In Search of Iguassu–Buenos Aires to Rio

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starts on 23 Nov 2018
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5 reviews
Buenos Aires
Rio de Janeiro


  • Seek out a tango show in vibrant Buenos Aires
  • Stay at an Uruguayan ranch and experience rural life
  • See rainbows in the spray of the mighty Iguassu Falls
  • Fall in love with the colonial facades of waterfront Paraty
  • Explore the beaches and trails of beautiful Ilha Grande
  • Sample craft beer and take a Capoeira lesson in Rio
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Hostel, Hotel, Guesthouse, Sleeper Bus
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus, Boat, Local Transport, Plane, Ferry
Physical Rating
Travel style
Discovery, Adventure
Start in Buenos Aires and end in Rio de Janeiro! With the discovery tour In Search of Iguassu–Buenos Aires to Rio, you have a 17 day tour package taking you from Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro and through Buenos Aires, Argentina and 8 other destinations in Latin America. In Search of Iguassu–Buenos Aires to Rio is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • In Search of Iguassu–Buenos Aires to Rio reviewer 1
    Written on October 22, 2018
    3.5 - Good

    My recent tour with G starting in Buenos Aires, through to Uruguay and to Rio was amazing! It was a 18-39 and I really had the best group. Around half the group had already been on a previous tour together from Peru through to BA, but they were all... Read more

    G Adventures commented on this review
    Thanks for the detailed and honest review Emma. Our world deserves more you! We look forward to seeing you again soon.
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  • VE
    Written on September 30, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Fantastic tour! Enjoyed every minute of it.

    G Adventures commented on this review
    Amazing! Thanks for choosing to see the world with us.
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  • HC
    Written on June 3, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Amazing tour and guide.

    G Adventures commented on this review
    Such a beautiful part of our planet. Thanks for choosing to see and experience it with us!
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  • D
    Written on September 18, 2016
    5.0 - Excellent

    I did this tour in July 2016. It was absolutely fantastic. Had the best time. Surprised by how nice the accommodation was. Booked last minute and G Adventures were really good about organising everything. Guide was great, had good knowledge of the places we... Read more

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  • A
    Written on November 2, 2015
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was great fun for all our group, the guides were really nice, we all had a wonderful experience and enjoyed spending time together and discovering lots of new stuff.

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 Buenos Aires
  2. Day 2 Buenos Aires
  3. Day 3 Buenos Aires/Colonia
  4. Day 4 Colonia/Montevideo (1B)
  5. Day 5 Montevideo (1B)
  6. Day 6 Montevideo/Estancia Stay (1B, 1L, 1D)
  7. Day 7 Estancia Stay (1B, 1L, 1D)
  8. Day 8 Estancia Stay/Iguassu Falls (1B)
  9. Day 9 Iguassu Falls
  10. Day 10 Iguassu Falls (1B)
  11. Day 11 Foz do Iguaçu/Paraty
  12. Day 12 Paraty (1B)
  13. Day 13 Paraty/Ilha Grande (1B)
  14. Days 14-15 Ilha Grande
  15. Day 15 Ilha Grande/Rio de Janeiro
  16. Day 16 Rio de Janeiro
  17. Day 17 Rio de Janeiro (1B)

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Additional Services


Why Travel With G Adventures?

Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • What is the age range?

      This tour is part of G-Adventures’ 18-to-Thirtysomethings range, which is designed for younger travellers specifically between the ages of 18-39.

      If you're outside of the age range and like the look of this itinerary then why not check out G Adventures' 'Southern Highlights' tour, which follows a similar route and is open to all ages over 18.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! If you wish to arrange additional accommodation then please contact our customer support team once you have a confirmed booking.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date, and your specific accommodation details will be listed in your final tour documents. This is a list of accommodations that the operator will typically use on this tour:

      Milhouse Hipo (or similar)
      Hotel Esperanza & Artemisa Spa (or similar)
      Dazzler Hotel Montevideo (or similar)
      Estancia La Sirena (or similar)
      Hotel Cassino (or similar)
      Pousada Marendaz (or similar)
      Pousada Bugio (or similar)
      CabanaCopa Hostel (or similar)

      Hopefully, this list will give you a better idea of what kind of accommodation you can expect while on tour.

    Ask a question logo What are people saying about TourRadar?

    • Amanda15th May 2018
      Booking was really easy! The options were displayed clearly and I was able to filter. I especially liked that they recommended a travel insurer because I've never had to get travel insurance. No hassle experience and now I'm ready for my tour!



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    About the countries

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    Argentina and Uruguay

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    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Recommended for Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Recommended for Argentina and Uruguay. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Recommended for Argentina and Brazil. Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Uruguay. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Recommended for Brazil. Ideally 3 months before travel.


    Buenos Aires is the starting point and Rio de Janeiro is the endpoint.
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    TourRadar can request G Adventures to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this G Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 25 January 2019 the full payment of $2,384 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2384 for In Search of Iguassu–Buenos Aires to Rio, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable. But, the deposit is fully transferable to future bookings with G Adventures.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 2,556 km.
    • Buenos Aires (Argentina)
    • 55 km
    • Colonia del sacramento (Uruguay)
    • 158 km
    • Montevideo (Uruguay)
    • 423 km
    • Salto (Uruguay)
    • 727 km
    • Iguazu Falls (Argentina)
    • 835 km
    • Sao Paulo (Brazil)
    • 199 km
    • Paraty (Brazil)
    • 51 km
    • Ilha Grande (Brazil)
    • 108 km
    • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

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