8 days/ 7 nights
Departures: December 26 2015 to January 6th 2016
Places Visited: Punta del Este & Buenos Aires
Have a good time on in one of the most famous beach in Punta del Este . Continue to Buenos Aires, wander down Avenida de Mayo and admire the architecture. Explore the exclusive designer stores and shopping malls in the trendy and elegant neighborhoods Palermo and Recoleta. Bargain at the Sunday Flea Market of San Telmo and stroll around the picturesque La Boca. For an evening of entertainment head down to Plaza Serrano packed with trendy restaurants and bars or catch the spirit of the tango at a Tango Porteno.
- 5 nights at Mantra Resort Hotel in Punta del Este
- Daily breakfast, all transfers, tours with bilingual guides, and local taxes
- Welcome cocktail
- Newspaper delivered to your room
- Access Mantra Beach Club (includes transportation)
- Access to the SPA and tennis courts
- Internet (wi fi and broad band)
- 2 nights at Alvear Art Hotel in Buenos Aires
- 1 half-day Classic City Tour in Buenos Aires
- 1 Dinner & Tango Show at Tango Porteño with tango lesson
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:
- International & Domestic flights
- Meals and drinks other than those mentioned
- Tips or personal expenses
- Travel insurance
- Optional tours and experiences
- Any items not mentioned
* Price Per Person in US$, based on std. room in 5-star accommodations, subject to availability and may change without notice. Airfare not included unless indicated. Please read terms and conditions. Insurance is highly recommended. This is an exclusive promotion through Borello Travel & Tours.
Day 1: Punta del Este
Upon arrival to the airport, private transfer to Mantra Resort Hotel.
Days at Leisure to enjoy the beach and Punta del este attractions
Day 6: Punta del Este / Buenos Aires
Private transfer to Punta del Este airport for flight to Buenos Aires.
Upon arrival in Buenos Aires private transfer to Alvear Art Hotel.
Half-day city tour Three hours at Sightseeing of Buenos Aires, a cosmopolitan city that shows the influence of the numerous herds of immigrants that formed it. The tour starts at the historic Plaza de Mayo Square, scenery of resonant politic manifestations. It is surrounded by the Government House, best known as the "Pink House; the Cabildo (the old City Hall) and the Cathedral. Southwards, we reach the picturesque and colorful port neighborhood of La Boca with its famous street, "Caminito", whose architectonic characteristics and customs reflect the influence of the European citizens that came to these shores in the last years of the 19th century, especially Genoese sailors. The visit continues towards San Telmo, one of the oldest neighborhoods in Buenos Aires, which was also a center of immigrant settles and which keeps most of its architectonic patrimony untouched: its colonial houses, its cobbled streets. The visit then goes on towards the modern and well-off district of Puerto Madero; reaching finally the district of Recoleta, the most sophisticated neighborhood in Buenos Aires.
Return to hotel
Day 7: Buenos Aires
Dinner & Show at Tango Porteño (with a complimentary Tango Lesson). Tango Porteño recreates the golden age of the forties, which is unquestionably known as the reign of the tango, the great Argentinean passion. Here you will travel through time in the glory days of Buenos Aires when tango was enjoyed and breathed in every corner of the city. Tango Porteño is a marvelous space where all the stars of the Golden Age of Tango live together. During the magical decade the great orchestras of Canaro, Fresedo, Piazzolla, De Caro, Gobbi, Biagi, De Angelis, Di Sarli, D´Arienzo, Lomuto, D´Agostino, and of course the unforgettables both Troilo and Pugliese developed to their full potential in a wholesome but demanding rivalry and challenged each other at the Chanteclair, Marabú, Tabaris, Tibidabo and many other ballrooms. The meticulous scenery and costumes at the Tango Porteño create the ultimate framework to transport you to that enchanting time when all Buenos Aires was Tango - an unforgettable experience.
Day 08: Buenos Aires
At appropriate time private transfer to the airport to take flight back home.
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Tour descriptions and approximate times are for informational purposes only. Some places described may be substituted and/or approximate times may be subject to change, due to unexpected circumstances or weather conditions.