Argentina is a land of contrasts, from the vast plains of the east to the Andes in the West where Aconcagua, the highest peak of the Western Hemisphere at 6,959 m, towers above the other mountains. The variety of landscape ranges from the high altiplano of the Northwest –with its deserts, valleys, gorges and brightly coloured hills- to the lakes, forests, glaciers, steppe, mountains and cliffs of Patagonia. From the wetlands, lagoons, waterfalls and subtropical rainforest of the Northeast, to the expanse of flat Pampas in Buenos Aires Province and the rolling hills of Cordoba.
Arrival and reception at the airport; transfer to the hotel. Accommodation. Afterwards, city tour visiting the most interesting places in Buenos Aires. At night, transfer to El Querandi to assist to a dinner and Show where you will enjoy the magnetism of tango.
Transfer to the airport to board the scheduled flight to Trelew. Arrival to Trelew and departure towards Punta Tombo Fauna Reserve, the largest Magellan penguin colony in the continent. From Mid-April to Mid-September the visit to Punta Tombo Penguin Rookery will be replaced by a tour to Valle de Chubut, visiting Trelew, Gaiman and other welsh villages.
Full Day Tour in Península Valdés, declared Mankind’s Heritage due to its geography, flora and fauna, features that turn it into a paradise of nature. In Puerto Pirámides, it is possible to embark for whale watching, available from July to early December (optional).
Morning at leisure. Transfer from the hotel to the Airport to board the scheduled flight to Ushuaia. Arrival and reception at the airport; transfer to the hotel.
In the morning, excursion to Tierra del Fuego National park, the only one with coast in Argentina. During the excursion, you can take the End of The World Train as an optional tour. In the afternoon, transfer to the pier to embark the catamaran that will take you through the waters of Beagle Channel, from where you will get an excellent panoramic view of the city.
In due time, transfer to the airport to board the scheduled flight to El Calafate. Arrival and reception at the airport.
Day at leisure. Enjoy an optional navigation to Estancia Cristina Discovery and ascend to the lookout from where you can obtain a beautiful view of Upsala Glacier. (From April to September it could be replaced by All glaciers).
Departure from the hotel towards Perito Moreno Glacier situated within Los Glaciares National Park. Because of its beauty it was declared a Mankind Heritage by UNESCO. During the excursion, it is possible to take an optional boat trip through Brazo Rico and enjoy a different view of the glacier wall from the water level. Return to El Calafate to board the scheduled flight to Buenos Aires. Arrival and accommodation.
In the morning transfer to the local airport to board the scheduled flight to Puerto Iguazú. Arrival and reception at the airport; transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon departure from the hotel to the Foz do Iguaçu National Park, to get a different view of the falls. Return to Puerto Iguazú Accommodation.
In the morning we will visit the Argentinean side of the Iguazú falls, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO and one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.We will visit the Devil’s Throat balcony, upper and lower paths from where you can take the Great Adventure as an optional tour.
Morning at leisure. Transfer to the airport to board the scheduled flight to Salta. Arrival and reception at the airport. In the afternoon, enjoy a visit to the beautiful city of Salta including a must: the MAAM Museum (Archaeological Museum of High Mountain). Museum with a great archaeological asset because of the girls mummies found in the volcano Llullaillaco.
Today we will enjoy a full day excursion to Humahuaca´s Gorge visiting typical and colorful villages such as Purmamarca, Tilcara, Uquia and Humahuaca. In return we will stop at Maimará and San Salvador de Jujuy. Where we will shortly visit the main square, the Cathedral, the Town Hall, and the Government House. Return to Salta.
Departure from Salta around the Valles Calchaquies (Calchaqui Valleys) through hills and ravines. We will visit Cachi, Route 40, Quebrada de las Flechas (Arrow´s ravine) to finally arrive at Cafayate. Accommodation.
In the morning we will take a brief tour of the town including a visit to a winery. After lunch (not included) departure towards Salta visiting the Quebrada de Cafayate (Cafayate´s Gorge) with its strange rock formations. Arrival at Salta and transfer to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires. Reception and transfer to the hotel.
In due time transfer to the hotel to aboard your scheduled flight.
- Transfers on shared service with English assistance available. French,
German or Italian assistance are available for an additional rate.
- 3 lodging nights with breakfast at the selected hotel in Buenos Aires.
- 2 lodging nights with breakfast at the selected hotel in Puerto Madryn.
- 2 lodging nights with breakfast at the selected hotel in Ushuaia.
- 2 lodging nights with breakfast at the selected hotel in El Calafate.
- 2 lodging nights with breakfast at the selected hotel in Iguazu.
- 2 lodging nights with breakfast at the selected hotel in Salta.
- 1 lodging night with breakfast at the selected hotel in Cafayate.
- Excursions on shared service with English guide available. French, German
or Italian assistance are available for an additional rate.
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HOTELS USED OR SIMILAR:
First Superior Hotels:
Americas Towers Hotel – Buenos Aires
Hotel Peninsula Valdes – Puerto Madryn
Los Acebos – Ushuaia
Imago Hotel & Spa – El Calafate
Design Suites – Salta
Viñas de Cafayate Wine Resort – Cafayate
Amerian Portal del Iguazú – Puerto Iguazú
Tourist Superior Hotels:
Hotel de las Americas – Buenos Aires
Las Terrazas Hotel Boutique – Tilcara
Los Sauces Casas Patagonicas – El Calafate
Hotel Sol Cataratas – Puerto Iguazú
Hotel del Virrey – Salta
El Cortijo Hotel Boutique – Cachi