South America is a topographically diverse continent and Argentina is a country located on it. Argentina is considered the land of extremes due to the enormous contrasts between its parts. Argentina offers different experiences especially for those seeking adventure. For example, in addition to their famous attractions, the country’s wine regions are also very popular tourist destinations.
Buenos Aires is the capital of Argentina and is often called “Paris of South America”. Bariloche, Mendoza, Córdoba, Ushuaia and Mar del Plata, Rosario are also popular cities in Argentina as a tourist destination. Buenos Aires is a cosmopolitan and elegant city. There is the smell of passion and this is the passion of tango. In addition, the architecture of Buenos Aires is attractive. This city is divided into 48 neighborhoods and each one of them has its own attractions. La Boca, San Telmo, Recoleta, Palermo and Puerto Madero are the most popular. Among the attractions there are; Colon Theater, Federal Police Museum, Planetarium, Plaza de Mayo, National Museum of Fine Arts, etc. Here, La Boca, the birthplace of tango and a must see. It owns many tango clubs. San Telmo, with its tango shows, is also popular. In Buenos Aires, world class soccer games are very essential as it is popular all over the world. Here it is highly recommended to have a steak that is considered the best beef in the world.
Bariloche is a city surrounded by forests and lakes. Cerro Catedral and Cerro Chapelco mountains are popular for winter sports. The city becomes an important destination for outdoor sports in summer. It also offers museums and historical sites. Ushuaia, offers a variety of opportunities with its incredible surroundings. Tourist attractions include Tierra del Fuego National Park, End of the World Museum, Maritime Museum, etc. Nature lovers are advised to take tours of the Beagle Channel. Another city, Tandil, is famous for the huge Shifting Stone. Likewise, Parque Independencia, the Cordillera de Tigre and El Centinela are attractive in Tandil. Mar del Plata is the main seaside resort in Argentina. Mendoza and San Juan are cities well known for their extensive and high quality wine production.
Among the famous attractions and places of interest in Argentina are; Iguazú Falls, Patagonia, The Valley of the Moon, El Calafate, Catamarca, Los Glaciares National Park, Puerto Madryn and Valdéz Peninsula, Pampean Grasslands, Andes Mountains, Chaco National Park, Laguna San Rafael National Park, Quilmes and much more .
The contrasts of Argentina make all kinds of activities available. Anyone visiting the country will find something to do for themselves. It is no wonder that this country is a popular tourist destination. Here, you can go climbing, hiking, mountain biking, skiing and trekking, while the beaches of Argentina are for lovers of water sports. Argentina, with its fantastic nature and fauna, calls nature lovers. There are sea lions, seals, penguins, dolphins, killer whales, Chilean flamingos, rare birds and many types of animals.
Mate is the national drink of Argentina. Soccer is too important in the country.