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Getting To and Away

Calingasta is at the junction of Ruta Provincial 436 and Ruta Nacional 149, 172 kilometers (106 mi) from San Juan. To get there, take Ruta Nacional 40 north to RP 436, and that to RN 149.

El Triunfo buses leave from the office on Avenida Argentina, two blocks south of Plaza Patricias Sanjuaninas.

To San Juan: Monday-Saturday 4:15 a.m.; Wednesday, Friday-Monday 5:15 p.m.; Monday, Friday 6 p.m.; 3 hr, $11.50

To Barreal: Monday, Wednesday-Saturday 11 a.m.; Sunday 12:30 p.m.; daily 10 p.m.; 1.5 hr, $1.75

Monday and Friday, a local bus runs through the valley, departing Barreal at 7 a.m. and noon, and returning from Villa Nueva at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., passing through Calingasta.

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