Mendoza High Mountain - Valley of Uspallata
Located in the middle of the Andes, just 110 km from the city of Mendoza and on the route that takes you to Chile, you will find a perfect place to make a stop along your journey, especially after big cities.
This mountain village with its own microclimate, offers you a great variety of outdoor activities likes horseback rides, treks, mountain biking, rafting and a lot more… also you can access to the main attraction of the Andes, like the Aconcagua Park, Puente del Inca and the Cristo Redentor, a monument that resembles the peace between the Argentina and Chile and is at 4200 meters high.
Also if you are planning to keep on travelling to Chile, you can continue without going back to Mendoza, since you can take buses from the hostel or the village.
Uspallata is one of the best option in the Andes, so do not miss this area… you will not forget the views that it has to offer.