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The valley contains numerous archaeological remains of pre-Columbian settlements.
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Rio Grande | Purmamarca Village, Humahuaca, Argentina
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 December 2005

The Quebrada de Humahuaca is located in the province of Jujuy, in the north of Argentina. The gorge is flanked on either side by multi-striated hills that are streaked with rich, vivid, blue, green, orange, yellow and red colours. This streaking effect, which gives this...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

we do not recommend to make the tour with an operator. It's much better to rent a car. With three persons its the same price and you can stop wherever you want. Taking time for your pictures and enjoy the great landscape. With the bus...More

4  Thank marco83ch
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

The beauty and charm of this landscape has something unique. Despite being only a place of desert mountains, they have the uniqueness of having them in all colors throughout their journey. The desert and the height, offer the magic of the simple things, calm, slow...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

After a long and bumpy ride taking us to 15,000 feet elevation we saw the 27 color hills!! What an incredible site!

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Spend a day or more touring this spectacular area. The colors of nature on on full display and will be evident at every turn. Photos just don’t do justice to the beauty you’ll find here.

1  Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We were a bit reluctant to go, as the weather wasn’t good and we had already seen so much beautiful rock formations and colours the past few days. It is quite a drive, but was worth it. Beautiful few, even without sun / with cloudy...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Beautiful scenery and at Tilcara there is a pre-colombian village in an area which has been inhabited for about 10,000 years.

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Charming market town with colonial flair. Northern Argentina town with a nice square and fine shops for gifts.

Thank MarkGaby
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The village of Purmamarca is quite lovely. It looks a bit like Cachi, with the main square the narrow colonial streets, and the small catholic church. But surrounding the village lies a layered and multi-colored mountain. If you´re in Salta, that´s a definite must-see. There...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

The drive through the Quebrada de Humahuaca is stunning. There are many interesting things to see and do along the way, most of which are a stones throw from the main road. Tilcara is a must, as are the many interesting churches you will find...More

Thank Stevetarn2014
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Go to Humahuaca station, there will be a lot of taxi drivers, who are offering tours to the national park. It costed 150 pesos per person in 2017. they bring you up for 30 min ( you probably dont need more) and back. Awesome experience!...More

2  Thank 185Irina333
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The Humahuaca Valley (Quebrada de Humahuaca) is a dramatic drive through varied landscapes. Highlights include the multicolored landscapes of the Painter's Pallette at Maimara (Paleta de Pintor) and the Seven Colours Hill (Cerro de los Siete Colores) at Purmamarca. Other highlights were the arcaeological site...More

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