Head south for an adventure filled with natural splendor and cultural discoveries. Catch an aerial glimpse of majestic blue whales on a private flight over Costa Rica, marvel at Iguassu Falls in Argentina, or uncover the ancient mysteries of Easter Island by bicycle, with a local expert.
MASTER CLASS IN BRAZILIAN ART
Enjoy breakfast atop Rio de Janeiro’s Sugarloaf Mountain. Head to the studio of renowned local artist and author Fabio Sombra for a private tour of Rio’s exclusive contemporary art galleries, then view modernist masterpieces by Burle Marx, Brazil’s foremost landscape architect.
SOARING OVER THE PACIFIC
Soar by private ultra-light plane over the western mountains of Costa Rica as you spot whales and their calves swimming in the warm waters of the Pacific. Fly low for an up-close view of Earth’s largest mammal then return for a gourmet breakfast in celebration of this unforgettable adventure.
INCOMPARABLE IGUASSU FALLS
Start your day with a visit to Iguassu Falls National Park — home of the world’s greatest waterfall system — before the park opens to the public. After a gourmet breakfast, continue on a private boat ride that will take you as close as 10 feet from where the water hits the river below, a spectacular sight that will take your breath away. After your thrilling boat ride, swim below the Salto do Macuco waterfall and then climb aboard a helicopter for a dramatic bird’s-eye view of the Argentinian and Brazilian sides of the falls. Your day ends as you relax by the pool of your luxury hotel, with views of Iguassu Falls in the distance.
BICYCLE ADVENTURE IN EASTER ISLAND
Discover enigmatic Easter Island, located hundreds of miles west of the Chilean coast in one of the world’s most remote destinations. You’ll travel the island by bicycle in the company of a resident expert, get up close to the enigmatic moai statues that populate the island, and learn more about the unique ancient culture of Rapa Nui, the island’s original name. Bike along the coastline to Ahu Tongariki, a well preserved archaeological site with 15 intact statues that date back hundreds of years. Your adventure continues with aswim in a remote lagoon before returning to your five-star lodge, where you’ll enjoy every creature comfort.
A WORLD MADE OF SALT
Experience the largest salt flats in the world, Salar de Uyuni, which span more than 4,000 square miles. In a specially equipped 4×4, you’ll cover different vantage points in and around the salt flats as you hike and explore the stunning landscapes. Enjoy the clear skies, multicolored lagoons, geothermal fields and unforgettable Altiplano landscapes at 12,000 feet over sea level. After your day of discoveries, spend the night in a hotel built with blocks of salt.
For more information or to book your Trip-Of-A-Lifetime, contact Brad Martin at Anywhere Anytime Journeys.
[Cover Photo: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil in twilight with Sugarloaf Mountain. © Can Stock Photo / snehitdesign]