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Sierra de las Quijadas

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Address: Parque Nacional Sierra de Las Quijadas, Ruta Nacional 147, Km. 924, San Luis, Argentina
Phone Number: (011) 4311-6633
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Beautiful and unique place, worth a visit

Beautiful and unique place, definitely worth the hassle. I think I was there at the best time since the park gets incredibly hot in summer, even now (July) it was pretty warm. I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Beautiful and unique place, definitely worth the hassle. I think I was there at the best time since the park gets incredibly hot in summer, even now (July) it was pretty warm. I was lucky enough to run into travelers with a car who could take me there, otherwise it seems a bit tricky. I took the longest guided tour... More 

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Mendoza, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I've been living in Mendoza the past four months, and have been struggling to find nearby outdoor adventure things that I wouldn't have to pay a tour company to do. Yes, rafting is fun, but I like making my own adventure. And you can do that in all of the National Parks of Argentina! Sierra de las Quijadas was incredible,... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Of all my travels, this place is by far the hardest to find any information on, so I want to do my part to change that. First off, position yourself either in San Luis (1.5 hours) or San Juan (I think 2.5). Joining a tour in either city is probably the best case scenario, but from what my hostel's staff... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We visited today by public transport. 1. There are frequent busses until 8:05, then nothing until 12:00. We took the 8:05, but the park gets very hot as you walk, so an earlier would be better. 2. Many people say the bus drops you at the ranger station. No. It drops you on the main road near a shop and... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

If I'm not mistaken, there are 2 different paths to go through. One might be for like 2 hours, it's already an amazing view. Crazy stories and life in that place are almost magical. There's a longer tour for a couple of more hours, that's gotta be fantastic. If you're a lucky bat-tard you'll get to take the "Sierra de... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This place was amazing, breathtaking views. We felt it would have been helpful to have the following information prior to visiting: Access to the park is difficult. We tried to arrange a tour however were advised that there was only 1 tour company in San Luis who were able to provide tours and the tours ran on Sundays and Thursdays... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you have the opportunity to visit this park just go! It´s fantastic. At the moment of buying the excursion take into account there are three type of excursions depending your capability.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

If you want to see beautiful Landcapes and Sierras, then this is the Right Place to visit! It took us about 2.5 hours from San Luis Capital City to get there, but it is well worth it and You will leave the place taking with You Very Memorable Pictures to Cherish forever! I definitely Recommend this place to visit on... More 

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Hertfordshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

It is a bit hard to get to this national park but the views are stunning. Apparently there is a bus service but in the end I hired a tour with a guide based in San Luis (city). The journey from San Luis took about just under two hours and once we were there we walked on some of the... More 

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Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

If remote is your thing, this is it. The setting is beautiful but getting there is a challenge. I had to pay a cab $100 US to take me up from San Luis, but that said, it was worth it.

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