EXPERIENCES

EXPERIENCES WINE RESORT

Cooking Class

Our chefs teach the secrets of cooking the Argentine way, using seasonal local produce and open-fire grills. All of our cooking classes are personalized and held outdoors, with the breathtaking view of the Andes Mountains in the distance. The foods prepared honor our garden-to-table philosophy, and guests will be able to taste the dishes at the end of the class.

Lunch at the Pirca

A lunch to connect with nature. Guests explore the untouched flora and fauna of the Uco Valley until they reach a magical and secluded spot where our chef greets them with a wonderful Casa de Uco style lunch. The experience includes a 45-minute horse ride (or walk) to this secret location.

Gourmet Picnic in Los Chañares

Our guests venture into “Los Chañares” Ecological Reserve , which is our wildlife reserve filled with Uco Valley’s native flora and fauna, until they reach a lifted deck. There they can enjoy a gourmet picnic with the best views of the valley and Andes Mountains.

Picnic to go

A quick and practical meal for guests to take on excursions or wherever they wish.

Roast in the vineyard

Set inside the vineyard, next to the water reserve, with one of the best views in all of Casa de Uco, our chefs prepare a typical Argentine-style asado (barbecue). Guests can enjoy an afternoon filled with meat cooked over an open flame, salads, grilled vegetables from our garden, and, of course, wine.

Vineyard Tasting

A través de un recorrido por nuestra finca, se visitan parcelas de nuestro viñedo para que, de la mano de nuestro Winery Host, puedan aprender sobre las características del suelo y varietales de la zona. Luego se realizará la degustación de vinos durante la visita a la bodega Casa de Uco.

Vineyard Tasting

Visit multiple vineyard plots to get up close and personal with the vineyard, discovering different types of soils and varieties characteristic to the Uco Valley. Afterwards, guests visit the Casa de Uco winery followed by a wine tasting.

Cocktail Class

Learn cocktail-making techniques and try delicious libations in our interactive cocktail class. These cocktails were created for our guests to perfect and impress friends and family when they return home with their newly minted drink making skills.

Winery visit

Journey through our wine world and understand all of the complex elements involved in making incredible wines. Here we visit our telescopic winery starting from the upper walkway, down the production room. This activity is designed for guests to get an inside look of a working winery that uses state-of-the-art technology, and to understand how experimental boutique wines are made. Our last stop of the tour is in our Tasting Room where we taste Casa de Uco’s best wines.

EXPERIENCES WINE RESORT

Trekking en los Andes

You will be able to choose from a wide variety of treks and hikes in the Andes Mountains area. Each one is planned according to the preferences and/or abilities of the participants. A day of adventure to explore the country’s best landscapes!

Horseback in the Andes

In a 4-hour horseback ride, see the jaw-dropping views of the Andes Mountains. Join this adventure with the experts in the area, and discover the most beautiful places in Mendoza. This activity is weather permitted.

Sunrise in the Andes

Enjoy the sunrise in a unique setting: the spectacular sunrise of the Uco Valley, from the top of the mountain. This activity starts from the hotel in a 4x4 truck, and upon reaching the foot of the mountain range, the tour continues on foot or on horseback.

Sunrise in the Andes

Enjoy the sunrise in a unique setting: the spectacular sunrise of the Uco Valley, from the top of the mountain. This activity starts from the hotel in a 4x4 truck, and upon reaching the foot of the mountain range, the tour continues on foot or on horseback.

Full Moon in the Uco Valley

Available during the full moon. This activity begins with a nighttime horseback ride in the foothills of the mountains to Los Chañares, to see how the full moon illuminates the entire valley.

RUNNING

An outdoor activity to really connect with the environment. Guests can jog around the entire property, on comfortable dirt paths, to explore every hidden nook and truly experience life on a vineyard.

Biking in the vineyard

Guests can use the Casa de Uco bicycles to discover every inch of the vineyard and estate, with or without a staff member. Guests have the chance to visit the water reserve and the winery.

Archery

The Valle Uco views are exceptional, and this activity at the foothills of the Andes Mountains is absolutely unique to take in the mountain views. After a safety talk and instructions on how to shoot a bow and arrow, guests can begin to practice their aim, while surrounded by pure nature.

Tennis

Tennis masters and amateurs are in luck, we provide a bag equipped with everything guests need to play tennis (depending on number of players), for a match on our tennis court located in the vines with the Andes in the distance. Here, you’ll play an unforgettable game in an incredible location.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

Certain activities are available with a minimum or maximum number of people. The activities are subject to availability and weather conditions. Reservations can be made prior to hotel arrival. Our House Team is available to put together a tailor-made itinerary for each stay.

SUSTAINABILITY

At Casa de Uco we are committed to the environment, and strive to support local communities