Salta Historic Folk Walk Including a Traditional Peña
Discover the history and folk traditions of northern Argentina during this 4-hour guided experience in the culturally-rich city of Salta. Spend an evening in a traditional peña (folk music club), where you'll learn the basic steps of a traditional dance while listening to stories of this popular pastime. Hotel pickup is included.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Professional guide
- Food and drinks
- Entry/Admission - Peña La Vieja Estación
What's excluded :
- Return transfer
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Peña La Vieja Estación, Balcarce 875, A4400 Salta, Argentina
The tour starts with the pick up from centrally located Salta hotels.
From there, your professional guide will transport you to a "Peña", a concentration of people united to play guitars and regional instruments. Local traditions and habits greatly influence the gathering. Discover northern folk roots through a guided tour of the main points of the area. See where poets and musicians salteños meet up and tour. Listen as your guide tells you fun tales about the history of the Peña.
During the Peña, learn the basic steps of the traditional dance. Salta has been the birthplace of folklore and singers, for those interested and want to participate in music and dance. Gatos, chacareras and zambas are all part of Salta's extensive history. The region is also well-known for its unique landscapes and variety of wines. Conclude the tour at the Peña where you can keep enjoying the music or return to your hotel (drop-off not included).
Duration: 4 hours
Departure Point :Salta, Salta, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina
Traveler pickup is offered
The pick up transfer is only from selected centrally located hotels. If your hotel is outside the geographic area, we will confirm you the closest meeting point. Indicate the name and address of your hotel.
Departure Time :8:00 PM
Return Detail :Salta, Salta Province, Argentina
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Dress code is smart casual
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- Peña subject to availability. The Peña can be modified.
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
- It is the passenger's responsibility to wear a protective mask and maintain distance. In case they don't respect the basic safety measures, they will be asked to leave the tour. The capacity of tour will be temporarily reduced to ensure social distancing.
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.