         1090         1230           1230           1330          1620           2180
 • 2 Night hotel accommodations in Iguassu
                                                           US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
 • Tour of Argentine Side of Iguazu Falls                  Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Brazilian and Argentinean departure tax or approx. $105 plus fuel surcharge $140
                                                           subject to change.
                                                           Addt'l Argentinean taxes to be paid locally approx $28.
                                                           Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
                                                           Land Only Choice A Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 26+Aug 05-Dec 09 $550, Dec 10-Jan 13+Jun 27-Aug 04 $950 (USA/EZE/GIG/USA)
                                                           Choice B Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 26+Aug 05-Dec 09 $790, Dec 10-Jan 13+Jun 27-Aug 04 $1250 (USA/EZE-AEP/IGR-IGU/GIG/USA).
                                                           *New Year's and Carnival Holidays please see the opposite page for Rates.
                                                           * Rates are not valid during Congresses, Special Events & Winner's Parade.
                                                                                                                                                               New York . . . . . add $175
                                                                                                                                                               Los Angeles . . . add $225
                                                                                                                                                                    Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                                  Add-ons, see page 66

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                         $1199
                       FROM
                                                           INCLUDING
                                                             AIRFARE




up to the pathways leading to the impressive
falls. Later opt for an exciting optional excur-
sion where you board open boats to sail down
the mild rapids for a different and up close
view of the falls. (B)
Day 7                  Iguassu Falls/Rio de Janeiro
Today you will be transferred to the airport for
your flight to Rio where you will be met and
escorted to your hotel. (B)
Days 8 to 11                  Rio de Janeiro
Same as itinerary Choice A Days 6-9. (B)


   Yacutinga Wildlife Lodge &
        Private Reserve
            Optional Extension from
             Iguassu/Iguazu Falls
                       3 Days / 2 Nights
 Located in a private Wildlife Nature Reserve in the heart of the
 Argentine rainforest, surrounded by the Iguazú National Park. This
 subtropical region known as the "green corridor" is home to 2000
 identified plant species, 400 species of birds, mammals and
 reptiles, large rivers and a bright green jungle. Enjoy diverse out-
 door activities focused on soft adventure and Eco-tourism,
 (canoeing, biking, bird watching or walking).
 The lodge offers you 40 suites, 3 restaurants, a pool and naturalist
 guides.

 Day 1                   Iguazu/Yacutinga
 Transfer from the Iguazu airport to port La Blanquita, at the shore of
 the Iguazú river where you will board motorboats for your transfer
 to port Yacutinga. Upon arrival jeep transfer through the Yacutinga
 Wild Life Private Reserve to the Lodge. Welcome briefing, dinner
 and overnight. (D)

 Day 2                   Yacutinga
 Full day of activities including hiking, canoeing and wildlife
 excursions. (B, L, D)

 Day 3                   Yacutinga/Iguassu Falls
 Morning at leisure for bird watching or relaxing in the pool area.
 Farewell lunch and transfer back to Iguassú Falls area. (B, L)
 Price per person including all meals
        Package                     Extra Nights
 Double         Single         Double         Single
 $629           $959           $239           $339




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South American Explorer
Choice A: 11 Days-9 Nights – Rio (3), Buenos Aires (3), Santiago (3) - NEW!
Choice B: 12 Days-10 Nights – Rio (3), Iguassu Falls (1), Buenos Aires (3), Santiago (3) - NEW!

                                                                   Choice A:
                                                                   Day 1     USA/Rio de Janiero
                                         BRAZIL                    Evening departures via overnight jet flight to
                                                                   Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
                                                                   Day 2            Rio de Janeiro
                                                  Rio de Janeiro
                                                                   Upon arrival at Rio’s international airport,
                CHILE                                              Tourlite hosts will meet you and escort you to
                               Iguassu
                                 Falls                             your hotel.
                        ARGENTINA
                                                                   Day 3            Rio de Janeiro
     Santiago                        URUGUAY                       Afternoon visit to Sugar Loaf. A two-stage
                   Buenos Aires     Colonia                                                                            Parrot
                                                                   cable car brings you atop famous Sugar Loaf
                                                                   Mountain where you will enjoy a unique post-        Spanish, later the Portuguese and finally taken
                                                                   card view of Guanabara Bay, Rio and                 over again by the Spanish Monarchy. Today
Tourlite’s Three-City Latin Showcase begins                        Copacabana Beach. (B)                               this quaint town is rich in history, with pictur-
with zesty, exotic Rio de Janeiro. Dance the                       Day 4            Rio de Janeiro                     esque street lamps and old historical buildings.
sensuous samba by night, and escape to the                         Day to further explore this fascinating city.       (B, L)
world-famous Copacabana or Ipanema                                 Additional optional tours to consider are:          Day 8          Buenos Aires / Santiago
beaches by day. Superb shopping, elegant                           Corcovado Mountain, Imperial Petropolis or a        Transfer to the airport for your flight to
cuisine and fine hotels all add to the glam-                       full-day Tropical Island cruise. (B)                Santiago, Chile. On arrival your Tourlite repre-
our. Then, on to Buenos Aires, the home of                         Day 5            Rio de Janeiro/Buenos Aires        sentatives will meet and escort you to your
                                                                   Transfer to the airport for your flight to Buenos   hotel. (B)
the Tango. Savor world-famous Argentine
steaks. And, the nightlife is fantastic! Enjoy                     Aires. On arrival, Tourlite representatives will    Day 9          Santiago
                                                                   meet and escort you to your hotel. (B)              Santiago, founded in 1541, is a mixture between
Santiago, Chile’s capital. The delightful
                                                                   Day 6            Buenos Aires                       the old and modern times. On today’s city tour
Mediterranean-like climate makes it a per-                                                                             you drive past many famous monuments and
                                                                   Morning city tour. You will visit the Plaza de
fect city to explore on foot — spacious streets,                                                                       visit the Santa Lucía Hill to enjoy a panoramic
                                                                   Mayo, drive down the Avenue of 9 de Julio,
colorful gardens and excellent shopping                            one of the widest avenues in the world and          view of the city, the Main Square, the Cathedral,
await you. A highlight of tour B is a visit to                     much more. (B)                                      the Government Palace and Horse Club. (B)
spectacular Iguassu Falls. This natural won-                                                                           Day 10         Santiago
                                                                   Day 7            Buenos Aires
der, set in the lush jungle vegetation on the                                       (Colonia, Uruguay)                 Full day free to further explore this fascinating
border of Argentina and Brazil, is actually a                                                                          city or take an optional tour to the Wine
                                                                   Today, travel to Colonia del Sacramento in the
                                                                                                                       District or Vina del Mar. (B)
series of falls some two-and-a-half miles long                     neighboring Country of Uruguay. Only 1 hour
and higher than Niagara.                                           by hydrofoil Colonia, was founded in 1680,          Day 11         Santiago/USA
                                                                   and recently declared an UNESCO world her-          Evening transfer to the airport for your flight to
                                                                   itage.The city was first conquered by the           the USA and home.(B)
            Included Highlights
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami
 • Airport / Hotel transfers throughout
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Rio
 • Brazilian breakfast daily
 • Half-day tour to Sugar Loaf Mountain
 • Tour H. Stern, world famous for its fabulous
   gems and jewelry
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in
 • Buenos Aires with buffet breakfast daily
 • Half-day city tour of Buenos Aires
 • Tour to Colonia, Uruguay including lunch
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Santiago
   with buffet breakfast daily
 • Half-day tour of Santiago
 • Tourlite International document
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
 • Services of local tour guides
 • Hotel service charges and taxes
                                                                   Iguazu Falls
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Brazilian Foods

 Choice B: Iguassu Falls
 Same as Itinerary in CHOICE A, plus:
 • An additional night in Iguassu Falls.
 • Air transportation to and from Iguassu.
 • Airport / hotel / airport transfers.
 • Tour of Argentine side of the Falls.

 Per Person rates:                Double                Single

 Bourbon                          $579                  $779
 Das Cataratas                     619                   849
 Iguassu Falls, follows your visit to Rio de Janeiro.
                                                                 Rio de Janeiro

                                                                         2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Dept. Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
                                                                          Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
                                                                  Santiago:                 Panamericana Panamericana     Plaza     Radisson                       Sheraton       Radisson       Sheraton         Ritz
                                                                                             Provedencia  Provedencia San Francisco                                                                              Carlton
                                                                  Buenos Aires:                Waldorf   De Las Americas Amerian     Sheraton                       Sheraton     Emperador       Marriott        Alvear
                                                                                                                                    Libertador                                                    Plaza
                                                                  Rio:                          Savoy         Luxor       Luxor      Everest/                      Sheraton       Excelsior      Marriott     Copacabana
                                                                                                Othon     Continental    Regente    Rio Othon                                                                   Palace
                                                                  Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07    $1759                  $1859            $1999            $2189          $2189         $2229          $2389            $3499
                                                                  Dec 10 - 24, ‘07           2089                   2199             2349             2499           2529          2559           2699             3869
                                                                  Dec 25, ‘07 - Jan 13, ‘08 1939                    2039             2179             2349           2359          2389           2559             3699
                                                                  Jan 14 - Mar 31, ‘08       1799                   1899             2039             2269           2289          2299           2399             3529
                                                                  Apr 01 - Jun 17, ‘08       1779                   1879             2029             2249           2269          2279           2379             3499
                                                                  Jun 18 - Aug 15, ‘08       1989                   2089             2239             2399           2369          2439           2599             3439
                                                                  Aug 16 - Dec 09, ‘08       1789                   1889             2039             2269           2249          2329           2429             3519
                                                                  Single Supplements:         750                    860              980             1180           1180          1210           1350             2340
                                                                  US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
                                                                  Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Chilean, Brazilian and Argentinean departure tax of approx. $175, plus fuel surcharge $170
                                                                  subject to change.
                                                                  Addt'l taxes to be paid locally Chilean tax $100, Argentinean $28. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
                                                                  Land Only Choice A Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $690, Dec 10-24 $980, Dec 25-Jan 13+Jun 17-Aug 15 $830 (USA/GIG/EZE/SCL/USA)
                                                                  Choice B Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $980, Dec 10-24 $1290,Dec 25-Jan 13+Jun 17-Aug 15 $1090 (USA/GIG/IGU-IGR/AEP-EZE/SCL/USA).
                                                                  *New Year's and Carnival Holidays please see the opposite page for Rates.
                                                                  * Rates are not valid during Congresses, Special Events & Winner's Parade.
                                                                                                                                                                          New York . . . . . . add $95
                                                                                                                                                                          Los Angeles . . . add $255
                                                                                                                                                                            *Dec 10-24 may vary, please inquire.
                                                                                                                                                                                 Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                                               Add-ons, see page 66
Corcovado
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   Choice A: 11 Days/9 Nights – Buenos Aires (3), Bariloche (2), Peulla (1), Puerto Varas (1), Santiago (2) - NEW!
   Choice B: 15 Days/13 Nights – Rio (3), Iguassu (1), Buenos Aires (3) Bariloche (2), Peulla (1), Puerto Varas (1),
                                 Santiago (2) - NEW!
                                            BRAZIL
                                               Rio de Janeiro


                                  Iguassu
                                    Falls

                        ARGENTINA
       Santiago        Buenos Aires


                      Bariloche
Puerto Montt       Peulla
Puerto Varas



           CHILE




                                                                Puerto Varas - Chile

                                                                          Included Highlights                      Choice A:
                                                                                                                   Day 1     USA/Buenos Aires
                                                                 Choice A:                                         Depart via overnight flight to Buenos Aires,
 Follow Tourlite's Southern Trail and discover                   • Air transportation from Miami to Buenos         Argentina.
                                                                   Aires and from Santiago to Miami
 some of the most beautiful and memorable                        • Air transportation from Buenos Aires to         Day 2          Buenos Aires
 scenery anywhere in the world. Buenos Aires,                      Bariloche and from Puerto Montt to Santiago     Upon arrival at Buenos Aires airport, Tourlite
 Argentina's cosmopolitan capital, begins our                    • All transfers and baggage handling              hosts will meet you and escort you to your
                                                                 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Buenos         hotel.
 Southern Trail. Home of the fiery, passionate                     Aires with buffet breakfast
 Tango, life here is lived in high style and with                • Half-day city tour of Buenos Aires
                                                                                                                   Day 3          Buenos Aires
                                                                 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Bariloche
                                                                                                                   Morning city tour. Visit the Plaza de Mayo, which
 zest! Bariloche is a wonderful alpine-like resort.                                                                remains as it was in colonial days. Drive down
                                                                   with breakfast daily
 Savor the magnificence of the scenic Lake                       • Half-day tour of Bariloche                      Avenida del 9 de Julio, one of the widest boule-
 District as you cross from Argentina into Chile                 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Peulla with      vards in the world. Fashionable Florida Street is a
                                                                   continental breakfast and dinner                shopper’s delight. (B)
 to the town of Puerto Varas on the Patagonian
                                                                 • Sightseeing and lake crossing per itinerary     Day 4          Buenos Aires
 frontier, almost Northern European in appear-                   • 1 Night hotel accommodations in Puerto          A day to explore this beautiful city on your own.
 ance. The snow-clad Andes are a dramatic                          Varas with buffet breakfast
                                                                                                                   Highly recommended is the optional full-day
 backdrop for Chile's capital, Santiago. Situated                • Half-day tour of Puerto Montt/Puerto Varas
                                                                                                                   Fiesta Gaucho Tour, a visit to a Gaucho Ranch
                                                                 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Santiago
 between mountains and the sea, the city enjoys                    with buffet breakfast
                                                                                                                   including lunch. (B)
 a soft and gentle climate.                                      • Half-day city tour of Santiago                  Day 5          Buenos Aires/Bariloche
                                                                 • Tourlite International document                 Transfer to the airport for your flight to
 Highlight this memorable tour with a visit to                     wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet    Bariloche, gateway to the Lake District. (B)
 always exciting Brazil. Choice “B” will begin                   • Service of tour guides
                                                                 • Hotel service charges and taxes                 Day 6          Bariloche
 with magnificent Rio de Janeiro to stroll the cel-                                                                Explore the scenic lakes and countryside of this
                                                                 Choice B:
 ebrated sands of Copacabana and Ipanema and                     All services of CHOICE A plus
                                                                                                                   magnificent area today. Your sightseeing tour
 to experience the spectacular sights and sounds                                                                   visits the town of Bariloche, the Llao Llao
                                                                 • Air transportation Rio de Janeiro/Iguassu
                                                                   Falls-Iguazu Falls/Buenos Aires                 Peninsula, beautiful Lopez Bay with views of the
 of this legendary city. Then on to marvelous                                                                      Cathedral, Lopez and Otto mountains. A visit to
                                                                 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Rio de
 Iguassu Falls one of the natural splendors of the                 Janeiro at your choice of hotel including       Cerro Campanerio with chairlift gives you a
 world. Higher than Niagara and more than                          Brazilian breakfast daily                       spectacular, panoramic view of the area. (B)
 two-and-a-half miles wide, Iguassu forms part                   • Half-day tour of Sugar Loaf Mountain
                                                                                                                   Day 7          Bariloche/Peulla
                                                                 • Tour H. Stern, world famous for its beautiful
 of the border between Argentina and Brazil.                                                                       Early morning departure for an extraordinary trip
                                                                   gems and jewelry
                                                                                                                   crossing Argentina’s Lake District. From Puerto
                                                                 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Iguassu Falls
                                                                                                                   Panuello cross Lake Nahuel Huapi and continue
                                                                 • Tour of Argentine side of Iguazu Falls
                                                                                                                   to Peulla for overnight. (B,D)

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Day 8           Lake District/Puerto Varas
Continue your exploration of the Lake District
crossing Chile’s “Todos Los Antos,” one of the
most beautiful lakes in Chile. Arrive in Puerto
Varas. (B)
Day 9           Puerto Varas/Puerto Montt/
                Santiago
This morning tour the picturesque fisherman’s
wharf, the oyster hatcheries at Chinquihe
Beach, as well as a tour of Puerto
Montt/Puerto Varas. Puerto Montt is the gate-
way to Chile’s archipelago of beautiful islands.
Transfer to the airport for the flight to
Santiago. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. (B)
Day 10          Santiago
Santiago, founded in 1541, is a mixture between
the old and modern times. On today’s city tour
you drive past many famous monuments and
visit the Santa Lucía Hill to enjoy a panoramic
view of the city, the Main Square, the Cathedral,
the Government Palace and Horse Club.
Remainder of the day is at leisure. (B)
Day 11          Santiago/USA                            Lake Nahuel Huapi - Argentina
You will be assisted in the transfer to the airport
today for your flight to the USA and home. (B)
                                                           2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
Choice B:                                                         Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
Day 1     USA/Rio de Janeiro                             Santiago:                              Panamericana            Crowne         Plaza        Sheraton                      Radisson        Ritz Carlton
                                                                                                 Provedencia             Plaza    San Francisco
Evening departures via overnight jet flight to Rio
                                                         Bariloche:                               Edelweiss            Edelweiss  Panamericano Panamericano                    Panamericano Panamericano
de Janeiro, Brazil.
                                                         Buenos Aires:                         De Las Americas          Amerian Sheraton Libertador Sheraton                     Emperador     Alvear
Day 2           Rio de Janeiro                           Rio (Choice B):                            Luxor                Luxor       Everest/       Sheraton                      Pestana    Copacabana
                                                                                                 Continental            Regente     Rio Othon                                       Rio        Palace
Upon arrival at Rio’s international airport, Tourlite
                                                         Iguassu (Choice B):                                                  Bourbon                                          Tropical Das Cataratas
hosts will meet you and escort you to your
                                                         Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07        A           $2499                 $2559              $2649               $2669              $2689             $3579
hotel. (B)
                                                                                       B            3499                  3649               3799                3899               3949              5189
Day 3           Rio de Janeiro                           Dec 10 - 24, ‘07              A            2959                  2989               3079                3099               3139              3989
Afternoon visit to Sugar Loaf. A two-stage cable                                       B            3979                  4069               4199                4349               4369              5589
car brings you atop famous Sugar Loaf Mountain           Dec 25, 07 - Jan 13, ‘08      A            2699                  2779               2849                2879               2889              3789
where you will enjoy a unique postcard view of                                         B            3699                  3799               3959                4079               4089              5349
Guanabara Bay, Rio and Copacabana Beach. (B)             Jan 14 - Mar 31, ‘08          A            2569                  2599               2749                2789               2799              3599
                                                                                       B            3559                  3669               3879                3999               4039              5199
Day 4           Rio de Janeiro
                                                         Apr 01 - Jun 17, ‘08          A            2499                  2579               2699                2739               2769              3579
Day to further explore this fascinating city.
                                                                                       B            3539                  3649               3859                3969               3999              5179
Additional optional tours to consider are:
                                                         Jun 18 - Aug 15, ‘08          A            2879                  2939               3099                3079               3159              3779
Corcovado Mountain, Imperial Petropolis or a
full-day Tropical Island cruise. (B)                                                   B            3999                  4099               4359                4399               4479              5439
                                                         Aug 16 - Dec 09, ‘08          A            2539                  2559               2729                2759               2839              3569
Day 5           Rio de Janeiro/Iguassu Falls                                           B            3549                  3639               3899                3959               4069              5169
Transfer to the airport for your short flight to         Single Supplements:           A            1100                  1190               1300                1320               1430              2150
Iguassu. Here you will be met and escorted to                                          B            1650                  1750               1890                2020               2040              3130
your hotel in Iguassu (Brazilian side of the Falls).     US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
Afternoon free to stroll the Brazilian Side of           Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Chilean, Brazilian and Argentinane departure tax of approx. $95-$175, plus fuel surcharge
                                                         $170 subject to change.
Iguassu Falls, some of the most awesome                  Addt'l taxes to be paid locally Chilean tax $100, Argentinean $28. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
cataracts combine to create Iguassu’s 275 Falls.         Land Only Choice A Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $910, Dec 10-24 $1250, Dec 25-Jan 13+Jun 17-Aug 15 $1050 (USA/SCL/PMC-BRC/AEP-
                                                         EZE/USA)
Day 6           Iguazu Falls/Buenos Aires                Choice B Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $1250, Dec 10-24 $1600,Dec 25-Jan 13+Jun 17-Aug 15 $1400 (USA/GIG/IGU-IGR/AEP/BRC-
                                                         PMC/SCL/USA).
Morning tour the Argentine side of the Falls fol-        *New Year's and Carnival Holidays please see the opposite page for Rates.
lowed by transfer to the airport for your flight to      * Rates are not valid during Congresses, Special Events & Winner's Parade.
Buenos Aires. On arrival, Tourlite representatives
will meet and escort you to your hotel. (B)                                                                                                  New York (Choice A) . . . . . . add $85
                                                                                                                                             New York (Choice B) . . . . . . add $55
Day 7 to Day 15                                                                                                                              Los Angeles . . . . . . . . . . . . add $175
Same as Day 3 to Day 11 CHOICE A Itinerary.                                                                                                  Other U.S. City Add-ons, see page 66

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 Grand Tour of South America
   Choice A: 15 Days/13 Nights – Rio (3), Iguassu Falls (1), Buenos Aires (3), Santiago (2), Cuzco-Machu Picchu (3),
                                 Lima (1) - NEW!
   Choice B: 19 Days/17 Nights – Rio (3), Iguassu (1), Buenos Aires (3) Bariloche (2), Peulla (1), Puerto Varas (1), Santiago (2),
                                   Cuzco-Machu Picchu (3), Lima (1) - NEW!
    Lima            Machu Picchu              BRAZIL
                    Cuzco



                                                       Rio de Janeiro

                  CHILE
                                    Iguassu
                                      Falls

                            ARGENTINA
       Santiago             Buenos Aires



                      Bariloche                                                                                                                                    Machu Picchu
Puerto Montt       Peulla                                                       Included Highlights                        Choice A:
Puerto Varas
                                                                        Choice A:                                          Day 1 USA/Rio de Janeiro
                                                                        • Round trip air transportation from Miami         Evening departures via overnight jet flight to Rio
   Tourlite’s Grand Tour showcases the major
                                                                        • Air transportation Rio de Janeiro/Iguassu-       de Janeiro, Brazil.
   cities, archaeological sites and natural splen-                        Iguazu/Buenos Aires/Santiago/Lima/Cuzco/
   dors of South America. You’ll start your grand                         Lima                                             Day 2        Rio de Janeiro
                                                                        • All transfers and baggage handling at airports   Upon arrival at Rio’s international airport, Tourlite
   tour on the continent’s east coast, visiting Rio                                                                        hosts will meet you and escort you to your hotel.
                                                                          and hotels
   de Janeiro. This tropical paradise is truly one                      • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Rio de
   of the world’s most beautiful cities. Relax here,                                                                       Day 3        Rio de Janeiro
                                                                          Janeiro at your choice of hotel including
                                                                                                                           Afternoon visit to Sugar Loaf. A two-stage cable
   stroll the celebrated sands of Copacabana and                          Brazilian breakfast daily
                                                                                                                           car brings you atop famous Sugar Loaf
                                                                        • Half-day tour of Sugar Loaf Mountain
   Ipanema and marvel at how good life really is.                                                                          Mountain where you will enjoy a unique
                                                                        • Tour H. Stern, world famous for its beautiful
   Iguassu Falls, on the border of Argentina and                          gems and jewelry                                 postcard view of Guanabara Bay, Rio and
   Brazil, is one of the natural wonders of the                         • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Iguassu Falls     Copacabana Beach. (B)
   world, boasting falls higher than Niagara’s                          • Tour of Argentine side of Iguazu Falls           Day 4        Rio de Janeiro
   and more than two-and-a-half miles wide.                             • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Buenos          Day to further explore this fascinating city.
                                                                          Aires and 2 nights hotel accommodations in
   Buenos Aires, Argentina’s sophisticated capital                                                                         Additional optional tours to consider are:
                                                                          Santiago with buffet breakfast
   features wide boulevards, smart boutiques and                                                                           Corcovado Mountain, Imperial Petropolis or a full-
                                                                        • Half-day city tours of Buenos Aires and
                                                                          Santiago                                         day Tropical Island cruise. (B)
   intimate cafes while Santiago, the charming
   capital of Chile is situated between the snow-                       • 1 Night hotel accommodations in Lima             Day 5        Rio de Janeiro/Iguassu Falls
                                                                         including buffet breakfast daily                  Transfer to the airport for your short flight to
   clad Andes and the Pacific and enjoys a won-                         • Half-day city tour of Lima
                                                                                                                           Iguassu. Here you will be met and escorted to
   derful, temperate climate. Peru anchors our                          • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Cuzco
                                                                                                                           your hotel in Iguassu (Brazilian side of the Falls).
   Grand Tour with Lima, Peru’s beautiful capi-                           including buffet breakfast daily
                                                                                                                           Afternoon free to stroll the Brazilian Side of
                                                                        • Full-day excursion to Pisac Market and
   tal, the archaeological marvels of Cuzco and                           Ollantaytambo with lunch                         Iguassu Falls, some of the most awesome
   the mystery of Machu Picchu, “Lost City of the                       • Full-day excursion to Machu Picchu with          cataracts combine to create Iguassu’s 275 Falls.
   Incas”.                                                                lunch via Vistadome Train                        Day 6        Iguazu Falls/Buenos Aires
                                                                        • Tourlite International document                  Morning tour the Argentine side of the Falls
   Enhance this magical tour with Choice B and                            wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
                                                                                                                           followed by transfer to the airport for your flight
   the crossing of the lake district between Chile                      • Services of local tour guides
                                                                                                                           to Buenos Aires. On arrival, Tourlite
                                                                        • Hotel service charges and taxes
   and Argentina.                                                                                                          representatives will meet and escort you to your
                                                                        Choice B: All services of CHOICE A plus
                                                                                                                           hotel. (B)
                                                                        • Air transportation Buenos Aires/Bariloche
                                                                          and Puerto Montt/Santiago                        Day 7        Buenos Aires
                                                                        • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Bariloche       Morning city tour. You will visit the Plaza de
                                                                          with breakfast daily                             Mayo, drive down the Avenue of 9 de Julio, one
                                                                        • Half-day tour of Bariloche                       of the widest avenues in the world and much
                                                                        • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Peulla with
                                                                                                                           more. (B)
                                                                          continental breakfast and dinner
                                                                        • Sightseeing and lake crossing per itinerary      Day 8        Buenos Aires
                                                                        •1 Night hotel accommodations in Puerto            A day to explore this beautiful city on your own.
                                                                         Varas with buffet breakfast                       Highly recommended is the optional full-day
                                                                        • Half-day tour of Puerto Montt/Puerto Varas       Fiesta Gaucho Tour, a visit to a Gaucho Ranch
                                                                                                                           including lunch. (B)
   Luck Bands
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                                                          Day 15 Lima/USA                                                                      Early morning departure for an extraordinary trip
                                                          Transfer to the airport for your flight the USA                                      crossing Argentina’s Lake District. From Puerto
                                                          and home. (B)                                                                        Panuello cross Lake Nahuel Huapi and continue
                                                                                                                                               to Peulla for overnight. (B,D)
                                                          Choice B:
                                                          Day 1 to Day 8                                                                       Day 12             Lake District/Puerto Varas
                                                          Same as CHOICE A Itinerary.                                                          Continue your exploration of the Lake District
                                                                                                                                               crossing Chile’s “Todos Los Antos,” one of the
                                                          Day 9             Buenos Aires/Bariloche                                             most beautiful lakes in Chile. Arrive in Puerto
                                                          Transfer to the airport for your flight to                                           Varas. (B)
                                                          Bariloche, gateway to the Lake District. (B)
                                                                                                                                               Day 13             Puerto Varas/Puerto Montt/
                                                          Day 10            Bariloche                                                                             Santiago
                                                          Explore the scenic lakes and countryside of this                                     This morning tour the picturesque fisherman’s
                                                          magnificent area today. Your sightseeing tour                                        wharf, the oyster hatcheries at Chinquihe
                                                          visits the town of Bariloche, the Llao Llao                                          Beach, as well as a tour of Puerto Montt/Puerto
                                                          Peninsula, beautiful Lopez Bay with views of the                                     Varas. Puerto Montt is the gateway to Chile’s
                                                          Cathedral, Lopez and Otto mountains. A visit to                                      archipelago of beautiful islands. Transfer to the
                                                          Cerro Campanerio with chairlift gives you a                                          airport for the flight to Santiago. On arrival,
Rio – Corcovado                                           spectacular, panoramic view of the area. (B)                                         transfer to your hotel. (B)
Day 9        Buenos Aires / Santiago                      Day 11            Bariloche/Peulla                                                   Day 14 to Day 19 - same as Day 10 to
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Santiago,                                                                                           Day 15 of Choice A Itinerary.
Chile. On arrival your Tourlite representatives
will meet and escort you to your hotel. (B)                  2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
                                                                      Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
Day 10       Santiago
                                                           Lima:                                Casa Andina         Jose Antonio           Sheraton/              Sofitel Royal            Swissotel          Country Club
Santiago, founded in 1541, is a mixture between                                                                                           Crowne Plaza                Park                                        Lima
the old and modern times. On today’s city tour you         Cuzco:                               Casa Andina         Jose Antonio             Novotel               Libertador             Monasterio           Monasterio
drive past many famous monuments and visit the             Santiago:                           Panamericana           Radisson              Radisson                  Plaza                Sheraton            Ritz Carlton
Santa Lucía Hill to enjoy a panoramic view of the                                               Provedencia                                                      San Francisco
city, the Main Square, the Cathedral, the                  Bariloche:                            Edelweiss            Edelweiss  Panamericano                    Panamericano           Panamericano         Panamericano
Government Palace and Horse Club. (B)                      Buenos Aires:                      De Las Americas          Amerian Sheraton Libertador                 Emperador              Sheraton               Alvear
                                                           Rio:                                    Luxor                Luxor       Everest/                        Excelsior             Sheraton            Copacabana
Day 11       Santiago/Lima/Cuzco                                                                Continental            Regente     Rio Othon                                                                     Palace
This morning, transfer to the airport for the flight to    Iguassu:                                                          Bourbon                                                    Tr o p i c a l D a s C a t a r a t a s
Cuzco (connection in Lima), one-time capital city of       Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07   A              $3399                 $3539                $3769                    $3999                $4059                 $5669
the Inca Empire. On arrival, transfer to your hotel                                 B               4499                  4699                 4949                     5099                 5179                  6869
and take some time to acclimate yourself to the            Dec 10 - 24, ‘07         A               3769                  3889                 4099                     4339                 4389                  5989
11,000 foot altitude. This afternoon is at leisure or                               B               4989                  5149                 5369                     5499                 5659                  7289
take an optional tour Cuzco. (B)                           Dec 25, 07 - Jan 13, ‘08 A               3599                  3729                 3959                     4169                 4249                  5879
                                                                                    B               4699                  4889                 5089                     5279                 5389                  6989
Day 12       Cuzco/Pisac/Ollantaytambo
                                                           Jan 14 - Mar 31, ‘08     A               3449                  3579                 3849                     4089                 4159                  5649
Today’s highlights include a visit to the famous
Pisac Market and to Ollantaytambo, the oldest                                       B               4559                  4699                 4989                     5189                 5289                  6859
continuously-occupied settlement in the                    Apr 01 - Jun 17, ‘08     A               3429                  3559                 3789                     4089                 4099                  5629
Americas. (B,L)                                                                     B               4499                  4669                 4939                     5139                 5249                  6799
                                                           Jun 18 - Aug 15, ‘08     A               3659                  3779                 3999                     4219                 4239                  5599
Day 13       Cuzco/Machu Picchu                                                     B               4999                  5189                 5479                     5649                 5699                  7079
Depart this morning via alpine train for the full-day      Aug 16 - Dec 09, ‘08     A               3409                  3529                 3769                     4099                 4059                  5589
excursion to Machu Picchu, “the lost city of the                                    B               4489                  4649                 4949                     5149                 5199                  6769
Incas”. Truly one of the wonders of the world,             Single Supplements: A                    1230                  1340                 1590                     1790                 1870                  3360
this site was only discovered in 1911. This                                         B               1880                  2040                 2280                     2380                 2540                  4070
selfcontained city consists of over 200 buildings          US Citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
and is practically inaccessible and unnoticeable           Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Peruvian, Chilean, Brazilian and Argentinean departure tax of approx. $165, plus fuel surcharge $170
from the valley below. (B,L)                               subject to change.
                                                           Addt'l taxes to be paid locally Peruvian tax, $28 Chilean tax $100, Argentinean tax $20. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $25 weekend surcharge.
Day 14       Cuzco/Lima                                    Land Only Choice A Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $1300, Dec 10-24 $1500, Dec 25-Jan 13+Jun 17-Aug 15 $1400 (USA/GIG/IGU-IGR/AEP-
                                                           EZE/SCL/LIM/CUZ/LIM/USA)
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Lima            Choice B Deduct: Jan 14-Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $1400, Dec 10-24 $1800, Dec 25-Jan 13+Jun 17-Aug 15 $1600 (USA/GIG/IGU-IGR/AEP/BRC-
where Tourlite representatives will meet                   PMC/SCL/LIM/CUZ/LIM//USA).
and transfer you to your hotel. This afternoon,            *New Year's and Carnival Holidays please see the opposite page for Rates.
                                                           * Rates are not valid during Congresses, Special Events & Winner's Parade.
visit the Huaca Pucllana archeological center and          Sequence of itinerary may vary.
Plaza Mayor, surrounded by the Government                  Lake Crossing not available for Departures Dec 17 & 24.
                                                                                                                                                    New York (Choice A) . . . . . add $125
Palace, City Hall, Cathedral and the Archbishop's                                                                                                   New York (Choice B) . . . . . . add $85
Palace. Continue to the San Francisco                                                                                                               Los Angeles (Choice A) . . . add $225
Monastery and drive through the residential                                                                                                         Los Angeles (Choice B) . . . add $230
districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. (B)                                                                                                          Other U.S. City Add-ons, see page 66
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  Chile’s Patagonia
  9 Days/7 Nights: Santiago (3), Puerto Natales (1) Torres del Paine (2), Punta Arenas (1) - NEW!
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                                                                                                                                    ful landscape bays and fjords toward the
                                                                                                                                    Pecket mine, an important open-pit coal miner-
                     ARGENTINA                                                                                                      al deposit. Finally, the tour arrives at the nest
                                                                                                                                    site of the Magellan Penguins. Continue to
          Santiago                                                                                                                  Puerto Natales for overnight with a stop of
                                                                                                                                    lunch en route. (B, L)
             CHILE                                                                                                                  Day 6             Puerto Natales/
                                                                                                                                                      Torres del Paine
                                                                                                                                    Depart Puerto Natales for a full day excursion to
                                                                                                                                    Torres del Paine National Park. En route, visit the
                                                                                                                                    Milodon Cave. Declared a Biosphere Reserve by
 Torres del Paine                                       Torres del Paine National Park                                              UNESCO in 1978, Torres del Paine National Park,
Puerto Natales                                                                                                                      is one of the most beautiful, unspoiled and
 Punta Arenas
                                                        Day 1           USA/Santiago                                                remote places of the planet. The attractions
                                                        Depart via overnight flight to Santiago, Chile.                             include the Grande Fall, Nordenkjöld lake, Lake
                                                        Day 2           Santiago                                                    Pehoe, view of the Cuernos del Paine, Salto
                                                        Upon arrival at Santiago’s international airport,                           Chico, Torres del Paine, Grey Glacier and Lake
  The snow-clad Andes are a dramatic backdrop                                                                                       Grey where you will enjoy a picnic lunch. (B,L)
                                                        Tourlite hosts will meet you and escort you to
  for Chile’s charming capital, Santiago. A short       your hotel.                                                                 Day 7             Torres del Paine
  drive into the wine valleys will give you a taste                                                                                 Morning half day excursion to the Blue Lagoon
                                                        Day 3           Santiago
  of the world famous Then on to Chile's                Santiago, founded in 1541, is a mixture                                     where you have the opportunity to observe
  Patagonia to see the magnificent peaks of the         between the old and modern times. On today’s                                flora and the fauna and the towers of the Torres
  Torres del Paine National Park, designated a          city tour you drive past many famous monu-                                  del Paine National Park. This afternoon is at
                                                                                                                                    leisure for optional activities such as hiking or
  UNESCO World Heratige Site. Then on to the            ments and visit the Santa Lucía Hill to enjoy a
                                                        panoramic view of the city, the Main Square,                                horseback riding. (B)
  Chilean Patagonia where the serenity of this
  enchanting scene is only occasionally disturbed       the Cathedral, the Government Palace and                                    Day 8             Torres del Paine/
                                                        Horse Club. (B)                                                                               Puerto Natales/Punta Arenas
  by the cracking of ice loosening from the glacier
                                                        Day 4           Santiago                                                    This morning you will be transferred to the
  and breaking into the icebergs and packs.                                                                                         Puerto Natales bus station for your local bus to
                                                        Today's full-day tour takes you through some of
                                                        Chile's world famous vineyards. Stop at several                             Punta Arenas. Upon arrival in Punta Arenas you
               Included Highlights                      wineries for tastings and enjoy the beautiful                               will be transferred to your hotel. (B)
                                                        scenery. Lunch included. (B,L)                                              Day 9             Punta Arenas/Santiago/USA
    • Round trip air transportation from Miami
    • Roundtrip air transportation from Santiago to     Day 5           Santiago/Punta Arenas/                                      This morning's city tour of Punta Arenas will
      Punta Arenas                                                      Puerto Natales                                              include a panoramic view of the city and the
    • One Way Local bus transportation Puerto           Transfer to the Santiago airport for your flight                            Strait of Magellan, a visit to the Salesian
      Natales to Punta Arenas                           south to Punta Arenas. Upon arrival, Tourlite                               Museum, housing a magnificent collection of the
    • All transfers and baggage handling                representatives will meet and you will begin                                regional flora and fauna, exclusive relics of handi-
    • Buffet breakfast daily                            your excursion northward on the Brunswick                                   craft and folklore of the native Indian tribes. Later,
    • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Santiago         Peninsula along the Strait of Magellan.                                     transfer to the airport for your flight to Santiago
    • Half-day city tour of Santiago                    Continue to Otway Sound, unfolding a beauti-                                and connection to the USA and home. (B)
    • Full-day winery tour with lunch
    • 1 night hotel accommodations at the                  2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
      Costaustralis hotel in Puerto Natales                    Tours are air-Inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
    • Tour of Penguin Colony at Otway Sound and          Santiago:                  Panamericana    Sheraton       Radisson   Plaza San Francisco/   Ritz
      lunch en route to Puerto Natales                                               Provedencia                                 Crowne Plaza      Carlton
                                                         Oct. 01 - Dec. 09, ‘07        $3089         $3189          $3239            $3339         $3369
    • 2 nights hotel accommodations at the
      Hosteria Las Torres in Torres del Paine            Dec 10 - 24, ‘07                3619         3719           3759             3869          3899
                                                         Dec 25 - 30, ‘07                3429         3529           3569             3679          3699
    • Full day tour of Torres del Paine National Park
      including lunch                                    Dec. 31, ‘07 - April 30, ‘08 3089            3189           3239             3339          3369
                                                         May 01 - June 17, ‘08           2739         2839           2889             2839          3019
    • Half day tour to the Blue Lagoon
                                                         Jun 18 - Aug 15, ‘08            3079         3169           3219             3169          3359
    • 1 night of hotel accommodations at the Cabo
                                                         Aug 16 - Sep 30, ‘08            2739         2839           2889             2839          3019
      do Hornos Hotel in Punta Arenas
                                                         Single Supplements:             1390         1450           1530             1560          1610
    • Half day tour of Punta Arenas                      Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Chilean tax $105, plus fuel surcharge $170 subject to change.
    • Tourlite International document                    Addt'l taxes to be paid locally Chilean tax $100. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
                                                         Land Only Deduct: Jan 01-Dec 09 $1080, Dec 10-24 $1550, Dec 25-30 $1390 (USA/SCL/PUQ/SCL/USA).
      wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet       Sequence of itinerary may vary.
    • Service of local tour guides                                                                                                                               New York . . . deduct $25
    • Hotel service charges and taxes                                                                                                                            Los Angeles . . . . add $75
                                                                                                                                                                      Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                                    Add-ons, see page 66
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  Patagonian Explorer
  16 days/14 nights: Buenos Aires (3), Ushuaia (1), M/V Mare Australis Cruise (3), Punta Arenas (1), Torres del Paine (4), Santiago (2)
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                 CHILE                                  Day 1                 USA/Buenos Aires                                            Day 9                   Magdalena Island/
                                                        Depart for Buenos Aires via overnight flight.                                                             Punta Arenas
                                                        Day 2                 Buenos Aires                                                Early morning visit Magdalena Island to view a
                           ARGENTINA                                                                                                      colony of 120,000 penguins. Continue to Punta
                                                        Morning arrival where local hosts will warmly
          Santiago                                      welcome you and transfer you to your hotel.                                       Arenas for disembarkation and transfer to your
                          Buenos Aires
                                                                                                                                          hotel. (B)
                                                        Day 3                 Buenos Aires
                                                        Morning city tour includes visits to San Telmo,                                   Day 10                   Punta Arenas / Torres
                                                        where the Tango was born, the Plaza de Mayo,                                                               del Paine
                                                        the “Casa Rosada” Government House and the                                        This morning you will have a 1/2 day city tour
                                                        famous Colon Opera House. Drive along Avenida                                     of this scenic city before transferring to Torres
                                                        9 Julio the widest avenue in the world. (B)                                       del Paine for overnight. (B)

