Catedral Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Valle
This 19th century cathedral shelters the Virgen del Valle, patron of Catamarca and one of northern Argentina’s most venerated images....
Museo Arqueológico Adán Quiroga
This fine archaeological museum displays a superb collection of pre-Columbian ceramics from several different cultures and eras. Some –...
On the plaza, this is a high-class all-you-can-eat parrillada . It doesn’t try to stuff you with chorizo first like in some places –...
Lonely Planet review
The most inviting of the plaza’s terraces, this is named after the Italian architect who designed much of central Catamarca, including the cathedral alongside. The handsome interior is popular for a good line in pizzas, sandwiches and more substantial dishes, including a worthwhile AR$60 weekday lunch.