Argentina & Uruguay Highlights
Perito Moreno Glacier  
Tango dancers  
Iguazu Falls  
Montevideo, Uruguay  
Jose Ignacio. Uruguay  
Buenos Aires, Argentina  
15 day tour
Including flights and transfers
Prices from
£5285

Tour Highlights

  • Cosmopolitan Buenos Aires
  • Majestic Iguazu Falls
  • Ethereal Patagonia
  • Colonial Montevideo
  • Rest and relaxation on Uruguay's famous beaches
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Argentina & Uruguay Highlights

Argentina      Uruguay

Explore the scenic wonders of Argentina and Uruguay on this spectacular 15-day private tour. There are so many highlights in this itinerary  from the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires to  the beautiful Perito Moreno Glacier and spectacular Iguazu Falls . Continue into relatively unvisited Uruguay and the capital city of Montevideo where modern intertwines with the old before ending at a remote, windswept beach at Jose Ignacio.


Day 1
UK - Buenos Aires
Depart the UK for your flight to Madrid and connect to the overnight service to Buenos Aires.
Day 2
Day 2
Buenos Aires
On arrival you will be met and transferred to the to the luxurious Sofitel located in the upmarket area of Recoleta with its tree-lined streets and expensive shops. The area is most famous for the Recoleta Cemetry where Eva Peron is buried and the Basilica Nuestra Senora del Pilar, a beautiful colonial church.
Accommodation: Sofitel Buenos Aires
         
Day 3
Day 3
Buenos Aires
With your private guide explore the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires. Visit some of the characterful neighbourhoods including the colourful district of La Boca with its quirky caminitos, upmarket Recoleta and trendy Palermo. You also visit the Plaza de Mayo flanked by the presidential palace (the pink palace).

In the evening enjoy an evocative evening of tango with dinner at Esquina Carlos Gardel
Day 4
Day 4
Buenos Aires
Free day in Buenos Aires. Explore the different areas of the city from the renovated dock area of Puerto Madero to the bohemian San Telmo with it's funky cafes and tango dancing in the street. Or visit some of the fantastic leather shops for gifts.
Day 5
Day 5
Buenos Aires - El Calafate
Transfer to the airport for the flight south to El Calafate in the heart of Patagonia. Spend three nights at Esplendor El Calafate in a suite overlooking the lake, close to the town. Immerse yourself in the endless beauty of the steppe landscape and enjoy Argentine beef from the asado.
Accommodation: Esplendor El Calafate
       
Day 6
Day 6
El Calafate
Full day private tour to Perito Moreno glacier to experience first hand this awe inspiring natural wonder. Drive through a long expanse of lenga forest before catching a glimpse of bright white ice. The glacier is 4km long and in continuous process of renewal which great chunks crumbling and crashing into the lake.
Day 7
Day 7
El Calafate
Free day to explore the town or take an optional excursion. Visit Upsala glacier or Estancia Cristina for a feel of the traditional bygone era. There are also a host of activities including horseback riding. fishing, trekking or four-wheel-drive tours of the region.
Day 8
Day 8
El Calafate - Iguazu
Transfer to the airport for the flight to Igauzu via Buenos Aires. From barren, cold Patagonia to the heat of the jungle, Argentina is truly a country of contrasts. Sheraton Iguazu is based within the national park so if time allows try and catch the falls at sunset after the day trippers have left.
Accommodation: Sheraton Iguazu
         
Day 9
Day 9
Iguazu
With your private guide cross the border into Brazil for a half day visit. Experience the majestic 275 individual falls from a different angle. Rest of day at leisure to spend more time on the Argentine side and visit the famous Devil's Throat walkway.
Day 10
Day 10
Iguazu - Montevideo
Fly from Iguazu to Montevideo via Buenos Aires and transfer to the Sofitel hotel in the upmarket neighbourhood of Carrasco. Located 14km from the old town this was once a breezy beach retreat for the smart set.
Accommodation: Sofitel Montevideo
       
Day 11
Day 11
Montevideo
Half day tour to explore the city. Visit Ciudad Vieja (the old city) which is seven blocks wide by thirteen blocks long and an eccentric mix of grand government and banking institution buildings. With its run-down colonial housing you could easily mistake it for Havana and was once the set of Miami Vice, the movie.
Day 12
Day 12
Montevideo - Jose Ignacio
Transfer by road to the coastal resort of Jose Ignacio, a tiny settlement ideal for rest and relaxation away from the buzzing atmosphere of Punta del Este. With only 12 suites, Playa Vik, is a contemporary retreat overlooking the ocean.
Accommodation: Playa Vik Jose Ignacio
         
Days 13 - 14
Day 13
Jose Ignacio
Free days to relax, enjoy a host of local restaurants and explore this windswept corner of Uruguay.
Day 15
Jose Ignacio - Montevideo - UK
Transfer along the coast to Montevideo airport for your return flight via Madrid.

Pricing Information & Dates

15 day tour, from £5285 per person
Price Includes:
  • Flights
  • Accommodation
  • Transfers
Price Notes
Please note that you may need to overnight in Buenos Aires from El Calafate to Iguazu depending on flight schedule.

Tour Route Map

  1.   Buenos Aires
  2.   Patagonia
  3.    Iguazu Falls & Ibera Wetlands
  4.   Punta del Este & Jose Ignacio
  5.   Montevideo

Accommodation on this Tour

Esplendor El Calafate
Esplendor El Calafate
Patagonia, Argentina
Esplendor El Calafate Esplendor El Calafate is a boutique hotel situated in the centre of El Calafate town and offers guests a choice of 57 rooms and suites with a range of views including city, lake......
       
Playa Vik Jose Ignacio
Playa Vik Jose Ignacio
Punta del Este & Jose Ignacio, Uruguay
Playa Vik Jose Ignacio Designed by Uruguayan architect Carlos Ott, ultra contemporary Playa Vik overlooks the quieter Mansa Beach in Jose Ignacio. The 12 spacious suites are housed in six modern......
         
Sheraton Iguazu
Sheraton Iguazu
Iguazu Falls & Ibera Wetlands, Argentina
Sheraton Iguazu The Sheraton has a prime location in the heart of Argentina’s Iguazu National Park and is the only hotel on the Argentine side that is right next to the Iguazu Falls, with......
         
Sofitel Buenos Aires
Sofitel Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Sofitel Buenos Aires Situated close to Plaza San Martin, the Sofitel Buenos Aires is an excellent mix of French savoir-faire and Argentine tradition. The building is a beautiful example of 1920s Art......
         
Sofitel Montevideo
Sofitel Montevideo
Montevideo, Uruguay
Sofitel Montevideo Surrounded by magnificent houses, cafes, boutiques and the vast Carrasco gardens, Sofitel Montevideo opened in late 2012 in a completely renovated historic building, located in an......
       

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