Argentina is the most European of all the South American nations. Its a large country with deserts, glaciers, immense planes, tropical forests and lakes. Argentina's capital Buenos Aires, founded on the River Plate, is a cosmopolitan city with wide boulevards, cafes, gourmet restaurants, world class shopping and of course Tango. Visit the Casa Rosada, Plaza de Mayo, the Colon Theater, the Obelisk, 9th of July Avenue and the charming La Boca district. Outside the city take a boat ride on the Tigre or see the Argentinean cowboys at a Gaucho feast. Other parts of the country to see are Iguazu Falls, one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world, Bariloche, alpine like ski resort and summer paradise, Mendoza, beautiful colonial city and wine growing region, famous beach resorts such as Mar del Plata, and the magnificent landscapes of Patagonia. Continental Journeys offers both escorted and independent tours to Argentina. You can customize any independent tour or we can create any tour to fit your wishes.