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25 Day Antarctica & South America

Cruise along the incredible Antarctic Peninsula
Visit Buenos Aires, Ushuaia, Falkland Islands & more
Earn & Use Qantas Points Earn & Use Qantas Points
2 x internal flights: Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu & Puerto Iguazu to Buenos Aires
8 nights quality hotel accommodation on tour
14 night Argentina & Antarctica cruise with Celebrity Cruises
Return international flights


From colourful city streets to the icy expanse of the Antarctic Peninsula and beyond, this 25 day tour and cruise package is the ultimate way to experience one of the world’s most remote and spectacular landscapes. Wildlife lovers will be in their element too, with a wealth of exotic flora and fauna to be seen, while those with a taste for adventure will love uncovering diverse cultures along the way.

Begin in beautiful Brazil, where you’ll enjoy a city tour and free time in Rio de Janeiro - home to Sugarloaf Mountain and the Christ the Redeemer statue. Then, fly to Foz do Iguacu to witness thundering Iguazu Falls. Continue on to the vibrant streets of Buenos Aires to explore some of its most famous neighbourhoods, together with some free time to eat, dance and discover. Then, embark on an unforgettable 14-night cruise aboard the Celebrity Infinity or Celebrity Eclipse ship to the Antarctica Peninsula and back again. Sail down to Ushuaia, skirt the southernmost point of South America at Cape Horn, and then cruise through the Schollart Channel to Paradise Bay. Keep an eye out for the abundance of local wildlife, from whales to penguins and Weddell seals. You’ll also visit the remote Falkland Islands, admire the historic heart of Montevideo, and dock in the Patagonian city of Puerto Madryn.

Sound like an adventure worth taking? This sensational package also includes return international flights, two additional flights, eight nights quality hotel accommodation, and local guides.

Tour Inclusions

  • Discover the highlights of Antarctica, Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil
  • Explore the sights of Rio De Janeiro with a local guide
  • See the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio
  • Ride a cable car to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Enjoy a day at leisure in vibrant Rio de Janeiro
  • See Iguazu Falls, the world’s largest waterfall system
  • Discover the spectacular flora and fauna of the Iguazu National Park
  • Explore Buenos Aires on a locally guided tour
  • Visit the colourful San Telmo and La Boca districts
  • Enjoy a three-course dinner and tango show in Buenos Aires
  • Tread your own path with a day at leisure in Buenos Aires
  • Dock in Ushuaia, Argentina the southernmost city in the world
  • Cruise Cape Horn at the collision between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans
  • Enjoy a scenic cruise through the Schollart Channel and Gerlache Strait
  • Visit the stunning natural harbour of Paradise Bay
  • Marvel at ice floes, humpback whales, penguins, leopard seals, sea elephants and more
  • Cruise to Elephant Island in the historic Weddell Sea
  • Journey to Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands
  • Discover the wonders of Patagonia in Puerto Madryn, Argentina
  • Delve into the eclectic culture of charming Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Return international flights (economy class) ex SYD/MEL
  • 2 x internal flights: Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu & Puerto Iguazu to Buenos Aires
  • 8 nights quality hotel accommodation on tour
  • 14 night Argentina & Antarctica cruise with Celebrity Cruises
  • Sail aboard the 4 star ‘Celebrity Infinity’ or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
  • Classic beverage package included, all drinks up to $9 per serve
  • Cruise Gratuities
  • Onboard Wi-Fi
  • Enjoy 50 meals, including daily breakfast and a 3-course dinner and live tango show
  • English-speaking local guides
  • Airline and cruise taxes and surcharges
  • Land transportation by private A/C vehicles
  • Transfer airport to hotel (day 1)
  • Transfer hotel to airport (day 4)
  • Transfer airport to hotel (day 4)
  • Transfer hotel to airport (day 6)
  • Transfer airport to hotel (day 6)
  • Transfer hotel to cruise port (day 9)
Day 1 Australia - Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Today depart from Sydney or Melbourne for Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Fly with LATAM Airlines, Qantas Airways, Air New Zealand or United Airlines (subject to availability). Upon arrival into Rio De Janeiro, be welcomed and transferred to the hotel.

