8 Best Things To Do In Villa Las Rosas, Argentina

things to do in Villa Las Rosas

If you’re looking to lap up the typical South American landscapes and natural beauty, then quickly head to Villa de Las Rojas in Cordoba, Argentina. It is the access point to the awesome Mount Champaquí. Continue reading to learn all of the interesting things to see and do in this town.

1. Explore the world of snakes at Serpentario Machaqway

Posted by Serpentario Machaqway on Thursday, 13 August 2015

Serpentario Machaqway in Villa Las Rojas is widely visited by tourists and locals who are given a tour of the park and informed about the characteristics of reptiles and arachnids and learn about the fauna of the place. There are more than 20 native species of snakes here and there are talks and discussions on them. Machaqway Serpentario has been running for the last 10 years and is a place for research and the protection of snakes. It works tirelessly to educate people on how to rescue, protect, and conserve snakes.

Machaway Serpetary

Address: Las Rosas, Cordoba, Argentina

Website: Machaway Serpetary (in Spanish)

2. Visit the Feria de Artesanos de Villa de las Rosas


Posted by Carolina Inés Fernández on Monday, 1 April 2013

Feria de Artesanos or Producers and Artisans Fair of Villa de Las Rosas was started at the end of 2007 when Cesar Gramaglia and Matías Fernández started a food fair in the Plaza de Villa de Las Rosas. The produce are grown under organic and natural conditions and were displayed with the motive of improving the economic conditions of the local people. Tables were filled with vegetables, cheeses, beers, baked items, dairy products, and more. Today, it is a tourist attraction in Villa las Rojas. Visitors can enjoy different natural flavors. Woolen and fleece garments are all made by hand, and there are wooden wares, glass, and porcelain products which are on display to visitors and also there are real pieces of gold and silver jewelry there.

Feria de Artesanos

Address: Los Molles 48, Las Rosas, Córdoba, Argentina

Website: Feria de Artesanos (in Spanish)

3. Olium Olive Oil Tour

Posted by Olium on Thursday, 3 August 2017

Olium is a premier virgin olive oil manufacturer in Las Rosas, Argentina. It is a family owned business that has won many awards for their high quality olive oil. They also offer tours of their facilities, so visitors can see for themselves the process of manufacturing and tasting the products. Touring the Olium farm is a very popular thing to do among tourists in Las Rosas.


Address: Olium esta ubicado en Villa de las Rosas, Sobre Ruta 14 Paraje el Valle, Provincia de Cordoba.

Website: Olium

4. Penon del Aguila

10° ANIVERSARIO DE PEÑÓN DEL ÁGUILA. Felicitamos al Parque Temático de Montaña y a todos los que trabajan allí, por su d...

Posted by La Cumbrecita on Friday, 10 February 2017

Penon Del Aguila in Cordoba is a family adventure park that offers visitors many interesting activities, games, tours like train rides, zip lining, and archery. Visitors choosing to zip line can see the whole park with its trees and waterfalls from above. Families like to go on a trek through the park and see the waterfalls, or just canopy walk up above. There is a special space designated for children’s entertainment while bigger children can tour the remaining part of the park. If you are hungry, there is a German restaurant where visitors can have yummy German food like Black Forest cake.

5. Visit the Museo Polifacetico Rocsen

Museo Polifacético ROCSEN - Nono, Córdoba. Taller Mecánico.

Posted by Micaela Domke on Thursday, 9 February 2012

Museo Polifacetico Rocsen is a must see place near Villa Las Rosas. It was established in 1969 and has a collection of more than 18,000 items. It houses archeological gems from every part of the earth, religious idols, utensils, automobile parts, weapons, bicycles, old motorcycles, musical instruments, skulls of human beings, animal skins, and animals. It is a museum like no other and has been described by tourists as a “museum of everything.”

Museo Polifacetico Rocsen

Address: Alto de la Quinta 5887, Nono 5887, Argentina

6. Rio Subterraneo de la Cumbrecita, La Cumbrecita

Durante el trekking de accenso al Cerro Wank se realizan paradas de descanso

Posted by La Cumbrecita Aventura - Turismo Alternativo on Friday, 20 April 2012

The Summit or “pedestrian village” in the valley of Calamuchita is a fun place to be with your friends and family. Here one can interact with nature and have adventures with many activities to do. You can submerge yourself in an underground river like no other, or just go for a couple of hours of trekking to reach a cavern many meters high. Ensure that you are physically fit as the walk can be quite gruelling.

Rio Subterraneo de la Cumbrecita

Address: Calamuchita, Cordoba

7. See the famous Dique Los Molinos Dam

Dique Los Molinos, Cordoba

Posted by Argentina, mi país on Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Los Molinos Dam is a famous place to see in the Cordoba region in Argentina. It is a reservoir built between 1948 and 1953 on the Los Molinos River in Cordoba to regulate the river flow and to produce hydro electricity. It is formed into a large lake with crystalline waters, and supplies water to the neighbouring cities of Potrero de Garay and Villa America City. The dike can store water in the watershed and has walls up to a height of 60 m (198.6 ft) high and 240 m (787.4 ft) long with a depth of 57 meters (187 ft).

Dique Los Molinos

Address: Cordoba Province, Argentina

Website: Dique Los Molinos

8. Adventure time at Valle Encantado, Las Rabonas

Posted by Valle Encantado Parque Acuático on Thursday, 14 January 2016

Valle Encantado in Las Rabonas is a water park on the western slope of the mountains that overlooks the lake called “de la Viña” and is amidst thick forests. The water park has three pools meant for different ages and has sandy beaches surrounding them. There are Caribbean umbrellas, multiple quinchos, a solarium, good food and a bar, parking, washrooms, and more. The water park has 3 water slides, called Tornado, Familiar, and Kamikaze meant for jumping. You can also play beach volley ball and water volley ball, children’s games, ping-pong, and more.

Valle Encantado, Las Rabonas

Address: Ojos de agua S/N, 5885 Las Rabonas, Córdoba, Argentina

Website: Valle Encantado, Las Rabonas (in Spanish)

A true South American holiday in Villa Las Rosas!

La Falda amanece
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Beavi used under CC BY-SA 3.0

Make some happy memories on your next vacation in South America. Villas Las Rojas is the perfect destination for you to enjoy with your family and loved ones.

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