Why Visit South America?

With Princess Cruises, you'll have the cruise line awarded "Best Itineraries" by Cruise Critic and Recommend Magazine as your guide. Choose from a myriad of enticing cruises to the most fascinating locales in South America. Sail around Cape Horn or along the legendary Amazon River, experience vibrant ports such as Rio de Janeiro or venture inland to awe-inspiring Machu Picchu on a land & sea vacation.

Penguins on South American Cruise

Cape Horn & Strait of Magellan

Those who take this cruise to Cape Horn swear it is every bit as spectacular as Alaska. Their reports are filled with mystical glaciers and fjords, forested coastline and wildlife in abundance—from whales and penguins to condors with enormous wingspans.

Amazon River on South America Cruise

Amazon River

An Amazon River cruise is a visual spectacle of images that flow like the waters of this storied river, with each one more amazing and colorful than the last. In the canopy you can hear the chatter of monkeys, as you float past native villages to a city carved into the heart of the jungle.

Andes & Brazilian Adventure

Cruise the dramatic coastlines of Chile, Ecuador and Peru. The stunning Andes are never far from sight, which lead you to Lima, Quito and Machu Picchu—high points in every sense of the word. On the opposite coast, cruise to Brazil into Rio de Janeiro where the city works its magic with one of the most dazzling arrivals in all of cruising.

Architecture on South America Cruise

South America Cruise Vacations

Cruise the coastlines of South America exploring its exotic ports of call, visiting such spectacular locales as romantic Buenos Aires, Uruguay’s charming capital, Montevideo, vibrant Rio de Janeiro, the remote Falkland Islands, and scenic cruising around Cape Horn.

South America Land & Sea Vacations

See more of South America’s treasures on an unforgettable land & sea vacation. South America’s Cruisetour vacations feature land tours to either breathtaking Iguazú Falls or majestic Machu Picchu, one of the most impressive UNESCO sites in the New World.

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