The wonders of South America

Discover a trio of remarkable, contrasting cities on included tours; gaze in awe at Iguazu’s plunging waters, savour some of the continent’s finest wines, taste fine food and experience jaw-dropping Andean scenery on this perfect introduction to South America. On a journey that takes in both South Atlantic and Pacific shores, fill each day with astonishing new sights, unforgettable wonders and the verve and vibrancy of some of the world’s most colourful nations. Then complete your tour with a visit to the rugged vastness of Patagonia at the very south of South America.

Highlights

  • Spend three nights in gloriously elegant Buenos Aires
  • Discover the spectacular wildernesses of Patagonia
  • See the Christ the Redeemer statue atop Corcovado in Rio
  • End a tour of Rio with a visit to Sugar Loaf Mountain
  • Fly to majestic, magnificent Iguazu Falls – see both the Brazilian and Argentine sides
  • Explore the Argentine capital
  • Fly to famous wine-producing Mendoza and visit two wineries
  • Enjoy an unforgettable day as you cross the Andes to Chilean capital Santiago
  • Experience Santiago as the locals do on a fascinating tour
  • Spend a day on the Pacific Ocean shores, discovering UNESCO-listed Valparaiso and garden city Vina del Mar

Inclusions

  • 15 nights' bed and breakfast hotel accommodation, plus two nights on the aircraft
  • Three lunches
  • Return flights to Rio de Janeiro via Sao Paulo (returning from Santiago via Sao Paulo)
  • Return flights from Santiago to Patagonia
  • Internal flights as described in the itinerary
  • Coach travel and transfers throughout
  • Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced Tour Manager