Though it lacks the obvious indigenous attractions of Peru, Bolivia and Mexico, the beautiful country of Argentina has always attracted visitors. From the northern deserts to the southern Andean Cordillera, from Iguazu Falls to the magnificent desolation of Patagonia, Argentina's geography is varied and stunning. Towards the border with Chile sits Aconcagua, the highest peak in the Western hemisphere.
On Top of natural wonders, the best dance, some of the cutest penguins in the world and tasty beef add to the fabulous experience of Argentina vacations. Adventure activities include horseback riding, trekking, white-water rafting, kayaking, skiing, along with more relaxing pursuits such as wine tasting. For cosmopolitan Argentina vacations, there's the elegant capital, Buenos Aires.
This fabulous city is renowned for its sophistication offers great shopping, gastronomic delights and a nightlife that make Buenos Aires one of the world's great round-the-clock party capitals. Buenos Aires remains the most sophisticated city of Latin America, with its tango nightspots, yacht clubs and renovated docklands. In fact, it feels and may remind you more of Europe.
Priceline offers great Buenos Aires cruises. German and Italian culture is combined with the Spanish native tongue and flavor of Buenos Aires. The energy, melancholy passion, and tension of the city come bursting forth from music and dance.
From Buenos Aires you can soon be riding with the gauchos in the pampas or trekking in the Andes. Probably the best known sight in Argentina is Iguazu Falls. Shared with Brazil as a sub-tropical national park, in which huge falls thunder down sheer rock faces and send riveting clouds of mist up in the faces of onlookers. Tropical wildlife can be observed in the surrounding jungle. To feel the falls close enough and enjoy the beauty of its vegetation, birds and butterflies; it is essential to walk along the walkways and footpaths on the Argentine side.
Combine the Iguazu Stay package with other regional stays to customize the ideal Argentina vacations. You can select a hotel, reduce or extend number of nights and select local sightseeing in each regional stay.
Buenos Aires and Iguazu Falls Escapade is a perfect choice for wonderful Argentina vacations. The package includes three nights in Buenos Aires, two nights in Iguazu Falls and one night in Buenos Aires and features: the Cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires and the majestic Iguazu Falls, UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Less well known in Argentina are the deserts of the Chaco to the north between Paraguay and Bolivia. Further west are colonial gems like Salta, where you can take a train to the highest of altitudes. Another train puffs its way through Patagonia.
Wildlife enthusiasts should make for the Valdes Peninsula where killer whales chase seal pups up on the beach, or the far south where penguins can be seen nesting. Bird-watching can be rewarding throughout the wilder regions. Giant storks and anacondas dwell in the Ibera marshes, so be careful where you step!
The family-run estancias take in guests and let you help round up cattle or sheep with traditional cowboys and horsemen. The Argentina vacations adventure is there for the making. The fishing is excellent and so is the wine. So give it a try!