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Argentina - Buenos Aires & Mendoza - The Wine Route
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Buenos Aires & Mendoza 7 days / 6 nights

Argentine wines are among the best in the world

Argentine Wines
are among the best
in the world

Highlights

Buenos Aires
The historic capital of Argentina is home to the legendary Tango as well as outstanding cuisine, memorable museums and much, much more.
Tango in Buenos Aires
Tango in Buenos Aires
Mendoza
In the charming city of Mendoza, set against the white-capped backdrop of the Andes, you’ll learn what wine connoisseurs already know: Argentine wines are among the best in the world. You’ll get the chance to visit Argentina’s top vineyards and taste the very best they have to offer and additional excursions around the Mendoza area.
Vineyards in Mendoza
Vineyards in Mendoza

ITINERARY:

Day 1 - BUENOS AIRES
Arrival to Buenos Aires. Welcome and transfer to the selected hotel, check in at the hotel. The afternoon is at leisure. Overnight.

Day 2 - BUENOS AIRES
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a half-day guided panoramic City Tour, including Palermo Park, La Recoleta, a stop at Evita Peron’s Tomb, La Boca (Caminito St.) & San Telmo neighborhoods. You will also visit Plaza de Mayo, the grand boulevard of Buenos Aires with its many remarkable buildings and architecture, including the Cabildo (the Town Hall). Casa Rosada (the government’s headquarters and where once, Evita and then President Juan Domingo Peron famously gave speeches from its balcony) the Cathedral, a fantastic work of religious architecture, and the last resting place of Argentina’s independence hero, General San Martin.  Return to the Hotel. The afternoon is at leisure for shopping or personal activities. At night you will enjoy a Dinner Tango Show at a typical “Tangueria”

Day 3 - BUENOS AIRES
Breakfast at the hotel. Optional free tour to Unicenter Shopping Mall (the largest in Buenos Aires), you will get discount tickets and a buffet-lunch is included at the Jumbo restaurant (drinks are not included).
Return to the hotel and free time. Overnight.
 
Day 4 - BUENOS AIRES- MENDOZA

Breakfast. Check out from your Hotel and transfer to the airport. Arrival to Mendoza. Welcome and transfer to the selected hotel, check in at the hotel.  Afternoon tour of this modern city, with tree-lined streets and clean wide sidewalks. Learn about its history and culture dating back to its foundation four centuries ago. Sightseeing includes La Alameda, an area of restaurants and coffee shops along its most popular avenue; Area Fundacional (History Museum and Plaza Pedro del Castillo),  Plaza Independencia; Barrio Cívico (Government House, Court House) and Emilio Civit Avenue which leads to the General San Martín Park.  Overnight.

Day 5 - MENDOZA
After breakfast, depart for a tour to the wineries, along rural roads past  estates, observing the systems of irrigation and the systems of conduction of the vineyards.  This will be an outstanding experience, at the Zuccardi Family vineyards to see the process of making their  prestigious wines.  Upon arrival, an enologist will accompany you on the visit and, at the end of the tour, a typical lunch will be served.

Day 6 - MENDOZA
After Breakfast,  begin an excursion to the High Mountains, with visits to Potrerillos, Uspallata, Pacheuta, Punta de Vacas , Penitentes, Puente del Inca, Parque Aconcagua , Las Cuevas . All of them amazing places  . Weather and road conditions permitting you can see the majestic image of Christ The Redemptor.

Day 7 - MENDOZA
Breakfast. Check out from your Hotel and transfer to the airport.

*Airfare is not included

Includes

  • Entrance fee to National Parks specified above
  • Tips
  • Accommodation in 4* or 5* hotels
  • Meals specified above
  • Guidance in English

Not Included

  • International and local airfares
  • International and local airport taxes
  • Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses 
  • Additional services not specified in above itineraries

 

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