Experience Wine Country in South America

    10-Days | Wine Country: Argentina & Chile | Santiago to Buenos Aires | Offer expires February 28, 2021

    Experience Wine Country in South America with Gateways International Tailor-made Tours

    Price: $6,500 CAD per preson

    (based on double occupancy, subject to availability at time of booking)

    Photo: La Casona Matetic, Casablanca Valley

    Inclusions:

    • Roundtrip international and domestic airfare from Toronto*
    • Welcome assistance upon arrival and departure at all airports
    • Private transfers and porterage between airport and hotel
    • 8-nights accommodation
    • Breakfast daily and other meals as indicated
    • Hotel taxes and service charges
    • Airport and departure taxes**

    *Add-ons from other cities available upon request


    Wine Country: Argentina & Chile Itinerary:

    Day 1: Toronto - Santiago

    Depart from Toronto to Santiago on an overnight flight.

    Day 2: Santiago - Casablanca Valley

    Arrival in Santiago. Welcome and transfer to the Casablanca Valley and check into LA CASONA at Matetic Vineyards, famous for their organic wines. With its rustic charm, superb accommodations and well-maintained gardens, it is the perfect setting to relax by the pool with a glass of wine in hand. Enjoy a welcome cocktail upon arrival followed by a full presentation of Rosario Valley by their specialized guide at El Emporio. Dinner and overnight.

    LA CASONA Matetic ★★★★

    Dinner

    Day 3: Casablanca Valley

     After your buffet breakfast, enjoy an outdoor guided excursion such as horseback riding, biking or hiking. Lunch includes mini dishes with wine parings. Tour the cellar, taste four premium wines and take a mini-course in making your own pisco sour. Enjoy dinner and overnight at the winery.

    LA CASONA Matetic ★★★★

    Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

    Day 4: Casablanca Valley - Santiago - Mendoza

    After a buffet breakfast, drive to Santiago. Enjoy a private city tour of Santiago featuring the Palacio de la Moneda, which is the nerve center of the Chilean government and a stunning example of neoclassical architecture. See the Plaza de Armas and the bustling Mercado Central. Ascend to the top of the city for dramatic panoramic views from the beautifully landscaped Cerro Santa Lucia. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Mendoza, Argentina, famous for olive oil production and wine making. Arrival, welcome and transfer to The Vines Resort and Spa and check-in at one of their beautiful one-bedroom villas. Nestled at the base of the majestic Andes in Mendoza’s prestigious Uco Valley, sip the finest wines, explore the glorious terrain, or ride off into the sunset. Feast on the exquisite cuisine of famed chef, Francis Mallmann, and his signature open-flame cooking at Siete Fuegos. Work side-by-side with world-renowned consulting wine maker Santiago Achaval and his expert team to make your custom small-batch wine. 

    The Vines Resort & Spa, One-Bedroom Villa ★★★★★

    Breakfast

    Photo: The Vines Wine Cellar

    Day 5: Mendoza

    Breakfast at the resort. Relax in the Lodge. With its cozy indoor fireplace, cocktail bar and wine cellar, it is a natural gathering place to catch the most beautiful moments of the day and savor new experiences. Choose to horseback ride; gallop through the vineyards into the rugged countryside or in the mountains of nearby Manzano Historico, guided by authentic Argentine gauchos.

    The Vines Resort & Spa, One-Bedroom Villa ★★★★★

    Breakfast

    Day 6: Mendoza

    Breakfast at the resort. Spend your day at leisure, perhaps fly fishing alongside locals or take an excursion to Mendoza’s Uco Valley with hundreds of wineries and limitless outdoor activities. With over 300 days of sunshine a year, the outer regions beckon through rugged mountains, sprawling countryside and flourishing vineyards.

    The Vines Resort & Spa, One-Bedroom Villa ★★★★★

    Breakfast

    Photo: The Vines Resort & Spa, Mendoza

    Day 7: Mendoza - Buenos Aires

    After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Buenos Aires, then to your hotel. Spend your afternoon at leisure to explore this cosmopolitan city. Enjoy dinner and an authentic Tango show at one of the city’s most renowned clubs.

    Sofitel Buenos Aires Recoleta, Superior ★★★★★

    Breakfast/Dinner

    Day 8: Buenos Aires

    After breakfast, take a half-day private city tour accompanied by your own guide to discover Buenos Aires including Plaza de Mayo, the historic Cabildo, Casa Rosada, Congress Palace, the quaint La Boca district and La Recoleta Cemetery. 

    Sofitel Buenos Aires Recoleta, Superior ★★★★★

    Breakfast

    Photo: Arial view of Buenos Aires, Argentina 

    Day 9: Buenos Aires 

    Explore the city at your own pace. Visit one of the many European inspired gardens throughout the city. Optional tour to an Argentinean ranch for authentic Gaucho culture is available to add to your package. 

    Sofitel Buenos Aires Recoleta, Superior ★★★★★

    Breakfast

    Day 10: Buenos Aires - Toronto

    After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your homebound flight.

    Breakfast

    Don't miss your chance to discovery the best of South American Wine Country. Offer expires February 28, 2021!

    Terms And Conditions

    DEPOSITS A fully non-refundable deposit of $350 CAD/USD (dependent on the currency of the booking) per person is due upon confirmation of your land reservation. Packages including airfare will require full payment at time of tickets being issued. The balance of the land package is due 60 days before departure date. Other exceptions involving special events, conventions and holidays may require a higher deposit amount and in some cases FULL non-refundable payment will be required at time of booking. AMENDMENTS & CHANGES There will be a CAD $60 fee per person for any changes or amendments made to any confirmed reservation. For full Terms & Conditions please contact your travel advisor.

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