Newsletters — May 13, 2022

South American Roadshow March 2023

Workshop gathers together Suppliers from all over Baltic and Nordic countries. Roadshow workshop cities are Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and Buenos Aires. This is the first time we organize this Roadshow. 

Argentina is the leading outbound travel country in Latin America. The country had more than 16.6% growth recently, mainly focused in other Latin American countries. The second biggest growth-rate comes from Brazil, with 14.2% increase in outbound travel.


We organize a Roadshow in March touring in these two countries as follows. We keep the rights for the programme and possible changes. 

Day 1, Sunday 19.3.2023 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

18.00 Welcome to Roadshow. At Windsor Guanabara Hotel. (Meeting in the lobby area). Meeting other participants of the Roadshow and last minute information regarding the tour. Possible flight tickets and badges delivered.

19.00 Optional dinner after the meeting in nearby restaurant in city centre (to be informed later)

Day 2, Monday 20.3.2023 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Workshop at Windsor Guanabara Hotel

09.00   Preparations of workshop table (no roll-ups allowed in the workshop room). Electricity plug installed participants workshop table needs to be order beforehand (in the registration form). Non-stop coffee/tea station available already from noon.

10.00   Workshop starts, no prearranged meetings, suppliers’ tables are seated in alphabetical order.

11.00   Catering service without interruption of the workshop meetings

13.45   Lucky Draw Lottery

14.00   Workshop ends

16.00   Departure from the hotel to Rio de Janeiro Airport

18.00   Flight from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo, flight time approx. 1h00m. Flight seat is in economy class. 23 kg checked luggage and 1 carry-flight luggage of 8 kgs

19.00  Arrival to Sao Paulo, Congonhas Airport (domestic flights). Transfer from the airport to the hotel. Transfer time is approx. 30 minutes.

20.00  Arrival to the hotel

21.00  Optional dinner  

Day 3, Tuesday 21.3.2023 Sao Paulo, Brazil Workshop at Mercure São Paulo Bela Vista

           Morning free

12.00  Time prepare workshop table (no roll-ups allowed in the workshop room)

 Electricity plug installed participants workshop table needs to be order beforehand (in the registration form). Non-stop coffee/tea station available already from noon.

13.00 Workshop starts, no prearranged meetings, suppliers tables are seated in alphabetical order.

14.00   Catering service will be delivered without interruption of the workshop meetings

16.45   Lucky Draw Lottery

17.00   Workshop ends

19.00   Optional dinner in city centre area

Day 4 Wednesday 22.3.2023 Icuazu Falls, Brazil/Argentina, Optional

One day trip to Icuazu Falls, the largest waterfall system in the world

08.30 Departure from the hotel to Sao Paulo Airport, Congonhas Airport (domestic flights)

10.30 Departure Sao Paulo to Iguassu, flight time 1h40m

12.10 Arrival to Iguassu Do Foz Airport

12.45 Transfer to Iguassu Do Foz city

13.00 Lunch in the city (2-course menu with soft drinks)

14.00 Tour to Iguazu Falls, 4 hour tour

18.00 Return from the tour back to the airport

          Light dinner near the airport or at the airport

 19.50  Flight Iguassu – Sao Paulo, flight time 1h40m

 21.30  Arrival to Sao Paulo

 22.00  Back to the hotel


Those who skip this tour, you have two options:

To stay one day in Sao Paulo and departure to Buenos Aires 23.2 in the morning or
Departure to Buenos Aires during the day and spend the following night in Buenos Aires          

Day 5 Thursday 23.3.2023 Buenos Aires, Argentina, Hotel NH Buenos Aires Tango

            Breakfast in the hotel

            Check-out from the hotel

08.00 Departure to the airport

10.25 Flight from Sao Paulo to Buenos Aires, flight time approx. 2h55m

13.20 Arrival to Buenos Aires

13.45 Transfer from Buenos Aires Airport to Buenos Aires, 30 km, approx. 45 minutes

           Hotel NH Buenos Aires Tango, 

           Address: Cerrito 550, C1010AAL CABA

16.00 Workshop starts, no prearranged meetings, suppliers tables are seated in alphabetical order.

17.00 Catering service will be delivered without interruption of the workshop meetings

19.45 Lucky Draw Lottery

20.00 Workshop ends

21.00 Optional dinner in city centre area

6. Day Friday 24.3.2023 Buenos Aires, Argentina Sales Visits, end of the Roadshow

10.00  Sales Visit 1

11.00  Sales Visit 2

12.00 Lunch break

14.00 Sales Visit 3

15.00 Sales Visit 4

16.00 Back to the hotel

20.00 Farewell dinner (included to the service package)

Possibility to continue your travel to Uruguay (Montevideo) or to Chile (Santiago de Chile).

Workshop Venues: Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and Buenos Aires


1 EUR = 5.2103 BRL (real)

1 EUR = 138,02 ARS (peso)

Early Bird Package will be is valid until 31.01.2022.
Normal Price Package will be valid 1.2.2023 – 28.2.2023. Please send your inquiries to: Mr. Kari Halonen, ToolBox Consulting, email: kari.halonen [at] or tel. +358 50 375 1328

Additional person from the same company. This price is valid until 31.01.2023. No Early Bird prices in this package.

