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Salta Tram (Teleferico)

Av Yrigoyen, Salta, Argentina
+54 387 431-0641
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Cheap ride to lovely spot

We took the ride for the views of Salta, but really loved the water features and gardens at the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cheggy56
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Moe, Australia
Worth the trip

We probably would not have done the ride on the Telpherico had I not had a twisted ankle and needed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diane B
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Auckland, New Zealand
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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
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the ride for the views of Salta, but really loved the water features and gardens at the top. It was beautiful and very refreshing after a week of travelling through desert.

Thank Cheggy56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We probably would not have done the ride on the Telpherico had I not had a twisted ankle and needed to keep walking to a minimum. however we were pleasantly surprised at the top with lovely gardens and beautiful views over Salta. The summit was...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent place to get a feel for the country side and views of the city. Great spot to cool off in the summer!

Thank JimmyGos
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 1 September 2017 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 18 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 28 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 12 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 30 June 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
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