Want to learn the scintillating samba—or the tantalising tango? Sip sweet caipirinhas—or dry Argentine wines? Sunbathe on famous beaches—or soak in the beauty of neoclassical architecture? This getaway just south of the usual visits two of South America’s most sizzling cities so you can do it all. With time in Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires, this sultry tour of South America combines the best of Brazil and Argentina, plus the opportunity to witness the thundering Iguassu Falls from the perspective of both countries. Guided sightseeing to the legendary sights is complemented by numerous opportunities to live like a local. This South America getaway includes an empanada cooking class, a private tango lesson, and a day on an authentic Argentine ranch where you can savour authentic cuisine, tap your foot to regional music, and even take the reins of a horse and channel your inner gaucho.
Looking for the perfect introduction to sensational South America? How about the “Meeting of the Waters” where the chocolate-coloured Rio Negro flows alongside the yellowish Rio Solimões without ever mixing. You’ll also meet monkeys, catch piranhas, and explore a native caboclo village when you begin your tour of South America with a Monograms vacation package to Brazil’s Amazon.
Small Group Discoveries
Each Globus South America tour is limited to an average of just 20 guests per departure. There’s always room to roam with extra space between you and other travellers—while still getting up close and personal to the experiences you’ve been dreaming of. Small Group Discoveries include all the features of a traditional Globus escorted holiday, complete with expert Tour Director, Driver, and Local Guides who ensure that your health and safety is our top priority. A Small Group Discovery holiday is the perfectly sized tour—without the crowds.