A spectacular tour that takes you right to the heart of Buenos Aires' culture and also showcases the wonderful natural beauty of Patagonia. Combine the energetic city of Buenos Aires with the rugged beauty of Patagonia. In Buenos Aires you will visit the districts of La Boca, Recoleta and Palermo as well as enjoying a tango show. Afterwards head south to Patagonia and witness the glaciers, lakes and mountains of the region.
UK - Buenos Aires
Depart the UK for your overnight flight to Buenos Aires.
On arrival you will be transferred to the Palermo Soho district of the city and the stylish Legado Mitico hotel. An area full of tree lined streets, bars, restaurants and parks makes this an ideal spot to explore the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires.
Accommodation: Legado Mitico
Half day semi-private tour of Buenos Aires, a cosmopolitan city with a very European influence. Visit the Plaza de Mayo where you can see the Government House or 'Pink House', the Cabildo and the cathedral. La Boca is one of the most distinct areas with it's colourful 'Caminitos' and tango dancers in the street. Finally visit Recoleta cemetery where Eva Peron is buried. Evening tango show at Esquina Carlos Gardel with a typical Argentine dinner.
Today is at your leisure to enjoy Buenos Aires. Maybe take a full day tour to Tigre and Parana River Delta or visit on of the wonderful estancias in the Pampas and enjoy a traditional Argentinean BBQ.
Buenos Aires - El Calafate
Transfer to the domestic airport for the flight south to El Calafate in the heart of Argentine Patagonia. Esplendor El Calafate is a lovely boutique option located in the town, surrounded by the sprawling steppe landscape.
Accommodation: Esplendor El Calafate
Full day group tour to Los Glaciares National Park, 80 km from El Calafate where you will have the opportunity to explore Perito Moreno glacier. Walk along the paths in front of the western wall allowing you to admire this natural wonder from a variety of viewpoints.
Free day in El Calafate. Relax and explore the town or take an optional activity such as horse riding or trekking. There is also the option to experience the traditional Patagonian lifestyle with a visit to Estancia Cristina in the heart of the barren steppe.
El Calafate - Bariloche
Fly to the north of the Patagonia region and the town of Bariloche, gateway to the famous Lake District which spans Chile & Argentina. Alma del Lago has fantastic views over Nahuel Huapi Lake and is located on the outskirts of Bariloche town.
Accommodation: Alma del Lago
Half day group tour heading out to the shores of Lake Nahuel Huapi and take the chairlift to the top of Cerro Campanario for spectacular views. Afternoon at leisure - relax at your hotel or venture into town to visit the chocolate museum and, of course, sample the produce!
Free day to explore the region at your own pace. There are a host of outdoor activities including fishing, white-water rafting, horse riding, trekking, mountain & volcano climbing, kayaking and birdwatching.
Bariloche - Buenos Aires
Take the short flight from Bariloche to Buenos Aires for your final night in Argentina at the Legado Mitico, as before. The Puerto Madero dock area of the city has a vast choice of restaurants including the wonderful Cabana las Lilas for fantastic steak.
Buenos Aires - UK
Transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to the UK.
Pricing Information & Dates
12 day tour, from £3045 per person
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