South America Travel Experiences Quiz

RadiantChalcedony avatar
By RadiantChalcedony

Quiz

Flashcards

22 Questions

Which place offers wine and cheeseburger tasting sessions?

Where can you find the highest active volcano in the world?

Which location offers an otherworldly experience with stunning illusion pictures?

Which place offers a challenging hike to a stunning lake at the foot of the mountain?

Where are the Quindio Wax Palm Trees located?

Which South American city is known for its historical center and street food vendors?

Which location is described as a popular destination for waterfalls and sunsets?

Why did the travelers have to skip Peru during their trip through South America?

Which stadium is described as the home of the Brazilian national football team?

Where can travelers find the tallest palm trees in the world reaching up to 60 meters?

What is the best recommendation for visiting Christ the Redeemer Statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

What can you expect from a visit to La Paz's cable car system, Bolivia?

Where can you witness Argentina's passion for football according to the text?

What does the text mention about the Geysers of Southern Boulevard, Bolivia?

What makes Ipanema and Copacabana beaches in Rio de Janeiro a must-visit according to the text?

What is the significance of visiting Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro according to the text?

What does a tour of a Colombian coffee farm during Arcerra offer according to the information provided?

What is a notable feature of Laguna Colorado in Bolivia according to the text?

"Torotoro National Park, Bolivia" is known for what according to the information provided?

What does "Salar de Uyuni" in Bolivia offer according to the text?

What can you experience by taking a boat tour through the Amazon Rainforest, Colombia based on the information provided?

What makes exploring Inca Ruins in Machu Picchu, Peru a must-visit according to the text?