     Torres                                             Day 4                 Buenos Aires                                                Days 11-13 Torres del Paine
     del Paine                                          Free day to enjoy the city, do some shopping or                                   For 3 days you will be able to trek, horseback
 Punta Arenas                                           relax at a sidewalk café. (B)                                                     ride and explore this magnificent region. Each
Straits of Magellan                                                                                                                       day offers a choice of optional excursions for you
                           Ushuaia                      Day 5                 Buenos Aires/Ushuaia                                        to choose from ranging from easy to strenuous.
                         Cape Horn                      Morning transfer to the airport for your flight                                   Guides will explain the flora and fauna of the
                                                        to Ushuaia. You will be met and transferred to                                    region as you explore. (B)
                 Included Highlights                    your hotel. (B)
                                                                                                                                          Day 14                  Torres del Paine/
   • Round trip air transportation from Miami           Day 6                 Ushuaia/Cruise/Straights                                                            Punta Arenas/Santiago
   • Air transportation between Buenos                                        of Magellan                                                 Transfer from Torres del Paine to Punta Arenas
     Aires/Ushuaia and Punta Arenas/Santiago            This morning you will embark on a 1/2 day tour of                                 airport for your flight to Santiago. You will be met
   • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Buenos            Argentina’s southernmost city. In the later after-                                and transferred to your hotel. (B)
     Aires                                              noon transfer to M.V. Mare Australis for check in
                                                        with an evening embarkation for your exciting                                     Day 15                  Santiago
   • 1/2 day city tour of Buenos Aires
                                                        passage through the Straights of Magellan. (B,D)                                  Santiago, founded in 1541, is a mixture between
   • 1 Night hotel accommodations in Ushuaia
                                                                                                                                          the old and modern times. On today’s city tour
   • 1/2 day tour of Ushuaia                            Days 7 & 8 Cape Horn/Wulaia Bay/                                                  you drive past many famous monuments and
   • 3 Night cruise on board the M/V Mare                          Gunter Plushow Glacier                                                 visit the Santa Lucía Hill to enjoy a panoramic
     Australis including full board                     Your 3-day cruise passes through one of the                                       view of the city, the Main Square, the Cathedral,
   • Visit glaciers, fjords and channels and all        most scenic and fascinating places on earth.
                                                                                                                                          the Government Palace and Horse Club.
     activities per itinerary                           During your trip you will thrill to spectacular
                                                                                                                                          Remainder of the day is at leisure. (B)
   • Farewell dinner on board                           mountains, glaciers and wildlife as you cruise
   • 1 Night hotel in Punta Arenas at Cabo do           through the Beagle and Murray Channel. Stops                                      Day 16                  Santiago/USA
     Hornos Hotel                                       include Cape Horn National Park, Wulaia Bay,                                      In the late afternoon you will be transferred to the
   • 1/2 day tour of Punta Arenas                       Gunter Plushow Glacier. (B,L,D)                                                   airport for your flight back to the USA and home. (B)
   • 4 Nights accommodations in the Torres del
     Paine National Park at Hosteria las Torres
     including breakfast                                                   2006/2007 Dates & Rates (Friday Departures)
   • 2 Nights hotel of your choice in Santiago                 Tours are air-Inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy..
   • Half day city tour of Santiago                      Buenos Aires:            De Las Americas         Amerian           Sheraton              Alvear
   • All airport/hotel transfers. Transfers via regu-    Ushuaia:                    Tolkeyen            Tolkeyen           Las Hayas           Las Hayas
     lar bus service when staying at the Hosteria        Punta Arenas:            Cabo De Hornos      Cabo De Hornos     Cabo De Hornos      Cabo De Hornos
     las Torres                                          Torres del Paine:      Hosteria Las Torres Hosteria Las Torres Hosteria Las Torres Hosteria Las Torres
   • Breakfast daily at all hotels                       Santiago:                 Panamericana     Plaza San Francisco     Sheraton           Ritz Carlton
   • Tourlite International document                                                Provedencia
     wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet        Sep 28 - Oct 26, ‘07         $4669                $4729              $4969               $5759
   • Services of local English speaking tour guides      Nov 02 - Dec 07, ‘07          4969                 5049                5259                6059
                                                         Dec 14 - Dec 21, ‘07          5399                 5479                5579                6489
   • Hotel taxes and service charges
                                                         Dec 28, ‘07                   5169                 5249                5359                6269
     throughout itineraries                              Jan 04 - Mar 07, ‘08          4969                 5049                5149                5849
                                                         Mar 14 - Apr 18, ‘08          4849                 5029                5129                5739
                                                         Sep 26 - Oct 24, ‘08          4869                 5039                5149                5779
                                                         Oct 31 - Dec 05, ‘08          5369                 5529                5689                6469
                                                         Single Supplement             3240                 3310                3400                4270
                                                         Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Chilean and Argentinean tax $118, plus fuel surcharge $170 subject to change.
                                                         Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
                                                         Addt'l taxes to be paid locally Chilean tax $100.
                                                         Land Only Deduct: Jan 01-Jun 17 & Aug 16-Dec 09 $1050, Jun 18-Aug 15 & Dec 25-30 $1200, Dec 10-24 $1400 (USA/SCL/PUQ/SCL/USA).
                                                         Mare Australis: Cruise Accommodations based on Category B outside cabin, Upgrades available please inquire.
                                                         Special deposit and cancellation charges apply.
                                                         Sequence of itinerary may vary.
                                                                                                                                                                    New York . . . deduct $85
                                                                                                                                                                    Los Angeles . . . add $125
                                                                                                                                                                         Other U.S. City
  M/V Mare Australis                                                                                                                                                   Add-ons, see page 66
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Peruvian Explorer
Choice A: 8 Days/6 Nights – Lima (2), Cuzco (3), Machu Picchu (1)
Choice B: 10 Days/8 Nights – Lima (2), Cuzco (3), Machu Picchu (1), Amazon Jungle (2)
                                                     Choice A:
                                                     Day 1           USA/Lima
       PERU                                          Depart the USA via overnight flight en route to
                                                     Lima, Peru.
                     Amazon Jungle
        Puerto Maldonado
                                                     Day 2           Lima
     Lima               Machu Picchu                 Morning arrival. Tourlite representatives will meet
                       Cuzco
                                                     and transfer you to your hotel. This afternoon, visit
                                                     the Huaca Pucllana archeological center and Plaza
                                                     Mayor, surrounded by the Government Palace,
                                                     City Hall, Cathedral and the Archbishop's Palace.
                                                     Continue to the San Francisco Monastery and
Tourlite takes pleasure in introducing you to        drive through the residential districts of Miraflores
                                                     and San Isidro.
the best of Peru! Your visit starts in Lima,
                                                                                                             Peruvian Amazon
“City of Kings” and capital of Peru. Founded         Day 3           Lima/Cuzco
                                                     This morning, transfer to the airport for the short     Truly one of the wonders of the world, Machu
by Francisco Pizzaro, Lima was the colonial
                                                     flight to Cuzco, one-time capital city of the Inca      Picchu was only discovered in 1911. This self-
capital of Spanish America. Then on to fasci-        Empire. On arrival, transfer to your hotel and          contained city consists of over 200 buildings
nating Cuzco, one time center of the Incan           take some time to acclimate yourself to the             and is practically inaccessible and unnoticeable
empire and an area rich in archeological             11,000 foot altitude. This afternoon, tour Cuzco        from the valley below. Overnight at the base of
                                                     and the imposing Inca ruins. (B)                        Machu Picchu. (B,L)
treasures. A highlight of your visit is the excur-
sion to Machu Picchu, the mysterious “Lost           Day 4           Cuzco/Pisac/Ollantaytambo               Day 6          Machu Picchu/Cuzco
                                                     Today's highlights include a visit to the famous        Free morning available for further exploring
City of the Incas”. Choice “B” offers you the        Pisac Market and to Ollantaytambo, the oldest           the magnificent site of Machu Picchu.This
opportunity to explore the Amazon where              continuously-occupied settlement in the                 afternoon return by train to Cuzco. (B)
expert guides introduce you to the ecological        Americas. Archaeologists believe construction
                                                                                                             Day 7          Cuzco/Lima
                                                     here was cut short by the arrival of the
wonders of this incredible region.                                                                           This morning, transfer to the airport for the
                                                     Spaniards. (B,L)
                                                                                                             flight to Lima. On arrival, transfer to your hotel.
          Included Highlights                        Day 5           Cuzco/Machu Picchu                      This afternoon, visit the Gold Museum display-
                                                     Depart this morning for the full-day excursion          ing a dazzling array of gold, silver and copper
 • Round trip air transportation Miami/Lima          to Machu Picchu, “the lost city of the Incas”.          works from Peru’s many civilizations. (B)
 • Round trip air transportation Lima/Cuzco
 • Round trip airport/hotel transfers with
   baggage handling
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Lima with
   buffet breakfast daily plus early check-in on
   arrival day.
 • Half-day city tour of Lima
 • Half-day tour of the Gold Museum in Lima
   (only on Choice A)
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations of your
   choice in Cuzco with buffet breakfast daily
 • Half-day city tour of Cuzco
 • Full-day excursion to Pisac Market and
   Ollantaytambo with lunch
 • Roundtrip Vistadome Train Cuzco / Machu
   Picchu
 • Guided tour of Machu Picchu with lunch plus
   2nd entrance
 • 1 Night hotel accommodations of your choice
   in Aguas Calientes(Machu Picchu) with
   breakfast 1 dinner at Machu Picchu Pueblo
 • Tourlite International document
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
 • The services of local tour guides
 • Hotel service charges and taxes.
 Choice B:
 All services of CHOICE A plus
 • Air transportation Cuzco/Puerto Maldonado/Lima
 • 2 Nights accommodations at the an Amazon
   Lodge including all meals and sightseeing
                                                     Machu Picchu
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Day 8           Lima/USA                                    Hiram Bingham Luxury Train
Today you will be transferred to the airport for
your flight to the USA and home. (B)
                                                                 to Machu Picchu
Choice B:
Day 1 to Day 6
Same as Choice A Itinerary.
Day 7           Cuzco/Puerto Maldonado
                (Amazon Jungle)
This morning, transfer to the airport for the flight
to Puerto Maldonado. Upon arrival in Puerto
Maldonado transfer to the Madre de Dios
river pier. Board your motor boat for the 45
minute trip to your Amazon Jungle Lodge. The                Upgrade your 1 day tour to Machu Picchu to include roundtrip train
lodges are built entirely by the native Indian              transportation from Cusco to Machu Picchu on the Hiram Bingham.
                                                            This new train consists of 4 cars - 2 dining cars, a bar car and a
tribes. After lunch at the lodge, begin your                kitchen car. The Hiram Bingham gives a more leisurely start to the
explorations of the Amazon as your local                    day than traditional departures. Brunch is served on board and
guides take you walking through the virgin rain             guides are present to explain points of interest on route, as well as
forest around the lodge. Dinner and overnight               in the Ruins at Machu Picchu on arrival at the ancient citadel.

at the Amazon Lodge. (B,L,D)                                An afternoon tea is served in the Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge
                                                            located just steps from the entrance to the Ruins, and once back on
Day 8           Amazon                                      board for the 6:30pm departure, pre-dinner cocktails are served,
Guided Amazonian explorations. Your local guide             accompanied by live entertainment followed by a 4 course, a la
                                                            carte dinner.
will escort you for a full day of discovery and
adventure including boat rides on the river and to          Additional cost per person: $450              (including B, L, D)                Lima – Plaza de Armas
the Rolin Island (Monkey Island), where six different
species of monkeys can be seen. Dinner and                    2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
overnight at the Amazon Jungle Lodge. (B,L,D)                        Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
                                                           Lima:                               Casa Andina  Jose Antonio Sheraton/ Casa Andia PC             Sofitel Royal Swissotel     Country Club
Day 9           Puerto Maldonado/Lima                                                                                   Crowne Plaza                             Park                   (Master Suite)
This morning, transfer to the airport for the flight to    Machu Picchu:                       Machu Picchu   Hatuchay     Sumaq      Sumaq                  Machu Picchu Machu Picchu Machu Picchu
Lima. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. Balance of the                                           Inn         Tower                                            Pueblo      Pueblo         Pueblo
day is at leisure. Overnight in Lima. (B)                  Cuzco:                              Casa Andina Jose Antonio Novotel Casa Andia PC                 Libertador   Monasterio    Monasterio
                                                                                                                                                                                       (Deluxe Room)
Day 10          Lima/USA                                   Amazon:                             Corto Maltés        Eco           Reserva          Reserva       Reserva     Reserva        Reserva
                                                                                                                 Amazonia       Amazónica        Amazónica    Amazónica    Amazónica      Amazónica
Today, transfer to the airport for the flight to the
                                                           Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07          A        $1829           $1,869            $2,159       $2,289       $2,399        $2,829         $2,859
USA and home. (B)
                                                                                         B         2199            2119              2849         2989         2999          3499           3549
                                                           Dec 10 - 24, ‘07              A         2099            2139              2429         2549         2669          3099           3129
                                                                                         B         2449            2369              3099         3229         3239          3749           3799
                                                           Dec 25,’ 07 - Jan 13,’ 08     A         1939            1989              2279         2399         2529          2939           2979
                                                                                         B         2299            2219              2949         3079         3089          3599           3649
                                                           Jan 14 - Jun 17,’ 08          A         1869            1899              2189         2319         2429          2849           2879
                                                                                         B         2219            2129              2859         2989         2999          3499           3549
                                                           Jun 18 - Aug 15, ‘08          A         1939            1989              2279         2399         2529          2939           2979
                                                                                         B         2299            2219              2949         3079         3089          3599           3649
                                                           Aug 16 - Dec 09, ‘08          A         1849            1899              2189         2319         2429          2849           2879
                                                                                         B         2199            2129              2859         2989         2999          3499           3549
                                                           Single Supplements:           A          400              350               570          610          770         1200           1230
                                                                                         B          380              400               710          870          940         1350           1370
                                                           Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Peruvian departure tax of approx. $95, plus fuel surcharge $170 subject to
                                                           change.
                                                           Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
                                                           Addt'l taxes to be paid locally, Peruvian tax $43.
                                                           Land Only Choice A Deduct: Dec 31 - Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $620 Dec 10-24 $850, Dec 25-Dec 30+ Jun 18-Aug 15 $730 (USA/LIM/CUZ/USA)
                                                           Choice B Deduct: Dec 31- Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $730 Dec 10-24 $910, Dec 25-Dec 30+Jun 18-Aug 15 $810 (USA/LIM/CUZ/PEM/USA)
                                                           Sequence of itinerary may vary.




                                                                                                                                                             New York . . . . . add $200
                                                                                                                                                             Los Angeles . . . add $100
                                                                                                                                                                  Other U.S. City
Amazon Lodge                                                                                                                                                    Add-ons, see page 66
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Peruvian Antiquities
 9 Days/7 Nights: Lima (3), Ica-Nazca (1), Cuzco-Machu Picchu (2), Sacred Valley (1)
                                                                                                                                             $2199
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                                                                                                                                                                                      INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                        AIRFARE




                                                     Day 1       USA/Lima                                    lunch in the countryside and continue to the
                                                     Depart the USA via overnight flight en route to         famous Pisac Market. This evening, overnight in
                                                     LIma, Peru.                                             the Sacred Valley. (B,L)
              PERU                                   Day 2       Lima                                        Day 6               Sacred Valley/Machu Picchu/
                                                     Morning arrival. Tourlite representatives will                              Cuzco
                                                     meet and transfer you to your hotel. This               Depart this morning for the full-day excursion to
            Lima               Machu Picchu          afternoon, visit the Huaca Pucllana                     Machu Picchu, “the lost city of the Incas”. Truly
                              Yucay
            Paracas
                                                     archeological center and Plaza Mayor,                   one of the wonders of the world, Machu Picchu
                      Ica     Cuzco
 Ballestas Islands        Nazca                      surrounded by the Government Palace, City               was only discovered in 1911. This self-contained
                                                     Hall, Cathedral and the Archbishop's Palace.            city consists of over 200 buildings and is practi-
                                                     Continue to the San Francisco Monastery and             cally inaccessible and unnoticeable from the val-
                                                     drive through the residential districts of              ley below. Lunch at the Machu Picchu
The ancient land known as Peru is a country
                                                     Miraflores and San Isidro.                              Sanctuary Lodge. Overnight in Cuzco. (B,L)
steeped in history and tradition. Its capital city
Lima, founded by Francisco Pizarro, is known         Day 3       Lima/Ica/Nazca                              Day 7               Cuzco
                                                     This morning transfer to the bus station and            Explore this magical city and one-time capital
as the “City of Kings”. Cuzco was the center of
                                                     board the air-conditioned Royal Class coach             city of the Inca Empire on a tour of Cuzco and
the Incan Empire and is rich in archeological        which will transport you to the town of Ica where       the imposing Inca ruins. (B)
sites of world renown. A highlight of your trip      comfortable overnight accommodations await
                                                                                                             Day 8               Cuzco/Lima
is a visit to Machu Picchu, “Lost City of the        you. Today’s overflight of the Nazca markings will
                                                                                                             This morning, transfer to the airport for the
Incas” which is built on a mountain top and          provide an unforgettable experience as you too
                                                                                                             flight to Lima. On arrival, transfer to your hotel.
comprised of over 200 buildings. And, ponder         ponder the mystery of how and by whom these
                                                                                                             This afternoon, visit the Gold Museum displaying
                                                     giant geometrical shapes were created. (B)
if you will, the mystery of the ancient Nazca                                                                a dazzling array of gold, silver and copper works
markings, giant geometrical designs only visi-       Day 4       Ica/Paracas/Lima                            from Peru’s many civilizations. (B)
                                                     Early transfer to Paracas bay to begin your 2 hour
ble by overflight. Built by whom, how, and for                                                               Day 9               Lima/USA
                                                     boat ride to visit the Ballestas Islands situated off
what purpose? Your guess is as good as ours.                                                                 Today you will be transferred to the airport for
                                                     the coast of the Paracas Reserve, Peru’s largest
                                                                                                             your flight to the USA and home. (B)
                                                     coastal wildlife sanctuary. These two beautiful
            Included Highlights                      islands are home to thousands of resident migra-
                                                     tory sea birds. These include pelicans, boobies,
 • Round trip air transportation Miami/Lima          cormorants, gulls among others, who share their
 • Round trip air transportation Lima/Cuzco          habitat with colonies of sea lions. En route you
 • Round trip airport/hotel transfers with           will also see one of the mysteriously drawings
   baggage handling                                                                                                                           New York . . . . . add $200
                                                     etched on the desert face, the Candlestick.                                              Los Angeles . . . add $100
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Lima with        Return to Lima for overnight. (B)                                                             Other U.S. City
   buffet breakfast daily plus early check-in on                                                                                                 Add-ons, see page 66
   arrival day.                                      Day 5       Lima/Cuzco/ Ollantaytambo/                  Nazca Lines
 • Half-day city tour of Lima                                    Pisac/Sacred Valley
 • Half-day tour of the Gold Museum in Lima          This morning, transfer to the airport for the short      2007/2008 Dates & Rates
 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Ica with           flight to Cuzco. Proceed to Ollantaytambo, the old-        (Weekly Departures Thu., Fri. & Sat.)
   continental breakfast                             est continuously-occupied settlement in the              Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices
                                                                                                                based on per person double occupancy.
 • Round trip air-conditioned Royal Class            Americas. Nestled in the Sacred Valley of the
   motorcoach service Lima/Ica                       Incas, these splendid ruins are representative of        Lima:                       Jose Antonio               Sheraton/Crowne Plaza
 • Overflight of the Nazca Lines                     the fine skills of these ancient artisans. Enjoy         Ica:                         Las Dunas                      Las Dunas
 • Boat Excursion to the Ballestas Islands,                                                                   Urubamba Valley:           Posada del Inca                  Sol Y Luna
   Paracas Reserve                                                                                            Cuzco:                      Jose Antonio                    Libertador
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Cuzco                                                                     Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07               $2199                         $2339
   with buffet breakfast                                                                                      Dec 10 - 24, ‘07                    2459                           2589
 • Half-day city tour of Cuzco                                                                                Dec 25, 07 - Jan 13, ‘08            2299                           2469
 • Full-day excursion to Pisac Market and
                                                                                                              Jan 14 - Jun 17, ‘08                2229                           2369
   Ollantaytambo with lunch
                                                                                                              Jun 18 - Aug 15, ‘08                2329                           2489
 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Yucay
   in the Sacred Valley with buffet breakfast                                                                 Aug 16 - Dec 09, ‘08                2239                           2389
 • Full-day excursion to Machu Picchu with                                                                    Single Supplement                    290                            550
   lunch via Vistadome Train                                                                                  Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Peruvian departure
                                                                                                              tax of approx. $95, plus fuel surcharge $170 subject to change. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in
 • Tourlite International document                                                                            either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet                                                               Addt'l taxes to be paid locally, Peruvian tax $43.
 • The services of local tour guides                                                                          Land Only Deduct: Dec 31 - Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $620, Dec 10-24 $850,
                                                                                                              Dec 25-Dec 30+ Jun 18-Aug 15 $730 (USA/LIM/CUZ/USA)
 • Hotel service charges and taxes                                                                            Sequence of itinerary may vary.


                                                     Cuzco
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Incan Passage
 11 Days/9 Nights: Lima (1), Cuzco-Machu Picchu (3), Puno (2), Catamaran ~ Lake Titicaca (1), La Paz (2)
                                                                                                                                                           $2299
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                                                                                                                                                                                           INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                             AIRFARE




                                                      Day 1               USA/Lima                                             reed shipbuilders display centers, Pachamama
           PERU                                       Depart the USA via overnight flight en route to                          agricultural Inca Terraces, the Intica lounge and at
                                                      Lima, Peru.                                                              the Manco Capac look out, the largest variety of
                                                      Day 2               Lima                                                 Andean Cameloids. At Sun Island sail aboard huge
                                                      Morning arrival. Tourlite representatives will                           Titicaca traditional vessel visiting the Pilkokaina Inca
         Lima                   Machu Picchu
                                                      meet and transfer you to your hotel. This after-                         Palace. Also visit the Challapampa Village. Dinner
                                Cuzco                                                                                          and overnight on board the catamaran. (B,L,D)
                                                      noon, visit colonial Lima, the San Fransisco
                                  Puno
                Lake Titicaca      La Paz
                                            BOLIVIA   Monastery and drive through beautiful                                    Day 9                Cruise/La Paz
                                                      Miraflores and San Isidro.                                               Continue your Catamaran cruise to Bolivia, where on
                                                      Day 3 to Day 5 Lima/Cuzco/                                               arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel in La Paz,
Legend has it that Manco Capac and Mama                    Machu Picchu/Pisac/Ollantaytambo                                    the world’s highest capital city. (B)
Ocllo, sent by the Sun God to civilize mankind,       See Page #17 Grand Tour of South                                         Day 10               La Paz
emerged from the sacred waters of Lake                America A, Days 11 to 13 for                                             The city lies in a natural basin protected from
Titicaca to found the Inca Empire. Follow             description.                                                             the harsh Andean wind. This afternoon, having
Tourlite’s “Incan Passage” from Lima to La Paz                                                                                 acclimated yourself to the altitude, you’ll see
                                                      Day 6        Cuzco/Puno
in search of the legacies and mysteries of this                                                                                the highlights of the city and visit the Valley of
                                                      This morning, depart from Cuzco by bus. Travel
remarkable, ancient civilization. En route,                                                                                    the Moon, a unique landscape created by the
                                                      through the Andes with stops at the colonial
                                                                                                                               natural forces of the wind and weather. (B)
visit Cuzco, capital city of the Inca Empire and      church of Andahuaylillas, Raqchi the pre-Inca
archaeological center of South America; leg-          Temple of Wiracocha and the archeological site                           Day 11               La Paz/USA
endary Machu Picchu the lost city of the Incas;       at Pukara. Upon arrival at the Peruvian border                           Today, you’ll be transferred to the airport for you
and the colorful market town of Pisac and the         town of Puno, on the shores of Lake Titicaca,                            flight to the USA and home. (B)
fortress of Ollantaytambo in the Sacred Valley.       you will be transferred to your hotel. (B, L)
Discover the floating reed islands of the Uros        Day 7               Puno
people and cross the expanse of Lake Titicaca on      Once one of the continent’s riches cities, Puno
the way to La Paz, capital of Bolivia and the         is the folkloric center of Peru and source of
world’s highest city.                                 much of Incan mythology. This morning, tour
                                                      the floating reed islands of the Uros Indians, a
          Included Highlights                         lake tribe whose unique lifestyle has remained
                                                      unchanged for thousands of years. This after-
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami           noon, visit the Sillustani Chulpas, circular burial
 • Air transportation Lima/Cuzco                      towers built almost 2,000 years ago. (B)
 • Round trip airport/hotel transfers with
   baggage handling                                   Day 8               Catamaran Cruise
 • 1 Nights hotel accommodations in Lima with                             across Lake Titicaca
   buffet breakfast daily plus early check-in on      Early transfer to Copacabana Sanctuary, board the
   arrival day.                                       Catamaran Cruise ship and sail to Sun Island, the
 • Half-day city tour of Lima                         legendary birthplace of the Inca Empire. Visit the                        Uros Island
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Cuzco
                                                      Inca Garden, Inti Wata Cultural Complex, Titicaca
   with continental breakfast daily
 • Half-day city tour of Cuzco
 • Full-day excursion to Machu Picchu with lunch
   via Vistadome Train                                 2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu., Fri. and Sat.)
 • Full-day excursion to Pisac Market and                    Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
   Ollantaytambo with lunch                            Lima:                Casa Andina Jose Antonio      Sheraton/   Sofitel Royal Swissotel Country Club
 • Motorcoach transfer & tour Cuzco/Puno                                                                 Crowne Plaza     Park                 (Master Suite)
   including lunch                                     Cuzco:               Casa Andina Jose Antonio        Novotel    Libertador   Monasterio Monasterio
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Puno                                                                                                                                            (Delexe Room)
   including American breakfast daily                  Puno:                  Casa Andina Posada del Inca Posada del Inca                         Libertador        Libertador       Libertador
 • Half-day Uros floating island excursion
                                                       La Paz:                 El Dorado    Presidente      Presidente                             Radisson           Europa           Europa
 • Half-day Sillustani graves tour
                                                       Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07      $2299        $2399           $2499                                 $2789             $2859             $3289
 • 2 Days/1 night Catamaran cruise across
   Lake Titicaca with sightseeing per itinerary        Dec 10 - 24, ‘07           2579         2679            2769                                  3049              3119              3559
 • Private lake view cabins and all meals on cruise    Dec 25, ‘07 - Jan 13, ‘08 2439          2529            2629                                  2899              2979              3399
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in La Paz             Jan 14 - Jun 17, ‘08       2339         2439            2529                                  2819              2879              3319
   with continental breakfast daily                    Jun 18 - Aug 15, ‘08       2439         2529            2629                                  2899              2979              3399
 • Half-day sightseeing tour of La Paz and the         Aug 16 - Dec 09, ‘08       2359         2459            2529                                  2839              2899              3339
   Moon Valley                                         Single Supplement                  430                 500                   570                780                900             1340
 • Tourlite International document                     Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Peruvian departure tax of approx. $95, plus fuel surcharge $170 subject to
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet        change. Fri, Sat, Sun travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge. Addt'l taxes to be paid locally Bolivian tax approx $35.
 • The services of local tour guides                   Land Only Deduct: Dec 31 - Jun 17+Aug 16-Dec 09 $650 Dec 10-24 $950, Dec 25-
                                                       Dec 30+ Jun 18-Aug 15 $750 (USA/LIM/CUZ-LPB/LIM/USA).                                          New York . . . . . add $240
 • Hotel service charges and taxes                     Sequence of itinerary may vary.
                                                                                                                                                   Los Angeles . . . add $220
                                                                                                                                                        Other U.S. City
                                                                                                                                                      Add-ons, see page 66
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The Galapagos Experience
 Choice A: 7 Days /6 Nights   – Quito (2), Galapagos Cruise (3), Guayaquil (1)
 Choice B: 8 Days /7 Nights   – Quito (2), Galapagos Cruise (4), Guayaquil (1)
 Choice C: 11 Days /10 Nights – Quito (2), Galapagos Cruise (7), Guayaquil (1)


                          Pinta                                                                                Located some 600 miles from the Ecuadorian Coast, the
                                                             Genovesa      Galapagos                           magical islands of the Galapagos provide a unique invitation
                                      Marchena
                                                                                         ECUADOR               to discover the very essence of nature itself. Explore moon-like
                                                                                             Quito
                         Santiago       Bartolome                                        Guayaquil             landscapes and mist-covered volcanic peaks, see beaches of
                                                    Mosquera
                                    Rabida          Baltra                                                     green and red sand, and discover some of our planet’s most
     Fernandina               Pinzon
                                                                                                               intriguing wildlife – penguins, sea lions, sea birds, flamingos,
                                       Santa Cruz             Santa Fe
                                                                                                         marine and land reptiles. Untouched for centuries, the creatures of
                                                                   Puerto •            San Cristobal
                                                                   Baquerizo                             the Galapagos seemingly have never learned to fear man. It is with
              Isabela                Floreana                      Moreno

                                                                           Española
                                                                                                         great pleasure that Tourlite invites you to explore this hidden refuge,
                                                                                                         declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
                                                                         or San Cristobal (Island will depend on Cruise
             Included Highlights                                         ship). Upon arrival Tourlite representatives will
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami to Quito/                    transfer you to your ship for your 3, 4 or 7-night
   Guayaquil                                                             cruise. See descriptions on pages 26 and 27. (B,L,D)
 • Round trip air transportation Quito/Guayaquil
   to Baltra or San Cristobal, Galapagos                                 Days 6, 7 or 10               Disembark Cruise
 • All transfers and baggage handling at airports                                                      Baltra or San
   and hotels                                                                                          Cristobal/Guayaquil
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at your choice                          Today, transfer to the airport for the flight to
   of hotels in Quito including buffet breakfast daily                   Guayaquil, Ecuador’s largest city. On arrival,
 • Half-day city tour of Quito                                           Tourlite representatives will assist you in the
 • Your choice of 3, 4 or 7 Night Cruises                                transfer to your hotel.
   including cabin accommodations, all meals
   and snacks, shore excursions, guide services                          Day 7, 8 or 11                Guayaquil/USA
   and snorkeling equipment                                              Today, you will be transferred to the airport for
 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Guayaquil                              your connecting flight to the USA and home. (B)
   including buffet breakfast
 • Tourlite International document
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
 • The services of local guides
 • Hotel service charges and taxes


Day 1                   USA/Quito
Depart the USA via flight en route to Quito,
Ecuador. Upon arrival in Quito, Tourlite
representatives will assist you in the transfer
to your hotel.                                                           Ecuador Amazon                                           Guayaquil
Day 2                   Quito
Today, stroll cobble-stoned streets and visit
busy plazas en route to old colonial center
of Independence Plaza. View the elegant
cathedrals of San Francisco, La Compania
and San Augustin, Quito’s oldest monastery.
See the Legislative Palace (Congress) and
enjoy the view of the city and the snow-
capped mountains from Panecillo Hill. (B)
Day 3             Quito/ Baltra or San
                  Cristobal/Cruise
Today fly to either the Galapagos Island of Baltra
                                                                         Blue Footed Boobies                                      Ecuador Turtle
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The Galapagos Islands                                                       OPTIONAL DAY TOURS FROM QUITO
                                                          Half Day Middle of the World Tour $36 pp                                   Full Day Chiva Express– Cotopaxi National
Baltra: Baltra has one of the two airports in the         Visit to the Equatorial Monument, the very center                          Park $85 pp (Operates Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun)
Islands. Baltra is currently an Ecuadorian naval          of the world at latitude 0 (degrees) and stand                             The adventure starts at the old train station of Quito,
base. The Airport is just a short bus ride from the       with a foot on either hemisphere at the middle of                          where the "autoferro", a one coach train, like a bus on
                                                          the world.                                                                 tracks, is ready to depart towards the south. As the
harbor where your cruises start.
                                                          Full Day Otavalo Indian Market Tour $92 pp                                 autoferro advances along the ancient railway you will
San Cristobal: The easternmost island of the              Travel to northern Ecuador and the province of                             leisurely enjoy the way of traveling of centuries past.
Galapagos and home to its’ second airport. The            Imbabura. A picturesque land of lakes, majestic                            One of the highlights of the trip is to "ride the roof"
southwestern half of this island is inhabited and is      sierras and terraced farmlands, home to the                                with a panoramic view of the stunning Andean region
formed by an extinct volcano. The other half of the       Otavalo Indians. You will appreciate their famous                          of Ecuador. Visit the Cotopaxi National Park, an
                                                          outdoor markets where they sell ponchos,                                   ecological sanctuary of 88,920 acres, especially
island contrasts dramatically, with flat, dry and         embroidered blouses, ceramics, wall hangings,                              attractive for nature lovers. (L)
harsh environments. The San Cristobal                     native jewelry and Panama hats. (L)
Interpretation Center presents a complete and doc-                                                                                   Evening Jacchugua Ecuadorian Folklore
                                                           Please note: Extra nights in Quito will be required                       Ballet. $52 pp (Wed only)
umented history of the Galapagos, its ecosystems,                                                                                    Enjoy a performance of the Jacchuigua Folkloric
                                                           when adding the above optional day tours and
flora and fauna.                                                                                                                     Ballet featuring a troupe of brilliantly costumed
                                                           extensions.
Genovesa: Site of Darwin Bay and home of the               Optional Pre and Post Trip Extensions                                     dancers enacting traditional rituals and celebrations.
swallow-tailed and lava gulls, nesting frigate birds.      available, see page 47.
At Prince Philip’s Steps see red-footed boobies, storm
petrels and short eared owls.
Fernandina: Along its shoreline, view hundreds of
marine iguanas basking in the sun. Flightless cor-
morants build their nests on the point and often
Galapagos hawks fly overhead.
Isabela: The largest of the Galapagos islands, creat-
ed by intense volcanic activity. A boat ride reveals
marine life, Galapagos penguins, great views of the
lava fields and volcanic formations.
Bartolome: Climb to the summit of a once active
                                                                         2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures)
                                                                Tours are air-inclusive / locally hosted. Prices based on per person, double occupancy.
volcano for a panoramic view including famous            Quito:                                   Dann Carlton                          Swissotel
“Pinnacle Rock.” Swim and snorkel the crystal-
                                                         Guayaquil:                                             Hampton Inn                                              Hilton Colon
clear waters amongst schools of fish.
                                                         USA Departures     Cruises                 Low          High        SGL Low      SGL High        Low           High       SGL Low       SGL High
South Plaza: The low-lying northern coast is             CHOICE A           3 Day
home to breeding colonies of sea lions. The sheer        Friday            CORAL II                $2269        $2349        $3399         $3499         $2459          $2499       $3659         $3759
cliffs provide shelter for swallow-tailed gulls and      Friday            CORAL I                  2269         2349        3399           3499          2459           2499        3659          3759
beautiful red-billed tropic birds.                       Saturday          LEGEND                   2549         2599         3859          3979          2729           2789        4119          4229
                                                         Wednesday       SANTA CRUZ                2599         2899         3899          4049          2769           3059        4159          4299
Santa Cruz: Home to the Charles Darwin                   Monday       GALAPAGOS EXP. II             2599         2769         4259          4549          2789           2939        4499          4799
Research Center, staffed by international scientists     CHOICE B           4 Day
engaged in research. Here, you can have your pic-        Monday            CORAL II                2649          2699         3999          4169          2799          2899        4299           4429
ture taken with giant tortoises. Stroll through the      Monday            CORAL I                 2649          2699         3999          4169          2799          2899        4299           4429
                                                         Tuesday           LEGEND                  2959          3079         4649          4789          3169          3249        4869           5059
small town of Puerto Ayora to buy souvenirs and          Saturday        SANTA CRUZ                3059          3359         4729          4859          3269          3539        4969           5099
mail postcards.                                          Thursday     GALAPAGOS EXP. II            3079          3279         5189          5579          3259          3449        5449           5829
Floreana: One of the few populated islands in the        CHOICE C           7 Day
                                                         Friday     ERIC/FLAMINGO I/LETTY          3999          3999         5789          5789          4199          4199        6069           6069
Galapagos. Land on a beach with green sand and
                                                         Fri./Mon.         CORAL II                3699          3839         5959          6179          3859          3999        6199           6399
view sea lions and sea birds. Follow the trail to a      Fri./Mon.         CORAL I                 3699          3839         5959          6179          3859          3999        6199           6399
lagoon to see pink flamingos, pintail ducks and          Sat./Tues.        LEGEND                  3999          4189         6499          6799          4189          4359        6769           7059
common stilts and later, visit the small settlement of   Mon./Thu. GALAPAGOS EXP. II               4289          4599         7599          8289          4469          4799        7869           8549
Puerto Velasco Ibarra.                                   Sat./Wed.       SANTA CRUZ                4499          4769         7159          7289          4669          4939        7399           7549
                                                         Friday          EVOLUTION                 5299          5299         8599          8599          5469          5469        8859           8859
Española: An island loaded with wildlife where           Sunday       YACHT ISABELLA II            5169          5449         7399          7559          5369          5599        7659           7799
you can see sea lions, curious mockingbirds, the         For Low/High Season Dates see cruise itinerary Pages 26 & 27.
waived albatross, colonies of masked and blue-           Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Ecuadorian departure tax of approx. $60, plus fuel surcharge $60 subject to change.
                                                         Weekend travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
footed boobies, Darwin finches and Galapagos             Airfare surcharge: Holiday Dec 10-24 $250, Peak Jun 18-Aug 15+ Dec 25-Dec 31 $65. Addt'l taxes to be paid locally, Ecuadorian tax $30.
                                                         Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee of $100 is additional and to be paid LOCALLY.
doves and hawks.                                         Land Only Deduct: $365 (USA/UIO & GYE/USA).
                                                         Cruise accommodations are based on Standard cabin Coral I & II, Superior Outside cabin Galapagos      New York . . . . . add $185
Santa Fe: A haven for sea lions, lava lizards and        Legend, Main Deck Standard Santa Cruz, Standard Yacht Isabella II, Classic Suite Galapagos            Los Angeles . . . add $450
                                                         Explorer II, Iguana Deck Eric-Flamingo & Letty, Cabins D1-D4 & C5 on Evolution.
land iguanas. The cliffs are home to a variety of        Sequence of Itinerary may vary.
                                                                                                                                                                        Other U.S. City
birds including swallow-tailed gulls and petrels.                                                                                                                      Add-ons, see page 66

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                                           M/Y ERIC, FLAMINGO &
                                           LETTY                                                                                                 M/Y ISABELA II
                                      Yachts with identical characteristics. A                                                           This 40-passenger yacht, with 20 outside
                                      seasoned captain, 8 dedicated crew members,                                                        cabins plus an owners suite, is a luxurious
                                      and 2 experienced English-speaking natu-                                                           yacht cruising the Galapagos, and offers
                                      ralist guides attend to the details of the                                                         an elegant yet casual atmosphere for expe-
                                      Galapagos cruise. Each naturalist takes a                                                          riencing the full adventure of the Islands.
group of no more than 10 passengers on all shore excursions and shares exten-                                                            The yacht is fully a/c; all cabins are spa-
sive insights into the Islands' diverse wildlife. Small wooden boats locally called                   cious and have private bathrooms. Its three public decks offer the amenities of
pangas ferry passengers to shore for Island visits. Extensively renovated in 2004,                    a larger vessel, including bar-salon, dining room and sun deck. The library
these 20-passenger first class motor-yachts are 83' long with 24' beams. All 10                       contains a variety of books on Galapagos and Ecuador, as well as excellent
cabins are fully a/c, private bathroom, fresh, hot-and-cold-water shower,a                            nature and conservation videos.
roomy closet, overhead storage, separate climate controls, intercom system, bot-
tled water and toiletries. They yachts feature public spaces, dining room, well-                      CRUISE ITINERARY
stocked bar, conference area with television, DVD, stereo/CD equipment, and                           Tuesday:       Baltra Island, North Seymour Island
book and video library. All cruises include all meals, beverages (mineral water,                      Wednesday: Gardner Bay, Hood Island / Punta Suarez, Hood Island
soda or juice), wet suits, kayaks and snorkeling equipment.                                           Thursday:      Point Cormorant, Floreana Island / Post Office Bay,
                                                                                                                     Floreana Island
CRUISE ITINERARY                                                                                      Friday:        Santa Cruz Island
Sunday:          San Cristobal / Cerro Brujo / Leon Dormido
                                                                                                      Saturday:      Darwin Bay, Tower Island / Prince Philip’s Steps,
Monday:          Darwin Bay / Prince Philip’s Steps, Tower                                                           Tower Island
Tuesday:         Bachas Beach / North Seymour                                                         Sunday:        Isabela Island / Punta Espinoza, Fernandina Island
Wednesday: Tagus Cove, Isabela / Punta Espinoza, Fernandina                                           Monday:        Puerto Egas, James Island / Bartolome Island
Thursday:        Puerto Egas, Santiago / Bartolome                                                    Tuesday:       Baltra Island
Friday:          Darwin Station / Highlands, Santa Cruz                                               Cruise accommodations based on outside cabins, Cabin Deck.
Saturday:        Gardner Bay / Punta Suarez, Espanola (Hood)                                          Low Season: January 05 - March 16 / March 24 - December 21
Sunday:          Interpretation Center / San Cristobal                                                High Season: March 17-23 & December 22 - January 04
7 nights Cruise (Sun to Sun)                                                                          Itinerary is subject to change without notice depending on the Park schedules.
Cruise accommodations based on standard outside cabins, Iguana Deck.
Low/High Season: January 01 - December 3
 Itinerary is subject to change without notice depending on the Park schedules.




                                               M/Y CORAL I                   M/Y CORAL II
                                         This Deluxe Mega                    This Deluxe Yacht is
                                         Yacht has 18 spacious               an elegant, classic,
                                         cabins, for up to 36                and charming Motor
passengers, decorated with a marine style taste. There is plen-              Yacht for 20 passengers. It is perfect for explorers who want to
ty of room for storage, and even better, all beds in all cabins              feel the islands with privacy and supreme comfort; its cruising
are lower and they can be arranged as matrimonial, as well                   speed allows having less time in traveling and more time on
as single and twin beds. The M/Y Coral I outside decks are                   visiting the islands. The outside decks (in the front and on the
fantastic. You can also enjoy a drink at the Pool while sailing              top of the boat) give you the opportunity to have a fresh and
from one island to another.                                                  cool air flow while the yacht is sailing.
CRUISE ITINERARY
Wednesday: Baltra Airport / Dragon Hill, Santa Cruz Island
Thursday:        Rabida Island (Jervis), Egas Port, Santiago Island
Friday:          Espinoza Point, Fernandina Island / Vicente Roca Point, Isabela Island
Saturday:        Bartolome Island, Black Turtle Cove, Santa Cruz Island
Sunday:          Charles Darwin Station, Santa Cruz Island / Baltra Airport / Highlands
Monday:          Suarez Point & Gardner Bay, Española Island
Tuesday:         Cormorant Point, Floreana Island / Plazas Islands
Wednesday: North Seymour Island / Baltra Airport
3 nights Cruise (Sun to Wed), 4 nights Cruise (Wed to Sun), 7 nights Cruise (Sun to Sun or Wed to Wed)
Coral I Cruise accommodations based on Outside Moon Cabin.
Coral II Cruise accommodations based on Outside Standard Cabin.
Low Season: Jan 8 - 21 / Mar 1 - 12 / May 1 - Jun 30 / Sep 3 - 30 / Nov 26 - Dec 16
High Season: Jan 1 - 7 / Jan 22 - Feb 28 / Mar 13 - Apr 30 / Jul 1 - Sep 2 / Oct 1 - Nov 25 / Dec 17 - 31
Itinerary is subject to change without notice depending on the Park schedules.


