Convento de San Bernardo
Only Carmelite nuns may enter this 16th-century convent, but visitors can approach the handsome adobe building to admire its carved,...
Salta appeals as a spot for a Spanish course. Bien Argentino is one such operator.
Iglesia San Francisco
This magenta-and-yellow church is Salta’s most striking. The exuberant facade is topped by a slender tower; inside are several...
Bright and homey, this popular restaurant goes way beyond the normal parrilla (steak restaurant) focus and includes some regional...
Caseros 177 · interesting places nearby
Salta Rafting information
This well-managed setup runs two-hour white-water rafting trips on the Class III Río Juramento, 100km from Salta (US$59 including barbecue lunch; transportation US$30 extra). You can also take spectacular 400m ziplines across a canyon (four-line trip US$40). A combo with lunch is US$94.