A private South America tour is the ultimate family vacation. Across our vast region, you’ll find everything from iconic archaeological landmarks to some of the world’s most exotic wildlife found in remote corners of the continent.

For clients seeking luxury family travel to South America, we work hard to present each destination in a way that ignites the imagination of children (and parents, too).  With inspiring guides, family-friendly hotel suites, and flexible itineraries, we ensure that every aspect of a luxury family vacation to South America is finetuned to suit everyone from toddlers to teens.

So, if planning a multigenerational trip sounds daunting, let’s make it sound dreamy instead.

Luxury family travel to South America offers it all

Peru and our neighbors offer an incredible variety of experiences for luxury family travel to South America. While older children and teenagers can marvel at the vast scenery and take part in exhilarating outdoor adventures –younger children are kept entertained with engaging guides, wildlife wonders, and wonderful steam train journeys like the one to Machu Picchu.

Our bespoke itineraries are designed to foster quality time too, immersing the whole family in authentic travel experiences whether it’s private cultural visits to rural communities, spotting elusive wildlife in the Amazon Rainforest, or stargazing under some of the world’s most unpolluted skies.

Featured Family Itineraries

An Amazing Andean Adventure

The most fascinating places in Peru

14 Days / 13 Nights

Peru Family Adventure

Adventure and authentic discovery of local customs

9 Days / 8 Nights

A taste of our family-friendly experiences in South America

High octane adventures

South America is an adventure playground for the whole family. Home to an amazing variety of high-octane pursuits including horseback riding, white-water rafting, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, mountain biking, and ziplining, to name but a few.  Hotels and hideaways are in on the action too, offering unforgettable experiences such as zip-wiring to reach unique sleeping pods anchored to the cliff face – perfect for teenagers.

Wildlife wanderings

Take a walk on the wild side during luxury family travel to South America – in the Amazon, for example, or to the continent’s far-flung Islands. Our partner lodges in remote destinations have carefully curated programs for families, a real spectacle of fascination and wonder. Whilst private charter cruises are specially created for families and children, with awe-inspiring naturalist guides who can ignite excitement in people of any age!

Cultural connections

Luxury family travel to South America is the perfect opportunity to broaden children’s perspectives, connecting with communities during our interactive and educational experiences. Throughout the National Parks of South America, our clients can opt to visit those maintaining a traditional way of life and upholding some of the world’s oldest cultures.

These kinds of authentic and sustainable experiences are scattered throughout our luxury family vacations to South America, taking you away from the tourist trails, with the option for homestays too for the more adventurous travelers.

Quality family time 

Luxury family travel to South America with Aracari is designed to create space for connection and quality family time. Alongside our extensive portfolio of family-friendly hotels, we also offer an exclusive collection of private villas, spanning from mountainous regions to beachfront paradises. These spacious properties offer a home-away-from-home, and we are happy to arrange services such as private chefs and entertainment for those families wanting to enjoy some private time.

Why choose Aracari for a family vacation to South America?

Two decades of personalized family travel

Our Founder and CEO, Marisol Mosquera has traveled the length and breadth of the region with her own son. It’s this intimate knowledge of family travel needs, along with our extensive connections built over two decades, which makes us the first choice for luxury family travel to South America.

Seamless service from vision to fruition

From families with young babies to those traveling with teens, our Travel Designers handpick every detail of our luxury South America vacations to ensure a highly personalized and private experience for our clients and their families. All our family-friendly journeys are private and tailor-made to suit your personal vision.

Handpicked family-friendly hotels and hideaways

Across our region, we are connected to some of the best luxury hotels. Tried and tested by our team of experts, each hotel or private villa selected for luxury family travel to South America is upheld to our stringent standards. Ensuring you and your family feel comfortable, connected, and entirely looked after throughout your Aracari adventure.

Guides to engage and inspire

We understand how selecting the right kind of guide for luxury family travel to South America can be the difference between engaging children in a subject and not doing so. That’s why we hand-select guides who are both entertainers and educators, who have expert knowledge of culture, history, archaeology, and botany, but understand perfectly how to make facts fun for their audience. Read more of our client testimonials.

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