Adventure Tourism

The province of Mendoza an ideal destination for lovers of tourism is adventure in all its forms. With its natural scenery of privilege among Andes, rivers, deserts and forests, all modalities of this increasingly popular form of tourism are there possible. Rafting, trekking, climbing and thousand variants more, intense and funny, await a traveler in search of strong emotions. In Mendoza, the adventure tourism does not disappoint even to those who believe have tried everything. Consider just the endless possibilities offered by the silver cord, an area in the front area of the Andes with unique features.

A few minutes from the Centre of the city of Mendoza, the silver cord surprises and challenges with hills that will not lower the 3000 meters. Height and, in some cases, they Ascend up to 6000. This area is considered ideal for acclimation practices before attempting to climb to the mythic Aconcagua. But you don’t have to be projecting this feat to be seduced by its imposing geography of streams, forests and icy crags. An excursion typical to the silver cord extends for 6 days, and it is as demanding as rewarding. Starts moving from Mendoza capital until the area of Vallecitos, to start, there Yes, trekking up to big stone, an estimated 4 hours walk. Each day of the excursion includes the conquest of a new Hill, whose heights increase progressively.

The third day is destined to the acclimatization and rest, to prepare participants for the great challenge: the ascent to the Summit of the Silver Hill, with its majestic 6000 meters. Height. The last day is intended to return, and the excursion usually finish off with a great farewell dinner in the city of Mendoza, with a totally different group to which departed from there six days ago. Nobody is the same after having been so immensely small in the exciting presence of the mountain. The team recommended for this excursion simply unforgettable deserves separate chapter. He and his perfect condition depends on the success or failure of the adventure. The list of items essential includes very high protection sunscreen, bottles of water, flashlight, thick stockings and gloves wrap and a sleeping bag with insulation capable of withstanding temperatures of up to-15. The investment is worth the effort: among forests, snow, Condors and streams, in Mendoza tourism adventure has another taste. Jorge Alberto Guinazu tourism in Mendoza