12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights

12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour including return international flights, accommodation, breakfast daily, private coach transportation, in-depth sightseeing, tour guides and more.

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  • 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights
  • 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights
  • 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights
  • 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights
  • 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights
  • 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights
  • 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour with flights
 

Highlights

 

Experience a whole lot of fun and adventure with an incredible 12 day Wonders of Brazil and Argentina tour.

Explore the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro and be in awe as you stare up at the 125 foot tall statue of Christ the Redeemer, one of the seven “New Wonders of the World.” Feel the sun on your face as you continue exploring the coastline of Rio’s famous beaches, including Copacabana and Ipanema.

Be in awe as you witness the cascading Iguassu and Iguazu Falls, and stare out at the majestic panoramic views. Fly to the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires and get acquainted with the “Paris of South America.” Take a city tour to discover the highlights of this incredible city and visit places such as Plaza de Mayo, the colourful neighbourhood of La Boca and the Metropolitan Cathedral.

End your fantastic journey with a professional tango lesson, followed by an enjoyable “Farewell to Argentina” dinner.

Your package includes return international flights, accommodation, breakfast daily, professional English speaking tour guides, in-depth sightseeing and more.

See Inclusions for more. 

 
 

Day 1: New Zealand – airplane-takeoff– Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Today, depart New Zealand for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil! On arrival at the airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

Please note – hotel check-in time is generally not before 4pm

Some flights might depart 1 day prior 

Day 2: Rio de Janeiro (B,D)

Today is a free day of leisure to explore Rio de Janeiro at your own pace. Tonight, attend an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager on the exciting adventure that awaits you in South America, followed by a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travellers at a typical Brazilian ‘Churrascaria’.

Day 3: Rio de Janeiro (B)

Begin the day with an ascent by a scenic cog railway to the summit of Corcovado Hill. Here, at 2,400 feet above the city stands the 125 foot tall statue of Christ the Redeemer. The Christ statue that embraces the entire city is one of the seven “New Wonders of the World”. See the 360-degree sweeping view of the city and understand why Rio is known as one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Afterwards, continue along Rio’s famous beaches, including Copacabana and Ipanema before returning to your hotel.

Day 4: Rio de Janeiro (B) 

Enjoy a day of leisure. Why not watch the volleyball and soccer matches on the beach, shop for local crafts, or linger at a waterfront café to just “people-watch”.

Optional Tour (at own expense, refer fine print): join the not-to-be-missed glass cable car ride that takes you to the top of iconic Sugar Loaf Mountain, symbol of the city, where you’ll see the stunning panorama of the beaches, Corcovado Mountain, downtown Rio and Guanabara Bay.

Optional Tour (at own expense, refer fine print): Carnival and Samba Experience – visit one of the top Samba schools in the city and learn what made the Samba & Carnival icons of Brazilian national identity. 

Day 5: Rio de Janeiro  – airplane-takeoff– Iguassu, Brazilian Falls (B,D) 

Depart Rio this morning on a flight to Iguassu Falls. Upon arrival, walk along the winding pathways on the Brazilian side of the majestic and awe-inspiring Falls, one of the world’s greatest natural wonders. Iguassu consists of over 275 separate cataracts across a span of two and one-half miles, wider than Victoria Falls and higher than Niagara Falls and more dramatic than both. Stand in awe at the unforgettable panoramic views before crossing the border to Iguazu, the Argentinean side of the Falls. After a day filled with unforgettable memories, return to the hotel and enjoy a typical Argentine dinner.

Day 6: Iguazu, the Argentinean Falls (B)

After breakfast, your adventure continues this morning on the Argentinean side of the Falls. A rail car takes you to the top of the Falls on the Upper Circuit,* and you will walk to the Lower Circuit where the power of nature surrounds you. Continue along the catwalks to Devil’s Gorge – stand in amazement as you gaze at spectacular “Devil’s Throat” the most magnificent of all of the cataracts. View, photograph and feel the spray of the thundering waters, one of nature’s most impressive achievements and a unique experience for your senses. Spend the rest of the day exploring the natural treasures of Iguazu National Park, designated a World Heritage Site for its rare and endangered flora and fauna.

* Please note – in order to access the falls, you are required to walk over uneven surfaces, followed by a series of narrow boardwalk paths. The paths feature many sets of stairs and can be slippery due to the mist. 

Day 7:  Iguazu – airplane-takeoff – Buenos Aires (B)

This afternoon transfer to the airport for your flight to the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires. Its beauty is apparent with its elegant architecture, wide tree-shaded boulevards, striking monuments and sprawling parks. Spend the rest of the day at leisure to get acquainted with the “Paris of South America” and its distinct European flavour. Enjoy the evening at leisure. Why not treat yourself to an Argentine beef dinner at one of the city’s many superb steak restaurants.

