Salta in Argentina is located in the province of Valle de Lerma. The city in the northwest is the perfect base for excursions by hired car. In the summer of 2020, during the months of May, June, July, August and September, temperatures of 19 to 24 degrees can be expected. While the summer months are considered the coldest, with temperatures still mild, they are also the months with the lowest probability of rain. Especially for excursions with or without a car these are the perfect conditions to get the most out of a trip to Salta. On Driveboo you have the opportunity to find your personal, best fitting hired car in a simple and transparent way. Our numerous filters make it easy for you to search for your individual hired car. If you do not know exactly which filters should be given special attention, we have put together the service packages Basic, Plus and Carefree.
Salta city center by night
The city of Salta is called La Linda, which in English means the beautiful. When you reach Salta, you will soon notice why this city has this nickname. A scenic colonial city awaits you, just as you are accustomed to from other countries in South America. The region of Salta is one of the most beautiful places to visit in the South American country of Argentina. You can expect a variety of sights, which are worth a visit throughout the year. With your hired car you can experience beautiful journeys, which are attractions in themselves on the way to your next highlight. The good connection between the different sights and attractions in the close distance of Salta, makes this destination especially interesting for a journey of discovery by hired car. Let yourself be impressed by the diversity of culture and landscape.
What excursion destinations are there in and around Salta?
Los Cardones National Park
The spectacular Los Cardones National Park is located about 100 km from the city of Salta and takes you through the valleys of Calchaquies. In this National Park you will find many special cactus species. The park itself is named after the special cactus species Echinopsis atacamensis, in Spanish Cardón.
The Puna highlands are very diverse and are perfect for a Road trip by car. You will be driving on lonely roads while you are on the volcanic landscape on your way to e.g. the famous salt lakes of this region
Drive to the hills of seven colors
Another wonderful ride that you should not miss with your hired car is the ride to the hill of seven colors The tour by car takes about 1 hour. The region is 157 km away from Salta and the drive over takes about 3 hours.
Vineyards of Cafayate
Cafayate is the region where you will find, among other things, the hill of seven colours. Another of the highlights in this region are the vineyards, where you should definitely try the famous white wines of the region. However, we strongly advise you to never drive under the influence of alcohol in order to avoid unnecessary danger for you and your companion. Cafayate is located south of the province of Salta. You can reach the region 196 km away in about three and a half hours.
We, at Driveboo try to give you the best pick-up options for each destination. Where can I pick up a hired car in Salta? Also for Salta you can pick up your hired car either from stations in the city or from the city's airport, the Martín Miguel de Güemes International Airport. So when making your pick up selection, you should consider which of these two options is most convenient for you. We also offer the possibility of choosing an alternative drop-off point to give you full flexibility. In addition, you can choose from a variety of vehicle classes and their features to tailor your trip even more.
We offer the following companies to pick up your hired car in Salta:
We at Driveboo wish you a good and safe ride!