- Iconic Rio de Janeiro
See Brazil’s mighty Christ the Redeemer statue atop Mount Corcovado.
- Cartagena culture
Stroll around the old town of Cartagena, perhaps stopping to sample Colombian street food along the way.
- Go Dutch in Willemstad
With its narrow-gabled houses, Willemstad replicates Amsterdam, just with a Caribbean climate!
- Iguanas of the Galapagos
Stay overnight in Callao and perhaps treat yourself to a tour of the wildlife-rich Galapagos Islands.
- Magnificent Macchu Picchu
Take the opportunity to uncover the history of the Incan empire during your visit to Peru.
- Puerto Montt
Gateway to Chile’s Lake District.
- The mighty Amazon River
Look forward to cruising this incredible river, which teems with wildlife.
- White sands of Bahia
The Brazilian state of Bahia is renowned for its sublime beaches.
- Wildlife of the Amazon
Perhaps see colourful parrots as you cruise the Amazon River.
South America: A Grand Voyage
Spirit of Discovery departing Southamptonfrom £16,999 per person
2 passengers 83 nights 6th January 2021 Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £940 if not required
- VIP door to door
- All Inclusive
The destination for lovers of the outdoors...
“Marvel at the wonder of the sprawling Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, the most famous archaeological site on the continent.”
Embark on the voyage of a lifetime as you circumnavigate South America in search of captivating landscapes, ancient civilisations, and characterful cities…. This is a cruise for the adventurous. After making a memorable Transatlantic crossing you’ll arrive in Brazil, a land of natural wonders, rhythm-filled cities, and indigenous folklore. Spend a week cruising the Amazon River, home to the world’s largest rainforest, an exotic landscape filled with staggering levels of biodiversity.
Next, take in a trio of thriving and vibrant cities: samba-fuelled Rio de Janeiro, eclectic Montevideo, and dynamic Buenos Aires. As you continue to travel south, call at the Falkland Islands, before navigating the notorious southern tip of South America, Cape Horn. Discover the unparalleled wilderness of Patagonia, and Chile’s Lake District, with its vast glaciers, sapphire-blue lakes and ancient forests – both playgrounds for lovers of the outdoors. In Ecuador, call at cities backed by the dramatic Andes mountain range, or perhaps take the adventure of a lifetime and visit the Galapagos Islands for face-to-face wildlife encounters with marine iguanas, giant tortoises and blue-footed boobies. Next, transit the iconic Panama Canal, before visiting the verdant Azores and Portugal’s vibrant capital Lisbon as you make your way home with unbeatable memories to treasure.
Discover South American culture on board
- An insight into local cuisines from a VIP Chef
- A taste of local music and culture, with performances from local musicians
- A range of expert speakers to bring your destinations to life
- Manaus, Brazil
- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Stanley, Falkland Islands
- Callao, Peru