Tango, Gauchos, Falls and Lakes
Buenos Aires, Bariloche and Iguazu Falls
9 Days / 8 Nights
Departures: Daily, preferable on Saturdays
Arrive Buenos Aires. During an afternoon city tour of Argentina's cultural and political capital, you will get a sampling glimpse of the diverse districts that make up this grand city. Visit the colorful "Boca" district and the elegant North Quarter and Palermo Park. See the government "Casa Rosada" - pink house, the Colon Theater, May Square and drive down the famous 9th of July Avenue. Evening Tango Show. (D)
Today's Fiesta Gaucha excursion gives you the opportunity to learn about and admire the traditional dances, songs and meals of the Argentine gaucho by taking part in a real Gaucho Festival. The party is held at a beautiful country residence in an old ranch situated on the outskirts of Buenos Aires. (BB,L)
Free day for shopping, touring or Tango lessons. (BB)
Flight to San Carlos de Bariloche, a charming tourist resort on the banks of Lake Nahuel Huapi, where you can enjoy a variety of activities such as snow skiing, fishing, hunting and whitewater rafting. Shopping for great bargains on cashmere sweaters and indulging in mouth-watering chocolates are also favorite pastimes for the visitor. (BB)
Afternoon Circuito Chico and Panoramic View Tour to enjoy the charming view as you drive along the road bordering lake Nahuel Huapi. Visit Virgen de las Nieves or Pisciculture, Campanario Hill, El Trébol lake, Punto Panorámico, López Bay and LLao-LLao. (BB)
Today’s excursion to Victoria Island by launch will take you to the beautiful scenery across Lake Nahuel Huapi to visit the Arrayanes Woods and Victoria Island. (BB,L)
Flight to Puerto Iguazu to see the most spectaculars fall of world, The Iguazu Falls. (BB)
Visit the Brazil and Argentina side of the falls including a boat ride to the Devil's throat observation deck to enjoy the most impressive view of the very heart of the falls. And the Nautical Adventure Boat excursion to the Argentinean and Brazilian side of the Falls, to admire the falls from the bottom. Take a short walk down from the Inferior Path to board your speed boat to San Martin Island. You will have a view of the Brazilian side of the falls, navigate along the island shore for a view of the Argentine side of the falls. (BB)
Transfer to airport for flight home. (BB)
Important: American Citizens need a visit to enter Brazil. It must be obtained in the USA.
Hotels: De Las Americas in Buenos Aires, Edelweiss in Bariloche, Sheraton Internacional in Puerto Iguazu.
Departures: Daily, preferable on Saturdays.
Land cost per person: $1629/double, $1599/triple, $2499/single.
Prices include: All transfers and tours as indicated, 8 nights of hotel accommodation, 10 meals, Hotel Tax and Service Charges.
3 NIGHT EXTENSION TO RIO
• Round Trip airport transfers • Corcovado tour • Sugar Loaf Mountain tour • Samba Show • Three nights of hotel accommodations at the hotel selected • Daily Brazilian Breakfast • Hotel Tax and Service.
Tour Price per person:
At the Miramar Palace: $529/double, $499/triple, $789/single.
At the Rio Palace: $729/double, $699/triple, $1129/single.
At the Copacabana Palace: $889/double, $1429/single.