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Exclusive Wine Tour Experience

 

Exclusive Wine Tour Experience in the
Fertile Mendoza Oasis



 
huge wine barrells in mendoza
 
workers in vinyard mendoza 
picking grapes in mendoza

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white grapes mendoza argentina

wine kegs in mendoza

vineyard in mendoza serrounded by mountians

Exclusive Wine Tour Experience in the
Fertile Mendoza Oasis

Wine is an absorbing hobby. The vast range of wine styles, the many thousands of different producers, the hundreds of different grape varieties, and the differences apparent between each vintage and the next all conspire to maintain the interest of even the most ardent geek. But this complexity, which in truth keeps us all novices, can be figured out knowing more about the secrets of this beverage, as you will do in this exclusive full day wine tour experience.

Today you will meet the specialized oenologist who will accompany you throughout this wine tour.

You will then depart to the fertile Mendoza oasis (Luján de Cuyo) where you will visit the wine cellars, their installations and taste their products. Lujan de Cuyo is located 12 miles (20 kilometers) away from Mendoza city.

Mendoza province encompasses 70% of the cultivated area of the country, and the quality of its offerings make it the unparalleled wine center of Argentina, with Luján de Cuyo at its epicenter. The soil is alluvial, gravelly, and not too deep, with good subsoil drainage. Rainfall is scarce (7.5 inches or 190 millimeters per year) and the temperature moderate at 59°F (15ºC). The temperate weather, with its warm days and cool nights, is ideal for achieving the colors, aroma and taste of superior wines.

Your expert wine guide will give you an introductory lecture, in which he will introduce you to the world of wine, wine production techniques and will explain the technique of tasting the wines that you shall be trying on the visited wineries.
After the lecture, you will have lunch with guided wine tasting at one of the visited wineries.

After lunch you will visit the installations of other wineries where you will also try their wines.

On the way you will see several sights of interest which will enable you to acquire a better understanding of the local culture and geography, key aspects in understanding the wine making process.

You may choose between the following wineries*: Cavas de Weinert, Alta Vista, Lagarde, Tapiz, Viña Amalia, Luigi Bosca, Viniterra, Dolium, Nieto Senetiner, Fabre Montmayou, Chandon, Norton, El Lagar de Carmelo Patti, Séptima, Renacer, Catena Zapata,La Rural, Finca Flichman, CarinaE, Tempus Alba, Viña el Cerno, López,  Reyter, Tapaus, Tierras Altas.

The wineries options for visit and lunch are*: bodega Familia Zuccardi, bodega Ruca Malen, Cava de Cano, bodega Nieto Senetiner, Alta Vista, Lagarde and bodega boutique Hacienda del Plata.

* If you don't have any particular preference on the wineries our wine experts will coordinate our best suggested wineries itinerary for you subject to your travel dates and availability.

In the afternoon you return to your hotel. 

Since you will be doing this tour with a private vehicle and guide, you will have the freedom of enjoying each attraction at your own pace, making all the stops you want, enjoying personal assistance and care from our specialized guide.

Duration:  full day.

Guide:      Private English/Spanish speaking guide

Includes: Services in private basis with private guide and vehicle in Mendoza. All transfers needed for the tour.

Introductory lecture to Viticulture. Three visited wineries with guided wine tasting. One traditional lunch with wine at one of the visited wineries.. Expert wine guide throughout the tour.

 
 
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