Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes), Amaicha del Valle

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#1 of 9 in Historic Sites in Province of Tucuman
An archaeological site that once provided a home to the Quilmes people, Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes) is rich in history and unique landscapes. Experts estimate that roughly 5,000 people called this place home. The 30 hectare (74 acre) site dates back to the year 850 CE, but was not discovered until 1888. Make sure to pick up a pamphlet at the main gain to learn more about the history of the Quilmes people. The onsite museum contains various items uncovered here, including jars, pottery, and arrowheads. A visit to Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes) represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Amaicha del Valle holiday website to plot your vacation.
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  • The ruins of the quilmes is the history of this Indian village interesting and as built his city. There is a guide that before walking them tell you the history of the place!
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  • If you are by car, along this stretch of Route 40 it is worth visiting the ruins. They charge you an entry of 50 pesos. The indigenous settlement is very well preserved and when one manages to imagine life there, impresses. Hygienic cabinets, sale of handicrafts and, very importantly, water cold.
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  • Forced to place in the Valley, very well preserved. Became a little ideological theme but it is very beautiful
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