Salta is the capital of the province of Salta, up in the mountains in northern . Salta is typically visited as a launching point for the nature and small towns in the region, but has its own charms and sights worth seeing too.

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 535,000
  • IATA airport code: SLA
  • United Nations Location Code: AR SLA
  • Latitude: -24.7859° or 24° 47' 9.2" south
  • Longitude: -65.4117° or 65° 24' 42" west
  • Elevation: 1183 meters (3881 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 3838233

Other Names for Salta

  • Arabic: سالتا
  • Armenian: Սալտա
  • Belarusian: Сальта
  • Bulgarian: Салта
  • Chinese: 萨尔塔
  • Esperanto: Saltaurbo
  • French: Salta
  • Georgian: სალტა
  • German: Salta
  • Greek: Σάλτα
  • Hebrew: סלטה
  • Hindi: साल्टा
  • Italian: Salta
  • Japanese: サルタ
  • Korean: 살타
  • Persian: سالتا
  • Portuguese: Salta
  • Quechua: Salta llaqta
  • Russian: Сальта
  • Serbian: Салта
  • Spanish: Ciudad de Salta
  • Spanish: Salta
  • Ukrainian: Сальта
  • Urdu: سالتا
  • Western Panjabi: سالتا

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