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....
A well-run agency offering tours of the sights close to the city (AR$315), as well as longer excursions to the attractions in the west...
Convento de San Francisco
This formidable and lovely brick-built monastery has an elaborate pinkish facade in Andalusian style. The current edifice dates from the...
The Spanish Society is always worth hunting down for traditional Spanish dishes, including seafood. It's a grand old place, worth the...
Mota Botello 37 · interesting places nearby
Los Troncos information
Deservedly popular with locals, this typical restaurant and parrillada offers a great opportunity to try traditional Catamarcan cuisine. Tasty tamales and empanadas are on offer, and meaty options include chivito and lechón (suckling pig).