With exceptional scenery, Argentina is a country with endless varieties of wildlife; from the famed cattle raised in the Pampas Grasslands to the alpaca herds of the Andes Mountains.
Its cities are rich with cultural delights and vibrant cuisine so it’s not surprising that Argentina is recognized for its artistic and architectural heritage.
In addition to various cultural attractions, there is also an abundance of natural destinations to visit such as the giant glaciers tipped with snow and some of the most extensive collections of cascading waterfalls.
Why visit Argentina? It boasts unique landscapes sweeping across the country leaving its visitors spoilt for choice. The mighty Iguazu Falls is made up of 150 to 300 single waterfalls which offer the most sensational scenic views. Make sure you visit the beautiful Perito Moreno Glacier which is an enormous 30-kilometre ice formation. With ice trekking tours available regularly, you can hike up this glorious glacier as you watch the Monte Fitz Roy, an eye-catching mountain with unrivalled treks, some say as challenging as Everest!
Visitors may also choose to explore Barrios in Buenos Aires which comes alive with street artists, live music and tango dancing. Get the best scenic view in Ushuaia, nicknamed “The End of the World” due to its famous landscape that stretches along the plains and plateaus, now popular for its skydiving.
Explore Tierra del Fuego National park that has a rich diversity of wild animals and trails suitable for all walkers. Visit the iconic city of Mar del Plata with its many marine attractions such as dolphin and seal shows, penguins, flamingos and tortoises.
Mendoza is a must visit destination for its striking beauty and well-known vineyards which produce some of the most revered Malbecs around. Get a glimpse of the Historical Cordoba Cathedral that dates back to the 19th Century. This cathedral is the oldest church in continuous service in Argentina and is a site to behold, so don’t forget the camera!
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