Salta is the capital of the Salta Province, in the northwest of Argentina. It is Argentina's 8th largest city, with a population of around 475,000. The city was first founded on April 16, 1582 by the Spanish conquistador Hernando de Lerma. His original intension was the city to be an outpost between Buenos Aires and Lima in Peru.
From the Salta Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Salta
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This B&B was the best we stayed in in Argentina. It is in a beautiful hillside location, close to the bus station and only 10 minutes walk from the main square in the centre of Salta. ... more
Hi i am going to Salta beginning of August and really need some advice... could anyone tell me about the place. what there is to do there and how many days worth spending/ ]i need. cheap and nice places to stay,. nice places to eat etc.... thanks! ...
Salta to Arica
Anybody knows if there is transport to go from Salta,( Argentina) to Arica, (Chile), and if there is how long it takes and how much it costs? I was told that you have to go down to Buenos Aires to get a plane that will take you back to the north!!!!! Norma ...
Transfer from Atacama to Salta
Hi, Do you know if it's possible to hire a car or to do a transfer form San Pedro de Atacama to Salta? Buses departure days are not of my convenience so I need another transport to get to Salta on Wednesday. Do you know if it's possible to do it? Thanks! marafu ...