Barreal, the Oasis in the Desert of Cuyo
The Valleys of San Juan are an option in the wide array of national tourist destinations. The town of Barreal, a symbol of the Valley of Calingasta, is the best choice for those in search of rest, history, silence...
Fiesta Nacional del Sol
La Fiesta Nacional del Sol es la excusa perfecta para mostrar lo mejor de San Juan al mundo. Artitas locales e internacionales, Vendimia y elección de la reina forman parte de esta festividad.
Visiting Barreal and Pampa del Leoncito
It is usually considered a captivating excursion and compared to visiting another planet. Leaving the City of San Juan, visitors may get to Barreal and the famous Pampa del Leoncito.
Featuring a typical colonial style, the house where Domingo Faustino Sarmiento was born opens its gates for visitors to catch a glimpse of some fragments of the childhood of this Argentinian figure.
The City of San Juan lies in a charming and fertile oasis surrounded by mountains. Featuring modern buildings, shady sidewalks, wide streets and attractive avenues, it concentrates various cultural...
Where the Liberator Spent the Night
Inside the Santo Domingo Convent, a cell (a chamber) was occupied by Gral. San Martín in 1815 while he was getting ready for the campaign to liberate Chile and Upper Peru.