El Cadillal, Tucuman – Argentina
In it’s plan to draw tourism to the beautiful area north of the San Miguel de Tucumán, the government of the province has begun work installing a ski lift to the top of cerro Médici. Heavy rains delayed plans this summer but work has now resumed and the seven poles are already in place.
When complete the chair lift will run 600 meters to the peak, where a restaurant is being built. The lift will have a capacity of 450 passengers per hour.
During the 1970′s a similar system operated in the area.
Getting to El Cadillal
The Cadillal is located 29 kilometers north of the capital off of Route 9. Buses to the Cadillal leave from the terminal in San Miguel de Tucumán.
Where to Stay
The area around the dam has campgrounds, but no real hotels. If you are not into camping, stay in San Miguel and visit the area as a day trip. Hotels in San Miguel de Tucumán