Travel Argentina: Top 5 Outdoor Activities in Argentina

Argentina is well known for its landscapes, climate and delicious food! If you’re a traveler looking for the adventure of a lifetime we suggest you look no further. Argentina’s breathtaking landscapes will make you fall in love and keep you coming back for more. You’ll be overwhelmed with the amount of things to do. That is why we’ve complied a list of the top 5 must-do outdoor activities in Argentina.

Outdoor Activities in Argentina: Rafting

Are you an adrenaline junkie? If so, this is the perfect activity for you. Rafting combines; skill, high-speed currents, and most of all EXCITEMENT! Rafting has become one of the most thrilling experiences due to its combination of power and play. Tussle with waves, whip around, splash, then admire the serene scenery that awaits you at the end of your adventure. Adventure through the Cañadón river where is where all the magic happens. This river is said to be home to the finest rafting in Argentina, maybe even The World.  Enjoy a favorite amongst the outdoor activities in Argentina, while remaining in heart of Patagonia surrounded by ice, water, silence, and Truth.

Outdoor Activities in Argentina: Trekking

Argentina is huge! Part of what makes Argentina perfect for walking and adventuring is its diversity in mountains, landscapes, parks, and food. There’s a lot to do and see but the most stunning site of them all might be El Chaltén a region south of The Andes. The beauty of natural flora and fauna combined with great infrastructure of trails is what makes El Chaltén the best Argentina has to offer.

Outdoor Activities in Argentina: Kayaking

Part of what makes traveling so appealing is its ability to change your perspective. Climbing to the top of a mountain allows you to feel like the King or Queen of the World. Whereas, passing by an immense glacier maybe leave you feeling as small as an ant. This is part of the magnificence of travel, it is what exploration is all about. It is what the Upsala kayak experience is all about. Kayak through glaciers and allow yourself to feel all the different hues of blue.

Outdoor Activities in Argentina: Visit Los Glaciares National Park

Visit the third largest glacier park in the world! Imagine picnicking on a beach while facing a glacier…it’s enough to leave you in awe of your surroundings. This is what Los Glaciares National Park offers. The park is designed perfectly by Nature, ensuring magnificent views from different vantage points. The park is both beautiful and tiresome, so please be sure to come prepared with comfortable boots.

Outdoor Activities in Argentina: Horseback Riding

Horseback riding is not only an incredible way to site see and connect with Nature but it also allows for those who travel to Argentina to connect with Argentinian culture. Disconnect and enjoy a fabulous retreat or go to Estancia Cristina where you can “reach unexpected places by riding, wading through streams and rivers, as you make out the Andes Range in the distance.”


Which of these 5 outdoor activities in Argentina sparks your interest? Have any suggestions for future articles? What are some things you’d like to know about our destinations? Please comment below, we’d love to hear your feedback. Until next time Wildthings!