From (AUD)$28,495
Days26
Airfares included
Indulge in opulent hotels and relish the timeless allure of luxury train journeys, experiencing the ultimate South American adventure. Wander amidst the ruins of Machu Picchu, venture through the volcanic landscape of Arequipa, and discover the awe-inspiring Iguazu Falls. Immerse yourself in Rio's vibrant energy and marvel at the grandeur of Buenos Aires.
Group Size — Min 4, Max 16
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, from $450pp pre-paid
Transport — Boat, Cable Car, Coach, Plane & Train
No Hidden Extras

Discover the many incredible sites of Cusco, including Sacsayhuaman, Qoricancha and the streets of Barrio de San Blas.

Explore the beautiful ‘white city’ of Arequipa, framed by three towering volcanoes.

Visit the thunderous Iguazu Falls and explore both the Argentinian and Brazilian sides.

Stay in the heart of Rio de Janeiro's iconic Copacabana Beach, taking in the panoramic ocean views and soaking up the culture.

Special Experiences

Tour Lima's oldest colonial mansion, Casa Aliaga, before a decadent 3-course dinner in the dining room, courtyard or main salon.
Bask in the rustic charm of a traditional Paso Horse show, while dining al fresco at Ranch Wayra in Urubamba.
Spend time observing the majestic Andean condor in flight over the canyon – a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Discover Old Rio on a walking tour and enjoy a farm-to-cup Brazilian coffee tasting experience.

Deluxe Experiences

Experience the magic of the Sacred Valley as we travel to Machu Picchu aboard the Hiram Bingham train. Savour a delectable brunch and indulge in a variety of Peruvian wines while enjoying the scenic journey.
All aboard the luxurious Andean Explorer train as we travel from Cusco to Puno. Unwind in your splendid cabin as the train winds its way through the majestic High Andes Mountains.
Experience the thunderous falls and stunning views at the opulent Belmond Hotel das Cataratas, within the Iguazu National Park, in your Deluxe Falls View room for two nights.
Journey to one of the nation's oldest estancias for a night and experience Argentine traditions like horseback riding, asados, and yerba maté tasting.

Itinerary South America In-Style

Itinerary

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Inclusions

Sightseeing

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Discover the wonders of Peru

  • Discover the sights of Lima on a city tour
  • Visit the famous Larco Museum, containing priceless Incan artefacts
  • Enjoy a tour and dinner at historic Casa Aliaga
  • Experience a visit to Qoricancha, the revered Temple of the Sun
  • Visit Sacsayhuaman fortress and San Pedro Market in Cusco
  • Check out the local wares offered at La Vicuñita and Urpi Joyeria
  • Walking tour of Cusco’s Plaza de Armas, visiting the 17th-century cathedral and the San Blas neighbourhood
  • Indulge in brunch, accompanied by Peruvian wines on-board the Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu
  • Experience Machu Picchu on a guided tour and have time to explore the ruins at your own pace
  • Spend the night in a junior suite at the Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel
  • Travel by Vistadome train to Ollantaytambo
  • Visit a local chicheria and try some of the local delicacy, guinea pig
  • Explore the patchwork of salt pans at Maras and the elliptical terraces of Moray
  • Experience a traditional Paso Horse show and lunch 'al fresco' at Ranch Wayra in Urubamba
  • Tour the town and fortress ruins of Ollantaytambo
  • Be welcomed into a local home and gain insight into daily life
  • Visit the Seminario pottery workshop in Urubamba
  • Stop in the small town of Pisac and explore the impressive ruins and lively market
  • Enjoy a traditional Peruvian weaving demonstration in the village of Awanacancha
  • Wander through the cobblestone streets of Cusco, the ancient Incan capital
  • Marvel at the amazing scenery from the opulent Belmond Andean Explorer train
  • Cruise to the floating reed Uros Islands
  • Visit Taquile Island and learn about the local traditions of the island’s inhabitants
  • Enjoy the scenery of Lake Lagunillas and visit Sumbay Caves
  • Visit the Cross of the Condor and witness the Andean condors soaring on the morning thermals
  • Stroll through Yanque, Achoma, Maca and Pinohollo and stop at the mountain terraces of Antahuilque
  • Discover the "white city" of Arequipa

