Northern Argentina is very well connected with Northern Chile. For this reason an important exchange of passengers from San Pedro de Atacama to Salta, and vice versa occurs.
Due to the large number of inquiries we have about schedules and features, we have put us in touch with the two companies offering this route to provide reliable information to plan the trip.
The following information was provided by the respective companies and assume responsibility for changes and / or modifications. We try to keep this as we report information.
The 2 companies going to Chile are Pullman and Geminis and the current price to San Pedro de Atacama round the ar$850 per person.
This table content useful information on distances and heights of the major cities of North Argentina.
In general, northern of Argentina, is a tropical zone, so the weather is usually warm. But when there countless regions with special characteristics, this suffers many variations.
There is a huge weather range from the cold desert of the Andes and the puna, until the subtropical heat of the jungle.
The orientation of the mountainous cords plays an important role in the distribution of rainfall.
During the four seasons, this tourist area offers alternatives. Each station has its particular characteristics.
For those who enjoy the sun, water and green, summer is the best alternative, because the rains turn green vegetation surrounding rivers and remain plentiful, and in some cases, water has a warm temperature.
Here the foreign visitor may find a series of recommendations to travel in Argentina and NOA region, where is located the province of Salta.
Here you will find a list of useful telephone numbers and addresses of pharmacies, hospitals, etc.:
Information to whoever wants to leave the country from the northern region of Argentina. Here you will find the characteristics of the steps toward border into Chile and Bolivia.
For the tours: we recommend using water-resistant footwear, rubber plant or insulator. That is comfortable for hiking, horseback riding or ascents. It is also advisable to be a shoe used to wear out smoothly.
The ideal footwear, are trekking shoes that can be used for all outdoor activities.
There is a moment in every trip when we have to face an ancient dilemma. Is it really necessary to return with souvenirs for everyone from the office? Does that friend who I hardly ever see deserve a fridge magnet from my last trip to Argentina?