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In 1593 flooding damaged the town, for which reason its setting was moved 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mi) south to its current location.
San Juan was a sleepy, provincial town during colonial times (1562–1810) and took practically no part in the internal wars that devastated Argentina in its so-called Organizational Period (1820-1860.) Two of the most prominent members of the 1816 Congress of Tucumán which declared Argentina's independence from Spain, however, came from San Juán: Francisco Narciso de Laprida, who was president of the congress, and San Juan's bishop Friar Justo Santa María de Oro, a Dominican friar and an eloquent speaker whose persuasive oratory was largely responsible for Argentina becoming a republic and not a monarchy like Brazil.
One of the best skies in the country opens up to astronomic observation at El Leoncito National Park, while the echo of the mountains seems to repeat the memory of the passage of liberator General San Martn into infinity.
To the east of the city, on the oriental slope of Sierras pampeanas, The Fertile Valley is situated offering its people's warmth and a magnificent environment that attracts the tourist at once.
At the edge of the US and Canadian border, the San Juan Islands rest in the Olympic Rain Shadow.
Fondly referred to as the “Banana Belt,” the islands enjoy an average 250 days of sunshine.
Before the arrival of the Spanish Conquistadores, the Huarpe Indians inhabited this area.
San Juan de la Frontera was founded on June 13, 1562 by Juan Jufré at the shore of the San Juan River.
It highlights modern buildings and the surroundings, the reservoir and Ullum dam, spas, museums, large plantations of vines, and various types of agriculture, with wine being the most important.
Located in the city center and faithful witness of San Juan History, 25 de Mayo Square is the ideal place for the relaxation and amusement of the tourist.
To the west, Calingasta Valley facing the Andes Mountain Range and resting on Tontal Mountain Range also hides another beautiful circuit in the province.
Parroquias Católicas, San Juan (Catholic Church parishes, San Juan).
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