South American Fantasy

9 Days
Buenos Aires, Iguazu, Rio de Janeiro

From the charming city of Buenos Aires, to the wonderful Río de Janeiro this program will take you through the two most cosmopolitan cities of South America as well as to the amazing Iguazú Falls in 9 unforgettable days.


Day 1: Buenos Aires
Arrival and reception at Ezeiza International airport. Private to selected hotel. Rest of the day free.

Day 2: Buenos Aires
In the morning, City tour OF Buenos Aires.
Tour description: Highlights of Buenos Aires, considered the most cosmopolitan city of South America. The tour includes: Plaza de Mayo and the surrounding buildings, among which La Casa Rosada (seat of the National Government); “El Cabildo”, old seat of the government of Buenos Aires, the metropolitan Cathedral stand out. From this place we”ll move along towards the “Congreso palace” (Parliament), the 9 de Julio Avenue (known as the widest in the world), get a glimpse of Colon Theater, considered one of the best opera houses of the world. We”ll also visit the popular suburb of the Boca, the famous “caminito” street, with its colorful houses and local artist and craft sellers: and finally we will continue to Palermo Park and the elegant neighborhood of Recoleta, with its renowned cemetery located just a few meters from the well known restaurants, cafeterias and discos of Buenos Aires
At night, optional Tango Show & Dinner in one of the best Tango houses of Buenos Aires.

Day 3: Buenos Aires
Full day Gaucho Party Tour.
Tour description: This is a visit to a typical “estancia” (Ranch) of the Argentine wet pampas, one of the most fertile natural prairies of the world and famous for its meat and cereal production.
Upon arrival. you will be invited to taste “empanadas”, a typical appetizer and later the “asado”, which will be served with good Argentine wines. Later on, you will enjoy a show of folkloric songs, dances and of cowboys skills. On Sundays, we make a stop at the Flea Market of San Telmo.

Day 4: Buenos Aires – Iguazú
Transfer to the airport to take flight to Puerto Iguazu. Reception at Iguazu Airport and transfer to selected hotel.
Free afternoon. If you are adventurous, we recommend this spare time to try Iguazu Forest tour, a great journey to know the local forest that includes trekking down the jungle, rappelling and canopying between some of the tallest trees of the area.

Day 5 Iguazú
Full day visit to the falls on the Argentine side.
Tour description: the tour starts at the train station of the visitors center; from there we will jump on the Ecological train to reach the Devil”s throat station. We”ll walk along a 600 meter path that joins the station in Cataratas with the area that goes to the footbridges. During the day, we will visit the 3 circuits to watch the main waterfalls.

Day 6: Iguazu
Rio de Janeiro. In the morning, private tour to Brazilian side of the falls to get a panoramic view of the falls. After this visit, continue to Foz do Iguassu airport to take afternoon flight to Rio do Janeiro.
Reception at Rio Airport and private transfer to selected hotel.

Day 7: Rio de Janeiro
Half day private visit to the Corcovado with lunch.
Tour description: the tour will take us to the Corcovado hill with the Christ the Redeemer statue, 710 mts of height, that is one of the most visited tourist points in this marvelous city. From the top of the hill, you will have amazing vistas of Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon, North Zone and the beaches. The ascent is done in vehicle and it is an ecological stroll as the Corcovado is located within the National Park of the Floresta de Tijuca – world”s major urban floresta. Lunch at a “churrasqueria” for the best selection of Brazilian beef.

Day 8: Rio de Janeiro
Day at leisure. At night, optional Samba show of Rio at Plataforma. Includes regular transfers and dinner.

Day 9: Rio de Janeiro
Private transfer to the airport. End of our services.

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