60 days in South America & Caribbean Itinerary

60 days in South America & Caribbean Itinerary

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 4 nights
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Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 4 nights
Fly to Foz do Iguacu, Bus to Ciudad Del Este
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Ciudad Del Este, Paraguay
— 2 nights
Bus to Ypacaraí, Taxi to Asuncion
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Asuncion, Paraguay
— 2 nights
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Montevideo, Uruguay
— 4 nights
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 5 nights
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San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
— 5 nights
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Santiago, Chile
— 4 nights
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La Paz, Bolivia
— 3 nights
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Cusco, Peru
— 6 nights
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Lima, Peru
— 2 nights
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Quito, Ecuador
— 3 nights
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Bogota, Colombia
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Cartagena, Colombia
— 4 nights
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Canaima National Park, Venezuela
— 4 nights
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Georgetown, Guyana
— 2 nights
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Cayenne, French Guiana
— 1 night
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Paramaribo, Suriname
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Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — 4 nights

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Step off the beaten path and head to Jerusalem Cultural Center and Costao de Itacoatiara. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Copacabana Beach, view the masterpieces at Centro Cultural Municipal Parque das Ruinas, stroll through Praia do Leme, and see the interesting displays at Instituto Moreira Salles - IMS Rio.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rio de Janeiro trip itinerary planning website.

London, UK to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Rio de Janeiro is minus 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in June: high temperatures in Rio de Janeiro hover around 30°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Sao Paulo.
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Find places to stay Jun 1 — 5:

Sao Paulo, Brazil — 4 nights

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Museu da Lingua Portuguesa and Museum of Contemporary Art. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, don't miss a visit to SESC Belenzinho, and pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Sao Paulo sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in June; daily highs in Sao Paulo reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ciudad Del Este.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 9:

Ciudad Del Este, Paraguay — 2 nights

The commercial center of eastern Paraguay, busy Ciudad Del Este serves primarily as a shopping destination for Argentines and Brazilians.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): browse the different shops at SAX and then buy something for everyone on your list at Mega Shopping Importados. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Blas and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago de la Republica.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ciudad Del Este vacation maker website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Sao Paulo to Ciudad Del Este takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Ciudad Del Este, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Asuncion.
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Shopping · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 11:

Asuncion, Paraguay — 2 nights

Paraguay's capital and economic center, Asuncion ranks among the youngest cities on the continent, with more than half of its residents under 30 years of age.
On the 11th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de la Santisima Trinidad, then stroll around Parque Nu Guasu, and then shop like a local with Shopping del Sol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Plaza de las Americas, then get engrossed in the history at Gran Hotel del Paraguay, then ponder the world of politics at Palacio de López, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza de los Desaparecidos.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Asuncion trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Ciudad Del Este to Asuncion by combination of bus and taxi takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ciudad Del Este to Asuncion. In June, daily temperatures in Asuncion can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Montevideo.
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Find places to stay Jun 11 — 13:

Montevideo, Uruguay — 4 nights

With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
Explore hidden gems such as Catedral de Montevideo and Iglesia de las Carmelitas. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Museo Torres Garcia, make a trip to Artigas Mausoleum, try to win big at Sofitel Montevideo Casino, and wander the streets of Pocitos.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Montevideo online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Asuncion to Montevideo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Asuncion to Montevideo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Asuncion in June, with highs in Montevideo at 19°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Buenos Aires.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Casinos · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 17:

Buenos Aires, Argentina — 5 nights

Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Paseo La Plaza and Centro Cultural Kirchner. There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of Cemiterio de Recoleta, admire the natural beauty at Rosedal De Palermo, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento, and explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Buenos Aires day trip planner.

You can fly from Montevideo to Buenos Aires in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to fly to San Carlos de Bariloche.
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Find places to stay Jun 17 — 22:

San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina — 5 nights

Nestled against the foothills of the Andes, scenic San Carlos de Bariloche hugs the southern shore of Nahuel Huapi Lake and ranks among Argentina's top destinations for active outdoor vacations.
Explore hidden gems such as Sendero de los Arrayanes and Parque Municipal Llao Llao. Step out of San Carlos de Bariloche to go to Villa La Angostura and see Lago Espejo Grande, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Nahuel Huapi Lake, get outside with Refugio Neumeyer, hit the slopes at Catedral Alta Patagonis, and hike along Circuito Chico.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Carlos de Bariloche tour planning app.

