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Grand Tour of South America - Private Luxury South America Tours (27 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Buenos Aires, Argentina To Lima, Peru

Valid for Departures Now Through: 12 Jul 2021

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Palacio Duhau - Park Hyatt Buenos Aires None

GRAND TOUR OF SOUTH AMERICA: Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Bariloche, El Calafate, Torres del Paine, Santiago & Valparaiso, Atacama Desert, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

An exclusive private tour of South America for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Buenos Aires at ultra-luxury hotel: Palacio Duhau Park Hyatt, Four Seasons Buenos Aires or Alvear Palace

Day 2
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Palacio Duhau - Park Hyatt Buenos Aires Breakfast, Dinner

Full-day private city tour

Architecture, history, noted museums, contemporary art and design, markets

Evening tango performance with dinner

Day 3
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Palacio Duhau - Park Hyatt Buenos Aires Breakfast, Lunch

Full-day private excursion to an estancia in the Pampas

Gaucho culture, traditional estancia lifestyle, beautiful landscapes, silver workshops

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: Tigre and the Parana Delta; Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay

Day 4
Iguazú, Brazil
Belmond Hotel das Cataratas Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Iguazu/Iguassu

Accommodation in Iguazu at ultra-luxury hotel: Belmond Hotel das Cataratas or Awasi Iguazu (Argentina)

Private touring of Argentinian side of Falls upon arrival

Hiking, narrow-gauge railway ride, spectacular waterfall views

Private transfer to Brazilian side of the falls

Day 5
Iguazú, Brazil
Belmond Hotel das Cataratas Breakfast

Half-day private tour of Brazilian side of Falls

Walking, panoramic views, boat ride on Iguazu River

Day 6
Bariloche, Argentina
Llao Llao Resort, Golf & Spa Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Bariloche

Private arrival transfer to resort

Accommodation in Bariloche at ultra-luxury resort

Day 7
Bariloche, Argentina
Llao Llao Resort, Golf & Spa Breakfast, Lunch

Lodge-based touring and activities

Cruise on Lake Nahuel Huapi, indigenous history, gourmet lunch on a secluded beach

Day 8
Bariloche, Argentina
Llao Llao Resort, Golf & Spa Breakfast

Morning private walk in Nahuel Huapi National Park

Afternoon at leisure to enjoy the lodge

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: mountain biking, river rafting, archery, hiking

Day 9
El Calafate, Argentina
Eolo Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to El Calafate

Private arrival transfer to lodge

Accommodation in El Calafate at luxury lodge

Day 10
El Calafate, Argentina
Eolo Breakfast

Full-day tour of Los Glaciares National Park, with option for mini-trekking on Perito Moreno Glacier

Icebergs, guided glacier trek, beautiful lakes and mountains

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: hiking, bird-watching, mountain biking, cruise among the glaciers

Day 11
Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
Awasi Patagonia Breakfast, Dinner

Private transfer to Torres del Paine, Chile

Private arrival transfer to lodge

Accommodation in Torres del Paine at ultra-luxury lodge: Awasi Patagonia, Tierra Patagonia or Singular Patagonia

Day 12
Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
Awasi Patagonia Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Lodge-based touring and activities

Hiking, wildlife viewing, birdwatching, photo safaris, boating, ranch visits, horseback riding

Day 13
Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
Awasi Patagonia Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Continue lodge-based touring and activities

Day 14
Santiago, Chile
The Singular Santiago Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Santiago

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Santiago at ultra-luxury hotel: The Singular Santiago or Ritz-Carlton Santiago

Day 15
Santiago, Chile
The Singular Santiago Breakfast

Full-day private touring in Santiago and/or excursion to Valparaiso

Colorful architecture, interesting neighborhoods, street art, noted museums, funicular rides

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: winery visit with wine tasting

Day 16
Atacama, Chile
Awasi Atacama - Relais & Chateaux Breakfast, Dinner

Private transfer to airport for flight to Calama

Private arrival transfer to lodge

Accommodation in Atacama Desert at ultra-luxury lodge: Awasi Atacama, Alto Atacama, or Explora Atacama

Day 17
Atacama, Chile
Awasi Atacama - Relais & Chateaux Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Lodge-based touring and activities

El Tatio Geysers, Geological features, traditional Andean villages, National Flamingo Reserve

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: canyon treks, walking on ancient trails and learning to identify petroglyphs, stargazing, visits to hot springs, hiking to picturesque remote villages along crop terraces, seeing pre-Columbian fortresses, high altitude mountain and volcano climbing, horseback riding, biking

Day 18
Atacama, Chile
Awasi Atacama - Relais & Chateaux Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Continue lodge-based touring and activities

Day 19
Santiago, Chile
The Singular Santiago Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Santiago

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Santiago at ultra-luxury hotel: The Singular Santiago or Ritz-Carlton Santiago

Day 20
Lima, Peru
Belmond Miraflores Park Breakfast

Morning private city tour of Santiago

Private transfer to airport for flight to Lima, Peru

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Lima at luxury hotel: Belmond Miraflores Park or Country Club Lima Hotel

Day 21
Lima, Peru
Belmond Miraflores Park Breakfast

Full-day private cultural and culinary touring

Culture, history, Spanish colonial art and architecture, churches, museums

Day 22
Sacred Valley, Peru
Sol y Luna Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Cusco

Private arrival transfer to Sacred Valley hotel with touring in en route

Accommodation in Sacred Valley at ultra-luxury hotel: Sol y Luna, Tambo del Inka Resort & Spa or Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba

Day 23
Sacred Valley, Peru
Sol y Luna Breakfast

Full-day private touring with guide and driver

Culture, indigenous markets, interesting villages, archaeological sites, local craftwork

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: day treks, rafting, horse-back riding, mountain biking, cooking lesson with visit to local market or far

Day 24
Machu Picchu, Peru
Belmond Sanctuary Lodge Breakfast

Private transfer to train station for Vistadome train to Machu Picchu

Arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation at Machu Picchu at luxury hotel: Belmond Sanctuary Lodge or Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel

Private afternoon tour of Machu Picchu with expert guide

Day 25
Cusco, Peru
Belmond Palacio Nazarenas Breakfast

Morning private touring and hiking at Machu Picchu

Afternoon luxury Hiram Bingham train to Cusco

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Cusco at luxury hotel

Day 26
Cusco, Peru
Belmond Palacio Nazarenas Breakfast

Full-day private tour of Cusco and nearby ruins

History and culture, picturesque streets, markets, galleries, boutiques artisan workshops, archaeological sites

Day 27
Lima, Peru
None Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Lima

Airport assistance to connecting departure flight

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Description

GRAND TOUR OF SOUTH AMERICA: Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Bariloche, El Calafate, Torres del Paine, Santiago & Valparaiso, Atacama Desert, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

An exclusive private tour of South America for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This exclusive, comprehensive private South America tour was designed for travelers who want to experience the best of Argentina, Chile and Peru. It features the top highlights in each country, including spectacular natural attractions such as Iguazu Falls, Perito Moreno Glacier, Torres del Paine and the Atacama Desert; the wonderful cities of Buenos Aires, Santiago, Valparaiso, Lima and Cusco; and the incomparable Inca ruins of Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley. Completing the experience are private touring with expert local guides and accommodation at the finest and most exclusive hotels, lodges and resorts in each destination.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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