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 (27th September 2021)

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 (28th September 2021)
Day 3 - Oaxaca (29th September 2021)
Day 4 - San Cristobal de las Casas (30th September 2021)
Day 5 - San Cristobal de las Casas (1st October 2021)
Day 6 - San Cristobal de las Casas (2nd October 2021)
Day 7 - Frontera Corozal (3rd October 2021)
Day 8 - Palenque (4th October 2021)
Day 9 - Palenque (5th October 2021)
Day 10 - Merida (6th October 2021)
Day 11 - Tulum (7th October 2021)
Day 12 - Tulum (8th October 2021)
Day 13 - Caye Caulker (9th October 2021)
Day 14 - Caye Caulker (10th October 2021)
Day 15 - Caye Caulker (11th October 2021)
Day 16 - San Ignacio (12th October 2021)
Day 17 - San Ignacio (13th October 2021)
Day 18 - San Ignacio (14th October 2021)
Day 19 - Tikal (15th October 2021)
Day 20 - Poptun (16th October 2021)
Day 21 - Poptun (17th October 2021)
Day 22 - Rio Dulce (18th October 2021)
Day 23 - Rio Dulce (19th October 2021)
Day 24 - San Andres Itzapa (20th October 2021)
Day 25 - Panajachel (21st October 2021)
Day 26 - Panajachel (22nd October 2021)
Day 27 - Antigua (23rd October 2021)
Day 28 - Antigua (24th October 2021)
Day 29 - Cerro Verde NP (25th October 2021)
Day 30 - Suchitoto (26th October 2021)
Day 31 - Suchitoto (27th October 2021)
Day 32 - Copan (28th October 2021)
Day 33 - Copan (29th October 2021)
Day 34 - Roatan (30th October 2021)
Day 35 - Roatan (31st October 2021)
Day 36 - Roatan (1st November 2021)
Day 37 - Lake Yojoa (2nd November 2021)
Day 38 - Somoto (3rd November 2021)
Day 39 - Leon (4th November 2021)
Day 40 - Leon (5th November 2021)
Day 41 - Granada (6th November 2021)
Day 42 - Granada (7th November 2021)
Day 43 - Isla de Ometepe (8th November 2021)
Day 44 - Isla de Ometepe (9th November 2021)
Day 45 - La Fortuna (10th November 2021)
Day 46 - La Fortuna (11th November 2021)
Day 47 - Monteverde (12th November 2021)
Day 48 - Monteverde (13th November 2021)
Day 49 - Manuel Antonio NP (14th November 2021)
Day 50 - Manuel Antonio NP (15th November 2021)
Day 51 - Boquete (16th November 2021)
Day 52 - Boquete (17th November 2021)
Day 53 - Camino Real (18th November 2021)
Day 54 - Panama City (19th November 2021)
Day 55 - Cartagena (20th November 2021)
Day 56 - Cartagena (21st November 2021)
Day 57 - Cartagena (22nd November 2021)
Day 58 - Tayrona NP (23rd November 2021)
Day 59 - Tayrona NP (24th November 2021)
Day 60 - Lorica (25th November 2021)
Day 61 - Lorica (26th November 2021)
Day 62 - Medellin (27th November 2021)
Day 63 - Medellin (28th November 2021)
Day 64 - Medellin (29th November 2021)
Day 65 - Manizales (30th November 2021)
Day 66 - Salento (1st December 2021)
Day 67 - Salento (2nd December 2021)
Day 68 - Salento (3rd December 2021)
Day 69 - Popayan (4th December 2021)
Day 70 - Popayan (5th December 2021)
Day 71 - Ipiales (6th December 2021)
Day 72 - Otavalo (7th December 2021)
Day 73 - Quito (8th December 2021)
Day 74 - Quito (9th December 2021)
Day 75 - Ecuadorian Amazon (10th December 2021)
Day 76 - Ecuadorian Amazon (11th December 2021)
Day 77 - Ecuadorian Amazon (12th December 2021)
Day 78 - Rio Verde (13th December 2021)
Day 79 - Rio Verde (14th December 2021)