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                                                                                                                                           GALAPAGOS EXPLORER II
                                            M/V SANTA CRUZ                                                                             Built in 1990, the Galapagos Explorer II is
                                   This 90 passenger, 46-cabin ship, was                                                               the newest and most elegant of the vessels
                                                                                                                                       cruising the Galapagos' waters. Designed to
                                   completely renovated in 1998, redesigned                                                            provide both comfort and scientific informa-
                                   and refurbished inside and out. The                                                                 tion to 100 passengers visiting the Galapagos
                                   SANTA CRUZ has gained worldwide                                                                     National Park, this vessel travels up to the
                                   recognition for its excellent standards,                     remotest islands of the Archipelago. All suites are ocean view with a/c, full-length
                                                                                                wardrobes, marble baths, Flat screen TV, and a refrigerated-bar and satellite
including superb service, expert crew, knowledgeable multilingual natu-                         telephone. The ship’s facilities include a boutique, library, piano lounge, restau-
ralist/guides and menus that feature international cuisine and celebrated                       rant with complementary drinks with meals, pool, Jacuzzi and 24 hour medical
Ecuadorian dishes. The ship features a Sun Deck with a bar and Jacuzzi,                         service.
along with the observation platform for dolphin and whale watching. The                         CRUISE ITINERARY
dining          room,           lounge           and         bar        are
                                                                                                Wednesday: San Cristobal / Playa Ochoa, San Cristóbal
elegantly appointed, as is the well stocked library/reading room. The entire
ship is air-conditioned.                                                                        Thursday:       Punta Suárez, Española /Santa Cruz , Charles Darwin
                                                                                                                Station and Puerto Ayora Town visit
CRUISE ITINERARY                                                                                Friday:         Bahía Darwin, El Barranco, Genovesa
Friday:          Puerto Baquerizo Moreno (San Cristóbal (Chatham)                               Saturday:       Bachas beach, Santa Cruz / Baltra / Cerro Dragan, Santa Cruz
                 Island)                                                                        Sunday:         Bartholomé /Puerto Egas, Santiago
Saturday:        Punta Suarez (Española (Hood) Island) / Punta                                  Monday:         Punta Espinoza, Fernandina /Punta Vicente Roca,
                 Cormorant (Floreana Island)                                                                    Isabela
Sunday:          Urbina Bay (Isabela Island) / Punta Espinoza                                   Tuesday:        Seymour Norte/Highlands and Lava tunnels, Santa Cruz
                 (Fernandina Island)
                                                                                                Wednesday: Loberia or El Junco, San Cristobal
Monday:          Baltra (South Seymour) Island / Cerro Dragón (Dragon
                 Hill) (Santa Cruz Island)                                                      3 nights Cruise (Wed to Sat), 4 nights Cruise (Sat to Wed), 7 nights Cruise
                                                                                                (Wed to Wed or Sat to Sat)
Tuesday:         Bartolomé Island / Puerto Egas (Santiago (James)
                 Island)                                                                        Cruise accommodations based on outside Classic Suite, Magellan or
                                                                                                Columbus Deck.
Wednesday: Rabida Island (Jervis) / Puerto Ayora (Santa Cruz Island)
                                                                                                Low Season: Jan 08 - 14 / May 01 - Jun 15 / Nov 24 - Dec 15
Thursday:        Highlands of Santa Cruz Island / North Seymour Island                          High Season: an 01 - 07 / Jan 15 - Apr 30 / Jun 16 - Nov 23 /
Friday:          Puerto Baquerizo Moreno (San Cristóbal (Chatham)                               Dec 16 - 31
                 Island)                                                                        Itinerary is subject to change without notice depending on the Park schedules.
3 nights Cruise (Fri to Mon), 4 nights Cruise (Mon to Fri), 7 nights Cruise
(Mon to Mon or Fri to Fri)
Cruise accommodations based on standard outside cabins, Main Deck.
Low Season: January 05 - March 16 / March 24 - December 21
High Season: 2006/07: March 17-23 & December 22 - January 04
Itinerary is subject to change without notice depending on the Park schedules.

                                                                                                                                           M/V EVOLUTION
                                           M/V LEGEND                                                                                     This Expedition Vessel, with a capacity of 32
                                        This luxury expeditions vessel accommodates                                                       passengers, offers 18 Cabins, 18 member Crew,
                                        110 passengers with 5 Luxurious Legend                                                            1 to 2 Naturalist Guides and 1 Tour Leader.
                                        Suites, 24 Junior suites and 20 superior cabins,                                                  This unique adventure ship has all the modern
                                        with ocean views. The social areas offer the                                                      amenities and loving attention to detail in its
                                        amenities of a luxury cruiser and the privacy of        design—in the spirit of bygone oceangoing luxury—yet retains the jovial atmosphere
a small ship. Outdoor facilities include a sun deck and pool, Fisherman's Bar, Broad            of a smaller boat. It features stylish cabins, indoor and outdoor dining areas, a library
observation decks and al fresco dining areas. There are evening live shows with folk-           cabin, an observation deck, a sundeck with a small hot-pool, a canopied roof-deck bar,
loric music. There is a well stocked library with books and videos and a Kids corner            and even a medically staffed infirmary.
equipped with soft padding and stuffed animals.
                                                                                                CRUISE ITINERARY
CRUISE ITINERARY                                                                                Saturday:        San Cristobal / Cerro Brujol
Monday:         Airport (Baltra) / Chinese Hat                                                  Sunday:          Hood (Española) Island: Punta Suarez / Garner Bay
Tuesday:        Dragon Hill - Venice (Santa Cruz) / Cormorant Point                             Monday:          Charles Darwin Research Station / Santa Cruz:
                (Floreana)                                                                                       Highlands
Wednesday: Suarez Point (Española) / Breeding Center or La                                      Tuesday:         Santiago Island: James Bay / Bartolome Island:
                Galapaguera (San Cristobal)                                                                      Pinnacle Rock
Thursday:       North Seymour / Airport (Baltra) / Bartolomé Island                             Wednesday: Tower: Prince Phillip's Steps / Darwin Bay
Friday:         Urbina Bay (Isabela) / Espinosa Point (Santiago)                                Thursday:        Fernandina Island: Punta Espinosa / Isabela Island:
Saturday:       Egas Port, Santiago Island / Rabida, Jervis                                                      Tagus Cove
Sunday:         Charles Darwin Station & Highlands, Santa Cruz Island                           Friday:          North Seymour Island / Santa Cruz Island: Black Turtle
Monday:         Bachas Beach, Santa Cruz Island / Baltra Airport                                                 Cove
3 nights Cruise (Mon to Thu), 4 nights Cruise (Thu to Mon), 7 nights                            Saturday:        San Cristobal: Kicker Rock
Cruise (Mon to Mon or Thu to Thu)                                                               7 night cruises (Sat to Sat)
Cruise accommodations based on Superior Outside Cabins, Ocean Deck.                             Cruise accommodations based on outside cabins, Lower Dolphin Deck.
Low Season: Jan 8 - 21 / Mar 1 - 12 / May 1 - Jun 30 / Sep 3 - 30 / Nov 26 - Dec 16             Low Season: January 05 - December 21
High Season: Jan 1 - 7 / Jan 22 - Feb 28 / Mar 13 - Apr 30 / Jul 1 - Sep 2 / Oct 1 - Nov 25 /   High Season: December 22 - January 04
Dec 17 - 31                                                                                     Itinerary is subject to change without notice depending on the Park schedules.
Itinerary is subject to change without notice depending on the Park schedules.


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Peru & Galapagos
     15 Days-13 Nights – Lima (2), Cuzco-Machu Picchu (3), Quito (3), Galapagos Cruise (4), Guayaquil (1)
                                                                                                                                                                    $4269
                                                                                                                                                                 FROM
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      Galapagos                                         through the residential districts of Miraflores and                             the Legislative Palace and enjoy the view of
                   ECUADOR                              San Isidro.                                                                     the city and the snow-capped mountains from
                                                                                                                                        Panecillo Hill. (B)
       Guayaquil
                      Quito
                                                        Day 3            Lima/Cuzco
                                                        This morning, transfer to the airport for the short                             Day 9             Quito
                                                        flight to Cuzco, one-time capital city of the Inca                              Today travel to northern Ecuador and the
                       PERU                             Empire. On arrival, transfer to your hotel and                                  province of Imbabura. A picturesque land of
                                                        take some time to acclimate yourself to the                                     lakes, majestic sierras and terraced farmlands,
                                                        11,000 foot altitude. This afternoon, tour Cuzco                                home to the Otavalo Indians. You will appreciate
                                                        and the imposing Inca ruins. (B)                                                their famous outdoor markets where they sell
                                 Machu Picchu
                    Lima                                                                                                                ponchos, embroidered blouses, ceramics, wall
                                Cuzco
                                                        Day 4            Cuzco/Machu Picchu                                             hangings, native jewelry and Panama hats. (B,L)
                                                        Depart this morning for the full-day excursion to
A unique combination. First visit is Peru where         Machu Picchu, “the lost city of the Incas”. Truly one                           Day 10 Quito/Galapagos Islands/
you begin with Lima, one time capital of the            of the wonders of the world. (B,L)                                                     Cruise
Colonial Spanish Empire. Then on to Cuzco and           Day 5            Cuzco/Pisac/Ollantaytambo                                      Today fly to the Galapagos Islands where Tourlite
one of the most important archaeological regions in     Today’s highlights include a visit to the famous                                representatives will transfer you to your ship for
the world, Machu Picchu. Conclude your journey          Pisac Market and to Ollantaytambo, the oldest                                   your 4 night cruise. Please see cruise itineraries
                                                        continuously-occupied settlement in the                                         on pages 28-29 for specific Island visits. (B,L,D)
with the magical islands of the Galapagos.
                                                        Americas. (B,L)                                                                 Day 11 to Day 13 Galapagos Islands
            Included Highlights                         Day 6            Cuzco/Lima                                                                      Cruise
 • Round trip air transportation Miami/Lima/            This morning, transfer to the airport for the flight                            Please see cruise itineraries on pages 28-29 for
   Quito-Guayaquil to Miami                             to Lima. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. In the                             your selected cruise ship itinerary and Island
 • Round trip air transportation Lima/Cuzco             afternoon, visit the Gold Museum. (B)                                           visits. (B,L,D)
 • Round trip air transportation Quito/Guayaquil
                                                        Day 7            Lima/Quito                                                     Day 14 Cruise/Guayaquil
   to the Galapagos Islands                                                                                                             Disembark Cruise and transfer to the airport for
                                                        Today you will be transferred to the airport for
 • All transfers and baggage handling at airports                                                                                       the flight to Guayaquil, Ecuador’s largest city.
                                                        your flight to Quito, Ecuador. Upon arrival in
   and hotels                                                                                                                           On arrival, Tourlite representatives will assist
                                                        Quito, Tourlite representatives will assist you
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations in Lima with                                                                                           you in the transfer to your hotel. (B)
                                                        in the transfer to your hotel. (B)
   buffet breakfast daily plus early check-in on
   arrival day                                          Day 8            Quito                                                          Day 15 Guayaquil/USA
 • Half-day city tour of Lima                           Today, stroll cobble-stoned streets and visit                                   Today you will be transferred to the airport for
 • Half-day tour of the Gold Museum in Lima             busy plazas, view the elegant cathedrals, see                                   your flight to the USA and home. (B)
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations of your
   choice in Cuzco
 • Half-day city tour of Cuzco
 • Full-day excursion to Machu Picchu with lunch via
   Vistadome Train
 • Full-day excursion to Pisac Market and                                2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures)
   Ollantaytambo with lunch                                     Tours are air-Inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
 • 3 Nights Nights hotel accommodations at               Lima:                    Casa Andina Jose Antonio Sheraton/ Casa Andina PC Swissotel Country Club
                                                                                                          Crowne Plaza                        (Master Suite)
   your choice of hotels in Quito including
   buffet breakfast daily                                Cuzco:                   Casa Andina Jose Antonio Novotel Casa Andina PC Monasterio   Monasterio
                                                                                                                                                                                              (Master Suite)
 • Half-day city tour of Quito
                                                         Quito:                             Dann Carlton Dann Carlton Swissotel                       Swissotel            Swissotel            Swissotel
 • Full day Otavalo Market Tour with lunch
 • 4 Night Galapagos Islands cruise with all meals,      Guayaquil:                         Hampton Inn Hampton Inn Hilton Colon                     Hilton Colon         Hilton Colon         Hilton Colon
   shore excursions, guide services and snorkeling       USA Departures - Cruises:
   equipment                                             CORAL II           Low $4269                           $4319             $4649          $4769                       $5249                $5349
 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Guayaquil              Monday             High 4379                            4389              4699           4869                        5299                 5399
   including buffet breakfast                            CORAL I            Low 4269                             4319              4649           4769                        5249                 5349
 • Tourlite International document                       Monday             High 4379                            4389              4699           4869                        5299                 5399
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet          LEGEND             Low 4629                             4659              5019           5139                        5559                 5669
 • The services of local tour guides                     Tuesday            High 4729                            4759              5089           5199                        5669                 5779
 • Hotel service charges and taxes                       SANTA CRUZ         Low 4749                             4759              5129           5249                        5669                 5769
                                                         Saturday           High 4999                            5029              5389           5489                        5959                 6059
Day 1             USA/Lima                               GALAPAGOS EXP. II Low 4729                              4749              5099           5219                        5659                 5749
Depart the USA via overnight flight en route to          Thursday           High 4889                            4939              5289           5399                        5859                 5979
Lima, Peru.                                              Single Supplements:                                                            Limited on request
                                                         For Low/High Season Dates see cruise itinerary pages 26 & 27.
Day 2             Lima                                   Does not include US Govt Fees, taxes, Sept 11 security fee and Ecuadorian departure tax of approx. $97, plus fuel surcharge $115 subject to change.
                                                         Weekend travel in either direction add $30 weekend surcharge.
Morning arrival. Tourlite representatives will meet      Addt'l taxes to be paid locally, Ecuadorian tax $30, Peruvian tax $38. Airfare surcharge: Holiday Dec 10-24 $250, Peak Jun 18-Aug 15+ Dec 25-Dec 31 $65.
and transfer you to your hotel. This afternoon, visit    Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee of $100 is additional and to be paid LOCALLY.
                                                         Land Only Deduct: $800 (USA/LIM/CUZ/LIM/UIO & GYE/USA).
the Huaca Pucllana archeological center and Plaza        Cruise accommodations are based on Standard cabin Coral I & II, Superior Outside cabin Galapagos               New York . . . . . add $185
Mayor, surrounded by the Government Palace, City         Legend, Main Deck Standard Santa Cruz, Standard Yacht Isabella II, Classic Suite Galapagos Explorer II,
                                                                                                                                                                        Los Angeles . . . add $450
                                                         Iguana Deck Eric-Flamingo & Letty.
Hall, Cathedral and the Archbishop's Palace.             Sequence of Itinerary may vary.                                                                                         Other U.S. City
Continue to the San Francisco Monastery and drive                                                                                                                        Add-ons, see page 66
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Belize Adventure
 8 Days-7 Nights – Belize City (1), Cayo District (2), San Ignacio (2), Ambergris Caye (2)
                                                                                                                                                                              $2299
                                                                                                                                                                           FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                                              INCLUDING
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                                                                       “Bird Caye”, and then on to glimpse the gentle                             Day 6            San Ignacio / Amergris Caye
                                                                       Manatee in their natural breeding grounds. After                                            (Belize Zoo / Olde Belize River)
                                                                       lunch travel by ATVs from the Peccary Park                                 Today you will visit The Belize Zoo. It is home
                                                                       Adventure Center in Gracie Rock. Visit Maya                                to an impressive array of Large cats, Primates,
                                                                       Caves and travel through rainforest trails. (B, L)                         reptiles and birds. Continue to the village of
                       Belize City
                                           Ambergris Caye              Day 3          Cayo District                                               Burrel Boom where you will board a riverboat
                                                                                      (Jungle Walk and Cave Tubing)                               and cruise on the scenic Olde Belize River.
                 San Ignacio                                           Today’s adventure features cave tubing on the                              Observe basking crocodiles, iguanas and sun-
                                                                       Caves Branch River and a jungle nature walk                                bathing turtles. Upon arrival in Belize City you
           Cayo District
                                                                       through the rainforest. A one hour jungle hike                             will take a short commuter flight to the quaint
                                                                   a   takes you to the underground cave system and                               seaside village of Ambergris Caye. (B, L)
                 BELIZE                                       Se
                                                          n
                                                   be
                                                      a                the start of an “eye opening” adventure. With                              Day 7            Ambergris Caye
                                               b
                                          ri                           flashlights in hand you are ready to float in inflat-
                                     Ca                                                                                                                            (Hol Chan & Shark Ray Alley)
                                                                       ed inner tubes assisted by gentle currents tak-                            Morning snorkel tour to Hol Chan Marine
                                                                       ing you through several miles of cave system.                              Reserve and Shark Ray Alley. You will snorkel in
                                                                       Intricate crystalline formations stalagmites and                           incredibly clear waters and have a personal
Action, fun and exploration all in an ecological                       stalactites line the caves. Overnight at the                               encounter with nurse sharks and graceful
and natural setting fill our Belize Adventure                          Jaguar Paw Resort. (B, L)                                                  stingrays. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight
Tour. We begin in the highlands of Belize with                         Day 4          Cayo District / San Ignacio                                 Ambergris Caye. (B)
the dramatic mix of mountains, waterfalls,                                            (Aerial Trek / Xunantunich)                                 Day 8            Ambergris Caye / Belize City /
caves, jungle and wildlife and end on the sun                          Start your adventure of Rainforest Ziplining                                                USA
drenched beaches of Ambergris Caye                                     (Aerial Trek) at Jaguar Paw Resort. The zipline                            Transfer today for your flight to Belize City to
                                                                       tour features an intricate harness system of pul-
          Included Highlights                                          leys on horizontal traverse cables, supervised by
                                                                                                                                                  connect with your international flight to the USA
                                                                                                                                                  and home. (B)
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami                            experienced guides, which lets participants
 • Round-trip flight Belize City to Ambergris                          swing high in the trees at leaf level. You’ll spend
   Caye                                                                the next hour flying through the forest with the
 • All transfers and baggage handling                                  birds - a truly unforgettable experience. After
 • 1 Night accommodation in the Belize City                            lunch we continue to the impressive Maya site
 • 2 Nights accommodations in the Cayo                                 of Xunantunich. Before reaching the entrance
   District                                                            of this ancient city, you are taken across the
 • Speed boat and All Terrain Vehicles(ATV) rain-                      Mopan River by a 19th century ferry. “El
   forest touring with lunch                                           Castillo” is the largest temple at Xunantunich
 • Jungle walk and Cave Tubing with lunch                              and shows it’s dominance by its towering
 • 2 Nights accommodations in San Ignacio                              height. Overnight in San Ignacio. (B, L)
 • Rainforest Zipline (Aerial Trek) and visit of
   Mayan site of Xunantunich with lunch                                Day 5          San Ignacio
 • Belize Zoo & cruise Olde Belize River with                          Free day to choose your own adventure.
   lunch                                                               Optional activity includes a tour to Tikal, horse-
 • 2 Nights accommodations at hotel of your                            back riding, and river canoeing. Overnight in
   choice at Ambergris Caye                                            San Ignacio. (B)
 • Snorkel tour to Hol Chan Marine Reserve
   and Shark Ray Alley
 • Tourlite International document
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
 • The services of Tourlite’s local English
                                                                                                            2007/2008 Dates & Rates
                                                                                                          (Weekly Departures Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
   speaking tour guides/representatives                                            Tours are air-nclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
 • All hotel taxes and service charges
                                                                       Belize City              Radisson Fort George (Executive)                                  Radisson Fort George (Colonial)
                                                                       Cayo District                   Jaguar Paw Resort                                                Jaguar Paw Resort
Day 1       USA / Belize City                                          San Ignacio           duPlooy’s Jungle Lodge (Jungle Lodge)                              duPlooy’s Jungle Lodge (Bungalow)
Depart today via flight to Belize City, Belize.                        Ambergris Caye                 Ramon’s Village (GV)                                           Ramon’s Village (Seaside)
Upon arrival Tourlite representative will meet                         Sep 01 - Nov 30 ‘07*                 $2299                                                            $2389
and escort you to your hotel in Belize City.                           Dec 01 ‘07 - May 31 ‘08*/**            2399                                                            2499
Day 2       Belize City / Cayo District                                Jun 01 - Nov 30 ‘08**                  2359                                                            2439
             (Inland Waterways / Rainforest ATV)                       Single Supplement                       660                                                              750
After breakfast transfer to hotel’s marina and                         NOTES: Does not include US Govt fees, taxes, Sept. 11 security fee and Belize departure tax of approx. $104 plus fuel surcharge of $150.
                                                                       Minimum 2 passengers. Single Occupancy on request. Minimum age 16. Fitness level Moderate.
board 4-person speedboat and cruise via inland                         *Not available Thanksgiving/Christmas/New Year’s Holidays.
waterways to Northern Lagoon. En route you                             Land Only deduct: Jan - Dec $500 (USA/BZE/USA)
                                                                                                                                                                           New York, Los Angeles
will spot crocodiles, observe nestling birds on                        ** Airfare supplement: Add per person $225 Dec. 10-31 & $60 Jan. 01-Mar. 31 and Jul. 01-Aug. 15      and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                                           Add-ons, see page 66
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 Classic Guatemala
CHOICE A: 4 Days-3 Nights - Guatemala City (3)
                                                                                                                                                               $739
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CHOICE B: 6 Days-5 Nights - Guatemala City (2), Chichicastenango (1), Lake Atitlán (1), Antigua (1)

                                                    Choice A                                                                  in the foothills of the majestic Agua Volcano. Once
                                                    Day 1    USA/Guatemala City                                               capital of the colonial Spanish Empire in Central
                                                    Depart today via flight to Guatemala City. On                             America, Antigua offers a fascinating collection
                                                    arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet you                           of museums, churches and colonial buildings. (B)
                                                    and escort you to your hotel.                                             Day 5            Antigua/Guatemala City
                                                    Day 2          Guatemala City                                             This morning visit the most interesting sites:
                                                    The capital offers visitors much to experience.                           churches, convents, monasteries and other
                         GUATEMALA                  Today’s tour introduces you to The Cathedral, the                         colonial buildings. Later today, return to
                                                    National Palace, the Civic Center, the business                           Guatemala City for overnight. (B)
     Chichicastenango
                                                    districts and residential areas. (B)                                      Day 6            Guatemala City/USA
                                                    Day 3          Guatemala City/Antigua                                     Today, you’ll be transferred to the airport for
                Lake          Guatemala City
               Atitlán                              Early morning departure for the full day tour to                          your flight to USA and home. (B)
                                                    Guatemala’s first capital, Antigua. Included are visits
                           Antigua                  to the Main Square, Palace of the Captains General,
                                                    Ciuded Vieja and San Antonio Aguas Calientes.
                                                    Return to Guatemala City for overnight. (B,L)
                                                    Day 4          Guatemala City/USA
Capital of Guatemala and the largest city           Transfer to the airport for your flight to the USA
in Central America, Guatemala City, features        and home. (B)
sleek glass skyscrapers in contrast to the dra-     Choice B
matic volcanoes, looming on its horizon.            Day 1    USA/Guatemala City
                                                    Depart today via flight to Guatemala City. On
Choice “A” introduces you to this vibrant,          arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet you
modern city as well as to Antigua, a city of        and escort you to your hotel.
colonial splendor. Choice “B” in addition to the    Day 2          Guatemala City/Chichicastenango                            A friendly smile
capital, offers 1 night in lovely Antigua as well   Early morning departure to Chichicastenango.
as overnights in the colorful Indian market         On arrival visit the colorful market and the historic                               Optional Tours from Guatemala City
                                                    church of Santo Tomas. Remainder of the day at                                               Rates per person             2 Persons 1 Person
town of Chichicastenango and at beautiful                                                                                       1. Antigua: Half day (PM)                         $15      $15
                                                    leisure to shop and try out your bargaining skills. (B)
Lake Atitlán, the highest lake in the world.                                                                                       Operates daily except Thu/Sun
                                                    Day 3          Chichicastenengo/Lake Atitlán                                2. Antigua: Full day (L)                          $51      $51
                                                    Early morning departure for Solola, where you will                             Operates daily except Thu/Sun
             Included Highlights                    visit the Indian market. In the afternoon continue to                       3. Chichicastenango/Lake Atitlan:                 $54      $54
                                                    beautiful Lake Atitlán, at more than 5,000 feet, the                           Full Day (L) Operates Thu/Sun
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami         highest lake in the world. (B)                                              4. Solala Market/Lake Atitlan:                    $54      $54
 • All transfers and baggage handling                                                                                              Full Day (L) Operates Fri
 • All hotel taxes and service charges
                                                    Day 4          Lake Atitlán/Antigua                                         5. Baul/Democracia: Full day                      $146    $286
                                                    This morning you will be transferred via motor launch                       6. Tikal (Mayan Ruins): Full day                  $180    $180
 • Tourlite International document
                                                    for an excursion to the lake-side village of Santiago                       7. Copan (Mayan Ruins): Full day                  $234    $436
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
                                                    Atitilan. Continue to Antigua, a quiet little city nestled                  8. Quirigua: Full day                             $181    $360
 • The services of Tourlite’s local English
   speaking tour guides/representatives
 Choice A                                                                               2007/2008 Dates & Rates
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations of your                               (Weekly Departures Choice A: Thu., Fri. & Sat. Choice B: Wed.)
   choice in Guatemala City including breakfast                Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
 • Half-day city tour of Guatemala City             Guatemala City:                          Marriott Marriott            Camino Real Camino Real                   Quinta Real Quinta Real
 • Full day tour to Antigua including lunch                                                  Choice A Choice B             Choice A    Choice B                      Choice A    Choice B
                                                    Sep 01 - Nov 30 ‘07                       $739     $989                  $779        $999                          $789       $1029
 Choice B
                                                    Dec 01 ‘07 - May 31 ‘08*                  1049     1299                  1099        1339                          1109        1349
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations of your
   choice in Guatemala City including breakfast     Jun 01 - Nov 30 ‘08*                       739      989                   769        1019                           789        1029
                                                    Single Supplement                          130      240                   170         270                           180         270
 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in
                                                    Guatemala City Extra Nights
   Chichicastenango at the Mayan Inn
                                                    DBL                                            40                             50                                     60
 • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Atitlan at        SGL                                            80                             90                                    100
   the Hotel Atitlán                                Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $90, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges.
 • 1 Night hotel accommodations in Antigua          Land Only deduct: Jan 01-Dec 09 $350, Dec 10 - 31 $580 (USA/GUA/USA).
                                                    *Airfare supplement Jan 01-Mar 31 & Jul 01-Aug 15 add $50.
   at the Casa Santo Domingo                        Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after March 31st 2008.   New York, Los Angeles
 • 3 days of touring as per itinerary               A Holiday supplement may apply for Christmas, New year and Ester Holidays
                                                                                                                                                            and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                           Add-ons, see page 66
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Mayan Heritage
 10 Days-9 Nights – Guatemala City (3), Chichicastenango (1), Quetzaltenango (1), Lake Atitlán (1),
                                                                                                                                              $1679
                                                                                                                                           FROM
                                                                                                                                                                              INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                AIRFARE




                    Antigua (2), Copan (1) NEW!
                                                               Day 2      Guatemala                                for overnight. (B)
                                                                          City/Chichicastenango                    Day 8           Guatemala City/Copan,
                                            Tikal
                                                               Today you will drive southwards to visit the                        Honduras
                                                               archaeological cites of El Baul and La              Today you will drive east crossing the desert
                                                               Democracia where remains of the Olmek cul-          area of the country to the Honduran border to
                                                               ture can be found. In the afternoon continue        visit the impressive Maya ruins of Copan. A
                                                               through the country’s highlands to the town of      Mayan capital from the 5th to 9th centuries
                  GUATEMALA                                    Chichicastenango where you will overnight. (B)      AD, considered as a cosmic observation center
              Chichicastenango                                 Day 3 Chichicastenango/Quetzaltenango               it is one of the largest and most impressive of
 Quetzaltenango                                                Today visit the colorful market of                  all the Mayan centers discovered so far. Visit
               Lake              Guatemala City
                                                    Copan
                                                               Chichicastenengo where natives gather to            the site and see the Altars, the stelae, the
              Atitlán
                                                               barter their handicrafts and agricultural prod-     Hieroglyphic stairs and more. Overnight in
                                                    HONDURAS                                                       Copan. (B)
                           Antigua                             ucts and the church of Santo Tomas built on
                                                               the remains of a Mayan Temple. Then drive to        Day 9           Copan/Quirigua/
                                                               the ancient Maya City of Quetzaltenango a                           Guatemala City
Guatemala is a land whose culture is as varied                 town with lovely cobblestone streets and neo-       Today you will cross the border in to
as its scenery. Here discover a gentle people who              classical architecture. (B)                         Guatemala and continue to Quirigua in the
speak 21 different dialects and whose                          Day 4      Quetzaltenango/Lake Atitlán              region of Izabal, a fabulous Mayan observation.
heritage predates antiquity. Modern Cities,                    You will visit the market of Almolonga and the      You can admire the Stelae surrounding the
colorful Indian markets, stunning scenery and                  church of San Andres Xecul. In the afternoon        small plaza and Temples immersed in a tropical
                                                               you will travel to Lake Atitlán. Located in an      forest. Continue to Guatemala City for
ancient Mayan ruins. Crossing the border we
                                                               altitude of 5,213 feet covers an area of 90         overnight. (B)
visit the impressive Mayan ruins at Copan. All
                                                               square miles and is surrounded by three             Day 10          Guatemala City/USA
yours to discover on our Mayan Heritage.                       enchanting volcanoes and 12 Indian towns. (B)       Today you will be transferred to the airport for
            Included Highlights                                Day 5      Lake Atitlán/Antigua                     your departing flight to the USA and home. (B)
                                                               In the morning you will cross the Lake Atitlán
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami
                                                               by boat to the picturesque town of Santiago
 • Round trip air transportation Guatemala City/
   Flores                                                      Atitlan. Continue to the city of Antigua for
 • All transfers as per itinerary with assistance              overnight. (B)
   & baggage handling                                          Day 6      Antigua
 • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Guatemala                   Antigua, Guatemala contains some of the
   City including breakfast
                                                               region’s finest examples of 16th, 17th & 18th
 • 1 night hotel accommodation at the Mayan
   Inn in Chichicastenango including breakfast.                centuries Spanish colonial architecture and it is
 • 1 night hotel accommodation at the Pension                  an UNESCO “World Heritage” site. A full day
   Bonifaz in Quetzaltenango including breakfast               tour visits the Capucinas Convent, La Merced
 • 1 night hotel accommodation at the Porta                    church, the central plaza, the Cathedral, San       Mayan ruins at Tikal
   Hotel del Lago in Lake Atitlan including                    Carlos University (today a museum), San
   breakfast                                                   Francisco church, Ciudad Vieja and Aguas            2007/2008 Dates & Rates
 • 2 nights hotel accommodation at the Casa                                                                                     (Weekly Departures Tue.)
                                                               Calientes. Overnight in Antigua. (B)
   Santo Domingo in Antigua including breakfast                                                                      Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices
 • 1 night hotel accommodation at the Marina                   Day 7      Antigua/Flores(Tikal)/                       based on per person double occupancy.
   Copan in Copan including breakfast                                     Guatemala City                           Guatemala City:      Marriott           Camino Real       Quinta Real
 • Full day Tikal excursion with lunch                         Early Morning transfer to the airport for a         Sep 01 - Nov 30 ‘07 $1679                 $1719            $1739
 • All Sightseeing as per itinerary                            short flight to Flores in El Peten region. Upon     Dec 01 - May 31’08*   1989                 2039             2059
 • All hotel service charges & taxes                           your arrival you will be met and start the tour     Jun 01 - Nov 30 ‘08*  1699                 1749             1769
 • Tourlite International document                             to Tikal, the great Mayan city. Tikal contains      Single Supplement      490                  530               510
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
                                                               over 3000 structures, constructed between           Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of
 • The services of Tourlite’s local English                                                                        approx. $90, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges.
   speaking tour guides/representatives
                                                               200 BC to 900 AD. Tikal was only discovered         Land Only deduct: Jan 01-Dec 09 $350, Dec 10 - 31 $580
                                                               in the beginning of the 20th century and is an      (USA/GUA/USA).
                                                                                                                   *Airfare supplement Jan 01-Mar 31 & Jul 01-Aug 15 add $50.
                                                               UNESCO “Humanity Heritage” site. Visit the          Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject
Day 1         USA/Guatemala City                               main plaza surrounded by the famous Grand           to change after March 31st 2008.
                                                                                                                   A Holiday supplement may apply     New York, Los Angeles
Depart today via flight to Guatemala City,                     Jaguar Temple, the Temple of the Masks,             for Christmas, New year and         and other U.S. city
Guatemala. Upon your arrival Tourlite represen-                Altars, Palaces & the museum. Transfer to           Ester Holidays.
                                                                                                                                                      Add-ons, see page 66
tatives will meet and escort you to your hotel.                the airport for your flight to Guatemala City
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 Basic Costa Rica
  Choice A: 4 Days-3 Nights – San Jose (3)                                                       ..the beginning of your Costa Rican exploration
                                                                                                                                                                                      $589
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                 AIRFARE




  Choice B: 5 Days-4 Nights – Guanacaste (4)
                                                                          Choice A                                                                     Suggested Optional Tours from San Jose
Guanacaste                                                                Day 1    USA/San Jose                                                                                                      Prices Per Person
                                                                                                                                                       1. Full day tour to Arenal Volcano                       $99
             Liberia                                                      Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.                                 A delightful 2 hour drive through the central
                                                                          Upon arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet                                 highlands leads you to Costa Rica’s most active
                                     San Jose                             and escort you to your hotel.                                                    volcano. Visit The Tabacón recreational spot
                                                                                                                                                           with hot water sulphur springs. Then view
                                                                          Day 2            San Jose                                                        majestic Arenal with its spectacular fiery dis-
                                           COSTA RICA                     This morning your city tour will explore Costa                                   play of thundering explosions. (S,D)
                  ta Rica. ste
        wn Cos          aca
  Your oSan Jose or Guanours
                                                                          Rica’s capital visiting the National Theater,                                2. Aerial Tram                                           $85
         h             yT                                                 National Museum and shopping districts.                                          Located in Braulio Carillo National Park, this 90
Start wit d Optional Da onal                                              Afternoon at leisure. (B)                                                        minute ride takes you to treetop level where
   and ad e) and/or Opti ).                                                                                                                                you will observe jungle life that is impossible to
            g              7
    (this pa ns (pages 50-5                                               Day 3            San Jose                                                        see from the ground. Full day.
      Extensio                                                            Full day free to enjoy the city or take one of the
                                                                          optional tours shown to the right. Visit a rain forest                       3. Poas Volcano & Sarchi Tour                            $60
                                                                                                                                                           Enjoy this partially active volcano, one of the
Our “Basic Costa Rica” Package provides the ideal                         at tree top level, try whitewater rafting or visit                               widest craters in the world, which still dis-
foundation on which to build your Costa Rica                              a volcano are among your options. (B)                                            charges smoke and steam. After lunch visit
                                                                          Day 4            San Jose/USA                                                    Sarchi and the Oxcart Factory. Here local arti-
holiday. Featuring the most desirable hotels in San                                                                                                        sans practice the national art form of unique
Jose and Guanacaste, selected for quality, location,                      Transfer to the airport for your flight to the USA                               painting. 7 hours. (L)
cleanliness, comfort and service. You can book                            and home. (B)
                                                                                                                                                       4. Carara Biological Reserve (Sat.)                      $79
either of these great city packages in conjunction                         Optional extensions available; see pages 50-57                                  This dry rain forest has relatively clear under-
                                                                                                                                                           growth which makes it easy to observe the
with the excursions and extensions shown in this                                                                                                           abundant wildlife. Some of more visible are:
brochure to create your own perfect Costa Rica                            Choice B                                                                         macaws, parrots, toucans, hummingbirds, the
                                                                                                                                                           howler monkey, white face monkey,
vacation.                                                                 Day 1    USA/Liberia/Guanacaste                                                  spider monkey and a variety reptiles and
                                                                          Depart today via flight to Liberia, Costa Rica.                                  amphibians. (L) 10 hours.
              Included Highlights                                         Upon arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet                             5. La Paz Water Falls Gardens                            $65
                                                                          and escort you to your hotel in Guanacaste. (L, D)                               At La Paz Waterfall Gardens, you will see lush
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami to
                                                                                                                                                           tropical Rain Forests, flowing white rivers, spec-
   San Jose or Liberia                                                    Day 2            Guanacaste                                                      tacular waterfalls, birds, butterflies, flowers and
 • All transfers and baggage handling                                     Today you will tour Santa Cruz and Guaitil. This                                 more. The Butterfly Observatory is the largest in
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodations of your                                  very cultural tour visits Santa Cruz, the folklore                               the world. Spanning the length of a football field
   choice in San Jose or 4 Nights hotel accom-                            town of Costa Rica and continues to Guaitil,                                     and reaching heights of 50 feet. The Humming-
                                                                                                                                                           bird Garden attracts 24 different species of the
   modations of your choice in Guanacaste                                 where the locals craft exquisite pottery. (B, L, D)                              birds, more species than any other in Costa Rica
 • Breakfast daily at San Jose hotels                                     Day 3 and 4                 Guanacaste                                           and quite possibly the world. (L) Full day.
 • All Inclusive at Guanacaste Hotels                                     Free days to enjoy the beaches and the abun-                                 6. Whitewater Rafting - Rio Reventazon $95
 • Half day city tour of San Jose (Choice A) or                           dant water sport activities or take one of the                                   Enjoy the thrills of whitewater rafting in the trop-
   Half day tour of Santa Cruz & Guaitil (Choice B)                       optional tours. (B, L, D)                                                        ics. Both beginner and experienced will enjoy
                                                                                                                                                           this trip. Class III rapids. 10 hours. (B,L)
 • All hotel taxes and service charges                                    Day 5            Guanacaste/Liberia/USA
 • Tourlite International document                                        Transfer to the airport for your flight to the USA                           7. Pacific Island Cruise, Gulf of Nicoya $99
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet                                                                                                            Depart for early morning scenic drive to the
                                                                          and home. (B)                                                                    Pacific port of Puntarenas where you board the
 • The services of Tourlite’s local English                                                                                                                yacht for a beautiful day on the calm waters of
   speaking tour guides/representatives
                                                                             Guanacaste Optional Day Tours – see page 53
                                                                                                                                                           the Gulf of Nicoya. 12 hours. (L)


                                                        2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Daily Departures)
                                                 Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person, double occupancy.
                                                              Choice A: San Jose                                                                        Choice B: Guanacaste*
                                 Quality                                              Real Inter-      Costa Rica                        Occidental Fiesta Premier Occidental   Paradisus
                                  Real           Herradura       Melia Cariari       Continental        Marriott           El Nakuti Allegro Papagayo Papagayo Grand Papagayo Playa Conchal
 Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07      $589                    $629               $659              $699               $779              $889             $1099                 $1129             $1259                 $1529
 Dec 10-21, ‘07             859                     899                949              1099               1069              1079              1289                  1329              1459                  1729
 Dec 22, ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08  889                     919                959              1119               1079              1189              1599                  1959              1889                  2389
 Jan 03 - 12, ‘08           919                     929               1039              1089               1139              1169              1229                  1539              1399                  1849
 Jan 13 - Mar 31, ‘08       639                     649                759               819                859              1159              1219                  1519              1429                  1879
 Apr 01 - 30, ‘08           649                     659                769               789                869              1029              1199                  1529              1449                  1579
 May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08**     619                     639                739               789                819              1049              1079                  1349              1279                  1559
 Single Supplement:         200                     200                320               360                410              $120              $240                   400               260                   400
 Additional Nights San Jose see page 50 and Guanacaste see pages 52-53. Saturday night stay required or a supplement may apply. Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel
 Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport taxes to be paid locally (approx $31). Land Only Choice A deduct: Jan 13- Dec 09 $330, Dec 10-Jan 12 $590 (USA/SJO/USA). Land Only Choice B deduct: Jan 13-Mar
 31 $430, Apr 01 - Dec 09 $ 380, Dec 10 - Jan 12 $590 (USA/LIR/USA). *Choice B Guanacaste: During Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays single supplement does not apply and certain hotel may require a minimum stay that
 is higher than 4 nights or a holiday supplement may apply. Pease inquire. **Choice B: Airfare supplement Jul 01-Aug 15 add $55.
 Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after March 31st 2008.                                                                   New York, Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                                         and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                                        Add-ons, see page 66
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Emerald Trails
 9 Days-8 Nights – Villa Blanca (2) Arenal (2) Manuel Antonio (3) San Jose (1) NEW!
                                                                                                                                                                $1559
                                                                                                                                                             FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                                INCLUDING
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                                                                                                                                    Day 8              Manuel Antonio/San Jose
                                                                     Included Highlights                                            Morning transfer to Quepos Airport for a 20-
                  Arenal
                                                                                                                                    minute flight to San Jose. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
                           Villa Blanca                  • Round trip air transportation from Miami                                 Day 9              San Jose/USA
                                                         • All transfers and baggage handling                                       Today you will be transferred to the airport for
                               San Jose
                                                         • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the Villa                               your return flight to the USA and home. (B)
                                      COSTA RICA           Blanca Cloud Forest hotel including breakfast
                                                         • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the Tilajari                            (Optional extensions available; see pages 50-57)
                            Manuel Antonio
                                                           in the Arenal area including breakfast
                                                         • Arenal Volcano tour and Tabacon hot springs
                                                           with lunch and dinner
                                                         • 3 Nights hotel accommodations in Manuel
                                                           Antonio at El Parador or Si Como No includ-
                                                           ing breakfast
                                                         • One way air transfer Quepos/San Jose
                                                         • 1 Night hotel accommodations of your
                                                           choice in San Jose including breakfast
Follow Tourlite’s “Emerald Trails” and discover
                                                         • All hotel taxes and service charges
Costa Rica’s most popular and alluring natural           • Tourlite International document
reserves. Villablanca was conceived as a nature            wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
conservation Project. Amidst the Los Angeles             • The services of Tourlite’s local English
                                                           speaking tour guides/representatives
Cloud Forest, enjoy the beauty of nature and the
tranquility of a picturesque country dairy farm
                                                        Day 4            Arenal
and cloud forest habitat. Manuel Antonio                Day at leisure for independent activities such as
National Park is located outside Quepos on the          horseback riding, hiking and swimming. (B)
Pacific. It offers well marked trails for viewing the   Day 5            Arenal/Manuel Antonio
abundant wildlife as well as dramatic vistas of the     Early morning departure for Quepos and Manuel
Pacific Ocean.                                          Antonio. The area is adorned with small hotels
                                                        and inns with breathtaking views of the Pacific.
Day 1       USA/San Jose/Villa Blanca                   Arrival at your hotel in Manuel Antonio. Balance
            Cloud Forest                                of day at leisure. (B)
Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.
                                                        Day 6 & 7 Manuel Antonio
Upon arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet
                                                        2 full days to visit and explore this sanctuary.
you and you will be transferred to the Villa
                                                        Hiking, horseback riding or swimming is recom-
Blanca Cloud Forest hotel, only 1 hour from the
                                                        mended. Don't miss an exciting Canopy tour
San Jose airport. The Villablanca experience
                                                        that Costa Rica has become so known for. (B)
starts with the unique personality of your
accommodations. These charming "Casitas" or                                                                                         Villa Blanca Chapel
bungalows are unparalleled in Costa Rica in
their unique style and village setting on a hill-           2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu, Fri & Sat)
top overlooking 3,000 acres of dairy farms and                   Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
protected Cloud Forest.                                  San Jose:                     Quality Real              Herradura             Melia Cariari      Real Inter-Continental           Marriott
                                                         Cloud Forest:                 Villa Blanca             Villa Blanca           Villa Blanca            Villa Blanca             Villa Blanca
Day 2       Villa Blanca Cloud Forest                    Arenal:                          Tilajari                 Tilajari               Tilajari                Tilajari                 Tilajari
Day at leisure for independent activities such as                                      Si Como No/              Si Como No/            Si Como No/            Si Como No/               Si Como No/
                                                         Manuel Antonio*:               El Parador               El Parador             El Parador              El Parador               El Parador
horseback riding and hiking. A guided visit is rec-
                                                         Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07             $1559                     $1599                 $1629                     $1649                  $1669
ommended to the Los Angeles Cloud Forest                 Dec 10 - 21, ‘07                  1929                      1969                  1999                      2029                   2029
where you will enter a mystical habitat to a vari-       Dec 22, ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08         1959                      1989                  2039                      2059                   2059
ety of flora and fauna similar to its counterpart in     Jan 03 - 12, ‘08                  1949                      1949                  1979                      2029                   2039
Monteverde. (B)                                          Jan 13 - Apr 30, ‘08              1639                      1659                  1689                      1699                   1719
                                                         May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08              1569                      1579                  1629                      1639                   1649
Day 3       Villa Blanca Cloud Forest/ Arenal            Single Supplement:                 700                       680                   730                       750                    760
Today you will be transferred to the Arenal area         Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport
in the lush San Carlos lowlands. Visit to the            taxes to be paid locally (approx $31). Flights within Costa Rica have a maximum baggage allowance of 25 lbs per person. Land Only deduct: Jan 13-
                                                         Dec 09 $330, Dec 10-Jan 12 $590 (USA/SJO/USA).
geothermally heated pools of the Tabacón Spa             * Christmas & New Year Supplement for El Parador $100 p.p.d.o./$200 p.p.s.o applies. Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges
and this evening experience the mighty Arenal            are subject to change after March 31st 2008.
Volcano, one of the most active in the world.
                                                                                                                                                        New York, Los Angeles
(B,L,D)
                                                                                                                                                         and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                        Add-ons, see page 66
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  Costa Rica At Its Best
    Choice A: 9 Days-8 Nights – San Jose (1), Arenal (2), Monteverde Cloud Forest (2), Guanacaste (3)
    Choice B: 11 Days-10 Nights – San Jose (1), Tortuguero (2), Arenal (2), Monteverde Cloud Forest (2), Guanacaste (3)


                        Arenal
                                                                    Included Highlights
Guanacaste   Liberia
                                            Tortuguero
                                            National Park
                 Monteverde                                 Choice A
                                                            • Roundtrip air transportation Miami/San Jose
                                 San Jose                     – Liberia/Miami
                                                            • All transfers and baggage handling
                                      COSTA RICA            • 1 Night accommodations at hotel of
                                                              your choice in San Jose including breakfast
                                                            • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the
                                                              Tilajari Resort in the Arenal Area including
                                                              breakfast
                                                            • Arenal Volcano tour and Tabacón Hot
                                                              Springs, lunch and dinner included             Hot Springs
                                                            • Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge tour with lunch
                                                            • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the Cloud     Choice A
                                                              Forest Lodge in Monteverde with breakfast
 Tourlite’s Costa Rica At It’s Best is packed with          • Monteverde Cloud Forest tour
                                                                                                             Day 1    USA/San Jose
                                                                                                             Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.
 value and diversity. A splendid introduction               • 3 Nights accommodations in Guanacaste.
                                                                                                             Upon arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet
 to Costa Rica’s incredible beauty, you’ll witness            All-Inclusive.
                                                                                                             and escort you to your hotel.
                                                            • All hotel taxes and service charges
 the drama and power of spectacular Arenal                  • Tourlite International document                Day 2         San Jose/Arenal
 Volcano; discover magnificent Monteverde                     wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet   Today, you will be transferred to the Arenal area
 Cloud Forest, a 26,000 acre private reserve                • The services of Tourlite’s local English       and to the Tilajari Resort in the lush San Carlos
 and home to myriad plants, animals, reptiles                 speaking tour guides/representatives           lowlands. Visit to the geothermally heated pools
                                                            Choice B                                         of the Tabacón Spa and this evening experience
 and more than 400 species of birds. With                   Same as Itinerary in Choice A, plus:             the mighty Arenal Volcano, one of the most
 Choice B the very best of this ecologically rich           • 2 Nights accommodations in Tortuguero at       active in the world. (B,L,D)
 country is offered with the addition of 2 nights in          Mawamba Lodge or similar including all
                                                              meals and tours                                Day 3         Arenal
 magnificent Tortuguero National park. Relax on                                                              Morning departure for the Caño Negro Wild
 your last 3 nights in the exotic, unspoiled                                                                 Life Refuge. A jungle river tour takes you into
 Guanacaste Provence at one of our selected hotels.                                                          the 20,000 acre refuge where you can see
                                                                                                             crocodiles, iguanas, monkeys, turtles and
                                                                                                             many species of birds. (B,L)
                                                                                                             Day 4         Arenal/Monteverde
                                                                                                             Today transfer to the Monteverde Cloud Forest,
                                                                                                             nestled high in the Tilaran mountain range. This
                                                                                                             26,000 acre private reserve is home to myriad
                                                                                                             plants, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and over
                                                                                                             400 species of birds. (B)
                                                                                                             Day 5         Monteverde
                                                                                                             Early morning pickup for your guided hiking
                                                                                                             tour to the Monteverde reserve and visit to
                                                                                                             the hummingbird gallery. (B)
                                                                                                             Day 6         Monteverde/Guanacaste
                                                                                                             This morning, transfer to one of the most
                                                                                                             diverse and attractive areas in Costa Rica,
                                                                                                             Guanacaste. (B, L, D)
                                                                                                             Days 7 and 8           Guanacaste
                                                                                                             At leisure to enjoy and discover this fascinating area
                                                                                                             on your own. Enjoy life on the beach, “run a river”
                                                                                                             or dive the crystal waters of the Pacific. (B, L, D)
                                                                                                             Day 9         Guanacaste/Liberia/USA
                                                                                                             Transfer to the airport for your flight to the USA
                                                                                                             and home. (B)

 Monteverde Cloud Forest
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                                                                                                                                                                                              AIRFARE




Choice B
Day 1    USA/San Jose
Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.
Upon arrival Tourlite representatives will meet
and escort you to your hotel.
Day 2       San Jose/Tortuguero National Park
This morning you will be transferred to the canal
area of the Atlantic coast. En route you will drive
through the fabulous Braulio Carrillo National
Park. Board a river boat for an exciting 30 mile
trip through tropical rain forests along the
Tortuguero Canals to your lodge. Overnight at
the lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 3       Tortuguero National Park
After breakfast continue your tour along the
brackish and fresh water canals, forests and
marshlands. You may spot a host of colorful
birds, monkeys and crocodiles as you explore
the dense rain forest. This location is teeming
with tropical wildlife. (B,L,D)
Day 4       Tortuguero/Arenal
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the
Arenal area and to the Tilajari resort hotel in the
lush San Carlos lowlands. Visit to the geother-
mally heated pools of the Tabacon Spa and
Arenal Volcano. (B,L,D)
Day 5 to Day 11
Same as Choice A Itinerary Day 3 to Day 9.