Please note:
- Due to flight scheduling and availability, some departures may occur on day 0. Affected customers must be at the airport the night before. Flight times will be indicated on your final documentation which you will receive prior to departure.
- Some customers may experience a layover of up to 6 hours in Santiago.

Overnight: Best Western Plus Copacabana Design or similar, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Meals included: In-Flight
Day 2 Half Day City Tour & Sugarloaf Mountain

After breakfast, you will be picked up from the hotel for a visit to downtown Rio de Janeiro. Visit the Sambadrome, Praca XV, Cinelandia, Maracana Stadium and the Metropolitan Cathedral (entrances not included). Continue to Sugarloaf Mountain, ascending by cable car to a vantage where you can enjoy amazing views including the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue in the distance. Afterwards, return to the hotel for an evening at leisure.

Overnight: Best Western Plus Copacabana Design or similar, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Meals included: Breakfast
Day 3 Rio de Janeiro Free Day

Today enjoy a free day to further explore this vibrant city at leisure, or alternatively take part in a an optional day tour to the Angra Dos Reis Islands for a boat tour (not included).

Optional Activity: Angra Dos Reis Islands Boat Tour - $160 per person
Today you will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to a nearby port to begin a journey to the beautiful Angra dos Reis region (approx. 170km). Angra dos Reis is a Brazilian municipality comprised of 365 islands surrounded by steep, forested coastline and amazing golden beaches. Embark on a boat ride (approx. 4 hours) through scenic Lagoa Azul and Praia de Araça, located on the Ilha Grande. Enjoy lunch on the boat while anchored in a picturesque bay (drinks not included). Return to port and transfer back to the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight: Best Western Plus Copacabana Design or similar, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Meals included: Breakfast
Day 4 Rio de Janeiro - Iguazu Falls (Brazilian Side) Tour - Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

After breakfast, at the hotel be transferred to the airport for the flight to Foz do Iguacu (approx. 2 hours), the small town close to the spectacular Iguazu Falls. Upon arrival, enjoy a half-day guided tour of the the Iguazu River Canyon, the Salto Rivadavia, Three Musketeers and the Devil's Throat, among other iconic landmarks on the Brazillian side of the park. This wonderful setting is enhanced by the almost permanent rainbows that are created by the spray from the waterfalls. Enjoy lunch at one of the park’s restaurants (not included) and then transfer onwards to your hotel on the Argentinian side of the park in the town of Puerto Iguazu.

Overnight: El Pueblito Theme Hotel, Raices Esturion Hotel or similar, Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
Meals included: Breakfast
Day 5 Iguazu Falls (Argentinian Side)

After breakfast, be met by the local guide for an excursion into the Argentinian side of Iguazu National Park to spend the day exploring the falls and the surrounding rivers and jungle. The park consists of various trails that take you through the jungle onto wooden walkways built a few metres above the jungle floor and waterways. These raised platforms protect the natural habitat of the jungle wildlife and will give you some spectacular views.

Enjoy lunch at one of the restaurants in the park (not included) or bring a packed lunch with you from Puerto Iguazu to enjoy in the great outdoors. Return to Puerto Iguazu in the afternoon.

Overnight: El Pueblito Theme Hotel, Raices Esturion Hotel or similar, Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
Meals included: Breakfast
Day 6 Puerto Iguazu - Buenos Aires

After breakfast at the hotel, be transferred to the airport for the flight to Buenos Aires (approx. 2 hours), the vibrant capital city of Argentina. Upon arrival, be met and transferred to the hotel.

Overnight: Grand Brizo Hotel BA, Dazzler Maipu Hotel BA, Kenton Palace Hotel BA or similar, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Meals included: Breakfast
Day 7 Buenos Aires City Tour & Tango Dinner

Today is your chance to experience the beauty and wonder of Buenos Aires! After breakfast, enjoy a three-hour bus tour of the city and its most famous neighbourhoods. See the beautiful parks and gardens of Recoleta and Palermo, the Colon Theatre, Mayo Square, The Cathedral, Mayo Avenue, Congress Square and many other buildings and palaces (entrances not included).

