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FULL DAY TOUR TO SALINAS GRANDES AND PURMAMARCA

by Tiamar Travel EVT - Norte Argentina Duration 13h Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $65

PICK UP: BETWEEN 7:00 AND 7:40 AM - ROUND: 500 Km - DURATION: 12 hs. (Aprox.)

During this tour we will be accompanied by Viaducts and Bridges through which the TRAIN TO THE CLOUDS. To the North by route 51 we will visit the town of Campo Quijano, where there is a locomotive of the old train. Then we will cross the Quebrada del Toro, where the cardones begin to dominate the landscape. As we move along the path, the landscape becomes more arid, contrasting with the green groves of farmhouses on the banks of the rivers.
Following the Provincial Route N. 51 we will arrive at the town of SANTA ROSA DE TASTIL where passengers can visit the Anthropological Museum. The circuit continues until you reach San Antonio de los Cobres, close to lunch time.
After free time for Lunch, we will take the National Route N. 40 to reach the most special point of the “SALINAS GRANDES”, an incredible Salar located on the border between the Provinces of Salta and Jujuy. Here we will visit the famous pools, a special process for the crystallization and extraction of salt, for its subsequent sale for human consumption. An unmissable point is the restaurant built almost entirely (except the roof) with blocks of salt.
Continuing with our route, we will arrive at the majestic Cuesta del Lipan, whose highest point is at 4170 m.s.m., and in which only 35 km. We will descend almost 2000 ms, to reach the charming Village of Purmamarca, home to the Magnificent Hill of Seven Colors. The square and the small craft stalls are points that nobody should miss. Finally, from this beautiful town, we will undertake the irrigation to Salta Capital

PICK UP: BETWEEN 7:00 AND 7:40 AM - ROUND: 500 Km - DURATION: 12 hs. (Aprox.)

During this tour we will be accompanied by Viaducts and Bridges through which the TRAIN TO THE CLOUDS. To the North by route 51 we will visit the town of Campo Quijano, where there is a locomotive of the old train. Then we will cross the Quebrada del Toro, where the cardones begin to dominate the landscape. As we move along the path, the landscape becomes more arid, contrasting with the green groves of farmhouses on the banks of the rivers.
Following the Provincial Route N. 51 we will arrive at the town of SANTA ROSA DE TASTIL where passengers can visit the Anthropological Museum. The circuit continues until you reach San Antonio de los Cobres, close to lunch time.
After free time for Lunch, we will take the National Route N. 40 to reach the most special point of the “SALINAS GRANDES”, an incredible Salar located on the border between the Provinces of Salta and Jujuy. Here we will visit the famous pools, a special process for the crystallization and extraction of salt, for its subsequent sale for human consumption. An unmissable point is the restaurant built almost entirely (except the roof) with blocks of salt.
Continuing with our route, we will arrive at the majestic Cuesta del Lipan, whose highest point is at 4170 m.s.m., and in which only 35 km. We will descend almost 2000 ms, to reach the charming Village of Purmamarca, home to the Magnificent Hill of Seven Colors. The square and the small craft stalls are points that nobody should miss. Finally, from this beautiful town, we will undertake the irrigation to Salta Capital

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7:00 AM, FULL DAY TOUR TO SALINAS GRANDES AND PURMAMARCA in English

Duration 13h

Live Commentary in English.

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Prices are cheaper when booked in bulk

Total price is $65, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

FULL DAY TOUR TO SALINAS GRANDES AND PURMAMARCA

Activity Location

Salt Lake "Salinas Grades"

Purmamarca

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hotel Pickup

    Salta


Highlights

  • ROUTE IN PARALLEL ROUTE TO THE WAYS OF THE FAMOUS TRAIN TO T

  • FREE LUNCH IN THE SMALL PEOPLE OF SAN ANTONIO DE LOS COBRES

  • VISIT TO THE (SALT LAKE) “SALINAS GRANDES” IN JUJUY PROVINCE

  • PANORAMIC VIEW IN THE “ROUTE OF THE LIPAN” TO MORE THAN 4000

  • VISIT TO PURMAMARCA TOWN AND 7 COLORS HILL


Inclusions

  • TRANSPORTATION IN MINI BUS FOR 19 OR 23 PASSENGERS

  • Live comments of Guides in English and Spanish

  • Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Salta CIty Hotels

  • Hotel Drop Off is available from most centrally located Salta CIty Hotels


Exclusions

  • Lunch

  • Food ans Drinks

  • Entrance to Museums

  • Tips


Know Before You Book

  • Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location on the day before your reservation.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your room or hotel lobby at 7:00 am

  • Remember that it is necessary to load the data of Full Name - Nationality - Age - Sex - Passport Number each of the passengers.

  • To facilitate the search for the hostels, it is good that passengers load the name and address of the Hotel / Acomodation in which they will be staying in the City of Salta

  • To facilitate communication with the company it is good that passengers indicate a number of calular with whatsapp