Algarrobo Historico, Purmamarca

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. See Algarrobo Historico and all Province of Jujuy has to offer by arranging your trip with our Province of Jujuy journey planner.
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  • A beauty of a tree, by the years which has the spectacular shadow and preserved well worthwhile, photographed in the.
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  • Opposite the Plaza 9 de julio, on the side of the Church, is this historic Mesquite, one of the most important and ancient village historical symbols. It is a copy of black carob tree whose diameter Cup is approximately 30 m, with a maximum height of 13 m. Its age is estimated, according to studies conducted by INTA, in 620 years. According to legend, the tree witnessed at the beginning of the 19th century, from the campaign of General Manuel Belgrano in command of the army of the North and is said that he rested under its shade.
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  • It is located next to the Church. Its diameter of Cup is thirty metres and its height of thirteen. It is estimated that his age is 620. This beautiful and old carob is a gem that was part of our history.
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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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