10 days in Province of Mendoza Itinerary

10 days in Province of Mendoza Itinerary

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10 days in Province of Mendoza Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Mendoza
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Tupungato
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Potrerillos
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  21​h
End: Dallas

3
nights
Mendoza

Famed for its neat vineyards and thriving wine production, Mendoza remains the place to visit for a pleasant combination of relaxation and recreation.
Dedicate the 17th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 19th (Sat), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's still lots to do: walk around Parque General San Martin, admire the architecture and history at Templo Sagrado Corazon, do a tasting at Bodega Ruca Malen, and take some stellar pictures from Cerro de la Gloria.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mendoza attractions planner .

Dallas, USA to Mendoza is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Argentine Time (ART) is 3 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dallas in October: high temperatures in Mendoza hover around 76°F and lows are around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tupungato.

Things to do in Mendoza

Tours Wineries Parks

Side Trip

Canon del Atuel
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Parque General San Martin ©
Parque General San Martin
Plaza Independencia ©
Plaza Independencia

2
nights
Tupungato

Tupungato ©
Tupungato, one of the highest mountains in the Americas, is a massive Andean stratovolcano dating to Pleistocene times. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): explore the world behind art at Killka Art Gallery, learn about winemaking at Bodegas Salentein, then appreciate the views at Valle de Uco, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio del Cristo Orante. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Bodega y Vinedo Familia Giaquinta, explore the landscape on two wheels at Parque de la Lombardia, and then learn about winemaking at Laureano Gomez Winemaker.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tupungato trip planner .

Getting from Mendoza to Tupungato by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Potrerillos.

Things to do in Tupungato

Parks Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

Bodegas Salentein, Parque de la Lombardia, Laureano Gomez Winemaker
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Monasterio del Cristo Orante ©
Monasterio del Cristo Orante

2
nights
Potrerillos

Potrerillos ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Embalse de Potrerillos and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vallecito. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Chorro de la Vieja and then head outdoors with Rincon de los Oscuros.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Potrerillos online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Tupungato to Potrerillos takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Potrerillos

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Chorro de la Vieja
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Chorro de la Vieja ©
Chorro de la Vieja
Rincon de los Oscuros ©
Rincon de los Oscuros