We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 249.00*
and up
Movitrack Safari Tour to Puna, Salt Falts and Purmamarca from Salta
More Info
USD 111.00*
and up
Salinas and Purmamarca Full Day Tour from Salta
More Info
USD 71.00*
and up
Full-Day Tour Salinas Grandes, Purmamarca and More from Salta
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“take photos” (2 reviews)
“hairpin bends” (2 reviews)
“chili” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Argentina
Write a ReviewReviews (222)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"take photos"
in 2 reviews
"hairpin bends"
in 2 reviews
"chili"
in 2 reviews
"salt flats"
in 2 reviews
"potrerillos"
in 2 reviews
"road"
in 5 reviews
"cuesta"
in 2 reviews
"drive"
in 4 reviews
"purmamarca"
in 2 reviews
Filter
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I cycled this road as part of my journey from Buenos Aires to Lima and it was definitely one of the highlights! Never ending climbs and hairpins with some of the most majestic scenery you can imagine! Highly recommended, tops out at around 4100m, if...More

Thank Greg M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This has to be the best drive I've ever taken, the views are undescribable as you wind your way up through a succession of hairpin bends. Loads of places to take photos as you go.

Thank Stevetarn2014
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Very difficult to describe! In fact, you have to experience the drive to see and understand what I mean. A zigzaging Man-made road in a breathtaking landscape! I visit it each time I can. La Cuesta de Lipán would take you to Chile (by Paso...More

Thank Betty P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Like many of the road trips in this part of the world, this road is spectacular. never ending hairpin bends wind their way up to and well over 4000 metres. if you keep going you will end up in Chile, but you could just go...More

Thank Wherenextdaddy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The road is spectacular with various geological landscapes and plenty of surprises along the multiple curves. It culminates at 4170m but remains a very easy drive all the way. Of course it is a bit less spectacular than other passes, some even at higher altitude,...More

Thank JMGeneva
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

This is probably top 5 scenic road in the World. What a marvelous canyon, colors, Cactus , Cardones, Cerros , Llamas, Alpaca, Vicuña . It is located 4000 above the ocean level.

Thank Alexandre M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 June 2013

We used Uma Travel in Salta for our long but very well worth day out. We were picked up at 7.30am in a 4 wheel drive with an excellent driver called Gonzales (Turk) and followed the track used by the Train to the Clouds which...More

3  Thank 2BISCUITS
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 hotels in Province of Jujuy
Mirador del Virrey, Cabanas Boutique
339 reviews
12.92 km away
Huaira Huasi
355 reviews
13.14 km away
Casa de Adobe
339 reviews
13.95 km away
Hotel La Comarca
438 reviews
14.02 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Pedro Pan Purmamarca
115 reviews
14.85 km away
Hotel La Comarca
163 reviews
14.04 km away
Restaurante La Posta
331 reviews
14.95 km away
Tierra de Colores
352 reviews
14.78 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Hill of Seven Colors
2,623 reviews
14.91 km away
Pucara de Tilcara
2,582 reviews
25.04 km away
Paseo de los Colorados
1,182 reviews
15.07 km away
Cementerio Nuestra Senora del Carmen
80 reviews
23.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cuesta Del Lipan staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit