Merlo or Villa de Merlo, it is located in San Luis, between the Divisadero hills and the train, in Sierra de Comechingones. Some of its attractions are its beautiful landscapes and its interesting colonial buildings, such as the Capilla Nuestra Señora del Rosario or the Municipal Palace.
The geography of the zone makes it ideal for practicing ecotourism and for realizing outdoor activities, in its forests and streams. In addition, the forests and streams deliver a privileged microclimate, with a nice climate during all year long.
Some interesting places to visit are Talar de Los Molles, with its resorts close to the Los Molles stream; Papagayos, a town surrounded by exotic palms, the San Felipe dike, where nautical sport can be realized, amongst others.
Attractions: Flora, fauna, mountains, rivers, natural areas, architecture, gastronomy, handicraft.
Activities: Nautical sports, repel, ridings, trekking, excursions, camping, parachuting, climbing.
How to get there: All year long.
When to go: By land, through National Road 9, 11, or 148. Airway, to Valle del Conlara International Airport.
Services: Transportation, accommodations, food.
Surroundings: Santa Rosa de Conlara, Concarán, Papagayos.