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
Highlights of Peru
In the Footsteps of the Incas
Conquistadors, Sacred Valleys & Inca Mysteries
Land of the Incas
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 Don’t miss out as these discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn.
SAVE UP TO 10%
Pay in full on or before 31 Oct 2013
SAVE UP TO 7.5% SAVE UP TO 5%
Peru’s Andean Explorer
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
Costa Rica & Panama Itinerary
Pay in full on or before 31 Jan 2014
Panama, The Canal & Beyond (with optional Cartagena extension)
Pay in full on or before 30 Apr 2014
Costa Rica Eco Adventure (with optional Guanacaste Beach Extension)
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.
Monkeys, Jungles & Volcanoes
*Blackout departure dates may apply, please check with your Travel Agent or visit www.trafalgar.com at the time of booking.
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s New Itineraries tTrain Travel x Cruise q Family Experiences o At Leisure Itineraries
Pre & Post Extensions Itinerary
Amazon Extensions (Brazilian & Peruvian) Quito & Galapagos – Santa Cruz & Isabella Easter Island
A sample of some of Trafalgar’s Guided Holidays See full selection online – www.trafalgar.com/nz
Colourful Trails of Ecuador
HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 13,451 ft.
10 days from $2995pp twin share 4
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!
Cotopaxi National Park
GALAPAGOS CRUISE 5 Day Optional Post-Trip Extension
ECUADOR AMAZON 5 Day Optional Pre-Trip Extension
Select departure dates: from 18 Jan to 06 Dec 2014
Optional extensions: 5 day Ecuador Amazon (pre trip) 5 day Galapagos Islands Cruise (post trip)
GUAYAQUIL Ingapirca El Cajas National Park
Panama, The Canal & Beyond
HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 8,200 ft.
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.
CARTAGENA EXTENSION 4 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension
Best of South America o
13 days from $6355pp twin share
MANAUS HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 2300 ft.
BRAZILIAN AMAZON 4 Day Optional Pre-Itinerary Extension
Select departure dates from: 17 Jan to 19 Dec 2014 BOLIVIA
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.
RIO DE JANEIRO
CHIL E 3
EASTER ISLAND 4 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension
Atlantic Ocean URUGUAY
3 HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT 11,000 ft.
Land of the Incas
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS 7 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension
12 days from $5762pp twin share
1 1 2 LIMA
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.
PERU MACHU PICCHU
Ballestas Islands Cruise
PERUVIAN AMAZON 5 Day Optional Pre-Itinerary Extension
1 SACRED VALLEY 2
PARACAS Nazca Lines
EASTER ISLAND VIA SANTIAGO 4 Day Optional Post-Itinerary Extension
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.
Only with Trafalgar
• 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
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
For more information on all our South America itineraries go to www.trafalgar.com/nz
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