The cityÔÇÖs tourism office has a kiosk on the main plaza (daily 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 1-9 p.m. Av G├╝emes and CQ de Ni├▒o, Tel: 42-2442 / 1545-3888, E-mail: email@example.com, URL: www.salnet.com.ar/cafayate). Other important offices are provincial police (San Mart├şn 145, Tel: 42-1101) and ACA (Av G├╝emes Norte and Brachieri, Tel: 42-1285).
Banco de la Naci├│n Argentina has an ATM, and can exchange travelers checks and pay Western Union wires (Nuestra Se├▒ora del Rosario 103). Banco Macro also has an ATM (San Mart├şn and Mitre).
Avenida G├╝emes is the place to look for the post office (Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 4-7 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. G├╝emes Norte 197) and locutorios (phone booths). One center has call service and internet (Av G├╝emes Norte 181). Several other cyber caf├ęs are on Rivadavia, such as Ciber Boutique (Rivadavia 210).
CafayateÔÇÖs new health facility is Hospital Nuestra Se├▒ora del Rosario (12 de Octubre and Costanera, Tel: 42-2228). Farmacia de la Esquina is at Avenida G├╝emes Norte and C├│rdoba. Other pharmacies may be found near the plaza.
To get dirty clothes laundered, drop by Lavander├şa David (Catamarca 93).
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