Known as Salta la Linda (the beauty Salta). It is one the Argentinean cities that keep the Colonial ambient. Salta is located 1200 meters above see level, surrounded by peaks. In this ambient you can also observe gorges, valleys, high plains, Salt deposits and different landscapes with one the most varieties of colors. Traveling to Salta and the surroundings areas is a trip to the past. Spanish and Indian cultures lived together centuries ago.
> Salta City Tour
This tour will allow you to enter the long history of the city, learning a bit of their past, their present and their future outlook. Knowing hallmarks of his hero gaucho Martín Miguel de Guemes, understand the reason for its appearance, the particular way of life of its inhabitants, the origin of their different social strata (the Aristocracy Salteña, the Kolla and European immigrants) Itinerary : Main Square (Plaza 9 de Julio) – Old Town – Cathedral – Museum of High Altitude Archaeology – Historical City Hall – Caseros Street with old houses – San Francisco Church – cloistered convent of San Bernardo – San Martin Park – Cerro San Bernardo (Natural Mirador city) – Guemes Monument – summer village of San Lorenzo, 20 km from center (Near Selva Montana) – Quebrada de San Lorenzo. Return to the city to see the Craft Market and Craft Fair – Plaza 9 de Julio. + Includes transportation, guide and Insurance. + Not included: Entrance to museums, cable car ticket decline.
• Optional excursion:
> Back to the clouds (15 hours of adventure, wonders and contrasts)
We travel via the way of the Train to the clouds and visit magnificent pre-inca ruins and small villages in the Puna. Then, we get into the amazing salt planes. Passing through the wonderful Cuesta de Lipan we arrive in the 7-color hill in Purmamarca. Do you want to see the north in nutshell? This is the tour to take!
You can go all year round.
Light and warm clothes are recommended. Temperatures are very different between day and night.