The city of Salta exudes a colonial spirit that can be seen in its Hispanic architecture and monuments. The surrounding area is renowned for its amazing natural landscapes. Deep gorges, colorful valleys and high plains make hiking, biking and horse riding popular year-round activities. In nearby Cafayate, local wineries produce some delicious varieties, including the sweet and light Torrontes. Also nearby are Jujuy, home to the massive Salinas Grandes (Salt Flats), Humahuaca Gorge and the scenic Train to the Clouds. Local residents are descended from the Aymara people (pre-Incans) and proudly retain much of their traditional culture. Argentine folk music (penas) can be heard at many local restaurants and bars, where you can also taste the famous Saltean empanadas that are renowned to be the best empanadas in South America.
Salta Packages Tours Available
This 26 day package enables you to experience the magic of Buenos Aires, fully enjoy the magnificence of the Iguazu Falls in their entire splendor from both the Brazilian and Argentine side, to explore the unforgettable North Western region of Argentina and to witness all the natural wondrs of Patagonia (both Chile and Argentina)
This package has been designed for bird watching enthusiasts to gain access to the vast range of birdlife in the Salta & Jujuy regions of Argentina.
This 11 day package enables you to experience the magic of Buenos Aires, fully enjoy the magnificence of the Iguazu Falls in their entire splendor from both the Brazilian and Argentine side, and to explore the unforgettable North Western region of Argentina.
Buenos Aires, Salta & the High Andes, Acay Mount, El Ray National Park & Calilegua National Park & the Yungas cloud forest, Formosa Natural Reserve, La Estrella Wetland, La Fidelidad, Iberia Marshland.
This 20 day package has been specially designed for 4x4 drivers to experience the natural wonders of Northern Argentina & Chile.
This 4 day package enables you to fully appreciate why Salta and surrounding area is known as “la linda” (beautiful one) by exploring this unforgettable North Western region of Argentina.
This 12 day package enables you to gain a deep insight into Argentina through experiencing the wines & culture of Argentina. You will visit the seductive city of Buenos Aires, the rugged far north region of Salta & Cafayate and Mendoza where the world’s best wines exist in the world’s best setting.
Extra Activities Available in Salta
The Train to the Clouds (Tren de las Nubes) is one of the three highest railways in the world. It departs from the city of Salta (at 3,894 f.a.s.l.) and ends its journey at La Polvorilla viaduct (at 13,850 f.a.s.l.). On its way, it crosses a road that takes to the clouds, with enough time to enjoy very different and …