HUMAHUACA GORGE & IRUYA (2D/1NT)
Day 1: departure from Salta towards north. The first destination is the small town of Purmamarca where the famous Hill of the Seven Colors is located; we also visit the Church and the craft market in the main square. The route continues, passing through Posta de Hornillos and towards the town of Tilcara, where we visit the Pucará. We return to Huacalera, passing the Tropic of Capricorn from where you can see the colors of the hill called La Pollera de la Colla. Then we continue to Uquía where we will visit the Church, where the paintings of the Arcabuceros Angels (important vestige in the area of the Cuzqueña School) are kept. Arrival to Humahuaca: this important town is famous for its Church and the Independence Monument (El Indio) by the sculptor Soto Avendaño. Passing through the village of Iturbe and Abra del Cóndor (3900 m.a.s.l.) we arrive at the mouth of a small ravine where the picturesque town of Iruya of pre-Hispanic origin is located. Overnight in Iruya. Day 2: departure to Salta with a visit to the city of San Salvador de Jujuy. Arrival to Salta in the afternoon.
We leave Mendoza City to head for Potrerillos Dam, which is surrounded by huge mountains. We will, literally, fly across mountains and the Mendoza River hanging from a harness. This is a great adventure that mixes speed, excitement but also safety. Experience the rush and listen to the cable sing as we guide you over 700 meters (2296 feet) on 5 different zipline cables. Departure / arrival: between 8:30 am and 7 pm (approx.) Schedule: daily Duration: 1 hr Difficulty: Medium Minimum age: 6 years old (between 6 and 12 should be accompanied by an adult) Base circuit: 5 segments – 2.296 feet Services included: transfer in-out, bilingual guide, special equipment, and personal insurance. Suggestions: wear comfortable clothes, long trousers, a warm jacket, and sun cream.
Enjoy an unforgettable time at one of the Tango shows that Buenos Aires offers every night with the classic orchestras that revive the original styles with melancholic rhythms reminiscent of the 1940’s. Typical food, served with the best wines, excellent service and atmosphere may enhance the show. The impressive words, showing the most authentic poetry of the city, are interpreted by the most outstanding singers. The show features many professional artists: first rate musicians, dancers and singers join to offer an unforgettable show. Schedule: 8 pm (Dinner & Show) and 9 pm (only Show)