Argentina Multisport

Marvel at Aconcagua; one of the Seven Summits and cycle through Mendoza's wineries on this exhilarating group tour. Head south to get your adrenaline pumping with white water rafting in Bariloche and El Chalten. Hike to Mount Fitz Roy and enjoy a guided tour of the mighty Perito Moreno glacier.

15 Days

$5,417

Argentina Multisport - 15 - $5,417

Trip Summary and Itinerary Map

  • Cycle through Mendoza's wineries and enjoy a tasting, its the perfect base to discover wine country
  • Marvel at Aconcagua; one of the Seven Summits
  • Grab a paddle and get your adrenaline pumping while white water rafting down the rapids of Monso River
  • Catch a glimpse of Mount Fitz Roy and view the impressive Perito Moreno Glacier
  • Savour the scenery of Patagonia and enjoy the hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires

Start from Buenos Aires and end at Buenos Aires

Landmarks visited on Argentina Multisport

Operator's Itinerary

Day 1: Buenos Aires

The adventure begins tonight. Feel free to explore before your welcome meeting, but make sure you're back in time to meet the group. After introductions, your CEO will review the details of your tour. Please note that normal check-in times apply at our start hotels, but you can usually store your luggage for the day if you arrive early.

Optional Activities: Buenos Aires Bike Tour, Buenos Aires Guided City Tour, Teatro Colon Tour and La Boca Neighbourhood Visit

Accommodation: Hotel Dazzler San Telmo


Day 2: Buenos Aires/Mendoza

Board a flight bound for the wine region of Argentina and explore the laid-back city of Mendoza. Wander the leafy streets and peek into shops, stop at a local cafe or explore one of the nearby parks. 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 cafes, bars and restaurants on offer on Avenida Aristides.

Optional Activities - Cooking Class , Whitewater Rafting Mendoza

Length of excursion: 2 hour flight

Accommodation: Hotel Mendoza

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 3: Mendoza

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. Explore Mendoza wine country by bike, visit two different vineyards and wineries. Enjoy half a day of tastings, history, and wine culture, make sure to try the famous Malbec. Delight your tastebuds as you learn more about the region and the people who call Argentina home.

Accommodation: Hotel Mendoza

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 4: Mendoza

Head out early and drive into the mountains; trek to Aconcagua base camp taking in views of the largest mountain in the Americas en route. The highest peak outside of the Himalayas, Aconcagua, stands 6962m (22841ft) tall. Located roughly 3 hours 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. Arrive in Aconcagua Provincial Park and start the trek toward the immense mountain towering above. The first half of the trek winds uphill through a deep valley, reaching 3400m (11,200 ft), stop along the way to take in the spectacular views of the neighbouring Andes. During the trekking season, base camp will be filled with mountaineers preparing to climb Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Americas.

Length of excursion: 5 - 6 hour hike, 6 hour drive

Accommodation: Hotel Mendoza

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch


Day 5: Mendoza

Enjoy a free day to explore Mendoza. Get a handle on Argentine cooking, try out a few more wines or hang out at a local cafe, before taking an overnight bus to Bariloche. Curl up and catch a snooze en route to the next stop.

Optional activities - Whitewater Rafting Mendoza, Cooking Class

Length of excursion: 16 hour overnight bus


Day 6: San Carlos de Bariloche

Take the day to explore Bariloche, an outdoor enthusiast's dream come true in the Lake District of Argentina. Get out and explore this stunning national park!

Go for a hike along the Bella Vista trail, relax by Nahuel Huapi Lake or wander the streets and pop into artisanal chocolate shops. 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.

Optional Activities - Mountain Biking, Bariloche Circuito Chico Tour, Horseback Riding Bariloche and Hiking

Accommodation: Soft Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 7: San Carlos de Bariloche

Depart early in the morning for whitewater rafting on Class III/IV rapids. Grab a paddle, strap on your helmet, and head down the Class III/IV rapids of the mighty Monso River towards the Chilean border. Take a rest from paddling and take in the beautiful scenery around the emerald waters before rewarding your hard work with an "Asado Patagonico" (Patagonian barbecue).

Accommodation: Soft Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch


Day 8: San Carlos de Bariloche/El Chalten

Fly to El Calafate and continue by bus to El Chalten and Glacier National Park. En route, marvel at the towering Andean mountains. Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped van ride.

