Soak up the beauty and exuberant culture of South America’s largest country on this incredible, 11-night adventure. Discover why Rio de Janeiro is called the Marvelous City as you head to the summits of Sugar Loaf and Corcovado mountains for spectacular, panoramic views over Guanabara Bay. On a fun Carnaval workshop tour, marvel at huge floats, dress up in splashy costumes and learn some salsa moves! Explore the beautiful, colonial-era towns of Ouro Preto and Mariana, brimming with ornate architecture built with gold rush riches. Then, in the Pantanal, the world’s largest tropical wetland, spot astounding wildlife on guided walks, daytime safaris and night drives. More of nature’s wonders await you in dazzling Iguassu Falls, where 275 cascades rush and roar. Follow walkways up close to feel the mist on both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides! This small-group experience includes two flights within Brazil, deluxe and first-class accommodations, expert local guides and a generous meal plan featuring wine with dinner.