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La Rioja Destination Guide

Discover La Rioja in Argentina!

La Rioja in the region of La Rioja with it's 162,620 habitants is a town located in Argentina - some 612 mi (or 986 km) North-West of Buenos Aires, the country's capital.

Map of the area of La Rioja in Argentina

Local time in La Rioja is now 05:04 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Argentina / La Rioja" with an UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Santiago del Estero, Tucumán, San Luis, San Juan, San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca or Córdoba. When in this area, you might want to check out Saladillo, Pozo de Avila, Las Padercitas, Las Cloacas, La Rioja and Cochangasta as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

12°C / 54 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 89%
Air Pressure 965.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 25th of May 2017
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Friday, 26th of May 2017
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)
Saturday, 27th of May 2017
Sky is clear, calm, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: -1°C (29 °F)

Videos

CAMINO A LAGUNA BRAVA Margul's photos ar...

02:37 min ( February 18, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 119 - Rating: 0/5

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Talampaya National Park Timreis's photos...

00:57 min ( February 17, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 65 - Rating: 0/5

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Moon Landing Steviesteveo's photos aroun...

01:37 min ( April 05, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
Views: 11 - Rating: 0/5

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La Rioja en Villa Uni Hilde's photos aro...

02:00 min ( December 16, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 111 - Rating: 0/5

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in La Rioja during the next days.

01
Jun
2017

LAS RELACIONES LABORALES: ASPECTOS RELEVANTES. ORIENTACIÓN TEÓRICO PRÁCTICA

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
More on eventful.com.

17
Jun
2017

Kuntur Ultra Trail

Beginning: 05:00 am (05:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

La Rioja Province, Argentina

La Rioja is a one of the provinces of Argentina and is located in the west of the country. Neighboring provinces are from the north clockwise Catamarca, Córdoba, San Luis and San Juan.

More reading: La Rioja Province, Argentina homepage
Located at -29.41, -66.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:La Rioja Province, Argentina, Provinces of Argentina, States and territories established in 1853, Wine regions of Argentina

La Rioja, Argentina

La Rioja is the capital city of the Argentine province of La Rioja, located on the east of the province. The city has a population of almost 150,000 according to the 2001 census . La Rioja is located on the foot of the Velasco Sierras, 1,167 km from Buenos Aires, and 430 km from Córdoba. It is one of the most arid and least populated provinces of Argentina.

More reading: La Rioja, Argentina homepage
Located at -29.41, -66.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Capitals of Argentine provinces, Populated places established in 1591, Populated places in La Rioja Province, Argentina

Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport

Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de La Rioja - Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid) is the main airport in La Rioja Province, Argentina serving the city of La Rioja. In 2007, 41,155 passengers used La Rioja Airport. The airport was named for Vicente Almandos Almonacid (1882-1953).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -29.41, -66.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Argentina

Villa Sanagasta

Villa Sanagasta is a municipality and village in La Rioja Province in northwestern Argentina.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -29.41, -66.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in La Rioja Province, Argentina

Quote of the moment

The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it.

Rudyard Kipling