Atlantic To The Andes Experience

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: SXRL

From: £2081.65

Dense rainforests, the towering peaks of the Andes, the seemingly endless and reflective salt flats — when we say the range of scenery on this 25-day tour is dizzying we’re not embellishing. Begin in Rio de Janeiro and head west where Iguassu Falls and an array of€tive€tivities you can do on your own during free time. Discover the wildlife of the Pantanal wetlands and climb aboard some local buses to see how to get from point A to B South American style. It’s not just where you stop that matters, it’s how many life-changing moments you’ll have along the way.

Day 1 Rio de Janeiro

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Rio de Janeiro/Ilha Grande (1B)

Take a bus and ferry to Ilha Grande. Free time for hikes and walks around the island to explore the beaches.

Day 3 Ilha Grande (1B)

Ilha Grande is a car-free island surrounded by beautiful nature. Opt to go for a hike, swim or sit at one of the beach bars.

Day 4 Ilha Grande/Paraty (1B)

Travel up the coast to Paraty and wander the cobblestoned streets of this colonial beach side town.

Day 5 Paraty (1B)

Enjoy a free day to explore Paraty. Optional€tivities include a Caipirinha boat trip, kayaking and horseback riding.

Day 6 Paraty

Continue to enjoy the slow pace of Paraty, a colonial town with fantastic architecture, or opt to take a day trip to Trindade to surf and relax on the beach.

Day 7 Paraty/Foz do IguaÇu

Take a flight to the famous Iguassu Falls. Visit the Brazilian side of the falls to get the best panoramic view. Opt to visit the bird park filled with beautifully coloured local wildlife or enjoy an optional helicopter ride for a birds-eye view of the falls.

Day 8 Foz do IguaÇu (1B)

Experience Iguassu in Argentina by exploring trails and catwalks. Opt to take a boat tour to view the falls from below.

Day 9 Foz do IguaÇu/Bonito (1B)

Leave early for a full travel day to Bonito.

Day 10 Bonito

Spend time in Bonito with optional€tivities available like snorkelling in the rivers or exploring the nearby caves and waterfalls.

Day 11 Bonito (1B)

Enjoy another free day to explore Bonito.

Day 12 Bonito/Pantanal (1B, 1L, 1D)

Journey into the Pantanal, a perfect place to experience the wildlife of Brazil. Enjoy a 2-day excursion into the wetlands with a local guide.

Day 13 Pantanal (1B, 1L, 1D)

Full day of exploring the Pantanal. Try piranha fishing or horseback riding. Opportunities to spot wildlife such as monkeys, macaws, giant otters and caiman.

Day 14 Pantanal/Santa Cruz de la Sierra (1B)

Leave the Pantanal and head for the border. Board an overnight bus to Santa Cruz, Bolivia.

Day 15 Santa Cruz de la Sierra/La Paz

Hop on a flight and get to the capital city of Bolivia. Wander the streets and visit the famous Witches’ Market.

Day 16 La Paz/Sucre (1B)

Spend the morning exploring the city before boarding an afternoon flight to Sucre and explore this beautiful colonial city or opt to go hiking in the surrounding area.

Days 17-18 Sucre

Spend two days exploring all that Sucre has to offer.

Day 19 Sucre/PotosÍ (1B)

Journey from Sucre to PotosÍ. Spend the afternoon exploring the city.

Day 20 PotosÍ/Uyuni (1B)

Head south to Uyuni, the starting point for the salt flats excursion.

Day 21 Uyuni/Salt Flats (1B, 1D)

Enjoy a 3-day 4x4 excursion to the Uyuni Salt Flats and surrounding desert altiplano, with spectacular scenery. Last stop for the evening is a G Adventures-supported community lodge in a traditional agricultural village in the heart of a desert oasis.

Day 22 Salt Flats (1B, 1L, 1D)

Continue to discover the Uyuni Salt Flats on a 4x4 excursion.

Day 23 Salt Flats/Uyuni (1B, 1L)

Enjoy a final day of exploring the Uyuni Salt Flats before boarding an overnight bus back to La Paz .

Day 24 La Paz (1B)

Enjoy a free day in the capital, walk along the winding streets, shop in the markets and enjoy the nightlife. For the thrill seekers opt to bike the famous "death road".

Day 25 La Paz (1B)

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
25/09/2018 19/10/2018 0 £2499.00
02/10/2018 26/10/2018 0 £2499.00
05/10/2018 29/10/2018 0 £2499.00
16/10/2018 09/11/2018 0 £2499.00
19/10/2018 12/11/2018 0 £2499.00
23/10/2018 16/11/2018 0 £2499.00
26/10/2018 19/11/2018 0 £2499.00
06/11/2018 30/11/2018 0 £2449.00
09/11/2018 03/12/2018 8 £2449.00
16/11/2018 10/12/2018 1 £2081.65
20/11/2018 14/12/2018 0 £2449.00
30/11/2018 24/12/2018 0 £2449.00
04/12/2018 28/12/2018 0 £2499.00
11/12/2018 04/01/2019 0 £2499.00
14/12/2018 07/01/2019 1 £2499.00
28/12/2018 21/01/2019 0 £2499.00
04/01/2019 28/01/2019 12 £2539.00
11/01/2019 04/02/2019 11 £2539.00
25/01/2019 18/02/2019 11 £2539.00
01/02/2019 25/02/2019 5 £2539.00
08/02/2019 04/03/2019 4 £2499.00
22/02/2019 18/03/2019 12 £2499.00
01/03/2019 25/03/2019 0 £2499.00
15/03/2019 08/04/2019 0 £2499.00
22/03/2019 15/04/2019 0 £2449.00
22/03/2019 15/04/2019 10 £2499.00
29/03/2019 22/04/2019 10 £2499.00
12/04/2019 06/05/2019 16 £2499.00
26/04/2019 20/05/2019 13 £2499.00
03/05/2019 27/05/2019 16 £2499.00
17/05/2019 10/06/2019 12 £2499.00
31/05/2019 24/06/2019 16 £2499.00
14/06/2019 08/07/2019 15 £2569.00
21/06/2019 15/07/2019 16 £2569.00
28/06/2019 22/07/2019 14 £2569.00
05/07/2019 29/07/2019 13 £2569.00
12/07/2019 05/08/2019 12 £2569.00
19/07/2019 12/08/2019 16 £2569.00
26/07/2019 19/08/2019 14 £2569.00
02/08/2019 26/08/2019 14 £2569.00
16/08/2019 09/09/2019 16 £2569.00
23/08/2019 16/09/2019 16 £2569.00
13/09/2019 07/10/2019 15 £2539.00
20/09/2019 14/10/2019 16 £2539.00
27/09/2019 21/10/2019 16 £2539.00
04/10/2019 28/10/2019 15 £2539.00
18/10/2019 11/11/2019 15 £2539.00
25/10/2019 18/11/2019 16 £2539.00
08/11/2019 02/12/2019 16 £2499.00
22/11/2019 16/12/2019 16 £2499.00
06/12/2019 30/12/2019 14 £2539.00

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