In the search of new experiences and trips with an extra added value, wine tourism appears as a valid alternative in Argentina: to pair the landscape beauty with the region's wines and cuisine. Unlike other countries and due to its huge territory, Argentine features a non-linear Wine Route, placed in beautiful oasis, from North to South, almost in parallel with the Andes Mountain Range.
From Salta to Catamarca in the North, and up to Neuquén, Río Negro and Chubut in the Patagonia, while going through Córdoba in the heart of the country and the Cuyo Region which is the main wine producer – provinces of Mendoza, San Juan and La Rioja - each place is worth to be visited.Those willing to make this trip in all its extension, shall have to foresee devoting enough days to enjoy this huge and fascinating territory.
  • Code: #1676
  • Duration: 10  Days 
Day 1. Buenos Aires
Arrival at Buenos Aires, welcome at Ezeiza International Airport and assistance from our tour guides. Private transfer to the selected Hotel.
During the afternoon, you will enjoy a city tour of Buenos Aires. In this tour, we invite you to discover Buenos Aires. We will begin our visit at the city center where most of the outstanding landmarks of the city are located: 9 de Julio avenue, the Colon Theatre and the Obelisk, symbol of Buenos Aires. We continue our journey through the south part of the city, visiting the neighborhood of San Telmo with its tango houses and La Boca, with its mythical and colorful street Caminito. We can also optionally enjoy a visit to La Bombonera, the football stadium of the club Boca Juniors. We continue our visit to Puerto Madero, a renovated port area that now houses one of the largest gastronomic areas in the city. Lastly, we will visit the northern neighborhoods, Palermo, with its squares and elegant buildings, and Recoleta, where culture, European elegance and history are combined.
Return to the Hotel and accommodation.
Day 2. Buenos Aires
Breakfast at the Hotel and free day to visit the city.
At night, you will enjoy a classic tango show and dinner at “Tango Porteño”.
Tango Porteño recovers the essence of Tango and captures it into a unique place. We have recreated the most important and significant age of Tango history embarking it in a luxury building of the times when it was a Theater owned by the Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer. The old and beloved Metro, just a few steps from the Obelisco, nowadays turns into Tango Porteño, a place that combines and rescues the most refined setting and the purest deco style of the Golden Age. Everything is complemented by an artistic crew, unbeatable productions and a gourmet menu of the highest quality that stays true to the times it represents. Tango Porteño is the image of Buenos Aires, “the City of Tango”.
Return to the Hotel and accommodation.
Day 3. Buenos Aires 
Breakfast at the Hotel. 
Free day to visit the city or to enjoy an optional activity (not included) such as a visit to Tigre and Delta or to a typical Argentinean Ranch.
• Tigre and Delta
In this tour we will visit the coast area of Buenos Aires, starting by Del Libertador Avenue, the Coastal, Jorge Newbery Airport and River Plate Stadium. We will pass by the Presidential House of Olivos, and will arrive at Maipú Station of the Coast Train. We will board this modern train bound for Tigre. At San Isidro Station, you will have free time to visit its attractions. We will continue by bus from San Isidro to Tigre. There we will enjoy sailing through the Delta, and we will navigate along the rivers and branches. At one of those channels is located the Sarmiento’s Museum- House, the ex-president Sarmiento’s residence. We will go back to the Fluvial Station to return to Buenos Aires.
• Gaucho Day
Trip to a typical Argentinian "estancia". At our arrival a “gaucho” (original inhabitant of the Argentinean Pampa) on horse, wearing the typical clothing will welcome and escort us to the entrance of the Estancia. There the villager ladies will invite you to taste "empanadas", a typical starter, which will be served with good Argentine wines. You will have free time until lunch to ride horses or carriages known as "sulky", to finally enjoy a typical “asado”, which consists in a Creole charcoal barbecue as it is done in the countryside. Later on you will enjoy a live show of folkloric music, tango dancers and a demonstration of gaucho skills. After that you will count on free time to enjoy the day and tour around the ranch. 
Day 4.  Buenos Aires / Salta
Breakfast at the Hotel. At the marked time, our guide will pick you up from the Hotel to take you in a private transfer to Aeroparque Domestic Airport, from where you will fly to the city of Salta. Assistance during check in. Reception at Salta Airport, and regular transfer to the selected Hotel. Accommodation.
