Wings Over Argentina, Chile & Brazil (2021)

Discover three vibrant nations, experiencing their people, cultures and culinary treasures firsthand, including fine wines, on an active, immersive journey that explores Mendoza’s winelands, Patagonia’s epic landscapes and stunning Iguazu Falls.

Journey Overview

Wings Over the World itineraries feature private charter flights between destinations, allowing you the convenience of visiting remote places with less time spent getting there.

Discover three vibrant nations, experiencing their people, cultures and culinary treasures firsthand, including fine wines, on an active, immersive journey that explores Mendoza’s winelands, Patagonia’s epic landscapes and stunning Iguazu Falls.

Journey Highlights

  • Share a meal with a celebrated wine maker, and set out on a full-day winery experience in Mendoza, featuring a variety of tastings and lunch with wine pairings
  • Relax on private charter flights, saving hours or even days over commercial air routes
  • Choose your own way to explore the rugged, untouched wilderness of Patagonia, including iconic Torres del Paine National Park, with A&K's Design your Day feature
  • Pursue exhilarating activities in scenic surroundings, including horse riding, hiking, biking and kayaking
  • Experience life at an estancia (ranch) outside Buenos Aires and savour a traditional asado (barbecue) lunch
  • Behold magnificent Iguazu Falls from your hotel situated mere steps away; also view the thundering cascades firsthand, from both the Argentinian and Brazilian sides

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Buenos Aires, Argentina

Arrive in Buenos Aires, where you are met and transferred to your hotel, enjoying guaranteed early check-in. Tonight, gather for a cocktail reception and festive welcome dinner.
Four Seasons Hotel Buenos Aires | Meals: D

Day 2: Buenos Aires | Barrios & Tango Culture

Explore cosmopolitan Buenos Aires and its various barrios — each with their own unique character. View some of the city’s modern street art in La Boca and Barracas, which are steeped in art and history, and home to some of the most spectacular murals in the city. This experience provides an in-depth look at the effect of politics, economics and social change on Buenos Aires street art and activism, to help foster a greater understanding of how the city’s history has influenced public expression. Experience a private tango demonstration and lesson from performers at the famed Rojo Tango cabaret. Later, delight in dinner and a tango show at this intimate venue.
Four Seasons Hotel Buenos Aires | Meals: BLD

Day 3: Buenos Aires | Polo and Estancia Traditions

Journey into the countryside, to an estancia, where you have a polo lesson and try your hand at swinging a mallet or opt for a carriage or bicycle ride through the surrounding landscapes instead. For lunch, savour asado (barbeque), a local favourite of Porteños. Afterward, return to your hotel.
Four Seasons Hotel Buenos Aires | Meals: BL

Day 4: Puerto Natales, Patagonia | A Scenic Treasure

This morning, fly south by private charter to Puerto Natales, in windswept Chilean Patagonia, arriving in time for lunch at your luxury hotel. This afternoon, take advantage of the wide range of activities and expeditions available, in varying grades of difficulty and duration. Tonight, dine at your hotel.
The Singular Patagonia | Meals: BLD

Day 5: Puerto Natales | Torres del Paine National Park

Explore the magnificent wilderness of Torres del Paine National Park — a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve renowned for its otherworldly landscape of granite spires and deserted pampas. See firsthand the serrated Torres del Paine mountains and scan their peaks, where you might pick out a soaring Andean condor riding an updraft. After dinner, simply relax or marvel at the Patagonian night sky,
awash with starlight.
The Singular Patagonia | Meals: BLD

Day 6: Puerto Natales | Design Your Day

Today, enjoy one of these Design Your Day activities.

  • Cruise the Patagonian Fjords to Two Glaciers, witnessing their majesty and power up close.
  • Saddle up for a ride at Puerto Consuelo, the first estancia in the region, and meander through the surrounding landscapes at your own pace..
  • Trek to Condor Lookout on Mount Benitez, viewing rock paintings en route, and watching condors in flight.

