Argentina in a Nutshell - 9 Days
Day 1: Buenos Aires – Tango Show and Dinner
Arrive at Ezeiza International Airport and transfer to your hotel. Later, in the evening proceed at El Querandi followed by a Tango Show & Dinner. Return back to hotel and overnight.
Day 2: Buenos Aires – City Tour
After breakfast enjoy a 3 hour City Tour. Starting with the city centre where the most attractive places are located like the Av. 9 de Julio, Colón Theatre and the Obelisk, continue to Plaza de Mayo passing through San Telmo, La Boca and Caminito. Continue to Puerto Madero the port area. Visit Palermo, with its parks and buildings and Recoleta. Overnight.
Day 3: Buenos Aires – Iguazu – Brazilian Side of Iguazu Falls
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport and fly to Iguassu. Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Today you will have a tour visiting the Brazilian side of the falls. Visiting the falls from the Brazilian side, it will give you a completely different perspective of the side of this amazing falls, as you will have the panoramic view of the entire falls. Overnight.
Day 4: Iguassu – Argentinean Side of Iguazu Falls
Breakfast. Today you will be picked up from your hotel and embark on a full day guided tour walking along the many tracks on the side of the river and viewing the falls from platforms that bring you extremely close to the water. The iguazu River flows east west for 080 miles and then drops suddenly and a violently into a 262 foot abyss at the falls. Set amidst the jungle, a visit to these falls will be an unforgettable experience. The Devils Throat excursion to go walking through footbridges for about 1200 meters which allow the visitor to enjoy the view of the most important part of the falls. The return is by train. Overnight.
Day 5: Iguassu - El Calafate
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to fly to El Calafate. Arrival and transfer to your hotel. This small village on the south coast of Lake Argentino was named after a typical thorny bush of southern Patagonia which blooms in the spring with yellow flowers and in summer with purple fruits. Eat this fruit and you will return to Patagonia! Overnight.
Day 6: El Calafate – Full Day Perito Moreno Glacier
Breakfast. Depart for Los Glaciares National Park 90 km away. The spectacular Perito Moreno Glacier is about 30,000 years old and is one of 48 glaciers fed by the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. Its surface is 192sqkm, the front wall is 5km wide and some of its peaks are 80m high. You may hear the tremendous noise of huge pieces of ice cracking from the glacier and fall into the lake. During the tour a walk along the paths on the front of the glacier allow a view of this impressive natural marvel from a different perspective. Return back to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight.
Day 7: El Calafate – Ushuaia
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport to fly to Ushuaia. Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight.
Day 8: Ushuaia - Tierra del Fuego National Park Tour - Beagle Channel Navigation
After breakfast enjoy a half day Tierra del Fuego National Park Tour including the Train of the End of the World Ride. See Lapataia Bay - the highlight of the tour, along with Laguna Verde and Lago Roca.
Board the train to experience the same journey that prisoners were forced to make decades ago. After a brief stop at the Macarena Waterfall, arrive at the National Park. See the flora and fauna and not to miss the Museum of the End of the World.
In the afternoon, transfer to the tourist port to board a catamaran and sail the waters of the Beagle Channel which unites the Atlantic and the Pacific Oceans. The tour circles Bridges and Archipielago Islands, Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse and rocks where sea mammals and birds find shelter. Return to Ushaia. Overnight.
Day 9: Ushuaia – Buenos Aires
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to fly to Buenos Aires.