Experience an adrenaline-pumping experience navigating through Class III rapids along the Mendoza River in Potrerillos, where you can take in the stunning backdrop of the Andes mountains that surround you. This bold and engaging activity will surely be one of the most memorable moments of your trip. When you disembark your raft, enjoy a trek through the hills of Potrerillos and interact with the beautiful flora and fauna of the area.
Duration: Full day
Services Included: Shared transport, technical equipment, bilingual instructor, regional lunch
Note: Rapel activity is optional at the end of the tour
Spend an unforgettable day trekking through the heart of the Andes. Trek for about four hours along the different mountainous trails that have been formed naturally by animals passing over time, or pockets of people from small mountain settlements, like the local ‘baqueanos’ who you will find here. The trails will take you through beautiful hidden valleys, past snow-capped mountain tops, pristine lakes, and rocky ravines to show you the diversity of this region, but also the beauty of the native flora and fauna found here, taking your breath away with every step you take.
Duration: Full day (10 hours approx.)
Services Included: Private transfer in/out, bilingual guide, box lunch
Note: This tour can be combined with Kayak or Zipline.
Venture into the Uco Valley, known for its high-altitude vines and microclimate ideal for viticulture. In addition, the Uco Valley has stunning backdrops of the Andes Mountains framing the perfectly parallel rows of neat vineyards. This region features some of Argentina’s most acclaimed wineries producing Malbec, Merlot, Pinot Noir and Semillon wines with international recognition. On this tour, you will visit different wineries and begin to learn the secrets behind the Argentine winemaking process. Also, along the way you will sample various vintages, hearing from the experts guiding your tour, all while enjoying a splendid day in the vineyards at the feet of the Andes.
Duration: Full day (9 hours approx.)
Services Included: Private transportion, bilingual guide, snack, lunch, winery visits
If you love wine, then you should definitely carve out some time to visit vineyards at the top wine producing regions in the world. The vineyards of Mendoza feature Argentina’s oldest wines and a unique mix of traditional bodegas and modern producers. This region is famed for bringing Argentina’s wines from the common table to the international stage. Visit various expert wineries, learning the process of Argentine winemaking, and sample the various vintages while enjoying a splendid day basking in the shadows of the great Andes Mountains for incredible views and even better wine.
Duration: Half day (4 hours approx.)
Services Included: Private transport, bilingual guide, snack, winery visits
Explore the area of Chacras de Coria in a fun and active way as you travel along the Wine Road of Lujan de Cuyo. While on a bicycle, ride along beautiful country houses and luxurious tree-lined roads as you visit world-class vineyards and wineries. Mendoza is famous for producing some of the best wines in the world. At each vineyard, find yourself walking around the facilities and learning the art and craft of Argentine winemaking. Along the way, learn from the experts and sample the various vintages while enjoying a relaxing day amongst the vineyards, all at the feet of the Andes mountain range.
Duration: Half day (7-8 hours approx.)
Services Included: Private transport, bilingual guide, snack, gourmet tasting lunch, visit to 3 wineries
Note: Not available on Sundays
Find yourself in the middle of natural beauty as you kayak around Lake Potrerillos. The entire circuit will consist of kayaking no more than 50-80 m (160-200 ft) away from the shoreline, giving you a totally unique perspective of the surrounding area. Gently glide around the lake to truly connect with the pristine glass-like water and the breathtaking mountains surrounding you. Trade the water for land as you hop out of the boat to explore different islands by foot. Discover the unparalleled beauty of this untouched natural paradise full of peace, serenity and tranquility.
Duration: Half day (4 hours approx.)
Services Included: Shared transfer in/out, technical equipment, bilingual instructor, snack
The best way to soak up any unique culture is through the stomach. Experience the spirit of Mendoza through this culinary experience in which professional chefs will teach you a traditional recipe that will indulge your taste buds during dinner. Embrace the long-standing tradition of smoking fresh, local vegetables over a fire of burning red flames and glowing embers. When dinner time rolls around, enjoy a local wine pairing that compliments the meal perfectly, leaving you with the savory flavors of a meal unlike any other. This incredible dinner experience will leave you wanting more than just seconds.
Duration: Half day (5 hours approx.)
Services Included: Private transport, bilingual chef, cooking class, dinner and drinks
Travel through the rustic landscape of Argentina’s famous wine-producing region on horseback. Discover diverse environments as the vineyard scenes and distant mountains shift into indiscernible rock formations. Enjoy the breathtaking views on your multi-hour (2 or 4) horseback ride through the Andean Mountain range. You’ll learn not only about the region’s unique flora and fauna, but also the geography, traditions, history and gastronomy of the region. As your stomach starts to rumble, stop for lunch at the “Puesto,” which is a local cattle station, traditionally owned by a rancher who lives in small mountain settlements called “baqueanos.”
Duration: Full day (10 hours approx)
Services Included: Transfer in/out, equipment, bilingual ‘baqueano’ guide, lunch (full asado – Argentine barbecue)
Have the ultimate adventure in Mendoza as you ride in 4WD trucks on an off-roading adventure. Your expert driver will take you from wine country through the Andes in a thrill-seeking adventure to Uspallata. On the trip, you will cross lagoons and feel the mountainous terrain beneath your wheels as you make your way through the Andes Mountain Range. This experience gives you the opportunity to discover sites that are often inaccessible to larger vehicles or on foot. This tour will give you some of the most impressive views of the great Mount Aconcagua, the second-highest peak in the world, especially from the highest site in your drive, Cruz de Paramillos, which sits at 3200m above sea level.
Duration: Full day (9 hours)
Services Included: Private transport, bilingual guide, snack, entrance ticket to Aconcagua Park