Additional activity options are also available. Tonight, gather for another dinner accompanied by superb Chilean wines.
The Singular Patagonia | Meals: BL

Day 7: Mendoza, Argentina | Foothills of the Andes

Depart the wilds of Patagonia and fly by private charter to Mendoza, Argentina, where you have lunch with a celebrated local winemaker. Afterward transfer to your hotel, nestled in a 55-acre vineyard. Enjoy dinner at leisure at your hotel.
Cavas Wine Lodge | Meals: BLD

Day 8: Mendoza | Winery Visits with Tastings

Set out on a full-day winery experience that includes visits and tastings at three wineries, enjoying lunch with paired wines at one of them. Tonight, dine at 1884 Restaurante, owned by one of Argentina’s top chefs — a culinary highlight of the journey.
Casa Wine Lodge | Meals: BLD

Day 9: Mendoza | Learning the Secrets if a Local Chef

Today is yours to pursue activities as you desire. Perhaps horseback ride through the local vineyards, mountain bike or do a bit of hiking. A cooking lesson this evening is led by a chef who introduces you to the secrets of Argentinian cuisine. Savour the repast you have created as you relax beside a fire amid the vineyards.
Casa Wine Lodge | Meals: BD

Day 10: Iguazu | Splendours of the Falls

Fly northeast to Iguazu, landing on the Argentine side of Iguazu Falls. Bordering Brazil and Argentina, the falls are located in lush Iguazu National Park — a vast forest that is home to rare birds, such as macaws, toucans and parrots, as well as monkeys, crocodiles, armadillos and the elusive jaguar. Explore the Argentine side of the falls, starting with a train ride. Disembark to trek along pathways to the top of the waterfalls to take in spectacular views and bask in a natural setting filled with orchids, colourful birds and endemic wildlife. Enjoy an exclusive lunch in view of the Dos Hermanos cascades, and then proceed to a suspended platform at the brink of Devil’s Throat, the largest cascade in Iguazu National Park, to experience the immense power of the water up close. After the visit, cross the border to your hotel on the Brazilian side. Tonight, if the sky is clear, enjoy the unique opportunity to explore the falls by moonlight.
Belmond Hotel das Cataratas | Meals: BLD

Day 11: Iguazu | Up Close with Natural Wonders

Today, experience Iguazu Falls from both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides. Thanks to exclusive park access, enter the Brazilian side before regular operating hours, descending on a canyon trail for panoramic views of more than 240 cascades. Then, board a glass elevator to a platform, for a new perspective. Later, a private boat takes you right up to the bottom of the falls to feel the true force of this natural wonder. In the afternoon, make a backstage visit to the Parque des Aves bird sanctuary that includes access to restricted areas and the privileged opportunity to interact with toucans and flamingos, among others. This evening, savour a memorable dinner in the care of a celebrated local chef who takes you on a culinary journey through Brazilian culture.
Belmond Hotel das Cataratas | Meals: BLD

Day 12: Depart São Paulo

After a leisurely morning and lunch at the hotel, fly by private charter to São Paulo, Brazil, where you connect with your international flight.
Meals: BL

Journey Details

Minimum age is 10 years.
First group event: sightseeing at 3:30 p.m. on Day 1.
Last group event: airport assistance in São Paulo on Day 12.

Flight Details: Buenos Aires–Puerto Natales (3 hrs 15 min) | Puerto Natales–Mendoza (3 hrs) | Mendoza–Iguazu Falls (2 hrs 15 min) | Iguazu Falls–São Paulo (1 hr 50 min)
Aircraft: Learjet 45 or comparable (Aircraft and seating configuration subject to change)

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Preferred Accommodation

Preferred Accommodation

This journey features the following Preferred Accommodations:

Four Seasons Buenos Aires

Wings Over Argentina, Chile & Brazil (2021)
A&K Favourite

The Four Seasons brand is synonymous with style and service. Situated in the heart of the exclusive La Recoleta district, this hotel is w ... Read more

The Singular Patagonia

Wings Over Argentina, Chile & Brazil (2021)

This unusual luxury hotel is actually an historic frigorifico (cold storage plant) from the days of Patagonia's thriving sheep trade - th ... Read more

Cavas Wine Lodge, Mendoza

Wings Over Argentina, Chile & Brazil (2021)

Situated in the heart of Argentina's famous wine-producing region and surrounded by many other well-known Argentinean wineries, Cavas Win ... Read more

Hotel das Cataratas, A Belmond Hotel, Foz do Iguaçu

Wings Over Argentina, Chile & Brazil (2021)

The Hotel das Cataratas is a Portuguese-colonial residence and a classic Belmond hotel, redolent with the atmosphere of lazy days loungin ... Read more

Dates & Prices

Journey Dates & Prices

Prices are per person, based on double occupancy

Nov 11, 2021 - Nov 22, 2021
Price AU$51,465pp Single Supplement AU$10,285 Internal Air (From) AU$0 Availability Call for Availability Enquire

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