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Argentina & Brazil Holidays

Heritage Tour

15 Night Itinerary from £3,3792,986$3,731

Escorted Group Tour

 

Enjoy cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, admire Iguassu magnificent waterfalls, explore the majestic setting, Royal history and vibrancy of Rio de Janeiro and discover Salvador's colonial and African heritage.

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  • Explore the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires and experience its famous tango
  • Stand in awe at Latin America's greatest waterfall - The Iguazu Falls
  • Explore Rio de Janeiro, including visiting Christ the Redeemer for extraordinary views 
  • Choose from a huge range of excursions to discover authentic Rio 
  • Discover the colonial heritage of Salvador and its Afro-Portuguese traditions

This itinerary can be modified and adapted to your preference with a specialst advisor, who can provide a guaranteed price, based on hotels, transport, excursions and flights.

Heritage Tour
Tour Itinerary

Buenos Aires - 3 Nights

Day 1 - Overnight travel to Argentina

Day 2 - Buenos Aires

Day 3 - Guided City Tour of Buenos Aires

Day 4 - Day at Leisure in Buenos Aires

Day 1

Overnight travel to Argentina

We depart from London Gatwick to Madrid for an overnight flight to Buenos Aires, staying for three nights.


Day 2

Buenos Aires

Arriving early in the morning at Buenos Aires, you will be met by your Guide and taken to your chosen hotel. We conduct an introductory briefing. In the afternoon you have the flexibility of persuing your own interests or perhaps visiting Recoleta Park, exploring this elegant neighbourhood, and relax at a traditional cafe whilst absorbing the spirit of Argentinean life. 


Day 3

Guided City Tour of Buenos Aires

We begin in the neighborhood of La Boca, painted a mish-mash of vibrant primary colours, where artists sell their works and tango dancers entertain passersby. We continue towards the city centre's prominent obelisk, the Cathedral and the Presidential Palace or "Pink House"; an area famous for its glorious architecture of French styled buildings, cafes, elegantly dressed people and tree-lined avenues.

 


Day 4

Day at Leisure in Buenos Aires

Today you have the flexibility to pursue your own interests. Private excursions include a boat trip to the Tigre Delta or visiting Colonia in Uruguay.

Iguazu Falls - 2 Nights

Day 5 - Travel to Iguazu

Day 6 - Explore the Argentinean Falls

 

Day 5

Travel to Iguazu

We continue our journey by flying to Iguazu Falls, one of South America's most spectacular sights. In the afternoon you have the opportunity to explore the Falls on a short walk.
 


Day 6

Explore the Argentinean Falls

In the morning we explore the Argentinean side of the Falls. This is a great opportunity to appreciate the myriad of waterfalls, surrounding tropical forest and diverse wildlife as well as venture to the Garganta del Diablo or "Devils Throat" for a view from above the Falls. In the afternoon you have the flexibility to relax, or continue exploring Iguazu on your own.

Rio de Janeiro - 4 Nights

Day 7 - Brazilian Falls and Rio

Day 8 - City Tour of Rio de Janeiro

Day 9 - Day at Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

Day 10 - Day at Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

Day 7

Brazilian Falls and Rio

In the morning we cross the border to discover the Brazilian side of the Falls which offers fantastic panoramic views of the river as vast torrent of water cascade over the falls. In the afternoon we fly to Rio de Janeiro and transfer to the hotel, close to Copacabana beach and the vibrant district of Ipanema.


Day 8

City Tour of Rio de Janeiro

We begin our tour by visiting the famous Statue of Christ the Redeemer on Corcovado Mountain where you can admire spectacular 360° views of the city, tropical forest, granite peaks and bay. From here we visit the bohemian district of Santa Teresa, once home to the rich and famous it's now occupied by galleries, writers, musicians and artists. Our journey continues into the city centre for lunch at one of Rio's oldest coffee shops, after which you visit the Cathedral and travel into the historical district to admire the strong colonial architecture and charming atmosphere.

 


Day 9

Day at Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

Today you have the flexibility to pursue your own interests. We have a wide range of optional excursions for you to enjoy.


Day 10

Day at leisure in Rio de Janeiro

We have another day to explore Rio further.

 

Salvador - 3 Nights

Day 11 - Travel to Salvador da Bahia

Day 12 - Guided City Tour of Salvador

Day 13 - Day at Leisure in Salvador

Day 14 - Return flight to the UK

Day 15 - Arrive in the UK

Day 11

Travel to Salvador da Bahia

Continuing our journey we fly to Salvador and transfer to our hotel for 3 nights. Salvador is the heart of Brazilian identity with roots in Porguguese colonial history, blending with African culture, music, Candomble, Capoeira and the Orixa deities. This European and African blend has produced an explosion of creativity in the arts, music, dance and literature. The old town centre, the Pelourinho, was restored and became a UNESCO World Heritage Site with restaurants, art galleries and music centres in colonial houses.


Day 12

Guided City Tour of Salvador

We journey through the cobbled streets of Salvador, with splendid colonial architecture, which stand as a reminder of a bygone era when Salvador was at the height of its glory in the 18th century. We explore the upper and lower parts of the city, we visit the numerous churches, squares, fortifications and symbols of Salvador's rich diversity of faiths and cultures, as we immerse ourselves into the heart of Brazil's colonial roots from Portuguese and African influences.


Day 13

Day at Leisure in Salvador

Today you have the flexibility to pursue your own interests. Private excursions include: Visit the Old city of Cachoeira in the "Reconcavo Bahiano" or a cruise of the Bay and Island of Itaparica.


Day 14

Return flight to the UK

Transfer to the airport for overnight flight to the UK.


Day 15

Arrive in the UK

Price Guidelines

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Multiple Travellers - Twin Room £3,379

Prices are a guideline and per person. Please request a quote for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve & Easter.


What's Included

  • 15 Days / 12 Nights
  • International flights (2 overnight)
  • Accommodation and breakfast
  • Transfers to and from accommodation
  • Excursions with English-speaking guides
  • Transport and meals as shown.

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