Salinas del Gualicho, Las Grutas

(4.1/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Don’t miss the awe-inspiring Salinas del Gualicho, the largest salt mine in Argentina and a vital part of the nation’s industrial economy. Stretching for 35 km (21 mi), the uninterrupted blankets of salt contrast with the sunlight and the pristine azure waters, reflecting a range of colors. Take a guided tour to hear stories of the eponymous Gualicho, a mystical ancient god said to haunt and influence the mine to this day. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Las Grutas holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Salinas del Gualicho and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • In vicinity of Las Grutas is this salt, on the other side of the path. A large and striking landscape white in the middle of the plateau
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  • N place itself is very nice, a sea of salt in the middle of nowhere is incredible. We went at sunset with the company triton who were by other professionals. We did the tour with dinner and it was perfect. Super fun guides and no one spared expenses. Only boys were ours and however passed it very well. The view of the stars is priceless. Super recommended. I recommend the excursion complete with dinner.
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  • We did a tour with Triton, one evening, beautiful place, amazing, huge, seems infinite, and we saw how in 10 seconds, Sun desaparecia, and addition blow to entertain us
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