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INCLUDED EXPERIENCES SOUTH AMERICA 2016

HOP-ON HOP-OFF INCLUDED EXPERIENCES
IN SOUTH AMERICA



What is Hop-on Hop-off?

Our Independent Hop-on Hop-off passes include all public transportation and handpicked experiences along a set route of your choice. You will have complete flexibility to make unlimited changes to your travel dates throughout your entire journey. All you have to do is decide where you want to go and what day to depart - our Happiness Team will then take care of the rest. Accommodation is not included, which gives you the freedom to choose exactly what best suits you.

• PERU


1. Cuzco - Milhouse Hostel Cuzco (1 Night in Dorm)

Sleep in comfort at fun Milhouse Backpackers & Hotel with its fun atmosphere and great location in the heart of Cuzco.

Included: 1 Night Accommodation with Breakfast in Dorm.
Not Included: Meals.

Check-in: After 1 p.m
Duration: 1 Night


2. Cuzco/Puno - Andean Explorer Bus

Travel between Cuzco and Puno (in either direction) stopping at Sicuani, Raqchi, Pukara, Andauaylillas and La Raya high in the mountains with a local guide.

Included: Transportation, Guided visits to Andauaylillas, Raqchi, La Raya, Pukara, All Entrance Fees, Buffet Lunch.
Not Included: Personal Expenses, Tips for Guide.

Departure time: 07:00
Duration: 10 Hours


3. Puno - Amantani Homestay Experience 2D/1N

Spend the night with a local family on the remote island of Amantani and visit Taquile Island to admire awe-inspiring views of Lago Titicaca.

Included: 1 Night, Boat Rides, Bilingual Local Guide, 3 Meals, Payment to local family, Entrance Fees to the Islands.
Not Included: Personal Expenses, Tips for guide, Small gift for family, Lunch on Taquile island.

Departure time: 07:30
Duration: 2 Days



3a. Puno - Lake Titicaca Day Tour

Visit the unique and colourful indigenous communities that inhabit the Uros Reed Islands and Taquile Island on Lake Titicaca on this fun day trip.

Included: Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off, Boat Ride, Bilingual Guide, Entrance Fees.
Not Included: Meals/Drinks, Tips for Guide, Optional Reed Boat Ride paid locally.

*This activity is included in Express Passes only

Departure time: 06:30
Duration: 10.5 Hours


4. Arequipa - Colca Canyon Trekking 3D/2N

Trek among majestic canyon walls to glimpse Andean condors and vicuña in the Colca Canyon with colorful Andean villages and relaxing hot springs.

Included: Transportation, Meals on Trek, Local Guide, Accommodation in San Juan de Chuccho & Sangalle.
Not Included: Entrance Fees: Colca Canyon & Hot Springs, Day 3 Lunch, Water, Snacks.

Departure time: 03:00
Duration: 3 Days


4a. Arequipa - City & Country Tour

See the highlights and friendly locals of beautiful Arequipa, known as the “White City”, and the surrounding countryside on a panoramic bus tour.

Included: Panoramic Bus Transportation, Bilingual Guide.
Not Included: Entrance Fees, Meals/Drinks, Personal Expenses.

*This activity is included in Express Passes only

Departure time: 09:15, 11:00, 12:30, 14:00
Duration: 4 Hours



5. Ica/Huacachina - Sand-Buggy & Sand-Boarding

Throw inhibition to the wind on a thrilling sandbuggy and sandboarding ride over steep sand dunes and admire the sunset in the desert just outside of Huacachina.

Included: Buggy Ride, Sandboarding, Local guide.
Not Included: Entrance Fee to National Park ($2 usd).

Departure time: 16:30
Duration: 3 Hours


6. Paracas - Ballestas Islands & Paracas Reserve

Take a boat tour to the Ballestas Islands archipelago to see abundant marine life and awe at the breathtaking nature and views from the Paracas Natural Reserve.

