Right Place Right Time
Buenos Aires, Bariloche & Punta del Este

This tour combines city lifestyle and the tranquility of the Andes mountain range. Visit the key attractions and enjoy the most vibrant tango show in Buenos Aires. Then, travel to Bariloche and Punta del Este, two destinations that are top vacation places for the locals. In Bariloche, locally compared to a swiss alps region, stay at the luxurious Llao Llao resort and enjoy a plentiful of activities. In Punta del Este -the Saint Tropez or the Hamptons for South Americans, mingle with locals in sophisticated style.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • International & Domestic flights
  • Daily breakfast, all transfers, tours with bilingual guides, and local taxes
  • 3 nights accommodation in double room in Buenos Aires
  • 1 half-day City tour with Tortoni’s Cafe in Buenos Aires
  • 1 Dinner Tango Show at Esquina Carlos Gardel in Buenos Aires
  • 4 nights accommodation in double room at Llao Llao Hotel in Bariloche with activities
  • 1 full-day tour Exploration of Tristeza Sound in Bariloche
  • 4 nights accommodation in double room in Punta del Este
  • 1 full-day tour Jose Ignacio & Atchugarry Sculpture Museum in Punta del Este 

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals and drinks other than those mentioned
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Optional tours and experiences
  • Any items not mentioned

 

5 Star Hotels: from US$ 3,841*

Buenos Aires: Buenos Aires Grand Hotel

Bariloche:  - Llao Llao Hotel 

Punta del Este: - The Grand Hotel Punta del Este

 

4 star hotels FROM: US$ 3,685* 

Buenos Aires: NH Lancaster Hotel – 

Bariloche: Design Suites Bariloche Hotel 

Punta del Este:  L'Auberge Hotel

*Price per person in US$, based on std. room in 4– and 5-star accommodations, subject to availability and may change without notice. Airfare included. Please read terms and conditions. Insurance is highly recommended. This is an exclusive promotion through Borello Travel & Tours.

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

Day 01: Buenos Aires

Upon arrival, private transfer to the Selected Hotel.

Day 02: Buenos Aires

Half-day city tour with Tortoni’s Café 

Enjoy a three-hour sightseeing tour of Buenos Aires, a cosmopolitan city that reflects the rich heritage of the numerous immigrants that shaped Argentina’s capital. The tour starts at the historic Plaza de Mayo square, flanked by the Government House, better as the "Pink House”; the Cabildo (the old City Hall) and the Cathedral. Further south, visit the picturesque port neighborhood of La Boca with its colorful street Caminito, a pedestrian street filled with art stalls and performing artists; its unique architecture---painted in a rainbow of colors, and traditions that the influence of the European immigrants, especially Genovese sailors, who settled along these shores at the end of the 19th century. The tour continues towards San Telmo, one of the oldest and most charming neighborhoods in Buenos Aires, which has preserved most of its architectural heritage and boasts lovely cobblestone streets lined with colonial townhouses, cafes and antique shops.  Next on the tour is the upscale waterfront district of Puerto Madero and Palermo neighborhood with its elegant residences set among large grassy parks. The tour concludes in Recoleta, Buenos Aires’ most sophisticated and high-end neighborhood.

Stop at the traditional Café Tortoni for a freshly roasted coffee with a crispy ‘medialuna’ (Argentinean croissant). Next on the tour is the modern, well-heeled district of Puerto Madero and Palermo neighborhood with its elegant residences set among large green spaces. The tour concludes in Recoleta, Buenos Aires’ most sophisticated and upscale neighborhood.

