A getaway to South America is the recipe for a perfect honeymoon. It has it all, from adventurous itineraries in the rainforests to ski slopes, tropical beaches, breathtaking nature and indigenous villages- and not least- many luxury resorts.
One of the top 5 honeymoon destinations in South America listed below might be just waiting to welcome you.
It might be the world’s eighth largest country, but don’t let that put you off. Argentina is home to Patagonia, Iguacu falls, the Perito Moreno glacier, and some of the world’s best wineries.
Unleash your inner sense of adventure as you traverse Argentina’s breath-taking glacial landscapes; go skiing in Bariloche; take a cruise to Antartica, and dance the night away in Buenos Aires with the saucy tango dancers.
Chile is one of the richest countries in South America and the land of majestic mountains, cosmopolitan cities and natural wonders galore. Start from Santiago – the European-styled city, and then venture out north to the Atacama Desert, or head west to Easter Island in the South Pacific Ocean where you can enjoy quality time with your significant other.
Brazil’s tropical climate, beautiful landscape, beaches, historical towns and nature make it a distinct hot spot destination for a honeymoon break. There is a paradise to be found in every corner of the country that will fulfil any of your honeymoon desert island fantasies. And if you feel like exploring beyond the beach, there’s much to occupy you from a ride through the Tijuca rainforest, to the Christ the Redeemer Statue where you can enjoy the magnificent views. Or, see the rich historic ruins, culturally diverse people who are legendary for their zest for life, or a ride through the rainforest. Or you can always head to Foz Do Iguacu and behold the spectacular falls from the Brazilian side.
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Venezuela is an ideal destination for great nightlife, good mix of culture and heritage, and some great scenery.
Start from Caracas for various metropolis catering including sipping on Chicha Andina- one of the most famous drinks of Venezuela, with a backdrop of the Avila mountain range while enjoying the music. For all the nature lovers, head to The Gran Sabana where you can observe some of the breathtaking views of waterfalls, and witness the oldest formations of Earth such as the flat top mountains. If you prefer a more relaxed environment, Canaima offers one of the highest waterfalls on earth.
If you and your spouse are looking for a unique and unusual honeymoon destination, Peru is the perfect place for you. Peru will introduce you to one of the world’s wonders: ‘The ancient citadel of Machu Picchu’. Additionally, why not try the ‘Lost City of the Incas’, a retreat into the ancient times where you can stand beneath the walls and temples of an era long past. Or ‘Agua Calientes’ the natural steamy thermal pools where you can relax and, according to the locals, be cured of what ails you. There are many luxury resorts that offer gorgeous ocean views for a more intimate and relaxed holiday.