Feel the thunder of Iguazu Falls and experience the excitement of Rio

  • Spend 3 nights in Rio de Janeiro staying in the heart of Copacabana Beach
  • Enjoy the vistas from an Ocean View room at Copacabana Palace Hotel
  • Tour the sights of Rio including the Statue of Christ the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf Mountain and Corcovado Hill
  • Discover Old Rio on a walking tour and taste some coffee
  • Enjoy a traditional Brazilian churrasco grill dinner at Fogo de Chão
  • Spend 2 nights within the Iguazu Falls National Park, in a Deluxe Falls View room
  • Visit Iguazu Falls on both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides
  • Get up close and personal with exotic birds at the Parque das Aves Bird Park

An Argentinian Escapade

  • Discover Buenos Aires on a city tour, including a visit to Colon Theatre
  • Explore the opulent El Ateneo Grand Splendid bookstore
  • Visit the charming San Antonio de Areco
  • Spend the night in one of Argentina’s oldest Estancias
  • Take part in gaucho traditions from horse riding to asado and yerba maté tasting
  • Learn the art of Argentina's famous Tango at a dinner show and lesson

Travel

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  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to South America. Taxes included
  • 5 economy-class flights within South America
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Tipping is not included for the Andean Explorer train and will need to be paid locally. We suggest you allow for approximately US$10-15 per person, per day

Accommodation

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  • 20 nights in 5 star deluxe hotels
  • 2 nights on board the opulent Belmond Andean Explorer Train
  • 1 night at La Bamba Argentinian Estancia

Properties include:

  • JW Marriott Hotel, Lima
    • Situated in Lima's sophisticated Miraflores district, our hotel is located near top, fine dining restaurants, notable historic sites, and picturesque public spaces. The stylish guest rooms feature spectacular ocean views and include amenities like marble bathrooms and designer bedding. Savour fine Peruvian dining at one of the two acclaimed restaurants in the hotel, book a spa treatment at the Health Club, or break a sweat in the state-of-the-art fitness centre.
  • JW Marriott Hotel El Convento Cusco, Cusco
    • Built atop ancient Incan ruins and situated around a 16th-century convent, this resort is a veritable museum in the historic city of Cusco. Wander the remarkable grounds; the two exhibition halls showcase Peruvian artifacts, and daily tours are offered of their San Agustín Convent. Offering the ideal location to explore the city, just steps away from the historic Plaza de Armas.
  • Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, Aguas Calientes
    • An intimate 85-cottage luxury hotel in a sprawling Andean-style village within 12 acres of secluded exquisite beauty, where guests follow stone pathways to their rooms, located in comfortable whitewashed casitas nestled into terraced hills. Offering a separate sitting area, you’ll love relaxing by the fire in your spacious junior suite. Savour the delights at their first-class restaurant, boasting stunning views of the rushing Vilcanota River.
  • Tambo del Inka, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Sacred Valley
  • Belmond Andean Explorer Train
    • Your time aboard this opulent train promises to be every bit as inspiring as your off-board moments of discovery. Inviting, indulgent accommodation and refined Andean cuisine ensure an unforgettable journey. Observation, Lounge and Spa Cars are the perfect places to unwind, designed to offer modern comfort with traditional flourishes.
  • Belmond Las Casitas, Colca Canyon
  • Casa Andina Premium Arequipa, Arequipa
  • Belmond Hotel das Cataratas, Iguazu Falls
    • As the only hotel located within Brazil's Iguazu National Park, you will love your incredible views from your Falls View room. Guests can enjoy exclusive access to the falls, taking the short stroll at dawn and dusk, when the park is closed to all outside visitors. A Portuguese – Colonial residence, this classic Orient-Express hotel is redolent with the atmosphere of relaxing on the veranda or beneath sub-tropical palms.
  • Copacabana Palace Hotel, Rio de Janeiro
    • Since its Art Deco doors swung open in 1923, this glamorous landmark has been welcoming the rich and famous. A truly iconic city-centre hotel located on the famous Copacabana beachfront, it offers luxurious rooms with marbled bathrooms and panoramic ocean views. With a wellness spa and 3 gastronomic restaurants, enjoy soaking up the sun in the pool or join Brazil’s style setters at the Piano Bar.
  • Alvear Palace Hotel, Buenos Aires
    • In the heart of the upscale Recoleta district, this famous hotel offers plush accommodation with stylish décor. The Fine Arts Museum is 150 metres away and the Recoleta Cemetery is just 200 metres away. The hotel is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World and features 2 charming restaurants. Enjoy spacious rooms, boasting a private spa bath and separate shower.
  • La Bamba Argentinian Estancia
    • Located 120 km from Buenos Aires in the heart of the Pampa, La Bamba is one of the oldest estancias in Argentina. This boutique accommodation successfully combines luxurious comfort and colonial elegance. Being welcomed into a private home, steeped in history makes it a special and timeless place for relaxation. Exquisite cuisine, refined service, gaucho traditions and equestrian sports add to the unique magic of La Bamba.

