Buenos Aires to Gaucho Ranch, San Antonio de Areco Day Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Buenos Aires
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Tour description

Enjoy a full-day, shared tour and visit the town of San Antonio de Areco and Estancia El Ombu de Areco, which is one of the most traditional in the Pampas. You will get to know the history and development of the Argentinian pampas and the lifestyle of the Gauchos.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Estancia El Ombu de Areco, Province of Buenos Aires, Central ArgentinaBegin your 9-hour tour with a drive from your hotel in Buenos Aires to the village of San Antonio de Areco. Enjoy views of the pampas en route and listen to commentary about the area from your guide.When you arrive, take a walk around the historic downtown area. Afterwards, head to the exclusive La Porteña Estancia, where you’ll enjoy either a horseback ride or carriage ride along with some traditional cold cuts, cheeses, and beverages.Later, sit down to a typical Argentinian BBQ with the finest meats. During dessert, take in a folklore show followed by a demonstration of amazing gaucho skills.Duration: 9 hoursStop At: Museo Draghi, San Antonio de Areco, Province of Buenos Aires, Central Argentinacultural attractions offered by a place. There you will access a tour through the sumptuous space where you can see a vast collection of pieces of rural goldsmithing of the nineteenth century, which reveals the mysteries of a period of national identity consecration of the figure of the Gaucho as a main character of that time.In Paradores Draghi begin your journey through history not only as a spectator, but also as a participant in the process of making exclusive goldsmith pieces that take shape through the hands of artisans recreating the techniques of traditional goldsmithing as their founder, Juan José Draghi, did in the 60s.Duration: 20 minutes

What's included

  • Lunch
  • Horseback riding
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Live entertainment
  • Entry/Admission - Estancia El Ombu de Areco
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Draghi

What's not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)


  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly