From ice to the falls
The ideal itinerary for those wanting to be more active
An itinerary that is designed for those that are looking to take in many of Argentina's best sights, but who also want to remain fairly active on their trip. Featuring a collection of contemporary hotels in great locations, this gives a superb overview of what Argentina is about. Raw natural beauty, outstanding culture, food and wine, and vast distances! This is probably one of our favourite itineraries in the price range and really does offer great value for money.
London to Buenos Aires
Fly overnight from London Heathrow to Buenos Aires on British Airways departing 2155 arriving 0735 the following morning.
Met on arrival and transferred to the Nuss Hotel to stay for 3 nights on a B&B basis. Located in the Palermo district of the city, you are right in the heart of the most vibrant area, with plenty of interesting shops, small squares and coffee houses. In such a vibrant and exciting city there are plenty of activities to occupy your time such as a Tango show or looking at the many interesting buildings dotted around the city. - includes a 4 hour city tour on day 3.
Met and transferred to the airport for the flight across to El Calafate. Met on arrival and transferred to the Design Suites to stay for 3 nights on a B&B basis. Using this funky hotel, with views out to the Lago Argentina, as a base, you will spend the next 3 days viewing the famous Perito Moreno Glacier, and the Los Glaciares National Park. This windswept and barren region typifies the Patagonian Steppe and is, in its own way, jaw-droppingly beautiful. - includes a private excursion to the Perito Moreno
Met and transferred across to El Chalten approximately 2 hours to the north of El Calafate. Where El Calafate is famous for the glacier flows and the stunning grasslands, El Chalten is a destination for those looking to see the famous and awe-inspiring Mount Fitz Roy. Comparable with the infamous Torres del Paine in Chile, this stunning series of pinnacles are an activity hotspot, with superb walking, climbing and rafting activities to be done, all with the mount as a backdrop.
Mendoza and the winelands
Transferred in the morning back to the airport in time for the flight up to Mendoza, the centre of the Argentine wine growing district. Met on arrival and transferred to the superb Club Tapiz to stay for 3 nights on a B&B basis. Using the hotel as your base you will have the time to take in some of the food and wine of this great region. the hotel itself is a fantastic option as it is set right in its own vines, with a superb restaurant and swimming pool…you need not leave!
The Iguazu Falls
Transferred to the airport for the flight via Buenos Aires to Iguazu. Met on arrival and transferred to the Loi Suites to stay for 2 nights on a B&B basis. Set in virgin rainforest, the Loi Suites are definitely the pick of the hotels in the region, and is ideal for exploring this superb location. - includes a full day at the Argentine side of the falls
Transferred in the morning back to the airport for the short flight back to Buenos Aires. Met and transferred to the Nuss Hotel to stay for the night on a B&B basis. You will have the afternoon to relax in the hotel, catch up on any last minute shopping or eat that last steak before your flights home the following day!
Buenos Aires to London
Met and transferred to the International Airport in time for the 1325 British Airways flight back to London Heathrow arriving 0640 the following morning.
Please note the cost of this itinerary does not include international flights and is on a B&B basis, unless otherwise indicated.