The city of Villa Carlos Paz, with its slogan “everybody’s city”, is located in the Punilla Valley.
Its location between the valleys of Calamuchita and Traslasierra makes it quick and easy to get to the
other tourist sites in the surrounding area.
Only 36 km from the city of Córdoba, via Ruta Nacional (National Route) N° 20,
its location makes for easy communication with the surrounding provinces.
It is regarded as the second
tourist city in Argentina.
Carlos Paz is an ideal destination at any season of the year.
The combination of the hills and the crystal clear rivers
with its services and amenities of all kinds make Carlos Paz the favorite destination for thousands of
visitors every year.
The focal point of this area of the Punilla Valley is San Roque lake, where you can practice
all kinds of water sports.
You can practice, rent or take classes of:
jet skiing, water skiing, motor-launch,
wakeboarding, yachting, cruises, kite surfing, windsurfing, rowing, catamaran trips,
and pedal boats, among others.
Some of the city’s attractions include:
The San Roque Dam, with its famous funnel and its imposing
wall, the popular Cuckoo clock which is a must in the city, the Cerro de la Cruz, with its cross standing on
one of the highest hills of the mountain range, and recreational activities, such as shows
with national stars, its busy nightlife and downtown shopping stores.
There are many bathing spots:
- El Diquecito
- La Hoya
- Las Cascadas
- Playas de Oro
- Tala Huasi