19 days in Argentina Itinerary

19 days in Argentina Itinerary

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Salta
— 2 nights
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Humahuaca
— 1 night
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Tilcara
— 2 nights
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Purmamarca
— 1 night
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Chicoana
— 2 nights
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Cachi
— 2 nights
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Cafayate
— 7 nights
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Salta
— 1 night

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Salta

Salta ©

Salta the Beautiful

Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Salta is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn more about the world around you at MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, don't miss a visit to Plaza 9 de Julio, examine the collection at Salta Cabildo, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado Artesanal Tradicional.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Salta trip itinerary maker tool.

In November, daily temperatures in Salta can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to Humahuaca.

Things to do in Salta

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Cerro San Bernardo ©
Cerro San Bernardo
Virgen de los Tres Cerritos ©
Virgen de los Tres Cerritos
Basilica Menor San Francisco ©
Basilica Menor San Francisco

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Humahuaca

Humahuaca ©
The largest settlement in the Quebrada de Humahuaca, Humahuaca allows for thorough exploration of the colorful valley that links the high Andean lands and the temperate plains of southeastern South America.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Serranía de Hornocal and then appreciate the history behind Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Humahuaca road trip planning site.

You can drive from Salta to Humahuaca in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Tilcara.

Things to do in Humahuaca

Nature · Parks
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Serranía de Hornocal ©
Serranía de Hornocal

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Tilcara

Tilcara ©
With evidence of continuous settlement going back several thousand years, Tilcara remains one of the oldest inhabited places in South America.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Cementerio Nuestra Senora del Carmen and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Las Paletas Del Pintor.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tilcara day trip app.

Drive from Humahuaca to Tilcara in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Purmamarca.

Things to do in Tilcara

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Pucara de Tilcara ©
Pucara de Tilcara
Cuevas de Waira ©
Cuevas de Waira
Las Paletas Del Pintor ©
Las Paletas Del Pintor

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Purmamarca

Purmamarca ©
With a population of just over 2,000, the small village of Purmamarca possesses a remote Andean charm, with its adobe houses and colorful market streets some of the most photogenic in the area.
Salinas Grandes has been added to your itinerary. On the 11th (Wed), make a trip to Algarrobo Historico, take in the awesome beauty at The Hill of Seven Colors, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Rosa de Lima, and finally make a trip to Plaza 9 de Julio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): hike along Paseo de los Colorados, admire nature's extreme beauty at Salinas Grandes, go for a walk through Cuesta de Lipan, then take some stellar pictures from Abra de Potrerillos (Mirador a 4170msnm), and finally explore the striking landscape at Cerro Morado.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Purmamarca trip planner.

Purmamarca is just a short distance from Tilcara. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Chicoana.

Things to do in Purmamarca

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

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The Hill of Seven Colors ©
The Hill of Seven Colors
Salinas Grandes ©
Salinas Grandes
Paseo de los Colorados ©
Paseo de los Colorados

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Chicoana

The Chicoana are a Diaguita tribe in the Salta Province, Argentina. On the 13th (Fri), let the river carry you with Moldes Rafting, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia San Bernardo, then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and finally ride a horse along Suri Pintado.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Chicoana road trip planning app.

You can drive from Purmamarca to Chicoana in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cachi.

Things to do in Chicoana

Outdoors · Tours · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Horseback Riding Tours
Moldes Rafting ©
Moldes Rafting

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Cachi

Cachi ©
Though it's the biggest settlement for miles and locals call it a city, Cachi is really more of a village with a population of just over 2,000.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Cuevas de Acsibi, then delve into the distant past at Parque Nacional Los Cardones, and then don't miss a visit to Recta del Tin Tin. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Bodega Puna, then look for gifts at El Viejo Almacen, then don't miss a visit to Cachi, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cachi Iglesia.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Cachi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chicoana to Cachi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cafayate.

Things to do in Cachi

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

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Cuevas de Acsibi ©
Cuevas de Acsibi
Cachi ©
Cachi
Bodega Puna ©
Bodega Puna

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Cafayate

Cafayate ©

Tuscany of Argentina

Nestled in one of the country's major wine regions, Cafayate and the surrounding area remain a top vacation destination throughout the year.
Change things up with a short trip to Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes) in Amaicha del Valle (about 56 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Quebrada del Rio de las Conchas, explore the striking landscape at El Anfiteatro, examine the collection at Museo de la Vid y el Vino de Cafayate, Salta, Argentina, and admire the sheer force of Cascadas del Rio Colorado.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cafayate travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cachi to Cafayate in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. On the 23rd (Mon), you're off to Salta.

Things to do in Cafayate

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Garganta del Diablo Salta ©
Garganta del Diablo Salta
Quebrada del Rio de las Conchas ©
Quebrada del Rio de las Conchas
Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes) ©
Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes)

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Salta

Salta ©

Salta the Beautiful

Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Salta, then savor the flavors at Salta Free Tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Immaculada Madre del Divino Corazon Eucaristico de Jesus, and finally get outside with Dique Cabra Corral.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Salta trip planner.

You can drive from Cafayate to Salta in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus.

Things to do in Salta

Historic Sites · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors
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Cathedral of Salta ©
Cathedral of Salta
Salta Free Tour ©
Salta Free Tour