Knowing Salta in bike
- Published: Tuesday, 14 July 2015 18:02
An interesting and original proposal to do in Salta is crossing it by bike. This is a very enjoyable activity that allows getting to know the places in a different way, go stopping the rhythm you want and it can be done in the company of friends, family, couples or why not alone.
Between two and eight hours can be traveled Salta visiting the most representative points as the historic Cabildo, the Convent, the Museum of Anthropology, the railway station, the craft market and squares.
Also we recommend visiting the Cerro San Bernardo, a viewpoint from where a panoramic view of the whole city is obtained.
There are other museums to visit such as the Museum of Fine Arts, is a house where a collection formed by national and foreign artists.
The tour duration will depend on the amount of time you want to stop in each place.
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For those who wish to start with adventure tourism activity we recommend the MTB Bull Circuit. This route does not involve great efforts nor requires a special technique.
This tour can be done in about 5 hours and invites you to discover magnificent scenery.
La Quebrada del Toro is an important natural communication channel that connects the Valle de Lerma with the Puna. This communication channel was used for years for that reason several archaeological sites can be found.
This proposal has as its starting point the town of Campo Quijano, which is known as the Portal de Los Andes, is located just 30 kilometers from the city of Salta in the valley of Lerma. You can reach this place by car and from there begin the journey ...
The adventure can continue being part of the journey that makes the Tren a las Nubes stopping at some stations as Rio Blanco and El Alisal.
Some advices ...
It is important to note that this tour is not recommended for people suffering from vertigo.
In case of a bicycle tour with children, you should consider the age and not subjected to great physical effort, it is suggested to adapt the route and stops for children.
It is always advisable to ascend gradually as the body needs to adapt to the height difference, this is very important for people living in low-lying areas.
Finally, we must respect the body time to prevent ailments such as lack of oxygen, headache, sleep disorders, among others.