32 days in Argentina & Punta del Este Itinerary

32 days in Argentina & Punta del Este Itinerary

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 8 nights
2
Colon, Argentina
— 3 nights
3
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— Few hours
4
Iguazu National Park, Argentina
— 4 nights
5
Ushuaia, Argentina
— 3 nights
6
El Calafate, Argentina
— 3 nights
7
Punta del Este, Uruguay
— 6 nights
8
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 2 nights

8
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.
Go for a jaunt from Buenos Aires to Tigre to see Museo de arte Tigre about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemiterio de Recoleta, get a sense of history and politics at Casa Rosada, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japones, and visit Puerto Madero.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Buenos Aires trip app.

Toronto, Canada to Buenos Aires is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Argentina Standard Time is 2 hours. In February, Buenos Aires is warmer than Toronto - with highs of °C and lows of °C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for Colon.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Museo de arte Tigre
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Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero
Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero

3
nights
Colon, Argentina

Colon ©
Sitting on the western bank of the Uruguay River, the city of Colon connects to the Uruguayan city of Paysandu by bridge.
Colon is known for nature, outdoors, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Termas Colon.

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You can drive from Buenos Aires to Colon in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Wed) before leaving for Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Colon

Outdoors
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Termas Colon ©
Termas Colon

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires
To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Buenos Aires route site.

You can drive from Colon to Buenos Aires in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 11th (Wed), you're off to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Nightlife Tours Outdoors
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4
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Iguazu National Park, Argentina

Iguazu National Park ©
Iguazu National Park contains 672 sq km (259 sq mi) of fertile subtropical forests, but its main attraction is the majestic Iguazu Falls.
Venture out of the city with trips to Wanda (Wanda Mines & Minas Tierra Colorada) and Lago Urugua-i (in Puerto Libertad). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls, identify plant and animal life at Salto Bernabe Mendez, and step off the mainland to explore Isla San Martin.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Iguazu National Park driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Iguazu National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Sun) before leaving for Ushuaia.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Wanda, Lago Urugua-i
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Isla San Martin ©
Isla San Martin
Salto San Martin ©
Salto San Martin

3
nights
Ushuaia, Argentina

Ushuaia ©
Often called the "End of the World" because of its position on the southernmost tip of South America, the expanding city of Ushuaia serves as both a busy commercial port and attractive tourist hub.
On the 15th (Sun), explore the activities along Bahia Lapataia. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Tierra del Fuego National Park and then stop by Chocolates Edelweiss.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ushuaia day trip planning tool.

Fly from Iguazu National Park to Ushuaia in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Iguazu National Park in March, things will get colder in Ushuaia: highs are around °C and lows about °C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Wed) before leaving for El Calafate.

Things to do in Ushuaia

Nature Parks Trails
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Tierra del Fuego National Park ©
Tierra del Fuego National Park
Glacier Martial ©
Glacier Martial
Chocolates Edelweiss ©
Chocolates Edelweiss

3
nights
El Calafate, Argentina

El Calafate ©
El Calafate tourism thrives mostly thanks to the city's proximity to a World Heritage-listed national park, famed for containing over 40 large glaciers.
Spend the 19th (Thu) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Los Glaciares. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Argentino, stop by Vellon Negro, and examine the collection at Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the El Calafate travel route builder tool.

You can fly from Ushuaia to El Calafate in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in El Calafate when traveling from Ushuaia in March, with lows around °C. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Punta del Este.

Things to do in El Calafate

Nature Parks Museums
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Parque Nacional Los Glaciares ©
Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Lago Argentino
Lago Argentino
Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico ©
Glaciarium Museo del Hielo Patagónico

6
nights
Punta del Este, Uruguay

Punta del Este ©
With plenty of modern casinos, well-developed beaches, chic restaurants, and upscale hotels, Punta del Este vacations draw visitors from Argentina, Brazil, and beyond.
Step out of Punta del Este to go to Punta Ballena and see Playa Punta Ballena, which is approximately 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museo – Taller de Casapueblo, try to win big at Conrad Casino, take in the views from Puente Leonel Viera, and don't miss a visit to The Fingers of Punta del Este.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Punta del Este online itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from El Calafate to Punta del Este takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from El Calafate in March, with highs in Punta del Este at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Punta del Este

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Maldonado
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Playa Mansa ©
Playa Mansa
Museo – Taller de Casapueblo ©
Museo – Taller de Casapueblo
The Fingers of Punta del Este ©
The Fingers of Punta del Este

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires ©
On the 28th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de la Plata, thenmake a trip to Avenida de Mayo, thensee a show at Teatro Colón, and finally make a trip to Avenida 9 De Julio.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Buenos Aires day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Punta del Este to Buenos Aires takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You will leave for home on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites Nightlife

Side Trip

Catedral de la Plata
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Catedral de la Plata ©
Catedral de la Plata
Teatro Colón ©
Teatro Colón
Avenida de Mayo ©
Avenida de Mayo

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