Overlooking Brazil from Christ the Redeemer | Brazil | South America
FROM: £1,155 pp

Travel from Buenos Aires, Argentina's sultry capital to the vibrant party city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil with the freedom to choose how you spend your time in both cities. Explore Iguazu Falls, one of the world’s most spectacular waterfalls along the way.

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Trip Highlights

Buenos Aires - Argentina's captivating capital. Opt to visit the famous Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes and take in a Tango Show.
Explore the stunning Iguazu Falls one of the worlds largest waterfall systems spanning the borders of Argentina and Brazil.
Visit the hot spots of Buenos Aries: Plaza de Mayo, San Telmo, La Boca, Puerta Madero and Palermo.
Rio de Janeiro - Brazil's party capital. Opt to take in the breath-taking views from Sugarloaf Mountain, marvel at iconic Christ the Redeemer and visit the world-famous beaches of Copacabana or Ipanema


9 nights STANDARD accommodation. Upgrading to SUPERIOR or DELUXE accommodation options are also available upon request. Accommodation rating – See Trip Notes for details
Included Excursions: Half day Buenos Aires City Tour, Full day Iguazu Argentinean Falls excursion, Full day Sugar Loaf and Corcovado excursion. All excursions on a shared basis, private touring available for a supplement
Services of local English-speaking guides for all scheduled sightseeing
9 breakfasts and 1 lunch
All relevant transfers and transportation
Airport arrival and departure transfer

Not Included

International flights and visas
Iguazu National Park entrance fee
Items of a personal nature and additional meals
Domestic flights. South American airpasses are available with LATAM and other airline carriers when booked in conjunction with international flights, offering significant savings on domestic flights. Please ask a member of the team for more information.
Tipping – an entirely personal gesture


Day 1

Buenos Aires

Upon arrival at Buenos Aires Airport you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of today at leisure.
Overnight: Buenos Aires

Day 2

City Sightseeing

After breakfast enjoy a half day city tour where you'll head out to visit key attractions from 9 de Julio Avenue to San Telmo, taking you through the heart of Buenos Aires. Along the way you'll visit Puerto Madero, the old port of the city which is now a bustling cosmopolitan neighbourhood. Continue to Palermo where you'll find the green spaces are as sophisticated as the buildings and the chic cafes and bars. Finally, you end the tour in Recoleta which is possibly one of the most elegant neighbourhoods in Buenos Aires and is where the distinguished Recoleta Cemetery can be found, the resting place of Argentina’s most famous figures.
Overnight: Buenos Aires  |  Breakfast

Day 3

Free day

Today is free to explore the beautiful city with its many attractions from charming old-world cafes, upscale stylish neighborhoods and its flamboyant tango shows. As Tango capital of the world, no visit would be complete without taking in a tango show where dinner and a dance lesson are a great place to start your evening.
Overnight: Buenos Aires  |  Breakfast

Day 4

Buenos Aires to Iguazu

Buenos Aires – Iguazu. Transfer to Buenos Aires airport for your flight to Puerto Iguazu. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Puerto Iguazu. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight: Iguazu Falls (Argentina)  |  Breakfast

Days 5-6

Iguazu Falls

Following breakfast, you'll head out on a full day tour of the majestic Iguazu Falls. The visit to Iguazu National Park can be completed via 3 circuits best known as Lower Path, Higher path and the Devil´s Throat Path. The Lower Path walkways meander through lush jungle offering great views of most of the rapids and falls from a lower point of view. The Higher Path, following the elevated walkways, offers breathtaking scenery from a cliff-point outlook. The Devil’s Throat can only be accessed via the Ecological Jungle Train and with 14 cascades tumbling over 260 feet into the frothing water below, the Devils Throat is the star of Iguazu Falls.

Spend the following day at leisure. Explore the surrounding rainforest or simply relax in your chosen hotel.
Overnight: Puerto Iguazu (2)  |  Breakfast x 2

Day 7

Fly to Rio

Iguazu – Rio de Janeiro. Transfer to Puerto Iguazu Airport for your flight to Rio de Janeiro, where you will be met upon arrival and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is free to independently explore Brazil's vibrant party capital.
Overnight: Rio De Janeiro   |  Breakfast

Day 8

Sugar Loaf & Corcovado

Having enjoyed breakfast, head out on a full day tour to visit the famous Sugarloaf Mountain and Corcovado Mountain. Embarking on a thrilling cable car journey, you ride to the top of Urca Hill, which offers spectacular views of the entire bay and surrounding islands. Continuing onwards from Urca Hill you will then ascend in a second cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain, rising 395 meters above sea level and offering striking panoramic city views against the backdrop of the Atlantic.

Following a break for lunch you can then look forward to the afternoon part of the tour, driving past the scenic Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon before embarking on a thrilling train ride over Corcovado Mountain to the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer. Marvel at the impressive views of the city and famously pristine Brazilian beaches and lush forest.
Overnight: Rio De Janeiro   |  Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9

Free time in Rio

Explore this fascinating city at leisure. Spend the day strolling around the streets of Rio and perhaps admire the stunning backdrop, sample some of the local dishes and delicacies at one of the many restaurants or coffee houses. As it's the most famous beach in the world a trip to Rio wouldn't be complete without spending at a little time soaking up Copacabana’s beach culture whilst sipping the national drink ‘Caipirinha’. In the evening why not enjoy live Samba dancing either at a show or simply soak up the atmosphere in a club.
Overnight: Rio De Janeiro   |  Breakfast

Day 10

Rio De Janeiro

It is time to bid farewell to Rio, unless you have considered extending your stay then you will be transferred from your hotel to Rio de Janeiro airport.

Prices & Dates

Prices shown are per person when there are 2 persons sharing a room, based on a travelling party of at least 2 adults. The 'Single Room' price is applicable when a single room is required. If travelling solo, an additional ‘1-person’ supplement will apply.

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In Brief

Trip Type
Buenos Aires
Rio De Janeiro
Any day of the year
Hotel Rating
Standard (superior and deluxe available on request)
Tour Guide
yes - for all scheduled sightseeing
Breakfast: 9, Lunch: 1
Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls (Argentina), Rio De Janeiro
Bright lights of the cityscape behind boats on the hardbour in Buenos Aires
Bright lights of the cityscape behind boats on the hardbour in Buenos Aires
Bright lights of the cityscape behind boats on the hardbour in Buenos Aires
Powerful cascades of white water at Iguazu Falls
The sweeping bay of Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro
The sweeping bay of Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro
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