Best Things To Do in Cafayate, Argentina

Whether you're visiting Cafayate for a few days or are a localite, Cafayate is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Cafayate. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Cafayate. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Cafayate. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Cafayate keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Cafayate listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

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Tourist Attractions in Cafayate

Here is the list of things to do in Cafayate and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Quebrada De Cafayate

    Tags: Outdoors, Geological Formation

    This dale in the Andes in one thing you shouldn’t miss on your trip to Cafayate. The naturally formed variations in the rock due to erosion of wind and soil unite to create a picture-perfect sight. The distinctive formations include the Giant, the Obelisk, the Priest and the Frog, the sinking Titanic. The most enthralling is the naturally formed amphitheatre with clean 45 degrees cut that...Read more
  2. Museo De La Vid Yel Vino

    Tags: Museum, Food And Drinks, Specialty Museum

    A solely wine dedicated museum formerly known as "La Encantada Winery”, this is a delight to the wine lovers. The museum has a detailed tour on the exclusive uniqueness of the wines from the Calchaquies Valleys.
  3. Museo De Vitivinicultura

    Tags: Museum, Food And Drinks, Specialty Museum

    Housed in a 19th century building and part of the Bodega Encantada winery, Museo de vitivinicultura offers the exhibit of wide range of wine producing equipments and a elaborated history of the traditional wine production in the town.
  4. Rio Colorado

    Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail

    This is an amazing hike to 5 striking waterfalls. While you have to walk 6 kilometers southwest of town, a 1.5 hour long hike upstream will take you to the waterfall where you can swim and splash. Look out for the hidden paintings on your expedition and have fun!
  5. Winery Nanni Or Bodega Nanni

    Tags: Outdoors, Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Winery

    This is one of the finest wineries in Cafayate with a lovely grass patio. Take a tour, opt for a wine tasting session and explore the organic range of wines on your visit. A petite restaurant offers dishes that can compliment your wine tasting affair!
  6. Antigua Bodega Vasija Secreta

    Tags: Museum, Food And Drinks, Winery, Specialty Museum

    A colonial winery and museum displaying the mechanism and machinery used to make wine a hundred years ago! Wine tasting tours are available. 
  7. Plaza Central

    Tags: Outdoors, Cafe, Market, Square

    A charming central square to enjoy an evening stroll, shop for souvenirs or grab a coffee at any of the cafeterias. Many restaurants serving heavenly steak dinners are also available!
  8. Bodega Domingo Hermanos

    Tags: Outdoors, Food And Drinks, Winery, Vineyard

    A petite but interesting winery, guided tours available only in Spanish. Drop in for some excellent in-sight on the wine making process! 
  9. Bodega El Esteco

    Tags: Outdoors, Food And Drinks, Winery, Vineyard

    One of the oldest wineries in the Salta province, a short-drive will take visitors to enjoy its delectable range. Guided tours are available or the visitors can opt to stay at the hotel set in the winery and extend this lavish affair. 
  10. Museo Arqueologico

    Tags: Museum

    This is a collection of the excavations done by archaeologist Rodolfo Bravo. There is a huge collection of ceramics, from the black and gray wares of the Candelaria and Aguada cultures to late Diaguita and Inca pottery.
  11. Iglesia Nuestra Senora Del Rosario

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Constructed between 1890 and 1895, this simple church is the local cathedral and religious centre of Cafayate. Set right in the heart of the town, this aesthetic building is the one of the three churches of Argentina with five ships. It hosts the worship place of patron saint of Cafayate, Our Lady of the Rosary.
  12. Ruinas De Los Quilmes

    Tags: Outdoors, View Point, Ancient Ruin, Hill

    The ruins of Quilmes, as they are known, belonged to the Calchaquí natives who settled on the hillsides and on the mountain range called Calchaqui, from which the tribes got their name: Quilmes and Calchaqui. They still enclose a breathtaking view of a stone fortress and traces of old civilization.
  13. La Estancia De Cafayate Golf Course
    La Estancia de Cafayate is a 550-hectare (1360 acre) secluded wine and residential sporting estate. Carefully designed by California architect and master planner, Jack Zehren, the property offers approximately 360 homesites with spectacular Andean Mountain views. The design celebrates the area’s rich culture with meandering vineyards, horse pastures and an 18-hole golf course designed by ...Read more
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    Tom Tailford

    Comfortable bed, powerful shower with hot water, fridge and ac in room, breakfast included and great location!

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