$2,465 - From Brazil to Peru: World Wonders of South America 12 Days
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$2,465 - From Brazil to Peru: World Wonders of South America 12 Days

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Created: Thursday, November 26, 2020 - Departure: Monday, January 4, 2021
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Embark on an epic tour of some of South America's most famous sights. Starting in the vibrant Rio de Janeiro! Later visit Iguazu Falls and see it from both the Brazilian and Argentinean sides. In Peru explore beautiful Lima, the historic Sacred Valley and marvellous Machu Picchu.

Fixed departure dates: Jan 4, Mar 8, Apr 5, May 3, May 24, Jun 7, Jun 21, Jul 12, Aug 2, Aug 30, Oct 4, Dec 6.

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**Solo traveler pricing is available upon request.

Created: Thursday, November 26, 2020 - Departure: Monday, January 4, 2021
Destinations: Rio de Janeiro, Foz do Iguaçu , Lima, Sacred Valley, Aguas Calientes, Cuzco/Cusco
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From Brazil to Peru: World Wonders of South America

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Itinerary:

Day 1: Monday: Rio De Janeiro

Arrival in Rio de Janeiro, meet and transfer to the hotel.

Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.

Check In: 14:00 - Check Out: 12:00.

Meals included: None.

Day 2: Tuesday: Rio De Janeiro

Buffet breakfast.

HALF DAY SUGAR LOAF & PANORAMIC CITY TOUR (4hrs aprox.)

Passengers will be picked-up from their hotel between 8:00am and 9:00am, depending on the hotel location, proceeding for a half-day tour and panoramic tour of downtown and stopping at the Metropolitan Cathedral, which was built in a pyramidal form with an internal diameter of 96 meters, and a height of 80 meters. Walk through the Aterro do Flamengo and arrive to the neighborhood of Urca where one of the largest symbols of the city is located: Sugar Loaf. You will travel all the way to the top in two stages by cable car. The first cable car takes us to Urca Hill, a vantage point 215 meters high with beautiful views of Guanabara Bay and its islands, the Rio-Niterói Bridge and Corcovado Mountain. From this stage, a second cable car takes us up to the top. At 395 meters we will enjoy splendid views of Copacabana beach, the Santa Cruz fortress and several beaches of Niterói. After riding the Cable car back down, return to the hotel.

OPTIONAL TOUR RIO BY NIGHT: SAMBA SHOW GINGA TROPICAL (Only on: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday) - $100.00 per person

Ginga Tropical show - A multicultural Brazilian show that gathers on stage various cultures of our Tropical Country. A show that combines diversity and culture: The “Ziriguidum”, the Northeast, the Amazon and the Pampas with its Folklore. Bahia with its Capoeira, their mystical rituals and Rio de Janeiro with its incomparable bohemian Lapa, their dance halls and the performance of the legendary Tricksters and the luxurious Carnival, with fantastic drummers and beautiful dancers.

Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 3: Wednesday: Rio De Janeiro

Breakfast at the hotel.

Day at leisure for discovering this beautiful city including the wonderful beaches of Rio de Janeiro

OPTIONAL TOUR HALF DAY BARRA DE TIJUCA & PANORAMIC OF OLIMPIC PARK – duration approx. 6 hours - $107.00 per person

The tour offers guests a better idea of the geography and topography of the city with its marvelous landscape – the city built between the sea and the mountains! Drive along a scenic road with beach views, at São Conrado beach. Continue to the Barra da Tijuca Beach – Rio’s longest beach, stretching over 18km, then finally a panoramic view of the Olympic park - the heart of the Rio 2016 Games.

OPTIONAL TOUR HALF DAY CORCOVADO – duration approx. 4 hours - $77.00 per person

Passengers will be picked-up from their hotel between 8:00am and 9:00am, depending on the hotel location, proceeding for a half-day tour of Corcovado Mountain and Beaches. Board a cog train from Cosme Velho Station for a ride to Corcovado Mountain to visit one of the world’s most famous landmarks, the gigantic statue of Christ the Redeemer.

Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 4: Thursday: Rio De Janeiro / Foz do Iguazu

Buffet breakfast.

At proper time, transfer from the hotel to the airport.

Flight Rio de Janeiro to Iguazu is included.

Arrival in Iguazu, meet and transfer to the hotel.

HALF DAY BRAZILIAN SIDE OF THE FALLS

Departure in vehicle heading to the National Park of the Brazilian Falls (entrance fee included). The tour starts with a visit to the Main Center of the park, where you will have the opportunity to get some hints about the local ecosystem. From there hike along the most important trail of the park where the you can enjoy an astonishing view of the waterfalls. From the local belvedere you will have a privileged sight of the both parks of the waterfalls. Return to the main point via the panoramic elevator.

OPTIONAL TOUR VISIT THE BIRD PARK (Extension of Brazilian side Falls) - $53.00 per person

Located at the entrance of the National Park Bird Park is an ecological sanctuary, linking ecotourism with conservation. Huge nurseries provide a basic understanding of some 900 birds, 150 species. Brazilian birds predominate, but there are species from Australia, Africa and Asia represented. It also develops a recognized work of education, research and Environmental conservation. Other attractions include a butterfly nursery with approximately 25 species of reptiles, where you can see snakes and alligators from just a few meters away.

Overnight in Foz do Iguazu.

Check In: 14:00

Check Out: 12:00

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 5: Friday: Foz do Iguazu / Iguazu (Argentinian side)

Buffet breakfast.

HALF DAY ARGENTINEAN SIDE OF THE FALLS – 05Hrs. Approx.

Transfer ahead to Argentina side with a quick stop at customs checks. After that, the tour continues to the Tancredo Neves Bridge over the Iguassu River, which separates the border between Argentina and Brazil. Once in Argentina, take a scenic highway up to the Argentine Iguassu Park (entrance fee included) where you will have a spectacular view of the Argentinean Falls, with access to the very brink of the awe-inspiring Devil's Throat, largest of the Argentinean Falls, including the San Martin Falls. On the way back from the falls a stop at the “Three Borders” Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay meet.

Visit the upper circuit and the Devil´s Throat.

OPTIONAL THE BIG ADVENTURE TOUR (Argentinean side) - $127.00 per person

The tour combines rainforest and waterfalls. We will drive trucks into the vast wild vegetation joined by experienced guides. We will get off at the pier and board a boat to sail the Iguazú Inferior river canyon, rafting the river rapids to appreciate falls from the San Martín island peaceful backwater. Then we will visit the Tres Mosqueteros (Three Musketeers) falls, and Garganta del Diablo (Devil’s Throat) will crown the tour. Sailing the coast of the island, we will get to the next exciting point: the San Martín falls, the greatest a boat can approach.

IMPORTANT: We recommend taking a second pair of shoes, informal clothes in order to change because in the Great Adventure excursion everyone will get wet.

Certain visitors are not allowed to ride: Great Adventure or Nautical Adventure navigation:

* People with osteoporosis, neck, back conditions or surgery

* People with heart conditions or surgery

* People with COPD or neurological condition or surgery

* People unable to handle a nautical emergency on the lower Iguazu River

Overnight in Foz do Iguazu.

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 6: Saturday: Foz Do Iguazu - Lima

Buffet breakfast.

OPTIONAL TOUR HALF DAY VISIT ITAIPU DAM PANORAMIC - $59.00 per person

Itaipu is the world’s largest electrical generating capacity and could be considered a technological wonder. After a 35km ride, arrival at the Itaipu Public Relations Center, for a 30-minute film presentation showing the phases of construction and operation of this engineering monument. After this visit, tour to the dam by bus and stop at different panoramic viewpoints. The spectacle of the spillway of the dam, with its huge flow of water is particularly impressive.

Transfer out from Hotel to The Airport in Foz do Iguazu (Brazilian side) to board your flight to Peru.

Flight from Iguazu to Lima is included.

Upon arriving in Lima, you will be picked up and taken to your hotel. Our representative will give you a documentation kit with detailed program explanation. Luggage and hotel registration assistance will be offered.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Lima.

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 7: Sunday: Lima

Breakfast.

HALF DAY CITY TOUR (COLONIAL AND MODERN LIMA)

Visit the modern and colonial parts of the city of Lima the "City of Kings", beginning in the districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. Pass by a Huaca or sacred pre-Inca site. There will then be a stop at Parque del Amor (Lovers Park) in Miraflores for its magnificent view over the Pacific Ocean. The tour also includes the Historic Centre based on the Main Square, where the Presidential Palace, the Archbishop´s Palace, the Municipality of Lima and the Cathedral are located, as well as a visit to one of the largest colonial-era convents.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Lima.

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 8: Monday: Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley

Breakfast. At schedule time transfer to the airport to board the flight to Cusco city.

Flight from Lima to Cusco is included.

Upon arrival in Cusco one of our representatives will meet you and then you will be transferred to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. The Sacred Valley allows better acclimatization due to its lower altitude compared to Cusco city. Have the rest of the day at leisure to rest and get used to the altitude.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in the Sacred Valley.

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 9: Tuesday: Sacred Valley, Aguas Calientes

Breakfast.

