There are lots of sports to see and enjoy in Argentina, however, polo is one of the most requested by tourists who visit this country. In today’s post we tell you where to learn, play and watch Polo in Argentina.
Where to watch polo?
The three most internationally recognized polo tournaments are held in Argentina: the first is held in the north of Buenos Aires and is known as the Tortugas Open, then the Hurlingham Open follows, and finally, the Open Championship is held in the Argentine Polo Field from Palermo. All these tournaments make up The Triple Crown, a unique polo tournament famous worldwide where you live and share the passion for polo with pure adrenaline!
Where to Play Polo?
Just 50 minutes from the city of Buenos Aires our estancia is located, offering the possibility of learning to play polo with first-rate teachers. Our Polo Day program makes you a polo player for a day! In addition to knowing everything related to this sport, the tacking techniques, and the equipment, you will learn how polo ponies are chosen, their bloodlines and how they are trained. You will also be able to see a real 4 chukker polo match. In addition, you can discover the stables, learn about the feeding of the horses and, most importantly, you will be able to play your own polo game with all the monitoring and control of the instructors. Besides, you will enjoy the best of Argentine food: asado, empanadas, wine and more. Finally, your day will end with a horseback ride through the argentine countryside. Without a doubt a unique experience.
There are several reasons why polo draws attention in Argentina: the quality of Argentine horses, the elegant atmosphere that surrounds the activity, the capacity of local players, the rural environment where polo players practice and train, among others. You cannot miss enjoying polo when visiting our country!