From$1999USD
9 days,Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro
SAIB

Experience the sophistication of Buenos Aires, stand in awe of Iguassu Falls, sip a caipirinha in Rio, explore the cobblestoned streets of colonial Paraty

Make it a private tour

Book this tour as a private departure for up to 100 of your closest friends or even a single traveller. Each tour includes its own CEO and all the benefits of a G Adventures group tour. Click the Go Private button to get started.

$3299.00
Per person for 2 travellers
Go Private

For the nature lover who also wants to explore the nightlife of the urban jungle and have plenty of time on the beach, this 9-day adventure offers the perfect combination of natural beauty and cosmopolitan culture. Travel from the tango palaces of Buenos Aires to the samba pulse of Rio de Janeiro and discover spectacular wilderness in between. Encounter thundering Iguassu Falls with views from both Argentina and Brazil. Then continue to the coast and soak in the sun on Ilha Grande's beaches and colonial culture in Paraty. Go beyond a vacation—and step into adventure!

What's Included

  • Iguassu Falls visit (Brazil and Argentina)
  • Beach time in Paraty
  • Beach time in Ilha Grande
  • Rio de Janeiro stay
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 8 Breakfasts (Allow USD225-275 for meals not included.)
  • Plane, private van, ferry
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 16, avg 12
  • Hotels (8 nts).

Add to Your Experience

Iguassu Falls Boat Ride

Feel the thunder of Iguassu Falls closer than you’ve ever imagined! Hop aboard a speedboat and prepare for an up close and personal (and very, very wet) encounter with this incredible natural wonder.

Itinerary

Day 1Buenos Aires

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Buenos Aires/Foz do Iguaçu(1B)

Fly to Iguassu Falls for two full days of exploration from both the Argentine and Brazilian sides.

Day 3Foz do Iguaçu(1B)

Return to the Argentine side to explore the trails. Opt for a boat tour to get up close and personal. Return to the Brazilian side for one more night in town.

Day 4Foz do Iguaçu/Paraty(1B)

Fly to São Paulo and continue by van to Paraty. Opt to visit the cachaça distilleries or take a boat into the bay to explore the nearby islands and beaches.

Day 5Paraty(1B)

Enjoy a free day to explore Paraty. Optional activities include a Caipirinha boat trip, kayaking and horseback riding.

Day 6Paraty/Ilha Grande(1B)

Continue by van up the coast and take a ferry to Ilha Grande. Opt to hike to remote beaches and enjoy free time to relax and explore the island.

Day 7Ilha Grande(1B)

Enjoy a free day in Ilha Grande. Optional activities include hiking Pico Do Papagalo or Lopez Mendez, snorkelling or relaxing on the beach.

Day 8Ilha Grande/Rio de Janeiro(1B)

Carry on by ferry and van to Rio de Janeiro. With free time, explore the city on an optional city tour.

Day 9Rio de Janeiro(1B)

Depart at any time.

Find dates, prices, and more trip options.

Book Now

Related articles

Instagrams of the Week: Sides of South America

Ask anyone who’s been—South America doesn’t have a bad side. From our travellers to you, these are our favourite ‘grams from the past week.