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A South American cruise offers so many wonderful alternative options, that it may be the best moment to combine cruise legs. You will have the opportunity to select a South American cruise along the eastern coast to Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aries and around Cape Horn north to Lima. As an alternative, you may want to take the South American cruise western route in the opposite direction heading south through the Panama Canal and hugging the Pacific coast line of Equator and Peru, as your South American cruise adventure continues on to Lima, then around Cape Horn north to Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro.
If you have selected a South American cruise to the east, you may begin in Miami, or Ft. Lauderdale, heading south to Rio de Janeiro with intermediary stops at any of several southern Caribbean islands. From there you can journey to the South American coastline beginning with a stop at the infamous Devils Island.
Another South American cruise alternative adventure can take you up the Amazon River which affords views of the largest collection of living plants and animal species in the world. As you approach the port of Manaus you will encounter the phenomenon known as the “Meeting of the Waters,” where the black waters of the Rio Negro River meet the sandy colored waters of the Amazon and for almost four miles the rivers run side by side without ever mixing. Arriving in Manaus, make sure you save time to visit the beautiful Amazon Theatre Opera House, and stroll along the sorcerer’s market in Santarem.
As your South American cruise continues on to Rio, you may make stops in the cities of Natal and Recife, where you will find some of the most beautiful beaches in all of Brazil. Watching from the deck or the veranda of your South American cruise ship as it sails into the harbor of Rio de Janeiro under the watchful eye of Sugar Loaf Mountain, you will instantly be aware why this harbor is considered the most beautiful in the world. While strolling in Rio, your feet will continually tap to the sounds of the Samba, which seems to resonate from every street corner. Visit the famous Ipanema and Cococapana beaches. Try and schedule your South American Cruise for an arrival in Rio between February 9th and February 12th of 2013 for the unforgettable experience of Rio’s Carnival as the city literally erupts to the sounds of music and dance.
If your South American cruise does not terminate in Rio, you will have the opportunity to travel south to Buenos Aries where you move from the rhythmic beat of the Samba to the sultry and expressive moves of the tango. A one day tour to the incomparable Iguazu Falls should be a mandatory part of your itinerary. The falls are considered one of the world’s great natural wonders as some 275 waterfalls plummet across a bluff over two miles long, causing a massive cascade of thunderous sounds.
Embarking on a South American cruise from Buenos Aires to the south will begin a whole new series of adventures as your ship threads its way through the Strait of Magellan, into Chilean waters on the way to the Pacific Ocean. If you have selected the western route for your South American journey, it could include stops in Grand Cayman, Curacao, Aruba, or Cartagena prior to transiting the Panama Canal into the Pacific Ocean, turning south to follow the Ecuadorian and Peruvian coast lines to Lima, and Santiago.
Schedule a layover to take advantage of a Galapagos adventure by visiting the world’s most renowned living laboratory of evolution. Take the luxurious Hiram Bingham Orient Express to explore the treasures of Machau Picchu. Always in sight of the majestic Peruvian Andes, your South American cruise will open vistas into the Colca Valley in Peru, with its regal snow-capped volcanoes, and deep gorges as the fabled giant Andean condors spread their massive ten foot wing spans and fly majestically above the valley floor. As your South American cruise ship slowly slips into the fjord of the San Rafael Glacier, you will hear the thundering noise of giant icebergs calving off into the waters below.
If your South American cruise combination itinerary allows, you can re-trace the eastern southern route back north via Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro, debarking at either of those ports or staying on-board back to southern Florida.
South America Cruises Deals
Crystal Cruises - Enjoy The Best
Best Available Fares From $1,995 plus DOUBLE Loyalty Points
If you've always dreamt about sailing aboard The World's Most Awarded Luxury Cruise Line, Crystal Cruises is pleased to present travelers with a tempting offer. For a limited time, all New-to-Crystal guests may now enjoy best available fares starting as low as $1,995 per person on a choice of eight worldwide voyages from New England to Africa. An irresistible invitation to discover the world with Crystal's all-inclusive luxuries like butler-serviced suites and Michelin star-inspired level cuisine. And to make you feel really at home, we're even including loyalty points normally reserved for our Crystal Society members — in fact, we're doubling them for you. Why not follow us on your favorite social media app - Facebook, Instagram or Twitter - to see what our current Crystal Society members have to say about their favorite cruise line. Naturally, we are rewarding our Crystal Society members, too, with the same special fares plus four times your regularly earned points.
