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2-Weeks in Argentina: Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Wine & Glaciers
- Enjoy guided tours of Buenos Aires
- Explore the stunning nature of Iguazu National Park
- Embark on a tour of Argentina's celebrated wine region
- Trek across the ice at Los Glaciares National Park
This two-week trip will give you an amazing overview of specatacular Argentina! Begin your Argentine adventure with a visit to the capital city of Buenos Aires where you will encounter a metropolis steeped in passion and culture. Then, hike through the rainforest and set your eyes on spectacular Iguazu Falls. The tour continues to Mendoza in the heart of wine country before venturing to the extraordinary glacier landscape of Argentinian Patagonia in the south.
On this enriching South American journey, you will encounter Argentina's rich culture, vibrant nature, and taste its spectacular wines. Experience all the highlights of this wonderful country.
- Airport transfers
- 13 nights with breakfast in standard hotels
- Tigre and Delta excursion
- Buenos Aires city tour
- Iguazu National Park (Brazil side)
- Iguazu National Park (Argenna side)
- Wine excursion Uco Valley
- High Mountain and Villavicencio
- Los Glaciares National Park
- Mini Trekking Perito Moreno Glacier
- Gaucho tour
- International and domestic flights
- Travel insurance
- Meals (except when the opposite is indicated)
- National Parks entry ticket
- Local taxes
- Dinner Tango show (from USD 50/per person)
- Nautical adventure (from USD 96/per person)
Example Trip to customize
Welcome to Buenos Aires, Argentina!
When you touch down at Ministro Pistarini International Airport, better known as Ezeiza International Airport, you will be greeted by your private driver and transferred to the stylish Rochester Concept Hotel.
The rest of the day is yours to enjoy at your leisure. Begin to get acquainted with your new surroundings by strolling around the city, or simply relax in the comfortable, contemporary environs of your hotel.
Explore the Capital on a City Tour
This morning, embark on a Buenos Aires city tour and discover a place bursting with passion, history, cul, ure and even a little magic.
The tour begins on one of Buenos Aires' main streets, Avenida 9 de Julio, home to two important landmarks, the Teatro Colon and the Obelisco, before moving on to the Plaza de Mayo, the city’s historical, political and cultural epicentre. You'll also see the Catedral Metropolitana, Casa Rosada, and the Cabildo.
Next, you'll explore San Telmo old town, the stunning Parque Lezama, and La Boca, a vibrant barrio, which is home to the Boca Juniors football stadium. This comprehensive tour will also bring you to neighborhoods like Puerto Madero, Retiro, Plaza San Martin, Palermo, and La Recoleta.
Enjoy the rest of the afternoon and evening at your leisure.
Discover a Delightful River Delta
After breakfast, you will be picked up at your hotel for a journey to Tigre and the Parana Delta. Relax in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus as you travel along the Avenida Costanera, which runs parallel to the beautiful Rio de la Plata.
We'll stop in the city of San Isidro, where you will discover the Catedral de San Isidro and the former residences of aristocratic families.
Continue to Tigre, where you will enjoy a relaxing catamaran ride around picturesque Parana Delta.
After the tour, head to the airport to catch a flight to Iguazu, home of the spectacular waterfalls.
Explore Iguazu National Park
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel this morning and then set out for an adventure at one of South America's most famous rainforests.
In Iguazu National Park, you will see a diverse array of native flora and fauna that includes ferns, orchids, birds and butterflies.
At the park's main station (Estación Central) you can choose the next leg of your adventure and head by train to the Iguazu Waterfalls or Devil’s Gorge. Alternatively, follow the 600m forest walkway (Sendero Verde) from the visitor's center to the falls circuits.
From here, you can make your way to the upper and lower falls circuits as well as to Devil's Gorge. Spend the day exploring this spectacular natural wonder.
Another Day at the Dazzling Iguazu Falls
Today you will head to the Argentinian side of the rainforest.
This vast preserve is one of the most remarkable natural sights in the world. Hike through awe-inspiring jungle settings and marvel at the abundance of colorful flowers. Listen to the sounds of South America's rich birdlife that gradually gives way to the roar of cascading waters.
Why not participate in the optional "Nautical Adventure" today (for an additional fee).
Catch a Flight to Mendoza
Today is a a travel day. After breakfast at the hotel, you will set off for the airport in Iguazu to catch a flight to Mendoza near the western border of Argentina.
