Rio & Iguazu
Rio de Janeiro is a year-round destination, a melting pot of Brazilian culture and one of the world’s most desirable travel destinations.
Check into your hotel, the Fasano for a four-night stay, the property oceanfront in the stylish district of Ipanema, adjacent to Leblon. Freshen up, rest by the lounge bar perhaps, take a swim in the rooftop infinity pool, and gear up for further exploration of the city.
While in town, head out for a guided tour of the city, visit both Sugar Loaf Mountain and Corcovado with the Christ the Redeemer statue, and spend a day perhaps lounging or walking along Copacabana beach.
Next up, fly to the mighty Iguassu Falls, the widest falls in the world! Check into Das Cataratas, the only property located within the Iguassu National Park, and spend the afternoon appreciating the unrivalled location where after the park’s closing hour and before it opens again in the morning, the sounds, serenity, views and thunder of the falls are all yours!
On your last day in Brazil and while at the Falls, spend the entirety of it visiting the Argentine side of the Falls, head out on a boat trip and be prepared to get very wet(!), and if the opportunity allows, perhaps fly over the Falls in a helicopter!
You will love
- Time by the beach in Copacabana
- Christ the Redeemer statue visit
- Stay inside the national park in Iguazu
- Helicopter flight over the Falls
7 UNFORGETTABLE DAYS
This itinerary provides the perfect framework for a spectacular journey but it is an example only. All journeys will be individually designed and quoted on a case by case basis.
DAY 1 | RIO DE JANEIRO
Arrive to Rio de Janerio and check into your hotel. The remainder of the afternoon and evening is at leisure.
DAY 2 | RIO DE JANEIRO
Enjoy a morning half day tour exploring the highlights of Rio de Janeiro. The remainder of the day is at leisure and to ward off any jet lag.
DAY 3 | RIO DE JANEIRO
Meet your guide this morning and head out to visit both Sugar Loaf Mountain and Corcovado with the Christ the Redeemer statue.
DAY 4 | RIO DE JANEIRO
A full day has been left at leisure today to rest, people watch, enjoy the pool or time down on Copacabana beach.
DAY 5 | IGUAZU
Fly to Iguazu this morning. Clear immigration and arrive to your hotel around lunchtime. The remainder of the afternoon is at leisure and you can enjoy the pool.
DAY 6 | IGUAZU
Head out for a full day of touring at Iguazu – enjoy an Argentine Falls visit combined with a boat trip then a helicopter ride over the falls
DAY 7 | END OF ARRANGEMENTS
After breakfast, check out of your accommodation, transfer back to the airport and end of arrangements .
A handpicked selection
Fasano – Rio de Janeiro
Hotel Fasano Rio de Janeiro is located on the legendary Ipanema Beach, which offers a host of cultural and shopping options, along with the city’s best bars and restaurants. The hotel is steps away from Copacabana Beach and a short walk from Leblon. The Fasano puts you in the box seat to explore all that Rio offers. Read More
Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas – Iguazu
The only hotel located within the Iguaçu National Park, Belmond Hotel das Cataratas enjoys an unrivalled location just a short stroll from the sensational Falls themselves. A Portuguese colonial residence, this classic luxury hotel is redolent with the atmosphere of lazy days lounging on a veranda or beneath sub-tropical palms. Read More
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