The Northwest

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Northwest - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • 1. Museo en los Cerros

    You'll find this surprising photography gallery by following a stony road that runs alongside the River Huichaira up into the mountains. The brainchild of photographer...Read More

  • 2. Plaza General Belgrano

    Orange trees and vendors populate the central square, which is surrounded by colonial buildings—including the imposing government palace. It's empty by day, but starts to...Read More

  • 3. Salinas Grandes

    West of Purmamarca you can ogle one of the area’s most eye-popping sights: the Salinas Grandes, more than 200 square km (80 square miles) of...Read More

  • 4. Centro Cultural y Museo Pasquini López

    Elevated on a natural balcony overlooking the city and with its own small patch of regenerated jungle, this mansion has a little museum of centuries-old...Read More

  • 5. Iglesia de San Francisco

    An ornate 18th-century wooden pulpit with dozens of figures of monks is the centerpiece of the Church of St. Francis, two blocks west of Plaza...Read More

  • 6. La Garganta del Diablo

    Seven km (4 miles) west of town is La Garganta del Diablo (The Devil's Throat), a red-rock gorge with waterfalls (the number depends on the...Read More

  • 7. Museo de Bellas Artes

    The Fine Arts Museum's collection of colonial-era religious works includes figures from Argentina's Jesuit missions as well as Cuzco-style paintings from Peru and Bolivia. Another...Read More

  • 8. Museo Presidente José Evaristo Uriburu

    Fine examples of late-colonial architecture—an interior courtyard, thick adobe walls, a reed-and-tile roof—abound in this simple building, the 19th- and 20th-century home of the Uriburu...Read More

  • 9. Museo y Centro Cultural Culturarte

    Drop into Culturarte to get a quick hit of contemporary art and photography. After seeing the exhibits, you can order a coffee and pull up...Read More

  • 10. Plaza 9 de Julio

    The heart of Salta is quintessential Latin America: a leafy central plaza named after Argentina's date of independence. Arcaded buildings line the streets surrounding it,...Read More

  • 11. Quebrada de las Conchas

    The first 50 km (30 miles) of the direct road to Salta (or the last stretch if you don't come via Cachi and Molinos) is...Read More

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