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Great adventure

Loved it. Rapelling was lots of fun, even for those who had never done it. Very interesting. Well... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2015
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Interesting tour into mines with breath taking views

Professional company working with English speaking guides on request. Relatively long drive from... read more

Reviewed December 20, 2013
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3 Jan 2015
“Great adventure”
28 Oct 2014
“Make sure to check the car conditions before you sign up this tour ”
Since 1638 conquerors came to this place in search of minerals. We begin by touring the ruins where our guides introduce us to the history and myths of the place. After that, we get into the mine for an exciting expedition along the galleries...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Ruta Prov. 52 | 25 Km Al NE de Uspallata, Las Heras, Mendoza 5500, Argentina
+54 261 425-9000
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Reviewed January 3, 2015

Loved it. Rapelling was lots of fun, even for those who had never done it. Very interesting. Well trained guides. Lots of fun. Definitely recommend it.

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

The tour is around 10 hours but the car ride in total is around 6.5 hours. The destination for the tour is 120k away from mendoza downtown. But it took us 3 hours one way to get there as the guide Mariano used a really...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

Professional company working with English speaking guides on request. Relatively long drive from Mendoza to the mines but through wonderful landscape...a welcome extra. Tour is challenging at times but guides lead you through it. Asado lunch is delicious. This tour beats other options in environment,...More

Thank TessaVeen
Reviewed September 8, 2013

I am student studying in Mendoza for the year and 8 students from our group went to las minas de paramillos a couple weeks ago. We had an incredible experience. We were able to get picked up in the center of Mendoza and taken out...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Maeve H
Reviewed November 18, 2012

When you're trying to dry out between wineries we'd highly suggest you head up to Minas de Paramillos. My wife and I had a great time making our way through the mines with our guide Mariano. I've toured the salt mines in Poland before and...More

Date of experience: November 2012
4  Thank Matthew H
Reviewed October 20, 2012

This tour was really cool! A couple of the tunnels in the mine are very tight, so if you are claustrophobic, this is probably not for you. Repelling down the mine shaft was pretty neat. Overall, an interesting, very reasonably priced activity in Mendoza. The...More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Bethany W
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