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International Holiday Packages – South America

International Holiday Packages - Sao Paulo Peru | Rio de Janeiro | Buenos Aires

Sao Paulo 2 nights, Lima 2 nights, Cusco 3 nights, Sacred Valley 1 night, Machu Pichu 1 night, Iguazu 3 nights, Rio de Janeiro 2 nights, Buenos Aires 3 nights

DAY 1: ARRIVE SAO PAULO
Welcome to Brazil! Arrive Sao Paulo International Airport. Sao Paulo is the biggest city in South America with 17 million people, a city of immigrants and of colourful ethnic neighborhoods. You will be met & greeted by an English speaking guide who will assist you and transfer you to your hotel. In the afternoon proceed on a city tour of Sao Paulo. See the Old Downtown, Cathedral Se, Patio do Colegio where the city was founded, Monastery of Sao Bento, the Banespa Building (Sao Paulo’s “Empire State Building”), Martinelli Building (the first skyscraper in South America), Viaduto do Chá ,the Municipal Theatre, Concert Hall Sala Sao Paulo, train station Estaçao da Luz and the Municipal Market.

DAY 2: SAO PAULO
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Later, transfer to Campinas, a nearby town for a full day visit to a Coffee plantations, known for its superior quality of coffee. Visit farm dating from 1798, with over a century of old history which goes to the peak of coffee production. It was the largest and most technological farm of the XIX Century. Showcasing the entire process, from harvesting to shipment of the  international holiday packages.

DAY 3: SAO PAULO – LIMA
Today morning after breakfast transferred to the airport to board your flight to Lima, Peru. Arrive Lima, you will be met by an English speaking guide who will transfer you to your hotel.
In the afternoon proceed on a half day city tour of Lima. See the Government Palace in the colonial setting of the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, and the modern residential suburbs of Miraflores and San Isidro with their lovely homes and gardens. A highlight of the tour is visit to the Rafael Larco Herrera museum.

DAY 4: LIMA
Today morning after breakfast enjoy a full day tour Nazca Lines by flight, which covers an area of 200 square miles. These are drawings made in the sand over 2,000 years ago, have not eroded with passage of time and weather. You will see gigantic geometrical lines resembling a landing field and over 32 figures including a monkey, a spider, a condor, a reptile, a fish, a bird, etc. The biggest figures are the reptile of 180 meters and the monkey. In the evening you retun back to Lima. The evening is free at leisure or you could take an optional dinner with folklore show.

DAY 5: LIMA – CUSCO
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Check out and transfer to airport for your flight to Cusco. Arrive Cusco you will be met and transferred to hotel. The beauty and cultural value of this city led it to be declared a World Heritage Site in 1983 by UNESCO, it is also known as the archaeological capital of the Americas. Not only architecture but also painting and sculpture were enriched by the mixture of cultures, giving rise to the so-called “Cusco school” of art, noteworthy for its representations of Catholic themes with clear indigenous elements, thus demonstrating the superimposition of one religion over another.

DAY 6: CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. As you proceed to Sacred Valley. On the way tour the region visiting the nearby ruins of Sacsahuaman, Puca-Pucara, Kenko and Tambomachay. Later visit the colorful Indian Market of Pisac, famous for its Mass and market, Enjoy local lunch en-route. As you check in to your hotel.

DAY 7: SACRED VALLEY – MACHU PICCHU
Today morning you proceed to Machu Picchu. You will be transferred to Ollanta Station for a train journey which passes by Urubamba Valley or the Sacred Valley of the Incas to the breathtaking mountaintop ruins of Machu Picchu. Upon arrival in Machu Picchu, transfer to the top of the ruins by seat in coach bus. Machu Picchu’s perfection and harmony of shape, surrounding countryside is astonishingly beautiful.

DAY 8: MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel. Morning is free to explore Machu Pichu on your own. Transfer to the train station to board your train to Cusco. Arrive Cusco as you transfer to your hotel.

DAY 9: CUSCO
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy half day city tour including a visit to nearby Ruins. Enjoy a tour of this magnificent city, a blend of Inca and Spanish Cultures, visiting the Korikancha or Temple of the Sun and the Cathedral, continuing from there to the nearby ruins of Tambomachay (Inca fountains), Puca-Pucara (the Red Fortress), Kenko (sacred site) and finally Sacsahuaman Fortress.

DAY 10: CUSCO – LIMA
After breakfast at the transfer by private car to the Cusco airport to board your flight to Lima. On arrival in Lima, you will be met and transferred to hotel. In the afternoon proceed on a half day city tour of Lima. See the Government Palace in the colonial setting of the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, and the modern residential suburbs of Miraflores and San Isidro with their lovely homes and gardens. A highlight of the tour is visit to the Rafael Larco Herrera museum. Later check in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure.

