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Southern Cross

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Days
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Our saving
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Cost/day $47
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Southern Cross - Tucan Travel
Southern Cross - Tucan Travel
Starts
Lima
Destinations
+17
Ends
Rio de Janeiro
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Highlights

  • Stay with a local family on Lake Titicaca
  • Relax on the beach in Puerto Inca
  • Enjoy the town of Arequipa
  • Get a taste of cowboy culture from Cordoba
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Home-stay, Camping
Max Group Size
34
Transportation
Overland Truck
Start in Lima and end in Rio de Janeiro! With the overland truck tour Southern Cross, you have a 49 day tour package taking you from Lima to Rio de Janeiro and through Lima, Peru and 17 other destinations in Latin America. Southern Cross includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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Itinerary

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  • Introduction
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  • Day 1: Arrive Lima
  • Day 2: Huacachina
  • Day 3: Nazca
  • Day 4: Puerto Inca
  • Day 5-7: Arequipa & Optional Colca Canyon
  • Day 8-16: Cusco
  • Day 17: Puno
  • Day 18: Lake Titicaca
  • Day 19: Puno
  • Day 20-22: La Paz
  • Day 23-24: Uyuni
  • Day 25: Potosí
  • Day 26: Tupiza
  • Day 27-28: Salta
  • Day 29-31: Cafayate
  • Day 32-33: Cordoba
  • Day 34-37: Buenos Aires
  • Day 38: En route
  • Day 39: Puerto Iguazú
  • Day 40-41: Foz do Iguaçu
  • Day 42: En route
  • Day 43-44: Bonito
  • Day 45: En route
  • Day 46-47: Parati
  • Day 48: Rio de Janeiro
  • Day 49: Depart Rio de Janeiro

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

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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
  • Cusco, Lima
The Road to Rio Carnival Day 3

Questions & Answers

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

  • April 23, 2015

    What is the local payment?

    The price for Southern Cross 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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      TourRadar was very prompt and helpful in providing the information that we requested. We were very pleased with their service and decided straight away to make the booking.

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      Nov 11, 2017
      from Lima
      Friday
      Dec 29, 2017
      in Rio de Janeiro
      Our saving
      $474
      Price
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      USD $2,295
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    • Saturday
      Dec 23, 2017
      from Lima
      Friday
      Feb 9, 2018
      in Rio de Janeiro
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      Feb 23, 2018
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      Apr 12, 2018
      in Rio de Janeiro
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    • Saturday
      Apr 21, 2018
      from Lima
      Friday
      Jun 8, 2018
      in Rio de Janeiro
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    • Friday
      Jun 1, 2018
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      Thursday
      Jul 19, 2018
      in Rio de Janeiro
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      Price
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    • Friday
      Aug 3, 2018
      from Lima
      Thursday
      Sep 20, 2018
      in Rio de Janeiro
      Our saving
      $474
      Price
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    • Friday
      Sep 28, 2018
      from Lima
      Thursday
      Nov 15, 2018
      in Rio de Janeiro
      Our saving
      $474
      Price
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    • Sunday
      Nov 11, 2018
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      Saturday
      Dec 29, 2018
      in Rio de Janeiro
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    About the countries

    Useful things to know before you go

    Currencies

    S/.
    Sol
    Peru
    $b
    Boliviano
    Bolivia
    Peso
    Argentina
    R$
    Real
    Brazil

    Plugs & Adapters

    Peru, Bolivia and BrazilPeru, Bolivia, 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 Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for Peru, Bolivia and Brazil. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Rabies
    Recommended for Peru, Bolivia and Argentina. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Recommended for Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Ideally 10 days before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Lima is the starting point and Rio de Janeiro is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Tucan Travel to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm this Tucan Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 December 2017 the full payment of $2,295 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 $2295 for Southern Cross, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for Tucan Travel tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 6,784 km.
    • Lima (Peru)
    • 226 km
    • Reserva Nacional De Paracas (Peru)
    • 174 km
    • Nazca (Peru)
    • 130 km
    • Puerto Inca (Peru)
    • 303 km
    • Arequipa (Peru)
    • 325 km
    • Cuzco (Peru)
    • 109 km
    • Inca Trail (Peru)
    • 109 km
    • Cuzco (Peru)
    • 333 km
    • Puno (Peru)
    • 213 km
    • La Paz (Bolivia)
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