Experience Mendoza from different sides with this tour. You can choose your better option for your accommodation. This Posadas are the most popular in Mendoza: Lares de Chacras, Villa Mansa Wine Hotel & Spa.
Mendoza Highlights of food, wine & nature.
Day 1 – Welcome Mendoza.
Arrive to Mendoza, reception at the bus station or airport and transfer to the selected hotel.
Visit 2 wineries with dinner – Mendoza city or Lujan de Cuyo
This evening you’ll enjoy an unforgettable night, visiting two of the most iconic wineries of Mendoza.
At first, aromas and flavors will arrive to you immediately. After that, you will appreciate how the architecture and all elements used to make the wines create a unique and magical environment. When the sunlight disappears the dim lights of the cellars are turned on to convert a cellar into a very special place.
Accompanied by specialized hosts, we will visit two different wineries of international renown. Once we arrive, we will go over the facilities to observe different kinds of elaboration methods. After learning how to taste a good wine we will be delighted with a wine pairing dinner.
Not many wineries are open at night, however the ones that do are worried about creating an special environment for this purpose. In conclusion, This proposal is perfect for those who are looking experience a special night.
Day 2 – Cooking class experience at a Mendoza winery
On this experience you can be part of a great cooking class at one of the best known wineries of the region. We will be guided by a friendly and knowledgeable chef, who will show us different gastronomical techniques used in our province, as well as local ingredients. For about 2 to 3 hours we will learn the most genuine Argentinean tastes while cooking. The wine pairing with different varietals is a must of this tour. By the end of the class we will enjoy great lunch made with all that we cooked!
Day 3 – Horseback riding in Quebrada del Condor
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 nearby. Obviously, they are our gauchos, locally named “baqueanos”. Of course, they 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.
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 – Leave Mendoza. End of the Mendoza highlights package.
According to your departure time described above you will be taken to the airport or bus station.
What do I need to know?
– Special clothing: cap, sunglasses, sunscreen, comfortable clothes and suitable shoes, additional mineral water.
– Safety tips: Report to the guide/driver about any special illness, allergy or Physical Restriction.
Remember to TAKE YOUR MEDICATION AND ADMINISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS.
– Insurance: Please, fill in the Risk Insurance Sheet provided by the guide/driver.