The western part of Argentina is occupied by the Andes mountain, which is the great mountain system of the South American Continent. Here we find the Aconcagua 6,959 metres, which is the highest mountain peak in the world outside the Himalaya. Buenos Aires is Argentina’s big cosmopolitan City with a population of 11 million. Known for its European atmosphere, passionate tango and vibrant nightlife. Mar del Plata is Argentinas premier beach resort and situated eight hours drive from Buenos Aires.
Buenos Aires is Argentina’s big, cosmopolitan capital city. Its center is the Plaza de Mayo, lined with stately 19th-century buildings including Casa Rosada, the iconic, balconied presidential palace. Other major attractions include Teatro Colón, a grand 1908 opera house with nearly 2,500 seats, and the modern MALBA museum, displaying Latin American art.