This tour to San Antonio de los Cobres will travel next to the route of the Tren de las Nubes (Train to the Clouds), the 3rd highest train-track in the world, passing some of Salta’s highlights such as the Bull’s Gorge, high viaducts, beautiful bridges and diverse mountainous desert landscapes. The San Antonio de los Cobres full day tour will reach the town of Santa Rosa de Tastil, where you’ll sightsee fascinating ancient pre-Inca ruins before continuing the Salta excursion by travelling to an incredible altitude of 4,080m above sea level to reach the picturesque town of San Antonio de Los Cobres. This day tour will give you the chance to visit the Polvorilla Viaduct - the highest point the Tren de las Nubes reaches - and experience genuine Andean culture whilst surrounded by magnificent coloured mountains , After this exciting day of exotic nature, you will return to the city of Salta.
Driving distance: 160 km paved road plus 20 km on gravel.
Estimate driving time: 3hs.
Altitude at arrival point:4200 mts ASL.
Total km: 360 km round trip.
– Private transportation 4x4
insures of passenger
– Private expert local guides (English- Spanish).
– Outdoor Activities as described,
– Water Bottles during outdoor activities & shuttle time.
– Lunch ,Wines and other alcoholic beverages during meals
– Tips for guides and drivers.