ARGENTINA - 20 DAYS
DAY 1 Buenos Aires (D) – Meet & greet at airport and transfer to your hotel. Time at leisure and dinner at a local restaurant to savour ‘Argentinian Steak’ or other local delicacies.
DAY 2 Buenos Aires (B) – City tour visiting the famous 9 de Julio Avenue, the beautiful Colon Theatre, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the historical San Telmo neighbourhood as well as the coloured houses in La Boca.
DAY 3 Buenos Aires (B / D) – Tigre Delta excursion including wooden boat navigation and lunch. Dinner & Tango show at night.
DAY 4 Buenos Aires-Ushuaia (B) – Transfer to the airport for your flight to Ushuaia and on arrival transfer & check in to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 5 Ushuaia (B) – Visit Tierra del Fuego National Park and Lapataia Bay as well as Sea Lion Island to experience beautiful lakes and lagoons as well as an abundance of wildlife against a backdrop of mountains and ocean.
DAY 6 Ushuaia (B) – Enjoy 4x4 off-roading & trekking inside the woods and savour a gourmet BBQ lunch with Argentine Malbec wines at Lago Escondido (Hidden Lake)
DAY 7 Ushuaia – El Calafate (B) – Transfer to the airport for your flight to Calafate and on arrival transfer & check in to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 8 El Calafate (B) – Visit the majestic Perito Moreno Glacier at the Los Glaciares National Park. Forming part of the Patagonian Continental Ice Field from which glaciers flow into Viedma and Argentino lakes.
DAY 9 El Calafate (B) – Enjoy a boat trip on Argentino Lake whilst navigating towards the awe inspiring Upsala Glacier, with icebergs an beautiful scenery all around. Warm clothes required.
DAY 10 El Calafate – Puerto Iguazu (B) – Transfer to the airport for your flight to Puerto Iguazu and on arrival transfer & check in to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 11 Puerto Iguazu (B) – Visit the National Park (World Heritage Site) crossing over to the Brazilian side and walk along paths following cascades towards the bottom of the Devil’s Throat.
DAY 12 Puerto Iguazu (B) – Visit the Argentinean side of the National Park and take a train to the upper falls circuit and Devil’s Throat, one of the highest falls. Walk along Iguassu river canyon and enjoy a boat ride at the base of the falls to experience the might of this force of nature.
DAY 13 Puerto Iguazu – Yacutinga (B / D) – Transfer to a jungle lodge for a unique experience in the wilderness. Dinner at the lodge.
DAY 14 Yacutinga (B / D) – Hike to along the river and enjoy river floating, an ideal way to observe the wildlife. Various wild life excursions are available and in the evening you can visit of one of the observation towers.
DAY 15 Yacutinga – Puerto Iguazu – Salta (B) – Transfer to the airport for your flight to Salta and on arrival transfer & check in to your hotel. Enjoy a city tour visiting the main square, surrounded by several colonial buildings, the Cathedral, the Archbishop’s Palace, the Cabildo and the High Mountain Museum. Continue to San Bernardo Hill and take a chair lift ride with views of Salta city.
DAY 16 Salta – Cafayate (B) – Transfer to Cafayate, the land of sun and wine, travelling along National Route 68 with a stop at the Quebrada del Rio Las Conchas, a Natural Monument with bizarre formations and coloured hills. In the afternoon visit a local winery to enjoy wine tasting.
DAY 17 Cafayate – Salta (B) – Drive back to Salta along National Route 40 passing Calchaquies Valleys with stops at Cachi Village and National Park Los Cardones and plenty of breath taking scenery along the way.
DAY 18 Salta (B) – Head North to the province of Jujuy the Quebrada de Humahuaca where indigenous traditions are kept alive in this fascinating area, surrounded by the multicoloured hillsides. Visit Purmamarca with its Cerro de Siete Colores (Seven Colors Hill) and Tilcara with its Pucará, an old indigenous fortress before returning to Salta.
DAY 19 Salta – Buenos Aires (B) – Transfer to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires and on arrival transfer & check in to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 20 Buenos Aires (B) – Day at leisure until time for your transfer to the airport.
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