The department of Tunuyán is located in the heart of Valle de Uco, 80 km south of downtown Mendoza. 49,132 people live there, and work to embellish this place day after day. The impressive Andes and the region’s majestic rivers and streams make Tunuyán the perfect scenery to live every season.
This magnificent place offers a different, very attractive opportunity to enjoy your leisurely moments surrounded by nature in its purest state and very warm people.
Tunuyán has been recently declared “The Capital of Pure Water”, thus securing its most valuable asset, and a better quality of life for locals and for those who visit this blessed land.
It is a crops area, mainly apple crops. It has a good reputation for the excellent quality of apples. Great producers of juice, cider and essence arise out of this agricultural activity.
Among the places to visit offered by this region, there are wineries, sawmills, packing factories, fruit cold storage plants, vine fields, olive fields, vegetable fields and fruit fields, which are the grounds for the local economy. The mineral water plant Eco de los Andes is also a tour we definitely recommend.