Quebrada de Las Flechas - Angastaco, Angastaco

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Explore 20 million years of natural history at Quebrada de Las Flechas - Angastaco, a ravine known for its steep cliffs and interesting rock formations. Named after the rocks rising from the ground like arrows, the area offers scenic views and great photo opportunities. Drive up to the ravine on the picturesque Route 40, which gets narrower and narrower as you approach the site. Depending on the time of day, the naturally occurring formations change color, ranging from red to yellowish ochre. A narrow trail leads to a lookout point offering priceless views of the gorge and surrounding area. Make Quebrada de Las Flechas - Angastaco a part of your Angastaco vacation plans using our Angastaco travel itinerary planner.
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  • Can not believe so much beauty! It is majestic. The shape of the mountains, color, so much solitude and at the same time so much greatness! It is route 40 in the stretch that connects Cafayate with Cachi, gravel road in their almost 200 km, so we must go slowly, but the landscape is worth it. It's amazing. You should leave early to cross it because it takes about 4 hours or more but worth it. It is not to be missed.
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  • A gorgeous drive that will have you gasping. Make sure to have a lot of space on your memory card or just a really good memory. Well worth the time.  more »
  • We left Motions and headed south on Route 40 towards Cafayate. This stretch of Route 40 is an experience...only wide enough for one car in places and completely gravel and sand until you get to San Ca...  more »