Best of South America

19 Days
Lima to Buenos Aires
From (AUD)
$ 9,095
$ 8,195
Dates & Pricing

2021 Lima > Buenos Aires

Tour Map
Tour Code:
ESAM
Duration:
19 days
Departure City:
Lima
Return City:
Buenos Aires

Selected Itinerary

19 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Lima, Peru

    Bienvenido! Welcome to Lima, Peru. This city, known as the “City of the Kings”, is rich in tradition and culture. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
    Two Night Stay: Lima

  2. Day 2 - Lima

    Afternoon city tour of Lima visiting an ancient pyramid, the main plaza and Santo Domingo Church. You’re Invited: Guided tour of the Larco Museum. Afterwards, enjoy dinner at the museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Lima – Sacred Valley

    Fly to Cuzco, transfer to the breathtaking Sacred Valley stopping at a llama farm and textile centre and Pisac markets.
    Two Night Stay: Sacred Valley

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Sacred Valley

    Ollantaytambo walking tour. You’re Invited: Visit a community and meet the locals.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  5. Day 5 - Sacred Valley – Machu Picchu

    Take the Vistadome train to Machu Picchu, the “Lost City of the Incas” for a guided tour of the ruins.
    Overnight Stay: Machu Picchu

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Machu Picchu – Cuzco

    Board the Vistadome train back to Ollantaytambo. Return by coach to Cuzco.
    Three Night Stay: Cuzco

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  7. Day 7 - Cuzco

    Guided walking tour of Cuzco, the former capital of the Incas. Tonight, dine at a local restaurant.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Cuzco

    Today is free to explore Cuzco.

    Discover More: Explore Moray and Maras, take a markets, museums and monastery tour or indulge in an innovative Peru tasting tour (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  9. Day 9 - Cuzco – Puno, Lake Titicaca

    Fly to Lake Titicaca and enjoy an excursion to the unique floating islands of Uros. These islands are made of the hollow totora reeds which allow them to float. Entire communities are built on these fascinating islands and your guide will introduce you to the unique lifestyle of the Uros.
    Overnight Stay: Lake Titicaca

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Puno – Lima

    Soak up the surroundings before transferring to the airport for our flight to Lima.
    Overnight Stay: Lima

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  11. Day 11 - Lima – Iguazú Falls, Brazil

    Fly to the World Heritage listed Iguazú Falls.
    Two Night Stay: Iguazú Falls

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Iguazú Falls

    See the Argentinian side of the falls including the “Devil’s Throat” viewpoint.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Iguazú Falls – Rio de Janeiro

    Visit the majestic Brazilian falls before flying to Rio de Janeiro.
    Three Night Stay: Rio de Janeiro

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  14. Day 14 - Rio de Janeiro

    Tour the marvellous sights of Rio de Janeiro. You’re Invited: Visit the Sambadrome, and try on carnival costumes#. This evening, feast like a local at a Brazilian Churrascaria.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Rio de Janeiro

    Today is free to explore Rio.

    Discover More: Take a historical downtown Rio tour (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  16. Day 16 - Rio de Janeiro – Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Fly to Buenos Aires, Argentina, a country rich in history and culture. With a strong European influence, Buenos Aires is wonderful city to discover.
    Three Night Stay: Buenos Aires

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  17. Day 17 - Buenos Aires

    Tour this beautiful city visiting the central square, Plaza de Mayo. Drop in to a traditional café before travelling through San Telmo and down the colourful roads of La Boca. Finish at Recoleta Cemetery, an amazing above ground cemetery. You’re Invited: This evening, soak up a tango show accompanied by a sumptuous dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Buenos Aires

    Explore Buenos Aires at your own pace.

    Discover More: Belle Epoque and Colon Theatre tour, Culinary tour or a Street Art tour (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  19. Day 19 - Depart Buenos Aires

    Transfer to the airport for your onward flight. Chau!.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

INCLUDED IN YOUR PRICE
  • The services of an Evergreen Tour Director
  • The services of expert Local Guides
  • All tipping and gratuities included
  • Return airport transfers
  • Premium First Class hotels including all service charges and porterage
  • All on-tour flights - as specified
  • Sightseeing by air conditioned coaches
  • Lima City Tour of colonial and modern Lima
  • Tour the Sacred Valley visiting the colourful market town of Pisac and a llama farm
  • Explore the imposing ruins of Ollantaytambo
  • Take the Vistadome Train to the famous Inca City of Machu Picchu and enjoy a guided tour
  • In Cuzco, marvel at the Incan, Spanish and modern architecture on a walking tour
  • Visit the Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman
  • Tour the floating Uros islands on Lake Titicaca
  • Guided walking tour of Iguazú Falls
  • Rio de Janeiro city sights tour including Corcovado Mountain and Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Buenos Aires city sights tour of the famed “Paris of the Americas”

DINING HIGHLIGHTS
  • 26 superb meals including: 18 Full Breakfasts (B), 5 Dinners (D) & 3 Highlight Dinners
  • Traditional Andean style welcome dinner
  • Traditional Brazilian Churrascaria dinner in Rio de Janeiro

YOU’RE INVITED
  • Interact with and learn from students at a local school in the Sacred Valley
  • Learn of Inca and pre Inca cultures followed by a dinner at the Larco Museum in Lima
  • Tango show and dinner in Buenos Aires
  • Try on some carnival parade costumes in Rio

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