Algarrobo Historico, Purmamarca

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Algarrobo Historico represents a marvel of nature: a tree with twisted and numerous trunks over the age of 600 years. The tree's location next to a church has some prescribing it with mystical qualities, proclaiming it "the wishing tree." Another legend maintains that General Manuel Belgrano and his troops rested underneath the tree's substantial canopy as respite from the war. Given the tree's central location, you can combine your visit with other attractions. See Algarrobo Historico and all Purmamarca has to offer by arranging your trip with our Purmamarca journey planner.
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  • It is a historic carob next to the Church, in front of the square. The particular thing is his age, which exceeds 500 years
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  • This carob is more than 500 years old and there it is, firm next to the village and the chapel. In front of the square.
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  • Very nice place in Purmamarca
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