Culinary Argentina

Argentina is at the top of the travel bucket list of gourmets and foodies all over the world! Sip a “cafecito” in Buenos Aires, enjoy “asado” in the pampa and taste delicious wines in Mendoza. The culinary wonderland awaits you!

 

Duration
14 days
Best time to go
Oct - Mar
Options
Private basis, Escorted
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Trip highlights

  • Wine tasting in Mendoza
  • BBQ on a Ranch

Upon arrival, you will be welcomed at the international airport and taken to your hotel.

Tour of the northern neighbourhoods Recoleta and Palermo including a "cafecito" at a traditional cafe. 

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Kenton Palace

Discover the southern neighbourhoods La Boca and San Telmo.

In the evening, create your own empanadas and enjoy grilled provoleta cheese, an excellent steak and typical alfajores, Argentina’s national sweets, for dessert.

 Tour shared with more international travelers. 

Operates Mondays to Saturdays

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Kenton Palace

Experience local traditions at the small town of San Antonio de Areco and explore the Argentine pampa. Visit a typical ranch, where the world-famous Argentine Asado (BBQ) will be served for lunch.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Kenton Palace

At the given time, you will be picked up and taken to the domestic airport to board your flight to Mendoza.

Pick up at the airport and transfer to the hotel.  

Mendoza - the province is alive with rivers, valleys, canyons, and the imposing Andean range, with the highest peak in the Western Hemisphere, the Aconcagua Mountain at 6959m 

Mendoza is a green city in a desert. It's the land of sunshine and good wine, as several wineries have settled in the area and produce the famous Malbec grape with delicious and high quality red wines.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Diplomatic

Today, discover one of the best oenological areas in the world!

Visit different vineyards with wine tasting and enjoy a cooking class with lunch at Zuccardi Winery. 

 After lunch return back to the hotel. 

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Diplomatic

Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the airport and upon arrival, you will be welcomed at the airport and taken to your hotel.

At night attend a folkloric dinner with Andean cuisine, music and dancing.

 

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Brizo Salta

Visit the San Miguel market where locals sell their produce, meats and spices. Attend a cooking class with a light lunch of local specialties such as tamales and humitas.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Brizo Salta

After brekfast enjoy a full day excursion to the Humahuaca Gorge including the Cerro de Siete Colores (Seven Colours Hill) and Tilcara with its Pucará (indigenous fortress). Continue north and visit Humahuaca town to appreciate the handicraft market.

On the way back to Salta you will visit the city of Jujuy.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Brizo Salta

After breakfast transfer via Cachi to Cafayate. Cachi is a picturesque village in the Calchaqui Valley that has conserved its colonial style mixed with the heritage of its inhabitants.

Enjoy lunch and wine tasting at a local winery.

 

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Vinas de Cafayate Wine Resort

After breakfast enjoy a panoramic transfer (3h) via Quebrada de las Conchas back to Salta.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Brizo Salta

After breakfast you will be transfered to the airport for your flight to Iguazu. Upon arrival you will be welcomed at Puerto Iguazu airport and taken to your hotel on the Argentinian side of the falls. 

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel El Pueblito Boutique

After breakfast enjoy excursion to the Argentine side of the Iguazu waterfalls inclusive boat adventure to see the falls and the Devil´s Throat at close range.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel El Pueblito Boutique

After breakfast you will be picked up at your hotel and taken to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires. 

Upon arrival, you will be welcomed at the airport and taken to your hotel.   

In the evening enjoy a sultry tango show with dinner at El Viejo Almacén to top off your culinary tour. 

Suggested Accommodation

  • Hotel Kenton Palace

Breakfast at hotel. 

At the given time, you will be picked up and taken to the international airport to board your flight to your next destination or your flight home. 

Included

  • All accommodation and meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees and service charges at hotels

Not included

  • Optional tours
  • Airfares
  • Tips and extras
  • Personal expenses
  • Laundry