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Classic South America
Discover South America’s highlights while enjoying gourmet meals and sublime hotels on this stunning luxury journey.
- Style: Luxury Guided Group Journey
- Duration: 12 days/11 nights
- Starts in: Santiago
Guide Price £5989
per person (based on 2 adults sharing)
- Stay metres away from powerful Iguassu Falls
- Visit the historic port town of Valparaiso
- Enjoy a dinner and dance show at Rojo Tango in Buenos Aires
- Sample Chilean wine at the boutique Kingston Family Winery
- Learn the ways of a Gaucho in Pampas
- Soar above the clouds on a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain
- See Christ the Redeemer
Day 1 Santiago, Chile
Arrive into Chile’s capital and transfer to your luxurious hotel. This evening, meet with your fellow travellers and tour director for a welcome dinner.
Day 2 Santiago
Explore this vibrant city with a local expert and immerse yourself in Chilean culture. Spend the evening at leisure to explore further.
Day 3 Valparaiso
Head to the UNESCO World Heritage listed port of Valparaiso. Indulge in local wine at the boutique Kingston Family Winery in the Casablanca Valley, before returning to Santiago.
Day 4 Santiago to Buenos Aires, Argentina
Enjoy a leisurely morning before catching a flight to Argentina’s colourful capital, Buenos Aires. This evening, enjoy a local speciality of Argentinian beef at a local restaurant.
Day 5 Buenos Aires
Whisk around this fascinating city with a local expert as you explore the vibrant neighbourhoods, see the iconic balcony made famous by Eva Peron and walk the colourful streets of La Boca. Discover one of the best opera houses in the world as you visit the regal Teatro Colon theatre. This evening, experience an electrifying evening at a tango show.
Day 6 Pampas
Head out of the city to experience a traditional Argentinian Estancia in Pampas. Get a taste of life as a gaucho as you are set to work on the farm and enjoy a delicious asado lunch before heading back to the city.
Day 7 Buenos Aires to Iguassu Falls, Brazil
Fly to awe-inspiring Iguassu Falls and marvel at the awesome power of this UNESCO World Heritage Site as you explore the Argentinian side of the falls to see the unfathomable Devil’s Throat. Your stay here is in a luxurious hotel just meters away from the falls
Day 8 Iguassu Falls
Wake up to stunning views across the remarkable landscape and beat the crowds as you explore the Brazilian side of the falls with a local expert this morning. Enjoy panoramic views of San Martin Island and visit Bird Park, a shelter for thousands of birds, butterflies and reptiles from across South America.
Day 9 Iguassu Falls to Rio de Janeiro
Fly to Rio de Janeiro and relax at your luxurious hotel situated on vibrant Copacabana Beach. Enjoy a Brazilian Steakhouse dinner before watching an enigmatic samba show this evening.
Day 10 Rio de Janeiro
Join a local expert on a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and savour a Highlight Lunch at the historic Confeitaria Colombo Café whilst soaking up the breathtaking views of the city below. Later, 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 Rio de Janeiro
Take the train to the top of Corcovado Hill to see Christ the Redeemer, a modern wonder of the world. Toast your journey this evening over dinner at the exceptional E'toile Restaurant.
Day 12 Rio de Janeiro
Your tour comes to an end today after breakfast.
Departs:Selected departures, Mar - Nov 2021
per person (based on 2 adults sharing)
- 11 nights 4+ to 5 accommodation including the Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana (Ocean View Room)
- 11 breakfasts, 4 lunches & 6 dinners
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