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At anchor - If the ship anchors in open water the ferrying ashore will be done with tenders or Zodiacs.
Scheduled flight from Germany to Buenos Aires
City tour with lunch and
transfer to embarkation,
overnight stay on board
Tango music accompanies you throughout Buenos Aires at the start of your cruise when you immerse yourself in the goings-on of the lively metropolis or explore the wonderful Alto Palermo. Alternatively, glide through the Tigre Delta* on a boat trip or enjoy Argentinean rural life in a traditional Estancia*.
Buenos Aires, departure 20.00 hrs
Montevideo/Uruguay, 8.00 – 15.00 hrs
Punta del Este/Uruguay , arrival 20.00 hrs
The following day, Uruguay’s capital city Montevideo is your host. A city tour* takes you across the Avenida 18 de Julio and presents famous freedom fighters to you in the monumental Plaza Independencia at the Artigas Mausoleum. From here, you are offered a tour through the old town*. Learn about the viticulture of the country on a visit to a vineyard* – which, of course, includes a tasting.
Punta del Este , departure 14.00 hrs
In the evening, the EUROPA 2 moors at chic Punta del Este, one of the most exclusive coastal resorts of South America. Art lovers will have a worthwhile visit to the Ralli Museum*, which exhibits sculptures by Salvador Dali amongst other artists. Nature lovers can take a boat trip to Sea Lion Island*, where one of the largest colonies of these creatures lives on the continent.
Relaxation at sea
Porto Belo/Brazil, 9.00 – 17.00 hrs
You encounter the legacy of German immigrants setting off from Porto Belo to Blumenau*, which surprises with half-timbered houses and beer gardens. The cable railway in Camboriu* is also unique and joins Parque Unipraias in the middle of the rainforest with Laranjeiras beach.
Ilhabela/Ilha de Sao Sebastiao/Brazil , 12.00 – 19.00 hrs
Rio de Janeiro/Brazil, arrival 9.30 hrs
Pure joie de vivre awaits you the following day: stay with the EUROPA 2 in Rio de Janeiro beneath the Sugar Loaf Mountain for three days. A cable car takes you on a city tour* through the historic centre to the peak of the legendary landmark. Just as breathtaking is the view over the bay to Corcovado*. This is where the world-famous statue of Christ stands, greeting all visitors with open arms. Go even higher on a helicopter flight over the city* – fantastic vistas, also provided by the lush Tijuca rainforest*. And of course, your cruise would not be complete without a trip to a typical churrascaria*.
Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro, departure 19.00 hrs
Armacao dos Buzios/Brazil , 8.00 – 18.00 hrs
Relaxation at sea
Ilheus/Brazil, 8.00 – 18.00 hrs
The riches of Ilheus were once founded in the trade of cocoa. Following the trail of the cocoa barons* gives you insights in the history of the colonial old town. An interesting insight into the cocoa production awaits you when visiting a cocoa-farm*. Or enjoy a refreshing bath at the Tijuipe-waterfalls*.
Salvador/Brazil arrival 7.00 hrs
Transfer to scheduled flight to Germany
Arrival in Germany
* These arrangements are not included in the cruise price. The shore excursions listed here are in the planning stage. Subject to changes.
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