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Sample Itinerary - REF SOUTH AMERICA 47

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Day 1: Buenos Aires

Bienviendos a Argentina! Upon arrival into the international airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel. (Not possible to connect in one day from La Paz to any of your chosen destinations). Overnight Two Buenos Aires Hotel

Day 2: Buenos Aires - Iguazu Falls (Argentina)

After breakfast this morning transfer to the airport for your flight to Puerto Iguazu, your base for exploring the magnificent Iguazu Falls. Straddling the border between Argentina and Brazil, the Iguazu Falls are composed of over 250 separate cascades. Today tour the Brazilian side of the falls, walking along catwalks that allow you to see the torrents of water at their most impressive. (Helicopter flight can be booked and paid for locally). Overnight Sol Cataratas Hotel

Day 3: Iguazu Falls (Argentina)

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. (Helicopter flight can be booked and paid for locally).

Day 4: Iguazu Falls (Argentina) - El Calafate

After breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight to El Calafate, the starting point for excursions to one of Argentina’s most famous natural wonders – the Pertio Moreno glacier. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. FLIGHT PUERTO IGUAZU TO EL CALAFATE NOT INCLUDED. Overnight Sierra Nevada Hotel

Day 5: El Calafate

Measuring 30km in length, the monstrous Perito Moreno glacier is a jagged mass of crevasses and towering columns of ice. It’s also unusual in the sense that it is actually growing in size and constantly moving forward. Today enjoy a full day excursion beginning at Brazo Rico where you will be able to spot floating icebergs and continuing with a nautical safari on Rico Lake for spectacular views of the ice walls.

Day 6: El Calafate

Today offers a chance for you to continue exploring the southern sector of Parque Nacional los Glaciares independently or enjoy some downtime at Lago Argentino. (Other options include a full day tour to the Bosque Pertificado La Leona, a petrified forest with fossilised trunks and dinosaur bones! Book and pay locally).

Day 7: El Calafate - Torres del Paine

After breakfast and hotel check out we drive you to the region of Torres Del Paine National Park in Argentina. Today will be a day of driving and border crossing formalities aprox 7 hours). Arriving at your hotel in Puerto Notales (owing to the fact all hotels closed in winter in the park), check in and relax for the evening. Overnight Remota Hotel

Days 8-9: Torres del Paine

Over the today and tomorrow you will have ample opportunity to partake in the many activities offered as included by your hotel. The activities and excursions on offer will ensure you see the very best of this incredible national park.

Day 10: Torres del Paine

Today we will transfer you to Punta Arenas Airport in time for your flight to Lima Via Santiago.