Offering an outstanding introduction to Argentina and Brazil, this journey combines the elegance of Buenos Aires with exotic and flamboyant Rio de Janeiro. The tour also visits the awe-inspiring waterfalls of Iguazú, which thunder amid tropical jungle along the border.
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Evening flight from London (regional connections available) to Buenos Aires with British Airways. (N)
Morning arrival. Transfer to the Brick Hotel Buenos Aires for 3 nights. (N)
Half-day tour of Buenos Aires, including the Recoleta cemetery where Eva Peron is buried, and La Boca district, birthplace of the tango. (B)
At leisure or optional full-day trip to an estancia in the Pampas countryside. (B)
Fly to the Iguazú Falls. Visit the Brazilian side of these magnificent cataracts before crossing back into Argentina. Stay for 2 nights at the Melia Iguazú (formerly Sheraton Iguazú Hotel) with a privileged location inside the national park (upgrade to a falls-view room from £60 per person). (B)
Day at leisure to explore the Argentinian side at your own pace, including the Devil’s Throat. Take the chance to experience the falls at dawn or sunset when the park is closed to other visitors. (B)
Fly to Rio and transfer to the PortoBay Rio Internacional hotel (Superior partial ocean-view room) for 3 nights†. Upgrade to a partial or full ocean-view room at the Belmond Copacabana Palace from £195. (B)
Morning visit to Corcovado mountain and the statue of Christ the Redeemer. In the afternoon, visit Sugar Loaf mountain by cable car. (B)
Day at leisure. Optional excursions include the Tijuca rainforest, a visit to the botanical gardens and a tour of Rio’s social projects. (B)
At leisure (use of a day room at the PortoBay Rio Internacional from £75). Evening transfer to the airport for the flight to London with British Airways. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is led in each
destination en route by a local tour guide.
To combine this tour with Santiago & Chilean Patagonia, please contact your tour consultant.
Entry fees at the Iguazú and Iguaçu
national parks are not included.
This tour is based in 5-star hotels in Iguazú and Buenos Aires and 4-star accommodation in Rio.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 3627 3097 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
The Brick Hotel Buenos Aires is a stylish hotel set in the Recoleta neighbourhood of Buenos Aires. The property boasts spacious lobby areas decorated with modern art and has many facilities including a popular restaurant offering gourmet food. Features: 175 rooms, restaurant, bar, sauna, indoor pool, fitness centre, Wi-Fi.Room amenities: Television, safe, air conditioning, radio,...
The Melia Iguazú (formerly Sheraton Iguazú Resort & Spa) is the only hotel located inside the Iguazú National Park on the Argentinian side of the falls. Some guestrooms offer a private balcony and a view of the spectacular waterfalls, while others overlook the tropical gardens. The hotel facilities include a restaurant and lobby bar with panoramic views, an outdoor pool and a spa.
Features: 176 guestrooms, restaurant, bar, 2 swimming pools, spa, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Television, safe, hairdryer, air conditioning, minibar.
The hotel will be undergoing renovations to rooms and public areas from 1 February to 31 October...
Porto Bay Rio Internacional is a 4-star hotel, ideally located close to the tourist attractions and shopping areas of Copacabana. With a waterfront setting, it offers magnificent views and direct access to the world-famous Copacabana beach. The surrounding area offers a rich variety of nightlife and entertainment. Facilities include a restaurant with panoramic views over Copacabana bay and a roof top...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
Stay at Casas Brancas in the beach resort of Buzios (approx. 2.5 hours from Rio de Janeiro) and enjoy its numerous sandy beaches, clear waters, chic shops and restaurants.
Combine a visit to the cosmopolitan city of Santiago with Argentina’s wine capital of Mendoza, an attractive city of parks and avenues. Both cities sit at the foot of the Andes.
Fly overnight to Santiago with British Airways and stay for 3 nights at the Plaza San Francisco Hotel. (N)
Morning tour of the city, including the historic centre and the fashionable districts of Providencia and Las Condes. Optional visit to bohemian Valparaíso. (B)
Fly to Mendoza and transfer to the Mendoza Park Hyatt for a 2-night stay. Take a morning city tour and visit the surrounding wineries in the afternoon. (B)
Fly to Buenos Aires and join the group. (B)
Visit one of the most striking highlights of Patagonia, offering a magnificent glacier experience and a glimpse into the desolate beauty of this remote region. Fly to Buenos Aires for one night and then join the Splendours of South America group at El Calafate
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Buenos Aires is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city that often feels more European than Sout...
On approaching Iguazu Falls, a faint but thunderous roar can be heard and you will see a...
Brazilians call Rio de Janeiro 'cidade maravilhosa', meaning 'the marvellous city', and...