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Salta Tram (Teleferico)

Av Yrigoyen, Salta, Argentina
+54 387 431-0641
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Great view of the city

Was the first thing we did in Salta. Enabled us to get our bearings and get a great view of the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Martin H
via mobile
Average cable car ride for average views

A short trip up this cable car gives good views over Salta, although there isn't any more to see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alice W
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can enjoy a view of the Lerma Valley.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Av Yrigoyen, Salta, Argentina
+54 387 431-0641
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was the first thing we did in Salta. Enabled us to get our bearings and get a great view of the city. Doesn't take very long to get up and down. Would recommend. We walked there from near the main square but could easily get...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A short trip up this cable car gives good views over Salta, although there isn't any more to see from up there than over any other city. There's a cafe at the top & a viewpoint, as well as some small gardens. It's about 15...More

Thank Alice W
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Had time to spare in Salta so we decided to take this tram ride on a whim. Thought it would be too touristy but I must say we had an enjoyable afternoon. The tram itself is pleasant (great for kids) and the summit has lovely...More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Lonely Planet calls it. Tourist trap. They are crazy. It was worth every penny. A bus takes you to the train which is at 12,700 feet. A guide on the bus and train speaks English and Spanish. Each bus has medical staff for altitude sickness....More

Thank bubmorridon
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Inexpensive and quick way to get to the lookout point over Salta. They don't take any credit or debit card payment unless it's the local Visa Card and not the ones we had from the UK. Best to have cash. Amazing views from the cable...More

Thank Blanchflower
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We took the steps up and the tram down. Good views make sure you enter and sit on the right side for your trip down to get the best view of salta

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Not really that unique, you do get a great view of the city from the top. The windows of the cable car were scratched and impaired photography. The ride is expensive. Don't think I would do it again if I knew then what I know...More

Thank Robertmsnz
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the ride and the views from the top balcony, the park also has a very nice fountain and a walking trail. At then top there is regional market with all kinds of clothing and souvenirs from the area and a cafeteria.

Thank Solaz P
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Maybe the weather didn't help very much. It's not so high and we could not see the city very well. Safe.

Thank Ledalbu
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Otherwise horrifying, despite the logic of it being quite safe, dangling on a wire as you are hauled up the side of a seriously big hill is madness personified: great views to be sure but not if the vertigo reduces you to semi rational jellied...More

Thank Horatio T
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