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To Villa Castelli


It visits to indigenous populations' vestiges. You will have spectacular views to the valley.

Trip of 72 Km . round trip from Villa Union . Walk for one day. Take picnic.


From Villa Union (Km. 0) the RP26 takes heading for the north until the Km. 36. The itinerary is paved. It will arrive to Villa Castelli


Villa Castelli


It is a small village in the valley of Vinchina that has a hotel and a chapel. In the place there are guides that guide the trips of more difficulty. Next to the cemetery they leave two roads of interest (to see outline). One leads to the hill of the Bull, for a print of 2 Km . that it consents to the well-known hollow as «Corner of the Bull. There, in high to, there are petroglifos, population's remains and an indigenous strength of the century D.C. VII (Watery culture).

To the south of the cemetery it leaves the second road, of earth, toward the hills of the Infiernillo, a print of 17 Km . that it ascends to the mountains of Famatina. It arrives at an abandoned mine, to 2.300 m of height, from where impressive panoramas are obtained. The name derives of the numerous hornillos of mining foundry of the past.

Return to Villa Union for the same road or continue with the next Walk to Villa San José of Vinchina and Jagüel

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