Posted on 01/08/2016
Thrill seekers and outdoor enthusiasts will love Salta, Argentina. The city offers numerous activities and experiences that are so awesome!
The city of Salta is located in the northwest portion of Argentina, and is 3780 feet above sea level. Nestled in Lerma Valley, it is the capital city of the Salta Province. Although the city is filled with the noise and bustle of a large town, it has retained its old world charm and laid back ambiance. The city is inhabited by more than 1.2 million people and covers a total area of 23.17 square miles. It is blessed with a subtropical highland climate making it ideal for outdoor activities and adventures. The Martín Miguel de Güemes International Airport is your portal to the city. It is served by a number of carriers linking the city to Buenos Aires, Mendoza, and Cordoba. The airport is 11 kilometers to Salta.
The city’s top attractions include Museo Pajcha Arte Etnico, Museo de Antropologia de Salta, Monumento al Gral. Martin Miguel de Guemes, Cathedral of Salta, Virgen de los Tres Cerritos, Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, Cerro San Bernardo, and the Salta Tram, just to name a few. For adventurers and thrill seekers, you can go paragliding, tandem jumps, horseback riding, mountain climbing, rappelling, river rafting, trekking and hiking. The highlight of your trip must be the Safari to the Clouds Tour. This one day guided tour on a Movitrack vehicle provides you the opportunity to pass through three Northwestern Argentinean Routes, and view picture perfect villages, fertile highlands, Argentina’s wildlife, desert areas, ancient ruins, geologic formations, and panoramic mountains.
Book a trip to Salta, Argentina, as soon as you can. It will open your eyes to the unmatched beauty of Argentina’s countryside. Consult your travel agent for more details.