Best of Brazil and Argentina

  • 10 Days

  • Central and South America

  • Steady pace

From Brazil’s Copacabana Beach and iconic Christ the Redeemer to the mighty Iguassu Falls and cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, this is a South American odyssey of grand sights and subtle beauty.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Flights
Transfers
Services of a tour director
Accommodation
Selected meals
All airport taxes
Single share option
VIP private home pick-up
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 7

  • Day 8

  • Day 9

  • Day 10

of 10 days

Your detailed itinerary

Tour departing on 28th January 2018

Meals included: 8 breakfasts, 2 dinners

Overview

From Brazil’s Copacabana Beach and iconic Christ the Redeemer to the mighty Iguassu Falls and cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, this is a South American odyssey of grand sights and subtle beauty.

At a glance

  • Rio De Janerio Take a sightseeing tour of this intense and unique city.
  • Corcovado Take the cog railway up 2,300 feet to the summit of Corcovado to view the infamous Christ the Redeemer statue.
  • Iguassu Falls Marvel at the awesome power of this mammoth series of cascading waterfalls.
  • Buenos Aires Stand in the grand Plaza de Mayo and visit the La Casa Rosada (the President's Pink House).
  • Tango show Try some tango steps of your own before the show begins.

Extensions

  • 3 night Brazil Amazon experience 
  • 2 night Uruguay extension 

Please call our Travel Specialists to book this holiday with an extension 

Day 1

UK - Rio De Janerio

On arrival transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at lesiure

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Rio De Janeiro

Sprawling between majestic granite peaks and the blue South Atlantic, Rio is a city of beauty, wonder, and energy. Guided sightseeing with a Local Guide begins with a drive along Rio’s famed Leblon, Ipanema, and Copacabana Beaches. Take the cog railway 2,300 feet up to the summit of Corcovado to view the infamous Christ the Redeemer statue and enjoy 360-degree views of Guanabara Bay and the bustling city below. Your afternoon is free to explore—perhaps join an optional excursion to a nearby favela for a glimpse into the life of these colorful communities that nearly 25% of the people call home. Tonight, your Tour Director hosts a welcome dinner at a famous local churrascaria, serving prime meats, seafood, and fish.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Rio De Janeiro

A full day at leisure to explore Rio further.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Rio De Janeiro – Iguassu Falls

A morning flight takes you to Iguassu Falls, one of the greatest natural wonders of the world. Upon arrival, journey to the Brazilian side of the falls to see the mammoth series of 275 waterfalls cascading over a precipice almost two miles wide and 250 feet deep. Walk into Devil’s Throat Canyon, where the clouds of mist, thundering roar, and 180-degree rainbows surround you—an unforgettable experience!

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Iguassu Falls

Cross the border for a visit of the Argentine side of the falls. Begin with a short ride on the open-air ecological jungle train through the rainforest. A series of boardwalks takes you above the falls to see the water crashing down into the Devil’s Throat. Your afternoon is free to explore, or you may opt to visit the Bird Park, home to many species of indigenous birds as well as flora from the area.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

Iguassu Falls – Buenos Aires, Argentina

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires, Argentina’s cosmopolitan capital. After settling into your hotel, an orientation tour familiarizes you with the “Paris of South America” and its wide boulevards, outdoor cafés, and charming shops.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Buenos Aires

Morning sightseeing with a Local Guide focuses on the city’s landmarks, including the Colon Opera House and Plaza de Mayo, site of La Casa Rosada (the President’s Pink House) and Metropolitan Cathedral. Also visit La Boca and San Telmo, one of Buenos Aires’ oldest neighbourhoods, and Recoleta cemetery, where Eva Peron is buried. End your day with an Argentinean meal, followed by a sensuous tango show highlighting the alluring dance that is so popular here.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Buenos Aires

Today is free for independent activities, or you can take an optional excursion to visit a local estancia (ranch) to experience the life of the gauchos (cowboys), as well as traditional dance performances and a barbecue lunch.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9

Buenos Aires - UK

Transfer to the airport for your flight back to the UK.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 10

Home landing in the UK

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

Rio De Janeiro Windsor Plaza Copacabana

Iguassu Falls Recanto Park

Buenos Aires Dazzler Maipu

Notes

Hotels as stated or similar.

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