Radiant Rhythms

Oceania Cruise Line on the Sirena

March 21 - April 2, 2018

13 Days / 12 Nights

(From Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro)

 

Buenos Aires, Argentina ∙ Montevideo, Uruguay ∙ Punta Del Este, Uruguay ∙ Rio Grande, Brazil ∙ Porto Belo, Brazil ∙ Sao Paulo (Santos), Brazil ∙ Parati, Brazil ∙ Ilha Grande, Brazil ∙ Buzios, Brazil ∙ Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

Framed by an overnight stay in Buenos Aires, and another in Rio de Janeiro, this journey follows a route revealing the radiant waters, soaring mountains and cultural rhythms of the southeastern coastline of South America..  Be entranced by the hypnotic rhythms of a samba show in Rio de Janeiro, relax on the silvery sands of one of the numerous beautiful beaches of Ilha Grande, don’t miss a trip to the Coffee Museum in the historic city center of Santos, and view treasured artworks and sweeping ocean vistas at Casapueblo in Punta del Este, home of famed Uruguayan artist Carlos Paez Vilaró.

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 Radiant Rhythms

Oceania Cruise Line
on the Sirena

March 21 - April 2, 2018

13 Days / 12 Nights

(From Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro)

 

Day 1

Buenos Aires, Argentina ~ (EMBARK) 1:00 PM

Discover this elegant city and its beautiful surroundings with a tranquil cruise through the Tigre Delta past islands, mansions and English gardens. Visit the pampas and watch gauchos display their extraordinary horsemanship, or enjoy a fabulous tango show in its birthplace.

 

Day 2

Buenos Aires, Argentina ~ Depart 6:00 PM

Explore this charming, cosmopolitan city of parks and colonial architecture. Visit a local vineyard and sample its wines. Or travel to the beautiful Portuguese colonial city of Colonia del Sacramento, first settled in 1680.

 

Day 3

Montevideo, Uruguay ~ 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Explore this charming, cosmopolitan city of parks and colonial architecture. Visit a local vineyard and sample its wines. Or travel to the beautiful Portuguese colonial city of Colonia del Sacramento, first settled in 1680.

 

Day 4

Punta Del Este, Uruguay ~ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Spend the day enjoying this beautiful, chic beach resort, its marinas and interesting shops. See amazing works by Dali, Chagall and Miro at the Ralli Museum. Or venture into the equally stunning countryside and visit a cattle station.

 

Day 5

Rio Grande, Brazil ~ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Explore this lovely old Portuguese city, its gracious squares and beautiful churches. Visit the Museum of Sacred Art and the fascinating oceanographic museum. Or see the vast pampas and feel the gaucho life on a local estancia.

 

Day 6

Cruising the Atlantic Ocean

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Day 7

Porto Belo, Brazil ~ 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Perched on a lovely peninsula in southern Brazil, Porto Belo is revered for its beaches, most especially Bombas and Bombinhas, which share a beautiful emerald-green bay. In fact, the area is called the "Emerald Coast." Diving and snorkeling are spectacular in the nearby Marine Reserve of Arvoredo because warm and cooler waters meet here, attracting an incredible diversity of marine life.

 

Day 8

Sao Paulo (Santos), Brazil ~ 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Journey inland to vibrant São Paulo and see its modern skyscrapers and monuments and visit the beautiful art museum. Or explore charming Santos and its extraordinary botanical garden, including an orchidarium with over 100 flower species and an aviary alive with macaws, toucans and parrots. Take a scenic drive to Guaruja and visit the resort town's fascinating aquarium.


Day 9

Parati, Brazil ~ 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Savor this gem of a historic town with its beautifully preserved Portuguese colonial architecture, charming narrow streets, imposing fort and exquisite churches. Enjoy a leisurely schooner cruise through this group of lush islands past quaint fishing villages and pristine beaches. Stop at a beach to swim, snorkel or just relax.

 

Day 10

Ilha Grande, Brazil ~ 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Enjoy exploring this beautiful island, hiking its trails, kayaking, snorkeling, diving to spectacular sites or simply relaxing on its gorgeous beaches. Savor the dense tropical forest with its diversity of birds, flowers, iguanas, monkeys and myriad wildlife found in this protected reserve.

 

Day 11

Buzios, Brazil ~ 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Considered the St. Tropez of Brazil, Buzios boasts a cosmopolitan style reminiscent of the French Riviera. Sunbathe at one of the twenty beaches, including Azeda Beach with its calm and crystal-clear waters. Horseback riding, fishing, diving and catamaran cruises are also popular. Take a walking tour of the Emerências Reserve, where you'll find exotic plants, bromeliads and even the last golden lion tamarin monkeys in the region. At the Tauá Reserve, see more than 300 species of butterflies and 60 types of birds.

 

Day 12

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ~ Arrive 8:00 AM

Enjoy a scenic cable car ride to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain for its renowned view. Ride the cog railway through dense forest to Corcovado. Visit the lush botanical gardens, see famed Ipanema and Copacabana beaches and take in a thrilling samba show.

 

Day 13

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ~ (DISEMBARK) 8:00 AM

 

Starting from $4,083

(including airfare from most cities)

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