If you are looking to explore the diverse terrains of South America, head to Argentina. With a plethora outdoor activities from trekking to scuba diving, enjoy the natural beauty of Argentina during your vacation.
Trekking: If you are looking to do some trekking there are plenty of great Argentina destinations that are perfect for beginners and beyond. Throughout all of Argentina’s Patagonia there are fantastic opportunities for trekking, with a variety of levels trekkers of all types will be satisfied. A unique trekking experience can be found at the Perito Moreno Glacier, where you can trek the icy landscapes of this massive glacier. The nearby Cerro Frias is another great spot for trekking as it provides panoramic views of Torres del Paine, Monte Fitz, and Argentina Lake and is perfect for a day trip! For more spectacular yet completely different scenery head to Mendoza, Argentina’s wine region. This area is not only known for its fantastic vineyards but its surrounding scenery is stunning. Hike through the nearby mountains and receive beautiful views over this wine region.
Skiing: For those looking to hit the slopes during their Argentina travel a trip to Bariloche is your best choice. At the Cerro Cathedral, one of the top Argentina ski resorts, skiers and snowboarders alike will enjoy the fresh powder. Providing over 62 miles of slopes and zones as well as 32 miles of cross-country skiing routes travelers can spend days, even weeks, exploring the trails and terrain. Another Argentina destination for your skiing pleasure is Ushuaia. Right outside of the city at Cerro Castor, you can explore the slopes and view the surrounding scenery, before exploring the other great Ushuaia attractions.
Water Activities: There are several water sports and activities perfect to include in your Argentina travel itinerary. Include a trip to the beautiful Puerto Madryn for a diving adventure. Beginners and experts can enjoy this dive at the Golfo Nuevo, where you will plunge into the waters and get the chance to see the variety of underwater flora and fauna including, coral, starfish and sea anemones. The Puerto Madryn region also allows for some Kayaking, taking you along the coastline of the Gulfo Nuevo allowing travelers to see a variety of wildlife. In the northern part of Argentina enjoy more water adventures, with a river rafting expedition in Mendoza. After your exciting rafting tour you can enjoy one of the region’s famous Malbecs from one of the many vineyards.