Polo in Argentina
Argentina has a large Polo offer for all tourists who decide to visit our country. Tourists have the chance to enjoy very important polo tournaments and to practise this sport combined with a range of high standard hotels and all the necessary equipment to have a great experience.
The Ministry of Tourism of Argentina and the National Institute of Tourism Promotion are working to show around the world all the natural and cultural attractives and the high quality services for all the tourists that decides to visit us.
Our country has a tradition in the sport that invites all who enjoy Polo around the world to know all that Argentina has to offer. Tourists who decide to visit us can enjoy some of the most important tournaments, such as the Argentine Polo Championship, held in Buenos Aires in December, while combining this experience with all the high quality services and all the cultural offer.
Enjoy the cuisine of Argentina, taste any of the world-renowned wines while enjoying Tango shows or visiting some of the most outstanding natural attractions of our country as the Iguazu Falls and the Perito Moreno Glacier in the Patagonia are some of the possibilities that the visitor will find in our country.
In Argentina tourists can enjoy the local winemaking history: many wineries have their own museums exhibiting the rich heritage that witnessed the effort of wine pioneers that converted this territory into a blessed land for the elaboration of the “national beverage”. Argentine cuisine is universally known by the quality of its red meats. Asado is the typical local dish. The Gaucho takes charge of the kitchen and invites to an amazingly complete barbecue.
The Argentine Open Polo Championship is one of the biggest sporting eventsLive in our country. It is organized by the Argentine Polo Association which has been recently awarded with the Country Brand for its representative values of Argentina.
In Argentina tourists can also attend Polo tournaments in the snow. These competitions are realized during winter (July – August) in some of the most famous ski resorts of the country such as Chapelco, Cerro Catedral (Bariloche), Ushuaia. The Snow Polo has positioned itself in recent years as a very important activity among Argentina winter season sport eventsLive.
When visiting Argentina horse fan tourists should not miss the opportunity to spend a polo day in one of the many places close to Buenos Aires. If you have some more days to enjoy your horse passion you can spend a week in a ranch in Buenos Aires or La Pampa province to take polo lessons or even to improve your polo skils. While doing this, you will be able to enjoy the warm friendship of the local people, experience wonderful gastronomy maridated with the best Malbec wines and learn about the natural culture of the region visited.