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Travelling from Buenos Aires to Rio, two of South America's most dynamic and exotic cities, you'll be enthralled by both and amazed at the sights you'll visit in between. From Uruguay's melting pot capital to Iguazu Falls and São Paulo, this trip will have you living and breathing the Latino spirit.
Accommodation: 13 nights in hotels, 2 overnight buses Meals: 7 Breakfasts included in Brazil when staying overnight in hotels Excursions: Iguazu Falls Transport: Local public bus, ferry, on foot, taxi Group: Average 8 - 12; max 18 Age: Recommended 18 - 60, although we do take older passengers provided they are fit and can harmonise with the group Staff: Tucan Travel tour leader, local guides
Buenos Aires - the most cosmopolitan & liveliest city in South America.
Colonia - old colonial town with lovely old architecture.
San Ignacio Mini - Jesuit ruins, the best there are.
Iguazu Falls - without doubt, the most spectacular falls on earth
Coastal Parati - UNESCO colonial town, optional excursion on yacht.
Rio de Janeiro - Lively city with great beaches, incredible views and lots to see and do
Orientation walks - Introductory walks conducted by your tour leader at each main stopover.
Day 1: Arrive Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Day 2: Colonia - Montevideo (Uruguay)
Day 3: Montevideo -free time
Day 4: Bus to Salto - PM free time
Day 5: AM free time in Concordia, nightbus to Posadas
Day 6: San Ignacio - option visit Jesuit Ruins
Day 7: Bus to Foz do Iguaçu (Brazil)
Day 8: Iguazu Falls - visit falls/options, B
Day 9: Iguazu Falls - free time, nightbus to Curitiba, B
Day 10: Curitiba, optional train/bus to Paranagua
Day 11: Bus to Sao Paulo, pm free time, B
Day 12: Sao Paulo - free time, B
Day 13: Bus to Parati - free time, B
Day 14: Parati - free time/option on boat, B
Day 15: Bus to Rio de Janeiro, B
Day 16: Depart Rio
B - breakfast L - lunch D - dinner
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Get out there and in touch with the locals Are you an Adventure Tour traveller?
You want to involve yourself not only with the Latino culture, but also with the entire experience of travelling through the lands. You envisage sitting next to locals on buses, wandering through marketplaces, trying local restaurants and generally exploring the area. You might have travelled independently in the past but a tour in Latin America appeals to you because you may not be fluent in the local language and want to learn more about the destination. You don't want to spend much time in your hotels but you want to stay somewhere clean, comfortable and centrally located so you can go off and do your own thing. You like having a smaller group to travel with. Group & Leaders - Usually 8-12 travellers, max 18; Tucan Tour Leader, Tucan Guides, Local Guides & Local Reps Accommodation - Centrally located hotels, and some jungle lodges and family stays Transport - Local transport Age Group - Recommended 18-60 Included Meals - All meals in the Amazon Jungle and on the Inca Trail [Read more about Tucan travel styles]
*All Rand prices have been calculated at 1USD=ZAR8.00 or 1GBP=ZAR16.00 and are subject to change according to currency fluctuations
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