20 days in Patagonia Itinerary

20 days in Patagonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brno
+4
Train + Foot + Subway + Bus + Fly:  32 h
1
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  8 h 45 min
2
Puerto Madryn
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Ushuaia
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Los Glaciares National Park
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h
5
El Calafate
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  26 h
End: Brno

4
nights
San Carlos de Bariloche

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.
San Carlos de Bariloche is known for nature, winter sports, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Circuito Chico, stop by Chocolaterie VanWynsberghe, pause for some photo ops at Centro Civico, and get great views at Cerro Otto.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Carlos de Bariloche day trip planning tool.

Brno, Czech Republic to San Carlos de Bariloche is an approximately 26- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Brno to San Carlos de Bariloche. Traveling from Brno in August, expect San Carlos de Bariloche to be cooler, temps between 9°C and 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Puerto Madryn.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Catedral Alta Patagonis
Catedral Alta Patagonis
Circuito Chico ©
Circuito Chico
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi ©
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi

3
nights
Puerto Madryn

Puerto Madryn ©
Whales and penguins frolic in the waters of Puerto Madryn, one of Argentine Patagonia's most important port cities.
Change things up with these side-trips from Puerto Madryn: Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio (in Trelew) and Compania Mercantil de Chubut (in Dolavon). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Peninsula Valdes, identify plant and animal life at Ecocentro, kick back and relax at Playa El Doradillo, and stroll through Playa La Cantera.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Madryn trip builder site.

Getting from San Carlos de Bariloche to Puerto Madryn by combination of flight and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ushuaia.

Things to do in Puerto Madryn

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio, Compania Mercantil de Chubut, Punta Tombo
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Peninsula Valdes ©
Peninsula Valdes
Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio ©
Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio
Playa El Doradillo ©
Playa El Doradillo

4
nights
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.
Ushuaia is known for nature, museums, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tierra del Fuego National Park, hit the slopes at Cerro Castor (Castor Mount), don't miss a visit to Les Éclaireurs Lighthouse, and take in the awesome beauty at Glacier Martial.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ushuaia travel route planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Puerto Madryn to Ushuaia in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in August, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in Ushuaia

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

2
nights
Los Glaciares National Park

Los Glaciares National Park ©
A World Heritage Site, Los Glaciares National Park contains a giant ice cap that feeds 47 vast glaciers.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Glaciar Seco and then explore the striking landscape of Perito Moreno National Park. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Laguna de los Tres.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Los Glaciares National Park trip planning site.

You can fly from Ushuaia to Los Glaciares National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In August in Los Glaciares National Park, expect temperatures between 4°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can catch the bus to El Calafate.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Perito Moreno National Park
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Laguna de los Tres ©
Laguna de los Tres
Perito Moreno National Park ©
Perito Moreno National Park
Glaciar Seco ©
Glaciar Seco

3
nights
El Calafate

El Calafate ©
El Calafate tourism thrives mostly thanks to the city's proximity to a World Heritage-listed national park, famed for containing over 40 large glaciers.
Spend the 24th (Mon) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Los Glaciares. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico, take a stroll through Avenida Libertador, explore the activities along Lago Argentino, and look for gifts at La Despensa Espacio de Sabores.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our El Calafate tour planner.

You can take a bus from Los Glaciares National Park to El Calafate in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in El Calafate

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico ©
Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico
Lago Argentino
Lago Argentino

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