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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.

Meal: Dinner

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 discovered in the last decades.
Maximum altitude: 1.152 MASL (3.779 ft.)

Meal: Breakfast

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, 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
Maximum altitude: 3.348 MASL (10.984 ft.)

Meal: Breakfast

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
Maximum altitude: 1.683 MASL (5.522 ft.)

Meal: Breakfast

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 well-known De los Siete Colores Hill is located. Accommodation.
Travelled distance: 338 km. (210 miles)
Travel time: 10 hours
Maximum altitude: 4.170 MASL (13.681 ft.)

Meal: Breakfast

Today we explore Humahuaca Gorge, a Humanity Cultural Heritage by UNESCO, visiting typical and colourful villages such as Tilcara with its Pucará, 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
Maximum altitude: 3.012 MASL (9.882 ft.)

Meal: Breakfast

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.

Meal: Breakfast

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.

Meal: Breakfast

We leave Puerto Iguazú to get to Foz do Iguaçu in Brazil and visit the waterfalls on the Brazilian side and we are able to appreciate a view of almost all the falls. Return to
Puerto Iguazu and transfer to the airport. Arrival in Buenos Aires and accommodation.

Meal: Breakfast

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.

Meal: Breakfast

Inclusions

Needed transfers.
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: 9 breakfasts - 1 dinner.
Needed tickets to Parks and museums.

Exclusions

International / Domestic Airfare
Optional activities.
Meals, drinks, tips and other personal expenses or services not specified on the program.
Gratuities.
Voluntary tips for guides or drivers.
Travel and medical insurance.
Personal expenses.

Notes

Hotels Used Or Similar
Tourist Category
BUENOS AIRES - NH FLORIDA OR SIMILAR (STANDARD ROOM)
SALTA - DEL VINO HOTEL OR SIMILAR (SUPERIOR ROOM)
CAFAYATE - HOTEL LOS SAUCES OR SIMILAR (STANDARD ROOM)
PURMAMARCA - HOSTERIA DEL AMAUTA OR SIMILAR (STANDARD ROOM)
IGUAZU - MERIT IGUAZU OR SIMILAR (STANDARD ROOM)

First Category
BUENOS AIRES - NH JOUSTEN BUENOS AIRES OR SIMILAR (SUPERIOR ROOM)
SALTA - BRIZO SALTA OR SIMILAR CONFORT ROOM)
CAFAYATE - VIÑAS DE CAFAYATE OR SIMILAR (MOUNTAIN VIEW)
PURMAMARCA - LA COMARCA OR SIMILAR (STANDARD ROOM)
IGUAZU - PANORAMIC IGUAZU OR SIMILAR (STANDARD ROOM)

Operational notes:
Day 2: It is required to arrive by flight before 2PM
The High Mountain Museum is closed on Mondays. Due to the closure of Cabildo (MAR) and Mercado de San Miguel (DOM). the points of interest to visit will be modified.
Day 3: Pablo Díaz Museum closes on Mondays.
Day 4: The Vine and Wine Museum closes on Mondays.

To keep in mind:
• This program is available as a fixed departure. Please, ask for our exclusive benefits.
• During the rainy season, DEC-MAR. The tour may be affected.
• Due to the characteristics of the Puna, we recommend that people with respiratory, cardiac or pressure illnesses 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.

Notes
Arrival transfer with guide. Departure transfer with driver-guide. Private transfers.
Day 1: Transfers to and from the Dinner Show without guide.
Day 2: Walking City tour visiting the High Mountain Museum. Begins in the meeting point.
The San Miguel Market is closed on Sundays and the High Mountain Museum it is closed on Mondays. Therefore, the visit does not operate on the days mentioned.
Private Service. Does not include transfer to the meeting point unless it is specified. It is required to arrive in a flight prior to 3 PM.
Luggage allowed: Only one carry-on bag is allowed on all round trip services with an overnight stay outside the city of Salta, such as the Vuelta de los Valles Calchaquíes.
Day 6: The Pucara de Tilcara is closed on Mondays
Day 09: Since Brazilian Falls visit is scheduled for this day it is required to departure in a flight after 3:30PM. If that is not possible Brazilian Falls Visit will be programmed for
day 8 as a full day visit to the Falls from both sides. In this case, The Great Adventure optional will not be available and the visit to the Argentinian Falls will be modified
doing only two out of the three trails, which will be chosen by the guide depending on the times of the program.

Private Service
Arrival and Departure transfer with guide.
Day 2: In case of staying at Hotel del Vino, the transfer to the meeting point of the Walking tour is with guide.

Program Touring / Guide

Private touring

Trip Highlights

Buenos Aires - Salta - Cafayate - Purmamarca - Puerto Iguazú

Periodic Departure
27 Mar, 2024 to 30 Apr, 2024

Tourist Category
AUD 7,998 P P twin share
AUD 9,557 P P single
AVAILABLE

First Category
AUD 8,132 P P twin share
AUD 10,001 P P single
AVAILABLE

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