Top 5 places in Argentina you must see

Metropolitan Cathedral, Buenos Aires David Berkowitz/Flickr

Metropolitan Cathedral, Buenos Aires ©David Berkowitz/Flickr

You’ve surely heard lots of positive things about Argentina. Besides being famous for the soccer, the wine and the tango, it is also well-known as a popular tourist destination. It is an immense country, being home to some fascinating and unique tourist attractions. Actually there are hundreds of places in Argentina which might be worth visiting.

Below I will present you the top 5 places in Argentina you must see. These are the following: Buenos Aires, the Iguazu Waterfalls, the Los Glaciares National Park, Ushuaia (and the Beagle Channel) and the Aconcagua. I recommend you to visit as many as you can. You will surely make yourself an unforgettable journey and will return home with great memories.

Buenos Aires

Obviously, the Argentine capital city, Buenos Aires is the premier tourist destination of the country. The city is a buzzing place you must visit. With innumerable attractions like museums, architectural jewels, theatres, parks and other sights, the city is a popular destination. It is also famous for its rich cultural life. Buenos Aires is surely a place where you can never get bored. Don’t miss it!

Metropolitan Cathedral, Buenos Aires David Berkowitz/Flickr

Metropolitan Cathedral, Buenos Aires ©David Berkowitz/Flickr

The Iguazu Waterfalls

One of the world’s largest and most popular waterfalls, the Iguazu Falls makes another place you must visit while you are in Argentina. The falls are some of the most breathtaking natural wonders of the country and even of the entire world. Protected by a national park, the falls can be found on the border of Argentina and Brazil. This magnificent wonder drags innumerable tourists each and every year.

Iguazu Falls Nouhailler/Flickr

Iguazu Falls ©Nouhailler/Flickr

The Los Glaciares National Park

Argentina is not only home to high mountains, lakes and waterfalls, but to some of the most breathtaking glaciers of the world, too. There are glaciers in the Los Glaciares National Park and in the Tierra del Fuego National Park, too. The first park’s glaciers are some of Argentina’s most breathtaking ones. The most beautiful and most popular is the immense glacier named Perito Moreno. It is surely a must-see.

The Perito Moreno Glacier Tanenhaus/Flickr

The Perito Moreno Glacier ©Tanenhaus/Flickr

Ushuaia and the Beagle Channel

Considered to be the southernmost city of the world, Ushuaia is a popular tourist destination of Argentina. It lies on the wonderful Beagle Channel which is also very attractive among visitors, especially for its wildlife. Do you want to see seals, penguins and orcas in their natural habitat? Than visit Ushuaia and have an unforgettable experience.

The Aconcagua

As the highest mountain of the Americas, the Aconcagua is also a famous place you must see in Argentina. It is extremely attractive for those who love to climb, but only recommended for the experiences ones. The sceneries of the Aconcagua are breathtaking and incomparable. Don’t miss to visit the Aconcagua Provincial Park! You won’t regret it.


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