ACTIVITIES

This region has fabulous landscapes for countless activities and  great weather with over 320 days of sun a year. The people of the region are very friendly and welcoming, eager to show off the beauty of the country. Mendoza is 30 min. flight from Santiago de Chile and is 90 minutes flight from Buenos Aires.

Wine Tours

Mendoza is Argentina`s main wine region and one of the most important in the world with over 900 wineries in this vast region at the foothills of the Andes. The best wineries are located primarily in the Lujan de Cuyo and Uco Valley where you can visit and enjoy a wine tasting and superb lunch.  We can help arrange your tour.

Excursions

Argentina is full of natural wonders and interesting places to visit including Puente del Inca, Aconcagua, Cacheuta Spa and more.  Daily excursions are avaiable.

Horseback Riding

There are many places to horseback ride in the area with fantastic scenery and views.  We can help you arrange the perfect ride.

Book your Special Tour

Gauchos & Andes Luxury Tour

Skiing

In the Mendoza Province, you can look forward to 89 kilometers of slopes: the ski resorts are served by 30 ski lifts. 

One of the highest and most modern ski resorts in Argentina lies a few kilometers away from the City of Mendoza.

This is a true paradise for extreme ski and heli-ski.

Rafting, kayaking, paddleboarding, rapelling and kite-boarding

Depending on the season, there are numerous activities you can participate in.  Just let us know what you would like to do and we can help you find the perfect tour. The Mendoza River and the Potrerillos Lake are just 10 minutes from the lodge.

Biking

Whether you want a leisurely ride or are an extreme biker and want to explore the mountain trails. Bicycles are available for free at the lodge.

Trekking

There are numerous treks throughout the are for every level and time. Hike the mountains, the lake, Punte del Inca, Aconcagua Park or other beautiful locations and don't forget your camera!

Ballooning

You can now take an incredible balloon adventure over Mendoza! Experience sunrise or sunset flying over one of the most famous wine country regions in the world, framed by breathtaking views of the Andes Mountains. This is, for sure, the perfect plan for your next visit to Mendoza.

Birdwatching

Mendoza province holds a fascinating mosaic of habitats with a fantastic bird diversity. It is located at the heart of the Cuyo region in western Argentina and is renowned all over the world for the excellent quality of its wines. Explore the Monte ecosystem, looking for specialties such as Chaco Eagle, Spot-winged Falconet, and a delightful cast of passerines including Chaco Earthcreeper, Salinas Monjita, Sandy Gallito, Crested Gallito, White-throated Cacholote, Rufous-warbling Finch and the endangered Yellow Cardinal. We will also explore the impressive foothills of the Andes mountains to look for White-collared Swift, the striking Red-tailed Comet, White-winged Black-Tyrant, Steinbach’s Canastero, Patagonian Mockingbird and White-tipped Plantcutter among several other species.

View some of the birds

Av. Los Cóndores 9700 El Carmelo, Potrerillos, Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza - Argentina

Email: carmelolodge@gmail.com

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