60 days in South America Itinerary

60 days in South America Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South America travel route planner

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Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
— 7 nights
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 6 nights
Bus to Conceição de Jacareí, Ferry to Ilha Grande
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Ilha Grande, Brazil
— 7 nights
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Ferry to Conceição de Jacareí, Bus to Rodoviaria, Fly to Foz do Iguacu
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Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Iguazu, Fly to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 6 nights
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Santiago, Chile
— 5 nights
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Machu Picchu, Peru
— 1 night
Train to Ollantaytambo, Bus to Cusco
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Cusco, Peru
— 6 nights
Fly to Baltra Island, Fly to Puerto Villamil
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Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
— 5 nights
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Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
— 7 nights
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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
— 6 nights
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Fernando de Noronha, Brazil

— 7 nights

Emerald of the Atlantic

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 Trilha do Piquinho, get outside with Morro dois Irmaos, and take in panoramic vistas at Forte Sao Pedro do Boldro.

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Dublin, Ireland to Fernando de Noronha is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dublin to Fernando de Noronha due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in June, you will find days in Fernando de Noronha are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are warmer (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

— 6 nights

Marvelous City

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: appreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, kick back and relax at Praia de Ipanema, take a peaceful walk through Parque Nacional Tijuca, and admire the masterpieces at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rio de Janeiro travel planner.

Fly from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro in 7.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha in June, things will get slightly colder in Rio de Janeiro: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Ilha Grande, Brazil

— 7 nights
A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Ilha Grande is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with Aquamarina Mergulho, enjoy the sea views from Castelhanos Lighthouse, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sitio Forte Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Julia Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ilha Grande online trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha Grande in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In June in Ilha Grande, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

— 2 nights

Land of the Waterfalls

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 22nd (Tue), admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. Keep things going the next day: admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam, take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddhist Temple, and then meet the residents at Parque das Aves Bird Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Foz do Iguacu trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Ilha Grande to Foz do Iguacu in 9.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Ilha Grande in June; daily highs in Foz do Iguacu reach 25°C and lows reach 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Buenos Aires, Argentina

— 6 nights

Queen of La Plata

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.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll the grounds of Cemiterio de Recoleta, admire the striking features of El Ateneo Grand Splendid, visit Calle Defensa, and ponder the world of politics at Casa Rosada.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Buenos Aires day trip planning tool.

Getting from Foz do Iguacu to Buenos Aires by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, Buenos Aires is a bit cooler than Foz do Iguacu - with highs of 18°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Santiago, Chile

— 5 nights

City of the Island Hills

Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Santiago is known for shopping, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, walk around Cerro Santa Lucia, admire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and wander the streets of Barrio Bellavista.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Santiago travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Buenos Aires to Santiago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Buenos Aires to Santiago due to the time zone difference. On the 4th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Machu Picchu.

Things to do in Santiago

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Machu Picchu, Peru

— 1 night
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
On the 5th (Mon), delve into the distant past at Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Machu Picchu trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Santiago to Machu Picchu in 10.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Santiago to Machu Picchu is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Machu Picchu

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Cusco, Peru

— 6 nights

Imperial City

Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cusco: Cerveceria Willkamayu (in Urubamba) and Maras (Salinas de Maras & Moray). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Sacsayhuaman, get engrossed in the history at Museo Inka, explore the ancient world of Centro Historico De Cusco, and take a stroll through San Blas.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Cusco trip website.

Do a combination of train and bus from Machu Picchu to Cusco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July in Cusco, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 1°C at night. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Puerto Villamil.

Things to do in Cusco

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Puerto Villamil, Ecuador

— 5 nights
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: get impressive views of Sierra Negra, head off the coast to Las Tintoreras, kick back and relax at Playa Puerto Villamil, and get to know the resident critters at Centro de Crianza Tortugas Gigantes Arnaldo Tupiza Chamaidan.

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Traveling by flight from Cusco to Puerto Villamil takes 13 hours. Traveling from Cusco to Puerto Villamil, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Puerto Ayora, Ecuador

— 7 nights
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 Charles Darwin Research Station, experience rural life at El Trapiche Ecologico Galapagos, shop like a local with Galeria Aymara, and kick back and relax at Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Puerto Ayora online vacation planner.

You can ride a ferry from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora in 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora. In July, daily temperatures in Puerto Ayora can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador

— 6 nights
The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is known for wildlife, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Puerto Chino Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Oro, make a trip to Malecon San Cristobal, and get outside with Cerro Tijeretas.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Puerto Baquerizo Moreno visit planner.

Getting from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno by ferry takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip