|• Total||1,570 km2 (610 sq mi)|
|• Density||7.5/km2 (19/sq mi)|
Towns and municipalities
The main rivers in the region are Calchaquí, and Santa María. Both end at the area called Las Juntas or La Ciénaga, joining at the beginning of the Las Conchas river, which runs in the same-named vallery to the northwest, ending at the Cabra Corral reservoir.
The Departament is known for its vineyards. Cafayate has other tourist sites such as an 18th-century mill built by the Jesuits which is still used on occasion for the tourism trade.
Media related to Departments of Salta at Wikimedia Commons
- (Spanish) Departments of Salta Province website