HIGHLIGHTS

A snapshot of the places and cities to be visited and the highlights that each has to offer

DAY BY DAY ITINERARY

Detailed day by day information on activities, experiences in each place or city

OPTIONAL TOURS

Our suggestions of optional tours that can be added to this tour

TOUR RATES

The tour rates are gross and are valid through December 15, 2019. The rate tables include gross pricing for single, double and triple accommodations as well as by private or shared services when applicable.

GTEU-350 – ARGENTINA
The Essential from the Andes to the Falls Mendoza,
Buenos Aires & Iguazu Falls

Seven Days / Six Nights

Mendoza:

Two nights at selected hotels: Hotel Huentala (Four Stars) Hotel Park Hyatt (Five Stars) Tour: Wines & Olive – Uco Valley Experience Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel

Buenos Aires:

Two nights at selected hotels: Hotel Eurobuilding or Hotel NH Tango (Four Stars) Hotel Recoleta Grand or Hotel Alvear Art (Five Stars) Tour: City tour and Tango dinner show Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel

Iguazu Falls:

Two nights at selected hotels: Hotel Panoramic (Four Stars) Hotel Iguazu Grand or Hotel Loi Suites (Five Stars) Tour: Argentina and Brazilian Falls Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel

2019 DATES OF OUR FIXED DEPARTURES

JAN

FEB

MAR

APR

MAY

JUN

JUL

AUG

SEP

OCT

NOV

DEC

16 & 30

13 & 27

20

3

22

19

17

21

18

16

13

11

GROSS RATES PER PERSON:

FIXED DATE DEPARTURES: FROM: $806

NOTE: Based on Standard Room, double occupancy at Hotel American Executive, Kenton & Jardin de Iguazu. For rates applicable for single, double and triple and for other participating hotels please check TOUR RATES

TOUR RATES INCLUDED:

Buenos Aires:
Hotel accommodations for 3 nights at selected hotel
Tours: City Tour and Tango show
Meals: 3 breakfasts – 1 dinner Round trip transfers between airport and selected hotel
Ushuaia:
Hotel accommodations for 2 nights at selected hotel
Tour: Tierra del Fuego National Park, Beagle Channel boat trip
Meals: 2 breakfast Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel Needed tickets to the national parks
El Calafate:
Hotel accommodations for 3 nights at selected hotel
Tour: Perito Moreno Glacier
Meals: 3 breakfast Needed tickets to the national parks

GTEU-350 – ARGENTINA
The Essential from the Andes to the Falls Mendoza,
Buenos Aires & Iguazu Falls

Seven Days / Six Nights

Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1: Arrival in Mendoza

Arrival, reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Mendoza has excellent wineries, but also an important olive oil industry, so this tour offers the perfect combination of both. We start by Don Manuel Villafañe Winery, focused on the production of grapes, harvested in small and exclusive vineyards. We continue to an olive oil factory where we enjoy a tasting of oils and delicatessen products (olive paste, dehydrated tomatoes accompanied by homemade bread). Our next stop is the Luigi Bosca Winery, which has remained in the hands of the founding family for four generation offering top of the range wines. Finally, we visit Altavista Winery, which is also considered a historical heritage of Mendoza, since it has not stopped functioning in over a century. It gives the chance to appreciate the coexistence of the old and the modern manufacturing techniques. We enjoy our lunch in the garden of the winery (weather permitting). At the end, return to the city and hotel. Meals: Overnight accommodations at selected hotel Hotel Huentala (Four Stars) Hotel Park Hyatt (Five Stars)

DAY 2; Mendoza

Today we visit the Uco Valley, with its wineries located at up to 1.500 MASL (4.920 ft.), height that provides wines of unique attributes. During the tour, we visit Salentein, Domaine Busquet and Andeluna wineries. Salentein is a winery focused on quality, classic varietal plantations, preservation of old vines, and reinsertion of European artisan techniques along with the use of advanced technology, which results in a variety of internationally accepted top of the range wines. In this winery, we also visit the Killka Space, an interesting array of Argentine art. We continue then to Domaine Bousquet, a winery that has kept its tradition of fine wines for four generations. Finally, Andeluna, framed in an imposing landscape at the base of the Tupungato Volcano, is the ideal place to learn the special features of this region. Wine tasting is included at each visited winery, as well as lunch at one of them, paired with their own wines. Meals: Breakfast, lunch Overnight accommodations at selected hotel Hotel Huentala (Four Stars) Hotel Park Hyatt (Five Stars)

