Attractions & Activities in Salta

El Rey National Park
This National park was created in 1948. It is located in a beautiful valley with a horseshoe shape surrounded by big mountains. El Rey National Park features 45.000 hectares covered with dense forest and its climate is warm and humid.

Los Cardones National Park
Los Cardones National Park, SaltaThe main attraction in this park is definitely its breathtaking view of the Encantado Valley and its awesome Cardones trees that look like a cactus. The Cardones tree is very strong and is used for construction and it takes more than 40 years to show its first flower. Los Cardones National Park is ideal to take pictures, walk on trails and observe the archaeological ruins that are hiding in the walls of its mountains.

Museums
Salta offers the visitors a wide variety of museums such as Northern Historic Museum, the Alta Montana de Salta Archeologic Museum, San Francisco Cultural Center, the Contemporary Art Museum, the Pajcha Museum, and the Natural Science Museum.

Walking around
Nightlife in Salta is a very exciting experience for people of all ages. The Balcarce is the most popular street in Salta. It features Jazz and rock bars, folkloric music, modern music and bowling.

San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo is a picturesque valley located very close to the San Lorenzo River and Lerma. Its interesting views include beautiful houses, and abundant vegetation.

Calchaquies Valley
The Calchaquies Valley is famous for its amazing surroundings, the colorful rock mountains, the Cardones trees and the awesome green water stream that runs this beautiful territory.

Train around Salta, Argentina

Train Track to the clouds
This is one of the highest train tracks in the world and passing through the breathtaking Andes mountains. The train to the Clouds leaves from Salta and goes through the Lerma Valley, the Toro Stream and finishes on the Puna.