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A border city in the extreme north of Argentina

A place a thousand times mentioned, which is part of our vocabulary. Today we tell you what this place offers when looking for places to do tourism in Argentina.


Ancient footprints, Andean habits and unique biodiversity are some of the spells offered by La Quiaca, the border city of the extreme north of Argentina in the Puna Jujeña, at more than 3400 meters above sea level, a mandatory passage from this province to the town of Villazon .
In addition to being the northern arcade of Argentina and head of the department of Yavi, 290 kilometers north of the capital of Jujeña, San Salvador, offers rich services to anyone who visits it. Argentine and foreign tourists who arrive daily through the RN 9, from the south, or enter through the road and pedestrian bridge from the north.
La Quiaca is the obligatory passage for those who are destined, mostly, to arrive in the neighboring country of Bolivia and from there to Peru, travelers who take at least one day to discover the attractions that the city offers.
The first alternative for tourists is to walk the city centre, where you will find a centuries-old square with suggestive stone songs, the church and an orientation post that provides a precise panorama of the attractions, paths and hotels of local and surrounding areas.

Publication Date: 10/07/2020

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