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Argentina Northwest Tours

Published on May 23, 2015 under Argentina
Argentina Northwest Tours

Argentina Northwest is a historical and geographic region of Argentina that is composed of different provinces (6 provinces in all). Argentina Northwest is a region with high mountains, blue sky and impressive volcanoes. It maintains the roots of the regions pre-Columbian cultures thought it is influenced by the customs and habits of Puna. Northwest has a rich and wonderful legacy of the past, indigenous ruins and work of art.

Tilcara is a city located at the province of Jujuy, Argentina. The city features rich aboriginal traditions and those dramatic landscapes of the mountains that make it the best tourist spot in the Northwest of Argentina. The biggest attraction in the city of Tilcara is the Pucara de Tilcara (known today as the Pukara Quechua “fortress). It is located on a hill outside the small town of Tilcara. These stone ruins serves as the tribe of the warriors during the time. You can also experience in the city of Tilcara the lively festivals.

Trekking Tilcara Calilegue – this is one of the trekking trips that can provoke your emotions and adrenalines. The diversity of landscape and proximity to culture and history of the region, you can trek these place for 5 days. After been received by Tilca, here you can visit the Indian fortress (Pucara), an archeological site. It is provided by the Kallpa Tour.

Second day of the trekking will take you to Alfarcito, it is the starting point to Las Yungas (the local guides will guide you all the way). This will take you to a journey of panoramic views of Quebrada de Humahuaca. From the point towards the landscape starts to change and the vegetation becomes thicker suitable to the clamminess of the area. The last part will be journey towards the Peña Alta.

Assistance and foods are included in the trekking package that the Kallpa Tours is offering. Adventure is definite from the beginning of the journey to the very end while enjoying the scenic view of the nature. The trekking consumes 7 hours per day, making 35 hours for the whole 5 days of trekking. The destination will start at the city of Tilcara and the end of the destination is the city of Salta. It is 5 days and 4 nights of trekking (including one night in the hotel, 1 in the basic camp and 2 nights in the family house), and transfer from the City of Salta to City of Tilcara and back to Salta is included in the package.

All the scenic view that can be seen during the trekking san relieves your stress and gets to enjoy the view and the day. The hotel services are also unique and you will absolutely love them. You will surely enjoy the Northwestern Argentina for its finest scenic view and there are lots of things to do. You can enjoy Northwest Argentina with your friends, family and loved ones. The overwhelming views can create a romantic aura for couples who are visiting the area. You will love the country of Argentina.

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