10 days in Argentina Itinerary

10 days in Argentina Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Argentina travel route builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Argentina Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly:  14​h
1
Buenos Aires
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  8​h 45​min
2
El Chalten
— 1 night
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  9​h
3
Cordoba
— 1 day
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Salta
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Houston

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like San Telmo and Recoleta. Head to Puerto Madero and El Ateneo Grand Splendidfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica de Nuestra Senora Del Pilar, wander the streets of Palermo, and get to know the fascinating history of La Boca.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Buenos Aires trip itinerary website .

Houston, USA to Buenos Aires is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Houston to Buenos Aires. When traveling from Houston in May, plan for cooler days in Buenos Aires, with highs around 64°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to El Chalten.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Calle Defensa ©
Calle Defensa
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Recoleta ©
Recoleta

1
night
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 3rd (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cerro Fitz Roy. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Marcopolo Bookstore, get to know the fascinating history of Laguna Torre, and then hike along Laguna de los Tres.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our El Chalten trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Buenos Aires to El Chalten takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cordoba.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Laguna de los Tres
Highlights from your plan
Fitz Roy ©
Fitz Roy
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre

1
day
Cordoba

Cordoba ©
History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Paseo del Buen Pastor, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Los Capuchinos, then take an in-depth tour of Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica, then get engrossed in the history at Museo Historico Provincial Marques de Sobre Monte, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Catedral de Córdoba.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cordoba visit planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from El Chalten to Cordoba in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Cordoba, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Salta.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Paseo del Buen Pastor ©
Paseo del Buen Pastor
Iglesia de Los Capuchinos ©
Iglesia de Los Capuchinos

2
nights
Salta

Salta ©
Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
On the 6th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia San Francisco, get a new perspective on nature at MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Salta, then steep yourself in history at San Bernardo Convent, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Historico Jose Evaristo Uriburu.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Salta road trip website .

Getting from Cordoba to Salta by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. When traveling from Cordoba in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Salta, with highs around 66°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 41°F. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Salta

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Basilica Menor San Francisco ©
Basilica Menor San Francisco
Cathedral of Salta ©
Cathedral of Salta
San Bernardo Convent ©
San Bernardo Convent

Similar Plans

13 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM SPAIN April, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM SPAIN November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA March, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM CAYMAN ISLANDS March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans