Mendoza: 5-Hour Mountain Trekking With Lunch
Pickup optionalPickup and drop off service available from centrally located accommodation in Mendoza
- Take in panoramic views of the Cordón del Plata mountain range
- Hike to Cerro Calavera summit, 2212 meters above sea level
- Marvel at the varying colors of the mountain
During the hike, listen to fascinating anecdotes and history from your passionate guide, including the history of the area, the flora and fauna of the region, some information on the mountain, and typical regional customs. After an approximately 3-hour ascent, reach the top of the stunning Calavera Mountain. Take some time to rest and enjoy water and fruits to recharge.
From the top, marvel at spectacular vistas over the region, the Cordón del Plata mountain range, and Lake Calavera. Finally, begin the descent, lasting up to 2 hours. Once you arrive back at the local partner's office, take your time relaxing and enjoying a typical, poolside lunch before returning to Mendoza.
- Bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish)
- Lunch and snacks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
- People with mobility impairments
Prepare for the activity
The hike starts from the local partner's base of operations in Ruta Nacional 7 about a 1-hour drive from Mendoza. From the bus terminal, look for the company "Expresso Butini" and take the bus with destination to Uspallata. Ask the driver to drop you off at "Río Aventura Mendoza".Open in Google Maps ⟶
- Comfortable shoes
- Backpack or bag
- Comfortable clothes