During winter vacations, 350,000 tourists arrived in Mendoza with an average daily expenditure of $7,000

From the Government they considered that the province had a positive balance of winter vacations.

The official report says that Mendoza received, during the three weeks of the winter break, approximately 350,000 tourists, with an average stay of 4.5 days and a large movement of internal tourism, with an average per capita expenditure of $7,000, according to the data from the Tourism Observatory of the Government of Mendoza.

The province had an average occupancy of 95% and, from Thursday, July 21 to Sunday, July 24, it reached full occupancy peaks. Once again, the most chosen destinations were the wineries, Potrerillos, Tupungato, Uspallata, Route 82 and Cacheuta, Las Leñas and Los Molles, Metropolitan Area, Malargüe, City of San Rafael, San Carlos and Tunuyán.

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The metropolitan area is also a great attraction for those who come to Mendoza.

What Minister Nora Vicario said

“We witnessed the great tourist movement throughout the province. Culture was at the center of the fully packed vacations, as well as gastronomy, commercial hubs, wine tourism, the mountains and new experiences. Mendoza has reached a sustained level of visitors since the summer and we continue working, hand in hand with the private sector, to strengthen tourism development, with more connectivity, more proposals and better services throughout the year”, said the Minister of Culture and Tourism, Nora Vicario.

And he added: “We have continued working on the recovery of all international and national air routes, good land connectivity with any place in Argentina, tourism promotion and destination alliances. Thus, we reach the high levels of occupancy of the flights, as well as of the hotel space. Mendoza advances with more projects that consolidate it in a destination of modern, dynamic, avant-garde experiences, characterized by its hospitality, its diversity, its imposing landscapes. We highlight the work of the private sector with whom we understand tourism and culture as a fundamental productive activity with multiplier impacts on the economy, employment and quality of life”.

Mendoza, among the most chosen destinations

According to data from the Ministry of Tourism and Sports of the Nation, Mendoza is once again positioned among the most chosen destinations in the country, along with Jujuy, Salta and Catamarca. The destinations that present the best average in these vacations are Mendoza, Salta, Catamarca and Misiones. San Carlos de Bariloche, Puerto Iguazú, Ushuaia, Villa Carlos Paz, Quebrada de Humahuaca, Termas de Río Hondo, Tandil, the capital of Mendoza and the capital of Salta present almost full occupation, according to data from the Observatory.

what’s coming

An important winter vacation season is coming to an end and the province continues with good hotel occupancy projections for August and September. Mendoza proposes a cultural, sports and wine agenda, with more tourist experiences and an incipient meeting tourism movement.

Some of the events that will take place in our province:

  • Bonarda Week, from August 1 to 7.
  • The Pumas game in Mendoza, on August 6.
  • The Premier of Padel, from August 8 to 14.

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