Day in Salta: You will begin the
tour to Salta taking off from Bs As airport, once
you land in Salta airport a tourist guide of 01argentina
will be waiting for you with a sign with your last
name to transfer you to your Hotel in Salta city.
In the afternoon we will pick you up in order to take
a City tour. During this sightseeing in Salta we will
able to go around the Historic Downtown trough its
colonial streets visiting the Cathedral, the San Francisco
Church, the Town Hall, the Historic North Museum and
the craft market. After that, you will go up to the
top of San Bernardo hill in order to have a privileged
panoramic viewpoint of the total extension of Valle
de Lerma. Later, we will leave the city behind to
visit San Lorenzo, a traditional summer town. Come
back to the Hotel in Salta.
Day in Salta : All day tour to take the
Train to the Clouds: It is one of the world's great
railroad experiences - a breathtaking ride that climbs
to 4.220 m(13.842 ft.) without the help of cable tracks.
The journey takes you 434 km (269 miles) trough tunnels,
turns, and bridges, culminating in the stunning La
Polvorrilla Viaduct. You will cross magnificent landscapes,
making your way from the multicoloured Lerma valley
trough the deep canyons and rugged peaks of the Quebrada
del Toro and on to the desolate desert plateau of
The train stops at the peak, where your tour guide
will describe the region's topography and check that
everyone is breathing fine and not suffering from
altitude sickness. In the small town of San Antonio
de los Cobres you will have a chance to buy handicrafts,
ponchos, and other textiles goods from the indigenous
people. The 14 hours ride offers meals onboard, translator
services, and medical assistant for any passenger
that may be affected by the lack of oxygen caused
by the height. The trip is from seven am until midnight
or later. The train runs 217 km. and passes through
29 bridges, 21 tunnels, 13 viaducts, 2 spirals, and
in Salta:Breakfast. Transfer to the airport.
Return to Buenos Aires. End of the Salta & Train
to the clouds tour 3 days 2 nights.
The Salta & Train to
the clouds tour includes:
Flights Buenos Aires - Salta - Buenos Aires
Transfers in - out Airport- Hotel in Salta.
City tour in Salta.
Full day tour " Train to the clouds"
2 hotel nights with breakfast in Salta.
English speaking tourist guide