Day 8: Buenos Aires (B) 

Discover the cities highlights this morning on a tour that includes the Plaza de Mayo, Metropolitan Cathedral and Casa Rosada (government palace); see the balcony where Eva and Juan Peron made their speeches. Then, to the colourful La Boca neighbourhood, a working class barrio, and the old quarters of San Telmo and Caminito, a mix of colonial style homes, narrow lanes, artists’ lofts and very trendy cafes. Drive to the Recoleta Cemetery, final resting place of many of the wealthiest and most important Argentine historical figures. The grounds here cover more than four city blocks, filled with tombs adorned by works of local and international sculptors, and more than 6,400 mausoleums including the tomb of Eva “Evita” Peron, always heaped with flowers and letters from adoring fans. Spend the rest of the afternoon exploring some of Buenos Aires neighbourhoods and fabulous collection of shops before this afternoon’s tango lesson with professional Argentine Tango dancers.

Day 9: Buenos Aires (B,D)

Today enjoy a full day of leisure to revisit some of your favourite places in the city. This evening, enjoy a “Farewell to Argentina” dinner with your group at a delightful local restaurant.

Optional Tour (at own expense, refer fine print): Gaucho Party at the Santa Susana Ranch. Get ready for a rustic experience at a typical Argentine ranch (estancia), dedicated to agriculture and the breeding of cattle and horses. After a tour of the grounds, enjoy a typical barbecue lunch, followed by a folklore show with live music and dancing.

 Day 10: Argentina – airplane-takeoff – New Zealand (B)

Today at the appropriate time you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home. 

Day 11: In-flight

Day 12: New Zealand

Arrive home today.

 

Inclusions

 
  • Return international airfares with a full service airline, including 23kgs checked luggage
  • Internal flights to Iguassu and Buenos Aires
  • All transfers within Brazil and Argentina
  • 9 nights 4-star twin share accommodation
  • Breakfast daily plus 3 dinners including a welcome and farewell dinner with your group 
  • In-depth sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Dedicated air-conditioned coach transportation
  • The services of a professional English-speaking tour manager throughout
  • The services of English-speaking local guides
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Tipping for tour manager and coach drivers 

Highlights:

  • See the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer atop of Corcovado Hill
  • Visit the famous Copacabana beach 
  • Stand in awe at majestic and awe-inspiring Iguassu Falls
  • Admire the elegant architecture in Buenos Aires, the “Paris of South America”
  • See the final resting place of Eva “Evita” Peron at Recoleta Cemetery
  • Enjoy a tango lesson with professional Argentine tango dancers
  • Free days of leisure in both Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires 

 

 

Fine Print

 

How To Book:

To book your Tour:

  • Bookings essential
  • Voucher valid for 1 person (must purchase 2 vouchers)
  • Once booked and confirmed, no cancellations permitted
  • Must book by the 65 days prior to departure. 
  • Book early to secure your desired date and time

Deposit Information:

  • A deposit of $699 per person plus any applicable surcharges are due at the time of purchase in order to secure your date. 
  • All peak season surcharges, interstate surcharges (if applicable) and single supplements (if applicable) are also due at the time of purchase and will be reflected at the checkout stage.
  • Final Payment is due 120 days prior to travel. If you book within 120 days of travel, you will be sent an invoice within 7 days for final payment. 
  • Invoices will be emailed to you in advance and it is your responsibility to ensure payments are made prior to the due date
  • Should payment not be received by the due date, your booking will be cancelled and all prior payments will remain strictly non-refundable. 
  • Your tour is subject to availability at the time of your booking. We advise you to book early to avoid disappointment.

Excludes: Travel insurance, Visas, Personal expenses, Anything not mentioned or “optional” or “own account” in the itinerary.

Single Supplement: $1,650 per person in addition to your twin share voucher.

You can purchase your single supplement by clicking here

Triple Share: Not available

Group Sizes: 2 – 40 people

Accommodation: 

Rio De Janeiro: Windsor Leme or similar
Buenos Aires: Panamericano Buenos Aires or similar
Iguazu: Amerian Portal del Iguazu or similar

Optional Tours: 

All prices below are in NZD

Half Day Carnival & Samba Experience – $96 per person
Half Day Sugar Loaf Mountain – $75 per person 
Buenos Aires Dinner & Tango Show – $120 per person
Full Day Traditional Gaucho Party – $180 per person 

To purchase your optional tour please click here 

Optional Tours must be purchased within 7 days of  your initial booking. Please email customerexperience@webjetexclusives.co.nz to ensure your booking is correctly updated. Failure to do so may result in you not being accepted on this optional tour and your purchase will be refunded.

Note that while Optional Tours provide an excellent opportunity to further explore this wonderful country, it will also reduce the leisure time described in the itinerary.

