Wales Tour to Argentina
Visiting Buenos Aires, Patagonia, Mendoza, Iguazu Falls and day trip across the River Plate to Uruguay, plus gauchos and tangos!
Tour Price: £5,399.00
Tour price includes:
Economy Class air fares (international and within Argentina)
Accommodation on a sharing twin-bedded or double room basis
Additional meals where specified in the tour itinerary
Coach transportation throughout
Sightseeing excursions as specified.
Dinner and Tango show
Match tickets for both Wales v Argentina Tests
Tour kit (polo shirt, jacket and bag)
Strachan Sports representative travelling with the tour
Local agents tour co-ordinator
NB: Cost excludes entrance to National Park at Iguazu Falls. Must be paid locally in cash: US$25.00
Single Room Supplement: £1,795.00
Premium Economy Supplement: £500.00
Business Class Supplement: £2,550.00
Sunday 3rd June
Monday 4th June
Tuesday 5th June
Wednesday 6th June
Thursday 7th June
Friday 8th June
Saturday 9th June
Sunday 10th June
Monday 11th June
Tuesday 12th June
Wednesday 13th June
Thursday 14th June
Friday 15th June
Saturday 16th June
Sunday 17th June
Monday 18th June
Tuesday 19th June
Wednesday 20th June
Thursday 21st June
Friday 22nd June
Fly London Heathrow to Buenos Aires on British Airways direct flight BA245 departs at 22:25.
Arrive Buenos Aires 08:15 and transfer to the Panamericano Hotel (or similar) for 3 nights stay.
City sightseeing tour including Puerto Madero, the Pink Palace (where Eva & Juan Peron made their speeches), Palermo and La Recoleta (where Eva Peron is buried).
Day trip to an Estancia on the Pampas which will include horse and carriage riding, fantastic gaucho horsemanship, music & dancing whilst enjoying a traditional barbecue lunch (included) with sides of beef cooking over an open fire and plenty of Quilmes beer and Malbec wine! A great day out!
Fly to Mendoza. Flight AR1542 depart 10:40. Arrive 12:35.
Stay 3 nights at the Diplomatic Hotel (or similar)
Wine Tour with lunch
Day trip to San Juan. Pre-match barbecue at local rugby club
Wales v Argentina 1st Test
Return to Mendoza
Fly back to Buenos Aires. Flight AR1537 depart 10:20
Arrive 11:55. Coach transfer to Panamericano Hotel (or similar) for stay of 2 nights. Rest of day at leisure.
Day trip to Uruguay, by hydrofoil. Cross the River Plate to La Colonia, a former Portuguese settlement, founded in 1860. The historic quarter - Barrio Historico – is, now, a UNESCO heritage site. Built in Portuguese style - stone houses and cobblestone streets - an interesting place to explore. Coach transfers from hotel to Hydrofoil Terminal and return.
Fly to Trelew, Patagonia Flight AR1866 depart 17.15 Arrive 19.15. Transfer to Peninsula Valdes Hotel (or similar) in Puerto Madryn for 2 nights.
Morning - coach tour to Valdes Peninsular for whale watching boat trip (warm clothing necessary).
Afternoon - coach trip to Gaiman to meet with the Welsh speaking community. Evening Patagonian barbecue dinner.
Morning at leisure. Afternoon visit to Welsh chapels and/or tea houses. Fly back to Buenos Aires. Flight AR1867 Depart 20:05
Arrive 21:55. Transfer to Panamericano Hotel (or similar).
Stay 1 night
Coach to Santa Fe with stop for lunch. Stay 2 nights at the Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel (or similar) in Parana.
Morning at leisure. Transfer to local rugby club for pre-match meal. Then transfer to stadium for:
Wales v Argentina 2nd Test
Return to hotel after match.
Return coach trip to Buenos Aires with lunch stop. Transfer to
to Panamericano Hotel (or similar). Stay 1 night.
Fly to Puerto Iguazu. Flight AR1734 depart 15:00 arrive 16:50. Coach transfer to the Amerian Portal de Iguazu Hotel (or similar) for 2 nights stay.
Excursion to Iguazu Falls including an inflatable boat trip around the falls. Also opportunities for 4x4 drive through jungle terrain or a helicopter flight
Fly back to Buenos Aires. Flight AR1721 depart 12:05
Arrive 14:00, Transfer to the Panamericano Hotel (or similar) for one night.
Farewell dinner and Tango Show.
Transfer to Pistarini Airport for British Airways direct flight back to London. Flight BA244 departs at 13:35
Arrive London Heathrow at 06:50am
Transfer back to South Wales.