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Algarrobo de los Aguero (Algarrobo Abuelo)

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Address: Piedra Blanca, Merlo, Argentina

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Great for a nature lover

What I enjoy most about these places in the province of San Luis is the peaceful nature. This is an 800 year old mesquite tree (although some people said it was 1,000 years old... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2014
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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Set in the wilderness, one arrives at this millenary tree (1200 years old). The branches are thick and reach the earth and then they rise and the whole circumference is about 40 meters.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

What I enjoy most about these places in the province of San Luis is the peaceful nature. This is an 800 year old mesquite tree (although some people said it was 1,000 years old). It's not that big of a deal, but I really enjoy the outdoors, so I loved see the old "Grandfather Tree" as they call it.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This is basically a park created around a very old carob tree ( about 800 years some say others up to 1200). A very nice place to share some Mates in the afternoon, take some pictures and learn more of the work of a famous poetry writer: Antonio Esteban Agüero Here you'll also find some small shops where you can... More 

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Address: Piedra Blanca, Merlo, Argentina
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Cuyo  >  Province of San Luis  >  Merlo

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