19 days in Argentina Itinerary

19 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Fly
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Buenos Aires
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Ushuaia
— 2 nights
Fly
3
El Calafate
— 2 nights
Drive
4
El Chalten
— 3 nights
Bus to El Calafate, Fly to San Carlos de Bariloche
5
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 2 nights
Fly
6
Mendoza
— 3 nights
Fly
7
Salta
— 1 night
Fly
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Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights
Bus to Foz do Iguacu, Fly to Genoa

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Buenos Aires

Queen of La Plata

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.
On the 13th (Tue), take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Japones, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, then don't miss a visit to Cemiterio de Recoleta, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with El Ateneo Grand Splendid. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Calle Defensa, then visit Puerto Madero, then make a trip to Plaza de Mayo, and finally ponder the world of politics at Casa Rosada.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Buenos Aires road trip planner.

Genoa, Italy to Buenos Aires is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Genoa to Buenos Aires is minus 4 hours. In April, Buenos Aires is a bit warmer than Genoa - with highs of 26°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ushuaia.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

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Parque 3 de Febrero ©
World heritage site
Parque 3 de Febrero
4.6
Puerto Madero ©
Must see
Puerto Madero
4.5

2
nights
Ushuaia

End of the World

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.
On the 15th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Tierra del Fuego National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia, then get engrossed in the history at Museo del Fin del Mundo, then explore the activities along Canal Beagle, and finally grab your bike and head to Ushuaia Bay.

For maps and more tourist information, read our Ushuaia trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or drive. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Buenos Aires in April: high temperatures in Ushuaia hover around 10°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to El Calafate.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Parks · Nature · Museums · Trails
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Canal Beagle ©
Water Body
Canal Beagle
4.7

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): head outdoors with Enjoy!, get a new perspective on nature at Museo Regional Municipal de El Calafate, then examine the collection at El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center, and finally explore the activities along Lago Argentino. On your second day here, stop by Vellon Negro, then see the interesting displays at Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our El Calafate trip planner.

You can fly from Ushuaia to El Calafate in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Ushuaia in April, El Calafate is a bit warmer at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to El Chalten.

Things to do in El Calafate

Outdoors · Museums · Tours · Nature
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Climbing Tour
Climbing Tours
4.5
Lago Argentino
Water Body
Lago Argentino
4.7

3
nights
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.
El Chalten is known for nature, historic sites, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Fitz Roy, contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Capri, trek along Laguna de los Tres, and get to know the fascinating history of Laguna Torre.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the El Chalten holiday builder tool.

You can drive from El Calafate to El Chalten in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks · Nature · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Fitz Roy ©
Must see
Fitz Roy
4.9
Laguna Torre ©
Historic Walking Area
Laguna Torre
4.9

2
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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 22nd (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi and then stop by Chocolaterie VanWynsberghe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Nuestra Senora del Nahuel Huapi, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cerro Otto, and then hike along Circuito Chico.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read San Carlos de Bariloche driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from El Chalten to San Carlos de Bariloche takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. April in San Carlos de Bariloche sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Mendoza.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails
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Circuito Chico ©
Hiking Trail
Circuito Chico
4.4
Cerro Otto ©
Lookout
Cerro Otto
3.9

3
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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.
When in Mendoza, make a side trip to see Valle de Uco in Tupungato, approximately Tupungato away. Dedicate the 26th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: walk around Parque General San Martin, do a tasting at Bodega La Azul, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nuestra Senora del Perpetuo Socorro, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Independencia.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mendoza visit planner.

Traveling by flight from San Carlos de Bariloche to Mendoza takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in April: high temperatures in Mendoza hover around 26°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salta.

Things to do in Mendoza

Wineries · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.8

1
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Salta

Salta the Beautiful

Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): stop by Vincul Arte, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Menor San Francisco, take an in-depth tour of MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, sample some tasty brews at Salta Free Tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Salta, and finally examine the collection at Salta Cabildo.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Salta online itinerary planner.

Fly from Mendoza to Salta in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Salta sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Salta

Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites
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Salta Cabildo ©
Specialty Museum
Salta Cabildo
4.4
Cathedral of Salta ©
Religious Site
Cathedral of Salta
4.8

2
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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.
On the 28th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Isla San Martin, admire the sheer force of Salto San Martin, and then identify plant and animal life at Salto Bernabe Mendez.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Iguazu National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Salta to Iguazu National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salta in April, expect Iguazu National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
Iguazu Falls ©
Must see
Iguazu Falls
4.9
Salto San Martin ©
Waterfall
Salto San Martin
4.9

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