Sample Argentina's fine wines and cuisine on this private full-day tour from Mendoza. Enjoy tours and tastings at up to four wineries in the Lujan de Cuyo wine region, admire spectacular views of the Andes mountains, and tuck into a delicious lunch of traditional Argentine cuisine. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included; lunch, winery tours and wine tastings are at your own expense.
After being picked up from your Mendoza hotel around 8.45am, set out on a scenic drive by private vehicle to the Lujan de Cuyo wine region. Admire the views as you climb through the Andes Mountains and the eastern plains, reaching heights of up to 10,761 feet (3,280 meters).
Around 9.30am, arrive at the first winery, where you can take a tour of the winery, stroll the vineyards, and enjoy an expert-led wine tasting, including the chance to sample Argentina's famous Malbec wines. A second winery tour and tasting will be held at 11.30am, after which you'll visit a third winery for lunch. Tuck into a delicious lunch of typical Argentine cuisine, paired with fine regional wines, and perhaps have chance to sample local delicacies such as charcoal-grilled meats, empanadas, and dulce de leche.
Depending on time, pay a visit to a fourth winery in the afternoon and enjoy the final wine tasting of the day before returning to Mendoza.
Your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel around 5pm.
Please note: Your private tour is completely customised to your interests, so you can choose the wineries you wish to visit (depending on opening times and availability). All tours, wine tastings, and lunch are at your own expense (tasting fees can cost anywhere from $10USD to $50USD depending on the type of tasting selected). Possible options include:
- Archival Ferrer
- Belasco De Baquedano
- Catena Zapata
- Dominio Del Plata
- Nieto Senetiner
- Ojo De Vino