Wine and Landscapes of Argentina's Northwest

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 14 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-79 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-17331
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Mendoza, Argentina
  • Ends Buenos Aires, Argentina
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Road trip through magnificent mountain scenery, and taste Argentina's famous wines
  • Explore the differences between the indigenous, rural northwest and cosmopolitan Buenos Aires
  • See colourful mountains, cactus-strewn deserts and giant rock formations in unusual national parks
The tour "Wine And Landscapes Of Argentina's Northwest" starts from Mendoza and ends in Buenos Aires. It is an active and outdoor trip that takes 14 days taking you through Talampaya National Park, Ischigualasto National Park, Salta and 8 other destinations in Argentina. "Wine And Landscapes Of Argentina's Northwest" is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Take an adventure through the heart of Argentina. This northwest region houses some of Argentina's most inspiring scenery, from colourful mountains and barren plains, to spectacular gorges and lunar landscapes. Woven into this tapestry is a strong cultural and gastronomic presence - throughout the tour, discover the indigenous heritage still found in the Andean region and contrast this with multi-cultural Buenos Aires.



Wine tasting - Taste the specialities in vineyards around Cafayate and Mendoza, famous for their Malbec and Torrontes wines



Magnificent scenery - Journey from arid cacti-strewn deserts to rich fertile forests



Humahuaca - Explore the immense gorge and 'seven coloured mountain', and take a drive up to San Antonio de los Cobres
ITINERARY Expand All
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  • Day 1 : Join trip in Mendoza
  • Day 2 : Wine-tasting in Argentina's famous vineyards
  • Day 3 : Walk in the Aconcagua Provincial Park and visit the Inca Bridge
  • Day 4 : Drive to Barreal; visit to the observatory at El Leoncito National Park
  • Day 5 : Drive to Villa Union through the Las Burras gorge
  • Day 6 : Explore the weird geoshapes and red rock landscapes of Ischigualasto and Talampaya National Parks
  • Day 7 : Drive to Belen and visit a women's weaving co-operative
  • Day 8 : Wine-tasting in Cafayate and visit to indigenous Quilmes ruins
  • Day 9 : Drive drive to Cachi through 'Broken Arrow Gorge'
  • Day 10 : Drive to Salta through high arid cactus deserts down to fertile forests on the 'Bishop's Hill Road'
  • Day 11 : Discover Humahuaca Gorge; visit local villages
  • Day 12 : Fly to Buenos Aires
  • Day 13 : Walking tour of La Boca and Plaza de Mayo; free afternoon
  • Day 14 : Trip ends in Buenos Aires
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Meals
  • 13 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner
Accommodation
  • Hotel Crillon (3 nights)
  • Acrux Hotel (1 night)
  • Hotel Pircas Negras (2 nights)
  • Belen Hotel (1 night)
  • Los Sauces (1 night)
  • ACA Cachi (1 night)
  • Hotel Antiguo Convento (2 nights)
  • Hotel Principado (2 nights)
Transport
  • Driver(s)
  • Bus
  • Flight
Guide
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Local Guide(s)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Mendoza and from Buenos Aires are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Wine and Landscapes of Argentina's Northwest tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Wine and Landscapes of Argentina's Northwest tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 05 May 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 05 May 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Wine and Landscapes of Argentina's Northwest tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Wine and Landscapes of Argentina's Northwest tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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