Road to Rio Group Tour

From Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Group
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Tour Description

On this small group holiday, you will explore the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires, be astounded by the mighty Iguazu Falls and experience the beaches and vibrancy of Rio de Janeiro. With only 20 passengers this small group tour suits those looking to travel with a like-minded group. This tour is accompanied at all times by an experienced guide and we have left no stone unturned in giving you the best value group trip on the market.

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Buenos Aires is the birthplace of the famous tango, nowadays included in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List

Immerse yourself in the beauty of awe-inspiring Iguazu Falls, one of the top attractions in South America

Spend the day at Copacabana Beach, one of the most famous and vibrant beaches in the world

Tour Itinerary

Day 1
Buenos Aires

Arrive in Buenos Aires and transfer to your hotel. Pre-departure welcome dinner. Please meet in the hotel reception at 19:30. Dinner tonight will be at a local Argentinian Steakhouse (Vegetarian options available).
Overnight in Buenos Aires

Day 2
Buenos Aires

A tour of Buenos Aires serves as a great introduction to this incredible city giving you a taste of its fascinating history, architecture, culture, inhabitants, anecdotes, and secrets.This evening enjoy an intimate & passionate tango show, housed in a cosy wood-panelled 19th century building in the heart of Buenos Aires historic center. Dinner included.
Overnight in Buenos Aires

Day 3
Buenos Aires - Free Day

Today is free to enjoy the sights and sounds of this world famous city.
Head to the famous San Telmo antiques & tourist markets for some great shopping.
Or why not enjoy a day trip over the River Plate to the beautiful city of Colonia with its UNESCO World Heritage Listed historic center.
Or head out of city on day a day trip to the Tigre Delta or an Estancia. There are many options. Please ask your Travel Adviser for more details as advance reservations may be required.
Overnight in Buenos Aires

Day 4
Buenos Aires Iguazu

Today we depart Buenos Aires & fly to Iguazu Falls. Transfers & flights included. The spectacular Iguazu Falls that straddle the Argentine-Brazil border, are made up of 275 individual waterfalls lining a 2.7km wide horseshoe-shaped gorge.
Overnight in Iguazu, Argentina

Day 5
Iguazu

After an early morning pick up from your hotel, we travel to the Argentinean side of the Iguazu Falls. Beginning at the visitor’s centre, we take a ride on the Rainforest Ecological train before exploring the upper and lower circuit footbridges. The footbridges, which are raised off the jungle floor, provide panoramic views from above and below the falls. A visit to Devil’s Gorge arguably the most spectacular falls, is one of the day’s highlights.
Overnight in Iguazu, Argentina

Day 6
Iguazu Rio de Janeiro

Iguazu
Rio de Janeiro
Today we see the falls from the Brazilian side of the border. After arriving at the visitor center, we board buses for a tour of the park. Equipped with panoramic windows, the buses are designed to maximize your views of the falls, while the walkways and steps allow you to get up close to the spray.
Following your tour of the falls, we will head to the Bird Park. Wonder through the 12 acres of subtropical forest to see many native species of birds in their natural habitat.
Transfer to the Airport for your flight to Rio. Upon arrival in to Rio you will be transferred to your hotel.
Overnight in Rio

Day 7
Rio de Janeiro

After departing from the hotel, the tour makes its way to the bottom of Corcovado Hill, where you will ascend the mountain by van. Climbing 4km through the world’s largest urban national park, the Tijuca Forest, you will arrive at the statue of Christ the Redeemer. After some time with the panoramic views you will continue to the Maracana Stadium where we can make a stop to see the stadium. We also pass the Sambadrome, and the Metropolitan Cathedral, before passing through the bohemian neighbourhood of Lapa and its famous arches en route to Copacabana. You will have a traditional Brazilian BBQ lunch before visiting the famous Sugarloaf. After descending, passengers will return to their hotels. Hotel pick up between 8am and 9.30am. Included: All transport, tickets and entry fees, lunch (beverages not included). Approximate duration of tour: 8 hours.
Overnight in Rio

Day 8
Rio de Janeiro

Today is a free day for you to relax on one of Rio’s famous beaches such as Ipanema or Copacabana, or explore the city further at your leisure. We have a great selection of optional day tours. Please ask for more details.
Overnight in Rio

Day 9
Rio de Janeiro Depart

You will be transferred from your hotel to the airport for your outward flight.

What’s Included

Accommodation
  • Included Copy 20 8 nights nights accommodation in standard hotels
Food
  • Included Copy 20 8 Breakfast, 1 Lunch & 2 Dinners
Fees & Services
  • Included Copy 20 Internal flights within South America as per itinerary with LATAM
  • Included Copy 20 Fully Escorted within South America (Buenos Aires to Rio) for groups with 10 or more passengers
  • Included Copy 20 Departures 9 passengers or less, will include services of our Local English Speaking Guides
  • Included Copy 20 All Tours with local English speaking guide
  • Included Copy 20 All Airport transfers
  • Included Copy 20 Tours Includes in Buenos Aires: - Half Day City Tour, Dinner & Tango Show
  • Included Copy 20 Tours Included in Iguazu: Full Day Argentina Falls, Half Day Brazil Falls & Bird Park
  • Included Copy 20 Tours Included in Rio: Full Day Corcovado & Sugarloaf
  • Included Copy 20 All entrance fees, national park fees on all day tours
  • Included Copy 7 Iguazu Tourist Tax payable locally only ARS50 (USD3.40)
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Duration

9 days

Price from

$2,995 USD

Per person, twin share

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