Ultimate South America

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Run by: Tucan Travel

Reference number: HPCR

From: £9876.75

Starting in Cartagena, this ultimate 55 day adventure ticks off all the highlights of South America. Explore the hidden gem that is Colombia, before setting off for the Galapagos Islands to watch sea lions and iguanas in one of the most biodiverse places on earth. Challenge yourself to the Inca Trail and be rewarded with magical views of Machu Picchu, then learn about the traditional way of life at Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world. Be mesmerised at the Uyuni Salt Flats and go flamingo spotting at Laguna Colorada, before tasting some of the finest wines in the world in Argentina. Tick Patagonia off the list, as you witness the stunning mountainous landscape with glaciers crashing down. Ending in one of the most vibrant and cultural cities in South America, Rio de Janeiro is just waiting to be explored.

Itinerary

Day 1 - day 1 Arrive Cartagena

Day 2 - day 2 Fly to Medellin

Day 3 - day 3 Medellin

Day 4 - day 4 Coffee Plantation Overnight Excursion

Day 5 - day 5 Salento

Day 6 - day 6 Salento & Cocora Valley

Day 7 - day 7 Fly to Bogota

Day 8 - day 8 Bogota

Day 9 - day 9 Fly to Quito

Day 10 - day 10 Quito

Day 11 - day 11 Quito to Santa Cruz Island

Day 12 - day 12 Mosquera Islet & North Seymour Island

Day 13 - day 13 Santa Fe Island & South Plaza Island

Day 14 - day 14 San Cristobal Island & Return to Quito

Day 15 - day 15 Fly to Lima

Day 16 - day 16 Lima

Day 17 - day 17 Lima

Day 18 - day 18 Amazon Jungle

Day 19 - day 19 Amazon Jungle

Day 20 - day 20 Cusco

Day 21 - day 21 The Sacred Valley

Day 22 - day 22 The Inca Trail or similar

Day 23 - day 23 The Inca Trail

Day 24 - day 24 The Inca Trail

Day 25 - day 25 Machu Picchu & Cusco

Day 26 - day 26 Cusco

Day 27 - day 27 Puno

Day 28 - day 28 Lake Titicaca Day Excursion

Day 29 - day 29 La Paz

Day 30 - day 30 La Paz

Day 31 - day 31 Flight to Uyuni

Day 32 - day 32 Salar de Uyuni (Salt Flats)

Day 33 - day 33 Laguna Colorada

Day 34 - day 34 San Pedro de Atacama

Day 35 - day 35 San Pedro de Atacama

Day 36 - day 36 Flight to Santiago

Day 37 - day 37 Santiago

Day 38 - day 38 Santiago

Day 39 - day 39 Punta Arenas

Day 40 - day 40 Punta Arenas & Penguin Excursion

Day 41 - day 41 Torres del Paine National Park

Day 42 - day 42 Torres del Paine National Park

Day 43 - day 43 Torres del Paine National Park

Day 44 - day 44 El Calafate

Day 45 - day 45 El Calafate & Perito Moreno Glacier Tour

Day 46 - day 46 El Chalten

Day 47 - day 47 El Chalten & Los Glaciares National Park

Day 48 - day 48 Flight to Buenos Aires

Day 49 - day 49 Buenos Aires

Day 50 - day 50 Buenos Aires

Day 51 - day 51 Buenos Aires

Day 52 - day 52 Flight to Foz do Iguacu

Day 53 - day 53 Foz do IguaÇu

Day 54 - day 54 Flight to Rio de Janeiro

Day 55 - day 55 Depart Rio de Janeiro

Included

€commodation: 38 night(s) in hotels, 1 night(s) in a guesthouse, 3 night(s) on boat , 2 night(s) in a jungle lodge, 3 night(s) in campsites on the Inca Trek, 4 night(s) in hostels, 3 night(s) campingMeals: 43 Breakfast(s), 2 Local Lunch(es), 1 Local Dinner(s), 16 Lunch(es), 15 Dinner(s), 4 Basic Breakfast(s), 4 Buffet Breakfast(s)Excursions: Guided Coffee Plantation Tour including entrance, Cocora Valley Tour with optional trek, Colonial City Tour plus visit to “The middle of the world” equator, Visit Charles Darwin Research Centre & Fausto Llerena Breeding Centre, Walk & snorkelling on Mosquera Islet & North Seymour Island, Deep-water snorkelling & walk on Santa Fe Island, Visit San Cristobal Giant Tortoise Breeding Centre, Two day excursion to the Amazon Jungle including guided walks, Guided Tour of The Sacred Valley with entrance, Inca Trail Trek, Entrance and guided tour of Machu Picchu, Guided Day Excursion of Lake Titicaca, Drive on the Salar de UyunÍ salt flats, Entry to Laguna Colorada National Park, Guided tour of the Valley of the Moon, Penguin excursion to Isla Magdelena, Torres Del Paine National Park Entrance & Guided Walks, Perito Moreno Glacier Tour Entrance & Guided Walks, Los Glaciares National Park Entrance & Guided Walks, Visit Iguazu Falls (Argentinian Side), Visit Iguazu Falls (Brazilian Side)Transport: Private Vehicle, flight(s), Public Bus, 4WD, Expedition cruise, Boat, Overland Truck, Foot

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
29/08/2019 23/10/2019 On Request £9876.75
12/09/2019 06/11/2019 On Request £9876.75
26/09/2019 20/11/2019 On Request £9876.75
10/10/2019 04/12/2019 7+ £9876.75
24/10/2019 18/12/2019 On Request £9876.75
05/12/2019 29/01/2020 7+ £10079.25
30/01/2020 25/03/2020 7+ £10274.25
13/02/2020 08/04/2020 7+ £10274.25
27/08/2020 21/10/2020 7+ £13439.00
10/09/2020 04/11/2020 7+ £13439.00
24/09/2020 18/11/2020 7+ £13439.00
08/10/2020 02/12/2020 7+ £13439.00
22/10/2020 16/12/2020 7+ £13439.00
05/11/2020 30/12/2020 7+ £13439.00
19/11/2020 13/01/2021 7+ £13439.00
03/12/2020 27/01/2021 7+ £14099.00
31/12/2020 24/02/2021 7+ £13699.00

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