Top things to do in Along the Río Paraná

Top Choice Monastery in Santa Fe

Convento y Museo de San Francisco

Santa Fe's principal historical landmark is this Franciscan monastery and museum, built in 1680. While the museum is mediocre, the church is beautiful, with an exquisite wooden ceiling. The lovely cloister has a rea…
Top Choice Waterfront in Rosario

Costanera

Rosario’s most attractive feature is its waterfront, where the area that was once derelict warehouses and train tracks has been reclaimed for the fun of the people. It stretches some 15km from its southern end at Pa…
Top Choice Seafood in Rosario

Escauriza

Backing Florida beach, this legendary place is one of Rosario's best spots for fish. The enormous indoor-outdoor dining area is redolent with the aromas of chargrilling river catch like surubí; start with some delic…
Top Choice International in Santa Fe

La Boutique del Cocinero

This innovative, welcoming chef-driven restaurant has an open kitchen right beside the dining area and a sociable vibe. On Monday it offers a set house meal while on Tuesday and Wednesday it serves a set Italian mea…
Top Choice Live Music in Corrientes

Cantalicio

This welcoming traditional-style bar a couple of blocks off the costanera is the place to go to get to know chamamé with live performances and a colorful energetic crowd. The tables are packed in but the aficionados…
Top Choice Basque in Rosario

Zazpirak Bat

From outside, this Basque cultural center gives few clues that there's a restaurant inside, and the menu seems a little humdrum at first glance. But what a place this is. Fish and seafood are prepared to give maximu…
Top Choice Brewery in Rosario

Fenicia

You can smell the malt at this brewpub, where the delicious ales are produced right beneath your feet. It’s a fine place to start exploring this bar-rich nightlife zone, and it also does a handy line in quesadillas,…
Top Choice Cafe in Corrientes

Martha de Bianchetti

This old-fashioned Italian-style bakery and cafe serves mind-altering pastries and excellent coffee accompanied by chipacitos (little cheese scones). It's all warm when the doors open and the lovely smell wafts half…
Top Choice Museum in Santa Fe

Museo Histórico Provincial

In a lovable 17th-century building, this museum has a variety of possessions and mementos of various provincial governors and caudillos (provincial strongmen), as well as religious art and fine period furnishings, i…
Top Choice Waterfront in Corrientes

Costanera

The costanera of Corrientes is one of the most attractive along the entire Río Paraná with shady park areas, gold-sand beaches and a variety of bars and restaurants. It is right on the edge of the old town and comes…