Gauchos, historically, led a nomadic life on the vast plains of Argentina, known as the Pampas. A typical day for a gaucho usually involved tasks related to cattle ranching, hunting, and outdoor living.

A typical day begins early with the sunrise. Gauchos rise from their makeshift beds on ranches or in the countryside and start their day with a hot mate, a traditional Argentine drink. They then attend to checking the condition of the cattle, ensuring they are healthy and in their designated areas.

Much of the day is spent breaking in horses and herding cattle. Gauchos are skilled riders and spend hours caring for and riding horses for fieldwork. They also use their skills with bolas, tools for capturing animals.

Food is simple but hearty, with beef barbecues often on the menu. In the afternoon, after a hard day's work, gauchos may enjoy folk music, such as the malambo, or share stories around a campfire.

A gaucho's life is deeply rooted in tradition and nature. While the way of life has evolved over time, gauchos remain an important symbol of Argentine culture, and their heritage endures today.

Exclusive Full Gaucho Day Experience

Hotel Pick-up: Your day begins with a private transfer from your hotel in Buenos Aires at 9:00 AM.

Arrival at Estancia El Ombú: You'll arrive at Estancia El Ombú at 11:00 AM, where a memorable day of authentic Gaucho experiences awaits.

Schedule of Activities at Estancia El Ombú: From 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM, immerse yourself in the rich Gaucho culture and traditions, all in a breathtaking setting.


- 11:00 AM: Commence your day with a delectable aperitif, featuring empanadas and a selection of beverages, including wine, beer, still or sparkling water, soft drinks, and juices.

- 12:00 PM: Savor a sumptuous lunch featuring a Creole barbecue with a choice of three delectable salads, a delightful dessert, and a perfect coffee. Beverage offerings include half a bottle of wine per person, beer, still or sparkling water, soft drinks, and juices.

- 1:30 PM: Embark on a horseback riding adventure or a leisurely sulky ride, offering you the opportunity to explore the stunning surroundings.

- 3:00 PM: Be serenaded with traditional guitar music and witness a captivating demonstration of Indian riding or a troop demonstration, adding a cultural touch to your day.

- 4:30 PM: Bid farewell to the Estancia as the day's activities come to a close.

Private Return to Hotel: At 4:30 PM, your chauffeur will escort you back to your hotel in Buenos Aires ETA 6:30pm, ensuring a comfortable end to your Full Gaucho Day Experience.

This refined itinerary offers a full day of immersion in the Gaucho culture, complemented by private hotel pick-up and a confortable return to your hotel. We trust that your Exclusive Full Gaucho Day will be an unforgettable experience.

"At Estancia Ombú, passengers have the opportunity to choose from a variety of exciting options to make the most of their experience. The cost of a Full Day stay is $120 per person, and the transportation cost is separate and depends on the number of passengers, which will determine the type of vehicle used. From an exhilarating Full Day to explore the estancia and all its activities during the day, to the option of staying overnight and enjoying authentic estancia life. For those who choose to spend the night, we offer assistance with pick-up at the end of their stay to ensure a comfortable journey back. In summary, whichever option you choose, at Estancia Ombú, we are committed to making your stay unforgettable and filled with Argentine tradition."