We will be waiting you at the airport or bus terminal station of the city of Catamarca. Our guide will welcome you and transfer you to your hotel for check-in. In the afternoon, a tour of the City of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca and its surroundings, highlighting the 25 de Mayo squear, surrounded by her big orange. Also we will visit the Craft Market, the Cathedral Basilica, a luxury of the history of architecture, the Dique El Jumeal, the archaeological ruins of Pueblo Perdido de la Quebrada and of course La Gruta de La Virgen del Valle. Finally we will visit the Archaeological Museum Adam Quiroga and the church of San Francisco. Finished our journey we back to the hotel. Night in Catamarca.
Breakfast at the hotel. Early in the morning we checked-out to move to Tinogasta, tourist area with its old buildings, landscapes of high mountains that offers beautiful viewpoints and areas virtually untouched. These lands are also known for its vineyards and fine regional wines artisanal production. We will visit the premises of Bodega Alta Esperanza, one of the most emblematic of the region. Our guide will teach us about the wines of Catamarca, manufacturing processes and systems vine training. Also we will share a talk on tasting techniques and taste the wines of our hosts. After the visit, while enjoying a stunning mountain landscape, we head to the Hotel Casa Grande, where we stay. This boutique hotel has the characteristic of being entirely built of adobe, with a perfect alchemy between rusticity and comfort. Tinogasta night.
Breakfast at the hotel. We will check out and this day will pass the surprising Abode Route linking Fiambalá Tinogasta with a tour of various historical monuments of adobe, built in the mid-eighteenth century, colonial architecture, and Hispanic mission. Abode Route has the feature running through vast vineyards and wineries host large. So know Bodega Don Diego, visit their facilities and taste their exquisite wines high. To end an unforgettable day we will move to the Baths of Fiambalá divine corner stone thermal baths mountainous. Here the hot springs emerge at 1750 msnm with temperatures ranging between 28 º and 51 º. The Baths of Fiambalá currently receive tourists from different parts of the world, who enjoy diving into the water to renew energy and receive the healing power that brings its mineral wealth, used for health treatments and relaxation therapies highly recommended by modern medicine. Here we will relax and enjoy the thermal water in its natural state. Return to Tinogasta. Night in Tinogasta.
Breakfast at the hotel. Early in the morning we will prepare to enjoy a unique and exclusive experience that combines the imposing landscape of Cuesta de El Portezuelo and its thousands of green, with the magic of one of the most important rock art of the Argentine Northwest, Cueva de la Candelaria. This cave is an archaeological site with a large concentration of cave paintings among which you can recognize typical anthropomorphic and Zoomorphic figures of the cultural association La Aguada. Complete this unforgettable journey of noon, we will undertake to return to the city of San Fernando. Night in Catamarca.
Breakfast at the hotel. When you tell us, we will transfer from the hotel to the airport or bus station in Catamarca. Farewell. If you wish we can combine your stay in Catamarca with any of the wonderful destinations that ALTURA – Argentina Tourism & Wines has to offer in Argentina.
Note: This Program of activities is presented as a guide and it is flexible. You may propose suggestions or changes that will help us make you enjoy your stay in Catamarca even more.
En Tinogasta: Alta Esperanza, Bodega Cuello Roca, Vittorio Longo, Saldaño, Elías J. Saleme, Yucuco.
En Fiambalá: Cabernet de los Andes, Finca Don Diego, Frutos de Fiambalá.
Options subject to availability.
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