Gaucho Experience at Estancia La Alejandra
At the foot of the Cerro Plata (6,100 meters), we find the traditional Estancia La Alejandra.
Reception at the guest house and breakfast. Introduction of the horses, safeties talk by the guide, and riding lessons at the gated stable ring. Departure on horseback towards the mountains through the colorful plantations of the estancia. Touring the horse breeding paddocks at the foot of the Andes, we will see hares, foxes, condors and beautiful horses that are born at the place. Ascend to the “altar” view point where we can appreciate gorgeous views of the Cordon del Plata Mountains and the Uco valley, while we enjoy some wines from the region. Return to the guest house for lunch.
Towards the evening, by taking the road of La Carrera northward, we will arrive at the viewpoint of La Ollada, where you will see the most breath-taking view of the Valley and the Potrerillos dam. A winding road down and through the mountain villages of Potrerillos will then take you to international route No. 7 with destination to Mendoza City.
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