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City tour in Esquina
Río Corrientes en Esquina



Escuela Ferreira en Esquina



Paseo por Esquina



Palacio Municipal de Esquina



Costanera de Esquina



Iglesia Santa Rita de Casia



Comida típica correntina



Carnaval de Esquina


The city of called Esquina "The South Portal of the province of Corrientes " it is located where the Average rivers and Paraná converge.


When arriving to the city from the south for the RN12 a suburban area it is crossed that passes for the access to the aerodrome and then for a small hatchery of frogs.

Inside a mark of profuse native vegetation, they are come to the left a grill and an inn, with dining room and rent of boats. After a curve of almost 90° you arrives to the south access of the tree-lined street Santa Rita that takes to downtown. Advancing six blocks toward the river will be in the square May 25, where will be able to appreciate añosas vegetable species: a double array of bananas in the borders, lapachos in the diagonals, magnolias, different types of coniferous, palms and a great quantity of bushes.

In front of the square it is the imposing construction of bricks of the Church Santa Rita of Casia


Church Santa Rita of Casia


The first temple was founded in 1832, while the Santa Employer's image was worshipped in a room of adobe walls and roof of palms. In 1839 the town and the chapel were destroyed, 7 years later the city was reconstructed and a place was reserved to lift the church, in front of the main square, place that continues occupying at the present time.


The Municipality that highlights for their compact volumetría and the slenderness of the tower with clock in the four faces is in another corner; in the first floor the Municipal Address of Tourism works.

The commercial area concentrates on the street May 25 and its parallel Bartolomé Mitre, in a circuit that includes the squares May 25 and 9 of Julio, with many sweet shops, cafeterias, bars, restaurants, hotels and supermarkets.

In the street you Lick it, between May 25 and Mitre, is the Museum J. A. Ferreira


Museum J. A. Ferreira


It is a colonial construction that is conserved in the city; Historical Place was declared to also be the great educator's family lot and Argentinean politician that was born in 1863 and died in 1938. The museum has a room of exhibition of objects of the local history.

The Municipal library also works, objects belonging to old residents of the city are exhibited, canyon bullets can also be observed used in battles happened in near areas.

Advance then until General street Velazco and continue for this to the left to the river, where is the port neighborhood, an area of historical and architectural patrimonial value in the one that highlight singular works for their design and constructive quality. The Coastal one is against the river




Esquina was the first port of the south correntino, fundamental for the transport of the agricultural production as watermelons, peas, cotton, from this place was distributed Beautiful View, Goya or Curuzú Cuatiá.

The Coastal Avenue of great beauty paisajística for their leafy florid lapachos and their architecture of ends of XIX century. From this one can enjoy incredible landscapes that the delta of the Average river and a view of the magnificent Paraná that it means in Guarani toasts "relative of the sea." In this area there is a jetty with a ramp that serves as infrastructure for the National Party of the Pacú. Location: it Begins in the building of the Naval Prefecture Argentina and the river.

In this area there is a playón with a ramp to go down sport crafts to the river; it serves as infrastructure for the National Party of the Pacú.

Continuing for the Coastal one, to the height of the streets Santa Rita and San Martin is crossed a «tunnel» formed by an old construction on the level of the street that has become a landmark of identity. Some meters later on begin the Beach and Camping site


Beach and Municipal Camping site


Located next to a beautiful spa with bar services, it possesses a tavern with exhibitions type-museum in a warm atmosphere, where river products can be savored and of sea.




  • Provincial party of the Watermelon In January, with a great convocation of producing of the region. During the same month is carried out an important Folkloric Festival.
  • The Carnival In February, with the participation of two processions (Yasí Berá and Carú Curá) of more than 20 years of trajectory; it includes a show in stadiums of the town. repeats in July during the winter vacations.
  • National party of Fishing of the Pacú In March, with some 120 boats in competition. To the margin of is carried out it varied sport fishing until November, according to the prohibited one imposed at provincial level.
  • Hunt of Ducks The season is open from June until September, according to the regulations of provincial protection.
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