andBeyond South America

Dream of travel that leaves our world a better place.



Founded in 1991, &Beyond strives to leave the world a better place by providing extraordinary travel experiences and caring for the land, wildlife, and people. We are a custom tour operator for sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, South America, and Antarctica. We also own and manage 29 exceptional lodges and camps on three continents. We positively impact 75 communities and directly conserve 1 million acres through our footprint. Our 2030 vision is to scale our impact through partnerships to support the conservation of an associated 40 million acres of key biospheres and double our 2020 impact investment while offering discerning travelers a rare and exclusive experience of the world as it should be.

Vira Vira Lodge

andBeyond Vira Vira, a private property of andBeyond, is located in Pucón, Chile, the gateway to Patagonia. Access is via the Temuco airport (1h20 from Santiago) plus a 1h20 transfer to the hotel.

Vira Vira offers 6 suites within the main building and 12 villas along the riverbanks. The hotel is open during the winter and offers a list of new snow activities, including hiking in national parks, horseback riding in the mountains, scenic helicopter flights over Villarrica volcano, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoe walks, and snowmobile rides during the winter. In addition, there are activities like fly fishing, mountain biking, and a variety of water sports. All excursions are tailored to the guests’ specific interests and fitness levels.

The property boasts its own organic garden and a modern cheese factory. It also has a helicopter and pilot available for guests during the season.




  • Offer classic itineraries with the main highlights of each country, as well as themed itineraries such as culture and history, photography, wellness, wildlife viewing, etc.
  • Have highly trained guide ambassadors with extensive local and cultural knowledge.
  • Their travel specialists know the latest government regulations, border requirements, and the best logistical options to help you plan your trip.
  • While traveling, you will be able to access our unique Global Concierge Service 24/7.
  • Responsive Spanish-speaking consultants.
  • Focuses 100% on personalized and ad hoc itineraries as per travelers’ requests.
  • Combines its services with suggested 5* hotels.
  • Specializes in catering to both FIT (Fully Independent Travelers) and groups seeking an exclusive and personalized destination experience.

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