Two Price Packages:

1. Workshops Only


3900 euros + VAT 24% (VAT if applicable)/person/company in own table

1900 euros + VAT 24% (VAT if applicable)/additional person from the same company

2700 euros + VAT 24% (VAT if applicable)/person/ shared table with another, different company representative. It is companies task to find the other company to share the table with them. Maximum 2 persons in one shared table.

Price includes: 
– 3 workshop events with catering service                                                                                                     – Sales Visits 24.3.2023                                                                                                                                     – Welcome Meeting 19.3.2023 and Farewell Dinner 24.3.2023                                                                 – ToolBox Consulting representative assistance

Price does not include:
– Accommodation in Argentina: Buenos Aires or in Brazil: Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. But there will be offers from the event organizers available in workshop hotels                                                  – Inbound flights between workshop cities and 2 countries
– Freight
– possible visa expenditures

2. Workshop Package including flights and accommodation


1 participant: starting price 6900 euros + VAT 24 % (if applicable) / person/company

Additional person from the same company: starting price 4900 euros + VAT 24 % (if applicable)/person/from the same company

Shared table with another (different company) company representative 5600 euros + VAT 24 % (if applicable)/person/company. Total 11200 euros + VAT 24 % (if applicable) for 2 companies. Max. 2 persons can share the table.

Price includes: 
– 3 workshop events with catering service
– inbound flights (2 flights: Rio de Janeiro – Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo – Buenos Aires) according to the official itinerary, economy class flight tickets 
– transfers (6 transfers: Rio de Janeiro – Rio de Janeiro Airport, Sao Paulo Airport – Sao Paulo – Sao Paulo Airport, and Buenos Aires Airport – Buenos Aires)

– accommodation in 4-star hotel including breakfast (if additional person, he/she has own room) in Rio de Janeiro 19.3 – 21.3, Sao Paulo 21.3 – 22.3 and Buenos Aires 22.3 – 25.3.2023
– ToolBox Consulting representative assistance

Price does not include:
– Freight
– possible visa expenditures

Additional prices:

– electricity plug next to your workshop table (3 workshops), total 250 euros + VAT 24 % if applicable

– Icuazu Tour Full Day Tour 22.3.2023, price/person 590 euros + VAT 24 % if applicable

We need a minimum of 5 companies to provide this Roadshow programme.

Icuazu Tour, 1 day tour 22.3.2023

Price: 590 euros + VAT 24% (if applicable)/person

Iguazú Falls or Iguaçu Falls are waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of the Argentine and Brazil. Together, they make up the largest waterfall system in the world. The falls are shared by the Iguazú National Park (Argentina) and Iguazu National Park (Brazil). The two parks were designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1984 and 1986, respectively. The Iguazu Falls are arranged in a way that resembles a reversed letter “J”. The Argentina–Brazil border runs through the Devil’s Throat.

Tour includes:

Transfer from Sao Paulo hotels in/out Sao Paulo Airport, Flights roundtrip in economy class Sao Paulo – Foz do Iguassu – Sao Paulo, Roundtrip transfers, Tour of 4 hours, Professional Tour Guide Gratuities Food and Beverages Iguassu National Park Entrance fee.


To validate and confirm your registration we need more information about you and your company. The questionnaire includes titles as follows:
Company Details
Personal Data
Invoice Details (for Suppliers only)
Lucky Draw (for Suppliers only)



Please note final registration ends 28.02.2023.

Registration link for Argentinian and Brazilian tour operators, travel agencies and travel media:


Please note Early Bird Price Package deadline is 20.1.2023 and the final registration ends 20.02.2023.

Registration link for Baltic and Nordic countries travel trade:


Please click the pdf file where the cancellation policy is shown. The file includes also ToolBox Consulting Ltd. GDPR policy.

Terms of ToolBox Consulting Ltd. Events (pdf)

Travel and COVID-19


Currently, Argentina’s borders are open to all international travellers so long as they comply with current health and entry requirements.

Non-resident arrivals must fill in an electronic ‘sworn statement’ form within 48 hours before travelling to the country, and present proof of insurance which will cover any covid-19 related costs.

There are no vaccination or testing requirements currently in force for travellers entering Argentina. Those who are not fully vaccinated are recommended to have a diagnostic test within 24 hours following their entry into the country. 


According to Ordinance No. 670, of 01/04/2022, the entry into Brazil, by air, of travellers of international origin*, Brazilian or foreign, is authorized, provided that the following requirements are met:

All travellers must present proof of vaccination, printed or electronically, with immunizations approved by the National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) or by the World Health Organization (WHO) or by the authorities of the country where the traveler has been immunized, whose last dose or single dose has occurred at least fourteen days before the date of boarding.

The presentation of proof of vaccination is not required from travellers:

I – with a health condition that contraindicates vaccination, provided that it is certified by a medical report;

II – not eligible for vaccination due to age, according to criteria defined by the Ministry of Health in the National Plan for the Operationalization of Vaccination against COVID-19 and published on the Ministry of Health website;

III – due to humanitarian issues, pursuant to art. 18 of the Ordinance;

IV – coming from countries with low vaccination coverage, according to list published by the Ministry of Health on its website; and

V – Brazilians and foreigners residing in Brazilian territory who are not fully vaccinated.

ATTENTION: Travellers exempt from proof of vaccination must present a negative COVID-19 test upon boarding. An antigen or laboratory RT-PCR testing, performed within 24 hours prior to the flight, may be presented.

Vaccinated travellers are not required to present a negative COVID-19 test.