Head away from typical Argentina tourism! Experience breathtaking scenery and the rich cultural heritage of the northern regions of Argentina. Waterfalls, jungles, deserts and award-winning wine? Yes, this trip has it all!

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Itinerary Summary

DayPlaceHighlightsHotel Options
1 - 3Buenos AiresTango, Obelisk, Recoleta Cemetery and Grave of Evita, Asado Barbecues, San TelmoCasa Sur Bellini, Legado Mitico Buenos Aires
3 - 5Puerto IguazúIguazu Waterfalls on the Argentine Side, UNESCO World Heritage Site Jesuit Ruins, UNESCO World Heritage Site Iguazu National ParkLa Aldea de la Selva Lodge, Loi Suites Iguazú
5 - 7PurmamarcaUNESCO World Heritage Site Quebrada De Humahuaca Valley, Tilcara, Salt Flats, Train To The CloudsLa Comarca, Manantial del Silencio
7 - 8SaltaPlaza 9 De Julio Square, Cathedral, San Bernardo Hill, San Martín ParkSolar de la Plaza, Legado Mitico Salta
8 - 12MendozaBeautiful Vineyards, Horseback Riding, White Water Rafting, Trekking, Puente del IncaVillaggio, Park Hyatt Mendoza
12 - 14Buenos AiresTango, Obelisk, Recoleta Cemetery and Grave of Evita, Asado Barbecues, San TelmoCasa Sur Bellini, Legado Mitico Buenos Aires

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Itinerary Details

Day 1 - 3

International Arrival

Transfer to Hotel

Buenos Aires

2 Days

The capital of Argentina is unique in the way of combining Latin American lifestyle along with that of European architecture and culture.

Included Activities

Eclectic Buenos Aires Excursion
Explore the pulsating Argentine capital on this fascinating day tour of the city’s iconic destinations and eclectic neighborhoods. Set off from your hotel in the company of your guide, enjoying a leisurely tour of Buenos Aires. Walk through the colorful working class neighborhood of La Boca, where the spirit and culture of its immigrants population lives on. Visit the contrasting locality of Palermo with its open green spaces, wide tree-lined avenues, and trendy bars and restaurants. Next, walk over to the chic French residential neighborhood of Recoleta, teeming with classy art galleries and cultural centers. If you’re lucky, you could even catch an exhibition or two while visiting the district. Visit the city’s iconic landmarks of the Colon Theater, the National Congress, and the Presidential Palace, before returning to your hotel. (Half Day; Duration: 4 hrs; Private Activity & Transfer; Fitness Level: Easy; Please bring comfortable walking shoes, and don’t forget your camera).

Hotel Options
Casa Sur Bellini – Opt 1
RoomExecutive
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
RoomClassic Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
Day 3 - 5

Transfer to Airport

Flight from Buenos Aires to Puerto Iguazú

Transfer to Hotel

Puerto Iguazú

2 Days

Puerto Iguazú on the Argentinean side and Foz do Iguaçu on the Brazilian side are not just the gateways to the breathtakingly beautiful and awe inspiring waterfalls, but are also the nearest cities to the intersection of the borders of three countries that include Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil.

Included Activities

Eco Rafting on the Iguazu River
Enchance your visit to the Argentina side of the Iguazu Waterfalls with a tranquil rafting experience on the Iguazu River. Admire the beauty of the river and the park learning about the regional flora and fauna, and if you are lucky perhaps even catch sight of an alligator or a monkey. (Duration 30 minutes, Group Activity, Maximum 17 people, Combined with the Visit to the Argentine Side of Iguazu Waterfalls Activity)

Visit to the Argentine Side of Iguazu Waterfalls
Gain a deep perspective of the breathtaking waterfalls, recently named one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Three sets of trails and walkways allow you to explore the natural beauty of the falls and the surrounding jungle as you walk through the national park. On the lower circuit take in a view of the falls from below, feeling part of the natural surroundings, and sensing their great magnitude. The upper circuit takes you above the falls where you get a different perspective of the same waterfalls you just saw on the lower circuit. And no visit to Iguazu is complete without viewing the Devil’s Throat Falls, where you stand just feet from the thundering cascades of water tumbling to depths below. (09:00 to 15:00. Private Activity)

Hotel Options
RoomStandard Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleLodge
RoomStudio Junior
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
Day 5 - 7

Transfer to Airport

Flight from Puerto Iguazu to Salta

Private transfer from Salta to Purmamarca (186 km, 2.5 hrs)

Purmamarca

2 Days

This Town of the Virgin Land is steeped in ancient Indian history and famous for the panoramic and surreal Cerro de los Siete Colores or the Mountain of Seven Colors, visible from all the streets.

Hotel Options
La Comarca – Opt 1
RoomStandard Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleLodge
RoomStandard Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleHeritage
Day 7 - 8

Private transfer from Purmamarca to Salta (186 km, 2.5 hrs)

Salta

1 Day

Salta’s famous joie de vivre, adds a warm dimension to the scenic landscapes where time seems to stands still.

Hotel Options
RoomLuxury Junior
MealsBreakfast
StyleHeritage
RoomMitica Clasica
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
Day 8 - 12

Transfer to Airport

Flight from Salta to Mendoza

Transfer to Hotel

Mendoza

4 Days

Many of Argentina’s best wines are produced in a mix of boutique bodegas and modern wineries, nestled under the towering Andes Mountains.

