Top things to do in Luján

Top Choice Church in Luján

Basílica Nuestra Señora de Luján

Luján's undisputed focal point is this imposing neo-Gothic basilica, built from 1887 to 1935 and made from a lovely rose-colored stone that glows in the setting sun. The venerated statue of the Virgin sits in the hi…
Top Choice French in Luján

L’Eau Vive

It's not every day you have the chance to dine on French cuisine – prepared by Carmelite nuns from around the world – in small-town Argentina. L'Eau Vive is on the town outskirts, but many foodies consider the frien…
Museum in Luján

Museo del Transporte

Luján's transportation museum displays a remarkable collection of horse-drawn carriages from the late 1800s, the first steam locomotive to serve the city from Buenos Aires, and a monster of a hydroplane that crossed…
Museum in Luján

Complejo Museográfico Enrique Udaondo

On the west side of Luján's gargantuan basilica plaza, this gorgeous colonial-era museum complex rambles with several display rooms, pretty patios and gardens. The Sala General José de San Martín showcases Argentina…
Argentine in Luján

1800 Restaurant

In a charming building dating from the early 18th century, this friendly neighborhood restaurant serving typical Argentine grilled meats, chicken and fish dishes and pastas is a safe bet for a tasty and satisfying m…