Central America and Caribbean


Ancient Worlds and Vibrant Cultures

Join National Geographic's experts and naturalists to explore the colorful cultures, ancient ruins, and rich ecosystems of Central America and the Caribbean. Introduce your family to an incredible array of wildlife on a family trip to Costa Rica, or kayak among the atolls of Belize's barrier reef on an active adventure. Journey deep into the forests of Guatemala to examine rare Maya murals with a National Geographic grantee, and spot monkeys and toucans at Tikal and Copán. Soak up lively Caribbean cultures that celebrate color, rhythm, and a unique heritage; or immerse yourself in Cuba's vibrant culture as you interact with artists and farmers, preservationists and schoolchildren.