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South America Tours

South America tours will take you on an extraordinary vacation where you can experience both man-made and natural wonders.

Focus on one country at a time with in-depth South America tours, or combine some of the most popular countries together.  Visit Chile, Brazil, Ecuador, Argentina, & Peru. If you have the time to you must extend your trip to Antarctica; or visit the amazing Galapagos Islands.

Many popular South America tours include Argentina and Brazil, since these destinations offer something for everyone… from majestic glaciers, to the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires, to the wonders of Iguassu Falls. In Brazil, you might be drawn to the glamour of Rio, but venture beyond the infamous Copacabana Beach, and you will find thousands of miles of beach to explore, traditional Afro-Brazilian culture, colonial towns, rainforests, and spectacular views of Iguassu Falls.

If you prefer a more personalized experience, we have South America tours that are hosted or small group departures.

Most Popular South America Tours

Belize, Rain Forests, Ruins and Reefs

By Thomson Adventures. 9 Days starting at $4,690

It’s a tiny country with a small population, but Belize is packed with an endless array of activities that surprise, delight, entertain and educate visitors of all ages. Thomson’s exhilarating family vacation in Belize showcases the country’s geograp.. (click for more)


Tropical Costa Rica

By Collette Tours. 9 Days starting at $1,399

Lush forests and stunning waterfalls… rumbling volcanoes and endless coastlines… Costa Rica is a paradise teeming with exotic plants and incredible animals. Explore part of the 20,000 acre nature preserve of Cano Negro on a river boat adventure. Spen.. (click for more)


Costa Rica: A World of Nature

By Collette Tours. 12 Days starting at $2,149

Spend 11 days immersed in this vibrant, living Eden on the Central American isthmus. Visit the Green Turtle Research Station. Settle in for two nights in Tortuguero National Park which protects 13 of Costa Rica’s endangered species. Behold the specta.. (click for more)


South American Escape (SB2014)

By Globus Tours. 9 Days starting at $3,257

NOTE: Intra-country airfare is required for this tour and is included in the prices below along with applicable air taxes. Please contact a travel agent for more information.TitleSouth American EscapeVacation OverviewOn this South America vacation, .. (click for more)


Peru and the Galápagos Islands

By Tauck Tours. 15 Days starting at $8,490

From the "Lost City" of Machu Picchu, to legends of the Spanish Conquistadors and the must-see wildlife of the Galápagos Archipelago, this amazing trip combines a 6-night Tauck Galápagos cruise aboard Isabela II with an 8-night land adventure in Peru.. (click for more)


South America Tours 2014

What is your idea of the perfect South America tour? A cruise up the jungle-lined Amazon River as caimans splash into the water in front of you? Stand in the presence of Iguazu Falls - a waterfall taller and wider than Niagara Falls? Watch the sun rise above the intricate ruins of Machu Picchu?  Or perhaps a voyage along Magellan's route around the southern tip of South America for a glimpse of the wilds at the end of the world.

We've made finding South America tours easy, as we have done all the work for you. We deal with only the most reputable tour companies, and you can choose from different travel styles including South America escorted tours, South America cruises or independent vacations.

Travel tip:  Keep in mind when planning South America Tours, that peak season is December to March, as the weather is most enjoyable.

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Featured Galapagos Tours:

Peru and the Galápagos Islands

15 Days starting at $8,490

By Tauck Tours.


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