30 days in Central Argentina Itinerary

30 days in Central Argentina Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rosario
Drive:  2 h 45 min
1
Lujan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Tigre
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
La Plata
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Tandil
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Villa Gesell
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Mar del Plata
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
7
Cordoba
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
Capilla del Monte
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
9
Villa General Belgrano
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
End: Rosario

2
nights
Lujan

Lujan ©
The small riverfront town of Lujan is best known for its main attraction, the imposing Gothic-style church dedicated to the patron saint of Argentina, Our Lady of Lujan.
Get out of town with these interesting Lujan side-trips: LoDe Jime (in Mercedes) and San Antonio de Areco (Museo Draghi, Museo Gauchesco y Parque Criollo Ricardo Guiraldes, &more). And it doesn't end there: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ZOO Lujan, have some family-friendly fun at Vuela, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Lujan.

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Rosario to Lujan is an approximately 3- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from Rosario in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Lujan: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Tigre.

Things to do in Lujan

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

San Antonio de Areco, LoDe Jime, Vuela
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Vuela ©
Vuela
ZOO Lujan ©
ZOO Lujan
Basilica de Lujan ©
Basilica de Lujan

3
nights
Tigre

Tigre ©
Teeming with weekend visitors and day-trippers from the national capital, Tigre and its lush nature offer a range of opportunities for exploring the great outdoors.
Change things up with a short trip to Temaiken Biopark in Belen de Escobar (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Parque de la Costa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Isidro, make a trip to China Town, and contemplate the waterfront views at Delta El Tigre.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tigre tour itinerary maker website.

Getting from Lujan to Tigre by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lujan in April: highs in Tigre hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to La Plata.

Things to do in Tigre

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

San Isidro, San Fernando, Temaiken Biopark, La Boutique Del Libro
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Delta El Tigre ©
Delta El Tigre
Temaiken Biopark ©
Temaiken Biopark
Parque de la Costa ©
Parque de la Costa

3
nights
La Plata

La Plata ©
In many ways a mini version of the national capital, attractive La Plata features a laid-back charm all its own thanks to its innovative layout.
Get out of town with these interesting La Plata side-trips: Iglesia Santuario Nuevo Schoensttat (in Florencio Varela) and Cerveceria y Malteria Quilmes (in Quilmes). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de la Plata, get a sense of history and politics at Palacio Municipal, step into the grandiose world of Palacio Piria, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Moreno.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our La Plata travel planner.

Traveling by car from Tigre to La Plata takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In April in La Plata, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tandil.

Things to do in La Plata

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Palacio Piria, Iglesia Santuario Nuevo Schoensttat, Cerveceria y Malteria Quilmes
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Catedral de la Plata ©
Catedral de la Plata
Museo de La Plata ©
Museo de La Plata
Republica de los Ninos ©
Republica de los Ninos

4
nights
Tandil

Tandil ©
Nestled in the foothills of the nearby mountain range, the town of Tandil offers a solid combination of big-city energy and small-town tranquility.
Take a break from Tandil with a short trip to Monasterio Trapense in Azul, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Lago y Dique del Fuerte, get to know the fascinating history of Cerro El Centinela, pause for some photo ops at Cristo de las Sierras, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Parroquia Santisimo Sacramento.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Tandil trip builder.

Traveling by car from La Plata to Tandil takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from La Plata in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Tandil, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Villa Gesell.

Things to do in Tandil

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Monasterio Trapense
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Cerro El Centinela ©
Cerro El Centinela
Lago y Dique del Fuerte ©
Lago y Dique del Fuerte
Monte Calvario ©
Monte Calvario

3
nights
Villa Gesell

Villa Gesell ©
A pleasant coastal town with an interesting history, Villa Gesell was established by Carlos Idaho Gesell, son of German economist Silvio Gesell.
Step out of Villa Gesell with an excursion to Playa De Pinamar in Pinamar--about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Valeria del Mar Beach, examine the collection at La Casa de Carlos Gesell, pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia Inmaculada Concepcion, and delve into the lush surroundings at Reserva Natural.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Villa Gesell travel route tool.

Getting from Tandil to Villa Gesell by car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Mar del Plata.

Things to do in Villa Gesell

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Reserva Natural, Playa De Pinamar, Valeria del Mar Beach
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Valeria del Mar Beach ©
Valeria del Mar Beach
Playa De Pinamar ©
Playa De Pinamar
Paseo De Los Artesanos ©
Paseo De Los Artesanos

4
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.
Mar del Plata is known for historic sites, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Puerto de Mar del Plata, kick back and relax at Punta Mogotes, steep yourself in history at Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Varese.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Mar del Plata holiday planning website.

You can drive from Villa Gesell to Mar del Plata in 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Cordoba.

Things to do in Mar del Plata

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Playa Varese ©
Playa Varese
Puerto de Mar del Plata
Puerto de Mar del Plata
Torre Tanque ©
Torre Tanque

4
nights
Cordoba

Cordoba ©
History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
Get out of town with these interesting Cordoba side-trips: Museo Del Che Guevara (in Alta Gracia) and Villa Carlos Paz (Camino de las Las 100 Curvas & El Dique San Roque Y El Embudo). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Los Capuchinos, take an in-depth tour of Museo Historico Provincial Marques de Sobre Monte, and take in the exciting artwork at Paseo de las Artes.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cordoba trip maker.

You can fly from Mar del Plata to Cordoba in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Mar del Plata, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Cordoba, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Capilla del Monte.

Things to do in Cordoba

Museums Historic Sites Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Villa Carlos Paz, Museo Del Che Guevara
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Museo Historico UNC  Manzana Jesuitica ©
Museo Historico UNC Manzana Jesuitica
Paseo del Buen Pastor ©
Paseo del Buen Pastor
Iglesia de Los Capuchinos ©
Iglesia de Los Capuchinos

3
nights
Capilla del Monte

Capilla del Monte ©
Capilla del Monte sits in the northern part of the Punilla Valley at an elevation of 980 m (3,215 ft) above sea level.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Capilla del Monte: Museo Que Duo! (in Tanti) and La Falda (Eden Hotel & Cerro La Banderita). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Los Terrones, take in the awesome beauty at Cuchi Corral, pick up some local products at Capilla del Monte, and take in the exciting artwork at Matias Mischung. Esculturas.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Capilla del Monte trip builder website.

You can drive from Cordoba to Capilla del Monte in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Capilla del Monte can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Villa General Belgrano.

Things to do in Capilla del Monte

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

La Cumbre, La Falda, Museo Que Duo!, Museo de la Chatarra
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Los Terrones ©
Los Terrones
Eden Hotel ©
Eden Hotel
Cuchi Corral ©
Cuchi Corral

3
nights
Villa General Belgrano

Villa General Belgrano ©
Famed for its Bavarian architecture, Villa General Belgrano remains a small mountain village with a distinctly German flavor.
Change things up with these side-trips from Villa General Belgrano: La Cumbrecita (Rio Subterraneo de la Cumbrecita, Cascada Grande, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Calamuchita Valley, head outdoors with Dique Los Molinos, see the interesting displays at Museo del Carruaje El Tacu, and learn about winemaking at Familia Furfaro.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Villa General Belgrano online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Capilla del Monte to Villa General Belgrano takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Villa General Belgrano

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

La Cumbrecita, Museo del Carruaje El Tacu, Dique Los Molinos, Camino de las Altas Sierras
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Calamuchita Valley ©
Calamuchita Valley
Cascada Grande ©
Cascada Grande
Rio Subterraneo de la Cumbrecita ©
Rio Subterraneo de la Cumbrecita