17 days in Province of Jujuy, Salta & Cachi Itinerary

17 days in Province of Jujuy, Salta & Cachi Itinerary

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17 days in Province of Jujuy, Salta & Cachi Itinerary

Start: Province of Jujuy
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Province of Jujuy
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Salta
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Cachi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Province of Jujuy

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Province of Jujuy

Province of Jujuy ©
San Salvador de Jujuy, commonly known as Jujuy and locally often referred to as San Salvador, is the capital city of Jujuy Province in northwest Argentina. Teatro Mitre has been added to your itinerary. Shop till you drop at Tejidos Llama Negra and Mercado Municipal de Tilcara. Your inner history buff will appreciate Pucara de Tilcara and Capilla de la Inmaculada Concepcion. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia San Francisco de Paula, explore the striking landscape at Cerro Morado, see the interesting displays at Museo Posta de Los Hornillos, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Hill of Seven Colors.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Province of Jujuy tour builder site .

In April, daytime highs in Province of Jujuy are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Salta.

Things to do in Province of Jujuy

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Pucara de Tilcara ©
Pucara de Tilcara
Iglesia San Francisco de Paula ©
Iglesia San Francisco de Paula
Catedral de San Salvador de Jujuy ©
Catedral de San Salvador de Jujuy

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Salta

Salta ©
Salta boasts a vibrant social life and array of informative museums appealing to visitors looking for a memorable cultural experience.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): steep yourself in history at San Bernardo Convent, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Salta, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia San Francisco, get a new perspective on nature at MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Nuestra Senora de La Candelaria de La Vina, and finally hunt for treasures at Mercado Artesanal Tradicional. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Museo Historico Jose Evaristo Uriburu, examine the collection at Salta Cabildo, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then stop by Oliva Casa de Carteras, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Virgen de los Tres Cerritos.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Salta trip tool .

Traveling by car from Province of Jujuy to Salta takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Salta, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cachi.

Things to do in Salta

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Salta Cabildo ©
Salta Cabildo
Cathedral of Salta ©
Cathedral of Salta
Basilica Menor San Francisco ©
Basilica Menor San Francisco

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Cachi

Cachi ©
Though it's the biggest settlement for miles and locals call it a city, Cachi is really more of a village with a population of just over 2,000.
On the 18th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Cachi Iglesia. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Cachi, then make a trip to Recta del Tin Tin, then explore the ancient world of Parque Nacional Los Cardones, and finally appreciate the views at Valle Encantado.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cachi online journey planner .

Drive from Salta to Cachi in 3 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cachi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

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Molinos, Iglesia Nuestra Senora del Carmen
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Parque Nacional Los Cardones ©
Parque Nacional Los Cardones
Cachi ©
Cachi
Cachi Iglesia ©
Cachi Iglesia