Argentina Compact (15 days + flights) (15 days + flights)

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On this trip, you will get to know the highlights of Argentina - from the pulsating metropolis and cradle of Tango, Buenos Aires, to the southernmost city in the world, the magical Fireland (Tierra del Fuego), the fascinating landscapes of the rough Patagonia, the tropical northeast to the impressive Iguazú waterfalls!

Best travel time for Argentina: Visits to the regions around Buenos Aires and the Iguazú waterfalls are operated all year round, for trips to Patagonia we recommend the period from October to April.

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  • 1
    Day

    Arrival in Buenos Aires

    Overnight:
    After arriving in Buenos Aires, you will be taken to the hotel from the airport. Depending on the time of arrival, you can use the rest of the day to get to know Buenos Aires (optional), explore the modern port of Puerto Madero or visit the famous “Teatro Colon”. Your guide will be happy to help you decide!
    La Casa Rosada
  • 2
    Day

    City Tour and Tango-Show

    Overnight:
    After breakfast, your guide will pick you up at the hotel from where you will start the private tour of the city. Your guide will show you the most important sights of Buenos Aires and bring you closer to the history and the current situation of the Argentine capital. Of course, you will also get to know the "Caminito" in La Boca, which is considered the cradle of tango. In the evening, you will experience the tango's magic, a live show in a lovingly restored Belle Époque theater. Dinner is included in the show, as well as the possibility to learn the first steps of Tango with a short dance class!
    Caminito
  • 3
    Day

    Flight to Ushuaia - Ride on the Beagle Channel

    Overnight:
    Today we head to the southernmost city in the world: Ushuaia! In the afternoon, you can explore the Beagle Channel by boat and pass the "Isla de los Pájaros", an island full of cormorants and patagonic seagulls, as well as the island of the sea lions, and finally arrive at Ushuaia's traditional lighthouse, "Les Eclaireurs".
    In the evening, we recommend to try the King Crab in one of the many restaurants, a specialty of the region. Moreover, do not forget to get the end-of-the-world stamp for your passport!
    The harbor tax (about 3 USD) is not included in the price and has to be paid at check-in to the trip on the Beagle channel.
    Lobos en Ushuaia
  • 4
    Day

    Ushuaia - National Park of the Fireland

    Overnight:
    After breakfast, you will be picked up at the hotel for an excursion to the National Park of Fireland. During a 3-hour hike, you will see beautiful landscapes and learn a lot about the local flora and fauna before you reach a hut in the middle of nature where lunch will be served. There you should not miss the canoe tour, which leads you into Lapataia Bay. Here ends the famous Panamericana highway, which goes from Alaska to this point in Fireland. In the late afternoon, you will return to the hotel.
    As an optional excursion today, we recommend a visit to watch the Beavers. In the evening, you will be picked up at dawn from the hotel to go and watch nocturnal animals in the wild. You will be back at the hotel late after dinner.
    Parque Nacional Tierra del Fuego.
  • 5
    Day

    Ushuaia - Flight to El Calafate

    Overnight:
    In the morning, you will have time to explore the city. We recommend, for example, a visit to the old prison, which nowadays houses a large museum, where you will be able to learn a lot about the history of the former penal colony. Also stop at the Fin del Mundo Museum, which is mainly devoted to the history of the region's native inhabitants, is worth a visit!
    In the afternoon, you will head to the airport for your flight direction north, to El Calafate.

    The airport tax (about 5 USD) has to be paid directly at the airport on departure.
    Cartel del Fin del Mundo
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What is included in this trip?

Day 1:
  • Private transfer from the airport to Hotel in Buenos Aires
  • Local guide in Buenos Aires for transfer IN/OUT (English)
  • Optional : availability of excursions according to climate
  • Accommodation in Buenos Aires + Breakfast
Day 2:
  • Private city tour of Buenos Aires + Transfer + Local guide (English)
  • Tango show + dinner + transfer IN/OUT
  • Accommodation in Buenos Aires + Breakfast
Day 3:
  • Private transfer from accommodation to airport in Buenos Aires (AEP)
  • Private transfer from airport Ushuaia to accommodation in Ushaia
  • Saling on the Beagle Canal (Lighthouse Les Eclaireurs)
  • Accommodation in Ushuaia + Breakfast
Day 4:
  • Regular excursion to NP Tierra del Fuego + Canoe in Bahia Lapataia + Lunch + Entry fees
  • Accommodation in Ushuaia + Breakfast
Day 5:
  • Private transfer from accommodation in Ushuaia to apt. USH
  • Private transfer from apt. FTE to accommodation in El Calafate
  • Accommodation in El Calafate and breakfast
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