A very popular day, the Salta to Cafayate tour is an excursion into high altitude wine country, driving through the spectacular 65 million year old Shell Gorge (Quebrada de Conchas) and including up to two wine tastings at wineries in Cafayate (subject to time allowances).
Itinerary Salta to Cafayate Tour
We pick you up at your Salta hotel in an air-conditioned minibus and head south through the lush Lerma Valley, stopping at a goat cheese ranch before entering the Gorge – one of the world’s great drives. We stop at various sites along the way to walk among the giant rock formations and get photos. Sites including the Anfiteatro, Devil’s Throat and Obelisco.
After arrival in Cafayate, there will be a tour and tasting at a typical Cafayate winery and possibly a second, followed by free time for lunch at a typical parilla (not included) or at one of the restaurants under the cathedral on the plaza. You will have time to shop in the market, visit another winery, plus sample some of the famous Torrontes and Malbec wine ice cream, before the return to Salta with further stops for photos and more great vistas in the Quebrada. Arriving in Salta for hotel drop-off from 19.00.
This Group minibus tour with pick-up and drop off at individual hotels in Salta costs US$55 PER person and is bookable online instantly with a US$30 deposit HERE.The Salta to Cafayate tour runs every day of the year guaranteed except December 25 and January 1. Please leave your preferred date and pick-up hotel in the customer notes section at check out.
This Salta to Cafayate tour is available as a privately guided tour with an expanded itinerary, as part of the WINE tours and as part of the Calchaqui Valley Tour HERE Contact us to arrange your bespoke tour of Salta, Argentina.