During the afternoon, city tour or Salta. Departure from the 9th July park, a site adorned with colorful flowerbeds and aromatic fruit trees. We will tour the streets of this booming city, while reliving its colonial past thanks to the captivating architecture of the historic Cabildo, the Cathedral, the Churches of San Francisco and La Viña, the San Bernardo’s Convent of the Carmelites Nuns and the antique houses, at present historical monuments, that the city has preserved.
During the ascent in a funicular railway to San Bernardo hill, and from its top, you will admire a panoramic view of the city; whereas at its foot, General Martín Miguel de Güemes watches over the salteños and their city. Nowadays, the polo fields and golf courses of the Salta Polo Club and two universities provide this city with the cultural and sports scene aimed at an exclusive tourism.
A few kilometers away, we will find the summery village of San Lorenzo, among green hills and crystalline water courses, surrounded by aged trees, gardens full of flowers and big mansions, in ideal scenery for a walk, picnics and horse rides through gentle hillocks. We finish the trip at the Mercado Artesanal (Handicrafts Market) where you can obtain fine silvery pieces, ceramics, embroideries, paintings, rustic colorful woven fabrics and leather crafts.
Return to the Hotel and accommodation.
Day 5. Salta / Cachi
Breakfast at the Hotel. 
We depart from the Hotel to iniciate our journey to Cachi, passing through Valley of Lerma, Calchaqui Valleys, Quebrada de los Laureles, Quebrada del Escoipe, Cuesta del Obispo, Valle Encantado, Piedra del Molino (3430 msnm), Recta del TIN TIN, Los Cardones National Park, Nevado de Cachi, Payogasta, Cachi. During our trip, we will make several stops and walks to enjoy the landscape.
Accommodation at the Hotel in Cachi.
Day 6. Cachi / Cafayate 
Breakfast at the Hotel.
We depart from the Hotel to iniciate our journey to Cafayate. We ride along rute N40 following the Calchaqui river, where several historic settlements such as Sedantas and Molinos, are located. Then we ride through the spectacular Quebrada de las Flechas that brings us to the wine producing area where we will enjoy a tasting and visit to a winery. 
Accommodation at the Hotel in Cafayate.
Day 7. Cafayate / Salta / Mendoza
Breakfast at the Hotel. 
We start our visit at Quilmes archeological site, departing towards Salta and visiting Quebrada de las Conchas, Garganta del Diablo, Anfiteatro, Yesera, Sapo, Obelisco, los Castillos (multicolored rock formations originated through wind and water), Alemania, Coronel Moldes, Valle de Lerma, el Carril, Cerrillos.  Upon our arrival to Salta, transfer to the Airport in order to board a flight to Mendoza (depending on the day and flight, it is possible that we may have to make a stop in Buenos Aires).
Reception at Mendoza Airport, and private transfer to the selected Hotel. Accommodation.
Day 8. Mendoza
Breakfast at the Hotel.
Early departure to enjoy a full day visit to Wineries and Vineyards of the Maipu or Lujan de Cuyo region. Without a doubt, one of the most distinguished products that Mendoza has to offer. All year long, tourists can visit the most prestigious wineries of Argentina, combined in different circuits that mix beautiful natural landscapes and the history of the region. The tour allows you to come close with the harvest  and wine making processes, while tasting the outstanding products. 
Return to the Hotel and accommodation.
Day 9. Mendoza / Buenos Aires
Breakfast at the Hotel and free morning to enjoy Mendoza.
At the marked time, our driver will pick you up from the Hotel to take you in a private transfer to Mendoza Airport, from where you will fly to the city of Buenos Aires. Assistance during check in. 
Reception at Aeroparque Domestic Airport, and private transfer to the selected Hotel. Accommodation.
Day 10. Buenos Aires
Breakfast at the Hotel.
Free day to rest or enjoy the city. At the marked time, our guide will pick you up from the Hotel to take you in a private transfer to Ezeiza International Airport, from where you will fly to your city of origin. Assistance during check in.
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