Mendoza Province facts for kids

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Provincia de Mendoza, Argentina
Potrerillos, Mendoza (1)
Potrerillos is a village at Mendoza Province near Andes

Mendoza is a Province of Argentina. It is in the region called Cuyo. The province borders San Juan in the north, San Luis and La Pampa in the east, Neuquén in the south, and Chile to the west.

It is the major wine producer of Argentina and has the highest hill of The Americas, Aconcagua.

Population

Mendoza has a population of 1,579,651 people (2001). Spanish is the main language but many people also speak English, Italian and Portuguese.

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