South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all South America activity »
  1. 1 Trip to Amazon where to start
  2. 2 Valpo, Lakes, Chiloe & Patagonia Time allotment?
  3. 3 Trip Report Another Amazing Trip to Patagonia
  4. 4 Honeymoon destination help!!!!!
  5. 5 Flying Solo to South America
  6. 6 Tell me soething about South America travel tips?
  7. 7 South American destinations for introverts?
  8. 8 Narrowing Down Itinerary
  9. 9 Where to start in May?
  10. 10 Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail
  11. 11 Trip Report Family Adventure in Ecuador
  12. 12 Trip Report Trip Report to BsAs and Patagonia (With Pics and Vids)
  13. 13 Child visa to Brazil. Please share your experience.
  14. 14 SA first-timers* need Peru advice!
  15. 15 Cartagens for 3.5 days. Looking for suggestions-islands, food tours, etc..
  16. 16 Need day trip/guide suggestions from Puerto Ayora, Galapagos
  17. 17 Peru Final 15-day Itinerary Help Needed
  18. 18 Need Help with Itinerary (2.5 Months) (Indian Passport)
  19. 19 Best overland route from Lima to Tucuman, Argentina?
  20. 20 Peru - Puno & Lakes or Amazon
  21. 21 Did You Visit the Lakes District and/or Chiloe?
  22. 22 One Day in Santiago/Tour Guide
  23. 23 Argentina and Bolivia/March and April
  24. 24 Trip Report Belated trip report (Quito and Mindo)
  25. 25 Machu Picchu...Doable?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Itinierary for a 2 country trip - Peru & Argentina

Jump to last reply

I could use a little help here with possible itinerary suggestions. My partner and I looking to go to Peru and Argentina in mid/late October.
The places we’d like to see are Cusco(Machu Picchu) and a couple days in Lima, I heard it’s a good place for foodies. Then we’d like to head down to Buenos Aries for a few more days and take a side trip to Iguazu Falls for another couple days.
We’re debating between us how many days….He says 20 and I say 15.
While I know there is plenty to do/see in Cusco that could easily eat up a week we both agree that we’d want to spend, at most, 3 full days there. About 3 days in Lima this would include the transfer time to and from Cusco. So that’s about 6-7 days.
Buenos Aries would cover about 5 days including the transfer time and then off to Iguazu Falls for another 3 days.
The last day would be spent flying from Iguazu Falls to BA to Lima before the flight back to Los Angeles.
Before you go off and tell me that I should spend more time in either place I need to say that we’re both very agile and tend to pick and choose the sites we want to see and absorb those. We eat our way through a trip too.
Ready…set….go!

4 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement