BRAZIL & ARGENTINA
Experience awe-inspiring wonders of the world on a South America holiday with Holidaysmith and get top bragging rights once you are back! Explore the stunning Perito Moreno Glacier in icy cold Patagonia, the jaw-dropping Iguazu Falls and electrifying Rio – arguably one of the coolest cities in the world. Whew!
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Day 1: Rio
Start off your holiday with a 3 night stay in Rio, one of the most amazing cities in the world. Revel in its captivating beauty, its famous beaches like Ipanema and Copa Cabana, entertaining Samba performances as well as its thumping nightlife. Overnight at Rio.
Day 2: Rio
Spend the full day, enjoying Rio’s world famous sights on a guided tour. The tour includes a thrilling cable car ride to Sugar Loaf Mountain. It also takes you by cog train through the Tijuca Rain Forest to the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer, located on top of Corcovado Mountain. Overnight at Rio.
Day 3: Rio
Spend the day at leisure exploring more of Rio, or take a day-trip to Buzios, which is one of the cool beach destinations near Rio. This full day trip will allow you ample leisure time at Buzios, walking and exploring the place. Overnight at Rio.
Day 4: Rio – Iguazu Falls
Fly to Puerto Iguazu in the morning and settle in to your hotel. Feel the excitement mount as you are so close to one of the awesome wonders of the natural world, a spectacle that can only be fully experienced in person, which photos or videos can never capture - the Iguazu Waterfalls. Today, you have the option to take a helicopter flight to the falls or get close with a waterfall boat ride. Overnight at Iguazu.
Day 5: Iguazu Falls
Embark on a full day tour of the falls, which will take you to all the phenomenal viewpoints from both the Argentinian and Brazilian sides of the waterfalls, including the Lower Circuit, Upper Circuit and Devil's Throat. Overnight at Iguazu.
Day 6: Iguazu Falls – Buenos Aires
Fly to Argentina’s charming capital city that is known for its great nightlife and Tango performances. On your first night, go for the Viejo Almacen Tango Show, one of the best-rated performances in the city. Overnight at Buenos Aires.
Day 7: Buenos Aires
Get familiar with the city on a sightseeing tour in the first half of the day. Spend the rest of the day at leisure and at night, get into the party groove and go pub-hopping. Overnight at Buenos Aires.
Day 8: Buenos Aires – Bariloche
Fly to Bariloche, one of the most beautiful places in Argentina, nestled in the Andes mountains. Spend the day at leisure, settling in to the alpine environs. Bariloche also has activities such as paragliding, river-rafting or kayaking which you can indulge in over the course of your stay. Overnight at Bariloche.
Day 9: Bariloche
Embark on one of the most scenic journeys in the region to San Martín de los Andes and the Seven Lakes on a Full Day Trip. Photo ops abound, as you enjoy the peace and beauty all around. Overnight at Bariloche.
Day 10: Bariloche
Go on a tour of the scenic Nahuel Huapi Lake, on whose shore Bariloche is located, including a sightseeing cruise on the lake. Alternatively, head out on a tour of the Cerro Tronador, one of the highest mountains in this part of the Andes. Overnight at Bariloche.
Day 11: Bariloche – El Calafate
Head to another iconic region of Argentina that conjures up images of vast rugged landscapes and immense glaciers - Patagonia! Fly to El Calafate and settle in to your hotel. If time permits, go an afternoon adventure tour that takes up the Andes mountains by a chairlift and then further journeys by 4WD vehicle to rugged landscapes and great views. Overnight at El Calafate.
Day 12: El Calafate
Embark on a full day tour of the iconic Perito Moreno Glacier. Admire the stunning views and witness the huge icebergs breaking off the glacier in a spectacle of nature. Overnight at El Calafate.
Day 13: El Calafate
You have a couple of options today - either head to the town of El Chalten for pleasant day hikes or more difficult glacier-trekking. Or go on a cruise amongst the glaciers and icebergs of the Los Glaciares National Park. Overnight at El Calafate.
Day 14: El Calafate – Buenos Aires
Spend your final day in Buenos Aires at leisure and to catch up on any last minute shopping. Overnight at Buenos Aires.
Day 15: Buenos Aires – India
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