LGBTQ+ Argentina With Love

Day 1 – Buenos Aires

Arrival in Buenos Aires, reception at the international airport and private transfer to the hotel.

In the evening, you will enjoy and interactive dinner.

DINNER IN A CLOSED DOOR RESTAURANT – Private service with transfers from hotel

Duration: 3 hs approx.

Built in 1927 by the Norwegian architect and artist Alejandro Christophersen, Casa Cavia was carefully restored to become what it is today: a return to the wonders of the Belle Époque in Buenos Aires in dialogue with the contemporaneity of our present. A house that brings us together, passionate, and celebrates the trades it contains: architecture, books, food and flowers. Nowadays five women work together combining haute cuisine, books, flowers and design. A corner where the meeting is possible and is our premise. This is where creativity germinates. A space where routine stops to give way to enjoyment and reflection.


Starter options:

  • Grilled cheese stuffed with caramelized onions, tomato chutney and fresh herbs
  • Lettuce salad, cashew praline and crunchy prosiutto
  • Grilled endives, blue cheese and toasted hazelnuts
  • Kale, broccoli and toasted sesame salad

Main course options:

  • Couscous, raw and cooked vegetables, marinated trout and fresh herbs
  • Homemade pasta, roasted and fried artichokes, hazelnut butter and fresh herbs
  • Grilled “Vacio” (Meat cut), fried yucca and fresh herb chimichurri (Argentinian spicy sauce)
  • Toasted cheese gnocchi, green curry and asparagus from the garden

Dessert options:

  • Bruce cake with chocolate and caramel
  • Chestnut flan and whipped cream
  • Chocolates, white chocolate mousse and chocolate sauce
  • Seasonal fruits vanilla cream and dried fruit crumble

Drinks without alcohol – infusions

Waters with and without gas

Lemonade, Orangeade

Coffee and tea

Hotel accommodation in Buenos Aires.

Day 2 – Buenos Aires

Breakfast at the hotel.


Explore and discover the diverse side of Buenos Aires, in which everyone finds their space. Together with our expert guide, you will be able to plan your visit and learn about the outstanding sites that combine the identity of this beautiful and cosmopolitan city. You will find a unique architectural heritage that dazzles with its European influence, witness of its golden age. Art will be the protagonist of the tour, since the city has a wide offer of museums, art galleries and cultural centers that exhibit works for all tastes. The city enchants with its gardens and green spaces, which invite you to relax and enjoy beautiful urban oases.

The must-see route includes different unique spots. We will visit important squares such as De Mayo and The National Congress; avenues such as Corrientes, De Mayo, 9 de Julio; neighborhoods with history like La Boca, San Telmo, sumptuous like Palermo and Recoleta, modern like Puerto Madero; parks, commercial and financial areas, etc. But that’s not all, during the tour we will get to Santa Fe Avenue, where we will discover the story of Carlos Jauregui and the fight for the rights of the LGBT + community in Argentina.

The finishing touch to this exclusive visit will be a visit to one of the most emblematic buildings in the city. The Colón Theater keeps secrets in every corner and to live the experience of a Guided Tour is to know a portion of its history of more than one hundred years at the service of Argentine and world culture. By touring the Hall, the Main Foyer, the Busts Gallery and the Golden Room, visitors can absorb amazing details about the architecture, the staircases, its sculptures or stained glass.

Optional: Breakfast, Brunch or Snack in a fun and colorful space called “Straight-friendly”. The place of inspiration and meeting, is characterized by its delicious cuisine and a large library of artists, authors and LGBT themes to buy or simply read while tasting a coffee.


You could complete your experience with a 1 hour tango lesson in a comfortable studio with your professional dance instructor at the Tango capital of the world. During the lesson you are going to learn the basic steps to dance tango at the dance floor, the embrace, how to walk, the basic step, the “ocho” and more moves.


Love, passion, madness and glamour in a story that ends up becoming a legend… Located inside the exclusive and impressive Hotel Faena, Rojo Tango is a fascinating proposal that conquers all the senses, combining sounds, aromas, colors, movement and flavors. Wrapped in red velvet, there are the most select dancers and tango musicians from Argentina together with first-rate international cuisine to provide a unique enjoyment.

Pick up at the hotel at approximately 7:30 p.m., dinner at 8:30 p.m., show at 10:15 p.m., return to the hotel at approximately 11:45 p.m.

Hotel accommodation in Buenos Aires.

