If you are looking for a ranch vacation getaway.
And want to have a unique experience for you and your family, take a look at Estancia Ranquilco in Neuquén, Argentina. This beautiful, remote family-owned 100,000-acre horse and cattle ranch is located in the foothills of the Andes Mountains.
Whether you are looking for the perfect spot for you and your partner or a place to take the entire family, this charming ranch has something to offer you. This romantic and adventuresome location sits on a vast expanse of land in Patagonia that reaches over high steppes, river valleys, grazing meadows, and jagged cliffs, all the way into the heart of the Argentine cordillera.
At Ranquilco, you have a choice to base your entire stay at their location, or choose a longer pack trip into the mountains. There is also the option of utilizing their Ranch as a home base and then trekking into the wilderness to explore the beautiful landscape that surrounds the Ranch. There are beautiful waterfalls, grazing land and unbelievable vistas that await your discovery here.
The Ranch offers seven and ten-day trips into the mountains near Chile that combine luxury accommodation at the ranch with camping in the untouched wilderness of Patagonia. The staff will take guests to explore the beautiful terrain, discover the remote valleys and walk over the vast mountains.
In addition to their regularly scheduled trips, Estancia Ranquilco offers completely customizable horse mountain trekking into the Patagonian Andes. Guests can customize their trips by selecting the dates, length of the trip, and level of difficulty sought for your mountain trek. Professional guides will take you on a once in a lifetime adventure and assist you in getting in touch with nature. No previous horse riding experience is necessary for these trips although there are a few trips that may be more challenging for the less experienced riders in the group.
The Ranch is open during the South American summer months of November through April. The weather during this time is usually quite temperate and offers a lot of possibilities for outdoor activities and discovery.