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Sierra del Tontal Trip
Activities in Barreal

Sierra del Tontal Trip

  • English and Spanish English and Spanish
  • 8 hours
  • Hotel pick up

Discover the beautiful Sierra del Tontal mountain range with this fantastic trip from Barreal. You will be amazed by the stunning landscapes of the San Juan region in Argentina.

Sierra del Tontal Trip

At 10 am, we will pick you up at your hotel in Barreal. From there, we will depart in an all-terrain jeep to the Calingasta Valley, where the Sierra del Tontal is located: a majestic mountain range also known as the foothills of San Juan.

We will follow in the tracks of drivers of the Dakar Rally, which took place in South America between 2009 and 2019. We will pass through some of the most crucial stages of the race! Afterward, we will move towards the area of the mountain range where a series of communication antennas stand at an altitude of more than 13,000 feet.

During the trip, we will also admire the otherworldly landscapes of puna grasslands, which are characteristic of the Andean altiplano regions. And after enjoying these panoramic views, we will visit an old silver deposit, which was exploited during the Argentine government of Domingo Faustino Sarmiento.

Afterward, we'll regain our strength with a tasty picnic lunch and start our return journey. Along the way, we will observe other points of the 250 miles of mountains that make up the Sierra del Tontal. Don't forget to bring your camera to photograph these majestic peaks! In winter, they are covered by a thick white blanket of snow, making them even more spectacular.

We will take another break halfway through to enjoy a light snack in the middle of nature. Finally, at 6 pm, we will be back at your hotel in Barreal.

Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.

Price

Adults Children from 3 to 10 years old Children under 3 years old
Tour in English
US$ 70
US$ 35
Free

Tour in English

  • Adults

    US$ 70
  • Children from 3 to 10 years old

    US$ 35
  • Children under 3 years old

    Free

* A reservation for one person will include a supplement.

More Information

Duration

8 hours.

Language English and Spanish

This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) guided tour.

Included

Hotel pick up and drop off.

Transport in all terrain jeep.

English speaking guide.

Lunch and snack of local products.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up until the previous day (10:00 am) if there are still places available.

Digital voucher

We will send you a voucher that you can show on your phone to take part in the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

Yes (imperative to point out when the booking is made).

US$ 70
No hidden fees or surcharges

Cancellations

If you cancel 48 hours before the activity starts, we will refund you 75%. If you cancel 24 hours before the activity starts, we will refund you 50%. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.