Included Activities

Full Day Luján and Maipú Vineyard visit Mendoza
Featuring Argentina’s oldest vines and home to a unique mix of traditional bodegas and modern producers, this region is famed for bringing Argentina’s wines from the common table to the international stage. On this full day privately guided tour, visit three different wineries; one at which you will enjoy lunch and discover why Mendoza is quickly gaining notoriety amongst foodies. Learn the process of Argentine winemaking and sample the various vintages while enjoying a splendid day amongst the vines at the feet of the Andes. (09:00 to 15:00. Private Activity. Lunch Included at one of the wineries)

Full Day Trekking to Vallecitos
This delightful hike takes you out of the city of Mendoza along a mountain stream up into the Andes Mountains. Take in the stunning views of the mountain range and mighty peaks as you breathe in the fresh mountain air. This is truly an impressive day of hiking experiencing the true beauty of the Argentine Andes (08:30 to 18:30. Approximately 3 hours 30 minutes hiking. Medium level hiking. Lunch Included.)

Half Day Rafting – Level III / IV
Get soaked on an adrenaline and fun filled, 1 hour white water rafting trip as you navigate through Class III to IV rapids on the Mendoza river, taking in the stunning backdrop of the Andes mountains that surround you. (08:30 pick up. Group Activity. Maximum 6 people in the raft.)

Hotel Options
Villaggio – Opt 1
RoomClassic Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
RoomPark Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
Day 12 - 14

Transfer from Hotel  to Airport

Flight from Mendoza to Buenos Aires

Transfer to Hotel

Buenos Aires

2 Days

The capital of Argentina is unique in the way of combining Latin American lifestyle along with that of European architecture and culture.

Included Activities

La Ventana Tango show in Group & Dinner with shared transfer
Spend the evening at La Ventana Tango in the neighborhood of San Telmo, one of the historic centers of of tango. Enjoy a experience in which traditions are preserved and where the ambience exudes the charms of the bygone era and the best of Buenos Aires tango music and dance. An added bonus is the introduction to Argentine folkloric dancing and music typical to the Northwest of the country. (19:30 to 24:00, Shared Transfer to and from the Tango Show, Dinner Included)

Hotel Options
Casa Sur Bellini – Opt 1
RoomExecutive
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
RoomClassic Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique

International Departure

 Price & Inclusions

  • Option 1 From $ 5,865 /person
  • Option 2 From $ 6,605 /person

Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.

Price Includes

  • Accommodation (on a twin-sharing basis) on the indicated meal plan for 13 nights.
  • Economy flights for all sectors : Buenos Aires – Puerto Iguazú, Puerto Iguazú – Salta, Salta – Mendoza, Mendoza – Buenos Aires
  • All activities as listed :
    • Buenos Aires: Eclectic Buenos Aires Excursion
    • Puerto Iguazú: Eco Rafting on the Iguazu River
    • Puerto Iguazú: Visit to the Argentine Side of Iguazu Waterfalls
    • Mendoza: Full Day Luján and Maipú Vineyard visit Mendoza
    • Mendoza: Trek to the Jeromé Brewery from Mendoza
    • Mendoza: Full Day Rafting in Mendoza in Group
    • Buenos Aires: La Ventana Tango show in Group & Dinner with shared transfer
  • All airport and hotel transfers
  • All activities specified in the itinerary, including entrance fees, accompanied by our tour guide
  • If your itinerary includes self-drive travel, then all such travel is included in a high quality rental car with full insurance, for an unlimited number of kilometers
  • Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
  • Insolvency insurance
  • Fees and taxes

This listed price is based on two people sharing a double room. The price may vary due to the time of year you travel, the size of your group, and accommodation availability.

What our guests say about this trip

This trip was extremely well-organized for us. All the people that picked us up from the airport, the drivers, and the guides were very punctual. We loved the options available to chose our own area to travel, and the way in which we wanted to travel, which was partially by using bikes. Amelia was especially thoughtful to meet with us at the first hotel in Buenos Aires and she called to check up on us at frequent intervals, and that was also appreciated. The wine and cheese and the massage provided by her were an added plus! The guides we had were, on-the-whole, very knowledgeable about the area, culture, and history. The bikes were in super condition, with front shocks. The scenery in these areas was incredible. We are very glad that we spent the time in the places that we did. We had a taste of Buenos Aires, a wonderful biking experience in the countryside with incredible views, and will remember

The guides we had were, on-the-whole, very knowledgeable about the area, culture, and history. The bikes were in super condition, with front shocks. The scenery in these areas was incredible. We are very glad that we spent the time in the places that we did. We had a taste of Buenos Aires, a wonderful biking experience in the countryside with incredible views, and will remember Igauzu Falls for years to come. It was a fantastic trip! We felt we experienced more of the culture of the area by biking and staying in smaller towns. The colors of the mountain in Hornocal is one of the most unusual sights in the world, as is the falls. Amelia was a gem who gave us a sense of added security, and we can’t add enough thanks for all that she did while we were in the country.

– MaryAnne Nelson
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Argentina: Landscapes and Traditions of the North

14 days $ 5,865 / person

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