Take a day trip from Buenos Aires to Lujan and enjoy an unforgettable trip to Lujan Zoo, the only zoo that lets you get up close to its animals. Explore the City of Lujan on this fantastic day trip near Buenos Aires.
Transfer to and from hotels in downtown Buenos Aires.
Spanish Guide (See NOTES for English)
Entrance fee to Lujan Zoo
Direct contact with animals and camel or elephant ride
Guided Tour of the city of Lujan
Visit to the Basilica of Lujan
Days & Hours:
Monday to Sunday
6 hours approx.
Book a unique Lujan Zoo and City Tour from Buenos Aires and enjoy a guided tour of the extraordinary Lujan Zoo. Also explore the City of Lujan, one of Argentina’s most important pilgrimage destinations. Travel from Buenos Aires to the Capital de la Fe (Capital of the Faith) and enjoy an incredible Buenos Aires day-out exploring Lujan’s history followed by an extraordinary, up-close and personal experience with the wild animals at Lujan Zoo.
This Lujan City and Lujan Zoo tour will allow you to visit the City of Lujan and the exceptional Zoo of Lujan.
The city of Lujan is located just 42 miles (68 Km) north west of the City of Buenos Aires and is best known for its large and impressive neo-gothic Basilica built in honour of the Virgin of Lujan, the patron saint of Argentina. Every year over six million pilgrims travel to Lujan, many often walking the whole way from Buenos Aires. Lujan is also an important tourist destination for non-believers with many travellers on holiday in Buenos Aires, wanting to escape the city for a day, in search of an authentic cultural experience in Lujan, with its wide range of traditional Argentine steakhouses and craft markets.
Lujan Zoo is home to hundreds of wild species including many felines, who are carefully raised and cared for so that visitors can safely interact with them. At the Lujan Zoo you will be able to touch and enjoy extremely close encounters with animals such as tigers, lions, monkeys and ride on elephants and camels, making a trip to Lujan Zoo a one-off experience!
The Lujan City and Lujan Zoo Tour is a great activity for animal lovers as well as anyone who just wants to enjoy the areas surrounding Buenos Aires with an authentic tour of Lujan which showcases some of the gems of Argentine culture. If you are looking for a day tour outside Buenos Aires, then book the Lujan City and Lujan Zoo Tour and enjoy everything that this very Argentine city has to offer.
Children under the age of 3 go free on the tour. Children between the ages of 3 and 12 pay half price; full price above this age.
Meals and refreshments are not included in the price. However visitors are allowed to bring their own drinks and snacks to the zoo, or have the option of buying lunch at the restaurant inside the Zoo.
The regular service includes guides in Spanish and Portuguese. An English guide comes at an extra cost. Please check with us before making your reservation.