Argentina Highlights - 9 Days
Validity: Till 31st October, 2020
Day 1: Buenos Aires
Upon arrival at EZEIZA International airport & after clearing the mandatory Argentina Immigration & Customs procedures you will be met by one of our professional English speaking guides & then by way of a private vehicle, transferred to your confirmed centrally located city hotel.
Day 2: Buenos Aires - Historic city sightseeing tour
Breakfast. Today we shall embark on a 3 hour regular Buenos Aires historic city sightseeing excursion. Take in all the major plazas: Plaza San Martin, Plaza 25 de Mayo, Plaza Congreso & Plaza San Martin; traverse the major boulevards & avenues: Av. Corrientes, Av. Cordoba, Av. 9 de Julio, Av. Callao & Av. Libertador; visit the historic districts of San Telmo, La Boca, Montserrat, Once, Recoleta, Puerto Madero & the elegant neighborhoods of Palermo & Belgrano. You’ll see the historic civic buildings, fountains & monuments for which this city is standout: pause in Plaza 25 de Mayo at the Presidential Palace - Casa Rosada, the reverence within Buenos Aires Cathedral, the famous Cabildo & the iconic Obelisco, all the while gaining a knowledge & education through the descriptions & in-depth commentary provided by your local expert bi-lingual English speaking guide.
At the conclusion of the morning’s historic sightseeing excursion you will be returned to a set arrival point. The afternoon is free of any pre-arranged activity, therefore giving you free reign & your own timetable for the remainder of the day. Overnight.
Day 3: Buenos Aires - Day at leisure & Evening of Tango
Breakfast & dinner. After breakfast if you want to shop or just browse, then we suggest the many boutiques that are on both sides of Avenida Santa Fe, or down Calle Florida a famous pedestrian shopping street & Galeria Pacifico in the central city.
Whatever you decide to do today, please be sure to be back at your hotel, dressed in smart casual attire in time to be picked up shortly before 7.00 pm for an evening of traditional charm & romance. Tango is the trademark dance & rhythm of Argentina & there is no better place to be exposed to this sensational pulse than at a dinner & tango show, with professional tango musicians, singers & the best of tango dance couples.
Dinner includes appetizers, various choices of a main course, deserts, then tea & coffee, should you wish. This is an evening that will captivate & live on with you as the essence of not only Tango, but Buenos Aires itself. Overnight.
Day 4: Buenos Aires - El Calafate
Breakfast. Check out from your hotel, you will be picked up & by private air-conditioned vehicle transferred to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Aeroparque airport to check in for a flight to El Calafatein the heartland of Southern Patagonia & gateway to the Los Glaciares National Park.
Upon arrival to El Calafate you will be met directly outside the baggage claim & in an air-conditioned private vehicle, transferred to the hotel of your choice.
Day 5: El Calafate - Majestic Perito Moreno Glacier sightseeing tour
Early morning Breakfast. Depart for your tour of the majestic Perito Moreno Glacier. Departing by road you will travel around Lake Argentino & Bahia Redonda. This region is home to a large variety of birds & in particular, black-necked swans, flamingos, wild ducks & coots. Upon arrival at Glacier Perito Moreno the immensity of this awesome river of ice is evident. Perito Moreno Glacier is born high in the Andes cordillera & as a massive river of frozen ice, creaks & groans as it is slowly pushing forward on the journey down a valley some 50 km to its terminal face which stands almost the equivalent of a building 24 stories high, above a lagoon that has been made by the ice melt. You will have ample time to leisurely wander the marked wooden deck walkways & the viewing platforms that offer the most stunning views of one of the most magnificent glaciers on the planet.
An `optional` short cruise on the lagoon is available, but not included in the excursion, so that would need to be paid for on the day you are here separately at the kiosk. At the conclusion of the day, the excursion will retrace its journey of this morning & return guests to their El Calafate hotels. Overnight.
Day 6: El Calafate - A day at your own pace
Breakfast. Today the day is at leisure. Ask us for optional tours that you may wish to book like the most spectacular Nautical excursions in this area called Glaciares Gourmet". You would have to pre-reserve this excursion. Or El Calafate Township offers a good range of things to do & the many artisan boutique have wonderful handcrafted locally produced products that typify this region of Southern Patagonia. Overnight.
Day 7: El Calafate – Iguazu Falls
Breakfast. Check out of your hotel and transfer to the El Calafate airport in a private air-conditioned vehicle, there to check in for a flight via Buenos Aires, to Iguazu Falls.
Upon arrival in Iguazu you will be met directly outside the baggage claim & by private air-conditioned vehicle transferred to the hotel.
Day 8: Iguazu Falls
Breakfast. After breakfast this morning you will be picked up & by way of a regular of coach you will be driven to the Iguazu National Park Headquarters entrance, to embark on full day regular excursion of the Argentinean side of our planets most majestic waterfalls, accompanied by an English speaking guide.
Iguazu Falls is made up of more than 270 cataracts, spread around three large half-moon shaped valleys. There are two basic circuits, an upper & a lower walking trail. Then also as an included part of your Iguazu experience, the ´People Mover` narrow gauge train gives guests access along a track of some 3.5km, to the steel walkway that goes out across the mezzanine level of the river to the point where physically Argentina & Brazil’s international border is defined by the thunderous ´Garganta del Diablo` – the Devil’s Throat. At the conclusion of your day’s activities here at Iguazu Falls, you will be returned to your hotel where the remainder of the evening is free of anything that has been pre-organized. Overnight.
Day 9: Iguazu Falls – Buenos Aires
Breakfast. Check out of the hotel and transfer to Iguazu airport for check in for your on-ward flight back home.
Validity: Till 31st October, 2020
Tour Price Per Person
||Twin / Double
||Child with Bed
|Los Suites Esmeralda – Buenos Aires /
Arami Hotel & Lodge – Iguazu /
Sierra Nevada – El Calafate
|Dazzler by Wyndham Maipu – Buenos Aires /
Raices Esturion – Iguazu /
Mirador del Lago – El Calafate
|Panamericano Buenos Aires /
Amerian Portal del Iguazu /
Xelena Hotel & Suites – El Calafate
- Accommodation at the hotel of your choice with daily breakfast.
- Lunch and dinners as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Sightseeing’s / tours mentioned as in the itinerary.
- City tour of Buenos Aires.
- Evening of Tango at Buenos Aires with dinner.
- Iguazu Falls National Park outdoor activity excursion.
- Majestic Perito Moreno Glacier sightseeing tour.
- Return airport transfers as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Return airfare.
- Airport taxes.
- Meals not specified above.
- Guaranteed early check in / late checkout charges.
- Tips and porterage.
- Personal expenses.
- Surcharges applicable if any.
- Anything not mentioned in the inclusions above.
- Booking will be subject to availability of space / rooms at the time of booking. You will be provided alternatives if units suggested are not available. You will be advised of any supplementary costs or reductions.
- Prices are subject to change with or without prior notice.
- Taxes as applicable.