Cultural Tourism in Córdoba
Outstanding contributions to the art signals Córdoba as an important cultural paradigm of Argentina. Since ancient times, this province was highlighted by its cultural activities; witness of this is the most important prehistorically archaeological site in Argentina: Cerro Colorado The testimonies of the work of Compañía de Jesús Order in this province are of predominant importance. During the years 1599 (year during which Compañía de Jesús Order arrived to Argentina) and 1767 year during which the Order was expelled), a cultural, social, religious, economic and territorial system was established. Due to its importance sine it was the only place with such a comprehensive system, the UNESCO ha declared Camino de las Estancias Jesuíticas and Manzana Jesuítica (a large area of historical buildings) Patrimonies of the Humanity. This is the opportunity to discover magnificent landscapes, traditions and customs shaping the cultural and artistic identity of Córdoba.