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After a busy day, comfort is key.
Save the commuting time, beat the morning crowds and keep right on exploring after dark when your hotel is in the heart of the city.
Delicious, authentic, multi-course dinners at local restaurants with meal times tailored to maximize your experience.
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Never wait hours at the airport to share a transfer with other later groups.
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Travel to Los Cardales for a tour of the Estancia Santa Susana. Covering 3,000 acres, this gaucho ranch is dedicated to agriculture. After a traditional criollas meal, you will enjoy a folklore show, a visit to the museum and a chance to ride horseback, just like a gaucho (cowboy), through this impressive landscape.
Rhythmic and passionate, the Argentine tango has been an evolving and important form of artistic expression in Argentina and Uruguay since the 1880s. A hub for this expressive style of dance, Buenos Aires is the perfect place to embrace and master the tango yourself. Learn how the poetic music and movements of the dance tell the stories and history of the Argentine people as an expert instructs you in the basic steps, turns, and most importantly, the walk. After you dance the afternoon away, enjoy watching a professional tango show at El Viejo Almacen.
Horseback Ride, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Río Frío Boat Trip, Cultural Exchange with Local Students, Manuel Antonio National Park, Community Service Project in Sarapiquí, Monteverde Canopy Tour and Hanging Bridges, Jauri Tropical Farm, Sarapiquí Homestay, Costa Rican Cooking Lesson, Arenal Volcano
This itinerary is the starting point for your tour, but it’s not set in stone. If there are days you would like to change, or specific places you’d like to go, we can work with you to create a personalized program that fits the needs of you and your students.
Depart from the USA.
Welcome to Buenos Aires! After free time to unpack, explore this cosmopolitan capital city.
A morning sightseeing tour introduces you to this European-influenced city known as the Paris of South America. A local guide will show you the Plaza de Mayo, the Metropolitan Cathedral, Congress Hall and the fashionable Recoleta area. The rest of the day is free for you to explore.
Today you will travel to Los Cardales for a tour of the
Estancia Santa Susana. Covering 3,000 acres, this gaucho ranch is dedicated to agriculture. After a traditional criollas meal, you will enjoy a folklore show, a visit to the museum and the chance to take a horseback ride through this impressive landscape. Return to Buenos Aires this evening.
This morning fly to Puerto Iguazú to visit the Iguazú National Park and some of the world's most magnificent waterfalls. In the afternoon see Iguazú Falls, set in a subtropical rain forest with more than 2,000 plant species and more than 400 species of birds.
Today embark on an excursion by train to visit the most impressive of the falls, known as Devil's Throat, or Garganta del Diablo. Forming a semicircle of 14 falls, the water cascades 350 feet from the top of the falls with such force that a permanent 100-foot cloud of spray is created overhead.
Return by plane to Buenos Aires. Enjoy free time to browse the city's stores and open-air markets for excellent deals in leather, suede, wool knits, jewelry and antiques.
Enjoy a walking tour of Buenos Aires' Palermo neighborhood this morning. Contributing to the city's reputation as the Paris of South America, this is one of the largest and most pleasant barrios, with nearly 350 acres of cultivated green spaces designed by French landscape architect Charles Thays in 1874. In the afternoon learn about an important part of the Argentinean culture with
tango lessons, followed by a special dinner and tango show at El Viejo Almacen.
Today you will enjoy a full-day excursion to the Tigre area. The highlight of the day is a boat ride along the innumerable channels of the Paraná Delta to visit one of the hundreds of beautiful islands. After an included lunch there will be time to relax before transferring to your overnight flight for the USA.
Arrive in the USA.
Most Enhanced health coverage, program interruption, baggage delay/loss and travel delay protection while on tour. Plus, enhanced medical/job loss cancellation refund policy
Rate $300Add to Tour
Enhanced health coverage, program interruption, baggage delay/loss and travel delay protection while on tour. Plus, enhanced medical/job loss cancellation refund policy
Rate $250Add to Tour