A sport whose origin is ancient Persia and whose age in unsurpassed, found a welcoming home in Argentina where the best players of the world literally grew up on horseback riding through the sparsely populated countryside.
Polo can be experienced year-round, a relatively short distance from the city in what is literally the mecca of today’s sport. One can visit these polo ranches and get lessons from professional players. There are lessons available to all levels of riding experience.
Make a day out of it, watching a professional polo players’ match, or take polo lessons.
If you are fortunate enough to be visiting the city in the spring (South American spring) do not miss out on professional tournament play which takes place between August and December or during the autumn season, between January and July.
There are several different clubs which host tournaments on specific weekends throughout the active season.