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Estancia Experiece at La Bamba de Areco

Overview

When the hectic life of Buenos Aires becomes unbearable and travellers long for a restful day in the country, La Bamba de Areco may prove to be the destination of choice. Few are the places that are so close to the City yet so secluded and tranquil. At only 123 kilometers from Buenos Aires, La Bamba de Areco, offers precisely what the Celtic origin of its name translates to; a place to rest. A typical program is portrayed below.

Trip Code: ARTSOLB

Location: Argentina

ITINERARY INSPIRATION

You will be met by our representative and transferred to San Antonio de Areco.

Enjoy an authentic day in the countryside at an exclusive luxury estancia near San Antonio de Areco. It is an hour and a half’s drive to San Antonio de Areco across the open pampas. On arrival in San Antonio de Areco there is time to take a walk around this charming gaucho town and its huge central plaza. The town hints at a return to the eighteenth century, with its narrow colonial streets, church, bars, silversmiths and museums. Following that it is a short 13 km drive out to the exclusive ‘La Bamba de Areco’ Estancia. Once at the estancia you can choose from a range of activities including excursions on horseback, carriage and mountain bike. There are bowls - known locally as bochas - and a swimming pool, and the numerous indoor and outdoor sitting areas offer a variety of spots to relax with a good book. La Bamba de Areco also serves as the base for the international polo team that bears its name, though it is not always possible to watch, there are sometimes practise sessions or chukkas on one of the property’s two polo fields. Although it is not intended to be a polo school, arrangements can be made on request for guests who are experienced polo players.

Arrive La Bamba De Areco

With so many activities to choose from and a beautiful destination to enjoy, choose from the list of activities or maybe enjoy a hot stone massage. The large swimming pool and numerous relaxation areas offers you an unforgettable restful experience and an incomparable way to restore energy before leaving back to Buenos Aires.

Activities and Departures
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  • Personalise your itinerary
  • Access to great flight deals
  • Choose your accomodation
  • Tailored travel insurance options
  • Choose your preferred dates
  • Cater to your travel needs

Pricing & date

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Important Information

  • Prices are full board including beverages during meals and outdoor activities.
    Transfers, sightseeing tours, laundry, telephone, medical insurance, beauty treatments, equine and folkloric shows and tips are not included.

  • FROM US$285 - Subject to season and availability, contact us for more details. 

  • Rates are per room per night, for double occupancy.
    All prices are subject to change. We regretfully inform you that La Bamba de Areco is unable to accommodate children below the age of 1

  • Season and availability

Accommodation

We believe that appropriate accommodation should add to the authentic travel experience, as well as providing utmost enjoyment. For that reason our accommodation is scrutinised by our staff on the ground frequently, ensuring the properties adhere to our high standards. This key will help you understand the levels of accommodation available on this tour.

SPEAK TO A SPECIALIST

Talk to one of our Destination Specialists to plan your South American adventure and turn your dream into a reality. With exceptional knowledge and first hand experience, our consultants will assist in every way possible to make your journey the most memorable it can be, matching not only the itinerary, but the accommodation and activities to suit your style of travel and budget.

Sustainability

Chimu Adventures undertakes a number of sustainability measures within its operations including:

1) Only using local guides and office staff to both maximise local employment opportunities and minimise carbon footprints. Local guides also ensure you benefit from the intimate knowledge, passion and culture of the country you’re visiting.

2) Where possible, using locally owned and operated boutique hotels to maximise the return to the local community.

3) Chimu’s “Pass it on” programme has provided funding to hundreds of local community projects in Latin America. Our aim is to empower local communities, helping them to develop their own infrastructure for the future. Since 2006, we have been working with Kiva (a well-known Non-Governmental Organisation), providing hundreds of loans to local businesses all over South America.
4) In our pre tour information we provide a range of tips and advice on how to minimise your impact on both local environments and communities.

5) Chimu Adventures’ offices also take a number of sustainability measures including carbon offsets for company vehicles and most staff travel. Chimu Adventure’s internal processes are also structures to create a paperless office and to reduce waste. There are also internal programmes to help staff minimise their carbon footprint such as our staff bike purchase assistance plan which encourages office staff to commute to work via bicycle. Currently almost half of our office based staff commute to work via bicycle.