Satellite Image of Cuyo

Cuyo includes the provinces of Mendoza, San Juan, La Rioja and San Luis. As the rest of the country, this is a varied region with hundreds of landscapes to see.

This is the area of the highest mountain of America, the Aconcagua (6959 m.) and the best wine producers, too. There are also several places that the tourist must visit, as el Valle de la Luna (The Valley of the Moon-San Juan province), El Cañón de Talampaya (The Talampaya Canyon-La Rioja) y el Valle de las Leñas (The Leñas Valley-Mendoza). Being the last one an international skiing resort.

The soil is arid and reddish, crossed by few rivers. Most of the rivers are fed by the thawing of snow on the peaks, and their volume of water increases considerably in spring. The Desaguadero River is the main collector, receiving waters from the Bermejo, Vinchina and Salado before reaching the Colorado River.

Viticulture is one of the main activities of the area. The wine production of the region represents almost 80% of national production, and the wines are highly considered in the world. Olives, potatoes, tomatoes and some fruits are also cultivated, and there is production of sweets and preserved foodstuffs. Quarrying and oil exploitation are other important industries.

Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza Province

Valle de la Luna ( Moon Valley ) - San Juan Province

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Mendoza Tours

  • Mendoza 5 Stars
    4 days/3 nights
    - 3 nights accommodation with breakfast
    - Transfers in/out Airport - Hotel in the city
    - City Tour
    - Visit Wineries

    Rates from USD 328

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  • Mendoza 4 Stars
    4 days/3 nights
    - 3 nights accommodation with breakfast
    - Transfers in/out Airport - Hotel in the city
    - Visit Wineries
    - Wineries Tcikets not included
    Rates from USD 338

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  • Mendoza 3 Stars
    4 days/3 nights
    - 3 nights accommodation with breakfast
    - Transfers in/out Airport - Hotel in the city
    - High Mountain Excursion
    - City Tour
    - Visit Wineries
    Rates from USD 235

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  • Mendoza + San Rafael
    7 days - 6 nights
    - 2 nights accommodation with breakfast in Mendoza
    - Transfers airport / hotel
    - City Tour in Mendoza - Wineries
    - Bus ticket Mendoza / San Rafael / Mendoza bus -
    3 nights accommodation with breakfast in San Rafael
    - City Tour in San Rafael
    - 1 night accomodation with breakfast in Mendoza
    - Transfer Hotel / Aiport
    Rates from USD 534

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  • Tarifas Desde USD 762

    Tarifas Para Residentes
    en Argentina $ 12960
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  • Tarifas Desde USD 445

    Tarifas Para Residentes
    en Argentina $ 7570
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Tours in Mendoza

  • Half Day City Tour
    The City Tour around Mendoza is the first excursion newly-arrived tourists take in the capital of the Cuyo Province. It ...[+] Read More
  • Winehouses Tour
    Departing to the south of Mendoza, income, among vineyards and trellises, the first fine wine producing area of the coun...[+] Read More
  • High Mountains
    The Alta Montaña (High Mountains) excursion is an unforgettable experience in which tourists have the unique opportunity...[+] Read More
  • Atuel River Canyon
    The excursion to San Rafael and Cañon del Atuel begins at Route 40. After crossing the Uco Valley, the tour continues in...[+] Read More
  • Half Day Villavicencio Tour
    Leaving the city to the north, we will enter the Department of Las Heras, and visit the Country Historic El Plumerillo (...[+] Read More
  • Mountains, Villavicencio (Only Wednesday)
    We will take you to a typical pre-mountain range location in Mendoza where a traditional hotel “Hotel de Turismo Villavi...[+] Read More
  • Paramillo Ghost City
    Fascinating landscapes, breathtaking views of our Andes and experience through these challenging roads in our modern uni...[+] Read More
  • Blending Experience at Tempus Alba Winery
    We will enjoy an experience based on interaction and entertainment. The activity invites you to play around, try and di...[+] Read More
  • Lujan De Cuyo Tour
    Today explore the different microclimates in the district of Agrelo, Lujan de Cuyo. We will begin our tour at Mendel wi...[+] Read More
  • Maipu Tour
    Explore the different wine regions of Maipú. Your first visit will be to Carinae. This charming boutique winery is owne...[+] Read More
  • Full Day Winery with lunch regular tour
    This full day tour was developed with a sommelier to experience the excellence and variety of Argentine wines, discoveri...[+] Read More
  • Trekking in the snow - Adventure in snowshoes
    In the middle of the Andes Mountain range, close to the international mountain pass Cristo Redentor, we offer a special ...[+] Read More
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