Scarce rainfall, good sunshine, old vines, and permeable soil that is loose and poor, are just some of the qualities of this region, together with the cultural practices of highly experienced families, to complete an ideal “Terroir” (terrain) for viticulture.
Grape varieties like Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon find their ideal home here, developing elegant wines that are full bodied and dominated by fruit. From this source come the world-renowned wines, with a particular and unmistakable stamp on them, thanks to the efforts of its people.
The vineyards, wineries, winemakers, agronomists and all those people who make it possible for our wine to be a faithful representative of Argentina are ready to welcome you so that you can get to know part of our viticulture.
Visit renowned wineries and vineyards, taste award-winning wines. Have a fascinating introduction to wine tasting with a prestigious Sommelier who will show you the enchanting and cultural world of wine and enjoy a farewell dinner in a famous restaurant.
Day 1: Transfer to hotel. Private Wine Tasting carried out by our Sommelier, accompanied by cheeses.
Day 2: Central Wine Producing Region Tour of Mendoza. Visit 2 distinguished wineries. Wine tasting. Gourmet lunch in winery’s restaurant. In afternoon, return to hotel.
Day 3: Visit 1 renowned winery. Wine tasting. Afternoon tea in Cavas Wine Lodge.
Farewell dinner at a distinguished restaurant in Mendoza.
Day 4: Transfer to Airport
4 days, 3 nights
Central Wine Producing Region
Hotel or Lodge accommodations with a buffet-style breakfast.
All yearWinery options to visit: Please consult us
Reception at the Mendoza City airport. Transfer to the hotel or lodge you have selected for your stay.
In the afternoon, at a time to be confirmed, we have a captivating agenda of wine tasting. We will pick you up at the hotel to bring you to a private tasting room where our guide-sommelier will brief us on the wine industry of Argentina and perform a wine tasting consisting of red wine, white wine or sparkling wine depending on your preference, accompanied by an exquisite selection of cheeses. When we finish the experience we will take you back to your hotel or lodge.
Transport to a winemaking oasis, the Central Wine Region of Mendoza, famous for its elegant Malbec and prestigious red wines. Here there are 100-year-old wineries mixed in with modern projects and high-end gastronomy.
We will visit three well known wineries in Luján de Cuyo and do wine tastings there while our host, a guide-sommelier, will instruct us on how to correctly perform a wine tasting. Also, he will inform us about Argentinean wines, elaboration process, care of the grapevines, conduction and irrigation systems, wine tasting techniques and successful pairing.
We will have lunch in the selected winery’s restaurant. In the afternoon we will return to the hotel or lodge where you are staying.
Early on in the afternoon there is a visit planned to a winery and the vineyards that surround it in the area of Luján de Cuyo.
Our host will introduce you to the culture of wine in Mendoza, sharing detailed information about the production process, from the moment of harvest until the wine, after an extensive aging in tanks, oak barrels and then bottles which are carefully stored in the cellars, is ready for consumption, resulting in pure harmonious wines with great character and body.
These same Premium wines you will have seen from their incipient beginnings, will later be exported and enjoyed by the strongest consumer markets in the world.
Once we finish the tour of the winery, we will visit the luxurious Cavas Wine Lodge, the first Wine Hotel in Argentina. Large tracts of vineyards and an impressive view of the Andes Mountain Range surround it.
After a tour of their facilities, including the wine cellar where they store hundreds of differently labeled wines, we will enjoy the afternoon tea.
At sunset, return to hotel.
At night, transportation to a well known restaurant to enjoy a farewell dinner. Transportation back to hotel or lodge.
Free day for personal activities or optional tours. At an agreed upon time, transfer to Mendoza city airport.
The wine tastings belong to the Superior Line of each winery that is visited.
Every tour is carefully designed by our team of Sommeliers and tourism professionals to ensure maximum satisfaction of our clients.
In order to maintain excellent service, the selection of wineries and/or restaurant for lunch or farewell dinner to visit is subject to change.
If any of the selected wineries can not receive us the day of the tour (because the visitor quota is full, having events, etc..,), our Customer Service Department will suggest another winery with similar characteristics.
Mendoza Wine Tours and Travel
Mendoza - Argentina
Martur EVT Leg. 11.884 - Mitre 740, Mendoza (C.P. 5500)
Mendoza, Argentina Tel / Fax (54 261) 4231813 / 4298749
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