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Horse Riding in Uco Valley
Activities in Tunuyán

Horse Riding in Uco Valley

  • English English
  • 3 hours 30 minutes

Are looking for an original and unique way to discover the Uco Valley? This horse riding tour will take you into the heart of the beautiful countryside around Mendoza. There are several options so you can adapt this experience to suit your preferences.

Options

Dawn horse ride

Before the sun casts the first rays of dawn, we will leave Tunyan behind and head to the village of Arboles to meet our new four-legged friends.

We will start our two and a half hour horseback route along a track that takes us into the beautiful surrounding countryside and up to the top of a nearby mountain.

At the summit, and as dawn's first light creeps over the mountain you will be treated to a delicious traditional breakfast of pancakes and mate as you enjoy the spectacular views of the mountain valley. Following the break, we start our return journey to Arboles where we will say goodbye to our new friends and then return to Tunuyan, where the experience finishes.

Sunset horse ride

We head to Arboles village where the horses will be waiting for us. We will ride for a few hours along different tracks, surrounded by the lovely flora and fauna of the region, eventually reaching the top of one of the Andean peaks.

From the summit, we will enjoy the spectacular sight of the sun setting over Uco Valley as we sip on some delicious regional wine. After the break, we then begin our return trip back to Tunuyan where the tour finishes.

Horse ride through the mountains

After arriving at the village of Arboles and climbing up onto the horses, we will spend a few hours exploring the animal tracks on the mountainside. We will pass along the valley that runs between the legendary peaks of Mendoza and, nestled among the streams and rocks, we will eventually reach a spectacular viewpoint.

We will relax there for a short period whilst enjoying a glass of delicious Mendoza wine before returning to the village of Arboles. From there, we will return to Tunuyan, where our trip finishes.

Important information

  • For security reasons, people weighing over 17 stone cannot take part in the activity.
  • The horse rides through Uco Valley have a low level of difficulty.
  • The guide will arrange the groups and itinerary in accordance with the particular weather conditions and physical condition of the participants.

Times

  • The dawn ride starts at 5 am.
  • The sunset ride starts at 6 pm.
  • The ride among the mountains takes place at 10 am and 3 pm.

Price

Per person
Horse ride
US$ 90

Horse ride

  • Per person

    US$ 90

More Information

Duration

3 hours 30 minutes.

Language English

The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.

Included

English and Spanish speaking guide.

Transport.

Breakfast or snack (according to the time of the ride).

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up to 3 days before (Tunuyán local time) if there are still places available.

Ticket

You will receive an email with your ticket attached which you must print out and show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).

US$ 90
No hidden fees or surcharges

Meeting point

Pérgolas Valle de Uco, Vista Flores, Tunuyán

Cancellations

If you cancel 48 hours before the activity starts, we will refund you 0%. If you cancel 24 hours before the activity starts, we will refund you 50%. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.
When the minimum number of participants (2) is not reached, we will contact you to offer you other alternatives.