Fraud Blocker

Tour Summary

Prepare for a captivating 14-day family adventure through the diverse landscapes and vibrant cultures of Argentina. From the bustling streets of Buenos Aires to the awe-inspiring natural wonders of Salta and Iguazú Falls, this tour promises a wide array of experiences. Explore the picturesque valleys of the Calchaquíes, marvel at the majestic Iguazú Falls, and delve into the rich history of Argentina’s northern regions. Designed with families in mind, this tour offers a perfect blend of adventure, relaxation, and educational opportunities, ensuring memorable experiences for travelers of all ages. Join us for an unforgettable exploration of Argentina’s most cherished sights.

Highlights

  • checkIguazú FallsExperience the might of the Iguazú Falls from both the Argentine and Brazilian sides.
  • checkQuebrada de HumahuacaDrive through this UNESCO World Heritage site, marveling at its colorful landscapes and ancient cultural heritage.
  • checkBuenos AiresExplore the cosmopolitan capital city, known for its rich culture, historic architecture, and lively neighborhoods.
  • checkScenic Self-DrivesEnjoy picturesque drives through the Patagonian landscape, with opportunities to stop and admire the natural beauty along the way.

Itinerary

  • DAY 1 Arrive in Buenos Aires
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Buenos Aires - Argentina Adventure day 1

    Upon your arrival at Ezeiza International Airport in Buenos Aires, your friendly English-speaking driver will be eagerly waiting to greet you. Next, you will set off on a 45-minute drive to your hotel located in the heart of Buenos Aires. This private transfer ensures a smooth, stress-free beginning to your adventure in the “Paris of South America“. This cosmopolitan city offers a captivating mix of European architecture and Latin passion, pulsing with lively tango rhythms, exquisite cuisine, and a thriving cultural scene.

    • ActivityActivity:Arrival.
    • TransportTransport:Car.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Loi Suites Esmeralda or similar.
  • DAY 2 Buenos Aires Highlights Bike Tour
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Buenos Aires biking - Argentina Adventure day 2

    Set out on an exhilarating four-hour bike tour through the heart of Buenos Aires with an English-speaking guide who has called this alluring city home for years. Today, you’ll discover the city’s most iconic sights. Start by watching the passionate tango dancers in the colorful streets of La Boca district. Next, admire the historic architecture surrounding Plaza de Mayo. Then, venture to the modern waterfront area of Puerto Madero. Finally, conclude your tour with a stroll through the bohemian streets of San Telmo, soaking in its unique charm.

    • ActivityActivity:Biking. Sightseeing.
    • TransportTransport:Bike.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Loi Suites Esmeralda or similar.
  • DAY 3 Exploring Buenos Aires at Your Leisure
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Boca Jr Stadium - Argentina Family day 3

    Buenos Aires beckons with endless experiences offering a glimpse into Argentina’s rich heritage. Start in the colorful La Boca neighborhood, where the vividly painted houses and the famous Club Boca soccer stadium captivate visitors. For a historical experience, don’t miss Recoleta Cemetery, the final resting place of Evita Perón.

    If culinary delights and shopping are on your agenda, the Palermo neighborhood offers a plethora of restaurants and trendy boutiques. For a cultural deep dive, the Eva Perón Museum and the Quinquela Martin Museum provide historical insights.

    • ActivityActivity:Exploring.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Loi Suites Esmeralda or similar.
  • DAY 4 Arrive in Salta
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Salta - Argentina Family day 4

    Today you’ll switch cities in comfort and style with seamless private transfers. An English-speaking guide will whisk you from your Buenos Aires hotel to Aeroparque Airport, ensuring a smooth 20-minute drive to catch your departing flight.

    Upon landing at Salta International Airport, another guide awaits to greet you warmly and escort you to your Salta accommodation, also a brief 20-minute ride. These effortless transitions allow you more time to relax and anticipate the adventures ahead in Argentina.

     

    • ActivityActivity:Transfer.
    • TransportTransport:Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Solar de la Plaza or similar.
  • DAY 5 Selfdrive Salta - Cachi
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Lerma Valley - Argentina Family day 5

    Today, you drive through the picturesque Lerma Valley, located about 62 mi (100 km) south of Salta, which is dotted with provincial towns such as Chicoana and large tobacco fields. As you ascend to an altitude of 3,348 m.a.s.l., you are treated to spectacular views over Cuesta del Obispo, a winding road that cuts through narrow, deep gorges.

    Your route then follows the Recta de Tintin, a straight path piercing through an expansive field of towering cactuses, before ending your day in the charming mountain village of Cachi. Total drive: 162 km, approximately 3.5 hours. Your rental car will be delivered to your hotel. The rental includes 400 km per day, 24-hour assistance, a second driver, and basic insurance with a deductible.

