10 days in Florianopolis, Argentina & Foz do Iguacu Itinerary

10 days in Florianopolis, Argentina & Foz do Iguacu Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Drive:  3 h 30 min
1
Florianopolis, Brazil
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
2
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Iguazu National Park, Argentina
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
4
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

3
nights
Florianopolis, Brazil

Florianopolis ©
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
Attractions like Jurere Beach and Joaquina Beach make great kid-friendly stops. You'll get in some beach time at Praia do Santinho and Lagoinha do Leste. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Galheta, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Mole, and stop by Soulvenir.

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Sao Paulo to Florianopolis is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Florianopolis

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Praia Mole ©
Praia Mole
Jurere Beach ©
Jurere Beach
Lagoinha do Leste ©
Lagoinha do Leste

3
nights
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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.
For shopping fun, head to Puerto Madero or Palermo. Bring the kids along to Cemiterio de Recoleta and El Ateneo Grand Splendid. There's still lots to do: explore the engaging exhibits at Museo de los Ninos, admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, admire the natural beauty at Parque 3 de Febrero, and take in the views from Puente de la Mujer.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires itinerary planner.

You can fly from Florianopolis to Buenos Aires in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florianopolis in August, things will get a bit cooler in Buenos Aires: highs are around 20°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Iguazu National Park.

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Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
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Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
El Ateneo Grand Splendid ©
El Ateneo Grand Splendid

1
night
Iguazu National Park, Argentina

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Salto San Martin and then take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls.

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Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Iguazu National Park, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Foz do Iguacu.

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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddhist Temple and then admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Kapadokya, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then see human ingenuity at work at Itaipu Dam.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Foz do Iguacu day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Iguazu National Park to Foz do Iguacu takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Foz do Iguacu, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

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Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Kapadokya ©
Kapadokya
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls

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