Included: English Speaking Guide, Transportation, Ballestas Islands Boat Ride, Paracas National Reserve Tour.
Not Included: Meals & Drinks, Tips for Guide, Entrance Fees.

Departure time: 06:30, 08:00 (depends on departure point)
Duration: 7 - 9 Hours (depends on departure point)


6a. Paracas - Ballestas Islands Sightseeing Boat Ride

Take a boat tour to see abundant marine life, the Candelabra geoglyph, Peruvian boobies, penguins and other sea bird species.

Included: 2-hour Boat Ride with English Speaking Guide.
Not Included: Breakfast, Ballestas Islands Entrance Fee (12 Soles)

*This activity is included in Express Passes only

Departure time: 06:30, 08:00 (depends on departure point)
Duration: 2 - 4 Hours (depends on departure point)



7. Lima - Urban Discovery

Discover Peruvian life on this tour that puts you in the shoes of locals. Hit the market, sip a Pisco Sour, pick up a few words of Spanish, and snack on some churros.

Included: English Speaking Local Guide, San Francisco Monastery Entrance Fee, Typical Pisco Sour drink.
Not Included: Meals & Other drinks, Personal Expenses, Tips for guide.

Departure time: 14:00
Duration: 4 Hours


• BOLIVIA


8. La Paz - La Paz Local City Encounter

Learn the local way of life by visiting local markets like the witch market and taste traditional Bolivian street food with a local guide.

Included: English Speaking Local Guide, Typical Snack.
Not Included: Transportation, Lunch & Extra Snacks, Drinks, Tips for guide, Personal expenses.

Departure time: 09:00
Duration: 4 Hours


9. Uyuni - Salt Flats & Desert Adventure 3D/2N

Embark on an unforgettable 3-day expedition to the white salt flats of Uyuni, Sol de Manana Geyser and the world’s highest desert in southwest Bolivia.

Included: 4x4 transportation, 2 nights, 2B/3L/2D meals, Driver/Cook, Bilingual Guide.
Not Included: Entrance Fees ($25-$30 USD), Tips for Driver / Cook, Sleeping bag, Hot shower, Personal expenses, Travel insurance

Departure time: 07:30,10:30 (depends on departure point)
Duration: 3 Days


10. Sucre - Sucre with a Local

Learn about Sucre’s history and traditions on this walking tour. See the main attractions, interact with locals and taste traditional Bolivian food with a local guide.

Included: English Speaking Local Guide, Traditional Local Drink (breakfast)
Not Included: Local Transport, Personal Expenses, Tips for guide.

Departure time: 08:30
Duration: 3 Hours


• CHILE


11. San Pedro Atacama - Moon Valley Day Trip

See abstract natural formations, salt caves, the Licancabur Volcano and the great red landscape at sunset in one of the world’s driest deserts.

Included: Transportation, English Speaking Guide, Entrance Fees.
Not Included: Lunch, Tips, Personal Expenses.

Departure time: 16:00
Duration: 4 Hours


12. Santiago - Bike City Trip

Take a bicycle tour through the lively streets, markets and plazas of Santiago to experience the city’s personality through the eyes and ears of a local.

Included: Bicycle & helmet, Bilingual local guide, water & snack.
Not Included: Meals.

Departure time: 09:30,14:30
Duration: 3 Hours


13. Puerto Varas - Osorno Volcano Day Trip

Drive along Lake Llanquihue and visit Osorno Volcano for breathtaking views of the Petrohue River and beautiful Chilean landscapes!

Included: Transportation, Bilingual Guide.
Not Included: Snacks/Drinks, Optional Chairlift (16000 CLP), Tips

Departure time: 14:00
Duration: 4.5 Hours



14. Pto Montt / Pto Natales - Patagonia Fjords 4D/3N (November - April only)

Experience a sailing journey in a Cargo Boat between Puerto Montt and Puerto Natales through stunning Patagonian fjords and pristine coastlines.

