Enjoy a Central American odyssey on this adventure from MexicoÂ´s capital to the home of the Panama Canal. Get acquainted with the local cultures, spectacular landscapes and fascinating histories as you explore the wealth of ancient ruins, spot the range of unusual wildlife, dive into the unique underwater worlds and relax on idyllic Caribbean beaches. Get to know the friendly locals and discover why Central America is an adventurer's delight on this epic overland adventure from Mexico to Panama City.
Days 1-2 Mexico City
Jump-start this adventure amid the thrilling contrasts of Mexico's capital.
Days 3-4 Puebla
Bargain at the bustling markets or hike through lush volcanic scenery.
Days 5-7 Oaxaca
From the worm in the Mezcal bottle to chocolate grasshoppers, Oaxaca's cuisine is always an adventure.
Days 8-9 San Cristobal de las Casas
See it all, from the steamy lowlands to the sparkling highlands of Chiapas.
Days 10-11 Palenque
Discover riotous wildlife, thick jungle and enchanting ruins.
Days 12-13 Merida
Arrive in the 'White City' of Merida, the perfect place to head out on explorations of the ruins of Uxmal.
Days 14-15 Chichen Itza/Playa del Carmen
Marvel at the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza or relax beachside at Playa del Carmen.
Days 16-17 Tulum
Catch sunset from the beachside ruins or relax on the white sands.
Days 18-19 Caye Caulker
Swim, dive or just chill on the beach.
Days 20-21 San Ignacio
From ruins and jungle walks to waterfalls and tubing, the wilds beckon.
Days 22-23 Flores/Tikal
Enjoy a slice of island life on Lake Peten Itza and be sure not to miss the ruins of Tikal.
Days 24-25 Rio Dulce
Explore a rubber plantation or go boating on the lake.
Day 26 Antigua
Grab a tamale and explore Antigua - from its volcanic outskirts to its cobblestone streets.
Days 27-28 San Jorge La Laguna
Sample Guatemalan life on a homestay in San Jorge. While here, opt to board a boat to nearby Chichicastenago to snaffle a bargain at its famous market.
Days 29-30 Antigua
Gaze over plumes of smoke rising from the Pacaya Volcano.
Days 31-32 Copan
Try to solve the mystery of this long-abandoned Mayan city.
Days 33-35 Roatan Island
Discover powdery shores lapped by crystal-blue waters - this is beachside bliss.
Day 36 Comayagua
Swap island life for the charm of Honduras' old capital.
Days 37-38 Granada
Explore the colonial buildings and wild volcanic landscapes in Nicaragua's oldest city.
Days 39-40 Ometepe Island
Flanked by volcanic peaks rising from Lake Nicaragua, Ometepe is both beautiful and otherworldly.
Days 41-42 Monteverde
Go birdwatching, mountain biking or take a rainforest canopy walk.
Days 43-44 La Fortuna/Arenal Volcano National Park
Rejuvenate weary limbs in hot springs overlooking glowing volcanoes.
Days 45-46 San Jose
Enjoy the buzz of San Jose and chat with locals in one of the city's many plazas.
Days 47-49 Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui
Catch a local bus to exotic Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui. Join an optional visit to Cahuita National Park to view weird and wonderful wildlife. Sloths, toucans, kingfishers, snakes and howler monkeys all co-exist in this protected area.
Days 50-52 Bocas del Toro
Cross the border into Panama. Enjoy the slow pace of laidback Bocas del Toro - a haven that has resisted over-development to retain its small-town charm. This tropical jungle region is gifted with coral islands and beautiful beaches, so use free time to snorkel or swim clear, blue waters. Divers will appreciate the underwater beauty on offer and surfers can take advantage of the waves.
Days 53-54 Boquete
Journey to Boquete to soak up the fresh air and pristine beauty of this peaceful mountain town. Why not visit a local coffee plantation for an insight into coffee production?
Days 55-56 Santa Catalina
Travel to the remote fishing village of Santa Catalina. This unspoilt paradise is known for its world-class surfing, scuba diving, and fishing - all great ways to make the most of this idyllic area.
Days 57-58 Panama City
Ride to Panama City on a local bus. Enjoy free time exploring this fascinating city, or join an optional excursion to view one of the world's greatest engineering marvels, the iconic Panama Canal.