Cafayate Day Tour -DEPOSIT


A one day tour from Salta to Cafayate through pre-historic Shell Gorge with visits to wineries in Cafayate


A very popular journey, the Cafayate day tour is an excursion into high altitude wine country, driving through the spectacular 65 million year old Shell Gorge (Quebrada de Conchas) and including at least two wine tastings at wineries in Cafayate (subject to time allowances). Runs every day of the year but December 25 and January 1. No need to check for availability – departures guaranteed. Stay more nights in Cafayate and return with tour on a different date See Details

Cafayate Day Tour Itinerary

We pick you up at your Salta hotel and drive south through the verdant and lush Lerma Valley, stopping at a goat cheese ranch before entering the Gorge – one of the world’s spectacular drives. We stop at various sites along the way for photos including the Anfiteatro, Devil’s Throat and Obelisco. NOTE: A private tour offers the opportunity to get out of the car longer and walk a little deeper into the colored stone formations. We are also able to visit Cafayate wineries for tasting.

After arrival in Cafayate, you will enjoy tours and tastings at a Salta winery or two, followed by free time for lunch on the plaza and shopping in the market. don’t forget to sample some of the famous Torrontes and Malbec wine ice cream, before the return to Salta with further stops for photos in the Quebrada and arriving at Salta from 19.00.

This group minibus tour with pick-up and drop off at individual hotels in Salta costs US$55 PER person. You may grab your spot with a US$30 deposit and balance payable at time of pick up. Enter the date required and your hotel at checkout. More days in town? Stay in Cafayate independently and return with tour on a different day SEE DETAILS

Please be ready and waiting for the driver – pick ups begin from 0715. Don’t forget water and sunscreen.