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Location: Buenos Aires

Day 1 - 1 May 2019

Ezeiza International Airport

Buenos Aires, Ezeiza International Airport
Buenos Aires, Ezeiza International Airport
Buenos Aires, Ezeiza International Airport

Content: We commenced our journey with a 3 hour Latam airlines flight from GRU Airport to Ezeiza International Airport, located in the capital city of Argentina. Super modern, well organised and clean airport,security check was quick and smooth.

Hilton Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires, Hilton Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Hilton Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Hilton Buenos Aires

Content: Rented a car from airport and took a 30 min drive to our hotel located near old dock, staff was friendly and courteous, rooms were spacious and comfortable with attached balcony.

Obelisco

Buenos Aires, Obelisco
Buenos Aires, Obelisco
Buenos Aires, Obelisco

Content: Got ready and begin exploring Buenos Aries, we took a 20 min drive to our first destination which was Obelisco. It is a historic monument and icon of Buenos Aires. A clean beautiful place covered by historic buildings and cops for its security.

Teatro Colon

Buenos Aires, Teatro Colon
Buenos Aires, Teatro Colon
Buenos Aires, Teatro Colon

Content: Teatro Colon is considered one of the best opera house. Here we had a guided tour in English, great architecture with fascinating history, the opera and acoustic is just stunning.

Puerto Madero

Buenos Aires, Puerto Madero
Buenos Aires, Puerto Madero
Buenos Aires, Puerto Madero

Content: Returned back to hotel and Strolled over Puerto Madero which is a dockside area containing upscale steakhouse and skyscrapers. A good place to spend evening.

Hilton Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires, Hilton Buenos Aires

Content: Had dinner at a stylish Argentinian restaurant located in the hotel itself. It had limited menu out of which we ordered steaks, which was juicy and delicious.

Location: Buenos Aires

Day 2 - 2 May 2019

Aeroparque Internacional Jorge Newbery

Buenos Aires, Aeroparque Internacional Jorge Newbery
Buenos Aires, Aeroparque Internacional Jorge Newbery

Content: With a fresh start of a day we took a 20 min drive to Aeroparque Internacional Jorge Newbery from where we boarded a 2 hour Aerolineas Argentinas flight to San Carlos DeBariloche. Small, modern and efficient airport.

Location: Bariloche

Day 2 - 2 May 2019

Design Suites Bariloche

Bariloche, Design Suites Bariloche
Bariloche, Design Suites Bariloche

Content: Rented a car and took a short drive to our hotel. Location was near the lake but away from the city center, rooms were spacious and beautiful, equipped with Jacuzzi and a lake view.

Cerro Campanario

Bariloche, Cerro Campanario
Bariloche, Cerro Campanario
Bariloche, Cerro Campanario

Content: Dropping off our luggage, we took a 20 min drive to Cerro Campanario which is a calm landscape, we climbed up the chairlift and clicked some panoramic photos.

Llao Llao Peninsula

Bariloche, Llao Llao Peninsula
Bariloche, Llao Llao Peninsula
Bariloche, Llao Llao Peninsula

Content: Llao Llao Peninsula is a spectacular natural setting of Patagonian splendor founded by Llao Llao Hotel, beautiful place surrounded by nature.

Beer Tour Bariloche

Bariloche, Beer Tour Bariloche
Bariloche, Beer Tour Bariloche
Bariloche, Beer Tour Bariloche

Content: While returning back to our hotel we took a Beer tour, collection of the bar and food was amazing, tasted few beers and learned about how it is made and stored.

Location: Bariloche

Day 3 - 3 May 2019

Lago Mascardi

Bariloche, Lago Mascardi

Content: As it was the day dedicated for kayaking and trekking, we took an hour drive to Lago Mascardi which is a lake and a starting point for many excursion.

Playa Leones

Bariloche, Playa Leones

Content: We hopped in to the kayak and begin paddling towards Playa Leaones which is one of the most beautiful beach on Mascardi. We relaxed on the shore and enjoyed the wilderness of the surrounding.

