Brazil, Argentina and Chile Unveiled

New for 2018

Price per person
from £3,182

Price based on
London Heathrow
21st Oct 2018 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • 12 days

  • Central and South America

  • Steady pace

  • Classic escorted tour

Uncover dramatic histories and a rich cultural seam of music, food, and architecture on an experience that captures three unique destinations - where Latin flair meets European flavour.

At a glance


Corcovado Ride the cog railway to the summit of Corcovado to view the iconic Christ the Redeemer. Iguassu FallsWalk into Devil's Throat Canyon for a sensory assault and 180-degree rainbows. Recoleta Cemetery Visit the last resting place of Eva Peron. Argentinian Tango show Try some tango steps of your own before the big show. Santiago Explore the Palacio de la Moneda where President Salvador Allende was overthrown.

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes
Price match guarantee

With accommodation, transfers, excursions, selected meals, private VIP home pick-up and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price, our escorted tour holidays are highly rated by our customers. But should you find a like-for-like tour cheaper elsewhere, we will match its price and give you a further £100 reduction.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Overview

Total meals included:

  • 11 breakfasts, 3 dinners

UK - Rio De Janeiro

Day
1

On arrival transfer to your hotel for a 3 night stay.

Welcome to spectacular Rio de Janeiro, home to white-sand beaches and host of the 2016 Summer Olympics! Settle into your hotel and meet your Tour Director, who will have pointers for your free-time exploration.

No meals included

Rio De Janeiro

Day
2

Sprawling between majestic granite peaks and the blue South Atlantic, Rio is a city of beauty, wonder, and energy. Guided sightseeing 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 360-degree views of Guanabara Bay and the bustling city below. Your afternoon is free to explore on your own. Perhaps join an optional excursion to a nearby favela for a glimpse into the life of these colourful communities that nearly 25% of the people call home. Tonight, perhaps opt for a dinner at a local churrascaria, serving prime meats, seafood, and fish.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Rio de Janeiro

Day
3

A free day in Rio allows you to relax on one of the beaches or take an optional excursion to the historic city of Petropolis to see the former summer palace of Emperor Pedro II.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Rio de Janeiro – Iguassu Falls

Day
4

A morning flight takes you to Iguassu Falls, one of the greatest natural wonders of the world. 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

Iguassu Falls.

Day
5

Cross the border and visit 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

Iguassu Falls – Buenos Aires, Argentina

Day
6

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

Buenos Aires

Day
7

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.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Buenos Aires

Day
8

Today is free for independent activities, or you can take an optional excursion to 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

Buenos Aires – Santiago, Chile

Day
9

Fly over the majestic Andes to Santiago, Chile’s scenic capital between the Pacific and the Andes. With a coastline more than 2,650 miles long, Chile is more than 10 times longer than wide. It has a distinctly European flavour accented with Latin flair, making Santiago one of South America’s most sophisticated and modern cities.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Santiago

Day
10

Your guided city tour introduces you to Santiago—the country’s political, commercial, and cultural capital. View La Moneda Government Palace and San Cristobal Hill with its landmark statue of the Virgin Mary. Also, see Club Hipico, one of the most renowned horseracing tracks in South America. Your tour ends at the city’s main square, Plaza de Armas, with a visit to the relic-filled Cathedral. Your afternoon is at leisure. This evening, consider the optional Chilean Folkloric Dinner Show.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Santiago

Day
11

Today, enjoy a day at leisure. A trip to Valparaiso and Viña del Mar is highly recommended. A leisurely drive through the countryside and vineyards delivers you to Valparaiso, a city of 42 hills and the inspiration of many artists and poets. On to the chic seaside resort of Viña del Mar, full of unusual architecture and beautiful gardens. This evening, enjoy a farewell dinner to celebrate your exciting Latin American vacation.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Santiago - UK

Day
12

Your tour ends today with breakfast this morning.

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

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Home landing in the UK

Day
13

No meals included

Things to note

Note: Hotels as stated or similar.

Hotels

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.


Rio de Janerio: Windsor Plaza Copacabana; Iguassu Falls: Recanto Park; Buenos Aires: Dazzler Maipu; Santiago: Atton Vitacura. 

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