Northern provinces feature traces of pre-Columbian cultures, mingled with ruins of native’s villages, as well as forts and constructions back to the time of the Conquest and Colonization. Time seems to stand still in the high plateau of the Puna, a land full of mountain ranges, steep mountain paths, and gorges. Villages have been built in the small valleys. The region offers landscapes full of contrast for tourists to enjoy, from the high peaks to the plains, the salt pans, where Latin American culture took root.
From Salta the train to the Clouds starts its journey up the mountain trough thinly bringes, tunnels and viaducts, which will end at San Antonio de los Cobres, 4,200 meters above sea level.
Impressive combination of mountain ranges and aggressive blue skies. Cafayate is surrounded by vineyards where the famous Torrontés wine is produced.
Meet the Indian culture and enjoy the colourful scenery with tiny old villages and archaeological sites.
This journey highlights 3 different circuits of Northern Argentina. The first one, the "Way to the Clouds" follows the famous railway track of the "Train to the Clouds" through the “Quebrada del Toro” (Bull’s Ravine) up to San Antonio de los Cobres
Land crossing to the Atacama Desert (Chile)