With its diverse landscapes and cultural richness, Latin America has emerged as a premier destination for adventure tourism. From the soaring peaks of the Andes to the turquoise beaches of Brazil, Latin America offers an array of thrilling experiences for adrenaline junkies and nature lovers alike. And ATLAS members are always on the lookout for new adventures.
This month we bring you some of the ultimate adventures in our countries, including rafting, trekking, kayaking and mountain biking. Buckle up and come with us!
Biking in Peru
Whether you prefer soft or hard adventure, ebiking has it. For those who want something a little easier, it offers a friendly push. For those who are looking for real adventure, the ebikes offer some real speed and add an extra level of excitement to a mountain biking trip. From easy half-days meandering through the ruins of Cusco, to full-on adventures through the Sacred Valley, ebiking is the adventure of 2023 in Peru.
Brazil's Green Coast adventures
After traveling on one of the most beautiful roads in the world, adventurers arrive at the scenic Saco do Mamanguá, a charming ocean arm in Paraty, Rio de Janeiro. In this unique setting, travelers have the opportunity to explore an almost untouched Atlantic Rainforest and the turquoise blue sea in multiple adventures - paddling in Canadian canoes and ocean kayaks or trekking way up to the Sugarloaf peak for an exceptional view. After the quests, relax at the beach and have a typical caiçara lunch. The Green Coast Road to Rio is our special itinerary for adventure lovers seeking hypeness and tranquility in the same journey.
Enduro MTB ride in Ecuador
Riding an enduro bike in the middle of the world is something unique. A mix of different ecosystems and the friendliest people in the world is what you can find during our bike rides. Start in the closest place to the sun from the core of our planet close, Chimborazo Volcano and finish on the coast riding through banana plantations and traditional Haciendas. Enduro in Ecuador the bike riders Mecca.
Guyana highlands trekking adventure
Deep in the highlands is the remote indigenous community, Paruima, the only Arecuna settlement in Guyana which offers a challenging but thrilling adventure trek up to about 4000 feet through the rainforest into a highland savannah. Along the way, visit three spectacular waterfalls visited by only a few; Uchi Falls, Kamarang Falls, and Panacema Falls. You will sleep in hammock camps, listen to stories from the local guides, swim in rivers rarely visited, and float downriver through some of the most pristine rainforests in Guyana. Click to learn more.
Rafting in Patagonia Argentina
Live an adventure full of adrenaline and enjoy El Chaltén and its scenery rafting through the Rio de las Vueltas and its transparent blue waters. The first 4 km are on tranquil waters, to familiarize yourself with the raft and to practice paddling techniques. Then the next 8kms are more challenging and thrilling. Get up close to nature in the shadows of Mt. Fitz Roy while navigating hair-raising Class III rapids. Feel alive and full of energy, venturing into nature. Click here for more information.