Argentina Vacation Package – Highlights – Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls and Patagonia (8N)

Travel to Argentina and experience its highlights with this 9 Day / 8 Night Travel Vacation Package and Tour that includes Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Puerto Madryn, Ushuaia and El Calafate.

Visit Argentina – Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Puerto Madryn, Ushuaia and El Calafate

With this incredible package you will visit the highlights of Argentina. This package includes accommodations, Buenos Aires City tour, visit to Iguazu Falls, Full Day Tour to Peninsula Valdes, Catamaran ride through the Beagle Channel, visit to Ushuaia and Tierra del Fuego National Park and Los Glaciares National Park, transportation and Much More.

Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, is a fantastic place to stay as it combines the European way of thinking with South America energetic life-style. It offers impressive museums and many architectural sites, long boulevards, and gorgeous plazas.

The fabulous Iguazu Falls formed by the unification of the Iguazú and Parana rivers consist of 275 different falls that stretch five kilometers along the Argentina – Brazil border. The highest and most famous fall, the “Garganta do Diabolo” (Devils Throat), reaches a height of 64 meters ( 200 feet ), while the others reach a height of about 30 to 40 meters ( 100 feet ). The falls can be visited from the Argentinean and Brazilian side.

There are several natural reserves with various species of marine fauna along the Patagonian coast, but none of them offer such a spectacular concentration of wildlife as the Peninsula Valdés. This peninsula located 1,400 km south of Buenos Aires, and it projects into the sea forming two gulfs of sheltered waters. The area is a meeting point for the southern right whales, which arrive here to complete their breeding cycle between May and December. In the northern part of the Peninsula the worlds most important southern sea elephant continental breeding colony can be found.

Located on the shores of the Beagle Channel, Ushuaia is the southernmost city in the world. There you can visit its Worlds End and Maritime museums – an old prison – and enjoy its natural surroundings.

Tierra del Fuego National Park is inhabited by diverse flora and fauna species. The park is home to red foxes, guanacos, beavers, and condors.

Los Glaciares National Park covers a distance of about 600,000 hectares with 47 glaciers, such as the Marconi, the Viedma, the Moyano, the Upsala, the Agassiz, the Bolado, the Onelli, the Peineta, the Spegazzini, the Mayo, the Ameghino, the Moreno and the Frías, all of them draining into the Atlantic. The National Park has a breathtaking landscape of impressive glaciers descending from the continental ice field. Thirteen glaciers on the Atlantic side break into huge ice towers which plunge into the waters of lakes Viedma and Argentino.

Argentina Highlights – Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls and Patagonia Package (8N) includes

Hotels in Argentina:

  • 2 nights accommodation at Alvear Palace Hotel in Buenos Aires,
  • 1 night at Sheraton International Iguazu Hotel in Iguazu Falls,
  • 2 nights at Bahia Nueva Hotel in Puerto Madryn,
  • 1 night at Las Hayas Resort Hotel in Ushuaia and
  • 2 nights at the Calafate Parque Hotel in El Calafate,
  • all with daily breakfast.

Tours in Buenos Aires – Argentina:

  • Half Day City Tour visiting the Plaza de Mayo, the Government House, the Cathedral, Columbus Square, the famous Colon Theatre Opera House and other hot spots.

Tours in Iguazu Falls – Argentina:

  • Iguazu Falls Circuit, an unforgettable experience visiting the Iguazú National Park , and the Devils Throat, the biggest fall with such a big flow of water that you will be overcome by the grandeur of the scenery.
  • Tours in Puerto Madryn:
  • Full day tour to Peninsula Valdés, continental habitat of the sea elephant.
  • Visit to sea lion colony in Punta Piramide where you can also see sea lion rockery.

Tours in Ushuaia – Argentina:

  • Half Day Tour to Tierra del Fuego National Park , the southernmost park in Argentina , visiting its forests and fauna while driving along National Route 3 to get to Lapataia Bay .
  • 2 hour and a half catamaran tour sailing in the Beagle Channel in which you will see Sea Lions and Birds Islands as well as Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse.

Tours in El Calafate – Argentina:

  • Full Day Tour visiting Los Glaciares National Park and the spectacular Perito Moreno Glacier.

Observations

  • Transportation: Transfers from/to airport and tours in air-conditioned vehicles with local English speaking expert guide according itinerary.
  • Adventure: This is an easy paced trip perfect for anyone.
  • Group Size: Any group size.
  • Staff: Local professional bilingual guides will help you during the tours and transfers.

Day by Day Vacation Package Itinerary

This is a Sample Vacation Package that we have created for customers in the past.

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Day 1 – San Miguel de Tucuman
Departure Flight to San Miguel de Tucuman. Arrival, reception, and transfer to the Hotel Grand Hotel de Tucuman.

