Estancia Menelik, Patagonia, Argentina

Best for: Galloping to Infinity.

Mar 4, 2011
Outside Magazine

Estancia Menelik, just outside ultra-remote Perito Moreno National Park, is a windy haven of turquoise lagoons and snowcapped Andes. Gauchos still work the steppe, and condors and guanacos easily outnumber humans. Stay in the historic family casco, a rustic ranch house, or in simple bunkĀ­houses. After a day in the saddle exploring tufted grasslands and the rugged Sierra Colorado, uncork a vintage malbec and dine on the estancia's own natural beef and garden vegetables. From $125 per person in the casco; rides extra;

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