Explore South America on a group tour
From the thick jungles of the Amazon Rainforest to the ancient ruins of Machu Picchu and the thriving wildlife of the Galapagos Islands, some of the world’s most famous and thrilling travel adventures can be found in South America. And some of these can only be found on a group tour of South America.
While there are plenty of adventures to be found in South America, a tour of the continent can be as adventurous or as leisurely as you like. Travel all around the continent on a bucket-list trip, or simply zip in to witness that one natural wonder you’ve just got to see. Diverse landscapes of course, aren’t the only things to see in South America. On a group tour you can also have the chance to meet a local tribe or take part in a world-famous event. For more ideas, check out our list below or talk to one of our Travel Experts today.
What to see on a South America tour
- Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail in Peru: A bucket-list sight for many, visit the ancient Inca ruins on a group tour by hiking the Inca Trail, the Quarry Trail or by train.
- Iguassu Falls in Brazil and Argentina: Join a tour to see the world’s largest waterfall systems from both the Brazil and Argentina sides.
- Torres del Paine in Chile: Get set for a great adventure as you hike and camp within Torres del Paine National Park, taking in incredible scenery including mountains, glaciers, lakes and waterfalls.
- Galapagos Islands: Another destination only really accessible by group tour, you’ll cruise around the regions islands to take in the exotic terrain and wildlife.
Top tip: If you are looking to hike the Inca Trail, you can only do so by travelling on a group tour or with a trekking agency. Hiking the trail and visiting Machu Picchu also requires a permit, which are limited in numbers, so be sure to book well in advance.
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At Flight Centre we work with the world’s leading South America Tour companies to ensure you enjoy the very best experience possible. In addition to our popular South America tours, when you book with Flight Centre you’ll also benefit from our great-value airfares and 24/7 emergency assistance service.