Coihue forests

Bariloche, Coihue forests

Content: Later again we embarked and took a short kayak ride to Coihue forests where we hiked through the dense forest and enjoyed the beauty.

La Casita Restaurante

Bariloche, La Casita Restaurante
Bariloche, La Casita Restaurante
Bariloche, La Casita Restaurante

Content: While returning back to our hotel we took a stop at a local Argentinian restaurant. Excellent small restaurant with charming ambiance. The slow roasted lamb is a must try here.

Location: Bariloche

Day 4 - 4 May 2019

Puerto Panuelo

Bariloche, Puerto Panuelo
Bariloche, Puerto Panuelo

Content: As it was our leisure day we planned to have a guided tour in the area so we jumped in the car and had a 30 min drive to Puerto Panuelo which is a marina and starting point of excursions.

Isla Victoria

Bariloche, Isla Victoria
Bariloche, Isla Victoria
Bariloche, Isla Victoria

Content: Boarded a multi-hulled watercraft known as Catamaran and sailed on clear waters of Lake Nahuel Huapi and reached Isla Victoria also known as Victoria island. It is surrounded by snowy mountains and lush forests. Later we disembarked the boat and walked through the pine forest and saw some exotic red deer.

Myrtle Forest

Bariloche, Myrtle Forest

Content: Returned back in to the boat and passing through Quetrihue Peninsula we reached Myrtle forest, which is unique due to its size and density. It was a magical place covered with white flowers.

Design Suites Bariloche

Bariloche, Design Suites Bariloche

Content: After sunset returned back to hotel and had dinner. The restaurant was fantastic and food was decent, service was great, there were not more choice available for wine.

Location: Bariloche

Day 5 - 5 May 2019

San Carlos DeBariloche

Bariloche, San Carlos DeBariloche

Content: In the afternoon it was time to say goodbye to Barioche, so we took a short drive and reached San Carlos DeBariloche airport from where we boarded a 4 hours Aerolineas Argentinas flight to Aeropuerto Mendoza. Nice small and modern airport with friendly staff.

Location: Mendoza

Day 5 - 5 May 2019

Park Hyatt Mendoza

Mendoza, Park Hyatt Mendoza
Mendoza, Park Hyatt Mendoza
Mendoza, Park Hyatt Mendoza

Content: Rented a car and took a 20 min drive to our hotel. Located in the heart of the city, rooms are sleek and needs up gradation, hospitality was great.

Azafran Restaurant

Mendoza, Azafran Restaurant
Mendoza, Azafran Restaurant

Content: Dropping off our luggage, we walked through the street to reach a restaurant. Wonderful restaurant serving delightful combination of flavour, service was top notch, lamb and steak is a must try.

Location: Mendoza

Day 6 - 6 May 2019

Carmelo Patti

Mendoza, Carmelo Patti
Mendoza, Carmelo Patti
Mendoza, Carmelo Patti

Content: Today is the day to explore several Argentine wineries so after breakfast took a 30 min drive to Carmelo Patti winery. Had a typical tour provided by the owner, the winery was small and well attended, they gave us tips and recommendations. Tried several types of wines, taste was excellent.

Clos de Chacras, bodega y restaurante

Mendoza, Clos de Chacras, bodega y restaurante

Content: "Clos de Chacras, bodega y restaurante is one of the well known winery in Mendoza. Took a winery tour which was personally assisted and taken care of small details. Later had a 6 course meal for our lunch at the winery itself, food was good but it was bit costly. "

Bodega Roberto Bonfanti

Mendoza, Bodega Roberto Bonfanti

Content: With a short drive visited a Family owned Boutique winery, the tour was very informative and qualitative. They provided amazing knowledge on wine making process.

