13 Days / 12 Nights
Argentina is an amazingly diverse country, both geographically and culturally, Ranging from the rugged Patagonia region to the cosmopolitan capital of Buenos Aires, to the pampas' tropical jungle type terrain and the exquisitely stunning waterfalls of Iguazú, unrivalled in the world. This 13 day classic tour takes in all of the most important features of this incredible country from Patagonia's glaciers to the spectacular waterfalls of Iguazu and the end of the world at Ushuaia!
Special features of our 13 day "End of the World" Experience:
Type of Tourism: Culture, Patagonia, Mountains, glaciers, Nature, Geographical, waterfalls.
Places to Visit: Buenos Aires, El Calafate, Moreno glacier, Iguazú
Duration: 13 Days and 12 Nights.
Type of Service: Private and shared tours.
Accommodation: 3 star accommodation at every destination that you will visit. These hotels had been carefully chosen and we can guarantee that you will feel comfortable and your every need catered for!
After breakfast, we will explore the city of Buenos Aires. We will begin by visiting Palermo, a residential neighbourhood with parks, embassies and important monuments. We will then head to Recoleta, where the famous cemetery is located. Then the glamorous Alvear Avenue to 9 de Julio Avenue from where you can see the Teatro Colón. We will then observe the famous Obelisk on the way to the Plaza de Mayo with the Government House (Casa Rosada), the Metropolitan Cathedral and the C...
Today, you will have a free day to explore the city. We suggest you visit a traditional estate where you will experience the native Gaucho traditions to the full. Or taste your way through Buenos Aires - from Argentinian pizza, Choripan, Empanadas and dulce de Leche with alfajores, for those with a sweeter tooth.
Leaving the city of Ushuaia, in a southwest direction, we will arrive at the Tierra del Fuego National Park. On the way, we will be able to observe the equestrian centre, with panoramic views of the Beagle Channel, the Ushuaia Peninsula and the archipelagos Bridges, Willie and Les Eclauriers. We will arrive at the train station for The End of the World Train, or locally called Ferrocarril Austral Fueguino station, the train ride is an option for those who choose. We will then enter th...
Today, we will visit the Perito Moreno Glacier. Leaving the town, on the right, you can see the Argentinian lake. This is the natural habitat to a wide variety of bird species, such as the black-necked swan, steam duck, coot, and the native cauquén. The rolling yellow fields of coirón, offer the perfect backdrop to the lake.
We will then cross the Patagonian steppe towards the entrance of the National Park. The native tree species, belonging to the “Nothofa...
After breakfast, we will visit the Argentinian side of the falls. The Iguazú National Park was created in 1934, in order to preserve one of the greatest natural beauties of Argentina, in 1984 it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will make 3 circuits, The Superior, The Inferior and The Devil's throat. The Devil’s Throat is considered the most spectacular of the 207 waterfalls in the national park and can be seen from both The Argentinian and Brazilian sides.
Today, we head over the border to the Brazilian side of the falls. We will head past the Brazilian waterfalls by visiting its traditional footbridge with spectacular panoramic views. On the Brazilian side, there are four important falls; Floriano, Deodoro, Benjamin Constant and Salto Union or Garganta of the Devil. This side of the falls includes optional adventure activities such as rafting and helicopter flights.
After breakfast, we will head to the airport for our flight to Buenos Aires, where we will spend the final evening of the tour. We recommend a dinner and tango show at one of the famous Tango Houses.
Today we will take you to the airport for your flight home, or onto your next exciting destination!