Enjoy your last morning coffee overlooking the sea, before your transfer from Bahia Bustamante to Comodoro Rivadavia Airport for your flight to Mendoza (via Buenos Aires). On arrival in Mendoza, you will be met at and transfer to your Posada (small inn), Robles de Besares. Rest from your day of travel before venturing out for a evening meal at your leisure (we can assist with restaurant recommendations and reservations). There are some amazing culinary experiences to be had in Mendoza!
On day 7 fter a relaxed breakfast in the gardens of the posada, transfer thirty minutes to the wine region of Maipù and the Zuccardi Winery. The Maipù area is where most of the region’s immigrants settled in the late nineteenth century, the area is diverse and home to some of the country’s best wines. Venture out into the vineyards on a guided bike ride; in each area of cultivated wines taste a different grape and the wine that is then produced. Starting from the gardens of the Visitor House we visit Finca Beltrán vineyards with an expert guide. The tour is divided in three stops: Chardonnay, Syrah and Malbec Stops. In each of them you will taste wines of these 3 varieties and learn its characteristics, irrigation system and the vineyards trellising system.
Familia Zuccardi s a pioneering winery where the emphasis is placed on locating grape varieties that have almost been consigned to oblivion, planting them in small quantities and upon the first grape production making small quantities of the wine in their superbly equipped and dedicated micro fermenting hall. Return to the posada for the night. Dinner at your own leisure.