Our Best of South America Itinerary is customizable as well as interchangeable. Depending on your departure city or the cost of the flights, we may invert the package and start you off in Rio de Janeiro instead of Lima. You may also want to add other destinations or extra days.
We will also be providing you with Written Guides for each destination with recommended restaurants, things to do and do’s and don’ts so that you get the most out of your experience.
Best of South America Sample Itinerary:
Depending on your arriving flight you will either land in Lima in the morning or late at night. Either way, there will be a driver/guide waiting for you outside baggage claim. This person will greet you and take you to your hotel
Morning at Leisure to have Breakfast and Relax. At around 2:00PM a guide will pick you up at your hotel for your city tour of Lima.
Get up for an early breakfast and your driver will pick you up at your Lima Hotel and drive you to the airport so that you can catch your morning flight to Cuzco (about a 50 minute flight). Upon arrival in Cuzco, a driver will be waiting for you outside baggage claim and take you to your Cuzco Hotel. A guide will then greet you and assist you in checking into your hotel as well as provide you with an overview of the exact times and information you need for the next 3 days of excursions.
We recommend that you relax for a couple of hours at your hotel because of the altitude. At around 1:30pm, you will be picked up for your tour of Cuzco & Nearby Ruins
Get up for an early breakfast. Your guide will pick you up at around 9:00AM for your Full Day Tour of the Sacred Valley
Get up for an early breakfast. Your tour guide will pick you up at around 7am for your tour of Machu Picchu via the Vistadome Train.
A driver will pick you up at your Cuzco hotel and drive you to the Cuzco Airport in the morning where you will take a flight connecting in Lima to Buenos Aires (4 hr 20 minute flight). In Buenos Aires a driver will be waiting for you outside baggage claim and drive you to your Buenos Aires Hotel. Night at Leisure to Rest.
Have an early breakfast in the morning. A guide will pick you up at around 9am for your half day tour of Buenos Aires. Afternoon at Leisure and at around 8pm a driver will pick you up for your Tango Show with Dinner.
Today is a Day at Leisure for you to explore this wonderful city on your own. You can also choose to add-on an optional tour like the Argentine Gaucho Tour or a Tigre Delta Tour.
Have a great breakfast and in the a couple of hours before your flight your driver will pick you up at your hotel and take you to Buenos Aires’s local airport (AEP) to take a flight to Puerto Iguazu (IGR) (1 hour 34 minute flight). A guide will be waiting for you outside baggage claim and drive you to your hotel. We can provide you with hotels on either side of the falls, but we recommend staying on the Argentine side if you are coming from Argentina or the Brazilian side if you are coming from Brazil. Day at Leisure to Relax and visit the town.
Have an early breakfast. At around 8:00AM, your guide will pick you up for your Full Day Tour of the Argentine Side of Falls.
Have an early breakfast. At around 8:00AM, your guide will pick you up for your Half Day Tour of the Brazilian Side of Falls. In the late afternoon, a driver will pick you up at your hotel for your flight to Rio de Janeiro. Upon arrival in Rio, a driver will be waiting outside baggage claim to take you to your hotel. The rest of the day you can choose to relax and at night, you can also purchase our optional nightlife service.
Have an early breakfast. A guide will be picking you up at around 9:00Am for your full day tour of Sugarloaf Mountain & Christ Statue. Night at leisure to relax or add-on our optional Nightlife Service.
Today is a Day at Leisure for you to explore this wonderful city on your own. At around 7:00PM, a guide will pick you up at your hotel and take you to the Samba Show with Dinner. You can also choose one of our optional excursions like a Tijuca Forest Jeep Tour, a Hike, etc.
The Best of South America tour has now come to a close with incredible memories! A driver will pick you up at your hotel about 4 hours before your flight and take you to the Rio International Airport (GIG) for your flight home.
*** Keep in mind that this is only a sample itinerary and times can change. This package can also be done in any order for instance Rio de Janeiro first and Peru. This package is 100% customizable. If you want to add more destinations or personalize your own itinerary, there is no problem, just let us know exactly what you want.