The global travel and tourism industry has obtained 6.3 trillion U.S. dollars in 2013 in whole contribution to GDP across the world.  The three most prominent choices for travel and tourism market are North East Asia, European Union and North America and these three regions have constituted about three quarters in the given figure. But it is also important to note here that, Latin America, which is ranked fourth in the list has alone made a contribution of over 387 billion U.S. dollars to the GDP of the region that includes 142.5 billion that’s directly contributed by the travel industry. It is expected that by 2024, the travel and tourism industry of Latin America would contribute 600 billion U.S dollars to the GDP of the region. As an adventurous wanderer, you would definitely look for viable reasons to plan for a South America tour; fortunately, this continent has a lot to offer starting from fascinating wildlife to mouth-watering cuisines, from countless excursions to convenient connectivity.

It’s the best time for you to arrange for a trip to South America as the continent can efficiently quench your wander thirst with its loving beauty, charming elegance and delightful landscapes. If you are not yet convinced, there are more reasons for you to visit the region.

Optimal climate: The climate of South America may vary to a great extent from place to place, but warm and cozy tropical temperatures can be experienced all across the continent. But there are a few exceptions like southern most tip of the continent shared between Chile and Argentina where you can even find some spectacular glaciers.

Family-friendly travelling: If you are planning for a South America tour with family, then you can be rest assured that each member of your family will find an adventure that’s suitable for them. Even the hotels and eateries of the continent are very welcoming and can accommodate your family and offer top-class services. You can find a wide range of activities outside the hotels from river rafting to hiking, from zip-lining to cruising.

Long evolved culture: South America is rich in deep-rooted traditions and cultures that date back to thousands of years. The native and colonial cultures have intertwined to produce some of the most spectacular and vibrant cultural sceneries in the world. Be it Andean Shaman or the Argentine Gaucho, you can be sure to experience a complete cultural immersion at any place across this awesome continent.

Drooling cuisine: There is hardly anything that’s as tasty as South American cuisine. It has been thoroughly influenced by the cookery of indigenous populations, nations of Germany, Africa, Spain and Italy. So when you finally reach for the South America tour, you would find yourself to feast on flavourful dishes and rich tropical fruits. You can accompany your meals with wines from one of the best vineyards across the planet.

In addition to all these, it is important to note that South America takes pride in more than 100 UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the Galapagos Islands, Machu Picchu in Peru, the Iguacu National Park in Brazil to name a few.