A wonderful introduction to South America’s dynamic cities, its European history and the natural wonder of Iguazu Falls. Visit two of the most celebrated cities in South America – elegant and sophisticated Buenos Aires and the energetic city of Rio De Janeiro. Add to this the magnificent Iguazu Falls, the largest waterfalls in the world and a sight to behold.
• Nine nights accommodation at 3 star hotels
• Sightseeing with local English speaking guides
• 9 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
• Domestic flights (Buenos Aires, Iguazu, Rio)
Room Type: Standard
Room Configuration: Twin Share/Double
Valid for travel between:
01 May – 31 Aug 2020
Blackout period 01 – 02 May 20, 11 – 13 Jun 20 & 19 – 23 Jul 20, seasonal surcharges may apply.
31 Mar 20,
Unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.
DAY 1 BUENOS AIRES
On arrival in Buenos Aires, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
DAY 2 BUENOS AIRES
Today you will discover this unique city with its mix of colonial architecture and European influences on an excursion that portrays the many faces of Buenos Aires. Pass the symbol of the city – the Obelisk, as well as the city’s top landmarks, including Plaza de Mayo and 9 de Julio Avenue (the widest avenue in the world), and explore the city’s most popular neighbourhoods – La Boca and Recoleta. (B)
DAY 3 BUENOS AIRES
Spend the day at your leisure, with time to relax, shop and stroll around this magnificent city. Or you may choose to visit the Argentine countryside and spend a day at an estancia (ranch). This delightful and unique experience will allow you to enjoy the traditional dances and songs of the Argentine Gaucho and a delicious Argentine asado (barbecue). This evening, learn the dance of romance with a tango show and delicious dinner. The tango show traces the
history of the dance from its birth in the red light districts. (B)(D)
DAY 4 BUENOS AIRES – IGUAZU FALLS
Fly to Iguazu Falls where you will spend the next two nights in your hotel located on the Argentinian side of the falls. (B)
DAY 5 IGUAZU FALLS
Explore the Argentinian side of Iguazu Falls. Wander through the rainforest, marvelling at the huge variety of ferns, orchids, begonias, birds and butterflies seen while walking along the pathways. Head to Estacion Central, where you will board the train to Devil’s Throat station. Walk along the 1200m trail, to the most spectacular fall, Devil’s Throat. Spend the rest of the day exploring the numerous hiking trails and majestic waterfalls. (B)
DAY 6 IGUAZU FALLS – RIO DE JANEIRO
Depart your hotel in Iguazu and cross the international bridge that joins the cities of Puerto Iguazu (Argentina) and Foz do Iguazu (Brazil) to visit the Brazilian side of Iguazu Falls. Navigate the trails over the Iguazu River for amazing views back over to the Argentinian side of the falls. The scenery is breathtaking, only enhanced by the colourful rainbows that cover the area. Continue to the airport for your onward flight to Rio de Janeiro. On arrival in Rio, you will be met and transferred to your hotel, your home for the next four nights. (B)
DAY 7 RIO DE JANEIRO
Explore Rio’s wonders in an open jeep and immerse yourself in this magnificent city, visiting Tijuca Forest, Corcovado, Sugar Loaf and the Botanic Gardens. Discover Tijuca Forest, known as the world’s largest urban forest, with its mix of nature and history. Ride to the top of the beautiful Corcovado Mountain, where the statue of Christ the Redeemer sits. Visit the world famous Sugar Loaf Mountain in the middle of the Guanabara Bay, which offers one of the most breathtaking views of the city. (B)(L)
DAY 8 RIO DE JANEIRO
Today is yours to spend discovering Rio de Janeiro at your leisure. Perhaps join an optional tour to Santa Teresa, a charming and historic neighbourhood of Rio de Janeiro located on top of Santa Teresa Hill. Or you may wish to do an optional Art & Graffiti walking tour and trace the route of open air-artwork located in some of Rio's oldest neighbourhoods. No other festivity is more Brazilian than the carnival and there is nothing more authentic than the samba schools. Join an optional Samba Soul Experience for backstage access as you visit the Academy and workshop to see the colourful costumes and learn about the history of Samba and the Carnival Parade. (B)
DAY 9 RIO DE JANEIRO
A full day to spend at your leisure, where you can soak up the sun on world famous Copacabana Beach or buy those holiday souvenirs. For your last evening in the city, there is no other place in Rio that embodies the happiness of the Brazilian people more than the nightlife scene in the neighbourhood of Lapa. Once the sun goes down, this normally quiet neighbourhood turns into a bustling and vibrant area full of restaurants, nightclubs and bars. Visit one of the best clubs in Lapa, Rio Scenarium, a unique bar that is a mix between an antique shop and an auction room, where the locals come to listen to traditional Brazilian jazz and samba the night away. (B)
DAY 10 RIO DE JANEIRO
Transfer to the airport for your onward flight. (B)
B – Breakfast
L – Lunch
D – Dinner
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