Getting from Buenos Aires to San Carlos de Bariloche by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Buenos Aires in June; daily highs in San Carlos de Bariloche reach 9°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Santiago.
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Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports
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Find places to stay Jun 22 — 27:

Santiago, Chile — 4 nights

Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Explore hidden gems such as Santuario de la Inmaculada Concepcion and Room Escape Games. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, stroll around Parque Forestal, contemplate the long history of Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania, and don't miss a visit to Cerro Santa Lucia.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Santiago road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Carlos de Bariloche to Santiago takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche to Santiago. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to fly to La Paz.
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Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 27 — Jul 1:

La Paz, Bolivia — 3 nights

Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Mirador Killi Killi and Mi Teleferico. Step out of La Paz to go to Milluni and see Chacaltaya Ski Resort, which is approximately 58 minutes away. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Chacaltaya, push the limits with an extreme tour, don't miss a visit to Centro de Informacion Turistica, and stroll through Plaza del Monticulo.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our La Paz online travel route planner.

Getting from Santiago to La Paz by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in July, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to fly to Cusco.
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Find places to stay Jul 1 — 4:

Cusco, Peru — 6 nights

Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Explore hidden gems such as Spas and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Sacsayhuaman, take in the spiritual surroundings of Qorikancha, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and admire the landmark architecture of Centro Historico De Cusco.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Cusco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from La Paz to Cusco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from La Paz to Cusco, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Cusco is a bit warmer than La Paz - with highs of 24°C and lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Lima.
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Find places to stay Jul 4 — 10:

Lima, Peru — 2 nights

Founded in 1535 by Spanish explorer Francisco Pizarro, Lima represents an interesting blend of modern attractions and preserved colonial architecture, much of it clustered in the World Heritage-listed city center.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Museo Convento San Francisco y Catacumbas, delve into the distant past at Huaca Pucllana, and then get engrossed in the history at Museo Larco. On the next day, make a trip to Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica y Monasterio de Santo Domingo, and then don't miss a visit to Balcones de Lima.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lima vacation builder.

Fly from Cusco to Lima in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cusco in July, plan for warmer nights in Lima, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Quito.
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Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 12:

Quito, Ecuador — 3 nights

High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Museo Casa del Alabado and Convento De San Francisco. Saddle up on the 13th (Thu) and explore with a tour on horseback. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at La Capilla Del Hombre, admire the landmark architecture of El Palacio de Gobierno, walk around Parque Metropolitano, and examine the collection at Insomnia La Casa del Terror.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Quito travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Lima to Quito takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Lima in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Quito, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Bogota.
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Find places to stay Jul 12 — 15:

Bogota, Colombia — 1 night

Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour and then get outside with Parque El Virrey.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bogota holiday maker app.

You can fly from Quito to Bogota in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, Bogota is a bit cooler than Quito - with highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Cartagena.
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Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 16:

Cartagena, Colombia — 4 nights

The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Plaza Santo Domingo and Barrio Getsemani. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Walled City of Cartagena, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver, make a trip to Baluarte de Santo Domingo, and see some colorful creatures with Caribe Colombiano Diving.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cartagena trip app.

Traveling by flight from Bogota to Cartagena takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, Cartagena is much hotter than Bogota - with highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Canaima National Park.
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Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Wildlife
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Find places to stay Jul 16 — 20:

Canaima National Park, Venezuela — 4 nights

One of the largest national parks in the world, Canaima National Park encompasses 30,000 sq km (12 sq mi) of distinct landscapes, varied wildlife, and the world's highest waterfalls.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sorowapo and Yurani Falls. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Salto Kawi and admire the sheer force of Salto Kama - Kama Meru.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Canaima National Park holiday planning website.

Explore your travel options from Cartagena to Canaima National Park with the Route module. You will leave for Georgetown on the 24th (Mon).
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Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 24:

Georgetown, Guyana — 2 nights

Guyana's capital and main urban area, Georgetown represents the starting point for many visits to the country.
On the 25th (Tue), get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Bldg and then see what you can catch with Blackwater Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Demerara Harbour Bridge and then make a trip to Umana Yana.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Georgetown trip itinerary builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Canaima National Park to Georgetown. Traveling from Canaima National Park to Georgetown, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Georgetown are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Cayenne.
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Tours · Wildlife · Adventure · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 26:

Cayenne, French Guiana — 1 night

The capital of French Guiana, Cayenne sits at the mouth of the Cayenne River on the department's Atlantic coast.
You've now added Fort Ceperou to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): admire all the interesting features of Fort Ceperou.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cayenne trip planner.

