2 days in Salta & Purmamarca Itinerary

2 days in Salta & Purmamarca Itinerary

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2 days in Salta & Purmamarca Itinerary

Start: Salta
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Salta
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Purmamarca
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Salta

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Salta

Salta ©
Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cerro San Bernardo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Menor San Francisco, take an in-depth tour of MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, then make a trip to Plaza Anfiteatro, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Salta, and finally see the interesting displays at Salta Cabildo.

For where to stay, traveler tips, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Salta holiday planner.

In January, daytime highs in Salta are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Purmamarca.

Things to do in Salta

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Cerro San Bernardo ©
Cerro San Bernardo
Basilica Menor San Francisco ©
Basilica Menor San Francisco
Cathedral of Salta ©
Cathedral of Salta

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): hike along Paseo de los Colorados, don't miss a visit to Plaza 9 de Julio, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Hill of Seven Colors.

For more things to do, traveler tips, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and tourist information, read Purmamarca itinerary planner.

Getting from Salta to Purmamarca by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Purmamarca

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The Hill of Seven Colors ©
The Hill of Seven Colors
Paseo de los Colorados ©
Paseo de los Colorados
Plaza 9 de Julio ©
Plaza 9 de Julio

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