Trip Report

South America 26-day Family Trip

My family and I went on a 26 day trip through South America, for summer in this place, visiting Chile, Argentina and Brasil.

by mapis.contreras08AtlasGuru Contributor

South AmericaChile, Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay23 days / December 2018

Highs & Lows

Delicious gastronomy and landscapes.

Weather was very weird.

Q & A

  • What would you have changed?

    I would not change anything.

  • Anything go wrong during the trip?

    Weather sometimes took us by surprise, sometimes rain arrived, and we were not prepared.

  • How was the food?

    Every restaurant that is of local food. They are delicious.

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    Because it is a long trip, with family, it would be better to plan everything before.

  • Packing tips?

    Bring clothes for warm and cold weather, even though in December it is summer, you could find some cold weather.

  • Transportation Tips?

    Rent a van if you are more than 4 people and if possible, take the South America cruise.

  • Any surprises?

    As I said before, weather tends to change a lot.

  • Booking details?

    Search for hotels nearby the beach in Rio de Janeiro and near the downtown in the other cities.


  • Hotel in Santiago de Chile, at Santiago Marriott Hotel, for two nights and in the cruise while visiting some ports and small cities we spend six nights at Chilean lands.

  • Cruise with Norwegian Cruise Line for 7 nights and in a hotel at Buenos Aires, Le B Club Boutique & Terrase, for 2 nights.

  • Hotel at Rio de Janeiro, Windsor Oceanico hotel, for the last 6 nights.