19 days in Argentina & Chile Itinerary

19 days in Argentina & Chile Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cordoba, Argentina
— 2 nights
2
Cordoba, Argentina
— 2 nights
3
Mendoza, Argentina
— 1 night
4
Santiago, Chile
— 6 nights
5
Valparaiso, Chile
— Few hours
6
San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
— 3 nights
7
San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca, Argentina
— 2 nights

2
nights
Cordoba, Argentina

Cordoba ©
History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
On the 4th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Paseo del Buen Pastor, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Los Capuchinos, thensteep yourself in history at Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica, and finally examine the collection at Colegio Nacional de Monserrat. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Paseo de las Artes, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Legislatura De La Provincia de Cordoba, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Catedral de Córdoba, and finally make a trip to Plaza San Martin.

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Buenos Aires to Cordoba is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in March, plan for slightly colder days in Cordoba, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Cordoba.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Paseo del Buen Pastor ©
Paseo del Buen Pastor
Museo Historico UNC  Manzana Jesuitica ©
Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica
Iglesia Catedral de Córdoba ©
Iglesia Catedral de Córdoba

2
nights
Cordoba, Argentina

Cordoba ©
On the 6th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Museo Del Che Guevara, take a memorable drive along Camino de las Las 100 Curvas, and then get in on the family fun at Complejo Aerosilla Carlos Paz. Keep things going the next day: get outside with El Camino del Cuadrado, thendon't miss a visit to Camino de las Altas Cumbres, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Palacio Ferreyra.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Cordoba online vacation builder.

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mendoza.

Things to do in Cordoba

Outdoors Museums Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Villa Carlos Paz, Museo Del Che Guevara
Highlights from your plan
Camino de las Las 100 Curvas ©
Camino de las Las 100 Curvas
Museo Del Che Guevara ©
Museo Del Che Guevara
Museo Palacio Ferreyra ©
Museo Palacio Ferreyra

1
night
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.
On the 8th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Plaza Independencia and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Parque General San Martin, ponder the design of Fuente de los Continentes, thendo a tasting at Bodega Roberto Bonfanti, and finally learn about winemaking at Bodega Tierras Altas.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Mendoza trip planner.

Fly from Cordoba to Mendoza in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Mendoza: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in Mendoza

Wineries Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Tierras Altas ©
Bodega Tierras Altas
Parque General San Martin ©
Parque General San Martin
Wine Tours & Tastings

6
nights
Santiago, Chile

Santiago ©
Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Cajon del Maipo has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Santiago to go to Pirque and see Concha y Toro, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at La Chascona, take a stroll through Barrio Bellavista, admire the masterpieces at Chilean National Museum of Fine Arts, and hunt for treasures at Central Market (Mercado Central).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Santiago trip app.

Traveling by flight from Mendoza to Santiago takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Argentina Standard Time (ART) to Chile Standard Time (CLT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Valparaiso.

Things to do in Santiago

Museums Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trips

Concha y Toro, Cajon del Maipo
Highlights from your plan
La Chascona ©
La Chascona
Plaza de Armas ©
Plaza de Armas

few
hours
Valparaiso, Chile

Valparaiso ©
Navigating through a maze of colorful streets winding up and down steep hills remains an integral part of any Valparaiso tour.
On the 15th (Mon), examine the collection at Corporacion Museo de Arqueologia e Historia Francisco Fonck, make a trip to Flower Clock (Reloj de Flores), and then see the interesting displays at La Sebastiana.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Valparaiso trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Santiago to Valparaiso by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Pedro de Atacama.

Things to do in Valparaiso

Museums

Side Trip

Vina del Mar
Highlights from your plan
La Sebastiana ©
La Sebastiana
Flower Clock (Reloj de Flores) ©
Flower Clock (Reloj de Flores)

3
nights
San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

San Pedro de Atacama ©
Major archeological sites and a renowned museum remain the big draws in San Pedro de Atacama tourism, appealing to visitors interested in learning more about South America's pre-Columbian cultures.
San Pedro de Atacama is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Valle De La Luna, explore the ancient world of Pukara de Quitor, make a trip to Mirador de Kari, Piedra del Coyote, and take in the natural beauty of Geyser del Tatio.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our San Pedro de Atacama travel route app.

Traveling by flight from Valparaiso to San Pedro de Atacama takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Valparaiso in March, San Pedro de Atacama is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio
Valle De La Luna ©
Valle De La Luna
Lagunas Miscanti y Miniques ©
Lagunas Miscanti y Miniques

2
nights
San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca, Argentina

San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca ©
Surrounded by impressive mountains, San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca sits in a scenic valley, on the banks of the Del Valle river.
Change things up with a short trip to El Rodeo in El Rodeo (about 52 minutes away). There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Oasi di Antofalla, examine the collection at Museo de la Virgen del Valle, don't miss a visit to Fabrica de Alfombras y Tapices Artesanales, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gruta de la Virgen del Valle.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca trip itinerary planner.

Drive from San Pedro de Atacama to San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca in 14 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Pedro de Atacama to San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Pedro de Atacama in March, expect nights in San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca to be warmer, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

El Rodeo
Highlights from your plan
Catedral Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Valle ©
Museo de la Virgen del Valle ©
Museo de la Virgen del Valle
Cuesta Del Portezuelo ©
Cuesta Del Portezuelo

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