It is located in the middle of the Calchaquíes Valleys, in front of the Nevado de Cachi and in the union of the Cachi River with Calchaqui River. It is a town with a colonial charm, with houses constructed in adobe, and former traditions. It is outstanding for the presence of archaeological remains of former Diaguita communities.
Also, it has natural areas as the Los Cardones National Park and the Valle Encantado, with granite forms shaped for the action of the wind and the rain.
Attractions: Natural areas, archaeology, flora, fauna, historical tourism, handicraft, gastronomy, traditions, mountains, rivers.
Activities: Mountain climbing, cultural tours, ridings, hiking.
How to get there: All year long.
When to go: By land, through National Road 40. Airway, to Salta Airport.
Weather: Cold and dry temperate.
Services: Transportation, accommodations, food.
Surroundings: Salta, Cafayate.