FULL DAY AUTHENTIC SACRED VALLEY

You will head to Chinchero to visit the PARWA Center, where you can appreciate beautiful textiles and even buy some to take home. After, visit the Chinchero church, which was built by the Spanish in 1607 and remains standing until today. Continue with a visit to the ruins of Chinchero, where you will find an important Inca center in which terraces and aqueducts were built. Then, you will stop at the Racchi Viewpoint, from where you will have a panoramic view of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Afterwards, you will head towards the town of Ollantaytambo, where you will find the imposing Inca fortress that bears the same name. This place is of great historical importance, because it is where Manco Inca defeated the Spanish forces in 1538. Then, you will descend to the town of Ollantaytambo which stands out for still maintaining the Inca urban planning as part of his original urban layout, with some buildings and narrow stone alleys. You can tour the town and visit the local market.

At proper time you will board the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu.

(*) Timetables are subject to confirm.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in the Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu).

Meals included: Breakfast & Lunch.

Day 10: Wednesday: Machu Picchu, Cusco

Breakfast.

MACHU PICCHU

You are going to visit one of the most important energy centers of the world: Machu Picchu. You will be driven to the archeological site, the visit of which will be an unforgettable experience, with a professional tour guide to impart to you all the history that surrounds this mysterious and enchanting place. Once the guided tour is over, you will have some free time to explore the site on your own, to relax, or to meditate. At the agreed upon hour, you will descend to Aguas Calientes for lunch and board the train later that afternoon for the return trip.

Board train in Aguas Calientes, to Ollantantaytambo, and transfer back to Cusco.

(*) Timetables are subject to confirm.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Cusco.

Meals included: Breakfast and Lunch.

Day 11: Thursday: Cusco

Breakfast.

Day at leisure in Cusco! Enjoy the charm of this beautiful colonial city that was built upon the remains of amazing Inca buildings.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Cusco.

Meals included: Breakfast.

Day 12: Friday: Cusco, Lima

Breakfast.

At the scheduled time, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Lima.

Flight from Cusco to Lima is not included.

Meal: Breakfast.

Remarks:

* Prices are per person, based on two travelers sharing a room.

Solo traveler pricing is available upon request. Air and hotel taxes are included. Restrictions may apply. Date availability varies by city.*

Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

Exceptional conditions for reservations made between Sept 01st, 2020, and January 31st, 2021.

All reservations under the title "Flexible booking and travel later" will be governed exclusively by the terms and conditions established in said promotion, and therefore the general conditions established in the previous paragraphs will not apply.


The conditions for reservations made between Sept 01st, 2020, and January 31st, 2021., are as follows:

  • The promotion will apply to all bookings made between Sept 01st, 2020, and January 31st, 2021.
  • The customer has up to 30 days before the departure of the trip to request the flexible booking and travel later. Journeyou will provide a Travel voucher to use until December 2021.
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Trip summary
2 Adults
1/4/2021 - 1/15/2021
Nights 11
This idea includes
Destinations 5
Accommodations 5
Tours 1
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Included
  • All mentioned services, accommodation, meals and beverages mentioned in the trip description.
  • All excursions include guided tours in Spanish or English, bilingual guides can be offered in some services.
  • Domestic airfare Rio de Janeiro - Iguazu.
  • International airfare Iguazu - Lima.
  • Domestic airfare Lima - Cusco.
  • Domestic airfare Cusco - Lima.
Excluded
  • Early check-in, late check-out, services and meals not mentioned in the itinerary, drinks during meals, hotel extras, personal expenses.
  • It does not include costs of tickets and tourist tickets except the specified in the program.
  • Tips for guides, drivers and waiters.
  • Air tickets for international flights.
  • Airport taxes.
  • Additional travel insurances.
Hotels

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Rio de Janeiro

South American

www.southamericanhotel.com

Iguazu

Viale Tower

www.vialehoteis.com

Lima

Arawi Express

https://arawihotels.com

Sacred Valley

Hotel Hacienda del Valle

www.hhp.com

Aguas Calientes

El Mapi by Inkaterra

www.inkaterra.com

Cusco

Yawar Inka

www.yawarinkahotel.com


FIRST CLASS

Rio de Janeiro

Arena Ipanema

www.arenahotel.com

Iguazu

Viale Cataratas

www.vialehoteis.com

Lima

Atton San Isidro

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Sacred Valley

Aranwa Sacred Valley

https://aranwahotels.com

Aguas Calientes

Casa del Sol Boutique

www.casadelsolhotels.com

Cusco

Aranwa Cusco

https://aranwahotels.com/

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