The tour continues with a visit to San Telmo, the residence of the aristocracy until the end of the 19th century. Afterwards you will have the opportunity to explore Caminito Street in La Boca. The tour bus will drop you in Central Buenos Aires where you may enjoy an afternoon exploring this vibrant city at leisure, or transfer to the hotel (transfer not included).

Around 8:00pm this evening, you will be collected from the hotel and transferred to a Tanguería (Tango House) in the San Telmo neighbourhood, the birthplace of tango and one of the oldest barrios (neighbourhoods) of Buenos Aires. Arrive at a Conventillo, a historic tenement restored and now a restaurant/theatre, where La Ventana takes place. Kick off the night with a delicious three-course dinner and enjoy live tango and folk bands, a gaucho demonstration and a moving tribute to Eva Perón. After the show, you will be transferred back to the hotel around midnight.

Overnight: Grand Brizo Hotel BA, Dazzler Maipu Hotel BA, Kenton Palace Hotel BA or similar, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Meals included: Breakfast
Day 8 Buenos Aires Free Day

Today enjoy a free day to explore this vibrant city at leisure, or alternatively take part in a optional day tour to Colonia, Uruguay (not included).

Optional Activity: Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay Day Tour - $180 per person
Today discover the UNESCO-listed Uruguayan town of Colonia del Sacramento on a day trip from Buenos Aires. Leave the cosmopolitan capital behind for the slower pace of life on the other side of the Rio de la Plata. After a ferry ride (approx. 1 hour), meet a local guide for a walking tour of Colonia. Pause for a meal at your choice of restaurant (not included), then spend the afternoon at leisure discovering Colonia on your own at leisure. Return to Buenos Aires by ferry at the end of the day.

Please note: You will be required to present your passport upon arrival into Uruguay and upon return to Argentina.

Overnight: Grand Brizo Hotel BA, Dazzler Maipu Hotel BA, Kenton Palace Hotel BA or similar, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Meals included: Breakfast
Day 9 Buenos Aires – Begin 14 Night Celebrity Argentina & Antarctica Cruise

Enjoy the morning free at leisure before being transferred to Buenos Aires Cruise Port, where you will embark on your Celebrity Argentina & Antarctica cruise. The cruise departs at 5:00pm.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Dinner
Day 10 At Sea

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 11 At Sea

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 12 At Sea

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 13 Ushuaia, Argentina – 10:00am to 9:00pm

No city on the planet has a more southerly latitude. As a result, the sun shines 18 hours a day in summer, providing ample opportunity to view the mix of glaciers, forests and sea, all framed by Mount Martial to the west and Mounts Olivia and Cinco Hermanos to the east.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 14 Cape Horn (Cruising)

Tierra del Fuego, Land of Fire, is the most isolated place in the Americas, and Cape Horn is its southernmost point. These craggy cliffs and windswept shores are stark, rugged beauty personified, creating a dramatic setting for the collision between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 15 Schollart Channel - Paradise Bay - Gerlache Strait (Antarctica Cruising)

Journey to the far reaches of the world with a Schollart Channel cruise. Experience the spectacular wildlife that inhabits the great white South Pole and breathe in the exhilarating air. With Anvers Island to the southwest and Brabant Island to the northeast, take in the mesmerising sights of massive ice flows, humpback whales, waddling penguins, leopard seals and more in their natural, and somewhat extreme, element. You are certain to leave with amazing memories, and pictures, as you cruise through Schollart Channel located near Antarctica.

Paradise Bay, Antarctica
This name aptly reflects the stunning beauty you'll find here, just as the clear waters beautifully reflect the spectacular mountains, such as Rojas Peak, Bryde Peak, and the Petzvol Glacier. Within these waters we may see Minke whales feeding and Gentoo penguins curiously observing us from the rocky shores.