 Hotels listed are an indication and are subject to change without notice.

Meals

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  • 23 breakfasts, 8 lunches and 9 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based tour director (based on minimum of 8 passengers)
  • English-speaking locally based guides

Porterage

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  • Porterage included where available

Some things to note

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Please note:

  • You will need to pack an overnight bag (maximum of 5 kilograms per bag) for your overnight stay in Machu Picchu. Due to limited space on the trains you are unable to take your main suitcase, it will however, be transferred to the hotel in the Sacred Valley so it is there for you when you arrive. We suggest you bring an umbrella, spray jacket and strong insect repellent with you. Our accommodation will also have its own hot springs, so you may also like to bring your swimwear.

  • On days 10 and 11 we will be overnighting on the Belmond Andean Explorer train. Only 5 kilograms of hand luggage per person is permitted in your cabin. Your main suitcase will be stored in the luggage coach, however you will only be able to access this by contacting staff on board the train. We recommend any essential items such as medication be stored in your hand luggage for ease of access.

  • Tipping is not included for the Andean Explorer train and will need to be paid locally. We suggest you allow for approximately US$10-15 per person, per day.
  • You will need a light jumper and waterproof jacket/poncho for your visit to Iguazu Falls.

Optional Excursions:

All optional excursions are based on minimum participants and are subject to availability. The length of optional excursions advised is an approximate only. Optional excursions can be booked on tour directly with your Tour Director or guide. We recommend arranging the booking at the beginning of the tour to avoid disappointment. Please note some optional excursions may also be available on multiple or alternate days. Prices are a guide only and are subject to change without prior notice. Payment by cash is preferred as there are no guarantees that credit card facilities will be available. Please check with your Tour Director or guide locally for information relating to this. Credit card fees and exchange rates are at the discretion of your bank.

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Let's Talk Fitness

At Bunnik Tours, we pride ourselves on our ability to create unique, once in a lifetime small group tours that are filled with incredible experiences you might not be able to have on your own, or in a larger group. However, that does mean aspects of our itineraries can be challenging for some travellers.

We want to make sure all Bunnik Tours travellers enjoy their trip, not struggle through it, so let’s work together to ensure you’re on the right tour for your fitness level.

Fitness to Travel Requirements

Within seven days of making your booking, you will need to complete a Passenger Registration form, which also includes a fitness to travel declaration.

In this declaration, you must confirm you’re able to do the following:

  • Walk for a minimum of 2-3 hours daily at a group pace, on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, often in humid forest areas
  • Regularly walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  • Stand for extended periods of time without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  • Carry your own luggage
  • Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats
  • Manage extended periods of time at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres)

If you do not feel that you can confidently manage all of the requirements set out above, please work with our team of Travel Specialists to find an alternative that is better suited to your current level of fitness.

Please visit our Fitness to Travel page for full details on our fitness policy.

FITNESS TO TRAVEL

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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

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07 May 24
01 Jun 24
$27,995
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10 Sep 24
05 Oct 24
$28,495
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12 Nov 24
07 Dec 24
$28,495
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Additional Information

Valid from
Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide & Brisbane
Other departure cities
Clients ex Hobart add $120pp & Perth add $260pp.
Booking Deposit
$1,000 per person
Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, from $450pp pre-paid
Single Supplement
From $11,525
Visa Information

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Terms & Conditions

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Taxes
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