Corona del Inca
Offers various excursions to provincial highlights.
Casa de Gobierno
Peach-colored and guarded by two palm-tree sentinels, this attractive building on the plaza is the seat of La Rioja government.
Convento de San Francisco
The order of St Francis was on the scene very early and began building here in the late 16th century. Bad luck with construction and...
If you’re up for a late night you can show the locals your latest disco moves at New Milenium , opposite the Colegio Nacional.
Smart and enthusiastic, this occupies a corner of an enormous, handsome 19th-century school, now turned cultural center. It draws on...
Pelagio Luna 811 · interesting places nearby
Museo Folklórico information
This hugely worthwhile museum is set in a wonderful early-17th-century adobe building, and has fine displays on various aspects of the region’s culture. Themes include chaya (local La Rioja music), the Tinkunaco festival, weaving and winemaking. The informative guided tour is excellent if your Spanish is up to it.