60 days in South America Itinerary

60 days in South America Itinerary

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1
Canaima National Park, Venezuela
— 5 nights
2
Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
— 4 nights
3
Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
— 6 nights
4
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
— 6 nights
5
Machu Picchu, Peru
— 2 nights
6
Santiago, Chile
— 5 nights
7
Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina
— 1 night
8
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 5 nights
9
Iguazu National Park, Argentina
— 2 nights
10
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 2 nights
11
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 6 nights
12
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
— 7 nights

5
nights
Canaima National Park, Venezuela

Canaima National Park ©
One of the largest national parks in the world, Canaima National Park encompasses 30,000 sq km (12 sq mi) of distinct landscapes, varied wildlife, and the world's highest waterfalls.
Canaima National Park is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Salto Kawi, enjoy breathtaking views from Mirador El Oso, Head underground at Kavak Cave, and admire the sheer force of Salto Aponguao.

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London, UK to Canaima National Park is an approximately 31-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from London to Canaima National Park, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. You'll set off for Puerto Villamil on the 7th (Sun).

Things to do in Canaima National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Salto Aponguao ©
Salto Aponguao
Salto Kawi ©
Salto Kawi
Mirador El Oso ©
Mirador El Oso

4
nights
Puerto Villamil, Ecuador

Puerto Villamil ©
Located in the southeast of Isla Isabela, Puerto Villamil is home to the majority of the island's 2,200 inhabitants.
Puerto Villamil is known for nature, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Los Tuneles, don't miss a visit to Malecon Cuna del Sol, stroll through Concha de Perla, and step off the mainland to explore Las Tintoreras.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Puerto Villamil day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Canaima National Park to Puerto Villamil with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Colombia Standard Time to Galapagos Time is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Las Tintoreras ©
Las Tintoreras
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

6
nights
Puerto Ayora, Ecuador

Puerto Ayora ©
The largest settlement in the Galapagos, Puerto Ayora offers visitors to the islands an array of facilities and things to do.
Puerto Ayora is known for parks, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Playa de los Perros, and explore the activities along Laguna las Ninfas.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Puerto Ayora online attractions planner.

Getting from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora by ferry takes about 3.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Cruz, Tunel de Lava Bellavista
Highlights from your plan
El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve ©
El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve
Playa de los Alemanes ©
Playa de los Alemanes
Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay ©
Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay

6
nights
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador

Puerto Baquerizo Moreno ©
The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
Spend the 20th (Sat) exploring nature at Cerro Tijeretas. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cerro Brujo, enjoy the sand and surf at La Loberia, make a trip to Dona Pilo, and get a new perspective on nature at Interpretation Center.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Puerto Baquerizo Moreno online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno takes 3.5 hours. In April in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Machu Picchu.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

San Cristobal
Highlights from your plan
Puerto Chino Beach ©
Puerto Chino Beach
Cerro Brujo ©
Cerro Brujo
Interpretation Center ©
Interpretation Center

2
nights
Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu ©
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Intipuncu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Machu Picchu day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Machu Picchu. You'll set off for Santiago on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Machu Picchu

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu ©
Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu
Intipuncu ©
Intipuncu

5
nights
Santiago, Chile

Santiago ©
Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Go for a jaunt from Santiago to Pirque to see Vina El Principal about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market (Mercado Central), go for a walk through Plaza de Armas, and look for gifts at Patio Bellavista.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Santiago visit planning website.

Fly from Machu Picchu to Santiago in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Machu Picchu to Santiago is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in Santiago

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vina El Principal
Highlights from your plan
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
Cerro Santa Lucia ©
Cerro Santa Lucia
La Chascona ©
La Chascona

1
night
Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina

Los Glaciares National Park ©
A World Heritage Site, Los Glaciares National Park contains a giant ice cap that feeds 47 vast glaciers.
On the 4th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Perito Moreno National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Glaciar Seco and then explore the striking landscape at Glaciar Spegazzini.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Los Glaciares National Park trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Santiago to Los Glaciares National Park takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Santiago to Los Glaciares National Park is 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Los Glaciares National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Perito Moreno National Park
Highlights from your plan
Perito Moreno National Park ©
Perito Moreno National Park
Glaciar Spegazzini ©
Glaciar Spegazzini
Glaciar Seco ©
Glaciar Seco

5
nights
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires ©
Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Saddle up on the 11th (Sat) and explore with a tour on horseback. There's lots more to do: stroll the grounds of Cemiterio de Recoleta, stop by Puerto Madero, appreciate the extensive heritage of La Boca, and explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Buenos Aires attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Glaciares National Park to Buenos Aires takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Glaciares National Park in May, plan for warmer days in Buenos Aires, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero

2
nights
Iguazu National Park, Argentina

Iguazu National Park ©
Iguazu National Park contains 672 sq km (259 sq mi) of fertile subtropical forests, but its main attraction is the majestic Iguazu Falls.
On the 12th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Isla San Martin, look for all kinds of wild species at Salto Bernabe Mendez, and then admire the sheer force of Salto San Martin.

Find out how to plan Iguazu National Park trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Iguazu National Park, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto Bernabe Mendez ©
Salto Bernabe Mendez
Isla San Martin ©
Isla San Martin

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
On the 14th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Keep things going the next day: admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam and then get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park.

Discover how to plan a Foz do Iguacu trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Iguazu National Park to Foz do Iguacu in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Foz do Iguacu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

6
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, take some stellar pictures from Leblon Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema.

Plan my trip to Rio de Janeiro with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Foz do Iguacu to Rio de Janeiro takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Foz do Iguacu in May: high temperatures in Rio de Janeiro hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

7
nights
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil

Fernando de Noronha ©
With 21 lush islands scattered among pristine waters in the Atlantic Ocean, a Fernando de Noronha holiday is well worth the effort it takes to get there.
Fernando de Noronha is known for beaches, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Baia do Sancho, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Sueste, hike along Trilha Costa Esmeralda, and see the interesting displays at Projeto TAMAR Fernando de Noronha - Patrocínio PETROBRAS.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Fernando de Noronha trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Fernando de Noronha takes 7.5 hours. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Fernando de Noronha. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Fernado de Noronha Island ©
Fernado de Noronha Island

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