Private Tour: Full-Day Altamira Road Agritourism Experience from Mendoza
  • Private Tour: Full-Day Altamira Road Agritourism Experience from Mendoza

    Experience life in the Mendoza countryside while learning about its residents and producers during this 7-hour private agrotourism tour. Visit local producers, get a taste of fieldwork on a local ranch, enjoy a live show, and get your hands dirty making local food as you bike, walk, and horseback ride along Altamira Road. Wine tasting, lunch, and hotel pickup/drop-off are included.

    Itinerary
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    Stop At: Plaza Independencia, Fray Mamerto Esquiú 1901-1999, M5504EYK, M5504EYK Godoy Cruz, Mendoza, Argentina

    After pickup at your hotel, you will head to the local service providers' office to receive your bicycle and begin your tour around 10am.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Viñedos Los Maitenes S.A., Cobos 4285, Perdriel Luján de Cuyo. Mendoza, Argentina 33°04'44.0"S 68°54'48.4"W, M5509 Perdriel, Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina

    With your guide, you will enjoy 3 mile (5 kilometer) bike ride to Maitenes.

    Upon arrival at Maitenes, meet a group of rural residents who will assist you in preparing an amazing bread which provides you with a view of their cooking culture. Susana, one of the residents, will share information about her life in the vineyard while we learn the secrets of her bread. While here, you will also enjoy a delicious breakfast in her gallery.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Valle de Uco, Tunuyán, Mendoza Province, Argentina

    Head to the region of Gertrudis where you will take part in a hands-on experience preparing regional foods such as challa, meat pot, chivo, “empanadas” and sopapillas, accompanied by tasty fruits and excellent wines. Notice the value of homemade recipes that have been passed down from one generation to the next. In addition, you will head outside to perform activities like watering, tying, pruning and harvesting mostly cherries, peaches, pears, apples and grapes, which will allow you to get a real feel for daily life in the Mendoza oasis with the Mirada family.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Vinos Appon, Combes, La Consulta, Mendoza, Argentina

    In the late morning, spend about 1-hour visiting Appon Winery to savor a wine tasting hosted by local experts who have made sacrifices and put their soul into their wine-making.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Valle de Uco, Tunuyán, Mendoza Province, Argentina

    Continue onto El Melocoton Ranch, where various types of outdoor activities are offered: hiking, trekking, bird watching, horseback riding and sulky and craft workshops. Take advantage of these activities if you wish or wander the ranch with its picturesque mountain views.

    For lunch, you will enjoy a typical meal and enjoy a unique show at the traditional pulperia (local bar), "Los Abuelos." Around mid-afternoon, you will make handmade wood and Huarpe pottery in Wilka Nina.

    Upon completion of the tour, you will transfer to your hotel in central Mendoza.

    Duration: 3 hours



    Informacion Adicional
    "Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
    "May be operated by a multi-lingual guide"
    "A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
    "Not wheelchair accessible"
    "Most travelers can participate"



    • Start Time10:00 AM
    • Start location: Mendoza, Mendoza, Province of Mendoza, Cuyo

      Traveler pickup is offered
      If your hotel is not in the list, please, add it at the time of booking.

      If your hotel is outside the pick up area, we will confirm the pick up from a central meeting point.


    • Duration: 7 hours
    • Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Included

    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Use of bicycle
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Show
    • Lunch

    Not Included

    • Gratuities
    • Wine tasting
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Entry/Admission - Vinos Appon
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