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Welcome to the party capital - Rio de Janeiro - and the start of your adventure! Arriving into Rio Airport our local driver is on hand to meet you and safely drive you to your hotel. (7 NIGHTS AT THE GOLDEN TULIP CONTINENTAL HOTEL -- STANDARD ROOM -- RIO DE JANEIRO)
This morning we drive past downtown Rio past the Sambodrome, Metropolitan Cathedral. Then past the traditional Cinelândia Square with its historical buildings, the Municipal Theater, the National Library and the National Museum. We then go to Urca to catch the 2 part cable car journey to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain where we'll enjoy splendid views of Copacabana beach, the Santa Cruz fortress and several beaches of Niterói. Afternoon we go to the Cosme Velho Train cog station at the bottom of Corcovado Mountain to take the ride up to the top, through the dense Tijuca rain forest to the 38m tall (125ft) Christ Redeemer Statue. Returning to your hotel in the later afternoon.
For your next days in Rio enjoy free time to explore at your leisure.
This morning our trusty driver will return you to Rio Airport for your flight to Foz do Iguaçú Airport. (FLIGHT NOT INCLUDED). Arriving here, our local driver will take you to your hotel. Today you will have a tour the Brazilian side of the falls, walking along catwalks that allow you to see the torrents of water at their most impressive. (2 NIGHTS AT THE SAINT GEORGE IGUAZU HOTEL -- MASTER ROOM -- IGUAZU FALLS)
Enjoy a full day excursion to the Argentinean side of the falls. A number of walking trails are available bringing you in front of or above the rapids. You’ll also see the dramatic Garganta del Diablo or Devil’s Throat, an awe-inspiring display of natural power.
Sadly your journey has come to its conclusion. We will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight home.