Get a taste of vibrant Brazil and discover
some of its natural wonders on a journey
to the southern part of this vast country.
Start in beautiful Rio de Janeiro, set between
mountains and the ocean, explore the
magnificent Iguaçu Falls bursting through the
sub-tropical forest and conclude your trip in
the sun on the rugged peninsula of Buzios,
surrounded by turquoise seas.
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Fly to Rio with
British Airways and transfer to the legendary
Copacabana beach. Stay for 3 nights at the
Rio Othon Palace or similar. (N)
A full-day tour of Rio,
including the Corcovado Hill, known for the
giant statue of Christ the Redeemer, and a
cable car ride to the summit of Sugar Loaf. (B)
At leisure or take optional tours
to explore the secrets of old Rio or the city’s
Atlantic forest. (B)
Fly to Iguaçu. Visit the
Brazilian side of the falls and stay 2 nights at the
Recanto Park Hotel. (B)
In the morning, take a tour
of the Argentinian side of the falls and Devil’s
Throat with an optional boat safari. (B)
Fly back to Rio
and transfer to Buzios, a lively yet relaxed
resort with beautiful beaches and excellent
restaurants. Stay for 4 nights at Vila d'Este or upgrade to Casa Brancas (B).
Days at leisure to relax,
enjoy a refreshing swim in the crystal clear
waters or explore the beautiful coastline and
nearby beaches on a boat. (B)
Transfer to Rio airport
for a direct flight to London, with British
Arrive in London. (N)
(B) = Breakfast, (L) = Lunch, (D) = Dinner, (N) = No Meals
This is a suggested itinerary, which can be tailored to suit your needs. Prices, based on two people travelling and sharing a twin-room, are intended as a guideline only and will vary according to time of year. Entry fees at the Iguazú and Iguaçu national parks are not included.
It is also possible to head south of Rio to Paraty and the Green Coast, instead of Buzios, for an alternative tranquil experience. Alternatively combine with other destinations within Brazil or other countries South America. Please inquire for details and prices.
Recanto Park Thermas & Resort is a 4-star contemporary hotel located in Foz do Iguaçu, a few kilometres from the airport and a 20-minute drive from the Brazilian side of the falls. There are 195 comfortable rooms equipped with all modern amenities. The extensive leisure grounds of the hotel include outdoor swimming pools, a sauna, jacuzzi and football and volleyball pitches. The two restaurants serve regional and international cuisine and themed buffet...
Located near the middle section of Copacabana beach, the 30-storey Rio Othon Palace Hotel is a 4-star property with 572 air-conditioned rooms. The rooftop swimming pool and the Skylab restaurant and bar offer spectacular panoramic views of the ocean and Rio de Janeiro.
The hotel is currently undergoing renovation works, which are expected to be completed by December 2016. The areas being renovated will be closed off to guests. Works will take place from Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm in order to minimise...
Vila d'Este is a stylish first class hotel, located on a cliff overlooking one of Buzios' best beaches, just a short stroll from the centre of town. It is within easy reach of the city's main attractions, shops, restaurants and entertainment venues and 100km from the nearest international airport in Rio de Janeiro. With it's privileged ocean front location, the hotel offers private access to Orla Bardot promenade.
With the ambience of an Italian style villa, distinguished by its Mediterranean decor and furnishings, it offers 15 individually decorated rooms and suites. All are equipped with air conditioning, a television, telephone, minibar, individual electronic safe, hairdryer and amenities that will enhance your comfort. Standard rooms are located in the internal courtyards and standard sea front rooms have a balcony facing the garden and the bay. Superior seafront rooms are...
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.
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