Family South America

South America screams adventure, which makes it perfect for older children and teens; whether you are looking for wildlife, beaches or culture our experts know the best (and most family-friendly) destinations across South America.

Peru is a classic family destination, with an amazing array of activities to keep the young 'uns busy. Enjoy trekking, rafting, cycling and paddle boarding en route to Machu Picchu, perfect for family bonding!

For those who want to combine city slicking with adventure, Argentina is the destination of choice. Buenos Aires is a fabulous city to soak up the local culture, see a tango lesson and enjoy a delicious steak or two. Add in a polo lesson from a famous player before heading south towards the Perito Moreno Glacier for a memorable end to your luxury family holiday.

If you want serious adventure, head into Brazil's Amazon or to Chile's Atacama Desert, while wildlife enthusiasts will love the Galapagos archipelago, a region which will combine education with experiences for youngsters.

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Planning a successful family holiday takes a similar amount of organisation and fortitude as a small scale military operation. But fear not, our team of specialists (many of whom are parents themselves) are here to take the stress out of the planning process so those toddler tantrums and teenage meltdowns are kept to a minimum.

From our carefully curated Sharky & George fun packs, which keep children entertained on those long journeys, to knowing the most family-friendly hotels and holding client focus groups, we pride ourselves on making sure that you have the best family holiday imaginable because there's no more important time together.

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Ollie is our 'Family South America' expert and as a seasoned traveller has the inside track on the most memorable adventures.