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Potrerillos Dam

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Cacheuta, Mendoza, Argentina
+54 9 261 592-5230
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US$ 73.00*
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Andes Day Trip from Mendoza Including Aconcagua, Uspallata and Puente del Inca
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Cacheuta, Mendoza, Argentina
+54 9 261 592-5230
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really Potrerillos Dam is a magnificent site. Constructed by Mendozinien Compnies is a spectacular place. People of Mendoza are very Proud of it. You can do acuatic Sports with the only condition that no motor can be used. With any dought is a place yo...More

Thank Nestor P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s long and beautiful road from Mendoza to the Chilean border. Stunning views of mountains (Cordillera de Los Andes) in a movie scenario Some mandatory stops are: (i) Some spot at Ruta 07 to see the Mountain El Plata (Cerro El Plata), and the Tupungato...More

Thank Martim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went to potrerillos by accident, we were heading high mountain and spotted this beautiful landscape. The water reflects the blue sky and produces amazing photos.

Thank ElleJusta
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Amazing place to spend the day with family and friends ,great for fishing kayaking and barbecue sun bathing

Thank Barbara Z
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I advise to book to go to lunch at Hotel Potrerillos, which has a magnificent view of Lake Potrerrillos, and then you can spend the afternoon there, or even go in the car touring the perilago with beautiful views. Do not miss it

1  Thank Cristian A
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

It is an artificial lake created by a dal. The colours of the mountains around with the blue of the water show à great spectacle.

Thank 270GianlucaP
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area. Must see as you travel through the mountains to or from Chile. Colours of the water are amazing and so blue... Reminds me of an iceberg's colour... That rich Crystal blue.

1  Thank Narrn P
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I just went a few days ago, very nice area, great views and I understand that in summer time there are plenty of water activities

Thank jumanufer
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We took a local bus from the bus station (you need to check the times) & had little expectation of Poterillos but was pleasantly surprised. We didn't actually go to the dam exactly but could see it as we spent the afternoon walking around the...More

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Beatifull place in hidden in the middle of the Andes Mountain with scenic views and scenics areas to walk and traking. Excellent place for kayak, rafting or just to sit and relax

Thank alefmzatx
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