Top Things to Do and See in Mendoza

Montañas de Mendoza


Situated in the Western part of Argentina, in the Cuyo region, Mendoza is the center of the wine industry in the country. Being a very popular tourist city, with its cultural and historical heritages it contributes to a very flourishing tourism in the region. If you are an adventure lover, discover the city of Mendoza and take all of the advantages and benefits that this lovely city offers you. Here is a list with the top things to do and see in Mendoza to give you a clue to set you itinerary.

Visit the vineries of Mendoza

Mendoza Vineyard

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If you haven’t seen jet the vineyards of Argentina, but you are a real wine connoisseur you definitely have to visit the wineries of Mendoza. Mendoza is one of the greatest wine producing areas in Argentina. Its vineyards has an outstanding landscape, so it’s pretty sure that you won’t regret it if you decide to explore the vineyards of this beautiful region. Most of the wineries have a regular timetable and are closed on the weekends on Saturdays and Sundays, so it would be wise if you contact the wineries in advance, in order to arrange accommodation. The best time to visit the region is in March, during the Fiesta National de la Vendimia, a week-long celebration of the Harvest.

 White Water Rafting on Mendoza River

If you are looking for the best place for rafting, without any doubt the Mendoza River is of the most popular rafting destination in the country. Rafting can be a great fun for the whole family, perfectly organized and coordinated with the best experts from the rafting companies. So set off to experience the beautiful valleys, while you are cutting along the white-waters on the river, swaying through the amazing waves.

Climb the highest Summit in America

Anconcagua hosts the highest summit with over 6900 m. The area is framed with an amazing National Park. Alta Montana attracts all those tourists who have a passion for climbing and wants to try the challenging Alta Montana ranges.

Hotel Termas de Villavicencio

It is a popular hotel resort, providing hot springs which are famous for its mineral and healing properties. The hotel has a very idyllic atmosphere with beautiful parks and gardens, perfect for relaxing.

Park San Martin

Park San Martin


Within the amazing French gates it strengthens a wonderful green park with lots of things to see and keep you busy. There is the famous Islas Malvinas Stadium that was the home of the 1978 World Cup, other attractions are the Greek Theatre, the rose Garden, the zoo and a regatta club and an enchanting lake.

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