Chile, Argentina & Brazil

Chile, Argentina & Brazil

Start: United Kingdom

Finish: United Kingdom

Visiting:

Santiago

,

Mendoza

,

Buenos Aires

,

Iguazu Falls

,

Visitor Center Station

,

Rio de Janeiro

,

United Kingdom

,

Copacabana

,

San Cristobal Hill

,

La Boca

,

Recoleta

,

Andes


Tour operator:

Travelsphere

Duration:

13 Nights

Physical rating:

Low, Classic Touring

Special diets catered:

Vegetarians, Vegans, Please make us aware of any specific dietary requests

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

LCAB

Group size:

15 - 35

Age range:

18-99

Tour operated in:

English

Interests:


Tour Overview

Join us on a chance to explore breathtaking sights in three fascinating South American countries. Our adventure begins in Santiago, Chile, where we’ll tour of some of the city’s key sights, to help you find your bearings. Santiago is cosmopolitan city, with many different regions and hubs which vary dramatically, from bohemian Lastarria to affluent Las Condes. From Santiago, we’ll drive over the immense Andes to Mendoza, the wine capital of Argentina. Next, its on to Buenos Aires, where we’ll visit the La Boca District, famed for its colourful buildings. Iguacú Falls will transport you to feeling that you are in the Jurassic period, with verdant forest surrounding the white-water cascades. Finally, on this awe-inspiring tour of South America, we will visit Rio de Janerio – seeing Christ the Redeemer standing tall above the city, glowing at night is a sight that will stay with you forever. 

Highlights

  • icon

    Chile’s capital, Santiago, which lies beneath the stunning Andes 

  • icon

    Tour of Mendoza, Argentina’s wine capital 

  • icon

    Visit the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires 

  • icon

    View the Iguacú Falls from the Argentina side

  • icon

    View the famous statue of Christ the Redeemer at Corcovado

  • icon

    Local Flavours - Dine at a typical Brazilian Churrascaria

Itinerary

icon Day 1 : UK - Santiago

Location: Santiago

Accommodation: Overnight Flight

Meals Included: No Meals

Make you own way to the airport or be collected by our Private Chauffeur (if you've pre-booked) for your flight to Chile's capital Santiago, via Sao Paulo.

icon Day 2 : Santiago

Location: Santiago

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Hotel Director Vitacura

Meals Included: No Meals

You'll arrive in Santiago today, where we'll transfer you to your hotel for a two-night stay. The city occupies a lovely setting beneath the Andes, so fantastic views are assured. You'll also see wonderful sights on an afternoon tour, with highlights including the Presidential Palace and the residential districts of Las Condes and Providencia. The views of the foothills of the Andes from San Cristobal Hill aren't bad either!

icon Day 3 : Santiago - at Leisure

Location: Santiago

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Hotel Director Vitacura

Meals Included: Breakfast

The choice is yours today – spend time exploring Santiago, or join your Tour Manager on an optional day of discovery which starts with a scenic drive. Your first stop will be the Casas del Bosque vineyard to taste award-winning wines. Our explorations then take us to Viña del Mar, a beach resort also known as the 'Garden City', and the coastal city of Valparaiso. We'll have lunch here, and sightseeing highlights include Fisherman's Wharf, Plaza Sotomayor, the Naval Academy and La Sebastiana.

icon Day 4 : Santiago - Mendoza

Location: Santiago, Mendoza

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Diplomatic Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast

Today we take a great journey by road over the Andes and across the border into Argentina to your new base, Mendoza. Mount Aconcagua, which at 23,000ft is the highest peak in the Americas, is just one sightseeing highlight along the way.

icon Day 5 : Mendoza - at Leisure

Location: Mendoza

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Diplomatic Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast

This morning has been left free for you to enjoy at your leisure. However, if you'd like to join an optional excursion you can join a vineyard tour by bicycle. We'll head to the wine region of Maipù, where we'll stop at a vineyard and learn about production methods and sample the famed wines of the region including Chardonnay, Syrah and Malbec. You'll enjoy a lovely cycle through stunning backdrops of the Andes. Later this afternoon join us on an included sightseeing tour of Mendoza.

icon Day 6 : Mendoza - Buenos Aires

Location: Mendoza, Buenos Aires

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Libertador Buenos Aires

Meals Included: Breakfast

Argentina's capital Buenos Aires beckons today, and we'll fly there this morning. With a three-night stay, there's plenty of time to explore, and we'll start with a tour this afternoon. First we'll take a walk around the Plaza de Mayo to see the Casa Rosada, or Government House. This is also where we'll find the cathedral, which houses the tomb of Argentina's liberator General San Martin. Next, we head to the colourful La Boca District and visit Recoleta Cemetery, the burial place of political icon Eva Perón, before returning to our hotel.

