South American Tapestry
Oct. 22-Nov. 6, 2022
Travel provider: Odysseys
Weaving together such diverse elements as the Andes, a Lake District crossing, and wondrous Iguazu Falls with the urban appeal of Santiago, Buenos Aires, and Rio, this engaging 18-day small group tour renders our South American neighbors in all their beauty and vitality.
First, discover sophisticated Santiago, with its fascinating Museum of Pre-Columbian Art, and encounter colorful Valparaiso. Take a private winery tour in Chile’s acclaimed Maipo Valley wine-growing region, then dine in a gracious Santiago family’s home.
Spending two nights in Chile’s picturesque Lake District, enjoy a rodeo demonstration and a traditional barbeque at a ranch. Experience stunning scenery during a Lake District crossing by catamaran and coach to Alpine-themed Bariloche. With three nights in lively Buenos Aires, sightsee and watch a tango show.
Admire spectacular Iguazú Falls, then spend two final nights in vibrant Rio de Janeiro. Discover revered and remote Easter Island with a 4-day/4-night pre-tour option.
• Santiago touring, including Museum of Pre-Columbian Art
• Chilean winery tour and tasting
• Rodeo demonstration and traditional barbecue
• Two-night stay on Chile’s Lake Llanquihue
• Scenic Lake District crossing by catamaran and coach
• Alpine Bariloche
• Lively Buenos Aires, including tango performance
• Natural wonder of Iguazu Falls
• Vibrant Rio de Janeiro
Days 1-4: Depart U.S. for Santiago | Santiago
Days 5-6: Puerto Varas
Days 7-9: Peulla Barioloche
Days 10-12 Buenos Aires
Days 13-14 Iguazu Falls
Days 15-16: Rio de Janeiro
Days 17-18: Rio de Janiero | Dpart for U.S.