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Salinas Grandes

Llamado Puna Jujena, 4600 San Salvador de Jujuy, Jujuy, Salta, Argentina
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“cost pesos” (2 reviews)
“salt flats” (6 reviews)
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Llamado Puna Jujena, 4600 San Salvador de Jujuy, Jujuy, Salta, Argentina
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"cost pesos"
in 2 reviews
"salt flats"
in 6 reviews
"above sea level"
in 2 reviews
"empanadas"
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"sunglasses"
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"vicuna"
in 2 reviews
"stalls"
in 2 reviews
"selling"
in 3 reviews
"uyuni"
in 2 reviews
"photos"
in 6 reviews
"salinas"
in 2 reviews
"purmamarca"
in 7 reviews
"landscape"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Visiting the Salt Flats was definetly the highlight of my recent trip to Salta & Jujuy. The place is a natural gem and it makes you feels "out of this world". One of the things I enjoyed the most was the complete silence and the...More

Thank Mariel1908
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

So much fun experimenting with photos. Wonderful place to visit and amazing drive across the mountains over a very windy road. Definitely worthwhile!

Thank Kathy1256
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We took out small kids there and they enjoyed it, recommend to take the guided trip with your own car. We all enjoyed that. So special

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

The Salinas Grandes is truly an amazing sight to behold and even more amazing is the landscape over the mountains from Purmamarca to get there. At 4200 meters at the top, the air is pure and your photos will be spectacular. Watch for families of...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Our guide drive us over a beautiful mountain pass to reach the salt flats. It was quite interesting to hear our guide describe how the salt is harvested and how the flats were formed so many millions of years ago. There is a small building...More

1  Thank dixiepeach
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Fairly epic salt flats. Not as vast as the ones at Uyuni in Bolivia, but an amazing drive up from Purmamarca and virtually no tourists make it quite special. You can’t drive on the salt flats with a rental car, though the road goes through...More

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Once you ascend to 4200 metres and cross the mountain top your are greeted across the ridge by the Salinas grandes shimmering white in the distance. A descent down the mountain though some stunning scenery will takje you to the salt flats. On arrival it...More

Thank karenponholiday
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Definitely worth a trip on the amazing drive. You walk on salt and the saltwater looks like you are walking on water!

Thank Jyoti C
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Nothing has impressed me more than the vast, flat, white landscape that make up the Salinas Grande. We rented a car and went a little further than the 'touristic stop' and we could enjoy this incredible beauty at around 4000m above sea level without any...More

Thank Martin_boc
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Loved it! A beautiful white sheet of salt! Was fortunate to have the sun come out while being there.

Thank KarinEmma
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1 August 2018|
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Response from Martin_boc | Reviewed this property |
Hi, From the city of Salta it takes around 3 to 4 hours to get to the Salinas. I recommend you to check with your hotel the road conditions as sometimes they become blocked due to heavy rain or some rock crumbling by the... More
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