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.

Salta Tram (Teleferico)

Address: Av Yrigoyen, Salta, Argentina
Phone Number: 387/431-0641
Improve this listing
80%
Ranked #13 of 32 Attractions in Salta
Type: Trams, Transportation
Owner description: This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can enjoy a view of the Lerma...
More attraction details
Attraction details
Type: Trams, Transportation
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can enjoy a view of the Lerma Valley.

Hotels near Salta Tram (Teleferico)

Write a Review

826 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    276
    391
    130
    21
    8
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
475 reviews 475 reviews
309 attraction reviews
360 helpful votes 360 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Salta is a checker-board low rise town filling a large valley bordered by featureless hills. Looking down on it from a height of 2,000 or so ft tells you nothing about it, and such ground level landmarks as it has vanish into thin air the higher you rise. The view from the 6th floor of our hotel was worth twice... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The cable car, is a cable car. It costs $A 85 for a return trip and $A 45 for a single. Once up the top you get good views of the city and there are a few interesting features on top of San Bernado. The cafe was closed ( it looked as though a party was there the night before),... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Diego
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
47 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

A beautiful ride to the top of the cerro and a magnificent view of Salta and the surrounding area. Take the time to have an empanada (surprisingly good) and a beer and take in the beautiful scenery.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Salt Lake City, Utah
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Nice smooth ride, great vantage point of the entire city, cool temps, calm atmosphere make this a must when in Salta.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Buenos Aires
Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
21 attraction reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

First, make sure you go on a sunny day. If you go on a cloudy day, it will be a waste of time. In the summer months, that means going up in the morning before afternoon clouds and rain come in. The entrance is located just a few blocks away from the downtown area. Tickets are not expensive. You can... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

You don't have to take the team. 45 pesos for direction We walked on the road The view was very nice, and we did it in 45 minutes up

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Got a better view and understanding of the geography and also the amount if tourist in December. Tram not needed since there are better ways.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
31 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is a very nice place to go and relax, very calm, lots of birds singing all the time, and a great view of Salta from the top of the mountain...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saratoga, California
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
35 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The tram itself and the view from the top were nice. However we went on Sunday and we had to wait 1 hr in a huge line... which spoiled the experience. Plus there was a crowd on the top.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Salta, Argentina
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Wonderful way to have a fun day in anadorable place like the top of saint bernard hill. uper recomendable, even at night if you have a car is great to go and see the night view up there, super safe with police at any time.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Salta Tram (Teleferico) also viewed

 

Been to Salta Tram (Teleferico)? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Salta Tram (Teleferico) and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Salta Tram (Teleferico) staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?