Departures: Monday to Saturday
Hours: 8.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.
On this tour we offer the possibility of enjoying the services of the Termas de Cacheuta Hot Springs Park, surrounded by the Andes Mountains and next to the Mendoza River. It is a set of covered and outdoor natural stone pools with temperatures of 30 and 40° strategically located on different balconies to enjoy the natural setting provided by the Mendoza pre-codillera.
The thermal circuit is oriented to well-being, seeking relaxation, vitality and health, composed of: thermal cave (natural Vaporarium), waterfalls, hydromassages, bubble bed, volcanoes, lazy river an water pool with waves with common water.
Because it is a family proposal, the little ones have a special area with slides and waterfalls that combine thermal water and common water. Complete the day, a proposal of adventure tourism full of fun, with Rafting and Zipline activity. According with the level of dificulty wished, you can choose between:
Option 01: RAFTING AND ZIPLINE IN CACHEUTA
Minimum age 10 years. Low difficulty.
Cacheuta is a town located on the border between the departments of Luján de Cuyo and Las Heras, to the west of the province. It is located on the border of the Mendoza River. Its main activity is tourism, because its proximity to hot springs and this well-known and mighty river.
After a mini course and a small safety talk, the tourism activity start. The guide will provide us with the necessary equipment that will allow us to take a 5 km journey (50 min long) through the rapids of the Mendoza River, whose hydric geography makes it an activity of low complexity, being ideal for families with young children.
A 40 meters journey through the air (consisting of two steel cables, one 160m and the other 60m) above the Mendoza River, is the ideal end to enjoy a super entertaining family day.
Option 02: RAFTING AND ZIP RIDING IN POTRERILLOS
Minimum age 10 years. Moderate difficulty.
Potrerillos is a town located on the Andes mountain range, in the Luján de Cuyo Department, just 69 km from the capital city. During the journey that goes from the Thermal Park to the base of activities, we will cross the Andean Corridor, where the Dam of the same name is located, a mirror of water that reaches about 1500 hectares of surface. The majesty of this setting, added to the beauty of the natural landscape, the pure air, the climate and the mountain environment, results in a great tourist and recreational site, at an international level.
Once we arrive at the activity base, the 12 km rafting journey begins along the Mendoza River (70 minutes long). A way to connect with the meltwater of the Andes and the immense mountains that border it. In summer, with its greater flow, the Mendoza River drags sediments and forms holes and waves making high intensity rapids. In winter, the flow lowers allows us to appreciate the rocks that are part of the nature of the place. The constant rapids provide action throughout the descent, making it an ideal option for the more adventurous.
Then a mini trekking uphill of 20 minutes, takes us to the top of a natural wall. Here begins the descent in zip line through a system of steel cables, one 160m and another 60m, sheaves and harnesses located 40 meters away, above the waters of the Mendoza River, simulating the sensation of flying through the air like a true condor of the Andes.
Whichever option is chosen, it is recommended to bring personal equipment consisting of: sunscreen, a change of extra clothes and a small backpack. The service includes a professional bilingual guide, mini course, safety talk, equipment consisting of a waterproof jacket and pants, helmet, paddle, life jacket, support kayak and personal accident insurance. Important: IN NO CASE DOES IT INCLUDE towels, massages, gowns, LUNCH. This excursion is not suitable for pregnant women. In all cases, the day begins with the passenger pick-up at the hotel, until reaching the water park, then transfer to the chosen adventure tourism activities base and return to the city of Mendoza