Algarrobo Historico, Purmamarca

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#10 of 40 in Sightseeing in Province of Jujuy
Landmark Tourist Spot
Algarrobo Historico represents a marvel of nature: a tree with twisted and numerous trunks over the age of 600 years. The tree's location next to a church has some prescribing it with mystical qualities, proclaiming it "the wishing tree." Another legend maintains that General Manuel Belgrano and his troops rested underneath the tree's substantial canopy as respite from the war. Given the tree's central location, you can combine your visit with other attractions. Use our Province of Jujuy tour planner to visit Algarrobo Historico on your trip to Province of Jujuy, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • I loved to enjoy its shade on the schedule in which tightens the heat and you're looking for a bit of fresh
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  • Beautiful specimen of algarrobo. Huge! It is located on the side of the chapel. Excellent place to eat pies in its shadow!
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  • It is an attractive village, since this tree has a 700 years old, and its imposing shape draws attention
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  • The carob tree is is PEC TA CU LARRR!
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  • It feels special to rest in its shade. Very nice Church from the side.
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  • Beautiful and picturesque village
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  • a beautiful place
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