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Day 1: Arrival in Buenos Aires

Pass By: Ezeiza, Ezeiza, Province of Buenos Aires, Central Argentina
According to your flight itinerary, a driver will be waiting for you at the airport, holding a sing with your name, to safely take you to your hotel in downtown Buenos Aires. Check-in and rest of the day free.

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 2: Exploring Buenos Aires: City Tour and Tango Show

Stop At: Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal District
The day starts with a walking tour of the city. Around 10 am we departure from our offices to explore the city, it's most beautiful and interesting places. The tour is done walking and travelling by public transport, to visit the Center, San Telmo, La Boca and Recoleta, where our tour ends. Ideal walk to take photos and tour areas outside the massive tourist circuit. The tour ends around 4:30 pm.
Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: El Querandi, Peru 302 Capital Federal, Buenos Aires 1067 Argentina
In the evening around 8pm you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to a “Tanguería” (Tango House) in the San Telmo neighborhood, which is the birthplace of tango and one of the oldest barrios (neighborhoods) of Buenos Aires. Arrive at a Conventillo, a historic tenement restored and now used as a restaurant-theater, where La Ventana takes place. Kick off the night with a delicious 3-course dinner and enjoy live tango and folk bands, a gaucho demonstration and a moving tribute to Eva Perón, this is one of the city’s most unique tango performances. After the show you will be transferred back at your hotel around midnight.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 3: Ranch Day in the Countryside

Stop At: Estancia Santa Susana, Ruta Provincial 6 188, Los Cardales B2814HIE Argentina
Around 9.30 am, depart from Buenos Aires in a comfortable bus for the scenic ride through the Argentine pampas (plains) to Estancia Santa Susana.

When you arrive at this traditional estancia (ranch), your day of gaucho fun begins with a friendly welcome reception at the ranch pub with empanadas and wine.

Take a tour to some of Santa Susana’s attractions, including its museum and church, before enjoying a horse-drawn carriage ride or going horseback riding to explore the grounds of the ranch.

Around 1 pm, tuck into a delicious parrillada (Argentina BBQ), lunch of grilled specialties such as sausages and chicken, accompanied by salad and beverages (red and white wine, soda, water and coffee). Then sip on a glass of mate (an Argentine drink of yerba mate leaves steeped in hot water) and finish with a pastelito (pastry)!

During lunch, be entertained by a tango and folk show of classical music and dance, and watch an exciting boleadoras show, with throwing weapons used by gauchos.

When you’re done eating, the real entertainment begins as you watch the gauchos show off their incredible ranch skills. Be impressed by a ring race (known as la sortija), animal herding and the cuadreras race, a typical gaucho game.

When your day of fun on the ranch is over, you’ll be driven back to Buenos Aires and dropped-off at a central location around 18pm.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 4: Tigre Boat Ride

Pass By: Puerto Madero, Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal District
Meet your guide at the Terminal Fluvial de Sturla in Puerto Madero. Our boat sails at 10:00 AM.

Stop At: Delta, Tigre, Buenos Aires, Argentina
We’ll sail along the Río de la Plata towards Tigre and get incredible views of Buenos Aires on the way.

We’ll get to the Delta of Paraná River where we’ll sail between lots of little islands and you’ll get to see the unique lifestyle here, with floating taxis, rafts and even shops dotting around.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tigre, Tigre, Province of Buenos Aires, Central Argentina
Jumping off the boat in Tigre, we’ll head onto the tourist bus. This comfortable bus is the best way to see the area, as it takes you round all the main sites whilst also playing an informative audio to fill you in on the historic importance of each.

We’ll make our first stop at the Puerto de Frutos, a popular tourist spot for locals which used to be a landing port for market goods. Each weekend it is flooded with locals escaping Buenos Aires and looking for some respite by the river. You’ll have some free time to visit the fair, take pictures, buy souvenirs and even get your hands on some handmade crafts.

After this, you’ll be able to get some lunch at one of the many restaurants and stalls in the area. Over the years, Tigre has become a foodie hub with plenty of choice between typical Argentine dishes and international cuisine (lunch not included).

