16 days in Argentina Itinerary

16 days in Argentina Itinerary

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16 days in Argentina Itinerary

Start: Funchal, Madeira
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  32​h
El Chalten
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h
El Calafate
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
Ushuaia
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  7​h 30​min
Villa La Angostura
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
San Carlos de Bariloche
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
Salta
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Buenos Aires
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Funchal, Madeira

2
nights
El Chalten

El Chalten ©
Nestled up against the hills of the Los Glaciares National Park, El Chalten serves as one of the nation's most bustling hubs for hikers and backpackers heading out into the wild landscape of southern Patagonia.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Laguna Torre and Laguna Capri. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Salto El Chorrillo, look for gifts at Marcopolo Bookstore, take some stellar pictures from Mirador del Torre, and explore the striking landscape at Glaciar Huemul.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the El Chalten trip builder tool .

Funchal, Portugal to El Chalten is an approximately 32-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Funchal to El Chalten. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to El Calafate.

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Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre
Laguna Capri ©
Laguna Capri
Salto El Chorrillo ©
Salto El Chorrillo

2
nights
El Calafate

El Calafate ©
El Calafate tourism thrives mostly thanks to the city's proximity to a World Heritage-listed national park, famed for containing over 40 large glaciers.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take a stroll through Av del Libertador and then explore the striking landscape at Pasarelas Perito Moreno. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the El Calafate day trip planning app .

Traveling by bus from El Chalten to El Calafate takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. April in El Calafate sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ushuaia.

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Pasarelas Perito Moreno ©
Pasarelas Perito Moreno
Kayaking & Canoeing
Av del Libertador ©
Av del Libertador

2
nights
Ushuaia

Ushuaia ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): grab your bike and head to Ushuaia Bay, then make a trip to Unidad Postal Del Fin Mundo, and then explore the activities along Lago Roca. On the next day, hike along Glaciar Martial, make a trip to Galeria Tematica Historia Fueguina, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Esmeralda.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ushuaia trip itinerary planning website .

Fly from El Calafate to Ushuaia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from El Calafate in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Ushuaia, with lows of 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Villa La Angostura.

Things to do in Ushuaia

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Tierra del Fuego National Park, Glaciar Martial
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Laguna Esmeralda ©
Laguna Esmeralda
Lago Roca ©
Lago Roca
Ushuaia Bay ©
Ushuaia Bay

few
hours
Villa La Angostura

Villa La Angostura ©
A trip to Villa La Angostura leads to the lush "Garden of Patagonia," where the scenic backdrop features pristine forests, lakes, and mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the activities along Rio Correntoso, explore the activities along Lago Espejo Grande, and then stop by Mamuschka.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Villa La Angostura journey planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Ushuaia to Villa La Angostura in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. When traveling from Ushuaia in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Villa La Angostura, with highs around 17°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Carlos de Bariloche.

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Rio Correntoso ©
Rio Correntoso
Lago Espejo Grande ©
Lago Espejo Grande
Mamuschka ©
Mamuschka

2
nights
San Carlos de Bariloche

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): cast your line with a fishing tour. On the next day, examine the collection at Museo del Lago Gutierrez, then admire the sheer force of Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Capilla San Eduardo.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the San Carlos de Bariloche attractions planning website .

You can drive from Villa La Angostura to San Carlos de Bariloche in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, daytime highs in San Carlos de Bariloche are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Salta.

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Fishing Charters & Tours
Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro ©
Museo del Lago Gutierrez ©
Museo del Lago Gutierrez

1
night
Salta

Salta ©
Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): examine the collection at Salta Cabildo, take some stellar pictures from Piedra del Molino, and then take in the awesome beauty at Cuesta del Obispo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Virgen de los Tres Cerritos, don't miss a visit to Plaza 9 de Julio, then get engrossed in the history at MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia San Francisco.

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Getting from San Carlos de Bariloche to Salta by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in April, with highs in Salta at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Buenos Aires.

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Cuesta del Obispo ©
Cuesta del Obispo
Virgen de los Tres Cerritos ©
Virgen de los Tres Cerritos

2
nights
Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Parque 3 de Febrero, then admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, then don't miss a visit to Recoleta Cemetery, and finally admire the architecture and history at Plaza de Mayo. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with Puerto Madero, then get to know the fascinating history of San Telmo, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires online tour builder .

Getting from Salta to Buenos Aires by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Salta in April since evenings lows in Buenos Aires dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

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Recoleta Cemetery ©
Recoleta Cemetery
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero

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