Classic South America
Santiago, Valparaiso, Buenos Aires, Iguassu Falls, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janiero
A continent rich in natural wonders, historic cities and imposing monuments, you've made it to South America. With imposing mountain ranges, ethereal waters and an exotic wildness, it is little surprise this enchanting part of the world is also known as the "land of poets," its sweeping landscapes having influenced the works of Pablo Neruda and Gabriela Mistral. From this wondrous palette, we've fashioned a harmonious vacation, steeped in opulence and layered in the Latin way of life. From Sugarloaf cityscapes to the thundering chasm of the Devil's Throat and Incan ruins, you'll experience the best of South America.
Our prices start from7,195 LAND ONLY
12 Days • GUIDED • 21 MealsOperated Tour
- 11 nights accommodation
- Services of a Traveling Concierge
- All on-tour transportation and related fees, including on-tour flight
- Hotel-to-hotel baggage handling
- Round-trip airport to hotel transfers (Restrictions apply)
- 11 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 6 dinners
Day 1 - Welcome To Chile
Your complimentary, private transfer takes you to your local departure airport. On arrival at Santiago International Airport, you will be met and transferred to your luxurious hotel. Join your traveling concierge and fellow travelers for a welcome dinner.
Day 2 - The Sights of Santiago
Meet a local expert for an in-depth city exploration before sitting down to an included lunch. Your evening is at leisure.
Day 3 - Valparaiso and Wine Country
Travel to the UNESCO-listed port of Valparaíso. Visit the boutique Kingston Family Winery in the Casablanca Valley for a local wine tasting. Return to Santiago for the evening.
Day 4 - Fly to Buenos Aires
Enjoy a leisurely morning before flying to Buenos Aires, where you'll spend the next couple of days. This evening, taste famed Argentinean beef, a local specialty, during a highlight dinner with wine at Piegari Carnes.
Day 5 - Beautiful Buenos Aires
Get to know Buenos Aires with a local expert as you explore the neighborhoods of Palermo, San Telmo and Recoleta. View the balcony made famous by Eva Peron, the former First Lady of Argentina, and walk the colourful streets of La Boca. Visit Teatro Colón, the main opera house in Buenos Aires and considered one of the ten best opera houses in the world. Acoustically it is thought to be among the five best concert venues in the world. Experience an electrifying evening of live music, singers and dancers at Rojo Tango during your highlight dinner with wine.
Day 6 - Relaxed Start Pampas, Estancias And Gauchos
Experience a traditional Argentinian Estancia. Get a taste of the life of an Argentinian gaucho, or cowboy as you are served a delicious asado highlight lunch.
Day 7 - The Falls of Iguassu
Fly to Iguassu Falls, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Venture to the Argentinean side of the falls to see the unfathomable Devil's Throat with your local expert. Dinner is served at your luxurious resort, the only hotel inside the Brazilian Iguassu National Park, where you'll choose from a selection of traditional Brazilian barbecue or international cuisine.
Day 8 - Relaxed Start The "Great Waters" Of Iguassu Falls
Wake up inside the park and beat the crowds. Join a local expert for a walk on the Brazilian side of the falls, where you'll witness panoramic views of San Martin Island and visit incredible Bird Park, which provides shelter for over a thousand birds, butterflies and reptiles from across South America.
Day 9 - Rio de Janeiro, City of Sea And Samba
Fly to vibrant Rio de Janeiro and transfer to your hotel on iconic Copacabana Beach, famous for its three-mile stretch of golden sand and bustling energy. Settle into the local way of life, with a highlight dinner at a traditional Brazilian steakhouse.
Day 10 - Relaxed Start Exploring Rio de Janeiro
Join a local expert on a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain. Savour a highlight lunch at Confeitaria Colombo. Go behind the scenes of one of the most important theatres in Brazil with a private guided tour of Rio's Municipal theatre.
Day 11 - A Farewell To Rio de Janeiro
Join your local expert on a train ride up Corcovado Hill to Christ the Redeemer, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and modern wonder of the world. Toast your journey over a remarkable celebration dinner at the exceptional E'toile Restaurant, a French-Brazilian restaurant with breathtaking views of the ocean from the 26th floor.
Day 12 - Depart Rio de Janeiro
A private transfer will take you to the Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport, locally known as Galeao International. On arrival at your home airport, your driver will greet and escort you to your waiting car for your private transfer home.
2021 Tour Dates
Pricing is per person, double occupancy, land and on-tour flights only, based on March 30, 2021 travel date. International airfare is additional.
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