Best Cities to Visit in South America

Best Cities to Visit in South America

South America is diverse, every country is different and there are so many special cities waiting to be explored. We have put together a guide to the best cities in Latin America you might want to visit on your travels. We hope our list provides you with the urge to book your next adventure away...


1. Rio de Janeiro 

A world famous city with lots to see and do, from relaxing on some of the most vibrant beaches on the continent to seeing iconic sights like the Sugarloaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer statue.


2. Buenos Aires 

A popular choice for many where you can explore the streets or even learn to tango with local people.


3. Santiago 

The capital of Chile which has lots entertainment and cultural places to visit and events you will not be bored visiting. You can also go skiing!


4. Bogotá 

A safe and up and coming destination with a mix of history and modern busy city life.


5. FortaLeza 

A beautiful seaside city in Brazil - and somewhere a little more relaxed than Rio and Sao Paulo.



Travel Opportunities in South America

Related Opportunities

Cultural Day Tours

Search and book day tours in cities and popular destinations around the world. Visit local sites and attractions with an experienced local guide.

Argentina and Brazil on a Shoestring Tour

Experience both Argentina and Brazil on this exciting tour which will show you some of the top destinations in each country.

Rio de Janeiro Carnival Package (6 Days)

Take in the atmosphere of the world's biggest festival in Brazil on this package tour which includes accommodation and a trip to see the festival in person.

Santiago to Rio de Janeiro Overland Tour (51 days)

This overland adventure is an outdoor lover's dream

Quito to Rio Overland Tour via Buenos Aires

This is trip packed with South American highlights - Explore the Amazon Jungle, Hike the famous Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, view the stunning Iguazu Falls and spend time in the party Capital of the World, Rio de Janeiro.

Buenos Aires to Rio (15 days) Atlantic Highlights

This trip combines two of the world's most vibrant and eclectic cities, along with pristine beaches, unspolit colonial towns and one of nature's most powerful sights.

The Great South American Journey - Quito to Rio Adventure

Hit the road from Quito to Rio with other young travellers and experience pretty much everything you can imagine in between. 65 days, 7 countries, 3 nights in the Amazon and 1 adventure you’ll remember forever.

Latin American Triangle Tour, South America

6 weeks, 3 cities, 3 countries - You will participate in three separate 2 week volunteering projects in three of our project locations: Buenos Aires, Quito and Rio de Janeiro.

Wonders of Brazil

From the cobblestoned streets of colonial Paraty to remote interior wilderness, uncover the wonders of Brazil in two exciting weeks. 

Lima to Rio via Buenos Aires (51 days) Southern Trans Oceanic

This trip is packed with South American highlights...

Quito to Quito (29 weeks) Trans South America

A truly epic overland expedition that takes us full circle around South America.

Rio Carnival Experience

Enjoy the worlds biggest party - Carnival in Rio on this 6 day travel package.

Rio de Janeiro Women's Empowerment

Embrace Brazil and its irresistible culture in the beach-side city of Rio de Janeiro, where you will be supporting local women through teaching new trades and learning new skills yourself.

Rio Immersion

Learn Portuguese while exploring Rio de Janeiro with a private teacher-guide.

Rio to Lima Adventure

If you have the time and can’t decide between Peru and Brazil, then see them both and pretty much everything in between on this 51-day extravaganza.





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