Argentina Tours Packages
Day 01Buenos Aires
Welcome to Argentina!
Upon arrival in Buenos Aires you will be met at the airport and have a transfer in private to your hotel.
On your first day in the city you will be contacted by one of our Destination Hosts, who will check with you details of your itinerary, provide you with the printed documentation, and add any information you might needShe/ he will be your local contact while you are traveling with us and will be ready to answer your questions, give you tips about places to go, restaurants to eat and anything else you might be interested inNot just about Buenos Aires, also about the different places you will visit during your whole itinerary.
Day 02Buenos Aires City Tour & Tango Show
In the morningyou will be picked up from your hotel to enjoy our City Tour.
Over the course of a half day you will have the chance to visit the historical and political centre of the city; San Telmo with its cobblestone streets, La Boca where Buenos Aires turns colorful and tango is ever present, and the chic and aristocratic Recoleta, where the big palaces remind us that Buenos Aires was once the Paris of the South.
In the evening you will be picked up from your hotel (shared service) to be driven to one of Buenos Aires’ most emblematic cultural highlight’s; a Dinner and Tango Show offering a spectacular demonstration of the finest local dancing accompanied by delicious Argentine cuisine and all the malbec you’d like.
At the end of the evening you will be driven back to your hotel.
Day 03Buenos Aires / El Calafate
Welcome to Southern Patagonia!
El Calafate is located in the Patagonian steppe, dry and dramatic.
It is on the border of Lago Argentino (Argentina’s biggest lake), considered capital of the glaciersIt is the gate to visit world wide known Perito Moreno Glacier, one of the only glaciers in the world that is still advancing.
Upon arrival you will be taken to the hotel and have the rest of the day to relax or explore the areas around the town or if possible, make the 1km hike out to Laguna Nimez for a beautiful Patagonian sunset.
Day 04El Calafate: Perito Moreno Glacier
After an early breakfast, you will leave on a full day excursion to Perito Moreno Glacier (shared service), in Los Glaciers National ParkA UNESCO World Heritage site since 1981 and home to one of the most awe inspiring landscapes in Argentina, Perito Moreno Glacier is a site to behold.
During about 1 hour a bilingual guide will provide you with all the information you might want to know, and things you might have never thought about.
On arrival you will have the chance to enjoy stunning views of the glacier from the nearby walking trail and viewing platforms.
But not just that, you will also enjoy the included Perito Moreno Glacier boat cruise that will take you close enough to fully appreciate the 80m high ice walls! In the early evening, you will return to you hotel in Calafate.
Day 05El Calafate
Day at leisure to enjoy any of the optional tours around El CalafateWe suggest a visit to Estancia Cristina, a bike ride out to the lake, or a boat cruise to explore some of the more remote glaciers in the region.
Day 06El Calafate / Ushuaia
At the appropriate time you will be transferred from your hotel to the airport to take your flight to Ushuaia.
This is the southernmost city of the word, surrounded by mountains and facing the Beagle Chanel, this is a place hard to be forgotten.
Day 07Ushuaia: Trekking & Canoeing in the National Park, Patagonia
You will be picked up from your hotel (shared service) and drive towards Tierra del Fuego National ParkOnce at Ensenada Bay, you will have time to enjoy the view over the Beagle Channel before starting the trekking along the coast.
These six kilometers of wild trail will give you the possibility to watch the native flora and wild fauna of the channel as well as the opportunity to discover old native remains left by the ancient dwellers of the area, the YamanasIn 3 hours you will reach Roca Lake where lunch will be readyAfter a complete homemade picnic you will start canoeing along Lapataia river, which will take you to Lapataia Bay on the Beagle Channel, precisely where the Panamerican Highway and number 3 National Route endsReturn to Ushuaia.
Day 08Beagle Channel Cruise / Buenos Aires
After making your way to the tourist pier, embark on a boat excursion along the famous Beagle ChannelYou will gain panoramas of Ushuaia Bay and see the diverse marine wildlife, such as cormorants and fur seals, on De los Lobos and De los Pajaros IslandsOn one of the Bridges Isles, you can explore the island for concheros, or giant shells, and enjoy the views of Chile and ArgentinaNot to mention, passing the Les Eclaireurs lighthouseDuring the excursion, you can enjoy snacks and the favorite Argentine drink, mate.
At the appropriate time you will be taken to the domestic airport for your flight Buenos Aires
Day 09Buenos Aires / Puerto Iguazu
At appropriate time, you will have a private transfer to the domestic airport to take your flight to Puerto Iguazu
The little and relaxing town is the gate to visit the impressive Iguazu Falls, (which have been recently declared as one of the New Seven Natural Wonders!), making them a must see destination for any traveler visiting Argentina
Day 10Iguazu National Park: Argentine Side
After breakfast you will depart on a private, full day tour to the Argentine side of the Iguazu Falls where you will have intimate views of this unforgettable section of the Iguazu RiverAn experienced guide will show you the hidden gems of this unique National Park and will take you off the beaten path to show you the best views.
Lower and upper walkways permit up close and personal experiences with this magnificent spectacle of natureTrails through the 210 square mile reserve provide visitors with various views of the Falls, especially the largest one, Devil’s ThroatThe ecological train ride is included in the tourReturn to the hotel in the late afternoon.
This day will be a real adventure, full of thrills and spills, and is an absolute must for the adventurer at heart.
Day 11Iguazu National Park: Brazilian Side / Buenos Aires
After breakfast, enjoy a private, half day excursion to the Brazilian side of the Iguazu Falls where you will enjoy vast panoramic views of the Falls allowing you to take them in their entirety.
At the appropriate time in the afternoon you will have a private transfer to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires
Upon arrival to Buenos Aires, you will have a private transfer to your hotel.
Day 12Buenos Aires
At the appropriate time you will have a private transfer to the international airport for your flight back home
Have a great trip!
- All Transfers mentioned, including to and from airports.
- 4 nights in Buenos Aires, 3 in El Calafate, 2 in Ushuaia, 2 in Iguazu.
- Breakfast and meals mentioned in the itinerary.
- Tours described in the itinerary.
- Bilingual guide (English / Spanish).
- National Park Entrance Fees (Glaciares $25; Tierra del Fuego $22, Falls Argentina $25, Brazil $25).
- International or Domestic Flights.
Departures Every Day
Occupancy B&B / Inn Comfort Superior Luxury
Double U$D 1,973 U$D 2,192 U$D 2,603 U$D 3,800
Single U$D 3,089 U$D 3,544 U$D 4,311 U$D 6,791
*Prices in US Dollars.
*Valid until April 2014 (ask for prices in Christmas and New Year).
The Perito Moreno Glacier mini-trekking tour is available from September – April.