Arrive at any time. Head to a "quiosque" along Copacabana beach with your fellow travellers. Get to know the group over some drinks then head out to experience Rio's famous nightlife. Enjoy your free time by taking an optional city tour or exploring the wonders that this city has to offer from the centrally located hostel in Copacabana.
In the morning, explore the favela with a local resident on a G Adventures-supported tour to watch a drumming demonstration, get a Capoeira lesson, and sample craft beers with a new perspective of the city. Enjoy a free afternoon to discover all that Rio has to offer.
Continue by van up the coast and take a ferry to Ilha Grande. Opt to hike the island's remote trails, pick up some snorkel gear or relax on the beach. Head south along the Atlantic coast to the port of Angra dos Reis, and onward by ferry to Ilha Grande, with 100s of beaches for you to choose from. Known for its beauty, the island is a little piece of paradise; hiking, diving, snorkeling, sipping a fresh coconut on the beach, the choice is yours.
Free time to hike and explore the island's beaches or take an optional boat tour.
Head to colonial Paraty, explore the cobblestone streets and opt to visit a cachaca distillery.
Free day in Paraty to explore.
Skip the bus ride and hop on a flight to Iguassu falls.
In the morning, visit the Argentine side of the falls, and opt to take a boat tour to see the cascading falls from below.
Enjoy free time today, opt to visit the Brazilian side of the falls and get an incredible panoramic view. Or, opt to take a helicopter ride over the falls, or visit a bird park. Later, hop on an overnight bus to Uruguay.
Dive into Uruguayan rural life known in the region as an estancia. Get dirty at a working ranch, enjoy a walk in the countryside, and indulge in local barbecues.
Free time to explore the area or help out on the estancia.
In Uruguay's capital, opt to visit the carnival museum and grab a snack at the local Port Market.
Free day in Montevideo, opt to explore the city, hop on a bike to explore the coast, or take a day-trip to glamorous Punta del Este.
Travel to the charming colonial city of Colonia Del Sacramento. Experience the relaxed, pleasant Uruguayan culture and stroll down its cobble-stoned streets on an orientation walk.
Cross the Rio Plata and explore the many attractions of Buenos Aires. Check out a football game, a tango show or the city's famous nightlife. Buenos Aires is full of life. Be sure to check out the districts of La Boca, Recoleta and San Telmo??or catch a tango show at one of the many famous tanguerias or tango houses. When you are done exploring, have a drink in one of the many sidewalk cafes and restaurants. Buenos Aires is also your chance to try the famous bife and parrilladas, so dig in and enjoy!
Enjoy a free day to explore the "Paris of the Americas," from the hidden patios of trendy Palermo to bohemian vibes in San Telmo this city has something for everyone.