33 days in Argentina Itinerary

33 days in Argentina Itinerary

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33 days in Argentina Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Puerto Iguazu
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Buenos Aires
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Puerto Madryn
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  5 h
4
Ushuaia
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h
5
El Calafate
— 5 nights
Bus:  3 h
6
El Chalten
— 8 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  7 h 30 min
7
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
8
Mendoza
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Buenos Aires

3
nights
Puerto Iguazu

Puerto Iguazu ©
The gateway to a national park inscribed on the World Heritage List, growing Puerto Iguazu sits on the confluence of two major rivers near the border with Paraguay and Brazil.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Iguazu, then identify plant and animal life at Jardin de los Picaflores, and then take a stroll through Puerto Iguazu. Keep things going the next day: stop by Duty Free Shop Puerto Iguazu, then identify plant and animal life at Salto Bernabe Mendez, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Salto San Martin.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Puerto Iguazu travel route planner.

Buenos Aires to Puerto Iguazu is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. While traveling from Buenos Aires, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Puerto Iguazu, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Puerto Iguazu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Iguazu National Park
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Salto Bernabe Mendez ©
Salto Bernabe Mendez
Puerto Iguazu ©
Puerto Iguazu
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin

4
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: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemiterio de Recoleta, take in the history at Plaza de Mayo, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Japones, and wander the streets of Palermo.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Buenos Aires online journey builder .

Traveling by flight from Puerto Iguazu to Buenos Aires takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Puerto Iguazu in July, with highs in Buenos Aires at 17°C and lows at 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Madryn.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

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

2
nights
Puerto Madryn

Puerto Madryn ©
Whales and penguins frolic in the waters of Puerto Madryn, one of Argentine Patagonia's most important port cities.
On the 15th (Wed), get curious at Museo Provincial de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanografico and then contemplate the waterfront views at Peninsula Valdes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Doradillo, then identify plant and animal life at Ecocentro, and then gain insight at Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Puerto Madryn road trip planning website .

You can fly from Buenos Aires to Puerto Madryn in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Ushuaia.

Things to do in Puerto Madryn

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio
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Peninsula Valdes ©
Peninsula Valdes
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, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take an in-depth tour of Museo del Fin del Mundo, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Ushuaia Bay.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ushuaia online attractions planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Puerto Madryn to Ushuaia in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Ushuaia can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to El Calafate.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Tierra del Fuego National Park ©
Tierra del Fuego National Park
Canal Beagle ©
Canal Beagle

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting El Calafate side-trips: Los Glaciares National Park (Glaciar Seco & Glaciar Spegazzini). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Argentino, see the interesting displays at Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico, take a stroll through Avenida Libertador, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our El Calafate online attractions planner .

Getting from Ushuaia to El Calafate by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. While traveling from Ushuaia, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in El Calafate, ranging from highs of 1°C to lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to El Chalten.

Things to do in El Calafate

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Los Glaciares National Park
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Glaciar Spegazzini ©
Glaciar Spegazzini
Lago Argentino
Lago Argentino

8
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Laguna de los Tres in Los Glaciares National Park (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: hike along Fitz Roy, examine the collection at Encuentros con la Historia. Estancia Turistica, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and head outdoors with Patagonia Magica.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the El Chalten trip builder site .

You can take a bus from El Calafate to El Chalten in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Laguna de los Tres, Cerro Torre, Lago del Desierto
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Fitz Roy ©
Fitz Roy
Laguna de los Tres ©
Laguna de los Tres
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre

2
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.
Spend the 5th (Wed) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi. Next up on the itinerary: hit the slopes at Catedral Alta Patagonis, pause for some photo ops at Centro Civico, stroll through Cerro Otto, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from El Chalten to San Carlos de Bariloche in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. August in San Carlos de Bariloche sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mendoza.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

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

3
nights
Mendoza

Famed for its neat vineyards and thriving wine production, Mendoza remains the place to visit for a pleasant combination of relaxation and recreation.
Mendoza is known for wineries, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque General San Martin, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nuestra Senora del Perpetuo Socorro, and get great views at Cerro de la Gloria.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Mendoza tour itinerary website .

You can fly from San Carlos de Bariloche to Mendoza in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Mendoza is a bit warmer than San Carlos de Bariloche - with highs of 22°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mendoza

Tours Wineries Parks
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Food Tours
Parque Provincial Aconcagua ©
Parque Provincial Aconcagua
Parque General San Martin ©
Parque General San Martin

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