Salta & Jujuy: North of Argentina Reading Time: 18 minutes I’ve been dreaming of seeing the north of Argentina for years, and now I’m finally here. It was definitely a bit of a challenge finding solid information, however, so I want to lay it out here to hopefully help anyone else looking to head north … More SALTA & JUJUY: Tips for Traveling the North of Argentina
Reading Time: 8 minutes This was by far the biggest surprise to me in Jujuy, and probably one of my favorite destinations in the entire province. Everyone knows about the Cerro de los Siete Colores in Purmamarca. Everyone knows about the Serrania del Hornocal in Humahuaca. But nobody talks about La Quebrada de las Señoritas … More LA QUEBRADA DE LAS SEÑORITAS
The Seven Colored Mountain is the reason most people come to Purmamarca, and with reason. This mountain range is absolutely stunning and everywhere you turn feels like the perfect photo opportunity. In short, this place is magical. Whether you come for just one day to Purmamarca or stay a few days, getting up close with … More EL CERRO DE LOS SIETE COLORES
Supposedly the Serrania del Hornocal has 14 different colors in the mountain range, however, according to our guide, people have counted up to 32, as more colors are revealed after it rains. This incredible colorful mountain range is found just 27km from the desert town of Humahuaca, in Argentina’s Jujuy province, and 4,761 meters (15,620 ft) … More SERRANIA DEL HORNOCAL
Tilcara is not a big town, but it definitely has all the conveniences of one: Supermarkets, hotels, hostels, Western Union (Yayy), restaurants, cafes, etc. I was only here for a day, but it seems like a fantastic place to make as a base for a few days. Tilcara is only a 35 minute (120 pesos … More Tilcara & La Garganta del Diablo
Reading time: 8 minutes The Salinas Grandes in Argentina sit right on the border between the Jujuy and Salta Provinces. They are the fourth largest salt flats in the world (Uyuni in Bolivia is the largest), and they are absolutely stunning. And, surprisingly easy and affordable to get to! The closest town to the Salinas … More SALINAS GRANDES: Getting there, prices, etc.