South America

Discover a continent of incomparable landscapes and one of the most exciting destinations on earth. South America has something for everyone be it snow-capped peaks, stunning wilderness, amazing antiquities, incredible rivers, turtles in the Galapagos Islands, mighty jungles, cities of gold and mountains of silver.

It’s where towering peaks meet roaring rivers, where immense forests meet rainbow-coloured colonial towns and reminders of the Inca, the conquistadors, and others who came before, are dotted across the landscape.

Travel Patagonia South America, peruse Peru, bike through the Bolivia Salt Flats, see the Salar de Uyuni, and explore the Seventh Wonder of the World, Machu Picchu.

South American travel is an experience crammed with culture, excitement, and beguiling motorbike adventures that will leave you with memories that will last a lifetime. No need for Smart Traveller when you have Compass Expeditions.

Patagonia Explorer

Chile & Argentina: Ride Patagonia, a world of vast blue skies, deep blue glaciers and towering snow capped peaks

22nd Jan 2025 to 10th Feb 2025
16th Feb 2025 to 7th Mar 2025
22nd Jan 2026 to 10th Feb 2026
16th Feb 2026 to 7th Mar 2026
19 Days

Trail Of The Incas

Chile, Bolivia & Peru: A truly exhilarating motorcycle road trip following the Incas across the Andes

16th Mar 2025 to 9th Apr 2025
24 Days

Ultimate South America

Santiago, Chile to Cartagena, Colombia: The ultimate South American adventure 100 days of discovery

21st Feb 2026 to 1st Jun 2026
100 Days

Wild Patagonia

Chile and Argentina: A motorcyle adventure through the breathtaking landscape of ancient forests, tree-lined fjords, lakes, glaciers and towering volcanoes

6th Nov 2024 to 22nd Nov 2024
6th Nov 2025 to 22nd Nov 2025
16 Days
Compass Expeditions Brochure

Compass Expeditions Brochure

Download the latest brochure and peruse our Bike & 4WD Adventure Tours in detail – 64 pages of detail on the wonderful tours we offer around this beautiful planet. Whether you’re up for a short jaunt or read to embark on an epic journey, you’re practically guaranteed to find something here that takes your fancy.

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ROYAL ENFIELD HIMALAYAN 450 Review – The Hills are Alive!

Royal Enfield’s Himalayan has earned a reputation for being a low-frills but rugged and reliable adventure companion since its debut back in 2016. Despite its budget-friendly specs-sheet, it surprised riders with its on and off-road capabilities. So how does the updated 450 compare?

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Land of the “Rising Sun” – Week Two

“Standing at the train station watching bullet trains blast through travelling at least 150kph was strangely thrilling. We were waiting to catch a Shinkansen into Hiroshima. After a 40-minute SuperExpress ride racing through the countryside we met our guide, Pancho, at the train station.” Join Compass Co-Founder Mick McDonald on the second and final leg …

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Compass 2023: Reunion Report

November 11th & 12th saw the 2023 Compass Expeditions Reunion converge on Albury, New South Wales. And what a great catch-up we had with customers from all over the country that have travelled with us in all corners of the world! We were treated to a very warm Saturday ride, out of town and along …

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