Cafayate Travel Guide

Articles about Cafayate

By Bruce Schoenfeld
Walking through a vineyard in Argentina’s Uco Valley near Mendoza one morning, I ran into Michel Rolland, the world’s most renowned and controversial winemaker. Dressed like a rancher in 501’s, boots, and a button-down shirt, a leather hat shelt...

Hotels in Cafayate

The hotel consists of two stories of dark wood and stucco, built around a courtyard and filled with hundred-year-old furniture.

Things to do in Cafayate

Owner and enologist José Luis Mounier worked 18 years at Bodegas Etchart, Salta’s largest producer, before planting grapes on a slope he’d cleared. He has Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon, and the brutishly tannic Tannat, but his best wine is white, a floral but flinty Torrontés.