Included: 4D/3N full board shared dorm-style accommodation on Cargo Boat.
Not Included: Extra drinks/meals/snacks, room upgrades, personal expenses.

Departure time: Depending on departure point.
Duration: 4 Days


• ARGENTINA


15. Buenos Aires - Tango Night Experience

Learn to dance Tango in Buenos Aires with a professional instructor, enjoy a delicious Argentine dinner and watch a sensual Tango Show.

Included: Transportation, Bilingual Tango Lesson, Tango Show, 3 Course Dinner, All you can drink wine/drinks.
Not Included: Personal Expenses.

Departure time: 18:45
Duration: 5 Hours


16. Iguazu - Argentina Iguazu Falls Day Trip

Visit Iguazu Falls where you can walk along the man-made platforms and bridges to reach the edge of the Devil’s Throat, and admire spectacular views.

Included: Transportation, English Speaking Guide, Entrance Fees, 3 Frontiers Landmark stop.
Not Included: Lunch, Tips, Personal Expenses.

Departure time: Depending on departure / arrival points
Duration: Depending on departure / arrival points


17. Salta - Cafayate & Villages Day Trip

Awe at the beautiful colors and impressive rock formations in Salta, La Quebrada de las Conchas and the picturesque villages around Salta.

Included: Transportation, Bilingual Guide.
Not Included: Meals.

Departure time: 07:00
Duration: 12 Hours


18. Mendoza - Wine Experience

Visit industrial and artisanal wineries in Mendoza, the heart of Argentina wine country, to taste different wines and enjoy the great atmosphere of the region.

Included: Transportation, English speaking local guide.
Not Included: Lunch and bottled water.

Departure time: 14:30
Duration: 5 Hours


19. Bariloche - Circuito Chico Day Trip

Travel 65 km along Lake Nahuel Huapi to Playa Bonita, Huemul Island and Cerro Campanario where you can reach the summit by chairlift for magnificent views.

Included: Transportation, Bilingual guide, Entrance Fees.
Not Included: Tips, Personal Expenses, Optional Ticket for Chairlift.

Departure time: 15:00
Duration: 4 Hours


20. El Calafate - Perito Moreno Glacier Alternative Trip (October - April only)

Walk along the shore of the Lago Argentino to Perito Moreno on an alternative trip to see blue icebergs float by and up-close views of the glacier.

Included: Transportation, Bilingual Guide, Entrance Fees.
Not Included: Lunch, Tips, Navigation in front of the glacier, Glacier Walk.

Departure time: 08:00
Duration: 9 Hours



21. Ushuaia - Tierra del Fuego National Park

Enjoy magnificent panoramic views of the beautiful forests, lakes, rivers, mountains and archaeological ruins of Tierra del Fuego National Park.

Included: Transportation, Bilingual Guide.
Not Included: Entrance Fees, Lunch, Tips, Personal Expenses.

Departure time: 08:30
Duration: 5 Hours


• URUGUAY


22. Montevideo - Montevideo Highlights Tour

See Montevideo’s landmarks such as Plaza Independencia, Mercado Agrícola, and Plaza Virgilio with panoramic views of the coast.

Included: Hotel pickup, transport during tour, English speaking guide.
Not Included: Meals, drinks, tips, personal expenses.

Departure time: 09:30,13:30
Duration: 3.5 Hours


• BRAZIL


23. Rio de Janeiro - Favela Experience

Learn about true Brazilian society from friendly locals in Vila Canoas and Rocinha favelas for a close-up look at the largest favela in Brazil.

Included: Transportation, Bilingual guide, Visit to Rocinha and Vila Canoas Favelas, "Para Ti" Community School and Handicraft Center.
Not Included: Lunch and Drinks.

Departure time: 09:30, 12:00, 14:00
Duration: 3 Hours


24. Paraty - Schooner Boat Trip

Go island hopping to experience the beauty of Brazil firsthand while sailing on a shared boat to stop at beautiful beaches to swim and snorkel.

