20 days in Argentina Itinerary

20 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Imphal
Fly:  38 h
1
Puerto Iguazu
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Drive + Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Buenos Aires
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
3
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
4
El Calafate
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
5
Ushuaia
— 3 nights
Fly:  41 h
End: Imphal

3
nights
Puerto Iguazu

Puerto Iguazu ©
The gateway to a national park inscribed on the World Heritage List, growing Puerto Iguazu sits on the confluence of two major rivers near the border with Paraguay and Brazil.
Venture out of the city with trips to Iguazu National Park (Salto San Martin, Iguazu Falls, &more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Puerto Iguazu, look for gifts at Duty Free Shop Puerto Iguazu, explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Iguazu, and identify plant and animal life at Jardin de los Picaflores.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Puerto Iguazu online tour itinerary planner.

Imphal, India to Puerto Iguazu is an approximately 38- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Imphal to Puerto Iguazu is minus 8.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Puerto Iguazu can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Puerto Iguazu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Iguazu National Park
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto Bernabe Mendez ©
Salto Bernabe Mendez
Isla San Martin ©
Isla San Martin

5
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.
When in Buenos Aires, make a side trip to see Museo Pueyrredon in Acassuso, approximately Acassuso away. There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of Cemiterio de Recoleta, explore the engaging exhibits at Museo de los Ninos, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, and don't miss a visit to Plaza de Mayo.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus, car, and flight from Puerto Iguazu to Buenos Aires in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Puerto Iguazu in July: high temperatures in Buenos Aires hover around 17°C and lows are around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Museo Pueyrredon
Highlights from your plan
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero

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: fly down the slopes at Catedral Alta Patagonis, don't miss a visit to Centro Civico, get great views at Lago Mascardi Viewpoint, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Carlos de Bariloche trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Buenos Aires to San Carlos de Bariloche in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. When traveling from Buenos Aires in August, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in San Carlos de Bariloche: temperatures range from 9°C by day to 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to El Calafate.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

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

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.
On the 5th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Los Glaciares. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): get outside with Enjoy!, then examine the collection at Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Argentino.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the El Calafate holiday maker.

You can fly from San Carlos de Bariloche to El Calafate in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. When traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in August, plan for little chillier days in El Calafate, with highs around 4°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) 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.
Ushuaia is known for nature, museums, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tierra del Fuego National Park, see the interesting displays at Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia, see Off-Road Tours, and stroll through Cerro Castor (Castor Mount).

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ushuaia holiday planning website.

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. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from El Calafate in August since evenings lows in Ushuaia dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ushuaia

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

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