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Rio de Janeiro to Lima (via Uruguay) Travel Pass

See the best highlights of Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, and Peru, by going along the Atlantic Coastline, across the Argentine Plains, and traversing the Andes Mountains.

Tour Highlights

  • Discover Lima, La Paz, Sucre, Montevideo, Buenos Aires, and Rio on guided tours
  • Stay with an indigenous family on the floating islands of Lake Titicaca
  • Feel the awe-inspiring power of the immense Iguazu Falls
  • Trek the epic Colca Canyon on a 3-day guided tour
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$3,786.00

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Tour Information

Inclusions:

  • Carioca City Tour
  • Lopez Mendes Boat & Trekking Experience
  • Schooner Boat Trip
  • The Hidden Gems of Sao Paulo
  • Culture & Flavours on the Gurita Way
  • Montevideo Highlights Tour
  • Tango, Wine & Empanadas Experience
  • Argentina Iguazu Falls Day Trip (Arg to Arg)
  • Cafayate & Villages Day Trip
  • Moon Valley Day Tour
  • Uyuni Salt Flats & Desert Adventure 3D/2N (Atacama to Uyuni)
  • Sucre Cooking Class & Cocktail Making with a Local
  • La Paz Local Explorer
  • Lake Titicaca & Luquina Homestay 2D/1N
  • Market & Cooking Class with a Local
  • Colca Canyon Trekking 2D/1N
  • Huacachina Sand-Buggy & Sand-Boarding
  • Ballestas Islands Sightseeing Boat Ride (from Paracas)
  • Lima with a Local on a Bike
  • Free Day

Departures:

2023-12-05, 2023-12-06, 2023-12-07, 2023-12-08, 2023-12-10

Itinerary

Day 1: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This is the perfect Rio City tour as you will get the chance to see and feel Rio de Janeiro, from the beautiful beach neighbourhoods, to the Tijuca Forest, up to the impressive Christ Redeemer Statue.

Day 2: Ilha Grande, Brazil

Transfer from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha GrandeYou will be picked up at your accommodation for a private transfer to the ferry terminal in time for your departure.(There’s no 1:30 bus on 24/12 and 31/12; and 07:00 bus on 01/01)

Day 3: Ilha Grande, Brazil

Travel via boat to Lopes Mendes beach, considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil. It is a 3 km long beach of white sand, clear water with waves and wild nature, all part of an environmental protected area.

Day 4: Ilha Grande, Brazil

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 5: Paraty, Brazil

Transfer from Ilha Grande to ParatyYou will be picked up at your accommodation for a private transfer to the ferry terminal in time for your departure.(There’s no 17:30 bus on 24/12 and 31/12; and 10:00 bus on 01/01)

Day 6: Paraty, Brazil

Experience the beauty that Brazil has to offer. On this trip you will enjoy island hopping within the bay of Paraty. Your boat will stop at several relaxing and beautiful sandy beaches where you can go for a swim, or grab your snorkel gear to discover the tropical marine life off of the rocky shorelines.

Day 7: Paraty, Brazil

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 8: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Transfer from Paraty to Sao PauloYou will be picked up at your accommodation/meeting point for your shuttle transfer to Sao Paulo, where you’ll be dropped off at your next accommodation/meeting point.

Day 9: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Embark on an exciting walking tour that will put you in context with the reality of Sao Paulo with some social, political and cultural insights. Connect with the rich history, the inspiring culture, the effervescent food and drink scene, at one of the most diverse city in the world!

Day 10: Florianopolis, Brazil

Transfer from Sao Paulo to Florianopolis

Day 11: Florianopolis, Brazil

Travel the flavours and knowledge of Caminho da Gurita, which is a wonderful path that passes through the most preserved Atlantic Forest on the island of Santa Catarina, bordering Lagoa do Peri, the main source of fresh water on the island.

Day 12: Porto Alegre, Brazil

Transfer from Florianopolis to Porto Alegre

Day 13: Punta del Este, Uruguay

Transfer from Porto Alegre to Punta del EstePlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Punta del Este.

Day 14: Punta del Este, Uruguay

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 15: Montevideo, Uruguay

Transfer from Punta del Este to MontevideoPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Montevideo.

Day 16: Montevideo, Uruguay

Explore the Uruguayan capital on a whole. Visit the most important landmarks, get the best views and learn about the history of this amazing city!

Day 17: Colonia, Uruguay

Transfer from Montevideo to ColoniaPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Colonia.

Day 18: Colonia, Uruguay

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 19: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Transfer from Colonia to Buenos AiresPlease make your own way to the ferry terminal to catch your overwater transfer to Buenos Aires.

Day 20: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Learn the most important places in the history of tango and the neighborhood where the culture and identity began! Furthermore, experience a personalized tango class while you do a tasting of wines and empanadas.

Day 21: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Transfer from Buenos Aires to Puerto IguazuPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Puerto Iguazu.

Day 22: Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 23: Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

Day 24: Salta, Argentina

Transfer from Puerto Iguazu to SaltaPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Salta.

