Explore the mountainous terrain outside of Mendoza by mountain bike. Ride through the Potrerillos Valley, a hilly, desert landscape crammed with amazing mountain biking trails. Along with a guide, cover about 6 miles (10 km) in the 2-hour ride in the Andes, cruising around deep blue lakes, over brush-covered mountains and by an imposing dam before relaxing with a nourishing snack. Includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
The Potrerillos Valley is known for its craggy, desert-like terrain, making it the ideal landscape to go for a bike ride. After pickup at your Mendoza hotel, head out of the city by minivan for a 4-hour trip into the Andes and a fun morning of biking and exploring.
Follow your guide along numerous trails on a trip tailored to suit the experience and fitness of the group — the ride can be adapted to suit both the expert and the beginner.
Be ready to be awed by the scenery in the Potrerillos Valley. Ride down into ravines and up craggy mountains. Cruise around deep blue lakes. Visit caves and natural springs. Get a look at the 1,296-foot-long (395-m) Potrerillos Dam on the Mendoza River. Then enjoy some revitalizing granola. The 2-hour ride, covering about 6 miles (10 km) of trails, is a fun and exciting way to see the natural scenery outside of Mendoza.
Please note: mountain bicycles, helmets, gloves, bottled water and a snack are included.