Length of excursion: 2 hour flight, 4 hours by bus

Accommodation: Hosteria El Paraiso

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 9: El Chalten

Enjoy a full-day guided hike to Laguna de los Tres and if the weather cooperates, a clear view of the Fitz Roy peaks. En route, take in the gradual changes in terrain from tree covered trails to exposed alpine landscapes. Laguna de los Tres is the most popular trek in El Chalten 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.

Length of hike: 8 - 9 hours

Accommodation: Hosteria El Paraiso

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 10: El Chalten

Explore one of El Chalten'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. Explore the region by foot and hike one of the many trails around El Chalten.

Optional Activities - Cerro Torre Valley Hike, Laguna Torre Hike

Accommodation: Hosteria El Paraiso

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 11: El Chalten/El Calafate

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.

Length of excursion: 3.5 hours by private vehicle

Meals included: Breakfast

Accommodation: Hosteria Posta Sur


Day 12: El Calafate

Enjoy free time and opt to cruise on beautiful Lake Argentino, take a leisurely hike to Laguna Nimez or explore the souvenir shops and restaurants in town. 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.

Optional Activities - Laguna Nimez, Upsala Glacier and Onelli Bay Excursion, Cruise on Argentino Lake, Viedma Glacier Boat Trip and Viedma Glacier Hike

Accommodation: Hosteria Posta Sur

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 13: El Calafate

Travel to Perito Moreno Glacier for an included guided tour. Get out there and explore the natural wonder that is the Perito Moreno Glacier, one of the world's few "advancing" glaciers. Head to the southern end of Los Glaciares National Park, where Moreno's 60m (197 ft) wall of ice sporadically chokes off the narrow "Canal de los Tempanos" (Iceberg Channel) creating a natural ice dam, which eventually explodes in a dynamic display of force. Opt to take a boat ride on the lake to get a different view of the stunning landscape and marvel at how large the glacier is up close. 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 1,505km 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.

Optional Activities - Perito Moreno Glacier Boat Tour

Accommodation - Hosteria Posta Sur

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 14: El Calafate/Buenos Aires

Fly back to the vibrant city of Buenos Aires. 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!

Optional Activities - San Telmo Visit, La Boca Neighbourhood Visit, Buenos Aires Guided City Tour and Tango Dinner Show

Accommodation: Hotel Dazzler San Telmo

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 15: Buenos Aires

Depart at any time

Optional Activities - Buenos Aires Bike Tour, Buenos Aires Guided City Tour, Teatro Colon Tour and La Boca Neighbourhood Visit

Meals included: Breakfast

Prices, Departures and Inclusions

Start date Price (pp)
January 2019
6-Jan-2019 $5,417* Limited Availability
20-Jan-2019 $5,417 Limited Availability
February 2019
3-Feb-2019 $5,417* Fully Booked
17-Feb-2019 $5,417 Limited Availability
March 2019
3-Mar-2019 $5,417* Guaranteed Date
17-Mar-2019 $5,417 Fully Booked
October 2019
6-Oct-2019 $5,417* Guaranteed Date
20-Oct-2019 $5,417 Guaranteed Date
November 2019
3-Nov-2019 $5,417* Guaranteed Date
17-Nov-2019 $5,417 Guaranteed Date
December 2019
1-Dec-2019 $5,417* Guaranteed Date
22-Dec-2019 $5,417 Guaranteed Date
January 2020
5-Jan-2020 $5,417* Guaranteed Date
19-Jan-2020 $5,417 Guaranteed Date
February 2020
2-Feb-2020 $5,417* Guaranteed Date
16-Feb-2020 $5,417 Guaranteed Date
March 2020
1-Mar-2020 $5,417* Guaranteed Date
15-Mar-2020 $5,417 Guaranteed Date

* Note: Prices are per person. Paid in GBP (£) - figure above is based on today's exchange rate. Actual cost £4,399

If you're travelling solo and would prefer to have your own private room throughout your trip there is an additional price of  $1,299 USD

Includes

  • Hands-On: Mendoza Cycling Wine Tour, Mendoza
  • Full-day hike to Aconcagua base camp (Mendoza)
  • Full-day rafting and barbecue lunch (Bariloche)
  • Laguna de los Tres full-day guided hike (El Chalten)
  • Class III rafting
  • Perito Moreno Glacier guided tour (El Calafate)
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • All accommodation and meals mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Staff & experts throughout

Excludes

  • Meals not indicated in itinerary
  • Personal expenses and equipment
  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Any visa, passport and vaccination expenses

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