Mendoza is known worldwide as The city of the sun and the good wine. The city is the capital of the Province, and one of the 8th wine capital of the world; and also, the most important one of the west of Argentina. It is located at the foot of the Andes, and is characterized by its varied territory cleaved by large rivers that carry the thaw of the highest mountains in America. These rivers water calm productive oasis that magnify the greenness of a mainly arid landscape. The province has a surface of 148,827 square kilometers and a number of 1,579,651 inhabitants. Mendoza, is the heart of the argentine viticulture and it generates more than 60% of the wines produced by the country.
The landscape is outstanding and inhospitable even. Its valleys, mountains and ravines can be seen in every postcard all over the world. Cerro Aconcagua (6,962 meters above sea level) is the highest mountain of the western hemisphere. Wine tours Mendoza, Therefore invite you to choose the viticulture area and the wineries you are interested in. . You may select between the most famous ones, from industry to boutique wineries.
And also, be able to discover the process of elaboration, taste its wines and enjoy interesting meals. From regional to gourmet dishes elaborated in the best places and with unique surroundings all throughout the year. We give you the opportunity to be in contact with nature, the mountains and the adventure, and also to enjoy a variety of activities. Mountains And Adventure Visiting the Aconcagua, flying in paragliding, rafting in plentiful rivers, horse riding in the mountains, trekking at different heights, mountain biking in the city, mountains and vineyards, and more…Guided tour to high mountain with the best guides and always adapted to fulfill your expectations. Aconcagua Mountain 180 kms away from the city, you can find the highest mountain of the southern hemisphere: the Aconcagua Mountain (6,962 meters). It provides us with the possibility to go trekking to Base Camp Plaza de Mulas and Plaza France. Afterwards the main goal of any lover of the activity is to get to the summit of the mountain. There are also other special programs. The province is one of the main touristic places chosen by people all over the world due to its varied and interesting activities that may be carried out all throughout the year. How to go to Mendoza In order to arrive in Mendoza, there are many alternatives, depending on the means of transport you choose: it may be by air or by land. You may land at the International Airport of Mendoza Francisco J.Gabrieli – El Plumerillo, or you may arrive by car or by bus through the national routes No.7 and 40. By plane from Buenos Aires, there are 2 possibilities: You may choose the daily flights from the national airport Jorge Newberry to Mendoza. Or you may choose the flights to the city of Santiago of Chile, and then cross the Andes Lic.