Back on the tourist bus, we’ll make our second stop in Paseo Victoria, a remarkable place full of nature, views of the river, gastronomy, rowing clubs and historic museums. If you fancy, you can visit one of the following museums: Museo del Mate, Museo Naval or Museo de Arte de Tigre (entry not included).
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 5: Buenos Aires / Puerto Iguazu

Pass By: Puerto Iguazu, Puerto Iguazu, Province of Misiones, Litoral
After breakfast at the hotel be transferred to the airport for the flight to Puerto Iguazu (approx. 2 hours), the small town close to the spectacular Iguazu Falls. Upon arrival be met and transferred to the hotel. Here you may enjoy an afternoon and evening at leisure.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 6: Exploring Iguazu Falls - Argentina Side

Stop At: Iguazu Falls, Iguazu National Park 3370 Argentina
After breakfast be met by the local guide for an excursion into the Iguazu National Park (Argentinian side) to spend the day exploring the falls and the surrounding rivers and jungle. The park consists of various trails that take you through the jungle onto wooden walkways built a few metres above the jungle floor and waterways. These raised platforms protect the natural habitat of the jungle wildlife and will give you some spectacular views. During the day, you’ll have time to buy lunch (not included) at one of the restaurants in the park (your guide can offer suggestions), or bring a packed lunch with you from Puerto Iguazu to enjoy in the great outdoors. Return to Puerto Iguazu in the afternoon.

National Park Entrance fee not included.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 7: Exploring Iguazu Falls - Brazil Side

Stop At: Iguazu Falls, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana 85855-750 Brazil
This morning after breakfast you will be met at your hotel and transferred onwards to the Brazilian side of the Iguazu National Park which covers an area of approximately 185,000 hectares. Here you will enjoy a half day guided tour of the the Iguazú River Canyon, the Salto Rivadavia, Three Musketeers and the Devil's Throat among other iconic landmarks on this side of the national park. This wonderful setting is further enhanced by the permanent formation of rainbows that are generated by the spray form the waterfalls. Afterwards enjoy a lunch at one of the restaurants in the park, or a picnic lunch in one of the many scenic settings within the park (lunch not included). In the early afternoon you will be transferred back to Puerto Iguazu and enjoy the rest of your day at leisure.

National Park Entrance fee not included.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 8: Puerto Iguazu / Rio de Janeiro

Pass By: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro
After breakfast be collected from the hotel and transferred to the airport in Foz do Iguazu (Brasil) for the connecting flight to Rio De Janeiro (approx. 2 hours). Upon arrival into Rio De Janeiro be met and transferred to the hotel. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 9: Rio de Janeiro Half Day City Tour & Sugarloaf Mountain

Stop At: Sugarloaf Mountain, Av. Pasteur, 520 - Urca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-255 Brazil
After breakfast be picked up from the hotel for a visit to downtown Rio de Janeiro, the historical center and also today's business and financial center. Visit the Metropolitan Cathedral and the Selaron stairs. Afterwards continue onwards to Sugarloaf Mountain and ascend the famous mountain by cable car for amazing views from the top. Afterward, return to the hotel for an evening at leisure.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 10: Jeep Tour Corcovado With Tijuca Rain Forest And Santa Teresa

Stop At: Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, Estrada Redentor - Alto da Boa Vista Parque Nacional da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22241-330 Brazil
The tour begins with a visit to the traditional neighborhood of Santa Teresa, and from there, to the Tijuca National Park, where the Cerro Corcovado is. At its top is located the monument Christ the Redeemer, a typical postcard of Rio, and our tour offers the possibility to climb to its top, to admire a stunning view.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 11: Guanabara Bay Boat Tour

Stop At: Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro Brazil
We will board the ship, to departure at 09.30 AM, giving us the possibility to get to know the city of Rio de Janeiro from a completely different perspective: from the sea to land.

On 01st January of 1502, a group of Portuguese explorers led by Gaspar de Lemos discovered the Guanabara Bay. Since it was January and the bay seemed to be the mouth of a great river, explorers called the area Rio de Janeiro. Based on the volume of water, Guanabara Bay is the largest in the world, and includes several islands, such as Governor's Island and the Snake Island.

