9 days / 8 nights, from $2735 per person
Highlights: Buenos Aires, Tango Show, Iguassu Falls, Devil's Throat, Nautical Adventure, Mendoza and wineContact Us to Plan Your Escape
Meeting upon arrival in Buenos Aires, you will be greeted by an English speaking guide and kick off your Classic Argentina tour! Buenos Aries is a city of contrasts, unique style and diverse heritage that is reflected on every corner. This cosmopolitan city has glamour and elegance of its European roots that are interwoven with the essence of Latin America. Buenos Aires has so much culture to offer any traveler, amazing nightlife, tango in the streets, museums and galleries, historical monuments, gourmet food and world class wine just to name a few. Transfer to hotel, remainder of day at leisure. (If you arrive early optional tours are available)
Today enjoy a private guided tour of Buenos Aires. Explore the cities characteristics, history, architecture and its people and culture. Visits include the historical May Square (Plaza de Mayo) surrounded by the Government House (Pink House), the Metropolitan Cathedral and the ancient City Hall. Continue to Congress Square, the National Parliament and the most emblematic symbol of Buenos Aires; the Obelisk and 9 of July Boulevard one of the widest avenues in the world. Next a visit to Teatro Colon, located in the heart of Buenos Aires and one of the most important opera houses in the world because of its acoustic and architectural. Tonight enjoy one of Buenos Aires’ best tango experiences the exclusive tango show at Rojo Tango. The evening begins with a three-course dinner including top wines and champagnes from the very best wineries in Argentina. After dinner, sit back and enjoy an intimate tango show at The Cabaret Theater. Return to hotel. (BD)
Today visit San Isidro, Buenos Aires’ most exclusive residential neighborhood and Tigre, the gateway to the Paraná River Delta. Drive through the beautiful tree lined streets and impressive mansions and historical district before visiting Tigre, board a boat and sail through the canals of the delta. The Parana River Delta is one of the largest in the world and has more than 1000 islands that are home to an abundance of wildlife. Cruise past impressive river front homes and the private yacht club before returning to the hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires. (BL)
Your Classic Argentina tour has you on the move, as you transfer to airport for your flight to Iguassu Falls! Iguassu Falls is the largest waterfall in the world regarding water volume and this UNESCO World Heritage is without questions absolutely spectacular. With over 275 separate cataracts that span over 2 miles in length and an average drop of more than 265 feet to the river below. Cross the boarder and tour the Brazilian side of the falls, drive through Iguaçu National Park where the forest is lush and tropical on our way to the falls. Walk an easy trail towards the falls in order to see the best panoramic view of the falls. Return to your hotel on the Argentina side. (B) All US citizens MUST have a Brazil multi entrance Visa in order to enter Brazil.
Today, enjoy a tour of the Argentina side of Iguassu Falls and get an up close and personal view of the falls. Tour the upper and lower circuit of the falls aboard the jungle train; walk out on a series of catwalks to Devil’s Throat, the largest of the falls. Feel the mist and hear the rumble of approximately 3.3 million gallons of water a second going over the falls. Next board a motor boat and cruise along the Iguassu River and trough the Iguassu Canyon and have the opportunity to look up and this amazing force of nature. (B)
After your transfer to airport, Classic Argentina has you on the move again! Meeting upon arrival in Mendoza, Argentina’s wine capital. Warm sunny days, beautiful parks, tree lined streets, rolling green hills, vineyards and the majestic range of the Andes can make one forget that they are here to drink some of the best wine you will ever have. Transfer to hotel. (B)
Today you will be picked up from the hotel to enjoy a private premium wine tour in Lujan de Cuyo. In the morning, you’ll visit Achaval Ferrer, winery located on the Mendoza riverbank. This is a small Argentine/Italian co-venture winery that produces some of the best wines in Mendoza. Founded only in 1998, Achaval- Ferrer is already established as one of Argentina’s benchmark wineries. They specialize in single vineyard Malbec’s. Later, you will visit the Mendel Winery. This Winery embodies the partnership of one of Argentina’s most respected and experienced winemakers, Roberto de la Mota. Mendel is dedicated to producing wines of superior quality expressing the character of the very old Malbec and Cabernet vineyards of the region. Continue on to the Melipal Winery and enjoy lunch and a tasting. (BL)
Day at leisure to explore on your own, optional vineyard tours are available along with biking tours through the countryside, whitewater rafting, golf and great shopping. (B)
At the appropriate time transfer to airport. Meeting upon arrival in Buenos Aires, transfer from the domestic airport to the international airport. This concludes your Classic Argentina tour! (B)
B = Breakfast | L = Lunch | BL = Box lunch | D = Dinner
Price from $2735.00 per person based on two passengers traveling together sharing a double room.
Argentine law requires that, prior to arrival in Argentina at any entry point, U.S. citizen tourist and business travelers pay a $160 USD reciprocity fee by credit card online at the following site.