Barreal - San Juan - Argentina

Nature and adventure in the Andes

Welcome to Barreal

Where to stay

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Where to eat

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Thanks for visiting PORTAL DE BARREAL. Here you will find all the necessary information to plan your next trip.

Barreal, in the Province of San Juan, has a wide range of accommodation, which cover all the expectations and requirements of the visitors: first class lodges, fully equipped cabins, modern concept aparts, comfortable apartments, hostels and campsites to make friends.

In terms of gastronomy, Barreal offers a variety of options that include gourmet delicacies , international menu, local cuisine, traditional dishes and quick menus. Of course, accompanied with fine wines.

In Barreal there is much to do and so much to enjoy: walking, hiking, horse riding, 4x4 excursions, fishing and rafting are some of the alternatives.
But Barreal also offers the possibility to enjoy two unique experiences:
Windcar (Sandsurf) in Pampa del Leoncito: In Argentina there are only two places that, by their special characteristics, allow the practice of this sport, widespread in many countries. One of them is the Barreal Blanco (White Barreal) or Pampa del Leoncito, a few kilometers from the town of Barreal .
Astronomical observations: A few kilometers from Barreal within Parque Nacional El Leoncito (Leoncito National Park) are two of the most important astronomical observatories in the southern hemisphere: CASLEO and CESCO. The combination of a great location and the clearness of the sky are the main reasons because Barreal is proyected as "starlight destination", a name that only five places in the world have.