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South America UNESCO World Heritage Sites
South America UNESCO tours are available in almost every country on the continent. There are many UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South America, especially in Peru, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia. With both natural UNESCO sites and cultural UNESCO sites there are two main tour types. Cultural tours and historical tours could see you visit Inca sites in Peru, Imperial era buildings in Brazil or admire Spanish colonial architecture in Colombia. South American archaeological tours are possible too, with northern Peru a particularly good option. In contrast, South America nature and wildlife tours are possible at places such as the Perito Moreno Glacier, Iguazu Falls and the Pantanal wetlands. All the UNESCO World Heritage site tours below take you to some of the most memorable places in the world. Every UNESCO travel package is customized to fit your travel style, pace and schedule.
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5 Best South America UNESCO World Heritage Sites for 2023
|The Essence of Peru||from $3179||15 Days||Historic Lima, the Ballestas Isles (the 'Galapagos of Peru'), Nazca Lines, the white city of Arequipa, Lake Titicaca, mystic Cuzco, the Sacred Valley...|
|Easter Island and Machu Picchu||from $1903||8 Days||This Easter Island and Machu Picchu tour combines two of South America's most mysterious destinations and most fascinating highlights. From Santia...|
|World Wonders of South America||from $2189||11 Days||The Iguazu Falls, located on the border of southern Brazil and northern Argentina, and the ruins of Machu Picchu, nestled in the cloud forest of...|
|Rio de Janeiro & the Route of Gold||from $2519||8 Days||The Gold Rush in Brazil transformed the country, altered its course of history, and financed the Industrial Revolution in Europe. This Brazil Route...|
|Santiago and Easter Island Tour||from $1496||8 Days||For those on a honeymoon or travelers with archeological curiosity, this Santiago & Easter Island tour combines two of Chile's most popular...|
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