Crown Of The Inca Crater Expedition

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A 3-day expedition to reach places of impressive scenic beauty from Villa Unión in a 4x4 vehicle, always accompanied by an experienced guide who will take you through theQuebrada de Pozuelos, the immensity of theLaguna Brava where you can admire the fauna and native diversity between  ;flamingos and vicuñas. 

del Inca, touring the landscapes of Mount Pissis, an emblematic place typical of  the towns of Jagüe and Vinchina. On this journey, you will also discover the Estrellas Diaguitas , an archaeological site of ancient native peoples , as well as the Quebrada de la Troy, admired for its geoforms that, with their inclined position, seem to replicate a pyramid.

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Pick-up from 12:00 pm at the central hotels of Villa Unión
Drop-off at approximately 12:00 pm in downtown hotels in Villa Unión
3 Days
January - March
- Driver-Guide in Spanish, English or French
- Transfers in 4x4 vehicles
- Accommodation for 2 nights in a Posada.
- Breakfast and Dinner
- Excursions in the program
- Lunches, snacks, or drinks
- Cost of tickets to parks, museums, paid sites.
Due to the degree of difficulty that this tour presents, it is not recommended for:
- People with motor difficulties
- Heart or respiratory difficulties
- Pregnant women
- Not suitable for people under 12 years of age.
* Trench-coat
* Thermal clothing
* Boots
* Gloves
* Covers head and neck
* Sunscreen
* Water bottle
* Cash for additional expenses
La Rioja (AR)
* When visiting the Volcanoes the cold is intense even in summer. The temperature oscillates between -5 (5 degrees below zero) and +5 to +8 degrees at noon and the wind chill is -15 to -20 degrees (below zero). So it will be necessary to bring winter clothes.
* The itinerary may be modified due to bad weather conditions.
* The departure of this tour is confirmed with a minimum of 6 passengers.
* The Menu is subject to change.
* Fixed Departures: 2 in January, 2 in February, 2 in March. Consult

- Breakfast: Fruits, puddings, bills, juices, mineral water, teas, coffee.
- Dinner: Steaks, Chicken, Lamb with Salads.

Details of Travel Packages

Day 1: Villa Unión - Pozuelos - Jagüe

At noon from the hotels in Villa Unión, we will leave for Vinchina passing through Villa Castelli. We will continue the route along the Dakar Routes, where sandy rivers and steep walls of the Quebrada de Pozuelos emerge and in the afternoon arrive at the old town of Jagüe in the Pre-Cordillera. At night we will stay at Jagüe with a delicious dinner included. div>

Day 2: Expedition to Laguna Brava and Crater Corona del Inca

until we reach the pass of the lagoon at 4,370 meters above sea level, here we will stop to observe the enchanting Laguna Brava in the wide Andean highlands and the impressive snow-capped volcanic peaks.

Then, we will go around the lagoon to the north towards Pampa de Veladero, crossing the sandbanks of volcanic ash, the Farallones del Campo de Piedra Pómez Riojano, and the  Lava Rock Canyon, always surrounded by the immensity of important volcanoes such as Bonete, Veladero, and Reclus. At noon we will approach the magnificent crater of the Corona del Inca Volcano at 5,500 meters above sea level

Inside the crater we will admire a deep blue lagoon and large glaciers on its crests. The landscape dazzles us with its scenic beauty at the foot of Monte Pissis. After noon, we return through Laguna Brava where we will take a picnic break and go down again through the Quebrada del Peñón to Jagüe towards our selected accommodation with dinner included.

Day 3: Quebrada de la Troya and Vinchina

After picking you up at your accommodation in Jagüe, we head towards the impressive Quebrada de la Troya, a zigzagging road Surrounded by striking geoforms that are the product of erosion millions of years ago. You can see footprints of prehistoric animals imprinted on the rocks. 

We will visit the mysterious Diaguitas Stars that represent the native peoples of the province; a combination of circular stone formations with white, reddish, and blue colors in the town of Vinchina. Then, we will return to your accommodation in Villa Unión at midday.

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Great experience in Villa Unión

If you are visiting Villa Unión, consider the tour . We had a really great time!

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Amazing tour in Villa Unión

We visited Villa Unión where we had a great time. We recommend the tour . It´s a must!

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