Day 25: Salta, Argentina

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 26: Salta, Argentina

Visit some of the most breathtaking sceneries around Salta, the Calchaquíes Valleys and the Quebrada de las Conchas. Afterwards, participate in a fantastic wine tour and visit a winery in the region where the Torrontés wine is produced.

Day 27: San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Transfer from Salta to San Pedro de AtacamaPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to San Pedro de Atacama.

Day 28: San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 29: San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

See abstract natural formations, salt caves and the Licancabur Volcano in one of the world’s driest deserts. Watch the landscape turn brilliant shades of red as the awe-inspiring sunset sinks over the horizon.

Day 30: Uyuni Salt Flats, Bolivia

Leave Chile for the stunning salt flats, passing through the Dali Desert, Green Lagoon and Laguna Blanca.

Day 31: Uyuni Salt Flats, Bolivia

Pass by the Siloli Desert, take a photo next to a huge lava rock formation in the shape of a tree. Continue on to high plain lagoons also known as coloured lagoons, and spend the night at a Salt Hotel.

Day 32: Uyuni, Bolivia

Visit Fish Island and take fun photos before ending your trip in Uyuni.

Day 33: Potosi, Bolivia

Transfer from Uyuni to PotosiPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Potosi.

Day 34: Potosi, Bolivia

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 35: Sucre, Bolivia

Transfer from Potosi to SucrePlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Sucre.

Day 36: Sucre, Bolivia

Experience a unique Bolivian cooking class with cocktail making experience in the heart of the beautiful white city of Sucre. Enjoy cooking and eating the delicious food you make, and through food, learn more about Bolivian culture and traditions, whilst making new friends!

Day 37: Sucre, Bolivia

Transfer from Sucre to La PazPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to La Paz.

Day 38: La Paz, Bolivia

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 39: La Paz, Bolivia

Orient yourself in Bolivia’s sprawling capital city with ease during a sightseeing tour that’s designed with first-time visitors in mind. You’ll see both major sights and hidden gems as you visit a cemetery, meet a shaman, and explore the vertiginous neighborhood of El Alto by cable car.

Day 40: Copacabana, Bolivia

Transfer from La Paz to CopacabanaYou will be picked up at your accommodation/meeting point for your shuttle transfer to Copacabana, where you’ll be dropped off at your next accommodation/meeting point.

Day 41: Puno, Peru

Transfer from Copacabana to Puno

Day 42: Luquina, Peru

You will be picked up from your accommodation and transferred to the port of Puno to board a motorboat to the charming Uros Floating Islands and Taquile Island. Later, continue on to Luquina community to meet your host family and enjoy a delicious dinner.

Day 43: Puno, Peru

Today you will discover the daily life of the local family before heading back to Puno.

Day 44: Cuzco, Peru

Transfer from Puno to CuzcoPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Cuzco.

Day 45: Cuzco, Peru

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 46: Cuzco, Peru

Visit the San Pedro Market and get a little taste of local life in Cusco before walking to the cooking studio to experience a cooking class where you will learn how to prepare traditional Peruvian exquisite dishes, drinks, and a delicious dessert.

Day 47: Cuzco, Peru

Transfer from Cuzco to Arequipa

Day 48: Arequipa, Peru

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 49: Colca Canyon, Peru

Begin with a very early morning departure from Arequipa around 3:00am to reach the Colca Canyon for breakfast and to visit the “Cruz del Condor” overlook. Trek deep into the canyon through local villages and reach your lodge for a rewarding dinner.

Day 50: Arequipa, Peru

Today, follow a steep trail up to Cabanaconde and take a bus to Chivay. Soak your sore legs in the hot springs before returning to Arequipa after a challenging, but enjoyable trip.

Day 51: Arequipa, Peru

Transfer from Arequipa to Nazca

Day 52: Ica, Peru

Transfer from Nazca to IcaPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Ica.

Day 53: Huacachina, Peru

Cruise to the top of 500 meter high sand dunes and go rocketing down the slopes in a sand buggy. Let go of your fears and sandboard down the steep sandy slopes with a few pointers from your local guide. Admire the breathtaking sunset over the vast desert landscape and take photos in the golden twilight before racing back to Huacachina.

Day 54: Paracas, Peru

Transfer from Ica to ParacasPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Paracas.

Day 55: Paracas, Peru

Take a boat tour to see the impressive Candelabra geoglyph, Peruvian boobies, Humboldt penguins and abundant marine life at the Ballestas Islands archipelago. Visit the pristine Paracas Natural Reserve in the afternoon to see La Catedral rock formation and watch flamingos and parihuanas from a breathtaking scenic overlook.

Day 56: Lima, Peru

Transfer from Paracas to Lima

Day 57: Lima, Peru

Bike through Lima in a fun and active way to explore the city’s enclaves while getting a sense of local character that’s all too easily missed when touring by car. Along the way we will enjoy the awesome views, parks and spots that this part of Lima has to offer.

Day 58: Lima, Peru

Arrive in Lima and make your own way to the hostel of your choice from the Lima bus station. Your once-in-a-lifetime adventure comes to an end. We hope to see you soon for your next adventure!