                                                      Tree top canopy walk
                                                                                                                       Choice B: 2nts Tortuguero Add
                                                                                                                       Mawamba or Laguna Lodge:                        Dbl         Sgl         Tpl
                                                                                                                       Per Person Rates:                             $379        $419        $339

                                                                                         2007/2008 Dates & Rates
                                                                                                  (Weekly Departures Thu, Fri & Sat)
                                                               Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
                                                       San Jose:                  Taylor's Inn       Quality Real        Herradura           Melia Cariari Real Inter-Continental    Marriott
                                                                                                                         Occidental            Fiesta            Occidental         Paradisus
                                                       Guanacaste*:                El Nakuti           El Nakuti     Allegro Papagayo     Premier Papagayo   Grand Papagayo       Playa Conchal
                                                       Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07      $1439                 $1449             $1599                 $1659                  $1779              $1999
                                                       Dec 10 - 21, ‘07           1639                  1649              1799                  1889                   1999               2209
                                                       Dec 22, ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08 1699                   1719              2069                  2369                   2339               2719
                                                       Jan 03 - 12, ‘08           1659                  1689              1739                  1969                   1939               2299
Guanacaste Beach                                       Jan 13 - Mar 31, ‘08       1659                  1689              1759                  1999                   1959               2279
                                                       Apr 01 - 30, ‘08           1559                  1589              1759                  2029                   1969               2079
                                                       May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08** 1519                      1559              1559                  1829                   1799               2029
                                                       Single Supplement:          260                   290               390                   570                    460                530
                                                       Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport
                                                       taxes to be paid locally (approx $31). Flights within Costa Rica have a maximum baggage allowance of 25 lbs per person. Land Only: Jan 01-Mar 31
                                                       $430, Apr 01 - Dec 09 $ 380, Dec 10 - 31 $590 (USA/SJO-LIR/USA).
                                                       *Guanacaste: During Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays single supplement does not apply and certain hotel may require a minimum stay that is
                                                       higher than 4 nights or a holiday supplement may apply. Pease inquire.
                                                       **Airfare supplement: Jul 01-Aug 15 add $55 per person.
                                                       Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after March 31st 2008.


                                                                                                                                                       New York, Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                        and other U.S. city
Sea kayaking
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 Ecological Heritage
  11 Days-10 Nights – San Jose (3), Sarapiqui (1), Tortuguero (2), Arenal (2), Manuel Antonio (2) NEW!

                                                            Day 1       USA/San Jose
                                                            Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa
                   Arenal
                                                            Rica. Upon your arrival Tourlite representa-
                    Sarapiqui               Tortuguero
                                IN          National Park   tives will meet and escort you to your hotel.
                                Bioparque
                                                            Day 2       San Jose
                                San Jose
                                                            Drive through the city of Alajuela to Poas
                                                            National Park. You will have the opportunity to
                                                            view an active crater with its eruptions of
           Manuel Antonio
                                       COSTA RICA           smoke and steam and an inactive crater, con-
                                                            taining a cold-water lake. The active crater is
                                                            one of the largest in the world (one mile in
                                                            diameter). Then proceed to the town of
                                                            Sarchi, which for the last century has been
                                                            the center of production of the ancestral
                                                            oxcart. Presently Sarchi is known as an arti-     Sunset over Manuel Antonio
                                                            san craft center. Return to your hotel in San
                                                                                                              lodge you can relax and enjoy the rest of the
                                                            Jose. (B,L)
A virtual feast for the senses, Tourlite’s                                                                    day at leisure. Dinner is at the hotel. (B,L,D)
“Ecological Heritage” will delight you with its             Day 3       San Jose/                             Day 5       Tortuguero
visits to a popular selection of protected natural                      IN Bioparque/Sarapiqui                This morning tour Tortuguero's canals in small-
reserves and rain forests. Magnificent                      Drive to IN Bioparque in Costa Rica's cen-        er boats that will allow you a closer look at the
Tortuguero, is one of the most varied of the                tral valley for breakfast and a guided tour.      flora & fauna in the smaller canals. Relax the
parks. It’s freshwater canals, marshlands and               Continue to the Rain Forest Aerial Tram for       rest of the day and enjoy the comforting
dense forests provide refuge to many species of             a guided tour and lunch. Then transfer to         sounds of the nature, fishing, canoeing and
                                                            Sarapiqui. Check in and afternoon at leisure.     exploring on your own. Between May through
endangered mammals. The Arenal Volcano
                                                            (B,L)                                             October an optional night tour is available to
first erupted with a tremendous explosion in
1968 and continues to be very active to this                Day 4       Sarapiqui/Tortuguero                  see giant turtles coming ashore to lay their
                                                            Depart from Sarapiqui to the embarkation          eggs. Dinner and overnight. (B,L,D)
day. Manuel Antonio National Park located on
the Pacific offers well marked trails for viewing           point on Matina River to board the boat for       Day 6       Tortuguero/Arenal
                                                            your trip through the waterways of the
the abundant wildlife as well as dramatic                                                                     This morning depart to Arenal, via the plains of
                                                            Tortuguero Canals. This might be the high-        San Carlos, a landscape of exceptional beauty,
vistas of the Pacific Ocean.                                light of your trip. For the next two hours        where you can see the volcano through the
          Included Highlights                               you will see the most diversified wildlife.       clouds. Proceed to your Lodge in the area. In the
                                                            Birds, Monkeys, Ocelots and maybe a               afternoon you will visit the Tabacon Thermal
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami                 Manatee may appear. After arriving at the         Baths Resort where you can enjoy the luscious
 • All transfers as per itinerary with assistance
   & baggage handling
 • 3 nights hotel accommodation of your choice
   in San Jose including breakfast
 • Full day Poas Volcano and Sarchi tour with lunch
 • 1 night accommodation in Sarapiqui including
   breakfast
 • IN Bioparque and Aerial Tram tour with lunch
 • 2 nights accommodation in Tortuguero at
   Mawamba Lodge or similar including all
   meals and tours
 • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Arenal
   including breakfast
 • Arenal volcano and Tabacon hot springs tour
   with lunch and dinner
 • Cano Negro wildlife refuge tour with lunch
 • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Manuel
   Antonio including breakfast
 • Tour of Carara Biological Reserve with lunch
 • Hotel service charges & taxes
 • Tourlite International document
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet.
 • The services of Tourlite's local English speak-
   ing tour guides/representatives

                                                            Volcanoes
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                                                                                                                                                             FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                              INCLUDING
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gardens and pools of therapeutic water heated to
a perfect temperature by the Arenal Volcano.
Arenal is Costa Rica's most active volcano and
erupts every moment, providing an unforgettable
spectacle of sound and light, lava and ash. (B,L,D)
Day 7       Arenal
You will visit the Cano Negro wildlife Refuge.
The variety of wild life in the area includes mon-
keys, sloths, ocelots, fresh water sharks and
hundreds of species of birds. Continue to Cano
Negro Lagoon for a boat ride through the Lake
Region. (B,L)
Day 8       Arenal/Manuel Antonio
You will be transferred to Manuel Antonio
National Park and proceed to your hotel. This
unique park features a tall evergreen forest that
grows to a high-tide mark and holds a variety of
wildlife, including the squirrel monkey, currently
in danger of extinction as well as white sandy
beaches and islands that dot the coastline. The
islands are home to numerous waterfowl and
dolphins. Whales are sometimes sighted in the
clear crystal waters. The remainder of the day is
at leisure. (B)
Day 9       Manuel Antonio
The day is at leisure to enjoy the hotel facilities
and the beach. You may choose to stroll around
or take a swim. The beach is the most beautiful
in Costa Rica or perhaps visit (optional tour) the
Manuel Antonio National Park.. (B)
Day 10      Manuel Antonio/Carara/
            San Jose
Today you will drive to Carara Biological
Reserve one of the most fascinating reserves
of the tropical forest in Costa Rica. The
reserve is famous for its abundance of flora
and species of fauna. Continue to San Jose
and transferred to your hotel. The remainder
of the day is at leisure. (B,L)
Day 11      San Jose/USA                              Looking over the lush land
After breakfast at your hotel you will be trans-
ferred to the airport for your departing flight
home. (B)
                                                          2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu, Fri & Sat)
                                                               Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
(Optional extensions available; see pages 50-57)       San Jose:                  Taylor's Inn        Quality Real        Herradura          Melia Cariari      Real Inter-Continental      Marriott
                                                       Arenal:                       Tilajari            Tilajari           Tilajari             Tilajari               Tilajari             Tilajari
                                                                                 Si Como No /        Si Como No /       Si Como No /         Si Como No /          Si Como No /          Si Como No /
                                                       Manuel Antonio:            El Parador           El Parador        El Parador           El Parador              El Parador          El Parador
                                                       Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07     $1989                  $2049              $2079                 $2119                  $2169              $2239
                                                       Dec 10 ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08 2349                    2429               2449                  2569                   2629               2639
                                                       Jan 13 - Apr 30, ‘08      2049                   2129               2129                  2249                   2299               2349
                                                       May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08      1939                   2019               2049                  2139                   2189               2229
                                                       Single Supplement:         500                    620                630                   740                    780                840
                                                       Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport
                                                       taxes to be paid locally (approx $31). Flights within Costa Rica have a maximum baggage allowance of 25 lbs per person. Land Only deduct: Jan 13-
                                                       Dec 09 $330, Dec 10-Jan 12 $590 (USA/SJO/USA).
                                                       * Christmas & New Year Supplement for El Parador $100 p.p.d.o./$200 p.p.s.o applies. Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges
                                                       are subject to change after March 31st 2008.
                                                                                                                                                     New York, Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                      and other U.S. city
Exploring the Tortuguero Canals                                                                                                                      Add-ons, see page 66
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 Tropical Treasures                                                                                                                                            $1959
                                                                                                                                                            FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                              INCLUDING
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 9 Days-8 Nights – San Jose (2) Manuel Antonio (3) Corcovado National Park (3)

                                                       Day 1           USA/San Jose
                                                       Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.
                                                       Upon arrival Tourlite representatives will meet
                                                       and escort you to your hotel.
                               San Jose                Day 2           San Jose/Manuel Antonio
                                                       Early morning departure for Quepos and Manuel
                                     COSTA RICA        Antonio. The area is adorned with small hotels
           Manuel Antonio                              and inns with breathtaking views of the Pacific.
                                                       Arrival at your hotel in Manuel Antonio. Balance
                                                       of day at leisure. (B)
                                                       Day 3 & 4 Manuel Antonio
                                                       2 full days to visit and explore this sanctuary.
                      Corcovado National Park          Hiking, horseback riding or swimming is recom-
                                                       mended. Don't miss an exciting Canopy tour
                                                       that Costa Rica has become so known for. (B)
                                                       Day 5           Manuel Antonio/Corcovado
                                                                       National Park                                               Casa Corcovado
Come and experience these 2 unique Pacific             This morning you will be transferred to the
Coast destinations within this tiny country.           domestic airport for your flight to Palmar Sur.                            Day 7              Corcovado National Park
Manuel Antonio National Park is located out-           Upon arrival transfer to a boat for a dramatic                                                (Caño Island Biological Reserve)
side Quepos on the Pacific Ocean. It offers well       approach to the Casa Corcovado lodge. Tucked                               After breakfast, depart on a half-hour boat trip for
marked trails for viewing the abundant                 away on the coast in the primary rainforest of a                           Caño Island and enjoy extraordinary snorkeling in
wildlife as well as dramatic vistas of the Pacific     170 acre private reserve and bordering                                     the warm, crystal blue waters. See wide variety of
Ocean. The beaches within Manuel Antonio's             Corcovado National Park, the lodge provides the                            brilliantly colored tropical fish and coral species.
National Par provide an idyllic tropical setting.      ideal base for your in-depth rainforest experi-                            Not only do the waters surrounding Caño Island
Corcovado National Park, located further               ence. This evening enjoy a welcome drink at the                            contain some of the most abundant and varied
                                                       sunset bar and dinner at the lodge (B,L,D).                                marine life in the world, but the island also pos-
south on the Pacific, protects the last portion of
                                                       Day 6           Corcovado National Park                                    sesses several pre-Colombian archeological arti-
Tropical Humid Forest of the Mesoamerican
                                                                                                                                  facts. Return to your lodge for one final evening in
Pacific. Due to its geographical location,             The cry of howler monkeys welcome us to our
                                                                                                                                  the rainforest. (B,L,D)
climate, soil conditions and topography, this          first full day in this nature lover's paradise. After
area is home to an amazing diversity of biolog-        a hearty breakfast we begin our walk through a                             Day 8              Corcovado /San Jose
ical species and described as the Amazon of            lush primary rainforest. After crossing a pristine                         After breakfast, return to the Palmar Sur airport
                                                                                                                                  for your short flight to San Jose. Upon arrival
Costa Rica.                                            mountain stream, our trail leads us through the
                                                                                                                                  transfer to your hotel for overnight. (B)
                                                       dense rainforest and past unspoiled waterfalls.
                                                       Continue over the rough forest trails to one of                            Day 9              San Jose/USA
                                                       the few ranger stations in the national park.                              Today you will be transferred to the airport for
          Included Highlights                                                                                                     your return flight to the USA and home. (B)
                                                       Here, we enjoy a picnic before the return walk to
                                                       your lodge. Overnight at Casa Corcovado. (B,L,D)                           (Optional extensions available; see pages 50-57)
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami
 • Air transportation Quepos/Palmar Sur/San
   Jose
 • All transfers and baggage handling                      2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu, Fri & Sat)
                                                                Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations of your
                                                        San Jose:                  Quality Real              Herradura               Melia Cariari           Real Inter-Continental         Marriott
   choice in San Jose including breakfast
                                                                                  Si Como No /              Si Como No /             Si Como No /                Si Como No /            Si Como No /
 • 3 nights hotel accommodations in Manuel              Manuel Antonio*:            El Parador               El Parador               El Parador                   El Parador             El Parador
   Antonio at El Parador or Si Como No, includ-         Osa Peninsula:           Casa Corcovado            Casa Corcovado           Casa Corcovado             Casa Corcovado           Casa Corcovado
   ing breakfast                                        Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07      $1959                       $1989                     $1999                       $2049                   $2089
 • 3 Nights accommodations at Casa                      Dec 10 - 21, ‘07           2499                        2539                      2619                        2659                    2639
   Corcovado including all meals                        Dec 22, ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08 2519                         2559                      2639                        2679                    2659
 • Full day tour of Corcovado National Park             Jan 03 - 12, ‘08           2379                        2379                      2459                        2489                    2519
 • Full day tour to Cano Island                         Jan 13 - Apr 30, ‘08       2079                        2099                      2169                        2189                    2249
 • Tourlite International document                      May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08       1939                        1959                      2019                        2059                    2099
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet         Single Supplement:          650                         660                       740                         780                     770
                                                        Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport
 • The services of Tourlite’s local English speaking
                                                        taxes to be paid locally (approx $31). Flights within Costa Rica have a maximum baggage allowance of 25 lbs per person. Land Only deduct: Jan 13-
   tour guides/representatives                          Dec 09 $330, Dec 10-Jan 12 $590 (USA/SJO/USA). * Christmas & New Year Supplement for El Parador $100 p.p.d.o./$200 p.p.s.o applies. Airfares,
 • All hotel taxes and service charges                  air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after March 31st 2008.
                                                                                                                                                      New York, Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                       and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                      Add-ons, see page 66
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   Costa Rica Adventure
    10 Days-9 Nights – San Jose (1), Pacuare River Rafting (1), Sarapiqui (2), Arenal 2, Guanacaste (3) NEW!
                                                                                                                                                             FROM
                                                                                                                                                                 $1849                         INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                                 AIRFARE




                                                         rapids). The river passes through scenic canyons                           Day 6            Arenal
                         Arenal
                                                         where waterfalls plummet down into the rapidly                             Your adventure begins with an orientation meet-
Guanacaste                          Sarapiqui            coursing river below. This exciting journey takes                          ing and the instructions to operate your ATV. Your
               Liberia
                                  Pacuare River          an hour and a half before you arrive to your lodge.                        tour will not only give you the opportunity for
                                                         The afternoon is at leisure you may want to try a                          adventure (where you will be challenged by either
                                      San Jose           canopy adventure. a guided hike to the waterfalls                          the dust or the mud, depending the season) and
                                                         or just relax & enjoy the nature and the facilities of                     fun, but you will also enjoy nature and unique
                                            COSTA RICA   the lodge. (B,L,D)                                                         views of the majestic Arenal Volcano. We ride to
                                                         Day 3           Pacuare River / Sarapiqui                                  La Fortuna Waterfall first, next to Jauri Town to
                                                         After breakfast you will prepare for the second                            observe different types of plantations and we will
  For travelers who want to be active there is           expedition. Rafting becomes more thrilling as                              continue to La Guaria Town, overlooking the
                                                         you begin to use the skills and experience you                             Arenal River. Short stop for snacks and a possible
  no better vacation than Costa Rica. Tourlite                                                                                      refreshing shower. The return trail goes through
  has put together a trip with something for             already gained. You may stop to explore side
                                                         streams that lead to striking waterfalls and pools                         pastureland and includes a stop to enjoy the
  everyone, white water rafting, trekking                with a natural waterslide that tempts you to                               Arenal Volcano while your guide will explain its
  through the rainforest, horseback riding,              jump right in. The day ends having conquest one                            history on your way back to the station. (B)
  hiking through the canopy of the jungle and            of the wildest and most scenic rivers in the                               Day 7            Arenal /Guanacaste
  time to relax at the beach.                            world. After lunch you will be transferred to the                          Today you will be transferred by bus to
                                                         Sarapiqui area for overnight. (B,L)                                        Guanacaste province in the North Pacific coast.
             Included Highlights                         Day 4           Sarapiqui                                                  It is Costa Rica’s largest region with unique
                                                         The beautiful lands of Sarapiqui area will capture                         towns, fantastic beaches, belching volcanoes
   • Round trip air transportation from Miami/San                                                                                   and unbelievable wildlife. You will be trans-
     Jose - Liberia/Miami
                                                         your attention. The impressive Sarapiqui river will
                                                         show you all kinds of wildlife. A guided boat tour                         ferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day
   • All transfers as per itinerary with assistance                                                                                 is at leisure to enjoy the beach and the beauti-
     & baggage handling                                  through the river will be the highlight of the day.
                                                         Birds, monkeys, caimans, iguanas, crocodiles are                           ful surroundings. (B,D)
   • 1 night accommodation at hotel of your
     choice in San Jose including breakfast              just part of the wildlife in this river. Overnight in                      Day 8            Guanacaste
   • 1 night/2 days white water rafting (class III-      Sarapiqui. (B)                                                             Today enjoy a full day adventure at the Vida
     IV) on Pacuare River with all meals                 Day 5           Sarapiqui/Arenal                                           Aventura Nature Park at the outskirts of the
   • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Sarapiqui           Today you will be transferred to Arenal area. The                          Rincon de la Vieja and Miraflores volcanoes.
     with breakfast daily                                rain forest of Arenal offers a unique diverse vari-                        Canopy, horseback riding, waterslide, mud
   • Sarapiqui jungle river boat tour                    ety of ecosystems, some of the most natural                                bath and hot springs are the attractions. (B,L,D)
   • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Arenal              beauty of Costa Rica and the majestic Arenal vol-                          Day 9            Guanacaste
     including breakfast                                 cano with its spectacular thundering explosions.                           The day is at leisure to enjoy the hotel facilities
   • Arenal volcano and Tabacon hot springs tour         In the afternoon visit the Tabacon Thermal Baths                           and the beach. You may choose to stroll around,
     including dinner                                    Resort where you can enjoy the luscious gar-                               take a swim or take an optional tour. (B,L,D)
   • ATV Adventure tour                                  dens & pools of therapeutic water heated to a
   • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Guanacaste          perfect temperature by the Volcano. Dinner is
                                                                                                                                    Day 10           Guanacaste//Liberia/USA
     All inclusive                                                                                                                  Today you will be transferred to the airport for
                                                         included. (B,D)
   • Vida Aventura Nature Park tour with lunch                                                                                      your departing flight to the USA and home. (B)
   • Hotel service charges & taxes
   • Tourlite International document                           2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu, Fri & Sat)
     wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet                 Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
   • The services of Tourlite’s local                     San Jose:                  Taylor’s Inn       Quality Real         Herradura           Melia Cariari      Real Inter-Continental    Marriott
     English speaking tour guides/representatives         Arenal:                      Tilajari           Tilajari             Tilajari            Tilajari                 Tilajari           Tilajari
                                                                                                                             Occidental            Fiesta                 Occidental         Paradisus
                                                          Guanacaste*:                El Nakuti           El Nakuti      Allegro Papagayo     Premier Papagayo        Grand Papagayo       Playa Conchal
  Day 1       USA/San Jose                                Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07      $1849                 $1859              $2029                 $2069                   $2189               $2419
  Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.        Dec 10 - 21, ‘07           2039                  2059               2229                  2299                    2419                2619
  Upon your arrival Tourlite representatives will         Dec 22, ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08 2099                   2129               2469                  2779                    2749                3139
  meet and escort you to your hotel.                      Jan 03 - 12, ‘08           2139                  2169               2219                  2489                    2419                2779
  Day 2       San Jose/Pacuare River                      Jan 13 - Mar 31, ‘08       2069                  2089               2159                  2429                    2359                2699
  You will depart San Jose early in the morning driv-     Apr 01 - 30, ‘08           1959                  1989               2139                  2399                    2339                2479
  ing through the old capital city of Cartago and the     May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08**     1939                  1969               1999                  2239                    2189                2449
  lush green farmlands to the banks of Pacuare            Single Supplement:          480                   520                450                   600                     530                 640
  River with a stop for breakfast on the way.             Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport
                                                          taxes to be paid locally (approx $31). Flights within Costa Rica have a maximum baggage allowance of 25 lbs per person. Land Only: Jan 01-Mar 31
  Pacuare River is one of the top five rivers in the      $430, Apr 01 - Dec 09 $ 380, Dec 10 - 31 $590 (USA/SJO-LIR/USA). *Guanacaste: During Christmas, New year & Easter holidays single supplement
  world for its scenery & rapids. At the banks of the     does not apply and certain hotel may require a minimum stay that is higher than 4 nights or a holiday supplement may apply. Pease inquire.
                                                          **Airfare supplement; Jul 01-Aug 15 add $55 per person.
  river expert guides will provide you with the raft-     Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after            New York, Los Angeles
  ing gears and explain to you safety precautions         March 31st 2008.
                                                                                                                                                          and other U.S. city
  before the rafting adventure begins (class III
                                                                                                                                                         Add-ons, see page 66
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 Lovers’ Retreat
8 Days – 7 Nights - San Jose (2) Punta Islita (5)
                                                                                                                                                                $1629
                                                                                                                                                             FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                             INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                               AIRFARE




                             San Jose


     Punta Islita
                                COSTA RICA

                                                       Punta Islita

                                                       Day 1               USA/San Jose                                           Day 2                San Jose / Punta Islita
                                                       Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.                           Today you will be transferred to the San Jose
                                                       On arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet you                         airport for your short flight to Punta Islita. Upon
                                                       and transfer you to your hotel, located on the hill-                       arrival, Tourlite representative will meet and
                                                       side overlooking San Jose. The White House                                 transfer you to your hotel. Balance of day at
For this romantic trip, you will stay in 2 of the      Hotel, Restaurant Casino & SPA is the ideal                                leisure. (B)
most romantic hotel/resorts in Costa Rica.             destination for those travelers seeking luxurious
                                                                                                                                  Day 3 to 6 Punta Islita
Tourlite's "Lover's Retreat" has been planned          accommodations, personalized service, and fine
                                                                                                                                  A member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the
with the most convenient schedules to mini-            dining. Each of the unique guest rooms boasts
                                                                                                                                  World, the Hotel Punta Islita is inlaid in a pris-
mize your traveling time and maximize your             hand-carved king or queen beds and double pil-
                                                                                                                                  tine mountain outpost of Costa Rica's Pacific
                                                       low top mattresses, elegantly crafted wood fur-
ultimate romantic getaway.                                                                                                        Coast. The Hotel Punta Islita interweaves nature,
                                                       niture, cable TV, spacious bathrooms and scenic
                                                                                                                                  community, and art in a colorful tapestry that
                                                       balcony views of the lush gardens or the San
              Included Highlights                                                                                                 cascades from the summit unto the intimate
                                                       José Valley below. Evening at leisure.
                                                                                                                                  cove and namesake islet at the far end of the
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami to                                                                                    beach. Beautifully appointed ocean-view bunga-
   San Jose, Costa Rica                                                                                                           lows and spacious suites with Jacuzzi and pri-
 • Round trip air transportation San Jose/Punta                                                                                   vate terraces, luxurious gourmet meals, a private
   Islita                                                                                                                         beach, infinity edge pool, tennis courts, biking,
 • All transfers and baggage handling                                                                                             horseback riding and boating. (B)
 • Bottle of wine and flowers on arrival
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the White                                                                                     Day 7                Punta Islita/San Jose
   House hotel in San Jose, including breakfast                                                                                   After breakfast, transfer to the Punta Islita air-
   daily.                                                                                                                         port for your short flight to San Jose. Upon
 • 5 Nights hotel accommodations at the Hotel                                                                                     arrival transfer to your hotel for overnight. (B)
   Punta Islita in Guanacaste, including break-
   fast daily.                                                                                                                    Day 8                San Jose/USA
 • Tourlite International document                                                                                                Today you will be transferred to the airport for
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet                                                                                   your return flight to the USA and home. (B)
 • The services of Tourlite’s local English speaking
                                                       White House Gardens
   tour guides/representatives                                                                                                    (Optional extensions available; see pages 50-57)
 • All hotel taxes and service charges
                                                           2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu, Fri & Sat)
                                                                Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
                                                                                                       White House                       White House                          White House
                                                        San Jose:                                        Deluxe                             Jr. Suite                          Sup. Suite
                                                                                                       Punta Islita                       Punta Islita                         Punta Islita
                                                        Guanacaste*:                                     Deluxe                         Suite w/Jacuzzi                     Casita w/Pvt Pool
                                                        Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07                              $1629                              $1999                                $2189
                                                        Dec 10, ‘07 - Jan 01, ‘08                         2099                               2599                                 2799
                                                        Jan 02-12, ‘08                                    2279                               2699                                 2899
                                                        Jan 13 - Mar 31, ‘08                              1999                               2439                                 2639
                                                        Apr 01 - 30, ‘08                                   1939                               2359                                 2569
                                                        May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08                              1899                               2299                                 2499
                                                        Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport
                                                        taxes to be paid locally (approx $31).
                                                        Flights within Costa Rica have a maximum baggage allowance of 25 lbs per person.
                                                        Land Only deduct: Jan 13- Dec 09 $330, Dec 10-Jan 12 $590 (USA/SJO/USA).
                                                        *Christmas, New Year & Easter Supplement for Punta Islita applies (Dec. 26-Jan 02 & Apr 01-08). Please inquire.
                                                        Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after March 31st 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                     New York, Los Angeles
Relaxing above the Pacific                                                                                                                                            and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                                     Add-ons, see page 664
40                                                                     www.tourlite.com
Costa Rica Fly & Drive
 9 Days-8 Nights – San Jose (2), Arenal (1), Monteverde Cloud Forest (2), Manuel Antonio or Guanacaste (3)
                                                                                                                                                                                                       $1289
                                                                                                                                                                                                    FROM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         INCLUDING
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           AIRFARE




                                                                                              Included Highlights
                        Arenal
   Guanacaste                                                                    • Round trip air transportation from Miami
                              Monteverde                                         • All transfers and baggage handling
                                                                                 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations of
                                      San Jose
                                                                                   your choice in San Jose including breakfast
                                           COSTA RICA                            • 7 Day Car Rental (Toyota Rav4 or similar
                                                                                   4 x 4, manual) – including basic insurance
                                 Manuel Antonio
                                                                                 • 1 Night hotel accommodation at the Tilajari Resort
                                                                                   Hotel in the Arenal area including breakfast                                      Quetzal in the Cloud Forest
                                                                                 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the
                                                                                   Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge including                                          Day 4                  Monteverde
                                                                                   breakfast (or similar)                                                           Day at leisure, recommending a hiking tour of the
                                                                                 • 3 Nights hotel accommodation in Manuel                                           reserve and a visit to the hummingbird gallery. (B)
                                                                                   Antonio including breakfast OR Guanacaste.
                                                                                   All inclusive                                                                    Day 5                  Monteverde/Manuel Antonio
                                                                                 • Tourlite International document                                                                         or Guanacaste
Tourlite’s “Costa Rica Fly & Drive”                                                wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet                                     Today it is off to the beautiful Pacific Coast and
                                                                                                                                                                    Manuel Antonio or Guanacaste. Manuel Antonio
is a unique program which gives you the free-                                    • The services of Tourlite’s local English
                                                                                   speaking tour guides/representatives                                             is the location of Costa Rica’s most famous
dom to explore the fascinating contrasts and                                                                                                                        National Park. It’s dramatic location makes the
                                                                                 • All hotel taxes and service charges
extraordinary beauty of Costa Rica on your                                       * Car rental does not include gasoline                                             scenery as much of a showcase as the wildlife.
own. Your vehicle (a Toyota Rav4 or similar                                                                                                                         Guanacaste boasts a magnificent variety of
4 x 4) is delivered to your hotel for pickup. Of                                                                                                                    beaches, from the tranquil bay to the surf of
course, there is a structure to this program.                                Day 1                     USA/San Jose                                                 the open ocean. (B) (B,L,D-Guanacaste)
                                                                             Depart today via flight to San Jose, Costa Rica.
You’ll be given a map and your itinerary will                                Upon arrival, Tourlite representatives will meet                                       Day 6 & 7 Manuel Antonio or
be explained to you. But, you set the pace for                               and escort you to your hotel.                                                                    Guanacaste
each day’s adventure; perhaps linger a little                                                                                                                       At leisure to enjoy the beach or explore the
                                                                             Day 2                     San Jose /Arenal                                             beauty of the parks. Enjoy the ocean, swim-
longer at a favorite national park or picnic at                              This morning your rental car is delivered to your                                      ming, fishing, try some white water rafting or
a pristine beach. Whatever your fancy, com-                                  hotel and you set off on your way to Arenal,                                           horseback riding. (B) (B,L,D-Guanacaste)
fortable reserved hotel accommodations await                                 with its still active volcano. When you arrive at
                                                                             your hotel you may want to enjoy a visit to the                                        Day 8                  Manuel Antonio or
your arrival at the end of each day’s journey.
                                                                             geothermal pools of the Tabacon Spa. (B)                                                                      Guanacaste/San Jose
                                                                                                                                                                    Drive back to San Jose and return the car at
                                                                             Day 3                     Arenal/Monteverde                                            your hotel. Balance of day at leisure. (B)
                                                                                                       Cloud Forest
                                                                             Today you drive to the beautiful Monteverde                                            Day 9                  San Jose/USA
                                                                             Cloud Forest. high in the Tilaran Mountains.                                           Transfer to the airport for your flight to the
                                                                             This unique 26,000 acre private reserve, is                                            USA and home. (B)
                                                                             home over 400 species of bird alone. (B)                                               (Optional extensions available; see pages 50-57)


                                             2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Weekly Departures Thu, Fri & Sat)
                                                    Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.
San Jose:                            Taylor's Inn   Quality Real    Herradura      Melia Cariari Real Inter-Continental Marriott      San Jose: Taylor's Inn Quality Real     Herradura       Melia Cariari Real Inter-Continental Marriott
Manuel Antonio*:                     Si Como No     Si Como No     Si Como No      Si Como No         Si Como No       Si Como No    Guanacaste*:    El           El          Occidental        Fiesta            Occidental       Paradisus
                                      El Parador     El Parador     El Parador      El Parador         El Parador       El Parador                Nakuti       Nakuti     Allegro Papagayo Premier Papagayo Grand Papagayo Playa Conchal
Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07                $1289           $1319          $1339            $1369          $1399             $1449                       $1169 $1199               $1379             $1429            $1569             $1799
Dec 10 - 21, ‘07                     1629            1669           1679             1759           1809              1799                        1469  1499                1689              1799             1939              2129
Dec 22, ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08            1639            1679           1699             1779           1819              1809                        1539  1569                1929              2279             2269              2649
Jan 03 - 12, ‘08                     1579            1639           1639             1719           1749              1779                        1669  1729                1769              2079             2039              2389
Jan 13 - Mar 31, ‘08                 1299            1349           1349             1429           1469              1499                        1379  1439                1489              1789             1749              2099
Apr 01 - 30, ‘08                     1319            1359           1369             1449           1469              1519                        1289  1339                1499              1799             1739              1899
May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08                 1249            1289           1299             1369           1399              1419                        1279  1319                1339              1619             1589              1789
Single Supplement:                    800             900            890              970            980              1030                         530   620                 720               950              860               930
  Additional Nights San Jose see page 50 and Guanacaste see pages 52-53. Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa Rica airport
  taxes to be paid locally (approx $31). Land Only deduct: Jan 13- Dec 09 $330, Dec 10-Jan 12 $590 (USA/SJO/USA).
  Clients must provide a $800 security deposit on a credit card for the car rental.
  *Guanacaste & Manuel Antonio: During Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays single supplement does not apply and certain hotels may require a minimum stay that
  is higher than 3 nights or a holiday supplement may apply. Pease inquire.                                                                                                              New York, Los Angeles
  Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after March 31st 2006.                                                                                    and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                                                         Add-ons, see page 66
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South America By Design
A La Carte Land Modules
South America By Design are individual, land
only packages for the primary destinations in
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Peru and
Uruguay. These packages are ideal as extensions
to the Cariocas or Tango tours or they can be put
together as a custom designed itinerary for the
independent traveler. Use them to explore one
country in depth or put them together to create your
own ideal vacation to South America. Our spe-
cialists will work with you to select the best com-
bination of packages to be used in conjunction
with the best international air rates as well as
South American country air passes. Each package
offers a basic set of services and hotel accommo-
dations for 1 to 3 nights. Additional nights can
be added to any of the packages.

A La Carte City Modules Include:
Meeting and assistance at the airport, Transfers
from and to the airport, Sightseeing as indicated,     Salvador, Bahia
Local English speaking guides, Meals as shown in        SOUTH AMERICAN AIRPASSES
the itinerary, Hotel accommodations/lodges as
                                                        Combined with your international air service, airpasses provide one of the most affordable ways to see South
listed per itinerary, Hotel taxes and service
                                                        America. Single country airpasses are available in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Peru or use the Mercosur airpass to
charges, Baggage handling and portage                   combine countries. Below are highlights of each airpass. Each coupon equals 1 flight. Rules covering connections
                                                        vary according to airpass. Additional rules apply to each and we’ll be happy to pick the right airpass for your itinerary.
Note: Rates are not valid during Christmas, New         South American taxes and fees vary according to itenaries and countries visited. Some taxes are to be paid in
Year, Carnival, Winner’s Parade and local               advance and some are to be paid locally.
holidays or events. Please call for details.
                                                       Airpass         Country(s) Price              Fare basis             # of coupons        Additional information

                                                       Mercosur        Brazil          $225          Mileage based          2 to 10             Minimum 2 countries.
                                                                       Argentina        to                                                      Maximum 4 countries.
                                                                       Chile*          $870                                                     Maximum 2 stops per
                                                                       Paraguay                                                                 country.
                                                                       Uruguay                                              7-30 day stay.      *Except Easter Island


                                                       Visit           Argentina       $34           Zone or                1                   Up to stay of Intl. ticket.
                                                       Argentina                        to           City based                                 Additional coupons may be
                                                                                       $169                                                     purchased for $34-$169 per
                                                                                                                                                coupon depending on routing.
                                                                                                                                                Minimum of 3 coupons
                                                                                                                                                required.

                                                       Brazil          Brazil          $399          Coupon based           1 to 5              Up to 21 day stay.
                                                       Airpass                          to                                                      Up to 4 additional
                                                                                       $560                                                     coupons may be
                                                                                                                                                purchased for
                                                                                                                                                $100 per coupon.

                                                       Visit           Chile           $189          Coupon Based           1 to 3              Up to 30 day stay.
                                                       Chile                            to                                                      Up to 3 additional coupons
                                                                                       $399                                                     may be purchased for
                                                                                                                                                $90* per coupon.
                                                                                                                                                *Does not include Santiago to
                                                                                                                                                 Easter Island which is $369
                                                                                                                                                 per coupon each direction.


                                                       Visit           Peru            $232          Coupon Based           1 to 3              Up to 30 day stay.
                                                       Peru                                                                                     Up to 10 additional coupons
                                                                                                                                                may be purchased for
                                                                                                                                                $80 per coupon.

