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“A unique way to experience Argentina”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Estancia San Pablo

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Estancia San Pablo
Edina, MN
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“A unique way to experience Argentina”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2013

We stayed at Estancia San Pablo for several nights in February 2012 and found it to be a very unique experience for those wanting to venture a little further afield than the most travelers. Walter (the owner) picked us up at our B & B in Mendoza and drove us to the estancia – a drive that including fording the San Pablo river in his 4WD to reach the residence.

We were greeted with brunch in the wine cave with gaucho bread, preserves, prosciutto, wine - almost everything we ate and drank (all awesome) during our stay were products of the estancia. Walter and his family are wonderful hosts and the guestrooms have a rustic feel that confirm you’ve gone off the grid.

Activities include horseback riding into the foothills of the Andes – not for the faint-hearted in going up / down some of the inclines but the horses are extremely sure-footed in maneuvering thru the hills and crossing the slippery rocks as you ford the river multiple times. The condors soaring overhead are also an impressive sight.

Another option is fly fishing for rainbow trout in the San Pablo River – the trout don’t run large in the fast-moving stream but it offers plenty of challenges with its high gradient that requires line control and casting accuracy for success. The trout are numerous in the river so a stream-side lunch of freshly caught trout and Walter’s Malbec is a welcome reward.

Estancia San Pablo is highly recommended for those wanting a taste of Argentina that brings together its great people, food, wine, and scenery in a way that generates a travel experience that is both memorable and one-of-a-kind.

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Estancia San Pablo

Property: Estancia San Pablo
Address: Calle San Pablo (s/n), Tupungato M5500, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Cuyo > Province of Mendoza > Tupungato
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 10 Specialty Lodging in Tupungato
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
45 000 HECTARES OF PURE AND WILD NATURE IN THE VERY HEART OF THE ANDES... A one-of-a-kind place to discover the habits and customs of a typical estancia in the Andes, at the foot of the Tupungato volcano, in the Uco Valley. Stretched until the Chilean border, this estancia is an unspoiled setting of the Argentinian soul. Like the old << gaucho>> dogma says: "In the countryside, everyone is welcome as a friend", the guests can enjoy for one day or several days, staying in a rural house, an ecolodge or a camp in valleys cut by streams; share the peaceful life of those Argentinian cowboys, immerge themselves in a rich biodiversity, fish in crystal-clear waters full of the wildest rainbow trouts, discover the livestock farming, appreciate around a fire, under a pergola or in the middle of the Cordillera, typical meals of traditional flavors, and enjoy the home-made wine, issued from 1700m high vineyards. ... more   less 
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