South America is a combination of the vast earth with its snow capped mountains. Who love nature, history, and beaches South America will never disappoint you. Here I have compiled a list of top ten best countries to visit in South America where you can go and enjoy every moment alone and also with family.
List of Top Ten Best Countries to Visit in South America 2016 Ranking
10. Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
This city has rushed the parties. Therefore, it is called “Capital of Joy.” Brazil’s former capital famed for its African cuisine, music and architecture. The biggest party on the planet held here called city’s carnival. And this party held when four million people get merry for a week, then promise never to drink in future.
9. Cartagena, Colombia
Cartagena found on the northern coast of Colombia. Cartagena is a gorgeous village. It has excellent beaches, a historic old town and charming colonial architecture. Their delicious food and interesting people make this city an attractive vacation spot. It is one of the safest place in the country and famous port for cruise ships. You can enjoy yummy pastries in cafes.
8. Buenos Aires
Buenos located on the border of Argentina and Uruguay. This place calls visitors with European charm and South American flair. This city got a reward as “the Paris of South America.” the atmosphere of this town are plentiful with romantic restaurants and hammer nightlife. Buenos Aires has the evident of European heritage. The interesting things about this place are artists, dancers, etc. You can explore the fine arts at the National Museum. The memorable meals in cafes are Cafe Cito and fried dough strips, don’t forget to eat. The Important thing that must keep in mind never rid in an unmarked taxi.
7. Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
This place is the world’s largest salt flat. Other valuable minerals found here. But travelers only think that this place is best for a photo op. Visitors took pictures of this beautiful landscape. The plain salt covered plains during the dry season. You will look a vast tract of these plain salt. In the wet season the fields flood and create a mirror effect. On this flat water, the reflection of the sky is an incredible view. You can see here salt hotel. At this place, you feel this place is out of the world.
6. Torres del Paine – Chile
Torres del Paine Citizen Park located in the Southern region of Chile. Torres has snowy blue mountains. World-class glaciers and lakes. It offers hiking in these glaciers and mountains.the most adventurous and accessible route for tourists is “W” route here. It can be completed in 9 days.
5. Montevideo, Uruguay
The capital city of Uruguay. It is the best for travelers. It seems to relax and era buildings and incredible beaches. It is the home of oldest churches, museums, and theaters. In night environment looks alive. People are playing Tango and Candombe music for crowds of dancers in nightclubs. You can see the fantastic view of the sunset at the seafront.
4. Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo is the largest city in South America. The ten million people live here. Sao Paulo’s cuisine and art are very famous. The Octavio Frias de Oliveira Bridge is the current bridge, the only bridge in the world that has two curved tracks. It is supported be a single tower. Famous restaurants of the Jardins district have imaginable dinner. People all over the world enjoy their meal here whenever they visit. This city keeps electric stuff like wire and lights. There are many world-class museums and best shopping malls.
3. Patagonia, Argentina
Patagonia, Argentina is the home of all the main attractions. It located in both Chile and Argentina. Argentina Patagonia divided into three Districts: the Atlantic Patagonia and Southern Patagonia, Lake District. Cobalt lakes, azure-tinted glaciers, emerald trees are main attractions of this place. Argentina Lake District have villages brushing against snowy mountain peaks. There is beautiful natural scenery such as Perito Moreno Glacier and Mount Fitz Roy. Tourists can enjoy Skiing and trekking here.
2. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
You can fall in love this place when you see their charming beaches, beautiful mountains. Rio de Janeiro surrounded white-sand beaches, lush rainforests and shook with green mountains. Rio has a fantasy view from every angle. The beautiful green mountains bulge from the earth and meets with the Blue Atlantic Ocean. Other attractions for visitors are Christ the Redeemer Statue, Carnival, Sugarloaf Mountain, Guanabara Bay and attractable Cariocas. You can see 125 foot high Christ the Redeemer from Corcovado mountain that overpasses the Rio’s pristine beaches. From the border of Copacabana and Ipanema, you can enjoy the picturesque view. This place has an active nightlife.
1. Machu Picchu, Peru
Peru located in the Andes in central Peru. It is the home of lush green peaks. It has become the favourite place for the tourists. This beautiful city hid the secret for ages. Machu has the best memory of the past. Therefore, it has become the best archaeological site. Machu Picchu is also known “ Lost City of the Incas” it means it is the ancient civilization. You can quickly climb the top of the hill. Two main points are on the route to Machu, Cuzco and Sacred Valley. Travelers use plush train ride, but some choose to trek the original Inca Trail.