Brazil & Argentina on a Shoestring

18-to-Thirtysomethings, Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro
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Tour description

Experience the treasures of Argentina and Brazil in this jam-packed trip. From tango in Buenos Aires to sun and surf in Rio, explore two of the continent’s most vibrant capitals. Marvel at the majesty of Iguassu Falls and let its power engulf you. Our CEOs will take you to the highlights on a shoestring and then let you loose so you can do what you want. You’ll stick to public buses, which not only keeps costs down but give you a chance to really meet the locals.

What's included

  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group Your Discover Moment: Buenos Aires Your Discover Moment: Paraty
  • Entrance and visit to the Argentine side of Iguassu Falls
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Sip caipirinhas on the beach
  • Savour the sophistication and cuisine of buenos aires
  • Marvel at iguassu falls
  • Wander around colonial paraty
  • Live it up on the beaches of rio


Day 1: Buenos Aires Arrive at any time.

Day 2: Buenos Aires Explore the cosmopolitan city before hopping on an overnight bus. Opt to pre book a city bike tour and get a local's eye view of your surroundings!

Day 3: Iguassu Falls Enjoy a free day to relax after the long journey or opt to explore the Brazilian side of the falls.

Day 4: Iguassu Falls Full day excursion to the Argentina side of the falls. Opt to take a boat tour to see the cascading falls from below.

Day 5: Iguassu Falls Enjoy a free half-day to further explore the area and then board an overnight bus to Paraty with a transfer in São Paulo.

Day 6: Paraty Head to the coast for an optional schooner tour of the bay. Enjoy the beach life, and try the local beverages at a regional distillery.

Day 7: Paraty Enjoy the beach life, and spend the day exploring the sand and sea.

Day 8: Paraty Enjoy the beach life, and spend the day exploring the sand and sea.

Day 9: Paraty/Rio de Janeiro Travel to Rio and enjoy free time to explore the city using a centrally located hostel in Copacabana as a base. Sun, beach, and nightlife await. Opt to visit Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain.

Day 10: Rio de Janeiro Depart at any time.