From the Amazon Rainforest to the towering peaks of Torres del Paine in southern Chile, South America is always full of surprises. Climb the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu or discover the Iguacu Falls. Cruise through the Galapagos or venture south to Antarctica.
South America is undergoing a travel renaissance. Its years of having something of a risky reputation are behind it, and the region is now proving itself to be a safe, vibrant and thoroughly exciting travel destination.
The diversity of travel experiences is simply breathtaking, and each country has its own unique charms and attractions. From exploring the lost Inca city of Machu Picchu to learning the tango in Buenos Aires, from swimming with sea lions in the Galapagos Islands to cruising down the mighty Amazon River, South America has something for every travel taste.
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Where you can travel with us in South America
Our specialists can help you plan your trip, individually focusing on your tastes and interests, to the destinations below.
Trip ideas in South America
These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favorite places to stay. Treat them just as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you and there are many more options available.
Our expert guides to exploring South America
Capturing our specialists’ extensive travel experience in South America, these guides share inspiration, recommendations and our honest advice for how to enjoy the best of what the region can offer in the most authentic ways. From the wealth of options we describe, you can narrow down the choices and start to shape your own trip.