The Best Tours in Salta & Jujuy
Northwest Argentina is a land of unforgettable legends and landscapes, inhabited by native peoples with a rich culture and ancient traditions. We recommend you start this adventure by visiting the charming city of Salta and boarding the famous Train to the Clouds. Continue taking a two-day tour to discover the fascinating and contrasting landscapes of the Calchaquí Valleys to the south. And don’t miss the colorful Quebrada de Humahuaca and the incredible town of Iruya to the north. In Salta we recommend the following tours:
Salta is one of the oldest cities in Argentina, and also one of those that best preserves its beautiful colonial architecture. Visit the Archeology Museum which guards the surprising Llullaillaco mummies, and don´t miss the beautiful views from San Bernardo Hill.
Train to the Clouds
Leaving Salta, and following the El Toro Ravine, you will find the ancient archaeological site called Ruins of Tastil. But the most expected moment will come when you board the famous Train to the Clouds to admire the incredible puna of Salta during a unique journey.
During this two-day tour, you will discover the ancient domains of the original peoples known as Calchaquíes. After crossing Los Cardones National Park, beautiful towns like Cachi and the amazing Las Flechas Ravine, you will arrive at the magical Cafayate.
Humahuaca Ravine, located in the province of Jujuy, is a World Heritage Site. During this tour you will visit historical towns such as Tilcara and Purmamarca with its beautiful “Hill of Seven Colors”, the Salinas Grandes that means large salt flats and the Hornocal Hills.
When visiting the town of Iruya, in the north of Salta, you will feel that you have traveled to the past. It is a fascinating place stopped in time that preserves its customs and traditions. Go up to the De la Cruz balcony to delight yourself with unique views of the surroundings.