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South American Journey

January 14—22, 2018

South America


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Santiago, Buenos Aires & the Patagonian Frontier

Jan. 14-22,2018 – Twin $5,995 / Single $8,438 (international air additional)

Valparaiso Chili
The historic port city of Valparaíso and seat of the Chilean Congress

Meet TFAS students during the January 2018 Institute for Leadership in the Americas (ILA) in beautiful Santiago, Chile. Join the students on a tour of University of the Andes, Chile and learn more about this historic city in the foothills of the Andes mountains.

Explore Valparaiso and its famous vineyards. Then, fly to Patagonia to experience some of the world’s great natural beauties. Visit the Milodon Cave and shores of Grey Lake to observe its unique blue icebergs. Enjoy panoramic views of the famous Torres del Paine National Park.

Your last stop will include the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires, Argentina’s capital city, where you will see the glamorous residential areas as well as the colorful immigrant neighborhood of La Boca. No trip would be complete without dinner and a tango show. Then, say farewell to your travel mates or continue on the optional extension to Easter Island.

Accommodations

Santiago: The Singular
Puerto Natales: The Singular Patagonia Hotel
Buenos Aires: Alvear Palace Hotel

Easter Island Extension tour – 5 days/4 nights

Jan. 22-25 – $3,295 per person
(20 passenger minimum needed to operate)

Experience a day of legends by immersing yourself in the history of the Rapa Nui people and discovering the importance of the first king of the island, Ariki Hotu Matu’a. Visit Anakena Beach, Ahu Te Pito Kura altar and Rano Raraku volcano. Learn about the “Power of the Bird-Man” and the Moai Era at various archaelogical sites that reveal the connection between the islands and universe.

Accommodations

Hanga Roa Hotel (or similar)

For More Information

TFAS Program Info: Jane Mack at 202-986-0384 or jmack@TFAS.org

Travel Questions:  Linda Halstead at Cruise Planners/American Express Travel
703-323-1230 or lhalstead@cruiseplanners.com

Registration

Online registration coming soon.


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