                                    Brasilia, Brazil
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Argentina By Design
A La Carte Land Modules                                                                            BARILOCHE                                       PATAGONIA–LAGO ARGENTINO & GLACIERS
                                                                                           Argentine Lake District                                                4 days/3 nights from $529
                                                                                         3 days/2 nights from $329                                As the Andes approach the Straits of Magellan, the Patagonia
                                                                          Southwest from Buenos Aires, the great Andes Mountains spread           wilderness creates one of nature’s grandest spectacles, the glaciers
                                              Iguazu                      into a landlocked lake area of scenic contrasts. Nature blends rich     of Lago Argentino. These glaciers are growing and you will view
                                              Falls                       greens and gentle blues in a Myriad of streams and lakes framed by      them by boat as you cruise among the icebergs created during their
                          Mendoza                                         snow capped peaks. San Carlos de Bariloche is its center, a town        frequent splitting.
                                       Buenos Aires                       built on the Lake Nahuel Huapi shores. It is also a gateway to Chile.   Day 1: Meet and transfer to your hotel in the town of Calafate.
                       ARGENTINA                                          Day 1: Meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel in the city on    Day 2: Full day tour to Perito Moreno Glacier. Spectacular scenery of
                       Bariloche                                          the shores of Nahuel Huapi Lake. Afternoon at leisure.                  mountains, foaming rivers and mist shrouded forests culminate in the
                                 Peninsula Valdes                         Day 2: Half day city tour. Balance of day at leisure. (B)               icy grandeur of the glacier. (B)
                                                                          Day 3: Transfer to the airport or pier. (B)                             Day 3: Drive to Punta Bandera and board a boat for the trip to the
                                                                          Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                         Upsala Glacier, the biggest of all 365 glaciers in the National Park.
                                                                                                                    PACKAGE    EXTRA NIGHTS       Then enter the northern arm of Lago Argentino (Brazo Rico) where a
                     Glaciers-Lago
                                                                          Hotels                                Double Single Double Single       number of gigantic blue icebergs will be seen at close quarters. The
                                                                          Edelweiss:                                                              excursion will then continue to Onelli Bay. Return to hotel. (B)
                         Ushuaia
                                                                          Jan. 01-Jun.30                          $329    $619   $90   $180
                                                                                                                                                  Day 4: Transfer to Calafate. (B)
                                                                          Jul. 01-Aug. 05                          469     899   160    315
                                                                          Aug. 06-Dec. 31                          339     649    95    190       Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                          Panamericano:                                                           Hotels               Double Single                Double   Single
                                                                          Jan. 01-Jul.05 & Aug. 16-Dec. 31         349     639   100    195       Sierra Nevada          $529 $839                   $50     $100
                     BUENOS AIRES                                         Jul. 06-Aug. 15                          519     999   180    360       Mirador del Lago       589       929                70      140
                                                                          Based on private transfers and Private Half Day Scenic                  Posada Los Alamos 789          1349                135      270
               3 days/2 nights from $239                                  surroundings tour                                                       Hosteria Los Notros 1889 2669                      490      735
The great city of Buenos Aires has a population of 11,000,000 and is                                                                              Note: Hosteria Los Notros is Full Board
one of the largest cities in the Western Hemisphere. It is adorned with
beautiful parks, rose gardens, golf courses, nightclubs and theaters.
                                                                                      LAKE DISTRICT CROSSING                                           PATAGONIA–PENINSULA VALDES
Shopping is an exciting experience along Florida Street, around San
Martin Plaza or in San Telmo where antiques are a specialty. Unlike                      2 days/1 night from $329
any other cosmopolitan Latin American city Buenos Aires has a                                                                                                     4 days/3 nights from $519
European flavor and is known as the “Paris of South America”
                                                                                        Added feature to Bariloche                                Few places in the world match Peninsula Valdes in the abundance of
                                                                          The beginning of a two day journey through lakes and mountain           its marine mammals. View sea elephants at Punta Norte, sea lions
Day 1: Meeting at the airport and transfer to your hotel.                 passes, in view of the thundering Tronador and graceful Osorno          near Puerto Piramides and whales (September to November) in the
Day 2: Half day tour of the city of Buenos Aires will introduce you to    Volcanoes. An overnight stay at Peulla Inn, a boat cruise across All    Golfo Nuevo.
the beautiful parks and gardens of Palermo, the old quarters of San       Saints Lake and drive around lake Llanquinue ends at ends at Puerto
                                                                                                                                                  Day 1: Meet at Trelew Airport and transfer to your hotel.
Telmo, where the tango was born, the historic Government House,           Varas, Chile.
Congress and the Recoleta cemetery. You will also visit Avenida 9 de                                                                              Day 2: Full day tour to Punta Tombo where one of the largest
                                                                          Day 1: Bariloche/Peulla - Early morning departure for an
Julio and the Plaza de Mayo. (B)                                                                                                                  penguin colonies in the world is located. The Magallanes penguins
                                                                          extraordinary trip crossing Lake Nahuel Haupi, pass Victoria Island
                                                                                                                                                  arrive September and leave April. (B)
Day 3: Transfer to the airport (B)                                        and continue over Lake Frias, en route to the Argentine/Chilean
                                                                          border and Peulla. Dinner and overnight. (D)                            Day 3: Another full day of wildlife viewing throughout the Peninsula.
Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
                                                                                                                                                  Enjoy sea lions and sea elephants in their natural habitat. (B,L)
                                          PACKAGE    EXTRA NIGHTS         Day 2: Peulla/Puerto Varras - After breakfast continue your journey
Hotels                                Double Single Double Single         to Petrohue Falls, crossing the lake “Todos los Santos”. End the day    Day 4: Transfer to the airport. (B)
Waldorf                                $239 $459       $50   $95          in Puerto Varras. (B)                                                   Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
De Las Americas                         289      569    75   140                                                                                                       Seat in Bus Tour*             Private Tour
                                                                          Rates are per person including meals as indicated.
Amerian                                 319      619    90   175                                                                                  Hotels                Double Single             Double      Single
                                                                                                                         PACKAGE
Sheraton Libertador                     329      639    95   190                                                                                  Bahia Nueva            $519       $929           $759       $1519
                                                                          Hotel                                      Double     Single
Intercontinental                        379      749   120   240                                                                                  Peninsula Valdes 749              1299           989        1939
                                                                          Peulla                                      $329       $389
Sheraton Buenos Aires                   389      769   125   245                                                                                  Note: Boat trip for Wale watching add $25 per person.
Marriott Plaza                          389      759   125   245                                                                                  *Rates based on private transfer and Seat in Bus Tour. Seat in
Emperador                               399      799   130   255                                                                                  bus tour conducted in many languages and generally very
Sofitel                                 489      959   170   340                                                                                  crowded. Tour offered Sep-Mar.
Alvear                                  919     1829   380   760
                                                                                                IGUAZU FALLS
Rates are not valid for Christmas/New Years
                                                                                                                                                                               USHUAIA
                                                                                          2 days/1 night from $299
            MENDOZA–WINE REGION                                           Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay meet where the Iguazu River joints                            Tierra Del Fuego
                                                                          the Parana River in the Northeastern province of Argentina. It is                       4 days/3 nights from $539
               3 days/2 nights from $219                                  where the Iguazu Falls (big water in the local Guarani language)        Ushuaia is the southernmost city in the world, situated at the base of
The town of Mendoza was founded in 1562. The city has a glorious          plunges over hard granite into a wide gorge in a series of gigantic     the Andes where the Beagle Channel begins. Experience the same
history of early settlers. The climate in the shadows of the Andes is     waterfalls 2 miles in length and more than 240 feet below. The          awe as Charles Darwin and the earliest sailors at the majestic
mild and the soil has made its vineyards famous.                          thunderous roar of crashing water and the multicolored mist which       scenery of this still wild area.
                                                                          rises above the falls is natural beauty and grandeur at its best.       Day 1: Meet and transfer to your hotel. This afternoon a city tour
Day 1: Meeting, assistance and transfers to your hotel. Balance of
the day at leisure to explore this city of beautiful parks, wide shaded   Day 1: Meeting, assistance and transfers to your hotel. Afternoon       including the “End of the World Museum”.
sidewalks, and a friendly atmosphere which has inspired artists,          visit to the Argentine side of the Falls one of the most awesome        Day 2: Half day tour of the Lapataia Bay and National Park
musicians and poets.                                                      series of cataracts is combined to create 275 falls.                    bordering the Beagle Channel, across the valley of the Pipo River,
Day 2: Today’s tour includes visits to the countryside and one of the     Day 2: Transfer to airport. (B)                                         Ensenada Bay and the interesting Mount Susana. (B)
main vineyards of the area. (B)                                           Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                         Day 3: Half day boat trip in the Beagle Channel to Redenda Island.
                                                                                                                    PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS        During the trip you will see sea lions and sea elephants cavort as you
Day 3: Transfer to the airport. (B)
                                                                          Hotels                                Double Single Double Single       pass by Bridges Islands. (B)
Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                           Sheraton International (Jungle View)   $299 $589     $175 $350
                                          PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS          Sheraton International (Falls View)     359     689   225   450
                                                                                                                                                  Day 4: Transfer to the airport. (B)
Hotels                                Double Single Double Single         Iguazu Grand (Jr. Suite)                339     659   215   440         Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
Aconcagua                              $219 $379      $50   $100
                                                                                                                                                                       Seat in Bus Tour*          Private Transfer & Tour
NH Cordillera                           259     469    75   150                                                                                   Hotels                Double Single               Double      Single
NH Cordillera Jun. 26 - Jul. 31 279             509    85    170                                                                                  Tolkeyen              $539        $899            $619       $1219
Park Hyatt                              449     839   165   330                                                                                   Los Nires               589        939              669        1259
Note: Mar 01-05, Mar 24-27 Jun 17-20. Availability and prices on                                                                                  Las Hayas               789       1329              869        1649
request                                                                              Yacutinga Lodge – see page 11                                *Rates based on private transfer and Seat in Bus Tour. Seat in
                                                                                                                                                  bus tour conducted in many languages.

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Brazil By Design
A La Carte Land Modules                                                                              SAO PAULO
                                                                                          3 days/2 nights from $579
                                                                           The largest city in Latin America and one of the largest in the
                                                                           world. Sao Paulo is the heart of Brazil, and has a population in
                                                                           excess of 17 million residents. Sao Paulo’s business center is
                                                     Fortaleza             bustling with vibrant commerce, excellent restaurants, and an                                  COSTA DO SAUIPE
                         Manaus                                            abundance of nightclubs and shopping centers.
                                                          Natal
                    Ariau Jungle Tower            Recife                                                                                                              4 days/3 nights from $589
                                                                           Day 1: Upon arrival meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
                                   BRAZIL             Costa do Sauipe
                                                                           Balance of the day at leisure.
                                                                                                                                                      Brazil’s newest tropical paradise is the Costa Sauipe located just 1
                                       Brasilia                                                                                                       hour north of Salvador, Bahia. It is a place to find everything in one of
                                                     Salvador, Bahia       Day 2: City tour of the highlights of this important metropolis            the most beautiful areas of Brazil, the North of Bahia. An ecological
                    Pantanal
                                                                           including the famous Butantan Snake Research farm. (B)                     sanctuary it is the largest and most unique tourist project ever seen
                               Belo Horizonte
                                                                                                                                                      in Brazil. There are international style hotels with different themes,
                                                    Rio de Janeiro         Day 3: Transfer to the airport. (B)
                                                  Sao Paulo
                                                                                                                                                      16 restaurants, a complete sports structure and a lot, lot more.
                                                                           Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
                                                                                                                     PACKAGE    EXTRA NIGHTS          Rates are per person including hotel-operated shuttle transfers from airport.
                 Iguassu Falls
                                                                                                                                                      Marriot includes breakfast & dinner.
                                                                           Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
                                                                                                                                                      SuperClubs is All-Inclusive           PACKAGE             EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                           Estanplaza Paulista                    $579 $859      $140 $250
                                                                           Hilton Sao Paulo                        699     1269   205   350           Hotels                             Double Single           Double Single
                                                                           Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years                                      Marriott Resort & Spa (L)    $589 $1089                     $165      $325
                                                                           U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.                               Marriott Resort & Spa (H)     699     1319                  200       395
                                                                                                                                                      L= Feb 01 - Jun. 30 & Aug. 01 - Dec. 31
                     RIO DE JANEIRO                                                                                                                   H=Jan. 01 - 31 & July 01-31

                4 days/3 nights from $319                                                       IGUASSU FALLS                                         Super Clubs (L)               549      799                  165       245
                                                                                                                                                      Super Clubs (H)               649      959                  200       300
 Nothing quite compares with spectacular Rio de Janeiro. This                                                                                         L= Jan. 01 - Jun. 30 & Aug. 02 - Dec. 25
 tropical paradise is one of the world’s most beautiful cities. Rio is                     2 days/1 night from $259                                   H= Jul. 01 - Aug. 01
 incomparable for its beaches, forests and a mountain framed bay as        Day 1: Upon arrival meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
                                                                                                                                                      Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years.
 perfect as the hand of God. Rio is incomparable for its people who        Set in the lush jungle vegetation on the border of Argentina, Brazil
                                                                                                                                                      U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
 invite everyone to share the Carioca spirit. Rio is incomparable for      and Paraguay, the falls plunge in some 275 separate cascades over a
 the way it makes visitors feel at home in a place that they will          200 foot precipice, 2 - miles wide.
 always want to revisit, where words are not enough Like visitors and      Day 2: Enjoy the stunning views, walk the many paths which lead                                         MANAUS
 Cariocas say: Rio is incomparable!                                        along the lush tropical basin with the included tour of “Devil’s
 Day 1: Arrival at Galeao International Airport, meeting, assistance       Throat.” The rainbows formed by the cascading waters are absolutely                        3 days/2 nights from $379
                                                                           magical. Transfer to the airport for your next flight. (B)                 Manaus is the capital of the state of Amazonas which evolved in the
 and transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.
                                                                                                                                                      1880’s during the Rubber Boom. Located 1,000 miles up the
                                                                           Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
 Day 2: Afternoon sightseeing tour includes highlights of Rio and a                                                                                   awesome Amazon River, in the heart of the jungle, the river port
                                                                                                                     PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS
 visit to Sugar Loaf. A two-stage cable car brings you atop famous                                                                                    features an Opera House where Caruso and Bernhard once performed.
                                                                           Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
 Sugar Loaf Mountain where you will enjoy a unique postcard view                                                                                      Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
                                                                           Bourbon                                $259 $459      $95   $180
 of Guanabara Bay, Copacabana Beach and the Corcovado Mountain             Das Cataratas                           299     539   130   255            Balance of the day at leisure.
 with Christ the Redeemer atop. (B)                                        Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years.                                     Day 2: In the morning transfer to the pier for a full day cruise on the
 Day 3: At leisure.(B)                                                     U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.                               Mighty Amazon. You will see the points of the river where the
                                                                                                                                                      “Meeting of the Waters” take place. Evening at leisure. (B,L)
 Day 4: Transfer to the airport for your next destination. (B)                                                                                        Day 3: Transfer to the airport (or pier in the event further exploration
 Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                                                                                                      of the river and jungle is planned). (B)
                                       PACKAGE          EXTRA NIGHTS                                                                                  Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
 Hotels                            Double Single        Double Single                                                                                                                           PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS
 Savoy Othon                           $319 $589          $45      $90                                                                                Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
 Luxor Continental                      339      639       55      105                                                                                Tropical                               $379 $619      $90   $180
 Luxor Regente                          379      699       65      125                                                                                Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years.
 Astoria Palace                         429      789       75      150                                                                                U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
 Everest Rio                            429      799       80      155
 Rio Othon                              469      879       90      180
 Excelsior                              469      889       95      185
 Pestana Rio Atlantica                  499      939      110      200                                                                                               ARIAU JUNGLE TOWER
 Sheraton Rio                           519      999      110      220
 Sofitel Rio Palace                     549 1039          120      230                                                                                                3 days/2 nights from $340
 Rio Marriott                           639 1249          145      290
 Copacabana Palace                      869 1589          225      405
                                                                                                                                                                      Added feature to Manaus
 Rates not valid during Carnival, Winners Parade, New Years, Congresses,                      SALVADOR, BAHIA                                         A tree-top lodge with comfortable rooms and facilities. It boasts the
 Indy Race & Special Events.                                                                                                                          only one of its kind swimming pool mounted and built on top of trees.
 U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.                                             3 days/2 nights from $289                                   An exploration tour in motorized canoes include: jungle hikes, Piranha
                                                                           Salvador is capital of the state of Bahia on the northeast corner of       fishing, bird watching and alligator spotting. (For the adventure
                                                                           Brazil. The first capital of the country is a colonial city and boasts a   seekers and naturalists)
                                                                           distinctive African influence in its culture. Fringed by beautiful         Day 1: Board a river-boat from Manaus for transfer 5 miles up the
                                                                           beaches many say Bahia embodies the spirit of Brazil.                      Rio Negro to the Ariau Jungle Tower Lodge, your home for the next 2
                                                                                                                                                      days. In the afternoon, begin your Amazon Adventure with a canoe
                                                                           Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
                                                                                                                                                      visit to a native village. (L,D)
                                                                           Balance of the day at leisure.
                                                                                                                                                      Day 2: Breakfast followed by a jungle walk. Afternoon Piranha
                                                                           Day 2: Today's tour shows two distinct aspects of Salvador, the new        fishing and in evening participate in an alligator-spotting flash light
                                                                           and the old. Begin in the modern suburb of Barra at the mouth of the       hunt. (B,L,D)
                                                                           Bay. Continue to the old historical section of town, the Pelourinho        Day 3: The morning’s sunrise tour reveals additional fascinating
                                                                           area with the largest and best preserved complex of colonial               perspectives of the region. Later today return to Manaus and transfer
                                                                           architecture in the America's. Visit the church of São Francisco and       to your hotel. (B)
                                                                           the Pelourinho square, the heart of the old town. (B)                      Rates are per person including all meals.
                                                                           Day 3: Transfer to the airport for your next destination. (B)                                                      PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                      Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
                                                                           Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                            Tucuman Package
                                                                                                                     PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS           (Dep MAO 8:00am/Dep Ariau 200pm) $340 $450           $113   $168
                                                                           Hotels                                Double Single Double Single          Boto Cor de Rosa
                                                                           Vila Galé                              $289 $539      $60   $105           (Dep Mao 3:00pm/Dep Ariau 8:00am)       312 422      113    168
                                                                           Bahia Othon                             319     619   70    135            *No Hot Water. For air-conditioned room add $25 per night / per
                                                                           Pestana Bahia                           329     659   80    160            room
                                                                           Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years                                      Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years.
                                                                           U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.                               U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.

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           AMAZON LUXURY CRUISING – IBEROSTAR GRAND AMAZON MANAUS                                                                                                                        NATAL
           5 days/4 nights or 6 days/5 nights                               3-nights Solimoes & Amazon River Excursions: Jungle trekking,                                 3 days/2 nights from $379
                   or 9 days/8 nights                                       bird watching, piranha fishing, photographic safari on Janauaca lake,         You will be the first in Brazil to see the sun in Natal, Brazil’s eastern
 This new ship offers 72 a/c cabins all with private bath, private          Lago do Rei, Alligator spotting, Meeting of the waters (Negro &               most point. Natal is a beach lovers paradise with a dry climate and
 balcony, TV & Telephone. The ship's facilities include 2 pools and one     Solimoes rivers)                                                              320 days of sunshine on average a year. A relaxed and informal city,
 Jacuzzi, 2 Restaurants, a drugstore, fitness center, elevator, laundry,    4-nights Negro & Amazon River Excursions: Pink dolphin                        Natal is also known for its sand dunes and dune buggies are a
 valet, paramedic, ballroom, internet access.                               watching, Piranha fishing Aturia Falls, Alligator spotting Lago Aracari,      preferred method of getting around.
 All-Inclusive of meals, snacks, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages,     Jungle trekking, Cuieiras river, Praia Grande, Bird watching,                 Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
 on-board shows, safe box inside the cabins, jungle tours with              Anavilhanas Arhipelago, Meeting of the Waters.                                Balance of day at leisure.
 specialized guides.                                                        7-Night cruise is combination of 3 & 4 night cruise.                          Day 2: Today you will take a thrilling dune buggy tour of the dunes
 Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to the Tropical           Day 5, 6, or 9: Disembarkation and transfer to the airport. (B)               at Genipabu. From the dunes you will have magnificent views of the
 Manaus Hotel for overnight.                                                Rates are per person All-Inclusive         Double                Single       city and beaches. (B)
 Day 2: Today enjoy a Manaus City tour with visits to the Municipal         3-Night Cruise (Tour Departure Wed)        $1599                 $2429        Day 3: Transfer to the airport for your next destination. (B)
 Market, the Indian museum and the spectacular Amazon Opera House.          4-Night Cruise (Tour Departure Sat)         2029                  3079
                                                                                                                                                          Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
 Afternoon transfer to the pier for embarkation. (B)                        7-Night Cruise (Tour Departure Wed or Sat) 3329                   5029
                                                                                                                                                                                                PACKAGE           EXTRA NIGHTS
 Day 3 to Day 4, 5 or 8: Cruising on the Iberostar Grand Amazon.                                                                                          Hotels                            Double Single         Double Single
                                                                            $20 Port Taxes per person are additional.
 (B,L,D)                                                                                                                                                  Pestana Natal
                                                                            Cruise accommodations are based on Outside cabin with private balcony on
                                                                                                                                                          Mar. 01-Jun. 30 & Sep. 01-Dec 17 $379           $769       $85      $170
                                                                            Mandi Deck. Upgrades are available, please inquire.
                                                                                                                                                          Jan. 01-Feb. 28 & Jul.01-Aug. 31    419          819       100       195
                                                                            Special deposit requirement of 50% at time of reservation. Final Payment 60
                                                                                                                                                          Manary Praia
                              RECIFE                                        days prior to departure.
                                                                                                                                                          Mar. 01-Jun. 30 & Aug. 01-Nov. 30 459            869       125      225
                                                                            *Itineraries & Excursions subject to change due to different water levels
                                                                                                                                                          Jan. 01-Feb. 28, Jul. & Dec. 01-26 489          919        140      250
                                                                            during the year.
               3 days/2 nights from $229                                                                                                                  Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years
Known as the Venice of Brazil Recife is crisscrossed by rivers. At one                                                                                    U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
time controlled by the Dutch, certain streets in Recife will remind you
of Curcao. You will stay along beautiful Boa Viagem beach whose
year round warm waters and outlying reefs offer tranquil ocean
bathing. Just outside Recife is the town of Olinda. Situated on a hill
overlooking the ocean and the city of Recife, Olinda’s cobblestone
streets, churches and monasteries have been declared a world
historic monument by UNESCO.
Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
Balance of day at leisure.                                                    Iberostar Grand Amazon Manaus
                                                                                                                                                                              BELO HORIZONTE
Day 2: Today you will take a 1/2 day tour to Olinda with its 17th and
18th century houses and churches. Balance of the day to enjoy the                                                                                                         3 days/2 nights from $389
beach at Boa Viagem. (B)                                                                              FORTALEZA                                           Capital of Brazil’s third largest state, Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte
Day 3: Transfer to the airport for your next destination. (B)                                                                                             is your gateway to the historical cities of Ouro Preto, Sabara,
                                                                                           3 days/2 nights from $229
Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                                                                                                           Congonhas and others. The mineral wealth of this region, gold,
                                                                            Fortaleza is a modern city known for its beaches both within the city
                                          PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS                                                                                          precious and semi precious stones, resulted in some of the loveliest
                                                                            and outside the city. Shopping, good dining and nightlife, (the
Hotels                                Double Single Double Single                                                                                         baroque architecture in all South America. Ouro Preto is completely
                                                                            lambada originated in this region and is called the “forro”) are yours
Internacional Palace                   $229 $419      $50   $90                                                                                           preserved and a sightseeing delight with charming cobble- stone
Recife Palace                           249     449   60    105             to enjoy in Fortaleza.
                                                                                                                                                          streets, wonderful churches, shops and galleries.
Atlante Plaza                           259     489   65    125             Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
                                                                                                                                                          Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years .                                     Balance of day at leisure.
U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.                                                                                                              Balance of day at leisure.
                                                                            Day 2: This morning you will be met for your city tour of Fortaleza
                                                                                                                                                          Day 2: You will be met this morning for a full day tour of Ouro Preto
                                                                            and the beaches. Balance of the day at leisure to work on your tan or
                           PANTANAL                                                                                                                       and the surrounding historical cities. Located 90 minutes from Belo
                                                                            rest up for an evening of learning the “forro”. (B)
                                                                                                                                                          Horizonte Ouro Preto was the at the center of Brazil’s drive for
              4 days/3 nights from $1039                                    Day 3: Transfer to the airport for your next destination. (B)                 independence from the Portuguese and one of the wealthiest towns
The Pantanal of Mato Grosso is a large ecological environment, with         Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                               in Brazil during the 18th and 19th centuries. (B,L)
a diverse landscape of Savanah lowlands, seasonal wetlands and                                                    PACKAGE           EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                          Day 3: Transfer to the airport for your next destination. (B)
                                                                            Hotels                            Double Single         Double Single
rich forested areas. It is a sanctuary of 600 different species of birds,                                                                                 Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
an abundance and variety of fish and all sorts of animals such as           Marina Park                        $229 $469               $50      $100
                                                                            Vila Galé Fortaleza                $289 $539               $70      $130                                                PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS
alligators, monkeys, boa constrictors otters, swamp deer, and spotted       Grand Marquise                     $299 $569               $80      $150      Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
leopards. Its flora is known for its unique exuberance.                     Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years                                         Othon Palace                           $389 $749      $55   $105
Day 1: Arrival at Campo Grande Airport in Pantanal, meeting,                U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.                                  Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years
                                                                                                                                                          U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.
assistance and transfer to your lodge. En route you will be
overwhelmed with the site of the swampy area of Pantanal. (L,D)
Day 2: Extensive visits into the Pantanal for viewing and
photographing the abundant wild life. (B,L,D)                                                                              Uruguay Extensions
Day 3: Further exploration of this vast incredible wild life refuge will
enrich you and leave you with unforgettable memories. (B,L,D)                Montevideo                                                                   Punta del Este
Day 4: Morning transfer to Campo Grande Airport for your next                3 days/2 nights from $299                                                    3 days/2 nights from $459
destination. (B)                                                             Just across the Mar del Plata lies Uruguay and its                           Discover where the rich and famous from all over
Rates are per person including meals.     PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS           capital city of Montevideo. A charming capital of wide                       Latin America go for the perfect beach getaway.
Hotels                                  Double Single Double Single          avenues and parks, Montevideo offers many                                    75 miles from Montevideo Punta del Este offers great
Ecological Lodge Caiman
Waters' Season- Jan 03-May 31’08 (Except Feb 03-07; Mar 20-
                                                                             contrasts for an enjoyable visit.                                            night life with casinos, superb dining and
23; Apr 20-24; May 01-04)          $1039 $1259   $260 $335
                                                                             Includes:                                                                    entertainment.
Dry Season- Feb 03-07, Mar 20-23, Apr 20-24, May 01-04,
Jun 01’08, Jan 04 ’09               1119 1499     290    410                 • Roundtrip transfers airport/hotel with baggage                             Includes:
Packages operate Thu - Sun. Transfers operate 12:30 pm or                      handling.                                                                  • Roundtrip land transfer airport / Punta del Este.
5:00 pm from Campo Grande Airport to Lodge.
Transfers operate 9:00 am or 12:00 noon from Lodge to Campo                  • 2 nights hotel accommodations including breakfast.                         • 2 nights hotel accommodations including breakfast.
Grande Airport . Duration of transfer is 4 hours                             • 1/2 day city tour.                                                         • 1/2 day tour of Punta del Este.
Rates Not Valid Carnival or New Years     .
U.S. citizens require visas to enter Brazil.                                 • Hotel service charges and taxes.                                           • Hotel service charges and taxes.


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Chile By Design
A La Carte Land Modules
                                                                                                    PUERTO VARAS/PUERTO MONTT                                                                     LAKE DISTRICT CROSSING
                                                                                                                4 days/3 nights from $499                                                             2 days/1 night from $379
                  Atacama Desert                                                              Southern Chile includes extended national parks with crystalline                        May be added to Puerto Montt/Puerto Varas tour and operated in
                                                                                              lakes, surrounded by luxuriant forests. The Patagonian frontier                         reverse from Bariloche to Puerto Montt/Puerto Varas
                                                                                              is a region of indescribable beauty and the gateway to Chile’s                          Day 1: Lake District/Peulla - Early morning departure for an
                           Santiago                                                           Archipelago.                                                                            extraordinary trip crossing Chile’s Lake District. After crossing “Todos
                                    CHILE                                                     Day 1: Meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel in Puerto                         Los Antos,” one of the most beautiful lakes in Chile, you’ll be
                                                                                              Varas. (B)                                                                              escorted to your hotel in Peulla for overnight. (B,D)
                    Puerto Varas                                                              Day 2: Early morning departure for a full-day excursion to Alerce Andino                Day 2: Peulla/Bariloche - Cross into Argentina today. Continue your
                                           Puerto Montt                                       National Park, site of some of the oldest forests in the world. (B,L)                   exploration of the Lake District, cross Lake Nahuel Huapi to Puerto
                Torres del Paine
                                                                                              Day 3: Early morning departure for a full day excursion to the Vicente                  Panuello. Arrive in Bariloche. (B)
                                                                                              Perez Rosales National Park, site of the incredible Petrohue Falls.                     Rates are per person including breakfast daily and 1 dinner.
         Easter Island                                                                        (B,L)                                                                                                                                      PACKAGE
                                                                                                                                                                                      Hotel                                            Double Single
                                                                                              Day 4: Today’s half day tour includes highlights of Puerto Varas and
                                                                                                                                                                                      Hotel Peulla                                      $379       $459
                                                                                              Puerto Montt. Later transfer to the airport or pier for your onward                     Not available Dec 25 & Jan 01
                                                                                              destination. (B)
                                                                                              Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
                                 SANTIAGO                                                                                               PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                              Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
                    3 days/2 nights from $219                                                                                                                                                            ATACAMA DESERT
                                                                                              Bellavista                             $499 $899      $59   $99
 The charming capital of Chile is home to a third of the country’s                            Cabanas del Lago                        529     929   69    119
 population. Situated between the snow-clad Andes and the Pacific.                                                                                                                    The Atacama desert is the most arid desert in the world. Rainfall
                                                                                              Note: Minimum 2 passengers required.                                                    and even life are unusual phenomena. Impressive vestige left by
 The city is a delightful mix of old-world sophistication and dynamic                         Does not operate on Thursdays or Fridays.                                               ancient inhabitants in the most spectacular landscapes along the
 growth. Santiago’s central location makes it an ideal base from
                                                                                                                                                                                      Andes Mountain range, are some of the major attractions in
 which to explore Chile’s astonishing diversity.                                                                                                                                      northern Chile.
 Day 1: Meeting upon arrival assistance and transfer to your hotel.
 Balance of the day at leisure.                                                                                                                                                                       3 days/2 nights from $799
                                                                                                                                                                                      Day 1: Arrival in Calama. Meeting, assistance and transfer from
 Day 2: Your morning city tour includes La Moneda presidential                                                                                                                        the airport to your in hotel San Pedro. Afternoon excursion from
 palace, Bernardo O’Higgins and Republic Avenues, the Club Hipico                                                                                                                     hotel. (D-Tierra Atacama)
 Race Track, O’Higgins Park and Cristobal Hill. Continue through the
                                                                                                                                                                                      Day 2: Full or Half day excursions such as the Atacama Desert,
 residential areas of Vitacura and finish with the Plaza de Armas and
                                                                                                                                                                                      oases, salt flats, lakes, volcanoes, El Tatio geysers and to the
 the Cathedral. (B)                                                                                                                                                                   magical Valley of the Moon from the hotel. (B) (L,D-Tierra Atacama)
 Day 3: Transfer to the airport for your next destination. (B)                                                                                                                        Day 3: Transfer to Calama’s airport. (B)
 Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
                                                                                                                                                                                      Rates are per person.
                                                     PACKAGE            EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PACKAGE
 Hotels                                          Double Single Double Single
                                                                                                                                                                                      Hotels                             Double       Single         Triple
 Panamericana Providencia                          $219 $379             $49        $99
                                                                                                                                                                                      Terrantai*                          $799        $1149          $699
 Crowne Plaza                                       239       429         69        119       Easter Island                                                                           Tierra Atacama **                   899         1179            N/A
 Plaza San Francisco                                259       459         69        139
 Sheraton                                           269       489         79        149                                EASTER ISLAND                                                  Package operates Sundays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
 Radisson                                           299       569         99        189                                                                                               Sequence of itinerary may vary.
                                                                                                                                                                                      * Terrantai includes breakfast and lunch on all full day excursions
 Ritz Carlton                                       399       699        139        259                         4 days/3 nights from $499                                             ** Tierra Atacama includes all meals, drinks and all excursions
 Note: Reciprocity fee/tax for U.S. citizens arriving in Chile is $100 USD per person cash.   Day 1: Meet at the Mataveri Airport and transfer to hotel.
                                                                                              Day 2: Morning departure for Rano Kau Volcano, boasting a crater
                                                                                              1.6 KM wide, and the ceremonial city of Orongo site of enigmatic
                                                                                              petrogllyths depicting ancient deities. Visit the Vinapu temple to view
                                                                                              stone carvings noted for their resemblance to those found in the                             TORRES DEL PAINE – PATAGONIA
                                                                                              Andean cultures. (B)
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5 days/4 nights from $1698
                                                                                              Day 3: Today a full day excursion to the important temples at Vahiu,                    Located at the end of the world in the southernmost region, the
                                                                                              Akahanga and Tepito Kura. At Tongariki you will view the Moai, giant                    Torres del Paine National Park, offers outstanding natural sceneries
Santiago, Chile                                                                               statues some 600 in all, which face the sea and seem to be guarding                     of stately mountains, lakes of different colors, glaciers and a unique
                                                                                              or waiting for something that we cannot fathom. (B,L).                                  flora and fauna. Torres del Paine National Park has been declared a
                  WINE ROUTES OF CHILE                                                        Day 4: Transfer to the airport for your return flight to Santiago. (B)                  World Biosphere Reserve by the UNESCO.
                                                                                              Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                                         Day 1: Punta Arenas – Puerto Natales – Torres Del Paine - Meeting
                  3 days/2 nights from $1259                                                                                            PACKAGE    EXTRA NIGHTS
 Now world famous, the vineyards of the 3 valleys of Chachapoal,                                                                                                                      at the airport and transfer to Puerto Natales for a short stop. En route
                                                                                              Hotels                                Double Single Double Single                       to the hotel stop at the Milodon Cave, a prehistoric archaeological
 Colchagua and Curico will show you the different varieties of grapes,                        Taha Tai                               $499 $639      $129 $159
 processes and types of wines Chile has to offer.                                                                                                                                     site. After arrival at your lodge of choice you will plan the upcoming
                                                                                              Hanga Roa                               729     1229   189   319
                                                                                                                                                                                      days’ activities: hiking, horseback ride, barbecues and photo safaris.
 Day 1: Cachapoal Valley - Departure from Santiago to the town of
                                                                                                                                                                                      Dinner and overnight. (L,D)
 Santa Cruz, beginning a trip across the vineyards of the valleys:
 Cachapoal, Colchagua and Curico. Today visit the wineries of Santa                                      VINA DEL MAR/VALPARAISO                                                      Day 2, 3 & 4: Torres del Paine – Breakfast. Half or full day excursion
 Amalia- Chateau, Los Boldos and Casas del Toqui. Continue to the                                                                                                                     of your choice. (B,L,D)
 Rancagua Regional Museum. Evening arrival at the hotel Santa Cruz                                               2 days/1 night from $239                                             Day 5: Torres del Paine/Punta Arenas – Transfer to Punta Arenas
 for dinner and overnight. (B,L,D)                                                            The principle summer resort of the country, with its beautiful parks,                   airport. (B)
 Day 2: Colchagua Valley - A full day dedicated to visit two wineries                         gardens and beaches.                                                                                                                     PACKAGE
 of the Colchagua valley. The wineries included are Pueblo Antiguo                            Day 1: Morning departure from Santiago hotel by bus for a full day                      Hotels                                        Double Single
 and La Posada. After the visit, the tour continues to one of the most                        excursion to the Pacific Coast. Visits to the picturesque port of                       Hostería Las Torres* (Almirante Nieto View Room)
 interesting private museums of Chile, the Museum of Colchagua.                               Valparaiso and the charming summer resort of Vina del Mar.                                                                             $1698 $2738
 Dinner and overnight at the Santa Cruz hotel. (B,L,D)                                        Overnight.                                                                              Explora en Patagonia** (Salto Chico Room)      2170 3060
 Day 3: Curico Valley - Today’s visits include the wineries in the                            Day 2: Morning at leisure. Afternoon departure for Santiago. (B)                        Hosteria Las Torres includes breakfast & dinner & all excursions are
 Curicó valley of Miguel Torres and Los Robles. Stop for lunch at a                                                                                                                   optional.
                                                                                              Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
 local restaurant. Return to Santiago. (B,L)                                                                                                                                          Explora Lodge includes all meals, drinks and all excursions.
                                                                                                                                              PACKAGE           EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                      PACKAGE                                                                                                         * Thursdays only
                                                                                              Hotels                                      Double Single Double Single
 Hotels                                                            Double   Single                                                                                                    ** Departures vary, please inquire
                                                                                              Marina del Rey                               $239 $419              $69       $109
 Hotel Santa Cruz Plaza                                            $1259   $1979              Gala Tower                                    279       489          85        155
 Note: Minimum 2 passengers required                                                          Transfer to / from hotel in Santiago. Private from airport additional please inquire.

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Ecuador By Design
A La Carte Land Modules                                                                                OTAVALO                                            GALAPAGOS ISLANDS - FINCH BAY HOTEL

Galapagos
                                                                                           2 days/1 night from $519                                                      4 days/3 nights from $979
Islands                                                                   To the north of Quito, the province of Imbabura is one of the most
                                                                          popular destinations in Ecuador: A magical land of lakes, snow-covered
                                    Barra                                 mountains and terraced farmlands. For centuries, regional markets have
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                                                                          played an important role in Indian life, providing regular gathering
                       Quito                     Orellana
                                  Cotopaxi                                places for trade and socializing. The Otavalo Indian market dates back
                                                                          to pre-Inca times and is famous for its textiles woven on backstop and
                   EQUADOR                                                shuttle looms.
                                Riobamba                                  Day 1: Departure from Quito on a trip through brilliant scenery and
     Guayaquil                                                            artisan villages. Continue along the valleys of Guayllabamba and
                                      Kapawi
                                                                          Cayambe, with their dairy farms and rose plantations. Arrive at
               Cuenca
                                                                          lunchtime to one of the charming country inns or colonial haciendas            Located amid superb natural beauty the this Eco-Hotel situated
                                                                          where you will spend the night. Visit the town of San Antonio de               directly on the beach is the perfect complement to your Galápagos
                                                                          Ibarra, famous for the woodcarvings, the town of Cotacachi, an entire          Expedition. Ideal for the adventure seeker, the nature lover, family or
                                                                          town dedicated to selling fine leather products, and the town of               traveler looking for a beautiful place to relax, the Finch Bay is
                                                                          Peguche where textiles are woven in old-fashioned shuttle looms.               designed for you to make the most of your Galapagos experience.
                                                                          Overnight at Hacienda Cusin or Pinsaqui. (L,D)                                 Hotel facilities and activities include a pool, Jacuzzi, kayaking,
                                                                          Day 2: After a hearty country breakfast, visit the market of Otavalo,          snorkeling, and bicycles
                                                                          piled high with ponchos, woolen goods, tapestries, the original                Included Features:
                                                                          "Panama" hat, sweaters, Indian jewelry and many handicrafts. Return to
                                                                          Quito. (B,L)                                                                   -Transfers Baltra airport/hotel
                               QUITO                                                                                                                     -3 nights hotel accommodations with all meals
                                                                          Rates are per person including all meals.
                                                                                                                                                         -2 full-day yacht excursions to the Galapagos Islands
               3 days/2 nights from $169                                                                           PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS
The capital of Ecuador has a setting that few cities can match.                                                                                          -Guided visit to Charles Darwin Research Station
                                                                          Hotels                                 Double Single Double Single
During the 13th century it was the prosperous center of the               Cusin or Pinsaqui                      $519 $849       $76 $116
                                                                                                                                                         -Guided Visit to Los Gemelos
Kingdom of Quitus. It later became the northern capital of the Inca                                                                                      -Hotel taxes
Empire. In the 16th and 17th centuries, Colonial architects built                                                                                        Not Included : Air ticket to/from Galápagos and $100 Galapagos
formidable temples, monasteries and mansions, creating an urban                       THE CHIVA EXPRESS –                                                National Park Fee.
jewel designated by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site. A                    QUITO/RIOBAMABA/CUENCA                                                Rates are per person including all meals.
visit to the Middle of the World, the very center of the earth, at
                                                                                                                                                                                                  PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS
latitude 0° is a must.                                                                    3 days/2 nights from $699
                                                                                                                                                         Hotels                                 Double Single Double Single
Day 1: Meeting at the airport and transfer to your hotel.                 Day 1: Tuesday or Saturday – Transfer to the old train station of
                                                                                                                                                         Finch Bay                              $979   $1259 $129     $249
                                                                          Quito to start the adventure. The one car "Chiva Express" resembles
Day 2: Quito & The Center Of The World – Today’s half-day tour            a bus on metal wheels along the train tracks. One of the highlights of         Note: Does not include Airfare to/from Baltra.
includes a stroll downtown starting at the Independence Plaza,            the trip is to "ride the roof" with a panoramic view of the stunning
the Presidential Palace, the Municipal Building and the                   Andean region of Ecuador. Voyage along the "Avenue of the
Archbishop’s Palace. Visit the Church of La Compañía de Jesús.            Volcanoes". Visit an Indian market. After lunch, continue toward the
Continue to the Church of San Francisco. Then continue to the             impressive mount Chimborazo and visit an Indian hut. Continue on to
Equatorial Monument, which marks the exact Middle of the                  Riobamba for a short visit of the city. Dinner and overnight in                                AMAZON RAINFOREST
World, latitude 0º, where you can stand with a foot on each               Riobamba. (L,D)                                                                                 KAPAWI ECO LODGE
hemisphere. Overnight at hotel in Quito. (B)
                                                                          Day 2: Wednesday or Sunday – After breakfast, transfer to the train
Day 3: Transfer from your hotel to the airport. (B)                                                                                                                      4 days/3 nights from $989
                                                                          station to board the Chiva Express for a scenic ride to Alausí. Twist
Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                           and turn over the Andes, tunneling through rocky impasses, bridging
                                          PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS          ravines and river gorges. Disembark in Alausí, and board the
Hotels                                Double Single Double Single         motorcar to continue the trip by road along the Andes towards the
Dann Carlton                           $169 $319      $49   $89           south. Visit the Inca Ruins of Ingapirca. Box lunch en-route.
Hilton Colon                            199     369    59   119           Continue to Cuenca for overnight. (B,L,D)
JW Marriott                             259     469    89   159
Swissotel                               299     509   109   179           Day 3: Thursday or Monday – Cuenca is Ecuador’s third largest city
                                                                          and a World Cultural Heritage Site. It retains its pleasant provincial air
                                                                          with its red tiled roofs, cobblestone streets, flowery plazas and
                                                                          museums. Today‘s walking tour in the colonial downtown area of
                        GUAYAQUIL
                                                                          Cuenca, is an opportunity to enjoy the warmth and hospitality of its           Day 1: Fri – Quito-Kapawi – Depart from Quito via flight to the
               2 days/1 night from $209                                   people, the colorful parks and plazas, religious monuments and                 landing strip at the Kapawi community. Continue by a motorized
Guayaquil is Ecuador’s largest city, natural port and the country’s       handcraft shops. Transfer to airport to for your flight back to Quito. (B,L)   canoe ride through the Capahuari River to the lodge. During the ride
financial and commercial center. The people of Guayaquil are              Rates are per person including all meals.                                      passengers can appreciate part of the wonderful nature and eco-
outgoing and open, they enjoy their city and are fiercely proud of                                         PACKAGE    EXTRA NIGHTS                       system of the Amazon including some species of animals such as
their heritage. It is not surprising to hear the drama of Guayas, a       Hotels                        Double Single Double Single                      birds, dolphins and butterflies. Overnight at the Kapawi Eco Lodge.
brave indigenous leader, who in his desperation to avoid falling into     Oro Verde or Similar           $699 $769      $55   $90                        (L,D)
the hands of the Spanish conquerors, decided to kill his wife, Quil,      Note: Operates Tuesdays and Saturdays                                          Day 2 & 3: Sat & Sun - Kapawi – During your stay at Kapawi
before drowning himself in the waters of the river. Their names were                                                                                     activities include visits to the Achuar communities, where you can
joined; a city was baptized.                                                                                                                             spend a day with the Achuar families, hikes in the rain forest,
Day 1: Meeting at the airport and transfer to your hotel.                                                                                                canoeing in rivers and lakes, swimming, watching piranhas, pink
                                                                                                                                                         dolphins, caimans and other animals of the area, as well as bird
Day 2: Half day City Tour of Guayaquil begins along the main avenue                                                                                      watching, where there are 480 species. (B,L,D)
of Guayaquil, the heart of the business district of the city. A stop is
made at Bolívar Park, also called "the park of the iguanas", as they                                                                                     Day 4: Mon – Kapawi – Avenue of the Volcanoes – Quito – Today’s
roam around the park undisturbed and perch on the treetops. Then                                                                                         return to Quito begins with a 20-minute canoe trip to the Community,
stroll along Guayaquil's ravishing Malecon 2000, 1.5 mile waterfront,                                                                                    where you board a plane for the approximately 50-minute flight to
running parallel to the River Guayas and featuring historical, cultural                                                                                  Shell. Then, the journey continues by land through the Avenue of The
and entertainment areas. Transfer from your hotel to the airport. (B)                                                                                    Volcanoes were passengers see the Cotopaxi, Illinizas and
                                                                                                                                                         Chimborazo volcanoes. (B)
Rates are per person including breakfast daily.
                                          PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS                                                                                         Rates are per person including all meals.
Hotels                                Double Single Double Single                                                                                                                                           PACKAGE
Hampton Inn                            $209 $389      $59   $119                                                                                         Hotels                                 Double       Single       Triple
Oro Verde                               229     409    69   139                                                                                          Kapawi Lodge                            $989        $1259        $889
Four Points Sheraton                    229     409    69   139                                                                                          Note: Achuar community fee $10 per person to be paid locally
Hilton Colon                            299     509   109   179                                                                                          3 night package Fri-Mon

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Peru By Design
A La Carte Land Modules                                                     CUZCO/MACHU PICCHU                            (OVERNIGHT MACHU PICCHU)                   CUZCO/MACHU PICCHU
                                                                                            4 days/3 nights from $710                                                  3 days/2 nights from $550
                                                                            The “Lost City of the Incas”, this is truly one of the wonders of the      The city of Cuzco was at one time the capital of the formidable Inca
                                                                            world. Believed to have been built in the mid-15th century, it was not     empire and now the center of one of the most important
                                                                            discovered until 1911 by American explorer Hiram Bingham. Surrounded       archaeological regions in the world. A highlight of your visit is the
                                               Amazon                                                                                                  excursion to Machu Picchu the mysterious “Lost City of the Incas.”
                                                                            by a lush cloud forest, the imposing citadel perches on atop a mountain.
                       Iquitos
                                                                            Day 1: Cuzco. Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.     Day 1: Cuzco. Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.
                                                                            Take some time to acclimate yourself to the 11,000 foot altitude. This     Take some time to acclimate yourself to the 11,000 foot altitude. This
                       PERU                                                 afternoon tour Cuzco and the imposing ruins. (B,L)                         afternoon tour the city ruins of Sacsay- Huaman, the stone carving of
                                                                            Day 2: Cuzco/Machu Picchu. Early morning departure by train for the        Kenkco and Tambo Machay, once the baths of Incan royalty.

                                                Puerto Maldonado            full day excursion to Machu Picchu. Overnight at Machu Picchu. (B,L)       Day 2: Early morning departure for a full-day excursion to Machu
                                                                            Day 3: Machu Picchu/Cuzco. Second entrance to the magnificent              Picchu, “The Lost City of the Incas” truly one of the wonders of the
                            Lima
                                             Machu Picchu
                                                                            citadel for continued sightseeing and wondering on your own.               world. Machu Picchu was only discovered in 1911. This self-
                                              Cuzco
                                                                            Afternoon return to Cuzco. (B)                                             contained city consists of over 200 building and is practically
                                 Ica
                                       Nazca                                                                                                           inaccessible and unnoticeable from the valley below. (B L)
                                                                            Day 4: This morning transfer to the airport. (B)
                                                Puno                                                                                                   Day 3: This morning transfer to the airport. (B)
                                                                            Rates are per person including breakfast and 2 lunches.
                                                 Lake Titicaca                                                                                         Rates are per person including breakfast and 1 lunch.
                                                                            Hotels:                                     PACKAGE         EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                            Cuzco                 Machu Picchu        Double Single Double Single                                           PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                            Casa Andina          Machu Picchu Inn        $710     $895     $70 $135    Hotels                            Double Single Double Single
                                                                            Jose Antonio          Hatuchay Tower          755      970      95  175    Casa Andina                        $550 $670       $60    $115
                                                                            Novotel                     Sumaq             935     1275     250  425    Jose António                        560     680     60    120
                                   LIMA                                     Casa Andina PC              Sumaq             980     1365      95  175    Novotel                             595     750     75    155
                                                                            Libertador       Machu Picchu Pueblo(HB) 1075         1500     290  455    Casa Andina PC                      635     835     95    185
                                                                            Monasterio ** Sanctuary Lodge(FB) 1525                2185     540  960    Libertador                          690     940    125    245
                 3 days/2 nights from $205
                                                                            * Extra night rates are for Machu Picchu hotels; ** Deluxe rooms           Monasterio **                       920    1405    235    470
 Lima, was founded by Francisco Pizarro and was considered the
                                                                                                                                                       * Extra night rates are for Cuzco hotels; ** Deluxe rooms
 jewel of the Spanish Empire and once the capital and the “City of
 Kings.” Lima is a mosaic of colonial and modern architecture. A
 thriving metropolis of museums, galleries, shopping centers and                                                                                                       PUNO/LAKE TITICACA
 nightlife.
 Day 1: Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel.                                                                                                       3 days/2 nights from $295
 This afternoon visit colonial Lima. At the cathedral you can see                                                                                      Puno was once one of the continents richest cities. It is the folkloric
 the remains of the conqueror Pizarro. Later visit beautiful                                                                                           center of Peru and source of much Incan mythology. Lake Titicaca the
 Miraflores and San Isidoro residential areas.                                                                                                         Inca’s “Divine Lake” at 12,580 feet, is the highest navigable
                                                                                                                                                       waterway in the world.
 Day 2: This morning you will visit the Gold Museum displaying a
 dazzling array of gold, silver and copper works from Peru’s many           Train to Machu Picchu                                                      Day 1: Cuzco/Juliaca/Puno - Morning departure from Cuzco by train.
 civilizations. (B)                                                                                                                                    Travel through the high Andes past picturesque villages and
 Day 3: Transfer to the airport. (B)
                                                                                               NAZCA MARKINGS                                          spectacular views to Juliaca. Here you will transfer to a motor coach
                                                                                                                                                       for the remaining journey to the Peruvian Border Town of Puno, on
 Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                                             2 days/1 night from $445                                  the shores of Lake Titicaca. (L)
                                           PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS           Ponder if you will, the mystery of the ancient Nazca markings. These
 Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
                                                                                                                                                       Day 2: Puno - This morning, tour the floating reed islands of the Uros
                                                                            giant geometrical designs are only visible by overflight. Built by
 Casa Andina                            $205 $285      $40   $75                                                                                       Indians, a lake tribe whose unique lifestyle has remained unchanged
                                                                            whom, how, and for what purpose? Your guess is as good as ours.
 Jose Antonio                            205     285    40    75                                                                                       for thousands of years. Box lunch is provided. Continue by boat
 Crowne Plaza                            250     375    85   165            Day 1: This morning transfer to the bus station and board an air-          visiting the island of Taquile, and the Quecha speaking Indians,
 Sheraton                                275     400    70   130            conditioned Royal First Class coach which will transport you to the        boasting the world’s finest hand-weaving technique. Return to Puno.
 Casa Andina PC                          325     520    95   190            town if Ica. Today’s overflight of Nazca markings will provide an          (B,L)
 Sofitel Royal Park                      340     515   115   190            unforgettable experience as you ponder of how and by whom these
                                                                                                                                                       Day 3: Lima - Transfer to the airport in Juliaca. (B)
 Marriott                                400     670   130   260            giant geometrical shapes were created.
 Swissotel                               405     680   125   255                                                                                       Rates are per person including breakfast, 2 lunches and 1 dinner.
                                                                            Day 2: Return to Lima for your next flight and destination. (B)                                                      PACKAGE         EXTRA NIGHTS
 Country Club                            415     705   140   280
 Miraflores Park                         420     715   135   265            Rates are per person including breakfast daily.                            Hotels                                 Double Single Double Single
                                                                                                                      PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS           Casa Andina                             $295 $370           $70   $135
                                                                            Hotels                                Double Single Double Single          Jose Antonio                             430      535        60   110
                                                                            Las Dunas                              $445 $475      $60   $90            Posada Del Inca                          435      535        60   110
                                                                            Note: Single based on minimum 2 passengers                                 Libertador Esteves                       520      725       100   200
                                                                                                                                                       Rates are based on train. To use bus instead deduct $90 pp.
       AMAZON/PUERTO MALDONADO
                                                                                                AMAZON/IQUITOS
                 3 days/2 nights from $165                                                                                                                          YUCAY - SACRED VALLEY
 Day 1: Puerto Maldonado - Upon arrival in Puerto Maldonado                                 3 days/2 nights from $420
 transfer to the Madre de Dios river pier. Board your motor boat for        Day 1: Iquitos. Arrival, meeting, assistance and transfer to dockside                      2 days/1 night from $125
 the 45 minute trip to the Reserva Amazonica Jungle Lodge. The lodge        and board an Amazon River Pamacari (boat) for a short journey to your      A stay in Urubamba, the Sacred Valley, is the perfect way to relax in the
 is built entirely by the native Indian tribes. After lunch at the lodge,   lodge. This afternoon begin your exploration of the Amazon as your         heart of the country. Yucay is the adventure tourism center of the
 begin your explorations of the Amazon. Dinner and overnight at the         expert guides take you to visit a local Indian Village. (L,D)              Sacred Valley where you can enjoy river rafting, rock climbing, mountain
 Amazon Lodge. (B,L,D)                                                                                                                                 biking, horse rides and trekking. A highlight is the visit to the Pisac
                                                                            Day 2: Your lodge is built entirely of local materials. The pavilions
 Day 2: Amazon - Guided Amazonian explorations. Your local guide                                                                                       Market and the ruins and Ollantaytambo.
                                                                            and bungalows are connected by covered walkways and, while there
 will escort you for a full day of discovery and adventure including        is no electricity which could scare off local animals and birds, you       Day 1: Cuzco/Yucay. Full day tour visiting the famous Pisac Market and
 boat rides on the river and to the Rolin Island (Monkey Island), where     will have all the comfort needed for your visit. This afternoon visit      Ollantaytambo, the oldest continuously-occupied settlement in the
 six different species of monkeys can be seen. Dinner and overnight at      the Yagua Indians and continue your guided explorations of the             Americas. Archaeologists believe construction here was cut short by the
 the Amazon Jungle Lodge. (B,L,D)                                           awesome Amazon. (B,L,D)                                                    arrival of the Spaniards. Overnight in Yucay. (B,L)
 Day 3: Puerto Maldonado - This morning, transfer to the airport. (B)       Day 3: After an early lunch you will be transferred to Iquitos Airport.    Day 2: Yucay/Cuzco airport. Early morning transfer to the Cuzco airport.
 Rates are per person including all meals.                                  (B,L)                                                                      Rates are per person including breakfast daily & 1 lunch.
                                                   PACKAGE                                                                                                                                       PACKAGE         EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                            Rates are per person including all meals.
 Hotels                                          Double Single                                                                                         Hotels                                Double Single Double Single
                                                                                                                      PACKAGE
 Ecoa Amazonica Lodge                             $165  $210                                                                                           Casona Yucay                           $125 $155            $40   $70
                                                                            Hotels                                 Double Single
 Corto Maltes                                     285    325                                                                                           Pakaritampu                             150       215       60    120
                                                                            Explorama Lodge                         $420 $785
 Posada Amazonas                                  380    470                                                                                           Posada del Inca                         150       195       65    110
                                                                            Ceiba Tops                               460   855                         Private Collection (HB)                 170       250       80    160
 Reserva Amazónica                                590    640
                                                                                                                                                       Sol & Luna                              170       250       80    160

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 Central America By Design San Jose
Building your Costa Rica By Design Itinerary                                                                                Ground Travel Times Within Costa Rica
                                                                                                                      Approximate one-way Ground Travel times between cities.
Tourlite has put together a range of options throughout Costa Rica to allow you to choose                     From                            To                              Duration
the area and type of resort that suits your needs.                                                            San Jose:
                                                                                                                                    Arenal                                     3 hours
You build your ideal vacation by choosing the 2 night Basic San Jose package at the hotel
                                                                                                                                    Guanacaste                              4 1/2 hours
of your choice. The Basic San Jose package provides one night hotel and transfers on your                                           Jaco/Mid Pacific                           2 hours
arrival in Costa Rica and the night of your final day in Costa Rica before your return                                              Limon                                    31/2 hours
flight to the USA.                                                                                                                  Monteverde                               31/2 hours
                                                                                                                                    Puerto Viejo                             41/2 hours
Detailed descriptions of each of the packages and properties, as well as, activities available
                                                                                                                                    Puntarenas                                11/2 hour
are presented in the next several pages.                                                                                            Quepos                                   31/2 hours
Choose the package for the hotel and area you want. For longer stays simply add additional                                          Tortuguero                               41/2 hours
nights. Each package includes round trip transfers from San Jose. Transfers between areas                     Arenal:
                                                                                                                                    Guanacaste                                 4 hours
may be arranged. Please consult Tourlite Reservations for details.
                                                                                                                                    Jaco/Mid Pacific                           4 hours
                                                                                                                                    Monteverde                              3 1/2 hours
                                                                                                                                    Puerto Viejo                            4 1/2 hours
                                                                                                                                    Puntarenas                                 3 hours
                                                                                                                                    Quepos                                     5 hours
                                                                                                                                    Tortuguero                               31/2 hours
                                                                                                              Guanacaste:
                                                                                                                                    Jaco/Mid Pacific                        4 1/2 hours
                                                                                                                                    Monteverde                              3 1/2 hours
                                                                                                                                    Puntarenas                                 3 hours
                                                                                                                                    Quepos                                  5 1/2 hours
                                                                                                              Monteverde:
                                                                                                                                    Jaco/Mid Pacific                        3 1/2 hours
                                                                                                                                    Puntarenas                              2 1/2 hours
                                                                                                                                    Quepos                                  4 1/2 hours
                                                                                                              Quepos:
                                                                                                                                    Jaco/Mid Pacific                           1 hour
                                                                                                                                    Puntarenas                                2 hours



                                                                                                            Please note that certain itineraries may require additional
                                                                                                            nights in San Jose.
                                                                                                            Packages may be purchased without the Basic San Jose packages
                                                                                                            at an additional cost of $50 per person handling fee.



                                                                             2007/2008 Dates & Rates (Daily Departures)
Basic San Jose                                                      Tours are air-inclusive/locally hosted. Prices based on per person double occupancy.

                                                         San Jose:                 Taylor’s Inn Quality Real          Herradura    Melia Cariari   Real Inter-Continental   Marriott   White House
          Included Highlights                            Oct 01 - Dec 09, ‘07        $499        $529                  $559         $579                  $619              $659        $629
                                                         Dec 10 - 21, ‘07              769         799                  839          869                   979               939          929
 • Round trip air transportation from Miami              Dec 22, ‘07 - Jan 02, ‘08     799         829                  859          879                   999               959          949
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodation at the hotel             Jan 03 - 12, ‘08              779         859                  869          929                   969               999          939
   of your choice including breakfast                    Jan 13 - Mar 31, ‘08          519         569                  589          649                   689               719          659
                                                         Apr 01 - 30, ‘08              529         579                  599          659                   669               729          669
 • All transfers and baggage handling
                                                         May 01 - Dec 09, ‘08          519         559                  579          639                   659               689          649
 • Tourlite International document                       Single Supplements:            90         150                  150          170                   250               290          240
   wallet, luggage tags and travel tips booklet
                                                         Extra Nights:
 • The services of Tourlite’s English speaking
   tour guides/representatives                           Dbl                                   35          50            55            80                   90                100          95
                                                         Sgl                                   55          95           110           155                  180                200         190
 • All hotel taxes and service charges
                                                           Notes: Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx. $66, Fuel Surcharge $130 and week end surcharges. Costa
                                                           Rica airport taxes to be paid locally (approx $31).
                                                           Flights within Costa Rica have a maximum baggage allowance of 25 lbs per person.                       New York, Los Angeles
                                                           Land Only deduct: Jan 13- Dec 09 $330, Dec 10-Jan 12 $590 (USA/SJO/USA).
                                                           Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change after March 31st 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                   and other U.S. city
                                                                                                                                                                  Add-ons, see page 66
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Beaches of Costa Rica By Design
                                                                                                  Fiesta Resort - All Inclusive
      • Allegro Papagayo                                                                                                                        Located on the Pacific Coast just 2 hours
      • Fiesta Premier Papagayo                                                                                                                 from San Jose. There are 310 a/c rooms
     • Villas Sol Playa Hermosa                                                                                                                 with cable TV and facilities include 3 swim-
    • Grand Papagayo                  COSTA RICA                                                                                                ming pools, 4 Whirlpools, Kid’s Club,
   • El Nakuti                                                                                                                                  Chaise-lounges and towel service for the
   • Paradisus Playa Conchal          5 San Jose                                                                                                pool and beach area, gym and disco. All
     • Barcelo Langosta                                                                                                                         meals included with soft drinks and juices,
          • Punta Islita ••Fiesta Resort Shawandha Lodge
                               Villas Caletas
                                                                                                                                                unlimited local alcoholic beverages and
                                                                                                                                                wine served with dinner.
                                                          Cariblue •
                                                                   •                              Rates per person                              PACKAGE                EXTRA NIGHTS
                            • Los Suenos Marriott Beach
                                 • Best Western Jaco                                                                                      Dbl     Sgl     Tpl        Dbl Sgl          Tpl

                            Si Como No • • La Mariposa
                                                                                                  Oct 01 - Dec 24 ‘07                    $499   $849 $449            $90 $140 $80
                                                Casitas Eclipse
                                              • • El Parador                                      Dec 25 ‘07 - Jan 02 ‘08                 699   1039 679             160 200 150
                                                                                                  Jan 03 - Apr 30 ‘08                     549     929 489            105 160           90
                                                                                                  May 01 - Dec 24 ‘08                     529     889 479              95 150          85
                                                                                                  Dec 25 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 7 nights
                                                             •
                                                   Casa Corcovado           • Lapa Rios
                                                                                                  Best Western Jaco Beach
Mid Pacific Beach Hotels
                                                                                                                                      Best Western Jaco Beach Hotel offers 125
                              Included Highlights                                                                                     bedrooms with air conditioning. Dine in a
                                                                                                                                      restaurant with a fantastic view and disco
 • Round trip ground transfers to     • All hotel taxes and service                                                                   until dawn by the sea. Enjoy the 3 miles of
   Mid Pacific Beach                    charges                                                                                       beach known for its water sports, surf and
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodation at • The services of Tourlite’s English                                                               beautiful sunsets. If you are looking for
   the beach resort of your choice,     speaking tour guides/                                                                         activity play tennis, volleyball, horseback
   some with meals                      representatives                                                                               riding, fishing or choose from among a
                                                                                                                                      variety of water sports. End the day in the
 • All transfers and baggage handling                                                             town of Jaco, where you will find a series of restaurants.
                                                                                                  Rates per person including breakfast        PACKAGE                  EXTRA NIGHTS
For Private transfers roundtrip please add p/person Dbl-$50 Sgl-$100 Tpl-$35
                                                                                                                                          Dbl Sgl     Tpl             Dbl Sgl     Tpl
                                                                                                  Oct 01 - Dec 25 ‘07                    $369 $699 $289                50   95 $35
  Los Suenos Marriott
                                                                                                  Dec 26 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08                 429 799 339                  65 125     40
                                              This 212 room resort is the newest property         Jan 02 - Apr 16 &
                                                                                                  Jul 01 - 31 ‘08                         399    759     319           60 115        45
                                              in the Jaco Beach area. Situated in an 1,100
                                              acre rain forest and on the beach this resort       Apr 16 - Jun 30 &
                                              offers an 18 hole Ted Robinson designed eco-        Aug 01 - Dec 24 ‘08                     389    719     299           55    95      35
                                              golf course. Each room has individual climate       Dec 24 - Jan 01 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 3 nights
                                              control, satellite TV and in room pay movies.
                                              Along with golf enjoy the pool, health club
                                              with exercise room, suana, whirlpool and
                                              spa, lit tennis courts and jogging trail. Dine in
   one of 2 restaurants as well as bar and grills at the pool and golf club. In the               Villa Caletas
   evening join in the excitement at the casino and entertainment center.
   Rates per person including breakfast      PACKAGE                   EXTRA NIGHTS                                                  The spectacular 360-degree panorama from
                                         Dbl Sgl          Tpl         Dbl Sgl           Tpl                                          this tropical-jungle perch sweeps over the
                                                                                                                                     gulf islands of Nicoya Peninsula to the
   Oct 01-31 ‘07                        $569 $1119 $519             $110 $225 $105
                                                                                                                                     crescent beaches of Jacó, Herradura and
   Nov 01 - Dec 22 ‘07                   599 1199 489                 125 255           95                                           Punta Leona, taking in the majestic
   Dec 23 - 31 ‘07                       999 1989 749                 250 505 180                                                    mountains. The vast, deep-blue infinity
   Jan 01 - Apr 30 ‘08                   769 1519 589                 175 355 130                                                    pool creates the illusion of being one with
                                                                                                                                     the ocean. Adding to its splendor are a
   May 01 - Oct 31 ‘08                   519 1019 429                  95 195           75                                           miniature waterfall, an island of tropical
   Nov 01 - Dec 22 ‘08                   629 1229 499                 125 255           95        plants, and natural-rock facing. Serenity reigns at this magnificent hotel.
   Dec 23 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 7 nights.
                                                                                                  Rates per person no meals               PACKAGE                    EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                      Dbl   Sgl   Tpl              Dbl   Sgl     Tpl
                                                                                                  Oct 01 - Nov 14 ‘07                $479 $959 $419                $90 $180     $75
                                                                                                  Nov 15 - Dec 20 ‘07 &
                                                                                                  Jan 03 - Jul 31 ‘08                    529 1049         449      100      205       85
                                                                                                  Dec 21 ‘07 - Jan 02 ‘08                579 1129         479      115      230       95
                                                                                                  Aug 01 - Nov 14 ‘08                    499  989         439       95      190       80
                                                                                                  Dec 21 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 3 nights

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 Guanacaste By Design
Guanacaste Hotels                                                                                      Allegro Papagayo - All Inclusive
                               Included Highlights                                                                                            Located in Manzanillo Beach at the
                                                                                                                                              Papagayo Gulf. All 300 Rooms offer a/c, pri-
 • Round trip air transfers between • All transfers and baggage                                                                               vate bath with hair dryer, direct dial phone,
   San Jose and Guanacaste (max       handling                                                                                                electronic safety deposit box and satellite
   25 lbs per person baggage on air • All hotel taxes and service                                                                             TV.           The       hotel        features
   transfers)                                                                                                                                 a swimming pool, solarium, sight seeing
                                      charges
                                                                                                                                              tower,        medical    service,     laundry,
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodation at • The services of Tourlite’s English                                                                       tour desk, and baby sitter service. Activities
   the beach resort of your choice,   speaking tour guides/                                                                                   include             beach           volleybal,
   some with meals                    representatives                                                  aerobics, hiking, archery, children’s activities, night shows and water sports. Two
                                                                                                       restaurants feature a high level of international cuisine.
Reductions per person:                                                                                  Rates per person                         PACKAGE             EXTRA NIGHTS
$150 if your International flights are in and out of Liberia (instead SJO) -                                                                 Dbl   Sgl   Tpl        Dbl Sgl     Tpl
Replaces Rt. air from SJO with Rt. ground transfers LIB/Hotel/LIB                                       Oct 01 - Dec 20 ‘07                 $719 $889 $689         $120 $175 $110
$100 per person for ground instead of air transportation SJO/Hotel/SJO                                  Dec 21 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08              959 1139 829           195 255 155
                                                                                                        Jan 02 - Apr 30 ‘08                  799 969 699            145 200 110
                                                                                                        May 01 - Jun 27 &
     Paradisus Playa Conchal - All Inclusive                                                            Nov 01 - Dec 19 ‘08                   679      819   599    110 155           85
                                                                                                        Jun 28 - Aug 31 ‘08                   729      899   639    120 180           95
                                                                                                        Sep 01 - Oct 31 ‘08                   649      789   589     95 140           75
                                          The 700 acre Paradisus Playa Conchal is
                                          a deluxe resort which offers everything                       Dec 26 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights
                                          under the sun to enjoy the sun. With
                                          308 luxurious suites the property is
                                          designed as a tropical village with quaint
                                          walkways, fountains and beautiful
                                          gardens. From its white sand beach to                        Barcelo Playa Langosta - All Inclusive
                                          its free form pool, the Paradisus Playa
                                          Conchal is a water enthusiasts paradise. If                                                        Located on the beach next to the
     not enjoying water sports, try a round of golf at the par 72 golf course. This                                                          Tamarindo beach area, this hotel has
     course by Trent Jones is designed to enhance the tropical topography of the                                                             135 standard rooms with a/c,TV, mini-
     landscape. Dining is a gourmet’s delight with 11 restaurants to choose from.                                                            bar and safety box. Facilities include a
     In the evening see if lady luck is with you at the casino.                                                                              restaurant, lobby bar, poolside snack
                                                                                                                                             bar, swimming pool, whirlpool, exercise
     Rates per person                        PACKAGE                   EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                             room, aerobics, dance classes, daily
                                       Dbl     Sgl   Tpl              Dbl  Sgl     Tpl                                                       animation program for children and
     Oct 01 - Dec 21 '07 &                                                                                                                   adults every day, a boutique and gift
     Nov 01 - Dec 21 '08            $1049    $1249        $969      $225 $290           $200           shop. There is an Aquatic activities Center offering a variety of water sports.
     Dec 22 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08         1569     1919        1469       390 505             360           Rates per person                         PACKAGE             EXTRA NIGHTS
     Jan 02 - Mar 31 ‘08             1289     1579        1199       300 395             280                                                Dbl   Sgl   Tpl        Dbl Sgl     Tpl
     Apr 01 - Aug 31 ‘08             1079     1279         999       230 300             215           Oct 01 - Dec 23 ‘07                 $619 $659 $589          $85 $100 $80
     Sep 01 - Oct 31 ‘08              999     1219         959       210 280             195           Dec 24 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08             1199 1859 959           275 485 195
                                                                                                       Jan 02 - Mar 23 ‘08                  949 1349 779           195 320 140
     Dec 22-Jan 01 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights
                                                                                                       Mar 24 - Jun 30 &
                                                                                                       Sep 01 - Dec 23 ‘08                   759       919   639   130 180          95
                                                                                                       Jul 01 - Aug 31 ‘08                   799       959   669   145 200         105
   Villas Sol Hermosa - All Inclusive                                                                  Dec 24 - Jan 01 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights


                                                        Beautifully located on a hillside over-
                                                        looking        the        beach        this
                                                        privileged resort offers 74 villas, 35 of
                                                        which have a private pool. Enjoy one of
                                                        the 3 pools or the delightful beach. A vari-
                                                        ety of water sports are available and fish-
                                                        ing and diving can be arranged. Relax and
                                                        enjoy a sunset while sipping cocktails
                                                        before a sumptuous meal at the Roble
                                                        restaurant. Later in the evening dance the
     night away at the discotheque.

     Rates per person                       PACKAGE                    EXTRA NIGHTS
                                        Dbl   Sgl   Tpl               Dbl Sgl     Tpl
     Oct 01 - Dec 23 ‘07               $639 $789 $619                $100 $140 $85
     Dec 24 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08 &
     Mar 11-22 ‘08                       779      989      739         140     205     125
     Jan 02-31 & Jul 01-Aug 01’08        699      859      689         110     165     110
     Feb 01 - Mar 15 ‘08                 719      889      699         120     175     115
     Apr 01 - Jun 30 ‘08                 679      819      669         105     155     105
     Aug 02 - Dec 23 ‘08                 649      789      659         100     140     100
     Dec 24-Jan 01 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights



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Punta Islita                                                                              Occidental Grand Papagayo - All Inclusive
                                      Nestled in the heavily forested hills of the                                             Located on beautiful Playa Buena and set in an
                                      Guanacaste province, overlooking shimmering                                              area of great natural beauty, this deluxe 180-
                                      ocean waters, Hotel Punta Islita is a                                                    room hotel was renovated in 2004. All-Inclusive
                                      sequestered nook carved out of the untamed                                               features include, weekly Managers cocktail
                                      wilderness of Costa Rica’s exotic Pacific coast.                                         party, all meals and snacks, unlimited
                                      A small luxury hotel which proudly boasts beau-                                          International alcoholic beverages, unlimited
                                      tifully appointed ocean-view bungalows and                                               juices and soft drinks, wine served with dinner,
                                      spacious suites with jacuzzi and private ter-                                            daily activities program by the pool and beach,
                                      races, luxurious gourmet meals, a private                                                non motorized water sports : Kayak, snorkeling,
beach, tennis courts, biking, horseback riding and boating.                               Scuba clinics in the pool, 1 tennis court, 2 swimming pools, gym and health club.

Rates per person including breakfast        PACKAGE              EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                          Rates per person                        PACKAGE                      EXTRA NIGHTS
                                        Dbl Sgl     Tpl         Dbl Sgl     Tpl
                                                                                                                              Dbl   Sgl   Tpl                 Dbl Sgl     Tpl
Oct 01 - Dec 19 ‘07                    $689 $1,039 $599        $110 $220 $85
                                                                                          Oct 01 - Dec 20 ‘07                $849 $1039 N/A                  $160 $225 N/A
Dec 20 ‘07 - Jan 02 ‘08                 799 1259 689            145 290 110
                                                                                          Dec 21 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08            1169 1379 N/A                    265 330 N/A
Jan 03 - Apr 15 &
Jul 01 - Aug 31 ‘08                     899 1479      769       185 375      140          Jan 02 - Apr 30 ‘08                 949 1149 N/A                    195 255 N/A
Apr 16 - Jun 30 ‘08                     869 1389      739       165 335      125          may 01 - Jun 27 &
                                                                                          Nov 01 - Dec 19 ‘08                  839 9799          N/A           155 200 N/A
Sep 01 - Dec 19 ‘08                     719 1099      619       120 240       95
                                                                                          Jun 28 - Aug 31 ‘08                  889 1099          N/A           175 240 N/A
Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights
                                                                                          Sep 01 - Oct 31 ‘08                  779 919           N/A           140 185 N/A
                                                                                          Dec 26 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights
Fiesta Premier Papagayo - All Inclusive
                                This first class All Inclusive Resort
                                & Spa, located in a private bay in the Gulf of
                                Papagayo, is an ideal place to restore your
                                peace of mind, health & spirit. The resort
                                offers 160 rooms in a natural environment, all
                                with a/c, telephone, TV, safe deposit box, cof-
                                fee maker, mini bar, bathrooms with
                                bathtub, shower & hair dryer. The facilities
                                include 2 restaurants, bars and snack bars,
outdoor swimming pool, Spa with massage services, beauty treatments, gym
and tennis court.
Rates per person                               PACKAGE           EXTRA NIGHTS
                                         Dbl      Sgl  Tpl      Dbl Sgl     Tpl
Oct 01 - Dec 24 ‘07                     $729    $919 $679      $125 $185 $110
Dec 25 ‘07 - Jan 02 ‘08                 1199    1669 1159       280 425 260
Jan 03 - Apr 30 ‘08                     1029    1339 939        220 315 190
May 01 - Dec 23 ‘08                      889    1139 829        175 255 155
Dec 24 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights


                                                                                                      Optional Tours from Guanacaste
El Nakuti Resort - All Inclusive                                                          1. Santa Cruz and Guaitil                                                                $35
                                                                                             This very cultural tour visits Santa Cruz, the folklore town of Costa Rica and continues to
                                     Situated on the shores of the Gulf of Papagayo,         Guaitil, where the locals craft exquisite pottery. Half day
                                     with direct frontage and access to Panama
                                     Beach, the rooms and villas of El Nakuti Resort      2. Buena Vista Hot Springs and Horseback Riding                                        $115
                                     are surrounded by exquisitely maintained lush           Full day visit to Buena Vista where you will enjoy an exciting canopy hike. Later enjoy
                                     green gardens with a small central pond as a cen-       horseback riding through the beautiful trails of Buena Vista. Duration – 8 hours (L)
                                     terpiece. The 78 hotel rooms are interspersed           Full day
                                     among 7 small buildings and feature include a/c,     3. River Float:                                                                          $79
                                     ceiling fans, 2 singles or 1 king size bed, small       Enjoy a leisurely float on a rubber raft while viewing the beauty and abundant wildlife of a
                                     refrigerator, cable TV, direct dial telephone, pay      tropical landscape. (Children under 7 not allowed.) Duration – 10 hours (L) Full day
                                     safe, hair dryer, unlimited hot water and terrace.   4. Rincon de la Vieja Volcano:                                                           $65
The hotel services include 2 restaurants, bars, Pool with Whirlpool, Children’s Pool,       One of the most impressive volcanoes in Costa Rica. It has 2 craters, one active with a hot
Snorkeling Gear, Sea Kayaks & Souvenir shop.                                                water lake and one dormant with a large variety of wildlife. Duration – 10 hours (L) Full day
                                                                                          5. Palo Verde National Park:                                                             $65
Rates per person                               PACKAGE           EXTRA NIGHTS                This extensive tropical wetlands is home to a rich variety of birds, reptiles and mammals
                                         Dbl   Sgl  Tpl         Dbl Sgl       Tpl            which are easily viewed on your jungle boat cruise. (Children under 7 not allowed.) Duration
                                                                                             – 10 hours (L) Full day
Oct 01 - Dec 18 ‘07                     $559 $649 $549          $70 $100     $60
                                                                                          6. Nicaragua’s Treasures:                                                              $130
Dec 19 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08                                                                      Visit two of the greatest attractions of Nicaragua, the Masaya Volcano and its active crater
Sep 01 - Dec 18 ‘08                      599    699      619     90 115       85             and the Masaya Market. Discover why the colonial city of Granada looks like lost on time,
Jan 02 - Mar 23 ‘08                      759    999      729    130 210      120             with its churches and buildings with more than two centuries old. Visit Masaya Volcano and
mar 24 - Aug 31 ‘08                      659    729      599    105 125       85             its active crater and the Masaya Market. (L) Full day
Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-22 Minimum 7 nights


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 Manuel Antonio By Design
Manuel Antonio Hotels                                                                                     Si Como No
                                  Included Highlights                                                                                                    “Si Como No”, which means “yes,
                                                                                                                                                         Why not?”, reflects the warm, and
 • Round trip air transfers between • All transfers and baggage                                                                                          engaging personality of Costa Rican
   San Jose and Quepos (max 25        handling                                                                                                           people. The rooms offer bath with
                                                                                                                                                         shower, a/c, mini-bar, king or double
   lbs per person baggage on air    • All hotel taxes and service                                                                                        bed, ceiling fan, telephone, and safe.
   transfers)                         charges                                                                                                            The free form pool includes a Jacuzzi,
 • 3 Nights hotel accommodation at • The services of Tourlite’s English                                                                                  waterfall, 30 foot water slide, and
   the beach resort of your choice,   speaking tour guides/                                                                                              swim-up pool bar. The sundecks
   some with meals                    representatives                                                                                                    command spectacular jungle and
                                                                                                                                                         ocean views. Dining options include
                                                                                                           the casual The Rico Tico Bar ‘n Grill or the upscale, yet casual Restaurante Claro
                                                                                                           Que Seafood & Bar El Zarpe.
     El Parador                                                                                            Rates per person including breakfast        PACKAGE             EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                   Dbl Sgl     Tpl        Dbl Sgl     Tpl
                                                   The exquisite El Parador Hotel is located               Oct 01 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                $559 $899 $479         $110 $220 $85
                                                   on a densely forested hillside offering                 May 01 - Jun 30 ‘08                     529 829 469             95 190     75
                                                   spectacular 360 degree views of the
                                                   surrounding area. Activities range from                 Jul 01 - Aug 31 ‘08                     569 919 489            115 225     90
                                                   swimming at the pool or one of the                      Sep 01 - Nov 14 ‘08                     539 849 479            100 195     80
                                                   nearby beaches, tennis and mini-golf.                   Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 4 nights
                                                   The property also offers a fitness spa.
                                                   Activities for your stay could include
                                                   sport fishing, horseback riding, river
                                                   rafting, kayaking and snorkeling all
                                                                                                          La Mariposa
     easily arranged nearby. The style of the El Parador is immediately apparent in the art,
     sculpture and historic models and artifacts blended into the decor of the property that                                                                 On a bluff overlooking the Pacific
     will greatly appeal to the discriminating traveler.                                                                                                     Ocean and Manuel Antonio National
                                                                                                                                                             Park the serenity of this tropical par-
     Rates per person including breakfast        PACKAGE                     EXTRA NIGHTS                                                                    adise will provide the perfect anti-
                                                                                                                                                             dote to the stress of the day to day
                                             Dbl Sgl     Tpl                Dbl Sgl     Tpl                                                                  world. This Spanish colonial style
     Oct 01 - Dec 19 ‘07                    $489 $759 $449                  $80 $160 $65                                                                     hotel of 35 rooms offers a world
     Dec 20 ‘07 - Jan 03 ‘08                 599 999 539                    125 250 100                                                                      class restaurant, pool and beautifully
     Jan 04 - Apr 30 ‘08                     559 889 499                    105 210     85                                                                   landscaped grounds. Activities in
                                                                                                                                                             the area include horseback riding,
     May 01 - Dec 18 ‘08                     499 779 459                     85 175     75                                                                   rafting, sport fishing and snorkeling.
     Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 4 nights
                                                                                                           Rates per person including breakfast        PACKAGE               EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                   Dbl Sgl     Tpl          Dbl Sgl     Tpl
                                                                                                           Oct 01 - Nov 15 ‘07                    $499 $769 $469            $85 $175 $75
                                                                                                           Nov 16 ‘07 - Apr 15 ‘08                 619 999 549              125 250 100
         Optional Tours from Manuel Antonio                                                                Apr 16 - Nov 15 ‘08                     519 789 479               95 195     80
     1. Manuel Antonio National Park Tour:                                                  $40            Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 4 nights
         Naturalist guides will explain the history and geography of the area, pointing out sloths,
         monkeys, iguanas, and a multitude of insects and birds during this very informative
         three-hour walk. Duration – Half Day                                                             Casitas Eclipse
     2. Jungle Horseback Riding:                                                            $60
         Join a relaxing half-day ride into the rain forest of Villa Nueva for great birding opportu-                                                      Nestled amidst the lush rainforest
         nities and a chance to see some typical Costa Rican Countryside. Duration – Half Day                                                              of Manuel Antonio Beach, Hotel
     3. Rain Maker River Walk:                                                              $65                                                            Casitas Eclipse is a white stucco
        Walk along trails, which weave through cascading waterfalls and lush jungle landscape                                                              Mediterranean style hotel surround-
        guided by Nature Interpreters. You’ll have a chance to swim in cool crystal clear pools                                                            ed by eclectic tropical gardens.
        deep in the tropical rainforest. Duration – Half Day                                                                                               Guests can enjoy the occasional
     4. Rain Maker Canopy Walk:                                                             $70                                                            sightings of monkeys, iguanas,
         Rainmaker’s Canopy Walk is the area’s most user friendly suspension bridge system.                                                                sloths, and bright-colored humming-
         Six sections total 820 ft spanning from platforms attached to massive hardwood trees                                                              birds on the premises. This hotel fea-
         and reaching to heights over 180 ft above the waterfalls. Duration – Half Day                                                                     tures 30 elegant rooms and fully
     5. Damas Island Estuary Kayak:                                                         $65                                                            equipped luxury villas, with private
         Paddle the smooth protected inland waterways and explore the unique ecosystem of                  bath, hot water, fan, A/C, telephone, cable TV, refrigerator, safety box, balcony or
         an island mangrove . Abundant with wildlife , the Damas area also offers a swimming               terrace. The hotel’s facilities include a restaurant with Pacific Ocean views, a pool
         beach and a great seafood restaurant for lunch. Duration - Half Day (L)                           and spa.
     6. Savegre River Rafting:                                                              $95             Rates per person including breakfast      PACKAGE               EXTRA NIGHTS
         This adventure kicks off with a 4-wheel drive trip into the remote valley that is home to                                                Dbl Sgl     Tpl          Dbl Sgl        Tpl
         the Rio Savegre. Perfect for all experience levels, the river offers an exciting selection         Oct 01 - Dec 22 ‘07                  $379 $539 $359           $40 $80 $30
         of class II, III and IV rapids as well as pristine waterfalls, swimming holes and remark-
                                                                                                            Dec 23 ‘07 - Apr 15 ‘08               479 729 429               80 160         60
         able variety of birds. Duration – Full Day (L)
                                                                                                            Apr 16 - Dec 22 ‘08                   419 589 379               70 145         55
         Prices are per person, minimum 2 pax except Savegre River Rafting Minimum 4 pax.
                                                                                                           Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 4 nights


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Osa Peninsula/Puerto Viejo By Design
Osa Peninsula Hotels                                                                               Puerto Viejo - Caribbean Beach Hotels
                                Included Highlights                                                                                Included Highlights
• Round trip air transfers between • All transfers and baggage                                      • Round trip ground transfers to    • All hotel taxes and service
  San Jose and Osa Peninsula         handling                                                         Puerto Viejo                        charges
  (max 25 lbs per person baggage • All hotel taxes and service                                      • 3 Nights hotel accommodation at • The services of Tourlite’s English
  on air transfers)                  charges                                                          the beach resort of your choice     speaking tour guides/
• 3 Nights hotel accommodation at • The services of Tourlite’s English                              • All transfers and baggage handling representatives
  the beach resort of your choice    speaking tour guides/representatives
                                                                                                   For Private transfers roundtrip please add p/person Dbl-$50 Sgl-$100 Tpl-$35


  Lapa Rios                                                                                          Shawandha Lodge
                                                 This upscale ecotourism resort is built to be                                              The Shawandha Lodge’s intention is to co-
                                                 in perfect harmony with its lush environ-                                                  exist with respect for nature. It features spa-
                                                 ment. Comprised of 14 deluxe thatched                                                      cious bungalows constructed in neo-primi-
                                                 roofed bungalows, all of which have decks                                                  tive style with an artistic mixture of wood
                                                 and sea views, the Lapas Rios is a hidden                                                  and ceramics with palm roofs, each of the
                                                 oasis in the midst of the rainforest. All rooms                                            bungalows has its own individual character
                                                 have outdoor and indoor showers, tiled                                                     and atmosphere. Your hosts, Maho Diaz, a
                                                 baths, queen sized beds and bamboo                                                         fashion and architectural designer and
                                                 furniture. Relax while you enjoy the pool,                                                 Nicolas Bufille, an anthropological documen-
  bar and gourmet restaurant.                                                                         tarist and restaurateur, both French wish to welcome you to their lodge and assist
                                                                                                      you in enjoying your precious vacation in Costa Rica. At the Rancho restaurant
   Rates per person including all meals        PACKAGE                  EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                      enjoy creative tropical flavors with the savoir-faire of the French tradition.
                                           Dbl Sgl     Tpl             Dbl Sgl     Tpl
                                                                                                      Rates per person including breakfast        PACKAGE          EXTRA NIGHTS
   Sep 01 - Oct 31 ‘07                    $669 $1329 $519             $125 $335 $75
                                                                                                                                              Dbl Sgl     Tpl     Dbl Sgl     Tpl
   Nov 01 - Dec 14 ‘07 &
   Jan 07 - May 15 ‘08                    1219    1619      579        300 430          95            Oct 01 ‘07 - Dec 21 ‘08                $419 $829 $359       $65 $135 $55
   Dec 15 ‘07 - Jan 05 ‘08                1359    1819      619        345 490         105            Dec 23 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 3 nights

   May 15 - Oct 31 ‘08                     699    1359      539        130 345          80
   Dec 23 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 3 nights




  Casa Corcovado                                                                                      Cariblue Hotel
                                             Tucked away in the trees and cooled                                                          The Hotel Cariblue offers hardwood bunga-
                                             by the Pacific Ocean, is this 170 acre                                                       lows nestled in exotic tropical gardens
                                             private reserve bordering Corcovado National                                                 between the pristine white sand beach of
                                             Park. Carefully designed and built by an                                                     Playa Cocles and lush natural jungle. The
                                             American naturalist with over twenty-five                                                    spacious rooms are in palm-thatched duplex
                                             years of local experience, this unique lodge                                                 bungalows, with private bathrooms decorat-
                                             offers 10 artfully-appointed individual bunga-                                               ed in mosaic, hot water, ceiling fans, mos-
                                             lows offering unpretentious comfort, mosqui-                                                 quito nets and safe deposit box. The hotel
                                             to-netted beds, ceiling fans, private bath-                                                  amenities include a snack bar, direct TV,
  rooms with hot water showers. Your stay includes tours to Corcovado National                        board games, magazines and books. There is a swimming pool and souvenir shop
  Park and to Caño Island.                                                                            full of ethnic arts and beach accessories.
  Rates per person including all meals       PACKAGE                EXTRA NIGHTS                       Rates per person including breakfast        PACKAGE          EXTRA NIGHTS
                                         Dbl    Sgl     Tpl        Dbl Sgl        Tpl                                                          Dbl Sgl     Tpl     Dbl Sgl     Tpl
  Sep 01 - Oct 31 ‘07                  $1229 $1389 $1219 $300 $350 $290                                Oct 01 ‘07 - Dec 21 ‘08                $429 $839 $359       $70 $140 $55
  Nov 01 - Dec 14 ‘07 &                                                                                Dec 23 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 3 nights
  Jan 07 - May 15 ‘08                   1449 1569 1419             370 410 370
  Dec 15 ‘07 - Jan 05 ‘08               1349 1439 1319             340 370 335
  May 15 - Oct 31 ‘08                   1259 1419 1249             310 360 315
  Dec 23 - Jan 02 & Mar 15-23 Minimum 3 nights




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 National Parks/River Rafting /
                 Rincon
                 de la Vieja
                                   Arenal
      Guanacaste                                             Tortuguero
                       Liberia              Selva Verde
                                                             National Park
                          Monteverde        Los Angeles Cloud Forest
                                                           Pacuare River
                                                San Jose



                                                      COSTA RICA




                                                                                                 Fishing in Costa Rica
                                                                                               4 Days / 3 Nights
                                                                                               Costa Rica is a sport’s fishing enthusiast’s paradise. We have selected 2
     Arenal                                                                                    excellent hotels on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast, which will offer you facili-
                                                                                               ties to experience the thrill of trying to land marlin, sailfish, and wahoo
 3 Days/2 Nights: Arenal Volcano is one of the world’s most active volcanoes. Its night        amount others. When not fishing enjoy the beach and facilities offered
 time display of natural fireworks is awesome. The Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge is of            from these selected properties.
 particular interest to bird watchers as many species nest in the lowland area.                El Ocotal Beach Resort, completely renovated in 1999, offers 59 rooms
 Includes: • Roundtrip ground transfers from San Jose • 2 Nights hotel accommoda-              all with a/c, king or two queen beds, ceiling fan, security box, hot water,
 tions at hotel of your choice • Arenal Volcano Tour with snack and dinner (not includ-        color satellite TV and telephone and terrace over looking the blue Pacific.
 ed when staying at Tabacon Lodge) • Cano Negro Adventure w/lunch (included only
 if returning to San Jose after package) • Hotel service charges and taxes                     Flamingo Marina Resort – Situated on the ocean and with its’ own mari-
                                                                                               na, the hotel offers rooms with 2 double beds, A/C, safety deposit box,
 Rates per person including breakfast                   PACKAGE              EXTRA NIGHTS      satellite TV, telephone, mini-bar service, private bath with shower and a
                                                      Dbl Sgl Tpl            Dbl Sgl Tpl       terrace/balcony overlooking the Pacific.
 Tilajari                                                                                      Includes: • Round trip air from San Jose • Airport/hotel transfers to El Ocotal or
 Oct 01 - Oct 31 ‘07 & May 01 - Dec 08 ‘08           $459 $569 $439          $50 $100 $35
                                                                                               Flamingo • 3 nights hotel accommodations• One full day of fishing with lunch • Hotel
 Nov 01 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                              479     589     449    60    110   45    service charge and taxes • Not Included $16 pp fishing license
 Occidental El Tucano
 Oct 01 - Dec 25 ‘07 & May 01 - Dec 08 ‘08            479     619     469    60    125   50   El Ocotal
 De 26 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                               499     639     479    70    135   55   Rates per person including breakfast                          PACKAGE                       EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                        Dbl   Sgl   Tpl                   Dbl Sgl Tpl
 Hotel Las Cabinitas
 Oct 01 ‘07 - Dec 08 ‘08                              479     589     449    60    110   40   Oct 01-Dec 15 '07 & May 01-Dec 15 '08                    $1119 $1769 $889                   $85 $130 $65
 Arenal Paraiso                                                                               Dec 16-23 ‘07 & Jan 02-Apr 30 ‘08                        1149 1889 899                       90 165 70
 Oct 01 ‘07 - Dec 08 ‘08                              449     549     439    45    90    35   Dec 24 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08                                  1199 1999 949                      110 200 80
 Montana Del Fuego                                                                            Extra Day Fishing $900 for 1 to 4 people, maximum capacity 4 people.
 Oct 01 ‘07 - Dec 08 ‘08                              489     619     459    60    125   50   Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Apr 01 - 08 Minimum 7 nights.

