BUENOS AIRES & IBERA SWAMPS – 7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS
Capital and Wetlands
Activity Level Moderate
Starting with Buenos Aires that combines the European style with the Latin American spirit.
In this tour, you will discover its characteristics, its history, its architecture, its culture and its best stories.
With an extension of 1.400.000 hectares, the Iberá Swamps are the second largest wetland in South America. These crystalline waters are inhabited by the Golden Fish and other species that make Corrientes a more than interesting destination for sport fishing fans. Its nature diversity is suitable for many different activities: rural tourism, walks, bike rides, horse riding, sulky or carriage rides, trekking, mountain bike, 4x4 rides, photographic safaris, nature sightseeing. Its waters are perfect for nautical sports like: sailing, canoeing, rubber boats, kayaking, water ski, jet ski or windsurf. Visitors willing to discover the spirit of this magic province should not miss the Gaucho Culture, the Guaraní Heritage, the chipá, its typical chamamé dance or its carnivals
- All services, transfers and excursions detailed in the itinerary, in regular or private services as it is specified with English speaking guide;
- 06 Nights’ accommodation as its described in the itinerary in the mentioned hotels or similar, according to availability at the moment of the booking request;
- International flights;
- Entrance fees;
- National Flights (please ask)
- Meals and services not mentioned in the programme;
- Early check in/Late check-out at hotels (except where it is specified);
- Optional tours;
- Any kind of insurances.
Arrival in Buenos Aires, welcome at the airport and private transfer from Ezeiza International Airport to the hotel with English Speaking guide. Overnight in Buenos Aires, standard room.
BUENOS AIRES - TANGO SHOW
After breakfast, Half Day Buenos Aires City Tour (SIB) We will visit Buenos Aires’ most traditional and picturesque points. Buenos Aires is a city that combines the European style with the Latin American spirit. In this tour, you will discover its characteristics, its history, its architecture, its culture and its best stories. We will visit the center of the city, San Telmo, La Boca, Puerto Madero and Palermo, with stops in Plaza de Mayo, Caminito and La Recoleta. Afternoon return to the hotel. Overnight in Buenos Aires, standard room. (B, D)
BUENOS AIRES- IBERA WETLANDS
Morning private transfer from the hotel to the airport (without guide). Flight to Posadas (it is not included). Arrival in Posadas, welcome at the airport and private transfer to Ibera Wetlands Lodge. The journey of 210 km is made in 3 hours. Approx. They are 90 km of asphalt + 120 km of sand road inside the Nature Reserve. Transfers only use 4X4 vehicles for access to the Nature Reserve. Arrival at Ibera Lodge, Coffee break , Welcome drink with “Chipa correntino” (regional pastry) and Dinner at the Lodge. Overnight in Ibera Wetlands ( Colonia Pellegrini town), standard room. (B,D)
Breakfast. Morning Outing: GUIDED OUTING IN MOTORBOAT FOR WILD FAUNA WATCHING. Lunch in the open dinning room overlooking the blue lagoon. Relax & Leisure. Coffee break Afternoon Outing: GUIDED TREKKING IN THE FOREST. VISIT TO THE INTERPRETATION CENTER. “Asado” at the Lodge - Overnight in Ibera Wetlands ( Colonia Pellegrini town), standard room. (B,L,D)
Breakfast. Morning Outing: 2nd GUIDED OUTING IN MOTORBOAT FOR WILD FAUNA WATCHING. Lunch in the open dinning room overlooking the blue lagoon. Relax & Leisure Coffee break Afternoon Outing: GUIDED TREKKING THROUGH GRASSLANDS & SABANA “PASO CLARO” or “CAMBA TRAPO”. OPTION 1: NIGHT SAFARI TREKKING (No other outing in the afternoon). OPTION 2: GUIDED HORSE BACK RIDING IN THE MARSHES guided by one of the first rangers of the Reserve- only for experts. (As the only Outing on the day, with free morning or afternoon). Dinner at the Lodge. * Options for birdwatchers, photographers, naturalists and walkers: LONG TREKKING THROUGH THE GRASSLANDS & SABANA and Palm trees Forest with Pic- Nic in the Wild (lunch box) (Returning in the afternoon – It´s the only one Outing of the day ) Overnight in Ibera Wetlands (Colonia Pellegrini town), standard room. (B,L,D)
IBERA WETLANDS – POSADAS – BUENOS AIRES
Breakfast. Morning Outing: GUIDED OUTING IN MOTORBOAT WITH SHORT TREKKING FOR WILD FAUNA WATCHING Relax & Leisure Lunch in the open dinning room overlooking the blue lagoon. Coffee break Late Check Out – in the afternoon. Transfer to Posadas Airport (3 hours approx.) (*)The Outings Programming is organized exclusively by our Guide Coordinator, according to season, weather conditions and the timetable set up in each area by the `Ibera Natural Reserve authorities’. Flight to Buenos Aires (it is not included). Arrival in Buenos Aires and private transfer from Jorge Newbery National Airport to the hotel (without guide). Overnight in Buenos Aires, standard room. (B)
BUENOS AIRES - DEPARTURE
Breakfast and private transfer from the Hotel to Ezeiza International Airport (without guide).