This trip provides the opportunity to know, having fun at the same time, about one of the last towns in Argentina that jealously guard their customs, and keep their traditions alive, keeping the figure of gaucho as emblem of identity.
With the Estancia you will appreciate the beauty and simplicity of the Pampas nature, and learn about the rural life. You can meet real gauchos, and participate in activities such as horseback riding or carriage rides. Enjoying gaucho skills with horses and traditional folk music.
8:30 am Pick up at your hotel in Buenos Aires. 10:00 am Reception at San Antonio de Areco by our guide, who will show you the picturesque streets of the historical center, pulperias (old gaucho bars), the renowned Draghi’s Silversmith Museum, traditional workshops and the Museum Gauchesco Ricardo Güiraldes.
12:30 pm Departure to an exclusive Estancia where you will be greeted with empanadas and a delicious asado(grilled meat). Then will follow the visit of the Estancia accompanied by your guide. Various activities will be offered: horseback riding or carriage, folkloric music, destrezas gauchas (demonstration of gaucho’s skills), getting to know how to make a maté. During the summer, the Estancia opens its 2 swimming pools.
4:30 pm Departure toBuenos Aires.
* San Antonio de Areco
* Traditional workshops
* Museum Gauchesco
* Estancia El Ombu
* Museum Draghi´s Silvermith
* Traditional Asado
* Horsebask riding
* Folkloric music
* Gaucho’s skills