HOCKEY TOURS TO ARGENTINA HOCKEY FESTIVAL

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The Argentina hockey Festival is an annual event that caters for International schools and clubs during Easter. Based in Buenos Aires there are approx 20 teams that contest the festival consisting of U18 boys and U18 and U16 girls categories. Teams that enter are a mixture of both local and international talent, with entries regularly received from the UK, Australia, Canada, USA, and South Africa. Groups are able to easily extend their stay in Argentina before or after the festival to experience other aspects of the country if they wish. 

A hockey tour to Argentina offers good quality opposition and an experience in a sports passionate country which can also be combined with Chile and Uruguay as a multi-country South American tour. Argentina famous for Tango, Gauchos and Steak is full of diverse landscapes including Pampas plains, glaciers, rainforests and mountainous regions for awe-inspiring scenery and excursions.

  • Resorts
  • Accommodation
  • Excursions
  • Itinerary

An Impressive destination which is full of contrasts from cosmopolitan City life in the capital Buenos Aires to the natural wonder of Iguazu Falls on the border of Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina.

Groups will have the opportunity to visit a number of Towns and Cities within Argentina depending on the length of tour and budget requirements. Key Cities including Buenos Aires, Mendoza, Rosario and Iguazu can be included in any tour itinerary whilst also integrating a choice of traditional cultural activities to provide an unforgettable Latin touring experience.

Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires

  • Main hub, vibrant, lively, colourful Capital City
  • European Influence
  • Obelisk, Boca Stadium, Tango Show/lessons
  • School and Club opposition available
Mendoza
Mendoza

Mendoza

  • Located at the foot of the Andes
  • Adventurous activities including White Water Rafting
  • 4WD tours, trekking, horseback riding
  • Semi-arid climate with little rain
Rosario
Rosario

Rosario

  • 4 hours coach transfer from Buenos Aires
  • Estancia and gauchos experience
  • Monument to the Flag, Parana River and La Florida Beach
Iguazu
Iguazu

Iguazu

  • Brazilian/Argentine National Parks – Iguazu Falls
  • 4x4 rainforest tour
  • Power boat ride on river
  • 2hr flight from Buenos Aires

A mixture of accommodation options are possible throughout a tour to Argentina including High Performance centres and 3-5* hotels. Hosting is also a possibility with local schools and families and often one of the highlights of any tour. Some example accommodation is highlighted below:

Hotel Two
Hotel Two

Hotel Two (Buenos Aires)

  • 3* modern hotel centrally located in the heart of San Telmo, Buenos Aires
  • Close to cafes, restaurants and shops in the area
  • Within walking distance of Illuminated Block, Cabildo and nearby Plaza de Mayo
  • Buffet breakfast, fitness gym, and free WiFi
Grand Crucero
Grand Crucero

Grand Crucero (Iguazu)

  • Located in Iguazu 100m from Punto Iguazu shopping Mall
  • Onsite outdoor swimming pool, restaurant, sauna and fitness centre
  • Multi bedded en-suite rooms available for groups
  • Ideally situated for Iguazu Falls

There are an abundance of activities and excursions on offer in Argentina to enhance your overall tour experience, below you will find a selection of ‘must sees’. 

City Tour
City Tour

A Buenos Aires City tour wil give you the opportunity to visit the National Congress, the Metropolitan Cathedral, San Telmo (a traditional neighbourhood where Tango performances can be seen), stop in La Boca, the colourful neighbourhood home to street buskers & local artists. One of the highlights will be a visit to the ´Bombonera´. Discover the history, culture and magic of ‘La Bombenera’, Buenos Aires' famous football stadium and home to Boca Juniors football team. You will take a behind the scenes tour and visit the changing rooms and go pitch side followed by a visit to the Boca Museum.

Iguazu Falls
Iguazu Falls

The spectacular Iguazu Falls are situated on the border of Argentina and Brazil and are a real highlight of any visit South America. The waterfalls consist of 275 separate falls and are the largest in the world by volume, and are higher than Niagara Falls. You will witness this natural wonder and World UNESCO heritage site from both the Brazilian and Argentine sides of the falls along walkways and observation platforms. A 4x4 rainforest tour and power boat ride up close to the falls is also provided for groups.

Estancia
Estancia

Visit a local ranch home to the Argentine ‘gauchos’ (cowboys) which will host a cultural performance featuring traditional dance, folklore, song and horsemanship skills followed by a BBQ buffet lunch.

We can offer tailor made tours to suit your specific tour duration, group requirements and budget. Please find below an example itinerary:

Day Resort Accommodation Fixture Activity
1 Depart UK In Flight    
2 Buenos Aires Hotel Two    
3 Buenos Aires Hotel Two group games Opening ceremony
4 Buenos Aires Hotel Two group games City Tour & Boca Stadium
5 Buenos Aires Hotel Two Finals Tango Show & Meal
6 Rosario Plaza Real Suites   Estancia
7 Rosario Billeting 1  City Tour
8 Buenos Aires Billeting   Tango lesson
9 Buenos Aires Billeting 2 Tigre Cruise
10 Iguazu Grand Crucero   Brazilian Falls
11 Iguazu Grand Crucero   4x4 tour & Boat ride
12 Buenos Aires Hotel Two   End of tour meal
13 Depart In Flight    
14 Arrive UK