ARGENTINA WINE & WALKING TOUR

Two of Argentina’s most stunning regions, the Mendoza Province and the Patagonian National Park Nahuel Huapi, present the gifts of natural beauty and rich culture to guests of this adventure. The wide-open vineyards of the Mendoza Province lie in the shadow of the Andes Mountains, where you will sample fine cuisine expertly paired with wine. Tour one of the 80+ local wineries, stroll leisurely through international shops, or relax outside while viewing the panoramic vistas. Patagonia’s Nahuel Huapi National Park then takes center stage in Bariloche, offering breathtaking scenery, moderately strenuous hikes in the world-famous Andean mountains, and diverse wildlife.

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TRIP TYPE: Adventure

ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy/Moderate

TRIP LENGTH: 10 days/9 nights

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Day 1: Welcome to Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Arrive in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE)
  • Welcome dinner and tango show
  • Overnight: Hotel Principado
  • Meals Included: D

Day 2 : Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Buenos Aires city tour
  • Orientation
  • Overnight: Hotel Principado
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 3: Mendoza, Argentina

  • Travel to Mendoza, Argentina
  • Afternoon walking tour
  • Overnight: Club Tapiz or comparable
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 4: Grape Harvest Festival in Mendoza -- or Exploration of Mendoza

  • Spend the day visiting some of the 80+ wineries in Mendoza
  • Continue by enjoying the Grape Harvest Festival
  • Overnight: Club Tapiz or comparable
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 5: Horcones Valley

  • Drive to Horcones Valley (6,962′) for a trek viewing Mt. Aconcagua (22,841′) — the tallest mountain in the Americas
  • Hike to Horcones Lagoon (9,350′) to enjoy a picnic lunch
  • Trek back to Mendoza
  • Overnight: Club Tapiz or comparable
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 6: Bariloche, Argentina

  • Fly to Bariloche, Argentina
  • Gondola ride or city tour of Bariloche
  • Overnight: Hotel Apart del Lago
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 7: Isla Victoria Boat Ride

  • Enjoy a short boat ride on Lake Nahuel Huapi to Isla Victoria for a morning hike in the stunning Arrayanes Forest
  • Enjoy stunning views of the lake and the National Park’s surrounding mountains
  • After the hike enjoy a nice lunch
  • Afternoon of leisure
  • Group dinner at the classic restaurante El Bochile de Alberto
  • Overnight: Hotel Apart del Lago
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 8: Laguna de Los Juncos and Wine Tasting

  • After breakfast we will hike in Laguna de Los Juncos
  • Return to Bariloche
  • Enjoy a private wine tasting, comparing Mendozan wines to Patagonian wines
  • Relaxing evening
  • Overnight: Hotel Apart del Lago
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 9: Lake Hajuel Huapi Boat Ride

  • Full day boat tour in the beautiful Brazo Tristeza area of Lake Hajuel Huapi
  • Farewell dinner
  • Overnight: Hotel Apart del Lago
  • Meals Included: B/L/D

Day 10: Departure Day

  • Transfer to airport to fly back to Buenos Aires
  • International departure
  • Meals Included: D

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