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List of islands of South America


List of islands of South America

A composite satellite photograph of South America in orthographic projection

The following are lists of the islands of South America by country.


  • Argentina 1
    • Atlantic Ocean islands 1.1
    • Lake islands 1.2
    • River islands 1.3
  • Bolivia 2
    • Lake islands 2.1
  • Brazil 3
    • Atlantic Ocean islands 3.1
    • River Islands 3.2
  • Chile 4
    • Pacific Ocean islands 4.1
    • Lake islands 4.2
    • River islands 4.3
  • Colombia 5
    • Caribbean Sea islands 5.1
    • Pacific Ocean islands 5.2
    • Lake islands 5.3
    • River islands 5.4
  • Ecuador 6
    • Pacific Ocean islands 6.1
  • Falkland Islands 7
    • Atlantic Ocean islands 7.1
  • French Guiana 8
  • Guyana 9
  • Paraguay 10
  • Peru 11
  • South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 12
    • Atlantic Ocean islands 12.1
  • Suriname 13
  • Uruguay 14
  • Venezuela 15
    • Caribbean Sea islands 15.1
    • River islands 15.2
  • See also 16
  • External links 17


A map of Argentina

Atlantic Ocean islands

Lake islands

River islands


A map of Bolivia

Bolivia is a landlocked country with no ocean islands.

Lake islands


A map of Brazil

Atlantic Ocean islands

River Islands


A map of Chile

Pacific Ocean islands

Lake islands

River islands


Caribbean Sea islands

Bolívar Department: Córdoba Department: Magdalena Department: San Andrés and Providencia Department: Sucre Department:

Pacific Ocean islands

Cauca Department: Chocó Department: Nariño Department:
  • Sanquianga Island
Valle del Cauca Department:

Lake islands

Boyacá Department: Nariño Department:

River islands

Amazonas Department: Antioquia Department: Bolívar Department: Caquetá Department: Chocó Department: Magdalena Department: Santander Department: Vichada Department:
A map of Colombia


A map of Ecuador

Pacific Ocean islands

Falkland Islands

A map of the Falkland Islands

Atlantic Ocean islands

French Guiana

A map of French Guiana


A map of Guyana


A map of Paraguay

Paraguay is a landlocked country with no ocean islands and only a few very small inland islands.


A map of Peru

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

A map of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Atlantic Ocean islands

  • South Georgia (also claimed by Argentina)
    • Bird Island, South Georgia
  • South Sandwich Islands (also claimed by Argentina)


A map of Suriname


A map of Uruguay


A map of Venezuela

Caribbean Sea islands

River islands

See also

External links

  • Island Directory @ United Nations Environment Programme
  • Wikimedia Atlas of South America
  • World island information @
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