Atuel Canyon Sightseeing Tour

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 1 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 1-99 yrs
  • max group size 10
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-19280
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Mendoza, Argentina
  • Ends Mendoza, Argentina
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Discover the incredible natural scenery of the Atuel Canyon
  • Learn about the local history at Fort San Rafael
  • Sit and relax to the sound of the Atuel River
  • Tour the lovely city of San Rafael
  • Be accompanied by local guides
The Atuel Canyon Sightseeing Tour tour starts and ends in Mendoza. The Atuel Canyon Sightseeing Tour is a canyoning tour that takes 1 days taking you through Mendoza, Argentina and other destinations in Argentina.

We will walk through the Uco Valley, and El Nihuil Dam and Reservoir, ideal places for nature lovers. We will visit Villa 25 de Mayo and the Wax Museum, where we will learn more about Argentine history, and we will also take a walk through the city of San Rafael

Leaving from your hotel in Mendoza in the morning, head south towards San Rafael city. During the trip, you'll see the natural oasis known as Uco Valley, which landscape consist of deserts, lakes and curious rock formation resulting of the wind erosion.

Arrival to 25 de Mayo Village, to get in touch with local history, as it was on this site in 1805 when Fort San Rafael was founded, being the cornerstone of the city of the same name. We will continue until reaching the Nihuil Dam, a place elected by nature lovers where you can practice fishing, hiking, water sports and relax surrounded by amazing landscapes. Discover wonderful sculptures in natural walls forming the canyon, such as hanging gardens, the chair of Rivadavia, the Wax Museum. After walking through the city of San Rafael we will head back to Mendoza.

  • Round-trip transportation to and from your centrally located Mendoza hotel
  • Guided Sightseeing Tour
  • Live tour commentary provided in English & Spanish
  • Meals & Beverages
  • Any personal expense
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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:
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Atuel Canyon Sightseeing Tour tour. You can cancel the tour up to 32 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 31 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 17 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 17 August 2024, a deposit of 50% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 31 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Atuel Canyon Sightseeing Tour 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.


For this Atuel Canyon Sightseeing Tour 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.

Rooms have to be filled when booking. Thus, if you are 1 person travelling you have to pick Single Room. If you’re 2 people travelling, you can either pick either Single Room, in which case each traveler will receive their own Single Room, or Double Room, etc.
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