Surf, sun & sand: 10 best beach towns in South America
There are countless South American beach towns worth visiting. From lively beaches in Brazil to tranquil Colombian coves, here are our favorites.
South America boasts an incredible collection of some of the world’s most jaw-dropping natural sights. Here, you’ll find the incredible Atacama Desert in the country of Chile. It’s the driest desert in the world. That’s not the only impressive record South America holds. Angel Falls in Venezuela is the world’s tallest uninterrupted waterfall, while the Amazon River Basin, which encompasses 6.7 million square kilometers and is shared by eight countries, is the world’s largest river basin. You’ll also find the world’s longest mountain range — the majestic Andes — here as well. It’s no surprise that South America is a haven for travelers looking for epic adventures!