Discover the highlights of two of South America's most amazing cities, Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro. Explore the historical “Paris of the South” city that never sleeps before leaving Buenos Aires to experience the spectacular cascading Iguacu/Iguazu Falls that border Argentina and Brazil. Take in the surrounding areas of Rio de Janeiro before ending the journey in the beautiful city itself.
Accommodation with breakfast everyday
Guided tours in the itinerary
Internal flights (Buenos Aires to Iguazu and Iguazu to Rio de Janeiro)
Other meals where stated
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Standard category from US$836
Superior category from US$1,096
Estancia Susana is closed on Mondays.
This tour is also available in reverse, from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires.
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Chimu Adventures undertakes a number of sustainability measures within its operations including:
1) Only using local guides and office staff to both maximise local employment opportunities and minimise carbon footprints. Local guides also ensure you benefit from the intimate knowledge, passion and culture of the country you’re visiting.
2) Where possible, using locally owned and operated boutique hotels to maximise the return to the local community.
3) Chimu’s “Pass it on” programme has provided funding to hundreds of local community projects in Latin America. Our aim is to empower local communities, helping them to develop their own infrastructure for the future. Since 2006, we have been working with Kiva (a well-known Non-Governmental Organisation), providing hundreds of loans to local businesses all over South America.
4) In our pre tour information we provide a range of tips and advice on how to minimise your impact on both local environments and communities.
5) Chimu Adventures’ offices also take a number of sustainability measures including carbon offsets for company vehicles and most staff travel. Chimu Adventure’s internal processes are also structures to create a paperless office and to reduce waste. There are also internal programmes to help staff minimise their carbon footprint such as our staff bike purchase assistance plan which encourages office staff to commute to work via bicycle. Currently almost half of our office based staff commute
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The below hotels are our preferred options for the respective tour standards mentioned above. Hotels can easily be changed at the customers request. We also note that in some cases our preferred hotels may be unavailable and in those circumstances we may need to provide an alternative hotel of a similar standard.
Arena Copacabana Hotel - Rio de Janeiro
Standard No View RoomThis Copacabana Beach hotel is located on the boardwalk, nestled on the beach a short distance from Edmundo Bittencourt Square, Arpoador Beach, and Rio Sul Shopping Mall. Also nearby are Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and Dorival Caymmi Statue. Guests of Copacabana Arena Hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as a health club and a steam room.
Mercure Iguazu Hotel - Iguasu
Standard RoomComfort and nature combine harmoniously with the environment. 100 spacious and comfortable rooms located at the heart of the Iryapu Jungle, just 20 minutes from Puerto Iguazu International Airport and close to the region's main tourist attractions.
Own Grand Palermo Soho - Buenos Aires
Junior Suite RoomLocated in the trendy Palermo neighbourhood, Own Grand Palermo Soho is a stylish boutique hotel offering rooms with a modern and sophisticated décor and free WiFi access. The property has a rooftop pool and spa facilities. The spacious rooms at Own Grand Palermo Soho feature air conditioning, hardwood floors and a modern style décor. All of them have minibars, flat-screen TVs and safety deposit boxes. Private bathrooms include a hairdryer and free toiletries. Guests can enjoy a meal in the hotel's exclusive restaurant or request drinks at the bar. There is also a relaxing spa and a state-of-the-art fitness centre. Other facilities offered at the property include meeting facilities, babysitting services and a tour desk. Car rentals are available upon request.
Windsor Palace - Rio de Janeiro
Standard RoomWalk the streets of Copacabana and be near one of the most famous beaches in the world while in Rio de Janeiro. Stay at the Windsor Palace Hotel where you find comfort, convenience and assistance. The hotel is the ideal accommodation for those wishing to experience the beauty of Rio de Janeiro, whether on holidays or on business trips in a pleasant, comfortable, and friendly atmosphere. With several attractions around, including beaches, bars and restaurants, shops and much more, the Windsor Palace Hotel mixes the renowned Windsor quality with all Rio can offer, which ensures a fantastic stay.
Jardin del Iguazu - Iguasu
Standard RoomJardin del Iguazu is located in the heart of Puerto Iguazu, 2kms from the Three Borders Monument and within easy access of the Iguazu Falls. The comfortable, modern rooms have large windows overlooking the inner terrace and are equipped with plasma TV's and air-conditioning. The hotel also features a garden with swimming pool and hydro-massage tub, a bar, restaurant, 24-hour front desk and Wi-Fi. Unwind on the sun loungers by the pool or maybe request a relaxing massage session.
Dazzler Tower Recoleta - Buenos Aires
Standard RoomThe modern 4-star Dazzler Recoleta is located in an old elite area of the city, the district of Recoleta, surrounded by quaint mansions and beautiful wide tree-lined streets with small boutique restaurants offering al fresco dining. The hotel offers a wide variety of services including 24-hour desk, Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, room service, central air-conditioning and heating, business centre, outdoor pool, solarium, sauna and gym. The rooms have double paned soundproof windows and are equipped with Wi-Fi, cable TV, telephone, electronic safe, magnetic card door lock, private bathroom, work desk and chair.
Santa Clara Hotel - Rio de Janeiro
Standard RoomHotel Santa Clara is located in Bairro Peixoto, between the hills of Morro da Saudade and Morre de Sao Joao, close to Copacabana Beach, one of the most beautiful and most famous beaches in the world. The hotel is within easy access of shops, cafes, restaurants, nightclubs and supermarkets. Rooms are equipped with a private bathroom, air-conditioning, cable TV, telephone and wooden furnishings. The hotel offers Wi-Fi, a lounge area, 24-hour front desk and restaurant with breakfast included.
Hotel El Pueblito Iguazu - Iguasu
Master RoomEl Pueblito Iguazu - Hotel Tematico was born with the dream of its creator and her passion about nature. The hotel is situated in one of the last portions of "Paranaense" Forest. It is eco-sustainable in all of its infrastructure, surrounded by a natural reserve by the "Los Pajaros" lake together with the theme natural park Biocentro Iguazu. Its design recreates the historical and cultural monuments of Puerto Iguazu: like the local school, National Park, customs and the police department.
Merit San Telmo Hotel - Buenos Aires
Standard RoomMerit San Telmo is a 3-star hotel in Buenos Aires, located in the heart of San Telmo neighbourhood and close to the Plaza de Mayo and the Casa Rosada. This 8-storey building has been built on a structure dating back to 1940 and its architecture preserves the most significant elements of that time. The spacious rooms feature a private bathroom, flat-screen TV, safety deposit box, free Wi-Fi, minibar and hairdryer. The hotel also has a bar/lounge, business centre, 24-hour front desk and multilingual staff.