The Wine And Cuisine Route
Mendoza - Salta - Cafayate - Buenos Aires
1st Jan to 31st Aug 2022
£1,835 / $2,295
£335 / $420
*Price per person based on twin/double share
DAY 1: MENDOZA (D).
Arrival into Mendoza and time at leisure. Evening dinner at one of the most renowned restaurants in Mendoza.
DAY 2: MENDOZA (B, L).
Visit the wineries of the area, and an olive oil factory, taking in the taste of both delicacies. Lunch at one of the visited wineries.
DAY 3: MENDOZA (B, L).
Explore 3 of the Uco Valley wineries. The climatic conditions in which the vines are cultivated makes this area preferred by wineries.
DAY 4: MENDOZA – SALTA (B, D).
Fly to Salta. This afternoon, explore the city on a walking tour through its streets, churches, colonial buildings and the High Mountain Archaeology Museum (MAAM). Evening dinner at Jose Balcarce restaurant.
DAY 5: SALTA (B).
Visit the Province of Jujuy and be astounded by the magnificence of Humahuaca Gorge, a Cultural and Natural Heritage Site.
DAY 6: SALTA - CAFAYATE (B, L)
Travel to Cafayate visiting De Las Conchas Gorge, with its interesting formations. Continue to Finca Quara to visit the winery and enjoy a locally served lunch.
DAY 7: CAFAYATE - BUENOS AIRES (B, L)
Morning visit to the Vine and Wine Museum followed by the Piatelli Winery. Learn how to cook empanadas followed by lunch with wine. Transfer to the airport via Cafayate Gorge. Fly to Buenos Aires.
DAY 8: BUENOS AIRES (B, L, D)
Visit the most relevant landmarks including Plaza de Mayo and La Boca making stops to taste one of the porteños’ gastronomic specialties: the pizza. Evening 5 course gastronomic experience combined with some of the best boutique Argentinian wines.
DAY 9: BUENOS AIRES (B)
Time at leisure until your flight departs or extend your trip.
Accommodation - 8 nights in minimum 3-star hotels.
Meals - As specified in the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
Luggage - One normal suitcase and one handbag per person included for hotel porterage.
Transfers - all airport transfers from arrival on Day 1 to final day (assuming specific group flights booked).
Tours (with local bilingual English-speaking guides) - Mendoza: Wine and Olive tour. Uco Valley: Wine tour experience. Salta: Walking tour, 2 winery visits Cafayate: Cooking lesson Jujuy: Humahuaca Gorge. Buenos Aires: City tour and Pizzeria tour, Fogón Experience.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
International flights and airport taxes to join the tour.
Internal Flights and airport taxes within the tour (specific flights will be advised).
Tips for local guides / drivers.
Check required group flights at time of booking.
Wine and Olive tour operates on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays.
The Uco Valley Experience operates on Thursday & Sundays.
Salentein winery and Espacio Killka closed on Mondays.
The MAAM, The Vine and Wine Museum and Fogón Experience closed on Mondays.
Activities are subject to weather conditions and wineries subject to availability at the time booked.
Tour prices are based on shared group services (not private services).
Passport copies required 30 days prior to arrival for all passengers.
DAY 1: Arrival - Mendoza
DAY 2: Mendoza
DAY 3: Mendoza
DAY 4: Mendoza - Salta
DAY 5: Salta
DAY 6: Salta - Cafayate
DAY 7: Cafayate - Buenos Aires
DAY 8: Buenos Aires
DAY 9: Depart Buenos Aires (or extend your trip)
Extensions for this tour
Contact us for available tour extensions
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