From Salta: Quebrada de Humahuaca, Purmamarca and Tilcara

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We will be visiting a destination renowned as Natural and Cultural Heritage of Humanity crossing the homonymous "Humahuaca" Gorge, discovering incredible landscapes and sights, towns and cultures.

Highlights

  • Dreamed unique landscape in all of Argentina.
  • World Heritage
  • Purmamarca and the Hill of the 7 colors

Description

We will be visiting a destination renowned as Natural and Cultural Heritage of Humanity (UNESCO) crossing the homonymous 'Humahuaca' Gorge, discovering incredible landscapes and sights, towns and cultures. We'll visit unique towns, such as Purmamarca, famous for the 7-colors Hill, Maimará with its colorful slopes called The Painter's Palletes. Tilcara stands out for its Pucará (a fortress in high mountains) which's ruins have been partially destroyed. The tour also visits Uquia's chapel, built in the 17th century, worked in laminated gold. The destination: Humahuaca City is the Gorge's largest town, with cobbled streets and iron lampposts on the corners. It is also the highest point of the route, at 2,940 meters above sea level. The main attractions in the town are: The Independence Monument, Cathedral Church and The Municipal Building. San Salvador de Jujuy, Quebrada de Humahuaca: Volcano, Tumbaya, Purmamarca (the 7-colors hill), Maimará (the Painter's Palette), Tilcara, Huacalera (Tropic of Capricorn), Uquía and 2 free hours in Humahuaca.

Includes

Humahuaca Gorge Purmamarca and The 7-colors Hill Tilcara and its Fortress: Pucará Maimara and Painter's Palettes Huacalera, Tropic of Capricorn Uquia Ceramics factory Humahuaca Town Transportation by transit, sprinter or minibus Bilingual guide in Spanish and English. Pick-up from hotels or central addresses (15 blocks around the main square)

Important Information

  • The excursion is not suspended due to rain or bad weather.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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