Gerlache Strait
A number of geographical anomalies around this channel make these waters among the most plankton-rich in the world. You're likely to see a profusion of whales feeding in the rich ecosystem, which is a sight you'll not soon forget.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 16 Elephant Island (Antarctica Cruising)

Located in the Southern Ocean near the outer reaches of the South Shetland Islands, Elephant Island has claims from not only Argentina and Chile, but also the United Kingdom. Brazil also has two shelters here that contain up to six researchers that work during the summer months.

Check out the island’s wildlife on your Antarctica cruise. The island is covered with elephant seals, hence the name Elephant Island. At Cape Lookout, a bluff on the southern coast where various penguins (chinstrap, gentoo, and macaroni) call home. Other birds of note include sheathbills, cape petrels, and stormy petrels; it's also a great place to spot the elephant seals and Antarctic fur seals. The truly adventurous can explore the moss colonies, which are thought to be thousands of years old. The moss bank is not terribly far from where the Shackleton party was marooned, and is considered one of the oldest living things in the world. Your cruise to Antarctica will truly be an experience of a lifetime.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 17 At Sea

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 18 Port Stanley, Falkland Islands – 8:00am to 5:00pm

Commune with the roughly 2,000 intrepid souls who call this remote former whaling outpost home. As you hike through the rocky, windswept landscape you may observe a few of the island’s flightless residents—including Magellan penguins burrowing underground, and rockhoppers carefully observing you from outcroppings.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 19 At Sea

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 20 Puerto Madryn, Argentina – 7:00am to 4:30pm

This deep water port was founded in 1865 by Welsh immigrants. Extending out into the Atlantic from Puerto Madryn is the Península Valdés, a wildlife sanctuary where vast numbers of sea elephants, whales and penguins far outnumber the few human visitors who make it out this far.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 21 At Sea

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 22 Montevideo, Uruguay – 10:00am to 5:00pm

Montevideo is a thoroughly modern city with a rich artistic tradition, the reach of the rural estancias is all around you. If ever there were a time you were inclined to indulge, delicious steaks are the specialty of the house in virtually every restaurant.

Overnight: Celebrity Cruises ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship or 'Celebrity Eclipse' ship
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner
Day 23 Buenos Aires, Argentina - Arrive 5:00am - Australia

Today, arrive back into Buenos Aires. After disembarking the ship, make your own way to the airport for your return flight back to Australia.

Please note: Some flights may not depart until the evening, and luggage storage facilities will be available at the cruise port or airport (at an additional cost) so you may explore Buenos Aires at leisure before making your own way to the airport.

Meals included: Breakfast;In-Flight
Day 24 In Transit

Day 25 Arrive in Australia

Please note: Some flights may arrive + 1 days later.

Important Info

Booking information

After purchase, you will receive a receipt and a Purchase Confirmation, directing you to an online Passenger Information Form. The Passenger Information Form must be completed within 72 hours of purchase.
Any special requests, preferences and optional extras MUST be clearly stated in your Passenger Information Form. Any change requested after submitting your Passenger Information Form cannot be guaranteed, is strictly subject to availability and will incur surcharges as outlined in the Schedule of Fees below.
On purchasing this Travel Offer you are bound by the General Terms and Conditions, in addition to the specific terms and conditions outlined in this Important Information.
Covid-19 Booking Policy
- TripADeal Tour packages are non-refundable. If your Tour package is affected by Covid-19 related travel restrictions and you are unable to travel, you will receive either a free date change (credit that is specific to your original package and purchase value) or an open credit less any non-recoverable supplier fees to the value of your original purchase for use on any other package available via the TripADeal website. 
Please note: all additional charges are payable direct to your Travel Consultant in AUD (unless otherwise stated).

Offer essentials

Travel offer is valid for travel on selected dates until the 3rd of February 2024.
This travel offer is priced for one person based on twin share. 
Single Traveller Supplement
For solo travellers, a mandatory single supplement applies:
- Inside Cabin: $4750
- Ocean View Cabin: $5175
- Balcony Cabin: $5785
Departure Dates
January: *6
February: 3
December: *29
February: 3
Please note: dates/months with a * incur a flight high season surcharge of $400 per person.
Departure Cities
Sydney or Melbourne


Full Service Airline(s) Used

Latam Airlines, Qantas Airways, Air New Zealand, United Airlines plus any codeshare partners (subject to availability).

