54 days in Central Argentina Itinerary

54 days in Central Argentina Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Argentina itinerary planner
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La Plata
— 5 nights
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Tigre
— 6 nights
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Lujan
— 4 nights
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Tandil
— 6 nights
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Villa Gesell
— 4 nights
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Mar del Plata
— 6 nights
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Capilla del Monte
— 4 nights
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Mina Clavero
— 4 nights
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Villa General Belgrano
— 6 nights
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Cordoba
— 8 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.
When in La Plata, make a side trip to see Laguna de San Miguel del Monte in San Miguel del Monte, approximately San Miguel del Monte away. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de la Plata, look and learn at Planetario Ciudad de La Plata, don't miss a visit to Plaza Moreno, and find something for the whole family at Republica de los Ninos.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the La Plata trip itinerary app.

Charlotte, USA to La Plata is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Argentina Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Charlotte in March, things will get a bit warmer in La Plata: highs are around 77°F and lows about 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Tigre.
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Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums · Nature
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Tigre — 6 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Tigre side-trips: Las Costanera Publica (in Zarate) and Temaiken Biopark (in Belen de Escobar). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Museo de arte Tigre, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, see the interesting displays at Minka-Museo de Arte Moderno La Casa de Japon, and hunt for treasures at Puerto de Frutos.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tigre trip planner.

Traveling by car from La Plata to Tigre takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Tigre are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lujan.
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Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Shopping
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Lujan — 4 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lujan: Estancia Santa Susana (in Los Cardales), LoDe Jime (in Mercedes) and San Antonio de Areco (Museo Draghi, Museo Gauchesco y Parque Criollo Ricardo Guiraldes, &more). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at ZOO Lujan, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Lujan, and see the interesting displays at Museos & Cripta Basilica Nuestra Senora De Lujan.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Lujan route website.

You can drive from Tigre to Lujan in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tigre in March: highs in Lujan hover around 69°F, while lows dip to 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tandil.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Tandil — 6 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.
Step out of Tandil with an excursion to Monasterio Trapense in Azul--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monte Calvario, take an in-depth tour of Museo Historico Fuerte Independencia, get to know the fascinating history of Cerro El Centinela, and don't miss a visit to Lago y Dique del Fuerte.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tandil day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Lujan to Tandil takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Lujan in March, expect nights in Tandil to be little chillier, around 49°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Villa Gesell.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Villa Gesell: Playa De Pinamar (in Pinamar) and San Clemente del Tuyu (Punta Rasa & Termas Marinas). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Paseo De Los Artesanos, delve into the lush surroundings at Reserva Natural, kick back and relax at Valeria del Mar Beach, and see the interesting displays at La Casa de Carlos Gesell.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Villa Gesell driving holiday website.

You can drive from Tandil to Villa Gesell in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car 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.
Mar del Plata is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Torreon del Monje, walk around Parque Gral San Martin Mar del Plata, steep yourself in history at Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo, and take a stroll through Puerto de Mar del Plata.

Before you visit Mar del Plata, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Villa Gesell to Mar del Plata by car takes about 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Mar del Plata can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Capilla del Monte.
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Capilla del Monte — 4 nights

Capilla del Monte sits in the northern part of the Punilla Valley at an elevation of 980 m (3,215 ft) above sea level.
Get out of town with these interesting Capilla del Monte side-trips: Eden Hotel (in La Falda) and Proyecto Caraya (in La Cumbre). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Los Terrones, examine the collection at House of Manuel Mujica Lainez, explore the fascinating underground world of Las grutas de Ongamira, and make a trip to El Mastil.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Capilla del Monte online holiday planner.

You can fly from Mar del Plata to Capilla del Monte in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mar del Plata in April, expect nights in Capilla del Monte to be a bit warmer, around 62°F, while days are little chillier, around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Mina Clavero.
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Mina Clavero — 4 nights

Mina Clavero is ideal for vacationers searching for a place that is not overrun by tourist, yet still provides an array of things to do.
Spend the 14th (Thu) exploring nature at Quebrada del Rio Condorito (Condorito River's Gorge). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museo Polifacetico Rocsen, don't miss a visit to Santuario Nuestra Senora Del Transito, head outdoors with Nido del Aguila, and take in the dramatic scenery at Cascada del Toro Muerto.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mina Clavero vacation planner.

Getting from Capilla del Monte to Mina Clavero by car takes about 2.5 hours. April in Mina Clavero sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Villa General Belgrano.
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Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Villa General Belgrano — 6 nights

Famed for its Bavarian architecture, Villa General Belgrano remains a small mountain village with a distinctly German flavor.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Villa General Belgrano: La Cumbrecita (Penon del Aguila, Rio Subterraneo de la Cumbrecita, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Calamuchita Valley, see the interesting displays at Museo Historico y Centro Cultural Villa General Belgrano, do a tasting at Familia Furfaro, and get outside with Dique Los Molinos.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Villa General Belgrano trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mina Clavero to Villa General Belgrano takes 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Villa General Belgrano can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cordoba.
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Cordoba — 8 nights

History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
Venture out of the city with trips to Alta Gracia (Museo Nacional Estancia Jesuitica Alta Gracia y Casa del Virrey Liniers & Museo Del Che Guevara) and Villa Carlos Paz (Camino de las Las 100 Curvas & El Dique San Roque Y El Embudo). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Catedral de Córdoba, get a taste of the local shopping with Paseo de las Artes, and examine the collection at Capilla Domestica Compania de Jesus.

Discover how to plan a Cordoba trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Villa General Belgrano to Cordoba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Cordoba are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Central Argentina travel guide

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Landmarks · Churches · Specialty Museums
Whether you're taking a trip to Central Argentina for business, adventure, or romance, this area encompassing three provinces and over 7 million people promises to show you how to eat like royalty, ride like a gaucho, and celebrate local culture like a native. The three provinces--Santa Fe, Entre Rios, and Cordoba--boast a lively economy based on the production of grain, milk, cattle, vegetable oils, and agricultural machinery. In an area known for its distinct cuisine and local festivals, visitors on a vacation in Central Argentina rarely skip a chance to discover the Andes on horseback, stock up on authentic leather goods, and sample some of the country's finest wines.
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