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    Tour of the mountainous region of Mendoza

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    Judit Llordes
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    For a gorgeous day, explore the beauty and wilderness of the Andes! You will cross the Precordilleran and Uspallata valleys and visit several local Argentinian townships including Polvaredas, Punta de Vacas and Las Cuevas. Enjoy breathtaking views of Argentina's mountainous landscapes and explore famous ancient Inca sites. This tour offers great insight into the stunning landscape and rich culture that Argentina has to offer.

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    Your fabulous Andes circuit takes you on the international route, crossing the Precordillera and the Cordillera Frontale and entering the international boundaries with Chile. You will have the opportunity to stop at the famous Inca bridge and at the thermal springs.



    The route winds through the Precordilleran Potrerillos Valley, the Uspallata Valley and visits the historic Picheuta Bridge which was built during the San Martín campaign. You will have the opportunity to visit the towns of Polvaredas and Punta de Vacas, where the Cuevas, Vacas and the Tupungato rivers converge, giving rise to the fascinating Mendoza River. You can also visit the Los Penitentes ski resort and the famous Inca Bridge and its thermal springs. Get closer to the Chilean border when you stop at border control and the village of Horcones, the Las Cuevas border.

    When visiting Argentina, you should definitely explore its rich culture and beautiful landscapes. This tour offers all visitors the chance to appreciate a breathtaking landscape of Mendoza, while discovering a true history of Argentina and its way of life.


    Detailed schedule

    Starting point :
    Your hotel in the center of Mendoza


    Departure time :
    07.00 p.m

    Hotel pickups begin before this time; exact pickup time will be advised upon reconfirmation.

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