12 days in Argentina Itinerary

12 days in Argentina Itinerary

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12 days in Argentina Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Mendoza
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
2
Los Glaciares National Park
— 1 night
bus:  2​h
3
El Calafate
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
4
Buenos Aires
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Dallas

2
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.
Step out of Mendoza with an excursion to Valle de Uco in Tupungato--about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, don't miss a visit to Plaza Independencia, take an in-depth tour of Museo Fundacional, and learn about winemaking at Bodega Roberto Bonfanti.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Mendoza trip itinerary maker tool .

Dallas, USA to Mendoza is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Mendoza is 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dallas in March; daily highs in Mendoza reach 81°F and lows reach 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in Mendoza

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trip

Valle de Uco
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Wine Tours & Tastings
Parque General San Martin ©
Parque General San Martin

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.
On the 14th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Perito Moreno Glacier. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Laguna de los Tres.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Glaciares National Park trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Mendoza to Los Glaciares National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Mendoza in March, expect nights in Los Glaciares National Park to be a bit cooler, around 53°F, while days are much colder, around 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can catcht the bus to El Calafate.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Perito Moreno Glacier ©
Perito Moreno Glacier

1
night
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.
On the 16th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Los Glaciares.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read El Calafate journey builder website .

Traveling by bus from Los Glaciares National Park to El Calafate takes 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in El Calafate

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

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.
Buenos Aires is known for nightlife, museums, parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Cemiterio de Recoleta, get a sense of history and politics at Casa Rosada, admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, and take a stroll through San Telmo.

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You can fly from El Calafate to Buenos Aires in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from El Calafate in March, you will find days in Buenos Aires are much hotter (77°F), and nights are a bit warmer (64°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero

2
nights
Iguazu National Park

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 20th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Salto San Martin and then admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls.

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You can fly from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Buenos Aires in March, you will find days in Iguazu National Park are a bit warmer (85°F), and nights are about the same (66°F). You'll set off for home on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin

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