Full-Day Salt Flats Tour from Salta

Day Trips & Excursions in Argentina

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Enjoy a full-day tour with a professional guide by air-conditioned coach. Experience the ‘Salinas Grandes,’ a magical collection of salt flats in Northwest Argentina, during this 13-hour day trip from Salta. Explore some of the area’s picturesque small towns before reaching this surreal landmark, an area where a landscape of shiny-white salt seems to extend to the horizon. You’ll also stop by the village of Purmamarca on your way back to Salta.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Tangol, Salta, Province of Salta, Northern ArgentinaStart with a pick up from your centrally-located Salta hotel around 7 am. Stop At: San Antonio de los Cobres, San Antonio de los Cobres, Province of Salta, Northern ArgentinaYou'll leave the city heading towards the Tastil Ruins and arrive in San Antonio de Los Cobres, a small village in the Puna region, where you'll stop to have lunch and explore.Duration: 5 hoursStop At: Salinas Grandes, Province of Jujuy, Northern ArgentinaContinue the trip along the famous scenic Route No 40, crossing one of the most scenic desert regions in Argentina, before arriving at Salinas Grandes (The Great Salt Flat). The immensity of the area and the white, shiny, salt invites you to relax and take good pictures. After exploring the salt flats, continue down the Lipán Cliff and finally arrive at Purmamarca, one of the typical towns of Humahuaca Gorge, offering incredible views of the Seven Colours Hill.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: San Salvador de Jujuy, San Salvador de Jujuy, Province of Jujuy, Northern ArgentinaYou'll return to Salta after a brief visit to San Salvador de Jujuy.Duration: 4 hours

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
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