Day 1: Arrival in Rio De Janeiro
On arrival, you will be picked up and transferred from the airport to the hotel of your choice in Rio.
Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.
Day 2: Half day Sugarloaf & Panoramic City tour
Begin your city tour in the morning (between 08:00 am – 09:00). The first stop of the tour is at Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian which has a conical form and an overall height of 80 meters. Then you will go to the one of the most important and largest point of Rio de Jainero: Sugar Loaf (Ticket not included). The way to the top is by cable car and have 2 stops. The first one takes us to the Urca Hill at 700 feet approx. (215 m.a.s.l.) where you can appreciate a wonderful and panoramic view of the whole city, Guanabara Bay, the Rio-Niteroi Bridge and Corcovado Mountain. The second cable car will take you to the top of the Sugar Loaf for breathtaking views of Copacabana Beach, the Santa Cruz Fortress and the beautiful beaches of Niteroi.
*Note: Entrances are not included. The extra cost is: USD 26.00 (If you want you can pay it directly)
Overnight at Rio.
Day 3: Day at leisure in Rio de Janeiro
Breakfast at the hotel
Day at leisure to discover and enjoy the city and the beautiful beaches of Rio de Janeiro:
OPTIONAL: Rio by Night: Samba show ginga tropical
(Available only on: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday)
Ginga Tropical show: A multicultural Brazil show that brings together on stage, various cultures of our Tropical Country.
You will enjoy a cheerful melodies of traditional Brazilian genres. These talented professional artists perform joyful dances from the Amazon, the Pampas and Bahia. Enjoy an experience like the incomparable Rio Carnival, while exotic dancers in bright suits take control of the stage to the rhythm of the energetic samba.
Overnight in Rio de Janeiro
- OPTIONAL:Half day Barra de Tijuca & Panoramic of Olympic Park
We will take you through the coast to São Conrado beach with a beautiful view of the different beaches on the way, then we will continue to the Barra da Tijuca Beach, which is known as the longest beach of Rio with a extension of 18km. Then you will end the tour with a Panoramic view of the Olympic park – the location of the past Rio 2016 Games.
You can enjoy and have a better view of the structure of the city and the combination between the mountain, the beaches and the urbanizations.
- OPTIONAL:Half day Corcovado
Duration: approx. 4 hours
Shared services with bilingual guide
We will pick you up early in the morning and take you to the Corcovado Mountain boarding a cod train from Cosme Velho Station. Once on the mountain you will visit the colossal statue of Christ the Redeemer, which is one of the most important and famous world’s landmarks.
Overnight in Rio de Janeiro.
Day 4: Rio De Janeiro / Foz do Iguazu
At the scheduled time, transfer from the hotel to the airport for you flight to Iguazu
Flight to Foz do Iguazu (not included)
Arrival of your flight, pick up and transfer from the airport to the hotel of your choice in Foz do Iguassu.
Half day Brazilian Side of the falls
Located within the National Park of the Brazilian Falls (entrance fee included). The tour begins with an explanation about the local ecosystem at the main center of the park. Then you will continue with a walking tour through the most important track of the park where you will enjoy breathtaking views of the waterfalls. You can view both parks of the waterfalls (Argentinian and Brazilian side) on the local belvedere..
Overnight in Foz do Iguassu
Day 5: Foz do Iguassu / Iguazu (Argentinian side)
Half day Argentinean side of the falls
Duration: 05Hrs. Approx.
Today visit the Argentinean side. Quick stop at customs and then continue over the Iguassu river to the Tancredo Neves Bridge , which separates the border between Argentina and Brazil.
Once in Argentina, we will take a scenic route to the Argentine Park Iguazu (entrance fee included) where you can visit the Argentinean Falls, which gives access to the edge of the imposing Devil’s Throat, the largest of the Argentinean Falls. , including the San Martín waterfalls. Then, a visit the upper circuit and the Devil´s Throat and a stop in “Three Borders “, Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay on the way back from the falls.
OPTIONAL: The Big Adventure Tour (Argentinean side)
You will enjoy the perfect combination between rainforest and waterfalls.
We will pass through the wild vegetation in driving trucks with experienced guides. Then, at the pier, we will board a boat to sail the Iguazú Inferior river canyon. Enjoy the rafting adventure on the river rapids to appreciate and feel the falls .After that, we will visit the Tres Mosqueteros (Three Musketeers) fall, and Garganta del Diablo (Devil’s Throat).
*IMPORTANT NOTE: In the Great Adventure excursion everyone will get wet! So, we recommend taking a second pair of shoes, informal clothes in order to change
Overnight in Foz do Iguazu.
Day 6: Foz Do IguaZu – Lima
At the scheduled time, transfer from the hotel to the airport in Foz do Iguassu. (Brazilian side) and take the flight to Lima.
Arrival at Lima, pick up and transfer from the airport to the Hotel of your choice
You will meet with our representative who will give you the documentation kit with all the detailed itinerary.
Overnight in Lima.
Day 7: Lima
Morning in Leisure
Half day City tour: Colonial and Modern Lima
Today you will visit the modern and colonial part of Lima, well-known as “The City of Kings”. We will start your tour through the districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. On the way, pass through a pre-Inca huaca. Then, stop at the “Parque del Amor”, which is located on the boardwalk of Miraflores, and enjoy a beautiful view of the ocean coast.
Then, you will visit the colonial part of Lima, the Historical Center, which includes: the Government Palace, the Plaza Mayor, the Archbishop’s Palace, the City Hall and the Cathedral. Additionally, you will visit the Santo Toribio Convent, one of the most important convents showcasing the colonial architecture.
Overnight in Lima
Day8: Lima, Cusco
At scheduled time, transfer from the hotel to the airport to take your flight to Cusco.
Arrival and transfer to the Sacred Valley.
Arrive in Cusco, our representative will meet you at the airport and arrange the transfer to the hotel.Once at the Sacred Valley you will have the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight at the hotel of your choice in the Sacred Valley
Day 9: Authentic Sacred Valley
Today, you will visit a picturesque Andean town called, Chinchero, where you will have the opportunity to enter to a textile craftsman’s house. Learn about the techniques and the creative process of his craft work. Then, visit the church and the archaeological center of the town, built at the end of the 15th century.
Proceed to Ollantaytambo, stop for a minute at a vantage viewpoint, from where you will have one of the best views of the Sacred Valley and will be able to take beautiful pictures.
Lunch will be at a local restaurant.
Finally, arrive at Ollantaytambo, one of the most famous architectural complexes of the Inca Empire, which served as a temple, military and agricultural center.
At the end of the tour, you will be transfer to the train Station at Ollantaytambo.
Overnight at the hotel of your choice in the Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu).
Day 10: Machu Picchu
You are going to visit one of the most important energy centers of the world: Machu Picchu. You will be driven to the archeological site, the visit of which will be an unforgettable experience, with a professional tour guide to impart to you all the history that surrounds this mysterious and enchanting place. Once the guided tour is over, you will have some free time to explore the site on your own, to relax, or to meditate.
At the agreed upon hour, you will descend to Aguas Calientes for lunch and board the train later that afternoon for the return trip. Once you have arrived at the Ollantaytambo Station, you will be driven to your hotel.
Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Cusco.
Day 11: Leisure Day at Cusco
Discover the magic of Cusco, the capital of the Inca Empire. Don’t miss the Cathedral, the Convent of Santo Domingo, Temple of the Sun (Koricancha), San Blas artisans neighborhood and the nearby archeological sites as Sacsayhuaman.
- OPTIONAL: Afternoon City tour, Sacsayhuaman and nearby Archeological Sites
Enjoy discovering the incredible city of Cusco, the colonial infrastructure with the foundation of Inca palaces. The tour starts at the Korikancha, known as the Temple of the Sun, one of the finest examples of colonial architecture built on an Inca temple and also admire the neighboring Convent of Santo Domingo, one of the most noteworthy Spanish colonial buildings of Cusco.
The next point takes us to the Main Square of Cusco to visit the Cathedral and the Church of La Compañia de Jesus (Society of Christ) where you will have the opportunity to see a wide range of paintings from Cusco’s School of Art, old writings, and works in gold leaf and embossed silver.
Later, continue and ascend to the ancient fortress and temple of Sacsayhuaman park, shaped like a puma’s head. It is an excellent example of Andean architecture. We will explore the remains of the stone labyrinth of Qenqo and have a panoramic view of the tower of Puca Pucara before heading back to the city.
Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Cusco.
Day 12: Cusco, Lima
At the scheduled time, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Lima.