Cycle the Wine Regions of Argentina

Winding Roads Of The Andes

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Hit the road and cycle through the wine regions of Argentina set in the Andes’ stunning landscapes. Start off in Buenos Aires and feel the beat of the Paris of South America experiencing gourmet, wines, art, architecture, tango and Latin glamour. Arrive in North West Argentina with a history rooted closer to Peru’s cities of Arequipa and Lima than to Buenos Aires. Bike through coloured Andean valleys and discover the highest vineyards in the world. Fly to Mendoza, the wine capital of South America. You will bike to wineries of sophisticated architecture and New World superb wines.  Mendoza is also about fine cuisine made with locally produced ingredients. Bike in the Uco Valley, at the foothills of the Andes. Due to its unparalleled soil and climate conditions the valley has gained world recognition during recent years, earning a reputation as the gem of all Argentine wine regions. The perfect experience for an all-in-one wine, gourmet and cycle trip in Argentina.

Specifics:

  • Cycle per day: 55 km to 80 km
  • Minimum and maximum altitude for rides: 1,000 mt /3,300 ft and 3,340 mt/11,022ft.
  • All rides are mostly flat or rolling terrain.
  • All rides are on paved roads
  • Total km biked in seven days: 400 km
  • Learn about wines, blending and pairing
  • A gaucho will share the secret to making an asado with Argentine beef

 

What’s Included: Accommodation lodges in single or double occupancy; all transfers; road bikes & helmets (you are welcome to bring yours); all lunches and seven dinners; wine tastings; tango evening; all organized activities; snacks and beverages when cycling; support vehicle; baggage transport; bilingual guides.

Add ons: Iguassu falls | Wine regions in Chile |Patagonia glaciers |Atacama star gazing

Highlights:

Palermo Soho – Italian ristorante – Modern art - Valle Calchaquí – Cafayate vineyards and bodegas - Wine tastings – Argentine asado – Pairing local food with local wines - The Andes – Red mountains - Ride by vineyards - State of the art wineries - Learn what makes altitude wines unique – Colonial whitewashed old towns - Cloud forest roads - Ride by gauchos – Tango – Gourmet – Cooking lessons

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the Wine Regions

Region: City of Buenos Aires. Provinces of Salta and Mendoza.
Where: Buenos Aires | Salta | Cachi | Cafayate | Mendoza | Valle de Uco
When: All year round. Harvest: February and March
Start: Buenos Aires
End: Mendoza
Trip length: 10 days/9 nights.
Hotels: Sophisticated lodges
Activity level: Moderate (riding distance can be adjusted upon request)

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