23 days in Brazil, Argentina & Uruguay Itinerary

23 days in Brazil, Argentina & Uruguay Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South America trip itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 1 night
2
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 3 nights
3
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 2 nights
4
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 3 nights
5
Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
— 1 night
6
Montevideo, Uruguay
— 2 nights
7
Punta del Este, Uruguay
— 2 nights
8
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
— 3 nights
9
Mendoza, Argentina
— 4 nights

S M T W T F S
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27

1
night
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
On the 6th (Sat), examine the collection at Museu do Futebol, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stroll around Parque Ibirapuera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Afro Brazil Museum, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro De Sao Bento.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sao Paulo planning tool.

Toronto, Canada to Sao Paulo is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Sao Paulo is 2 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Toronto in February: high temperatures in Sao Paulo hover around 34°C and lows are around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro De Sao Bento ©
Mosteiro De Sao Bento
Afro Brazil Museum ©
Afro Brazil Museum
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo

3
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Take a break from the city and head to Copacabana Beach and Leblon Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Praia de Ipanema and Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Barra da Tijuca Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, don't miss a visit to Escadaria Selaron, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in February, with highs in Rio de Janeiro at 38°C and lows at 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Parque Lage ©
Parque Lage

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get interesting insight from Tours and then admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddhist Temple, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then make a trip to Marco Das Tres Fronteiras.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Foz do Iguacu trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Foz do Iguacu when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in February, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Helicopter Tours
Buddhist Temple ©
Buddhist Temple

3
nights
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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.
Appreciate the collections at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes and Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Catedral Primada and Museo Evita. And it doesn't end there: stroll the grounds of Cemiterio de Recoleta, don't miss a visit to Casa Rosada, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica de Nuestra Senora Del Pilar, and admire the natural beauty at Parque 3 de Febrero.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires trip maker app.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Foz do Iguacu to Buenos Aires takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in February, you will find days in Buenos Aires are a bit cooler (32°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Colonia del Sacramento.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes ©
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

1
night
Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay

Colonia del Sacramento ©
Sleepy cobbled streets lined with pastel-colored houses lead down to the water in Colonia del Sacramento.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the activities along Rio de la Plata, take in the views from Puerta de la Ciudadela, explore the ancient world of Bastion de San Miguel, then make a trip to La Calle de los Suspiros, then visit a coastal fixture at Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse, and finally take a stroll through Barrio Historico.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Colonia del Sacramento road trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia del Sacramento in 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Colonia del Sacramento can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Montevideo.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Historic Sites · Nature · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse ©
Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse
Rio de la Plata ©
Rio de la Plata
La Calle de los Suspiros ©
La Calle de los Suspiros

2
nights
Montevideo, Uruguay

Montevideo ©
With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
On the 17th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Centro Municipal de Exposiciones SUBTE, take a stroll through Ciudad Vieja, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Montevideo, then see the interesting displays at 1972 Museum, and finally make a trip to Plaza Independencia. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Pocitos, admire the masterpieces at Palacio Taranco, then explore the world behind art at Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan Manuel Blanes, and finally make a trip to Mercado Agricola Montevideo - MAM.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Montevideo attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Punta del Este.

Things to do in Montevideo

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
1972 Museum ©
1972 Museum
Catedral de Montevideo ©
Catedral de Montevideo
Palacio Taranco ©
Palacio Taranco

2
nights
Punta del Este, Uruguay

Punta del Este ©
With plenty of modern casinos, well-developed beaches, chic restaurants, and upscale hotels, Punta del Este vacations draw visitors from Argentina, Brazil, and beyond.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Fingers of Punta del Este, don't miss a visit to Puerto de Punta del Este, then kick back and relax at Playa Brava, and finally stroll through Playa Mansa. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from Puente Leonel Viera, then explore the world behind art at Museo – Taller de Casapueblo, and then admire the masterpieces at Ralli Museum Punta del Este.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Punta del Este online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Montevideo to Punta del Este takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Punta del Este can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Punta del Este

Outdoors · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Maldonado
Highlights from your plan
Playa Mansa ©
Playa Mansa
Museo – Taller de Casapueblo ©
Museo – Taller de Casapueblo
Ralli Museum Punta del Este ©
Ralli Museum Punta del Este

3
nights
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina

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.
Get outdoors at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi and River Rafting & Tubing. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro. There's still lots to do: stroll through Isla Victoria.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Carlos de Bariloche sightseeing tool.

Traveling by flight from Punta del Este to San Carlos de Bariloche takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Traveling from Punta del Este in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be cooler in San Carlos de Bariloche, with lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Mendoza.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro ©
Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi ©
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
Mendoza, Argentina

Mendoza ©
Famed for its neat vineyards and thriving wine production, Mendoza remains the place to visit for a pleasant combination of relaxation and recreation.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bodega Roberto Bonfanti and Bodega Ruca Malen. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to River Rafting & Tubing and Bodega Matervini. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mendoza: Tupungato (La Quebrada del Condor-Day Trip & Valle de Uco). There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Provincial Aconcagua, walk around Parque General San Martin, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario Virgen de Lourdes.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mendoza road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Carlos de Bariloche to Mendoza takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in February: highs in Mendoza hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mendoza

Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Tupungato, Santuario Virgen de Lourdes
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Roberto Bonfanti ©
Bodega Roberto Bonfanti
River Rafting & Tubing
Bodega Ruca Malen ©
Bodega Ruca Malen

Similar plans

26 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 25 days in Brazil & Iguazu National Park BY A USER FROM GIBRALTAR August, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 26 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM FRANCE July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 25 days in Havana & Brazil BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems Preferences: February, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 25 days in Argentina, Colonia del Sacramento & Brazil BY A USER FROM FRANCE April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 25 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 32 days in Uruguay BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 27 days in Argentina & Chile BY A USER FROM KUWAIT July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 27 days in South America BY A USER FROM BRAZIL March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN March, romantic, beaches, popular sights Preferences: March, romantic, beaches Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 40 days in South America BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans