Buenos Aires, El Calafate & Iguazu

  • Iguazu Falls 3
  • Plaza de Mayo
  • Perito Moreno Glacier
  • Aerolineas Logo 3
  • Panorama of Buenos Aires, Argentina(1)

Inclusions

  • Overnight stays and daily buffet breakfast
  • Airport transfers, both to and from
  • Guided excursions with English speaking guide as listed in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to all national parks as mentioned in the program

Program does not include tips and services not mentioned in the itinerary

Itinerary

DAY 1 | Buenos Aires
Morning arrival in Buenos Aires, considered the most cosmopolitan city in South America; meeting and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at your hotel.

DAY 2 | Buenos Aires
City Tour + Dinner & Tango Show
Built in the 19th century, this city rivals the architecture and sophistication of Paris. Today’s tour begins at the Plaza de Mayo, continuing to Casa Rosada, the President’s residence and Avenida 9 de Julio, the world’s widest boulevard; On to the Italian Boca District, the Cathedral and the Tomb of General José de San Martin. View the magnificent Teatro Colon Opera House; its design was inspired by the exquisite Opera Garnier in Paris.

Tonight, Dinner and Tango show.

DAY 3 | Buenos Aires-Free Day
After breakfast, your day is at leisure to discover this wonderful city on your own.

DAY 4 | El Calafate
Late morning flight to El Calafate where you will be welcomed and transferred to your hotel.

DAY 5 | El Calafate - FD Cruise Gourmet Glacier Experience
After breakfast Marpatag cruise:
MarPatag Cruises offers the most exclusive full day navigation in the Los Glaciares National Park, offering saling through the waters of Lake Argentino on the ship “Leal”. This cruise for up to 28 passengers offers the best alternative for full day travelers who want to know the Spegazzini Glacier and the Upsala glacier (momentarily with an iceberg barrier) more intimate. The “Gourmet Glaciers Experience” proposes sailing the waters of Lake Argentino in search of the “Spirit of the Glaciers”. Walls over 50 meters high, ancient deep blue ice and majestic icebergs let you enjoy nature in all its magnitude. The “Gourmet Glaciers Experience” is an ideal program for those passengers who want to know the National Park Los Glaciares in an exclusive manner. It includes a tasting menu of four steps presented by the chef on board the vessel, accompanied by an excellent service.

The tour starts when we pick you up at your hotel in El Calafate and take you to Puerto Bandera located 50 km from the city. There, you embark on the private port La Soledad (Bahía Tranquila). The navigation starts heading towards the iceberg barrier from the Upsala channel and, after crossing the barrier, you head to the front of the Spegazzini glacier. In front of this glacier, which is the highest in the National Park, the company offers a gourmet lunch on board.

At late afternoon disembark and transfer back to the hotel.

DAY 6 | Perito Moreno Excursion
Today you see the amazing Perito Moreno Glacier on the southern arm of Lago Argentino towering 240 feet above the lake level – it’s the world’s largest active glacier. Enjoy a cruise with spectacular views of this Ice Age relic declared by UNESCO to be a Universal Patrimony of Humanity. Retu rn to El Calafate.

DAY 7 | El Calafate - Iguazu
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport in time for your flight to Iguazu where you will be welcomed and transferred to your hotel.

DAY 8 | Iguazu - Argentinian Falls
Morning tour of the Argentine side of the Falls. Iguassu Falls consists of over 275 separate cataracts across a span of two and one-half miles, wider than Victoria Falls, higher than Niagara Falls and more beautiful than both. Our tour includes Devil’s Throat Falls – the most impressive of them all. In the afternoon, board a specially built raft, which takes us upstream to the “water wall” of the Falls. What an adventure!

DAY 9 | Iguazu - Brazilian Falls
After breakfast, visit the Brazilian side of the falls for a fabulous scenic walk.
Afterwards, flight to Buenos Aires. transfer to your hotel.

DAY 10 | Departure
Breakfast at the hotel.Transfer with Driver only to the airport for your flight back home!

Hotels

HOTELS
CityNightsHotels
Buenos Aires3Waldorf Hotel
El Calafate3Kau Yatun
Iguazu3Best Western Taroba

Land Package Prices Per Person

Daily Departures
Valid through December 2018
Prices Starting from $2994 per person based on double occupancy

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