Mendoza is the epicenter of Argentina’s world-renowned wine industry. Production here—which dates back to the Spanish conquistadors—has thrived thanks to the soil, climate, and altitude combining to create perfect winemaking conditions. Here’s everything you need to know.
Ischigualasto Provincial Park
Ischigualasto is in San Juan province, near the Chilean border in Argentina’s northwest.
A 40km (25-mile) route winds through the park, taking around three hours including time to walk around, stopping from time to time to take in the eerie landscape. Guides are on hand to provide essential background to your glimpse of the Triassic period.