Argentina in Depth

A luxury three-week exploration of Argentina’s diverse landscapes and vibrant regional cultures.

This luxury three-week journey allows you a more in-depth insight into the patchwork of landscapes, eco-systems and regional cultures that make up modern Argentina. Arriving into Buenos Aires, you will have time to explore the city, see an exclusive tango show and participate in a fun evening of culinary discovery. From here, fly south into Argentine Patagonia and spend four nights in the frosty wilderness of El Calafate, exploring nearby glaciers and trekking across the face of one of these icy giants. Cruise the stunning cobalt lakes of northern Patagonia before moving on to Córdoba for a taste of the authentic estancia-experience. Sip world-class vintages in an indulgent wine hotel in the central valleys of Mendoza before finishing your holiday in the tropical jungles of the magnificent Iguassu Falls on the Brazilian border. Let Argentina’s boundless variety enchant you as you get under the skin of this unique country.

Trip highlights

  • 3 nights in Buenos Aires at the Hotel HUB Porteño with a city tour, tango show and cooking class.

  • 4 nights in El Calafate, Argentine Patagonia, at EOLO Patagonia’s Spirit

  • Ice-trekking on the Perito Moreno Glacier and a full day trekking at Estancia Cristina.

  • 3 nights at Relais & Chateaux Hotel Las Balsas in the alpine Argentine Lakes Region.

  • A full day trip to the isolated Isla Victoria and a sunset lake cruise.

  • 3 nights on an authentic Argentine estancia in the Sierras Chicas with all meals and activities.

  • 3 nights at The Vines in Mendoza with private tours of the central valley wineries.

  • 3 nights by the magnificent Iguassu Falls at the Belmond Hotel das Cataratas with tours.

Map of your holiday

Day by Day itinerary

DAY 1

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires

Arrive in Buenos Aires and transfer to your hotel in Recoleta for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Hotel HUB Porteno

DAY 2

Luxury Argentina holiday

Explore Buenos Aires

Enjoy a private, half day tour of the city and an exclusive tango show in the evening.

DAY 3

Rojo Tango, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Learn about the cuisine

Day at leisure to explore the city at your own pace. In the evening, your private driver will take you to the ‘Argentine Experience’ where you can learn how to cook traditional cuisine.

DAY 4

Luxury holidays to El Calafate, Argentina

Fly to El Calafate

Today, you will fly to El Calafate and transfer to your hotel for the next four nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – EOLO Patagonia’s Spirit

DAY  5

Perito Moreno Glacier, El Calafate

Visit the Perito Moreno Glacier

Enjoy a private tour of the famous Perito Moreno glacier and trek on the surface of the ice.

DAY 6

Estancia Cristina, Patagonia, Argentina

Visit Estancia Cristina

Today you will enjoy a boat trip on Lake Argentino followed by a full day scenic trek at Estancia Cristina and catch glances of the vast Upsala glacier.

DAY 7

Estancia Cristina, Patagonia, Argentina

Free time to relax

Day at leisure to enjoy another activity or relax at your hotel.

DAY 8

Hotel Las Balsas, Bariloche, Argentina

Fly to Bariloche

Today you will fly north to Bariloche in the Lakes Region and transfer to your hotel for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Hotel Las Balsas

DAY 9

7 Lakes Routes, Bariloche, Argentina

Visit Victoria Island

Enjoy a full day trip to Isla Victoria on Lake Nahuel Huapi

DAY 10

Bariloche, Argentina

Champagne cruise on the Lake Nahuel Huapi

Day at leisure to explore at your own pace. In the evening, enjoy a sunset champagne cruise on the lake.

DAY 11

Estancia Los Potreros, Argentina

Fly to Córdoba

Fly to Córdoba and transfer to your authentic Argentine estancia for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Estancia Los Potreros

DAYS 12 & 13

Estancia Los Potreros, Argentina

Explore the Sierras Chicas on horseback

Enjoy a range of included activities on the estancia in the picturesque Sierras Chicas.

DAY 14

The Vines of Mendoza is one of the region's standout properties, offering a sleek and modern guest experience in this picturesque setting.

Fly to Mendoza

Fly to Mendoza in the Argentine wine region and transfer to your hotel in the central valley for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – The Vines Resort & Spa

DAY 15

Wine Tasting holiday, Argentina

Vineyards tour

Enjoy a full day guided tour of wineries in the central valley with a delicious lunch at a premium bodega

DAY 16

Siete Fuegos, The Vines, Mendoza, Argentina

Relax at the vineyards

Day at leisure in the wine region to relax at your hotel or explore the local area.

DAY 17

Iguazu Falls, Argentina

Fly to Iguassu Falls

Today you will fly to Puerto Iguazú and transfer to your hotel on the Brazilian side of the Falls for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Belmond Hotel das Cataratas

DAY 18

Iguazu Falls, Argentina

Explore the Argentine side of Iguassu Falls

Today you will enjoy a privately guided tour of the Argentine National Park, including a boat ride aboard the Gran Aventura, dipping in and out of the cascades.

DAY 19

Iguazu Falls, Argentina

Explore the Brazilian side of Iguassu Falls

Today will be dedicated to exploring the falls complex from the Brazilian side of the border, with an exclusive behind-the-scenes visit to the exotic bird park included.

DAY 20

Aeroplane home

Fly Home

Today, at the appropriate time your guide will accompany you to the airport for your flight home.

The price for this itinerary is $13,870.

This is a per person price, based on 2 people travelling and sharing a room.

What’s included

  • 19 nights in luxury accommodation as listed above

  • Private transfers and tours with an English speaking guide and driver

  • All internal flights in economy class seating

What’s not included

  • International flights (discuss your specific requirements with us)

  • Travel insurance

  • Any visas you may require

This is a guide price. Please enquire and we will provide a full personalised quote for you.  All our itineraries are tailor-made to your own requirements so can be modified however you wish.

WHERE TO STAY

Our favourite luxury hotels

HUB Porteno Buenos Aires

HUB Porteno

Hub Porteno is a luxury, boutique hotel in the upscale Recoleta district of Buenos Aires.

Eolo Patagonia

EOLO Patagonia’s Spirit

The stylish and exclusive EOLO lodge is situated within a vast estancia of 4,000 hectares on the Argentine Patagonian steppe and is surrounded by what can only be described as a unique stage of spectacular nature.

Las Balsas Argentina Humboldt Travel

Las Balsas

On the shores of the magical Nahuel Huapi lake, Las Balsas has been welcoming guests to its tranquil location for over 25 years. Immersed in the natural vastness of Nahuel Huapi National Park, Las Balsas has a unique landscape backdrop.

Lost Potreros Argentina Humboldt Travel

Estancia Los Potreros

The estancia of Los Potreros is an exclusive working cattle farm, wonderfully secluded and surrounded by 6500 acres of land. Sat at the top of the Sierras Chicas in the heart of the beautiful region of Córdoba, this remote and rustic estancia welcomes guests from all over the world.

The Vines Argentina Bespoke Brazil

The Vines

Laid back luxury awaits visitors to this boutique wine resort less than 2 hours south of Mendoza. The hotel is surrounded by 1500 acres of private vineyards beautifully situated in the foothills of the Andes Mountains, and enjoys more than 300 days of sunshine per year.

Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas Iguazu Falls

Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas

The Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas is the only hotel situated within the Iguassu National Park on the Brazilian side of the falls. It is the place to stay while on holiday to Iguassu Falls. The hotel is directly in front of the falls enjoying an unrivalled location where guests can experience exclusive access to this magnificent sight in the evening and at dawn, when the park is closed to other visitors.