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Andes Mountains

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Ranked #948 of 1,636 Attractions in Argentina
Type: Mountains
Activities: Mountain biking, Hiking
Description: Among the longest and highest mountain ranges in the world, the Andes extends 4,500 miles along South Americas west coast.
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Bologna, Italy
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Yes, my last trip in the North West Argentina was like reaching the sky! Multicolored mountains go up to 6000-7000m and you can drive up to 5000m! then you hike for 100m and you are out of breath, but the rewards are blue lagoons with pink flamingoes, snow covered mountain peaks and the multicolored layers of the various minerals. it's... More

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Montreal, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

The trajectory between Mendoza and Santiago by road is definitely worthwhile, with stunning scenery. The service from Andesmar is acceptable at best. We booked a return trip from Santiago to Mendoza around Christmas 2013. The bus on the outbound trip smelled poorly, and the seats were dirty even for the higher-end cama. They had cancelled an earlier service, so the... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

We took the bus from Mendoza to Santiago with Andesmar (Thursday, 7/feb, 07:30 am). It was a total disrespect!! 1) They embarked the passengers knowing that the road was interrupted and that a long wait, with unforeseen results, would be needed. They did not warn the passengers about it, so we could have other options (I had an air ticket!).... More

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