60 days in Argentina Itinerary

60 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Fly to Foz do Iguacu, Bus to Puerto Iguazu
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Puerto Iguazu
— 4 nights
Fly
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Salta
— 4 nights
Fly
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San Rafael
— 5 nights
Drive
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Mendoza
— 6 nights
Fly
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San Carlos de Bariloche
— 6 nights
Drive
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San Martin de los Andes
— 6 nights
Fly
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Puerto Madryn
— 4 nights
Fly to El Calafate, Bus to El Chalten
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El Chalten
— 5 nights
Bus
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El Calafate
— 5 nights
Fly
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Ushuaia
— 6 nights
Fly
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Buenos Aires
— 7 nights
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Puerto Iguazu

— 4 nights
The gateway to a national park inscribed on the World Heritage List, growing Puerto Iguazu sits on the confluence of two major rivers near the border with Paraguay and Brazil.
Get out of town with these interesting Puerto Iguazu side-trips: Iguazu National Park (Salto San Martin, Salto Bernabe Mendez, &more). Spend the 19th (Wed) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Iguazu. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Puerto Iguazu, don't miss a visit to La Aripuca, look for gifts at Duty Free Shop Puerto Iguazu, and stroll through Guiraoga.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Puerto Iguazu trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Puerto Iguazu is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Puerto Iguazu. Traveling from Tel Aviv in January, you will find days in Puerto Iguazu are much warmer (37°C), and nights are a bit warmer (24°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Salta.

Things to do in Puerto Iguazu

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Salta

— 4 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, steep yourself in history at Salta, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cerro San Bernardo, and delve into the distant past at Graneros Incaicos.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Salta trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Puerto Iguazu to Salta takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Puerto Iguazu in January, things will get little chillier in Salta: highs are around 32°C and lows about 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to San Rafael.

Things to do in Salta

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

San Rafael

— 5 nights
With its idyllic tree-lined streets, San Rafael provides a tranquil setting for relaxation in the heart of Argentina.
San Rafael is known for nature, wineries, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Canon del Atuel, admire the engineering at Embalse los reyunos, learn about winemaking at Bodega Chayee Bourras, and see some colorful creatures with Oceanica Buceo.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Rafael trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Salta to San Rafael in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Salta in January, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Rafael: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mendoza.

Things to do in San Rafael

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wineries

Mendoza

— 6 nights
Famed for its neat vineyards and thriving wine production, Mendoza remains the place to visit for a pleasant combination of relaxation and recreation.
Get out of town with these interesting Mendoza side-trips: Tupungato (Bodega y Vinedo Familia Giaquinta, La Quebrada del Condor-Day Trip, &more). Dedicate the 31st (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 3rd (Thu), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's still lots to do: walk around Parque General San Martin, do a tasting at Bodega Ruca Malen, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and take some stellar pictures from Cerro de la Gloria.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mendoza trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Rafael to Mendoza takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from San Rafael in January since evenings lows in Mendoza dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can fly to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in Mendoza

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

San Carlos de Bariloche

— 6 nights
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.
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi, stroll around Parque Nahuelito, make a trip to Centro Civico, and take in the awesome beauty at Cerro Otto.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the San Carlos de Bariloche trip planner.

Getting from Mendoza to San Carlos de Bariloche by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mendoza in February, expect nights in San Carlos de Bariloche to be much colder, around 7°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Martin de los Andes.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

San Martin de los Andes

— 6 nights
Perched on the eastern tip of Lake Lacar, laidback San Martin de los Andes feels in tune with the nature around it.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Martin de los Andes: Junin de los Andes (Lanín & Tromen Lake) and Lago Hermoso (in Neuquen). The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Route of the Seven Lakes, kick back and relax at Playa Bonita, stroll through Sendero al Mirador Bandurrias, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the San Martin de los Andes road trip app.

You can drive from San Carlos de Bariloche to San Martin de los Andes in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Puerto Madryn.

Things to do in San Martin de los Andes

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Puerto Madryn

— 4 nights
Whales and penguins frolic in the waters of Puerto Madryn, one of Argentine Patagonia's most important port cities.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Puerto Madryn: Compania Mercantil de Chubut (in Dolavon) and Trelew (Laguna Chiquichano & Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Peninsula Valdes, take a leisurely stroll along Muelle Luis Piedra Buena, try out the rides at Proyecto Iris, and engage your brain at Museo Provincial de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanografico.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Puerto Madryn travel planner.

Fly from San Martin de los Andes to Puerto Madryn in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to El Chalten.

Things to do in Puerto Madryn

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

El Chalten

— 5 nights
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.
El Chalten is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Laguna de los Tres, tour the pleasant surroundings at Laguna Torre, take in the awesome beauty at Sendero Loma del Pliegue Tumbado, and take in the dramatic scenery at Chorillo del Salto.

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Getting from Puerto Madryn to El Chalten by combination of flight and bus takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can catch the bus to El Calafate.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

El Calafate

— 5 nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around El Calafate: Los Glaciares National Park (Perito Moreno Glacier & Glaciar Spegazzini). Next up on the itinerary: cast your line with Estancia Cristina, see the interesting displays at El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Argentino, and head outdoors with Enjoy!.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the El Calafate trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by bus from El Chalten to El Calafate takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In February, daily temperatures in El Calafate can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to fly to Ushuaia.

Things to do in El Calafate

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Ushuaia

— 6 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.
Take a break from Ushuaia with a short trip to Lago Roca in Tierra del Fuego National Park, about 40 minutes away. Spend the 3rd (Thu) exploring nature at Tierra del Fuego National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Beagle, grab your bike and head to Ushuaia Bay, tour in style with a train tour, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ushuaia online road trip planner.

You can fly from El Calafate to Ushuaia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ushuaia when traveling from El Calafate in March, with lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Buenos Aires

— 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: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemiterio de Recoleta, get a sense of history and politics at Casa Rosada, shop like a local with Puerto Madero, and take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero.

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Fly from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or drive. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Ushuaia in March: high temperatures in Buenos Aires hover around 29°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

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.