There are plenty of things to do in and around Mendoza: visiting the local wineries, fly fishing, olive oil tasting, taking a tour of the region on foot, on horseback, or even on an ATV. And, of course you can have the finest in Argentine dining, the most rustic experience, and soak in every aspect of Argentine culture in between.
Immerse yourself in Mendoza. Winery tours, adventure tours, city tours, olive oil tours, and a combination of all of the above abound in the city and in wine country. You could even find yourself whitewater rafting and tasting great wines on the same day.
Whether you're seeking authentic argentine asado (barbecue), a lomo (a philly cheese steak type sandwich, but 100 times better), homemade Italian food, succulent steak , or a simple empanada, Mendoza has it all.
Opportunities for adventure abound in Mendoza, with white water rafting on the Mendoza River, along with mountain biking, hiking, and horseback riding at the foothills of the Andes Mountains.
Wineries in Mendoza are among the best in the world. As a guest at these wineries, from small to large architectural masterpieces, visitors can speak directly with the winemakers themselves and gain a unique inside view of the processes.
Mendoza offers all sorts of spa options. Soothe yourself in the city with a luxury hotel spa experience, or head out to wine country and relax in a hamam, or in a gorgeous natural spring amid the mountains.
There are many unique gifts to shop for in Mendoza, and great shops for finding them, whether you are looking for traditional, artisanal gifts or contemporary. And of course wine related!
The culture of Mendoza is traditionally Argentine, in a way that is both grand and accessible. Local tango shows, Vendimia beauty pageants, music concerts from rock to Electro Tango keep the city vibrant all year round.
From crowning Vendimia queens to goat festivals to elaborate tango shows at wineries, in the city, and in the towns in between, Mendoza celebrates the region’s culture with events and festivals that delight and enchant.
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