Buenos Aires to Rio

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4 Based on 3 Reviews
  • duration 13 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-22240
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Ends Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Discover unspoilt natural beauty between these vibrant iconic Latin American cities
  • Explore the colonial town of Paraty and unwind on Ilha Grande
  • Feel the spray in your face from the mighty Iguazu Falls
Start in Buenos Aires and end in Rio de Janeiro, the tour "Buenos Aires To Rio" is a guided active and outdoor tour that takes 13 days. You will be traveling through Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Iguazu Falls and 4 other destinations in Brazil and Argentina. "Buenos Aires To Rio" is a small group tour which includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others. Please see the package includes section for further details.

Connecting two of South America's most captivating cities, this trip takes us from the tango-filled streets of Buenos Aires to the samba rhythms in Rio de Janeiro. Along the way, visit the idyllic island of Ilha Grande, and atmospheric Paraty, as well as taking in the spray at the impressive Iguazu Falls.

Buenos Aires and Rio - From the most elegant to one of the most vibrant cities in the world, watch tango and marvel at the views from the top of Christ the Redeemer

Iguazu Falls - View these mighty waterfalls from both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides

Ilha Grande - Discover this car-less island, a haven of beaches and verdant forest
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  • Day 1 : Join trip in Buenos Aires
  • Day 2 : In Buenos Aires; walking tour of the Argentinian capital
  • Day 3 : Free Day; options include the Recoleta Cemetery
  • Day 4 : Morning free to explore Buenos Aires, flight to Iguazu
  • Day 5 : View Iguazu Falls from the Argentinian side; cross over to Brazil
  • Day 6 : Optional visit to the Brazilian side of the falls
  • Day 7 : Fly to Sao Paulo, drive to Paraty
  • Day 8 : Discover the pretty town of Paraty
  • Day 9 : Drive and ferry to Ilha Grande
  • Day 10 : Taxi boat and walk to the paradise beach of Lopes Mendes
  • Day 11 : Travel to Rio de Janeiro
  • Day 12 : Visit Santa Teresa and Corcovado, for Christ the Redeemer
  • Day 13 : Tour ends in Rio
  • 12 Breakfasts
  • Ker San Telmo (3 nights)
  • La Cantera hotel (1 night)
  • Taroba Express Hotel (2 nights)
  • Pousada do Principe (2 nights)
  • Recreio da Praia (2 nights)
  • Hotel Copa Sul (2 nights)
  • Driver(s)
  • Bus
  • Ferry
  • Flight
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Boat Crew
  • Local Guide(s)
  • Any international flights to Buenos Aires and from Rio de Janeiro are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Buenos Aires to Rio tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
4 - Very Good
Based on 3 reviews
  • Timothy
  • On Dec 07 2019
4 - Very Good
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  • Samia
  • On Dec 06 2019
4 - Very Good
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  • Trevor
  • On Dec 04 2019
5 - Excellent
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Buenos Aires to Rio tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 21 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 21 September 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Buenos Aires to Rio tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Buenos Aires to Rio tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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