Summary

  • Travelers share experiences from a five-month trip through South America, but had to skip Peru due to political situation.
  • Top 30 experiences listed, starting with visit to Quindio Wax Palm Trees in Colombia, tallest palm trees in the world reaching up to 60 meters.
  • ending at favorite experience in South America.
  • Number 13: Visit Quindio Wax Palm Trees in Colombia.
  • Unique trees found only in Andes forest, tallest palm trees in the world (60 meters), situated in Via de cocora in Western Colombia.
  • Worth a visit, near Quaint village of Salento.
  • Number 29: Tour Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Historical football stadium, home of Brazilian national football team, venue of two FIFA World Cup finals.
  • Must-visit for football fans, witness legendary players, memorabilia, replica of FIFA World Cup trophy, walk through changing rooms, sit in coach's seats.
  • Number 28: Visit Historical Centers in various South American cities.
  • Typically where country's culture is found, favorites include Cartagena (Colombia), Buenos Aires (Argentina), Montevideo and Uruguay, Santiago (Chile), La Paz (Bolivia), Cuenca and Quito (Ecuador).
  • Architecture, local markets, street food vendors.
  • Number 27: Watch sunset over jungle in Minka, Colombia.
  • Magical experience, popular destination for waterfalls and sunsets, best to unwind with a cocktail after a long day exploring.
  • Number 26: Visit Christ the Redeemer Statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Wonder of the world, busy attraction, unbelievable views of Rio, recommend going early for best chance to move freely.
  • Number 25: Take a ride on La Paz's cable car system, Bolivia.
  • Fun and rewarding experience, offering great views of snow-capped mountains surrounding La Paz, round-trip ticket allows travel around the city on six interconnected lines.
  • Number 24: Experience football cultures of Argentina and Uruguay.
  • Argentina particularly passionate about football, witnessed Argentina beat France in 2022 World Cup Final in Buenos Aires, memorable moments.
  • Number 23: Stop off at Geysers of Southern Boulevard, Bolivia.
  • Rare volcanically charged hot springs, jets of water and steam up to 10 meters, gooey greeny blue gunk left behind, sulfur can be damaging, stunning views.
  • Number 22: Relax on Ipanema and Copacabana beaches, Rio de Janeiro.
  • Must-visit for travelers, iconic beaches, Brazilian Samba Vibe, beautiful beaches, experience the Brazilian way of life.
  • Number 21: Take a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain, Rio de Janeiro.
  • Iconic location, stunning views, worth splashing out for, great views of the city and Christ the Redeemer statue, bars and restaurants at the top.
  • Number 20: Tour a Colombian coffee farm during Arcerra.
  • Affordable tour, learn about coffee production process, make own coffee, fun facts, engaging guide.
  • Number 19: Fall in love with Flamingos.
  • Saw hundreds of flamingos throughout South America, favorite spot at Laguna Colorado in Bolivia, dozens of them, picturesque volcanic landscape.
  • Number 18: Hike to Torotoro National Park, Bolivia.
  • Unique rock formations, canyons, hiking opportunities, great for adventure travelers.
  • Number 17: Visit Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia.
  • World's largest salt flat, surreal landscapes, unique photo opportunities, great for adventure travelers.
  • Number 16: Take a boat tour through Amazon Rainforest, Colombia.
  • See diverse wildlife, learn about different indigenous communities, great for nature lovers.
  • Number 15: Explore Inca Ruins in Machu Picchu, Peru.
  • Historical landmark, beautiful architecture, stunning views, must-visit for history and culture enthusiasts.
  • Number 14: Hike up to Cristo Redentor, Chile.
  • Iconic statue, stunning views of Santiago, great for fitness enthusiasts and hikers.
  • Number 13: Visit Quindio Wax Palm Trees in Colombia.
  • Unique trees found only in Andes forest, tallest palm trees in the world (60 meters), situated in Via de cocora in Western Colombia.
  • Worth a visit, near Quaint village of Salento.
  • Number 12: Take a cooking class in Argentina.
  • Learn to make traditional Argentine dishes, great for foodies and culture enthusiasts.
  • Number 11: Visit Iguazu Falls, Argentina and Brazil.
  • One of the largest waterfalls in the world, breathtaking views, great for nature lovers.
  • Number 10: Visit the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador.
  • Unique wildlife, great for wildlife enthusiasts and adventure travelers.
  • Number 9: Explore the historic city of Cartagena, Colombia.
  • Beautiful colonial architecture, rich history, great for history and culture enthusiasts.
  • Number 8: Visit Tikal, Guatemala.
  • Ancient Mayan ruins, beautiful architecture, stunning jungle surroundings, great for history and culture enthusiasts.
  • Number 7: Take a salsa dancing class in Cali, Colombia.
  • Learn the traditional dance of Colombia, great for culture enthusiasts and partygoers.
  • Number 6: Take a tour through the Amazon Jungle, Peru.
  • Learn about diverse wildlife, different indigenous communities, great for adventure travelers and nature lovers.
  • Number 5: Hike the Inca Trail, Peru.
  • Challenging hike, beautiful scenery, great for fitness enthusiasts and adventure travelers.
  • Number 4: Explore the historic city of Cusco, Peru.
  • Rich history, beautiful architecture, great for history and culture enthusiasts.
  • Number 3: Visit the Atacama Desert, Chile.
  • Unique desert landscape, clear skies, great for stargazing and adventure travelers.
  • Number 2: Take a tango dancing class in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • Learn the traditional dance of Argentina, great for culture enthusiasts and partygoers.
  • Number 1: Visit Machu Picchu, Peru.
  • Iconic landmark, beautiful architecture, stunning views, must-visit for history and culture enthusiasts.
  • Favorite experience in South America.- Ikea caves in illegrangea, Brazil: 60 centimeter underground tunnel to reach a patch of green water, best described as an unreal experience.
  • Equator, Ecuador: A novelty tourist attraction, located in Quito, can be reached by a 30-minute bus journey, advised to go around the back of the main Monument for fewer crowds.
  • Jungle hike to Terona National Park, Colombia: Two-hour hike leads to El Cabo San Juan, the nicest beach on the continent, best time to go is early to avoid tourists.
  • Pedro de Gave hike in Rio, Brazil: Considered an extremely dangerous hike due to its rocky terrain, requires adventurous spirit but offers breathtaking views.
  • Torres Del Pana, Chilean Patagonia: Home to the bluest water, offers stunning views of Greg Glacier, Francis Glacier, and the three towers.
  • Perito Morena Glacier, Argentinian Patagonia: Largest glacier in Argentina and third-largest reserve of freshwater, can be booked for a hike on the glacier itself.
  • Death Road in Bolivia: Narrow unstable road with drops of up to 450 meters, used to have high fatality rates but is now a popular tourist attraction.
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Home to many adventure activities, one involves jumping off a cliff and gliding over the Rio for around 15 minutes.
  • Banos, Ecuador: Adventure capital of Ecuador, offers white water rafting and a scenic bicycle ride.
  • Iguazu Falls: Largest waterfall system in the world, located on the border of Brazil and Argentina, best viewed from the Brazilian side.
  • Mindo Cloud Forest, Ecuador: Less well-known but offers stunning views of exotic birds and beautiful waterfalls.
  • Concha y Toro Chilean wine tour: Offers wine and cheeseburger tasting sessions.
  • Cotopaxi volcano, Ecuador: Highest active volcano in the world, cannot be summited but offers stunning views.
  • Atacama Desert, Chile: Driest place on Earth, offers unbelievable landscapes and freedom of driving your own truck.
  • Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia: Largest salt flat in the world, offers an otherworldly experience with stunning illusion pictures.
  • Amazon rainforest, Ecuador: Biodiverse place, offers several excursions and experiences with native wildlife.
  • Iberia wetlands, Argentina: Second largest wetland in South America, offers an authentic once in a lifetime experience with various wildlife.
  • Mount Fitzroy, Argentinian Patagonia: Challenging hike to a stunning lake at the foot of the mountain, offers breathtaking views and an emotional experience.

Description

Explore the top 30 experiences from a five-month trip through South America, including must-visit landmarks, iconic cities, natural wonders, and adventurous activities. From majestic landscapes like the Quindio Wax Palm Trees in Colombia to historical sites like Machu Picchu in Peru, this quiz covers a diverse range of travel experiences.

Make Your Own Quiz

Transform your notes into a shareable quiz, with AI.

Get started for free

More Quizzes Like This

Adventure in South America
12 questions
South America: Geography Overview
18 questions
Religious Diversity in South America
30 questions