Day 03: Buenos Aires

Dinner & Show at Esquina Carlos Gardel 

In Buenos Aires of the last years of the 19th century, when tango was starting to become known and get into people’s souls, mixing slowly with the essence of the natives and of the immigrants; the neighborhood of Abasto, named after the Supplies Market, was witness of the birth of an undisputed idol: Carlos Gardel, “el Morocho del Abasto” that would become, here and abroad, the icon of Tango. In the neighborhood of Abasto, in the corner of the street that today has his name and where a statue of him is placed, there was a restaurant called “El Chanta Cuatro” where the picturesque guys of the market would gathered and where “Carlitos” used to meet his friends. The restaurant opened in 1893. Nowadays, more than 100 years after, the history repeats and in the same place, Esquina Carlos Gardel, this unique theme restaurant, was inaugurated. Excellent cuisine; a gorgeous Art Noveau room, faithfully resembling the sophistication of the most luxurious salons of that times; technical equipment of last generation; an artistic offer of the highest level and a mythic atmosphere, ideal for an unforgettable night.

Day 04: Buenos Aires – Bariloche

At appropriate time, private transfer to the airport for your flight to Bariloche. From Bariloche airport, transfer to Llao Llao Hotel.

This grand luxury resort is located in one of the lower mountains of the Nahuel Huapi National Park in between two lakes, in a setting reminiscent of Switzerland. The Llao Llao offers year-round activities, including guided nature walks, fly fishing and an 18-holes golf course. After an active day outdoors, relax at the full-service spa, indoor and outdoor heated infinity pool and enjoy a cheese fondue or a gourmet dinner at one of Llao Llao’s restaurants.

Outdoor activities:

  • Archery
  • Walks
  • Mountain Bike
  • Water Sports
  • Rappelling
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Canopy 

Indoor activities:

•Gym Lessons with instructor: Hydrogym, Stretching, Salsa and Tango, Pilates, Spinning, Yoga, Core Ball, Pilate’s reformer classes, Aerobics, Body building room.

•Activities: Games room (Video games, pool, table soccer and ping pong), Pool tournaments, Ping-Pong tournaments, Table soccer tournaments, Bingo, Card games, Bridge Room. Reading Room / Library / Toy-Game Library / TV Room, Live shows, Heated in-out vanishing edge swimming-pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Relaxation Room

•Indoor & Outdoor swimming pools

Day 05 - 06: Bariloche

Days at leisure to enjoy the city and the activities at Llao Llao Hotel.

Day 07: Bariloche

Full day Exploration of Tristeza Sound

Experience the stunning, rugged beauty of Patagonia with this full day tour to Brazo Tristeza, the most remote and least- visited arm of Lake Nahuel Huapi. Set out by boat along this deep glacial fjord, a wonderland of beautiful mountains and waterfalls. Disembark for a hike through the forest, made up of such native tree species as coihues and alerces.  The trail leads to an idyllic series of waterfalls on the River Frey.  Upon return from the walk, enjoy a delicious lunch aboard the boat. (Duration of walk: 1.30 hrs )

Day 08: Bariloche – Punta del Este

At appropriate time, private transfer to the airport for your flight to Punta del Este. From Punta del Este airport, private transfer to the Selected Hotel.

Day 09 - 10: Punta del Este

Days at leisure to enjoy this lively, chic beachside resort: its beaches, its museums, its restaurants, its casinos, even its offshore island populated by a colony of sea lions.

Day 11: Punta del Este

Half Day Jose Ignacio & Atchugarry Sculpture Museum

Visit José Ignacio, once a sleepy small fishing village, today a laid back, informal but stylish vacation getaway for international jetsetters.  See the José Ignacio Lighthouse, the town’s most popular landmark, and visit other attractions such as José Garzon Lagoon and the Pablo Atchugarry’s Museum and Sculpture Park.  The journey is almost as great as the destination – you’ll enjoy beautiful seascapes and landscapes as you ride along the highway bordering the Atlantic Ocean. 

Day 12: Punta del Este

At appropriate time, private transfer to the airport for your flight.

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Tour descriptions and approximate times are for informational purposes only.
Some places described may be substituted and/or approximate times may be subject to change, due to unexpected circumstances or weather conditions.