José Ignacio Situated on a pristine peninsula about 20 minute's drive from...Read more >
Fly to Buenos Aires direct with British Airways and transfer to Hotel Mio for 3 nights. (B)Days 3-4: Buenos Aires
Half-day city tour and enjoy time at leisure or take an optional excursion. (B)Day 5: Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
Take a ferry ride across the Plate river to Colonia in Uruguay. Explore with an afternoon walking tour and a maté tasting session. Overnight stay at Charco. (B)Day 6: Montevideo
Transfer by road to Montevideo. Add an optional visit en route to a traditional hacienda or enjoy a delicious lunch and wine tasting at the Bouza winery. Stay 2 nights at Alma Historica in the heart of the old city. (B)Day 7: Montevideo
Morning tour of Montevideo. Included is a fascinating visit to the studio of a drum maker and percussionist, famous within the Afro-Uruguayan Candombe music community. (B)Day 8: Punta del Este • José Ignacio
Transfer to Jose Ignacio via a scenic tour of Punta del Este and visit to the house and musuem of artist Carlos Paez Vilaro at Punta Ballena. Stay 3-nights at Bahia Vik or Playa Vik. (B)Days 9-10: José Ignacio
At leisure. Relax and take walks along the sandy beaches. Optional excursions can be arranged, such as a visit to the small towns of Garzón or Pueblo Eden for olive oil and wine tastings, or hikes, horse or bike rides, or kayaking tours to local lagoons with a picnic lunch, (B)Days 11-12: Fly home
Transfer to Montevideo and fly home via Madrid. (B)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Extensions:
It is possible to extend your journey in Argentina and visit other areas before continuing to Uruguay. In Uruguay, you may wish to extend your time with a stay at inland at a vineyard or a traditional working hacienda to further explore the interior and experience Uruguay country traditions. It is also possible to visit coastal nature reserves in the eastern part of the country.Luxury tour:
Featuring some of the most luxurious accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are based on the standard category, unless indicated otherwise.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
The 4 star Posada Plaza Mayor is Colonia's most historic hotel and is located in the heart of the old city with views over the River Plate. There are 17 en suite rooms set around a colonial courtyard. The rooms feature private bathroom, satellite TV and minibar. Room service is available and there is also a snack bar. Free Wi-Fi is provided in public areas.
Posada La Viuda de Jose Ignacio is a modern property located in a peaceful residential area, surrounded by trees and only 200 metres from the beach. Rooms offer views of the gardens, pool or ocean and all feature a balcony or terrace and either a jacuzzi or a private plunge pool. Sun loungers and parasols are available on the beach or guests can relax on the sun deck by the outdoor pool. A la carte breakfast is served daily and the hotel provides a limited meal service; however, the restaurants, cafes, boutiques and nightlife of the small town centre are just a five-minute drive away. Features: 18 rooms, breakfast service, lounge-bar, swimming pool, Wi-Fi. Room amenities: Air conditioning, television, safe, minibar, hairdryer.
Hotel Intersur Recoleta has a prime location in the heart of this fashionable neighbourhood and is close to many cultural attractions. This elegant four-star hotel features a classical facade and 100 stylish rooms equipped with all modern conveniences. There is a small spa, a restaurant specialising in Italian cuisine and a bar serving traditional afternoon tea.
Don Boutique Hotel is located in the old historic centre of Montevideo, a short walk from restaurants, cafes, shops and galleries. The hotel features a 1930s' art-deco facade and contemporary interiors, as well as a rooftop bar and terrace with sun loungers, a small pool and views over the old city. Breakfast is served in the lobby, while the hotel's own restaurant is located just steps away in the old port market.Features: 21 rooms, breakfast area, elevator, rooftop bar, swimming pool, Wi-Fi.<br>Room amenities: Television, safe, minibar, air conditioning, hairdryer.
Low season from £3,395 per person
High season from £3,895 per person
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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