FROM VILLAVICENCIO TO PARAMILLOS
Puesto Santa Clara – Cruz de Paramillos

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Horseback riding
Villavicencio Natural Reserve - Mendoza - Argentina
2 days / 1 night
September to May
Every Saturday

Program

Day 1 - Mendoza/Villavicencio/Aguas de las Mañeras
Reception in Mendoza city and transfer to Puesto Santa Clara, in the area of Villavicencio, 60 km from the city. While preparing for departure, explanations will be given concerning the schedule and proposed activities.
We begin a four hour cavalcade, stop for a quick lunch and continue until we reach “Agua de las Mañeras” where we set up camp. After resting we will enjoy an “asado” (barbecue) for dinner. The night is spent in tents.

Day 2 – Villavicencio / Paramillos
After breakfast we saddle our horses and start riding. We ascend the Mountains of Villavicencio, crossing the foot-hills towards Paramillos, from where we will appreciate the high summits of the Andes Mountain Range, specially the peaks of Tambillos and Aconcagua which stand out. Arrival at “Paramillos”. The private vehicle will take us down to the Valley of Uspallata where we will  enjoy a meal of smoked ham sandwiches to close our days in the mountain. Transfer to Mendoza city.

Incluided services:
- Transfer in private vehicle
- All food and drink during the program.
- Igloo-type mountain-tents for three people.
- Dining-room tent with tables, benches, gas lighting and kitchen utensils.
- Specialized guides and muleteers.
- Tame horses with saddles.
- Mules to carry loads.
- Personal accident insurance.

The price of the program doesn't include:  
Lodging and food in Mendoza / personal equipment / expenses originating through abandon of program / extra expenses (tips, telephone calls, etc.)

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FROM VILLAVICENCIO TO USPALLATA
Puesto Santa Clara – Minas de Paramillos

Type of program:
Location: 
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Horseback riding
Villavicencio Natural Reserve - Mendoza - Argentina
3 days / 2 nights
September to May
Every Saturday

Program

Day 1 - Mendoza/Villavicencio/Agua de las Mañeras
Reception in Mendoza city and transfer to Puesto Santa Clara, in the area of Villavicencio, 60 km from the city. While preparing for departure, explanations will be given concerning the schedule and proposed activities.
We begin a four hour cavalcade, stop for a quick lunch and continue until we reach “Agua de las Mañeras” where we set up camp. After resting we will enjoy an “asado” (barbecue) for dinner. The night is spent in tents.

Day 2 - Villavicencio/Paramillos
After breakfast we saddle our horses and start riding. We ascend the Mountains of Villavicencio, crossing the foot-hills towards Paramillos, from where we will appreciate the high summits of the Andes Mountain Range, specially the peaks of Tambillos and Aconcagua which stand out. Arrival at “Agua de los Maralles”, camp, rest and dinner.

Day 3 - Villavicencio/Ghost Town/Mendoza
After breakfast we saddle our horses and ride to “Paramillos”, an old mining camp, exploited by the Jesuits, now a ghost town, and the tomb of the Gaucho Cubillos. A private vehicle will take us down to the Valley of Uspallata where we will  enjoy a meal of smoked ham sandwiches to close our days in the mountain. Transfer to Mendoza city.

Incluided services:
- Transfer in private vehicle
- All food and drink during the program.
- Igloo-type mountain-tents for three people.
- Dining-room tent with tables, benches, gas lighting and kitchen utensils.
- Specialized guides and muleteers.
- Tame horses with saddles.
- Mules to carry loads.
- Personal accident insurance.

The price of the program doesn't include:  
Lodging and food in Mendoza / personal equipment / expenses originating through abandon of program / extra expenses (tips, telephone calls, etc.)

For more information, click here

 

CABALGATA DE VILLAVICENCIO A USPALLATA
Clara – Minas de Paramillos – Santa Clara

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CABALGATA
Reserva Natural Villavicencio - Mendoza - Argentina
4
días / 3 noches
Septiembre a Mayo
Todos los Sábados

Program:

Day 1 – Mendoza / Villavicencio / Agua de las Mañeras
Reception in Mendoza city and transfer to Puerto Santa Clara, in the area of Villavicencio, 60 km from the city. While preparing for departure, explanations will be given concerning the schedule and proposed activities.
We begin a four hour cavalcade, stop for a quick lunch and continue until we reach “Agua de las Mañeras” where we set up camp. After resting we will enjoy an “asado” (barbecue) for dinner. The night is spent in tents.

Day 2 – Villavicencio / Paramillos
After breakfast we saddle our horses and start riding. We ascend the Mountains of Villavicencio, crossing the foot-hills towards Paramillos, from where we will appreciate the high summits of the Andes Mountain Range, specially the peaks of Tambillos and Aconcagua which stand out. Arrival at “Agua de los Maralles”, camp, rest and dinner.

Day 3 – Villavicencio / Ghost Town / Mendoza
After breakfast we saddle our horses and ride to “Paramillos”, an old mining camp, exploited by the Jesuits, now a ghost town. After enjoying the incredible scenery of the mountain range and the Uspallata valley, we continue to “Agua del Cesar”, our last camp in the mountains.

Day 4 - Agua del Cesar / Santa Clara
After breakfast we prepare for our last day on horseback, and start our way back to Santa Clara. An open-air lunch awaits us to close our four day cavalcade in the mountains. Transfer to Mendoza city.

Incluided services:
- Transfer in private vehicle
- All food and drink during the program.
- Igloo-type mountain-tents for three people.
- Dining-room tent with tables, benches, gas lighting and kitchen utensils.
- Specialized guides and muleteers.
- Tame horses with saddles.
- Mules to carry loads.
- Personal accident insurance.

The price of the program doesn't include:  
Lodging and food in Mendoza / personal equipment / expenses originating through abandon of program / extra expenses (tips, telephone calls, etc.)

For more information, click here

 

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