Photo safaris in Salta: The most interesting places for taking good pictures in the city (2)

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The province of Salta is worldwide recognized by professional and amateur photographers in offering incredible scenery for all climates. But in its own capital also has locations that are a MUST for any fan of the architectural, landscape and documentary photography. So here we you bring two amazing places to go on a photo safari in the city of Salta.

3 – San Lorenzo Village

At just 8 kms of the city is a wonderful natural refuge, surrounded by the Yungas, with rivers and streams. As its name implies, is a village where you can find historical buildings, hotels and homes of luxury. Without doubt the main attraction of this town is the surrounding nature. Just 10 minutes from the center you can meet a microclimate with large trees and a diverse fauna, especially birds. There are several entrances to the hills, from which they can observe different views of the city of Salta and its outskirts. At the corner of Entre Rios Avenue and Mitre street you can take taxis to go at any time of day to San Lorenzo.

Ideal time to make this photo safari: in the early morning to enjoy the good weather and birds.

Recommended Equipment: Wide and Tele Lens for details, bag. Polarizing filter and hood for the lens. Beware of summer rains which are very common.

4 – San Bernardo Hill

Located in the eastern part of the city, this massif of stone and trees is a reference for all Salta. It is part of the Municipal Nature Reserve and has two main entrances: one by the route and another through the long stairs that reaches the top of the hill. Every day you can see tourists and sports lovers enjoying the view it offers of the city of Salta. You can also take the cable car, going through the stairs your will be able to appreciate the twelve Cross Stations and artificial waterfalls located on top of the hill.

Ideal time to make this photo safari: during morning or afternoon, near 5PM.

Recommended Equipment: Wide and Tele Lens for details, Bag. Polarizing filter and hood for the lens. Beware of summer rains which are very common.

Recommendations provided: Ensure the bag and the camera body to prevent outbursts.