Epic South America trip to Ecuador, Argentina & Brazil

Quito, Galapagos Islands, Guayaquil, Buenos Aires, Iguazu and Rio de Janeiro

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Galápagos Islands

Sea lions, Galápagos Islands

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Puerto Villamil, Galápagos Islands

Quito

Mercure Hotel, Alameda, Quito

Mercure Hotel, Alameda, Quito

Quito

Otavalo

Otavalo

Hotel El Indio Inn, Otavalo

Hotel El Indio Inn, Otavalo

Galápagos Islands

Sea Lions, Galápagos Islands

Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz, Galápagos Islands

Galápagos Islands

Albatross Hotel, Santa Cruz

Albatross Hotel, Santa Cruz

Galápagos Islands

Guayaquil

Santa Ana Hill, Guayaquil

Unipark Hotel, Guayaquil

Unipark Hotel, Guayaquil

President Sarmiento Frigate, Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Merit San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Merit San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Merit Hotel Iguazu, Misiónes, Argentina

Merit Hotel Iguazu, Misiónes, Argentina

Iguazú Falls

Iguazú Falls

Christ the Redeemer, Brazil

Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Sizzling South American cities, the Galapagos Islands and more

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Up to -39% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with three nights in a Superior Queen room at Mercure Hotel Alameda Quito, Ecuador.

Then, you'll spend two nights in a Double room at Hotel El Indio Inn, Otavalo, Ecuador.

Next, you'll spend four nights in a Single room at Albatross Hotel, Santa Cruz, Ecuador.

Then, you'll spend one night in a Standard room at Unipark Hotel, Guayaquil, Ecuador.

Next, you'll spend three nights in a Standard room at Merit San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Then, you'll spend three nights in a Standard Double room at Merit Hotel Iguazu, Misiónes, Argentina.

Finally, you'll spend three nights in a Superior Queen room at Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Breakfast is included throughout.

Please note that if the advertised hotel is unavailable for your selected dates, it will be swapped with one of similar standards. Please visit our supplier Exoticca's website for more information.

This offer also includes a range of tours and excursions with an English-speaking guide as per the itinerary:

- a sightseeing tour of Quito, including a visit to a traditional market

- a visit to the lava tubes in Santa Cruz

- a city tour of Buenos Aires

- a visit to the Argentinian side of the Iguazu Falls

- a visit to the Brazilian side of the Iguazu Falls

- a city tour of Rio de Janeiro, including a visit to the Christ the Redeemer statue

- a visit to the Corcovado Mountain

- a visit to Maracanã and to the Sambódromo,

A number of optional excursions and travel insurance can purchased for additional costs. These can be arranged directly with our supplier, Exoticca, after booking and must be selected before final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's own website.

Please not if your return flight departs early in the morning, breakfast will not be included.

Flights are included from your selected departure airport to Quito, Ecuador, returning from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One piece of hand luggage and one piece of hold luggage per person are included, as per the airline's terms and conditions.

Shared air-conditioned transfers and domestic flights (Quito - Galapagos, Galapagos - Guayaquil, Guayaquil - Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires - Iguazu, Iguazu - Rio de Janeiro) are also included.

Please note a Galapagos transit control card (TCC) is mandatory and is checked at the airport in both Quito and Guayaquil before travel to the Galapagos Islands. This will cost US$20 per person (subject to change) as a cash payment. At the airport, Galapagos passengers must present their TCC with their passport and pay the entrance fee to the Galapagos National Park, around US$100 per person.

You will also be kindly asked to contribute $6 per person to the community of La Selva on day five.

If your outbound flight leaves at dawn (before 04: 00) you will need to arrive at the airport the night before the selected departure day.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation.

We strongly recommend consulting your GP regarding the possible side effects of altitude sickness before you travel.

Vaccinations against yellow fever may be necessary, especially for visits to Iguazu Falls and Rio de Janeiro city. Yellow fever vaccine is not suitable for some people. Please consult a health care provider.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 43% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate.

The discount stated above was checked on 05/08/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

This holiday is supplied by Exoticca and is ATOL protected (11248).

Explore three stunning South American countries with this epic trip between Ecuador, Argentina and Brazil - including breakfast, flights and all travel throughout

Mercure Hotel Alameda Quito (three nights)

This TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence holder is located in the city's Mariscal Sucre district, just a short distance from the city's bustling Artisan Market.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, fitness centre, bar, restaurant, shuttle service, room service

Hotel El Indio Inn, Otavalo (two nights)

This TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence holder sits in a popular spot in Otavalo and features a shared lounge with a games room, as well as spa and wellness services.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, bar, restaurant, room service, sauna

Albatross, Santa Cruz (four nights)

This hotel stands out for its 450 yards of private seafront, with two swimming pools at sea level and one heated pool to boot.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, three swimming pools, tennis, restaurant, pool bar, 24-hour reception

Unipark Hotel, Guayaquil (one night)

This TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence holder is situated within the Unicentro Shopping Mall, affording it a conveniently central location.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, fitness centre, air conditioning, cafe, bar, deli, hydromassage pool, sauna, 24-hour reception, 24-hour reception, room service

Merit San Telmo, Buenos Aires (three nights)

This centrally located hotel sits in the city's charming San Telmo neighbourhood, just 650 yards from Plaza de Mayo and within walking distance of the Obelisk.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, air conditioning, snack bar, 24-hour reception, business centre, room service 


Merit Iguazú Hotel (three nights)

This modern hotel offer air-conditioned rooms and comes complete with an outdoor swimming pool, surrounded by loungers.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, outdoor pool, pool bar, 24-hour reception

Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel, Rio de Janeiro (three nights)

This TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence holder is located just a short walk from the famous Copacabana Beach and offers elegant, modern rooms with air conditioning.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, restaurant, bar, 24-hour reception, room service

Deluxe option hotels:

Days 1-3: Dann Carlton Quito
Days 4-5: Hacienda Pinsaqui, Otavalo
Days 6-9: Ikala Galapagos, Santa Cruz
Day 10: Wyndham Guayaquil
Days 11-13: Novotel Buenos Aires
Days 14-16: Amerian Portal del Iguazú
Days 17-19: Arena Leme, Rio de Janeiro

Good to know

Depending on the areas that you plan to visit, vaccinations against yellow fever may be necessary, especially for visits to Iguazu Falls and Rio de Janeiro city. Yellow fever vaccine is not suitable for some people; please talk with a health care provider.

For more information about this offer, or to make a booking by phone, please call 0203 695 967.
Mercure Alameda, Vicente Ramón Roca E4-122, Quito 170526, Ecuador (your first destination; Deluxe option)

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Flights are included from Birmingham, Bristol, Dublin, London Heathrow, Manchester and Newcastle, to Quito, Ecuador, returning from  Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Exoticca operates flights with all airlines, though the most common for this route include KLM and Air France. Please note all airlines are subject to change.

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email from the tour operator, Exoticca. This includes departure times, as well as flight numbers.

Please note that your outbound and inbound flight may be indirect and include a stopover. Your flights may also be overnight, so please bare this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.

If you need any further information about flights before booking, please call Exoticca on 0203 695 9677 or contact via sales@exoticca.com.

Please check the luggage rules in the booking confirmation. More information can be found on the airline's website. Please note that the prices of the tour operator are daily adjusted according to the exchange rate and may vary from the stated price.

At the time of booking, Exoticca will book the best available airfare for the selected date.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Exoticca, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be advised it is your responsibility to check any passport, visa, health and immigration requirements, including any countries you have a connection in. For flights via the US or Canada, you must apply for an ESTA or eTA visa before travel.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice.

The flights inclusive offer shown on this page is ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Secret Escapes is acting as an agent for Exoticca with ATOL number 11248 and your contract is with that company. Exoticca booking conditions are available from http://www.exoticca.com

For comprehensive travel, visa and health advice, please visit FCO Travel Advice

We source flights from all major scheduled and low cost airlines to offer you a full choice of airlines, departure airports and flight times.

You can choose to add a flight to this hotel. Just select the dates you want to book your stay from the calendar and choose ‘Hotel + Flights’

On the next page you can choose the departure airport, time and airline and price that is convenient to you

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If you need any support booking this holiday, please contact 0207 887 2772 (Mon - Sun 8am to 8pm)

If you wish to make a flight only booking, or add a flight to an existing hotel booking with us, call our reservations team on 0343 227 0007 (Mon-Fri 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sun closed)

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