20 days in Argentina Itinerary

20 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Ushuaia
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  5 h 30 min
2
El Chalten
— 5 nights
Bus:  3 h
3
El Calafate
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h
4
Los Glaciares National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
5
Tierra del Fuego National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Lago Escondido
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h
End: Buenos Aires

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cerro Alvear as well as Glaciar Vinciguerra. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Beagle, grab your bike and head to Ushuaia Bay, take in the awesome beauty at Glacier Martial, and step off the mainland to explore Isla Bridges.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Ushuaia online route planner.

Buenos Aires to Ushuaia is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Buenos Aires in February: high temperatures in Ushuaia hover around 15°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to El Chalten.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Parks Nature Trails
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Canal Beagle ©
Canal Beagle
Glacier Martial ©
Glacier Martial
Ushuaia Bay ©
Ushuaia Bay

5
nights
El Chalten

El Chalten ©
Nestled up against the hills of the Los Glaciares National Park, El Chalten serves as one of the nation's most bustling hubs for hikers and backpackers heading out into the wild landscape of southern Patagonia.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Lago del Desierto, Viedma Glacier, Mirador del Torre, and other attractions. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Fitz Roy, contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Capri, take in the dramatic natural features at Glaciar Huemul, and look for all kinds of wild species at Laguna Torre.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read El Chalten tour itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Ushuaia to El Chalten takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You will leave for El Calafate on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lago del Desierto
Highlights from your plan
Fitz Roy ©
Fitz Roy
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre
Laguna Capri ©
Laguna Capri

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lago Roca as well as Parque Nacional Los Glaciares. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Estacionamiento Pasarelas Glaciar Perito Moreno, explore the activities along Lago Argentino, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and identify plant and animal life at Laguna Nimez Reserva Natural Municipal.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the El Calafate travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from El Chalten to El Calafate takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In February, daytime highs in El Calafate are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in El Calafate

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Estacionamiento Pasarelas Glaciar Perito Moreno ©
Upsala Glacier ©
Upsala Glacier

2
nights
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.
Perito Moreno National Park has been added to your itinerary.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Los Glaciares National Park travel planner.

Traveling by bus from El Calafate to Los Glaciares National Park takes 2 hours. February in Los Glaciares National Park sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tierra del Fuego National Park.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Tierra del Fuego National Park

Tierra del Fuego National Park ©
Lago Roca has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Tierra del Fuego National Park to go to Tolhuin and see Sendero Laguna Negra, which is approximately 1h 55 min away.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tierra del Fuego National Park trip itinerary maker site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Los Glaciares National Park to Tierra del Fuego National Park. Traveling from Los Glaciares National Park in February, expect a bit cooler with lows of 7°C in Tierra del Fuego National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Lago Escondido.

Things to do in Tierra del Fuego National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Sendero Laguna Negra
Highlights from your plan
Lago Roca ©
Lago Roca
Sendero Laguna Negra ©
Sendero Laguna Negra

2
nights
Lago Escondido

Lago Escondido ©
Lago Escondido is a village and lake in the Ushuaia department in Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina. You've now added Lago Escondido to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Fagnano and then hike along Cerro Jeujepen.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lago Escondido vacation maker site.

Getting from Tierra del Fuego National Park to Lago Escondido by car takes about 2 hours. March in Lago Escondido sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Lago Escondido

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Tolhuin
Highlights from your plan
Lago Fagnano ©
Lago Fagnano
Lago Escondido ©
Lago Escondido

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