Tobacco Route Full Day Tour from Salta
Discover the history, culture, and production methods of one of Argentina's most profitable products, tobacco, during this 8-hour tour from Salta. Visit a tobacco factory, see the fields where the crop is grown, and learn about the different varieties of snuff produced in the area before sitting down for lunch at the Cabra Corral Dam (own expense). Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
Start the tour with pickup by air-conditioned coach from your Salta hotel around 9am. Make your way to the Lerma Valley, located at an altitude of 3,937 feet (1,200 meters) above sea level, where much of Salta's tobacco production is concentrated.
Tour a tobacco production area, where you'll learn about the fields, production methods, and varieties produced in the region. Next, head to the Cabra Corral Dam, where you'll have free time for lunch (own expense) before paying a visit to Finca Santa Anita, a family farm where traditional agricultural artifacts have been found and restored. Learn about the other agricultural products produced in the area, including goat cheese, peppers, and Creole snuff.
Get dropped back at your Salta accommodations at around 5pm.
Please note: All food, drinks, and recommended gratuities are at your own expense.