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Contiki Vacations South America Tours

Specializing in tours for budget-conscious travelers ages 18 to 35, Contiki emphasizes fun and value. Your accommodations, transportation between cities, some meals and sightseeing are bundled into one low price that's paid before your trip begins.

Find a South America Tour

Contiki tours are sold in more than 35 countries, and it is not unusual for Contiki to have participants of six to 15 different nationalities on one departure. Plus, Contiki trips are ideal for single travelers, as nearly half of the company's customers travel solo. Contiki will set single travelers up with a roommate of the same gender at no extra cost.

South America tours are classified according to the quality and location of hotels and restaurants and the number of included meals and activities. For tours that include an Amazon River or Galapagos cruise, the attributes of the vessel and its accommodations are also considered. Contiki vacations are categorized as budget and first class on the industry rating scale (budget, first class and deluxe).


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  • Travelers ages 18-35 who book a group of 10 or more people on a Contiki tour save 10% off the land price. Click here for eligible tours.
  • Travelers ages 18-35 who book a group of 7 or more people on a Contiki tour save 7.5% off the land price. Click here for eligible tours.
  • Travelers ages 18-35 who book a group of 4 or more people on a Contiki tour save 5% off the land price. Click here for eligible tours.
  • Travelers ages 18-35 who book two Contiki trips of seven days or longer at the same time save $50 per person off the land price of the second tour. Click here for eligible tours.
  • Repeat Contiki travelers ages 18-35 save up to 5% off the land price. Click here for eligible tours.
  • Teachers and medical professionals ages 18-35 save $75 per person off the land price of Contiki tours seven days or longer. Click here for eligible tours.
  • Military members and their spouses ages 18-35 save $150 per person off the land price of Contiki tours seven days or longer. Click here for eligible tours.

Offers are subject to change or withdrawal at any time, and availability is limited. Some discounts are not combinable with other promotions.


South America Tour Name Starts in Ends In Days Company Type Quality* From**
Rio Carnival Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 5 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Galapagos Island Hopper (Itinerary A) Guayaquil, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 6 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Galapagos Island Hopper 2018 Guayaquil, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 6 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Lava Line 2018 Quito, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 7 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Lava Line Quito, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 7 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Lava Line with ME to WE 2018 Quito, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 7 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Ultimate Inca Trail 2018 Cuzco, Peru Cuzco, Peru 8 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Andes & Amazon Highlights (Without Inca Trail Trek, From November 2016) Lima, Peru Cuzco, Peru 8 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Andes & Amazon Highlights 2018 (Without Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Cuzco, Peru 8 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Andes & Amazon Highlights (With Inca Trail Trek, From November 2016) Lima, Peru Cuzco, Peru 8 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Andes & Amazon Highlights 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Cuzco, Peru 8 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Argentina & Brazil Experience 2018 Buenos Aires, Argentina Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 9 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Inca Panorama 2018 (Without Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Cuzco, Peru 12 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Inca Panorama 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Cuzco, Peru 12 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Ecuador & Galapagos Island Hopper 2018 Quito, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 12 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Ecuador & Galapagos Island Hopper Quito, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 12 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Ecuador & Galapagos Island Hopper with ME to WE 2018 Quito, Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador 12 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Bella Bolivia 2018 La Paz, Bolivia Salta, Bolivia 13 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Peru Uncovered (Without Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Lima, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Peru Uncovered 2018-2019 (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Lima, end Lima) Lima, Peru Lima, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Peru Uncovered (With Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Lima, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Peru Uncovered 2018-2019 (With Inca Trail Trek, start Lima, end Lima) Lima, Peru Lima, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Latin Icons (Without Inca Trail Trek) Guayaquil, Ecuador Cuzco, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Latin Icons (With Inca Trail Trek) Guayaquil, Ecuador Cuzco, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Latin Icons 2018 (Without Inca Trail Trek) Guayaquil, Ecuador Cuzco, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Latin Icons 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek) Guayaquil, Ecuador Cuzco, Peru 14 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Bolivian Magic 2018 Cuzco, Peru Salta, Bolivia 15 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Trails, Turtles & Treks (Start Guayaquil, end Cusco) Guayaquil, Ecuador Cuzco, Peru 15 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Trails, Turtles & Treks 2018-2019 (Start Guayaquil, end Cusco) Guayaquil, Ecuador Cuzco, Peru 15 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer (Without Inca Trail Trek) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary A 2018-2019 (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary B 2018-2019 (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary A (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary B (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer (Without Inca Trail Trek, Cusco to Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer (With Inca Trail Trek) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer (With Inca Trail Trek, Cusco to Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary A (With Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary B (With Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary A 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Explorer, Itinerary B 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek, start Cusco, end Rio de Janeiro) Cuzco, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Andean Crossing 2018 (Without Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Salta, Argentina 22 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Andean Crossing 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Salta, Argentina 22 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer (Without Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer, Itinerary A 2018 (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Lima, end Rio de Janeiro) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer, Itinerary B 2018 (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Lima, end Rio de Janeiro) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer (Without Inca Trail Trek, Lima to Rio de Janeiro) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer (With Inca Trail Trek) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer (With Inca Trail Trek, Lima to Rio de Janeiro) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer, Itinerary B 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek, start Lima, end Rio de Janeiro) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Adventurer, Itinerary A 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek, start Lima, end Rio de Janeiro) Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 24 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Galapagos & Andes 2018 (Without Inca Trail Trek) Quito, Ecuador Lima, Peru 26 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Galapagos & Andes (Without Inca Trail Trek) Quito, Ecuador Lima, Peru 26 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Galapagos & Andes 2018 (With Inca Trail Trek) Quito, Ecuador Lima, Peru 26 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
Galapagos & Andes (With Inca Trail Trek) Quito, Ecuador Lima, Peru 26 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Latin Quest (Without Inca Trail Trek) Quito, Ecuador Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 36 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Latin Quest 2018-2019 (Without Inca Trail Trek, start Quito, end Rio de Janeiro) Quito, Ecuador Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 36 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Latin Quest (With Inca Trail Trek) Quito, Ecuador Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 36 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
The Latin Quest 2018-2019 (With Inca Trail Trek, start Quito, end Rio de Janeiro) Quito, Ecuador Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 36 Contiki Escorted Budget Dates & Prices
* Key to Quality Ratings

Tours are classified according to the quality of amenities and accommodations.

Budget = Tours typically range from $50 to $200 per person, per day, plus airfare.
First Class = Tours typically range from $80 to $350 per person, per day, plus airfare.
Deluxe = Tours typically range from $200 to $650 per person, per day, plus airfare.



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