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San Juan Destination Guide

Delve into San Juan in Argentina!

San Juan in the region of San Juan with it's 447,048 residents is located in Argentina - some 625 mi (or 1,006 km) West of Buenos Aires, the country's capital.

Interactive map of San Juan

Current time in San Juan is now 05:11 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "America / Argentina / San Juan" with an UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Villa Aberastain, San Luis, San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca, Rivadavia, Pocito or Santiago. While being here, make sure to check out Villa Paula de Sarmiento, Villa Krause, Trinidad, Santa Lucia, San Juan and Barrio Rivadavia as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

SIRIO LIBANES SAN JUAN

00:26 min ( July 18, 2011 by guidasta)
Views: 91 - Rating: 5/5

GUIDO

Argentina World Latin Dance Cup 2012 ~ E...

03:15 min ( September 11, 2012 by reken77)
Views: 156 - Rating: 5/5

Animación realizada por Gastón Quieroga y Anahí Pinto durante el baile social, con todos los presentes en la fiesta. Evento organizado por Nelson del Castillo. San Juan, Argentina. 09/09/2012


San Juan and the Valle de la Luna Wander...

02:38 min ( February 19, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 125 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Wanderlywagon's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these...

Argentina World Latin Dance Cup 2012 ~ E...

03:15 min ( September 11, 2012 by reken77)
Views: 124 - Rating: 0/5

Presentación de las parejas que compitieron en las eliminatorias de San Juan para la selección de Argentina de la World Latin Dance Cup. Organiza Nelson del Castillo. San Juan, Argentina. 09/09/2012


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in San Juan during the next days.

12
Jun
2019

II Congreso Internacional GIRSU

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.

II Congreso Internacional Sobre Gestión Integral De Residuos Sólidos Urbanos

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.

28
Jul
2019

Maratón Internacional De San Juan 2019

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
More on eventful.com.

12
Oct
2019

Desafío Ischigualasto 2019

Beginning: 04:00 am (04:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Juan de Cuyo

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Juan de Cuyo (Latin: Archidioecesis Sancti Ioannis de Cuyo) is in Argentina and is a metropolitan diocese. Its suffragan sees include La Rioja and San Luis.

More reading: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Juan de Cuyo homepage
Located at -31.54, -68.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Religious organizations established in 1826, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 19th century, Roman Catholic dioceses in Argentina

San Juan, Argentina

San Juan is the capital city of the Argentine province of San Juan in the Cuyo region, located in the Tulúm Valley, west of the San Juan River, at 650 m above mean sea level, with a population of around 112,000 as per the 2001 census (over 500,000 in the metropolitan area). It is a modern city with wide streets and well drawn avenues with wide sidewalks and vegetation of different species of trees irrigated by canals, from which it derives its nickname oasis town.

More reading: San Juan, Argentina homepage
Located at -31.54, -68.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Capitals of Argentine provinces, Populated places established in 1562, Populated places in San Juan Province, Argentina

1944 San Juan earthquake

The 1944 San Juan earthquake took place in the province of San Juan, in the center-west area of Argentina, a region highly prone to seismic events. This moderate to strong earthquake (estimated moment magnitudes range from 6.7 to 7.8) destroyed a large part of San Juan, the provincial capital, and killed 10,000 of its inhabitants, 10% of its population at the time. One third of the province population became homeless. It is acknowledged as the worst natural disaster in Argentine history.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -31.54, -68.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1944 earthquakes, 1944 in Argentina, Earthquakes in Argentina, Geography of San Juan Province, Argentina, History of Argentina (1943–1955)

Rawson Department, San Juan

Rawson is a central department of San Juan Province in Argentina. The provincial subdivision has a population of about 107,000 inhabitants in an area of 164 km², and its capital city is Villa Krause, which is located around 1,190 km from Capital Federal.

More reading: Rawson Department, San Juan homepage
Located at -31.54, -68.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Departments of San Juan Province (Argentina)

National University of San Juan

The National University of San Juan (in Castilian, Universidad Nacional de San Juan, UNSJ) is a public university in Argentina. Its seat is located in the city of San Juan, capital of the province of the same name, in the Cuyo region. It was founded in 1973, based on several local institutions and a faculty of the National University of Cuyo.

More reading: National University of San Juan homepage
Located at -31.54, -68.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Argentine National universities, Educational institutions established in 1973, Universities in San Juan Province, Argentina