Central & South American Explorer with Carnival

Mexico City - Rio de Janeiro

157 days through Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Panama, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Chile, Brazil
FROM: $13715 USD + 5,620 USD Kitty
Transport:
US Style School Bus, Boat, Flight, Taxi, Overland Expedition Vehicle, Jeep, Private Bus, Train, Local Bus, Canoe, Metro
Crew:
Two Dragoman Crew Members, Local Guides where necessary
Accom:
Comfortable Hotel 57 nights
Camping 38 nights
Basic Hotel 27 nights
Multishare Hostel 24 nights
Hammocks 2 nights
Guesthouse 2 nights
Homestay 1 night
Wild Camp 5 nights
Meals:
Breakfasts x 95, Lunches x 58, Dinners x 52
Physical:
Lifestyle:
Code:
CMAR
Deposit:
$870 USD per person
Foreign Travel Advice
This 157 day overland tour journeys from Mexico City to Rio de Janeiro through Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Panama, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Chile, Brazil
Immerse yourself in chaotic Mexico city
Tour the Zapotec capital of Monte Alban near Oaxaca
Journey to San Cristobal des casas, the heart of Mayan culture
Head on a boat trip along the breathtaking Sumidero Canyon
Take a boat trip to the remote Mayan ruins at Yaxchilan
Guided tour of the magnificent ruins of Palenque
Guided tour around the famous Chichen Itza
Explore the cliff top Toltec Ruins of Tulum
3 nights on Belize island of Caye Caulker
2 night stay in a forest eco lodge at San Ignacio for optional jungle activities

Take a guided tour around the ruined Zapotec capital of Monte Alban near Oaxaca

Head on a boat trip along the breathtaking Sumidero Canyon

Take a boat trip out for a guided tour of the stunning and remote Mayan ruins at Yaxchilán

Take a fascinating guided tour around the magnificent ruined city of Palenque deep in the Mexican jungle including time to freely explore the excellent on-site museum

Visit the spectacular Chichen Itza Mayan ruins on a guided tour one of the New Seven Wonders of the World centred around the world-famous pyramid of El Castillo

Day 1 - Mexico City (14th September 2020)

Border information: if joining in Mexico City, you will most likely enter Mexico at Mexico City Benito Juárez International Airport (IATA code MEX).

There will be an important group meeting at 18:00 at the joining hotel - please look out at the hotel reception for a note from your leader with more details about this important meeting.

The rest of the day is free to explore Mexico's incredible capital and to take part in some optional activities. Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Mexico City before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Mexico City.


Accommodation: Comfortable Hotel


Daily Activities

Optional Activities

Visit the beautiful Palacio de Bellas Artes and see it's immense murals by world-famous Mexican artists such as Diego Riviera

Entrance: 70 MXN

Freely explore the colossal Chapultepec Park one of the world's largest urban green spaces and a cultural hotspot where you can often see the pole-swinging 'Volador' dancers

Entrance: Free

See Mexico City's famous traditional mariachi bands in the evening around Garibaldi Square

Entrance: 150 MXN

Visit some of Mexico City's most important museums and galleries such as the old house of the iconic artist Frida Kahlo the former home of revolutionary Leon Trotsky and the Museo Dolores Olmedo art gallery

Entrance: 75 MXN

Get an unrivalled view over the centre of Mexico City from the observation deck of the stunning Revolution Monument

Entrance: Free

Explore the magnificent ancient Mesoamerican ruins of Teotihuacan near Mexico City