Please note: One way flights can not be accommodated. Travellers must take all included flights within the package, and any flights intentionally forfeited will result in later flights being subject to cancellation. 


Arrive Early in Rio de Janeiro
Not available
Stay Behind in Buenos Aires
$400 per person, subject to availability
Please note:
- This fee does not include extra nights accommodation, meals or airport transfers.
- No flight booking changes or cancellations permitted after air tickets have been issued.
- Flight changes are subject to availability at the time of booking.
- Blackout Dates:
25 February 2022 - 3 March 2022
31 March 2022 - 30 April 2022
22 June 2022 - 23 July 2022
25 February 2023 - 3 March 2023
31 March 2023 - 26 April 2023
23 February 2024 - 3 March 2024
Stopover Packages
Not available.
Flight Class Upgrades
• Premium Economy: Not Available
• Business Class (International Sectors Only): Buy now $8999 per person Please note:
• All Premium Economy and Business Class upgrades are subject to availability (if we are not able to fulfil your business class request the upgrade cost will be refunded).
• On any upgrade purchase, short haul flights and domestic flight sectors are not guaranteed in a Premium or Business cabin; subject to aircraft configuration.


All cabins are subject to availability; some cabins may have restricted views.


Accommodation Used

3-4 Star (self-rated)

- Buenos Aires, Argentina: Grand Brizo Hotel Buenos Aires, Dazzler Maipu Hotel Buenos Aires, Kenton Palace Hotel Buenos Aires or similar

- Puerto Iguazu, Argentina: El Pueblito Theme Hotel, Raices Esturion Hotel or similar

- Rio De Janeiro, Brazil: Best Western Plus Copacabana Design or similar


4 Star (self-rated)

- Celebrity Cruises: ‘Celebrity Infinity’ ship

Please note: Accommodation/rooms offered are based on a lead-in room type, and are subject to availability based on seasonality. Properties will be confirmed, no later than two weeks prior to travel.


Extra Nights
Not available
Maximum Room Capacity
2 people (subject to availability).
Child Policy
- No child discounts. Full price applies for all children travelling with their parents.
- Valid for Children 8 years old and over.
Please note: Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult 18 years old and over to travel. No unaccompanied minors allowed.
Triple Share
Not Available
Bedding Configuration
Twin or double bedding (subject to availability).
Adjoining / Interconnecting Rooms
Subject to availability and at the hotels discretion. Please enquire on booking if you require this option.

General tour information

Minimum group size 16, maximum group size 20 per vehicle.
Optional Tours / Activities
Day 3: Rio De Janeiro Angra Dos Reis Islands Boat Tour: $160 per person
Day 8: Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay Day Tour: $180 per person
Please note:
- Prices are based on per person, are subject to availability, time permitting and weather conditions.
- The optional tours listed above must be purchased on checkout or over the phone prior to submitting your passenger information form (subject to availability) 
- Some tours require minimum numbers to operate.
- Shore excursions can be booked/reserved directly with the cruise line prior to travel (subject to availability)
- Shore excursions can also be booked whilst onboard (subject to availability).


- Visa fees and requirements (A visa is not required when travelling to Brazil, Argentina, The Falkland Islands or Uruguay if travelling on an Australian passport)
- Meals/beverages not stated in the itinerary (including any specialty restaurants onboard cruise)
- Gratuities/tipping:
*Land: Recommended at $5 - $10 USD per person per day.
*Cruise: Additional gratuities up to 18% are payable on additional items and services such as wines and spa treatments.
- Optional activities/tours (including any 'onshore' excursions as part of cruise)
- Personal expenses
- Transfer cruise port to airport (day 23)
- Travel insurance (Mandatory)
Please note: A comprehensive travel Insurance policy must be organised BEFORE all details can be finalised.

