ARGENTINA COMPACT PACK
  A shortcut to discover Argentina's diversity in just 16 days.
ACP is a marathon of surprises. Mounted on a "classic tour" frame, the trip will take you to meet some of Argentina's highlights in an economic pack.

Itinerary
Day
Place
Activities
1
BA
Reception and transfer from Ezeiza Intl. Airport to hotel - Activities orientation chat - Trip manual will be provided - Free day
2
BA
City Tour 1 - We'll visit the traditional and modern Buenos Aires through its most representative neighborhoods, such as the Historical Downtown with the world famous May Square, the government palace called "Casa Rosada" (Pink House), the Congress and the Obelisk. Our next stop will be San Telmo the birthplace of great bohemian artists of Argentina. La Boca will introduce us into the Tango neighborhood by excellence, here will go through the "Caminito" street and the Boca Juniors football club. The tour continues by Retiro to end in the most modern and exclusive neighborhood of BA, Puerto Madero.
3
BA
City Tour 2 - We'll visit the most "fashion" neighborhoods of BA. The tour starts in Recoleta where we'll visit the famous cemetery where historical celebrities like Eva Perón and Juan Manuel de Rosas rest.
Afterwards we´ll continue by Palermo Soho and Hollywood to finish in Belgrano. A night tour is scheduled at Las Cañitas a very youthful place
4
Salta
Flight BA- Salta. A charming tour is scheduled so as to discover Salta city (well known as "The beautiful"). The excursion will lead us to San Lorenzo, a little town located in the very beginnings of the subtropical rainforest called "yungas".
5
Salta
Cachi tour. An old colonial town located at 3.000 m (9.000ft) above sea level and laying at the foot of the giant Cachi mountain of 6720 m (20.160ft). It's classic colonial architecture was protected in 1945 being declared National Historical Monument. During our way to Cachi we'll go through the "Obispo" slope and stop by the "Cardones" national park where we'll see giant 3m (10ft) tall cactus.
6
Salta
Tour to Cafayate - 1.700m (5.100ft) by the scenic wine route of Salta. On our way we'll delight ourselves with the incredible colors and rock formations that can be observed just by the side of the road. Wine tasting at cellars.
7
Salta
Excursion to Purmamarca visiting the incredible "7 colored mountain". On our way to Tilcara we'll make a stop to focus on the famous "Pucara", an old fortification belonging to a civilization of Incan origin. The tour is completed with a visit to the "Quebrada de Humahuaca" valley declared World Heritage by the UNESCO. We'll go through the altitude desert named "Puna" and return by the "Yunga" rainforest
8
Puerto Madryn
Flight Salta - BA - Trelew. Tranfer to Puerto Madryn. Free day
9
Puerto Madryn Península de Valdés tour (1999 World Heritage by UNESCO) to appreciate it's magnificent and diverse fauna consisting of sea lions, elephant seals, guanacos (american camelids), lesser rheas, foxes, armadillos, marine birds and the most wanted of the list… orcas, dolphins and the world famous southern right whale.


10
Puerto Madryn Navigation through the Gulf. Sighting of dolphins / whales in purpose designed vessels*. 100% guaranteed!! (*depending on season: Whales: April to November, Dolphins: December to March). Optionally you can take a sea lions snorkel, this is done all year round, being the best time November - April
11
El Calafate Flight Trelew - Calafate. Free day to relax and enjoy a ride through this charming Patagonian town
12
El Calafate 60km away from Calafate we´ll find one of the world's natural wonders, the Perito Moreno glacier. With its 270 sq km. It oversizes the BA Federal District. Here will board a boat that will cross the Argentino lake so that we can appreciate the 80m tall walls of the glacier. Once on shore we'll do a trekking over this huge ice block. The Perito Moreno was declared World Heritage on 1981 by the UNESCO.
13
El Calafate Back again in the "Los Glaciares" National Park, but this time to navigate through the iceberg channel of the northern part of lake Argentino. Here we will appreciate the Upsala which is the biggest glaciar of the region. During our way other glaciar will be sighted like the Onetto and Spegazzini.
14
Puerto Iguazú It's time to leave the cold Patagonia and head towards the warm tropical rainforest. We'll board the plane for the Calafate - BA - Iguazú flight and get ourselves prepared to see these incredible falls. Free afternoon
15
Iguazú Will enter the dense jungle and hike through the "Iguazú" national Park thus visiting the world famous Iguazú falls, declared World Heritage by UNESCO. With 275 water jumps, the falls are the result of a prehistoric volcanic eruption. Water falls at a rate of 12700 cubic meters per second reaching 100m high jumps.
16
Iguazú - Buenos Aires Flight Iguazú - BA. - Transfer in BA to international airport or hotel- END



Altournatives shows in the present itinerary a guideline. PLEASE, ALWAYS CONSULT OUR AGENTS FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE AND AVAILABLE PRESENT PROMOTIONS.

The mentioned trip can be completed with tours around Buenos Aires. Please feel free to check our section City Tours BA.