From Mendoza: Villavicencio, Uspallata Private Tour With BBQ

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Discover the natural beauty of the Villavicencio Reserve, the Mendoza mountains, and the archaeological heritage of the Paramillos mines in Uspallata on this day trip.


  • Connect with nature as you drive through the Villavicencio Nature Reserve
  • Marvel at the historic Villavicencio Hotel
  • Visit the ghost town of the forming mining settlement of Paramillos


Take a full-day tour to experience Mendoza’s landscape, history and gastronomy. See guanacos, foxes, and birds, visit the Paramillos Mines, and travel down the winding road of Villavicencio. Meet your guide in Mendoza and head down route 52 to begin your journey into the Andes. Drive past the historic Villavicencio Hotel and continue along the curvy Villavicencio road. Along the way, stop to enjoy the panoramic views and snap photos of the wildlife. Next, stop at the Paramillos Mines. As you explore these ruins, learn about the native people of the area and the incredible biodiversity surrounding you. Continue to Uspallata to enjoy a traditional Argentine Asado with wine and dessert before returning to Mendoza.


Transportation Barbecue lunch at Uspallata Tour guide Bottled water and snacks

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  • No previous experience is required

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