Optional Tours requested within 70 days of travel cannot be accepted.

Land Only: To purchase this tour land only please click here

Travel Insurance: We strongly recommend that all customers purchase Travel Insurance as soon as they make a purchase on our website. Help cover yourself for the unexpected with great value Webjet Travel Insurance, we highly recommend it. Click here for a quote.

Any deposits paid at the time of purchase are non-refundable.

 

 

Travel Dates

 

22 April 2019
25 April 2019
2 May 2019
6 May 2019
9 May 2019
13 May 2019
16 May 2019
20 May 2019
23 May 2019
27 May 2019
30 May 2019
6 June 2019
10 June 2019
17 June 2019
20 June 2019
24 June 2019
4 July 2019
8 July 2019
15 July 2019
18 July 2019
29 July 2019
1 August 2019
8 August 2019
15 August 2019
19 August 2019
22 August 2019
26 August 2019
29 August 2019
2 September 2019
9 September 2019
12 September 2019
16 September 2019
23 September 2019
26 September 2019
3 October 2019
7 October 2019
10 October 2019
21 October 2019
24 October 2019
31 October 2019
4 November 2019
11 November 2019
18 November 2019
21 November 2019
2 December 2019
9 December 2019

Bookings not accepted when within 65 days of departure

Surcharges may apply to some dates, please see the availability calendar for more details

Availability on Departure Dates listed in Fine Print is subject to change. True availability is shown on the availability calendar after clicking on the BUY NOW button

 

Flight Information

 

Airline: 
  • Return economy airfares departing Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch with LATAM Airlines, Air New Zealand or similar 
  • Including minimum 23kg of checked baggage per passenger (actual limit is subject to airline).
  • One return airfare is supplied per voucher
  • Names cannot be changed once flights have been booked. 
  • Flights cannot be used one-way only

Flight Conditions:

  • Note that the total length of the package includes time spent in flight as specified in the itinerary
  • Some flights may depart a day before/after, involve up to 3 transits, stopover or a substitute airline.
  • Full names (First, Middle & Surname) as per passport must be provided at the time of booking. Names cannot be changed once booked.
  • One-way flights cannot be accommodated. All flights within the package must be utilised, any flight intentionally forfeited will result in later flights being cancelled.
  • All flights have been booked to meet minimum connection times as per airline policy and fare rules.
  • Flight itineraries will be provided with final documentation.
  • Airline schedule changes can occur and are beyond our control. If you have received your documents an updated itinerary will be provided.

Flight Options:

Date/Itinerary Variations:

  • Flights will be ticketed as per the dates and itinerary of the tour unless otherwise advised at the time of completing the booking form.
  • If we can accommodate your request at no additional cost flight tickets will be issued as per the request on the booking form and acknowledgment will be sent via email.
  • If your flight variation incurs additional airfare and taxes a request for payment will be sent via email. If payment is not received by the date and time advised Webjet Exclusives will proceed to book flights as per the dates of the tour.
  • Any additional accommodation outside the tour itinerary will need to be arranged at your own expense. Any alteration to the original flight itinerary offered, will forfeit the included airport transfer (if applicable) and you will need to make your own way to and from the airport.

Cabin/Class Upgrades (where applicable)

  • Please select your preferred cabin class from the drop-down box on the booking form at the time of making your purchase
  • The quote will be sent via email only. Failure to pay by the stipulated date and time will result in the quote expiring, by which Webjet Exclusives will proceed to book the economy airfare included in your package.
  • A flat fee of $350.00 per person for this service, plus any additional airfare and taxes will be quoted if choosing to upgrade your flights to another cabin class.
  • Any additional accommodation outside the tour itinerary will need to be arranged at your own expense. Any alteration to the original flight itinerary offered, will forfeit the included airport transfer (if applicable) and you will need to make your own way to and from the airport

Land Only:

  • Land only options may be available on selected deals, please refer to the fine print tab of the deal for specifics.
  • Any additional accommodation outside the tour itinerary will need to be arranged at your own expense. Any alteration to the original flight itinerary offered, will forfeit the included airport transfer (if applicable) and you will need to make your own way to and from the airport.
  • All land only bookings remain strictly non-refundable, non-changeable and non-transferable from the time of purchase. Webjet Exclusives will not be able to assist with flight change requests/schedule changes for airfares not booked by Webjet Exclusives.

 

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Package Inclusions
  • Return international airfares 
  • Arrive early or extend your stay fee free with Flexi Flights
  • Internal flights 
  • All transfers within Brazil and Argentina
  • 9 nights twin share accommodation
  • Breakfast daily plus 3 dinners 
  • In-depth sightseeing
  • Coach transportation
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Tipping for tour manager and coach drivers 

 

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