Tunuyan is the capital city of the province of Mendoza, Argentina. The City is 83 km south of the city of Mendoza, and with a height of 874 meters above sea level.
Tunuyan is famous for the production of Argentine wines; its Department is one of three in the Uco Valley, along with Tupungato and San Carlos. The river Tunuyan crosses this city, one of the major sources of water in Mendoza. The area is characterized by the cultivation of apples and important vineyards. Tonada National Festival, done during the first week of February, is one of the largest festivals in Argentina. Lodging on and around the city ranges from chalet rentals apartment rentals to condo rentals, including many kinds of accommodations. On-slope or off, for yourself or a group, OwnerDirect has the accommodations and vacation rentals that you need in order to visit Tunuyan.
El Manzano Histórico, is a microclimate zone, which compared to other areas of equal height in this region tends to favor environmental conditions for the growth of tree species such as pine forests located in the same area. This microclimate zone is located 42 km from the City of Tunuyán in an average height of 1,200 meters above sea level, this place is the height of the tourists in the Uco Valley.
Many visitors keep coming back to either the chalet rentals apartment rentals and vacation rentals here season after season, to enjoy outdoor recreational opportunities and awe-inspiring beauty. The accommodations such as condo rentals and more specifically apartment rental offers in Tunuyan are luxurious and comforting. As additional attractions there are two permanent museums. One of them is an archeological museum, which rescues the pre-hispanic culture that inhabited the area between 5,000 and 1200 B.C., and the other San Martin, who rescues the life and work of General Jose de San Martin and its passage through the place in 1823.
There is also a fish station, the Monument "return to the motherland" and campsites to enjoy the day immersed in the mountains. It takes its name from the historic tree that gave its shadow to General San Martin. You will find your vacation lodging here; condo rentals and full sized homes provide you with the vacation rental accommodation to suit your needs, no matter what your criteria.
Enjoy all the comforts of home in the accommodation rentals found on OwnerDirect.com in order to be able to experiences other celebrations and festivities in Tunuyan such as:
The Rose Festival and Crafts is held the last Sunday in January. The celebration of "Way of the Cross on the Mount" in the Manzano Histórico takes place the last week of April.
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