Rio to Buenos Aires Overview

This tour captures the zesty culture of two amazing countries in South America. Between Rio and BA, visit Paraty, the Pantanal, Foz do Iguazu and heaps more!

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    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $1,237
      CAD $1,341
      AUD $1,314
      EUR €904
      GBP £729
      NZD $1,467
      ZAR R11,263
      CHF FR1,125
    • Kitty tool tip
      USD $810
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,237*
      CAD $2,424*
      AUD $2,419*
      EUR €1,635*
      GBP £1,391*
      NZD $2,650*
      ZAR R21,897*
      CHF FR2,009*
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Trip Validity

  • 2011-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Journey from rowdy Rio to beautiful Buenos Aires

Get a taste of the infectious rhythm of Brazil and Argentina on this awesome tour from Rio to Buenos Aires. Take in the vast Pantanal wetlands and the spectacular Iguazu Falls, see amazing natural wonders, explore small historic towns and spend time relaxing in comfort near the ocean. From samba to tango, Portuguese to Spanish, and caipirinhas to wine, Brazil and Argentina are both distinct but share a zest for life that is sure to entice, entertain and excite.

  • Experience the rhythm and colour of Rio de Janeiro
  • Stroll Paraty's colonial cobblestone streets
  • Spot a wealth of wildlife in the Pantanal wetlands
  • Learn about the Jesuit Missions at San Ignacio Mini
  • Marvel at the mighty Iguazu Falls
  • Enjoy the elegance of sophisticated Buenos Aires

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Finish:

    Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Group size:

    Min 4 , Max 22
  • Ages:

    Min 18
  • Meals:

    All meals when camping
  • Accommodation:

    Bush camp (no facilities) (2 nts), Camping (with facilities) (9 nts), Hacienda (2 nts), Hostel (1 nt), Hotel (4 nts)
  • Transport:

    Boat, Overland vehicle
  • Included activities:

    Boat trip, Jesuit Mission ruins and museum, San Ignacio de Mini, Two night Pantanal adventure, Visit Argentinian side of Iguazu Falls (entrance fee included), Visit Brazilian side of Iguazu Falls (entrance fee included)

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    548kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. This trip is run by our experienced overland partner Dragoman. 2. Please note that this trip requires minimum numbers to depart, and may be cancelled up until 56 days prior to departure. The places showing on the dates and availability page are an indication only so please contact Intrepid to check if your preferred date will depart before making any final arrangements, such as booking non-changeable flights.

  • Trip price from

    USD $1,237
    CAD $1,341
    AUD $1,314
    EUR €904
    GBP £729
    NZD $1,467
    ZAR R11,263
    CHF FR1,125
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    USD $810
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  • Total price from

    USD $2,237*
    CAD $2,424*
    AUD $2,419*
    EUR €1,635*
    GBP £1,391*
    NZD $2,650*
    ZAR R21,897*
    CHF FR2,009*
    *
    Price information
  • ‡ As our kitty is flexible the indicated amount is indicative only - please click here to view the kitty amount for your departure date.
  • Per day from:

    USD $117
    CAD $127
    AUD $127
    EUR €86
    GBP £73
    NZD $139
    ZAR R1,152
    CHF FR105
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Rio to Buenos Aires Summary

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Day 1 Rio de Janeiro

Bigger than life and beautiful to boot, Rio de Janeiro sits resplendent among mountains, rainforest and sea, and emits an energy that is irresistible to everyone who visits.

Days 2-4 Paraty

Step back in time in gorgeous Paraty, where Portuguese colonial buildings, cobblestone streets and horse and cart are set against a verdant backdrop of misty hills.

Days 5-6 Brotas

A tiny place that has a big name for eco-tourism, Brotas offers hiking, kayaking, rafting and other sports in a pristine jungle environment.

Day 7 Campo Grande

Surrounded by picturesque farming country, Campo Grande is a large, multicultural city which is the main gateway to the Pantanal.

Days 8-10 Pantanal

The Pantanal is the largest wetlands in the world and is home to thousands of species of animals and plants, and its 210,00 sq km spreads through Brazil, Paraguay and Bolivia.

Days 11-12 Bonito

Beautiful by name, beautiful by nature, Bonito is a small town set amongst a gorgeous landscape of emerald jungle and glassy, blue rivers simply teeming with life.

Days 13-15 Iguazu Falls

An Argentinian town close to the breathtaking Iguazu Falls, Puerto Iguazu is a relaxed, friendly place to rest after a day enjoying the splendour of the falls.

Day 16 San Ignacio Mini

Founded in 1632 and now well-preserved ruins, San Ignacio Mini is an old Jesuit mission that was destroyed in 1817 and rediscovered amongst the jungle the late 1800s.

Days 17-19 Bush Camp/Buenos Aires

Cosmopolitan, cultured and chic, Buenos Aires has European sensibilities with a fiery Latin heart. Discover colonial architecture, funky neighbourhoods, exceptional cuisine and a thriving nightlife.
    • 19
    • GDOM
    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $1,237
      CAD $1,341
      AUD $1,314
      EUR €904
      GBP £729
      NZD $1,467
      ZAR R11,263
      CHF FR1,125
    • Kitty tool tip
      USD $810
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,237*
      CAD $2,424*
      AUD $2,419*
      EUR €1,635*
      GBP £1,391*
      NZD $2,650*
      ZAR R21,897*
      CHF FR2,009*
      *
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    • Overland
    • Basix
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‡ As our kitty is flexible the indicated amount is indicative only - please click here to view the kitty amount for your departure date.