Getting from Georgetown to Cayenne by flight takes about 5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Georgetown to Cayenne is 1 hour. Traveling from Georgetown in July, expect little chillier with lows of 26°C in Cayenne. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Paramaribo.
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Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:
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Paramaribo, Suriname — 1 night

With the chance to visit a World Heritage-listed inner city, tours of Paramaribo remain among the most culturally enriching things tourists can do in Suriname.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Ready Tex Art Gallery and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Peter and Paul Basilica.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Paramaribo trip builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cayenne to Paramaribo. In July, daily temperatures in Paramaribo can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Port of Spain.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago — 1 night

Port of Spain, the country's capital, sits between the sea and a scenic green mountain range, and acts as a gateway for eclectic adventures on land and sea.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): stroll around Queen's Park Savannah and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Maracas Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Port of Spain travel route builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Paramaribo to Port of Spain. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paramaribo to Port of Spain due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
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Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:

Brazil travel guide

4.4
Beaches · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
Land of Brazilwood
The largest country in South America and the biggest Portuguese-speaking nation in the world, Brazil remains best known for its soccer tradition and annual Carnaval. Most visitors on holiday in Brazil come for the country's outstanding beaches, music, wildlife, and diverse neighborhoods, each one boasting its own distinct character, atmosphere, and way of life. A tour of Brazil reveals a vast land of great natural and human diversity, from its sprawling rainforest wildernesses, to its busy urban centers. There are plenty of things to do in Brazil, from basking on its coastline to chasing the samba scene or catching a picturesque sunset from one of the country's lush mountaintops.
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Uruguay travel guide

4.1
Landmarks · Scenic Walking Areas · Art Museums
Switzerland of South America
One of the smallest countries in South America, tourist-friendly Uruguay is often called the "Switzerland of South America" because of its consistent economic development and progressive society. Open-minded Montevideo serves as the starting point of most Uruguay vacations, offering visitors an eclectic cultural scene and a chance to discover some of South America's major architectural treasures. Away from the cosmopolitan capital city, vacations in Uruguay involve exploring wildlife-rich areas along the Atlantic and touring the rustic interior on horseback, gaucho style. In this sports-loving country, the highlight of your Uruguay trip might just be a soccer match between Penarol and Nacional, the country's two major clubs.
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Argentina travel guide

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Landmarks · Bodies of Water · Specialty Museums
Land of Contrasts
Home to the highest and lowest points in South America, diverse Argentina enthralls visitors with its contrasting landscapes and rich cultural heritage. A tour of Argentina reveals a sprawling land of fiercely proud and hardworking gauchos, the legendary cowboys of South America's pampas. A vacation in Argentina also leads you to giant urban centers, filled with modern tourist attractions that include fine restaurants, award-winning museums, and renowned public parks, gardens, and zoos. Away from big cities, Argentina sightseeing combines visits to mighty waterfalls situated inside World Heritage-listed national parks in the north of the country, with excursions to icy glaciers in the south.
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Chile travel guide

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Landmarks · Parks · Specialty Museums
Land of Poets
Squeezed between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean, geographically diverse Chile is a long, thin stretch of land encompassing some of the world's driest deserts in the north, and some of its largest glacial fields in the south. Though most Chile holidays include some form of adventure in the vast wilderness areas, the country also contains charming cities providing plenty of urban things to do and see. Many tours of Chile include at least a brief visit to the country's lush wine regions, where backyard vineyards compete with sprawling estates producing some of the world's most respected whites and reds.
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Bolivia travel guide

4.2
Landmarks · Geologic Formations · Specialty Museums
Tibet of the Americas
If you're an adventurous tourist, consider adding a Bolivia vacation to your travel itinerary. A land of rainforests, Andean glaciers, high altitude cities, and rushing rivers, Bolivia remains one of the most remote countries in the Western Hemisphere. With 60 percent of the population made up of indigenous peoples, native cultures permeate thecountry's music, architecture, and arts, as well as local folklore and traditions. Traveling in Bolivia you can experience diverse wildlife and ecosystems, learn about the country's rich history, try out its distinctive cuisine, and practice your Spanish with the locals, known for their clean and easy-to-understand accent.
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Peru travel guide

4.6
Historic Sites · Parks · Landmarks
Land of the Incas
In a country renowned for its pre-Columbian archeological sites, no Peru vacation would be complete without an adrenaline-inducing hike to Machu Picchu, World Heritage-listed symbol of the once-mighty Incan Empire. Aside from visiting these spectacular ruins set against the backdrop of photogenic mountain peaks, most holidays in Peru also include an exploration of the country's pretty cities, boasting well-preserved colonial architecture and a slew of modern buildings housing fine museums, galleries, shops, and restaurants. Ideal for active vacationers, Peru trips are also tailor-made for gourmands, as the country's eclectic cuisine blends tasty influences from Africa, Asia, and Europe.
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Ecuador travel guide

