Parque Nacional Los Cardones, Cachi

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Ruin National Park
Witness a dramatic change in landscape, from tropical forests to arid plains and cacti, when you head in to Parque Nacional Los Cardones. Walk through the trails and enjoy the park's eponymous cardones brush, as well as towering cacti. A road runs through the entire park, making it a convenient stop on your way to the next city. Look out for condors and llamas in the area--and you might even spot some dinosaur footprints. Arrange to visit Parque Nacional Los Cardones and other attractions in Cachi using our Cachi tourist route planner.
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  • What a treat to come across this absolutely gorgeous park, a landscape of massive cacti nestled within a stunning backdrop of rock formations. We came upon it late in the day with dramatic light and w...  more »
  • A well worthwhile drive along Ruta 33 with amazing scenery of colourful rock strata on the mountainside, huge cactus and guanacos. Stopping on the roadside allowed us to view some curious guanaco up c...  more »
  • We just crossed the park coming by bus from Salta: the trip was really nice and views excellent through the fog.  more »
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  • Thousands of cordoned like wandering souls walking in the desert... Majestic!
  • Absolutely beautiful, the landscape is just amazing I wished I could have stayed longer
  • Cactis, cactus, cactus
  • Immeasurable beauty. They not reach you eyes to look at all the details offered by the landscape. Route in perfect condition. You have to exit header well equipped because there is no much offer services along the way.
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