Best Cheap Vacations in Central and South America

Explore historic sites like the Templo Mayor and Chapultepec Castle, indulge in delicious street food, and visit world-class museums like the National Museum of Anthropology.

Mexico City, Mexico

Discover the colonial architecture of the historic city center, sample Peruvian cuisine at local markets, and take a day trip to explore the ancient ruins of Machu Picchu.

Lima, Peru

Immerse yourself in nature at nearby national parks like Manuel Antonio and Arenal Volcano, explore the vibrant Mercado Central, and relax on beautiful Pacific coast beaches.

San José, Costa Rica

Wander through the colorful streets of the historic Old Town, visit historic sites like Castillo San Felipe de Barajas, and enjoy fresh seafood at local eateries.

Cartagena, Colombia

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed historic center, take a day trip to the nearby Andean countryside, and visit the Middle of the World Monument at the equator.

Quito, Ecuador

Take in panoramic views of the city and the Andes from Cerro San Cristóbal, explore the bohemian neighborhood of Bellavista, and sample Chilean wines in nearby vineyards.

Santiago, Chile

Experience the vibrant culture of tango in neighborhoods like San Telmo, visit historic sites like the Recoleta Cemetery, and indulge in Argentine steak at local parrillas.

Buenos Aires, Argentina