DAY 11: LIMA – IGUAZU (via Sao Paulo)
Today morning after breakfast you are transfer to the airport for your flight to Iguazu via Sao Paulo. Arrive Iguazu where you will be met and transferid to hotel.

DAY 12: IGUAZU
Today morning after breakfast proceed to view the Iguazu Falls, from the Brazilian side with entry to the National Park. The falls are the widest and most imposing water falls on Earth. Enjoy panoramic view of the Falls on a walking tour through different observation points framed by a myriad of rainbows. In the evening, enjoy folkloric show with local dinner. Enjoy a beautiful folkloric show representing music and dances style from Latin American countries. Swing to the rhythms of Brazilian samba, feel the passion of tango, see the impressive Paraguayan bottle dance whilst enjoying a delicious all-you -can-eat dinner.

DAY 13: IGUAZU
Today morning after breakfast proceed on Bird Park tour. The bird park of world class standard is situated in 5 hectares of native subtropical forest. The park showcases 800 different kind of birds also view caiman, snakes, humming birds and butterflies. Evening is free at leisure. This is the best moment in our holiday packages

DAY 14: IGUAZU – RIO DE JANEIRO
Today morning after breakfast, transfer to the airport for flight to Rio de Janeiro. Arrive Rio de Janeiro airport as you be met and transfered to your hotel. In the afternoon enjoy a half day city tour visiting famous beaches of Copacabana, Flamengo and Ipanema, Drive from South to Central Rio is quite spectacular with views of Sugar Loaf, the ChristStatue and the Guanabara Bay. Continue to the modern Roman Catholic Cathedral, a huge cone-shaped structure, which is meant to demonstrate the channelling of human energies to the heavens. Visit Maracanã, the biggest soccer stadium in the world, and the sambadrome, where the famous Carnival parades take place. The Holiday packages tour continues visiting the first hill, called “Urca”, enjoying the magnificent views, and the second hill, which is called “Pão de Açucar”, admire the unique beauty of “Guanabara” Bay, “Niterói”, Copacabana” and “Santa Cruz” Fortress, a landmark of Rio’s history. You will for sure be amazed by the awesome views. In the evening, enjoy a spectacular dance and light show with dinner which show cases the essence of the popular Brazilian culture.

DAY 15: RIO DE JANEIRO
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and proceed for the half day Corcovado Tour. At Corcovado Hill, located in the Tijuca Atlantic Forest, the largest urban forest in the world, is the statue of Christ the Redeemer, a 38 meters tall statue with arms outstretched as if it were blessing the city. Reach the statue by climbing a flight of steps quite steep, The above view of nearly the entire city is nothing but breathtaking. Continue your tour visiting the main areas in Rio with local local lunch.

DAY 16: DEPART RIO DE JANEIRO
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel say good bye to Brazil as you are transferred to airport for your flight back home with fond memories of your South American Holiday.

DAY 17: ARRIVE BUENOS AIRES
Welcome to Argentina! Arrive at Ezeiza International Airport. You will be met & greeted by an English speaking guide who will assist you and transfer you to your hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy a city tour of fascinating Buenos Aires. Covering ’9 de Julio´ Avenue, Colon Theatre (Opera House), San Telmo neighbourhood, birthplace of the city, May Square, historical and political centre, La Boca district, famous for ‘Caminito’ street, May Avenue, Recoleta district, known for its Cemetery and Palermo, wide and beautiful park located in the heart of one of the most elegant areas in the city. In the evening, enjoy a Tango Show with dinner. Buenos Aires is the land where the roots of Tango were first planted.

DAY 18: BUENOS AIRES
Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for a full day ´Fiesta Gaucha´at Estancia Santa Susana. An opportunity to meet ‘gauchos’ in their own environment. Visit a typical Estancia in Buenos Aires Province where the welcome is with delicious Argentine ‘empanadas’ followed by a delicious asado criollo (barbecue) prepared in the traditional fashion, everything well accompanied by local wines. After lunch, a folklore show and a gaucho skills demonstration will complete the day.

DAY 19: BUENOS AIRES
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before you proceed for a full day tour of the Northern Districts, Tigre and Parana Delta. Only a few minutes from downtown, an incredible landscape. A wonderful drive out of the city through the northern residential districts, Vicente Lopez, Olivos, where the President’s Residence is located, Acassuso, La Lucila and especially San Isidro with its splendid gothic Cathedral. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant as you continue to Tigre Station to continue the tour a typical motorboat along the Parana River Delta surrounded by exuberant vegetation.

DAY 20: DEPART BUENOS AIRES – CHENNAI
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before you are transferred to the airport to board for your flight back home with fond memories of your South American Holiday organized by UNIVERSAL HOLIDAYS PVT LTD.