Buenos Aires & Colonia
European atmosphere, the passionate tango, superb cuisine and a shopper's paradise, Buenos Aires offers you many unforgettable highlights. It is a wonderful and elegant city that perfectly fits its reputation as the 'Paris of the Americas'. Whilst there, visit charming Colonia del Sacramento, a short ferry ride across the River Plate in Uruguay.
Day 1: Buenos Aires You will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Day 2: Buenos Aires Enjoy a city tour visiting the famous port area of La Boca with its many colourful buildings, the Plaza de Mayo where Evita implored to the people 'Don't cry for me Argentina', the elegant district of Palermo, and the amazing Recoleta Cemetery with its incredible mausoleums. The afternoon is at leisure.
Day 3: Colonia del Sacramento Transfer to the port and take a fast ferry across the River Plate to the historic community of Colonia del Sacramento. Here your guide will take you on a leisurely walking tour of the historic centre of the town that dates back to the early Portuguese settlement in the 1680's. There will be free time for lunch and independent exploring before the ferry back to Buenos Aires and a transfer back to your hotel.
Day 4: Buenos Aires Buenos Aires is a great walking city and today is free for you to explore at your own pace. Recommended is a visit to the Teatro Colon, one of the world's finest opera houses, or perhaps shop in the fashionable Palermo or Recoleta. Non-shoppers may enjoy a myriad of museums and galleries or perhaps attend a game of football. In the evening, enjoy an outstanding tango show and a sumptuous dinner as you bid farewell to this wonderful city.
Day 5: Buenos Aires Transfer to the airport for departure.
• Tailor-made journey with English speaking local guides • 4 nights' accommodation in the hotel category of your choice • Transfers and transport • Sightseeing and entrance fees • 4 breakfasts and 1 dinner
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Booking conditions If you fly into and out of Buenos Aires International Airport at Ezeiza (airport code EZE) then there is a surcharge of $50 per person share twin and $92 single. The price allows arrival at EZE and departure from the Domestic (Downtown) Airport (AEP).
If you fly into and out of Buenos Aires International Airport at Ezeiza (airport code EZE) then there is a surcharge of $50 per person share twin and $92 single. The price allows arrival at EZE and departure from the Domestic (Downtown) Airport (AEP).