Corona del Inca
Offers various excursions to provincial highlights.
Convento de San Francisco
The curious neo-Gothic Convento de San Francisco houses the image of the Niño Alcalde, a Christ-child icon symbolically recognized as...
Museo Inca Huasi
A couple of blocks from the plaza, this curious museum , run by monks, has a notable collection of pre-Columbian ceramics from the...
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...
Museo Folklórico information
Lonely Planet review
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.