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Price Per Person

USD 1,213
Country: Argentina
City: Tucuman
Duration: 10 Day(s) - 9 Night(s)
Tour Category: Adventure Tours
Departure Date: Thu 01 Jan '99

Package Itinerary

Buenos Aires & The Argentine Northwest

10 days / 9 nights

Day 1 Buenos Aires

Arrival in Buenos Aires, meeting with the passengers. Transfer in private service with English or French or Italian speaking guide from the international airport to the hotel.

Accommodation for 1 night  at the selected hotel

A classic half day City Tour in private service with English or French or Italian speaking guide around Buenos Aires, which starts in the center of the city visiting the main square, Plaza de Mayo, the Government Building or the Pink House (Casa de Gobierno or Casa Rosada), the Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), the City Hall (Cabildo), and the Colon Theatre (Teatro Colón). We visit the most important neighborhoods of Buenos Aires, such as the traditional San Telmo; La Boca, the original place of settlement of Italian immigrants; Puerto Madero with its famous restaurants; the residential Palermo; and finally, the elegant Recoleta. Lunch is not included. Duration: 3:30 hours


Dinner show at Tango Porteño in the Platea sector.The old Metro Theater, at few steps to the Obelisco, is now Tango Porteño and was restored down to the last detail in pure art-deco style. It is complemented with an artistic staff, unbeatable productions, and high-quality gastronomic creation. It includes starter, main course, dessert, wine, non-alcoholic drinks or water or beer and coffee. Complimentary seat in bus transfers is included. Duration: 4 hours.



Day 2 Buenos Aires

Departure transfer in private service with English or French or Italian speaking guide from the hotel to Domestic Airport.

Arrival to Tucumán.  Airport hotel transfer

Accommodation for 1 night at the selected hotel

City Tour Tucumán

A journey through the roots of modern Argentine history.  We will help you understand the fundamentals of those decisive moments.

Plaza Independencia and its surroundings: Government House, San Francisco Temple, Cathedral Church, San Martín Street at 400, La Merced Church and Casa Histórica de Tucumán MUSEUM. We visited the 9 de Julio Park and the Museo de la Industria Azucarera Casa Obispo Colombres. Surroundings of the Plaza Urquiza: the Legislature, the Casino, the San Martín Theater and the National College. Belgraniana House


Day 3  Tucumán - Cafayate

Departure to Cafayate through Tafí del Valle, Amaicha and Quilmes.

Route 307 marks the ascent to the Valleys. The road goes into the Quebrada del Río Los Sosa and we stop at the monument "El Indio". Further up, we arrive at El Mollar to visit Los Menhires. Then we visit the picturesque town of Tafí del Valle. The RP 307 ascends to the Calchaquíes Valleys in pronounced zigzag until the Abra del Infiernillo, at 3,042 m.s.n.m. Amaicha del Valle: we visited the square and its surroundings. After joining the RN 40, the City Sagrada de Quilmes bursts to the left. On the side of the hill, you can see the reconstructions of the residential area, topped by a fortress located at the top and two forts on both sides. We walk on what was the last bastion of the aboriginal resistance to the Spanish advance.

The legendary RN 40 is lost in the valley heading north, but not before passing through Colalao del Valle. Cafayate, land of the sun and good wine, welcomes us with grape crops in vines and trellises.

Accommodation for 1 night in  Cafayate at the selected hotel


Day 4  Cafayate - Salta

Cafayate, located in the province of Salta, is one of the most important points of the Valles Calchaquíes for its powerful wine industry; its Calchaquí, Spanish, immigrant and Creole history, gave like the result that this city has a style between colonial and baroque of aims of century XIX. You will visit the wineries where you can taste the particular Torrontés wine. Leaving to Salta for the majestic Quebrada de las Conchas, where the curious formations eroded by the wind and water will be the main attraction: the dunes, the toad, the bishop, the devil's throat, the castles, the amphitheater, among others.

Accommodation for two nights in Salta at the selected hotel

Day 5 Salta

Free morning

In the afternoon City Tour Salta.

Tour of the most attractive sites in the city: Basilica Cathedral, Cultural Center of the Americas, Historical Museum of the North (Cabildo), Minor Basilica of San Francisco, San Bernardo Convent, Monument to Güemes, Cerro San Bernardo ascent and its panoramic view of the city, Visit to the summer village of San Lorenzo on the outskirts of the city with its subtropical microclimate and the Handicraft Market where handicrafts with certification of origin throughout the province are displayed.


Day 6  Salta - Jujuy

Excursion San Antonio de los Cobres- Salinas Grandes- Purmamarca.

A parallel route to the Tren de las Nubes railway line through Q Quebrada del Toro. Continue to start the ascent until reaching 4080 meters above sea level. Arrival to San Antonio de Los Cobres. A break is made for lunch, to cross route 40 until you reach the Salinas Grandes, right on the border between Salta and Jujuy. Then the descent begins by Cuesta de Lipán where condors are usually seen, arrival to the Purmamarca village and its Hill of the Seven Colors.

Accommodation for one night in Purmamarca at the selected hotel


Day 7- Jujuy - Salta

Departure from the city of Purmamarca to start a trip through the Quebrada declared World Heritage, where the landscape and the colors of the hills are combined with the cultures that inhabit this area. It is a journey of social contact and a view of the ancestral. Pass by the Posta de Hornillos, continuing towards the town of Tilcara to visit the Pucará and the Archaeological Museum. Continue to Huacalera, pass of the Tropic of Capricorn. Visit to the Church of Uquía, where the paintings of the Arcabuceros Angels (of the Cuzqueña school) are located. Arrival to Humahuaca with its important Cathedral and the Monument to Independence (El Indio). Return after lunch to observe Paleta del Pintor that frames the town of Maimara. Arrival to Salta in the afternoon.

Accommodation for two nights in Salta at the selected hotel


Day 8- Salta

Free day to enjoy this beautiful city and surroundings.

Night in Salta

Day 9 Salta - Buenos Aires

Transfer to the Airport.
Arrival to Buenos Aires. Transfer in private service with English, French o Italian speaking guide from
airport to the hotel.
Accommodation for 1 night


Day 10 Buenos Aires

Transfer in private service with English, French or Italian speaking guide to the airpor


Rates in American dollars per person.

Land Services & Accommodations 4*
Doble: USD 1213
Single: USD 1731

Land Services & Accommodations 5*
Doble: USD 1361
Single: USD 2070

Prices subject to change without previous
notice. Subject to availability at the moment of
the booking.

• Breakfast in all accommodations.
• Transfers mentioned in the program.

•Bank expenses USD30 - for each transfer.
•Administration fee USD10 - for the complete
•Air Tickets.
• Tickets to museums, parks or wineries.
• Tips to the doorman in hotels and airports,
restaurants and shows.
• Extras in hotels: phone calls,
laundry and all personal service requested by
the passenger

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