Humahuaca's Gorge & Iruya - 2 Days - Journey To Iruya

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Humahuaca's Gorge & Iruya - 2 Days - Journey To Iruya (SALTA)

Highlights
This two-day program includes a visit to the Quebrada de Humahuaca, including the town of Iruya, which seems to be carved into the mountains. We will visit numerous points of interest, such as Purmamarca, Tilcata, Uquía, Humahuaca and finally Iruya, where we will spend the night.
STARTS
SALTA (AR)
Salta hotels - 7 am
ENDS
Salta hotels - Next day
DURATION
2 Days
FREQUENCY
EVERYDAY
INCLUDED
*Profesional guide
*Transfers from hotels
NOT INCLUDED
*Entrance fees
*Accommodation
*Food and drinks
DESTINATIONS
Jujuy (AR) - Salta (AR)

Details of Humahuaca's Gorge & Iruya - 2 Days - Journey To Iruya

The tour begins with the transfer from hotels in Salta at 07:00 hs

Accompanied by local guides, we head to the area of ​​Quebrada de Humahuaca, where we will first visit Purmamarca, to observe the Cerro de los Siete Colores, the Church and the Artisan Market at the square. We will pass by Horn Post, continuing towards the town of Tilcara to visit Pucará and the Archaeological Museum.

Next stop is in Huacalera, where we will pass the Tropic of Capricorn, from where you can see the colours of the Pollera de la Colla Hill . Visit to the Church of Uquía, where we find the paintings of the Angels Arcabuceros (important remains of Cuzco style art). Arrival to Humahuaca, with its important Cathedral and the Monument to Independence (El Indio) by the sculptor Soto Avendaño.

We continue our journey, passing through the town of Iturbe and Abra del Cóndor (3900 masl) arriving at the beginning of a small gorge where this small town, Iruya, of pre-Hispanic origins, is located. We spend the night here (accommodation not included) and  during the next day, we begin our trip back to Salta, visiting the city of San Salvador de Jujuy on the way.

We return to our hotels in Salta in the afternoon.

Reviews

QUEBRADA HUMAHUACA
10/08/2016
Lovely excursion to quebrada humahuaca: one of the most beautiful places we saw in Argentina. I really recommend everyone to go there. Specially the little town of Purmamarca.. a place lost in time.. a timetravel experience.
Reviewed by Trey

Rates

OptionTravelersValid DatesRates
OPERA JUEVES Y DOMINGOS. 1 - 1
[RATE x PERSON]
01/07/2017 - 28/02/2018
AgeRate
AduUSD 532.00
OPERA JUEVES Y DOMINGOS. 2 - 99
[RATE x PERSON]
01/07/2017 - 28/02/2018
AgeRate
AduUSD 266.00
GROUP SERVICE1 - 1
[RATE x PERSON]
01/07/2017 - 28/02/2018
AgeRate
AduUSD 598.00
GROUP SERVICE2 - 99
[RATE x PERSON]
01/07/2017 - 28/02/2018
AgeRate
AduUSD 299.00