Things to see and do - Salta
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Salta : Michelin's recommendations
Salta the Beautiful is an appealing stopover in the Noroeste, with numerous interesting museums, including the MAAM; fine colonial architecture inherited from the Spanish Golden Age; a dynamic and hospitable atmosphere. It is also an ideal starting point for a trip to the magnificent Quebrada de Humahuaca.
Tourist attractions Salta : Things to see and do
Estación de Salta
To reach the clouds is the feat the Tren a las Nubes attempts. The train takes you up to a vertiginous 4 200m altitude (not for the fainthearted!), via numerous works of art, including the famous Polvorilla Viaduct. A 16hr round trip in great comfort..
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Weaving, pottery, basketwork, religious art... This museum showcases all the wealth of Latin and Central American crafts and, above all, gives an insight into their meaning. An attractive and informative museum.
In March 1999 the mummies of three Inca children, which had been preserved in the ice since the 15C, were discovered 6 700m up on a slope of Llullaillaco Volcan. The MAAM is dedicated to this fundamental discovery, and gives visitors an insight into ..