Located 236 km (146 mi) from Mendoza city, it is situated in an area famous for its international adventure tourism and nature travel options. Near the Atuel and Diamante Rivers, and amidst a sunny landscape with mountains and valleys –ideal to live unforgettable experiences-, the city is renowned for its historical landmarks and cultural life, and is also a popular congress destination.
This is a modern and busy city, from which travelers can visit traditional wineries that produce excellent wines, fruit production facilities, vineyards and ranches perfect for rural tourism.
You can also engage in a wide range of recreational activities including rafting, trekking, mountain biking, windsurfing, fishing, scuba diving, horse riding, enduro, 4x4, paragliding, and rappel in a setting of natural beauties and rich in geological and paleontological sites.
San Rafael boasts a major Congress and Exhibition Center, located in a stunning natural setting. With its 3 divisible meeting rooms and total capacity for 1,000 guests, it can be used to host national and international events. The next few months will see the beginning of a second construction stage, adding a multi-purpose room that will sit 1,200 guests and will offer state-of-the-art technology and services.
HOW TO GET THERE
The city can be reached by air through the city’s international airport, and by land from the major cities in Argentina.
Secretariat of Tourism of the Province of Mendoza
Phone/Fax: +54261 – 4132100/03/22
www.turismo.mendoza.gov.ar / www.congresos.mendoza.gov.ar