Hunting in South America

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205 hunting trips from 37 outfitters starting from $290

205 hunts
$290 starting from
35 animals
4033mi to the nearest trip

About hunting in South America

South America is the world’s most popular hunting destination for foreign sportsmen and women, with more than 20,000 hunters visiting annually. The majority of them come to experience South America’s legendary bird shooting. But South America is the best of both worlds for a hunter, offering outstanding big-game hunting as well as world-class bird shooting. Ducks, geese, pigeons, and perdiz (partridge) draw hunters to bird-hunting meccas like Argentina and Uruguay, but it’s the doves, estimated in the hundreds of millions, that have made this region famous. Doves and pigeons are considered agricultural pests in some countries and can be shot year-round. A South American dove hunt is an unforgettable experience and one that should be on every serious hunter’s wish list. South America is also known for its red stag hunting. Red stags were released into the Patagonia region of Argentina about 100 years ago, and they have thrived. There are many other free-range introduced species to hunt, including wild boar, water buffalo, blackbuck antelope, and fallow deer. In addition, in some countries you can hunt some of South America’s native species, such as capybara, collared peccary, brocket deer, and puma.

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Huntipedia - Argentina

Argentina is the most popular hunting destination in the world, attracting more than 20,000 foreign hunters every year. The vast majority are wingshooters, many of whom come for Argentina’s world-famous high-volume dove shooting. Doves are considered pests in this region; huge flocks come into agricultural fields in incredible numbers. However, Argentina is also an excellent destination for big-game hunters; it has some of the best free-range red stag hunting in the world.

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Build Your Own Big Game Package!

Build Your Own Big Game Package!

Axis deer, Blackbuck, Fallow deer, Four-horned ram, Mouflon...
Trip duration: 3 - 14 days
Hunting season: 1 Mar 2022 - 15 Sep 2022
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for 3 days, 1 hunter

Big Game Hunting in Argentina '2023

9.7 6 reviews
Axis deer, Blackbuck, Dorset ram hybrid sheep, Dove, Fallow deer...
Trip duration: 4 - 10 days
Hunting season: 1 Mar 2023 - 30 Nov 2023
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for 4 days, 1 hunter
3 Day Dove Special in Uruguay

3 Day Dove Special in Uruguay

9.4 4 reviews
Trip duration: 3 days
Hunting season: 1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2023
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South America

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