11/25/2012 08:42 am ET Updated Jan 25, 2013

11 Adventurous Activities In South America (PHOTOS)

For those looking for adventure, South America is full of options.

Whether you're looking to dive with sharks, bike precarious paths overlooking steep cliffs, venture deep into the world's largest jungle or trek for days on end through unworldly terrain, this continent has you covered. While there are hundreds of daring options, here are 10 that will get your adrenaline pumping.

-- Jessica Festa

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11 South American Adventures