Wine Tours | Cycling in the vineyard

“An original and enjoyable way to discover the vineyards, the wineries, and the amazing wine región of Luján de Cuyo”

The main goal of this activity is to enjoy a tour outdoors surrounded by the unique scenery of the Andes and the vineyards.

Our visitors will get to know three different wineries and their vineyards. At the wineries, guided tours will be provided, and also several tastings of the well-known wines they produce. At the end of the tour, in the last winery, a first class lunch with matching wines will be served.


Cycling in the Vineyard

THIS ACTIVITY INCLUDES

  • Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Visit and Tasting at Bodega Nieto Senetiner
  • Visit and Tasting at Bodega Vistalba
  • Three course Menu at Clos de Chacras Winery with wines.
  • Personal Bike, Helmet, mineral water and assistance are provided. The tour includes around 12 km ride between the wineries.
  • Transportation from/to Mendoza city.
  • Personal Insurance
  • Bilingual Guide *


NOTAS: *Bilingual tour guide is provided from the 3rd passenger on. Minimum amount of passengers: 2
Nieto Senetiner

The history of Nieto Senetiner Winery dates back to 1888, when Italian immigrants founded it and grew the first vineyards in Vistalba, Luján de Cuyo, province of Mendoza. Over the first decades of the last century, the winery was run by several families who succeeded in passing on the secret of fine winemaking and the love for their land.

In 1969 it is acquired by the families Nieto and Senetiner, who expand the facilities signalling the beginning of a new stage of growth and brand development. In 1998 it becomes part of the Grupo de Negocios de Molinos Río de la Plata. The winery holds a consolidated leadership position, committed to the highest production and quality standards, backed by a continuous investment plan both in estates and process technology.


Why we recommend to visit this winery?

The winery has a consolidated position of leadership in all segments of wines and foaming of medium and high range, where it participates, committed to the highest standards of processing and quality, supported by a continuous plan of investments in new farms and process technology .


Bodega Vistalba

Bodega Vistalba, founded by Carlos Pulenta, goes into a life story that is the most important reference when it comes to assessing the excellence of its wines. The descendant of an Italian family, Carlos Pulenta is the oldest son of Don Antonio Pulenta, one of the founders of the Bodega Peñaflor, 80 years ago, which endured until 1997, when it was sold.

The winery is inspired in the Creole culture, resorting to cutting-edge technology and paying homage to traditional wine-making. It has been designed so that the entire winemaking process is completed using gravity and without pumps.


Why we recommend to visit this winery?
In 2009 Alejandro Bulgheroni, connected to the agroindustry sector through several projects since the year 1999, began his participation in Bodega Vistalba, working with Carlos toward a common goal: “producing top-quality wines of world renown, with a marked identity and personality”.


Clos de Chacras

Clos de Chacras is a family winery that has a small production focused on the high quality of its wines. The establishment is located in the heart of the Chacras de Coria district of Luján de Cuyo.

History, family tradition and constant innovation to adapt to markets are the values that drove the production of wines awarded by national and international experts. Its objective is to produce wines with personality, a faithful sample of years of work between nature and man in search of balance.


Why we recommend to visit this winery?
Located in a building from 1921, the family tradition winery produces high-end wines and offers a great wine and gastronomic experience.


If you have any questions, please contact us.