icon Day 7 : Buenos Aires - at Leisure

Location: Buenos Aires

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Libertador Buenos Aires

Meals Included: Breakfast

Buenos Aires is yours to explore today. Alternatively, if you'd like to experience life on a typical ranch, or 'estancia', an optional day out will take you into the heart of the Argentinian Pampas. Here you'll see the gauchos displaying their horsemanship skills, and you'll also get to tuck into an Argentine barbecue. Some of the world's best beef comes from Argentina – so meat-lovers are in for a treat.

icon Day 8 : Buenos Aires

Location: Buenos Aires

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Libertador Buenos Aires

Meals Included: Breakfast

Today take the option to travel to the heart of Argentina's Pampas to experience a typical 'estancia' (ranch). Alternatively, enjoy some time getting to know the city at your own pace. 

icon Day 9 : Buenos Aires - Iguaçú Falls

Location: Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Panoramic Grand Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast

We'll fly to Iguaçú Falls today, where our base for two nights is on the Argentinian side of this natural wonder. You could spend a relaxed afternoon enjoying your hotel's facilities.

icon Day 10 : Iguaçú Falls

Location: Visitor Center Station

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Panoramic Grand Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast

Today is the day you are going to explore Iguaçú Falls on a full-day excursion to the Argentinian side of the National Park. Your journey starts by taking the Ecological train through the jungle where you will see a variety of ferns, orchids, begonias, birds and butterflies along the way. Iguaçu Falls is located at the meeting point of three countries - Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina  - and you will witness spectacular views of the neighbouring countries Paraguay and Brazil. The Falls are one of the world's largest natural wonders and consist of an astounding 275 separate waterfalls, falling from an average height of 70 metres. Walk along a 1,100 metre long path and you'll arrive at the famous Devil's Gorge Fall. This tour also includes walking along Upper and Lower trails that allow you to observe the waterfalls close-up.

icon Day 11 : Iguaçú Falls - Rio de Janeiro

Location: Visitor Center Station, Rio de Janeiro

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Rio Othon Palace

Meals Included: Breakfast

You might take the chance to relax this morning before we fly to the thrilling city of Rio de Janeiro.

icon Day 12 : Rio de Janeiro

Location: Rio de Janeiro

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Rio Othon Palace

Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

You're going to wake up in one of the most unique and dazzling cities in the world today, welcome to Rio! Beautifully situated beneath Sugar Loaf Mountain and blessed with magnificent world-famous beaches such as Copacabana and Ipanema, a day here is sure to be filled with excitement. To get you started, we're going to visit Corcovado, which is home to the famous statue of Christ the Redeemer. To reach the statue we'll travel on the small cog railway which winds up the mountain. You can just imagine the superb views you're going to get over Rio from here.  You'll be keen to get out in Rio this afternoon, whether that's to see more sights or stretch out on Copacabana Beach, which is just across from your hotel. There's also the option to take a cable-car ride to the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain. This evening we'll gather as a group for a farewell dinner at a typical Brazilian Churrascaria. A churrascaria is a place where meat is cooked in churrasco style, which translates roughly from the Portuguese word for "barbecue".  Experience the famous Brazilian barbecue and taste traditional Brazilian food such as sushi, various salads and 25 types of meat including cuts of prime beef, ostrich, lamb, and wild boar.

icon Day 13 : Rio de Janeiro - UK

Location: Rio de Janeiro

Accommodation: Overnight Flight

Meals Included: Breakfast

You've time to see a little more of Rio today before we transfer you to the airport for your flight to the UK via Sao Paulo. 

icon Day 14 : UK

Location: United Kingdom

Meals Included: No Meals

Today you'll arrive back in the UK. Upon arrival, either make your own way home or your Travelsphere Private Chauffeur Service will be waiting for the journey home (if you've pre-booked).

