Itinerary

Days 1-2 Buenos Aires

Get swept away in the energy of the energetic, captivating capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires. Sample epicurean delights in one of the many cosmopolitan restaurants or perhaps wander picturesque boulevards to admire grand architecture.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Day 3 Cordoba

Cordoba boats a laidback atmosphere, interesting historical sites and a festive student population. Nestled among green hills, this delightful city is home to beautiful churches, renowned galleries and lively bars.
ACCOM: Hostel - 1

Days 4-6 Estancia Stay

Unleash that inner gaucho while staying on a working cattle ranch. Explore the vast Pampas on horseback and enjoy the succulent flavours of a traditional Argentine barbecue.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 3

Day 7 Quilmes

Visit the ruins of Quilmes, the ancient home of a tribe that resisted both the Incas and even the Spanish for over 100 years. Walk through the crumbling structures and picture the city as it once was.
ACCOM: Bush camp (no facilities) - 1

Day 8 Cafayate

Journey to the picturesque wine region of Argentina. Learn about local production on a vineyard tour in Cafayate, perhaps taking the opportunity to quaff some renowned blends.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 9-11 Salta

Admire Salta's elegant colonial architecture on a walk through cobbled streets - perhaps also relax in a cafe or shop for local handicrafts. From energetic pursuits to relaxing rendezvous, there's a stack of fun things to do in Salta.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2, Hotel - 1

Days 12-13 San Pedro de Atacama

Cross the border to Chile and set up camp at San Pedro Atacama - a real little gem of this area and one of the world's best places for stargazing. By day, visit the surreal lunar landscape of Valle de la Luna and soak up the hospitality of this quirky desert town by night.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 14 Bolivian Altiplano

Venture deep into the wilderness through the Bolivian antiplano, where it is more common to spot a flamingo or a llama than a another human being.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 15-16 Uyuni/Salar de Uyuni

Gaze out over the expansive Salar de Uyuni and surrounding desert on an adventure-filled Bolivian salt flats tour. Visit the fiery-red Laguna Colorada and the blue-green Laguna Verde. These breathtaking natural wonders are a pleasure to behold and the perfect backdrop for holiday snaps.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Days 17-18 Potosi

Explore the once-wealthy mining town of Potosi, and perhaps take an optional tour through a working mine - an experience definitely not for the claustrophobic.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Day 19 Livichuco

Head to the remote community of Livichuco and share in the Qaqachaqa culture with people of Aymara origin. Trek some ancient Inca paths and share in song and dance with the locals before an authentic community feast, made with local organic products.
ACCOM: Homestay - 1

Days 20-21 La Paz

The South American adventure continues into La Paz. Bolivia's cultural capital is the perfect place to pick up some alpaca wool products. Perhaps call into the Coca Museum to learn about this controversial plant's important role in Bolivian culture.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1