Day 1 Arrival at Rio De Janeiro Airport
Welcome to Brazil
On arrival at Rio De Janeiro International Airport you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
Day is free, for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Rio de Janeiro is a huge seaside city in Brazil, famed for its Copacabana and Ipanema beaches, 38m Christ the Redeemer statue atop Mount Corcovado and for Sugarloaf Mountain, a granite peak with cable cars to its summit. The city is also known for its sprawling favelas (shanty towns). Its raucous Carnaval festival, featuring parade floats, flamboyant costumes and samba dancers, is considered the world’s largest.
Overnight in Rio de Janeiro
Day 2 Rio de Janeiro
After breakfast prepare yourself for a full day sightseeing tours in the city of Rio and the sugar loaf.
This is an excellent option to see the best of Rio if time is limited. Two of the best tours combined to make one great day! In only one day, you will visit Sugar Loaf and the city center. In the morning, we will visit the city center including the history area and the new Water Front Zone; familiarize yourself with traditional Cinelândia Square with its historical building, the municipal theatre, stopping at the Metropolitan Cathedral which was built in a pyramidal form, Lapa´s Aqueduct and Escadaria Selarón, also known as the 'Selaron Steps',a set of world-famous steps in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Then you will go to the Praça Mauá Square in the harbor zone recently revitalized as part of the projects for the 2016 Olympic Games were you can see some atractions as the panel "ethnic", the world's graphite panel made by artist Kobra. The number of faces also refers to the number of Olympic rings.
Panoramic view and stp for photos of “museu do Amanhã (Museum of Tomorrow) and MAR (Art museum of Rio de Janeiro).
After the morning tour, relax and enjoy lunch.
You will have free time to have Lunch at a local restaurant of your choice (not included-pay locally)
After lunch, you will be taken 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 steps by cable car. The first cable car takes us to Urca Hill, a vantage point 215 meters high for which already grants 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.
Day 3 Rio de Janeiro
Breakfast at hotel. Today will be at leisure for discovering this beautiful city including the wonderful beaches of Rio de Janeiro on your own of booked and optional with us.
Optional tours you can book with us
RIO BY NIGHT: SAMBA SHOW GINGA TROPICAL (Only on: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday)
Ginga Tropical show - A multicultural Brazil show that gathers on stage various cultures of our Tropical CountryA show that combines diversity and culture: The “Ziriguidum”, the Northeast, the A maz on 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 perform of the legendary Tricksters. The luxurious Carnival, with fantastic drummers and beautiful Mulatas.
Cost per person AED 400.00
Day 4 Rio de Janeiro / Foz do Iguacu
Breakfast at hotel. Today your driver will pick you up at the hotel and drop you to the airport for your onward flight to Foz de Iguassu. On arrival in Foz de Iguassu the driver will pick you up and drop you to the hotel.
HD BRAZILIAN SIDE OF THE FALLS – SIB basis with bilingual guide (Spanish & English)
Departure in vehicle heading to the National Park of the Brazilian Falls (entrance fee not included). The tour starts with a visit to the Main Center of the park, where the participants will have the opportunity to get some hints about the local ecosystem. From there the tour follows with a walking time through the most important track of the park where the participants could enjoy a astonishing view of the waterfalls. From the local belvedere the participants will have a privileged sight of the both parks of the waterfalls, Return to the main point via the panoramic elevator.
The Iguazu Falls, Iguazú Falls, Iguassu Falls, or Iguaçu Falls are waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of the Argentine province of Misiones and the Brazilian state of Paraná. They are the largest waterfalls system in the world.
Overnight in Iguassu
Day 5 Iguassu
Breakfast at hotel. Your trip will not be complete if you will not experience the Iguassu falls from the Argentinian side. Today your driver will pick you up in your hotel and proceed for a Half day tour in the Iguassu falls on the Argentinian side.
HD ARGENTINEAN SIDE OF THE FALLS – SIB basis with bilingual guide (Spanish & English)
Departure from hotels ahead to Argentina side with a quick stop at customs check out. 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, a scenic highway up to the Argentine Iguassu Park is taken from where the visit of the Argentinean Falls at Porto Canoas, which gives the 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.
OPTIONAL TOUR IN IGUASSU
VISIT THE BIRD PARK (Extension of Brazilian side Falls)
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 of 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 are just a few meters away from the watchful Eyes.
Cost per person AED 450.00
Day 6 Iguassu/Buenos Aires
After breakfast prepare for check out. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight to Buenos aires.
Buenos Aires is Argentina’s big, cosmopolitan capital city. Its center is the Plaza de Mayo, lined with stately 19th-century buildings including Casa Rosada, the iconic, balconied presidential palace. Other major attractions include Teatro Colón, a grand 1908 opera house with nearly 2,500 seats, and the modern MALBA museum, displaying Latin American art.
