CLASSIC ARGENTINA

Classic Argentina is a 15 night trip featuring luxury accommodation and the highlights of Argentina.

This holiday starts in the vibrant city of Buenos Aires, and takes you on a tour of the country highlighting all of the most beautiful and exciting destinations it has to offer. From the stunning lakes region, to the sprawling vineyards of Mendoza and the colonial charm of Salta, before finishing at the majestic Iguassu Falls.

Trip highlights

  • 3 nights in Buenos Aires at the Alvear Palace with private guided tours of the capital and a tango show
  • 3 nights in Bariloche at the Llao Llao Hotel with a private guided tour of the Argentine Lake District
  • 3 nights in Mendoza at Cavas Wine Lodge with private guided tours of the vineyards
  • 3 nights in Salta at Finca Valentina with a tour of Salta
  • 3 nights at Iguazu Falls in Awasi Iguazu with private tours of both sides of Iguazu Falls and the Parque das Aves

16 DAY ITINERARY

DAY 1

Fly to Buenos Aires

Today you will board a plane at London Heathrow and take a direct flight to Buenos Aires – the capital city of Argentina.

DAY 2

Buenos Aires Argentina

Buenos Aires

Upon arrival in Buenos Aires, you will take a private transfer from the airport to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to relax and recover from your flight and spend some time exploring if you wish.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Alvear Palace Hotel

DAY 3

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires City Tour

After breakfast you will depart on a half day private guided tour of the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires. You will visit highlights such as the Recoleta Cemetery, Casa Rosada and the colourful Boca district.

DAY 4

Free Time in Buenos Aires and Tango Show

Today is free for you to relax and explore as you wish, maybe shopping in the many markets for artisan crafts, a must in Buenos Aires, or seeing more of the historical buildings. In the evening you will experience the spectacular Gala Tango Show. You will be collected from your hotel and taken to the show where you can enjoy watching Argentina’s famous dance over a delicious three course dinner served with local wine.

DAY 5

Bariloche

Today you will take a private transfer from your hotel to the airport where you board a flight to San Carlos de Bariloche. At the airport you will be collected and taken to your hotel by private transfer.

Pin Suggested accommodation –  Llao Llao

DAY 6

7 Lakes Route Tour

Today your guide will take you on a full day tour of the lakes region. You will drive along the famous ‘7 Lake Route’ and experience stunning scenery, beautiful lakes and picturesque mountains – don’t forget your camera!

DAY 7

Llao Llao Argentina Humboldt Travel

Free Time in Bariloche

Today is free for you to relax and explore as you wish. There are a number of activities on offer from bike rides and trekking to kayaking and boat trips, everything for you to make the most of your time in this beautiful location.

DAY  8

Mendoza

Mendoza

This morning you will be collected from your hotel and taken by private transfer to the airport for your flight to Mendoza. On arrival, a guide will collect you and take you to your hotel for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Cavas Wine Lodge

DAYS 9 – 10

Vineyard, Mendoza, Argentina

Mendoza Vineyard Tours

During your stay in Mendoza you will have two days exploring the local vineyards on guided tours, learning how the wine is made from grape to glass. You will enjoy lunch at a different winery and return to your hotel for the evening, perhaps having purchased a few bottles to take home!

DAY 11

Salta

Today, after a private transfer to the airport, you will fly to Salta. You will spend the next three nights on a traditional estancia close to the charming colonial city of Salta.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Finca Valentina

DAY 12

Salta and north Argentina

Day on the Estancia

Today you will spend the day on and around the estancia. You will have the opportunity to learn about the farm and the traditional way of life. Guests can go horseback riding accompanied by trained guides, relax at the hotel or take a trek through the stunning farmland.

DAY 13

Salta, Argentina

Salta City Tour

Today your guide will take you on a tour of the beautiful city of Salta. One of the finest examples of colonial architecture in Argentina, Salta is a fascinating, historical city.

DAY  14

Iguazu Falls

Iguassu Falls

This morning you will take a private transfer to the airport and board your flight to Iguassu Falls. On arrival, a guide will accompany you to your hotel.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Awasi

DAY  15

Tour of the Argentine Falls

Enjoy a full day guided tour of the spectacular Iguassu Falls. Experience the power of the water on a boat trip to the face of the falls and explore the walkways that snake between the verdant jungle. Birds, colourful butterflies and other wildlife are often spotted whilst walking between each platform. This natural wonder of the world is a highlight of any trip to Argentina.

DAY 16

Tour of Brazilian Falls and Bird Park

This morning your guide will take you to the Brazilian side of the falls. You will spend the morning exploring the Brazilian side and enjoying the falls from a different perspective. In the afternoon you will visit the famous Parque das Aves (Bird Park) where you can get up close and personal with some beautiful birds.

DAY 17

Aeroplane home

Fly Home

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

This itinerary is priced at £6,860 per person

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.

What’s included in the price:

  • All international and internal flights in economy class (Contact us for different classes or routings)
  • Private transfers throughout
  • 3 nights in Buenos Aires at the Alvear Palace in a Palace room with breakfast included
  • 3 nights in Bariloche at the Llao Llao Hotel in a Deluxe Lake View room with breakfast included
  • 3 nights in Mendoza at Cavas Wine Lodge in a Deluxe room with breakfast included
  • 3 nights in Salta at Finca Valentina in a Standard room with breakfast included
  • 3 nights at Iguazu Falls In Awasi Iguazu in a Standard Villa with breakfast and all activities included
  • Full day private guided city tour of Buenos Aires with an English speaking guide and driver
  • Evening tango show and dinner at Gala Tango with return transfers, 3 course dinner and local wines
  • Full day private guided tour of the 7 lakes region with an English speaking guide and driver
  • 2 Full day private guided tours of the vineyards with an English speaking guide and driver
  • Full day private guided city tour of Salta with an English speaking guide and driver
  • Full day private guided tour of Argentine falls with an English speaking guide and driver
  • Full day private guided tour of Brazilian falls and bird park with an English speaking guide and driver

FEATURED HOTELS

Alvear Palace Hotel Buenos Aires

Alvear Palace Hotel

A short walk from the Teatro Colon, Recoleta Cemetery and Fine Art museum, it is in an ideal location for exploring the beautiful city of Buenos Aires from a luxury hotel base.

Llao Llao Argentina Humboldt Travel

Llao Llao

Travellers looking for a rugged Patagonian experience, with the comfort of full-service luxury, choose the legendary Llao Llao Hotel & Resort, Golf-Spa near Bariloche.

Cavas Wine Lodge Argentina Bespoke Brazil

Cavas Wine Lodge

Nestled in a 55 acre vineyard, Cavas Wine Lodge is a boutique property strategically located between the best known wineries and the magnificent Andes Mountain range.

finca valentina

Finca Valentina

Finca Valentina is a real gem of a boutique hotel situated at the foot of the Andes just outside Salta in Northwest Argentina, less than two hours flight from Buenos Aires.

Awasi Iguazu

Situated on the banks of the River Iguazú, each of the luxurious Awasi villas will be assigned with a private guide and 4WD, allowing guests to explore at their own pace, visiting where they want, when they want, and for however long they want