The main beaches in Argentina are on the coast of Buenos Aires, though further afield there are the beautiful beaches on the crystalline mountain lakes of northern Patagonia and opposite them, along the southern Atlantic coastline, you can ride, walk and kayak past colonies of Sea Lions, Penguins and Elephant Seals.

Ideal time to travel

December to March

Where in Argentina

Buenos Aires & the Pampas | The Patagonian Lake District | The Whales of Peninsula Valdes | Tierra del Fuego & Antarctica

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Beaches in Argentina

Beach life on Argentina’s Coast

Argentina has a long, rugged Atlantic coastline with wide, sandy beaches. South from Buenos Aires there are several beach towns that offer ocean-side accommodations and activities.

Beaches in Argentina

The Beaches of Florianopolis, in Brazil

More affluent beach goers tend to head across the Rio de la Plata to the beach towns of Uruguay and further north to Brazil with some of the world’s best beaches. This can easily be included into your travel itinerary with MacDermott’s Argentina.

Beaches in Argentina

A fresh water beach in Patagonia near San Martin de los Andes

In Patagonia exists a different style of beach life alongside the larger freshwater lakes near to San Martin de Los Andes and Bariloche, which have the advantages of some amazing scenery and a plethora of activities.