12 days in Buenos Aires, Salta & Montevideo Itinerary

12 days in Buenos Aires, Salta & Montevideo Itinerary

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 5 nights
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Salta, Argentina
— 3 nights
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Montevideo, Uruguay
— 3 nights

5
nights
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mercado de San Telmo. Take a break from the city and head to Las Costanera Publica and Delta Terra Natural Reserve. Explore hidden gems such as Lagos de Palermo and Plaza Moreno. Get out of town with these interesting Buenos Aires side-trips: Reserva Natural Urbana (in Castelar) and Parque Nacional Ciervo de los Pantanos (in Campana). There's still lots to do: have fun and explore at Fundacion Proa, have fun at Racing Club, admire the striking features of El Ateneo Grand Splendid, and take a stroll through Puerto Madero.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Buenos Aires tour itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Chile, the closest major aiports are Jorge Newbery Airpark and Ministro Pistarini International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in March, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Salta.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Las Costanera Publica, Reserva Natural Urbana, Delta Terra Natural Reserve, Parque Nacional Ciervo de los Pantanos, Plaza Moreno
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Las Costanera Publica ©
Las Costanera Publica
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Plaza Moreno ©
Plaza Moreno

3
nights
Salta, Argentina

Salta ©
Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Polygon A Ecological Reserve, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then make a trip to Plaza 9 de Julio, and finally make a trip to Iglesia Nuestra Senora de La Candelaria de La Vina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Quebrada de San Lorenzo, look for all kinds of wild species at Reserva del Huaico, and then explore the world behind art at Museo Pajcha Arte Etnico.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Salta trip planner.

You can fly from Buenos Aires to Salta in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Buenos Aires in March, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Salta. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Montevideo.

Things to do in Salta

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

San Lorenzo, Horseback Riding Tours
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Reserva del Huaico ©
Reserva del Huaico
Quebrada de San Lorenzo ©
Quebrada de San Lorenzo
Horseback Riding Tours

3
nights
Montevideo, Uruguay

Montevideo ©
With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
On the next day, don't miss a visit to Artigas Mausoleum, kick back and relax at Cuchilla alta, then do a tasting at Pizzorno Family Estates, and finally admire the majestic nature at El Rosedal.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Montevideo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Salta to Montevideo takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Montevideo sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 2nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Montevideo

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Canelones, Playa Solanas, Playa Costa Azul Canelones
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Playa Costa Azul Canelones ©
Playa Costa Azul Canelones
El Rosedal ©
El Rosedal
El Prado ©
El Prado

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