Enjoy 8 days in one of South America’s most beautiful regions. You’ll experience the incredible Iguazu Falls, fall in love with the vibrant city of Buenos Aires, and stand next to an 80m tall glacier!
Day 1 – Tour of Argentina: Buenos Aires
Once known as the “Paris of South America,” Buenos Aires boasts a charming combination of European and Latin American cultures and styles.
A private shuttle will meet you at the airport and bring you to your hotel. After you arrive, a destination host will meet you and provide you with all the printed documentation you will need for the trip. This host will serve as your local contact while you’re traveling, prepared to answer all of your questions, make suggestions, and connect with whatever you need!
Day 2 – Tour of Argentina: Buenos Aires City Tour & Tango Show
The morning begins with pick up at your hotel to begin a city tour of Buenos Aires. You will hit the top destinations, including the historical and political City Center, the cobbled streets of San Telmo, the colorful buildings of La Boca, and the chic neighborhood of Recoleta.
In the evening, you will get a ride from your hotel to a dinner and tango show, where you’ll get to see the country’s famous dance style, while enjoying its famous malbec!
Day 3 – Tour of Argentina: El Calafate
Welcome to Patagonia! On Day 3, you will fly to El Calafate, a city in the Patagonian steppe, right on the border of Argentina’s biggest lake, Lago Argentino. After drop off at your hotel , you will have the rest of the day to explore the town, or hike Laguna Nimez to witness an amazing Patagonian sunset.
Day 4 – Tour of Argentina: Perito Moreno Glacier
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up for a full day trip to Perito Moreno Glacier, one of the largest glaciers in the world, and one of the only large glaciers that is advancing instead of retreating (i.e. growing instead of shrinking). The surrounding Los Glaciares National Park has been a UNESCO site since 1981. Along with your guide, you will first enjoy views of the glacier from nearby viewing platforms, then take a boat up to the 80 meter (262 feet) high ice walls.
(Note that you can also walk on the glacier for an extra cost, if you are interested, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!)
At the end of the day, you will head to the airport in El Calafate for a flight to Iguazu. A driver will meet you at the airport and bring you to the hotel.
Day 6 – Tour of Argentina: Iguazu National Park: Argentine Side
After breakfast, you will depart on a full day tour to the Argentine side of the Iguazu Falls. Here you will enjoy extraordinary views of this section of the Iguazu River. Your guide will show you all the hidden gems of the park and venture off the beaten path to show you the best views. This immense 210 square mile reserve provides visitors with a multitude of views of the falls. You will finish the tour with a beautiful ecological train ride. After the tour, you will return to your hotel in the late afternoon.
(Note: In the park there are different tours you can take for an additional cost. Some popular ones include, “Gran Aventura” and “Aventura Nautica”, in which the Iguazu boat trip takes you right up to the base of the falls. This trip is highly recommended if you want to experience the true power of Iguazu Falls. (There is a 100% chance that you will get wet… Don’t forget to take some extra clothes with you!)
Day 7 – Tour of Argentina: Iguazu National Park: Brazilian Side
After breakfast, you will visit the Brazilian side of the Iguazu Falls. Here you will enjoy expansive panoramic views of the falls. In the afternoon, you will be driven to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires. Once you arrive in Buenos Aires, you will take a private transfer to your hotel.
(Note: Brazil requires that most tourists have a visa to visit the Brazilian side of Iguazu Falls. Please check with the Brazilian Consulate to make sure that you have the correct visa before traveling or you will not be permitted to enter Brazil. US citizens, Canadians & Australians (and other nationalities) need a visa to visit the Brazilian side of Iguazu Falls)
Day 8 – Tour of Argentina: Buenos Aires
The last day of trip is intended for relaxation and leisure. You can explore the cobbled tree lined streets of Palermo Soho in search of a one of a kind Porteño fashion piece, sit in a cafe and enjoy a glass of malbec (famous wine of Argentina ), sip on some yerba out of your newly purchased mate gourd, or people watch in one of the many parks that makes up the Palermo Bosques. Later on, you will have be driven to the international airport for your flight back home.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.