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.
La Payunia Provincial Reserve
Also known as El Payen, the La Payunia provincial reserve is 160km (99 miles) from Malargue, in the southern stretches of Mendoza Province.
Route 40 leads to La Payunia from San Rafael, south of Mendoza.