30 days in Argentina Itinerary

30 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Fly to Gobernador Horacio Guzman International Airport, Drive to San Salvador de Jujuy
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San Salvador de Jujuy
— 3 nights
Drive
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San Miguel de Tucuman
— 2 nights
Drive
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Santiago del Estero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cordoba
— 3 nights
Drive
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Rio Cuarto
— 1 night
Drive
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Santa Rosa
— 2 nights
Drive
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Las Grutas
— 3 nights
Drive
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Puerto Madryn
— 3 nights
Drive
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Gaiman
Drive to Almirante Marco Andres Zar Airport, Fly to General E. Mosconi Airport
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Comodoro Rivadavia
— 2 nights
Fly
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Rio Gallegos
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rio Grande
— 1 night
Drive
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Ushuaia
— 5 nights
Fly

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San Salvador de Jujuy

— 3 nights
Near the edge of a canyon where northwestern Argentina's lowlands meet forested hills, San Salvador de Jujuy draws both nature lovers and those seeking culturally enriching experiences in a modern urban center.
Get some cultural insight at Pucara de Tilcara and Catedral de San Salvador de Jujuy. Explore San Salvador de Jujuy's surroundings by going to Tilcara (Dripping, Museo Arqueologico Dr. Eduardo Casanova, &more) and Purmamarca (Cerro Morado, Algarrobo Historico, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Parque Provincial Potrero de Yala, get a dose of the wild on ADN Travel, and examine the collection at Museo Historico Policial de Jujuy.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Salvador de Jujuy sightseeing planner.

Buenos Aires to San Salvador de Jujuy is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Buenos Aires in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in San Salvador de Jujuy, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Miguel de Tucuman.

Things to do in San Salvador de Jujuy

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

San Miguel de Tucuman

— 2 nights

Garden of the Republic

The commercial hub of an area known for its high production of sugarcane, tobacco, and rice, San Miguel de Tucuman also has a historical claim to fame, having hosted the national congress that declared independence from Spain in 1816.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): do a tasting at Las Arcas De Tolombon, then see the interesting displays at Casa Historica de Tucuman, then admire the striking features of Casa de Gobierno de Tucuman, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de San Miguel de Tucuman. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Parroquia Nuestra Senora del Valle, then look for all kinds of wild species at Reserva Experimental Horco Molle, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cristo Redentor.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Miguel de Tucuman tour planner.

You can drive from San Salvador de Jujuy to San Miguel de Tucuman in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in January, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Santiago del Estero.

Things to do in San Miguel de Tucuman

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Santiago del Estero

— 2 nights
Santiago del Estero is the capital of Santiago del Estero Province in northern Argentina. On the 12th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Catedral Basilica, make a trip to Plaza Libertad, then examine the collection at Centro Cultural del Bicentenario, and finally admire the striking features of Casa del Gobierno.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Santiago del Estero trip planner.

Getting from San Miguel de Tucuman to Santiago del Estero by car takes about 2.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cordoba.

Things to do in Santiago del Estero

Museums · Historic Sites

Cordoba

— 3 nights

The Learned One

History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica and Paseo de las Artes are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cordoba: Villa Carlos Paz (Estacion la Quinta & Balneario Playas de Oro), Reserva Natural Cascada Los Chorrillos (in Tanti) and Playa de los Hippies (in Cuesta Blanca). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Los Capuchinos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio de Santa Teresa, and contemplate the long history of Paseo del Buen Pastor.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cordoba trip planner.

You can drive from Santiago del Estero to Cordoba in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect colder weather when traveling from Santiago del Estero in January: highs in Cordoba hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rio Cuarto.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Rio Cuarto

— 1 night
On the 16th (Sun), walk around Parque Sarmiento, make a trip to Centro Cultural Leonardo Favio, and then examine the collection at Museo Historico Regional. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): stop by Tate and then steep yourself in history at Iglesia Catedral de la Parroquia Inmaculada Concepcion.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rio Cuarto online route planner.

You can drive from Cordoba to Rio Cuarto in 3 hours. When traveling from Cordoba in January, plan for much hotter days in Rio Cuarto, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Santa Rosa.

Things to do in Rio Cuarto

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites

Santa Rosa

— 2 nights
Santa Rosa is a city in the Argentine Pampas, and the capital of La Pampa Province, Argentina. On the 18th (Tue), examine the collection at Museo Policial Alberto Dionisio Antonio, try to win big at Casino Club Santa Rosa, then explore the world behind art at Estancia Turistica La Holanda, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Plaza San Martin. On your second day here, examine the collection at Reserva Natural Urbana la Malvina and then identify plant and animal life at Reserva Provincial Parque Luro.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Rosa trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rio Cuarto to Santa Rosa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in January, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Grutas.

