On this family trip Mendoza you will enjoy tours adapted to children from 12 to adults. So, it means, we created this package for a family to share unique moments. Also, discover the Andes Range going rafting and horseback riding.
Family trip Mendoza with children from 12 to 18 years old
Day 1 – Welcome Mendoza.
Arrive to Mendoza, reception at the bus station or airport and transfer to the selected hotel.
Day 2 – Rafting in the Mendoza River and Adrenaline Canopy (Zip-lining)
In the morning we will go southwest on the way to Potrerillos lake 45´away from Mendoza city.
We will head Mendoza River, framed by the Front Mountain Range of the Andes.
We will start one of the greatest experiences in Mendoza on our guided rafting along the rapids of the Andes. The adventure will go for around 1 hour (12 km) and rapids are level 3/3+. We recoomend to take this tour from October to May. After rafting, the time will be at leisure and you’ll be able to have lunch at the buffet of our base at the foothills of El Plata Range and right next to the river. In the afternoon, you’ll take the canopy circuit formed by 6 stretches at a height of 30 to 80 meters. After some technical and safety tips, we will put our equipment on to trek up to the starting point of this amazing zip-line. We’ll cross Mendoza river from one side to the other with the canopy to complete adrenaline the circuit.
At the end of the adventure, return to Mendoza city.
Day 3 – Mendoza horseback riding at Quebrada del Cóndor – Potrerillos
In the morning we will go southwest for about 1:45 hours journey to reach La Quebrada del Cóndor (Condor Canyon) in Potrerillos.
This tour offers a 2/4-hours horseback riding through the different mountain trails shaped by native animals and people living in small settlements in the mountains. They are our gauchos, locally named “baqueanos”, who are amazing horse riders. We’ll go on a horseback to enjoy the spectacular and natural environment at the Cordillera de los Andes while we come to know and learn about the nature, geology, traditions and history of the region. We will adapt this tour according to the kids skills, specially for the Family trip Mendoza
Back in the Ranch or “Puesto” we will have a nice “Asado” that we’ll share with the local family. Return to Mendoza in the evening.
Day 4 – Bike & Wine though the vineyards
For all those who are willing to experiencing something else! We have have designed this “extra” you can enjoy at the winery in order to achieve greater interaction with the winemaking, local customs, gastronomy or nature.
Bike & Wine: Let’s visit the vineyards by bike! You will enjoy the landscape, taste and learn the secrets of a good wine.
The trail is made of three stops nearby the rows of Chardonnay, Syrah and Malbec vineyards. In each one we taste and discover different wines, while a guide explains us the characteristics of the varieties, the ancient irrigation and types of conduction system of the vines. The day ends with a Regional/Gourmet lunch, paired with outstanding wines.
Day 5 – Leave Mendoza. End of the Family trip Mendoza
According to your departure time described above you will be taken to the airport or bus station.