This is an activity with great popularity among tourists, especially in mountainous regions all over the world.Two people have been killed while paragliding in the last two years in the north of argentina so don't trust the suposed experts !
â¢ Tandem jumps double harness which are illegal are still offered by a company "Amontibar" who are responsible for killing David Mather 28 from the UK in 2008 and are still operating.
â¢ Cycling: Bicycle rides around the city or through a mountain track, perfectly designed for adventurers.
This activity includes several options with three degrees of difficulty low, moderate, high specially programmed to meet your expectations.
â¢ Motorcycling: Motorcycle rides with several option according to each particular need, always in the company of a qualified guide for each ride. It is a international high-quality product that brings together two passions: motorcycling and sightseeing.
â¢ Trekking: There are several options: short strolls around our bordering mountains or several days in the region, with different degrees of difficulty.
It is a perfect way of being in touch with nature and living each moment as an unique experience.
â¢ Mountain climbing: The region offers a great variety of mountains and volcanoes of between 3500 and 6740 m.a.s.l meters above sea level. This expeditions require previous experience, equipment and special logistics.
Thus, previous planning and preparation are needed, according to each mountain. Some options are:
â¢ Medium Mountain: GÃ³lgota Hill of 3500 m.a.s.l, Pacuy Hill of 4200 m.a.s.l., San GerÃ³nimo Crater of 4950 m.a.s.l.
â¢ High Mountain: Nevado de Cachi of 6380 m.a.s.l., Llullaillaco Volcano of 6740 m.a.s.l., Quewar Volcano of 6180 m.a.s.l., Socompa Volcano of 6031 m.a.s.l., Tuzale Volcano of 5560 m.a.s.l, Nevado del Acay of 5950 m.a.s.l.
â¢ Rafting: Any person can take part in this two-hour activity along the impressive Juramento River. Uncontrollable emotions, an excellent barbecue and a personal attention will make this trip something to remember.
â¢ Canopy: New in Salta! âThe Flight of the Condorâ is a name suitable for the incredible experience of flying over the Juramento River.
â¢ Rappel: Falls from up to 60 meters with equipment and guides included. This experience will make you feel alive and exceeding your own limits.
â¢ Fishing: There are several options: fishing trout in a quiet mountain stream, âPejerreyesâ in the huge Cabra Corral Dam, Dorado or SurubÃ in the fast-flowing Bemejo or Pilcomayo Rivers.
This is a charming town approx 20 minutes outside Salta. It has lots of accommodation, restaurants and its own attractions. Well worth a look if you only have a day, or even better, stay there and enjoy the wonderful hospitality only a small town can offer.