10 days in Buenos Aires & Mar del Plata Itinerary

10 days in Buenos Aires & Mar del Plata Itinerary

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Buenos Aires
— 4 nights
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Mar del Plata
— 5 nights

4
nights
Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires ©
Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Let the collections at Museo Nacional De Arte Decorativo and Museo Del Bicentenario capture your imagination. Visit Cemiterio de Recoleta and Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento for their historical value. Explore Buenos Aires' surroundings by going to Norcenter (in Vicente Lopez) and San Isidro (Catedral de San Isidro & Villa Ocampo). The adventure continues: take in the history at Plaza de Mayo, take a stroll through Puerto Madero, pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia Nuestra Senora de las Victorias, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes.

To find ratings and more tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires driving holiday planning website.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Buenos Aires is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Mar del Plata.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

San Isidro, Norcenter
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Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento ©
Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Catedral de San Isidro ©
Catedral de San Isidro

5
nights
Mar del Plata

Mar del Plata ©
Drenched in sunshine and fringed by wide expanses of sandy coastline, Mar del Plata stands out as one of Argentina's most popular vacation resorts.
Gruta de Lourdes and Mar del Plata Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Visit Valeria del Mar Beach and Balneario Medanos for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mar del Plata: Miramar (La peatonal, Bosque del Vivero, &more), Lavanda Tienda de Arte Mar Azul (in Mar Azul) and Balcarce (Juan Manuel Fangio Museum & Museo Histórico). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Municipal de Arte Juan C.Castagnino, admire the masterpieces at Museo MAR, get engrossed in the history at Museo Archivo Historico Municipal, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Stella Maris.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Mar del Plata online travel planner.

Fly from Buenos Aires to Mar del Plata in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Buenos Aires in January, expect little chillier with lows of 16°C in Mar del Plata. On the 8th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mar del Plata

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Miramar, Villa Gesell, Balcarce, Valeria del Mar Beach
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Juan Manuel Fangio Museum ©
Juan Manuel Fangio Museum
Valeria del Mar Beach ©
Valeria del Mar Beach
Mar del Plata Cathedral ©
Mar del Plata Cathedral

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