Best of Argentina and Brazil

Congress of the Argentine Nation, Buenos Aires Argentinien
Tourists at Iguazu Falls, one of the world's great natural wonders, on the border of Brazil and Argentina.
Aerial view of Christ Redeemer
Best of Argentina and Brazil

0ravel Period: October 11 - 20, 2023

10 days / 9 nights

(PRIVATE TOUR)

$3195 per person
  • Price shown is based on Twin Sharing
  • From: Los Angeles - Buenos Aires - Iguazu Falls - Rio De Janeiro - Los Angeles

ITINERARY


Day 1: Oct 11 (Wed). Depart Los Angeles to Rio De Janeiro.


Day 2: Oct 12 (Thu). Rio De Janeiro

Arrival and transfer to Hotel Copa Sul or similar. Experience the glamor and rhythm of a colorful Rio de Janeiro. Rio means Carnival, symbolized by the exciting music, exotic costumes, and rhythmic dance of the samba, a fusion of Portuguese, native and African influences. You'll be caught up in the excitement of this cultural journey, with a spectacular city known as one of the most beautiful cities in the world. (B)


Day 3: Oct 13 (Fri). Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Breakfast and Excursion Corcovado and Sugar Loaf. visit the most famous attraction of the city, the "marvel of Rio", more known as Christ Redeemer, chosen as one of the seven marvels of the modern worldLocated at a height of 710 meters, it is one of the tourist points most visited in the city. From the summit, we will be able to be sighting the beaches, the Lagoon Rodrigo de Freitas, Maracaná's stadium, the downtown, and the north zone, among other places. The tour includes also a panoramic visit to the downtown, estimating its modern and historical architecture, emphasizing the Sambódromo, the Metropolitan Cathedral, and the traditional square of Filmland, where there are located the Municipal Theatre and the National Library. Visit the Sugar Loaf for a panoramic view of the beaches and Guanabara Bay. (B)


Day 4: Oct 14 (Sat). Rio De Janeiro

Breakfast. This is the day to enjoy the world-famous Copacabana Beach or Praia de Copacabana. It’s a breath-taking 2.5mi (4.5 km) stretch of bright sand that’s filled with people luxuriating in the sun and soaking up the atmosphere. As night descends the lights go on and football is played until the wee hours. Other groups start singing and dancing and still, others are just there to check each other out. The busy sidewalks can get seedy at night so take care. Behind, it raises the Sugarloaf and Morro de Leme, which is one of the world’s most densely populated residential areas. Many hotels are situated here and there are plenty of restaurants and bars and some decent shopping. (B)


Day 5: Oct 15 (Sun). Rio De Janeiro - Iguazu Falls

Transfer to the airport to board your domestic flight to Iguazu Falls. Arrival and transfer to Hotel Jardines de Iguazu or similar. (B)


Day 6: Oct 16 (Mon). Iguazu Falls

After breakfast, take the Argentinean side Tour of the waterfalls. On the transfer to the Argentinean side of Iguassu Falls, visitors will cross a bridge built-in 1985, known popularly as the "International Fraternity Bridge" connecting the two countries, Brazil (Foz do Iguaçu) and Argentina (Puerto Iguazu). The Iguassu Falls on the Argentine side is located in the Iguazú National Park, 28 kilometers from the center of Foz do Iguaçu and 45 kilometers from the Tropical Hotel das Cataratas of the Cataracts. The bridge lies approximately 20 kilometers, downstream from Iguassu Falls and just 2 kilometers, upstream from the confluence of the Iguaçu and Paraná Rivers, where visitors will be able to have a pretty panoramic sight of the Three-Frontier Landmark on each corner of the three borders: Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina. Upon arrival at the Iguazú National Park visitors will pass through a Visitors' Center, from where they will leave for the two stations of the ecological trains. The first stop will be at Cataratas Station from where the visit to the Upper and Lower part of Iguassu Falls begins. After the end of this tour passengers will board the train again for the Devils' Throat Station, this is one of the most important observation points of the Falls. Overnight at Hotel De Selva. (B)


Day 7: Oct 17 (Tue). Iguazu Falls - Buenos Aires

After breakfast, we will cross the border to the Brazil side of the falls. One of the most beautiful among the world's natural postcards, the Iguassu Falls are located in Foz do Iguaçu. The Falls, situated in the Iguassu National Park is considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World. Created on January 10, 1939, and listed in 1986 by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage Site, the Iguassu National Park is one of the largest forest reserves in South America as well as important for the protection of the State's renewable resources. The visit to the Park starts at the Visitors' Center, located at the Park's entrance, about 12 kilometers from the Iguassu Falls. In this center, it is possible to find, besides photo exhibits on the Park and the Falls, a large souvenir shop and a bank terminal.

After passing through the Visitors' Center, the tour continues through a road that crosses the Park and takes us to the wonderful Iguassu Falls. Along the way, information and instructions about the area. Once at the Falls the tour takes place over an easy-to-walk path of approximately 1.200 meters which allows contact with the host coatis. It is an unforgettable and emotional trip! Transfer to fly to Buenos Aires, Argentina. (B)

Arrival and transfer to Hotel Argenta Tower or similar


Day 8: Oct 18 (Wed). Buenos Aires

Breakfast. City Tour: In this tour, we start the tour around the center of the city where the most attractive places are located: Av. 9 de Julio, Colón Theatre, and the Obelisk “the symbol of Buenos Aires”. We will continue towards Plaza de Mayo and later to the south of the city passing through San Telmo with its “Tanguerías”, La Boca, and Caminito. Continuing to Puerto Madero, we will also visit the biggest green space of Buenos Aires, Palermo, with its parks and buildings, and last Recoleta, a neighborhood where the culture and elegance live together. Overnight at Hotel Argenta Tower. (B)     


Day 9: Oct 19 (Thu). Buenos Aires

After breakfast, excursion “Tigre & Delta” tour. We will visit the coastal area of Buenos Aires, starting with Av. del Libertador, Costanera, Jorge Newbery Airport, and River Plate stadium. Passing through the Presidential House of Olivos, arriving at Maipú Station of the Coast Train. At San Isidro Station, you will have free time to visit its attractions. We will continue by bus from San Isidro to Tigre, there we will enjoy navigation between the rivers and creeks, one of them, the Sarmiento River where the ex-president Sarmiento´s house is located. Ending at the Fluvial Station and returning to Buenos Aires. (B)  


Day 10: Oct 20 (Fri). Rio De Janeiro - USA

After breakfast transfer to the airport to board your flight to USA. Tour Ends. (B)


 

 

What Is Included:

  • Round trip economy class airfare Los Angeles-Buenos Aires-Rio De Janeiro
  • Local flights on economy class airfare Buenos Aires-Iguazu Falls; Cataratas Airport to São Paulo Guarulhos-Rio De Janeiro
  • Meet and Assist upon arrival.
  • Buenos Aires: 3 nights accommodation
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Half-day city tour in regular service
  • Delta del Tigre half-day excursion in regular service
  • Iguazu: 2 nights accommodation
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Full-day excursion at Argentinian Water Falls in regular service with entrance fees
  • Half-day excursion to the Brazilian Water Falls in regular service with entrance fees
  • Rio de Janeiro: 3 nights accommodation
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Corcovado and sugar Loaf full-day excursion with van and lunch
  • Samba Show
  • Meals: 9-breakfast

Hotels (4* category):

Buenos Aires - Hotel Argenta Tower

Iguazu Falls - Hotel De Selva

Rio de Janeiro - Hotel Astoria Palace


What Is Not Included:

  • Personal Expenses, drinks at meals, lunches
  • Gratuities of $160 for local Tour Guide, Driver, Tour Director, Waiter, Porter to be collected in advance.