The Hill of Seven Colors, Purmamarca

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Part of the region's vast moonscape of mountains and crags, The Hill of Seven Colors dazzles with its multi-hued rock layers. Rising above town, the hill stands as a geological history book, each of its colored layers representing a different period of river and sea sediment deposited over 600 million years. For a thorough and relatively easy sightseeing tour on foot, consider accessing the hills via the 3 km (2 mi) loop trail that begins in town. Along the way, you'll pass protruding rock formations, sweeping views over the valley, and eventually the fabled hill itself. Bring your camera, as the right lighting can clearly illuminate each different colored band. Plan to visit The Hill of Seven Colors during your Province of Jujuy vacation using our convenient Province of Jujuy online trip planner .
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  • Are doubts you? God's creative work is impressive. Simply esnectacular, a place in the retina
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  • In the morning it hits to view those colors, changing minute after minute, becoming more earthy and discovering white streaks when it advances the day. No photo way faithfully the Symphony of colors that your eyes see.
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  • Excellent scenery. The entire environment is magical. The very visible surroundings. To know definitely, it was declared by UNESCO World Heritage
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