Be one of the first to sail on Azamara's brand new ship, Azamara Pursuit as you travel between the two vibrant South American cities of Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires.
• Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
• Ilhabela, Brazil
• Sao Paulo, Brazil
• Punta del Este, Uruguay
• Montevideo, Uruguay
• Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tango Show and Dinner, Buenos Aires Soak up the passion and spectacle of Argentina’s national dance over a three-course meal at Esquina Carlos Gardel, an art nouveau-style theatre*.
Cruise The complimentary AzAmazing Evening® is a true highlight of any Azamara cruise. This exclusive event will give you a unique insight into the culture of Brazil.
Cruise The changing menu at Windows Café usually takes its cue from each port of call – there’s even a live station serving up dishes made with locally bought ingredients.
Puerto Madero Buenos Aires’ newest district is a vibrant pocket of restaurants set on the promenade, offering everything from Italian and Mexican to Japanese and fine steakhouses.
Cruise Club Balcony Staterooms include a private balcony, turndown treats and a sitting area with a 40-inch TV.
Emperador Hotel, Buenos Aires This is a modern hotel that is located in Buenos Aires' upmarket Recoleta district. You will be ideally located to discover the many areas of the city such as Palermo and Puerto Madero. The neighbourhoods of San Telmo and La Boca are a little further away but equally as worthy of your time.
* Extra charge
Is this for you?
Azamara Club Cruises®
With Azamara Club Cruises® there’s a real focus on Destination Immersion® with visits to unique ports, late-night and overnight stays in port as well as night touring. The ‘More Inclusive’ package includes meals and select drinks as well as one AzAmazing Evening® per cruise – a private experience which provides a unique insight into your destination’s culture.
The refitted ship Pursuit will join Azamara's two existing ships Quest and and Journey in the summer of 2018. Slightly bigger than her sister ships, she will have the capacity for just over 700 guests. All of Azamara's favourite features will be available on board including the Sanctum Spa, the Windows Café and the Living Room with its floor-to-ceiling windows.
What to expect
SUGGESTED STAY & CRUISE ITINERARY
Day 1 UK to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Depart the UK on your flight to Rio de Janeiro. On arrival, make your way to your hotel for a one-night stay.
Day 2 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Begin your cruise on board the Azamara Pursuit®.
Day 3 Ilhabele, Brazil
Day 4 São Paulo, Brazil
Days 5-6 At sea
Day 7 Punta del Este, Uruguay
Day 8 Montevideo, Uruguay
Days 9-10 Buenos Aires, Argentina
On arrival in Argentina’s capital, transfer to your hotel for a two-night stay. This cosmopolitan city is an intriguing blend of Latin American and European influences and has 48 different neighbourhoods, or barrios. Explore the elegant Recoleta district which is known for its European architecture, wide boulevards, chic boutiques and the hauntingly beautiful Recoleta Cemetery – the final resting place of Eva Peron. A trip to Buenos Aires wouldn’t be complete without experiencing one of the city’s world-famous tango shows. Admire the sultry display of impossibly fast footwork and sensuous dance moves of the talented dancers as you enjoy the spectacle, drama and passion of this traditional dance.
Day 11 Buenos Aires Transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.
This cruise departs 29 Nov 2019; alternative South American itineraries are available, please call for details.
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