Favourable weather during the European winter months and an increase in the number of direct flights from London has helped see a significant rise in the popularity of South America holidays and also the quality of trips on offer.
The carnival in Rio de Janeiro draws hundreds of thousands of visitors and this vibrant and colourful part of the world never fails to impress.
Many cruises include a trip around Cape Horn, whilst others even venture to the Antarctic. Passing from the Atlantic Ocean, round the coast of Argentina, through the Strait of Magellan and into the Pacific Ocean is a truly unforgettable experience.
Take the opportunity to see breathtaking old-world Montevideo, Uruguayan architecture, pristine lakes, the snow-capped Puerto Montt, Chilean volcanoes and Rio's perfect beaches. These thrilling journeys typically attract travellers who have an appetite for education and adventure.
If you want to explore more of the Americas then why not take a look at the many North America, Panama Canal or Alaska holidays that we have available.