Official Plan of Trip
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Day 1 Arrive Rio de Janeiro
Arrive in Rio at any time.
Day 2-4 Ilha Grande
Head south from Rio along the Atlantic coast by bus, then by ferry to Ilha Grande - perfect for relaxing on the beach and sipping caipirinhas. You can take a surfing lesson, walk the trails or go snorkelling, it's all up to you.
Day 5-6 Paraty
Today we leave the island to head further down the coast to the quaint colonial town of Paraty, famous for both its colonial architecture and beaches.
Day 7-10 Iguassu Falls
After relaxing on the coast we take a full day to travel west to the awesome Iguassu Falls, where we spend a couple of days to take full advantage of the many opportunities including our visit to both sides of the falls.
Day 11 Salto
From Brazil we cross through Argentina and across the Salto Grande hydroelectric dam and into Uruguay, and stay in the city of Salto, famous for its relaxing thermal baths.
Day 12-14 Montevideo / Colonia
A day’s journey through picturesque settlements and pastures leads us to the nation’s capital city of Montevideo, followed by the charming colonial city of Colonia del Sacramento. Experience the relaxed, pleasant Uruguayan culture before crossing into Argentina.
Day 15-16 Buenos Aires
Cross the Rio de la Plata by ferry to reach the dynamic city of Buenos Aires. There is much to do in this vibrant metropolis, with plenty of museums, theatres and historical areas. Be sure to visit the colourful neighbourhoods of La Boca, San Telmo, and the Recoleta, and catch some tango at one of the many tanguerias, or tango houses. Buenos Aires is sure to leave lasting memories and will make you want to return.