Things to see and do - Tilcara
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Tilcara Travel guide
Tilcara : Michelin's recommendations
If the village of Tilcara is rather ordinary, its location in the heart of the Quebrada de Humahuaca makes it a select spot from which to explore the region. It is also home to Pucará, a major archaeological site. Aficionados might want to head to the Museo Archeológico first.
Tourist attractions Tilcara : Things to see and do
1,5 km du village
The Pucará, a fortified village that occupied this dominating position from the 11C to the 15C, is proof of the importance of the Quebrada de Humahuaca road. Past the botanical garden, where local high-altitude species grow, you will come across the ..
The walk towards Punta Corral is best left to sporty types who are not prone to altitude sickness. The track climbs through superb landscapes, and even goes past the archaeological site of Alfarcito (crops growing on terraces). During the Holy Wednes..
What makes the Pucará de Juella site so charming is the way that nature has been left to insinuate itself among the ruins. This is another pre-Colombian site worth visiting in the history-rich region of Quebrada de Humahuaca.
Alvear 656 RA - 4624 Tilcara
Prix Prices from : 35 $
Featuring free WiFi, Tierra Andina Hostel offers pet-friendly accommodation in Tilcara, 20 km from Purmamarca. The capsule hotel has a sun terrace and ski storage space, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. You will find a 24-hour front de..
Sorpresa Y San Martin RA - 4624 Tilcara
This boutique hotel is situated on a mountain slope in Tilcara, offering views of the valley. It features rooms with private terrace, a heated outdoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi. Las Terrazas Hotel Boutique is integrated into the surrounding natur..
Quebrada de Humahuaca RA - 4624 Tilcara
Featuring a garden with a swimming pool, Cerrochico Lo del Frances offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and mountain views in Tilcara. Free parking is provided. The city centre is 2 km away. Decorated with exposed stone walls and parquet floors, rooms at Ce..