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Travel Guide of Salta in Argentina by Influencers

Salta is the capital and most populous city in the Argentine province of the same name. With a population of 618,375 according to the 2010 census, it is also the 7th most-populous city in Argentina.

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Salta is a provincial capital located in the mountainous northwest of Argentina. Founded in 1582, Salta is known for its Spanish colonial architecture and Andean heritage. The city is built around the Plaza 9 de Julio, an elegant square lined with cafes and featuring the neoclassical cathedral and the Cabildo, an 18th-century town hall converted into a historical museum. Nearby, the Museo de Arqueología de Alta Montaña (MAAM) houses Inca artifacts

Situated at the gateway to the Andes, in the northwest of Argentina, Salta offers its visitors a complex and multiple face where the tranquillity of the sites invites contemplation. With its well-preserved Spanish architecture, the city is full of monuments, the Salta cathedral, the San Bernardo convent, the Virgin of Los Tres Cerritos, el cabido (the oldest building built by settlers, now a museum)... From Salta you can take the "cloud train" where you will cross the fabulous panoramas of the Altiplano until the terminus, the Polvorilla and its 4000m high viaduct !

Frequently Asked Questions by Travelers planning a trip to Salta

What kind of landscape does Salta have ?

Salta covers all types of landscapes: from the aridity of the Puna desert in the west, to the lush green of the jungle in the east, to the steep valleys and ravines in the centre of the province. The city of Salta is almost an essential stop.

The activities with the highest level of employment are: services (38.5%); agriculture, livestock and fishing (18.6%); commerce (17.0%); industry (13.6%) and construction (9.5%). In this line, the provincial average remuneration is $ 11,348.

Salta is a city in northwestern Argentina, capital of the province of the same name. It is located in the northern sector of the Lerma Valley. ... It covers an area of approximately 110 km². It is also the most populated city in the province, the second in the NOA and the seventh in the country.

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