National Parks in South America

Canaima National Park

Canaima National Park is home to Angel Falls and Auyantepui. The stunning landscape of Angel Falls and surrounding tepuis mountains makes it the number one nature destination in Venezuela.

South America / Venezuela

Cotopaxi National Park

Cotopaxi National Park is home to Cotopaxi Volcano which is one of the highest volcanoes in the world. This symmetrical cone shaped volcano is one of Ecuador top nature attractions.

South America / Ecuador

Galapagos National Park

Galapagos National Park accounts for 97% of the land area in the Galapagos Islands. Renowned for giant tortoises, swimming iguanas, and endemic wildlife, the Galapagos Islands are the best tourist attraction of Ecuador.

South America / Ecuador

Iguacu National Park

Iguacu National Park is the Brazil side of Iguassu Falls. With 275 separate drops, Iguassu Falls is the largest waterfall system in the world and Brazil offers the most panoramic view of the falls.

South America / Brazil / Parana

Iguazu National Park

Iguazu National Park is home to the Argentina side of the Iguazu Falls. Devil’s Throat is the highest point Iguazu Falls which is the world’s largest waterfall complex and a leading tourist destination in Argentina.

South America / Argentina / Misiones

Los Glaciares National Park

Los Glaciares National Park is home to the renowned Perito Moreno Glacier and spectacular Mount Fits Roy. It is one of leading tourist destinations within the country of Argentina with an abundance of amazing landscapes.

South America / Argentina / Santa Cruz

Madidi National Park

Madidi National Park is one of the most ecological diverse places in the world with over 20,000 species of plants and over 120,000 species of insects. This Bolivian national park is a nature lover’s paradise.

South America / Bolivia

Manu National Park

Manu National Park protects some of the Amazon Rainforest area and supports some of the most ecological diversity with over 4,300 species of flora and more than 2,500 species of wildlife. It is a Brazilian attraction worth exploring.

South America / Peru

Pantanal Matogrossense National Park

Pantanal Matogrossense National Park is a designated protected area of the larger Pantanal area. It represents a “Wetland of International Importance,”

South America / Brazil / Mato Grosso

Patagonia National Park

Patagonia National Park is separate from the larger collective Patagonia region. It offeres varied ecological diversity and some amazing landscapes that represent the natural beauty of Chile.

South America / Chile / Santa Cruz

Perito Moreno National Park

Perito Moreno National Park is a Patagonia protected area that was created and named after the famed explorer Francisco Moreno.

South America / Argentina / Santa Cruz

Tayrona National Park

Tayrona National Park provides visitors with a chance to explore both marine and land facets of nature. It is the second most popular national park in Colombia and the only one protecting a coral reef.

South America / Colombia

Tierra del Fuego National Park

Tierra del Fuego National Park is the southernmost national park in Argentina delivering stunning glacial, mountain and forested landscapes. It was the first shoreline national park for the country.

South America / Argentina / Tierra del Fuego

Torres del Paine National Park

Torres del Paine National Park is a Patagonia gem featuring the famous Torres del Paine rugged peaks that make this national park one of the best tourist attractions in Chile.

South America / Chile

Tumucumaque Mountains National Park

Tumucumaque National Park combined with neighboring protected areas represents the largest protected tropical rainforest in the world. One of Brazil’s newest national parks.

South America / Brazil / Amapa