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Taste of Brazil & Patagonian Adventure

Discover Brazil & Patagonia on a 17 tour from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago. Visit Iguazú Falls, Los Glaciares National Park & Torres del Paine National Park.

17 Day
From (AUD)
$ 13,995
  • 2018 Rio de Janeiro > Santiago

    Move to the beat

    Discover the beating heart of Brazil, the feisty and brilliant city of Rio de Janeiro before exploring some of the most majestic landscapes on Earth across Brazil, Argentina and Chile.

    Explore Rio’s beach strip, take a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain to marvel at the sweeping views. Explore the natural wonder that is Iguazú Falls with its hundreds of waterfalls, enjoy a Tango show in Buenos Aires or sample some famous Argentinian steak. In Los Glaciares National Park, you’ll witness the astonishing 250 square kilometre Perito Moreno Glacier before venturing into the beautiful Torres del Paine National Park with its soaring peaks and crystal clear lakes. With over 50 small group activities to choose from you’ll have plenty of opportunity to explore this wonderland.

    Tour Code:

    PARI

    Duration:

    17 Days

    Departure City:

    Rio de Janeiro

    Return City:

    Santiago

  • 17 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Rio de Janeiro
      Highlights:
      Welcome

      A world of wonder awaits as you start your journey in the vibrant country of Brazil. A highlight will be your Special Stay set in the heart of the beach strip.

    • Day 2 - Rio de Janeiro
      Highlights:
      Christ the Redeemer statue

      Discover the beating heart of this exotic city and see the famous Christ the Redeemer statue and visit Sugarloaf Mountain.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 3 - Rio de Janeiro
      Highlights:
      Freechoice
      Freechoice

      Enjoy a historical tour of downtown Rio or take a tour into the favelas (shanty towns) to see the day to day lifestyle. Alternatively discover the hidden secrets of Rio on your walking tour of Santa Teresa.

      This evening enjoy a delicious three course gourmet meal at your hotel.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 4 - Rio de Janeiro > Iguazú Falls
      Highlights:
      Marvel at the natural wonder

      Fly to the natural wonder of Iguazú Falls. Transfer to the heart of the national park for your three night Special Stay. With an enviable setting, experience the sun setting over the top of the falls without the general public.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Iguazú Falls
      Highlights:
      Explore the Brazilian Falls

      This morning enjoy a leisurely walking tour to discover the Brazilian Falls. Be awed by the world’s largest volume waterfall. Your day continues with an exciting jet boat adventure. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to enjoy this pristine wilderness and the facilities of your magnificent hotel.

      Helicopter flight - Soar over Iguazú Falls on an optional helicopter flight. Enquire for details. At an additional expense.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 6 - Iguazú Falls
      Highlights:
      Hear the roar of the ‘Devil’s Throat’

      Discover the walkways across the top of the falls on the Argentinean side and view the famous ‘Devil’s Throat’. Explore Parque das Aves and be amazed by the colourful array of rare birds flying in the huge aviaries.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 7 - Iguazú Falls > Buenos Aires
      Highlights:
      Freechoice dining

      Fly to Buenos Aires for a three night stay.

      FreechoiceDining

      Choose a Gala Tango show with dinner or enjoy a special menu in the elegant hotel restaurant.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 8 - Buenos Aires
      Highlights:
      Enrich: Tango dancers

      An elegant city with pockets of colourful character, today you will discover the highlights and the hidden secrets of this famed ‘Paris of the Americas’.

      Enrich

      Learn about the culture of Tango as you meet some local dancers.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

    • Day 9 - Buenos Aires
      Highlights:
      Freechoice
      Freechoice

      Uncover the secrets of Argentinean cuisine or discover the vibrant urban art scene. Alternatively follow the famous faces of the city.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 10 - Buenos Aires > El Calafate
      Highlights:
      Los Glaciares National Park

      Fly to El Calafate, the gateway to the Los Glaciares National Park in Argentine Patagonia. Enjoy a three night stay.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 11 - El Calafate
      Highlights:
      Perito Moreno Glacier: Sundowners

      Explore this spectacular World Heritage-listed park and cruise close to the impressive Perito Moreno Glacier. Then take a guided walk along the boardwalk for views across to the top of the 250 square kilometre glacier.

      Sundowners

      Toast your day in this natural wonderland.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

    • Day 12 - El Calafate
      Highlights:
      Freechoice
      Freechoice

      Discover the traditional way of life on an estancia (ranch) in the Argentine countryside or enjoy stunning scenery on an off road adventure (4x4) through Calafate Mountain park.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 13 - El Calafate > Torres del Paine National Park
      Highlights:
      Majestic National Park

      Cross the border today into Chile and take a spectacular drive through the Torres del Paine National Park. Your luxurious retreat rests in the heart of the park on the shores of Lake Pehoé for a three night Special Stay. Enjoy complimentary beverages and a range of excursions each day, escorted by naturalist guides.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 14 - Torres del Paine National Park
      Highlights:
      Daily excursions and activities

      Over the next two days there are more than 40 small group activities for you to choose from and enjoy at your own pace, all escorted by expert expedition guides.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 15 - Torres del Paine National Park
      Highlights:
      Daily excursions and activities

      Continoue to explore this spectacular national park, enjoy small group activities.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 16 - Torres del Paine National Park > Santiago
      Highlights:
      Fly to Santiago

      Fly to Santiago for an overnight stay.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 17 - Santiago
      Highlights:
      Farewell

      Your adventure has come to an end as you transfer to Santiago airport but the memories will live on.

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    Scenic highlights
    • 1 exclusive Enrich experiences
    • Your choice of 10 Freechoice activities and dining
    • 1 Sundowners event
    • 3 memorable Special Stays
    • 31 meals – 16 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 9 dinners