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Combining two super-fun itineraries, this 15-day adventure was made for the modern-day explorer looking to roam this region at a variety of paces. Start your journey in gorgeous Buenos Aires before cycling through the country's celebrated wine region. Explore the charming city of Mendoza and take a six-hour trek among the views near mammoth Aconcagua, the largest mountain within the Americas. Hike through Glacier National Park and marvel at the sheer presence of Perito Moreno Glacier. Sign up and lace up for the Active adventure of your travelling years.

Latin America
  • Duration: 15 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
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  • Physical rating: Demanding
  • Accommodation standard:   Budget%
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  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Tour code: 166532
  • Starts: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Finishes: Buenos Aires, Argentina
You will Visit
  • Buenos Aires

Itinerary

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Day 1: Buenos Aires

Arrive at any time.

Additional Notes:
Pre nights are recommended to fully enjoy this vibrant city and take part in the optional activities available.

Included Activities:
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

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Day 2: Buenos Aires/Mendoza (1B)

The impressive snow-capped Aconcagua looms in the background of this laid-back city, drawing adventure seekers and wine enthusiasts alike. Famed worldwide for the high quality wine produced in this region, Mendoza makes the perfect base to discover wine country. Enjoy the slow pace of this desert town with large parks, charming plazas, and lively evenings where locals mill about outside the many cafés, bars and restaurants on offer on Avenida Arístides.

Transport:
Plane (2.00 hour(s))

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Day 3: Mendoza (1B)

Spend the day cycling through vineyards and stop at wineries en route to sample the world-famous Malbec. In the evening, wander the streets of bustling Mendoza.

Included Activities:
Mendoza Cycling Wine Tour

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Day 4: Mendoza (1B, 1L)

The highest peak outside of the Himalayas, Aconcagua, stands 6962m (22841ft) tall. Located roughly 3hrs from Mendoza, Aconcagua Provincial Park is the start point of the trek to base camp. Head toward the heart of the Andes, trek through unique landscapes and take in breathtaking views of Aconcagua en route to base camp.

Included Activities:
Aconcagua Base Camp Hike

Transport:
Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s))
Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s))

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Day 5: Mendoza

Enjoy a free day to explore Mendoza before taking an overnight bus to Bariloche.

Transport:
Overnight bus (16.00 hour(s))

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Day 6: San Carlos de Bariloche (1B)

Towering snow-capped peaks surround Lake Nahuel Huapi, creating the perfect photo at every turn, it's hard to deny that Bariloche is a photographer's paradise. There is plenty to see and do no matter the season. Winter draws skiers and snowboarders from near and far to carve through the excellent snow cover. In summer, hikers and mountain bikers abound taking advantage of the many trails to explore in the area. If that's not enough, Bariloche is Argentina's chocolate capital offering chocolate of all kinds to delight the senses.

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Day 7: San Carlos de Bariloche (1B, 1L)

Depart early in the morning for whitewater rafting on Class III/IV rapids. Enjoy the thrilling ride and navigate down the river to the Chilean border. En route stop for a traditional barbecue lunch before returning to Bariloche.

Included Activities:
Bariloche Whitewater Rafting

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Day 8: San Carlos de Bariloche/El Chaltén (1B)

Fly to El Calafate and continue by bus to El Chaltén and Glacier National Park. En route, marvel at the towering Andean mountains.

Transport:
Plane (1.75-2.00 hours)
Local bus (4.00 hour(s))

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Day 9: El Chaltén (1B)

Laguna de los Tres is the most popular trek in El Chaltén and for good reason. On a clear day, the view of Cerro Fitz Roy and the sparking teal lake below are spectacular. The gradual start to the trek provides time to appreciate the stunning landscape and ease into the challenging trekking ahead. Although the 400m (1,312 ft) incline to reach the lake is taxing, the reward is well worth the effort.

Included Activities:
Glacier National Park Guided Hike

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Day 10: El Chaltén (1B)

Explore one of El Chaltén's many trekking routes. Opt to explore the Laguna Torre trail to spot the dramatic Cerro Torre, hike to Laguna Capri or head up to the Condor Mirador to enjoy great views of the town.

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Day 11: El Chaltén/El Calafate (1B)

Jump into a raft and enjoy the thrilling ride through Glacier National Park. Watch the mountains fade into the distance and paddle down Class III rapids. Afterwards, head to the quaint little town of El Calafate, and opt for a hearty dinner to refuel.

Included Activities:
El Chaltén Whitewater Rafting

Transport:
Local bus (3.00-3.50 hours, 152km)

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Day 12: El Calafate (1B)

Home to the immense Perito Moreno Glacier, the quaint alpine town of El Calafate is the perfect base for exploring the nearby glaciers. Los Glaciares National Park, the most renowned in Argentina, was created in 1973 to preserve this vast glacial area encompassing the Upsala Glacier and the incredible Onelli Bay.

The main strip of this tiny town is lined with small wooden shops, browse for souvenirs, chocolates, or stop in one of the restaurants for a rest.

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Day 13: El Calafate (1B)

Argentino Lake, discovered in 1873, is the southernmost of the four water sheets produced by the Pleistocene Glaciation. With its fjords and fingers it covers 1,505km² (935 mi²), and is considered one of the most breathtaking lakes in the world.

The Perito Moreno Glacier is an imposing river of ice, 2.7km (1.7 mi) wide by 55m (180 ft) high, which descends from the continental ice field to the Canal de los Tempanos.



Included Activities:
Perito Moreno Glacier Tour

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Day 14: El Calafate/Buenos Aires (1B)

Fly to the capital city of Argentina, Buenos Aires, the city of Tango! When you are done exploring, settle your weary feet and enjoy a drink in one of the many sidewalk cafes and restaurants. You'll soon begin to understand the contemplative Argentine way of life.

Get together for one last meal—and a final bottle of wine. This will be your last chance to try Argentina's succulent bife and parrilladas, so dig in and enjoy!

Transport:
Plane (3.00-3.50 hours)

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Day 15: Buenos Aires (1B)

Depart at any time.

Inclusions:
    Activities
    • Cycling wine tour and wine sample
    • Full-day hike to Aconcagua base camp (Mendoza)
    • Full-day rafting and barbecue lunch (Bariloche)
    • Laguna de los Tres full-day guided hike (El Chaltén)
    • Class III rafting
    • Perito Moreno Glacier guided tour (El Calafate)
    • Internal flights
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
    Accommodation
    • Hotels (13 nts), overnight bus (1 nt)
    • 13 breakfasts, 2 lunches
    Transport
    • Public bus, van, plane
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Tour Highlights:
  • Cycle through Mendoza's wineries and enjoy a tasting
  • Marvel at Aconcagua; one of the Seven Summits
  • Get your adrenaline pumping while rafting
  • Catch a glimpse of Mount Fitz Roy
  • View the impressive Perito Moreno Glacier
  • Savour the scenery in Patagonia
  • Enjoy the hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires