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Salta Tram (Teleferico)

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Address: Av Yrigoyen, Salta, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 387 431-0641
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This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can...

This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can enjoy a view of the Lerma Valley.

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Good view, family stuff to do

Little expensive, but a good way to kill a couple of hours with a good view. Plenty of things up there. Play ground, fitness centre, tourist shops and food.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 October 2016
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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The attraction is too expensive for what it is! I paid €6 a couple of months ago in Madrid for a much longer journey. This was 150 ARS (about €8.50) and it only lasted less than 10 minutes.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Little expensive, but a good way to kill a couple of hours with a good view. Plenty of things up there. Play ground, fitness centre, tourist shops and food.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Cable cars are a fun enough thing to do when having a look at Salta. They allow you and your party exclusively to go on the car as it only takes about 6 people. They come every 5mins or so and the line goes quite quick. The view of Salta was fine and pretty much just a view of a... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Teleferico of Salta was a nice stop during my stay there it was a nice clear day and the view was fantastic. At first I was little scared because the structure seemed to be little old but all was working very well price of the ride is reasonable not too much to do once you get on the top, just... More 

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Bethel, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a really nice way to get an overview of Salta. It's much bigger than I thought, from walking around the old city where we stayed. Nice park on top of the mountain too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The teleferico is a great way to get up and down from Cerro San Bernardo. The views going up are amazing.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great view of Salta - our 5 year old was very excited for his first cable car ride. It can be very hot though - so make sure you take water to drink for the ride

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Salta, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

You can't miss this. The teleferico goes to the top os San Bernardo hill, which overlooks the city of Salta. A beautiful view of the city and all of the Valle de Lerma. At the top there are places to eat and rest.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

As we lined up, we noticed that the cars on the cable weren't moving. We found out that there was a problem with the electricity. I felt sorry for the folks who were stranded on the cable until they repaired it! On the positive side, the employees responded very professionally, refunding the money of those of us waiting in line,... More 

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Koeniz, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

On hot days it is that little bit cooler up there. And there might be aliitle more wind. It is also nice to walk along the small artificial waterfalls. There is a small Cafe on top from where you can enjoy views over the city. Not to be missed if you have one or two days in Salta.

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