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El Dique de Ullum, Province of San Juan
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Nestled in a valley sits El Dique de Ullum, a picturesque area with crystal clear waters surrounded by a mountain vista and a man-made dam. Although built for irrigation and power generation purposes, the area boasts abundant natural beauty perfect for long walking trails, fishing, and numerous water sports. Bring a camera if you plan to go on a scenic trail of the area. A number of massage therapy and relaxation spas also operate in the area, ideal for combining with other activities. Using our custom trip planner, San Juan attractions like El Dique de Ullum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The dyke you must know it, I went with little time and left me wanting to upload to the Marys, looked impressive, but I remain pending, is a very nice place to relax, walk to raise low, there are many hills and the color of the water is turquoise, very nice place to see the sunset, what if it is hot because it hits you all the sunshine in It is not recommended to noon, if you do not take the necessary protection, it is easy to get public transport every 30 minutes. Fantastic place that must know in san juan. It is also good to mention that there is a kiosk bar that has it all, cool drinks and hot water, so we took Matt by more heat that haha
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  • Good choice to go hiking or go to spend the afternoon on the banks of the dam with a landscape of mountains, just minutes from San Juan
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  • I remember going many years ago and having so much fun, swimming, fishing and eating traditional Argentine BBQ. Last time I went the dique was practically empty. Very sad. However, driving around the ...  more »