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Combine a visit to elegant and vibrant
Buenos Aires with an exploration of the
highlights of Uruguay, including the historic
town of Colonia, the capital Montevideo
and the former fishing village of Jose
Ignacio, now a chic bohemian retrea
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Fly to Buenos Aires direct with British Airways and transfer to Hotel Mio for 3 nights. (B)
Half-day city tour and enjoy time at
leisure or take an optional excursion. (B)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
Transfer to Montevideo and fly home via Madrid. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
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.
Featuring some of the most luxurious accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are based on the standard category, unless indicated otherwise.
Available on request.
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
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
BUX2020: 9 Nights