This sophisticated city, characterized by wide, leafy boulevards and art deco architecture sits at the heart of Argentina's celebrated wine region.
Check in at the Amerian Executive Mendoza Hotel and spend some time relaxing after your trip.
Get a Taste of Argentina's Wine Country
You will spend the day relaxing in some of Argentina's most beautiful wineries on a delightful wine tour through the country's charming wine country. This tour includes 3 wineries, each produces its own distinctive style of wines.
In wineries like Clos de Los Siete in Tunuyan, Salentein in Tupungato, and O. Fournier in San Carlos, you will learn about the grapes and production methods, while tasting the unique wine provided by these innovative, world-class wineries.
After the tastings, enjoy a gourmet lunch in one of these wineries, with bottles specifically selected to complement each course.
Embark on a Journey Through the Mountains
Today, set out on an exploration of the spectacular mountain landscape and fascinating historic sites surrounding Mendoza.
You will visit the Canota Monument, which marks the path the army marched during the campaign to liberate Chile and Peru. Then visit the old spa resort of Villavicencio, where you will enjoy a walking tour in the gardens and take in spectacular views of the surrounding scenery.
The expedition continues with a visit to Aracons, where you will see the Vaults of Uspallata and historic adobe buildings.
Other highlights of the day include the villages of Picheuta, Polvaredas, Punta de Vacas, and Los Penitentes ski resort.
Fly South to Patagonia
Today you will fly south to El Calafate, the gateway to the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. You will take a group transfer from the hotel to the airport in Mendoza to catch your flight to El Calafate.
Upon arrival, check in at the Sierra Nevada Hotel.
Hike Among Granite Peaks
You will start your exclusive expedition into Patagonia this morning, which begins with a drive along mythical Route 40. Look out over Argenno Lake and cross the Santa Cruz River, which Charles Darwin and Captain FitzRoy famously navigated.
Continue to the Rio La Leona and drive along its breathtaking canyon before arriving at the old hotel Paso La Leona, where you will stop for coffee and homemade cakes.
Then continue along Lake Viedma, taking in the spectacular views of the lake backed by stunning Andes Mountain peaks. You will stop at the Viedma Glacier viewpoint, where you can appreciate a top-notch view of the glacier, the Cordillera range, and the emblematic peaks of Cerro FitzRoy and Cerro Torre.
From here, you will set out on a hiking expedition according to your level of expertise. In the late afternoon, return to the hotel.
Take a Trek Across Glacier Ice
Today you will join the group for a Mini trekking tour of Perito Moreno Glacier in Los Glaciares National Park.
After about an hour's drive, we will arrive at Bajo de las Sombras port, which sits about 6 km away from the glacier viewing points. From here, we will journey by boat to the other side of Perito Moreno Glacier, where we will be greeted by our specialist bilingual guides who will lead us on a 2-hour trek across the ice.
You will see incredible scenery around the glaciers, including icy blue streams, lagoons, ravines, and gorgeous ice structures. Throughout the hike, your guide will share information about this spectacular natural setting and the wildlife that lives here. You will also learn about a mysterious phenomenon, which will eventually cause Perito Moreno to fracture.
Journey back to the hotel at the end of the day.
Fly Back to Buenos Aires
This morning you will return to Buenos Aires after a flight of about 3 hours.
Upon arrival at the airport in Buenos Aires, you will be transferred to the Rochester Concept Hotel.
Spend the rest of the day at your leisure, either relaxing at the hotel, strolling the picturesque streets of the city, or fitting in a little shopping in this sophisticated capital.
Experience Gaucho Culture at a Local Horse Ranch
Make the most of your last day in Buenos Aires today with a visit to a local horse ranch where you will be welcomed with a meal of traditional meat empanadas, Argentinian wine, and soft drinks.
You will enjoy guided visits to some interesting sites, including an old-fashioned museum and a beautiful historic church. You will then have the chance to ride in a horse-drawn carriage and explore the fields around the ranch.
For lunch, feast upon a 3-course meal while taking in a tango show. Later, the Gauchos will show off their unique ranching skills. This unique experience comes to a close in the evening when you will be served traditional Argentinian mate tea and pastelitos pastries.
Return to your hotel for your last night in Buenos Aires. The next morning you will be transferred to the airport to catch your onward flight. We wish you safe travels!