Half-day tourist excursion to the city of Mendoza
Tour both the old and new parts of Mendoza city, a 4-hour journey through the history and culture of the people who transformed a desertic area into a green-filled oasis.This guided, morning tour ends at Our Lady of Lourdes sanctuary, from where you can get a spectacular view of the foothills of Mendoza. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included in an air-conditioned coach.
This sightseeing tour begins in the foundation area: the historical site where, in 1561 Don Pedro del Castillo founded the city. Currently, the milestone is remembered with a museum and a commemorative square. Visit the Cathedral, the Basilica of St. Francis, the former Banco Hipotecario (now Ministry of Culture and Tourism), the Andean Trade and former Bank of Mendoza (now Contemporary space of art), Independencia and Spain squares, the civic district with the Government House and a famous Enoteca.
Swing by the prestigious street Emilio Civit, a residential area that leads to the General San Martin Park. Enter through the magnificent gates to the horses of Marly, until reaching Cerro de la Gloria, where the Monument to San Martín and his army is located.
To end this great tour, visit the Virgin of Lourdes sanctuary, from which you can enjoy an amazing view of the Mendocinean mountains.
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 4 Hours
Mendoza, Mendoza, Province of Mendoza, Cuyo
Traveler pickup is offered
The pick up transfer is only from selected centrally located hotels. If your hotel is outside the geographic area, we will confirm you the closest meeting point. Indicate the name and address of your hotel.
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.