Quebrada de Las Flechas - Angastaco, Angastaco

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#8 of 27 in Parks in Province of Salta
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. Using our international travel planner, Angastaco attractions like Quebrada de Las Flechas - Angastaco can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • October 3, 2017
    It is a remarkable journey on Route 40, from Cafayate to Cachi (or vice versa). The desolate landscape is incredible, sometimes eerie. Some old are and beautiful villages on the way, which is worth stopping.
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  • September 26, 2017
    I had read about Quebrada de las Flechas before our visit to the Salta area but with so much to see wasn't high on list. However it turned out to be one of the most fantastic of the many scenic wonder...  more »
  • September 14, 2017
    It is reached by the 40 RN. Landscape of the most strange, arid, and oddly, looks like a lunar landscape,
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