14 days in Argentina Itinerary

14 days in Argentina Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Argentina trip itinerary planner

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Mendoza
— 1 night
Fly
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San Carlos de Bariloche
— 3 nights
Drive
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San Martin de los Andes
— 2 nights
Fly
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Mar del Plata
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Buenos Aires
— 3 nights
Fly
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Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights
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Mendoza

— 1 night
Famed for its neat vineyards and thriving wine production, Mendoza remains the place to visit for a pleasant combination of relaxation and recreation.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): do a tasting at Miguel Mini Bodega y Vinedos, learn about winemaking at Bodega Roberto Bonfanti, then learn about winemaking at Bodega Tierras Altas, and finally walk around Parque General San Martin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Mendoza online holiday maker.

Lima, Peru to Mendoza is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Lima to Mendoza is 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Lima in February since evenings lows in Mendoza dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Mendoza

Wineries · Tours · Parks

San Carlos de Bariloche

— 3 nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi and Playa Bahia Serena. There's much more to do: stroll through Circuito Chico, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Bonita, take some stellar pictures from Cerro Otto, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the San Carlos de Bariloche sightseeing planning website.

You can fly from Mendoza to San Carlos de Bariloche in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mendoza in February, expect nights in San Carlos de Bariloche to be colder, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Martin de los Andes.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

San Martin de los Andes

— 2 nights
Perched on the eastern tip of Lake Lacar, laidback San Martin de los Andes feels in tune with the nature around it.
On the 2nd (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Quila Quina, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Bonita, and then kick back and relax at Playa Catritre. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Route of the Seven Lakes and then contemplate the waterfront views at Playa La Islita.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Martin de los Andes day trip app.

You can drive from San Carlos de Bariloche to San Martin de los Andes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mar del Plata.

Things to do in San Martin de los Andes

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature

Mar del Plata

— 2 nights

Happy City

Drenched in sunshine and fringed by wide expanses of sandy coastline, Mar del Plata stands out as one of Argentina's most popular vacation resorts.
On the 4th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Varese, enjoy the sand and surf at Punta Mogotes, then kick back and relax at La Perla, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cerveceria Antares. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Playa Acantilados, then stroll through Playas de Chapadmalal, and then kick back and relax at Balneario Medanos.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Mar del Plata trip planner.

Fly from San Martin de los Andes to Mar del Plata in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Mar del Plata can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Mar del Plata

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Buenos Aires

— 3 nights

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.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Puerto Madero, admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, admire the striking features of El Ateneo Grand Splendid, and get to know the fascinating history of Calle Defensa.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Mar del Plata to Buenos Aires takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mar del Plata in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Buenos Aires, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

Iguazu National Park

— 2 nights
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 9th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Salto Bernabe Mendez, admire the sheer force of Salto San Martin, and then head off the coast to Isla San Martin.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Iguazu National Park day trip app.

You can fly from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Iguazu National Park: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Argentina travel guide

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Landmarks · Bodies of Water · Specialty Museums
Land of Contrasts
Home to the highest and lowest points in South America, diverse Argentina enthralls visitors with its contrasting landscapes and rich cultural heritage. A tour of Argentina reveals a sprawling land of fiercely proud and hardworking gauchos, the legendary cowboys of South America's pampas. A vacation in Argentina also leads you to giant urban centers, filled with modern tourist attractions that include fine restaurants, award-winning museums, and renowned public parks, gardens, and zoos. Away from big cities, Argentina sightseeing combines visits to mighty waterfalls situated inside World Heritage-listed national parks in the north of the country, with excursions to icy glaciers in the south.