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Full Day High Mountain Small Group Tour from Mendoza

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    Pass By: Plaza Independencia, Calle Sgto Juan B Cabral 345 Esta entre 4 calles Espejo al 300 Rivadavia Chile y Patricias Mendocinas., Mendoza M5502GOG Argentina

    The tour starts at 7:30 a.m. with the pick up from centrally located Mendoza hotels.

    Stop At: Potrerillos Dam, Cacheuta, Mendoza Argentina

    First, pass by the Cordon del Plata mountain range and the Potrerillos Dam, located along the Mendoza River. It's a very important hydraulic work that generates power and distributes water for irrigation for the whole region.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: RN7, Uspallata, Mendoza, Argentina

    Continue to Uspallata, a pre-Hispanic settlement of Huarpes aborigines and the southern last point of the Inca Empire.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Puente Picheuta, Uspallata Argentina

    Visit the village of Picheuta.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Penitentes Mendoza, Ruta Nacional No 7 Km. 171, Uspallata 5539 Argentina

    Then, visit the villages of Polvareda, Punta de Vacas and Los Penitentes ski resort, where you will have some free time to use the chair lift and get amazing panoramic views of the area.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Parque Provincial Aconcagua, Mendoza Argentina

    The next stop is a Cerro Aconcagua scenic viewpoint, located at 9,022 feet (2,750 meters) above sea level. From there, head to Horcones Lagoon and the Aconcagua Provincial Park.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: las cuevas, Uspallata, Mendoza Province, Argentina

    Following the international route, reach your final destination, the village of Las Cuevas (an European-style village, located 10,500 feet (3,200 meters) above sea level). Between Las Cuevas and the international tunnel, there is a path that allows visitors up to the Cristo Redentor monument, located 13,780 feet (4,200 meters) above sea level, which symbolizes the union between Argentinians and Chileans.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Cristo Redentor De Los Andes, Mendoza, Argentina, Las Cuevas Argentina

    The Cristo Redentor monument symbolizes the union between Argentinians and Chileans.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Plaza Independencia, Calle Sgto Juan B Cabral 345 Esta entre 4 calles Espejo al 300 Rivadavia Chile y Patricias Mendocinas., Mendoza M5502GOG Argentina

    Your tour will end with drop off at your hotel.

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Mendoza, Mendoza, Province of Mendoza, Cuyo

    Traveler pickup is offered
    If your hotel is not in the list, please, add it at the time of booking.

    If your hotel is outside the pick up area, we will confirm the pick up from a central meeting point.
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 27 July 2019

    I love taking photos and there was plenty of time to do so on this tour. I never felt, that we were rushed. Federico is a great guide! Not pushy in any way!More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 819tommyc
    ProductoTangol, Community Manager at Tangol, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2019

    Dear Tommy, We are glad you have selected Tangol for your visit in our country and sharing with us your experiences during your stay. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed the beauties of Argentina and you have got pictures of them. Will...More

    Reviewed 17 April 2019

    I traveled to Mendoza in later part of March and booked this all-day trekking tour of Aconcagua. I cannot recommend it enough. I traveled with my 18-year old daughter and her boyfriend and we had a blast. We were very lucky that our tour was...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    Enrica S
    22 February 2019|
    Response from Judy S |
    From what I can tell, this is a tour with easy hiking.
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