Tourism

According to the National Geographic Magazine, Mendoza is one of the world’s top 50 travel destinations and stands among the top three in South America. The same publication also ranks Mendoza’s Harvest Festival as the second among the world’s most important harvest festivals. In addition, Mendoza is one of the 10 Great Wine Capitals of the world.
Tourism in figures

  • 2.6 million tourists in 2012
  • 6 five stars hotels
  • 835 tourist accommodation establishments
  • 895 eating establishments
  • 3 ski centers
  • 900 wineries (120 open to the public)
  • 139 venues for meetings with a total capacity of 26.798 guests
  • 142 flights per week
  • 33,416 jobs
  • 1076 tourism professionals enrolled as service providers
  • 6970 masl is the height of the Aconcagua Peek, the highest mountain outside the Himalayas Range, which is located in Mendoza.

Multi-product and Multi-services
The development of the different areas of the province has boosted the development of specific products and services in each region.

 

Why invest in the Tourism sector in Mendoza?

  • Stunningly beautiful landscapes
  • High quality infrastructure and services
  • Connection with the rest of Argentina and the world
  • Skilled human capital
  • Wide range of options
  • WINE TOURISM, RURAL TOURISM, EXTREME SPORTS AND TOURISM, CONVENTIONAL TOURISM, MICE TOURISM, MEDICAL TOURISM
  • World-class events (Please visit www.eventos.mendoza.gov.ar)

Opportunities to invest in the sector

  • Recreation facilities and activities
  • Thermal spa resorts and hotels
  • High quality camping sites
  • Audiotours in different languages
  • Cultural and artistic events
  • Services related to conferences, congresses and tourism

 

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