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Tourism



We are a hotel with a strategic location for you to visit the most attractive tourist spots in La Rioja and San Juan. Our location, as the name of the hotel indicates, serves as a base to visit the attractions of these provinces. We provide travelers with a night or two of rest, peace and comfort to recharge their energy and continue their adventure. Below we list some of the main attractions.


Brava Lagoon

The Provincial Reserve of Laguna Brava located in the area of ​​the Andes mountain range in the province of La Rioja, is one of the most spectacular sites in the country, due to the richness and multicolor beauty that is combined with history, flora and fauna of Puno. , in the Puna region. The 405 hectares of Laguna Brava were declared a Provincial Park in the early 1980s and then a Ramsar Site, a declaration granted to some sites to protect the life of their ecosystems.​

Distance from the hotel: 315 kilometers, La Rioja.


Quebrada de los Cóndores / Quebrada del Condór:

The Natural Reserve in Sierras de los Quinteros, in the region known as “Los Llanos Riojanos”, south of the province of La Rioja, is considered as one of the most important sites in Argentina due to the large number of Andean condors that cross the plain skies. It is one of the most visited sites, due to the variety of eco-adventure activities, hiking, trekking, horseback riding or simply to relax and enjoy the silence and tranquility.​ ​

Distance from the hotel: 150 kilometers, San Juan.


Winds of the Lord

Located in the Arauco neighborhood, Vientos del Señor offers the opportunity to live unforgettable adventures. An extensive surface of clay soil merges with the sky in a huge horizon, forming a magical natural setting. With the sport of car sailing and kitebuggy, you can experience the sweet sensation of flying over the ground and letting yourself be carried like a leaf by the wind. The rays of the sun, the blue sky and the soft breeze are the impulse and guide that awaken the adventurous instinct.​

Distance from the hotel: 240 kilometers, La Rioja.


The Mexican

In the heart of Cerro Famatina is located one of the most historical sites in Argentina and one of the most important in the world. During the mining boom in Argentina between 1900 and 1930, an air transportation system called Cable Carril was built, a project carried out by a German company. This system allowed minerals to be transported from the “La Mejicana” mine, at 4,500 meters, to the city of Chilecito, in a stretch that exceeds 35 km in length. It was in operation until 1926 when the English, who exploited said mine, left the place, leaving this mega engineering work, and over the years it was definitively abandoned. In the 1980s, the municipality of Chilecito took charge of the Cable Carril, which was declared a National Historical Monument on October 25, 1982.

Distance from the hotel: 205 kilometers, La Rioja.


Valley of the Moon/Ischigualasto

Located 30 km from Chiflón Posta Pueblo, the park offers an unmissable landscape, where the scarcity of vegetation and the most varied range of colors of its soils, plus the whim of the geoforms, make it a favorite place for tourists, both national as foreigners. Although it is a scientific place, it can be explored with guided tours in private vehicles accompanied by a Park guide. There are different types of excursions to get to know it and on full moon days there are night tours as well. An interpretation center is installed at its base, which functions as a museum. Within the Park is Cerro Morado, an ancient chimney of an extinct volcano, which can be ascended with a park guide to obtain a privileged view.​

Distance from the hotel: 30 kilometers.


The Chiflon

El Chiflón Provincial Park is just a few meters from the hotel. It is located on RN 150, at a distance of approximately 70 km west of the town of Patquía, in the Independencia Department, about 150km from the city of La Rioja, Argentina. It is part of the Talampaya/Ischigualasto geological basin and shares landscape, geological and cultural characteristics with these parks. It is not a well-known park because it is not privatized, but it is definitely worth visiting. Its name evokes the sound that the wind produces as it circulates between the rock formations. This provincial park was created in 2002, covering an area of ​​about 9,000 hectares, with the aim of preserving its geological and cultural landscape resources.

Distance from the hotel: 200 meters.


Cuesta del Viento

Cuesta del Viento has become, in recent years, one of the main tourist attractions in San Juan. The beauty of the site and the presence of strong winds have created the ideal environment for lovers of adventure and water sports. Its natural qualities allow it to be classified as one of the best places in the world for windsurfing, with this reservoir being the venue for international championships that attract tourists from different countries.​​

Distance from the hotel: 200 kilometers, San Juan.


Talampaya

The Talampaya National Park is considered one of the most important places within the Argentine Republic. Declared a Natural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in the year 2000, it is one of the sites that not only attracts for its scientific value but also for its unique landscape beauty. ​There are several excursions with different routes to get to know the place in a guided way, on full moon days they also offer night tours.​

Distance from the hotel: 70 kilometers.