59 days in Argentina Itinerary

59 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Buenos Aires
— 8 nights
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Puerto Madryn
— 2 nights
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Ushuaia
— 6 nights
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San Carlos de Bariloche
— 6 nights
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Mendoza
— 6 nights
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San Agustin del Valle Fertil
— 1 night
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Province of La Rioja
— 5 nights
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Cafayate
— 5 nights
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Purmamarca
— 2 nights
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Humahuaca
— 2 nights
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Salta
— 6 nights
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Cordoba
— 6 nights
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Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights
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Buenos Aires — 8 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.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll the grounds of Cemiterio de Recoleta, ponder the world of politics at Casa Rosada, get a taste of the local shopping with El Ateneo Grand Splendid, and take a stroll through Palermo.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires trip planner.

Bari, Italy to Buenos Aires is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Argentina Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Bari in July, expect Buenos Aires to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to fly to Puerto Madryn.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Puerto Madryn — 2 nights

Whales and penguins frolic in the waters of Puerto Madryn, one of Argentine Patagonia's most important port cities.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): learn more about the world around you at Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stroll through Ecocentro. On the next day, head outdoors with Napra Club, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Doradillo, and then stroll through Playa La Cantera.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Madryn route builder.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Puerto Madryn takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Ushuaia.
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Ushuaia — 6 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.
Spend the 26th (Tue) exploring nature at Tierra del Fuego National Park. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Beagle, don't miss a visit to Galeria Tematica Historia Fueguina, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and trek along Glacier Martial.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ushuaia online vacation planner.

Fly from Puerto Madryn to Ushuaia in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or drive. July in Ushuaia sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to fly to San Carlos de Bariloche.
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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. And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Cerro Otto, hit the slopes at Piedras Blancas, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi, and learn something new at Patagonia Ski School.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Carlos de Bariloche trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Ushuaia to San Carlos de Bariloche takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Ushuaia in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in San Carlos de Bariloche, with lows of -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Mendoza.
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Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature

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.
Explore Mendoza's surroundings by going to Tupungato (Valle de Uco & Domaine Bousquet). Dedicate the 12th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 8th (Mon), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's lots more to do: walk around Parque General San Martin, don't miss a visit to Plaza Independencia, explore by horseback at Los Pingos Horse Riding, and learn about winemaking at Bodega Renacer.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Mendoza trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Carlos de Bariloche to Mendoza takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in August, expect Mendoza to be somewhat warmer, temps between 22°C and 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to San Agustin del Valle Fertil.
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Wineries · Tours · Parks · Nature
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San Agustin del Valle Fertil — 1 night

On the 13th (Sat), get curious at Museo Piedras del Mundo and then take in the dramatic natural features at Provincial Ischigualasto Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Agustin del Valle Fertil road trip app.

Drive from Mendoza to San Agustin del Valle Fertil in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Province of La Rioja.
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Museums · Nature · Parks · Childrens Museums

Province of La Rioja — 5 nights

La Rioja is the capital city of the Argentine province of La Rioja, located in the east of the province. Spend the 14th (Sun) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Talampaya. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Cuesta de Miranda, get a sense of history and politics at Casa de Gobierno, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia y Convento de Santo Domingo, and stroll around Parque de la Ciudad.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Province of La Rioja trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from San Agustin del Valle Fertil to Province of La Rioja takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cafayate.
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Cafayate — 5 nights

Nestled in one of the country's major wine regions, Cafayate and the surrounding area remain a top vacation destination throughout the year.
Venture out of the city with trips to Quebrada de Las Flechas - Angastaco (in Angastaco) and Amaicha del Valle (Tiu Punco & Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes)). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Quebrada del Rio de las Conchas, examine the collection at Museo de la Vid y el Vino de Cafayate, Salta, Argentina, explore the striking landscape at El Anfiteatro, and do a tasting at Bodega El Esteco.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Cafayate trip planner.

Drive from Province of La Rioja to Cafayate in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Purmamarca.
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Parks · Nature · Museums · Golf
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Purmamarca — 2 nights

With a population of just over 2,000, the small village of Purmamarca possesses a remote Andean charm, with its adobe houses and colorful market streets some of the most photogenic in the area.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Plaza 9 de Julio, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Hill of Seven Colors, then hike along Paseo de los Colorados, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de Santa Rosa de Lima. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Cerro Morado, then take a memorable drive along Cuesta de Lipan, and then cruise along Abra de Potrerillos (Mirador a 4170msnm).

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Purmamarca online road trip planner.

You can drive from Cafayate to Purmamarca in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Humahuaca.
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Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Nature

Humahuaca — 2 nights

The largest settlement in the Quebrada de Humahuaca, Humahuaca allows for thorough exploration of the colorful valley that links the high Andean lands and the temperate plains of southeastern South America.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Quebrada de Humahuaca, make a trip to Plaza Dr. Ernesto Padilla, and then explore the striking landscape at Quebrada de las Senoritas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia San Francisco de Paula and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Serranía de Hornocal.

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

Getting from Purmamarca to Humahuaca by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Salta.
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Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Salta — 6 nights

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, take in the dramatic natural features at El Anfiteatro (The Amphitheatre), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Menor San Francisco, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cerro San Bernardo.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Salta trip itinerary app.

Getting from Humahuaca to Salta by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August in Salta, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Cordoba.
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Cordoba — 6 nights

History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cordoba: Eden Hotel (in La Falda), Cuchi Corral (in La Cumbre) and Alta Gracia (Museo Del Che Guevara & Museo Nacional Estancia Jesuitica Alta Gracia y Casa del Virrey Liniers). There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Los Capuchinos, take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Catedral de Córdoba, and view the masterpieces at Paseo de las Artes.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Cordoba online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Salta to Cordoba in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Salta, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Cordoba, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to fly to Iguazu National Park.
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Iguazu National Park — 2 nights

Iguazu National Park contains 672 sq km (259 sq mi) of fertile subtropical forests, but its main attraction is the majestic Iguazu Falls.
On the 9th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Salto San Martin, admire the sheer force of Salto Bernabe Mendez, and then step off the mainland to explore Isla San Martin. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Iguazu National Park online itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Cordoba to Iguazu National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cordoba in September: highs in Iguazu National Park hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel 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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