From Bolivian salt flats to the Galapagos Islands, explore this spectacular continent with an independent or escorted group tour of South America. There are two ways to explore South America, on a small guided tour with a local guide or an independent tour; each epitomises the diverse array of landscapes this spectacular continent has to offer. Choose from introductory or in-depth escorted tours packed with activities; like exploring the largest salt flats in Bolivia, camping under the stars as you take the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu and cruising through the Galapagos Islands with other like-minded people, who all share the same interest in ancient monuments, verdant landscapes and cities rich in culture.
This was one of my favorite Gate 1 trips. My daughter, Allison and I both really enjoyed ourselves. Our tour director, Rosanna was fantastic.
Our South America tours for are ideal for those who want to explore varied landscapes and super-sized cities. You can't visit South America without paying homage to the astonishing ruins of Machu Picchu. And when it comes to buzzing cities, add beautiful Rio de Janeiro to your itinerary.
Book a South American tour and dance to Cuban rhythms, join in the magic of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, or trek the Andes and marvel at the beauty of the natural sceneries that will reveal themselves to you. Discover incredible tour packages and witness first hand the beauties of South America. Find my tour.
The colliding cultures of its indigenous people and its Spanish colonizers have given South America a fascinatingly eclectic man-made landscape. One of its great cities is a stylish, sprawling modern metropolis, famous across the globe for its carnival and beaches. The other is a mystical complex of 15th century Incan ruins, which was hidden from the outside world for more than three centuries. Find out more about Brazil Argentina and Chile Separated by the Andes, Argentina and Chile form the southern portion of South America, but are two very different countries.
Designed for the independent traveller our Packages are the perfect answer for those who wish to travel independently. We plan it —You do it. Accompanied on all excursions by our expert local English speaking guides.
Bustling cities, ancient ruins, rich heritage and spectacular natural wonders: South America offers a unique and vibrant blend of culture, adventure and delicious cuisine. Trek the famous Inca Trail on our Land of the Incas tour and visit the beautiful white stone city of Arequipa. Take a thrilling Jeep tour up Corcovado Mountain, journeying through the urban forests of Tijuca National Park, before reaching the top of its granite peak for awe-inspiring views of carnival capital, Rio de Janeiro.