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7-Day South America from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires: Santos & Buzios
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7-Day South America from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires: Santos & Buzios

Travvy Awards: Best Cruise Line, Contemporary Category 2019.
Starting From
$ 499 USD
Avg Per Person
Ship Norwegian Star

Start your journey to Buenos Aires with an overnight stay in Rio de Janeiro. It's Saturday night in Rio, are you ready for all the excitement the city's nightlife has to offer? After a good breakfast, continue on your in-depth tour of the "Terra dos Papagaios" or "Land of Parrots" as Brazil is also known, with 3 more ports along the coast including Buzios, Ilha Grande and Santos. From endless beaches, to the Museu do Café - a museum with impressive architecture and exhibits focusing on everything coffee - you'll experience Brazil like never before.

7-Day South America from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires: Santos & Buzios

7-Day South America from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires: Santos & Buzios

Day Cruise Ports Arrive Depart
Day 1 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (EMBARK) --- 5:00 pm
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Day:
    Day 1
  • Arrive:
    ---
  • Depart:
    5:00 pm

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Christ the Redeemer, one of the modern Seven Wonders of the World, stands atop the Corcovado peak. Survey the city from a platform below the 125-foot statue or hop on a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and get a different perspective of Rio and the Christ. Feel a rush to your senses from the awesome activity on world-famous beaches Ipanema and Copacabana. If the quiet side of Rio is what you seek, a visit to the lush botanical garden - home to some 8,000 species - will delight you.
Day 2 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil --- 5:00 pm
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Day:
    Day 2
  • Arrive:
    ---
  • Depart:
    5:00 pm

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Christ the Redeemer, one of the modern Seven Wonders of the World, stands atop the Corcovado peak. Survey the city from a platform below the 125-foot statue or hop on a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and get a different perspective of Rio and the Christ. Feel a rush to your senses from the awesome activity on world-famous beaches Ipanema and Copacabana. If the quiet side of Rio is what you seek, a visit to the lush botanical garden - home to some 8,000 species - will delight you.
Day 3 Buzios, Brazil 8:00 am 8:00 pm
Buzios, Brazil
  • Day:
    Day 3
  • Arrive:
    8:00 am
  • Depart:
    8:00 pm

Buzios, Brazil

Buzios is a land of beaches, with more than 20 in all. Just within walking distance of the tender pier lie the Praia de Armação and the Praia dos Ossos beaches. But if you prefer something a bit more private, head to Praia Tucuns or the Praia dos Amores ("Beach of Love"), popular with romantic couples. A "must" for any visitor to Buzios is a stroll along the mile-long Rua das Pedras, named for its beautiful stones. Lined with shops and restaurants, it's right on the ocean and a great place to enjoy refreshments and to people-watch.
Day 4 Ilha Grande, Brazil 8:00 am 8:00 pm
Ilha Grande, Brazil
  • Day:
    Day 4
  • Arrive:
    8:00 am
  • Depart:
    8:00 pm

Ilha Grande, Brazil

Brazil's third largest island, famed for its tropical scenery and gorgeous beaches, has an unusual history. It was once a leper colony and later a prison. Today the entire island is a protected area and is home to a tiny beachfront town, Vila do Abraão, where cars are banned. With fine-grain sand and clear turquoise waters, the two-mile-long Lopes Mendes Beach is virtually a postcard. Another picture-album sight is Abraão Cove, considered the most beautiful bay on the island.
Day 5 Santos, Brazil 7:00 am 2:00 pm
Santos, Brazil
  • Day:
    Day 5
  • Arrive:
    7:00 am
  • Depart:
    2:00 pm

Santos, Brazil

Located on the island of São Vicente and extending onto the mainland, Santos was built on the wealth of the region's famous high-quality coffee. You can sample some of the beans yourself at one of the numerous local cafes and restaurants whilst exploring the city's historic sites and cultural attractions. Head to one of the region's expansive beaches to soak in relaxation and ocean vistas, or splash around a stunning coral reef with tropical fish and sea turtles at Parque Estadual Marinho da Laje de Santos (Marine State Park of Santos).
Day 6 At Sea --- ---
Day 7 Punta del Este, Uruguay 10:00 am 5:00 pm
Punta del Este, Uruguay
  • Day:
    Day 7
  • Arrive:
    10:00 am
  • Depart:
    5:00 pm

Punta del Este, Uruguay

The Saint-Tropez of Latin America is a favourite summer playground of southernmost South America. Sail the calmer waters or lounge on the beach along a 20-mile shoreline. And witness the big waves breaking at la Brava.
Day 8 Buenos Aires, Argentina (DISEMBARK) 5:30 am ---
Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Day:
    Day 8
  • Arrive:
    5:30 am
  • Depart:
    ---

Buenos Aires, Argentina

See this South American city which boasts vast cultural offerings, fine foods, and quaint cafes. The city that never sleeps lives up to its name with an exciting pulse of energetic people. Visit La Boca, birthplace of Tango. Explore more of Buenos Aries on a South America cruise!

Please Note:

  • Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
  • Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
  • Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.
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