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South America Nominees 2022

South America nominees

It is with great pleasure that we open the
29th annual World Travel Awards for South America entries.

The winner and 2 runners up from 2021 re-qualify automatically for the 2022 award*.

Voting opens on 4th April 2022 when all of the short-listed nominees for South America 2022 will be announced.

Entries close on 27th March 2022.

* All nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

South America's Leading Airline 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avianca
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes
LATAM Airlines
South America's Leading Airline Brand 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avianca
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes
LATAM Airlines
South America's Leading Airport 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Aeropuerto Internacional El Dorado, Bogotá - Colombia
Ezeiza International Airport, Argentina
Jorge Chavez International Airport, Peru
South America's Leading Inflight Magazine 2022New for 2022
South America's Leading Private Jet Charter 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
American Jet
ATSA
Líder Aviação

Attraction

South America's Leading Tourist Attraction 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Machu Picchu, Peru
Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona, Colombia
Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

Car

South America's Leading Car Rental Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Dollar
Hertz

Cruise

South America's Leading Cruise Line 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Celebrity Cruises
MSC Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
South America's Leading Cruise Port 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Pier Mauá International Cruise Terminal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Port of Buenos Aires
Port of Cartagena, Colombia
South America's Leading River Cruise Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anakonda Amazon Cruises
Delfin Amazon Cruises
Jungle Experiences

Destination

South America's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chile
Colombia
Peru
South America's Leading Beach Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Máncora, Piura, Peru
San Andrés, Colombia
South America's Leading Business Travel Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lima, Peru
South America's Leading City Break Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Lima, Peru
Medellín, Colombia
South America's Leading City Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bogotá, Colombia
Lima, Peru
Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading City Tourist Board 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
District Institute of Tourism of Bogotá
Lima Convention and Visitors Bureau
Public and Municipal Company of Tourism, Civic Promotion and International Relations of Guayaquil
South America's Leading Cruise Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chile
Colombia
Peru
South America's Leading Culinary Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chile
Colombia
Peru
South America's Leading Cultural City Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cusco, Peru
Lima, Peru
Santiago de Cali, Colombia
South America's Leading Cultural Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chile
Colombia
Peru
South America's Leading Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Argentina
Colombia
Peru
South America's Leading Emerging Tourism Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Barranquilla, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Santiago de Cali, Colombia
South America's Leading Festival & Event Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lima, Peru
Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading Green Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Honeymoon Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
South America's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Lima, Peru
Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading Nature Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Sports Tourism Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Lima, Peru
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santiago de Cali, Colombia
South America's Leading Tourist Board 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
ProColombia
PROMPERÚ
SERNATUR - National Tourist Board of Chile
South America's Leading Whale Watching Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Youth Travel Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chile
Colombia
Peru
South America's Most Romantic Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Atacama Desert, Chile
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Lima, Peru

General

South America's Responsible Tourism Award 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa, Chile
La Reserva Biológica Huilo Huilo, Los Ríos, Chile
Posada Amazonas Lodge, Peru

Hotels & Resorts

South America's Leading Airport Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Costa del Sol Wyndham Lima Airport, Peru
Holiday Inn Santiago - Airport Terminal, Chile
Wyndham Quito Airport, Ecuador
South America's Leading Beach Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Dom Pedro Laguna, Brazil
Enjoy Punta del Este, Uruguay
Suites Beach Park Resort, Brazil
South America's Leading Boutique Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Casa Andina Premium Arequipa
Casa Gangotena, Ecuador
Explora Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile
South America's Leading Boutique Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Aldebarán Hotel & Spa, Argentina
Charming Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, Argentina
Explora Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile
South America's Leading Business Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Belmond Miraflores Park, Peru
Hilton Lima Miraflores, Peru
JW Marriott Hotel Lima, Peru
South America's Leading Casino Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Delfines Hotel & Convention Center, Peru
Enjoy Punta del Este, Uruguay
Iguazú Grand, Argentina
South America's Leading City Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Belmond Miraflores Park, Peru
The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
Wyndham Guayaquil, Ecuador
South America's Leading Conference Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Sheraton Santiago Hotel and Convention Center, Chile
Swissôtel Lima, Peru
Swissôtel Quito, Ecuador
South America's Leading Design Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
B.O.G. Hotel, Colombia
Hotel B, Peru
Hotel Pulitzer Buenos Aires, Argentina
South America's Leading Eco-Lodge 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica, Peru
Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador
Refugio Amazonas Lodge, Peru
South America's Leading Family Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Llao Llao Resort, Golf & Spa, Argentina
Sheraton Colonia Golf & Spa Resort, Uruguay
Wish Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil
South America's Leading Heritage Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Belmond Hotel Monasterio, Peru
JW Marriott El Convento Cusco, Peru
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena, Colombia
South America's Leading Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado, Peru
JW Marriott Hotel Lima, Peru
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
South America's Leading Hotel Brand 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
JW Marriott
Marriott Hotels
Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts
South America's Leading Hotel Suite 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Grau Suite @ Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena, Colombia
Plunge Pool Suite @ Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort, Peru
The Suite @ Hotel Cartagena Plaza, Colombia
South America's Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hotel 101 Park House Suites & Spa, Colombia
Hotel Plaza Grande, Ecuador
Saint Andrews Gramado, Brazil
South America's Leading Luxury Boutique Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel, Peru
explora Valle Sagrado, Peru
Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel, Peru
South America's Leading New Hotel 2022Open for New nominations
South America's Leading Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort, Peru
Tambo del Inka, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Valle Sagrado, Peru
Termas Papallacta, Ecuador
South America's Leading Serviced Apartments 2022New for 2022
South America's Most Romantic Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Belmond Miraflores Park, Peru
Carmelo Resort & Spa, Uruguay
Charming Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, Argentina

Meetings & Conventions

South America's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Ágora Bogotá Convention Center, Colombia
Riocentro Convention & Event Center, Brazil
Sheraton Lima Hotel & Convention Center, Peru

Rail

South America's Leading Luxury Train 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Belmond Andean Explorer
Belmond Hiram Bingham
Tren Crucero

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

South America's Leading Destination Management Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
ADN Amazonia
Andean Travel Company
KMS Travel Chile
South America's Leading Expedition Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Explora
Latin Excursions
Metropolitan Touring
South America's Leading Green Tour Operator 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Explorandes
TERRA Group
Yampu Tours
South America's Leading Online Travel Agency 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avantrip
Despegar
TravelNet
South America's Leading Tour Operator 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chimu Adventures
Metropolitan Touring
Terra Group
South America's Leading Travel Agency 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Costamar Travel
CVC
Exito Travel
South America's Leading Travel Management Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Aviatur
CVC
FCM Travel

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