South America

Introduction

South America is a destination like no other with a blend of different countries into one, it is a truely unique part of the world. From colourful Latin cities, to tropical jungles and from ice walled fjords to tranquil Inca ruins, South America has it all.South America is a place of extremes and every corner you turn is a new surprise. Visit the bustling street carnivals in Rio De Janeiro or the stunning beaches of Uruguay. Learn to tango in Buenos Aires or take a tour around the lush rainforests in Panama. For the most desired thing to do, take a trip to Machu Picchu to see one of the most pictured attractions in the world.

For those that really want to delve into the nature visit the Galapagos Islands. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands, represent for many a once in a lifetime destination. The Swimming Iguanas, Blue Footed Boobies and Giant Tortoises are really just the tip of an incredible iceberg — with wildlife, flora and fauna that can't be seen anywhere else in the world. The Galapagos Islands are filled with history, boasting some of the oldest species on the planet as well as playing host to Charles Darwin while he worked on his theory of evolution. The islands are filled with incredible creatures and stunning scenery and an expedition cruise is the best way to take it all in.

Things to do
  • Take the cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro
  • Wander the galleries and museums of Buenos Aires
  • Hop on the ascensores of colourful Valparaíso for great views
  • Sunbathe on the beaches of Punta Del Este
  • Discover the iconic Machu Picchu in Peru
  • Dive the crystal clear waters of Buzios
  • Go shopping in bustling Sao Paulo
  • Visit Chan Chan, the largest mud city in the world