Day 01: Buenos Aires
Upon arrival you will be met at the airport and transferred by private service to your hotel, leaving you the remainder of the day to explore the historic neighborhoods and enjoy the cafe culture of Buenos Aires.
Day 02: Buenos Aires Tour and Tango Show
Breakfast. Our City Tour will provide you a great overview of the city and its diverse attractions. Over the course of three hours you will have the chance to visit Retiro, Avenida 9 de Julio, Downtown, Puerto Madero, San Telmo, Recoleta and La Boca. In the evening you will be treated to one of Buenos Aires' most emblematic cultural highlight's; a Dinner and Tango Show offering a spectacular demonstration of the local dancing accompanied by delicious Argentine cuisine and all the malbec you'd like.
Day 03: Buenos Aires to Mendoza - Chacras de Coria
Breakfast. At appropriate time, you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight to Mendoza, private service. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your comfortable hotel in Chacras de Coria, private service.
Day 04: Full day to the wineries with Gourmet lunch
Breakfast. Today we will visit four lovely wineries in Mendoza´s central wine producing region and enjoy some beautiful vistas of the Andes Range. The first winery of the day is Clos de Charcras followed by Catena Zapata, one of Mendoza's most important bodegas located in the Agrelo area. Both wineries have received awards based on the quality in their wines. The third stop of the day is Ruca Malén. At this modern winery you will be offered an exquisite five course lunch perfectly paired with five different wines. From here we will continue to our last stop of the day, Achaval Ferrer in the Perdriel area. This boutique winery has an excellent assortment of wines that are very difficult to find outside of Argentina.
* Wine tasting is included in each winery.
Day 05: Mendoza to El Calafate
Breakfast. At appropriate time, you will be transferred in private service to the airport to take your flight to El Calafate via Buenos Aires. Upon arrival, you will be taken to your selected hotel. We highly recommend visiting the birds reserve Nimez Lagoon for sunset.
Day 06: El Calafate: Perito Moreno Glacier
After an early breakfast, you will leave on a private full day excursion to Los Glaciers National Park a Unesco World Heritage site since 1981 and home to one of the most awe inspiring sites in Argentina, Perito Moreno Glacier. During the tour you will have the chance to enjoy stunning views of the glacier from various spots around National Park, as well as a boat tour that will take you close enough to fully take in just how massive it is (navigation included). For even more adventure, you may choose the Big Ice or Mini-Trekking programs (at an extra cost ), both allow you to hike on the glacier! And yes, ice-shoes/crampons are included! In the early evening you will be returned to you hotel.
Day 07: El Calafate to Ushuaia
Breakfast. At appropriate time you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight to Ushuaia, private service. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel leaving you the rest of the day to explore the city, try some of delicious fresh seafood, or learn of the region's history at the Prisoners Museums, regular service.
Day 08: Ushuaia: Trekking & Canoeing in the National Park, Patagonia
After breakfast, you will leave on a full day excursion to Tierra del Fuego National Park that allows you to get off the tourist path and see a side of the park that most visitors miss. The excursion includes guided trekking and canoeing in this remote part of the southern hemisphere. (Box lunch is included).
Day 09: Beagle Channel Navigation / Buenos Aires
Breakfast. After making your way to the pier you will take a boat cruise along the famous Beagle Channel. You will gain panoramas of Ushuaia Bay and see the diverse marine wildlife, such as cormorants and fur seals, on De los Lobos and De los Pajaros Islands. On one of the Bridges Isles, you can explore the island for concheros, or giant shells, and enjoy the views of Chile and Argentina. You will also see the Les Eclaireurs lighthouse. During the cruise, you can enjoy snacks and favorite Argentine drink, mate. At appropriate time in the afternoon you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires. Upon arrival you will be taken to the hotel, private service.
Day 10: Buenos Aires to Puerto Iguazu
At appropriate time you will be taken to the domestic airport to take your flight to Puerto Iguazu. Private service. Upon arrival, you will be taken to your hotel at which point you will have the afternoon to relax and enjoy the tropical climate and jungle setting, private service.
Day 11: Iguazu National Park: Argentine Side
After breakfast you will depart on private full day tour to the Argentine side of the Iguazu Falls where you will have intimate views of this unforgettable section of the Iguazu River. Lower and upper walkways permit up close and personal experiences with this magnificent spectacle of nature. Trails through the 210 square mile reserve provide visitors with various views of the Falls, especially the largest one, Devil's Throat. The ecological train ride is included in the tour with an option to add the Safari Nautico boat trip ( for an additional cost ). The Iguazu boat trips takes you right up to the base of the Falls. This exciting excursion is highly recommended in order to experience the true power of Iguazu Falls. ( Please be aware- on the boat trip there is a 100% chance that you will get wet...the Falls provide a refreshing "natural shower". Be sure to take some extra clothes if you want to do this excursion). Return to the hotel in the late afternoon.
Day 12: Iguazu National Park: Brazilian Side / Buenos Aires
After breakfast, enjoy a private half day excursion to the Brazilian side of the Iguazu Falls where you will enjoy vast panoramic views of the Falls allowing you to take them in their entirety. At appropriate time in the afternoon you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight to Buenos Aires, private service. Upon arrival you will be taken to your hotel.
Day 13: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Breakfast. Day at leisure to enjoy any of the available Optional Tours. We recommend taking a day trip to an Estancia (ranch).
Day 14: Buenos Aires
At appropriate time you will be escorted by private service to the international airport for your flight back home.
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