32 days in Province of Buenos Aires Itinerary

32 days in Province of Buenos Aires Itinerary

Make it your trip
Fly
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La Plata
— 5 nights
Drive
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Villa Gesell
— 4 nights
Drive
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Mar del Plata
— 6 nights
Drive
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Tandil
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Coronel Pringles
— 1 night
Drive
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Tigre
— 7 nights
Drive
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Lujan
— 3 nights
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La Plata — 5 nights

In many ways a mini version of the national capital, attractive La Plata features a laid-back charm all its own thanks to its innovative layout.
Head to Pasaje Dardo Rocha and Palacio de La Legislaturafor plenty of shopping. Catedral de la Plata and Iglesia San Ponciano will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around La Plata: Ranelagh Golf Club (in Berazategui) and Cerveceria y Malteria Quilmes (in Quilmes). There's lots more to do: have fun and explore at Museo de La Plata, wander the streets of Meridiano V, get in on the family fun at Republica de los Ninos, and look for gifts at Pasaje Rodrigo | Mall Boutique.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the La Plata online trip itinerary builder.

Cairo, Egypt to La Plata is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairo to La Plata is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Cairo in May, things will get cooler in La Plata: highs are around 20°C and lows about 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Villa Gesell.
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Villa Gesell — 4 nights

A pleasant coastal town with an interesting history, Villa Gesell was established by Carlos Idaho Gesell, son of German economist Silvio Gesell.
For shopping fun, head to Paseo De Los Artesanos or Carilo Arte Contemporaneo. Change things up with a short trip to Playa De Pinamar in Pinamar (about 32 minutes away). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Valeria del Mar Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandboard Mar Azul, indulge in some personalized pampering at Area Positiva, and get some fabulous bargains at Honecker Chocolates.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Villa Gesell driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from La Plata to Villa Gesell takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mar del Plata.
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Mar del Plata — 6 nights

Drenched in sunshine and fringed by wide expanses of sandy coastline, Mar del Plata stands out as one of Argentina's most popular vacation resorts.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Puerto de Mar del Plata and Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo. For shopping fun, head to Antoniucci Vivero Productor or Espacio Unzue. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Punta Mogotes, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mar del Plata Cathedral, take advantage of the amenities at Playa Varese, and buy something for everyone on your list at Paseo Cultural y Comercial Aldrey.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mar del Plata trip planner.

Traveling by car from Villa Gesell to Mar del Plata takes 2 hours. May in Mar del Plata sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Tandil.
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Tandil — 4 nights

Nestled in the foothills of the nearby mountain range, the town of Tandil offers a solid combination of big-city energy and small-town tranquility.
Visit Cerro El Centinela and Parroquia Santisimo Sacramento for their historical value. For shopping fun, head to Huellas de Tandil or Dulces de Titti. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monte Calvario, make a trip to Palacio Municipal de Tandil, walk around Plaza Independencia, and take in the dramatic natural features at Piedra Movediza.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tandil trip planner.

Drive from Mar del Plata to Tandil in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Coronel Pringles.
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Coronel Pringles — 1 night

Coronel Pringles is a town in the south of the Buenos Aires Province in Argentina. On the 25th (Wed), make a trip to Municipalidad de Coronel Pringles and then admire the striking features of Plaza Coronel Pringles.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Coronel Pringles trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Tandil to Coronel Pringles takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tigre.
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Tigre — 7 nights

Teeming with weekend visitors and day-trippers from the national capital, Tigre and its lush nature offer a range of opportunities for exploring the great outdoors.
For shopping fun, head to La Boutique Del Libro or Puerto de Frutos. Visit Villa Ocampo and Buenos Aires Argentina Temple for their historical value. Change things up with a short trip to Temaiken Biopark in Belen de Escobar (about 38 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at Kalonice - Victoria de la Belleza, take an in-depth tour of Sarmiento House Museum, try to win big at Trilenium Casino, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Isidro.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tigre trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Coronel Pringles to Tigre in 6.5 hours. May in Tigre sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Lujan.
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Lujan — 3 nights

The small riverfront town of Lujan is best known for its main attraction, the imposing Gothic-style church dedicated to the patron saint of Argentina, Our Lady of Lujan.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica de Lujan and Parroquia San Antonio de Padua. Head to Antiguo Moderno Antiguedades and Plaza Canningfor plenty of shopping. Step out of Lujan to go to San Antonio de Areco and see La Olla de Cobre, which is approximately 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at ZOO Lujan and see the interesting displays at Museos & Cripta Basilica Nuestra Senora De Lujan.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Lujan visit planner.

Traveling by car from Tigre to Lujan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Tigre in June, plan for slightly colder days in Lujan, with highs around 12°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
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Province of Buenos Aires travel guide

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Landmarks · Beaches · Churches
Unfolding around the capital city, the Province of Buenos Aires represents the country's hub of agricultural production. Though most visitors on vacation in the Province of Buenos Aires concentrate on exploring the memorable capital, the fertile plains surrounding the city provide a window into the country's rural way of life and gaucho culture. If you're looking for relaxation, a string of seafront resorts serve as quiet retreats by day and buzzing nightlife spots after dark. Well-planned tours of the Province of Buenos Aires rarely miss a chance to explore the area's quiet gaucho towns: old-fashioned settlements with cobblestone streets and appealing 19th-century architecture.
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