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Arrival in Mendoza. Reception at the airport/bus terminal and transfer to the selected hotel. This day is free, and if you have arrived in Mendoza in good time, we recommend you to take advantage of it and to get to know the city of Mendoza with its main squares and outstanding tree-lined streets, to observe the characteristic infrastructure of irrigation ditches and the immense San Martin Park. In addition, we can help you to book a place in an outstanding restaurant of the city or you can walk along the well-known Arístides Villanueva street where you will find a very varied gastronomic offer and a lot of fun.
Wine tour in Mendoza. Visit of 3 wineries and gourmet lunch in Luján de Cuyo or Maipú. Experience our premium wineries tour in Mendoza, it will be an unforgettable experience. This tour includes a careful selection of wineries to taste incredible wines, taste the local gastronomy and get to know the world of wine in depth. Excursion recommended by Destino Argentina. When you take the wineries tour in Luján de Cuyo you will discover one of the best wine regions in Argentina. This region produces wines that stand out all over the world for their quality and taste. Luján is part of the Wine Route and is home to the most picturesque landscapes of Mendoza. Another option is to make this excursion visiting wineries in Maipú, which, together with Luján, make up the first wine-producing area of the province. Ancient vineyards, fruit and olive groves form part of the natural landscape of this region, guarded by the majestic Andes Mountains. Accompanied by expert guides, we will visit three wineries and vineyards of outstanding category. Walking through their facilities we will learn about the winemaking process: from how the plant is cultivated in the vineyard to produce the best grapes, until the final product is obtained. Also, in this winery tour in Mendoza, we will visit the cellars or aging rooms to finish with a great tasting in each one of them. Under the guidance of sommeliers, we will share each of the steps to taste a great glass where the wine can be appreciated with all the senses. To finish, surrounded by a beautiful environment and the majestic Andes Mountains in the distance, we will enjoy a delicious gourmet lunch with local flavors, accompanied by the best wines of the region. For this premium tour, the selection of wineries can be made according to your preferences, if for example you want to visit wineries that stand out for their architecture, their elaboration processes, the grape varieties in which each one specializes or any other characteristic, our team of professionals will be in charge of choosing the most suitable ones!
On this second day of wineries, we will visit wineries in Luján de Cuyo, Maipú and Valle de Uco as a complement to the previous day’s itinerary. We will also choose wineries of the highest category with Premium tastings. The proposal for this day is to deepen your knowledge and go a little further in this beautiful world of wine. In other words, this tour is to share knowledge and experiences accompanied by an experienced sommelier. At the end, we will enjoy a gourmet lunch paired with incredible wines and we will be able to understand how this industry works to configure these attractive combinations of flavors and aromas.
Winery tour by bicycle in the area of Vistalba and Drumond in Luján de Cuyo. This tour offers a unique and totally different alternative, since in addition to tasting wines of great category, you will enjoy a pleasant bike ride through the tree-lined streets of Vistalba and Chacras de Coria. Chacras de Coria is located in the region of Luján de Cuyo, it is a town that combines residential areas with beautiful country houses or villas, leafy groves and extensive vine plantations along with wineries with enormous trajectory. When we arrive to Chacras, we will take our bicycles to start the wine route. There we will ride for about twenty minutes on average between one winery and the other, with very low difficulties, since there are practically no slopes in this area. At each winery, we will have the opportunity to learn about their winemaking methods and taste their wines, and of course, we will make sure that the quantities do not affect our biking adventure! During the visits, we will be welcomed by experts who will show us the facilities and learn about their history. Finally, at the last winery we will enjoy the weather, the mountain scenery and vineyards and a well-deserved rest in unique environments of enjoyment. In this last winery, you will be able to enjoy a gourmet lunch paired with great wines from the winery. Those who do not want to continue cycling after lunch, will be able to get directly to the transport leaving the bikes in the last establishment to return directly to the hotel.
Free day to continue enjoying Mendoza to the fullest. We suggest you to extend this trip and do some additional activities. According to the departure time of the flight or bus, transfer to the airport/bus terminal so you can continue your trip in Argentina.