$4549.00

Discover & Explore Argentina

with DODGE CITY AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

October 26, 2024 to November 04, 2024

Day 1: 10/26/2024 - USA / Brazil

Today depart the U.S. on an international flight to Brazil.

Day 2: 10/27/2024 - Rio de Janeiro

Welcome to Brazil! Morning arrival in Rio, the vivacious "sun and fun" capital of South America; meet and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours to rest, relax and acclimate to your new surroundings.Tonight, attend an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager and fellow travelers, followed by dinner at a typical Brazilian Churrascaria! We recommend that you select flights which arrive no later than 3:30 PM. (D)

Day 3: 10/28/2024 - Rio de Janeiro

Awake this morning in amazing Rio. 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 designated as one of the seven "New Wonders of the World". See the thrilling 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. (B)

Day 4: 10/29/2024 - Rio de Janiero

Today is at leisure to discover all of the delights of Rio on your own. Watch the volleyball and soccer matches on the beach, shop for local crafts, and linger at a waterfront café to just "people-watch". Join the optional 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. In the afternoon, attend the optional 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. On your last night in Rio at leisure, be sure to sample the cuisine at some of the fabulous restaurants and cafes ringing the beachfront. (B)

Day 5: 10/30/2024 - Iguazu Falls

Depart Rio this morning on a flight to Iguazu 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. Iguazu consists of over 275 separate cataracts across a span of two and one-half miles, wider than Victoria Falls, 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, for overnight. After a day filled with unforgettable memories, return to the hotel and enjoy a typical Argentine dinner. (B,D)

Day 6: 10/31/2024 - Iguazu

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. (B, D)

Day 7: 11/01/2024 - Buenos Aires

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 evening at leisure to get acquainted with the "Paris of South America" and its distinct European flavor. (B)

Day 8: 11/02/2024 - Buenos Aires

Discover the city's 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 colorful La Boca neighborhood, 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, the 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 neighborhoods and fabulous collection of shops before this evening's tango lesson with professional Argentine Tango dancers. Tonight is at leisure, or, participate in the optional Argentine Dinner and Tango Show. (B)

Day 9: 11/03/2024 - Buenos Aires

Revisit some of your favorite places in the city today, shop for leatherwear and designer clothes, or, join the optional fun-filled 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. Return to the hotel with time to freshen up for this evening's "Farewell to Argentina" dinner. (B,D)

Day 10: 11/04/2024 - Argentina / USA

After breakfast transfer to the airport for your return flight to the U.S. (B)
LEGEND: ( ) = Included meal, B = Breakfast, D = Dinner, DB = Dinner Banquet, L = Lunch
HIGHLIGHTS<br/>• Round trip scheduled airfare from home city listed on your program <br/>• 3 Nights accommodation at first class hotel in Rio de Janeiro<br/>• 2 Nights accommodation at first class hotel in Iguazu, Argentina<br/>• 3 Nights accommodation at first class hotel in Buenos Aires<br/>• 11 included meals: 8 breakfasts and 3 dinners<br/>• Corcovado Mountain<br/>• Iguazu Falls<br/>• Welcome Cocktail<br/>• Ava Peron Museum<br/>• Recoleta Cemetery - final resting place of Eva “Evita” Peron<br/>• Tango lesson with professional Argentine tango dancers<br/><br/>*PREFERRED HOTELS<br/>• Hotel Windsor Excelsior - Rio de Janeiro<br/>• Village Cataratas Hotel - Iguazu<br/>• Kenton Palace Hotel - Buenos Aires<br/>*or similar
Room Type 
Price Per Person
Single
$5349.00
Twin
$4549.00
Double
$4549.00
 
Sugar Loaf Mountain
One of Brazil’s most iconic landmarks and a symbol of Rio de Janeiro’s beautiful natural surroundings, Sugarloaf Mountain is a must-see attraction. To reach the mountain’s peak, ride aboard the world’s third-oldest cable car. Once at the top of the 1300 feet high mountain, you’ll have panoramic views over the whole city and beyond, as well as a range of restaurants and historical exhibits to explore.
Per Person Price: $119.00
Argentina Shopping Tour
The classic shopping tour is ideal for those who can´t settle with little. During this exciting visit, you will get to know the most elegant and prestigious boutique stores in town that offer a wide variety of goods from leather, silver crafts, and knit garments to art, antiques and clothes. All of them are top-quality products that have given Buenos Aires the international acclaim it´s gained as one of the best places to shop.
Per Person Price: $55.00
Gaucho Party at Pampas Santa Susana Ranch with Lunch
In the late 19th century, Irish descendant Francisco Kelly named this land “Santa Susana” after his wife Susana Caffrey. In Campana county, near the town of Cardales, this 1200 hectare ranch (including a chapel and a museum) is mostly dedicated to rural activities but has also been open to tourism for the last 25 years. Its field day program includes carriage and horse riding to fully experience the Argentine countryside charm, with its cultivated fields and relaxing aroma. It also hosts the most stunning gaucho skills show, such as the “sortija” horse racing. Everything is paired with the best homemade meal, fine Argentine wine and a folk music and dance show. Full Day - Approx. 8 hours
Per Person Price: $249.00
Dinner & Tango Show at La Ventana
In the heart of San Telmo neighborhood, La Ventana Barrio de Tango opened for business back in 1982. This totally refurbished historical conventillo (tenement) offers a definitive tour of classic porteño culture. This typical early 20th century house is an ideal stage for a unique show: 32 artists, two tango orchestras, a folk music group, dancers and singers.
Per Person Price: $169.00
Carnival Experience
The only tour into the backstage of Rio de Janeiro's Carnival, the most famous of the world! When in Rio, you need to experience Samba! This tour introduces you to the artistry and imagination of Carnival and allows you to discover the backstage of the biggest show on Earth! Have an unique and authentic experience exploring the backstage, the secrets, the people working and the preparations for the parade, which is also a competition. During the tour, you will be able to witness the process of construction and production of floats and more than 3.000 costumes for the show. Including an exhibition about the history of Samba and Carnival, the tour provides a chance to dress up in authentic parade costumes, experience the samba dance and enjoy a delicious Caipirinha welcome drink! Come visit us!
Per Person Price: $99.00
*Optional Tours and Tour Extensions require minimum participation numbers and as such are subject to cancellation, change and price changes based upon participation rates.*
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