Grand Tour Of South America

3N Rio de Janeiro , 2N Iguacu Falls City , 3N Buenos Aires , 3N Santiago de Chile , 1N Lima , 3N Cusco and 3N Quito
19 days

From

US$ 2,995

per person

About the tour

Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city in Brazil, on the South Atlantic coast. Rio is famous for its breathtaking landscape, its laidback beach culture and its annual carnival. The harbour of Rio de Janeiro is comprised of a unique entry from the ocean that makes it appear to be the mouth of a river.

Accommodation

Grand Mercure Rio de Janeiro Copacabana or Similar

3 night(s) in Rio de Janeiro

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: None

Viale Cataratas Hotel or Similar

2 night(s) in Iguacu Falls City

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: None

Hotel De Las Americas or Similar

3 night(s) in Buenos Aires

Room Type: Standard Room

Hotel Eurotel Providencia or Similar

3 night(s) in Santiago

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: None

Jose Antonio or Similar

1 night(s) in Lima

Room Type: Standard Room

Jose Antonio or Similar

3 night(s) in Cusco

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: None

Holiday Inn Express Quito, an IHG Hotel or Similar

3 night(s) in Quito

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: None

Included in the price

Rio de Janeiro

  • All transfers and excursions will be provided on seat in bus basis.
  • Accommodation and meals mentioned in the tour description

Day-wise Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrival In Rio

Upon arrival, our collaborators offer a welcoming reception and will transfer you to the hotel. Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.

Day 2: Half Day Corcovado Tour

The tour starts in the morning. The bus will take the participants through some of the finest touristic spots heading to the Cosme Velho ́s district, where the railroad station to the cable car that lift up to the Corcovado is located. At the top of the Corcovado's mountain, at a 710 metres height, is placed one of the most famous postcards of Rio de Janeiro, the fourty meters height statue of the Christ Reedemer. This impressive statue with its magnificent belvedere, spreads the amazing sights of the city of Rio de Janeiro, mainly some of the most typical districts of the town and as well the famous beaches. At the end, return by bus to the hotel. Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.

Day 3: Rio De Janeiro

The day is at leisure for own activities. Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.

Day 4: Rio De Janeiro To Iguassu

At proper time, transfer from the hotel to the airport. Arrival in Iguassu, meet and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Iguassu.

Day 5: Visit The Brazilian Side Of The Falls

Departure in vehicle heading to the National Park of the Brazilian Falls. The tour starts with a visit to the main Center of the park, where the participants will have the opportunity to get some hints about the local ecosystem. From there the tour follows with a walking time through the most important track of the park where the participants could enjoy an astonishing view of the waterfalls. From the local belvedere the participants will have a privileged sight of the both parks of the waterfalls. Return to the main point via the panoramic elevator. Overnight in Iguassu.

Day 6: Iguassu To Buenos Aires

At schedule time, transfer to the airport to take your flight to Buenos Aires. At arrival, meet and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Buenos Aires.

Day 7: Half Day City Tour In Buenos Aires

  • In the afternoon, get acquainted with Buenos Aires during this tour highlighting the city’s major
  • neighborhoods and attractions. Among the points of interest you will see the Main Square
  • Plaza de Mayo surrounded by the Casa Rosada (Presidential Headquarters Office), the Cabildo
  • (Colonial Town Hall) and the Cathedral. You will also drive through the charming streets of San
  • Telmo and down the colorful roads of La Boca, famous for its multicolor tin houses. Later, drive
  • through elegant Barrio Norte on your way to the Recoleta Cemetery, an amazing aboveground
  • cemetery lined with mausoleums and statues. Finally, visit Palermo and its magnificent
  • mansions and parks.
  • Overnight in Buenos Aires.

Day 8: Buenos Aires

  • The day is at leisure for own activities.
  • Overnight in Buenos Aires.

Day 9: Buenos Aires To Santiago

At the scheduled time, transfer to the airport to take your flight to Santiago. Upon arrival, reception by our representatives and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Santiago.

Day 10: Panoramic Half Day City Tour

Views of a moving city, from the history of the colonial neighborhoods to the modernity of the new financial center also known as “Sanhattan”, be part of this trip through the different sceneries that characterize this Southamerican Metropolis. We will begin by the city's old residential area, passing by beautiful residences that today are part of the Barrio Universitario (university area). Our trip continues to the historical and financial City Center where the La Moneda government palace, the Main Square and its buildings are the main highlights. Then we will continue to the green Parque Forestal, where we can admire the stunning building that house the Fine Arts museum. We will end the tour visiting the bohemian Bellavista neighborhood. Return to the hotel. Overnight in Santiago.

Day 11: Santiago

The day is at leisure for own activities. Overnight in Santiago.

Day 12: Santiago / Lima City Tour

At schedule time, transfer to the airport to take your flight to Lima. At arrival, meet and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon, a trip to the essential Lima, “The City of Kings” including the most important architectural icons of the city, such as the Main Square, where you can find the Government Palace, the City Hall, the Cathedral and the Archbishop's Palace. Then, we continue with a visit to the San Francisco Convent, an architectonic jewel dating back to the 16th downtown Miraflores, with it's Park of Love to enjoy a splendid view of the Pacific Ocean. Overnight in Lima.

Day 13: Cusco: Half Day City Tour, Sacsayhuaman And Nearby Ruins

  • At the scheduled time, transfer to the airport to take your flight to Cusco. Upon arrival,
  • reception by our representatives and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, we will visit the
  • Imperial City, living example of the mixture of the Andean and Spanish cultures. We start our
  • trip visiting the Santo Domingo Convent, built over the Koricancha, and ancient Inca palace and
  • main worship center of the Sun God. Later, we will stop at the Main Square, where you can
  • find the Cathedral and the beautiful Church of La Compañía. Going on with the tour, we will
  • visit the Sacsayhuaman Fortress, imposing sample of military Inca architecture which domains
  • the city. Finally, we will take a look at the archaeological sites of Qenko, Puca-Pucara and
  • Tambomachay, located north east of the city.
  • Overnight in Cusco.

Day 14: Cusco Half Day City Tour, Sacsayhuaman And Nearby Ruins

The day is at leisure for own activities. Overnight in Cusco.

Day 15: Machu Picchu “the Lost City Of The Incas”

You will visit one of the most important energetic centers of the world, Machu Picchu. The excursion will be by train and during the trip we will have an amazing view of the landscapes of the Sacred Valley of Urubamba. Upon arrival to Aguas Calientes, our representatives will assist you to board the bus which will take you to the citadel. It will be an unforgettable experience, where a professional tour guide will transmit us the history around this mysterious and charming place. After the guided tour, you will have free time to explore the zone on your own, relax and meditate. Lunch will be provided at “El Mapi” restaurant. At the fixed time, return by train, descent at the appropriate station and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cusco.

Day 16: Cusco To Lima To Quito

At schedule time, transfer to the airport to take your flight to Lima. Connection with your flight to Quito. At arrival, meet and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Quito.

Day 17: Quito Colonial And The Intinan Museum

In the morning a short trip to the north of the city of Quito will lead us to our planet's where the Intiñan museum known too as “The trek of Sun” will guide us through the wonderful world of the Andean Cosmo-vision, culture and traditions. After this visit, enjoy a wonderful tour through the streets and main squares of Quito Historical Center. A visit to the Church and Convent of Santo Domingo is part of this spectacular visit. Overnight in Quito.

Day 18: Quito

The day is at leisure for own activities. Overnight in Quito.

Day 19: Departure

At the scheduled time, transfer to the airport to take your international departure flight.

Exclusions

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  • Domestic and international tickets Airport taxes Beverages during meals Tips

Terms and Conditions

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  • Package rates are subject to change without prior notice
  • The package cannot be combined with any other offer

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US$ 2,995

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