Latin America may be renowned for having some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes in the world, but this destination is also home to many fantastic fair trade producers, who have managed to conquer and cultivate this region, to bring us an array of goods, from coffee to colourful crafts.
We’ve several fantastic Meet the People Tours in Latin America, each with their own special insight into the country they explore. With lots of options to choose from, there are plenty of exciting experiences to encounter, from the sweet honey farms of Chile to the cloud forests of Peru.
09 Nov to 23 Nov 2019 - GOOD AVAILABILITY
Towering palms, sandy beaches and vibrant towns provide a stunning backdrop to our journey around Cuba, but it is the rare opportunity to learn about and enjoy this intriguing country that attracts people to this tour. The striking friendliness of the people of Cuba enables us to learn firsthand from farmers about the challenges and benefits of organic farming and permaculture techniques, and throughout our tour we see how a unique political setting impacts on the lives of ordinary people. We visit sugar and tobacco farm...
19 Oct to 30 Oct 2019 - GOOD AVAILABILITY
14 Mar to 25 Mar 2020 - GOOD AVAILABILITY
Welcome to the land of Earth, Fire and Ice! From the towering Andes to the thundering waterfalls of Salto del Laja, or the majestic Villarrica volcano reflected in its serene lake, evidence of the elemental forces which sculpted this amazing and beautiful land is all around you. As we travel through breathtaking natural scenery we are introduced to some of the most passionate stories of cooperation, determination, and of Fairtrade making a difference. Combining all this with a fascinating insight into Chile's cultural h...
04 Sep to 15 Sep 2019 - FULLY BOOKED - call for waiting list
02 Sep to 13 Sep 2020 - GOOD AVAILABILITY
Our wonderful tour to the "Land of the Incas". Travelling from Lima into the Andean Mountains, we visit fair trade craft producers, stay with their families, experience life in the Andes. Alongside visits to quinoa farmers and the islands of Lake Titicaca we'll explore ancient Inca ruins at Pisac, Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu. An exciting itinerary for this spectacular country! Starting in the capital we visit Allpa and see their silversmiths at work before travelling up into the Andes and along the Sacred Valley of th...
29 Jul - 10 Aug 2020 - GOOD AVAILABILITY
A real Andean experience! As we walk along ancient Inca trails in the beautiful Sacred Valley exploring historic cities and vibrant markets, Peru's cultural legacy and the skills and crafts of local communities are brought to life with visits to fair trade producers. In Lima we learn more about fair trade enthusiasts Manos Amigas and Allpa. As well as visiting their offices, we make a visit to one of Allpa's workshops to meet some of their silversmiths and learn about their work. From the capital, we travel up into the A...
23 Nov to 05 Dec 2019 - GOOD AVAILABILITY
25 Jan to 06 Feb 2020 - GOOD AVAILABILITY
How do you take your coffee? With volcanoes or hot springs, in the rain forest or cloud forest, on the beach or by the lake? Well, on this trip you get to enjoy them all! Our adventure starts on the white sands of the Caribbean and as we travel through this beautiful green country we meet cooperatives and farmers who will share with us the benefits that Fairtrade has brought to their community. We make memorable stops at some of the incredible National Parks and Reserves teaming with birds, butterflies, plants and an...
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