Park Hyatt Mendoza

Mendoza, Park Hyatt Mendoza
Mendoza, Park Hyatt Mendoza

Content: Returned back after a tiring day and had a relaxing spa session at the hotel itself and spent our evening.

Location: Mendoza

Day 7 - 7 May 2019

Aeropuerto Mendoza

Mendoza, Aeropuerto Mendoza
Mendoza, Aeropuerto Mendoza
Mendoza, Aeropuerto Mendoza

Content: Checked-out from hotel and took a short drive to Aeropuerto Mendoza from where we boarded a 5 hours Aerolineas Argentinas flight to Cataratas International Airport. Small airport with very helpful ground staff. Airport was under renovation.

Location: Puerto Iguazu

Day 7 - 7 May 2019

Loi Suites Iguazu Hotel

Puerto Iguazu, Loi Suites Iguazu Hotel
Puerto Iguazu, Loi Suites Iguazu Hotel

Content: Taking a 30 min drive from airport we reached our hotel and checked-in. Located in the beautiful lush jungle bordering the Iguazu river, receptionist was very helpful and rooms were comfortable. We had a wonderful stay here.

Iguazu Falls, Brazil

Puerto Iguazu, Iguazu Falls, Brazil
Puerto Iguazu, Iguazu Falls, Brazil
Puerto Iguazu, Iguazu Falls, Brazil

Content: Dropping off our luggage, we planned to have a glimpse at Iguazu falls from Brazilian side. Majestic natural wonder with lot of view point offered. Lovely place loaded with tons of cool breeze and photogenic locations.

Restaurante La Rueda

Puerto Iguazu, Restaurante La Rueda
Puerto Iguazu, Restaurante La Rueda

Content: While returning back from falls we took a stop at a restaurant near to our hotel. Lovely ambiance, offers wide range of meat selection, taste was amazing and hospitality was more then expected.

Location: Puerto Iguazu

Day 8 - 8 May 2019

Iguazu National Park

Puerto Iguazu, Iguazu National Park
Puerto Iguazu, Iguazu National Park
Puerto Iguazu, Iguazu National Park

Content: After breakfast, taking a 30 min drive we reached Iguazu National Park known for world's largest and most impressive waterfalls and some endangered species of floras and fauna. Spectacular falls with breathtaking views.

The upper circuit

Puerto Iguazu, The upper circuit
Puerto Iguazu, The upper circuit

Content: As soon as we reached Iguazu national park we started hiking through the walkways elevated from the jungle surface and saw some indigenous fauna. The circuit provided us view of upper portion of Iguazu.

The Lower Circuit

Puerto Iguazu, The Lower Circuit
Puerto Iguazu, The Lower Circuit
Puerto Iguazu, The Lower Circuit

Content: Hiking through the upper circuit we reached the lower circuit which offered some elevated views below and around Iguazu falls. Need hiking shoes, not recommended for aged people.

Devil's Gorge

Puerto Iguazu, Devil's Gorge
Puerto Iguazu, Devil's Gorge
Puerto Iguazu, Devil's Gorge

Content: After a long hike boarded a park train to Garganta Station where we had some snacks and walked through the wooden pathway to the falls which took us over the river to plunging falls viewpoint, the walkway was wide and well constructed, it was a scary experience but the hike was worth the view.

Aqva Restaurant

Puerto Iguazu, Aqva Restaurant
Puerto Iguazu, Aqva Restaurant

Content: Returned back to a local restaurant with a 30min drive, had Red meat and fish combined with exquisite sauces for our dinner which was delicious and well cooked loved the taste and the combination. Need reservation before visiting.

Location: Puerto Iguazu

Day 9 - 9 May 2019

Cataratas International Airport

Puerto Iguazu, Cataratas International Airport

Content: Packed our bags and took a 30 min drive to Cataratas International Airport from where we boarded a 10 hours Jetsmart Argentina flight to GRU Airport. The flight was extremely comfortable and crew was very helpful and polite. Returned back with some beautiful memories Argentina offered us.