Hill stations to plan your vacation in South America

Here's a list of Hill stations to plan your vacation in South America recommended by our experts:

Santiago, Chile

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Santiago,Santiago de Chile, is the capital ofChile and the center of its largest conurbation. It is located in the country's central valley, at an elevation ...

Machu Picchu, Peru

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On a mountain ridge in the Cusco Region of Peru is the spectacular setting of Machu Picchu, a pre-Columbian,15th-century Inca site filled with landscape art, ...

Mendoza, Argentina

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Mendoza is well known for its Aconcagua Mountain, malbec wines, and for being the bassinet of the heroic deeds of the Liberator, General San Martin, father of ...

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

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Rio de Janeiro, commonly referred to as simply Rio, is the second largest city in Brazil, the sixth largest city in the Americas and the world's thirty-fifth ...

Cuzco, Peru


Cusco is a lovely, commercialized city in south-eastern Peru, which is near the Urubamba Valley, or the Sacred Valley of the Incas. It is the capital of the ...

Ushuaia, Argentina

AdventureBeachSurfing / SailingBoating

Ushuaia is the capital of Tierra del Fuego, Antártida e Islas del Atlántico Sur Province, Argentina. It is commonly regarded as the southernmost city in the ...

Puerto Varas, Chile

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Puerto Varas is a city and commune located in the southern Chilean province of Llanquihue, in the Los Lagos Region.

San Pedro De Atacama, Chile

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San Pedro de Atacama is a town in Northern Chile. It's a very popular destination among Chilean tourists and international visitors alike. Visitors come in ...

Quito, Ecuador

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Quito, formally San Francisco de Quito, is the capital city of Ecuador, and at an elevation of 9,350 feet (2,800 meters above sea level), it is the highest ...

Arequipa, Peru

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Arequipa is a beautiful city that has the word “Adventure” written all over it. Unlike most other tourist destinations in Peru, you need not be physically fit...

Gramado, Brazil

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Gramado is a municipality and small touristic town, southeast of Caxias do Sul and east of Nova Petrópolis in the southern Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul...

Bogota, Colombia


Bogota is a huge city with several district articles containing sightseeing, restaurant, nightlife and accommodation listings — consider printing them all. ...

El Calafate, Argentina

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El Calafate is a small town that has grown due to the tourist influx into the Patagonia region of Argentina. It is set on the glacial blue Lago Argentina and is...

Salta, Argentina

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Salta is the capital of the Salta province in Argentina.

Ilhabela, Brazil

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Ilhabela is an archipelago and a municipality in the North Coast of São Paulo. It is considered one of the natural paradises of the São Paulo coast, along with ...

Medellin, Colombia


Medellín is the second largest city in Colombia. It has over 2 million people and is the capital of the department of Antioquia. It's set in a valley running ...

Tiradentes, Brazil

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Tiradentes is one of the smallest yet best preserved colonial towns in the Brazilian State of Minas Gerais. It has a population of about 6000 and boasts some ...

Belo Horizonte, Brazil


Belo Horizonte is Brazil's sixth-largest city, the center of its third-largest urban area and the capital of the state of Minas Gerais. With its orderly grid ...

Puno, Peru

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Puno is a city in southeastern Peru, located on the shore of Lake Titicaca. It is the capital city of the Puno Region and the Puno Province with a population ...