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    Value Brazil: The emerald coast

    Value Brazil: The emerald coast

    Private Journey

    9 days from £1,248.00pp

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    A relaxing journey to Rio and the adjoining stretch of verdant coastline. After exploring Rio and visiting the statue of Christ on Corcovado mountain, travel southwest past the rain-forested hills and cliffs of the emerald coast to the bay-side colonial port of Paratí. Take a schooner trip round the islands then stay for a few days on the largest one, the laid back tropical island Ilha Grande.

    A relaxing journey to Rio and the adjoining stretch of verdant coastline. After exploring Rio and visiting the statue of Christ on Corcovado mountain, travel southwest past the rain-forested hills and cliffs of the emerald coast to the bay-side colonial port of Paratí. Take a schooner trip round the islands then stay for a few days on the largest one, the laid back tropical island Ilha Grande.

    Score is 73.96526

    Price is 1247.78

    CreatedDate is 11/12/2015 13:05:00

    Rio Carnival Holiday

    Rio Carnival Holiday

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    9 days from £2,275.00pp

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    Come to the party and experience Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival, the biggest and most colourful extravaganza in the world’s festive calendar. You’ll have seats at the Samba School parade, you’ll ascend Corcovado mountain to the Christ statue and, back in town, join in the general jolliness, which extends over five days.

    On hangover day, Ash Wednesday, travel down the coast to the chic resort of Búzios to relax on the beach and savour top quality cuisine.

    Come to the party and experience Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival, the biggest and most colourful extravaganza in the world’s festive calendar. You’ll have seats at the Samba School parade, you’ll ascend Corcovado mountain to the Christ statue and, back in town, join in the general jolliness, which extends over five days.

    On hangover day, Ash Wednesday, travel down the coast to the chic resort of Búzios to relax on the beach and savour top quality cuisine.

    Score is 73.96526

    Price is 2275.1

    CreatedDate is 04/04/2016 10:16:00

    Luxury Brazil: Rio, Iguazu Falls and Buzios

    Luxury Brazil: Rio, Iguazu Falls and Buzios

    Private Journey

    11 days from £3,901.00pp

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    This short luxury private tour embraces Brazil’s top two highlights: the continent’s most exquisite city Rio de Janeiro and the natural drama of Iguazú Falls. It concludes east along the coast from Rio in the stylish little resort of Buzios, where you can relax on white-sand beaches, savour sophisticated cuisine and enjoy ebullient nightlife.

    This short luxury private tour embraces Brazil’s top two highlights: the continent’s most exquisite city Rio de Janeiro and the natural drama of Iguazú Falls. It concludes east along the coast from Rio in the stylish little resort of Buzios, where you can relax on white-sand beaches, savour sophisticated cuisine and enjoy ebullient nightlife.

    Score is 73.96526

    Price is 3900.62

    CreatedDate is 06/06/2014 12:04:00

    Value Iguazú Falls: Buenos Aires to Rio

    Value Iguazú Falls: Buenos Aires to Rio

    Private Journey

    10 days from £1,506.00pp

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    This good value, economical private tour features three of the continent’s top highlights: the cosmopolitan yet supremely Latin cities of Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro bookending a visit to South America’s most dramatic natural sight, the immense Iguazú Falls.

    This good value, economical private tour features three of the continent’s top highlights: the cosmopolitan yet supremely Latin cities of Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro bookending a visit to South America’s most dramatic natural sight, the immense Iguazú Falls.

    Score is 73.96526

    Price is 1506.47

    CreatedDate is 29/04/2014 15:23:00

    Signature Brazil: Brazil at a glance

    Signature Brazil: Brazil at a glance

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    12 days from £2,923.00pp

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    A 12-day private tour of Brazil’s major highlights. In Rio de Janeiro, visit the Corcovado and Sugar Loaf mountains, then fly to stupendous Iguazú Falls and on to explore the wildlife-rich Amazon rainforest. Continue to the African-influenced port of Salvador da Bahia, with its atmospheric Unesco-protected old quarter. We can offer choice of relaxing beach extensions for you to really unwind at the end.

    A 12-day private tour of Brazil’s major highlights. In Rio de Janeiro, visit the Corcovado and Sugar Loaf mountains, then fly to stupendous Iguazú Falls and on to explore the wildlife-rich Amazon rainforest. Continue to the African-influenced port of Salvador da Bahia, with its atmospheric Unesco-protected old quarter. We can offer choice of relaxing beach extensions for you to really unwind at the end.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 2922.85

    CreatedDate is 17/02/2016 11:01:00

    Honeymoon in Brazil: Rhythms of Rio, Salvador and the Iguazu Falls

    Honeymoon in Brazil: Rhythms of Rio, Salvador and the Iguazu Falls

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    15 days from £4,106.00pp

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    Brazil: a magical fortnight’s honeymoon in a country bursting with exotic romanticism. We’ve chosen the most sensual experiences in the dreamiest places: Rio de Janeiro, the mind-blowing Iguazú Falls, the African heart of the country in Salvador da Bahía and the most heavenly beach, Praia da Pipa, one of our favourites.

    Brazil: a magical fortnight’s honeymoon in a country bursting with exotic romanticism. We’ve chosen the most sensual experiences in the dreamiest places: Rio de Janeiro, the mind-blowing Iguazú Falls, the African heart of the country in Salvador da Bahía and the most heavenly beach, Praia da Pipa, one of our favourites.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 4106.39

    CreatedDate is 17/12/2015 12:13:00

    Honeymoon in Argentina and Brazil: Stylish cities and idyllic beaches

    Honeymoon in Argentina and Brazil: Stylish cities and idyllic beaches

    Private Journey

    15 days from £3,641.00pp

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    This romantic private tour is a perfect choice as a honeymoon for couples looking for a variety of exotic South American experiences from top Latin cities (Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro) to beaches (the barefoot island of Ilha Grande) and the natural highlight that is the tumultuous Iguazú Falls.

    This romantic private tour is a perfect choice as a honeymoon for couples looking for a variety of exotic South American experiences from top Latin cities (Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro) to beaches (the barefoot island of Ilha Grande) and the natural highlight that is the tumultuous Iguazú Falls.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 3640.7

    CreatedDate is 06/06/2014 10:01:00

    Signature Brazil, Argentina and Chile: Coast to coast

    Signature Brazil, Argentina and Chile: Coast to coast

    Private Journey

    16 days from £4,714.00pp

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    This ambitious private journey from the Atlantic to the Pacific ocean comprises visits to three of the continent’s grandest cities:  Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires and Santiago along with the monumental Iguazú Falls and a couple of the well regarded vineyards supplying some of the best New World wines.

    This ambitious private journey from the Atlantic to the Pacific ocean comprises visits to three of the continent’s grandest cities:  Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires and Santiago along with the monumental Iguazú Falls and a couple of the well regarded vineyards supplying some of the best New World wines.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 4714.34

    CreatedDate is 17/02/2016 11:16:00

    Family Brazil: Waterfalls, rivers and rainforests

    Family Brazil: Waterfalls, rivers and rainforests

    Private Journey

    15 days from £3,918.00pp

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    We think you can't find better in the world than Brazil for an adventurous, fun and educational holiday for families. The attractions are huge - the views from the Corcovado mountain’s statue of Christ in Rio, the monumental Iguazú Falls, the wildlife riches of the vast Amazon basin. Thrills and spills on a daily basis - but we've built in some relaxing beach-time as well.

    We think you can't find better in the world than Brazil for an adventurous, fun and educational holiday for families. The attractions are huge - the views from the Corcovado mountain’s statue of Christ in Rio, the monumental Iguazú Falls, the wildlife riches of the vast Amazon basin. Thrills and spills on a daily basis - but we've built in some relaxing beach-time as well.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 3917.58

    CreatedDate is 06/06/2014 10:10:00

    Luxury Rio, Iguazu Falls, Buenos Aires and the pampas

    Luxury Rio, Iguazu Falls, Buenos Aires and the pampas

    Private Journey

    14 days from £5,645.00pp

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    This fortnight’s luxury private tour includes Brazil and Argentina’s top two cities, Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires, Iguazú Falls, and a stay on a top-of-the-range estancia in cattle country.  A perfect mix of urban elegance and magnificent natural landscapes.

    This fortnight’s luxury private tour includes Brazil and Argentina’s top two cities, Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires, Iguazú Falls, and a stay on a top-of-the-range estancia in cattle country.  A perfect mix of urban elegance and magnificent natural landscapes.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 5645.47

    CreatedDate is 06/06/2014 11:09:00

    Signature Argentina and Brazil: Amazon, Pantanal and Iguazú Falls

    Signature Argentina and Brazil: Amazon, Pantanal and Iguazú Falls

    Private Journey

    15 days from £4,097.00pp

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    This is a private tour with the accent on nature and the vast wilderness territories of the Brazilian Pantanal wetlands and Amazonia. Also included are the immense Iguazú Falls, which straddle the two countries, and the cities of Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro, surely the most fascinating and captivating on the continent. 

    This is a private tour with the accent on nature and the vast wilderness territories of the Brazilian Pantanal wetlands and Amazonia. Also included are the immense Iguazú Falls, which straddle the two countries, and the cities of Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro, surely the most fascinating and captivating on the continent. 

