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We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1: Arrival to Tucumán (-/-/-)

Stop At: San Miguel de Tucuman, San Miguel de Tucuman, Province of Tucuman, Northern Argentina
Welcome to Northwestern Argentina! You will arrive in Tucuman, the capital city of the Province which has the same name.

At the airport, you will picku up your rental car.

This modern city is decisive in the national history: it is here that on July 9th, 1816 was signed the Independence Act. Lively and enthusiastic, do not miss a visit to Plaza Independencia, where the Cathedral and its many palm trees are located, or even La Casa histórica de la Independencia.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tafi del Valle, Tafi del Valle, Province of Tucuman, Northern Argentina
Then you will drive to Tafi del Valle, a beautiful and peaceful town in the middle of the hills. On the way, you can stop and explore the Quebrada de Los Sosa.

You will spend the night at Tafí del Valle.

San Miguel de Tucumán - Tafí del Valle: 110 km
Duration: 2 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Accommodation: Standard Category Hotel


Day 2: Day 2: On the road to Cafayate (B/-/-)

Stop At: Quilmes Ruins (Ruinas de Quilmes), Ruta Nacional 40 Cerro Alto El Rey A 20 Km de Amaicha Del Valle, Amaicha del Valle Argentina
In the morning, you get back on the road, and drive to Amaicha del Valle. A local guide will receive you and you will start an easy trek in Castillos del Dentro, a beautiful canyon. Then, you continue towards the Quilmes ruins, one of the most famous archaeological sites in Argentina.

Tafí del Valle - Amaicha: 55 km

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Cafayate, Cafayate, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina
In the afternoon, you will arrive in Cafayate, where you will spend the night. We suggest you visit Bodega and surrounding vineyards. Torrontés white wine is a specialty of this region!

Amaicha - Cafayate: 67 km
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation: Standard Category Hotel


Day 3: Day 3: Quebrada de las Conchas & homestay in Cafayate (B/L/D)

Stop At: Quebrada del Rio de las Conchas, Ruta Nacional 68, Cafayate Argentina
In the morning, we recommend you to visit la Quebrada de las Conchas, on route 68. You can appreciate the beauty of these spectacular red rock formations carved by erosion and winds such as the Garganta del Diablo (the devil's throat), El Anfiteatro (the amphitheater), El Sapo (the toad), El Fraile (the monk), El Obelisco (the obelisk) Los Castillos (the castles).
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Province of Salta, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina
Then, get ready for an immersion in the traditional culture of Northwest Argentina. You will meet a small rural community! You will meet its inhabitants and with them you will participate in the daily agricultural activities such as harvest, you can learn about traditional Andean cuisine, take walks in the surroundings and ceramic ateliers.

You will spend the night in the family house (private room)
All homemade meals are included

Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Homestay (private room and shared facilities)

Day 4: Day 4: Route 40 and Calchaquíes Valley (B/-/-)

Stop At: Province of Salta, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina
In the morning, you will enjoy a typical breakfast with your hosts, and continue to discover their traditions.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Quebrada de Las Flechas - Angastaco, ruta 40 Km 1116 bajando de Cachi a Cafayate,Salta, Argentiina, Angastaco Argentina
Then, you will take route 40 for 160 kilometers of sumptuous landscapes between Cafayate and Cachi. You will cross the Quebrada de las Flechas, a formation of intense mountain dams and sharp rocks springing from the earth.

The dusty track continues and serves a few villages like Seclantás or Molinos, one of the nicest villages in the region. The surroundings seem deserted and forgotten for years, but they have nevertheless constituted an important trade route with the Inca empire.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Cachi, Cachi, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina
You will arrive in Cachi at the end of the day. You can discover this splendid small town of colonial inheritance. There is a peaceful atmosphere perfect for walking. In the central square, do not miss the church whose roof is built of candelabra cactus wood.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation: Standard Category Hotel


Day 5: Day 5: From Cachi to Salta and Cardones National Park (B/-/-)

Stop At: Parque Nacional Los Cardones, Cachi Argentina
Early departure to Salta along Highway 33. You will enjoy many points of view of the spectacular Lerma Valley, the Quebrada de Escoipe, and the Enchanted Valley. You will cross Los Cardones National Park, passing by the so-called "Inca Trail", the Recta Tin Tin, a name given to a perfectly straight section of road 33, which runs for 18 km through the cactus of the Los Cardones National Park. The construction of this route dates from the apogee of the Inca Empire between 1480 and 1535 and was part of the Inca Trail that ran along the Andes from Ecuador to Argentina. You will probably see lamas next to the route.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Salta, Salta, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina
Arrival in Salta at the end of the day.