Silversea Cruises - 10% Savings Early Booking Bonus
Book and pay in full by May 2nd, 2017 and save 10% for selected 2017 voyages and all 2018 voyages*. Whether you dream of a luxurious voyage with lavish surroundings or a thrilling expedition to the most remote places on the planet, take time now to plan ahead and save 10% on voyages departing from May 2017 to December 2018*. With voyages sailing to over 800 immersive destinations on all seven continents, the choices are remarkable and the savings are, too. Especially with everything else our fares include, from ocean-view suites, wines and spirits throughout the ship to free WiFi, included gratuities, a butler for every suite and more. *Excluding Full World Cruises.
Crystal Cruises - Crystal Clear Choices
Discover your ideal luxury journey, with value that is perfectly tailored to you. As Crystal Clear Choices™ expands to encompass a diverse selection of Crystal's acclaimed travel experiences, you have more choices than ever before.
From an intrepid transit of the fabled Northwest Passage and the flair of South America on our epic World Cruise, to the glamour of boutique yachting and splendor of Europe’s riverbanks, more discoveries — and more valuable choices — are at your fingertips. And now, Crystal Clear Choices savings are also available on select 2018 itineraries, allowing you to enjoy an enhanced all-inclusive Crystal Experience™ on more luxury vacations than ever. Venture to the stunning landscapes of Northern Europe or wild Alaska, then travel “Down Under” to new destinations in Australia, the South Pacific or Southeast Asia in 2018.
Choices have always been a pillar of the award-winning Crystal Experience™, ensuring that each guest's vacation is precisely as they wish, and better than they dreamed. Travel on a selection of Crystal Clear Choices itineraries and enhance the value of our already generous all-inclusive fares by choosing one of these three exclusive options:
• Cruise Fare Savings of up to $1,000 per person • Air Credit of up to $1,100 per person; or avail of Crystal Sky Savings featuring $249 per person Economy Class Air add-on; or, low-cost Business Class Air add-on for just $999 per person • Shipboard Credit of up to $1,250 per person
Silversea - Private Members Sale Event
For a limited time our members have a chance for additional savings on listed prices on select sailings. This is for new bookings only and the discount will ONLY be provided when you call. Limited Suites available must call to discover your savings. Please call Kenny Wong at 1 (888) 313-8883 or 1 (727) 906-0444 (International).
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Choose One, Two, or All Four
Book any 5+ Night Cruise in a Studio or Inside and Pick One, Book a Oceanview, Balcony, or Mini-suite and Pick Two, Book a Suite or Haven stateroom and Get All Five!
- Free Unlimited Beverages
- Free Specialty Dining
- Free $50 Per Port Shore Excursion Credit
- Free WiFi
- Friends and Family Sail Free
Silversea Cruises - Silver Select $1,500 Onboard Credit or 2-category Upgrade
With our Silver Select promotion, there are three ways to save on worldwide voyages in destinations from the Mediterranean to the Caribbean to remote islands of Southeast Asia or the Galápagos. You can select a two-category suite upgrade, 50% savings on a second suite, or an onboard credit of up to $1,500* per suite which you can use for shore excursions, spa treatments, speciality restaurants and more. And when you book, not only will you have a choice of savings, but you’ll also be able to take advantage of our exclusive all-inclusive programme on select voyages.
*Due to the all-inclusive nature of Silversea Expeditions, the up to $1,500 onboard credit is not available on expedition voyages.
South America Cruises Cruise Lines
- Crystal Cruises to South America
- Silversea Cruises to South America
- Celebrity Cruises to South America
- Seabourn Cruises to South America
- Royal Caribbean Cruises to South America
- Azamara Club Cruises to South America
- Scenic Cruises to South America
- Regent Seven Seas Cruises to South America
- Oceania Cruises to South America
- MSC Cruises to South America