Day 80 - Rio Verde (15th December 2021)
Day 81 - Chugchilán (16th December 2021)
Day 82 - Chugchilán (17th December 2021)
Day 83 - Cuenca (18th December 2021)
Day 84 - Cuenca (19th December 2021)
Day 85 - Punta Sal (20th December 2021)
Day 86 - Punta Sal (21st December 2021)
Day 87 - Huanchaco (22nd December 2021)
Day 88 - Huanchaco (23rd December 2021)
Day 89 - Huaraz (24th December 2021)
Day 90 - Huaraz (25th December 2021)
Day 91 - Huaraz (26th December 2021)
Day 92 - Lima (27th December 2021)
Day 93 - Lima (28th December 2021)
Day 94 - Huacachina (29th December 2021)
Day 95 - Nazca (30th December 2021)
Day 96 - Puerto Inca (31st December 2021)
Day 97 - Arequipa (1st January 2022)
Day 98 - Arequipa (2nd January 2022)
Day 99 - Chivay (3rd January 2022)
Day 100 - Chivay (4th January 2022)
Day 101 - Raqchi (5th January 2022)
Day 102 - Cuzco (6th January 2022)
Day 103 - Cuzco (7th January 2022)
Day 104 - Inca Trail (8th January 2022)
Day 105 - Inca Trail (9th January 2022)
Day 106 - Inca Trail (10th January 2022)
Day 107 - Inca Trail (11th January 2022)
Day 108 - Cuzco (12th January 2022)
Day 109 - Cuzco (13th January 2022)
Day 110 - Puno (14th January 2022)
Day 111 - Isla del Sol (15th January 2022)
Day 112 - Copacabana (16th January 2022)
Day 113 - La Paz (17th January 2022)
Day 114 - La Paz (18th January 2022)
Day 115 - La Paz (19th January 2022)
Day 116 - Potosi (20th January 2022)
Day 117 - Uyuni (21st January 2022)
Day 118 - Uyuni (22nd January 2022)
Day 119 - Altiplano (23rd January 2022)
Day 120 - San Pedro de Atacama (24th January 2022)
Day 121 - San Pedro de Atacama (25th January 2022)
Day 122 - Purmamarca (26th January 2022)
Day 123 - Salta (27th January 2022)
Day 124 - Salta (28th January 2022)
Day 125 - En route (29th January 2022)
Day 126 - Cafayate (30th January 2022)
Day 127 - Cafayate (31st January 2022)
Day 128 - Recreo (1st February 2022)
Day 129 - Estancia (2nd February 2022)
Day 130 - Estancia (3rd February 2022)
Day 131 - Estancia (4th February 2022)
Day 132 - Buenos Aires (5th February 2022)
Day 133 - Buenos Aires (6th February 2022)
Day 134 - Buenos Aires (7th February 2022)
Day 135 - Buenos Aires (8th February 2022)
Day 136 - Yapeyu (9th February 2022)
Day 137 - Foz do Iguacu (10th February 2022)
Day 138 - Foz do Iguacu (11th February 2022)
Day 139 - Foz do Iguacu (12th February 2022)
Day 140 - Bonito (13th February 2022)
Day 141 - Bonito (14th February 2022)
Day 142 - Bonito (15th February 2022)
Day 143 - Pantanal (16th February 2022)
Day 144 - Pantanal (17th February 2022)
Day 145 - Campo Grande (18th February 2022)
Day 146 - Brotas (19th February 2022)
Day 147 - Brotas (20th February 2022)
Day 148 - Paraty (21st February 2022)
Day 149 - Paraty (22nd February 2022)
Day 150 - Paraty (23rd February 2022)
Day 151 - Rio de Janeiro (24th February 2022)
Day 152 - Rio de Janeiro (25th February 2022)
Day 153 - Rio de Janeiro (26th February 2022)
Day 154 - Rio de Janeiro (27th February 2022)
Day 155 - Rio de Janeiro (28th February 2022)
Day 156 - Rio de Janeiro (1st March 2022)
Day 157 - Rio de Janeiro (2nd March 2022)

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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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