Full day at the Estancia (ranch)
Full day without lodging: Around 10 a.m you will arrive into La Estancia. You will go horse riding followed by an amazing Argentinean BBQ and the best wines. After lunch you can sit and enjoy the beautiful Andes landscapping or go trekking. Around 7 p.m you can be back at your hotel.
Full day with lodging: Around 10 a.m you will arrive into La Estancia. You will go horse riding followed by an amazing Argentinean BBQ and the best wines. After lunch you can sit and enjoy the beautiful Andes landscapping or go trekking. Overnight at the Estancia, breakfast is included, Around 12 return to your hotel.
Fly Fishing: this is an optional activity you can add to any of the above mentioned options.
On your horse, you’ll be able to reach the most beautiful areas with amazing views, where you will take pictures of unique scenery of the Andes and, if you are lucky, you might see indigenous animals from our fauna such as foxes, pumas, condors and guanacos. Our horses are tame, well trained and in great shape for this kind of excursion.
Mendoza is ideal for white water rafting, not only for experts but also for beginners. You can go white water rafting in the Mendoza river which is also great for kayaking and canoeing.The Mendoza river is a category 3 river and its rapids reach category 4 and 5, depending on its water level and the season. The water level is the highest during summer due to the melting water coming from the mountains.
Choose to go on trekking along energizing mountain paths and let the beauty and tranquility of the Mendocinian landscape delight you. Don’t forget to bring your camera to capture this unique experience and the breath-taking sights you’ll encounter on your walk.
Tour to the Mountains
Puente del Inca Road
We will be heading towards the high mountains through the Andes, passing by Potrerillos and Uspallata towns, until getting into Penitentes ski resort, where you will admire these majestic ranges that remind us of the Penitentes monks descending in procession. From Penitentes, we will continue up to Puente del Inca (Spanish for Inca Bridge) then on to Aconcagua base (Huarpe word meaning stone guard). After doing a Little trekking, at the Aconcagua base, we return back to Mendoza, stooping for lunch at some local restaurant in the area.