NEW YORK -- Brazilian Views is offering a House & Garden Tour
to Rio de Janeiro and Iguazu Falls in Brazil, lead by Scott Appell,
director of education for the Horticultural Society of New York.
Departing Oct. 4, the 10-night tour coincides with springtime in
Brazil. Participants will view gardens with flowers rarely seen in
Attractions in Rio include three "home museums," where formal
gardens are accented with Portuguese artifacts and Brazilian folk
art; a private wild orchid preserve; the Botanical Center for
Landscape Design, and the Wynn-Jones private gardens at Villa
The program includes a stay near Iguazu Falls, with a tour of
Priced at $2,498 per person, double, the tour covers
accommodations, seven buffet breakfasts and four other meals,
airport transfers and guided tours.
For details, contact Brazilian Views at (212) 472-9539.