Ultimate Bolivia Itinerary

Ultimate Bolivia Itinerary



Journey through the rugged and otherworldly terrain of Southern Bolivia, exploring lagoons, volcanoes and Uyuni salt flats before ending in the capital of La Paz, perched atop the Andes Mountains, stopping at the historical rich communities of Potosi and Sucre along the way. Ideal connection with Chile’s Atacama Desert or start and finish in La Paz.


This breathtaking oasis is nestled alongside the Siloli Desert and made from volcanic rock.


The Uyuni Salt Flats are one of Earth’s most desolate and otherworldly expanses of mineral.


Potosi is one of the highest cities in the world and was one of Bolivia’s largest mining towns.


One of Bolivia’s provincial capitals, Sucre boasts colonial history and beautiful highlands.


Governmental history, cultural temples, markets and more make La Paz a can’t miss city.

*Price approximation reflecting seasonality and room category. All Knowmad trips are custom and quoted individually. 

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KEY B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner


Begin your journey today across one of the world’s most remote locations. Travel to the small border community of Hito Cajón and officially enter Bolivia. In your private 4×4, traverse through the Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve, where the Green Lagoon sits at the base of the Licancabur Volcano, a place that truly seems like another planet. Continue onward past the Desert of Dali before ending at your accommodations, a hotel made of lava rock situated next to the vast Siloli Desert.

  • L, D – Ojo de Perdiz

Buenos Aires Trips

DAY 2 •  Buenos Aires

Delve deep into the distinct and culturally-rich neighborhoods of Buenos Aires as your local guide introduces you to the fascinating history and dynamic culture of Argentina’s capital. Explore elegant Recoleta, the vibrant colors of La Boca, and the architectural wonder of the iconic Teatro Colón. With so much to see, your guide will tailor the day to your interests, from gastronomy and fútbol to art and architecture.

Optional evening experiences could include reservations at a private puerta cerrada restaurant, or learning a few tango steps to practice with locals at a milonga.

  • B – Casa Sur Palermo

Iguazu Falls Custom Trip

DAY 3 •  Buenos Aires – Iguazú Falls

After a morning flight to Iguazú in the subtropical jungle of northern Argentina, cross the border into Brazil to catch your first glimpse of the breathtaking Iguazú Falls. Enjoy a sweeping postcard view of more than 270 waterfalls as the Iguazú River flows through a deep, horseshoe-shaped canyon. Experience the natural wonder of Iguazú before continuing on to your hotel.

  • B – Loi Suites Iguazú

Iguazu Falls Luxury Travel

DAY 4 •  Iguazú Falls

You will continue your Iguazú Falls tour today, exploring the Argentine side of Iguazú, walking along a variety of trails and walkways, and taking in the falls from different viewpoints along your route. Witness the broad river tumbling into Devil’s Gorge, surrounded by the emerald colors of the rainforest below. Even by Argentine standards – a country full of natural wonders – the Iguazú Falls, are an extraordinary sight.

To get an even more personal experience of the falls, add a thrilling safari boat ride that takes you through the waves right up to the rushing waterfalls.

  • B – Loi Suites Iguazú

Bariloche Argentina Travel

DAY 5 •  Iguazú Falls – Bariloche

Fly to Bariloche, the core of Argentina’s idyllic Lakes District. Located in the beautiful woodlands and surrounded by snow-capped mountain peaks and clear lakes, Bariloche offers spectacular hiking and outdoor adventures year-round. Discover the alpine-style architecture, and sample the treats that gave Bariloche its reputation as the Chocolate Capital of Argentina. In the evening, relax at your boutique lodge overlooking the blue waters of Lake Nahuel Huapi.

  • B – Aldeberran

Bariloche Travel Day

DAY 6 •  Bariloche

Appreciate the highlights of Bariloche as you discover its iconic sights through a unique mix of scenic stops and hiking opportunities. Take in the beauty of the surrounding lakes and mountains from striking overlooks, and hike through native forest for stunning views of the peninsula. Reward yourself with an interactive lunch and a beer tasting at a traditional microbrewery to round out your broad introduction to the area.

  • B, L – Aldeberran

Bariloche Brazo Tristeza Boat Tour

DAY 7 •  Bariloche

Discover the remote and secluded branch of Lake Nahuel Huapi, Brazo Tristeza, by private boat. Move along this impressive glacial fjord surrounded by beautiful mountains and waterfalls along your way. At the end of the lake, start a beautiful walk through the native forest of coihues and alerces up to a group of waterfalls on the Frey River. Enjoy a lavish gourmet picnic along the shore, reveling in the natural wonders and solitude of this location unlike any other.

  • B, L – Aldeberran

El Calafate General or Nipebo Aike

DAY 8 •  Bariloche – El Calafate

Journey south to El Calafate, where you travel through gorgeous scenery to Nibepo Aike, a traditional estancia located in Los Glaciares National Park. During your time at the estancia, staff will give you suggestions for walking trails, horseback riding and experiences of rural Patagonia. Hike along marked trails to find gorgeous views of Lake Argentino, Patagonian mountains, and glaciers, or follow the paths through native grasslands on your local exploration.

  • B, L, D – Estancia Nibepo Aike

DAY 9 •  Bariloche – El Calafate


Airfare is not included in the land cost of our trips. You may arrange your airfare independently, or we are happy to offer assistance in helping you book it. Regional flights for this trip would include: Buenos Aires to Iguazú, Iguazú to Bariloche, Bariloche to El Calafate, El Calafate to Mendoza, and Mendoza to Buenos Aires.

Knowmad has vast knowledge of and operations within Bolivia. This is a private trip, and during the planning stages, your Trip Specialist will collaborate with you in modifying excursions, accommodations, and the flow of the itinerary to perfectly suit your travel style and interests. The following are some ways to customize your trip:

DurationHave a longer or shorter amount of time to travel? We’ll guide you on the best days to pull or ways to extend your adventure, possibly with travel to another region.

Activity LevelLike what you’re seeing but would prefer it to be less active? Or perhaps you’re interested in some more challenging hiking, rafting, biking, etc. Our knowledge of the terrain and range of options will result in a trip custom-crafted for your activity preferences.

accommodation upgrades or AlternativesFrom backcountry camping in tents to luxury, boutique hotels, Knowmad handpicks accommodations based on our travelers’ desires. Talk with us about the nuances of the variety of properties featured in our trips to find the best fit for you.

Visit another regionMaybe wine country or an Andean pueblo has caught your eye, but it’s not in this itinerary. Knowmad Trip Specialists are experts at coordinating inter-regional travel, considering sequencing and the best duration to spend in each destination depending on your interests and travel style.

Luxury Argentina Custom Trip