Royal Holiday takes you one step closer to the Andes in South America to discover breathtaking landscapes and experiences that you will surely never forget.
In South America, the Andes shelters an innumerable species of fauna and flora and spread out over seven countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Being one of the longest mountain ranges in the world it not surprisingly has a great variety of terrain ranging from volcanoes, grasses, deserts, lakes and forests. In Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador it’ll be no surprise to find snow-topped mountains ideal for trekking, biking and mountaineering, without excluding a bit more relaxing activities like hiking, horseback riding, walks and archeological visits. Lake Titicaca, on the border of Peru and Bolivia, is also located in the Andes and is the largest lake in South America and even considered sometimes the largest navigable lake in the world.
At the Argentine Andes you’ll be able to enjoy some of the most amazing backdrops in all of Argentina, without mentioning that its known for its varied alternatives in outdoor adventures. In the north, you will find the Chaco Desert, as well as alpine forests and canyons, not to mention the Pampas’ prairie lands inhabited by indigenous people. The Central region actually has some of the most recognized wine vineyards in the South America, without leaving out the skiing activities in the Mendoza region. Finally, in the South you will find the Lake District and other spectacular locations to ski, hike and practice water sports.
1. Super Resort Bariloche Centro
Holiday Royal invites to travel to this resort on a 7-night vacation that will let you venture out into the city center, shops, restaurants and bars, without sacrificing your outdoor experience. It’s only two blocks away from the Nahuel Huapi Lake, and 35 minutes away from the ski slopes. Get more information here.
2. Australis Kauyeken
Located in Ushuaia, Argentina, Australis Kauyeken, it is a step away from what is known as the gate to Antarctica being the southernmost city in the world. This city offers urban areas only minutes away from virgin locations and a deep sea port. This resort will have all of the amenities of a spa and specialize in regional food, creating you for you just the right environment to relax after a long day of outdoor activities. Take advantage now and book your trip starting at 3,200 credits. Get more information here.
Chile is definitely a great place to start, when interested in travelling through the Andes, especially since it limits almost all of its eastern border. Geographically speaking it’s one of the countries that has most variety in the Andes terrain, offering dramatically different experiences in the North and South of the country. In the North, you’ll be able to visit the Atacama desert, the world’s driest desert, which is located on a plain on the top of the Andes. In the South, instead you’ll find European style cities that also offer trekking, hiking, horseback riding among other outdoor activities. Despite having more cities, it still has spectacular sightseeing opportunities.
3. Gala Hotel
For as low as 4,768 credits you can go to the Gala Hotel. Located in the downtown area of Viña del Mar, only 75 miles from Chile’s capital. All you’ll need to do is walk to stumble onto the main tourism and cultural attractions of Viña del Mar. Delight your taste buds with their exquisite cuisine at the Gala restaurant, located on the 13th floor or from the comfort of your room with their 24-hour room service. The bar on the 14th floor, Cantalejo Bar, has a relaxed vibe with an amazing view. This resort will definitely be the pace for you to relax and enjoy your vacation. Get more information here.
4. Rentaparts Apoquindo
These fully equipped high-end apartments are located in the very best part of Santiago, Chile. From 13,016 credits on, you’ll find that this centrally located complex with easy access to the Metro station will let you discover the restaurants and shopping centers. The Civic center is usually a must for Royal Holiday visitors, as well as the tours to the hills. If you’re in the mood for skiing be sure to visit from May to September. Get more information here.
Sitting in the center of the Andes, Peru has some of the most stunning mountains in the world. They are high mountain ranges with steep granite peaks decorating its ridges beautifully. The Inca empire has far from disappeared from the Andes, instead it is actually still inhabited by their descendants. Peru will be sure to offer a gorgeous and unique opportunity to see the Andes besides being culturally rich journey.
5. Hotel Midori
Cuzco is located in the heart of the Andes and this is where you’ll be able to find the Hotel Midori. The strategic location lets you visit the Historic Center of Cusco and the Plaza de Armas, where you can visit the churches, gardens and restaurants with balconies that let you admire the beauty of the Imperial City. This restored colonial house has fully-equipped rooms as well as other amenities and most of all an incredibly warm and friendly staff. Get more information here.