San Luis Province

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San Luis
Province
Bandera de la Provincia de San Luis.svg
Flag
Divisions 9 departments
Capital San Luis
Area 76,748 km² (29,633 sq mi)
Population 432,310 (2010)
Density 5.6 /km² (15 /sq mi)
Governor Claudio Poggi
 - Senators Liliana Negre de Alonso, Adolfo Rodríguez Saá, Daniel Pérsico
Timezone ART (UTC−3)
ISO 3166-2 code AR-D
Demonym Puntano
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Website: http://www.sanluis.gov.ar

San Luis is a province of Argentina. The Pampa de las Salinas is a great salt lake in the province. The Sierra de las Quijadas National Park is here.

The railway system reached San Luis in the year 1875.

Mining is mostly for construction materials such as limestone and marble. There is also mining for tungsten, uranium and salt.


Coordinates: 33°18′S 66°21′W / 33.3°S 66.35°W / -33.3; -66.35