Day 2 – Quilmes
City tour including Villa Nougues and Cerro San Javier, the most important historic monuments of the city. Travelling from Tucuman along the mountain road through a jungle, the Sosa Gorges opens into Tafi del Valle in the heart of the Aconquija Range at an altitude of 2000 mts. From Tafi, a dusty gravel road winds up to the watershed at El Infiernillo at 3000 mts. above sea level and then drops down to Amaicha del Valle (Local tradition says that the sun shines 360 days a year). Afterwards, we will see the impressive fortified city of Quilmes, located on a natural formation carefully choosen by its builders (the Quilmes Tribe). Transfer to Quilmes. Overnight at El Parador de Quilmes.

Day 3 – Molinos
Early departure to Cafayate and its wine cellars. Here we will see production of the Torrontes, a typical argentinian white fruity wine and enjoy a winetasting. We will continue to Molinos, a small town with one of the prettiest chapels in the valley that lies along the marvelous landscape of Quebrada de las Flechas. Transfer to Molinos. Overnight at El Hostal de Molinos.

Day 4 – Salta
We will depart to Salta by crossing the Recta del Tin-Tin and passing by Cachi (little town al 2200 mts.) and Piedra del Molino(3600 mts.). We will also be crossing through Los Cardones National Park. We will then continue by the Cuesta del Obispo and arrive in Salta. Transfer to Salta. Overnight at Hotel Salta.

Day 5 – Salta
Full day tour to the Humahuaca Gorge visiting all the little towns in the valley, such as Purmamarca with the beautiful Seven Colors Mountain, Tilcara with the incredible Pucará (Indians Fort) , and Uquia church and Humahuaca with streets of irresistible charm. On the way back, we will visit San Salvador de Jujuy and return to Salta by the “Camino de Cornisa” where we will see subtropical vegetation. Return to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel Salta.

Day 6 – Salta
Full day of leisure to do whatever you may choose. Overnight at Hotel Salta.

Day 7 – Salta
A morning of leisure with an afternoon city tour of Salta and its surroundings followed by a return to the hotel. Transfer to the airport for flight departure to Buenos Aires.

Alvear Palace Hotel – Buenos Aires – Argentina
Located in the heart of La Recoleta, surrounded by excellent restaurants, shops, and antique stores, and only five minutes from the financial district, the Alvear Palace Hotel offers traditional hospitality combined with the most up-to-date facilities. Built in 1932 and totally renovated, the Alvear Palace Hotel is one of the most elegant hotels in Buenos Aires. Decorated in Louis XVI and Empire styles, each guest accommodation features personal butler service, fresh fruit basket and flowers, Hermès de Paris toiletries, intelligent touch-screen telephones, cellular telephones, computer and fax upon request, and cable television. Nonsmoking rooms are available. Computer rental available. Specially designed, every room and suite combines European elegance with the most advanced technology. The Hotel features:• Banquet and meeting rooms for 10 to 1,500 people • Multi-lingual staff • Fully equipped business center, and theater desk. Finest shops in walking distance: Escada, Cartier Hermes of Paris, Fendi, Polo Ralph Lauren, Ermenegildo Zegna. •Alvear Luxury Shopping: Staying at the Alvear guests have special discounts/benefits at important shops and boutiques. •4 blocks from “Patio Bullrich Shopping”, 5 minutes from “Galerias Pacifico Shopping Mall”. •Best value shopping: Leather clothing, handbags and shoes, wool, semi-precious stones, silver objects and antiques. Personal shopper available at a charge. Advance booking requested. Recreation and Health: Alvear health club with indoor swimming pool, sauna, exercise equipment, individual gym classes, and massages. Dinning: LOrangerie, for generous buffet meals and tea service. Lobby Bar with live piano music. La Bourgogne, Relais Gourmand for unique French dining. The Alvear Palace Hotel is a member of The leading Hotels of the World ®

Sheraton International Iguazu Hotel – Iguazu Falls – Argentina
The Sheraton Hotel Iguassu Falls is located on the Argentinean side of the falls, within walking distance of the falls and facing the Devil’s Gorge. This is the only hotel that faces the falls and has amazing views. This hotel is a three-story resort with a spectacular view of the magnificent Iguassu Falls. The hotel features 176 guest rooms and 4 suites, all complete with private balcony, cable television, minibar and in-room movies.

Bahia Nueva Hotel – Puerto Madryn – Argentina
The Bahia Nueva Hotel offers you a high standard of hospitality in a friendly and pleasant atmosphere so that your stay in Puerto Madryn is part of the pleasure of traveling. The rooms are tastefully arranged to offer you the highest comfort and a warm atmosphere in their different versions: single, double, etc.

Las Hayas Resort Hotel – Ushuaia – Argentina
It is located in a natural forest of beeches (hayas) of 5 hectares, below the glacier Le Martial, 2.5 km . away from Ushuaia, the southernmost city in the world, capital of the province of Tierra del Fuego . Its rooms are all different but width a common style: refined and sober, all of them with external views and width some of its walls covered with 100% cotton Waverly fabrics matching with the décor of the rest of the room.

Calafate Parque Hotel – El Calafate – Argentina
Calafate Parque Hotel offers personalized services for its guests. This Hotel is prepared to receive their clients with restaurant, bar, Internet, whirlpool, sauna, laundry service and room service. Its comfortable rooms are well equipped with minibar, safe box, Cable TV and private bathroom.