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Argentina Northern Argentina discovery 

  • Sport and adventure
Explore the nature and culture of Northern Argentina! The trip starts with a grand visit to the unique Iguazu falls, where you will have the chance to visit both the Argentine and Brazilian sides of the falls. Next, we will start our gorgeous nature trek! Spend 3 days out in the wild alongside you group and guide, and discover the local flora and fauna on your way. You will also make stops in loca...

Explore the nature and culture of Northern Argentina! The trip starts with a grand visit to the unique Iguazu falls, where you will have the chance to visit both the Argentine and Brazilian sides of the falls. Next, we will start our gorgeous naturetrek! Spend 3 days out in the wild alongside you group and guide, and discover the local flora and fauna on your way. You will also make stops in localvillages and cities, where you will have the opportunity to experience the dailylife and meet the locals

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking
  • Nature observation
    Nature observation
  • Meet locals
    Meet locals
  • City
    City
  • Mountain
    Mountain

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Flight to Iguazu

Up, up and away!  

Transfer from your hotel to the airport, and catch the flight from Buenos Aires to Iguazu! Upon arrival, you will have a half day excursion to the majestic falls, a true nature experience! Enjoy a lovely jungle walk and see endless species of flora that coexists with the native bird life. Calling all adrenaline junkies: If you'd like, you can go canopying in the jungle, and feel the thrill when you go down the rock in the middle of the 50 ft high waterfall...  

Visited:
Iguaçu Falls
Accomodation
La Aldea de la Selva Lodge (igaçu)

Day 2: The Brazilian and Argentine Iguazu falls

Because one day is just not enough! 

You can't go to the Iguazu falls, and not see both the Brazilian and Argentine sides... Which is why you today will have a full day tour, covering both!  Start on the Argentine side, where the walkways let you to explore the spectacular waterfalls from different angles, and we will stop by the spectacular fall "Devil's Throat"... Continue over the boarder to the Brazilian side, where the views are no less spectacular! 

Visited:
Iguaçu Falls
Accomodation
La Aldea de la Selva Lodge (igaçu)

Day 3: Flight to Iguazu to Salta

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Salta! On arrival, a driver picks you up and brings you to Tilcara, were we will spend the day. Explore this colorful town on your own, and take some time to relax: tomorrow, the trekking adventure begins! 

Disclaimer: Following days consist of daily hikes, lasting between 6-9h each. No previous technical skill is needed, but the level of the tour is "intense", and a certain level of fitness is recommended. The itinerary of the tour may change due to weather if the guide deems it necessary. 

Accomodation
Reposo del Diablo Charming Hotel (Tilcara)

Day 4: The trekking begins

And into the wild we go...

Hop in the car and hittheroad early in the morning to the city Huacalera, where our trek begins! After 4hrs, we will reach our campsite for the evening, Quebrada Media (2789 ft.), where we will start to set up our tents. Enjoy an evening meal, and why not try to do some stargazing? 

Lunch and dinner included. 

Night at Semi full Camp.

Visited:
Tilcara

Day 5: Trek to Abrad de la Cruz and Alonzo

After breakfast, begin the trek to Abra de la Cruz (12631 ft). En-route, we will stop to enjoy a packed  lunch, and then continue the walk to the rural school of Alonzo! This tour is estimated to take 4-5 h before reaching our next campsite.

Lunch and dinner included. 

Night at Semi full Camp.

Visited:
Quebrada de las ConchasColonia Alonso

Day 6: Return to Tilcara

With a stop to Xixilera!

After breakfast, start the last day of trekking and head back to Tilcara! We descend to Xixilera, where you will have the chance to  visit the localcommunity. After lunch, continue from Xixilera towards the Quebrada de la Huerta, which will close the loop of our tour, and you will be transferred back to Tilcara. Today's estimated walking time is 4-5 h.

Lunch and dinner included. 

Night at Semi full Camp.

Visited:
Tilcara
Accomodation
Reposo del Diablo Charming Hotel (Tilcara)

Day 7: Last day in Tilcara

Where will your next adventure take you?

After breakfast, a privatetransfer from Tilcara will take you to the Salta or Jujuy airport in time for your flight. We hope you have enjoyed your days with us, and hope to see you back soon! 


Iguaçu Falls Tilcara Quebrada de las Conchas Colonia Alonso Buenos Aires

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £1,500 / 7 days
Excluding international flights
02 paxSingle supplement tour and accomodationSingle supplement (sharing Tour & Services)
Price per person during low season from April to June£1,460£1,130£150
Price per person during middle season from July to October£1,480£1,140£170

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
  • In-trip flights
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