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Humahuaca & Serranía de Hornocal Day Trip
Activities in Salta

Humahuaca & Serranía de Hornocal Day Trip

  • English and Spanish
  • 14 hours

Discover the dazzling colours of the northern Argentinian mountains on this day trip to Humahuaca and the Serranía de Hornocal

Humahuaca & Serranía de Hornocal Day Trip

After picking you up between 6:30 am and 7 am, we'll set off for the Quebrada de Humahuaca: an incredible gorge declared a World Heritage Site. Our first stop will be at the Cerro de los Siete Colores hill in Purmamarca - the scenery will take your breath away!

Afterwards we'll head to Tilcara, where we'll visit the Pucará de Tilcara Archaeological Site. We'll also get to see the beautiful natural landscape of the Paleta del Pintor, meaning "Palette of the Painter", and marvel at its dazzling colours!

Our next stop will be in the historic colonial centre of Humahuaca. After taking a break for lunch, we'll hop on board a 4x4 and set off for the magnificent Serranía de Hornocal mountain range, where you can take some impressive pictures of the landscape.

At the end of the trip we'll return to Salta, arriving by around 7:30 pm.

Pick up 

This tour includes pick up from hotels in the centre of Salta. If you're staying elsewhere, we'll pick you up from the following meeting point in Salta: number 45 Calle Buenos Aires.

Minimum age

The minimum age to take part in this activity is 4 years old.


Per person
US$ 42.80
  • Per person

    US$ 42.80

More Information


14 hours.


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


Hotel pick up and drop off.

Transport by bus or minibus, depending on group size.

English and Spanish speaking guide.

Not included


Entry fee to the ruins of Pucará de Tilcara: 300ARS (US$4.7) per person.

When to book?

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

If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Salta).


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of 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.


Yes (you must attend with a carer).

US$ 42.80
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service starts

Meeting point

Calle Buenos Aires, 45.


Free! Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.
When the minimum number of participants (2) is not reached, we will contact you to offer you other alternatives.