All Press Releases for October 16, 2008

Intrepid Travel Announces New South American Trips

South America offers a perfect mixture of cosmopolitan culture and flourishing landscapes

    BOULDER, CO, October 16, 2008 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Ready to take on the south, Intrepid Travel announces incredible new 2009 South American adventures. Travelers will explore the heart and soul of South America while having the adventure of a lifetime.

This South American adventure will take passengers to discover the spirit of the region in comfort from the beaches of Brazil, through the heart of Argentina, to the foothills of the Chilean Andes. They sip wine in Santiago, experience the might of Iguazu Falls, learn the tango in Buenos Aires and live it up in beachside Rio. This South America adventure offers plenty of opportunity to explore the wild landscapes, meet the friendly locals and discover the contrast of the cities and people of Brazil, Argentina and Chile.

Spirit of the South
Travelers explore Rio de Janeiro's chilled-out suburbs, kick back in picturesque Paraty, and marvel at the might of the Iguazu Falls. They sample the fine dining in Bariloche, journey into the Chilean Lake District, and will get the chance to see why Chilean wine and Argentinean beef are among the world's best. 15 days for $2495 (local payment of USD $500).

Explorers prepare for a unique adventure packed full of cosmopolitan capitals and breathtaking beauty as they travel from the bustle of Santiago, through the heart of the Argentinian wine country, to the center of Rio de Janeiro. They will discover the shady streets of Mendoza, admire Argentina's best colonial architecture in Corboda, and get lost in the romance of Buenos Aires. This Intrepid adventure will take them to swim in the turquoise waters of Paraty Bay and arrive at the sun-kissed beaches in Rio. Join Intrepid as they take passengers to discover places of astounding natural beauty, visit vibrant and colorful cities, and uncover the hidden gems of South America along the way.

Vineyard, Falls, and Rio
Passengers stroll through the streets of Santiago, sip robust reds on a wine tour in Mendoza, and explore Cordoba's colonial architecture. They will shop for bargains in San Telmo's antique market, admire the European architecture in Buenos Aires, before they get swept up in the energy of Rio.15 days for $3080 (local payment of USD $700).

These adventures are both 15% off if purchased between 13-24 October, 2008.

To learn more about Intrepid Travel's incredible South American travel excursions visit:

About Intrepid Travel

With over 19 years of experience, Intrepid Travel is one of the world's leading small group adventure tour operators. Intrepid offers over 450 itineraries in more than 90 destinations worldwide. Intrepid trips are designed to go off the beaten track, meet the locals and travel in an unconventional way, joining locals on their transport, in their markets and even in their homes.

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