South America with Costa Rica and Panama (NZ)
Expertly planned guided holidays with authentic local dining and unique sightseeing, complete with first class accommodation, transportation and internal air included.
South America with Costa Rica and Panama Expertly planned guided holidays with authentic local dining and unique sightseeing, complete with first class accommodation, transportation and internal air included. 19 Exciting Itineraries to choose from! Sugar Loaf Mountain, Rio de Janeiro South America Itinerary Day Highlights of Peru In the Footsteps of the Incas Conquistadors, Sacred Valleys & Inca Mysteries Land of the Incas Peru’s Andean Explorer t s q s s o o 8 10 12 12 13 10 10 13 14 16 16 EARLY PAYMENT DISCOUNTS BOOK NOW FOR THE BEST DEAL! Book and pay early for these massive savings. Don’t miss out as these discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn. Colourful Trails of Ecuador (with optional Ecuadorian Amazon extension) Impressions of South America Best of South America Patagonian Grand Adventure South America Revealed Cultures & Contrasts of South America Icons of South America s 22 SAVE UP TO 10% SAVE UP TO 7.5% SAVE UP TO 5% Pay in full on or before 31 Oct 2013 Pay in full on or before 31 Jan 2014 Pay in full on or before 30 Apr 2014 Costa Rica & Panama Itinerary Day Panama, The Canal & Beyond (with optional Cartagena extension) Costa Rica Eco Adventure (with optional Guanacaste Beach Extension) Monkeys, Jungles & Volcanoes 8 8 This discount CAN be combined with other discounts where applicable and only applies to the LAND portion of holidays featuring the “Early Payment Discount”* in the price panel. For discounts to apply, holidays must be paid in full by the designated date above. *Blackout departure dates may apply, please check with your Travel Agent or visit www.trafalgar.com at the time of booking. q 8 Pre & Post Extensions Itinerary These symbols indicate: Amazon Extensions (Brazilian & Peruvian) Quito & Galapagos – Santa Cruz & Isabella Easter Island s New Itineraries tTrain Travel x Cruise q Family Experiences o At Leisure Itineraries A sample of some of Trafalgar’s Guided Holidays See full selection online – www.trafalgar.com/nz Colourful Trails of Ecuador 10 days from $2995pp twin share Select departure dates: from 18 Jan to 06 Dec 2014 Experience all that charming and diverse Ecuador has to offer. Visit must-sees like the "Avenue of the Volcanoes" and Cotopaxi National Park. Ride the Devil's Nose Train zigzagging through Ecuador's dramatic topography. Filled with UNESCO World Heritage Sites, National Parks, local touches and insider experiences, this experiential holiday is not to be missed! Optional extensions: 5 day Ecuador Amazon (pre trip) 5 day Galapagos Islands Cruise (post trip) 4 QUITO OTAVALO HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 13,451 ft. 2 Cayambe 2 1 Cruise GALAPAGOS CRUISE 5 Day Optional Post-Trip Extension Cotopaxi National Park Coca 4 ECUADOR AMAZON 5 Day Optional Pre-Trip Extension 1 RIOBAMBA PATATE Baños 1 ECUADOR PERU 1 GUAYAQUIL El Cajas National Park Alausi Ingapirca 2 CUENCA Panama, The Canal & Beyond 8 days from $2495pp twin share Select departure dates: from17 Jan to 19 Dec 2014 Bienvenidos a Panama! Cruise the famous Panama Canal to the Pacific, explore the Gamboa Rainforest aboard an aerial tram ride through the treetops, and ride dugout canoes as you spot toucans and sloths en route to the indiginous community of Embera Puru on this Central America tour. Take flight to David for a two night stay in the beautiful farmed mountain region of Boquete and end your tour in style at Playa Bonita, one of Panama’s most popular beach resorts. BOQUETE GAMBOA Canal Cruise HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 8,200 ft. 3 CARTAGENA EXTENSION 4 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension 2 1 PANAMA CITY COSTA RICA 2 Cerro Punta 2 PLAYA BONITA David PANAMA Nata Santiago Best of South America o 13 days from $6355pp twin share Select departure dates from: 17 Jan to 19 Dec 2014 Get the true insider experience of South America on this expertly planned At Leisure itinerary. Learn to mix the perfect Caipirinha in Rio de Janeiro and enjoy a hotel right on Copacabana Beach. Visit a gemstone workshop to see how gems are transformed into spectacular jewels. Meet an expert winemaker for the ultimate vineyard tour and indulge in hors d'oeuvres while sampling Argentine wines. Spend time enjoying the magnificent Iguassu Falls with panoramic views of this spectacular natural wonder. ECUADOR AMAZON 2 MANAUS 1 HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 2300 ft. 3 PERU BRAZILIAN AMAZON 4 Day Optional Pre-Itinerary Extension BRAZIL BOLIVIA Pacific Ocean RIO DE JANEIRO PARAGUAY 4 CHIL E 2 ARGENTINA URUGUAY IGUASSU FALLS 3 EASTER ISLAND 4 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension Atlantic Ocean BUENOS AIRES 3 SANTIAGO 3 HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 11,000 ft. Land of the Incas 12 days from $5762pp twin share Select departure dates: from 25 Mar to 02 Dec 2014 This journey through Peru encompasses the grand colonial era treasures of Lima and uncovers the ancient Inca archaeological sites of Machu Picchu, Cusco and Plaza de Armas. Explore the quaint local village of Ollantaytambo. Stand in awe as you take in beautiful Sacred Valley, charming Lake Titicaca and cruise the natural wonders of the tranquil Ballestas Islands. BRAZIL 6 GALAPAGOS ISLANDS 7 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension 1 1 2 LIMA PERU MACHU PICCHU PUERTO MALDONADO Train 3 PERUVIAN AMAZON 5 Day Optional Pre-Itinerary Extension 1 2 Ballestas Islands Cruise 1 SACRED VALLEY 2 PARACAS Nazca Lines CUSCO 3 EASTER ISLAND VIA SANTIAGO 4 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension BOLIVIA Juliaca PUNO 2 Lake Titicaca Cruise Open the door to the real South America! Discover a South America adventure packed with unique Insider Experiences beyond anything you could do on your own; visit the amazing floating reed village of Peru’s Uros Indians to see their unique way of life, explore Panama’s Gamboa rainforest with a Smithsonian Institute expert and be the invited guest for lunch at the private mansion of distinguished Peruvian, Dr. Diez Canseco. Always included • First Class hotel accommodation featuring twin rooms and private facilities • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes • The services of a professional multilingual Travel Director throughout your trip • Welcome Reception including light meal and drinks with your Travel Director • In-depth sightseeing with Local Guides in larger cities • Audio headsets for all guided visits and included sightseeing • Travel by luxury air-conditioned coach with reclining seats and onboard restroom Only with Trafalgar A fantastic range of insider experiences that are specific to each itinerary, including: B Be My Guest privately hosted dining with your local hosts G Hidden Treasures sightseeing I Local Specialities – exploring local crafts and traditions l Unique Insights – visiting distinctive places of interest in a region For more information on all our South America itineraries go to www.trafalgar.com/nz Contact your travel agent to book today and save! 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