Things to do in Santa Rosa

Museums · Shopping · Fun & Games · Parks

Las Grutas

— 3 nights
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Grutas: San Antonio Este (Punta Perdices & Playa las Conchillas) and Playas Doradas (in Sierra Grande).

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Las Grutas trip itinerary website.

Getting from Santa Rosa to Las Grutas by car takes about 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Madryn.

Things to do in Las Grutas

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Puerto Madryn

— 3 nights
Whales and penguins frolic in the waters of Puerto Madryn, one of Argentine Patagonia's most important port cities.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Peninsula Valdes, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Doradillo, and then take a leisurely stroll along Muelle Luis Piedra Buena. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Town of Gaiman, and then identify plant and animal life at Loberia de Punta Loma.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Puerto Madryn driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Las Grutas to Puerto Madryn takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Gaiman.

Things to do in Puerto Madryn

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Gaiman

Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Circuito Historico Peatonal and then see the interesting displays at Museo Historico Regional de Gaiman.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gaiman trip planner.

Getting from Puerto Madryn to Gaiman by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January in Gaiman, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Comodoro Rivadavia.

Things to do in Gaiman

Museums

Comodoro Rivadavia

— 2 nights
Comodoro Rivadavia is a city in the Patagonian province of Chubut in southern Argentina, located on the San Jorge Gulf, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, at the foot of the Chenque Hill. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): learn more about the world around you at Museo Regional Rada Tilly, then look for all kinds of wild species at Reserva Natural Punta Marques, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Costanera, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Ferroportuario. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Puesto La Mata Talabarteria, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional del Petroleo, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de San Juan Bosco.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Comodoro Rivadavia trip itinerary builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gaiman to Comodoro Rivadavia. When traveling from Gaiman in January, plan for little chillier days in Comodoro Rivadavia, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rio Gallegos.

Things to do in Comodoro Rivadavia

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Rio Gallegos

— 2 nights
Río Gallegos is the capital and largest settlement of the Patagonian province of Santa Cruz in Argentina. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): examine the collection at Museo de los Pioneros, take in the pleasant sights at Cabo Virgenes, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Costanera Angel Sureda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Plaza San Martin and then identify plant and animal life at Laguna Azul.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rio Gallegos road trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Comodoro Rivadavia to Rio Gallegos. Traveling from Comodoro Rivadavia in January, things will get slightly colder in Rio Gallegos: highs are around 22°C and lows about 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Rio Grande.

Things to do in Rio Gallegos

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Beaches

Rio Grande

— 1 night
Río Grande is a city in Argentina, on the north coast of the eastern part of the Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): take in the history at Mision Salesiana and then look for all kinds of wild species at Urban Nature Reserve Punta Popper.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Rio Grande driving holiday website.

You can drive from Rio Gallegos to Rio Grande in 5.5 hours. When traveling from Rio Gallegos in January, plan for a bit cooler days in Rio Grande, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ushuaia.

Things to do in Rio Grande

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Ushuaia

— 5 nights

End of the World

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Museo Maritimo y del Presidio de Ushuaia and Museo del Fin del Mundo. Spend the 31st (Mon) exploring nature at Tierra del Fuego National Park. Spend the 2nd (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Beagle, look for all kinds of wild species at Estancia Tunel, appreciate the history behind Monumento Antiguos Pobladores de Ushuaia, and see some colorful creatures with Ushuaia Divers.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Ushuaia trip app.

Traveling by car from Rio Grande to Ushuaia takes 3 hours. Traveling from Rio Grande in January, expect nights in Ushuaia to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Argentina travel guide

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Landmarks · Bodies of Water · Specialty Museums
Land of Contrasts
Home to the highest and lowest points in South America, diverse Argentina enthralls visitors with its contrasting landscapes and rich cultural heritage. A tour of Argentina reveals a sprawling land of fiercely proud and hardworking gauchos, the legendary cowboys of South America's pampas. A vacation in Argentina also leads you to giant urban centers, filled with modern tourist attractions that include fine restaurants, award-winning museums, and renowned public parks, gardens, and zoos. Away from big cities, Argentina sightseeing combines visits to mighty waterfalls situated inside World Heritage-listed national parks in the north of the country, with excursions to icy glaciers in the south.