As examples, a 15-night Ecuador and the Galapagos trip costs from £16,499 for a family of four, including flights; 11 nights' accommodation with some meals, visits to Quito and the Equatorial Line, a stay in the cloud forest, a journey down the Andes and a four-night full-board cruise to the Galapagos.
In Costa Rica, an eight-day trip costs from £4,814 for a family of four and includes visits to the capital, San Jose, the mountains and volcanic peaks of Central Valley, a trip on a white-water rafting river, the Pacuare, a visit to the active Arenal volcano, car hire, private transfers, excursions and some meals. Flights are extra. The Costa Rica trip can be added to the Ecuador and Galapagos itinerary or booked as a separate entity. Flights are excluded.