Day 3 – Buenos Aires

Breakfast at the hotel.


Isla El Descanso is located on one of the banks of the Sarmiento River, 20 minutes from the Fluvial Station of the Port of Tigre and the Puerto de Frutos (Fruits port). It is a garden where landscaping, outdoor art and nature come together to reveal the best representation of the Paraná Delta in Tigre, Argentina. It is a memorable experience that promises moments of relaxation and delight in an environment of immense natural, artistic and gastronomic diversity.

The tour of its various natural and design gardens arranged between streams, bridges and canals create a landscaped space for a unique experience of admiration and introspection in all seasons of the year. With the arrival of each season, the display of magnificent colors and perfumes reveal the beauty of nature in all its splendor. However, what truly captures the attention of visitors even more are the works of renowned contemporary Argentine artists such as Julio Le Parc, Pablo Reinoso, Bastón Díaz, Carlos Gallardo, Marie Orensanz, Vivianne Duchini, Pablo Curatella Manes and the late José Fioravanti that harmoniously complement the beauty of the garden.

The proposal includes a three-course lunch, served in one of the most beautiful corners of the island to give a touch of intimacy and romance.

Isla El Descanso is open to the public from Monday to Friday every season of the year, each season being a unique experience to explore different landscapes that make up an extensive garden, inviting introspection. It is a day of up to 8 hours, returning at 5.30 pm from Monday to Friday.

Shared service: Includes boat transfer Tigre Pier-Island-Tigre Pier, breakfast or reception, three-course lunch, tea service, one-hour guided walk and use of the pool (+ towels), includes private transfer from the hotel to the pier.

Hotel accommodation in Buenos Aires.

Day 4 – Buenos Aires – Mendoza

Breakfast at the hotel.

Transfer to Buenos Aires domestic airport, private service with guide.

Flight to Mendoza (Not included).

Arrival and Transfer from airport to the hotel, located in Mendoza outskirts.

Hotel accommodation in Mendoza.

Day 5 – Buenos Aires – Mendoza

Breakfast at the hotel.


A fun and original way to tour the vineyards and wineries in the picturesque Vistalba region, in Luján de Cuyo, recognized for being one of the two areas of Denomination of Controlled Origin of Argentina, along with San Rafael, also in Mendoza. Tradition and good taste live together perfectly in this area located at less than 20 km from Mendoza downtown. More than 55 wineries open to tourism, family companies, boutique wineries and everything travelers can imagine about the world of wine are there in Luján de Cuyo. Only 15 minutes away from downtown, this semi-arid climate area, with annual precipitation of around 200 mm, invites to review the history of wine in the province. It is worth going into the world of wine and the legends around it. Luján de Cuyo and the entire north area keep the first memories of winemaking in Argentina. Malbec has always been the emblem, but there are other varieties of remarkable flavor positioning themselves. Discover them in this unique land, with the best style.

While biking around the vineyards you will enjoy the outdoors, learn in the guided tours the wineries and of course taste the prestigious wines, with the immensity of the Andes at the back.

Tips for this activity:

  • This is a sustainable activity that does not require great physical effort, but it does require biking experience.
  • Comfortable clothes, sports shoes and a coat will ensure a day to enjoy the outdoors.
  • Don’t forget your sun protection and an extra water to the one included in the tour.
  • Have a good breakfast before starting the tour, to enjoy the tastings, is suggested.
  • Food preferences or dietary restrictions must be informed in advance.


  • Round trip transfer. Hotel – Starting point.
  • Bilingual guide.
  • High-end bicycles.
  • Mineral water, fresh fruit, nuts and appropriate amenities.
  • Visit and tasting in two wineries.
  • Full-course lunch in the third winery.

Hotel accommodation in Mendoza.

Day 6 – Mendoza

Breakfast at the hotel.


The best way to get to know a town is through its cuisine, its people, its culture. Estiba Argentina, offers you the possibility of discovering the culinary tradition of Argentina through simple regional cooking classes led by a chef, where you will discover our customs and you will enjoy the best wines and gourmet delights. Our expert guide will meet you at the hotel to start the program and head to the Uco Valley, 100 km from the city of Mendoza, a region where high-end wines are made. There we will visit the wineries selected for their exclusivity and quality of their wines. On our way to the Uco Valley we will visit the Pulenta Estate winery, directed by Hugo and Eduardo Pulenta, it is dedicated to making great wines in limited series, combining traditional methods with state-of-the-art technology, always taking care of nature. We will taste their wines in an experience to remember.

