9 days in Cordoba, Province of La Rioja & San Juan Itinerary

9 days in Cordoba, Province of La Rioja & San Juan Itinerary

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Cordoba

— 1 night

The Learned One

History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cordoba trip planner.

Buenos Aires to Cordoba is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cordoba when traveling from Buenos Aires in July, with lows around 15°C. On the 19th (Sun), you'll travel to Province of La Rioja.

Things to do in Cordoba

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours
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Province of La Rioja

— 4 nights
La Rioja is the capital city of the Argentine province of La Rioja, located in the east of the province. You've now added Parque Provincial Ischigualasto - Valle de la Luna to your itinerary. Spend the 20th (Mon) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Talampaya. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Mirador del portezuelo, identify plant and animal life at Parque de Dinosaurios Sanagasta, and see the interesting displays at Telecentro Cable Carril.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Province of La Rioja trip planner.

Getting from Cordoba to Province of La Rioja by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to San Juan.

Things to do in Province of La Rioja

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

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San Juan

— 2 nights
San Juan acts as a more humble and provincial version of nearby Mendoza, with all the wineries and lush landscape, but less of the hustle, bustle, and international guests.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): engage your brain at Museo de Ciencias Naturales, examine the collection at Museo de la Memoria Urbana o del Terremoto, then examine the collection at Casa Natal de Sarmiento, and finally do a tasting at Bodega Merced del Estero.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Juan trip planner.

Traveling by car from Province of La Rioja to San Juan takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July, daytime highs in San Juan are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Cordoba.

Things to do in San Juan

Museums · Wineries · Childrens Museums
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Cordoba

— 1 night

The Learned One

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cordoba online trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Juan to Cordoba takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Juan in July, plan for little chillier days in Cordoba, with highs around 15°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 15°C. You'll set off for home on the 26th (Sun).

Things to do in Cordoba

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours
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