19 days in Argentina & Montevideo Itinerary

19 days in Argentina & Montevideo Itinerary

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19 days in Argentina & Montevideo Itinerary

Start: Quebec City, Canada
Fly:  25​h
1
Salta, Argentina
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Iguazu National Park, Argentina
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Montevideo, Uruguay
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
5
El Calafate, Argentina
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
6
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Quebec City, Canada

3
nights
Salta, Argentina

Salta ©
Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Salta is known for historic sites, museums, nature, shopping, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn more about the world around you at MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia San Francisco, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cerro San Bernardo, and don't miss a visit to Plaza 9 de Julio.

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Quebec City, Canada to Salta is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Quebec City to Salta. In October, Salta is somewhat warmer than Quebec City - with highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Salta

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cuesta del Obispo ©
Cuesta del Obispo
Basilica Menor San Francisco ©
Basilica Menor San Francisco
Cathedral of Salta ©
Cathedral of Salta

2
nights
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.
On the 3rd (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Salto San Martin and then take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Isla San Martin, take in the dramatic scenery at Salto Bernabe Mendez, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Wanda Mines.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Iguazu National Park day trip app .

You can fly from Salta to Iguazu National Park in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Salta in November since evenings lows in Iguazu National Park dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Montevideo.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Wanda Mines
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto Bernabe Mendez ©
Salto Bernabe Mendez
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin

4
nights
Montevideo, Uruguay

Montevideo ©
With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
Get out of town with these interesting Montevideo side-trips: Museo – Taller de Casapueblo (in Punta del Este) and Pizzorno Family Estates (in Canelones). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Plaza Independencia, wander the streets of Pocitos, admire the striking features of Palacio Salvo, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado del Puerto.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Montevideo trip planner .

You can fly from Iguazu National Park to Montevideo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Iguazu National Park in November, with highs in Montevideo at 27°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in Montevideo

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Museo – Taller de Casapueblo, Pizzorno Family Estates
Highlights from your plan
Rambla de Montevideo ©
Rambla de Montevideo
Plaza Independencia ©
Plaza Independencia
Museo – Taller de Casapueblo ©
Museo – Taller de Casapueblo

2
nights
Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina

Los Glaciares National Park ©
A World Heritage Site, Los Glaciares National Park contains a giant ice cap that feeds 47 vast glaciers.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Glaciar Seco and then take in the dramatic natural features at Perito Moreno Glacier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Laguna de los Tres.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Los Glaciares National Park road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Montevideo to Los Glaciares National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. While traveling from Montevideo, expect colder days and about the same nights in Los Glaciares National Park, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can catcht the bus to El Calafate.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Laguna de los Tres ©
Laguna de los Tres
Perito Moreno Glacier ©
Perito Moreno Glacier
Glaciar Seco ©
Glaciar Seco

2
nights
El Calafate, Argentina

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 11th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Los Glaciares. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Lago Argentino, then stop by Vellon Negro, and then get outside with Enjoy!.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our El Calafate travel route planner.

You can take a bus from Los Glaciares National Park to El Calafate in 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in El Calafate can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in El Calafate

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Lago Argentino
Lago Argentino
Vellon Negro ©
Vellon Negro

4
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.
Buenos Aires is known for nightlife, museums, parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cemiterio de Recoleta, steep yourself in history at Casa Rosada, look for gifts at El Ateneo Grand Splendid, and take in the history at Plaza de Mayo.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Buenos Aires trip maker tool .

Fly from El Calafate to Buenos Aires in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from El Calafate in November, plan for warmer days in Buenos Aires, with highs around 28°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

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

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