19 Jun Argentina & Brazil
Argentina & Brazil
Day 1 / 6 February 2024 Istanbul – Buenos Aires
We meet at the Istanbul Airport International Terminal, complete our ticket, baggage and passport procedures, and then fly to Buenos Aires with Turkish Airlines’ scheduled flight. Following our arrival, we are met at the airport and transferred to our hotel by our private vehicle. Accommodation at our hotel.
Day 2 / 7 February 2024 Buenos Aires
After breakfast, we start our full-day tour of Buenos Aires. Although it is one of the largest cities in South America, our first stop in Buenos Aires, the unique city with its architecture where you cannot get rid of the feeling of visiting an important European city, its cuisine consisting of delicious dishes, and of course, the tango overflowing from its heart, why this city is the “Paris of South America”. We will visit the Recoleta Cemetery, where the grave of Eva Peron (Evita) is also found in this place, which is one of the elite districts of the city, which will tell us with its presence that it is named after the works of Argentine artists, as well as the works of European painters such as Renoir and Monet. We also visit the National Museum of Fine Arts, where it is located.Our next stop is San Telmo, the district where tango was born, surrounded around Plaza Dorrego, with its antiques, rounded cobbled streets, colonial architecture.Plaza de Mayo, the square where Buenos Aires was founded, and the presidency around it. We continue the day with tours of Casa Rosada, Evita Balcony, Cathedral and Colon Theater. We wander Avenida de Mayo, built as the “Grand Boulevard” of the city, and take a break at Café Tortoni, the oldest café in Buenos Aires. The La Boca district with its unique architecture and the 9th of July Boulevard, the world’s widest boulevard, are among the other highlights of our trip. Today we have our lunch at a local restaurant during our excursions. In the evening, we will be at one of the best tango venues in the city to witness a completely different tango experience. We also have our dinner in this place. Accommodation at our hotel.
Day 3 / 8 February 2024 Buenos Aires – Tigre – Buenos Aires
After breakfast, we depart for San Isidro, which is located in the north of Buenos Aires and is one of the wealthiest districts not only of Buenos Aires but of the entire South American continent. Here we see the historic center surrounded by paved roads and colonial houses. Then our vehicle will take us to Tigre. Here we take a trip on a public ferry to the Parana Delta, which takes about 1 hour. We will have our lunch at a local restaurant during the excursions. After the meal, we move to our hotel with our private vehicle. Free time for the rest of the day. We have our dinner at a local restaurant. Accommodation at our hotel.
Day 4 / February 9, 2024 Buenos Aires – Iguazu
After breakfast, we transfer to the airport with our private vehicle. We are moving to Iguazu (Argentina) with local airlines. Following our arrival, we will be met by our local guide at the airport, and we will have the opportunity to take pictures of the waterfalls closely, completing the hiking trails where we will see the parts of the Iguazu Falls, which are on the UNESCO World Heritage List, on the Argentina side. We will have our lunch at a local restaurant in the National Park. After the tour, we pass through the border and transfer to our hotel on the Brazilian side. Dinner and accomodation in our hotel.
Day 5 / 10 February 2024 Iguazu
After breakfast, we visit the Brazilian part of Iguazu Waterfalls and do our safari tour. According to many, the most beautiful views of the waterfalls are viewed from the Brazilian part. It is also possible to come across many tropical plant and bird species. At the end of this trip, we will go on the Macuco Tour, where we will make an unforgettable boat tour. In our tour, we will go deep into the forest with electric vehicles and arrive at Salto de Macuco. Then we will get on our boats and head towards Devil’s Throat. (Important Note: Let’s have thin raincoats with us in case we get wet) We will go to the most beautiful spots on the Brazilian side and have the opportunity to watch from the viewing terraces. We will have our lunch at a local restaurant in the National Park. After the tour, dinner and accommodation in our hotel.
Day 6 / 11 February 2024 Iguazu – Rio De Janeiro
We take our breakfast at our hotel and leave. LuggageFree time after breakfast. We transfer to the airport at the time determined by our guide and move to Rio de Janeiro by local airlines. We will have our lunch as a lunch box. Following our arrival, we are met at the airport and transferred to our hotel. We will have our dinner at the local restaurant. Accommodation at our hotel.
Day 7 / 12 February 2024 Rio De Janeiro
After breakfast at the hotel, we transfer to the city center with our private vehicle. This morning we will visit the colonial part of the city, where we will separately visit Candelaria, Praça XV, Travesso Market, Metropolitan Cathedral and Sambodromo, the heart of samba, among narrow streets, squares and historical buildings. In this part of the tour, we will also visit the Portuguese Royal Reading Room, which dates back to the Portuguese rule in the country. After a short break at the Colombo Patisserie, which has a charming atmosphere, we will have completed the first part of our tour. For lunch, we will taste traditional Brazilian barbecue flavors at a local restaurant. Free time after dinner. We take our dinner at a local restaurant and go to our hotel to rest. Accommodation at our hotel.
Day 8 / 13 February 2024 Rio De Janeiro
After breakfast, we drive to Corcovado Hill, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, where the 40-meter-long Christ the Redeemer Statue overlooks all of Rio de Janeiro. After this tour, we will have our lunch at a local restaurant. After the meal, we take the cable cars to Sugar Loaf Hill, where you will be satisfied with the incredible view of Guanabara Bay. Free time for the rest of the day. We will have our dinner at a local restaurant. Accommodation at our hotel.
Day 9 / 14 February 2024 Rio De Janeiro – Sao Paolo – Istanbul
After breakfast, we transfer to the airport. We depart for Sao Paulo on a plane belonging to local airlines. After our arrival, we take our lunch and then we start our tour of Sao Paulo, one of the most important cities of the country. Iburapuera Park, Japanese Quarter, Cathedral, Historical City Center, Municipal Theater are among the things we will see during the tour. After our tour, we will have our dinner at a local restaurant. After dinner, we move to the airport for the flight to Istanbul. After the ticket, baggage and boarding procedures, we depart for Istanbul with the scheduled flight of Turkish Airlines. We welcome the new day on the plane.
Day 10 / February 15, 2024 Istanbul
Our Istanbul arrival will be in the evening, local time, the end of our tour. Hope to see you again…