Day 1 : Buenos Aires
Arrival Day and Welcomed by our representative.The adventure begins tonight. Feel free to explore, but make sure you're back in time to meet the group. After introductions, our CEO will review the details of your tour.
Day 2 : Buenos Aires
Free time to explore the many attractions. Check out a football match, a tango show or the city's famous nightlife.
Known as the ‘Paris of the Americas,’ Buenos Aires is a vibrant city full of life. Visit the districts of La Boca, Recoleta, and San Telmo or catch a tango show at one of the many famous tanguerías. Wander the pedestrian walkways and see some dancing in the streets. Whatever you do, Buenos Aires is sure to leave lasting memories.Free Time Buenos AiresFull Day.Get out and explore Argentina's beautiful capital city.
Day 3 : Buenos Aires/Colonia del Sacramento
Cross the Río de la Plata by ferry to Colonia, Uruguay. Explore on an orientation walk, then enjoy free time to explore the area and relax at a streetside café.Ferry Buenos Aires – Colonia del Sacramento1h. Get to the next spot on your route aboard a convenient and efficient ferry boat. Border Crossing (Argentina - Uruguay) Buenos Aires – Colonia La Concordia
Ready for a little more ink in your passport? Grab your bags and get ready to check another country off your bucket list.
Orientation Walk 30m-1h.Enjoy a brief walk with your CEO. He/she will give you some tips on finding things like supermarkets, main squares, and ATMs. For more specific or in-depth information, an official guided tour is recommended. Free Time Colonia del Sacramento. Get out and explore quaint Colonia.
Day 4 : Colonia del Sacramento/Montevideo
Travel from Colonia to Montevideo in the morning. Free afternoon to explore. Spend free time in Montevideo exploring the city and Mercado del Puerto, having a picnic in the park or visiting Estadio Centenario where the first World Cup was played in 1930. Cycle around the coast or head to the beach. Local bus Colonia del Sacramento – Montevideo2h30m-3h177km
Climb aboard, grab a seat, and enjoy the ride.Free Time MontevideoAfternoon. Enjoy some free time to explore Montevideo and the surrounding area. Spend the afternoon cruising along the coast on a bike or visiting a key landmark for soccer lovers.
Day 5 : Montevideo
Free time to explore Montevideo.Free Time MontevideoFull Day. Take as much time as you'd like to explore. Take a day trip to Punta del Este or enjoy Montevideo and have a delicious picnic in the park.
Day 6 : Montevideo/Mercedes
Leave the city and lights behind in favour of the Uruguayan rural life.
Today travel by day through picturesque settlements and pastures finishing in the last Uruguayan stop—a local ranch, known in the region as an estancia.Stretch out and scan the scenery from the comfort of a private vehicle.Estancia Stay Colonia La Concordia.Leave the city and lights behind in favour of the Uruguayan rural life. Get dusty at a working ranch, go for a horseback ride or hike in the countryside, and indulge in local barbecues and wine.
Day 7 : Mercedes
Get dirty working at the ranch, go for a hike in the countryside, and indulge in local barbecues and wine.Spend a day at the estancia getting into rural life. Learn about the historical roots of the region, lend a hand on the farm, go for a walk, make bread or sit back and sip on the wines of the region as you take in local Uruguayan life.Free Time MercedesFull Day.Participate in as much or as little as you'd like at the estancia. Dive in and help out or put your feet up.Estancia Stay Colonia La Concordia
Leave the city and lights behind in favour of the Uruguayan rural life. Get dusty at a working ranch, go for a horseback ride or hike in the countryside, and indulge in local barbecues and wine.
Day 8 : Mercedes/Foz do Iguaçu
In the morning cross the border into Gualeguaychu in Argentina, then begin the long overnight journey to Iguassu Falls.Border Crossing (Uruguay - Argentina) Fray Bentos – Gualeguaychú1h Ready for a little more ink in your passport? Grab your bags and get ready to check another country off your bucket list.Overnight bus Mercedes – Puerto Iguazú16h-18h868km. Curl up and catch a snooze en route to the next stop.Get ready for a long journey.
Day 9 : Foz do Iguaçu
Explore the Brazilian side of the falls with free time in the afternoon. Opt to take a helicopter ride over the falls, visit a bird park or see the Itaipu Dam. After a night of travel, our visit to Brazil begins with the magnificent Foz do Iguaçu, or Iguassu falls, bordering Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina. Stretch out and scan the scenery from the comfort of a private vehicle.
Border Crossing (Argentina - Brazil) Puerto Iguazú – Foz do Iguaçu1h-3h Ready for a little more ink in your passport? Grab your bags and get ready to check another country off your bucket list. Iguassu Falls Guided Tour Foz do Iguaçu3h-4h . Visit the Brazil side of the falls to get a panoramic view of Iguassu, one of the world's largest and most impressive waterfalls. In total, there are over 275 individual falls spread out over 3km (2 mi). Find the best spot to take jaw-dropping photos of this UNESCO World Heritage site. Free Time Foz do IguaçuAfternoon. Get out and explore the area!
Day 10 : Foz do Iguaçu
Full day excursion to the Argentinian side of the falls. Opt to take a boat tour to see the cascading falls from below. If you have booked the Iguassu Falls Boat Ride Theme Pack, today's the day! Your CEO will give you the details about timing and what to bring.Border Crossing (Brazil - Argentina) Foz do Iguaçu – Puerto Iguazú1h30m-2h. Ready for a little more ink in your passport? Grab your bags and get ready to check another country off your bucket list. Iguassu Falls Visit Puerto IguazúFull Day. Spend the whole day on the Argentina side of Iguassu, exploring the paths over the falls or experience the UNESCO World Heritage site from a boat tour. Tours utilize trails and catwalks adapted to the landscape of the area, and walking is easy for all ages; guided tours of the complex are available several times a day. Border Crossing (Argentina - Brazil) Puerto Iguazú – Foz do Iguaçu1h30m-2h. Ready for a little more ink in your passport? Grab your bags and get ready to check another country off your bucket list.
Enter the jungle from the “Sendero Yacaratía” and enjoy the panoramic view. Board motorboats that pass through the Lower Canyon of the Iguassu River, and continue onto the falls. After enjoying the view from San Martin Island, sail to “Tres Mosqueteros” to the "Devil's Throat." Sail along the shore before and enjoy the splendour of the San Martin waterfall, a wonderful and unforgettable experience.
Day 11 Foz do Iguaçu/Paraty
Skip an overnight bus ride and fly to São Paulo, heading straight to the coast. Explore colonial Paraty, then hit the beach.
Skipping the long bus ride, we fly to Sao Paulo and head straight to Paraty, a quaint colonial town on the coast renowned for its architecture. In high season, accommodation in Paraty may be multi-share. Plane Foz do Iguaçu – São Paulo1h30m4:00Morning1000km Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's... yup, it is a plane, actually. Start early to make the most of the day and arrive to Paraty with time to explore.
Day 12 Paraty
Free time to explore Paraty's beaches, a national park and surroundings. Opt to visit a cachaça distillery or take a boat tour to nearby islands. Paraty is a quaint colonial town renowned for its architecture—the pace might be slow but there's a lot to choose from. Considered one of the world's most important examples of Portuguese colonial architecture by UNESCO, the historic centre is a well-preserved national historic monument, and today has been closed to vehicles to preserve its laid-back colonial ambiance. Optional caipirinha boat trip, regular boat trips, kayak tours, horseback riding and jeep tours. Free Time ParatyFull Day. You made it to the beach! Enjoy it by exploring the area or blissing out by the water.
Day 13 : Paraty/Ilha Grande
Continue by van up the coast, and take a ferry to Ilha Grande. Tavel to the port in Angra dos Reis and catch a boat over to Ilha Grande not far from the coast. Local bus Paraty – Angra dos Reis1h30m-2h Climb aboard, grab a seat, and enjoy the ride.
This drive can sometimes cause motion sickness. Ferry Angra dos Reis – Ilha Grande1h30m Get to the next spot on your route aboard a convenient and efficient ferry boat. Free Time Ilha GrandeAfternoon. You made it to an island paradise! Go explore it.
Days 14–15 : Ilha Grande
Free time to explore the beaches of Ilha Grande. Opt to hike the remote trails, take a boat trip around the island, play in the waves or go snorkelling. Free Time Ilha GrandeFull Day. You made it to an island paradise! Go explore it.
Day 16 : Ilha Grande/Rio de Janeiro
Travel to Rio de Janeiro, and explore the city using a centrally located hostel in Copacabana as a base. Leaving the port after returning from Ilha Grande, a dramatic road then takes us north along the coast through superb scenery before rounding the cliffs at Vidigal. Get a first glimpse of one of the most memorable cities in the world, Brazil’s ocean-side jewel, Río de Janeiro.
Enjoy any free time by taking an optional city tour or exploring the wonders that this city has to offer from the centrally located hostel in Copacabana. The hostel has private rooms with private bathrooms for travellers, but its common areas are shared with other guests of the hostel.Ferry Ilha Grande – Angra dos Reis1h30m. Get to the next spot on your route aboard a convenient and efficient ferry boat. Local van Angra dos Reis – Rio de Janeiro3h-3h30m. Climb aboard, take your seat, and enjoy the ride.
Day 17 : Rio de Janeiro
After B/f depart towards airport & proceed to your onward journey.