We will take route 51 to the West, to San Antonio de los Cobreswhere we will travel parallel to the railway track of the famous Train to the Clouds. We willl travel across Bull Gorge, Chorrillos, Ingeniero Maury, Alfarcito, Las Cuevas and Santa Rosa de Tastil, where we visit the ruins with the same name, the town and the antropological museum.
We continue to San Antonio de los Cobres where we will walk around in this old mining town. Once finished this visit, we´ll change direction, this time to the North passing through Route 40 towards the Big Salt Flats, shared with the neighbouring province ofJujuy. There we will see the pools where the salt is extracted and a restaurant built in salt. After visiting the salt lakes, we continue toPurmamarca crossing the Abra del Infiernillo (4170 masl) through Lipan´s Slope and Los Amarillos. Once in Purmamarca we´ll visit the town and after this visit we´ll go back to Salta.