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Polo Lessons from Buenos Aires by Polo Elite

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Overview
You will learn to play polo from professionals in a welcome, friendly atmosphere. Buenos Aires is the heart of polo making this is a unique experience. From a central meeting point in the city, you’ll be taken to the countryside in a minivan where you will delight in your lesson.
Highlights
  • Suitable for players of all skill levels, including children age 6 and older
  • Detailed theory and practice lessons on how to play
  • Two polo practices on a horse with professional player guides
  • Round-trip transportation from central Buenos Aires
What to Expect
Transportation is provided from central Buenos Aires to the polo ranch, located outside the city in the countryside. Relax on the ride and save your energy for mastering the game of polo on this tour.  Upon arrival, listen to a theory lesson and some basics on horseback riding. This tour starts learners from the very beginning, so no skills are necessary and anyone can play. Grab a helmet, saddle up, and take off for two sessions of polo play on a real polo field. Instructors are with you at all times, helping you and offering insight on the culture of polo in Argentina. Move at your own pace and master skills as you gain confidence, imagining the skill and athleticism it takes to be a professional polo player.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Central meeting point in Buenos Aires
Departure Time
8am to 3pm, depending on the time of the year
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting point
  • Polo lesson
  • Use of helmet, and player equipment (not boots)
  • All the essential equipment needed is provided, not boots.
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks (You can bring your own picnic for the break time)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Minimum age is 6 years old, and maximum 70 years old
  • Dress code is casual
  • Operated by an English/Spanish speaker instructor
  • Comfortable sport shoes are recommended
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fernando was fabulous and a wonderful guide. I was so afraid of riding the horse and playing polo at the same time ! But after some guidance it was such a blast. Such a great experience!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank losanfrancisco
FernandoNieto, Owner at Polo Elite, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you losanfrancisco, your group was great!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 12 of us had a fantastic experience with Fernando and his team. The entire lesson was well organized, safe, and so much fun. Fernando was a great teacher and started by teaching us how to ride the horse, how to hit the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank dralexding
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fernando was a great teacher and everyone in our group had an amazing time. None of us had previous experience with polo or horseback riding, but Fernando was patient and taught us the basics and even helped us play a game. Fernando also has great...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank Amber C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friends and I had an amazing time with Fernando. I hadn't ridden horses before so was nervous to get on a horse and play polo. Fernando gave us a really good lesson in how to ride the horse and also then how to use...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank Lajhem C
Reviewed 4 September 2019

We had a really fun time learning polo with Fernando despite our poor horse riding abilities. Especially on a nice day, this is a great activity to do if you are with one or a group of friends. We chose to go with Polo Elite...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Chris H
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Yes! It is a lesson completely tailored to what you want to do. Would you like me to give you Fernando's email?
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Key Details
  • Polo Elite
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: Spanish
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