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Valle de Uco Experience

"The mountains and the beautiful landscape of Valle de Uco prepare our senses to experience the distinctive flavors and aromas of altitude wines"

This High class Tour is designed to share and enjoy a complete and excellent day of wines. We will visit some of the most important and prominent wineries in this region. We propose living this experience in small groups, with wine travelers who share the same interest in this fascinating beverage. In this way you can appreciate every detail of the visits and as perfect outcome to this dynamic tour a fantastic gourmet lunch.

    Tour Characteristics

  • Visit and Wine tasting in Domaine Bousquet Winery.
  • Visit and Wine tasting in Salentein Family Wines
  • Visit and Gourmet Lunch in Andeluna Cellars: 6 courses, paired with 6 wines at the restaurant.
  • Transportation and bilingual guide *
  • Groups with a maximum of 8 people per departure
  • Departures on Thurdays and Sundays from 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
Valle de Uco
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Wineries to visit

Domaine Bousquet

Bodega Domaine Jean Bousquet

Domaine Bousquet Winery is the legacy of a long and prestigious history, who carries the Bousquet lastname. A family with four generations of winemaking tradition, from the region of Carcassonne, in southern France. The winery is located in Tupungato, surrounded by vineyards at 1200 meters above sea level, at the foot of the Andes.


Why visiting this winery?
Because their goal is to produce high quality organic grapes that express the purity and intensity of varietal character and terroir where they come from.

Salentein

Bodega Saleintein

The land that today belongs to this enterprise is proof of innumerable feats: a region where the will and strength passed down the generations, from indigenous villages and Jesuit missions, including great people such as General San Martin. The San Pablo Vineyard is one of the properties with a rich history starting in the beginning of the 17th century. At more than 1,500 meters above sea level, in the heart of the vineyard, lies the ruins of the “Casa Grande.” During the visit, you will taste three of Salentein’s great wines, finishing in their Art Gallery, the only of its kind in all of Mendoza.


Why visiting this winery?
By the superb quality of its wines, achieved by the combination of its modern winemaking techniques with its old European roots , its old vineyards and the unbeatable conditions of their terroirs. For their art gallery, which makes this a unique winery, and its history, which undoubtedly has been able to leave its mark on the "Salentein" wines. Visiting this winery will undoubtedly impact your Valle de Uco experience.

Andeluna

Bodega Andeluna

Andeluna Cellars began in 2003 with the goal to be one of the best models of quality wine in Argentina. Andeluna symbolizes the romanticism and inheritance of the Valley of Tupungato where the moon illuminates the magnificent Andes mountains. In this visit, you will get to know the vines and the methods of winemaking that make their wines so special.


Why visiting this winery?
Andeluna Cellars is the ideal place to learn about this region. Surrounded by an impressive landscape at the foot of the Tupungato Volcano you will enjoy these prestigious wines alongside a 6 steps' large gourmet lunch, paired with wines from the cellar, to create a magical combination of flavors, which opens everyone’s palate.

NOTES

* Departures with at least 2 people. If the tour begins with 3 people, will be done in a private car and a driver/guide.
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Argentina