Buenos Aires and Iguazu Falls Tour

DAY 1

Transfer in from Airport to hotel.

A bilingual chauffer will be waiting for you at the airport with your name on a board to take you to the hotel.

 

 Evening Tango Class.

There is a saying: "It takes one lesson to learn Tango and a lifetime to improve it." An individual Tango Class is provided for you by experienced Tango teachers for you to experience the passion and sensuality of Tango.

 

Dinner at the famous Chiquilin Restaurante.

Here you will be able to enjoy the world famous Argentine beef and Malbec Wine.

 

 

DAY 2

Breakfast.

 City Tour.

In the morning, you will be picked up by a local guide and given a tour around the city and its surroundings that will allow you to discover its spirit, its mystique and its charm. The following areas will be visited: Plaza de Mayo, Puerto Madero, La Boca, San Telmo, Palermo, Recoleta Cemetery.

 

Tango Show with Dinner at “El Querandi”.

Carlos Gardel is recognized as one of the most important singers and actors of the 19th century. Born in France, he came to Argentina as a child. Here he came to fame singing Tango in the many theatres of Buenos Aires. You will enjoy a Gala Dinner show of dance and singing dedicated to this icon whose voice has now been registered by UNESCO.

 

 

DAY 3

Breakfast.

 Gaucho Party at the Estancia Santa Susana.

Today you will be taken out to the pampas of Buenos Aires to a typical ranch were you will be able to enjoy and gain an insight to the “Gaucho” culture. Gauchos are the famous horsemen (descended from the native Indians and Spanish settlers) who work the ranches of Argentina who have a clearly defined culture that manifests itself through folklore, music, dance and sport.

At the Gaucho party the following activities take place:

Wine and Empanada Reception,

Visit to the Estancia museum and Church,

Horse and sulky trips,

Typical Argentine BBQ with wine,

Folklore show with Malambo &

Show of Gaucho horsemanship.

 

 

DAY 4

Breakfast.

 Tigre Delta & Cruise.

Far North of Buenos Aires you find the Parana Delta, Tigre Delta (called simply Tigre), a group of islands, natural reserve and wildlife. River, channels, big trees, fruits and nice houses, boats, wharf and healthy life are found everywhere. It is one of the few touristic Deltas in the world and chosen destination for many people in the weekends.

Today we take you one a guided tour of this area during which time you will enjoy:

Train to El Tigre,

The services of a bilingual tour guide,

Boat cruise through the delta and river,

Lunch included,

Visit to the famous fruit market &

Transport back to hotel

 

 Visit to Typical Milonga.

A milonga  is a typical bar where people meet to dance to Tango. Here you will see that Tango is not just a dance but a lifestyle. Young and old practice its rituals. And if you have any inclination to participate, you will be most welcome to dance also.

 

 

DAY 5

Breakfast.

 Daytrip to Colonia De Uruguay with guided tour

On the other side of the Rio del Plata, is located Colonia. You will take a fast ferry to pass a relaxing day is this small historic town that has been declared of Historical national interest by UNESCO. Founded by the Portuguese in 1680, a visit to this town will take you back in time to this colonial period.

Today’s activities will include:

Fast ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia,

Guided tour with bilingual guide of the historic part of town,

Lunch at local restaurant- drinks not included,

Visit to museum,

Fast Ferry back to Buenos Aires

 

 

DAY 6

Breakfast.

 Football Match.

Argentina is renowned for its passion for football. To go to a game during your stay in Buenos Aires is an experience not to be missed. Depending on the fixtures, we will take you to see the famous Boca Juniors (team of Maradonna) or one of the other local teams such as River Plate.

Included in this activity is:

Transfer to and from the ground,

Guided tour of La Boca,

Entrance to ground with seated ticket,

Transfer back to hotel

 

 

DAY 7

Breakfast.

 Iguazu Falls.

Iguazu Falls is undoubtedly the most visited place in Misiones and one of the most imposing natural attractions in Argentina.

In guarani language, the term "Iguazú" means "great waters". It was discovered in 1541 by Alvar Argentine Falls Tour

Today you will enjoy a full day tour of the Argentine side of the Iguazu Falls. During the tour you will get ‘up, close and intimate’ with views of this unforgettable section of the Iguazu River. Our guide will show you the hidden gems of this unique National Park in the lower and upper walkways and will take you off the beaten path to show you the best views. Trails through the 210 square mile reserve provide visitors with various views of the Falls, especially the largest one, Devil's Throat. The mist over the Devil's Throat is such that endless rainbows are formed. Expect to get wet today and fell exhilarated with the spray and close contact with the sheer power of the falls.

The ecological train ride is included in the tour.

 

 Options available: Jet boat ride under the falls at a cost of US$75 is available for purchase on day of visit whilst in the park.

Return to your hotel in the late afternoon.

 

 

DAY 8

Breakfast.

 Iguazú Falls Brazil.

 Brazilian Falls tour.

In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel and taken across the Argentine –Brazilian border and enter the Iguazu National Park on the Brazil side. Here you will enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of the Falls during a walking tour through the passages that connect the different observation points.

Similar to football, the Brazilians and Argentines argue which side has the best view of the Falls. What is clear is that both sides are different and spectacular in their own unique way. You can decide for yourself, which side you are most impressed with.

 

 

DAY 9

Breakfast.

Flight back to Buenos Aires:

You will be picked up at the airport and taken back to Rooney's Hotel.

 

 

DAY 10

Breakfast.

Free day in Buenos Aires

 

 

DAY 11

Breakfast.

Shopping tour

 

 

DAY 12

Breakfast.

Transfer to Airport

 

 

Hotel Type Standard Superior Deluxe
Double Occupancy USD 1836 USD 1917 USD 2026
Single Occupancy USD 2462 USD 2626 USD 2843

*Valid until Junes 2015 (ask for prices in Christmas and New Year)

 

 

INCLUDED:

- Accommodation at the mentioned hotels daily with local taxes (21%) included for the specified number of nights

- Breakfast and meals where specified

- Transfers and tours as specified in the itinerary

- Seat in bus

- Local Bilingual speaking guide

 

NOT INCLUDED:

- Domestic fights Buenos Aires-Iguazu-Buenos Aires economic class, from Usd 420 x pax tax included.( promotional air fare last minute booking available only 14 days or less before departure)

- National Park Fee entrances: usd 63 per person

 

12 Days

Summary: BUENOS AIRES, URUGUAY and IGUAZU FALLS

Description: This 12 day tour is designed for those who are first time visitors and want to see the best of Buenos Aires and Iguazu Falls Tour.

Departs: Every Day

 

 

FROM US$ 1836

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