Day trips & excursions

Salinas Grandes Salt Fields full-day tour from Salta

Availability: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Duration: 14 hours
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the beautiful Puna Plateau, the 3rd largest plateau in the world
  • Tour the Big Salt Works and be amazed by the vast slabs of the white salt that lay before your eyes
  • Enjoy the unique eco-system and the plants and animals that live there
What to expect

Your tour will start out by visiting the Big Salt Works, one of the largest excavation sites in the Puna which is responsible for supplying the provinces of Salta and Jujuy. The salt is taken out in forms of bricks and then put into sinks that produce 95% pure sodium chloride. Big Salt Works is located in a depression with an altitude of 8,858 feet which is connected along its northern border with Guayatayoc Lagoon. This desert of salt was once a salty lake but over time all moisture evaporated, leaving only salt.

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What's included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Attraction admission
  • Bilingual guide (English and Spanish)
  • Snack and non alcoholic drinks during the tour
What's not included
  • National Park Admission
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Infants 0-2 years old: free
Meeting point:

Pick-up from tour hotel

What to remember
  • Please contact the local operator at least 48 hours before the tour date to confirm the tour details, pick-up time, and hotel information. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
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Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 7.00am

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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.

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