Overnight in Buenos Aires
Day 7 Buenos Aires
After breakfast explore the city of Buenos Aires. The tour duration of this tour will be approximately 3 hours and the highlights will be visiting the Plaza de Mayo-San Telmo-La Boca-Retiro-Recoleta-Palermo
This service is unique due to its specific characteristics: small groups of people per tour, one single language per vehicle, profile and preparation of the guides.
At the first stop discover the history of May Square, the site of the most important historical events and their protagonists since its foundation: see its surroundings, the most emblematic buildings, and learn all about them. Then enjoy May Avenue and wonder in awe at the oldest residential neighborhood in Buenos Aires: San Telmo. Walk along its cobble-stoned streets and discover its antiques shops and picturesque buildings.
Live and feel the original Tango in the neighborhood of La Boca: walk along Caminito Street and enjoy the dancers and souvenir shops. See the mythical Boca Juniors soccer stadium. Contemplate the modernization of the city whilst traveling along Madero Port and its exclusive docks, full of excellent restaurants and large offices. Pass through the Retiro neighborhood and move on to see Palermo and its most exclusive residential area before finally arriving at Recoleta. Once there, discover the final resting place of Eva Peron, "Evita" and wander through Recoleta Cemetery where she is to be found.
Day 8 Buenos Aires
Breakfast at hotel. Today you will have an options to relax in your hotel or you can explore more on the beautiful city of Argentina with the below optional tour.
Half Day Tigre
This half day tour of the Tigre Area will take you through one of the most posh districts of Buenos Aires.
We will visit the residential, northern zone of the City of Buenos Aires, and posh Greater Buenos Aires neighborhoods such as Vicente Lopez, Olivos (the private quarters for Argentine Presidents) ,Martinez, and San Isidro up to the town of Tigre, along the Rio de la Plata. There we will enjoy a ride on board a catamaran through the Parana River Delta. We will get back over the Panamericana Highway up to the city of Buenos Aires.
Includes: Pick up at the hotel in Buenos Aires, transportation, guide services and Catamaran tour.
Cost per person AED 250.00
El Viejo Almacen Tango Night with Dinner and Show
El Viejo Almacen is the most traditional tango place of Buenos Aires, located in the heart of San Telmo, the most bohemian district.
Located in the historical district of San Telmo, El Viejo Almacen was there before tango was born. Time went by, tango became popular, the city was modernized, the name of El Viejo Almacen spread throughout the world, and today it is known in every language. El Viejo Almacen is the most traditional tango place of Buenos Aires, located in the heart of San Telmo, the most bohemian district. The magic of the place guarantees a very special tango night, enjoying the best Argentinean meals with the best Argentinean wines.
Includes: Tango Show with dinner and round trip transfers.
Cost per person AED 850.00
Context - Private Walking Tour: Belle Epoque Buenos Aires, the Golden Age
An architecture walking tour illustrating the struggles in creating Argentine national identity, in the time of its greatest prosperity from the 1870s to 1930s.
The aim of this 3-hour walk, in the company of an architect or urban historian, is to examine what 'Argentine national identity' exactly is and to trace its expression in the architectural and urban tissue of Buenos Aires stemming from the beginning of the 20th century. Our walk will begin at the legislative end of Avenida de Mayo, in front of the National Congress, which will allow us to understand the internal affairs of Argentina before 1930. We will move on to a stunning example of private prosperity, going hand in hand with the prosperity of the state. The building will bring up the subject of presentation and auto-presentation of the Argentine citizens a topic which will lead us to the ultimate public building designed to and for show: the famous Teatro Col n. Here we will try to trace the importance of various display possibilities, onstage as well as in an urban context in addition to public issues such as education, hygiene and infrastructure and their visual presence within the urban tissue. We will then commute to the most elegant districts of Buenos Aires; Recoleta and Retiro. As we stroll along the Avenida Alvear, through Plaza Pellegrini and Plaza San Mart n, we will be able to admire the private palaces of the Argentine society representing the greatest affinity to the once so demanded 'Parisian style'. Lastly, our walk will lead us to an exquisite example of industrial architecture: the stunning Retiro Train Station
Includes: National Congress, Teatro Col n (outside only), Recoleta and Retiro
Cost per person AED 550.00
Day 9 Buenos Aires/End of trip
After breakfast. The day is free until checkout time. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight.
AED 12,990/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights.
Destinations: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Buzios, Foz do Iguacu, Buenos Aires.
Fixed departure: ( 02 Sep / 07 Oct / 04 Nov / 02 Dec)
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class airfare from Dubai / Rio De Janeiro / Buenos Aires / Dubai.
Internal flight from Rio De Janeiro / Foz De Iguassu / Buenos Aires.
3 nights / 4 days accommodation in Rio de Janeiro based on double room occupancy.
2 nights / 3 days accommodation in Foz de Iguassu based on double room occupancy.
3 nights / 4 days accommodation in Buenos Aires based on double room occupancy.
Land transfers and tours in Rio de Janeiro & Iguassu on SIB basis with bilingual speaking guide.
Sightseeing tours mentioned in the program.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.