Capilla del Monte was a fabulous village, at present a small city situated in the province of Cordoba. It is at 980 meters above sea level amidst the Sierra chain of mountains.
The temperature of Capilla del Monte changes considerably with the changing seasons. In winter the temperature falls to 3 degree C or 4 degree C, while in summer it goes to as much as 30 degree C during the day but the nights are pleasant.
Since the last decade, Capilla del Monte has become well known both inside the country and outside for the UFO's (unidentified flying objects) which were believed to have landed in Uritorco Hill of this region.
Flora and fauna are abundant in this region. One can find wild foxes, pumas, red nape woodpeckers and hummingbirds with long tails. You can go for a walk around the white and red quebracho woods, coconut palms, carob trees, and hackberry trees.
Apart from the multiform rocks & stones, lakes, rivers, and streams; Capilla del Monte that charm the tourists include Uritorco Hill, Las Cuevas and Los Terrones. One can also visit the nearby cities like La Falda, La Cumbre and Villa Carlos Paz. Besides it also offers hotels, gastronomy, social clubs, casinos and pubs.
So, make sure you visit Capilla del Monte on your next trip to Argentina.
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Last Updated on: May 13, 2017