There can be few more pleasureable ways to enjoy the wonders of this captivating continent than on an escorted rail tour of South America with Great Rail Journeys.
South America possesses a spirit, vitality and passion that is as infectious as its varied landscapes are beautiful. There can be few more pleasureable ways to enjoy the wonders of this captivating continent than on an escorted rail tour of South America with Great Rail Journeys.
Travelling in safety and comfort, some of the marvels that await you include the majestic Andes Mountains, the settlements of ancient civilizations, historic towns with beautifully-preserved colonial architecture and the opportunity to observe magnificent indigenous wildlife.
Combining visits to vibrant modern cities such as Lima and Cusco with excursions to meet remote rainforest-dwelling tribes, a rail holiday in South America provides fascinating insights into the colourful histories and cultures of its people.
There are also opportunities for once-in-a-lifetime experiences; climbing the Cotopaxi Volcano in Ecuador, setting foot onto Lake Titicaca's floating islands made from reeds in Peru or swimming with mischievous and playful sea lions in the Galapagos Islands are adventures that will never be forgotten.