DAY 3: Mendoza / Buenos Aires

In the morning, transfer to board the flight to Buenos Aires. Reception and transfer to the hotel. At due time, we join a panoramic tour around the city. We start in Plaza de Mayo (historic square), witness to the most important events of the country since 1810. Here, we are able to learn about the current situation of the country, while we appreciate the surrounding buildings, such as the Casa Rosada (Pink House), the cathedral and the Cabildo (ancient Town Hall). Our second stop is La Boca, but on the way we pass through icons of the city such as the Obelisk and the Colon Theatre, one of the five best opera theaters in the world. Upon arriving at La Boca, we visit its colorful streets; we pass by the conventillos and its well-known Caminito alley, where we can appreciate some handicrafts produced by local artists. We leave the southern part of the city to head north towards the neighbourhoods of Palermo and Recoleta, where we make a final stop to appreciate the contrast of what we have just see with this clearly well-off district, famous for hosting the Recoleta cemetery where relevant personalities are buried. Return to the hotel. In the evening, we attend a dinner show to enjoy the magnetism of tango. Meals: Breakfast, dinner Overnight accommodations at selected hotel Hotel Eurobuilding or Hotel NH Tango (Four Stars) Hotel Recoleta Grand or Hotel Alvear Art (Five Stars)

DAY 4: Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires offers a wide range of activities. During this day, we suggest you experience the city through its history, art, gastronomy and passions. According to your preferences, we recommend choosing among the options we have prepared for you. Have a look at the great variety of optional tours that we offer. Meals: Breakfast Overnight accommodations at selected hotel Hotel Eurobuilding or Hotel NH Tango (Four Stars) Hotel Recoleta Grand or Hotel Alvear Art (Five Stars)

DAY 5: Buenos Aires / Iguazu Falls

Transfer to the airport for flight to Iguazu. Reception at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. Rest of day at leisure Meals: Breakfast Overnight accommodations at selected hotel Hotel Panoramic (Four Stars) Hotel Iguazu Grand or Hotel Loi Suites (Five Stars)

DAY 6: Iguazu Falls

In the morning, we head for Iguazu National Park to visit the Iguazu Falls, declared a Natural Heritage Site by UNESCO and one of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World. The falls consist of 275 waterfalls, of 70 meters high (230 ft.). During the tour we visit the three circuits of the park: Garganta del Diablo (Devil’s Throat) to reach the viewpoint of the park’s most impressive waterfall; then the Upper Trail, that allows to admire view of the falls from above, and the Lower Trail, that provides a closer contact with the jungle and the falls. We have free time to have lunch (not included) and to take The Great Adventure (optional). This boat ride takes you into the very heart of the falls, followed by a walk through the jungle. Get ready to get soaked! (Please, check with us for restrictions). In the afternoon, return to the hotel. Meals: Breakfast Overnight accommodations at selected hotel Hotel Panoramic (Four Stars) Hotel Iguazu Grand or Hotel Loi Suites (Five Stars)

DAY 7: Iguazu Falls in Brazil and Departure

In the morning, we reach Foz do Iguaçu (Brazil) and visit the falls on the Brazilian side. As we walk along the only catwalk within the Brazilian park we appreciate a panoramic view of the full arc of the falls, till reaching the lookout of Garganta del Diablo. At due time, transfer to the airport for your flight to the next destination. Meals: Breakfast

2019 DATES OF OUR FIXED DEPARTURES

JAN

FEB

MAR

APR

MAY

JUN

JUL

AUG

SEP

OCT

NOV

DEC

16 & 30

13 & 27

20

3

22

19

17

21

18

16

13

11

GROSS RATES PER PERSON:

FIXED DATE DEPARTURES: FROM: $806

NOTE: Based on Standard Room, double occupancy at Hotel American Executive, Kenton & Jardin de Iguazu. For rates applicable for single, double and triple and for other participating hotels please check TOUR RATES

TOUR RATES INCLUDED:

Buenos Aires:
Hotel accommodations for 3 nights at selected hotel
Tours: City Tour and Tango show Meals: 3 breakfasts – 1 dinner Round trip transfers between airport and selected hotel
Ushuaia: Hotel accommodations for 2 nights at selected hotel
Tour: Tierra del Fuego National Park, Beagle Channel boat trip
Meals: 2 breakfast Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel Needed tickets to the national parks
El Calafate:
Hotel accommodations for 3 nights at selected hotel Tour: Perito Moreno Glacier
Meals: 3 breakfast Needed tickets to the national parks

SUGGESTIONS FOR DAY 4 IN BUENOS AIRES

Tigre

Visit the coastal area of the city through residential areas such as San Isidro. Upon arriving at Tigre, we embark for a 1-hour boat ride through the river delta while observing the particular lifestyle of the Tigre islands. Return to the city. Operates: daily — Duration: 4 hours

Mataderos Fair

Just half an hour from downtown Buenos Aires, the city’s physiognomy changes with the Mataderos Fair. In front of the old Hacienda Market (where cattle arrived to be controlled and sold), there are more than 700 stalls where it is possible to find from fine pieces of silverware to mates, ponchos, blankets and leather objects. An authentic folkloric fair in the middle of the city. Operates: Sundays during the daytime — Duration: 5/6 hours Season: March to December — Meals: lunch

