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Door to the Andes (Cuesta Del Lipan), Province of Jujuy
Categories: Scenic Drives, Outdoor Activities, Tourist Spots
Drive the undulating Door to the Andes (Cuesta Del Lipan), a scenic stretch of National Route 52. Starting in Purmamarca, the road winds through the rising slopes and ends in Abra de Porterillos at 4,170 m (13,680 ft) above sea level, before descending again to Salinas Grandes. As you drive on the paved road uphill, you see rock formations, including Cerro de los Siete Colores (the “Hill of Seven Colors”). Brave the hairpin turns amidst tall cacti and watch for llamas, ostriches, and other native animals along the way. From the viewpoint at the highest spot of the road, you'll see a panoramic vista of the vast salt mines below. To visit Door to the Andes (Cuesta Del Lipan) and get the most from your holiday in Purmamarca, create itinerary details personal to you using our Purmamarca travel itinerary maker.
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Por favor, no dejen de hacer este camino, ademas de tener vistas impresionantes es muy seguro, la ruta asfaltada está impecable. Sube hasta los 4100 metros. El total del recorrido ida y vuelta, desde ... read more »Please, don't forget to do this way, besides having breathtaking views it is very safe, the paved road is impeccable. Upload up to 4100 metres. The total roundtrip travel and return, from Purmamarca is 3 hours approximately going quiet. I-m-p-e-r-d-i-b-l-eshow original
Tienes que recorrerla, si no tenes auto hay remises en Purmamarca que te llevan y de alli a las Salinas.... Abrigaaate!!!!You have to visit it, if you got no car there are remises purmamarca that lead and from there to the Salinas... Abrigaaate!show original
Es un camino que lleva hacia las salinas grandes desde purmamarca. El camino es una atracción e si. Unas vistas increíbles.It is a road that leads to the salinas grandes from purmamarca. The road is an attraction and Yes. Incredible views.show original
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