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 4096.98

    CreatedDate is 17/02/2016 10:23:00

    Self-drive Southern Brazil and Buenos Aires

    Self-drive Southern Brazil and Buenos Aires

    Private Journey

    16 days from £2,597.00pp

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    Santa Catarina is a prosperous state with sunny vineyards and Alpine-style dairy farms thriving in the valleys between verdant, rugged and little explored mountains. The coast is indented with crescent bays and small, family-friendly resorts. With excellent well-serviced roads and a peaceful, secure ambiance, it’s a perfect area for exploring by hire car. This self-drive holiday is bookended with visits to iconic cities Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires.

    Santa Catarina is a prosperous state with sunny vineyards and Alpine-style dairy farms thriving in the valleys between verdant, rugged and little explored mountains. The coast is indented with crescent bays and small, family-friendly resorts. With excellent well-serviced roads and a peaceful, secure ambiance, it’s a perfect area for exploring by hire car. This self-drive holiday is bookended with visits to iconic cities Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 2597.26

    CreatedDate is 04/09/2015 10:37:00

    Secrets of Southern Brazil

    Secrets of Southern Brazil

    Private Journey

    16 days from £3,774.00pp

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    Brazil is a huge country, with a variety of landscapes and cultures to match. It’s a melting pot for immigrants from many nations, but each region has its own characteristics and traditions. The far south has its own unique attractions: mountains divine for hikers, superb beaches and the Iguazú Falls.


    Brazil is a huge country, with a variety of landscapes and cultures to match. It’s a melting pot for immigrants from many nations, but each region has its own characteristics and traditions. The far south has its own unique attractions: mountains divine for hikers, superb beaches and the Iguazú Falls.


    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 3773.98

    CreatedDate is 26/05/2014 08:02:00

    Signature Peru and Brazil: Machu Picchu, Rio and Iguazu Falls

    Signature Peru and Brazil: Machu Picchu, Rio and Iguazu Falls

    Private Journey

    13 days from £3,736.00pp

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    This  exclusive private holiday combines an exploration of Peru’s top highlights with two of Brazil’s top destinations, staying in first class accommodation.  Visit the Inca capital and Spanish colonial city Cusco, high in the Andes; the fertile Sacred Valley of the Incas with adobe villages and towering ruined temples; and jungle-clad Machu Picchu. Fly over to the gigantic Iguazú Falls in tropical Brazil and continue to sparkling Rio de Janeiro.

    This  exclusive private holiday combines an exploration of Peru’s top highlights with two of Brazil’s top destinations, staying in first class accommodation.  Visit the Inca capital and Spanish colonial city Cusco, high in the Andes; the fertile Sacred Valley of the Incas with adobe villages and towering ruined temples; and jungle-clad Machu Picchu. Fly over to the gigantic Iguazú Falls in tropical Brazil and continue to sparkling Rio de Janeiro.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 3735.74

    CreatedDate is 04/06/2014 16:44:00

    Brazil Off the Beaten Track: Pantanal, dunes and lagoons

    Brazil Off the Beaten Track: Pantanal, dunes and lagoons

    Private Journey

    15 days from £5,317.00pp

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    Exotic Brazil embraces an enormous territory: the cities of Rio and São Paulo, the African heritage of Bahía, the Amazon and the Iguazú Falls are all well-known and much-visited. Travel beyond though and you can explore the wildlife wetlands of the Pantanal in the country’s steamy interior, and head north to discover remote sand dunes and lagoons and the historic gem which is the city and port of São Luis.

    Exotic Brazil embraces an enormous territory: the cities of Rio and São Paulo, the African heritage of Bahía, the Amazon and the Iguazú Falls are all well-known and much-visited. Travel beyond though and you can explore the wildlife wetlands of the Pantanal in the country’s steamy interior, and head north to discover remote sand dunes and lagoons and the historic gem which is the city and port of São Luis.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 5317.08

    CreatedDate is 12/05/2016 11:00:00

    Trogon: Natural Brazil

    Trogon: Natural Brazil

    Group Tour

    11 days from £2,438.00pp

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    Brazil is a vast country with a vast diversity of landscapes, from tropical rainforests to immense wetlands and from remote tablelands to huge river systems and one of the world's most magnificent waterfalls. This varied journey begins in the exotic bay-side city of Rio de Janeiro and continues to the quaint colonial port Parati, before moving to the wildlife-brimming swamps and pastures of the Pantanal and Iguazú Falls.

