Serranias del Hornocal, Humahuaca

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Off the beaten track, and all the more rewarding for it, Serranias del Hornocal represent a geological formation that makes a real impression on the landscape. The limestone hills display an attractive range of colors in streaked "v" shapes, creating a memorable visual effect that photographs well. Located an hour's drive from Humahuaca, the hills remain undiscovered by foreign tourists and reward those who do visit with an atmosphere of remoteness rarely felt in urbanized areas. By using our Province of Jujuy vacation trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Serranias del Hornocal and other attractions in Province of Jujuy.
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  • You'll be at 4350mts above sea level, so go chewing gum or coca leaves to prevent altitude sickness. If you go early, you hear the silence of the place. Impressive and exciting.
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  • He road to get is very cute, and to the get is see them colors of the mountains, is incredible. It is advisable to go in the afternoon, after 1 pm, which gives the Sun and allows you to see the colors. Is located at 4300 meters approx. If they suffer problems with height is not recommended. There is a road to do when one comes to the top, is recommended do it, and contemplate the place. The return (rise) is exhausting but worth it penalty.
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  • But the drive if you are in a standard small manual rental car is long and requires care. Guidebooks and locals tell you it is a 40 minute drive. For us it was closer to 90 minutes and the final 30 mi...  more »