20 days in Argentina Itinerary

20 days in Argentina Itinerary

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20 days in Argentina Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Buenos Aires
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
San Martin de los Andes
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Villa La Angostura
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5​h
5
Cordoba
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Buenos Aires
— 6 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

2
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Catedral de San Isidro and Iglesia Inmaculada Concepcion. Get a sense of the local culture at Puerto Madero and Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires. Take a break from Buenos Aires with a short trip to Villa Ocampo in San Isidro, about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Parque 3 de Febrero, steep yourself in history at Basilica de Nuestra Senora Del Pilar, step into the grandiose world of Palacio de Aguas Corrientes, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Buenos Aires road trip planning site .

Washington DC, USA to Buenos Aires is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Buenos Aires is 2 hours. In November, Buenos Aires is somewhat warmer than Washington DC - with highs of 75°F and lows of 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

San Isidro
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Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Catedral de San Isidro ©
Catedral de San Isidro
Villa Ocampo ©
Villa Ocampo

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from Buenos Aires to San Carlos de Bariloche in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Buenos Aires in November, expect nights in San Carlos de Bariloche to be much colder, around 37°F, while days are slightly colder, around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to San Martin de los Andes.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing

2
nights
San Martin de los Andes

San Martin de los Andes ©
Perched on the eastern tip of Lake Lacar, laidback San Martin de los Andes feels in tune with the nature around it.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Escorial and Fishing Charters & Tours. Escape the urban bustle at Lago Lacar and Cascada Vulignanco. Get out of town with these interesting San Martin de los Andes side-trips: Junin de los Andes (Plaza 2 de Abril & Rio Chimehuin). There's still lots to do: hike along Cerro Colorado, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascada del Arroyo Grande, stop by De la Montana, and fly down the slopes at El Bosque de los Huskies.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Martin de los Andes trip planner .

Getting from San Carlos de Bariloche to San Martin de los Andes by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Villa La Angostura.

Things to do in San Martin de los Andes

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Junin de los Andes
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Escorial ©
Escorial
Lago Lacar ©
Lago Lacar
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
Villa La Angostura

Villa La Angostura ©
A trip to Villa La Angostura leads to the lush "Garden of Patagonia," where the scenic backdrop features pristine forests, lakes, and mountains.
On the 16th (Sat), get curious at Museo Historico Regional de Villa La Angostura, take a peaceful walk through Bosque Sumergido, and then get outside with Cascada Nivinco. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Cabalgatas del Tero, then ride a horse along Cabalgatas y Cuatriciclos Montahue, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Estacion Patagonia - Anden de Compras.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Villa La Angostura trip planning site .

Drive from San Martin de los Andes to Villa La Angostura in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Villa La Angostura are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cordoba.

Things to do in Villa La Angostura

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Bosque Sumergido
Highlights from your plan
Bosque Sumergido ©
Bosque Sumergido
Cabalgatas del Tero ©
Cabalgatas del Tero

2
nights
Cordoba

Cordoba ©
History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Society of Jesus Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia y Convento Santa Catalina de Siena, then take an in-depth tour of Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica, and finally examine the collection at Colegio Nacional de Monserrat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Carlos Paz Waterfront, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo de Cordoba La Iglesia De Jesucristo De Los Santos De Los Ultimos Dias, then view the masterpieces at El Centro Cultural Cordoba, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Emilio Caraffa.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cordoba journey planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Villa La Angostura to Cordoba in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Villa La Angostura in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Cordoba: temperatures range from 74°F by day to 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Cordoba

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Carlos Paz Waterfront
Highlights from your plan
Museo Historico UNC  Manzana Jesuitica ©
Society of Jesus Church ©
Society of Jesus Church
Colegio Nacional de Monserrat ©
Colegio Nacional de Monserrat

6
nights
Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires ©
We've included these beaches for you: Playa La Balandra and Palo Blanco. Step out of the city life by going to Delta El Tigre and Horseback Riding Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Buenos Aires: Basilica de Lujan (in Lujan) and Museo de La Plata (in La Plata). Enjoy Buenos Aires some more: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento, examine the collection at Fragata ARA Sarmiento, get a taste of the local shopping with Recoleta, and wander the streets of Palermo.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Buenos Aires vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Cordoba to Buenos Aires takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Buenos Aires when traveling from Cordoba in November, with lows around 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berisso, Delta El Tigre, Museo de La Plata, Basilica de Lujan
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Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento ©
Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento
Basilica de Lujan ©
Basilica de Lujan
Museo de La Plata ©
Museo de La Plata

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