We will leave Salta city around 08:30 AM. , and after 2 hours driving, we will get to National Park Los Cardones, Valle Encantado (Enchanted Valley) where we will start a hike of 2 hours to enjoy impressive landscapes such as the popular ‘Cuesta del Obispo’ and where if the weather it’s fine, may be we can watch the majestic flight of a condor over our heads. No special physical training is required for this activity.
Once we will back in the vehicle, and after have a nice pic nic on the wild we will continue to see another part of the National Park and then to our final destination, the small historic town of Cachi where we will spend the night at the local hotel.
We will continue our trip in a 4×4 vehicle along the Route 40 to the south of the valley. We will go through another charming town called Secantas in order to get to the natural pond of Brealito at 2700m.
We will walk 3 hours around the fantastic lake which is surrounded by mountains, huge rocks and cactus; then, we will be back in the truck to drive into the towns of San Carlos and Cafayate, crossing the amazing Quebrada de Las Flechas (Arrows gorge). In Cafayate, we will stay at a city hotel.
From Cafayate, we will go driving through Quebrada del Rio Las Conchas on a paved road that still offers many places to pull over and we will be able to take great shots of the strange rock formations and multicolored mountains. Then we will get to the big valley again where Salta city is located, getting around 5:00 PM
There is an option for those people who are looking for more adventure: RAFTING on Juramento Canyon before get Salta City. If your are interested, please ask for more information.
To this program, it’s necessary light clothes for treks and trekking boots, usually the weather it’s warm.
This trip has a scheduled departure with a fixed date.