 Tabacon Lodge                                                                                Flamingo Marina
 Oct 01 ‘07 - Nov 14 ‘08                              599     859     559    120   240   95
 Nov 15 - Dec 23 ‘07 & Jan 02 - Mar 13 ‘08            619     889     569    125   255 100    Rates per person including breakfast                      Dbl        Sgl         Tpl        Dbl Sgl Tpl
 Dec 24 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08 & Mar 14 - 23 ‘08            679     999     609    155   310 120    Oct 01 - Nov 30 ‘07                                      $999       $1689       $799        $50 $100 $35
 Mar 15 - Nov 14 ‘08                                  629     899     579    125   255 100    Dec 01-26 ‘07 & Jan 08 - Apr 08 ‘08                      1059       1779        839         65 130 45
                                                                                              Dec 26 ‘07 - Jan 03 ‘08                                  1129       1899        889         85 175 65
                                                                                              Apr 08 - Nov 30 ‘08                                      1039       1719        829         55 110 40
                                                                                              Extra Day Fishing $900 for 1 to 4 people, maximum capacity 4 people.
                                                                                              Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Apr 01 - 08 Minimum 7 nights.

                                                                                              Reductions per person:
                                                                                              $150 if flying in and out of Liberia (instead SJO) - Replaces Rt. air from SJO with Rt. Land transfers LIB/Hotel/LIB
                                                                                              $100 per person for land instead of air transportation SJO/Hotel/SJO

     Pacuare River Rafting
                                                                                                 Rincon de la Vieja
 2 Days / 1 Night: You will enjoy one of the most amazing rainforest experiences pos-
 sible - breathtaking beauty far removed from civilization’s rush and heart-pounding           3 Days/2 Nights: Rincon de la Vieja is volcano located northeast of Liberia, in Guanacaste. It is
 excitement. The Pacuare River is one of the top five rafting rivers in the world for its      a complex geological structure, consisting of at least nine volcanic cones. Along the southern
 scenery and rapids. This tropical river is a trip of pure magic, unsurpassed beauty,          side of the volcano there are hot springs, mud pots, and steam and sulphur vents. It is said that
 wildlife and exhilarating rapids. Class III rapids welcome you to the Pacuare gorge’s         Rincon de la Vieja once served as a natural lighthouse for sailors off the Pacific coast of
 charm as you raft deep in the heart of primary rainforest.                                    Costa Rica. Activities available include hiking, horseback riding, canopy tours.
 Includes: • Roundtrip ground transfers from San Jose • 1 night accommodations at              Includes: • Roundtrip ground transfers from Liberia airport or San Jose - 2 nights hotel
 Ríos Tropicales Lodge • All meals • All equipment and expert guides • Hotel taxes             accommodations at the Buena Vista Lodge • Hotel service charges and taxes.
 and service charges                                                                           Rates per person including breakfast            PACKAGE                 EXTRA NIGHTS
 Rates per person including all meals        PACKAGE             EXTRA NIGHTS                                                           Dbl       Sgl      Tpl        Dbl     Sgl    Tpl
                                       Dbl      Sgl    Tpl     Dbl      Sgl     Tpl
                                                                                               Oct 01 ‘07 - Dec 14 ‘08                $259 $459 $219                 $45 $55        $35
 Oct 01 ‘07 - Dec 10 ‘08              $250 $325 $250 $100 $155 $100


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Sports Fishing By Design
  Monteverde Cloud Forest                                                                           Selva Verde
 3 Days/2 Nights: One of the world’s few remaining cloud forests, this 26,000 acre                3 Days/2 Nights: Located in the lush lowlands of northeastern Costa Rica along the Sarapiqui
 preserve high in the Tilaran Mountains is home to hundreds of species of birds,                  River, this rain forest preserve is home to over 500 species of birds and mammals as well
 mammals and plants some of which are extremely rare.                                             as hundreds of tropical trees and plants. On the return you will pass through Braulio Carrillo
 Includes: • Roundtrip ground transfers from San Jose • 2 Nights hotel accommoda-                 National Park.
 tions at hotel of your choice • Tour of Monteverde Cloud Forest • Hummingbird Gallery            Includes: • Roundtrip ground transfers from San Jose • 2 Nights hotel accommodations
 and Cheese Factory Tour • Hotel service charges and taxes                                        • Boat tour along Sarapiqui River • Hotel service charges and taxes
 Rates per person                                   PACKAGE            EXTRA NIGHTS               Rates per person including breakfast                 PACKAGE EXTRA NIGHTS
                                              Dbl     Sgl   Tpl        Dbl Sgl Tpl                                                           Dbl   Sgl   Tpl   Dbl  Sgl   Tpl
 Cloud Forest Lodge including breakfast                                                           Oct 01 - Dec 14 ‘07                       $349 $479 $299    $75 $105   $55
 Oct 01 - Nov 30 ‘07                        $339 $599 $289            $40     $75 $30             Dec 15 ‘07 - Apr 15 ‘08                    369  499    319    85 110    70
 Dec 01 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                     439      599     289       90     75     30          Apr 16 - Dec 08 ‘08                        329  459    289    70  90    55
 May 01 - Nov 30 ‘08                         349      619     299       45     75     35
 Montana no meals
 Oct 01 - Nov 30 ‘07                        $329 $599 $279            $35     $75 $25               Tortuguero National Park
 Dec 01 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                     399      619     329       70     85     45
                                                                                                  3 Days / 2 Nights: Tortuguero is a low-lying forest crisscrossed with rivers and canals.
 May 01 - Nov 30 ‘08                         389      599     319       65     80     45          It is also a very important turtle breeding area. The birds and animals are best viewed
 Hotel Sapo Dorado no meals                                                                       by boat quietly traversing the rivers and channels.
 Oct 01 - Dec 15 ‘07                        $379 $659 $329            $60 $100 $50                Includes: • Roundtrip ground transfers from San Jose • 2 nights hotel accommoda-
 Dec 16 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                     419      719     349       75    130     60          tions • All meals • Tortuguero Canal Tour • Hotel service charges and taxes
 May 01 - Dec 15 ‘08                         399      679     339       65    115     55           Rates per person including all meals                 PACKAGE                    EXTRA NIGHTS
 Fonda Vela no meals                                                                                                                            Dbl       Sgl   Tpl               Dbl  Sgl    Tpl
 Oct 01 - Nov 30 ‘07                        $369 $669 $319            $55 $105 $40                 Mawamba Lodge
 Dec 01 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                     399      699     339       65    125     50           Oct 01 - Nov 30 ‘07                       $279 $329 $269                     $115 $135 $105
 May 01 - Nov 30 ‘08                         379      689     329       60    115     45           Dec 01 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                    329  369  309                      130 150   120
                                                                                                   May 01 - Nov 30 ‘08                        289  339  279                      120 145   110
                                                                                                   Laguna Lodge
                                                                                                   Oct 01 - Nov 30 ‘07                       $279 $329 $269                     $115 $135 $105
                                                                                                   Dec 01 ‘07 - Apr 30 ‘08                    329  369  309                      130 150   120
                                                                                                   May 01 - Nov 30 ‘08                        289  339  279                      120 145   110




                                                                                                 Tortuguero (Turtle)

                                                                                                  Car Rental Rates in Costa Rica
                                                                                                 Car Type                 Automatic                AC      PAX Lug Drs 4X4 3 days Extra day
                                                                                                 Toyota Yaris or similar     N                     Y        5   2   4 N 170          55
                                                                                                 Toyota Yaris or similar     Y                     Y        5   2   4 N 179          58
   Villa Blanca & Los Angeles Cloud Forest                                                       Toyota Corolla or similar N                       Y        5   2   4 N 191          62
 3 Days/2 Nights: Villablanca was conceived as a nature conservation Project. Amidst the Los     Toyota Corolla or similar   Y                     Y        5   2   4 N 200          65
 Angeles Cloud Forest, enjoy the beauty of nature and the tranquility of a picturesque country   Toyota Corona or similar Y                        Y        5   2   5 N 230          75
 dairy farm and cloud forest habitat.                                                            Toyota Hiace or similar     N                     Y       12   5   3 N 369         120
 Includes: • Roundtrip ground transfers from San Jose • 2 nights hotel accommoda-                Toyota RAV4 or similar      N                     Y        5   5   5 Y 250          85
 tions at the Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel • Villa Blanca Cloud forest tour • Hotel           Toyota RAV4 or similar      Y                     Y        5   5   5 Y 300          95
 service charges and taxes                                                                       Toyota 4Runner or similar N                       Y        5   5   5 Y 369         120
 Rates per person including breakfast      PACKAGE                   EXTRA NIGHTS                Toyota Prado or similar     Y                     Y        7   5   5 Y 444         145
                                       Dbl    Sgl       Tpl       Dbl       Sgl      Tpl
                                                                                                 Toyota Prado or similar     N                     Y        7   5   5 Y 339         110
 Oct 01 - Nov 14 ‘07                  $529 $1039 $469           $90 $185            $75          Unlimited Kilometers. Clients must have $800 deposit on credit card.
                                                                                                 Cars are available in San Jose 2 locations at no additional charge.
 Nov 15 ‘07 - Nov 14 ‘08               499   999       449          80 165           65          Also available in Jaco, Quepos, Liberia, Tamarindo, Arenal for additional charge, please inquire.



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Belize By Design
                                                                                                                                                          Ambergris Caye
                                                                                                                                                          4 Days / 3 Nights from $429
                                                                                                                                                          Only 15 minutes by air from Belize City, Ambergis
                                                                                                                                                          Caye is the largest of all the cayes. This charming
                                                                                                                                                          Caribbean island, is renowned for its beaches and
                                                        Ambergris Caye
                               Belize City                                                                                                                proximity to the Barrier Reef & Blue Hole. From here
                                                                                                                                                          you can enjoy sport fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling
                                                                                                                                                          and manatee watching. In San Pedro you’ll find a variety
                                                                                                                                                          of restaurants, shops and entertainment.
                Cayo District
                                                                                                                                                          Includes:
                     Dangriga/Hopkins                                                                                                                     • Round-trip air transportation from Belize City.
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                        BELIZE                                    an
                                                                       S                                                                                  • Three nights hotel accommodation.
                                                             be                                                                                           • Round-trip airport/hotel transfers.
                           Placencia                r   ib
                                                 Ca                                                                                                       • Hotel service charges and taxes.
                                                                                                                                                         Rates per person                PACKAGE EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                                                    Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl
                                                                                                                                                         Portofino Resort (Beach Cabana) - CB
                                                                                       Francis Ford Coppola’s Turtle Inn                                 Sept. 01 - Dec. 21 ‘07      $699 $1229 $589 $125 $250 $100

                                                                                       Islands & Beaches                                                 Jan. 06 - Apr. 30 ‘08        829 1489 679 155 310 120
                                                                                                                                                         Dec. 22 ‘07 - Jan 05 ‘08 979 1789 779 190 380 140
 Belize City                                                                             Southern Belize                                                 May 01 - Dec. 21 ‘08         699 1229 589 125 250 100
                                                                                                                                                         Free water sport equipment on site
 3 Days / 2 Nights from $149
 This colonial city is both the commercial and geographic                                4 Days / 3 Nights from $499                                     The Villas at Banyan Bay (2 bedroom Pool view Suite)
 center of the country. It is your gateway to mystic                                     Placencia wins the title of having the prettiest stretch        Sept. 01 - Dec. 15 ‘07       779 1369 589 140 280           95
 Maya Sites, adventurous caves, rivers, flora, fauna and                                 of beach in all of Belize with it’s 15 miles shoreline and      Dec 16-20 ‘07 &
 relaxing breathtaking beaches. The city is an excellent                                 turquoise Caribbean waters.                                     Jan. 05 - Apr. 30 ‘08        969 1749 789 190 375 145
 home base for a multitude of excursions.                                                Includes:                                                       Dec. 21 ‘07 - Jan 04 ‘08* 2349 4509 1869 190 375 145
                                                                                         • Round-trip air transportation from Belize City.
 Includes:                                                                                                                                               May 01 - Nov. 15 ‘08         769 1359 569 140 280           95
 • RT air MIA/Belize City.                                                               • Round-trip airport/hotel transfers.
 • Two nights hotel accommodations.                                                      • Three nights hotel accommodation.                             * Rates include 7 nights minimum stay required
 • Round-trip airport/hotel transfers.                                                   • Hotel service charges and taxes.                              Ramon’s Village (Beachfront Room)
 • Hotel service charges and taxes.                                                       Rates per person PACKAGE EXTRA NIGHTS                          Sept. 01 -Dec. 17 ‘07        719 1259 559 130 260           90
 Rates per person            AIR INCL       LAND ONLY EXTRA NTS                           Placencia                  Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl             Jan. 02 - Apr. 16 ‘08        719 1259 559 130 260           90
                           Dbl      Sgl Dbl Sgl Dbl                             Sgl       The Inn at Robert’s Grove (Standard Room)                      Dec. 18 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08 749 1329 579 135 270               95
                                                                                          Sept. 01 - Nov 30, ‘07 $839 $1369 $709 $130 $255 $95           Apr. 17 - Nov. 14 ‘’08       679 1179 539 120 240           85
 Princess Hotel & Casino (Buffet Breakfast Included)
 Sep 01 ‘07 - Dec 31 ‘08 * $849 $959 $149 $259                         $50      $105      Dec 01-20 ‘07                                                  SunBreeze Beach Hotel (Standard Room)
                                                                                          & Jan. ‘06 - May 31 ‘08 899 1539 749 150 300 115
 The Great House                                                                                                                                         Sept. 01 - Dec. 14 ‘07       489 729 429             70 130 55
                                                                                          Dec. 20 ‘07 - Jan 05 ‘08* 1419 1589 1089 180 135 125
 Sep 01 ‘07 - Dec 31 ‘08 * 899 1029           189        139               70    135                                                                     Dec 15 - 22 ‘07 &
                                                                                          Jun. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘08       799 1349 689 125 250          95   Apr. 01 - 30 ‘08             529 839 439             85 155 60
 Radisson Fort George
 Sep 01 ‘07 - Dec 31 ‘08 * 929 1059 219 349                      85 150                   * Rates include 5 nights minimum stay required                 Dec. 23 ‘07 - Jan 05 ‘08* 889 1499 709               85 155 60
 Does not include US Govt fees, taxes and Sept. 11 security fee of approx.                Nautical Inn (Standard ROH)                                    Jan. 06 - Mar. 31 ‘08**      709 1169 579            85 155 60
 $104, Fuel Surcharge $150 and week end surcharges.                                       Sept. 01 - Dec. 14 ‘07      499 739 429            55 110 35   May 01 - Dec. 14 ‘08         479 739 409             70 135 55
 *Airfare supplement: Add per person Jan 01-Mar 31 & Jul 01-Aug 15 $50;                   Jan. 06 - May 15 ‘08        639 999 519            85 170 55
 Dec. 10-31 $225.                                                                                                                                        * Rates include 7 nights minimum stay required
 Airfares, air taxes & security fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change            Dec. 15 ‘07 - Jan 05 ‘08 669 809 559               95 190 60   ** Rates include 5 nights minimum stay required
 after March 31st 2008.                                                                   May 16 - Dec. 14 ‘08        499 739 429            55 110 35   Mata Rocks Resort (Oceanview Balcony Room) - CB
                                                                                          Blancaneaux Turtle Inn (Garden view Cottage) - CB              Sept. 01 - Dec.20 ‘07        429 609 359             55 100 40
                                                                                          Sept. 01 - Nov 30 ‘07 1019 1349 899 170 250 140                Dec. 21 ‘07 - Jan 06 ‘08* 739 1209 649               90 165 75
                                                                                          Dec. 01-19 ‘07                                                 Jan. 07 - Apr. 30 ‘08**      599 959 539             80 150 70
                                                                                          & Jan. 06 - May 31 ‘08 1179 1609 1009 210 315 170
                                                                                                                                                         May 01 - Dec. 21 ‘08         439 639 409             60 110 55
                                                                                          Dec. 20 ‘07 - Jan 05 ‘08
                                                                                          & Mar. 16-24 ‘08*          1469 2349 1209 230 395 180          * Rates includes 5 nights minimum stay required
                                                                                                                                                         ** Rates include 4 nights minimum stay required
                                                                                          Jun. 01 - Nov. 19 ‘08      1029 1379 889 180 265 145
                                                                                          * Rates include 4 nights minimum stay required
                                                                                          Dangriga/Hopkins
                                                                                          Hamanasi Dive & Adventure Resort (Beachfront Room) - CB
                                                                                          Sept. 01 - Dec. 14 ‘07      669 1169 559           95 190 75
                                                                                          Apr. 05 - May 23
                                                                                          & Nov. 22-30 ‘08**          919 1639 739 120 240          90
                                                                                          Dec 15 ‘07 - Jan 04 ‘08 &
                                                                                          Feb. 16 - Apr. 04 ‘08* 1179 2189 919 145 290 110
                                                                                          May 24 - Nov. 21 ‘08        669 1169 559           95 190 75
                                                                                          * Rates include 5 nights minimum stay required
                                                                                          ** Rates include 4 nights minimum stay required
Mayan Site of Xunantanich                                                                                                                                Ambergris Caye
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Highlands, Mountains & Rainforests                                                                                                      Inland Jungle Tour
                                                                                                                                        3 Days / 2 Nights from $559
 Cayo District                                                                                                                          Day 1: Morning Departure from Belize City visit the Belize Zoo and
                                                                                                                                        the Maya site of Xunantunich, overnight at Cayo area resort. (L,D)
 3 Days / 2 Nights from $279                                                                                                            Day 2: Full day tour of the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve,
 The Cayo area is approximately 65 miles west of Belize City. The landscape changes into hilly jungle and farmland                      1000 ft. Hidden Valley Falls (road conditions permitting), Rio Frio
 near San Ignacio, a lively little town on the Macal River. In this section of Belize, you will find a dramatic mix of                  Caves, Rio on Pools. Overnight at Cayo area resort. (B,L,D)
 mountains, waterfalls, caves, jungle, wildlife and archeological ruins.                                                                Day 3: Tour Panti Medicinal Trail, Macal River and Cahal Pech
 Includes:                                                                                                                              Maya site enroute to Belize City. Late Afternoon return. (B,L)
 • Round-trip transportation from Belize City.                                                                                          Includes:
 • Two nights hotel accommodation.                                                                                                      • Round-trip transportation from Belize City
 • Hotel service charges and taxes.                                                                                                     • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast and dinner
                                                                                                                                        • All tours per itinerary with lunch
Rates per person              PACKAGE EXTRA NIGHTS                          Rates per person              PACKAGE EXTRA NIGHTS          • Hotel service charges and taxes
                           Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl                                                    Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl           Rates per person
Blancaneaux Lodge (Riverfront Cabana) CB                                    Jaguar Paw Resort (Bungalow)                                The Lodge at Chaa Creek
Sept. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘07 $579 $819 $529 $170 $275 $140                        Sept. 01 - Dec. 14 ‘07      329 519 289        85 170 70    Add $330 per person to the Cayo District duPlooys Jungle Resort (Bungalow)
Dec. 01 - 19 ‘07 & Jan. 06 - Mar. 15 ‘08 &                                  Dec. 15 ‘07 - Jan 01 ‘08* 499 759 429 110 190         85    rates above.
Mar. 25 - May 31 ‘08        649 929 569 195 335 160                                                                                     Ka'ana Boutique Resort & Spa
                                                                            Jan. 02 - May 15 ‘08        389 549 319 110 190       85
Dec. 20 ‘07 - Jan. 05 ‘08 &                                                                                                             Add $330 per person to the Cayo District duPlooys Jungle Resort (Jungle
Mar. 16 - 20 ‘08*           899 1379 769 215 365 170                        May 16 - Dec. 14 ‘08        339 529 299        90 180 75    Lodge Room) rates above.
Jun. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘08       589 819 529 170 275 140                         * Rates include 3 nights minimum stay required              duPlooys Jungle Resort (Bungalow)
                                                                            duPlooys (Bungalow)                                         Add $320 per person to the Cayo District duPlooys Jungle Resort (Bungalow)
* Rates include 3 nights minimum stay required                                                                                          rates above.
                                                                            Sept. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘07      469 799 369 105 210       75
Ka’ana Boutique Resort & Spa (Queen Villa)                                                                                              duPlooys Jungle Resort (Jungle Lodge Room)
Sept. 01 - Dec. 19 ‘07      479 869 399 115 230                      85     Dec. 01-21 ‘07 &
                                                                            Jan. 03 - Aug. 31 ‘08       499 869 379 115 230       75    Add $300 per person to the Cayo District duPlooys Jungle Resort (Jungle
Jan. 06 - Mar. 18 &                                                                                                                     Lodge Room) rates above.
Mar. 28 - Apr. 30 ‘08       529 919 429 125 250                      90     Dec. 22 ‘07 - Jan. 02 ‘08* 1049 1529 919 115 230      75
                                                                                                                                        San Ignacio Hotel
Dec. 20 ‘07 - Jan. 05 ‘08 &                                                 Sept. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘08      469 799 369 105 210       75    Add $290 per person to the Cayo District San Ignacio hotel rates above
Mar. 19 - 26 ‘08*           949 1759 719 155 310 110                        * Rates include 3 nights minimum stay required              Daily departures except Dec 22 - Jan 02 & Easter Holiday week
May 01 - Dec. 19 ‘08        499 869 419 115 230                      85     duPlooys (Jungle Lodge Room)                                Pre & Post nights required in Belize City or Ambergris Caye
* Rates includes 4 nights minimum stay required with AB & 4-course dinner   Sept. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘07      379 659 319        80 160 60
The Lodge at Chaa Creek (Cottage Collection) - AB/Tours                     Dec. 01-21 ‘07 &
Sept. 01 - Dec. 15 ‘07      679 919 559 170 250 135                         Jan. 03 - Aug. 31 ‘08       419 629 339        90 180 65
Dec. 16 - 20 ‘07 &                                                          Dec. 22 ‘07 - Jan. 02 ‘08 969 1399 829         90 180 65
Jan. 04 - Apr. 30 ‘08       739 999 599 190 275 145                         Sept. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘08      399 659 329        80 160 60
Dec. 20 ‘07 - Jan. 05 ‘08* 1149 1579 919 190 275 145                        * Rates include 3 nights minimum stay required
May 01 - Dec. 15 ‘08        679 919 559 170 250 135                         San Ignacio Hotel (Balcony Room)
* Rates includes 4 nights minimum stay required with AB & 4-course dinner   Sept. 01 - Nov. 30 ‘07      279 369 249        75 115 55
                                                                            Dec. 01 ‘06 - Nov. 30 ‘08 299 399 269          80 120 60
                                                                            Windy Hill Cottages (Deluxe Cottages)
                                                                            Sept. 01 ‘07 - Dec. 15 ‘08 299 399 269         80 120 60




Scuba diving at Ambergris Caye                                                                                                         Blancaneaux Lodge
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  Panama By Design
                        Caribbean
                                       Sea                                      Islands & Beaches                                                  Playa Blanca –
         Bocas del Toro                                             San Blas
                                                                                                                                                   All-Inclusive Pacific Coast
                                       Colon

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                                                  Gamboa                        San Blas –                                                         3 Days / 2 Nights from Panama City from $219
             Chiriqui
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                                                   Panama City                  Land of the Kuna Indians, Caribbean Sea                            Located only 1-1/2 hours from Panama City, this beach
David                                                                                                                                              resort area boasts the best beaches close to the city
                        PANAMA     Playa Blanca                                 2 Days / 1 Night from Panama City from $349                        on the Pacific coast.
                                                        Pearl Island
                                                                                The Archipelago of San Blas in the Caribbean coast                 The Playa Blanca, is an all-inclusive hotel with 219
                                                                                consists of 365 islands of which the Kuna Indians                  rooms, all with balcony or terrace a/c, satellite TV,
                                                                                inhabit 49 of them. Descendants of the Caribe ethnic               telephone, safe deposit box and room service.
                                                              ean
                                             Pa c i f i c O c                   group are politically independent and have maintained              Facilities include swimming pools, extensive sports
                                                                                virtually untouched their traditions, language and                 facilities, restaurants & bars.
                                                                                culture. Palm lined beaches, coral ringed islands and              The Royal Decameron Beach Resort Golf & Casino is an
                                                                                jungle-cloaked mountains make San Blas look a lot                  all-inclusive hotel, located on the beach with 600
                                                                                like a paradise.                                                   rooms in a tropical style, with two double beds or one
   Panama City                                                                  Includes:                                                          king size bed, bathroom with shower, a/c, satellite
                                                                                • Round trip air transportation Panama City-San Blas               television & telephone.
   3 Days / 2 Nights from $699                                                    with all transfers.                                              Includes:
   Panama city modern and progressive in some areas is a                        • One night accommodation in a selected lodge with                 • Round trip transfers from Panama City.
   mixture of neoclassical and colonial architecture.                             all meals                                                        • 2 Nights hotel accommodations with all meals.
   Founded by the Spaniards in 1519 it played an                                • Visits to the Kuna Indian communities.                           • Hotel service charges and taxes
   important role throughout history and it was the starting                    • Hotel service charges and taxes.                                 Rates per person PACKAGE                          EXTRA NIGHTS
   point for the conquest of South America. The Panama                                                                                                                      Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl
                                                                                Rates per person        PACKAGE  EXTRA NIGHTS
   Canal, shopping, colonial ruins, fine restaurants and                                                                                           Decameron
   Panama’s friendly people are among the attractions.                                               Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl
                                                                                                                                                   Low                       $219 $369 $209 $75 $120 $75
   Includes:                                                                    Dolphin Lodge        $349 $399 $319 $175 $220 $150                 Middle                     269 419 269                90 135     90
   • Roundtrip air MIA/Panama City.                                                                                                                High                       319 459 319 115 160 115
   • Two nights hotel accommodation with breakfast                              Sapibenega            369    489    329    185     275    155
                                                                                                                                                   Playa Blanca
     daily.                                                                     Max 25 lbs per person baggage on Domestic Air.                     Low                        229 319 219                75      95 65
   • Round trip airport/hotel/airport transfers.                                                                                                   Middle                     269 419 249                95 140     80
   • Half-day city & canal sightseeing.                                                                                                            High                       319 559 289 110 210 100
   • Hotel service charges and taxes.                                                                                                              L: Sep 01- Dec 23 ‘07 & Apr 08 - Jun 30 ‘08 & Sep 01- Dec 25 ‘08
                                                                                                                                                   M: Jul 01- Aug 31 ‘08 H: Jan 09 - Apr 07 ‘08
   Rates per person           AIR INCL LAND ONLY EXTRA NTS                                                                                         Dec 24 - Jan 08 add per person Decameron $50, Playa Blanca $100
                             Dbl Sgl Dbl Sgl Dbl Sgl
   Best Western Huacas $699 $819 $179 $289                          $40   $85   Bocas Del Toro –
   Crowne Plaza                  769    939       239     429        75   150   Caribbean Sea Hideaways
   Marriott/Miramar/
   Radisson Decapolis            799    999       279     489        90   175   3 Days / 2 Nights from Panama City from $619
                                                                                Prior to the opening of the Panama Canal the town of Boca
   Bristol                       879 1079         359     569       125   215   del Toro was the center of commerce for Central America
   Does not include US Govt fees, taxes, Sept. 11 security fee                  and still reflects the colonial influence resulting from world-
   & Panama departure tax of approx. $79 plus fuel surcharges of                wide activity in the once booming banana, coconut and
   $150.                                                                        cocoa industry. Jungle islands, hundreds of mangrove keys,
                                                                                white sand beaches, virgin coral reefs and pristine waters
   Dec 07-31 Apr 01-Apr 18+ Jun 18-Aug 15 Air Inclusive add $80                 against a backdrop of the 10,000 foot peak of the
                                                                                Cordilliera Create a micro ecology of unspoiled beauty.           Playa Blanca
                                                                                Includes:
                                                                                • Round trip air transportation Panama City-Bocas del
                                                                                  Toro with all transfers.
                                                                                                                                                   Isla Contadora – Survivor Country
                                                                                • Two nights hotel accommodations.
                                                                                                                                                   Pearl Islands in the Pacific
                                                                                • Breakfast daily, plus lunch or dinner at Punta Caracol
                                                                                  and all meals at Al Natural.                                     3 Days / 2 Nights from Panama City from $429
                                                                                • Tour of Bastimentos National Park, Dolphin                       The location of TV’s hit show “Survivor”, Las Perlas
                                                                                  Sanctuary, Coral Cay, Zapatilla Cay with lunch.                  Archipelago is considered to be one of the most
                                                                                • Hotel service charges and taxes.                                 important sets of islands surrounding the Isthmus of
                                                                                                                                                   Panama. Isla Contadora is famed for its’ beauty, great
                                                                                Rates per person       PACKAGE              EXTRA NIGHTS           beaches, vegetation and for being the sanctuary for
                                                                                                     Dbl Sgl Tpl            Dbl Sgl Tpl            many marine birds.
                                                                                                                                                   Includes:
                                                                                Hotel Laguna         $619 $929 $579          $70 $140      $45     • Round trip air transportation Panama City-Pearl
                                                                                Swans Cay             819 1159      749      155    265    130       Islands with all transfers.
                                                                                                                                                   • 2 Nights hotel accommodations, Punta Galleon hotel
                                                                                Al Natural            789 1219      819      145    290    140       with breakfast, Contadora Resort all-inclusive.
                                                                                                                                                   • Hotel service charges and taxes.
                                                                                Hotel Punta Caracol * 869 1299      829      185    335    165
                                                                                                                                                   Rates per person          PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                *Punta Caracol: Dec. 15 - May 15 & Jul. 01 - Aug. 31
                                                                                High Season: add per night DBL $40 SGL $70 TPL$30                                         Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl
                                                                                Swans Cay and Laguna Hotel, passengers must pay locally for        Contadora              $429 $559 $379 $90 $125 $80
                                                                                Transfers $1 per taxi each way tax.                                Punta Galeon            419 559 349     85 125   75
                                                                                Max 25 lbs per person baggage on Domestic Air.
 Panama City                                                                                                                                       Max 25 lbs per person baggage on Domestic Air.

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Highlands, Mountains                                                      Gamboa Rainforest Resort                                             Nature, Mountains
& Rainforests                                                             2 days / 1 night from Panama City from $159
                                                                                                                                               & Beaches
                                                                          Located 20 miles from Panama City at the Panama Canal this
                                                                          unique 5 star resort is surrounded by an enchanted rainforest. The    Boquete (2) Bocas del Toro (2)
 Chiriqui Highlands                                                       107 rooms and suites come with mini-bar, safe deposit box,
                                                                          satellite TV, crystal showers, hair dryers, monogrammed robes and     5 days - 4 nights from $879
 3 Days / 2 Nights from $579                                              balconies with a hammock overlooking the hotel gardens, Chagres       Day 1: Fly from Panama City to David where you’ll be met and
 Day 1: Fly from Panama City to David where you’ll be met and             River and the Rainforest. The resorts facilities include 3            begin your explorations with a brief tour of the city and a visit to a
 begin your explorations with a brief tour of the city and a visit to a   restaurants, bars, spa and swimming pool.                             local market. Following the tour continue to your hotel in Boquete
 local market. Following the tour continue to your hotel in Volcan for    Includes:                                                             for overnight.
 overnight.                                                               • Round trip transportation from Panama City with all                 Day 2: Morning visit to the world famous Kotowa Coffee farm.
 Day 2: After breakfast begin your full day tour visiting the Alan          transfers                                                           Afternoon at leisure. (B)
 scenic view point, Macho Monte, Chiriqui’s oldest hydro-electrical       • 1 Night hotel accommodations at the Gamboa                          Day 3: This morning visit a Ngobe Indian Reserve. Following this
 plant, Guariche water spring, El Sitio Indian burial ground, a pure        Rainforest Resort with buffet breakfast                             visit we travel to Chiriqui Grande and along the sea to Almirante
 breed racing horse farm and Dracula farm, one of the best orchid         • Hotel service charges and taxes                                     where we board a water taxi to Colon island in Bocas del Toro. (B)
 farms in the world.
                                                                                                                                                Day 4: Today enjoy a motorized boat trip with visits to Dolphins
 Day 3: Today transfer to the David airport for your return flight to     Rates per person         PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS                       Bay, Coral Cay and Zapatillas Cay and time for snorkeling or sun
 Panama city.                                                                                    Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl                        bathing. (B)
 Includes:                                                                Gamboa Rainforest Resort                                              Day 5: Transfer to the Bocas del Toro airport for your flight to
 • Round trip air transportation Panama City-David with                   L: Apr. 16 - Dec 14 ‘08 $159 $299 $129       $105 $210       $80      Panama City. (B)
   all transfers                                                          H: Dec. 16 ‘07 - Apr. 15 ‘08 199 389 149      145 290        110      Includes:
 • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the Bambito hotel                                                                                           • Air transportation Panama City-David and Bocas del
   with breakfast                                                                                                                                 Toro-Panama City with all transfers
 • All sightseeing per itinerary                                                                                                                • Ground transportation David-Bocas del Toro
 • Hotel service charges and taxes                                                                                                              • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the Panamonte
                                                                                                                                                  hotel in Boquete with breakfast
 Rates per person           PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                • 2 Nights hotel accommodations at the Swan’s Cay
                          Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl                                                                                                in Bocas del Toro with breakfast
 Hotel Bambito                                                                                                                                  • All sightseeing per itinerary
 L: Apr. 16 - Dec 14 ‘08 $579 $879 $539 $45               $80      $35                                                                          • Hotel service charges and taxes
 H: Dec. 16 ‘ 07 -
 Apr. 15 ‘08              679 1089 609 70                 135       50                                                                          Rates per person           PACKAGE   EXTRA NIGHTS
                                                                                                                                                                         Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl
 Max 25 lbs per person baggage on Domestic Air.
                                                                                                                                                Boquete/Bocas Del Toro
                                                                          Panama Canal & Colon –                                                Panamonte/Swan’s Cay $879 $1319 $859             $45    $90        $40
                                                                          Melia Panama Canal Resort
                                                                                                                                                Max 25 lbs per person baggage on Domestic Air.

                                                                          2 Days / 1 Night from Panama City from $319
                                                                          The tour departs Panama City early in the morning, head
                                                                          to the Atlantic coast following a portion of the old
                                                                          (Camino Real). Once in Portobelo, you will tour the Black
                                                                          Christ Church, the historic Customs House, and the forts
                                                                          of the area. Portobelo was the end of the Royal Road
                                                                          (Camino Real). There, the Old Spanish galleons unloaded
                                                                          their treasures to be transferred across the Isthmus and
                                                                          finally be loaded onto the vessels waiting in Portobelo
                                                                          and headed for the the Old World. Enjoy a Caribbean
                                                                          style seafood lunch in a restaurant, overlooking the Bay
                                                                          of Portobelo The day will end at the Melia Panama Canal
                                                                          hotel. Located just 8 minutes from the city of Colón and
Panama Canal                                                              its free trade zone, it is on a peninsula in the Gatun Lake,
                                                                          surrounded by marvelous tropical vegetation. The hotel               Punta Characol, Bocas del Toro
                                                                          offers 220 elegantly decorated deluxe rooms, all with a
                                                                          superb view of the lake.
                                                                          Includes:
                                                                                                                                                Optional Tours from Panama City
                                                                          • Round trip transportation from Panama City with all                                    (minimum 2 persons)
                                                                            transfers
                                                                          • Train transportation from Panama City to Colon                       Half-day Panama City Tour &
                                                                          • 1 Night hotel accommodations at the Melia Panama                     Panama Canal Tour...................................$49
                                                                            Canal with buffet breakfast                                          Half-day Panama Canal history Tour. ......$56
                                                                          • Sightseeing of Portobello including lunch.                           Partial transit of the Panama Canal
                                                                          • Hotel service charges and taxes                                      (Saturdays) ..............................................$157
                                                                          Rates per person         PACKAGE     EXTRA NIGHTS                      Pipeline Road Tour. ..................................$85
                                                                                                Dbl Sgl Tpl Dbl Sgl Tpl                          Portobello Fort ........................................$120
                                                                          Sol Melia             $319 $449 $279 $65 $120 $55                      Taboga Island............................................$49
                                                                          Operates Weekdays.
                                                                                                                                                 Gamboa Aerial Tram with lunch ..............$84
                                                                                                                                                 Embera Choco Indians..............................$98
Melia Panama Canal
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Your Hotels
  Where you stay can have a tremendous effect on the overall quality of your trip. Every hotel or lodge on a Tourlite tour is selected for quality, location,
  cleanliness, comfort, cuisine and service. Our local staff visits these properties on a regular basis to ensure that standards are being maintained. All facilities
  listed are those available at time of printing and may be changed without prior notice.
  We have taken extra care in selecting the hotels featured in this brochure. There are five distinct categories based on our criteria and
  the local government star classifications.
      Small properties such as jungle lodges, Pousadas or Inns. They vary from country to country and location.
     Properties with comfortable accommodations (in most instances A/C) clean facilities and centrally located.
      Properties with very good accommodations, air-conditioned, in most instances with a swimming pool and amenities.
      Superior properties with excellent accommodations, air conditioned with many amenities, very good location.
      Deluxe properties offering exceptional accommodations, amenities, and service.