    Brazil is a vast country with a vast diversity of landscapes, from tropical rainforests to immense wetlands and from remote tablelands to huge river systems and one of the world's most magnificent waterfalls. This varied journey begins in the exotic bay-side city of Rio de Janeiro and continues to the quaint colonial port Parati, before moving to the wildlife-brimming swamps and pastures of the Pantanal and Iguazú Falls.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 2438

    CreatedDate is 21/11/2015 10:28:00

    Family Brazil: Wildlife adventures for pioneers

    Family Brazil: Wildlife adventures for pioneers

    Private Journey

    15 days from £4,584.00pp

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    We think you can't find better in the world than Brazil for an adventurous, fun and educational holiday for families. The attractions are huge - the views from the Corcovado mountain’s Christ statue in Rio, the monumental Iguazú Falls, the wildlife riches of the vast Pantanal wetlands. Thrills and spills on a daily basis - but we've built in some relaxing beach time as well.

    We think you can't find better in the world than Brazil for an adventurous, fun and educational holiday for families. The attractions are huge - the views from the Corcovado mountain’s Christ statue in Rio, the monumental Iguazú Falls, the wildlife riches of the vast Pantanal wetlands. Thrills and spills on a daily basis - but we've built in some relaxing beach time as well.

    Score is 68.76658

    Price is 4584.34

    CreatedDate is 21/03/2014 15:00:00

    Hummingbird: Ocean to ocean

    Hummingbird: Ocean to ocean

    Group Tour

    21 days from £3,978.00pp

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    A comprehensive escorted tour of highlights in South America, this small group holiday provides real comfort in accommodation and travel, as well as a discovery of a mind-boggling range of cultural and natural landscapes over 4 countries in just 3 weeks. Top sights include Rio de Janeiro, Iguazú Falls, Buenos Aires, Lake Titicaca and Machu Picchu.

    A comprehensive escorted tour of highlights in South America, this small group holiday provides real comfort in accommodation and travel, as well as a discovery of a mind-boggling range of cultural and natural landscapes over 4 countries in just 3 weeks. Top sights include Rio de Janeiro, Iguazú Falls, Buenos Aires, Lake Titicaca and Machu Picchu.

    Score is 66.16724

    Price is 3978

    CreatedDate is 22/03/2016 12:30:00

    Jacana: Crossing the continent

    Jacana: Crossing the continent

    Group Tour

    19 days from £2,998.00pp

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    A very popular panoramic group tour of South America, this holiday travels from the Atlantic Ocean in Brazil, through the South American heartland and up into the Andes. Discover the epic Iguazú Falls, remote Paraguay, the icy peaks and plains of Bolivia, the Inca heritage of Peru and descend to the Pacific.

    A very popular panoramic group tour of South America, this holiday travels from the Atlantic Ocean in Brazil, through the South American heartland and up into the Andes. Discover the epic Iguazú Falls, remote Paraguay, the icy peaks and plains of Bolivia, the Inca heritage of Peru and descend to the Pacific.

    Score is 66.16724

    Price is 2998

    CreatedDate is 22/03/2016 12:31:00

    Sandpiper: Atlantic to Pacific in style

    Sandpiper: Atlantic to Pacific in style

    Group Tour

    18 days from £4,568.00pp

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    This luxurious 3-country escorted group tour to the wilderness of Patagonia and the continent’s most exciting cities is one of our crème de la crème holidays. From Rio, pausing en route at the colossal Iguazú Falls and graceful Buenos Aires, you travel across the Andes at its most beautiful pass, by boat on Lake Todos los Santos.

    This luxurious 3-country escorted group tour to the wilderness of Patagonia and the continent’s most exciting cities is one of our crème de la crème holidays. From Rio, pausing en route at the colossal Iguazú Falls and graceful Buenos Aires, you travel across the Andes at its most beautiful pass, by boat on Lake Todos los Santos.

    Score is 66.16724

    Price is 4568

    CreatedDate is 18/05/2016 14:55:00

    Tangara: Blue lakes and emerald coasts

    Tangara: Blue lakes and emerald coasts

    Group Tour

    15 days from £2,798.00pp

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    This journey travels from Santiago to the picture-book perfect, volcano-dotted lake district straddling the Chile/Argentina border. The route continues to two of the world’s most fascinating cities, Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro, stopping off at Iguazú Falls and the tropical beaches of Brazil's Emerald Coast.

    This journey travels from Santiago to the picture-book perfect, volcano-dotted lake district straddling the Chile/Argentina border. The route continues to two of the world’s most fascinating cities, Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro, stopping off at Iguazú Falls and the tropical beaches of Brazil's Emerald Coast.

    Score is 66.16724

    Price is 2798

    CreatedDate is 04/01/2016 17:26:00

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