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Aconcagua is a mountain in the Principal Cordillera of the Andes mountain range, in Mendoza Province, Argentina. It is the highest mountain in the Americas, the highest outside Asia, and the highest in both the Southern and the Western Hemispheres with a summit elevation of 6,961 metres . It lies 112 kilometres northwest of the provincial capital, the city of Mendoza, about five kilometres from San Juan Province, and 15 km from Argentina's border with neighbouring Chile. The mountain is one of the so-called Seven Summits of the seven continents. Wikipedia


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Trekking to Confluencia, Aconcagua first base camp

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Aconcagua, Mendoza

It is the first camp on the way to the highest mountain following the Himalaya and the highest in the Americas: Aconcagua. On the way to one of the 7 highest peaks in the world, all travelers arrive at Confluencia, located in Quebrada de los Horcones (Mendoza) at 3,400 meters above sea level. There, you will have a glimpse of mountaineering and the pleasure of being in nature, in the middle of a small country village. We look forward to having you on this adventure, where you will enjoy the majestic landscape of rivers and highlands, and the view of the southern wall of Aconcagua. The hike is of moderate difficulty, so it is important to exercise frequently. Located in: the base of Aconcagua in the Central Andes mountain range.

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High mountain tour

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Aconcagua, Mendoza

Ride the Route 7 mountain range, taking into account the majestic Andes Mountains. The first stop is at Potrerillos del Río Mendoza, which follows the road during the excursion. We continue traveling through a tunnel area and then into the Uspallata Valley, which separates the pre and the front ridge. Then we started up the high mountain road. We will reach Los Penitentes. We continue to travel the international route in a landscape framed by the Andean massif and bordering the old railway line. We arrive at Puente del Inca, a natural bridge with hot springs and a rich history. Then the mountains open to show Aconcagua, stop at the Mirador. Finally we come to the city of Las Cuevas and the weather permitting, we go to Christ the Redeemer. Lunch at the restaurant or option to make our own barbecue with chef. Return to the city of Mendoza. Potrerillos Dam Uspallata Puente del Inca Aconcagua Lookout

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