National Parks in South America

The GANP is here to help you discover, explore, and learn more about the national parks in South America and why we need to protect them.

Canaima National Park

Canaima National Park is home to Angel Falls and Auyantepui and is the leading natural attraction in Venezuela.

South America / Venezuela

Cotopaxi National Park

Cotopaxi National Park in Ecuador is home to Cotopaxi Volcano which is one of the highest volcanoes in the world.

South America / Ecuador

Galapagos National Park

Galapagos National Park accounts for 97% of the land area in the Galapagos Islands featuring giant tortoises and swimming iguanas.

South America / Ecuador

Iguacu National Park

Iguacu National Park is the Brazil side of Iguassu Falls. With 275 separate drops, Iguassu Falls is the largest waterfall system in the world.

South America / Brazil / Parana

Iguazu National Park

Iguazu National Park is home to the Argentina side of the Iguazu Falls. Devil’s Throat is the highest point of the world’s largest waterfall system.

South America / Argentina / Misiones

Los Glaciares National Park

Los Glaciares National Park is home to Perito Moreno Glacier and the spectacular Mount Fits Roy and is one of Argentina's best attractions.

South America / Argentina / Santa Cruz

Madidi National Park

Madidi National Park is one of the most ecologically diverse places in the world with over 20,000 species of plants & 120,000 species of insects.

South America / Bolivia

Manu National Park

Manu National Park protects some of the Amazon Rainforest areas and delivers some of the most ecologically diverse wilderness.

South America / Peru

Pantanal Matogrossense

Pantanal Matogrossense National Park is a protected area of the larger Pantanal region; it is a “Wetland of International Importance,”

South America / Brazil / Mato Grosso

Patagonia National Park

Patagonia National Park in Chile is separate from the larger collective Patagonia region offering ecological diversity and amazing landscapes.

South America / Chile / Santa Cruz

Perito Moreno National Park

Perito Moreno National Park is a Patagonia protected area that was created and named after the famed explorer Francisco Moreno.

South America / Argentina / Santa Cruz

Tayrona National Park

Tayrona National Park in Colombia provides visitors with a chance to explore both marine and land facets of nature at the same time.

South America / Colombia

Tierra del Fuego National Park

Tierra del Fuego National Park is the southernmost park in Argentina delivering stunning glacial, mountain, and forested landscapes.

South America / Argentina / Tierra del Fuego

Torres del Paine National Park

Torres del Paine National Park is a Patagonia gem featuring the famous Torres del Paine rugged peaks that make this national park one of the best tourist attractions in Chile.

South America / Chile

Tumucumaque Mountains

Tumucumaque National Park combined with neighboring protected areas represents the largest protected tropical rainforest in the world.

South America / Brazil / Amapa