17 days in Argentina Itinerary

17 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Buenos Aires
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San Carlos de Bariloche
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El Calafate
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Ushuaia
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Buenos Aires
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Buenos Aires — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero, then contemplate the long history of Museo Nacional De Arte Decorativo, then make a trip to Cemiterio de Recoleta, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Recoleta. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento, then wander the streets of Puerto Madero, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Calle Defensa.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Buenos Aires attractions planner.

Medellin, Colombia to Buenos Aires is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Medellin to Buenos Aires due to the time zone difference. February in Buenos Aires sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to San Carlos de Bariloche.
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Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks

San Carlos de Bariloche — 4 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.
Get outdoors at Kayaking & Canoeing and Playa Bonita. Explore hidden gems such as Museo del Lago Gutierrez and Sendero de los Arrayanes. The adventure continues: trek along Cerro Lopez Trail, explore the activities along Lago Steffen, ride a horse along Arelauquen Golf & Country Club, and see the interesting displays at Monumento Historico Municipal Capilla La Inmaculada.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to San Carlos de Bariloche takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Buenos Aires in February, you will find days in San Carlos de Bariloche are little chillier (27°C), and nights are colder (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can fly to El Calafate.
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Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails

El Calafate — 2 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Estancia 25 de Mayo and Onelli Glacier. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Argentino del Juguete.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the El Calafate itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from San Carlos de Bariloche to El Calafate takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in February: highs in El Calafate hover around 17°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Ushuaia.
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Ushuaia — 3 nights

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 outdoors at Ushuaia Bay and Lago Roca. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa Larga and Glaciar Vinciguerra. Spend the 1st (Wed) exploring nature at Tierra del Fuego National Park. It doesn't end there: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour and explore the striking landscape of Bahia Ensenada Zaratiegui.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Ushuaia tour builder site.

You can fly from El Calafate to Ushuaia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from El Calafate in February, Ushuaia is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Buenos Aires.
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Buenos Aires — 3 nights

You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lagos de Palermo and Museo River Plate. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palermo and Museo Evita. Explore Buenos Aires further: admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, ponder the world of politics at Casa Rosada, and explore the engaging exhibits at Fundacion Proa.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Buenos Aires trip maker app.

Fly from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or drive. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Ushuaia in March, with highs in Buenos Aires at 29°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
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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.
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