The ship will sail the coast of Rio de Janeiro and Niteroi, revealing the beauty of the beaches of Flamengo, Botafogo and Urca, the Pao de Acucar, the Fort of São João, Fort Lage, the Fortress of Santa Cruz, Adão and Eva, Jurujuba, Icaraí, Charitas and São Francisco beaches, Stone Itapuca, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Gragoatá beach, Mocanguê Island , the Rio-Niteroi Bridge, Enxadas Island, Cais do Porto, the Museum of Modern Art and Monument to the fallen on World War II.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star Hotel

Day 12: Rio de Janeiro Departure

Pass By: Galeão, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
After breakfast you will be collected from your hotel and transferred to Rio de Janeiro International Airport.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
According to your flight itinerary, a driver will be waiting for you at the airport, holding a sing with your name, to safely take you to your hotel in downtown Buenos Aires.

Airports

  • Ezeiza International Airport, AU Tte. Gral. Pablo Riccheri Km 33,5, B1802 Ezeiza, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Departure Time
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12/15/2019 - 6/30/2020Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Duration
12 days
Inclusions
  • 11x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 11 nights
  • Accommodation in Standard Room at Selected Hotels (3-Stars)
  • Tours and transfers as specified in itinerary
  • Entry/Admission - El Querandi
  • Entry/Admission - Estancia Santa Susana
Exclusions
  • Flights
  • Entrances Fees
  • Meals (unless specified)
  • Entry/Admission - Iguazu Falls
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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By: Tangol
1,721 reviews
Susan W
Trenton, Canada
156
My private one day tour to the Iguazu Falls
If you are travelling alone, this is a fantastic tour to take! You are picked up at your hotel by a private
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johnroeg
17463
Poor pickup service and long waiting - too much singing of owner, too little great dancing
We were told the pickup would be 20.00-20.30. Eventually we were picked up at 21.15 and the show only started at
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triptalk9
50
Outstanding “Broadway quality” VIP tango show and dinner well worth it.
Thought this might be touristy and cruise quality but it was “Broadway quality” tango show with great dinner plus
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Madeleen v
South Africa
10
Tango an dinner show
Was absolutely amazing and highly recommended food was stunning and the shiw worldclass the venue was small and
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826marleneb
Roseville, California
20
Great Way to Start
A nice overview of the city. Guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Excellent price. Bus was very clean.
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MSF21701
Frederick, Maryland
111
History of Tango
I enjoyed this Tango show since it presented in an historical manner from its early beginnings to how it evolved
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carrane
Cork, Ireland
3411
Grand Peaceful place to visit
The boat journey was very relaxing. When you arrived at Puerto Blest there were many peaceful walks to enjoy. A
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Pioneer579533
10
Tour
They have nothing in English and refuse to speak any. The entire tour is in Spanish. Many enclosure are empty.
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D6329FQcarlas
30
Iguazu Falls 2 Activity Tour
It was a perfect one-day trip from B.A. Although it was a really early morning flight to Iguazu, we got to the
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hermiena2018
Nelspruit, South Africa
149
We loved it!
What I enjoyed about the Mataderos Fair is, it is not touristy. This is where locals meet, sell, make music and
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silverwedding
London england
14947
Great tour and visit
We were met on the dock by 2 guides and taken to the buses. Had a great drive out to El Pedral, seeing llamas and
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sailing841
Tucson, Arizona
123
Simply Amazing!
This was an amazing trip. Our guide and driver were great. They answered our questions, gave us history and
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Muz435
Lake Oswego, Oregon
18875
Relaxing day trip
Viviana was our guide and she was fantastic. It is a long day on the bus going out and back to see the Seven
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533dayseg
Fairfax, California
5820
Awesome experience
The tour was really a great experience of the glacier! Amazing views of the cracks with the different blue shades
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Attews
Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
369203
Excellent service, great evening
My wife and I enjoyed a trip to the El Aljibe Tango and Dinner booked through Tangol. All booking instructions
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