Polo Experience Argentina
4 nights 4 * accommodation (full board) at La Esperanza Polo Club; 2 nights luxury accommodation (full board) at La Catalina, a family-owned, working Estancia.Excludes
Flights; airport taxes; personal insurance; alcoholic drinks (other than wine) and local gratuitiesExtras
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Enter the secret world of polo with this complete Polo experience. Combining master polo tuition with ranch work on a beautiful Argentine estancia, you will learn about polo from the ground upHighlights
Up your game with the unique opportunity of a luxury two base stay Combine a stay at an exclusive Polo club with a private Estancia stay. Drive the ball down the famous fields playing exhilarating chukkas Discover the secrets of La Catalina's polo pony breeding programme. Place your bets and spot the future champions of the Argentine Open. Relax as you sip a glass of pink champagne from the young vineyards Trade your swift pony for a steadfast Criollo to herd cattle and horses Canter across the vast pampas under infinite skies Scan the serene landscape for wild horses, guanacos and pumasDay by Day
Day 1: Transfer from Buenos Aires to Coronel Suarez. Meet the ponies. Overnight at La Esperanza Polo Club Day 2- 4: Morning stick and ball practice, late afternoon chukkas or matches. Overnight at La Esperanza. Day 5: Morning stick and ball practice, after lunch or tea transfer to La Catalina. Early evening ride out or ranch work. Overnight at La Catalina. Day 6: Morning and evening Ranch work or rides out. Overnight at La Catalina Day 7: Transfer back to Buenos Aires or other onward travelIs this trip for me?
This exciting polo experience is exclusive to BlueGreen. This trip suits keen riders and sports enthusiasts. Clients should possess a fair level of fitness. This trip is best suited to intermediate and experienced riders. The polo tuition will most benefit riders who can demonstrate adequate horse control The polo days involve around 3 hours in the saddle. Ranch work such as cattle herding and horse moving involves fast riding over rough terrain along with longer hours in the saddle. The opportunity to witness the polo pony breeding programme up close will interest anyone with a passion for horses Temperatures in the summer can be quite high. Most of the polo and the ranch work take place in the morning or late afternoon, however clients should be comfortable riding in the heat.Includes
Round trip transfers from Buenos Aires 4 nights in 4 * accommodation in a private polo club. 2 nights stay in a beautiful working Estancia. Discuss the options with us. Meals (including wine) as stated on the itinerary 3 days expert polo tuition from HPA trained, bilingual pro players Horseback ranch working and rides out into the surrounding countryside.