Valle de Uco is located at more than 1,300 meters, at the foot of the Andes mountain range in an area surrounded by an exceptional landscape, which invites you to enjoy wine in all its forms. There is the Andeluna Winery, where we will start the Regional Cooking Workshop, led by the chef of the winery, the Cooking Classes are a rich and unique experience where the passion and knowledge of the Cuyo culture is shared and transmitted, they will know the foundations of regional cuisine in an agile, fun and personalized product, and they will enjoy preparing typical dishes with local products and traditional techniques. We will enjoy a gastronomic lunch with wine pairing in the exclusive restaurant of the winery. A walk through this property is the perfect way to experience the history and tradition of the winery while enjoying one of its excellent wines.

It includes:

  • Regional cooking workshop given by a local chef.
  • Lunch at the winery, gourmet menu paired with wines from the winery.
  • Visit to 02 wineries and wine tasting included.
  • Guide specialized in bilingual wines, Luxury transportation throughout the itinerary by car or minivan depending on the number of people.

Departure from the hotel at approximately 8:30 a.m. and return at 6:00 p.m. Arrival at the first winery at 10:00 a.m., at 11:30 a.m. to the second winery where guests will have the cooking class with tasting and lunch.

The tasting includes 3 glasses of wines with different characteristics, and lunch includes 1 glass of wine for each of the 5 steps, pairing flavors.

Hotel accommodation in Mendoza.

Day 7 – Mendoza – Bariloche

Breakfast at the hotel.

Transfer to Mendoza airport, private service with guide.

Flight to Bariloche (Not included).

Upon arrival, delivery of your rental car at Bariloche airport, to start driving to your hotel in Bariloche area. *Car rental in Bariloche – Nissan Frontier 4×4 or similar. Free Kms basic insurance with deductible. Drop off in Bariloche, GPS, airport charge and 1 additional driver

Located in Argentina’s Río Negro province, Bariloche is a city surrounded by thousand-year-old forests, mountains covered in snow and crystal-clear  water lakes. The city is located within the Nahuel Huapi National Park, next to the Andes. There are lots of activities for you to enjoy in Bariloche: trekking and tours, sailing, winter sports for all tastes, world class cuisine, adventure tourism, romantic getaways, family activities, peaceful breaks and a diverse culture.

Bariloche’s high-end cuisine fuses European tastes with authentic local flavors. Wild game, fish, smoked meat, cheese and berries are the staples of the region’s meals. Take a journey of flavors that you’ll never forget: Trout carpaccio, lamb strudel, and the traditional curanto from Colonia Suiza. Don’t skip on dessert because the region’s chocolate is a must: chocolate fondue, hot chocolate or chocolate flakes.

Hotel accommodation in Bariloche.

Day 8 – Bariloche

Breakfast at the hotel.

Today you will have a free day to explore and enjoy Bariloche and the Lake District area by your own. We suggest the following self-drive route:


The Short Circuit begins in downtown Bariloche. Driving along the edge of the southern banks of Nahuel Huapi lake, as you follow Bustillo avenue. The San Pedro peninsula and Puerto Bueno are beautiful spots where you can enjoy the amazing scenery and discover a small cave.

After going around the peninsula, you will reach Villa Llao Llao at milestone 23. You’ll find a stunning viewpoint and other attractions in the area including the Llao Llao hotel, with its magnificent natural environment, the Llao Llao municipal park, where you can take quiet walks through the woods. You’ll see Puerto Pañuelo, the starting point of the lake tours and Victoria Island, the Myrtle Woods and Puerto Blest.

The circuit continues deep into the Llao Llao peninsula. At milestone 30, a road opens that takes you to Villa Tacul, overlooking the Llao Llao bay. The circuit then takes you to Escondido Lake, where you can visit the Tourist Information office. Once you leave the peninsula, at milestone 33, the road crosses the Angostura stream. From here you can take a detour that leads to the Bahía López area, where you’ll find the rocky walls of mounts López and Capilla.

Following the Shorter Circuit, when you get to milestone 40 you’ll find another panoramic viewpoint – 945 meters (3,100 feet) above sea level – with an excellent view of the Moreno lake and the Llao Llao peninsula. Traveling along the banks of Moreno lake, at milestone 42, you’ll see the bridge that connects the east and west sides of the lake. There you can take a detour to the left to discover Colonia Suiza, where you can visit the small farms and campsites and have a delicious cup of tea.

