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4×4 Full Day with Lunch, dinner and accommodation + one day plus with lunch and activities.
Reserve with USD100
We head to the Uspallata Valley by Route N° 7, 120 kilometers from the city of Mendoza.
Arriving at the provincial Route 13, passing through the “7 Colors” Hill, climbing the “Cuesta de Bonilla”, at 3200 meters above sea level, to finally enter and tour the “Pampa de Carnota” (flat extension between mountains to 3000 meters Height, approximately 20 kilometers long, where herds of guanacos, Ñangos (American ostrich) and Condors can usually be spotted; Later we ascend to a majestic viewpoint (3500 above the sea level) where you can admire the cordillera frontal, and its highest peak (the Aconcagua) in all its magnitude, unique view of the high summits of Mendoza and San Juan, is seen from left to right, the Plata hill, the Aconcagua, the Montura Hill, the Tambillo Hill and finally the Sanjuanian Cord of Ansilta. Back to Uspallata we will enjoy a “Creole” lunch, asado, high-end wines, salads, dessert and coffee.
After a relaxed after-luch our safari continues north enjoying the Andean landscape of “San Alberto”, and then enter the province of San Juan, once there we stop in the quiet town of “Barreal”, picturesque mountain village of the beautiful Calingasta Valley. In the distinguished Posada “La Querencia” we will spend a while, to relax a few hours, take a shower or just enjoy free time.
When the afternoon falls, we will move to the wonderful “Pampa del Leoncito” with a lake of 17 kilometers long and 4 kilometers wide, a stage for various filming and publicity for its unique geography. There, we will enjoy a complete picnic (sandwiches, drinks, mineral water, high-end wines, coffee, jams, etc.) while we contemplate one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Cordillera de los Andes.
In the evening we will enter the CESCO Astronomical Center, to make an unforgettable star sighting and planets, instructed by an expert resident astronomer in one of the most transparent skies of the planet.
Finally, we have a restful break at the “posada” to finish this unforgettable day.
After an abundant breakfast we will make an entertaining horseback riding to “Los Escalones” a beautiful place in the base of the Cordillera of “Tontal”, admiring from the height the beauty of this unparalleled San Juan’s valley.
Back at the Posada we expect an appetizing lunch paired with the best wines in the area.
After a relaxed after-lunch we continue our safari to the town of Calingasta, to follow our journey through the wonderful “Quebrada de las Burras” that lead us to the capital city of San Juan.
Later we headed to Mendoza city in the afternoon, where our activity end.
Arrival at the hotel about 6 pm.
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