18-to-Thirtysomethings: Brazil & Argentina on a Shoestring (SAZD)
Countries Visited: Argentina, Brazil Excellent value, amazing prices, quality experiences Simple and clean hotels, guesthouses and hostels chosen for location and character Affordable public and private transport for maximum cultural interaction Plenty of optional activities tailored to your interests and budget
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 18, avg 14.
Meals Included: 4 breakfasts
Accommodations: Simple hotels (7 nts, some multi-share), hostel (1 nt), overnight buses (2 nts).
Sip caipirinhas on the beach, savour the sophistication and cuisine of Buenos Aires, marvel at Iguassu Falls, wander around colonial Paraty, live it up on the beaches of Rio
Experience the treasures of Argentina and Brazil in this jam-packed trip. From tango in Buenos Aires to sun and surf in Rio, explore two of the continent's most vibrant capitals. Marvel at the majesty of Iguassu Falls and let its power engulf you. Our CEOs will take you to the highlights on a shoestring and then let you loose so you can do what you want. You'll stick to public buses, which not only keeps costs down but give you a chance to really meet the locals.
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|Day 1||Buenos Aires||Day 1 Buenos Aires|
Known as the `Paris of the Americas, Buenos Aires is a vibrant city full of life. Visit the districts of La Boca, Recoleta, and San Telmo or catch a tango show at one of the many famous tanguerIas. Wander the pedestrian walkways and see some dancing in the streets. Whatever you do, Buenos Aires is sure to leave lasting memories. Additional Notes: Booking pre- or post-trip accommodation is highly recommended to allow time for activities and to fully experience this vibrant city. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Buenos Aires||Day 2 Buenos Aires|
Explore the cosmopolitan city before hopping on an overnight bus. Transport: Overnight bus (19.00 hour(s), 1640km)
|Day 3||Iguassu Falls||Day 3 Iguassu Falls|
Enjoy a free day to relax after the long journey. Included Activities: Border Crossing (Argentina - Brazil) Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours)
|Day 4||Iguassu Falls||Day 4 Iguassu Falls|
Explore the Brazilian side of Iguassu Falls, then enjoy free time in the afternoon. Included Activities: Iguassu Falls (Brazil Side) Guided Tour
|Day 5||Iguassu Falls||Day 5 Iguassu Falls|
Full day excursion to the Argentina side of the falls. Opt to take a boat tour to see the cascading falls from below. Additional Notes: If you have booked the Iguassu Falls Boat Ride Theme Pack, todays the day! Your CEO will give you details about timing and what to bring. Included Activities: Border Crossing (Brazil - Argentina) Iguassu Falls Visit Border Crossing (Argentina - Brazil)
|Day 6||Iguassu Falls||Day 6 Iguassu Falls|
Enjoy a free half-day to further explore the area and then board an overnight bus to Paraty with a transfer in Sao Paulo. Transport: Overnight bus (14.50 hour(s), 1028km)
|Day 7||Paraty||Day 7 Paraty|
Enjoy time here exploring the cobblestone streets, taking an optional sailing trip or walking along one of the many fabulous beaches in the area. Other options include historical "fazenda" tours and cachaCa distillery visits (local drink) as well as plenty of great souvenir shopping! Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00 hour(s), 314km)
|Days 8-9||Paraty||Days 8-9 Paraty|
Enjoy the beach life, and spend the day exploring the sand and sea.
|Day 10||Rio de Janeiro||Day 10 Paraty/Rio de Janeiro (1B)|
Travel north along the coast through superb scenery before rounding the cliffs at Vidigal. Get a first glimpse of one of the most memorable cities in the world, Brazil's oceanside jewel, RIo de Janeiro. Enjoy any free time by taking an optional city tour or exploring the wonders that this city has to offer from the centrally-located hostel in Copacabana. Additional Notes: The hostel has private rooms with private bathrooms for travellers, but please note the common areas are shared with other guests of the hostel. Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s), 241km)
|Day 11||Rio de Janeiro||Day 11 Rio de Janeiro (1B)|
If you are interested in exploring the city and its nearby attractions, it is recommended you book additional post-trip accommodation nights. Included Activities: Departure Day
Local Flights: If required all local flights are included in the cost of your tours unless otherwise noted. It is important that we have your passport information at the time of booking in order to process these tickets. Internal flight tickets are issued locally and will be given to you prior to the flight departure.
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