32 days in South America Itinerary

32 days in South America Itinerary

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32 days in South America Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv, Israel
Fly:  27​h
1
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
2
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 4 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
3
Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 2 nights
+2
bus + shuttle + Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + shuttle:  7​h 15​min
6
Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
7
Santiago, Chile
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
8
Cusco, Peru
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + train:  3​h 15​min
9
Machu Picchu, Peru
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  28​h
End: Tel Aviv, Israel

4
nights
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil

Fernando de Noronha ©
With 21 lush islands scattered among pristine waters in the Atlantic Ocean, a Fernando de Noronha holiday is well worth the effort it takes to get there.
Fernando de Noronha is known for beaches, museums, outdoors, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Baia do Sancho, tour the pleasant surroundings at Atalaia Beach, and head outdoors with Baia dos Porcos.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Fernando de Noronha itinerary app .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Fernando de Noronha is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Fernando de Noronha Time (FNT) is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Tel Aviv in March, expect Fernando de Noronha to be a bit warmer, temps between 35°C and 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos

4
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, parks, museums, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Corcovado Christ the Redeemer, take a stroll through Santa Teresa, stroll through Parque Lage, and enjoy the sand and surf at Pedra do Arpoador.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro holiday maker app .

Traveling by flight from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro takes 8 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Corcovado Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

3
nights
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Sao Paulo is known for museums, shopping, parks, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ibirapuera Park, wander the streets of Jardins District, pick up some local products at Mercadao - Sao Paulo Municipal Market, and explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Sao Paulo travel tool .

Getting from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rio de Janeiro in March, with highs in Sao Paulo at 32°C and lows at 22°C. On the 20th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

#Neighborhoods, #Museums, #Shopping
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Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Ibirapuera Park ©
Ibirapuera Park
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): admire the engineering at Iguazu Falls.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Foz do Iguacu online vacation builder .

Getting from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Foz do Iguacu are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

#Parks, #Nature
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls

4
nights
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires ©
Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Buenos Aires is known for nightlife, historic sites, museums, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio Barolo, explore the world behind art at Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires, and shop like a local with Puerto Madero.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Buenos Aires vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Foz do Iguacu to Buenos Aires by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in March, expect nights in Buenos Aires to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are little chillier, around 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Mon) before leaving for Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

#Neighborhoods, #Shopping, #Historic Sites
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Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Recoleta Cemetery ©
Recoleta Cemetery

2
nights
Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina

Los Glaciares National Park ©
A World Heritage Site, Los Glaciares National Park contains a giant ice cap that feeds 47 vast glaciers.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): make a trip to Parque Nacional Los Glaciares and then explore the striking landscape at Perito Moreno Glacier.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Los Glaciares National Park trip maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Buenos Aires to Los Glaciares National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. While traveling from Buenos Aires, expect colder days and little chillier nights in Los Glaciares National Park, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

#Parks, #Nature

Side Trip

Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
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Perito Moreno Glacier ©
Perito Moreno Glacier
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

4
nights
Santiago, Chile

Santiago ©
Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Santiago is known for parks, museums, shopping, historic sites, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cerro Santa Lucia, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cerro San Cristobal, ponder the world of politics at Ex Congreso Nacional, and steep yourself in history at Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Santiago travel planner.

Fly from Los Glaciares National Park to Santiago in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Glaciares National Park to Santiago is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Santiago

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 1:
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Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino ©
Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino
Cerro Santa Lucia ©
Cerro Santa Lucia
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill

3
nights
Cusco, Peru

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Cusco is known for historic sites, museums, classes, trails, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Sacsayhuaman, steep yourself in history at Plaza de Armas, examine the collection at Pre-Columbian Art Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Company of Jesus Church.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cusco travel route app .

Traveling by flight from Santiago to Cusco takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Chile Time (CLT) to Peru Time (PET) is minus 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Machu Picchu.

Things to do in Cusco

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums

Side Trips

Sacred Valley of the Incas, Choquequirao Archeological Park
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Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Plaza de Armas ©
Plaza de Armas
Choquequirao Archeological Park ©
Choquequirao Archeological Park

3
nights
Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu ©
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu and then examine the collection at Museo de Sitio Manuel Chavez Ballon. On the next day, make a trip to Intipuncu, delve into the distant past at Winay Wayna, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Phutuq K'usi.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Machu Picchu trip itinerary builder .

You can take a train from Cusco to Machu Picchu in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Machu Picchu

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 7:
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Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu ©
Winay Wayna ©
Winay Wayna
Intipuncu ©
Intipuncu

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