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Andes to Rio

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Andes to Rio - Tucan Travel
Andes to Rio - Tucan Travel
Starts
La Paz
Destinations
+8
Ends
Rio de Janeiro
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Highlights

  • Drive through the largest salt flat in the world
  • Experience the streets of Potosí, at 4,070 metres
  • Travel the most rugged roads in South America
  • See the blue rivers and cave lakes in Mato Grosso do Sul
  • Explore Rio de Janeiro, one of the most beautiful cities in the world
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Camping
Max Group Size
34
Transportation
Overland Truck
Travel style
Overland truck
Start in La Paz and end in Rio de Janeiro! With the overland truck tour Andes to Rio, you have a 28 day tour package taking you from La Paz to Rio de Janeiro and through La Paz, Bolivia and 9 other destinations in Latin America. Andes to Rio includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
  • Angel's review about another Tucan Travel tour
    4.0 - Good

    This is great tour if you have limited time - hits all the major sites and places. It is very well organised and our tour guide Heidi was outstanding. Some of the accommodation can be better (although well located) and (in general) the breakfasts are pretty... Read more

  • Fiona Rigney's review about another Tucan Travel tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    I got to see and do everything I wanted to do in a short space of time.

  • Review about another Tucan Travel tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    Got to see and do everything I wanted in a short space of time

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive La Paz
  2. Day 2-3: Uyuni
  3. Day 4: Potosí
  4. Day 5: Tupiza
  5. Day 6-7: Salta
  6. Day 8-10: Cafayate
  7. Day 11-12: Cordoba
  8. Day 13-16: Buenos Aires
  9. Day 17: Yapeyu
  10. Day 18: Puerto Iguazú
  11. Day 19-20: Foz do Iguaçu
  12. Day 21-22: Vila Velha
  13. Day 23: Bertioga
  14. Day 24-26: Parati
  15. Day 27: Rio de Janeiro
  16. Day 28: Depart Rio de Janeiro

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Additional Services

Videos

  • The Road to Rio Carnival Day 3
  • The Road to Rio Carnival Day 1
  • The Road to Rio Carnival Day 2
  • The Road to Rio Carnival Day 4
  • The Road to Rio Carnival Day 5
  • Main Page Video
  • Lake Titicaca
  • Main Page Video
The Road to Rio Carnival Day 3

Questions & Answers

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

  • What is the local payment?

    The price for Andes to Rio (from La Paz to Rio de Janeiro) consists of two parts, the tour price; which you pay before you depart and the local payment; which is paid upon arrival at the tour.

    The local payment goes towards group meals, some accomodations, local transport and other services and activities which are mentioned in the itinerary where only cash payment is possible.

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    Communication has been excellent. All queries have been answered promptly. Further information about the proposed tour has been readily available. I feel confident booking through TourRadar.

Availability

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Andes to Rio

STARTENDSEATS LEFT PRICE
  • Sunday
    Dec 2, 2018
    from La Paz
    28 Days
    Saturday
    Dec 29, 2018
    to Rio de Janeiro
    7 seats left
    USD $1,769
    + $680 Local Payment
  • Saturday
    Feb 2, 2019
    from La Paz
    28 Days
    Friday
    Mar 1, 2019
    to Rio de Janeiro
    7 seats left
    USD $1,769
    + $680 Local Payment

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

$b
Boliviano
Bolivia
Peso
Argentina
R$
Real
Brazil

Plugs & Adapters

Bolivia and BrazilBolivia, Argentina and BrazilArgentina

Visa

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.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Bolivia and Brazil. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Bolivia and Argentina. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Recommended for Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 10 days before travel.

Policies

Location
La Paz is the starting point and Rio de Janeiro is the endpoint.
Trusted
Your money is safe with TourRadar, as we only pay the tour operator after your tour has departed.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $140 to confirm this Tucan Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 16 January 2019 the full payment of $1,769 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1769 for Andes to Rio, but the deposit of $140 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Tucan Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Tucan Travel tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 5,030 km.
  • La Paz (Bolivia)
  • 429 km
  • Potosi (Bolivia)
  • 145 km
  • Uyuni (Bolivia)
  • 502 km
  • Salta (Argentina)
  • 1,024 km
  • San Ignacio (Argentina)
  • 212 km
  • Foz Do Iguacu (Brazil)
  • 926 km
  • Pantanal (Brazil)
  • 399 km
  • Bonito (Brazil)
  • 1,233 km
  • Paraty (Brazil)
  • 159 km
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

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