Are you worried about getting ripped off as a foreigner? It can be tricky to get the most authentic, highest quality gifts at the right price. Our shopping service gives you the best local advice and insider’s tips on where to pick up the perfect pieces for your collection, whether it be wines, Argentine leather, local art or handcrafted jewellery.
Mendoza is a treasure trove of great gifts although you need to dig deep to separate the gems from the fool’s gold. Belen, our shopping guru and guide, has over 15 years experience scouting out the best providers and will take you straight there to find exactly what you were looking for, or inspire and guide anyone lost among the many options.
Whether you are a group looking for an afternoon shopping adventure, or just a single man or lady looking for an hour or two of retail therapy, this is a private, custom-made shopping experience to suit your tastes and budget.
What we recommend shopping for:
- Wine, of course!
- Argentine leather and silverware
- Local artisan goods
- Asado accessories
- Local art work
- Gourmet products
- Ponchos and Andean fashion
- Monday – Saturday, depending on availability (Sunday most shops are closed!)
- A walking shopping tour in Mendoza city centre
- Consult for transport or shopping experiences in Chacras or other areas
$50USD per hour ($75USD per hour for groups of 4+)