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Wine tasting is best when it includes fun, the outdoors and the chance to have a bit of an adventure. Promising exactly this, with tours along the much visited paths of wine and olive trees in Maipu, Wine and Ride provide guests an ecological and healthy way of partaking, which benefits both the environment and the guests.
A SENSUOUS EXPERIENCE
Not only a chance to enjoy some of the best wines in the area, the tours which combine wine tasting at different wineries and vineyards, with cycling along the tour paths, give the guests the chance to see the countryside at a calm and leisurely pace.
Promising lungful’s of fresh air carried on breezes that will leave participants dishevelled but immensely invigorated, the scent of roses on the rose bushes, wonderful views of the countryside and a feeling of triumph at every stop. There is no better way to experience enotourism.
Mendoza is one of the eight wine capitals in the world and the pioneer of wine tourism in Argentina. A city in the Cuyo region of Argentina it forms the very heart of the vineyard region and is famous for its Malbecs and other red wines.
The many different wineries offer tastings and guided tours around the city which, over and above the wine, offers leafy streets surrounded by modern buildings and art deco, and many places to relax and enjoy the time in the small squares that surround Plaza independencia.
With the tour maps available on their website, Wine and Ride provide the riders with a route itinerary along the wine roads, highlighting the most beautiful wineries and vineyards of Mendoza. Guests can stroll or ride, but it is advised to try everything because wine tasting is a treat for all the senses.
WHERE TO GO
Wine and Ride is easy to find with the Metro. In Mendoza City head up Belgrano Street and fifty metres from the last station guest will find the bikes.
The bikes can be reserved either over the phone, or via email or WhatsApp and the booking process is very straight forward and guarantees a unique experience of Maipu, Mendoza.
ADDRESS: Wine and ride, Ozamis, 611 Maipu, Mendoza, Argentina.
TELEPHONE NUMBER: 0054 261 588 0495