Argentina is located on the eastern side of the southern tip of South America. The name Argentina is derived from the Latin word ‘argentums’ which means silver. There are a number of tourist sites in Argentina worth exploring. Some of the popular tourist sites in Argentina are featured below.
Buenos Aires, the capital city is a popular tourist site in Argentina. The city is often referred to as Paris of South America. There are a number of attractions here and to the North of the city you can visit the Iguazu Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world. Buenos Aires is a city of contrast and presents a conglomeration of exotic wine and food, architectural styles and the undaunted spirit of tango. The charm of this city will definitely bowl you over. The city also offers luxurious accommodations for travelers.
Patagonia is one of the largest regions in Southern Argentina. You will come across gorgeous whales and penguins in Peninsula Valdes and also the lake region of Bariloche. There are number of national parks and glaciers in El Calafate, and Tierra del Fuego that lie in this region. The area represents a unique genre in Argentina.
Mendoza is another tourist attraction in Argentina, ideal for wine lovers and foodies. There are remarkable sight around the Andes Mountains which also is a great place to enjoy adventure sports. There are picturesque wine regions that are located western sides of Mendoza that make up for a truly memorable holiday.
Salta is located in the picturesque northern region where weather conditions are more or less stable all round the year. Explore this old colonial town in Argentina which a fascinating experience. Enjoy a train ride through the gorgeous scenery in this beautiful town.
The Atlantic coastline is a favorite tourist site in Argentina among locals as well tourists. The best time to visit is the summer months. There are numerous accommodations that ensure you have a comfortable stay during your visit.