Other important information

Tour Guide
Often locals with intimate knowledge of an area, its culture, and history. Their role entails providing commentary, routing the tour, and seeing that people have a good time. They are a licensed, qualified expert who supplies specific information on history, art, architecture and culture of the city/village/attraction in which he or she is guiding the tour. The guide meets the group at the required place and leaves the group at the end of the tour, they do not travel with the group. 
Tour Leader
An experienced person tasked with ensuring the smooth operation of tours, as well as providing practical support to passengers throughout the whole trip. Their role primarily includes assisting with accommodation, transportation between locations, and communication with tour guides in each stop. A tour leader may provide general guidance around a city or village, and offer information on the place visited on the bus, however, they are not required to have specific knowledge on art, architecture, or history. They are not allowed to provide a guided tour or commentary of a city/village/attraction once there and if caught doing so, can be fined. 
Please note: Tour leaders/guides are not a standard inclusion in all travel offers. Tour leaders/guides will only be made available when particularly required to enhance the experience of the destination featured. 
Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, has a temperate climate, which is classified as a humid subtropical climate under the Köppen climate classification with four distinct seasons. Summers are hot and humid with frequent thunderstorms while winters are cool and drier with frosts that occurs on average twice per year. Spring and fall are transition seasons characterised by changeable weather.
Puerto Iguazu
Puerto Iguazú has a humid subtropical climate. Temperatures are warm in winter and hot in summer. There is no dry season and rainfall is abundant with every month receiving over 100mm of rain.
Rio de Janeiro
Rio has a tropical savanna climate that closely borders a tropical monsoon climate according to the Köppen climate classification, and is often characterised by long periods of heavy rain between December and March. In inland areas of the city, temperatures above 40°C are common during the summer, though rarely for long periods, while maximum temperatures above 27°C can occur on a monthly basis.
Temperatures are still warm in February and the weather is pretty stable, making travel pleasant.
Average Temperatures
Antarctic Peninsula: 1°C
South Georgia: 7°C
The Falklands: 8°C
Seat Selection & Frequent Flyer Points
At TripADeal we do not arrange seat selection. It is important to highlight that some Airlines do not allow pre-selected seats. We strongly suggest you contact the Airline directly with seating allocation requirements and or arrive at the airport earlier to arrange your seating. While we do not add frequent flyer member details to bookings, you can do this directly with the Airline once you have your flight information.
Passport Validity
Customers are required to provide valid passport details either at the time of purchase or no later than 45 days prior to the departure date. Failure to do so may result in cancellation of the booking. In this instance, customers will be responsible for any costs and fees incurred.
- Begins approximately 2 hours after docking.
- Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
- Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
- Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.
Cruise Loyalty Discounts
Please note: Travellers booked via TripADeal will not be entitled to receive any cruise line customer loyalty discounts. Similar to airline frequent flyer programs, this is outside of the TripADeal booking process. However, customers may contact the cruise line direct upon receiving their TripADeal travel documents to request any membership benefits they are entitled to. 
50 meals are included in the tour, for all other meals; lunches and dinners the tour leader (when available) will offer assistance with reservations, suggestions and directions to local restaurants. It is your responsibility to notify TripADeal of any dietary requests/requirements. Please note; we will do our best to meet your requests/requirements, however, cannot guarantee that we will always be able to.
You will be responsible for all your personal belongings whilst on the tour. With regards to luggage, you must carry your own luggage from the coach to the hotel room and back to the coach. The driver will assist with the uploading and off-loading of the luggage from the coach.
Fitness Level Required / Mobility
Our vehicles are not equipped with wheelchair access, so, unfortunately, our tours are currently not suitable for wheelchair users and those less mobile. 
Please note: a general level of fitness will be required. If you have any concerns please consult your healthcare provider prior to purchase/travel.
Yellow Fever
A valid international certificate of vaccination against Yellow Fever is required in many countries. You may need to present this on arrival at the airport or border crossing. Some countries will refuse entry if you are unable to present your certificate. It's also quite common for your home country to request a Yellow Fever certificate on your arrival back home. It is your responsibility to check with your doctor well in advance of leaving home about the Yellow Fever requirements for the countries you'll be visiting.
Gratuities / Tipping
- Gratuities (tips) are not included in the tour price for services of the tour leader (when available) and driver throughout the tour. The recommended tip is $5 - $10 USD per person per day this covers the guide/leader and the driver, which will be collected whilst on tour. 
- Tipping for all services provided on tour is always a matter of personal discretion, however please be aware that tipping is considered by many locals to be a part of their normal remuneration and they may approach you for payment and there is no need to be intimidated by the request.
Pre-paid gratuities onboard the cruise are included in the package price. Any optional extras purchased onboard the cruise will have up to an 18% gratuity added.
Please note: In the event entrance to a site is affected by changes in operating hours or public holiday closures, your itinerary where possible, will be adjusted or similar activity will be offered in its place (subject to availability).
Shopping overseas can be a daunting and confusing experience, especially when there is a language barrier. Please be very cautious when foreign currencies and prices are involved. If paying by credit card, please pay close attention to the amount you are being charged and keep all of your receipts. 
Do not make any purchases you are not comfortable with or feel pressured into. If you are uncertain or need assistance with the language barrier, please seek assistance from your Tour Guide/Leader.
Please refer to our Terms and Conditions in regards to shopping for further information.


