Archive for the ‘Tourism’ Category

Cruz de Piedra, an attractive winery in Maipú

May 11, 2009 by Mariana Zeitune

WineSur had the chance to visit Cruz de Piedra winery, located in Maipú, Mendoza. The winery’s history, its modern and warm facilities, as well as its gentle wines, turned the visit into a very special day.

A great winery in the Uco Valley’s heart

March 30, 2009 by Mariana Zeitune

Part of Área del Vino’s team visited Atamisque Winery, located in the heart of the Uco Valley, in Mendoza. The unforgettable experience included a tour through the vineyards, wine tasting in the cellar and an exquisite lunch in its restaurant called “Rincón Atamisque”.

Restaurant in wineries, a growing business in Argentina

March 30, 2009 by Gabriela Malizia

The offer of cuisine places on the wine road has increased substantially during the last year and is emerging as an excellent option for wine tourists to match excellent food with great wines. Know the wine tourism offer.

Calchaquí Valleys, an ideal place to visit in Argentina

March 30, 2009

The Calchaquí Valleys circuit is the ideal tour since nature and history are combined in a unique way to the tourist’s delight.

Mendoza, the great attraction for investors and tourists

March 30, 2009 by Ma. Soledad Gonzalez

Two articles published by Financial Times, the UK prestigious financial morning paper, tell about the goodness of Mendoza, a region highly chosen as tourist destination, and the possibilities for investing in this land.

Amazed at Mendoza, Newsweek selected the best Malbecs

February 3, 2009 by S. González y L. Saieg .

Once again, a prestigious publication chose Mendoza and Argentina’s wine tourism areas as a must-visit place for wine lovers. WineSur offers an overview of the chosen regions and the selected Malbec list published by Newsweek.

Wineries renew programs to attract tourism

December 23, 2008 by Ma. Soledad Gonzalez

As a consequence of the world crisis, the wineries are seeking to offer innovative programs to attract tourists. A drop in wine tourism numbers is expected for the 2009 summer season.

The Wine Route in San Juan: a new option for wine lovers

December 9, 2008

Planned as a tourist circuit, the San Juan Wine Route has become one of the most traditional options for visitors. Fifteen wineries integrate the tour and offer very different programs, from organic wine production to sparkling wines elaborated at the very heart of the mountain.

A place where art and champagne meet

November 25, 2008 by Ma. Soledad Gonzalez

It is a super exclusive boutique hotel seeking to position itself as the first “Hotel Champagnerie” of Argentina. WineSur offers a magical tour around its history and facilities.

Innovative programs in the wine world

November 24, 2008

Besides the traditional guided tour, several Argentinian wineries offer unique programs aimed at immersing visitors in the world of wine aromas, or combining wine tourism with astronomy, paleontology or sport. In this wine tourism special, WineSur features four innovative options offered by wineries in Mendoza and Neuquén provinces.