LUXURY MENDOZA HOTEL IN
THE HEART OF ARGENTINA’S VINEYARDS
The Symposium will take place in the InterContinental Mendoza Hotel
This hotel in Mendoza, worldly known for its wine, is the ideal place for business and leisure travelers alike. The hotel is located next to Mendoza Plaza Shopping, the city’s largest shopping mall. Adventure seekers can easily visit the foothills of the Andes or explore the local wineries. Unique features include a casino, the largest meeting space in west Argentina, an indoor pool and a luxury spa.
Blvd Perez Cuesta esq. Acceso Este : Mendoza ,M5521AAR, Argentina : +54-261-5218800
This hotel is ideal for business and leisure travellers. The hotel is located next to Mendoza Plaza Shopping, the largest mall in the city. If you are looking for an adventure, take a walk at the foot of the Andes or visit local vineyards. The hotel has a casino, the largest event hall in the west of the country, an indoor pool and a luxury spa.
Room facilities include TV/SAT, phone, bathroom and free WiFi. The price includes breakfast, Swimming pool, solarium and sauna
Complete the form so that we can send you the options to stay.
HOW TO GET RIO SYMPOSIUM
TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL
You can travel to Mendoza by plane, car or bus.
Plane: When you arrive in Argentina. You will most likely fly into “Ezeiza - Ministro Pistarini International Airport”. You can then fly directly to Mendoza from there or transfer to the national airport “Aeroparque Jorge Newery”. You can take an Uber, taxi or there are shuttles which is the cheapest option. Tienda Leon is the company, and you can buy the ticket directly from their desk in the arrivals area at the airport. If you are traveling with Aerolineas Argentina you can book your shuttle between airports for free - www.aerolineas.com
On arrival in Mendoza ‘Francisco Gabrielli’ (web: http://www.aa2000.com.ar/mendoza?qa=MDZ) International Airport is located 20 minutes from the Capital City.
There are also many flights between Santiago de Chile airport (Aeropuerto Internacional Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez) to Mendoza – Argentina.
Bus: Through the international bus terminal ‘Terminal del Sol’. The main lines coming from Capital Federal (Argentina) and Santiago de Chile.
Car: Located 1.080 Km. from Buenos Aires, the journey time by car is around 11 hours. You can also access by car from any other point of Argentino or Santiago, Chile (360 Km. Away).
To view Mendoza on Google Maps click HERE
City Transport: Public transport runs from 06:00-01:00. The journey, either bus, trolley or metrovia, is paid through a machine located inside each vehicle, which only receives coins and doesn’t give change back. Another form of payment is by Redbus card, which is purchased in kiosks and shops offering this service. (You can ask for further information in the bus station or http://www.transportes.mendoza.gov.ar/mi-red-bus/
Taxis: Taxis are always metered. The fare depends on where you’re going, but a short ride will cost about 70 Pesos while a longer one could cost about 200 Pesos. Taxis are generally safe, but if you’re staying in a hotel, you can ask the concierge to call one for you.
Argentina’s currency is the “peso”. Notes: 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 2 pesos. Coins: 1, 2 Pesos and 50 and 25 cents. For currency converter, please click here
Mendoza's standard time zone is UTC/GMT -3 hours. Click here to check the current time in Mendoza.
In general, the climate in Mendoza is known for its sunshine. It is dry and temperate continental with significant temperature fluctuations between day and night. To view the current weather forecast for Mendoza click here
- Emergencies: 911
- Firefighters: 100
- Mendoza Police: 101
- Federal Police: 1049, Peru St. Telephone: (0261) 423-8710
- Lost Documents: 0800-2222-999 / (0261) 449-9024 (from 8 to 17hs)
- Coordinated Health Emergencies: 107
Below follows a list of Tourist Information Centres (TIC) in Mendoza and major tourist destinations that may be contact for information on hotels, restaurants and excursions:
Tourism Ministry: San Martin St, 1143. Phone: 0810-666-6363/ (0261) 4132101 E-mail:
TIC I: 9 de Julio St, 500. Floor 7. Municipality of Mendoza Capital. Phone: (0261) 4495185/6 Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 08:15-13:30.
TIC II: San Martin and Garibaldi St. Phone: (0261) 4201333/4238745 Opening hours: Every day from 09:00-21:00
TIC III: Las Heras St.,700 and Peru. Phone: (0261) 4296298 Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 09:00-20:00
TIC General San Martin Park: Av Los Plátanoa s/n San Martin Park. Phone: (0261) 4205052 ext. 22
For pre and post Congress tours please contact:
SB Division Turismo
Phone and Whatsapp: +54 9 261 5793166
Banks are open from Monday to Friday from 10:00-13:00. However, you can make cash withdrawals and other transactions at ATMs, which operate 24 hours.
The electrical supply in Argentina is 220 volts, 50 Hz.
Registration fees do not include insurance of any kind. It is strongly recommended to clear all travel and medical insurance issues prior to coming to Mendoza. Neither the Congress Secretariat nor the Organising Committee will take any responsibility for any participant of the Congress failing to insure.
USA, EU, British, Mexican and MERCOSUR citizens can visit Argentina without a visa for up to 90 days. A valid passport will be required.
For further assistance, please contact your local Argentine Embassy or Consulate.
To see a list of Consulates and Embassies established in Mendoza Click here