Metropolitan Touring is one of South America's best-known and respected Travel Corporations. Founded in Ecuador in 1953, Metropolitan Touring has been turning dreams into memories by providing first-class services to thousands of visitors. Metropolitan Touring currently has its own ground operations in Ecuador, Peru, Chile and Argentina, and is the owner and operator of the finest ships for expedition cruises in the celebrated Galapagos Islands: the MV Santa Cruz, Yacht Isabela II and Yacht La Pinta.
In order to better serve our clients, Metropolitan Touring, in association with Explora, pioneers in experiential travel to Chile and owners of three properties (Explora Atacama: Larache Hotel; Explora Patagonia: Salto Chico Hotel and Explora Rapa Nui, Easter Island), has acquired Cuatro Rumbos, a local tour operator based in Cordoba, Argentina. Cuatro Rumbos, although fairly new, it was the choice for its excellent reputation and knowledgeable staff and tour guides and as of March 2009,it has been operating under the brand of Metropolitan Touring Argentina, keeping its original staff to offer our guests the first-rate experience that they have come to expect from Metropolitan Touring.