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Cuesta del Obispo

RN33, Salta, Argentina
+54 387 404-0973
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“winding road” (5 reviews)
“tin tin” (2 reviews)
“high altitude” (5 reviews)
RN33, Salta, Argentina
+54 387 404-0973
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

An amazing but very twisty and on an unmade road with countless hairpin bends with the most amazing views over the valley. At the top of the road it then continues through Los Cardones National Park and along the Tin Tin straight road to Cachi...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

one of the nicest roads in argentina,incredible ,narrow hight no dangerous but very nice to reach Cachi

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Nice place to stop with amazing view before entering the Cordones National Park. How did they bring up the millstone?!

Thank hari751
Reviewed 29 August 2017

One of our highlights on our trip to Salta. We went with an organised tour. I was happy not to have to drive this winding road by ourselves. The road is not for the fainthearted! We went on a cloudy cold day, but that only...More

Thank birgitnz
Reviewed 9 August 2017

If you love nature and you want to see amazing views, make the tour to Caci using the cuesta del Obispo. It is an amazing route with even more amazing views of the Cerros. On the way you stop several times to take photos and...More

Thank Lieszambr
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The drive to Cuesta del Obispo offers some stunning views, reaching approximately 3400 meters above sea level. When going there from Salta you will find very diverse landscapes that vary from jungles to deserts. If you like to drive, definitely rent a car and do...More

2  Thank Federico C
Reviewed 21 March 2017

It was an impressive drive through a very diverse landscape, ranging from junge to desert and high altitude. A must-do in Salta

1  Thank heinestrassewg
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This was not on our agenda but became part of our trip as our original destination was blocked by a mudslide. So glad we got to see this beautiful landscape! Must do it in a four-wheel drive though!

1  Thank irena_sg
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The road winds up the mountain to 3457m above sea level giving some superb views. Well worth the trip

2  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is a long ride going up mountains through a zigzag street, to enjoy a view for the valley, the mountains, the clouds. Best to see both with clouds at morning or without on afternoon.

1  Thank Ayman Z
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4 August 2016|
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Response from Tom5671 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on your driving habits. We drove the car ourselves. To go to the top about 45 min. Downhill the same. You want to look around.