Things to Do in Argentina
With a richly rewarding diversity of experiences is on offer it can be difficult to decide what to do in Argentina. That’s why our Argentina travel specialists have pulled together some of the best things to do in Argentina, for you to choose from.
From hiking through epic Patagonian landscapes to, dancing the tango, playing polo or football in Buenos Aires, to thundering jungle waterfalls and incredible wildlife spectacles to, salt pans, Inca villages and gorgeous wine estates in the shadow of the high Andes there are incredible experiences to be had in Argentina. Our Argentina itineraries pull together some fantastic things to do into a single trip, often visiting 2-3 places to give you a rounded experience. These are designed around particular interests, geographic areas or the amount of time that you have. Ultimately, every Scott Dunn vacation is customized to you, so these itineraries should be considered a starting point that can be customized to suit you. Have you looked at some of the fantastic hotels in Argentina? These have been selected based on their commitment to guest experience, the quality of their facilities and their proximity to unforgettable experiences. Browse through all the information on our website or get in touch to start planning your Argentina adventure with the help of our very experienced team.
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El Esteco Winery Tour & Tasting
Visit El Esteco, one of the most traditional wineries in the Cafayate region, famous for its distinctive Torrontés wines. Accompanied by a private guide you will explore the vineyards, learning about the history, as well as its production processes.
Exploring the Ibera Wetlands - Puerto Valle
Ibera Wetlands, Northeastern Argentina
There are a wealth of activities available from Puerto Valle, explore the Ibera Wetlands, estancia and river. Search for wildlife with a knowledgeable guide, take a boat trip on the Parana river or walk along the monkey trail.
Full day Cerro Arenales Trek
Mendoza area, Argentina
Best for: Adventure, Off the beaten track
This challenging full-day trek is perfect for adventurous travelers with a good level of fitness, following the trail along the White River Valley to reach Arenales Peak at 3,500m/11,500ft. Look out for Andean wildlife as you go.
Full day Horseback riding in the Calchaqui Valley
Salta and Jujuy, Argentina
Best for: Riding
This full day horseback riding adventure takes in the stunning landscapes of the highest part of the Colchaqui Valleys, surrounding the picturesque wine region of Cafayate. Enjoy lunch at a local winery, paired with the region's famous Torrontes wines.
Full Day Isla Victoria Experience
Lake District, Argentina
Sail across the serene waters of Lake Nahuel Huapi to reach Isla Victoria, a unique island with a diverse wealth of natural attractions. Hike woodland trails, observing local wildlife as you go and tuck into a delicious gourmet picnic at lunch time.
Iguazu Falls - Half Day Argentine Side
Iguazu Falls, Argentina
The Iguazu Falls are one of South America’s spectacular natural wonders located on the border of Brazil and Argentina. Enjoy a private half day guided tour of the Argentine side. A thrilling boat trip can also be taken to the base of the falls (optional).
Jesuit Missionary Ruins at Iguazu
Northeastern Argentina, Argentina
A three-hour drive from Awasi Iguazu lie three UNESCO World Heritage missionary ruins, San Ignacio Miní, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Ana. Explore with your private guide and gain an understanding of how the Jesuits came to mix with the Guaraní.
Kayaking at Perito Moreno Glacier
Southern Patagonia, Argentina
Best for: Adventure
Kayak up close to the mighty Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentine Patagonia and paddle past as huge chunks of ice carve off into the water below. Learn about the incredible geography and history of this impressive UNESCO site.