21 days in Argentina Itinerary

21 days in Argentina Itinerary

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21 days in Argentina Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
1
Buenos Aires
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Tigre
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
3
Buenos Aires
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
5
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 1 night
Drive:  10​h 15​min
6
Los Antiguos
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h 30​min
7
El Chalten
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
El Calafate
— 1 day
Drive:  18​h 30​min
9
Puerto Madryn
— 2 nights
Drive:  12​h
10
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Buenos Aires

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.
On the 28th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Cemiterio de Recoleta, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japones, then admire the natural beauty at Parque 3 de Febrero, then admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, and finally make a trip to Plazoleta San Martin de Tours. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through San Telmo, wander the streets of Puerto Madero, then ponder the world of politics at Casa Rosada, and finally admire the striking features of El Ateneo Grand Splendid.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Buenos Aires trip builder website .

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major airports are Jorge Newbery Airpark and Ministro Pistarini International Airport. September in Buenos Aires sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tigre.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero

1
day
Tigre

Tigre ©
Teeming with weekend visitors and day-trippers from the national capital, Tigre and its lush nature offer a range of opportunities for exploring the great outdoors.
On the 30th (Mon), look for gifts at La Boutique Del Libro, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Isidro, then hunt for treasures at Puerto de Frutos, and finally head outdoors with Delta El Tigre.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tigre trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Buenos Aires to Tigre in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Tigre

Outdoors Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

La Boutique Del Libro, Catedral de San Isidro
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Delta El Tigre ©
Delta El Tigre
La Boutique Del Libro ©
La Boutique Del Libro
Catedral de San Isidro ©
Catedral de San Isidro

1
night
Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take a stroll through Palermo Soho and then walk around Bosques de Palermo.

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You can drive from Tigre to Buenos Aires in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Bosques de Palermo ©
Bosques de Palermo
Palermo Soho ©
Palermo Soho

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Salto San Martin and then admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls.

To see where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Iguazu National Park trip builder website .

You can fly from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Buenos Aires in October, expect nights in Iguazu National Park to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin

1
night
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.
On the 3rd (Thu), don't miss a visit to Galeria del Sol, then fly down the slopes at Piedras Blancas, and then don't miss a visit to Havanna Museo del Chocolate.

To find photos and more tourist information, refer to the San Carlos de Bariloche trip website .

You can fly from Iguazu National Park to San Carlos de Bariloche in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Iguazu National Park in October, expect San Carlos de Bariloche to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Antiguos.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Galeria del Sol ©
Galeria del Sol
Havanna Museo del Chocolate ©
Havanna Museo del Chocolate

2
nights
Los Antiguos

Los Antiguos ©
Los Antiguos is a town in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina, located on the south shore of Lago Buenos Aires. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take a memorable drive along Monte Zeballos and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Buenos Aires.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Los Antiguos attractions planner.

Traveling by car from San Carlos de Bariloche to Los Antiguos takes 10.5 hours. Traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 5°C in Los Antiguos. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to El Chalten.

Things to do in Los Antiguos

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Lago Buenos Aires ©
Lago Buenos Aires
Monte Zeballos ©
Monte Zeballos
Chacra Don Neno ©
Chacra Don Neno

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stop by Marcopolo Bookstore and then explore the striking landscape of Fitz Roy. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Laguna de los Tres, then stroll through Laguna Torre, and then get great views at El Mirador De Los Condores.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our El Chalten sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Los Antiguos to El Chalten in 9.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to El Calafate.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Laguna de los Tres
Highlights from your plan
Fitz Roy ©
Fitz Roy
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre
El Mirador De Los Condores ©
El Mirador De Los Condores

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): stroll through Parque Nacional Los Glaciares.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our El Calafate online trip builder .

Traveling by bus from El Chalten to El Calafate takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October in El Calafate, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Puerto Madryn.

Things to do in El Calafate

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

2
nights
Puerto Madryn

Puerto Madryn ©
Whales and penguins frolic in the waters of Puerto Madryn, one of Argentine Patagonia's most important port cities.
Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of The Town of Gaiman and then explore the activities along Peninsula Valdes.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Puerto Madryn trip itinerary builder website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from El Calafate to Puerto Madryn in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Puerto Madryn

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio
Highlights from your plan
Peninsula Valdes ©
Peninsula Valdes
Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio ©
Playa El Doradillo ©
Playa El Doradillo

5
nights
San Carlos de Bariloche

San Carlos de Bariloche
See even more of San Carlos de Bariloche: tour the pleasant surroundings at Catedral Alta Patagonis, hike along Circuito Chico, stroll around Parque Nahuelito, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary planning website .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Puerto Madryn to San Carlos de Bariloche in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

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

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