Australian citizens wishing to visit Brazil are not required to apply or pay for a visa. They will be able to stay in Brazil for 90 days from the date of first entry in the country, extendable for an equal period, provided that it does not exceed one hundred and eighty days, every twelve months, counted from the date of the first entry into the country.
A tourist visa for Argentina is no longer required if travelling on an Australian Passport. Passengers must hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page. More information can be found at
Uruguay (applicable for customers purchasing optional Colonia day tour only)
Australian tourists are eligible to enter Uruguay without a visa for visits up to 90 days. Visa and other entry and exit conditions (such as currency, customs and quarantine regulations) can change at short notice. Contact the nearest Embassy or Consulate of Uruguay for the most up-to-date information.
Australian passport holders visiting  Chile for tourism purposes or transit between 8 to 72 hours must apply for a single or multiple tourist visas. Visas must be lodged through the SAC CIUDADANOS portal only
Important: Visa rules may have changed since COVID-19. Check with the nearest embassy, consulate or immigration department of the destination you're entering.
Please note: Passengers who are not Australian citizens must check with the respective consulate or visa agency to determine what their visa requirements are and what personal identification is required. It is also important to note, some areas of employment such as journalism, government authorities and charity organisations may have additional restrictions in applying for Visas. This may in turn affect the type of application required.


We are proud to offer a range of travel insurance products - please ask your Travel Consultant for more information.

Schedule of fees

Voluntary Changes

This includes booking changes requested by you, including but not limited to those changes requiring an airline ticket or a Purchase Confirmation reissue.

· Changes - $100.00 per booking + any additional charges applied by the airline/cruise company/accommodation/other travel providers.


Name Changes Due To Passenger Error
· If the incorrect name has been advised to TripADeal, charges of $100.00 per booking + any additional charges applied by the airline/cruise company/accommodation/other travel providers.
Supplier Fees
In the event the Travel Offer you have purchased is unable to proceed, and/or a travel Supplier is unable to fulfil the Travel Offer due to external circumstances (Limitation of Liability e.g. a Force Majeure event), there may be a fee or amount of money that is withheld by our Suppliers and is unrecoverable. This may be due to non-refundable airline tickets, cancellation penalties with cruise cabins or unrecoverable payments with our land/accommodation partners. TripADeal has committed to these costs as your Agent and will endeavour to recover all funds committed and/or paid for your Travel Offer, but this may not be possible in all circumstances. If refunds are not available from Suppliers, we will endeavour to obtain a travel credit on the best terms available and communicate these outcomes to you. In the event, TripADeal is unable to obtain a refund or travel service credit, or part thereof, this cost is passed on to the customer as a Supplier Fee. This fee is not revenue-raising and is paid to or withheld by our suppliers when recovering payments.
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