South America: From Elegance to Adventure

Buenos AiresThe Atlantic Coast of South America is among the most stunning and diverse in the world, split between breathtaking natural scenery and glamorous resort areas. On a single vacation in South America, Royal Holiday Cruises members can surf crystal blue seas, shop in exclusive stores, relax in a secluded rain forest, and dance the night away to energetic Latin music. Royal Holiday Cruises stops in several different countries, allowing Club members to experience the very best that South American has to offer.

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cosmopolitan Buenos Aires possesses an elegantly South American charm with a sophisticated European twist. Divided into 47 neighborhoods, the city offers Royal Holiday Cruises members a wide array of activities and sights, from the Parisian air of La Recoleta to the trendy vibe of Palermo to historic San Telmo. Of course, no visit to Argentina is complete without a taste of the famous local beef, and a whirl around the tango dance floor.

Buzios, Brazil

A glamorous, vibrant town built around a quaint fishing village, Buzios makes for the perfect day on the beach. Colorful shops, water taxis, delightful restaurants, and a bronze statue of Brigitte Bardot will complete a visitor’s stopover here.

Ilha Grande, Brazil

An island off the coast of Brazil, Ilha Grande is renowned for its lush vegetation, breathtaking landscapes, and gorgeous tropical beaches. As a protected area, the island has remained undeveloped, making it the perfect stop for nature lovers and those seeking ultimate relaxation in an unspoiled paradise.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

With glamorous beaches, constant festivals, and vibrant lifestyle, “The Marvelous City” has something for everyone. Royal Holiday Cruises members can go shopping in high-end stores, wander colorful neighborhoods, or stroll along Ipanema or Copacabana Beaches. The largest urban forest in the world, Tijuca, offers a getaway from the city’s fast pace, while Maracana stadium is sure to give fútbol enthusiasts a thrill.

Montevideo, Uruguay

Known for its rich architecture from 18th century colonial to Art Deco, Montevideo is the elegant capital city of Uruguay. Royal Holiday members can stroll around the historic Old City and through the port district, which bustles with shops, restaurants, and bars.

Punta del Este, Uruguay

A scenic resort town, Punta del Este is often hailed as the “St. Tropez of South America.” A glamorous port that often hosts V.I.P. visitors, this town offers gorgeous beaches, luxury eateries, and glitzy nightlife– and maybe even a glimpse of a celebrity.