Mendoza is proud of having the highest peak of South America, the Mount
Aconcagua, but also the breathtaking mountain landscape is complemented
with the the quality of its vineyards that position the province as one
of the most important areas of wine production in the world. This program
allows you to visit in depth some of those wineries.
Departures 2010/2011: every
3 days - 2 nights
Starts at: Mendoza
Ends at: Mendoza
Day 1: Mendoza Airport - City of Mendoza
We will welcome you at the airport of Mendoza City and transfer you to
your lodge. You will have the rest of the day to walk around this beautiful
town at the feet of the Andes mountains.
Lodging at Hotel Double or Single Room
Included meals: none
Day 2: Wineries visit
This activity allows us to visit the most important Boutiques wineries
of Mendoza, where you can find the most exclusive wines of this region.
We will beginning by visiting the Cavas de Weinert Winery, which was founded
in 1975 and it is placed in Lujan de Cuyo. The building shows us a unique
Spanish architecture, which was property of the Otero Family up to 1920
and where it used to work an ancient winery. Also, we will travel to the
Maipú region to reach the “Viñas el Cerno”, a winery that stands out because
of the quality of its Malbec, Cabernet
Sauvignon, Syrah and Merlot. We will continue with the Tapaus winery,
the first Argentinean distillery, that produces high quality spirits and
liquors, to finally arrive to Cavas El Cano winery where we will have
lunch. Formerly, this winery, was the residence of Mr Guillermo Cano,
governor of Mendoza in 1936, but today is a place that refuges history,
wines and cuisine. Obviously, the lunch includes assorted cheese and cold
meat, some of the most typical dishes of Mendoza, and the possibility
to taste different kinds of wines.
Lodging at Hotel Double or Single Room.
Included meals: breakfast (B) and lunch (L)
Day 3: Mendoza City - Mendoza Airport
After the breakfast, transfer to the airport where this trip finishes.
Included meals: breakfast (B)
318 u$d (Hosteria - Double room)
u$d (Hosteria - Single room)
Included services: Incoming services,
2 nights in Hotel double or single with breakfast, Bilingual guide (Spanish
– English) during all the excursions, 2 breakfast(B), 1 lunch (L) with
wine included, winery excursion, all transportation as shown in the itinerary
combining private and regular buses, transfers from/to Mendoza airport.
Not included services: international
and domestic flights, airport taxes, transfers in Buenos Aires, nights
in Buenos Aires, drinks, foods not detailed, optional excursions, National
Park fees, medical covering, tips, services not detailed in the program.