Free evening to discover the city. We suggest you to
spend the evening in one of the many "peñas" (traditional tavern) that Salta offer, we have many recommendations in order to spend an unforgettable evening.

Salta - Cachi: 162km.

Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation: Standard Category Hotel


Day 6: Day 6: Salinas grandes and colorful landscapes (B/-/D)

Stop At: Purmamarca, Purmamarca, Province of Jujuy, Northern Argentina
Today you will take the legendary route 9, in the direction of the province of Jujuy. The opportunity for you to discover the start of the Quebrada de Humahuaca, until you reach the small village of Purmamarca, “village of the Holy Land” in the Aymara language. This very traditional village is located at the foot of the famous mountain of 7 colors, a sort of mineral rainbow.

Salta - Purmamarca: 188 km

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Salinas Grandes, 4600 Argentina
In the afternoon, you can depart in the direction of the Salinas Grandes, a salt desert located at an altitude of over 4096 meters.

Purmamarca - Salinas Grandes: 66 km

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Purmamarca, Purmamarca, Province of Jujuy, Northern Argentina
In the evening, you set off on foot to reach Teresa's house, located 300 meters from the main square of Purmamarca. You will be warmly greeted by your host upon arrival. Teresa will teach you to cook typical dishes of the region, with local products: quinoa, llama meat, corn, Andean potatoes, etc. You will then share dinner while tasting your preparations!

Duration: 2h to 3h
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation: Standard Category Hotel


Day 7: Day 7: Discover the Quebrada de Humahuaca & local community of Ocumazo (B/-/D)

Stop At: Tilcara, Tilcara, Province of Jujuy, Northern Argentina
Set off along the Quebrada de Humahuaca and its small villages, this spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will discover the curiosities and colorful markets of each small village, including those of Tilcara, where you will also visit the Pucará (archaeological site).

At lunchtime, arrive at the village of Humahuaca. Free time to explore the city on your own and have lunch (not included).

Purmamarca - Humahuaca: 70 km
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Quebrada de Humahuaca, Rio Grande Purmamarca Village, Humahuaca Argentina
In the afternoon, you will meet the rural community of Ocumazo, which inhabits the Quebrada de Humahuaca preserving the customs and traditions for several generations. A local family will welcome you to later enjoy a homemade dinner.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Homestay (private room with private bathroom)

Day 8: Day 8: Living the authentic andean culture (B/L/D)

Stop At: Quebrada de Humahuaca, Rio Grande Purmamarca Village, Humahuaca Argentina
Today you will do a 3-hour horse riding in the surroundings. Ocumazo is located on a hidden valley between enormous mountains and the families take advantage of the land and its productions. You will enjoy the magnificent landscapes and you will have the first glance of Mount Hornocal, known as the "mount of 14 colors".
A local guide will explain to you their traditions in the rural area, the agricultural activity and then you will reach the old wooden mill, still in operation.
Return to the house after full immersion in rural life.
Level of difficulty: intermediate.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Quebrada de Humahuaca, Rio Grande Purmamarca Village, Humahuaca Argentina
At noon, you will do an Andean cooking workshop, while you learn more about the agricultural activity of the region and its typical ingredients such as corn, potato, ollucos, habas, or the breeding of goats. You will taste your creations for lunch.

In the afternoon, you will visit a pre-Columbian archaeological site (Antigal), accompanied by a local guide. You will learn about the history of the indigenous communities of the area and the connections with the Incas.

Level of difficulty: low (2 to 3 hours duration)

Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Homestay (private room with private bathroom)

Day 9: Day 9: End of the trip (B/-/-)

Stop At: Serranias Del Hornocal, 25 Kilometers From the City, Humahuaca 4630 Argentina
After breakfast, you say goodbye to your host family. You will drive along a gravel road for a visit to Mount Hornocal. This amazing landscape is situated in the indigenous community of The Omaguacas, who manage the site nowadays.
The entrance fee to the Hornocal is not included.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: San Salvador de Jujuy, San Salvador de Jujuy, Province of Jujuy, Northern Argentina
After the visit, you will drive to the airport of San Salvador de Jujuy where you will return the car. End of our services.

Humahuaca - San Salvador de Jujuy: 128 km
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.