Home to the largest rainforest in the world, the highest waterfall and most expansive mountain range, South America offers no shortage of awe-inspiring natural beauty. With such a diverse landscape, there’s endless opportunities for fun-filled holidays where visitors can tailor their escape to suit their needs.
For the wildlife fanatic, there are plenty of active holidays that combine thrilling excursions with chic accommodation and countless opportunities for that perfect holiday photo. Marvel at the endemic species of the Galapagos or hike deep into the amazon, admiring ancient Inca temples along the way.
Aside from the archeological sights, the adventurous can climb or ski in the spectacular Andes mountain range which promises an unbeatable experience. There’s surf spots along the endless stretch of coast, white water rafting in class-five rivers and much more to keep the adrenaline junkie busy.
If you’re seeking a more relaxed holiday, why not unwind at the famous Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro. After a day in the sun, take a trip up to the top of Mt. Corcovado to visit the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue. Rio is also famed for its wild Carnival festival where you can party with the locals as the beat of salsa fills the streets. The colourful parade floats and flamboyant costumes are a spectacle not to be missed.
Peru is equally impressive where ancient sights and historical towns provide the beautiful setting for a memorable break. Immerse yourself in culture at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Cusco. Renowned for its Spanish colonial architecture, this charming town is a great starting point to explore the must-visit attraction, Machu Picchu. Many of the hotels are equipped with oxygen-enriched rooms to keep you comfortable at altitude.
Wine fanatics cannot wait to explore the world-class wineries of Chile. There’s few things better than sampling your favorite wine in the region that it was produced. Take guided tours of the many vineyards before relaxing in an exclusive hotel and lounging under the Chilean sun. The region is also home to spectacular natural wonders including the glaciers and mountains of Patagonia which offer some of the best hiking routes on the continent.
Finally, the major cities of South America offer an unrivaled mix of shopping, dining and nightlife. Visit cosmopolitan Buenos Aires and enjoy a splurge at one of the many high end boutique designers. You’ll also find the best steak in the world and a great choice of late night entertainment from traditional tango clubs to charming street side bars. Stay in a romantic boutique hotel for a touch of added chic, many of which feature a rooftop terrace overlooking the impressive skyline.
Take a holiday to South America and you’ll be left with a lasting impression. With one of our luxury offers, you’ll enjoy the best of the region with outstanding hospitality.