SANTIAGO DEL ESTERO
Know Santiago del Estero
It is the most ancient city of Argentina, founded in 1553 It still preserves the colonial charm of the constructions of this epoch, such as the Santo Domingo Convent and the Catedral Basílica.
It is located to the banks of the Dulce River, with pretty resorts where nautical sport and sport fishing can be practiced, besides fresh walking for the riverside path.
It is an outstanding city for its culture, mixture of ancient traditions with the customs of the Spanish settlers. It is also the cradle of the folklore of the country, at the same time the place of birth of important Argentinean writers and poets.
It has coloring celebrations and natural parks to visit, such as the Rio Hondo thermal baths, San Francisco de Aguirre Park, and Copo Park.
Attractions: Archaeology, architecture, folklore, culture, traditions, natural areas, flora, fauna, resorts, handicraft.
Activities: Nautical sports, cultural tours, sport fishing, excursions, shows, festivities.
How to get there: In winter, because in summer temperatures goes to 45 Celsius degree.
When to go: By land, through National Road 34 and National Road 9. Airway, arriving to Santiago del Estero Airport.
Transportation, accommodations, food.
Surroundings: Ojo de Agua, Sumampa.