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La Rioja is the capital city of the Argentine province of La Rioja, located in the east of the province. The city has a population of almost 150,000 according to the 2001 census [INDEC]. La Rioja is located on the foot of the Velasco Sierras, 1,167 km (725 mi) from Buenos Aires, and 430 km (267 mi) from Córdoba.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for La Rioja in Argentina. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore La Rioja like a local. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for La Rioja*

  • Living in La Rioja - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 89.85 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

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