Classic Argentina

A fascinating two-week introduction to some of Argentina’s most beautiful regions in luxury hotels.

Beginning in Argentina’s booming capital city, your trip starts with an exploration of Buenos Aires and a taste of Argentine culture at one of the city’s most exclusive tango shows. Leaving the city behind, your will also take a full day out into the lush pampas grasslands of the surrounding region to enjoy a day of rural relaxation on a Relais & Chateaux estancia, with a traditional Argentine BBQ and time to explore at leisure on horseback. In Bariloche, you can appreciate the dramatic mountain scenery and quaint Germanic towns of the northern Patagonian lakes, before continuing on to the temperate Andean wine region of Mendoza. Having sampled some of the world’s most sumptuous Malbec, your trip ends by the thunderous cascades of Iguassu Falls on the Brazilian border where you can unwind amongst fragrant tropical flowers and the music of exotic birdsong.

Trip highlights

  • 4 nights in Buenos Aires at the Alvear Palace with a city tour and tango show.

  • A full day visit to a luxury estancia for some traditional Argentine culture & cuisine.

  • 3 nights at the Llao Llao Resort & Spa in the alpine Argentine Lakes Region.

  • Head out on a privately guided tour of the scenic 7-Lakes route

  • 3 nights in Mendoza at Cavas Wine Lodge with a full day of private winery tours.

  • 3 nights by the magnificent Iguassu Falls at the Melia Iguazú 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 four nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Alvear Palace

DAY 2

Luxury Argentina holiday

Explore Buenos Aires

Enjoy a private, half day tour of the city.

DAY 3

Rojo Tango, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Tango Show & Dinner

Day at leisure to explore the city at your own pace. In the evening, your private driver will take you to the Rojo Tango, for a three-course meal and a stunning dance show.

DAY 4

Horses, Argentine Estancia

Argentine Estancia

Today, you will head into the countryside for a full day experience of an authentic Argentine estancia, including a delicious BBQ lunch.

DAY 5

Llao Llao Resort & Spa, Bariloche, Argentina

Fly to Bariloche

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

Pin Suggested accommodation – Llao Llao Resort & Spa

DAY  6

7 Lakes Routes, Bariloche, Argentina

7-Lakes Route

Head out on a privately guided tour of the scenic 7-Lakes route, enjoying dramatic mountain scenery and the shimmering beauty of the cobalt blue lakes.

DAY 7

Bariloche, Argentina

Free to in the Lakes

Day at leisure to explore the Lakes Region independently or relax at your hotel.

DAY 8

Cavas Wine Lodge, Argentina

Fly to Mendoza

Today you will fly north to Mendoza, Argentina’s most famous wine region, and transfer to your hotel for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Cavas Wine Lodge

DAY 9

Wine Tasting holiday, Argentina

Wine tasting in the Uco Valley

Enjoy a full day of private winery tours in the nearby Uco Valley, famous for producing high-quality red wines.

DAY 10

Wine Tasting holiday, Argentina

Relax in the wine region

Day at leisure to explore at your own pace or relax at the hotel.

DAY 11

Iguazu Falls, Argentina

Fly to Iguassu Falls

Fly to Puerto Iguazú and transfer to your luxury hotel for the next three nights in the National Park

Pin Suggested accommodation – Melia Iguazu

DAY 12

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 13

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 a visit to the exotic bird park included.

DAY 14

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 $8,430.

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

What’s included

  • 13 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

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 Hotel & Resort

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

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.

Sheraton Iguazu Argentina Bespoke Brazil

Melia Iguazu Resort and Spa

The fabulous five star Melia Iguazu Resort and Spa is the only hotel located inside Iguazu National Park on the Argentinean side of the falls and a wonderful place to stay.