11 days in Patagonia Itinerary

11 days in Patagonia Itinerary

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Start: Seattle
Fly:  23 h 30 min
1
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Los Glaciares National Park
— 1 night
Bus:  2 h
3
El Calafate
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
4
Ushuaia
— 3 nights
Fly:  23 h
End: Seattle

3
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: stroll through Catedral Alta Patagonis, identify plant and animal life at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi, hike along Circuito Chico, and make a trip to Centro Civico.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the San Carlos de Bariloche trip planner.

Seattle, USA to San Carlos de Bariloche is an approximately 26- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Argentina Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. While traveling from Seattle, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in San Carlos de Bariloche, ranging from highs of 65°F to lows of 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Catedral Alta Patagonis
Catedral Alta Patagonis
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi ©
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi
Circuito Chico ©
Circuito Chico

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Glaciar Spegazzini and then explore the striking landscape of Perito Moreno National Park.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Los Glaciares National Park trip planner.

Fly from San Carlos de Bariloche to Los Glaciares National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in November: highs in Los Glaciares National Park hover around 54°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to El Calafate.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Perito Moreno National Park
Highlights from your plan
Perito Moreno National Park ©
Perito Moreno National Park
Glaciar Spegazzini ©
Glaciar Spegazzini

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Los Glaciares. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico, get outside with Enjoy!, and then explore the activities along Lago Argentino.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the El Calafate trip itinerary maker.

Take a bus from Los Glaciares National Park to El Calafate in 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ushuaia.

Things to do in El Calafate

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Lago Argentino
Lago Argentino
Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico ©
Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tierra del Fuego National Park and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Beagle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then get engrossed in the history at Museo del Fin del Mundo, and then examine the collection at Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Ushuaia day trip planning site.

You can fly from El Calafate to Ushuaia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from El Calafate in November, Ushuaia is slightly colder at night with lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Nature Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Tierra del Fuego National Park ©
Tierra del Fuego National Park
Canal Beagle ©
Canal Beagle
Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia ©
Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia

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