Argentina, with it’s vast open expanses, agreeable climate, incredible adventure offerings and super friendly locals makes it the perfect place for a family vacation to suit all ages. We’ve done our research and scoped out the perfect experiences and places to stay that welcome families and offer incredible experiences to keep all your tribe amazed and inspired on a luxury family vacation of a lifetime. This seven night vacation is the right mix of adventure, culture and relaxation and is the perfect introduction to exploring South America. You’ll start off in Buenos Aires, one of the hippest cities on the planet, where our team of expert guides will let you in on the best hidden gems. Then we’ll whisk you south to Bariloche, one of Argentina’s most beautiful regions hidden in the middle of the Patagonian mountains. Here you’ll kayak, hike and bike your way around this stunning wilderness with expert guides in tow as you bring the geography of Argentina to life. You’ll get a true sense of wilderness in this unique, luxury adventure.
Buzzing Buenos Aires
Landing in Buenos Aires you’ll have a few days to explore the vibrant city before heading off into the wilds. From the airport you’ll be transferred to your family crash-pad, Four Seasons Buenos Aires Hotel. On arrival your kids will be welcomed with a special gift in their room to get them acquainted with the city for the next three nights. With so much to see in the city you’ll be guided by Black Tomato’s knowledgeable team of guides, starting with two of Argentina’s greatest passions; food and Tango. You’ll enjoy a hands-on cooking class where your family will learn to make tasty empanadas and try varieties of Helados, Argentina’s take on ice-cream. At night we’ll arrange for the whole family to grab dinner and a Tango show. For budding dancers we can also arrange lessons for the whole family.Read more
For the next couple of days we’ll show you the best of the city on a private tour according to age and interest of your family. We’ll visit the best graffiti murals or even the city’s science museum. For sports lovers make sure to head to La Boca, the colorful neighborhood that’s home to the famous Boca Juniors Football team. For a truly authentic city experience we can arrange for you to watch a match at the home of Argentinian football. For dinner we can arrange a traditional Argentinian Parilla or once the kids have settled down for the night why not enjoy a private wine tasting experience with an expert sommelier to take you through the countries best Malbecs.
Into the wilderness of Bariloche
From Buenos Aires you’ll make the short two hour flight down to Bariloche, Argentina’s epic Lake District set in the northern region of Patagonia. We’ll then whisk you to the peaceful retreat of Llao Llao, your base for the next four nights. This luxurious golf and spa resort, with a beautiful setting on the shores of Lake Nahuel Huapi, is the perfect family friendly base for a range of exciting outdoor activities. Surrounded by nothing but pristine nature you and your little ones can do as little or as much as you desire. We recommend getting out on the lake with a private guide and enjoying a kayaking adventure where you’ll split off in a scenic and secluded location for a picnic lunch. We can also arrange a stunning private yacht to take you and the family out cruising the impressively deep blue and pristine waters of Lake Nahuel Huapi on a truly memorable trip through the national park. You’ll make a landing on Victoria Island where you’ll enjoy guided nature walks and a gourmet picnic brimming with treats. If you prefer adventures on dry land why not hop on a bike and head into the wilderness to explore the mountains and lakes on a cycling tour with all the family.
To soothe those aching muscles after all that action, Llao Llao also houses a plentiful spa where alongside mum and dad your little ones can enjoy a massage, facial or even a yoga class. After four nights of blissful adventure and relaxation you’ll then head back to Buenos Aires to catch your flight home with memories to last a lifetime.