WELCOME TO MENDOZA CITY
MENDOZA IS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT POINT IN THE ARGENTINE REPUBLIC
The City of Mendoza is located as one of the most important in the Argentine Republic, positioned as the fourth conglomerate of the country, strategic point of the socio-economic development of Mercosur and link with Chile.
The city as a whole is an attraction in itself, founded in 1561 by Pedro del Castillo, its gastronomy plays a fundamental role, in hotels with its international food and in small typical and traditional restaurants with exquisite dishes. The variety is extensive: from roasts and creole empanadas to ethnic foods of oriental, Spanish or Italian origin, washed down with the best wines of our land.
Open and always alive, the pubs, places to relax and dance, theaters, cinemas and casinos, remain open until late at night. The city is the ideal starting point for excursions to the important tourist attractions of the province, such as the Roads of Wine, mountain roads, rivers, thermal baths and nature reserves.
INTERNATIONAL WINE CAPITAL
Our City of Mendoza, named October 30, 1987 as International Capital of Wine by the OIV and also designated the 8th World Wine Capital, is part of a World Network along with other famous wine-growing cities such as Bordeaux or Florence, among others. which places the Mendoza wines in a prominent position in the world, being its flagship variety “Malbec”.
AMONG THE WORLD’S 21 WONDERFUL CITIES
Chosen as one of the 21 most wonderful cities in the world in the contest “New 7 Wonders Cities” the City of Mendoza is located at the foot of the highest mountains of the Andes, Mendoza is the gateway to the Pacific Ocean. The climate is pleasant, temperate with little rain and very few days of wind, thanks to the protection of the mountain range.