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The Explorer

The Explorer (Contiki)
 

Summary:

Want a taste of Peru, Argentina & Brazil? This colorful collision of cultures follows Incan footsteps in Machu Picchu, dives into some jungle adventures in the Amazon, teaches you the tango and tastes empanadas in Buenos Aires and gets the party started i...

Duration
18 Days
Countries
3
Next Departure
18-Dec-2021
Starting at
USD 3,097.00
Price per day
USD 172.00

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Operator
Contiki
Tour
The Explorer
Age Group
18 - 35 Years


Summary

Want a taste of Peru, Argentina & Brazil? This colorful collision of cultures follows Incan footsteps in Machu Picchu, dives into some jungle adventures in the Amazon, teaches you the tango and tastes empanadas in Buenos Aires and gets the party started in the home of Carnival: Rio. Forget just getting a taste - this 18 day odyssey is a feast for the senses.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Cusco
Day 2.
Cusco To Sacred Valley
Day 3.
Sacred Valley To Aguas Calientes Or Inca Trail Trek
Day 4.
Machu Picchu To Cusco
Day 5.
Cusco
Day 6.
Cusco To Jungle Lodge
Day 7.
Jungle Lodge To Puerto Maldonado
Day 8.
Puerto Maldonado To Lima
Day 9.
Lima To Buenos Aires
Day 10.
Buenos Aires
Day 11.
Buenos Aires
Day 12.
Buenos Aires
Day 13.
Buenos Aires To Iguassu Falls
Day 14.
Iguassu Falls
Day 15.
Iguassu Falls To Rio De Janeiro
Day 16.
Rio De Janeiro
Day 17.
Rio De Janeiro
Day 18.
Rio De Janeiro

Visited Countries (3): Argentina, Brazil, Peru

Visited cities (11): Buenos Aires, Cusco, Iguazu Falls (Argentina), Iguazu Falls (Brasil), Lima, Machu Picchu, Ollantaytambo, Pisco, Puerto Iguazu, Puerto Maldonado, Rio de Janeiro

 

Remarks

Highlights

Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu) to Cusco

  • Entry into Machu Picchu Sanctuary

Buenos Aires Day 2

  • Get a city sightseeing tour of the cultural capital of Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires to Iguassu Falls

  • Included flight to Iguassu

Cusco to Sacred Valley

  • Entry into the Sacred Valley and Pisac ruins
  • Meet some resident llamas in a local farm in Cusco
  • Visit Pisac town and Pisac Market

Iguassu Falls

  • See the Devil's Throat, the underwater cave formation of Iguassu falls
  • Visit Iguassu National Park ARG side

Iguassu Falls to Rio de Janeiro

  • Included flight to Rio de Janeiro

Jungle Lodge to Puerto Maldonado

  • Locally guided jungle catamaran cruise

Lima to Buenos Aires

  • Included flight to Buenos Aires

Puerto Maldonado to Lima

  • Included Flight to Lima

Rio de Janeiro Day 2

  • Climb up to the heavens of Corcovado and gawp at Christ the Redeemer, Rio

Included in Price

Accommodation

  • We always provide comfortable accommodation in a relaxed atmosphere - think comfy hotels, jungle lodges and bright communal areas for you and your new squad to relax and socialise.

Food

  • You can expect to refuel with hearty breakfasts, lively lunches and delicious dinners from us but we'll also give you the opportunity to sample some of the best local cuisine. You'll taste it all - from simple street eats to gourmet fare.

Staff

  • A highly trained Trip Manager who brings your adventure to life. An expert driver who knows foreign roads better than Google Maps. Local Guides who make tourist traps a thing of the past. This is your team. Smart, friendly, fun, and integral to everything we do.

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

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