Cartagena, Colombia

Panama, Peru, Colombia & Brazil


Be immersed in warm Caribbean waters off pristine sand cays, chase butterflies in cloud forests, delve deep into mysterious mangrove stands and virgin rainforest then return to the ultra-luxury of your Scenic Eclipse Discovery Yacht as you explore the top of South America
From Panama to Peru, Colombia to Brazil, add a land journey extension that takes you deep into the heart of your dream destination. Marvel at the wonder of Machu Picchu, feel the wild spray of Iguazu Falls, or sip the best brew in Colombia’s coffee capital. Our Discovery Team will introduce you to local cultures that have arisen from the pre-Colombian era to the Incan Empire, the march of conquistadores to the festive music and street art of modern cities.
 
Relax on board your Discovery Yacht in Panama’s incomparable San Blas Islands, a heavenly archipelago of coral reefs and pristine beaches shaded by coconut palms, and the perfect place to snorkel, paddle board or kayak with your Discovery Guides. Transit the Panama Canal, from Gatun Lake to the Pacific Ocean, a 40-mile journey that takes you through three locks where Scenic Eclipse is lowered 88 feet.
 
On the Pacific side, Darién National Park spans the two Americas and features an amazing range of habitats, including cloud and dwarf forests, mountains and mangroves. Thrill at the experience of discovering untamed jungle and the fascinating customs of the Indigenous peoples.
 
Journey to Colombia and discover the global phenomenon of Utría National Park, where the tide defines what life inhabits its incredible mangrove stands. Witness sea turtles as they nest on the beaches and humpback whales as they give birth in protected lagoons. Here, you will have the opportunity to experience a mangrove swamp from elevated winding walkways, or to visit the dazzling sandy beaches of Playa Blanca as part of our flexible Scenic Freechoice program. What you choose to do is totally up to you.
 
Sail south into Peru and try an on board cooking class in Scenic Epicure or join a session in Scenic Eclipse’s PURE: Yoga & Pilates studio. Upon reaching Islas Guañape, the Scenic Discovery Team will lead amazing Zodiac cruises to admire and photograph southern sea lions and thousands of seabirds, including blue-footed boobies, Inca terns, Peruvian pelicans and Humboldt penguins.
From Callao, Lima’s seaport, to the capital’s downtown, explore the historic home of Spanish conquistadors, a stunning mix of colonial cathedrals, plazas and a famous monastery. Your Scenic Enrich experience offers exclusive access to one of the world’s most exquisite private art collections. Not open to the public, the Barbosa-Stern Collection features art dating back to the 16th century, and you’ll be shown round by the owners themselves.

Extend your exploration of Peru with a land journey of Cuzco. The gateway to the Sacred Valley, it is a mix of archaeological sites and Spanish colonial architecture in the heart of the former Incan empire. Over three unforgettable days, join expert guides on tours to the massive stone fortress of Ollantaytambo, the citadels and temples of Pisac, the Moray salt mines and handicraft markets. Delight in delicious culinary experiences, culminating in a visit to magnificent Machu Picchu.

If golden beaches, lush mountains and a samba-fuelled nightlife takes your fancy, join Scenic Eclipse along Brazil’s Atlantic coast from Rio de Janeiro to the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo. In Buzios, board a local schooner to cruise the scalloped beaches, take a surfing lesson or join our expert Discovery Guides to explore by stand-up paddle board or kayak.