Tour in Salta and Jujuy 4 days 3 nights
Tour in Salta and Jujuy 4 days 3 nights
“Legendary lands of colours, culture, textures and flavours.”
Day by Day
DAY 1 – in Salta
You will begin the tour to Salta taking off from Bs As airport, once you land in Salta airport a tourist guide will be waiting for you with a sign with your last name to transfer you to your Hotel in Salta city. In the afternoon around 4 PM we will pick you up in order to take a City tour. During this sightseeing in Salta we will be able to go around the Historic Downtown through its colonial streets visiting the Cathedral, the San Francisco Church, the Town Hall, the Historic North Museum and the craft market. After that, you will go up to the top of San Bernardo hill in order to have a privileged panoramic viewpoint of the total extension of Valle de Lerma. Later, we will leave the city behind to visit San Lorenzo, a traditional summer town. Come back to the Hotel in Salta.
Route: 100 km – Duration: 4 hours – Departure: Around 04 pm
DAY 2 – in Salta and Jujuy
A full day tour to Salinas Grandes and Purmamarca is an unforgettable experience that takes you through some of the most breathtaking landscapes of northern Argentina. Here’s a description of what you can expect on this tour:
The tour typically begins early in the morning, with a pick-up from your hotel. From there, you’ll head out of the city and into the Andean foothills, where you’ll pass through a variety of landscapes ranging from lush green valleys to rocky canyons.
After a few hours of driving, you’ll arrive at the stunning Salinas Grandes, a vast expanse of salt flats that stretches for miles in every direction. The gleaming white surface of the flats reflects the bright blue sky, creating a surreal and otherworldly atmosphere that is simply awe-inspiring.
Here, you’ll have the opportunity to walk out onto the salt flats and explore this unique landscape up close. You can take photos of the stunning scenery, try your hand at salt harvesting, or simply take in the breathtaking views.
After spending some time at Salinas Grandes, the tour continues on to the picturesque village of Purmamarca, which is nestled at the base of the stunning Cerro de los Siete Colores (Hill of Seven Colors). Here, you’ll have time to explore the village and its colorful adobe buildings, as well as browse the local handicraft markets.
Throughout the day, your guide will provide informative commentary about the history and culture of the region, as well as pointing out interesting landmarks and natural features along the way.
As the sun begins to set, you’ll make your way back to Salta, with memories of this incredible day tour to Salinas Grandes and Purmamarca that will last a lifetime.
Route: 450 km. Duration: 12 hours. height of 4,200 meters above sea level. Departure: Around 7 AM
DAY 3 – in Salta and Cafayate
A full day tour to Cafayate from Salta is a wonderful way to explore the stunning natural landscapes and rich cultural heritage of northern Argentina. Here’s a description of what you can expect on this tour:
The tour typically begins early in the morning, with a pick-up from your hotel. From there, you’ll set out on a scenic drive through the Calchaqui Valley, passing through picturesque villages, lush vineyards, and stunning red rock formations along the way.
As you make your way towards Cafayate, you’ll stop at several points of interest, such as the Quebrada de las Conchas, a dramatic canyon filled with towering rock formations and stunning natural colors. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to stretch your legs and take photos of the incredible scenery.
As you arrive in Cafayate, you’ll be struck by the beauty of this charming town, with its wide streets lined with colorful colonial buildings and its impressive central plaza. The town is also known for its wine production, so you’ll have the chance to visit a local winery and sample some of the region’s delicious wines.
After lunch, you can explore the town’s many artisan markets, where you’ll find a variety of handmade crafts, from textiles and pottery to jewelry and souvenirs.
As the afternoon draws to a close, you’ll begin your return journey to Salta, taking in more stunning views of the valley and the surrounding mountains along the way. Your guide will provide informative commentary throughout the day, sharing insights into the history, culture, and natural wonders of this beautiful region.
As you arrive back in Salta in the early evening, you’ll have memories of this incredible day tour to Cafayate that will stay with you forever.
Route: 390 km. Duration: 12 hours – Departure: Around 7:00 AM.
DAY 4 – in Salta
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Return to Buenos Aires. End of the Salta & Jujuy tour 4 days 3 nights.
Excursions in Salta can be long, with altitudes over 4500 meters and lasting more than 10 hours on a bus all day. It is important to be prepared for the effects of altitude changes, which can include dizziness and nausea.
The Salta and Jujuy tour includes:
Flights Buenos Aires – Salta – Buenos Aires.
Transfers in – out Airport- Hotel in Salta.
City tour in Salta.
Full day tour Salinas Grandes and Purmamarca
Full day tour to Cafayate with wine tasting
3 hotel nights with breakfast in Salta.
English speaking tourist guide.