    • ActivityActivity:Exploring. Sightseeing. Driving.
    • TransportTransport:Rented Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Finca La Paya or similar.
  • DAY 6 Selfdrive Cachi - Cafayate
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Cafayate Vineyard - Argentina Family day 6

    Today, you travel along the renowned Route 40, one of the world’s longest and most famous roads, stretching from Molinos to Cafayate through desert landscapes, small farms, expansive vineyards, and vibrant limestone mountains.

    Highlights include Flechas’ Gorge, a unique desert of ash and quartz, and remnants of an ancient lake. When the light of the full moon reflects off the quartz, it creates an illuminated desert. Cafayate, celebrated as the region’s wine capital, concludes your journey. Total drive: 157 km, approximately 4 hours.

    • ActivityActivity:Exploring. Driving.
    • TransportTransport:Rented Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Viñas De Cafayate Wine Resort or similar.
  • DAY 7 Exploring Cafayate at Your Leisure
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Cafayate - Argentina Family day 7

    Spend a leisurely day exploring Cafayate, the renowned wine capital nestled in the scenic valleys of Argentina. Wander through this idyllic town, where the charm of vineyard-laden landscapes meets rich cultural history. Sample the celebrated Torrontés, a signature white wine that epitomizes the region’s viticultural prowess.

    Visit local wineries to delve deeper into the wine-making process and savor a variety of exquisite vintages. Cafayate offers a tranquil escape, combining stunning natural beauty with a robust wine culture, making it a must-visit destination for enthusiasts and casual travelers alike.

    • ActivityActivity:Exploring.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Viñas De Cafayate Wine Resort or similar.
  • DAY 8 Selfdrive Cafayate - Salta
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Devil's Throat - Argentina Family day 8

    Set out on a scenic journey from Cafayate to Salta, driving through landscapes adorned with striking red rock formations. Pause along the way to capture the dazzling color play with your camera. Notable landmarks like Garganta del Diablo (Devil’s Throat) and the Amphitheatre invite you to explore their majestic structures on foot.

    These natural wonders offer a thrilling glimpse into the region’s geological past. Your drive concludes in Salta, a city that blends colonial architecture with vibrant culture. Total Drive: 189 km, approximately 3.5 hours.

    • ActivityActivity:Driving.
    • TransportTransport:Rented Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Finca Valentina or similar.
  • DAY 9 Selfdrive Salta - Humahuaca - Purmamarca
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Purmamarca - Argentina Family day 9

    Today marks the start of the ultimate self-drive from Salta to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Quebrada of Humahuaca. This gorge is renowned for its colorful mountains, geological formations, and historical villages. Highlights include the Humahuaca Market, Colorado’s Gorge, the sacred Cardones garden at 3,200 meters, Serranías del Hornocal, and the Pucara of Tilcara.

    You will also visit the artisanal markets in the villages of Tilcara, Humahuaca, and Purmamarca. Your overnight stay is in Purmamarca, known for the 7-colored hill just outside the village. Total Drive: 313 km / 5 hours.

    • ActivityActivity:Driving. Sightseeing.
    • TransportTransport:Rented Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Los Colorados Cabañas or similar.
  • DAY 10 Selfdrive Purmamarca - Salt Lakes - Purmamarca
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Salt Lakes - Argentina Family day 10

    Prepare to traverse one of the most scenic routes into the Andes via Cuesta de Lipan on Road 52. Starting from Purmamarca, head west towards the Chilean border along a winding road that showcases a diverse and ever-changing landscape.

    This journey, which ascends to heights of over 4,000 meters before descending to a vast, desolate plateau dotted with expansive salt flats, is likely one of the most spectacular drives you’ll experience. Total drive: 135 km, approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.

    • ActivityActivity:Exploring.
    • TransportTransport:Rented Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Los Colorados Cabañas or similar.
  • Day 11 Selfdrive Purmamarca - Salta
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Puerto Iguazu - Argentina Family day 11

    Today, as you return to Salta, you will journey past the provincial capital of Jujuy and head south directly to the Salta airport to drop off your car. Along this route, enjoy the shifting scenery of northern Argentina as you drive through diverse landscapes that feature everything from lush greenery to arid stretches.

    Total Drive: 188 km, approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes. Next, board your flight to Puerto Iguazú, lasting 2 hours and 10 minutes. Upon arrival, an English-speaking guide will drive you from Iguazú International Airport to your hotel on a 25-minute private transfer.

    • ActivityActivity:Drive. Transfer.
    • TransportTransport:Rented Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Posada 21 Oranges or similar.
  • Day 12 Argentinian Iguazú Waterfalls
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Iguazu Falls - Argentina Family day 12

    This morning, you’ll visit the Argentinean side of Iguazú Falls, where you can stand just meters away from the awe-inspiring Garganta del Diablo (Devil’s Throat). Here, witness water cascading from heights of up to 276 ft (84 m).

    For a different perspective, consider an optional boat tour that takes you right up close to the waterfalls. As you explore the park’s trails, keep an eye out for local wildlife such as coatis. You might even spot monkeys or toucans!

    • ActivityActivity:Hiking. Transfer.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Posada 21 Oranges or similar.
  • Day 13 Brazilian Iguazú Waterfalls
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Chalten - Argentina Adventure day 11

    Today, you will explore the Brazilian side of Iguazú Falls. Wider than Victoria Falls and higher than Niagara Falls, Iguazú comprises 275 waterfalls stretching over 1.68 mi (2.7 km). Witness them plunge into the Iguazú River from the perfect vantage point of the viewing platforms as you walk along well-maintained trails.

    An English-speaking guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you on a 20-minute drive to Iguazú International Airport in Puerto Iguazú. From there, you’ll board a flight to Buenos Aires lasting 2 hours and 10 minutes. Another guide will meet you upon arrival at Aeroparque Airport to drive you to your hotel in Buenos Aires, a short 20-minute private transfer.

    • ActivityActivity:Hiking. Transfer.
    • TransportTransport:Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.
    • AccommodationsAccommodation:Loi Suites Esmeralda or similar.
  • DAY 14 Departure From Buenos Aires
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Chalten - Argentina Adventure day 12

    This is the final day of your journey. To ensure a smooth departure, a private transfer has been arranged from your hotel to Ezeiza International Airport in Buenos Aires. An English-speaking driver will pick you up approximately 4 hours before your flight, allowing ample time to account for any traffic.

    The drive to the airport typically takes 45 minutes. This arrangement ensures that you will arrive at the airport relaxed and with plenty of time to check in for your flight, reflecting on your memorable trip as you prepare to head home.

    • ActivityActivity:Departure.
    • TransportTransport:Car.
    • mealMeal:Breakfast.

Map

14-Day Argentina Adventure Map

14-Day Argentina Adventure Map

Book now

Price Based on Number of Guests:
1 guest$ 5,249 p.p.
2 guests$ 3,395 p.p.
6 guest or more.$ 3,200 p.p.
Check Availability

Inclusions

  • Meals Meals as described in the itinerary.
  • Accommodation Accommodation in a double or triple room.
  • Rental Car: Category J Renault Duster or similar, including 24-hour assistance, airport tax, and basic insurance with a deductible.
  • Plane Transportation as described in the itinerary, inluding local flights.
  • Plane Private airport pick-ups and drop-offs.
  • Bus Transport Private activities and transfers as described in the itinerary.
  • Tour Guide Professional English-speaking guide during tours.
  • Activities Entrance fees to the mentioned activities.
  • assistance 24/7 assistance in English, Dutch and Spanish.
  • Exclusion Exclusions

    + International flights.
    + City taxes in Buenos Aires, Bariloche and Iguazú.
    + Activities, meals, and drinks not described in the itinerary.
    + GPS, unless mentioned.
    + Gasoil for selfdrives.
    + Personal medical and travel insurance. Can be included upon request.
    + Personal expenses.
    + Optional tips for the guide.

Additional information

  • Rates for 2025 are subject to change.
  • Please note that departure dates are subject to change due to availability.
  • The hotels we’ve listed in the itinerary are our top picks. If the hotel we mentioned isn’t available, we’ll book you into another of the same level.
  • Important things to bring: Warm, windproof, and waterproof clothing, appropriate shoes or boots, water, sun protection, pocket money, and passport.
  • Inform yourself about food safety when traveling to tropical countries. Take the necessary precautions to avoid food poisoning (always wash your hands before eating, don’t eat street food, only eat peeled fruits, etc.).
  • It is mandatory to have valid travel and medical insurance. Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have.
  • Rebecca Adventure Travel will not be responsible for any illnesses or missed meals and tours due to an illness.
  • Rebecca Adventure Travel and the respective tour operator reserve the right to change the itinerary without prior notice due to weather conditions, availability, National Park regulations or notifications, and unforeseeable circumstances.

ADVANTAGES OF BOOKING WITH REBECCA ADVENTURE TRAVEL

  • Authenticity: Rebecca Adventure Travel offers unique and authentic experiences. All tours are personally selected by Rebecca, which guarantees authentic hotels (preferably family-owned), high-quality tours, great service, and, last but not least, value for money.
  • Tailor-made design: Whether travelers prefer a Galapagos island-hopping tour, a cruise, or a tailor-made tour of Ecuador, our local and international destination experts use their own travel experiences to create the right travel plan for every traveler.
  • Safety & 24/7 assistance: Rebecca Adventure Travel possesses all official tour operating insurance up to EUR 3 million. The team can be reached 24/7 for emergencies, by phone, e-mail, Skype, and WhatsApp. This service is available in English, Spanish, and Dutch!
  • Face-to-face assistance throughout your travels: Although online communication is essential, in-person service is very important, too. This is why travelers can get face-to-face travel advice at the Travel Concept Store in Zutphen, Netherlands. During your trip, there will be local personal hostesses at each destination, e.g., the Galapagos Islands.
  • Zero credit card fee: For guests who book a cruise with Rebecca Adventure Travel, there is no extra charge for credit card payment.
  • When you book a tour with Rebecca Adventure Travel you agree to its terms and conditions.

See More