Cafayate Calchaqui Valleys and Mountains with Wine Tasting

Day Trips & Excursions in Salta & the Andean Northwest

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from$41.50
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This day-trip to Cafayate offers you one of the most beautiful landscapes in South America. You will be able to see formations in the mountains like The Castles, The Amphitheater, The Devil's Throat and more. In the town of Cafayate you will have a wine tasting and time to walk around the beautiful town.
Enjoy one of the most spectacular Gorges of the land, the Quebrada de las Conchas. The journey starts from Salta city to the south, through route 68 traversing the Lerma Valley and its historical towns. At Quebrada de las Conchas (the Shell´s Gorge) you will see that wind and water erosion carved curious shapes on the rocks (The Amphitheater, Devil´s throat, The Toad, The Castles, among others). When you arrive to Cafayate, you will visit some wineries famous for their production of Torrontes, with special characteristics due to the particularities of the climate and land. After lunch you return to Salta through the Quebrada de las Conchas (the Shell's Gorge) and the Lerma Valley.

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • Snacks
  • Wine tasting
  • Entry/Admission - Quebrada del Rio de las Conchas

What’s not included

  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Hotel pickup included
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