Iguassu Falls, Argentina
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IGUASSU FALLS EXPERIENCES!
YOUR LAND TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
The first tour of many, this one will set the bar high on local colour and
charm. First off, arrive in the beautiful town of Pisac in the Sacred Valley.
Here you can explore the ever-popular Pisac Market where one part
draws in villagers from far and wide to barter and sell their products, and
in another part you can buy a range of gorgeous Peruvian handicrafts.
After lunch in a local restaurant, travel north, crossing the plateau and
descend into Urubamba before arriving in Ollantaytambo. Whilst here,
visit a local house in the town that’s often called the “last living Inca
Village of Peru". Experience the unique way of life in the Sacred Valley
and then enjoy a stop at the imposing Ollantaytambo fortress to learn
about how the Spaniards lost a battle to the Inca’s in this spot.
Breakfast & lunch included
Enjoy a leisurely, morning train ride from Ollontaytambo to Aguas
Calientes where you’ll head to the stunning Machu Picchu. Learn all
about this marvellous citadel on a guided tour as you visit the main plaza,
the royal quarters, Temple of the Three Windows, the circular tower,
sacred Sun Dial and even the burial grounds.
You’ll have some time at leisure here to take in the breathtaking sights at
your own pace. Be awed by the spectacular nature of the site and learn
about the Incan civilisation.
Breakfast & dinner included
Enjoy a full day tour of Santiago. You’ll start by exploring through the
downtown area as you head along the city’s most colourful avenue,
Alameda. From here visit the Chilean University – a grand building in its
own right – and then go on to the San Francisco Church. Continue on to
the bustling Plaza de Armas, home to some of Santiago’s most important
civic and religious buildings. Then visit the Central Market where you
can sample fresh seafood before you cross the Mapocho River to reach
the bohemian district of Bellavista. Marvel at magnificent views over the
city and the Andes from atop San Cristobal Hill and then head down to
Providencia to end your day in the shopping zone.
Your tour starts on the Argentinian side of the falls as you take the scenic
highway up the Argentinian Iguassu National Park. Start in the visitors
centre where you'll join a gas-propelled train which takes you to the
upper falls circuit and the Devil’s Throat – the most famous and one of
the highest falls. From here, walk along the Iguassu river canyon along
both the upper and lower circuit, marvelling at your surroundings as you
go, and feeling the immense power of the falls at every moment.
You’ll then travel by road across the National Park and into the Brazilian
side of the falls. Walk along the paths that follow the cascades and even
stroll along the catwalk that leads close to the bottom of the Devil’s
Throat. From your spot here, you’ll be able to enjoy panoramic views of
the Argentinian falls including the Two Sisters, Bozzetti, Superior Circuit
and San Martin Island.
BUENOS AIRES & TANGO SHOW
Start your full day city tour at the famous 9 de Julio Avenue – known as
the widest avenue in the world. Pass by the stunning Colon Theatre and
continue to the main Plaza de Mayo square, surrounded by the stunning
Casa Rosada Metropolitan Cathedral. Carry on to San Telmo, the oldest
district of Buenos Aires, boasting many antique stores. Next on the
agenda is La Boca, a colourful area with brightly painted houses and the
renowned Caminito street. Your tour comes to an end in the northern
districts as you visit the green area of Palermo with its abundant parks
and artificial lakes.
In the evening, be taken to one of the famous Tango Houses for dinner
where you’ll get to enjoy a spectacular show with plenty of music, singing
Breakfast & dinner included
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