This unbeatable 14 day tour takes you to almost all of South Americas top magic destinations; Machu Picchu, Buenos Aires, the Iguassu Falls and finish in amazing Rio de Janeiro. History, nature, metropolitans and beach…this 2 week vacation has it all!!!
- 14 days / 13 nights
- 13 nights in hotels based on US standards
- Tours in Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Buenos Aires, Iguassu and Rio de Janeiro
- Daily departures
- Completely customizable
- Also available in Superior & Luxury
Who is this for?
This 2 week package is designed for people looking for it all. Get blown away seeing the site of Machu Picchu, awe at the sheer force of the Iguassu Falls and of course do not forget to indulge yourself with the energy of two of South America’s most important metropolitan cities; Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro.
DAY 1 - Lima
On arrival in Lima you will be picked up and taken to your Lima hotel in the up market neighborhood of Miraflores. Your hotel will be located close to great restaurants, the Miraflores coastline and other entertainment.
DAY 2 - Lima
Today you will be picked up for a half day tour of the city of Lima. You will visit the colonial city center, and the commercial and business districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. In the afternoon you may opt to visit one of the famous museums Lima has to offer. Another possibility would be to enjoy a culinary tour of the new South American culinary capital.
DAY 3 - Cusco
In the morning you will be picked up from your hotel and taken to the airport for your flight to Cusco. On arrival in this “imperial city” you will be picked up and taken to your Cusco hotel. In the afternoon you will be picked up for a half day Cusco city tour, this excursion will show you the city center and other famous sites such as Q’enqo, Tambomachay and Puka Pukara located just outside of Cusco. The evening you have free at leisure.
DAY 4 - Sacred Valley of the Incas
You will be picked up from your hotel and set off for a full day tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. You will visit the famous market in Pisac, one of the best artisan markets on the continent, have a buffet lunch in Urabamba and finish your excursion at the impressive Inca citadel of Ollantaytambo. The night you will spend in the quietness of the Sacred Valley or return to Cusco for the night.
DAY 5 - Machu Picchu
In the early morning you will have your train from Ollantaytambo station to Aguas Calientes. This beautiful ride on one of the different train options, gives you a good impression of the change in altitude between Cusco and Aguas Calientes. On arrival you will check in your hotel before heading up to the site of Machu Picchu for a 2 hour guided tour. After the tour you will have some free time on the site before going back to your hotel in Aguas Calientes or stay at the famous Sanctuary Lodge at the entrance of Machu Picchu.
DAY 6 - Machu Picchu
Today you will have the chance to see the sunrise at Machu Picchu. Take one of the early busses from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu and enjoy a second day at the site. This day you can use to climb Huayna Picchu and enjoy the magnificent views of the site below. In the afternoon you will return to Aguas Calientes and the train station for your return train to Cusco. In Cusco you will be returned to your hotel.
DAY 7 - Cusco - Lima
Today you will be returned to Lima for one night. On arrival in Lima you will be picked up and taken to your Lima hotel in Miraflores. The rest of the day you have free at leisure in this fascinating city. Enjoy some great shopping, amazing restaurants and maybe visit some of the great museums this metropolitan city has to offer.
DAY 8 - Lima - Buenos Aires
Today you will be picked up from your hotel for your international flight to Buenos Aires. On arrival in Buenos Aires you will be picked up and taken to your hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure in this amazing city.
DAY 9 - Buenos Aires
Today you will have a city tour of Buenos Aires. You will visit the famous neighborhoods of the “Paris of South America”, such as Palermo, Recoleta and of course Boca. You will see the plaza de Mayo, the Presidential Palace and the widest avenue in the world, the Avenue 9th of July. In the evening we can optionally offer you a tango show and dinner in one of the great tango venues this city has to offer.
DAY 10 - Iguassu Falls
In the morning you will be taken to the airport for your flight to Puerto Iguassu, on the Argentinean side of the Iguassu Falls. You will be picked up and taken to your Iguassu Hotel. In the afternoon you will have a half day tour of the Brazilian side of the falls.
DAY 11 - Iguassu Falls
Today you will have a morning tour of the Argentinean side of the falls. You will walk over the walkways constructed close to the edge of the waterfalls. Over these walking ways we will take you to the foot of the falls where an involuntary shower may hit you. In the afternoon you can optionally take a boat tour on the river almost going under the falls.
DAY 12 - Iguassu Falls - Rio de Janeiro
After being picked up from your hotel, you’ll cross into Brazil overland to Foz do Iguacu and the airport for your flight to your final destination; Rio de Janeiro. On arrival you will be picked up and taken to your hotel located close to Copacabana or Ipanema beach.
DAY 13 - Rio de Janeiro
Today you will have a full day tour of Rio de Janeiro. Visit the Sugar Loaf Mountain providing you with awesome views of the Rio beaches. Afterwards, we’ll take you the what maybe is the most famous icon of Rio and one of the better known of South America; the Christ the Redeemer statue on Corcovado Hill. The evening you have free to enjoy strolling over the Copacabana boardwalk and enjoy the nightlife in this amazing city. Optional we can also offer you a visit to one of the Samba Schools Rio is so famous for.
DAY 14 - Rio de Janeiro
On the desired time you will pick up from your hotel and taken to the airport for your international flight. Optional you can stay a couple of days more in Rio or take a couple of days at the beaches at Buzios or Angra Dos Reis located at two hours from Rio de Janeiro.
All our tours are completely customizable and hence you can opt for a combination of different hotels and services depending on your personal preferences.
This package is also available in Superior and Luxury varieties with private tours and 4 or 5 star hotels. All our packages are completely customizable and can be combined to your preferences.
Please note that flights have not been included at this stage unless stated above.
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