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16 days / 15 nights

  • Bogotá
  • Cartagena
  • Rio
  • Buzios
  • Buenos Aires
  • Punta del Este

Day 1

ARRIVAL IN BOGOTÁ

DAY: ARRIVAL IN BOGOTÁ: Arrival in Bogota, welcome by our bilingual travel guide and transfer to a beautiful deluxe hotel of your choice.

NIGHT: SALSA NIGHT: An unforgettable rumba night after learning the basic steps of Salsa. The evening will begin with a dance lesson from an expert instructor who will teach you how to dance salsa, the world famous Latin dance. Next you will be taken to a spectacular salsa nightclub, where you can enjoy the cheerful and lively atmosphere. Also, you will enjoy watching the salsa experts and their magnificent dancing.

Day 2

BOGOTÁ / CARTAGENA

Transfer to Airport in order to take the Flight to: CARTAGENA: Arrival to Cartagena.

Reception and transfer to the best hotel in Cartagena, Hotel Santa Clara, an ancient monastery located in the heart of the city, Cartagena's old town. 2 nights including breakfast. The rest of the day is at your own disposal, but we suggest to make a guided city tour (not included in the price). You will never forget this wonderful destination.

www.sofitel.com

Day 3

CARTAGENA

Day at leisure to enjoy the City's fabulous Beaches.

Day 4

CARTAGENA – ISLA DE MAJAGUA

After breakfast, transfer by bus/car and speed-boat to the private island of "Majagua", part of the "Rosario" archipelago. 1 night's lodging in comfortable "cabañas" (bungalows) or hotel rooms including continental breakfast. The rest of the day and the following morning are free for the visitor to relax and enjoy the beauty and calm of this island.

www.hotelmajagua.com

Day 5

ISLA DE MAJAGUA – CARTAGENA

Around midday, return by boat and bus/car to the Hotel Sofitel Santa Clara for another night including breakfast. The rest of the day is at the disposal of the visitor, although we would thoroughly recommend a walk through the cobbled streets of old Cartagena, to have a drink in the unique colonial atmosphere of the town, with its grand churches, squares, and colorful houses where flowering plants like bougainvillea trail from first floor balconies.

Day 6

CARTAGENA /BOGOTA

Guided transfer from hotel to the airport. Night in Bogota.

Day 7

BOGOTA/ RIO

Welcome to Rio de Janeiro. After arrival you will be escorted to the Hotel. Day at leisure to go to the Beach.

Day 8

RIO DE JANEIRO

In the Morning the guide will pick you up to your City Tour. Sugar Loaf H/D Drive to "Praia Vermelha" (Red beach), to take the two stage cable car up to the top of the Sugar Loaf (270m). The Sugar Loaf stands at the entrance to Rio's harbor and Guanabara Bay. The unique design of the Italian made cable car holds 75 passengers and the first stage takes 3 minutes and the second 6. The first stage is Morro da Urca with 170m, an amphitheater, bar and helicopter point. The second stage goes to the top of the Sugar Loaf itself. The Portuguese first entering the bay of Rio in 1500 saw the mountain and called it thus for its resemblance to the loaves of sugar widely used at that time. From the top of the 2 mountains it opens a unique panorama, embracing a view of 360◦, the mountains of the backdrop of the bay, the city and the statue of Christ the Redeemer and the crescent of Copacabana beach. Rio by night/Samba Show with dinner.

Enjoy a nice dinner in one of the best barbecue restaurant, where you can try all different cuts of meat as well as a delicious salad buffet. After dinner, have fun and enjoy a great samba show where "mulatas" exhibit the intricate steps of local dances and "batuqueiros" produce a delirium beat from exotic percussion instruments the world most famous mark of samba rhythm.

Day 9

RIO /BUZIOS

In the morning your guide will pick you up and you will be escorted to your hotel in buzios. The most visited destination in the Lake Region is Buzios, located in the North Coast of the state of Rio de Janeiro.

After arrival at the airport you will be escorted to your beach hotel. In the afternoon there is an orientation tour to acquaint the charm of the small village. Pedra da Laguna (Standard Room).

Day 10 & Day 11

BUZIOS

Spend the next two days enjoying your hotel and the nearby beaches or a boating expedition. The hotel is within easy reach of town and the 26 beaches dotted all around the peninsula, these are best accessed by beach buggy, the vehicle of choice in Buzios! Pedra da Laguna (Standard Room).

Day 12

BUZIOS – RIO (B)

Transfer to Rio. Accommodation at your Hotel. Rest of Day at Leisure.

 

Day 13

RIO / BUENOS AIRES

AM: Transfer out - hotel / GIG International airport for flight to EZE Buenos Aires. Arrival in Buenos Aires. Private transfer to the hotel.

PM: The afternoon is at leisure for you to rest, relax and enjoy the city. A visit to our emblematic "Café Tortoni" is a must!!

EVENING: Dinner and tango show at Rojo Tango - Rojo Tango is located inside your hotel. The 'Rojo Tango Dinner and Show' is a full evening of entertainment that includes a mouth-watering 3-course gourmet dinner and a professional tango show of music and dance. The show itself is an intimate VIP showroom that's lavishly furnished in red curtains, red carpets and red chairs, which all play to the ambiance of the place, to enhance the feeling of romance and melodrama. It also gives this enclave of moody jazz and sultry tango a more exclusive feel. The entertaining show promises "love, passion, madness and glamour" all expressed through the beauty and history of tango. Rojo Tango is not your traditional tango show, but characterised by a modern twist, with small orchestra, singers, and dancers not afraid to put their own spin on the genre. The food here is excellent and includes a choice of appetisers, entrée, desserts, coffee, Terrazas Reserva wine and soft drinks.

Overnight at the Faena + Universe in Buenos Aires. Deluxe Room with Breakfast.

Day 14

PUNTA DEL ESTE (URUGUAY)

AM: A morning transfer to the port to get the hydrofoil across to Punta del Este in Uruguay. Upon arrival in Punta del Este you'll be met and transferred to your hotel.

PM: The afternoon is at leisure for you to rest, relax and enjoy the beach.

EVENING: This evening can be spent enjoying the resorts own casino, the largest Las Vegas style casino in Uruguay. This massive gambling center offers 640 gaming machines and 74 tables to choose from.

Overnight at the Conrad Resort & Casino in Punta del Este. Deluxe Room with Ocean View with Breakfast.

Day 15

PUNTA DEL ESTE

AM & PM: Today is at leisure for you to rest, relax and enjoy the fabulous local beaches. (IN Winter: Optional Tour to CasaPueblo).

EVENING: This evening can be spent enjoying the resorts own casino, the largest Las Vegas style casino in Uruguay. This massive gambling center offers 640 gaming machines and 74 tables to choose from.

Overnight at the Conrad Resort & Casino in Punta del Este. Deluxe Room with Ocean View with Breakfast.

Day 16

PUNTA DEL ESTE / BUENOS AIRES

AM: The morning is at your leisure to relax and enjoy Punta del Este.

PM: In the afternoon you will be met and transferred to the port for hydrofoil to Buenos Aires.

Upon arrival in Buenos Aires you'll be met and transferred to EZE International Airport for flight home.

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