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MUSIC BRAZIL AND ARGENTINA Rhythms of South America On this music-themed holiday see the iconic attractions of Rio de Janeiro during a three-night stay then head to the magnificent Iguazu Falls for a further two nights before your tour concludes in Argentina with a four-night stay in Buenos Aires. 10 nights from £2799 Including optional travel insurance or from £2728 without insurance§ Departing: September 20, 2020. Holiday code: AJ197 This Special Interest tour includes: · Expert Host · Saga Tour Manager · Included themed activities · Expert Host Talks · Hosted welcome drinks reception · Meet and greet with expert host · Leisure time · 20kg checked-in luggage · Free hotel Wi-Fi · Hotel porterage · Optional travel insurance underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK · Return flights and transfers Plus this holiday features: NEW Picture yourself at Iguazu Falls Christ the Redeemer stands watch over Rio Move to the rhythms of South America 8 nights in hotels and 2 in flight 10 meals: 8 breakfasts and 2 dinners Excursions and visits: Trip to the Corcovado Mountain and Statue of Christ the Redeemer Tour to the Olympic Boulevard and museum visit in Rio de Janeiro Dance class at Carlinhos de Jesus Samba experience including dance and percussion class Visit Brazil's beautiful Iguazu Falls and ride aboard the Ecological Jungle Train in Argentina's Iguazú National Park Tour of Buenos Aires with expert talk, dinner at a restaurant and a tango performance Private tango lesson and visit to an authentic Milonga club l l l l l l l Accommodation... Arena Copacabana Hotel (4*), Rio de Janeiro · Recanto Cataratas Hotel (4*), Foz do Iguaçu · Hotel Kenton Palace Buenos Aires (4*) Day 1: UK-Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. After taking our included UK door-to-door travel service, fly overnight from the UK to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Day 2: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Arrive in the morning and transfer to your hotel for the next three nights. Enjoy a welcome drinks reception this evening. Day 3: Corcovado Mountain. Enjoy spectacular views as you ascend the Corcovado Mountain via a cogwheel train this morning. At the summit stand beside the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer overlooking the bay. Afterwards, view the beautiful beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema. This afternoon an included excursion lifts the lid on the carnival with a welcoming caipirinha before a guided tour at the Grande Rio Samba School, and a dance and percussion workshop. B Day 4: Rio's Olympic Boulevard. Prior to hosting the 2016 Olympic games, Rio underwent considerable revitalisation which you'll see today. Plus visit the Museum of Art and the Museum of Tomorrow ­ regarded as one of the world's most extraordinary buildings. This afternoon transfer to the dance school of Casa da Dançafor a group lesson. B Day 5: Rio de JaneiroFoz do Iguaçu. Perhaps join an optional half-day excursion to Sugar Loaf Mountain before flying to Foz do Iguaçu where you stay for two nights. The city sits near Iguazu Falls, one of the world's widest waterfalls spanning the borders of Brazil and Argentina. B Day 6: Foz do Iguaçu. Enjoy a guided tour of the Brazilian side of the Falls. Next you'll head to Argentina's Iguazú National Park where you'll see more of the falls and take the Ecological Jungle Train to the `The Devil's Throat' observation point. B Day 7: Foz do Iguacu-Buenos Aires. Fly to Buenos Aires where you spend the next three nights. An evening optional excursion steps inside an authentic Peña with its local dancers. B Day 8: Buenos Aires. Enjoy an included sightseeing tour of Buenos Aires where highlights include the Plaza de Mayo, the Presidential Palace, cathedral and Plaza del Congreso. Drive around the Italian quarter of La Boca where you'll be joined onboard by a local professional dancer, who will talk about tango traditions. This evening there's a one-hour private lesson at a dance studio, with a visit to a Milonga club. B Day 9: Buenos Aires. Spend the day as you choose before dinner and a tango performance at a local restaurant this evening. B, D Day 10: Buenos Aires-UK. Enjoy today at leisure or join an optional dance lesson. Later transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to the UK. B Day 11: UK. Arrive in the morning for your included UK door-to-door travel service. Rhythms of South America. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, with flights from Heathrow to Rio de Janeiro with the scheduled services of LATAM, and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £71 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights. For sole occupancy rooms, to travel from a local airport or to take advantage of our flight upgrade deals (all subject to availability and extra charges may apply) please visit saga.co.uk/holidays or call for further details. See enclosed Essential Information. To book see page 99 and call FREE on 0800 302 9722 or visit saga.co.uk/special-interest Please quote SPNT9 67