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DAYS:
16
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$884 +
KITTY FROM (USD):
710 USD
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ACCOMMODATION:
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Andes & Amazon between Rio de Janeiro and Iguaçu Falls

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16 days between Rio De Janeiro and Foz do Iguaçu

Overlanding is the best way to see South America by far! Dragoman have been leading the way in South American overland expeditions since 1990, so take advantage of our years of experience and come with us as we include all the must-see attractions as well as heading to some unique hidden gems, well away from the usual tourist trail. This incredible trip starts in the iconic Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, home to the famous Christ the Redeemer statue. Our journey begins by heading down the coast and to the atmospheric colonial town of Paraty, famed for its magical tropical islands and world-class diving. We'll then head inland to our amazing package of activities in the wildlife-packed wetlands of the southern Pantanal, before we continue on to the eco-tourism and outdoor activity capital of Brazil - the wonderful town of Bonito. Here we have the chance to take many optional activities such as snorkelling through the crystal-clear waters of the surrounding rivers. Finally we head south to one of South America's most impressive highlights - the mighty Iguazu Falls - and you'll get to see these colossal waterfalls from both sides of the border. This is a fantastic holiday-length adventure including the carnival and some amazing exploration of southern Brazil - join us on this truly unforgettable Brazilian trip!

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An incredible view over Rio de Janeiro from a scenic flight around the city
Rio de Janeiro

Border information: if you are joining in Rio de Janeiro, you will most likely enter Brazil at Rio de Janeiro Galeão International Airport (IATA code: RIO/GIG)

Welcome to the iconic Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro! There will be an important group meeting at 6:00pm at the joining hotel - please look out at the hotel reception for a note from your leader with more details about this important meeting.

Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Rio de Janeiro before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Rio de Janeiro.

In Rio de Janeiro we will stay in a great hotel in the Flamengo district, close to the beach and the metro station.

Activities Description Approx. Cost
Optional

Make a pilgrimage to the iconic Maracanã stadium, the heart of Brazilian football, and take a guided tour from one of the enthusiastic staff

BRL 20
Optional

Get some of the most phenomenal views of Rio de Janeiro by taking a cable car up the Pão de Açúcar (Sugarloaf Mountain)

BRL 76
Optional

Visit the amazing statue of Christ the Redeemer on the top of the Corcovado mountain, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World and a world-famous icon of Brazil - taking in the breathaking views of Rio de Janeiro and the bay below

BRL 62
Optional

Find out all about Brazil's fascinating history by visiting the National Historical Museum in the centre of Rio de Janeiro

BRL 6
Optional

Visit the Museu da República, and learn all about the turbulent recent history of Brazil and the story of the creation of the republic in 1889

BRL 6
Optional

Visit Rio de Janeiro's Modern Art Museum, showcasing some incredible local and international art exhibitions, and an incredible building in its own right

BRL 12
Optional

Explore the magnificent Botanical Gardens of Rio de Janeiro, with over 54 hectares and 6500 species of plants and flowers

BRL 8
Optional

Relax and explore the world famous beaches of Rio de Janeiro, including Ipanema, Arpoador, and of course Copacabana

Free
Optional

Visit the iconic Escadaria Selaron, a colourful tiled staircase lovingly created by local resident Jorge Selaron

Free
Optional

Explore the stunning natural Atlanic rainforest of Tijuca, the largest urban forest in the world

Free
Optional

Take a brilliant free walking tour with an expert local guide around Lapa and Central Rio de Janeiro (or Copacabana and Ipanema on certain days)

Free
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11 Sep
2017
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26 Sep
2017
16 Days

Rio De Janeiro to Foz do Iguaçu
Price (USD)  Kitty (USD)        Approx. (USD)
$884 + $710 = $1,594
Was $1040.00 - Save $156
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16 Nov
2018
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1 Dec
2018
16 Days

Rio De Janeiro to Foz do Iguaçu
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$1,050 + $720 = $1,770
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6 Mar
2019
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21 Mar
2019
16 Days

Rio De Janeiro to Foz do Iguaçu
Price (USD)  Kitty (USD)        Approx. (USD)
$1,110 + $720 = $1,830
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3 May
2019
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18 May
2019
16 Days

Rio De Janeiro to Foz do Iguaçu
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$1,070 + $720 = $1,790
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