Commonly known as La Docta (“The Scholar”), for its emphasis on higher education, Cordoba is Argentina’s second largest city.
Founded in the late 16th century by Spanish explorer Jerónimo Luis de Cabrera, the city rests among the rolling pampas and rocky sierra of central Argentina.
Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city’s famed Jesuit Block contains a colonial baroque church and flower-lined courtyards.
The Franciscan Order also built fine chapels in the city center. Argentina’s oldest university was founded here in 1613 by the Jesuit Order.
La Calera and Alta Gracia
Tranquil villages speckle the province, including La Calera and Alta Gracia—the childhood home of Che Guevara.
In the surrounding countryside, some of Argentina’s finest estancias receive guests for day-trips and overnight stays.
Visitors to La Calera and Alta Gracia enjoy:
- Horseback Riding
- Wing Shooting
- Tours Of Local Wineries.
The warmest months are October through March, with highs in the low-90s.
The cooler months of April through September see highs in the mid-80s and lows the 40s.
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Martin H. Fischer
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The whole rhythm of the trip was perfect, and leaving one place for the next worked perfectly. This trip definitely made me want to experience other great spots in South America.
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Not a single thing on the itinerary that we would change. The guides were knowledgeable, friendly, and prompt. The hotels were beautiful, the food delicious and the pace of the activities was perfect for us.
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