Resuming the circuit route, 17 kilometers (10 miles) from the city you’ll find Mount Campanario: From the viewpoint located at the top you can enjoy the most incredible panoramic views (Estimated entrance fee: USD 8 per person). Finally, at milestone 45, you begin heading back toward Bariloche.

Afternoon at leisure. Suggested:


Kayaking is an activity that gives you the great advantage of free movement, allowing you to access to incredible remote places where many people only dream. True sports specialists will connect you in an absolute way with pure and crystalline water, in a unique interaction with nature.

Highlights: wildlife, Cathedral Mount, Otto Mount, Milenary Forest, Ventana Mount, Photography, Swimming on the lake shore.

Departure time: FROM 1:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Start: Gutierrez Lake

Difficulty: Easy

Includes: Kayaks, rowing equipment, bilingual guides, snack and insurance.


The excursion begins with the transfer to the place from where the boat departs. First, we will sail to Victoria Island, visiting its central part on a guided walk that goes through the old nursery, where different exotic tree species can be seen, including Sequoias. Following the trails of this beautiful and thousand-year-old island, you’ll reach Playa del Toro, where you can see the paintings made by the ancient inhabitants that used to live in the area, surrounded by a magnificent volcanic-sand beach. The island has places to have lunch and places to have picnics.

Then we will embark again until we reach the Quetrihué peninsula, where the Arrayanes Forest National Park is located. The Myrtle (called “quetrihue” in the mapuche language) is a bush with an exquisite saffron color and white flowers. In this place, the only one in the world, the bush takes a tree form and creates a magical and rare forest. There we will tour this wonderful forest in a circuit of approximately 45 minutes. The return is direct to the pier in Bariloche, where the car will be waiting to take you back to the hotel.

Hotel accommodation in Bariloche.

Day 9 – Bariloche

Breakfast at the hotel.

Today you will have a free day to explore and enjoy Bariloche and the Lake District area by your own. We suggest the following activity:


Total distance covered: 364 km (Round trip).

Estimated driving time: 7 hours (Round trip, Not considering stops on the way).

Villa La Angostura:

Located in the heart of the “Seven Lakes Route”, it´s the gateway to The Arrayanes National Park. Beaches, forests and mountains combine their colors, and create new beautiful sceneries each season. It also has everything you need to live a romantic experience any time in the year. You can feel the peaceful serenity of a typical town by the Andes Range. This is why it is one of the touristic jewels of Patagonia in Neuquén, privileged by its location at the foot of lakes, mountain tops and forests of the Nahuel Huapi National Park. Among the numerous natural circuits and attractions, you can visit the Arrayanes forest, located in the Quetrihué Peninsula. This National Park keeps specimens of up to 600 years old of a cinnamon-colored tree, which is unique in the world and reaches a height of 25 m.

Seven Lakes Road:

By more than 100 km, between the cities of San Martín de los Andes and Villa La Angostura (two of the most charming cities in the region, in the Province of Neuquén), crystal water between mountains and landscapes full of nature make up an unparalleled context. Tourists from all over the world go there to visit and interpret nature in its purest state. Lácar, Machónico, Falkner, Villarino, Escondido, Correntoso and Espejo integrate this circuit of unrepeated lakes, a scenery from a fairy tale. The tour may take around 3 hours including lookouts, breathtaking landscapes and the invitation to take a thousand photographs.

San Martin de los Andes:

The frame that the city sets is a seal of unparalleled harmony and beauty. At the foot of Lácar Lake, San Martín appears as one of the dream places in Patagonia. An ideal place to enjoy a nice rest with the family. Sailing tours, panoramic points, beach, snow, typical gastronomy and streets, which seem to have been taken from fairy tales, to walk them again and again are some of its credentials.

After visiting San Martin de los Andes, you will back to Bariloche by routes 40 and 63 (This last is a gravel mountain road), passing throud the Limay river valley in the border with the steppe, where incredible rocky formations can be enjoyed.

We suggest to leave from Bariloche early, you will be able to get very good meals in Villa La Angostura or in San Martin de los Andes.

Hotel accommodation in Bariloche.

Day 10 – Bariloche

Breakfast at the hotel.

Today you will drive to Bariloche airport, from where you will drop off the car and get your flight out.

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