Top things to do

Parrilla in San Luis

Los Robles

This upmarket parrilla (steak restaurant) has great atmosphere, attentive service and a menu that goes way beyond the usual offerings.
Church in San Luis

Iglesia de Santo Domingo

On the south side of Plaza Independencia, the Iglesia de Santo Domingo and its convent date from the 1930s, but reproduce the Moorish style of the 17th-century building they replaced. Take a peek at the striking alg…
Cathedral in San Luis


The center of town is the beautiful, tree-filled Plaza Pringles, anchored on its eastern side by San Luis’ handsome 19th-century cathedral. Provincial hardwoods such as algarrobo (carob tree) were used for the cathe…
Market in San Luis

Mercado Artesanal

Dominican friars at the mercado artesanal, next to Iglesia de Santo Domingo, sell gorgeous handmade wool rugs as well as ceramics, onyx crafts and weavings from elsewhere in the province.
Cafe in San Luis


A fairly standard cafe-bar-restaurant on Plaza Pringles, this one gets a mention for the sidewalk tables out on the pedestrian thoroughfare that make it a great spot for drinks, snacks and people-watching.
Notable Building in San Luis

Train Station

Stroll over to the lovely former train station for a look at its green corrugated-metal roofs and decorative ironwork dating from 1884.