History & Culture – Traditions and Heritage of Yesterday and Today

As specialists in designing personalized, private itineraries, we can put together an itinerary to keep even the most discerning history enthusiast and culture fan entertained. From ancient history and the birth of civilizations, imperial and then colonial times, to recent history and today, South America is a history buff’s dream, and a place of wonder for anyone interested in other cultures. Each country has its own rich history which has formed an enormous variety of cultures, each with their own unique heritage and traditions.

History and Culture in South America

With passionate dances in Argentina, to the cradle of civilization at Tiwanaku in Bolivia, as well as rich history and art museums galore, South America is the ideal destination for anyone interested in history and culture.

Peru South America Travel


  • Rich history museums such as the Larco Herrera in Lima and MAP Museum in Cusco
  • Walk through the city within a city of the Monasterio Santa Catalina in Arequipa
  • Experience the living museum of the Uros Floating Islands on Lake Titicaca
Ecuador South America Travel


  • Visit one of the many art and history museums that Quito and Guayaquil have to offer
  • Visit the culturally rich and colorful Otavalo Market
  • Explore the Historic Park in Guayaquil
Colombia South America Travel


  • From the Museum of the Inquisition to the cobblestone streets, Cartagena is a city full of history
  • Explore Bogotás rich art scene, from museums to murals painted in the streets
  • Enjoy the perfect cup of coffee while taking in the historical landscape of Colombia’s coffee region
Chile South America Travel


  • Chile is also home to many interesting art and history museums
  • Get lost in a little taste of Germany in the town of Frutillar
  • Enjoy some wine and poetry with the Pablo Neruda tour in Santiago
Bolivia South America Travel


  • Wander through the cradle of civilization in Tiwanaku
  • Marvel at million-year-old dinosaur footprints near Sucre
  • Visit the birthplace of the Inca Empire on the Isla del Sol, on Lake Titicaca
Argentina South America Travel


  • Take a tango class and enjoy a tango show with a delicious dinner
  • Enjoy an art tour through Mendoza, one of Argentina’s wine regions
  • Visit one, or many, of Argentina’s wealth of art and history museums
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