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Overview
Enjoy the beautiful city of Buenos Aires with a dinner show with tango performance. Visit to the Museum of High Mountain Archaeology and Los Cardones National Park. We explore the Vine and Wine Museum and a winery. We also take you to Humahuaca Gorge, a Humanity Cultural Heritage by UNESCO.

Program Type

Escorted Experience

Vehicle Type for Touring

Car or Small Van AC

Detailed Itinerary

Arrival at the airport and transfer to the hotel.
In the afternoon, we make a panoramic tour of the city. We start in Plaza de Mayo, scenery of the most important events of the country since 1810, to then continue to the
neighbourhood of La Boca and finish in Palermo and Recoleta.
In the evening, we attend a dinner show to appreciate the magnetism of tango.

Lunch and Dinner included.

In the afternoon, the city awaits us to explore Salta by a walk through its streets, churches and colonial buildings. During the tour, we visit the MAAM (Museum of High Mountain Archaeology), which is in charge of sharing and conserving the ‘Niños del Llullaillaco’, one of the most important archeological discovers in the last decades..
Max. altitude: 1.152 MASL (3.779 ft.)
Breakfast included

Departure from Salta to start our trip through the Calchaquíes Valleys. During the trip, we stop at Del Obispo Slope, del Tin Tin Straight and Los Cardones National Park. In Cachi, we enjoy free time for lunch (not included) and walk around the town. Then, we continue towards Cafayate through National Route 40, passing by enchanting towns such as Seclantas, Molinos and Angastaco, apart from the amazing De Las Flechas Gorge, which is a curious rocky formation. Arrival at Cafayate.
Travelled distance: 320 km (199 miles)
Travel time: 11/12 hours
Max. Altitude: 3.348 MASL (10.984 ft.)
Breakfast included

In the morning, we explore the city, The Vine and Wine Museum and a winery. After lunch (not included), departure towards Salta visiting De Las Conchas Gorge, characterized by its curious formations such as the Amphitheatre and the Devil´s Throat, both consequence of wind and water erosion. Arrival in Salta and accommodation.
Travelled distance: 197 km (122 miles)
Travel time: 7 hours
Max. Altitude: 1.683 MASL (5.522 ft.)
Breakfast included

Early departure travelling along Del Toro Gorge to reach the town of San Antonio de los Cobres and discover part of the route that the Train of the Clouds used to do. After lunch (not included), we continue along the Puna to reach Salinas Grandes Salt Flat, the third largest in the world. Then, we descend along De Lipan Slope to Purmamarca, where wellknown De los Siete Colores Hill is located. Accommodation.
Travelled distance: 338 km. (210 miles)
Travel time: 10 hours
Max. Altitude: 4.170 MASL (13.681 ft.)
Breakfast Included

Today we explore Humahuaca Gorge, a Humanity Cultural Heritage by UNESCO, visiting typical and colourful villages such as Tilcara with its Pucara, Uquía and Humahuaca. On the way back to Salta, we stop at Maimará, to admire Paleta Del Pintor (the Painter’s Palette).
Travelled distance: 319 km (198 miles)
Travel time: 10-11 hours
Max. Altitude: 3.012 MASL (9.882 ft.)
Breakfast included

Morning at leisure in order to continue exploring the city. At due time transfer to the airport to embark towards Puerto Iguazu. Arrival and reception.
Breakfast included

In the morning, we go to Iguazú National Park to visit the Iguazú Falls, which has been declared Natural Heritage Site and one of the Seven Modern Wonders of Nature. During the tour, we go through the three circuits of the park: Garganta Del Diablo (to reach the balcony and viewpoint of the most imposing waterfall of the park), The Upper (which provides a vertical view) and The Lower (which offers a closer contact with the vegetation and the falls). During the tour, we have free time for lunch (not included) and the chance to take optionally The Great Adventure, an excursion that combines a boat ride at the foot of some waterfalls and a crossing through the jungle. In the afternoon, return to the hotel.
Breakfast and Lunch included

We leave Puerto Iguazú to get to Foz do Iguaçu in Brazil and visit the waterfalls on the Brazilian side. We enter the park and walk along the only path that leads to the viewpoint of Garganta del Diablo. While we walk, we are able to appreciate a view of almost all the falls.
Return to Buenos Aires.
Breakfast included

Time at leisure. If your flight allows it, we suggest you continue discovering Buenos Aires’ secrets. At due time, transfer to the airport to board the scheduled flight.
Breakfast included

Inclusions

-Transfers wherever required
-Accommodation: 9 nights
Buenos Aires (2) - Salta (3) –Cafayate (1) -Purmamaca (1) -Puerto Iguazú (2)
-Tours:
Buenos Aires: city tour - dinner tango show
Puerto Iguazú: Argentinian Falls - Brazilian Falls
Salta: Walking Tour with MAAM included - Calchaquíes Valleys and Del Toro Gorge
Jujuy: Salinas Grandes Salt Flat - Humahuaca Gorge
-Meals included: 9 breakfasts - 1 dinner
- tickets to Parks and museums

Exclusions

-Flight tickets and airport taxes. 
-Extra: laundry service, telephone call. 
-Tips. 
-Eco-tax in Puerto Iguazú, Bariloche and port taxes in the Lake Crossing. 
-Early check in / late check out (Except early check-in in Buenos Aires on day 1, in the Fixed Departures)

Notes

Operational notes:
Day 2: The Town Hall and the MAAM close on Mondays. San Miguel Market closes on Sundays.
Day 3: Pablo Díaz Museum closes on Mondays.
Day 5: The Vine and Wine Museum closes on Mondays.
- From January to March, the itinerary could be modified due to the rainy season.
-Due to the altitude, atmospheric pressure and reduction of oxygen of the Puna, we recommend that people with respiratory, cardiac or pressure diseases, take special
care.
-Puerto Iguazú: The access to Garganta Del Diablo can be interrupted because of the rise in river flow.
-In case of taking The Great Adventure, ask for its restrictions.
-Due to frequent flight reschedules, please consult the needed ones at time of booking.

Buenos Aires: Early check in with breakfast / Tango lesson previous to the dinner show
Iguazú: lunch without drinks during Iguazú Falls at Argentinian Side

Baggage allowed. Only one hand luggage is allowed in all round trip services with overnight stay outside the city of Salta. This applies to the Vuelta de los Valles Calchaquies as well as the circuits of Salta- San Antonio- Purmamarca- Salta

Hotel Details
3 star hotel stay-
Buenos Aires- Huinid Obelisco or Similar (superior room)
Salta- Del Vino Hotel or Similar (superior room)
Cafayate- Los Sauces or Similar (Standard room)
Purmamarca- Boutique la Comarca or Similar (Standard room)
Iguazu- Merit Iguazu or Similar (Standard Room)

4 star hotel stay-
Buenos Aires- Eurobuilding Aires or Similar (Superior Room)
Salta- Brizo Salta or Similar (Confort Room)
Cafayate- Viñas de Cafayate or Similar (Mountain View Room)
Purmamarca-  La Comarca or Similar (Standard Room)
Iguazu- Panoramic Iguazu or Similar (Standard Room)

Trip Highlights

Buenos Aires- Salta- Cafayate- Purmamarca- Puerto Iguazú

Fixed-Departure
07 Dec, 2022

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