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The Best Mountains in South America

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Mountains in South America

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    Cerro Fitz Roy , El Chalten
    Poking above the horizon like a pair of cat's ears, the peaks of Cerro Fitz Roy offer one of Patagonia's iconic sights. Each year, hundreds o
    Tours from $102
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    Huayna Picchu , Machu Picchu
    Shaped like a pyramid, Huayna Picchu towers over Machu Picchu, the famed lost city of the Incas. The viewpoint, accessible by a steep track a
    Tours from $25
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    Sugarloaf Mountain , Rio de Janeiro
    Ride or walk to the city’s iconic Sugarloaf Mountain, named in the 16th century after the conical shape of a concentrated loaf of sugar, whic
    Tours from $34
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    Mount Monserrate , Bogota
    Ascend to the top of Mount Monserrate, which towers over Bogota. From the summit--3,152 m (10,341 ft) above sea level--enjoy panoramic views
    Tours from $37
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    Cerro Tronador , San Carlos de Bariloche
    With its peak climbing above all others in the region, Cerro Tronador stands out as a highlight of the southern Andes. You can get to the ext
    Tours from $61
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