Uco Valley a place close to the sky
Alpasión Lodge is located in a beautiful area called Uco Valley, in the province of Mendoza. The Uco Valley is a wine region known worldwide for the production of top quality wines, such as the iconic Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Merlot among other red and white grapes.
The area is surrounded by some of the most famous and world known wineries. Many of them offer guided tours with the possibility to taste their wines, experience the local cuisine and even spend the night there.
The Uco Valley is located at the North of the Tunuyan river with altitudes ranging from 900 to 1200 meters above sea level (the heights in the region), with breathtaking views of the stunning Andes Mountains, at a distance of one and a half hour from the Mendoza Airport.
The nearest town is Tunuyan (15 minutes by car) where you can find all the basic things you need such as supermarkets, pharmacies, gas station and other shops. Tupungato is a bit further away (30 minutes by car), but it is much bigger and also offers other activities related to the wine tourism.