Argentina - The Pampas & the Atlantic Coast (PDF Chapter)
This is the Pampas & the Atlantic Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Argentina guidebook.
Home to more than a third of the country’s population, this is the nation’s economic power-house. While the region isn’t packed with tourist attractions, simple pleasures and traditional gaucho culture are waiting to be discovered.
- go gaucho in San Antonio de Areco, the prettiest town in the pampas
- head out on a savory hunt for locally produced prosciutto, salami and cheese in Tandil
- soak up the sun and a vibrant cultural scene in Mar del Plata, the ‘Pearl of the Atlantic’
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Northern Pampas, La Plata, Luján, San Antonio de Areco, Southern Pampas, Tandil, Sierra de la Ventana, Villa Ventana, Atlantic Coast, Pinamar, Villa Gesell, Mar del Plata, Necochea, Bahía Blanca.
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