An Authentic Experience of Patagonian Rural Life at Nibepo Aike Ranch

  • Nibepo Aike is nestled against the backdrop of the Andean peaks

Experience the heart of Patagonia’s ranching heritage with a visit to Nibepo Aike, nestled within the stunning landscapes of Los Glaciares National Park. As the sole working ranch in the park with livestock production, Nibepo Aike offers a glimpse into traditional gaucho life, where skilled horsemen still roam the vast expanses, tending to herds of cattle and sheep against the backdrop of the Andean peaks.

You’ll learn about the history of the ranch and the pioneer family that still manages it today, admire the gaucho skills, and walk around the old historic farmstead. See sheep milking, herding, and a shearing demonstration.

You’ll finally enjoy a lunch with a traditional Patagonian lamb barbecue.

This is a group tour; you’ll be about 5 hours in the estancia, and the total transfer time for the tour is about 2 hours and a half. Lunch with beverages is included.

The ranch offers (not included) an optional horseback riding activity.


Difficulty: none.


Duration: half-day (about 7 hours including the transfers time).


Guide: group tour guide.


Vehicle: group vehicle. The ranch is about 1 hour and 15 minutes away from downtown.


Includes: lunch with beverages.