35 days in Argentina & Bolivia Itinerary

35 days in Argentina & Bolivia Itinerary

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Santa Cruz, Bolivia
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Sucre, Bolivia
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Rurrenabaque, Bolivia
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La Paz, Bolivia
— 5 nights
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Uyuni, Bolivia
— 3 nights
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Villazon, Bolivia
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Salta, Argentina
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Santa Cruz, Bolivia

— 4 nights
More populous than the capital and La Paz, and one of the fastest-growing cities in the world, Santa Cruz has become a thriving commercial center, yet retained some of the trappings of tradition.
Spend the 24th (Wed) exploring nature at Amboro National Park. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Guembe, get engrossed in the history at Iglesias de la Chiquitania, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de la Inmaculada Concepcion, and take a stroll around Casa Cultural Melchor Pinto.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Santa Cruz online attractions planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Santa Cruz is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Amsterdam to Santa Cruz, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in February, things will get much warmer in Santa Cruz: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Sucre.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Sucre, Bolivia

— 4 nights

City of the Four Names

The constitutional capital of Bolivia, Sucre has a well-preserved historic center, with many buildings dating back to the city's founding in the 16th century.
Sucre is known for historic sites, museums, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Indigenous Art ASUR, don't miss a visit to Cal Orck'o, take in the spiritual surroundings of Museum of the Cathedral - Museo de la Catedral, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de San Francisco.

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You can fly from Santa Cruz to Sucre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Santa Cruz in February: highs in Sucre hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Rurrenabaque.

Things to do in Sucre

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Rurrenabaque, Bolivia

— 2 nights

Gate to the Amazon

A holiday in Rurrenabaque is a great option for those interested in exploring the region's amazing natural biodiversity, breathtaking landscapes, and native cultures of the area.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): tee off at El Chocolatal Golf Eco Resort, try out the rides at Oscar's Swimming Pool, and then stop by Artesanias El Patuju. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at River Yacuma.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rurrenabaque trip builder website.

Getting from Sucre to Rurrenabaque by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sucre in March: highs in Rurrenabaque hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to La Paz.

Things to do in Rurrenabaque

Theme Parks · Golf · Nature · Parks

La Paz, Bolivia

— 5 nights

City that Touches the Sky

Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Get out of town with these interesting La Paz side-trips: Puma Punku (in Tiahuanaco) and Tiwanaku (in Tiwanaku). Spend the 6th (Sat) exploring the striking scenery along WMDR Yungas Road. The adventure continues: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, don't miss a visit to Mi Teleferico, catch some excitement at Andean Culture Distillery, and look for gifts at Unique.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the La Paz tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Rurrenabaque to La Paz by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, La Paz is much colder than Rurrenabaque - with highs of 17°C and lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Uyuni.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Uyuni, Bolivia

— 3 nights
Emptiness surrounds the desert outpost of Uyuni, the gateway to the world's largest salt flats.
Change things up with a short trip to Pueblo Pulacayo in Potosi (about 40 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Salar de Uyuni, learn more about the world around you at Museo Arquecologia y Antropologico de los Andes Meridionales, contemplate the geological forces at Tunupa Volcano, and see Off-Road Tours.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Uyuni trip app.

Getting from La Paz to Uyuni by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from La Paz in March, expect nights in Uyuni to be somewhat warmer, around 9°C, while days are slightly colder, around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Villazon.

Things to do in Uyuni

Nature · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Villazon, Bolivia

— 1 night
Villazón is a town in southern Bolivia, on the border with Argentina. On the 14th (Sun), stroll around Plaza Libertad and then appreciate the history behind Plazoleta Simon Bolivar.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Villazon trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Uyuni to Villazon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Salta.

Things to do in Villazon

Parks

Salta, Argentina

— 5 nights

Salta the Beautiful

Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Salta is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn more about the world around you at MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, explore the world behind art at Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes de Salta, make a trip to Plaza 9 de Julio, and take in the awesome beauty at Cerro San Bernardo.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Salta trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Villazon to Salta takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Villazon to Salta, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Salta

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Buenos Aires, Argentina

— 7 nights

Queen of La Plata

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.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cemiterio de Recoleta, admire the architecture and history at Plaza de Mayo, look for gifts at El Ateneo Grand Splendid, and take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Buenos Aires trip website.

Traveling by flight from Salta to Buenos Aires takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salta in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 20°C in Buenos Aires. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Iguazu National Park, Argentina

— 3 nights
Iguazu National Park contains 672 sq km (259 sq mi) of fertile subtropical forests, but its main attraction is the majestic Iguazu Falls.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Salto Bernabe Mendez, then take in the dramatic scenery at Salto San Martin, and then head off the coast to Isla San Martin.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Iguazu National Park trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Iguazu National Park, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Bolivia travel guide

4.2
Landmarks · Geologic Formations · Specialty Museums
Tibet of the Americas
If you're an adventurous tourist, consider adding a Bolivia vacation to your travel itinerary. A land of rainforests, Andean glaciers, high altitude cities, and rushing rivers, Bolivia remains one of the most remote countries in the Western Hemisphere. With 60 percent of the population made up of indigenous peoples, native cultures permeate thecountry's music, architecture, and arts, as well as local folklore and traditions. Traveling in Bolivia you can experience diverse wildlife and ecosystems, learn about the country's rich history, try out its distinctive cuisine, and practice your Spanish with the locals, known for their clean and easy-to-understand accent.

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.