16 days in Argentina Itinerary

16 days in Argentina Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Argentina travel planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

16 days in Argentina Itinerary

Funchal, Madeira
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  32​h
El Chalten
— 2 nights
bus:  4​h 30​min
Los Glaciares National Park
— 2 nights
+3
shuttle + taxi + Fly + shuttle:  10​h 30​min
Iguazu National Park
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  4​h
Buenos Aires
— 7 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
Funchal, Madeira

3
days
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.
On the 6th (Sat), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Cerro Fitz Roy. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Laguna Torre, look for gifts at Marcopolo Bookstore, tour the pleasant surroundings at Miradores Los Condores y Las Aguilas, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sendero Loma del Pliegue Tumbado.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our El Chalten online trip itinerary maker .

Funchal, Portugal to El Chalten is an approximately 32-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Western European Time (WET) to Argentine Time (ART) is minus 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Los Glaciares National Park.

Things to do in El Chalten

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in El Chalten.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Cerro Fitz Roy ©
Cerro Fitz Roy
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre
Laguna Capri ©
Laguna Capri

2
days
Los Glaciares National Park

Los Glaciares National Park ©
A World Heritage Site, Los Glaciares National Park contains a giant ice cap that feeds 47 vast glaciers.
On the 8th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque Nacional Los Glaciares. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Glaciar Seco and then explore the striking landscape at Perito Moreno Glacier.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Los Glaciares National Park trip itinerary planning website .

You can take a bus from El Chalten to Los Glaciares National Park in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and shuttle. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park

#Parks, #Nature

Side Trip

Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Los Glaciares National Park.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Perito Moreno Glacier ©
Perito Moreno Glacier

2
days
Iguazu National Park

Iguazu National Park ©
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 10th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Jardin de los Picaflores and then admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Guiraoga, then admire the sheer force of Salto San Martin, and then admire the sheer force of Salto Bernabe Mendez.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Iguazu National Park trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Los Glaciares National Park to Iguazu National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. When traveling from Los Glaciares National Park in April, plan for much warmer days in Iguazu National Park, with highs around 32°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Puerto Iguazu
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Iguazu National Park.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Salto Bernabe Mendez ©
Salto Bernabe Mendez
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin

7
days
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.
Buenos Aires is known for nightlife, historic sites, museums, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Recoleta Cemetery, get a taste of the local shopping with El Ateneo Grand Splendid, admire the natural beauty at Parque 3 de Febrero, and take a stroll through Puerto Madero.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Buenos Aires trip simple and quick.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Iguazu National Park to Buenos Aires in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Iguazu National Park in April, expect nights in Buenos Aires to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Shopping
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Buenos Aires.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Recoleta Cemetery ©
Recoleta Cemetery
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero

Similar Plans

17 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM GEORGIA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 35 days in South America & Caribbean BY A USER FROM THAILAND July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 30 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 21 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Chile, Argentina & Uruguay BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, culture, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL October, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM VENEZUELA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans