21 days in Bolivia, Brazil & Buenos Aires Itinerary

21 days in Bolivia, Brazil & Buenos Aires Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
Train + Fly:  21 h 45 min
1
La Paz, Bolivia
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3 h 45 min
2
Uyuni, Bolivia
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Shuttle:  11 h 30 min
3
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 3 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  5 h 15 min
4
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Armacao dos Buzios, Brazil
— 3 nights
+2
Shuttle + Fly + Train:  18 h
End: London, United Kingdom

2
nights
La Paz, Bolivia

La Paz ©
Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring the striking scenery along WMDR Yungas Road. Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, enjoy some diversion at Urban Rush Bolivia, make a trip to Mi Teleferico, and explore the striking landscape at Valley of the Moon.

For maps and other tourist information, use the La Paz route builder.

London, UK to La Paz is an approximately 21.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from London to La Paz. When traveling from London in February, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in La Paz: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Uyuni.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors Scenic Drive Tours
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WMDR Yungas Road ©
WMDR Yungas Road
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Mercado de Las Brujas ©
Mercado de Las Brujas

2
nights
Uyuni, Bolivia

Uyuni ©
Emptiness surrounds the desert outpost of Uyuni, the gateway to the world's largest salt flats.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): head off the coast to Isla Incahuasi and then explore the striking landscape at Salar de Uyuni. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get impressive views of Tunupa Volcano.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Uyuni road trip planning website.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from La Paz to Uyuni in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from La Paz in February, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Uyuni: temperatures range from 13°C by day to 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Uyuni

Nature Parks
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Salar de Uyuni ©
Salar de Uyuni
Isla Incahuasi ©
Isla Incahuasi
Tunupa Volcano ©
Tunupa Volcano

3
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.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero, admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, appreciate the extensive heritage of La Boca, and admire the architecture and history at Plaza de Mayo.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Buenos Aires attractions app.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle from Uyuni to Buenos Aires in 12 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Bolivia Time to Argentina Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Uyuni in February, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Buenos Aires: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Foz do Iguacu is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja Batista de Tres Lagoas, enjoy some diversion at Wake Iguassu Cable Park, and admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Foz do Iguacu attractions planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Buenos Aires to Foz do Iguacu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Buenos Aires in March, expect nights in Foz do Iguacu to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

4
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a ride on Sugarloaf Mountain, get outside with Leblon Beach, kick back and relax at Praia de Ipanema, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Tijuca.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro trip planner.

Getting from Foz do Iguacu to Rio de Janeiro by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in March, Rio de Janeiro is a bit warmer at night with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Armacao dos Buzios.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach

3
nights
Armacao dos Buzios, Brazil

Armacao dos Buzios ©
Perched on the tip of a peninsula about 175 km (109 mi) east of Rio de Janeiro, the coastal town of Armacao dos Buzios attracts visitors looking to enjoy a beachside getaway without the crowds and chaos of the big city.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Armacao dos Buzios: Arraial do Cabo (Mirante do Pontal do Atalaia & Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Rua das Pedras, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, kick back and relax at Joao Fernandes Beach, and browse the exhibits of Mosaicos Portella.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Armacao dos Buzios trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Armacao dos Buzios in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Armacao dos Buzios can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Armacao dos Buzios

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Arraial do Cabo
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Highlights from your plan
Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia ©
Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia
Rua das Pedras ©
Rua das Pedras
Orla Bardot Boardwalk ©
Orla Bardot Boardwalk

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