We have a great choice of tailor-made and luxury holidays to South America from flora and fauna to incredible cultural tours. See the Amazon Rainforest or the Inca Trail, perhaps visit the Galapagos Islands and their outstanding natural beauty, or start here for a cruise down to Antarctica. There are truly some remarkable adventures to be experienced in South America.
Our choice of escorted tours is perhaps the best way to experience South America, accompanied by an expert guide to make sure you get a real feel for your destination and make the most of your experience. Here are just a few ideas to whet your appetite, however we have a full range of tours to offer you.
Take in the outstanding natural scenery of Brazil, including the Pantanal wetland and Iguassu National Park, which includes two safaris either by jeep or by boat, as well as a safari by horseback, plus you get to experience piranha fishing, and three nights on Rio’s energetic Copacabana
South America is home to world-class wineries, and we have a super selection of food and wine tours for you to explore Argentina, Peru, and Chile, with the option for you to get involved in picking up new culinary skills along the way, as you learn (and taste) your way around the vineyards.
If star-gazing is your passion, then heading to Chile on an astronomy tour should be on your bucket list! The tour begins in Santiago, Chile’s capital, before taking in La Serena to visit the intriguing Elqui Valley with it’s futuristic observatories and frequent UFO sightings, earning it the title of the “energy centre of the world”. You’ll also visit the famous ALMA Observatory in San Pedro de Atacama, home of the largest radio telescope in the world.
If relaxing on a beach is your thing, but maybe you’d like to soak up a different culture along the way, then why not head to Brazil for a long-haul beach holiday experience. As you embrace one of the liveliest countries on the planet, you can enjoy your holiday at pace that suits you, whether it’s dancing at a street carnival, taking in a safari, or relaxing at an all-inclusive escape.
We have a wide selection of hotels, including two Club Med resorts, one of which is just a stone’s throw from Rio de Janeiro.
If you’re looking for a South American cruise holiday, let the team at Oxwich Travel find the perfect itinerary for you. We work with a number of luxury cruise lines, and can find you the dream cruise – here are a couple of examples of what you could experience.
Sail around Cape Horn, take in the majestic Garibaldi Fjords (a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve), and see the beautiful wildlife such as the Magellanic penguins on this superb itinerary, plus you also get to explore vibrant city of Buenos Aires
Start your voyage experiencing the Panama Canal transit, seeing first-hand the ingenuity of the lock’s system as your are lifted over 26 metres above sea level, taking you from the Atlantic side across to the Pacific Ocean. You’ll be learning about the culture of Panama, Ecuador, Peru, and Chile taking in the stunning flora and fauna, as well as UNESCO World Heritage Sites along the route.