20 days in Argentina Itinerary

20 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Start: Berlin
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Buenos Aires
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Mar del Plata
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
4
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  7 h 15 min
5
El Chalten
— 2 nights
Bus:  3 h
6
El Calafate
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
7
Ushuaia
— 2 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Berlin

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.
Garganta del Diablo has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Salto Bernabe Mendez, take in the dramatic scenery at Salto San Martin, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Iguazu National Park trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Iguazu National Park is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to Iguazu National Park is minus 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Wanda Mines, Garganta del Diablo
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Garganta del Diablo ©
Garganta del Diablo
Salto Bernabe Mendez ©
Salto Bernabe Mendez

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bosques de Palermo as well as Palermo Soho. There's lots more to do: stroll the grounds of Cemiterio de Recoleta, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japones, admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, and admire the landmark architecture of El Ateneo Grand Splendid.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires route planning app.

You can fly from Iguazu National Park to Buenos Aires in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Iguazu National Park in September; daily highs in Buenos Aires reach 20°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mar del Plata.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

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

2
nights
Mar del Plata

Mar del Plata ©
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): stop by Puerto de Mar del Plata, admire the striking features of Torreon del Monje, make a trip to Torre Tanque, then steep yourself in history at Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo, and finally stroll around Parque Gral San Martin Mar del Plata.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Mar del Plata day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Mar del Plata takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Buenos Aires in September, Mar del Plata is a bit cooler at night with lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Mar del Plata

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo ©
Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo
Mar del Plata Cathedral ©
Mar del Plata Cathedral
Torre Tanque ©
Torre Tanque

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, stroll through Piedras Blancas, make a trip to Centro Civico, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cerro Otto.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Mar del Plata to San Carlos de Bariloche by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Mar del Plata in September; daily highs in San Carlos de Bariloche reach 13°C and lows reach 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to El Chalten.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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 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.
El Chalten is known for nature, historic sites, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Fitz Roy, cruise along Road to El Chalten, admire the sheer force of Chorillo del Salto, and take some stellar pictures from Mirador del Torre.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the El Chalten planner.

Getting from San Carlos de Bariloche to El Chalten by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to catch the bus to El Calafate.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Laguna de los Tres
Highlights from your plan
Fitz Roy ©
Fitz Roy
Laguna de los Tres ©
Laguna de los Tres
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Perito Moreno National Park. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Perito Moreno National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, and then hunt for treasures at Paseo de Los Artesanos.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read El Calafate day trip planning website.

Traveling by bus from El Chalten to El Calafate takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Ushuaia.

Things to do in El Calafate

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trip

Perito Moreno National Park
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Perito Moreno National Park ©
Perito Moreno National Park
Lago Argentino
Lago Argentino

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Monumento Antiguos Pobladores de Ushuaia and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Paseo de los Artesanos Enriqueta Gastelumendi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Beagle, explore the activities along Bahia Lapataia, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tierra del Fuego National Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Unidad Postal Del Fin Mundo.

Plan my day in Ushuaia using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

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 slightly colder nights when traveling from El Calafate in September since evenings lows in Ushuaia dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Unidad Postal Del Fin Mundo
Highlights from your plan
Tierra del Fuego National Park ©
Tierra del Fuego National Park
Canal Beagle ©
Canal Beagle
Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia ©
Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia

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