What's Included

  • icon

    Accommodation

    4 & 5 star hotels

  • icon

    Private Chauffeur Service, Free Airport Parking or £100 reduction if you make your own arrangements

  • icon

    11 nights in 4 and 5-star hotels plus 2 nights in flight

  • icon

    Return flights from London

  • icon

    11 breakfasts, 1 dinner

  • icon

    Travelsphere Tour Manager and Local Guides

  • icon

    Overseas transfers and other transportation

  • icon

    Porterage

Accommodation

    • Torremayor Hotel Santiago
    • Located in the centre of Providencia, Santiago, and within close proximity to an abundance of restaurants and bars and less than 10 minutes to the biggest mall in Latin America, the Torremayor Providencia is situated in an ideal location. Rooms have a modern decor with facilities including; a minibar, climate control and Wi-Fi. The Hotel also has a rooftop pool which boasts fantastic views of the city.
    • Diplomatic Hotel
    • This 5-star resort is situated in the centre of Mendoza, surrounded by great restaurants, wine bars and shops. Rooms feature luxury French furniture, dark wood floors and marble bathrooms.
    • Sheraton Libertador Buenos Aires
    • Sheraton Libertador Hotel, located in the centre of Buenos Aires, welcomes its guests to one of the largest cosmopolitan cities in Latin America and provides easy access to its varied commercial, financial, cultural and entertainment options.<br /><br />This luxurious 5–star hotel is just in the centre of all the action. It is located in close proximity to The Obelisco, the most famous iconic and historical monument of Buenos Aires, and Plaza Mayo, the main square of central Buenos Aires, which has always been the focal point of its political life with several major landmarks, located around the Plaza. However, guests who are more interested in shopping rather than sightseeing will not feel lonely here, as famous Florida Pedestrian Street, full of lovely shops, is just 2 blocks away.<br /><br />However, Sheraton Libertador Hotel undoubtedly is a jewel itself and a pleasure to stay in. Rooms are styled in tan hues with sweet sleeper king or 2 single beds and further benefit from air conditioning, flat-screen satellite TVs, mini bar, safe and dressing room. Stunning views of the city towers add intimate and inviting atmosphere to the rooms, which is further enhanced by marble baths, where guests can sit back and relax from the fast pace of the city.<br /><br />For those seeking additional relaxation this fabulous hotel offer numerous services, including sun deck, sauna, spa facilities and massage treatments. Although for those who still have energy there is an indoor heated pool and fitness centre with sliding-glass-pane ceiling providing magnificent views of Buenos Aires. Yet, no experience can be complete without a visit to La Pergola Restaurant or Maximilian Lobby Bar and Restaurant. While La Pergola Restaurant with its variety of buffet dishes is an ultimate choice for breakfast or lunch, superb cocktails and a la carte menu, available for lunch and dinner, can be found in Maximilian Lobby Bar and Restaurant.
    • Panoramic Grand Hotel
    • The Panoramic Grand is located on a hill which overlooks the Three Frontier Landmark, a site that marks the meeting of Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay. The hotel boasts 5 restaurants and a panoramic spa.
    • Rio Othon Palace
    • The 4-star Rio Othon Palace is ideally located on Copacabana Beach, a short distance from the centre of Rio. Hotel facilities include a restaurant, bar and a swimming pool. Bedrooms have private facilities, mini-bar, hairdryer, safe, air-conditioning and a TV.

Optional Excursions

  • Tour of Valparaiso and Viña del Mar, including a wine-tasting
  • Experience a typical 'estancia' ranch 
  • Visit one of Mendoza's many vineyards for a wine-tasting
  • River tour on the magnificent Tigre and Parana Delta
  • Enjoy a delicious dinner and a thrilling tango show in Buenos Aires
  • View the Iguaçú Falls from the Brazilian side
  • Enjoy superb views of Rio de Janeiro from Sugarloaf Mountain

Pre-bookable excursions: Valparaiso and Viña del Mar, Iguaçú Falls from the Brazilian side and Sugarloaf Mountain can be pre-booked as a package from just £289 per person.

Excursions Included

Chile’s capital, Santiago, which lies beneath the stunning Andes
Tour of Mendoza, Argentina’s wine capital
Visit the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires
View the Iguaçú Falls, which are taller than Niagara Falls
View the famous statue of Christ the Redeemer at Corcovado

Check out our Q&As

Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

No. Min age is 18 years.

Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

Yes

Will I know the names and details of all the accommodation before I depart?

Yes

Are airport transfers included in this tour?

Yes

Are vaccinations required for this tour?

Requirements do change, and you must check the up to date position in good time before departure so that you have the correct documentation and are adequately vaccinated. Information on health is available from your GP surgery and from the National Travel Health Network and Centre www.travelhealthpro.org.uk

    Are flights included in this tour?

    Yes

    What policies are in place for Covid-19?

    Travelsphere’s Flexibility Promise has been created to give you complete peace of mind and make you feel confident when booking your holiday with us. We have also been awarded the WTTC safe travels stamp which recognises businesses and destinations worldwide that have adopted a new set of global protocols to support the return of 'Safe Travel' around the world.

    How long has the tour company been trading?

    Travelsphere has been operating escorted touring holidays for 60 years

    What Ethical Travel credentials does the tour company have?

    At Travelsphere, we are committed to operating our business operations responsibly, with integrity and always act ethically in all our business dealings and relationships. We are committed to implementing and enforcing effective systems and controls to ensure slavery and human trafficking does not take place in our own business or in any of our supply chains

    What documents will I receive before I travel?

    You will receive Holiday conformation upon booking, and then several documents detailing any adddiotnal information and the optional excursions that you can book before you travel. The final information covering your flights, hotels and itinerary will be sent to you around 14 days before your departure date.

    Do you operate a “single share” option and how does it work?

    No, we do not offer single share options

    Can I join the tour once it has departed?

    No, Im afraid not

    What happens if I need to change my holiday date once I’ve booked?

    If we can accomadate a change in date - we will always do our best to help you. Just pick up the phone and ask one of our friendly advisors - and make sure you have your booking number to hand.

    Am I contributing to any charity by booking the tour?

    Our Travelsphere Cares programmes, in partnership with the Planeterra Foundation, support local projects and social enterprises by helping them earn an income from tourism. We simply donate a portion of the funds from our tours, so it’s great to know that when you travel with us you are helping to change lives and turn travel into real impact.

    Who will be my travelling companions on the tour?

    Like minded travellers

    Will the accommodation included meet local health and safety regulations?

    All of our accommodation providers will be working to the very highest standards of hygiene – you already always enjoy a private room of your own on all of our trips, all of our partners will be guided by local government operational standards of hygiene and the new protocols we have issued to them.

Why Book With TourHub

  • Best collection of quality tours

    100's of 1000's of quality tours worldwide to search and book.

  • Guaranteed financial security

    Free cancellation and 100% Guaranteed Refunds. Your money is fully protected by the PTS Trust.

  • Secure online payments

    All payments made online are encrypted and secure.

  • Direct contact with your tour organisers

    Use tourhubs messenger service to speak directly to your tour organisers before or after your booking.

Book with Confidence

  • icon

    Free Date Changes

    Travelsphere allows you to make 4 free date changes, as long as the change is made at least 75 days before the start of the tour.

  • icon

    Transfer as credit to Future Tours

    Travelsphere allows you to transfer existing payments to a future tour to avoid cancellation fees if you can't travel and inform travelsphere, 75 days before departure.

  • icon

    Low Deposit

    Travelsphere requires a minimum deposit of 21% or the full booking value, whichever is less, with the final balance not due until 56 days before departure.

  • icon

    Cancellation Policy

    If you need to cancel your tour, tourhub doesn't charge a cancellation fee, here is a summary of travelsphere charges.

    Up to 75 days before tour starts: 100% of deposit.

    At 74 days before tour starts: 50% of tour cost.

    At 14 days before tour starts: 100% of tour cost.

  • icon

    Book with Confidence

    When you book your holiday with Just You, you can have complete peace of mind. Your money is 100% protected through our Independent Trust Fund, any money you pay to us is held by them & governed by 3rd?party trustees. It is also a condition of our ATOL license and is regularly monitored by the Civil Aviation Authority. We don’t receive any money until after you’ve come back from your holiday – so your money is 100% protected no matter what. If you have any questions you can speak to one of our friendly and knowledgeable holiday advisors.

  • icon

    Secure payments

    All payments to TourHub are deposited into an externally regulated Trust account.

Chile, Argentina & Brazil

Start: United Kingdom

Finish: United Kingdom

Visiting:

Santiago

,

Mendoza

,

Buenos Aires

,

Iguazu Falls

,

Visitor Center Station

,

Rio de Janeiro

,

United Kingdom

,

Copacabana

,

San Cristobal Hill

,

La Boca

,

Recoleta

,

Andes


Tour operator:

Travelsphere

Duration:

13 Nights

Physical rating:

Low, Classic Touring

Special diets catered:

Vegetarians, Vegans, Please make us aware of any specific dietary requests

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

LCAB

Group size:

15 - 35

Age range:

18-99

Tour operated in:

English

Interests:


More like this

Similar Tours

Iguacia Falls
13 Nights $4932 $4389 inc flight
Iguacia Falls
14 Nights $5744 $5160 inc flight
Rio Carnival
14 Nights $6993 $6644 inc flight
Brazil
17 Nights $5869 $5279 inc flight
Recoleta Cemetery
13 Nights $3180 $2565
Ultimate South America
28 Nights $12228 $11616 inc flight