Entrance: 75 MXN

Day 2 - Oaxaca (15th September 2020)
Day 3 - Oaxaca (16th September 2020)
Day 4 - San Cristobal de las Casas (17th September 2020)
Day 5 - San Cristobal de las Casas (18th September 2020)
Day 6 - San Cristobal de las Casas (19th September 2020)
Day 7 - Frontera Corozal (20th September 2020)
Day 8 - Palenque (21st September 2020)
Day 9 - Palenque (22nd September 2020)
Day 10 - Merida (23rd September 2020)
Day 11 - Tulum (24th September 2020)
Day 12 - Tulum (25th September 2020)
Day 13 - Caye Caulker (26th September 2020)
Day 14 - Caye Caulker (27th September 2020)
Day 15 - Caye Caulker (28th September 2020)
Day 16 - San Ignacio (29th September 2020)
Day 17 - San Ignacio (30th September 2020)
Day 18 - San Ignacio (1st October 2020)
Day 19 - Tikal (2nd October 2020)
Day 20 - Poptun (3rd October 2020)
Day 21 - Poptun (4th October 2020)
Day 22 - Rio Dulce (5th October 2020)
Day 23 - Rio Dulce (6th October 2020)
Day 24 - San Andres Itzapa (7th October 2020)
Day 25 - Panajachel (8th October 2020)
Day 26 - Panajachel (9th October 2020)
Day 27 - Antigua (10th October 2020)
Day 28 - Antigua (11th October 2020)
Day 29 - Cerro Verde NP (12th October 2020)
Day 30 - Suchitoto (13th October 2020)
Day 31 - Suchitoto (14th October 2020)
Day 32 - Copan (15th October 2020)
Day 33 - Copan (16th October 2020)
Day 34 - Roatan (17th October 2020)
Day 35 - Roatan (18th October 2020)
Day 36 - Roatan (19th October 2020)
Day 37 - Lake Yojoa (20th October 2020)
Day 38 - Somoto (21st October 2020)
Day 39 - Leon (22nd October 2020)
Day 40 - Leon (23rd October 2020)
Day 41 - Granada (24th October 2020)
Day 42 - Granada (25th October 2020)
Day 43 - Isla de Ometepe (26th October 2020)
Day 44 - Isla de Ometepe (27th October 2020)
Day 45 - La Fortuna (28th October 2020)
Day 46 - La Fortuna (29th October 2020)
Day 47 - Monteverde (30th October 2020)
Day 48 - Monteverde (31st October 2020)
Day 49 - Manuel Antonio NP (1st November 2020)
Day 50 - Manuel Antonio NP (2nd November 2020)
Day 51 - Boquete (3rd November 2020)
Day 52 - Boquete (4th November 2020)
Day 53 - Camino Real (5th November 2020)
Day 54 - Panama City (6th November 2020)
Day 55 - Cartagena (7th November 2020)
Day 56 - Cartagena (8th November 2020)
Day 57 - Cartagena (9th November 2020)
Day 58 - Tayrona NP (10th November 2020)
Day 59 - Tayrona NP (11th November 2020)
Day 60 - Lorica (12th November 2020)
Day 61 - Lorica (13th November 2020)
Day 62 - Medellin (14th November 2020)
Day 63 - Medellin (15th November 2020)
Day 64 - Medellin (16th November 2020)
Day 65 - Manizales (17th November 2020)
Day 66 - Salento (18th November 2020)
Day 67 - Salento (19th November 2020)
Day 68 - Salento (20th November 2020)
Day 69 - Popayan (21st November 2020)
Day 70 - Popayan (22nd November 2020)
Day 71 - Ipiales (23rd November 2020)
Day 72 - Otavalo (24th November 2020)
Day 73 - Quito (25th November 2020)
Day 74 - Quito (26th November 2020)
Day 75 - Ecuadorian Amazon (27th November 2020)
Day 76 - Ecuadorian Amazon (28th November 2020)
Day 77 - Ecuadorian Amazon (29th November 2020)
Day 78 - Rio Verde (30th November 2020)
Day 79 - Rio Verde (1st December 2020)
Day 80 - Rio Verde (2nd December 2020)
Day 81 - Chugchilán (3rd December 2020)
Day 82 - Chugchilán (4th December 2020)
Day 83 - Cuenca (5th December 2020)
Day 84 - Cuenca (6th December 2020)
Day 85 - Punta Sal (7th December 2020)
Day 86 - Punta Sal (8th December 2020)
Day 87 - Huanchaco (9th December 2020)
Day 88 - Huanchaco (10th December 2020)
Day 89 - Huaraz (11th December 2020)
Day 90 - Huaraz (12th December 2020)
Day 91 - Huaraz (13th December 2020)
Day 92 - Lima (14th December 2020)
Day 93 - Lima (15th December 2020)
Day 94 - Huacachina (16th December 2020)
Day 95 - Nazca (17th December 2020)
Day 96 - Puerto Inca (18th December 2020)
Day 97 - Arequipa (19th December 2020)
Day 98 - Arequipa (20th December 2020)
Day 99 - Chivay (21st December 2020)
Day 100 - Chivay (22nd December 2020)
Day 101 - Raqchi (23rd December 2020)
Day 102 - Cuzco (24th December 2020)
Day 103 - Cuzco (25th December 2020)
Day 104 - Inca Trail (26th December 2020)
Day 105 - Inca Trail (27th December 2020)
Day 106 - Inca Trail (28th December 2020)
Day 107 - Inca Trail (29th December 2020)
Day 108 - Cuzco (30th December 2020)
Day 109 - Cuzco (31st December 2020)
Day 110 - Puno (1st January 2021)
Day 111 - Isla del Sol (2nd January 2021)
Day 112 - Copacabana (3rd January 2021)
Day 113 - La Paz (4th January 2021)
Day 114 - La Paz (5th January 2021)
Day 115 - La Paz (6th January 2021)
Day 116 - Potosi (7th January 2021)
Day 117 - Uyuni (8th January 2021)
Day 118 - Uyuni (9th January 2021)
Day 119 - Altiplano (10th January 2021)
Day 120 - San Pedro de Atacama (11th January 2021)
Day 121 - San Pedro de Atacama (12th January 2021)
Day 122 - Purmamarca (13th January 2021)
Day 123 - Salta (14th January 2021)
Day 124 - Salta (15th January 2021)
Day 125 - En route (16th January 2021)
Day 126 - Cafayate (17th January 2021)
Day 127 - Cafayate (18th January 2021)
Day 128 - Recreo (19th January 2021)
Day 129 - Estancia (20th January 2021)
Day 130 - Estancia (21st January 2021)
Day 131 - Estancia (22nd January 2021)
Day 132 - Buenos Aires (23rd January 2021)
Day 133 - Buenos Aires (24th January 2021)
Day 134 - Buenos Aires (25th January 2021)
Day 135 - Buenos Aires (26th January 2021)
Day 136 - Yapeyu (27th January 2021)
Day 137 - Foz do Iguacu (28th January 2021)
Day 138 - Foz do Iguacu (29th January 2021)
Day 139 - Foz do Iguacu (30th January 2021)
Day 140 - Bonito (31st January 2021)
Day 141 - Bonito (1st February 2021)
Day 142 - Bonito (2nd February 2021)
Day 143 - Pantanal (3rd February 2021)
Day 144 - Pantanal (4th February 2021)
Day 145 - Campo Grande (5th February 2021)
Day 146 - Brotas (6th February 2021)
Day 147 - Brotas (7th February 2021)
Day 148 - Paraty (8th February 2021)
Day 149 - Paraty (9th February 2021)
Day 150 - Paraty (10th February 2021)
Day 151 - Rio de Janeiro (11th February 2021)
Day 152 - Rio de Janeiro (12th February 2021)
Day 153 - Rio de Janeiro (13th February 2021)
Day 154 - Rio de Janeiro (14th February 2021)
Day 155 - Rio de Janeiro (15th February 2021)
Day 156 - Rio de Janeiro (16th February 2021)
Day 157 - Rio de Janeiro (17th February 2021)

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14 Sep 20 Mexico City
17 Feb 21 Rio de Janeiro
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27 Sep 21 Mexico City
02 Mar 22 Rio de Janeiro

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