For many, the holidays in Mendoza are synonym for mountain sports. However, Mendoza did not escape the Argentine passion for football. And it offers numerous attractions for lovers of this sport. Those for which a good party offers as much or more adrenaline than any extreme sport. The Malvinas Argentinas Stadium, with capacity for more than 40,000 spectators, had its inaugural baptism during the 1978 FIFA World Cup. Located in the foothills of the Cerro de la Gloria, in the Parque San Martin, is one of the venues of the Copa America 2011 expected.
An event destined to attract even more tourists to Mendoza. But in addition, the stadium is elected each year as the venue for the inevitable summer tournaments, for fans who not do without football or even while on vacation. With its strategic location, very close to the best hotels in Mendoza capital, the Malvinas Argentinas stadium is the place to consider for a day to all sport and excitement without moving away from the big city. And without getting lost None of its many attractions. As dine in any of the hotels 5 stars from Mendoza capital. Something impossible after a day of rafting, for example.
But not only in Mendoza capital enjoys good soccer. For true fans, the excellent and surprising campaign of Godoy Cruz Antonio Tomba in the recent first Division tournament can be the perfect excuse to visit this beautiful city. One of the most important in the province, with over 200,000 inhabitants, Godoy Cruz is much more than Antonio Tomba football club, his great pride. Really worth escape to this town of wonderful mountain landscapes, ideal for the practice of Mountain Bike. Godoy Cruz also surprises by its hotel infrastructure, in tune with the general excellence of the lodging in Mendoza. Its strategic, so close to the capital of the charm of wineries location of Lujan de Cuyo, Maipu and Las Heras, make it a target to take into account. Independent Rivadavia no magazine in the first Division, but It unleashes passions in his city, Rivadavia. A small town that also deserves to win a little place on the itinerary of holidays in Mendoza, thanks to the beauty of the landscapes of the Uco Valley and the numerous wineries dotting it.