South America holidays

South America holidays offer the more intrepid explorer a host of amazing experiences, from the rhythms of Rio and the elegance of Buenos Aires to the mysteries of Peru's Inca civilisation.

Highlights of Brazil holidays include the statue of Christ the Redeemer and Copacabana beach, plus the astonishing Iguaçú Falls.

Argentina, Brazil's great rival, offers the prospect of watching tango dancers in action, visiting the stylish capital and sampling the wine of an emerging region, Mendoza. Chile, over the Andes to the west, has a similarly rugged landscape and vibrant latin culture.

For many, the continent's highlight is Machu Picchu, the ruined Inca city in the clouds, while other must-sees in Peru are the old capital of Cusco and the eerily atmospheric Lake Titicaca.

Nature lovers will be thrilled by Ecuador's remarkable Galapagos Islands, whose fabulous creatures inspired Charles Darwin's revolutionary theory of evolution.

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Darwin’s Galapagos

Aug 2014 - May 2016 departures

12 days from £4299

Darwin’s Galapagos

Chile, Argentina & Brazil - Rio Carnival Winners' Parade with Rio de Janeiro add-on

Feb 2015 departure

18 days from £4498

Chile, Argentina & Brazil - Rio Carnival Winners' Parade with Rio de Janeiro add-on

Peru: Inti Raymi Festival special departure

Jun 2015 departure

15 days from £2999

Peru: Inti Raymi Festival special departure

Latin Wonders of the World

Mar 2015 - Nov 2015 departures

17 days from £3699

Latin Wonders of the World

Chile, Argentina & Brazil with Rio Add-on

Sep 2014 - Nov 2015 departures

17 days from £3498

Chile, Argentina & Brazil with Rio Add-on

Chile, Argentina & Brazil - Rio Carnival Winners' Parade

Feb 2015 departure

15 days from £3999

Chile, Argentina & Brazil - Rio Carnival Winners' Parade


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