4.5
Architectural Buildings · Landmarks · History Museums
With abundant opportunities to discover fascinating World Heritage Sites, a holiday in Ecuador remains among the most culturally enriching travel experiences. Home to the world's highest active volcano, this little country packs a big punch when it comes to tourist activities. Some of the most popular things to do in Ecuador include visits to its astonishingly biodiverse wilderness areas, home to some 1,500 bird species, 840 species of amphibians and reptiles, and nearly 20,000 plant species. Of course, the highlight of many Ecuador vacations is bound to be the Galapagos Islands, made famous by naturalist Charles Darwin. Aside from the stunning nature, Ecuador also boasts many historic cities filled with photogenic colonial-era churches, mansions, and plazas.
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Colombia travel guide

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Historic Sites · Landmarks · Beaches
Diverse in terms of landscapes, climates, and cultures, Colombia remains one of South America's least explored tourist destinations, overshadowed by its more popular southern neighbors. Combining the best of what the continent has to offer, a vacation in Colombia allows you to blend outdoor adventures with tours of picture-perfect cobblestoned towns dating back to the colonial era. Tourists on a Colombia holiday can easily hop from sun-kissed coastal spots to the hilly coffee-growing region, where thriving plantations quickly give way to a landscape of snow-covered volcanic peaks and the paramo--alpine ecosystems sheltering some of the rarest plants growing above the continuous forest line.
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Venezuela travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Landmarks · Gift & Specialty Shops
Land of Grace
A vacation in Venezuela, one of the most biodiverse countries on the planet, can be both affordable and highly rewarding. From snowcapped mountains and vast grassland, to tropical islands and lush rainforests, Venezuela's varied landscapes are a paradise for nature lovers. Whether you're looking to laze on the Caribbean beaches, trek through the verdant jungles, or immerse yourself in the vibrant city culture, a Venezuela holiday offers something for everyone. Admire the world's highest waterfalls, go island hopping, discover tasty local delicacies, and witness the sheer abundance of wildlife and endemic species in Venezuela.
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Guyana travel guide

3.5
Architectural Buildings · Gardens · Waterfalls
Land of Many Waters
A land of thick rainforest, expansive savannas, and lively Caribbean culture, Guyana is becoming more and more notable for its adventure and eco-tourism opportunities. Sightseeing in Guyana ranges from touring the colonial-era architectural gems of the historic capital, to hiking the verdant forest trails. Scenic waterfalls and mountaintops, laidback ranches, an array of tropical wildlife, and delicious Creole fusion cuisine await you on your Guyana holiday.
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French Guiana travel guide

3.4
Tourist Spots · Wildlife Areas · Islands
The only part of South America still governed by an overseas country, the tropical, rainforest-covered French Guiana is the second largest region of France. The department was used by France as a penal colony in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, with several islands that you can visit today used as prisons where inmates were forced to catch butterflies. On a trip to French Guiana, you can witness different ecosystems, diverse plant and animal life, as well a mix of cultures influenced by French colonization and a large immigrant population.
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Suriname travel guide

3.7
Historic Sites · Churches · Parks
The smallest country in South America, Suriname features thick jungles, rushing rivers, and lively, culturally diverse places to visit. Independent since 1975, Suriname retained the Dutch language and influences, as well as the Caribbean and the culture of its indigenous tribes. A third of the country's landscape is made up of natural reserves, providing tourists the opportunity to explore lush tropical rainforests, pristine beaches, scenic rivers and waterfalls, as well as a staggering variety of animals and birds. On a trip to Suriname you shouldn't pass up a visit to its capital and only city, World Heritage-listed Paramaribo, noted for its colonial-era architecture.
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Trinidad and Tobago travel guide

4.1
Beaches · Nature & Parks · Waterfalls
With its two landmasses offering different, but complementary Caribbean flavors, the dual island nation of Trinidad and Tobago attracts visitors looking for relaxation and adventure. Cities and bustling market towns set the pace of cosmopolitan Trinidad, by far the larger of the two Caribbean sisters. Holidays in Tobago tend to be more chilled out affairs, with island offering some of the nation's finest resorts and best kept beaches, along with a wealth of protected areas boasting diverse and abundant wildlife. Both have become famous for their Creole culture and traditions, with holidays in Trinidad and Tobago offering plenty of culinary and musical highlights, including red hot curries and spicy calypso music.
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