22 days in Central Argentina Itinerary

22 days in Central Argentina Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Argentina route planner

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Fly to Ingeniero Ambrosio Taravella Airport, Drive to Capilla del Monte
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Capilla del Monte
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cordoba
— 4 nights
Fly
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Tigre
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lujan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tandil
— 3 nights
Drive
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Mar del Plata
— 4 nights
Drive
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Villa Gesell
— 2 nights
Drive
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La Plata
— 2 nights
Drive to Ministro Pistarini International Airport, Fly to Amsterdam

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Capilla del Monte

— 2 nights
Capilla del Monte sits in the northern part of the Punilla Valley at an elevation of 980 m (3,215 ft) above sea level.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): stroll through Los Terrones, then take in the awesome beauty at Cuchi Corral, and then view the masterpieces at Matias Mischung. Esculturas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): examine the collection at House of Manuel Mujica Lainez and then make a trip to Eden Hotel.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Capilla del Monte trip maker app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Capilla del Monte is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Capilla del Monte. When traveling from Amsterdam in January, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Capilla del Monte: temperatures range from 18°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cordoba.

Things to do in Capilla del Monte

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 7 — 9:

Cordoba

— 4 nights

The Learned One

History lives on in the streets of Cordoba, Argentina's second-largest city.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cordoba: Villa Carlos Paz (Camino de las Las 100 Curvas & Complejo Aerosilla Carlos Paz). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Los Capuchinos, walk around Parque de las Tejas, steep yourself in history at Paseo del Buen Pastor, and don't miss a visit to Plaza San Martin.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cordoba sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Capilla del Monte to Cordoba in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. January in Cordoba sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Tigre.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Museums · Scenic Drive · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 9 — 13:

Tigre

— 2 nights
Teeming with weekend visitors and day-trippers from the national capital, Tigre and its lush nature offer a range of opportunities for exploring the great outdoors.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Temaiken Biopark and then explore the activities along Delta El Tigre. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Sarmiento House Museum, admire the masterpieces at Museo de arte Tigre, and then find something for the whole family at Parque de la Costa.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tigre itinerary planner.

Getting from Cordoba to Tigre by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in January, plan for much hotter days in Tigre, with highs around 34°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lujan.

Things to do in Tigre

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 13 — 15:

Lujan

— 2 nights

Capital of the Faith

The small riverfront town of Lujan is best known for its main attraction, the imposing Gothic-style church dedicated to the patron saint of Argentina, Our Lady of Lujan.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museo Gauchesco y Parque Criollo Ricardo Guiraldes and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia San Antonio de Padua. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): admire nature's wide array of creatures at ZOO Lujan, make a trip to Plaza Belgrano, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Lujan.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lujan tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tigre to Lujan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tigre in January: highs in Lujan hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tandil.

Things to do in Lujan

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 15 — 17:

Tandil

— 3 nights
Nestled in the foothills of the nearby mountain range, the town of Tandil offers a solid combination of big-city energy and small-town tranquility.
Tandil is known for historic sites, parks, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Cerro El Centinela, walk around Parque Independencia, make a trip to Palacio Municipal de Tandil, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to Don Quixote.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Tandil online travel planner.

Getting from Lujan to Tandil by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Lujan, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Tandil, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Mar del Plata.

Things to do in Tandil

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 20:

Mar del Plata

— 4 nights

Happy City

Drenched in sunshine and fringed by wide expanses of sandy coastline, Mar del Plata stands out as one of Argentina's most popular vacation resorts.
Mar del Plata is known for historic sites, beaches, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Puerto de Mar del Plata, admire the masterpieces at Museo MAR, don't miss a visit to Torre Tanque, and kick back and relax at Playa Varese.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Mar del Plata driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Tandil to Mar del Plata takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Mar del Plata can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Villa Gesell.

Things to do in Mar del Plata

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 24:

Villa Gesell

— 2 nights
A pleasant coastal town with an interesting history, Villa Gesell was established by Carlos Idaho Gesell, son of German economist Silvio Gesell.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): kick back and relax at Valeria del Mar Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa De Pinamar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Balneario Peter and then take a stroll through Paseo De Los Artesanos.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Villa Gesell trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Mar del Plata to Villa Gesell takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to La Plata.

Things to do in Villa Gesell

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 24 — 26:

La Plata

— 2 nights
In many ways a mini version of the national capital, attractive La Plata features a laid-back charm all its own thanks to its innovative layout.
On the 27th (Thu), get in on the family fun at Republica de los Ninos, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de la Plata, and then make a trip to Plaza Moreno.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the La Plata trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Villa Gesell to La Plata takes 4 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in La Plata

Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 28:

Central Argentina travel guide

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Landmarks · Churches · Specialty Museums
Whether you're taking a trip to Central Argentina for business, adventure, or romance, this area encompassing three provinces and over 7 million people promises to show you how to eat like royalty, ride like a gaucho, and celebrate local culture like a native. The three provinces--Santa Fe, Entre Rios, and Cordoba--boast a lively economy based on the production of grain, milk, cattle, vegetable oils, and agricultural machinery. In an area known for its distinct cuisine and local festivals, visitors on a vacation in Central Argentina rarely skip a chance to discover the Andes on horseback, stock up on authentic leather goods, and sample some of the country's finest wines.