South America trip with Machu Picchu & Iguazú Falls

Lima, Cusco, Santiago, Mendoza, Buenos Aires, Rio & more

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The perfect package with flights included

Iguazú Falls, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Lima, Peru

Arawi Miraflores Express, Lima

Lima, Peru

Machu Picchu

La Hacienda del Valle, Sacred Valley

Machu Pichu

Cusco, Peru

Inkarri Cusco

Cusco, Peru

Santiago, Chile

Director Hotel Vitacura, Santiago de Chile, Chile

Santiago, Chile

Mendoza, Argentina

Amerian Executive Mendoza Hotel, Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

ibis Buenos Aires Obelisco Hotel, Argentina

Iguazú Falls

Mérit Iguazú Hotel, Iguazú Falls, Argentina

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

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Hit up four unforgettable South American cities on one epic trip, stopping at Machu Picchu, the Andes, Iguazú Falls and much, much more - includes breakfast, excursions, all travel and luxury hotel options

Day 1: UK – Lima

Board a flight to the capital of Peru. On arrival, check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day exploring.

Day 2: Lima


Start today with a tour of Lima. Start in the Miraflores and San Isidro districts, before seeing the historic centre.

Day 3: Lima – Cusco – Sacred Valley (Urubamba)

Fly to Cusco today and transfer to the Sacred Valley. Stop off at Awana Kancha on the way, to admire vibrant handmade textiles and the beautiful views.

Day 4: Sacred Valley – Machu Picchu – Sacred Valley


Head to the iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site of Machu Picchu, one of the true wonders of the world. Spend time discovering the ruins and enjoy a tour of the site's different sections.

Day 5: Sacred Valley – Cusco

Set off towards Cusco this morning. There's an optional Sacred Valley excursion on the way (£77 per person).

Day 6: Cusco

Enjoy a day at leisure in historic Cusco. For something more in-depth, go on a half-day city tour (£32 per person).

Day 7: Cusco - Lima

Transfer to the airport for a flight to Lima this morning, spending the night.

Day 8: Lima - Santiago

Fly south to Chile and start exploring Santiago.

Day 9: Santiago


Spend the morning touring the city, exploring various charming neighbourhoods and historic sights.

Day 10: Santiago

Enjoy a day at leisure exploring the city - why not spend some time admiring the collections of Pre-Colombian art.

Day 11: Santiago - Mendoza

Fly to the leafy Andes foothills to Mendoza, famous for its wine and a paradise for foodies.

Day 12: Mendoza

Get to know the sights on a city tour of the old and new sides of the city. There’s a lot to see here, from Jesuit ruins to quaint plazas.

Day 13: Mendoza

Spend today exploring at your own pace or take an optional excursion to Villavicencio Nature Reserve by 4x4 (£38 per person) or some of Mendoza’s vineyards and wineries (£153 per person).

Day 14: Mendoza - Buenos Aires


Transfer to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires, Argentina’s cosmopolitan capital.

Day 15: Buenos Aires

Take a guided tour of the city, visiting its most emblematic sites, monuments and fascinating barrios - from La Boca and La Recoleta to San Telmo, finishing up in Palermo.

Day 16: Buenos Aires

Spend the day at leisure, with an optional excursion to an Argentinian tango show with dinner (£64 per person).

Day 17: Buenos Aires - Iguazú

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Iguazú, then spend the day at leisure.

Day 18: Iguazú

Visit the Argentine side of Iguazú Falls by taking the train to 'Devil's Throat'. Enjoy panoramic views and hear the roar of the water. Opt to take the 'Iguazú Great Adventure' excursion instead (£66 per person).

Day 19: Iguazú

Visit the Brazilian side of Iguazú Falls - one of the world's Seven Natural Wonders.

Day 20: Iguazú - Rio de Janeiro

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil’s vibrant second city.

Day 21: Rio de Janeiro

Take a city tour of Rio, including Christ the Redeemer and the famous Corcovado Mountain (one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World).

Day 22: Rio de Janeiro

Enjoy a day leisure in Rio de Janeiro, with an optional excursion to Sugar Loaf Mountain (£49 per person).

Day 23: Rio de Janeiro - UK

Transfer to the airport for your overnight flight home.

Day 24: UK


Arrive back in the UK.

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