Tourist places in South America
No doubt South America is a destination chosen by millions of tourists from
all over the world. The carnivals of Rio de Janeiro, the Argentinean asado,
the Patagonia or the Iguazu Falls, make the influx of tourists year by year,
increasing. In this article we will see tourist places of South America.
Directory of tourist places in South America
Buenos Aires (Argentine)
Buenos Aires is the Capital of the Argentine Republic. It is located in the
central-eastern part of the country. It was chosen "City of Design"
by UNESCO in the year 2005. It stands out in its architecture the famous obelisk
and in the gastronomy the asado, a traditional dish made of beef, pork or
Iguazu Falls (Argentine)
The Iguazu Falls are the Iguazú National Park, in Misiones Province
(Argentina). It is another of the tourist places of South America par excellence.
There are usually disputes between competing tastes, Niagara Falls. However,
both contribute to the view, an impressive photographic landscape.
La Patagonia (Argentine)
We moved to the Argentinean Patagonia. Patagonia Argentina covers the provinces
of Neuquén, Río Negro, Chubut, Santa Cruz and Tierra del Fuego.
Splendid place to enjoy the nature and excellent landscapes, which seem to
have been extracted with Photoshop. Ideal enclave for lovers of skiing and
Torres del Paine National Park (Chile)
Torres del Paine National Park, is one of the largest natural sites in Chile.
The tourism that comes to this area, comes to a greater extent from Europe.
Place full of lakes, rivers, mountains and valleys that impress the view.
Interesting places to visit: The Paine River, the Grey lakes, the horns of
Paine and the glaciers Tyndall and grey.
Río de Janeiro (Brazil)
Located to the west of Guanabara Bay, we locate the Brazilian city of Rio
de Janeiro. Its legendary carnivals attract tourists from all over the world.
The famous beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana stand out. The Cristo Redeemer,
located at the summit of Cerro del Corcovado, is another of the must-see sites
in the Brazilian city.
Lake Titicaca (Peru and Bolivia)
Between Peru and Bolivia, Lake Titicaca appears. It is one of the tourist
places of South America. Located at 3,800 meters of altitude, it has a length
204 kilometers long and 65 of width. It is the second lake by extension of
South America and it is the highest navigable lake in the world. The attractions
of Lake Titicaca vary according to access, from Peru or Bolivia.