15 days in Province of Mendoza Itinerary

15 days in Province of Mendoza Itinerary

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15 days in Province of Mendoza Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Drive:  25​h
1
San Carlos
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
San Rafael
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Mendoza
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Las Heras
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Manchester

1
night
San Carlos

San Carlos ©
San Carlos or Villa San Carlos is a town in Mendoza Province, Argentina. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): do a tasting at O. Fournier and then explore the activities along Laguna del Diamante.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Carlos online driving holiday planner .

Manchester, UK to San Carlos is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Manchester to San Carlos due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Rafael.

Things to do in San Carlos

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O. Fournier
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Laguna del Diamante ©
Laguna del Diamante
O. Fournier ©
O. Fournier

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San Rafael

San Rafael ©
With its idyllic tree-lined streets, San Rafael provides a tranquil setting for relaxation in the heart of Argentina.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): do a tasting at Winery La Abeja, then head outdoors with Oceanica Diving, and then explore the striking landscape at Canon del Atuel. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about all things military at Museo Historico Militar, then learn about winemaking at Bodega Labiano, and then head outdoors with Bosque Aereo Euca.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Rafael day trip planner .

You can drive from San Carlos to San Rafael in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in San Rafael are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Mendoza.

Things to do in San Rafael

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Canon del Atuel ©
Canon del Atuel
Bodega Labiano ©
Bodega Labiano
Military History Museum ©
Military History Museum

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nights
Mendoza

Mendoza ©
Famed for its neat vineyards and thriving wine production, Mendoza remains the place to visit for a pleasant combination of relaxation and recreation.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Plaza Espana and Santuario de la Virgen de Lourdes. Take a break from the city and head to Potrerillos Dam and Canon del Atuel. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mendoza: San Rafael (Winery La Abeja, Raffeish, & more) and Laguna del Diamante (in San Carlos). There's still lots to do: stroll through Parque General San Martin, ponder the design of Fuente de los Continentes, pause for some serene contemplation at ORDEN DE HERMANOS MENORES FRANCISCANOS CONVENTO SAN FRANCISCO SOLANO MENDOZA, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Independencia.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Mendoza trip planner .

You can take a bus from San Rafael to Mendoza in 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Heras.

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San Rafael, Laguna del Diamante
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Laguna del Diamante ©
Laguna del Diamante
Canon del Atuel ©
Canon del Atuel
Plaza Espana ©
Plaza Espana

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Las Heras

Las Heras ©
On a trip to Las Heras, a region in the province of Mendoza, you can see Aconcagua, the highest point in both the Western and Southern Hemisphere.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Antigua Bodega Giol, do a tasting at Casa El Enemigo, and then admire all the interesting features of Olivicola Laur. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Reserva Natural Villavicencio and then admire all the interesting features of El Camino de las 365 Curvas.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Las Heras vacation planner .

Explore your travel options from Mendoza to Las Heras with the Route module. Traveling from Mendoza in February, Las Heras is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Heras

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Maipu
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Reserva Natural Villavicencio ©
Reserva Natural Villavicencio
El Camino de las 365 Curvas ©
El Camino de las 365 Curvas
Antigua Bodega Giol ©
Antigua Bodega Giol