Included: Boat Transportation with local boatmen, Tropical Fruits Snack.
Not Included: Snorkel, Mask and Fins R$10, Lunch.

Departure time: 10:30
Duration: 6 Hours


25. Pantanal - Pantanal Adventure 4D/3N

On this 4-day trip to Pantanal, get the chance to fish for piranha, walk next to alligators, and take a night safari by boat in the world’s largest freshwater floodplain.

Included: Transport, 3 Nights at Lodge, 3B/3L/3D meals, Activities to choose from, English Speaking guide during all activities, Use of facilities at the lodge.
Not Included: Private room upgrades, Other meals/drinks, Extra Activities, Tips, Travel Insurance.

Departure time: 15:00
Duration: 4 Days


• COLOMBIA


26. Bogota - Bike City Day Trip

Get a glimpse of Bogota’s historical and cultural sites from the comfort of your own bike with the expertise of a local tour guide.

Included: Bicycle & Equipment, Bilingual Local Guide.
Not Included: Accommodation Pick-up/Drop-off, Personal Expenses, Tips.

Departure time: 10:30, 14:00
Duration: 5 Hours


27. San Gil - Cueva del Indio

Visit the spectacular Northern highlands of Colombia by taking an amazing canyoning tour in the Cueva del Indio (Indigenous Cave).

Included: Accident insurance, required equipment, professional guide, transportation in local bus.
Not Included: Tips.

Departure time: 09:00
Duration: 2 Hours


28. Cartagena - Mangrove Forest Tour

Take a magical canoe ride through natural mangrove tunnels surrounded by unspoiled nature in the vibrant Afro-Colombian fishing village of La Boquilla.

Included: Transportation, Canoes, Bilingual Guide, Drink (coconut water or bottle of water).
Not Included: Extra drinks, personal expenses, Meals, Tips for guide.

Departure time: 09:00,14:00
Duration: 3 Hours



29. Medellin - Pablo Escobar Encounter

Discover the legacy of Pablo Escobar and his Medellin Cartel, the once infamous and world’s most wanted man whose actions impacted the entire country.

Included: Transportation, English Speaking Guide.
Not Included: Meals, Drinks.

Departure time: 09:00
Duration: 3 Hours


30. Manizales - Coffee Experience 2D/1N

There is no better place to learn about the history, process and the tastes of coffee than at a beautiful hacienda and coffee plantation in Manizales.

Included: Transportation, 1N Hostel Dorm, Day 2 Breakfast, Guided Tour to Plantation.
Not Included: Lunch at the Coffee Farm (COP 15000), Tips.

Departure time: 08:30
Duration: 2 Days


• ECUADOR


31. Quito - Middle of the World Experience

This tour is one of the best ways to enjoy the city of Quito while sitting back and relaxing on the bus ride to reach the Equator.

Included: English Speaking Guide, Guided Tour, Transportation, Mitad del Mundo Monument Site Entry Fee.
Not Included: Inti Nan Museum & Ethnographic Museum Entry Fees, Tips and Personal Expenses.

Departure time: 14:30
Duration: 3 Hours




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UNLIMITED SCHEDULE CHANGES
We make it easy for you to be spontaneous! Enjoy the freedom of making an unlimited amount of changes to your schedule before and during your trip. Your pass is valid for 12 months so you can take all the time you need to enjoy your journey!
    WHY BAMBA?

TRAVEL INDEPENDENTLY
You are a traveler, not a tourist. We want you to be able to explore the world exactly as you have always dreamed it. You are free to travel at your own pace with no tour leaders or set schedules.
DAILY DEPARTURES
Depart any day you want, 365 days a year whether you are traveling on your own or in a group.
UNLIMITED SCHEDULE CHANGES
We make it easy for you to be spontaneous! Enjoy the freedom of making an unlimited amount of changes to your schedule before and during your trip. Your pass is valid for 12 months so you can take all the time you need to enjoy your journey!
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