Argentina & Chile Wine Route – 9 Days
DAY 1 BUENOS AIRES— Arrival, meet & greet transfer to hotel. Afternoon City Tour of 9 Julio Ave, Plaza Mayo, Casa Rosada, Metropolitan Cathedal and Plaza del Congreso. Important avenues like Corrientes, Av. De Mayo, among others. Important areas of the city like La Boca, San Telmo, Palermo, Recoleta and Puerto Madero
DAY 2 BUENOS AIRES — (BLD) Day at traditional ranch in small town of San Antonio de Areco. Ideally located only 120 km from Buenos Aires and close to San Antonio de Areco in the heart of the Pampa, one of the oldest estancias in Argentina, a Elegant evening in a dazzling spectacular tango hall. Enjoy a gourmet three course meal paired with traditional Argentine wines. Tango show, travel through the glory days of Tango Porteño, the golden age of the forties.
DAY 3 BUENOS AIRES/MENDOZA—(B) Private transfer to airport. Mendoza shared transfer to Hotel. Afternoon general tour through the mendocinean agricultural oasis and grapes growing areas. Afterwards, we visit important and traditional vinicultural farms and taste its delicious products, and a while later we will see Carrodilla’s Church, patron saint of the vineyards.
DAY 4 MENDOZA—(BLD) Meet guide specialist in wine. A day at a winery, learn the operations and enjoy a tasting of wines. Visit Two wineries. End of tour return to hotel.
DAY 5 MENDOZA — (B) Day at leisure. Optional wine tours, Full Day wine experience. Includes three wineries at Uco Valley, Regional Lunch. Optional: Horseback riding, rafting, bike tour.
DAY 6 MENDOZA/SANTIAGO—(B) Arrival, shared transfer to hotel.. Afternoon panoramic city tour to discover the Chilean Capitol. Time for lunch on your own.
DAY 7 SANTIAGO— (B) Travel Central Coast to Vina Del Mar & Valparaiso. As you travel your guide will point out important sights. Enjoy lunch on your own in Vina Del Mar also known as “Vineyard of the Sea”,
DAY 8 SANTIAGO — (B) Spend an enchanting afternoon exploring the grounds of the traditional Concha y Toro Winery, producer of a world famous Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon. Your guided winery tour starts at the stunningly landscaped antique gardens just outside the Casona, a mansion that was once the summer residence of the Concha y Toro family. Cross into the Pirque Vineyards to learn about the growth and development. Old world taste comes to life with sampling of Casillero del Diablo Carmenere. The wines created from this classic Chilean variety were confused with Merlot for more than a century before rediscovery in the 1990s .
Visit ‘Casillero del Diablo’ (Devil’s Cellar), the source of the famous legend that made Chilean wine known around the world
DAY 9 SANTIAGO — (B) Shared Transfer to airport.
Dates & Rates
|Sept 2017 to Apr 2018||Hotels (Prices From)||Single||Double p.p.|
|Buenos Aires||Rochester Classic Room|
|Mendoza||Huentala Gallery View|
*Note: English speaking guide with wine tasting tour is a shared service. Private service with a supplement.
- 8 Nights B&B
- Guide English/Spanish
- Tours regular service indicated on itinerary
- 2 lunches and 2 dinners
- Wine tasting
- Items mentioned in itinerary
- Admission to National Parks
- Optional Tours
- Items not mentioned
Price per person in US $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers SIB
All rates and hotel availability subject to change
High season surcharges may apply
Note: Rates not valid at Christmas, New Year , Easter, Carnival or long weekends