San Ignacio Miní
Largest and best-conserved ruins of a Jesuit mission in NE Argentina. Baroque and native Guaraní style. UNESCO Heritage
Cataratas del Iguazú
The Falls of the Iguazú river, in the subtropical rainforest of Misiones at the border between Argentina and Brazil.
City of Salta
The capital of the province of the same name with its historic flair is a popular tourist destination and an excellent starting point for trips through the northwest of Argentina.
The highlight of the Museo de Arqueología de Alta Montaña are the mummies of three children, sacrificed in the Inca period on the Llullaillaco volcano (6739 m), with over 100 burial offerings.
Quebrada de Humahuaca
A mountainous and semiarid valley in the northwestern province of Jujuy, recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage cultural landscape.
Pucará de Tilcara
High-altitude settlement of the Tilcaras from the 13th cent., expanded later by the Inca. Best known archaeological site in Northwest Argentina.
Quebrada de las Conchas
The nature reserve with bizarre rock formations along the river of the same name is one of the most spectacular landscapes in northwestern Argentina.
The city in the heart of the Valles Calchaquíes in the NW province of Salta is the center of one of the most beautiful and famous wine regions of Argentina.