With no less than 300 national parks and reserves dotting the continent, it’s no easy task to choose the best of these South American wonders. Their jaw-dropping landscapes and robust biomes are as rich and diverse as the region’s many cultures.
In any case, we took a shot at listing what we consider 10 of the most extraordinary national parks for experiencing South America’s natural marvels. Filled with everything from rainforests, steppes and waterfalls, to deserts, mountain ranges and rivers, visiting any of these reserves will prove to be an unforgettable experience for those who love nature and outdoor adventure.
1. Tierra del Fuego National Park, Argentina
With a name as striking as “Land of Fire,” travelers can only expect Tierra del Fuego to be an out-of-this-world destination …and