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Full-day Salinas Grandes, San Antonio and Purmamarca from Salta

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  • 13 hr

On this full-day tour you will discover one of the most breathtaking landscapes that Salta and Jujuy offers.The most important point is the visit to the Salinas Grandes and finally the visit to the Seven Colors Hill Purmamarca town.

Itinerary Details

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Pass By: Quebrada Del Toro (The Toro Gorge)

Quebrada del Toro, Accompanied by Viaducts and Bridges through which the TRAIN TO THE CLOUDS travels on Route 51 Cardones dominate the landscape here. As we move along the path, the landscape becomes more arid contrasting with the green groves of hamlets on the banks of the rivers.

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The circuit continues until you arrive in San Antonio de los Cobres, near lunch time. Here we will have free time for lunch

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Salinas Grandes

After lunch, we will continue our tour of National Route No. 40 or No. 38 (This section of the route is done on unpaved roads that are in very bad conditions. It takes about 2 hours to make this 90km stretch) crossing the provincial limit between SALTA and JUJUY, until you reach the majestic "SALINAS GRANDES". Here we will visit the salt flat and passengers will have access to the "Piletones" from which the salt is extracted, which will then be processed for human consumption.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Cuesta de Lipan

Having visited the "BIG SALINAS" we will do 25km along Route No. 52, descending about 2000 ms. by the "Cuesta del Lipan" whose highest point is at 4170 m.a.s.l. to get to the beautiful town of PURMAMARCA

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The Hill of Seven Colors

We will make a small technical stop for passengers to use the bathrooms and rest for a while after a long journey by car.

Duration: 20 minutes