15 days in Argentina Itinerary

15 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Buenos Aires
— 3 nights
2
Ushuaia
— 3 nights
3
El Chalten
— 2 nights
4
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 2 nights
5
Mendoza
— 2 nights
6
Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights

3
nights
Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires ©
Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Cemiterio de Recoleta, take in the history at Plaza de Mayo, take a stroll through Puerto Madero, and explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Buenos Aires travel website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Buenos Aires. In December in Buenos Aires, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ushuaia.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero

3
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Ushuaia

Ushuaia ©
Often called the "End of the World" because of its position on the southernmost tip of South America, the expanding city of Ushuaia serves as both a busy commercial port and attractive tourist hub.
Spend the 5th (Sat) exploring nature at Tierra del Fuego National Park. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Beagle, step off the mainland to explore Isla Bridges, see Off-Road Tours, and examine the collection at Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ushuaia vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Buenos Aires in December: high temperatures in Ushuaia hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to El Chalten.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Parks Nature Tours
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Tierra del Fuego National Park ©
Tierra del Fuego National Park
Canal Beagle ©
Canal Beagle
Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia ©
Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia

2
nights
El Chalten

El Chalten ©
Nestled up against the hills of the Los Glaciares National Park, El Chalten serves as one of the nation's most bustling hubs for hikers and backpackers heading out into the wild landscape of southern Patagonia.
On the 8th (Tue), head outdoors with Patagonia Magica and then take in the awesome beauty at Fitz Roy. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Laguna Torre, tour the pleasant surroundings at Laguna de los Tres, and then get great views at El Mirador De Los Condores.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read El Chalten journey planner.

Getting from Ushuaia to El Chalten by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Laguna de los Tres
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Fitz Roy ©
Fitz Roy
Laguna de los Tres ©
Laguna de los Tres
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre

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San Carlos de Bariloche

Nestled against the foothills of the Andes, scenic San Carlos de Bariloche hugs the southern shore of Nahuel Huapi Lake and ranks among Argentina's top destinations for active outdoor vacations.
On the 10th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi and then stop by Chocolaterie VanWynsberghe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Lago Mascardi Viewpoint, hike along Circuito Chico, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Carlos de Bariloche route planner.

Getting from El Chalten to San Carlos de Bariloche by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mendoza.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi ©
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi
Circuito Chico ©
Circuito Chico

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Mendoza

Famed for its neat vineyards and thriving wine production, Mendoza remains the place to visit for a pleasant combination of relaxation and recreation.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): do a tasting at Bodega Roberto Bonfanti, do a tasting at Bodega Matervini, thenlearn about winemaking at Bodega Renacer, thenmake a trip to Plaza Independencia, and finally walk around Parque General San Martin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

Plan my day in Mendoza using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Fly from San Carlos de Bariloche to Mendoza in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Mendoza, with highs around °C, while nights are warmer with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Mendoza

Tours Wineries Parks
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Parque General San Martin ©
Parque General San Martin
Plaza Independencia ©
Plaza Independencia

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Iguazu National Park

Iguazu National Park ©
Iguazu National Park contains 672 sq km (259 sq mi) of fertile subtropical forests, but its main attraction is the majestic Iguazu Falls.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Salto Bernabe Mendez, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Salto San Martin, and then head off the coast to Isla San Martin.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Iguazu National Park trip builder site.

Fly from Mendoza to Iguazu National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Iguazu National Park can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin
Isla San Martin ©
Isla San Martin

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