From $ 2499.00 /
£ 1559.00 per person
In summary: See three World Wonders in one trip. From the magic of Machu Picchu to the magnificent Iguazu Falls and culminating with the excitement of Rio de Janeiro. This South America highlights tour will dazzle you with the best that this wonderful continent has to offer.
This is a sample itinerary, all of our tours are custom made, contact our experts to get your personalised South America tour itinerary.
- Explore the temples and terraces of Machu Picchu
- Spend two days at Iguacu Falls - the widest and most impressive waterfall in the world
- Chill out on a beach in Rio and experience this vibrant, buzzing city
- Wander the Inca and colonial streets of Cusco and the Sacred Valley
Day 1. Arrive Lima
You will be greeted by an English speaking guide who will accompany you to your hotel.
Day 2. Lima Tour
Visit this bustling city and discover its rich history - be amazed by the Plaza de Armas, the Church of San Francisco with its fascinating catacombs as well as the more modern area of Barranco.
Day 3. Flight to Cusco & Sacred Valley Tour
Fly to Cusco, drive to the beautiful Sacred Valley. Explore the picturesque market town of Pisac. with a local guide, see the impressive ruins and the famous market. Overnight in the sacred valley.
Day 4. Ollantaytambo, Train to Aguas Calientes
Wander the Inca alleyways of Ollantaytambo and enjoy lunch alongside the Urubamba River. Hop on the train to Machu Picchu where you will check into your nearby hotel with the option of visiting the local hot springs.
Day 5. Private Tour of Machu Picchu; Return to Cusco
Take the train to Machu Picchu where your professional local guide will show you the intricate stonework and explain the significance of the Inca sanctuary on your private Machu Picchu tour. Take the train to Cusco.
Day 6. Tour of Cusco & Outlying Inca Sites
Visit the ceremonial site of Tambomachay with its intricate water fountains, Qenko with its fascinating carved rocks and Sacsuayhuaman, perhaps most impressive Inca site of the area. Your tour continues in Cusco City where you will visit the Cathedral and famous sun temple of Koricancha.
Day 7. Fly to Iguazu Falls
Fly from Cusco to Iguazu Falls via Lima.
Day 8. Tour of Iguacu Falls: Argentina side
On your tour of the Argentine side of Iguazu Falls, get right up close to the falls and surrounding jungle, thanks to specially constructed walkways More on Iguazu Falls There is the option to take a boat ride up to the thunderous "Devil's Throat".
Day 9. Tour of Iguacu Falls: Brazil side. Fly to Rio de Janeiro
Your tour of the Brazilian side of the falls allows you to see Iguazu in a stunning panorama. Breathtaking! In the afternoon you will fly to Rio where you will be picked up and taken to your hotel in the Copacabana area.
Day 10. Rio tour of the Sugar Loaf and Christ the Redeemer
Your full day Rio tour takes you on the cable car up to Sugar Loaf Mountain. After a traditional Brazilian barbeque lunch, enjoy another splendid view of this beautiful city from the statue of Christ the Redeemer.
Day 11. Fly Home
Soak up the atmosphere of Ipanema or Copacabana- located right outside your hotel. Or ask us about our other tours to explore the city or nearby islands.We will pick you up and take you to the airport for your flight home. An unforgettable trip!
- Safe private transfers
- All tours as described with professional English speaking guide
- All entrance fees
- Accommodation with breakfast and two lunches
- Flights - price and schedule depend on your travel dates and where you fly from. Please ask us for ask quote quote if you would like us to include flights.