Buenos Aires, Iguazu and Rio

This multicentre itinerary takes in three of South America's must-see destinations over the course of nine days.

Start your trip in the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires, home of the tango and a foodie’s paradise. Explore the city during the day then take in a tango show and dinner in the evening. Next up is the awe-inspiring Iguazu Falls straddled on the border between Argentina and Brazil. You’ll have time to visit both sides of the falls to appreciate its sheer scale and size. Your trip finishes in the stunning city of Rio de Janeiro, home to one of the 7 wonders of the world; the statue of Christ the Redeemer. Enjoy a full day tour of the city by open-top jeep and take in the sights and sounds of this magical city. Extend your holiday by including Buzios or Paraty for a few extra days of relaxation.

Tour highlights

    • Experience a Tango show and dinner at the Esquina Carlos Gardel theatre. 
    • Enjoy a city tour of Buenos Aires. 
    • Visit Christ Redeemer and the Sugarloaf mountain in Rio.  
    • Chance to see the Iguazu Falls from both the Argentinean and Brazilian national parks.  
    • Direct flights possible with British Airways from London (regional departures are available) 
    • Possibility for a beach extension after Rio de Janeiro. 
    • Itinerary can be tailor made to your requirements.

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Buenos Aires

On arrival into Buenos Aires you are met and taken by private transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.  


Overnight at Eurobuilding hotel. Superior room.

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 2

Buenos Aires City Tour and Evening Tango Show

Enjoy a guided city tour of the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires. Visits include the main square know as Plaza de Mayo, the colourful port neighbourhood of La Boca, the modern and upcoming region of Puerto Madero, the residential neighbourhoods of Palermo and La Recolata and the tour finishes with a visit to the Recoleta cemetery the resting place of Eva Peron.

In the evening enjoy a typical Tango show and dinner at the Esquina Carlos Gardel. The tango is the music of Buenos Aires. It originated in the 1880 ghettos which were populated by Italian and Spanish immigrants, Africans and gauchos. The tango rose from a mix of Cuban and Spanish rhythms, some polka, and according to some, also a bit of African music. At “Esquina Carlos Gardel” one can enjoy excellent cuisine and an art noveau style of decor which faithfully recreates the sophistication of the most luxurious salons of the time. At midnight return to the hotel.  

Overnight at Eurobuilding Boutique hotel. Superior room.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3

Buenos Aires

Today you have a free day in Buenos Aires. Perhaps arrange a day trip across the Rio Plata to the charming town of Colonia or head inland and visit a traditional Argentinean estancia. 

Overnight at Eurobuilding Boutique hotel. Superior room.

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 4

Buenos Aires - Iguazu Falls

Private transfer from your hotel in Buenos Aires to the Buenos Aires domestic airport for your flight to the Iguazu Falls. On arrival in Puerto Iguazu you are met taken by private transfer to your hotel.

Overnight at Panoramic Hotel Iguazu. Standard room. 

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 5

Iguazu Falls

Free day to visit the Argentinean side of the falls. The national park is only a 20 minute drive away from your hotel and once inside the national park there are many well marked trails making it easy to explore without the need for a guide. 

Overnight at Panoramic Hotel Iguazu. Standard room.

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 6

Brazilian Falls excursion - Fly to Rio de Janeiro

You are collected from your hotel and then you cross the border into Brazil and onto the Iguacu national park. Once inside the park you explore the boardwalks which lead along the side of the Iguazu River for nearly a kilometre. On this walk it is possible to see San Martin Island and some of the 275 different waterfalls including Bossetti and the three musketeers. At the end of the walk you reach an observation deck giving you a unique and close up view of the Devils throat. At the end of the tour you are taken to the nearby airport for your flight to Rio.

Once you arrive in Rio you are met and taken to your hotel.

Overnight at the Miramar by Windsor. Superior room. 

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 7

Rio de Janeiro city tour

Today enjoy a full day tour of Rio de Janeiro by jeep. Your day starts with a visit to the Tijuca forest, the largest urban forest in the world before continuing onto one of the 7 wonders of the world – the Christ Redeemer. From here enjoy sweeping panoramas of the city and is a must see on a visit to Rio. After lunch continue by jeep to the Sugarloaf Mountain where you take two cable cars up to the top of the mountain for yet more beautiful views of Rio. The excursion finishes with a visit to Rio’s botanic garden.


Overnight at the Miramar by Windsor. Superior room. 

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 8

Rio de Janeiro

Free day in Rio de Janeiro. Perhaps relax on either Ipanema or Copacabana beach or visit the bohemian district of Santa Teresa and ride the renovated tram up and down the cobbled streets and hills. 


Overnight at the Miramar by Windsor. Superior room. 

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 9

Departure to the UK

Free day. In the late afternoon private transfer to the airport for your flight back to the UK. 


If you are wanting to extend your time in Brazil, why not consider a beach extension to either Paraty or Buzios both of which a close to Rio. 

INCLUDES : Breakfast

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1st September 2016 - 31st October 2017

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