Tunnels of Buenos Aires

Get to know the colonial Buenos Aires through its old buildings like the Zanjón de Granados (that tells us 4 centuries of history), Manzana de las Luces (The Block of Enlightenment), that contains a section of a tunnel built in the Jesuit period; the Church of San Ignacio de Loyola, the oldest in the city, and the Museum of the Casa Rosada, with vestiges of the Fort of Buenos Aires and Taylor Customs. Operates: Wed/Thu/Fri/Sun — Duration: 5 hours Meals: Snack in a Remarkable Bar

Urban Art

In recent years, the city has been intervened by artists who express their art in different neighbourhoods, turning Buenos Aires into one of the world capitals of Street Art. As we walk through the roads, we admire these giant murals and in some cases, the story behind them. This tour is ideal for those who seek to discover the city through its graffiti and murals. To complete the experience we recommend taking an “aereosol” class and creating your own designs on the walls of the city. Operates: Private daily. Duration 3 to 4 hours

Museums Tour

Visit by choice two of the most representative museums, dedicated to different aspects and times of Argentine art and culture. Walking tour that includes a snack while we recover strength for the next museum. You can choose between: MALBA (Museum of Latin American Art), Fine Arts Museum, that exhibit paintings of renowned artists such as El Greco, Goya, Van Gogh, Manet. Another option is the National Museum of Decorative Art located in the Errázuriz Palace, a beautiful residence of French style Operates: daily – – Duration: 3/4 hours MALBA closes on Tuesdays / Rest of the museums close on Mondays

TOUR RATES

The tour rates are gross and are valid through December 15, 2019. The rate tables include gross pricing for single, double and triple accommodations as well as by private or shared services when applicable. We have selected these hotels for the tour based on the quality of service and comfort offered

ALL RATES ARE GROSS AND PER PERSON
Rates valid from November 2018 to December 15, 2019
THIS TOUR IS OFFERED WITH PRIVATE SERVICE & WITH REGULAR SERVICE BASED ON DAILY & FIXED DATE DEPARTURES
CITY HOTEL CATEGORY ROOM NIGHTS
MENDOZA Amerian Executive 4 Stars Standard 2
BUENOS AIRES Kenton 4 Stars Clasica 2
IGUAZU FALLS Jardin de Iguazu 3 Stars Standard 2
REGULAR SERVICES PRIVATE SERVICES
GROSS RATES DAILY DEPARTURES FIXED DEPARTURES 1 PAX 2 PAX 3 PAX
SEASON DATES SGL DBL TPL SGL DBL TPL STA SGL DBL SGL DBL TPL
01/11/18-30/06/19 $1,206 $910 $910 $1,102 $806 $806 $2,719 $1,873 $1,577 $1,765 $1,469 $1,469
01/07/19-31/12/19 $1,267 $956 $956 $1,163 $852 $852 $2,748 $1,903 $1,592 $1,795 $1,484 $1,484
CITY HOTEL CATEGORY ROOM NIGHTS
MENDOZA NH Cordillera 4 Stars Standard 2
BUENOS AIRES Eurobuilding 4 Stars Comfort 2
IGUAZU FALLS Mercure Iguazu 5 stars Standard 2
REGULAR SERVICES PRIVATE SERVICES
GROSS RATES DAILY DEPARTURES FIXED DEPARTURES 1 PAX 2 PAX 3 PAX
SEASON DATES SGL DBL TPL SGL DBL TPL STA SGL DBL SGL DBL TPL
01/11/18-30/06/19 $1,406 $1,011 $1,011 $1,302 $907 $907 $2,920 $2,074 $1,678 $1,966 $1,570 $1,570
01/07/19-31/12/19 $1,478 $1,051 $1,051 $1,374 $947 $947 $2,959 $2,114 $1,687 $2,006 $1,579 $1,579
2019 DATES OF OUR FIXED DEPARTURES
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
16 & 30 13 & 27 20 3 22 19 17 21 18 16 13 11

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13494 NW 7th Street
Plantation, Florida 33325

Miami, Florida 
9930 SW 142 Street
Miami, Florida 33176

Toll Free USA & Canada:
(800) 666 8687
Local Number: 
(305) 436 0933 
Fax:     
(305 436 0843

Send us a Message

ENQUIRE NOW

We will be happy to answer your questions or comments.

G T TOURS OFFICES:

Plantation, Florida  
13494 NW 7th Street
Plantation, Florida 33325

Miami, Florida 
9930 SW 142 Street
Miami, Florida 33176

Toll Free USA & Canada:
(800) 666 8687
Local Number: 
(305) 436 0933 
Fax:     
(305 436 0843