 BRAZIL                                                                                                                Iguassu Falls
                                                                                                                       Tropical Das Cataratas           Facing the world
 Rio de Janeiro                                                                                                        famous Iguassu Falls, hotel is located 9 miles from
 Copacabana Palace             The original grand hotel                                                                the airport and 15 miles from downtown Foz do
 of Rio located directly on famous Copacabana.                                                                         Iguassu.
 Boasts large rooms, excellent restaurants and a very                                                                  Bourbon         First class hotel located 2 miles
 large tropical swimming pool. A/C.                                                                                    from city center, on the road to the falls. A/C.
 Sofitel Rio Palace          Occupies a privileged         Copacabana Palace                                           Non-smoking rooms, 4 restaurants, 2 pools,
 location fronting Copacabana beach, the hotel                                                                         sauna, tennis courts.
 offers 418 A/C rooms with balconies, minibar and
 color TV. Amenities include 2 swimming pools,                                                    Sofitel Rio Palace   Salvador, Bahia
 sauna, restaurant and bar.                                                                                            Convento do Carmo              Opened in October,
 Rio Sheraton          5 star superior hotel directly on                                                               2005 this is the first historical hotel with all the
 the beach, near fashionable Leblon and Ipanema.                                                                       elements of a deluxe, upscale hotel. 79 luxurious-
 A/C. 600 rooms and suites all with balcony.                                                                           ly appointed rooms, world-class restaurant, bar,
 Restaurants, tennis courts and Olympic size                                                                           pool, fitness center, spa, library and music room.
                                                           Rio Sheraton
 swimming pool.                                                                                                        Bahia Othon           Ocean front hotel has 277
 Marriott         Excellent location, facing                                                                           rooms, swimming pool, sauna, restaurant, coffee
 Copacabana beach, this brand new hotel has                                                                            shop and night club.
                                                                                                         Rio Othon
 245 rooms all A/C with cable TV, minibar,in-room                                                                      Vila Gale         Located on Praia de Ondina,
 coffee, hairdryer,bathrobes and in-room safe.                                                                         facing the ocean, this hotel offers 200 rooms with
 Hotel facilities include, a restaurant with ocean                                                                     a/c, telephone, saft bosc, minibar, TV and hairdryer.
 view, 24-hour room service, coffee Shop, cocktail                                                                     Facilities include a swimming pool, sauna, fitness
 lounge, gift shop/newsstand, outdoor pool,                                                                            center, restaurant, 2 bars & pool bar.
 solarium, health club and sauna                           Rio Marriott
 Pestana Rio Atlantica            Facing Copacabana                                                                    A RG E N T I N A
 beach, this hotel offers 228 rooms with a/c, minibar,                                                                 Buenos Aires
 radio, tv, phone & safe. Facilities include 2 restau-                                                                 Alvear Palace Hotel            Located in the heart of
 rants and bars, 24 hour room service, swimming                                                                        the Recoleta, a refined quarter of Buenos Aires,
 pool and health club.                                                                                                 this grand hotel offers 210 rooms and suites with
 Rio Othon           At Copacabana Beach, near                                                                         personal butler service, flowers and season fruit
 Ipanema, this deluxe hotel features 584 large rooms.                                                     Excelsior
                                                                                                                       basket, Hermes de Paris amenities, Egyptian cot-
 A/C. Rooftop swimming pool, restaurant and bars.                                                                      ton bed linen from Frette, touch screen telephones
                                                           Everest Rio                                                 & internet. Hotel facilities include a health club with
 Astoria Palace         Located in front of
 Copacabana beach the hotel features 115 rooms                                                                         indoor pool, gym & Sauna, restaurants offering
 and suites with minibar, in-room safes, bathrobes,                                                                    both local and international cuisine and a lobby bar.
 and wireless Internet access. Other features                                                                          Sheraton Buenos Aires       and
 include roof top swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna,                                                                       Park Towers    Traditional Sheraton Hotel with
 fitness center and panoramic sea view.                                                                                all amenities in the comfort of its 800 rooms.
 Everest Rio         Ideal location one block from                                           Tropical Das Cataratas    Swimming pool, tennis courts, restaurant & bars.
 Ipanema Beach. Comfortable tastefully appointed                                                                       The Towers is a new addition and like a hotel
 rooms, two swimming pools. A/C.                                                                                       within a hotel.
                                                           Sheraton Buenos Aires
 Excelsior Copacabana              New hotel                                                                           Emperador           New hotel opened January 2001
 at Copacabana, offers 230 rooms and suites with            guests until departure. All 221 guest rooms are            with excellent location on Ave del Libertador close
 cable TV, terrace with swimming pool and bar.              comfortable and nicely equipped to give a feeling          to Recoleta. 277 rooms with excellent public areas
                                                            of being home while away from home. Facilities             including a charming inner courtyard and restau-
 Plaza Copacabana             Located 2 blocks from                                                                    rant.
 Copacabana beach. This hotel offers 236 rooms              include an international restaurant and lobby bar.
 and suites with minibar, private safe, central air,        Luxor Continental            Located 1 block from          Marriott Plaza         Conveniently located in the
 local and cable TV, direct dial telephone.                 from Copacabana beach, 279 rooms and suites,               heart of downtown, hotel offers 315 luxurious
 Bathrooms with telephone, hair dryer, and amenities        equipped with telephone, mini bar, international           guest rooms and suites, cable TV, minibar, 24-hour
 basket. Outdoor pool on the top floor, sauna and           TV channels, A/C and 24-hr room service. Sauna,            room service.
 health club, restaurant, pool bar and lounge and           complete gym center, restaurant and lounge.                Amerian Buenos Aires             New hotel opened
 24 hours room service.                                     Rio Copa          Newly renovated, very good               October 1999. Located 2 blocks from Florida in an
 Luxor Hotel Regente              Located facing            tourist hotel located 3 blocks from Copacabana             area with new hip and old known restaurants and
 Copacabana Beach this modern, superior first-class         Beach. A/C. All rooms with private bath, color             bars. 152 rooms with safe, hair dryers, TV, bath robes,
 property where comfort and service accompany               TV and refrigerator bar.                                   non smoking / smoking floors.
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De Las Americas             Located in the heart of                                                               pool, beauty salon, jacuzzi, sun salon, sauna,
Buenos Aires, within walking distance of Santa Fe                                                                 steam room, and massage services.
avenue and 9 de Julio Av. All 150 spacious and                                                                    Sofitel Royal Park Lima              Located in San
elegant rooms. with safes, a/c and heating, T.V.,                                                                 Isidro, with 81 beautiful and spacious rooms includ-
radio, minibar, digital telephones with 2 external                                                                ing 3 luxury suites restaurants which offer a selec-
lines and data-port, hairdryers and 24-hours room                                                                 tion of French and Peruvian specialties, modern fit-
service. There is a restaurant and lobby Bar.                                                                     ness Center with a gym, sauna and swimming
Waldorf Hotel            A comfortable, simple 120                                        Crowne Plaza Santiago   pool and a complete business center.
bedroom hotel with an excellent location, close                                                                   Sheraton Lima              Located in the heart
to the main shops of Buenos Aires, restaurants                                                                    of the business and commercial area. 438 deluxe
and Plaza San Martin. Facilities include a/c, cen-
                                                                                                                  rooms & suites. A/C. Restaurants, bars, casino.
tral heating, TV, Bar and Coffee shop, safety
boxes, room service.                                                                                              Jose Antonio Lima              Located in Miraflores,
                                                       Bahia Othon                                                just a short walk from the main square and shop-
Bariloche                                                                                                         ping area. All rooms are equipped with private
Panamericano           Centrally located near the                                                                 bathroom, DD telephone, cable TV, air condition-
                                                                                         Sheraton Internacional   ing, safety deposit box and mini-bar. The hotel's
Civil Center and commercial area, the hotel offers                                                      Iguazu
180 rooms and suites. Facilities include 3 restau-                                                                facilities include a restaurant and bar.
rants, indoor pool, a sauna, 24-hour room service.                                                                Casa Andina             Located in Miraflores, a
                                                                                                                  stone's throw from restaurants, cafes, parks
Iguazu Falls                                                                                                      and arts and crafts markets the Casa Andina
Sheraton Internacional Iguazu                          Convento do Carmo                                          offers 49 freshly remodeled rooms with car-
Surrounded by a subtropical forest, this deluxe                                                                   peting, cable TV, private bathroom, a/c,
resort is located at Iguazu National Park and                                                                     heater, mini-bar, safe deposit box, telephone
overlooks the falls with incredible views from                                                  Sheraton Lima
                                                                                                                  and hairdryer.
the lobby and restaurants. 181 rooms with
either Falls or Jungle view all with private veran-                                                               Cuzco
da and A/C. Hotel facilities include a hairdresser,                                                               Monasterio del Cusco                Unique hotel,
boutiques,2 restaurants,coffee shop, night club,                                                                  once a 17th Century monastery and now a combi-
health club, cocktail Lounge, swimming pool                                                                       nation museum and comfortable 5 star hotel fea-
with snack bar and tennis courts.                      Libertador Isla Esteves                                    turing 120 rooms and suites.
CHILE                                                                                                             Libertador Cusco                A converted mansion
                                                                                                                  featuring 131 rooms with private bath, bars,
                                                                                            Casa Andina Lima
Santiago                                                                                                          restaurants.
Ritz Carlton         Located in the capital’s most                                                                Novotel           This new hotel is Located In The
prestigious and refined neighborhood, El Golf the                                                                 Heart Cusco. There are 99 a/c rooms with hair
205-room hotel is within walking distance to                                                                      dryer, two phones, minibar, TV, safety box, humidi-
exclusive boutiques and restaurants. Facilities                                                                   fier, heater, direct Intl line.
include a spa and fitness center with floor to ceil-   Cuzco Novotel
                                                                                                                  Jose Antonio Cusco               Located in the heart of
ing windows overlooking the Andes Mountains                                                                       Cusco, all rooms with central a/c, heating, in-room
and the city, four restaurants and lounges and 24                                                                 safe, bathroom, hair dryer, telephone, TV, cable,
hour in room dining.                                                                       Monasterio del Cusco   radio, internet and modem connections. Hotel facili-
Sheraton San Cristobal            383 luxuriously                                                                 ties include a restaurant, bar, 24 hour concierge
appointed rooms, all with A/C, color TV, minibar,                                                                 service, hairdresser, sauna, shops, and solarium.
direct dial phone. Located near the city’s busi-
ness center.                                                                                                      Casa Andina               Located just a block-and-a-
                                                                                                                  half from the main square, Casa Andina is sur-
Plaza San Francisco           Located in the heart     Posada del Inca, Cuzco                                     rounded by restaurants, pubs, discotheques, jew-
of the city next to the historical Museum                                                                         elers and stores. All 40 rooms with carpeting,
of San Francisco. All rooms have Cable TV,
                                                                                                                  cable TV, private bathroom, heating, a safe-
smoke detectors, A/C, heating, free safe,
telephone, modem and mini bar. Hotel facilities
                                                       PE RU                                  Libertador Cusco    deposit box and telephone. The hotel facilities
include a heated swimming pool, restaurant,            Lima                                                       include a breakfast salon, PC with Internet access
bar, fitness center and shops.                                                                                    available & elevator.
                                                       Country Club Lima              This architectural
Panamericana Providencia              A small, good    treasure is located in San Isidro. Built in 1927           Puno
quality hotel with excellent service on a tree lined   and completely refurbished in 1998, there are 75
quiet street. They offer a restaurant, glassed in      elegantly decorated rooms and suites all with
                                                                                                                  Libertador Isla Esteves          Located in Isla
patio, private yard with quiet pool. Rooms are                                                                    Esteves on the highest navigable lake in the
                                                       telephone, internet access, Cable TV, mini-bar,
comfortable and simple, with basic amenities of                                                                   world, Lake Titicaca. Hotel offers 126 comfortable
                                                       safe, a/c, hair dryer and room service. The hotel
safe, mini bar, TV .                                                                                              rooms with bath.
                                                       facilities include a Gym, Sauna, The Perroquet
Puerto Varas                                           Restaurant, one of Lima, Peru’s finest, lobby bar          Amazon Region (Peru)
                                                       and café and English Bar.
Cabanas del Lago         Comfortable                                                                              Reserva Amazonica           Located in 10,000
42 room hotel featuring international dining           Swissotel in Lima            Located in San Isidro,        hectares of protected rainforest, there are 43
room, sauna, jacuzzi, cable TV, snack-bar,             this elegant hotel offers 244 well appointed               bungalows eahc with terrace, electric light, fans,
central heating.                                       rooms with mini bar and safe. The hotel facilities         mosquito nets, private bath with filtered cold and
                                                       include 3 restaurants, a Lobby Bar and a                   hot water, shower and toilet. Facilities included a
                                                       Gourmet Deli Shop, a heated outdoor swimming               restaurant, bar, reading room, game room, inter-
                                                                                                                  net access (via satellite).
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 Your Hotels
COSTA RICA                                               Occidental El Tucano Hotel             Located in a       Antigua
San Jose                                                 Private Primary Tropical Forest Reserve El Tucano         Casa Santo Domingo            Situated in the
                                                         offers rooms with a/c, private bath and hair dryer,       venerable Santiago de los Caballeros area, this
Costa Rica Marriott This 246 room property               cable TV, telephone and security box. Facilities          colonial style hotel features 77 rooms each with
is conveniently located to downtown and the airport.     include a swimming pool with thermo mineral water,        private bath and fireplace. Facilities include
Amenities include outdoor pool, tennis courts,           Jacuzzi, natural sauna, thermal Spa, tennis Court,        restaurant, lounge and gift shops.
putting green, golf driving range, restaurant, cafe      mini-golf, restaurant, bar and souvenir shop.
and casino with entertainment.
                                                         Tabacon Lodge           Near the base of the active       BELIZE
Real InterContinental Located in a prime                 Arenal Volcano and surrounded by a natural hot            Belize City
residential zone minutes from downtown, all rooms        spring and thermo mineral water pools, the Tabacón
have air conditioning, cable TV, minibar and in room                                                               Radisson Fort George Hotel & Marina
                                                         Resort offers 95 rooms with private balcony or            Overlooking the Caribbean Sea, there are 100
safes. Facilities include pool, lit tennis courts, spa   terrace, a/c, cable TV, hair dryer, safety box,
and access to nearby golf club. There is a gourmet                                                                 rooms with a/c, fans, telephone, TV, minibar,
                                                         coffeemaker and room service.                             hairdryer. Facilities include restaurant, lounge, 2
restaurant, night club, casino, lobby bar and pool
bar and grill.                                           Selva Verde                                               bars, 2 outdoor pools, fitness room, full service
                                                         Selva Verde Lodge         Located in a lowland tropical   marina and gift shop.
Melia Cariari Hotel and Country Club 220                 rainforest, this lodge offers 50 well maintained          Cayo District
air conditioned rooms with color TV, guest can           rooms that open into large, spacious wooden
enjoy the use of the country club with Olympic size                                                                Chaa Creek Cottages           NLocated in a private
                                                         balconies. The dining area overlooks the Sarapiqui        340-acre nature reserve set along the banks of the
pool, tennis courts, gym, jacuzzi and 18 hole golf       River and guests can enjoy a library and gift shop.
course along with casino, bars, restaurants and                                                                    Macal River in the foothills of the Maya Mountains.
tropical gardens.                                        Tortoguero National Park                                  The jungle lodge is offers 18 palm-thatched cottage
                                                         Mawamba Lodge            Convenient to Tortuguero         rooms, two garden suites, two treetop suites, and
Herradura Resort Located minutes from                                                                              an orchard villa and The Spa at Chaa Creek.
downtown each of 234 rooms is equipped with air          National Park, situated in the jungle near the beach,
conditioning and cable TV. Beautifully landscaped        this lodge offers 36 comfortable rooms, restaurant,       Blancaneaux Lodge Tropical pine forest
gardens, 3 swimming pools with waterfall and             conference room with natural history presentations.       mountain hideaway, owned by Francis Ford Copolla,
swim up bar give this resort unique charm. A full        Laguna Lodge This small and cozy lodge is                 this lodge includes 14 units furnished in a Mayan
country club with golf, Olympic size pool, tennis        located on a narrow strip of land between the             theme with private bath, hot/cold water and veranda.
and sauna is available. In the evening choose from       Caribbean Sea and The Tortuguero Lagoon with direct       Facilities include a restaurant, horseback riding,
among 3 restaurants, bars, a casino and nightclub.       access to the beach. There are 52 rooms with private      natural pools and bar.
Quality Real San Jose Located in Santa Ana,              bathrooms, hot water and fans. Facilities include a       DuPlooy’s Resort Situated in a lush forest
this new hotel offers 154 rooms with a/c, TV,            swimming pool with outdoor Jacuzzi, a rustic              setting these bungalows include ceiling fans and
refrigerator, phone. Facilities include a swimming       restaurant and bar.                                       private bath. There is a restaurant, bar and gift
pool, souvenir shop and gym.                                                                                       shop.
White House Hotel and Casino Perched on
                                                         G UAT E M A L A                                           Jaguar Paw Resort Situated on 215 acres of
the slopes of the Pico Blanco mountainside, this         Guatemala City                                            jungle reserve the resort offers 16 deluxe guest
hotel enjoys lush surroundings and impressive            Princess Reforma         Located near the main            rooms, an aviary, gift shop, restaurant, bar,
views. Each unique guest rooms boasts hand-              shopping malls, restaurants and entertainment             swimming pool, and lobby lounge. Activities
carved king or queen beds and double pillow top          centers. 108 deluxe rooms, with a/c, wireless high-       include caving and spelunking, nature walks, and
mattresses, elegantly crafted wood furniture, cable      speed internet access, TV, In-room safes, Hair dryer.     river tubing.
TV, spacious bathrooms and scenic balcony views          Facilities include a Garden Court Restaurant, bar,        San Ignacio Resort Hotel             Nestled on a hill
of the lush gardens or the San José Valley below.        pool, gym and Sauna.                                      along the Macal River and in the town of San
Services include a pool & Jacuzzi, restaurants, cigar    Guatemala City Marriott Situated minutes                  Ignacio. 20 rooms with a/c, TV, private bath, fans
bar, Casino and Spa.                                     from the airport and the Zona Viva’s restaurants and      and telephone. There is a restaurant, lounge, bar,
                                                         nightlife the hotel features 385 air conditioned          swimming pool and casino.
Around Costa Rica                                        rooms, heated pool, tennis courts, health club and
                                                         shops.
For a description of the beach resorts please see our
Beach Section on pages 51-57.
                                                                                                                                                     Real Intercontinental
Monteverde Cloud Forest
Cloud Forest Lodge       Located on 70 acres of
primary and secondary forest with private trails, 180
species of birds and magnificent views of the Gulf
of Nicoya. 18 rooms with hot water and private
bathrooms. Restaurant, bar, horseback riding and
other tours.
San Carlos Valley
Tilajari Hotel Resort         Located in the lush San
Carlos Valley, the resort is surrounded by 30 acres of   Melia Cariari
magnificent gardens and tropical fruit trees
overlooking the San Carlos River. It offers 56 air-
conditioned rooms, 2 swimming pools, lighted
tennis courts, racquetball courts, game room, sauna,
gift shop, a bar, fine restaurant and discotheque.



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                                                            Placencia                                                 Best Western Huacas           Built in 2002 this hotel is
                                                            The Inn at Robert’s Grove         This comfortable,       located within walking distance of major banks,
                                                            elegant, beautifully appointed outpost is nestled on      shopping centers, restaurants, convention centers
                                                            15 lush acres between the Caribbean Sea and               and public transportation. There are 33 rooms and
                                                            Placencia Lagoon. There are 32 oceanfront a/c and         the facilitied include a restaurant with regular
                                                            suites, with king beds, private baths, private            shows of typical music and dance.
                                                            terraces and cable TV. Facilities include 2               Bocas del Toro
Radisson Fort George
                                                            restaurants, bars and the SEA SPA.                        Punta Caracol This Acqua-Lodge was built in a
Hotel & Marina                                              Blancanceaux Turtle Inn Francis Ford                      totally virgin and natural environment. Built over the
                                                            Coppola's Balinese-inspired cabanas have artisan-         Caribbean Sea, along a mile long coral reefed
                                                            crafted furnishings, a luxury private bath (with a        coast. Each of the five exclusive cabins is built on
                                                            unique indoor/outdoor privacy shower) and a               stilts and set over the crystal clear waters of the
                                                            panoramic view of the sea from your private deck.         Bocas del Toro archipelago and each with a private
                                              Mata Rocks    At the open-air dining room or a candlelit table on       terrace. Facilities include a restaurant.
                                                            the ocean's edge enjoy exclusive Niebaum-Coppola          Al Natural         9 Bungalows situated on a
                                                            wines in the sunken sand-floor bar.                       secluded beach surrounded by luxurious vegetation
                                                            Nautical Inn         Twelve beach front rooms with        and close to the Bastimentos Island National
San Ignacio Resort Hotel
                                                            a/c, ceiling fans, cable TV, coffee makers and            Marine Park. All the bungalows are stilt houses and
                                                            telephone. Amenities include a beachfront pool,           provide occupants with uninterrupted views of the
Windy Hill Cottages          Situated on 100                giftshop, tackle shop, thatch palapa with                 sea and surrounding flora and fauna. Each
manicured acres of beautiful flowers and fruit trees        hammocks on the beach, and gazebo on the pier.            Bungalow is unique, and has terrace, private
the resort offers cottages with private baths, hot          For fun, try “coconut bowling” and learn to               bathroom with hot water shower, a Queen size bed
water, ceiling fans, restaurant serving three home-         “punta” at the beach BBQ or “Love-a-Lizard” at            with a custom made mosquito netting.
cooked meals a day, a bar, hammock on the                   the Iguana raising project.                               Swan Cay          The hotel is located on the main
veranda, gift shop and swimming pool.                       Hopkins                                                   street of Bocas. There are 46 all with a/c, color
Ambergris Caye                                              Hamanasi Dive & Adventure Resort A                        cable TV, private bathroom with hot and cold water.
The Villas at Banyan Bay            Seaside villas 1 mile   secluded, intimate resort located on 17 acres of          Facilities include a restaurant, bar and swimming
south of San Pedro with 36 2 bedroom units with             land with 400 feet of Caribbean Sea beachfront.           pool.
private bath, central air, fully equipped kitchen,          This resort features 8 beachfront rooms and 4             David, Boquete - Chiriqui
telephone. Facilities include a restaurant, bar,            beachfront suites with ocean views are currently          Bambito Hotel        Located In the heart of the
beach, swimming pool, pier and gift shop.                   available and 4 individual treehouse cabanas raised       highlands of the Chiriqui Province this property
Ramon’s Village 5 minute walk to town these                 12 feet set in a coastal forest. Rooms with a/c,          features 35 rooms with phone, satellite TV, safety
unique thatched-roofed cabanas frame this charming          ceiling fans, private porches and Mexican tiled           box, mini-bar, and bathrooms. The hotels facilities
beachfront resort offering 60 rooms with a/c, fans,         bathrooms. Facilties include a restaurant, bar            include an indoor swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, 2
telephone and veranda. Facilities include a                 freshwater pool, beach chairs, umbrellas and              tennis courts, horseback riding, motorbike rentals,
restaurant, bar, swimming pool and gift shop.               towels.                                                   mountain bikes, restaurant and bar.
Journey’s End Resort Secluded on 50+ acres                  Jaguar Reef Lodge In the Stann Creek District,            San Blas
of beautifully landscaped grounds all cabanas are           south of Hopkins Village the lodge is located on
                                                            over 300 acres of wilderness with over 1,000 feet         Dolphin Island Lodge           Located on Uaguitupo
individual buildings set apart and are equipped with                                                                  Island, a private Island directly across from the
ceiling fans, a/c, mini-refrigerators, coffee makers,       of prime white sand beach. Facilities include
                                                            complimentary bicycles, sea kayaks, and beach             Kuna Island Community. The Lodge has 9 cabins all
clock/radios and hair dryers. Facilities include a                                                                    with queen size beds, outside fresh water showers
restaurant, gift shop and fresh water swimming              hammocks. There is a freshwater swimming pool
                                                            and restaurant. All rooms offer a mini-bar                and toilets. Power is generated from 6:00 a.m to
pool.                                                                                                                 8:00 p.m.
                                                            refrigerator, purified water dispensers, beach
Portofino Resort With access by boat only,                  towels and safe.
apprx 15 minutes from San Pedro, this beach
resort offers 8 beach cabanas & 3 Tree Top suites
built on stilts 10ft. Each cabana is on the sand and
                                                            PA N A M A
ha a queen-size bed draped with a pure linen                Panama City
mosquito net and pure cotton sheets. Bathrooms              Radisson Decapolis         A new avant-guarde, hip
are spacious and airy, and offer a hand sink, toilet        hotel, featuring 300 rooms all with a/c, web-TV,
and circular shower. Free boat service to San Pedro         telephone, safe, internate connections, Radio/CD,
Town is offered several times a day.                        coffee machine, mini-bar, rooms service hairdryers.
                                                            Facilities include a Casino, gym, spa, pool, sushi
Mata Rocks           Located only 1.2 miles from the        bar, lounges and the hotel is adjacent to the
town of San Pedro, this resort has 11 ocean-view            Multicentro Mall.
rooms with a/c, private bath and mini fridge. The
facility includes a swimming pool, snack bar, gift shop     Bristol This elegant hotel and member of The
and pier.                                                   Leading Hotels of the World, is set in the heart of
                                                            the bustling Financial center, minutes from
Royal Caribbean Resort             Secluded yet             shopping, cultural attractions and nightlife. It          Radisson Decapolis
conveniently located South of San Pedro town,               features 43 rooms and 12 suites decorated with
with 45 fully air conditioned beachside, 1 bedroom,         mahogany furnishings. Amenities include 24-hour
private cabana suites complete with kitchenette. A          butler service, fitness studio, superb international
120ft luxurious pool and tropical bar/restaurant both       restaurant, and bar.
overlook the Caribbean Sea. Situated on an
expansive 20 acre property.                                 Crowne Plaza This hotel features 150 rooms                                                       Jaguar Reef Lodge
                                                            and 38 suites all with a/c, cable TV, radio, hairdryer,
                                                            minibar, telephones & coffeemaker. The hotel
                                                            facilities include an outdoor pool, fitness room,
                                                            café, restaurant, bar and 24 hour room service.           Gamboa Rainforest Hotel

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Add-On Rates                    To be used in conjunction with prices quoted from the “Gateway included” in each tour.
                       Cariocas/Brazilian      Tango/       South American      Southern Trail A/    Grand Tour of    Chile's Patagonia/   Peruvian Explorer/   Galapagos      Peru &                                     Costa Rica         Belize          Guatemala         Panama
                        Heritage/ Best of    Argentina's       Explorer/       Patagonian Explorer   South America    Skiing the Andes         Antiquites/      Experience    Galapagos
Departures From:       Brazil/Cosmpolitan     Patagonia     Southern Trail B                                                                 Incan Passage                                   Departures From:
Miami                     Included           Included         Included             Included           Included           Included             Included          Included      Included       Selected Cities:
New York                      72                87                44                  44                  44                 44                  106               188           144         Miami                        Included         Included          Included         Included
Los Angeles                  120                277              219                 138                 219                 75                  106               413           256         New York                     170-200             110                58            60-165
Atlanta                    200-270              277              250                 175                 250                156                   94               175           156         Los Angeles                  150-240             284                49             51-80
Baltimore                  95-270               132              188                  94                 188                 81                  138               188           138         Atlanta                         225              106             44-110            46-90
Boston                     50-270               132              188                  94                 188                 81                  138               188           138         Boston                        99-213          106-369               58            60-208
Buffalo                    100-270              132              188                  94                 188                 81                  138               188           138
                                                                                                                                                                                             Chicago                       43-233          219-336            40-185          140-188
Chicago                    60-270               382              375                 250                 375                225                  163               250           175
                                                                                                                                                                                             Dallas/Ft. Worth                155            48-256               44             46-80
Cleveland                  100-270              382              375                 250                 375                225                  163               250           175
                                                                                                                                                                                             Houston                         120               60             44-110           46-110
Dallas                     140-270              382              375                 250                 375                225                  219               250           238
                                                                                                                                                                                             San Francisco                   239              284             90-128          130-340
Denver                     120-330              277              344                 188                 344                175                  163               406           313
Detroit                    100-270              382              375                 250                 375                225                  163               250           188         Washington DC                129-199          106-150               58            60-195

Hartford                   60-270               132              188                  94                 188                 81                   94               188           138         States:
Houston                    140-270              382              375                 250                 375                225                  219               250           250         FL                              198            95-280            44-110           46-110
Kansas City                100-504              382              375                 250                 375                225                  238               313           313         AR, LA, MS, NM,
New Orleans                140-270              382              375                 250                 375                225                  219               313           250         OK, TX                          194            53-250             36-90           39-110
Orlando                    150-175              277              250                 175                 250                150                  219               213           200         CT, GA, MA, MD,
Phoenix                    200-544              382              375                 375                 375                344                  338               263           438         NC, NH, NY, PA, RI,
                                                                                                                                                                                             SC, VA, VT                      265           106-369            58-150           60-208
Philadelphia               50-270               132              188                  94                 188                 81                   94               188           138
                                                                                                                                                                                             AL, AZ, CO, IA, IL,
Pittsburgh                 100-330              132              188                  94                 188                 81                   94               188           138
                                                                                                                                                                                             IN, KS, KY, MI, MN,
Portland                   340-544              452              438                 313                 438                275                  163               469           406         MO, NE, OH, SD,
Raleigh Durham             100-270              382              363                 250                 363                225                  150               250           188         TN, WI                          275           219-336              194              196
San Francisco              120-330              277              344                 188                 344                163                  163               419           375         CA, ID, NV, UT                  300              290               128           130-340
Seattle                    340-544              452              438                 313                 438                275                  163               469           363         OR, WA                          353              328               276              279
Tampa                      150-175              277              250                 175                 250                150                   94               213           200
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Plus up to $21 PFC taxes and security charges. • The above list represents the range of add-
Washington DC              50-270               132              188                 94                  188                81                   150               188           138          on rates available from each city or state.
                                                                                                                                                                                              • These rates vary according to season and carrier to be used. • Above rates are effective at
 Many additional cities add-ons available. Please inquire for rates. Above represents a range of add-ons. Plus up to $21 PFC Taxes and security charges. Above rates are effective at time
                                                                                                                                                                                              time of printing and are subject to change.
 of printing and are subject to change.             The rates may vary according to season and carrier to be used. For complete information, please contact Tourlite reservations.            • For complete information, please contact Tourlite reservations.




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                                                                                                                                                Schedule of Coverages                                                            Maximum Benefit
   Valuable Travel Protection                                                                                                                   1.     Accidental Death and Dismemberment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$25,000
               CONVENIENTLY AVAILABLE WITH ALL OUR TOUR PACKAGES                                                                                2.     Medical Expense/Emergency Assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . .$25,000
                                                                                                                                                3.     Pre-Departure Trip Cancellation . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Up To Trip Cost
                                        Premium Rates for all Tours                                                                             4.     Post-Departure Trip Interruption . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Up To Trip Cost
               Trip Cost                                                                             Premium Rate                               5.     Travel Delay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$ 500
     Up To $1,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$69.00                                               6.     Baggage/Personal Effects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$ 1,000
     $1,001 To $2,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$99.00                                                 7.     Baggage Delay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$    100
     $2,001 To $3,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$129.00                                                  THIS IS A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE POLICY FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ASK FOR THE TRAVEL
     $3,001 To $4,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$159.00                                                  INSURANCE CERTIFICATE WHICH FULLY DETAILS THE COVERAGES, PROVISIONS, LIMITATIONS AND
                                                                                                                                                EXCLUSIONS OF THE INSURANCE OFFERED AND IS AVAILABLE TO YOU, UPON REQUEST, AT ANY TIME.
     $4,001 To $5,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$199.00
                                                                                                                                                This plan does not cover a loss that results from an illness, disease, or other condition
     Trips Over $5,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8.50% of Trip Cost                                                      (of you, an Immediate Family Member, Traveling Companion or Business Partner),
                                                                                                                                                event or circumstance which occurs at a time when this plan is not in effect for you.
Certain exclusions and limitations apply and are detailed in the Travel Insurance Certificate which will be included with your travel documents and is also available to you, upon request, at any time prior to
your purchase of the plan. For example, coverage does not apply to; any sickness or condition of you, a Traveling Companion or an Immediate Family Member traveling with you that existed during the 60
days prior to the effective date of the coverages (see waiver provisions below), suicide, normal pregnancy, war or any act of war, mental or nervous disorders. Other Covered Events, as defined, includes the
following events or their consequences: 1) Post-Departure Trip Interruption due to cancellation of arrangements by an airline, cruise line, or tour operator due to strike, bad weather or mechanical breakdown
of the aircraft on which you are scheduled to travel (Maximum of $100 per day/$500 total or 2) cancellation or interruption of your trip due to a documented traffic accident while en route to departure; jury
duty; destruction of your residence by a natural disaster; or a documented theft of passports or visas. A Traveling Companion is defined as a person booked to share accommodations in the same room with
you during your trip. Sickness or Injury must commence while the Travel Protection Plan is in effect for you. This plan is underwritten by: Stonebridge Casualty Insurance Company, Columbus, OH. This Plan
is offered & administered by: Trip Mate (In CA, dba Trip Mate Insurance Agency), 9225 Ward Parkway, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO 64114, (800) 888 7292.
  The policy exclusion for Pre-Existing Conditions will be waived provided, your premium is received within seven days of the initial deposit/payment for your
  trip and you are not disabled from travel at the time you pay your premium.                                                                          464-03




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                                                              Terms & Conditions                                                                            SOUTH & CENTRAL AMERICA 2007/2008

           The programs in this brochure are operated by                   TOUR PRICE: Includes only items specifically stated in              HOLIDAYS: Museums, scheduled sightseeing, tours and
                 Tourlite International (Operator).                        Operator’s current brochure, the contents of which are              shopping facilities may be limited or may not be available
                                                                           specifically made a part hereof. Certain secondary features         during national and local holidays.
                                                                           of tour package (e.g. cocktail party, free sports etc.) are
ALL RATES & TAXES quoted are those in effect at the time of                based on supplier policy and may be changed, added, or
printing (Sep., 2007) and are subject to change without notice. All                                                                       RESPONSIBILITY: Operator arranges with airlines, hotels
                                                                           deleted after printing of brochure.                            and other independent firms, to provide you with these
programs in this brochure make use of “Contract Airfares”.
                                                                                                                                          travel services. Operator takes great care in choosing the
                                                                           NOT INCLUDED: All US & Foreign airport taxes/fees and          suppliers. We do not control them and therefore cannot be
DEPOSITS & PAYMENTS: A deposit of $250.00 per person by                    security charges levied by Carriers and/or governments.        responsible for their acts or omissions. The right is
check or cash is required within 7 days from date of booking to                                                                           reserved, to make any change with or without notice that
secure reservations. Patagonia & Galapagos Cruises & Tours                                                                                might become necessary, as well as to accept or decline
$500 and Christmas, New Years, Carnival, Easter & major holi-              CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY: The right to a
day departures 50% deposits required to secure reservations.               refund if a participant changes plans is limited. Your cancel- any person as member of any Operator’s tours. The
Certain hotels may require Full Prepayment.                                lation notice must be in writing to Operator in New Jersey acceptance of tickets and/or vouchers shall constitute con-
If payment is made by credit card:                                         and refund, if any, will be processed subject to the follow- sent of these conditions. Airlines and other carriers are not
                                                                           ing cancellation conditions/fees. Certain tours and suppliers responsible for any act, omission or event during the time
1) No Credit Cards for trips of less than $1,000 per person, F.I.T.,       may require non-refundable prepayment during certain           passengers are not on board their plane or conveyances.
groups, air-only trips and deposits.                                       times of year not specified below. These conditions will be The travel services are subject to conditions imposed by
2) No second party credit cards will be accepted.                          applied in addition to normal fees.                            the suppliers who may limit their liability by tariffs, contracts
3) A Credit Card Authorization Form must be completed AND                           CANCELLATION CHARGE PER PERSON                        and international agreements. We therefore cannot
signed. Fully completed Credit Card Authorization Form for full pay-                                                                      assume responsibility for any claim, loss, damage, cost or
ment must be received by Operator to secure reservations, and                    CANCELLATION CONDITIONS AND CHARGES                      expenses arising out of injury, accident or death, damage,
4) Participants waive any charge-back rights. In the event of a dis-                       SCHEDULED AIR AND TOUR                         loss or delay of baggage or other property, delay, inconven-
pute, requests for refund(s) must be made under the procedure                                                                             ience, loss of enjoyment, loss of pay, upset, disappoint-
                                                                           TIME PRIOR TO             CANCELLATION                         ments, distress or frustration whether physical or mental
described herein under Cancellation and Refund Policy. Any other           DEPARTURE                 CHARGES
person or entity (including a Travel Agent) that receives monies                                                                          resulting from:
from Participant(s) does so strictly as an agent for the Participant(s).   61 or more days           $150.00 fee
Operator disclaims liability for such monies until received by             60-46 days                $300.00 fee                          1) the acts of omission of any person or firm other than
Operator’s office and check has been cleared by Operator’s bank.           45-31 days                $500.00 fee                          Operator or its employees;
Tender of a deposit constitute acceptance of these and all other           30-8 days                 50% of trip price
terms of these conditions. Complete payment must be received               7-days or less            100% of the trip price               2) mechanical breakdowns, governmental actions, strikes,
no later than 60 days prior to departure with the exception of                                                                            lockouts, war, weather, acts of God or other factors and
Christmas, New Years, Carnival, Easter departures and                                 CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR’S, CARNIVAL,                     causes beyond our control;
Patagonia & Galapagos cruise tours where full payment is                        AND PATAGONIA & GALAPAGOS CRUISE TOURS
required 90 days prior departure. Make checks payable to                   120 or more days          $750.00 fee                          3) acts of vandalism, air/land or sea piracy, burglaries, acci-
Tourlite International or your travel agent, who must in turn make                                                                        dents, injuries, assaults or any physical harm to your proper-
his check payable to:                                                      119 to 90 days            $1000.00 fee
                                                                           89 to 60 days             50% of the trip price                ty/ person;
Tourlite International                                                     59 to 31 days             75% of the trip price
                                                                           30 days or less           100% of the trip price                    4) your failure to follow instructions including but not limited
120 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632                                                                                                  to check in and check out times and baggage handling.
                                                                           All requests for refunds must be made through the book-
After payment of the deposit, all changes requested will be subject        ing agent and submitted in writing to the Operator within 7         5) your failure to obtain required documentation including
to a $50.00 per person charge. Changes that affect inventory uti-          days after completion of the tour, otherwise no refund will         passports, visas and health certificates, where required, in
lization (e.g. date change, hotel change, etc.) will be considered a       be made. All appropriate receipts and documents must                which case you will also not be entitled to any refund.
cancellation.                                                              accompany the refund request. No refund will be made
                                                                           for unused services. Once a tour begins, any changes
                                                                           made by a Participant are the responsibility of the                 BROCHURE PRINTING DISCLAIMER: Operator is not
PLEASE NOTE: In case of computer billing error, we reserve the                                                                                 responsible for any typographical or printer errors.
right to re-invoice for the correct amount.                                Participant. The rights and remedies made available herein
                                                                           are in addition to any others available under applicable law.
                                                                           However, Operator offers refunds under these conditions             AIRLINES: IATA/SCHEDULED CARRIERS
F.I.T. A $50.00 per person fee will be applicable.                         with the express understanding that encashment of refund            AIRLINE RESPONSIBILITIES: The sole and exclusive
                                                                           by Participant(s) constitute a waiver of any such additional        responsibility of the Airlines shall be in accordance with and
IDENTIFICATION: All participants must be prepared to present a             rights and remedies.                                                as limited by the contract of carriage set forth in the pas-
valid passport which matches their name on the passenger mani-             Once travel has commenced no refunds for unused                     senger ticket, baggage check and airway bills issued by the
fest, ticket and luggage tag, prior to boarding.                           portions can be made.                                               Airlines in their applicable tariffs, and in the provisions of the
                                                                                                                                               Warsaw Convention, as applicable. All tour services includ-
TRAVEL DOCUMENTS: All participants are required to secure:                                                                                     ing but not limited to hotel accommodations, restaurants,
                                                                           DISPUTE RESOLUTION: The sole and exclusive method                   guide service, and ground transportation are furnished by
1) A valid U.S. or foreign passport. Alien residents of USA also           of resolving any dispute, which might arise under these
require a valid alien registration card.                                                                                                       contractors that are independent from, and that do not act
                                                                           conditions, shall be by arbitration before the American             for or on behalf of or as agents of or as joint ventures with
2) Foreign passport holders must check with the appropriate con-           Arbitration Association in Miami SL pursuant to the                 CARRIER.
sulate for entry requirements (Visas).                                     Association's rules then in effect. A resulting award in
3) Visas are required for Brazil.                                          arbitration may be enforced in any Court of competent
                                                                           jurisdiction.                                                       AIRCRAFT FLIGHT CHANGES AND DELAYS: Airline
Failure to obtain valid travel documents shall not create the right to                                                                         alternative equipment and routings are subject to change
cancellation or refund.                                                                                                                        by Airline or Operator and will not result in any refunds.
                                                                           HOTELS: Are listed in the applicable sections of the                Flight delays are unfortunate, but are an inherent risk of any
AIR TICKETS: Operator and/or carrier will issue air tickets, approxi-      brochure. Unless otherwise specified, all rooms are "run of         air travel and are completely outside the control or responsi-
mately two weeks prior to departure and no changes in the routing          the house." Operator reserves the right to replace hotels           bility of Operator. Participant(s) may reserve the right to
can be made once ticket is issued. If passenger decides to make            with similar or higher category hotels without prior notice         hold the airline responsible. In the event of a delay, the air-
changes in the routing/reservation after ticket is issued and/or travel    to participants, if due to circumstances beyond its control.        line and not the Operator, will determine the procedure to
has commenced, any such change may require the purchase of a               All facilities listed are those available at time of printing and   be followed and the amenities/ compensation if any, to be
new ticket at prices as applicable at time of purchase.                    may be changed without prior notice. Hotel classification           offered. Participant(s) are subject to the ticket terms and
                                                                           used to denote the various categories is based on local             tariffs of the airline, which when issued shall be the sole
                                                                           government standards.                                               contract between the airline and Participant(s).
CHECK IN PROCEDURE: Failure to check in at least three (3)
hours prior to departure may result in denial of boarding, and no
refund will be granted.                                                    CRUISES: Accommodations are per description in the pro-             INSURANCE: Trip Interruption, Medical and Baggage insur-
                                                                           grams. Cruise lines and cruise ships may be substituted             ance is available and HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. Operator
                                                                           and itineraries slightly altered without prior notice to partici-   will furnish information upon request.
LUGGAGE: The limit per person is two suitcases of 50 pounds                pants, if due to circumstances beyond its control.
each, and one carry-on. Luggage travels at the risk of the                 Special deposit, payment and cancellation conditions
Participant(s) and the Operator is not responsible for any delay of,       apply for Patagonia & Galapagos cruise tours.
loss of, or damage to luggage or it’s contents. If a loss or damage                                                                            CST #2074095-40                                     FST#21787
occurs, you must contact the air carrier directly.

                                               Contact Tourlite International via email at sunnysplendortours@tourlite.com
                                                                      or visit us at www.tourlite.com
                         A $50 LATE BOOKINGS FEE PER PERSON WILL BE ASSESSED FOR BOOKINGS MADE AND/OR PAID WITHIN 30 DAYS OF DEPARTURE

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