Samay Boutique Hotel works together with ADOBE asociacionadobe.com an organization which develops different projects regarding environmental and cultural promotion, to provide our visitors a contact with the folklore and living-style of the rural people in their own environment.
1) “AMILCAR ROMERO” NATURE RESERVE.
Visit the Nature reserve which preserves the most fabulous vegetation of Santiago del Estero. Quimili Paso (Salavina) spot. Enjoy a beautiful stroll into a unique natural environment: “Amilcar Romero” Nature Reserve (2006) “For the forest to become what it used to be”.
Sixteen hectares have been closed to help native vegetation regenerate. Thus, a great variety of native trees, plants and bushes have been protected. More than 70 kinds of birds live in this place
An adobe building, supported by historic posts, is home to a replica of a little Virgin Mary brought from Italy. There you will find a simple altar where the inhabitants of the community spontaneously leave the photographs of their deceased neighbors. A hidden place where you will find peace and tranquility.
3) GARDEN CENTER- VEGETABLE GARDEN
A place where native species and a great variety of cactus are grown and sold.
4) AGRICULTURAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP
A practice of sustainable agriculture without deforestation. Here organic honey is produced. There is also a prickly pear plantation (tunas), and its fruits are used in many ways, such as to produce syrup (arrope) and jam.
Take a three-hour stroll with a tour guide, and enjoy a delicious snack (mate, tea or coffee, bread with organic honey, and tortilla)
Ticket: AR$150 per person; groups of four or more people AR$125 each.
You can extend your visit having lunch at our traditional country house. 24-hour prior booking.
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