Córdoba Province, Argentina
Córdoba is the capital of the province.
Distances: 710 kilometers from Buenos Aires
670 kilometers from Mendoza
329 kilometers from Santa Fé
It is one of the oldest populations in the south of the American continent. It is considered the commercial and historical capital of Argentina because, here, the first university and one of the first bishoprics were founded.
Córdoba offers a variety of hotels and gastronomic structures. The modern shopping centers, the long pedestrian streets and the numerous commercial galleries of different styles make of Córdoba a tourist point.
Places of interest
· Historical Town Council Building with its underground jails
· Jesuit Crypt and the Compañia de Jesus Church
· Las Teresas Convent
· National University of Córdoba
· Stream of La Cañada
· The Punilla and Mar Chiquita Way
· The Grandes Lagos Way
Attractive Tourist Places
La Calera del Diquecito is located 18 kilometres from Córdoba. This was the first summer village that was born with the city. Its principal characteristics are the lime ovens and the old large houses from the beginning of the century; the mill and the old chapel were built in 1750.
Cura Brochero is an old village which is located 160 kilometers from Córdoba. It is crossed by the river Panoholma. This location contains warm waters and golden beaches. The landscape is singular. Excellent historical and cultural prints of the past can be observed placed in the remains of their primitive residents, among them, the Comeching ones Indians still survive.
Capilla del Monte is a small tourist village that is located 110 kilometers from Córdoba. It is situated at the foot of the highest mountain of the Sierras Chicas and Uritorco. Among the most important spas placed in the location, it is possible to mention: Calabumba, La Toma, Los Mogotes, Aguila Blanca and Aguas Azules.
Laguna Villa Mar Chiquita is located 150 kilometers from Córdoba. This lagoon of salted water possesses healing properties. It is a Mediterranean sea. The rosy flamencos can be observed here.
Nono is a region located 130 kilometers from Córdoba. It contains a huge variety of landscapes and resources: high summits, pampas, valleys and majestic volcanoes. This is an ideal place to rest, enjoy the golden autumns, the afternoons of warm sun and the springs with aroma of grass and seeds.
Other places of interest
· Museum of Natural Sciences Rocsen
· The Mine Clavero
· The Reservoir La Viña