The Devil's Throat, Tilcara

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#5 of 13 in Nature in Province of Jujuy
Trek through rugged, dry terrain to arrive at The Devil's Throat, a waterfall carved into the rocks of a deep red canyon. Don't be intimidated by the steep beginning of the roughly 7 km (4.3 mi) hike from Tilcara--once you conquer the first section, the track flattens out. After you appreciate the tumbling cascade, look out from the waterfall's base to enjoy a breathtaking view of Quebrada de Humahuaca Gorge and the soaring, icy peak behind it. Bring adequate snacks, water, and sun protection, as you might struggle to find shade during the walk. Plan your visit to The Devil's Throat and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Province of Jujuy vacation generator.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Nice walk to spend 30mins, but don't forget to consider there is a 25min car drive from and to Tilcara.  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    The place is wonderful, just take into account that the wonder of the environment is not of the people, we allow ourselves to be carried away by the beauty room and they stole from us silver backpacks.
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  • August 10, 2017
    The Gorge is best view above, but (only $20) is the park entrance by the waterfall. If you do walk calculates some 3 hours to go and return from Tilcara. You can also go by car or taxi
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