Sugarloaf - Christ the Redeemer - Tijuca forest - Iguacu National Park - City Hall Cabildo - La Moneda - ViÃ±a del Mar
Koricancha" (Temple of the Sun)
Red Puka Fortress
Transfer from Rio de Janeiro Airport to your hotel in Copacabana. The rest of the day is free to get some first impressions of Rio de Janeiro!
Our guide takes you to â€œPraia Vermelhaâ€ (red beach) where you take a cable car up to Urca Mountain and â€œPao de Acucarâ€ Mountain (Sugarloaf). Enjoy the wonderful sight of the city nestling between the mountains and the sea. Afterwards the tour continues to the central regions of the old town of Rio where you can admire several old churches, monasteries and the main cathedral.
Today you discover the Christ the Redeemer. Arriving at the station, the train takes us through the jungle to the top of Corcovado. On both sides of the railway you will have spectacular views of Tijuca forest, inhabited by monkeys and other exotic animals and birds.
Transferred to the airport and flight to Foz de Iguacu. Transfer to your hotel with guide.
Today our guide brings you to the Brazilian Side of the Iguacu National Park and then to the Argentinean side. Follow the walkways which border the canyon of the Iguassu River. The highlight is the strongest and mightiest of all falls: the Devils Throat. Afterwards the guide takes you back to the hotel. Lunch and ticket not included. The second stop is at the Cataratas of the Argentinean side. The Argentinian side is different from the Brazilian; you will walk on paths through the falls which give you the opportunity to have a look under the falls. On this side you are faced with the full view of the river and the magnitude of the gigantic Devils Throat.
Buenos Aires most colourful attraction is definitely the neighborhood of La Boca. Also worth a visit is the oldest building in Buenos Aires - City Hall Cabildo, where now it is a Museum, Presidential Palace, better known as the "Pink House", and, of course, Catholic churches. The most famous avenue â€œNinth of July, you will find the world''s largest shopping district. After breakfast, our guide will pick you up at your hotel for a half day city tour in Buenos Aires. This panoramic tour will take you through the highlights of South America''s most European and cosmopolitan city. We''ll drive along 9 de Julio Avenue where the renowned ColÃ³n Theater and the Obelisk, symbols of our city, are located. We''ll visit Plaza de Mayo, surrounded by important historic buildings like the Casa Rosada, the Cathedral and the City Hall. We''ll also visit Plaza San Martin, Alvear and Plaza del Congreso. The tour will drive us along the old fashion Avenida de Mayo and the dynamic Avenida Corrientes. Explore neighborhoods filled with colors and history, like La Boca and San Telmo, and the sumptuous neighborhoods of Palermo, Recoleta and the modern Puerto Madero, a busy gastronomic and entertainment area.. In the evening visit to an unforgettable tango show with dinner. (Group tour without a guide)
Breakfast. A trip for the whole day to the Country Ranch (Group tour with English speaking guide). Estancia Santa Susana is located in Los Cardales, 80 kms North of Buenos Aires. Upon arrival you will be received with a glass of Argentine wine and will be invited to taste "empanadas", typical small cakes with various options like meat, cheese & ham, chicken or vegetables. Whilst you enjoy horseback riding or just a relaxing stroll in the countryside and after visiting the â€˜gauchoâ€™ museum, a superb BBQ of premium beef will be prepared for lunchtime. After lunch an impressive folkloric dance and cowboys show will be presented before returning to Buenos Aires.
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to the airport with a driver. Flight to Santiago.
Arrival, meeting. Transfer to the hotel with English speaking guide.
After breakfast you will go on a guided tour to explore the city. A city tour to the most interesting sites in Santiago, beginning with the historic downtown district, visiting Main Square, Cathedral, Post Office Headquarters, and Santiago City Hall. We will also see the Government House â€œLa Monedaâ€. Afterward, we will take you to East Santiago, where you may appreciate modern buildings, with offices, apartments, shopping centers and restaurants. Return to hotel and overnight.
Breakfast in the hotel. Full-day tour to ViÃ±a del Mar and Valparaiso, visiting Quinta Vergara Amphitheater, where the International Song Festival of ViÃ±a del Mar is held every year, San Martin Avenue, Peru Avenue, Sotomayor Square, El Peral Funicular, and Yugoslav Corridor. Return to Santiago and overnight.
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to the airport with a driver. Flight to Lima. Arrival in Lima. Pick up and transfer to your hotel with English speaking guide.
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport with English speaking guide, flight to Cusco. Meeting with English speaking guide and transfer to the selected hotel. Free time to relax. As a welcome gift - a traditional Peruvian tea from the leaves of coca plants. Afternoon - Tour of the city of Cusco with English speaking guide, visiting the "Koricancha" (Temple of the Sun), this is where the Incas carried out their main ritual celebration - the winter solstice then visit four Closest and the ruins:. Temple of Kenko, Red Puka Fortress -Pukara, Tambomachay (Inca center of worship water) and architectural complex Saksaiuaman.
Breakfast. Transfer from your hotel to the train station. Departure on a comfortable train to Aguas Calientes. Then, change to bus to Machu Picchu - the sacred city of the Incas. A fascinating tour of the lost city, discovered by the American archaeologist Hiram Bingham in 1911. Walk the trails of the Incas, visiting the ceremonial platforms and terraces, houses and temples. Lunch (buffet) in the town of Aguas Calientes. Return by train to Cusco.Transfer to the hotel. (with a guide)
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport with English speaking guide. Flight to Lima. Meeting with English speaking guide and a tour of Lima with a visit to its historical and modern areas. You will get to know Lima as the "City of Kings" - the only capital city in South America that stretches along the ocean coast. The private tour with English speaking guide will begin with a stop in the Park of Love in
Miraflores, which offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. The park is decorated with the sculpture "The Kiss" Victor Dolphin, and the walls a la Gaudi inscribed with phrases of love poems of Peruvian poets. Then, explore a panoramic examination of the Miraflores district on the way to the historic center of Lima. You will pass by the pyramid Huaca Puklyana, ceremonial center of culture and cross the district of San Isidro, the financial heart of the city, where you will see the pyramid Huaca Uayalyamarka, an ancient pre-Inca sanctuary (Sunday and on holidays instead of the Cathedral (closed to tourist visits) visit Huaca -Uayalyamarka). Stopping at the central square, around which are located the Government Palace, City Hall, the Archbishop''s Palace and the Cathedral, where they buried conquistador and founder of Lima, Francisco Pizarro (including entrance ticket to the Cathedral). Then you walk up to the monastery of St. Dominic, the narrow corridors which walked Saint Martin of Porres and Saint Rose of Lima in the XVII century - their ashes are now resting here(including entrance ticket to the monastery). At the end of the tour you have to dive into the world of the ancient civilizations of Peru. The Larco Museum walls, the mansion in the style of the XVIII century, built on a pre-Columbian pyramid of VII century (including entrance ticket to the museum). Every room and gallery of the museum will open to you the wonderful world of history, traditions and customs of the mysterious civilizations.
Breakfast. Airport transfer with English speaking guide to take flight back home.
Accommodation in hotels mentioned in the program, or similar Transfers and Excursions according to the program
Tour Does Not Include
Optional excursions ------ Food and beverages during the transfers ------ international flight ------ Domestic flight Rio de Janeiro - Iguassu - Buenos Aires - Santiago - Lima - Cusco - Lima - From 2000 USD
Available On Weekdays
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