National Geographic Journeys

Explore Argentina & Brazil

  • Duration 9 Days | Buenos Aires to Rio de Janiero
  • Group Size Max 16
  • From $3,799 AUD
Call 1300 363 742

Trip Overview


Take in natural and cultural wonders during a nine-day introduction to the best of Argentina and Brazil. Explore the sophisticated architecture and sizzling spirit of Buenos Aires one day, and discover the lush beauty and cool mist of Iguassu Falls the next. While gliding effortlessly from samba to tango and from village life to the rain forest, soak up the rhythms of this diverse region.


Trip Highlights

    • Spend a couple days exploring Iguazú Falls.
    • Explore bustling São Paulo.
    • Relax on some of the world's most beautiful beaches.
    • Samba your way through Rio De Janeiro.

Itinerary - 9 Days

Day 1 Buenos Aires

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer is included. Those who arrive early may wish to explore the downtown neighbourhoods and museums.

Day 2 Buenos Aires/Foz do Iguaçu

Fly to Iguazú Falls and explore the Brazilian side to get the best panoramic view. This evening, enjoy a lecture with local biologist/botanist who will talk to us about the flora and fauna around the falls, and the uses of local plants for medicinal and healing purposes. (B)

Day 3 Foz do Iguaçu

Explore the Argentinian side of the falls. Opt to take a boat tour to get a view of the falls from below. Return to Foz for the night. (B)

Day 4 Foz do Iguaçu/São Paulo

Fly to São Paulo and discover the city through gastronomy and architecture. Visit some of the city's most noted sites. Along the way, a specialist guide will share his knowledge of popular local cuisine. (B,L)

Day 5 São Paulo/Paraty

Drive to colonial Paraty. Visit an Afro-Brazilian community for a unique cultural interaction and enjoy a traditional meal. Opt to visit a cachaça distillery (B,D)

Day 6 Paraty

Enjoy an included schooner tour of the harbour's many islands and beaches. (B,L)

Day 7 Paraty/Rio de Janeiro

Carry on by private van to Rio de Janeiro for free time to explore the city. Use our centrally located hotel in Copacabana as a base. Opt to take a city tour. (B)

Day 8 Rio de Janeiro

Explore vibrant Rio; sun, beach, and nightlife await. Opt to visit Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain. (B)

Day 9 Rio de Janeiro

Depart at any time. (B)

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