If you are looking for South America Tours for a while now, you should make sure that the one you choose has the most of the top places worth visiting. To give you an idea of what your tour itinerary should look like, here are the 20 destinations to visit while travelling around South America.
Machu Picchu, Peru. This may be one of the most famous landmarks in South America. The sacred city was established in the 15th century and was forgotten afterwards. Aside from the mystery, the huge stone walls alone are reasons enough to visit the Incan citadel.
Angel Falls, Venezuela. To the local tribe of Pemon, the falls is known as Kerepakupai. They say you haven’t been to South America if you haven’t visited this wonder. The falls can be found at the Canaima National Park and it has a height of 979 meters. This is considered as the highest waterfall without any interruptions in between.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. South America has a lot of beautiful places and one of them is Brazil. Aside from the well-known features such as the parties and beaches, Brazil is also rich with culture and places to hike for those who are into the hobby. The city is known to have the biggest urban forest in the world with peaks and mountains to boot.
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. Colombia is the answer to your craving to see more colonial architecture. The city of Cartagena de Indias has well-preserved colonial architecture, the city is energetic and it feels like you are in the Caribbean while mingling with the friendly locals. It used to be one of the largest slave ports during the Spanish colony therefore it is rich in history.
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia. This is known as the largest salt flat in the entire world as it spans more than 10,000 square kilometres. The scenery alone will make you thankful you decided to visit the place.
Iquitos, Peru. If you wanted to make the most of your South America Tours, make sure to check in on the Amazonas. This is the city that will get you closest to the heart of everything including trips to the jungle, visiting traditional villages and wandering the rivers.