Arequipa and Colca Canyon 04 Days
Colca Valley Excursion
Itinerary : Arequipa and Colca Canyon | 4 days
(B)=Breakfast ; (L)=Lunch ; (D)=Dinner
Day 1: Arequipa
Upon your arrival to the airport of Arequipa we will pick you up and we will drive you to your hotel located in downtown Arequipa, then you will start a guided city tour. This tour will include a visit to the Cathedral, the Monastery of Santa Catalina, and Yanahuara. After your tour, you will have the remainder of the day to enjoy the beautiful colonial style of the city. You will spend the night at your hotel.
Day 2: Arequipa – Colca Valley (B), (L)
At about 7:30a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel. A comfortable minibus will take you to Chivay, where the Colca Valley is located, after about a 4 hour trip. On the way, you will observe llamas, alpacas, and vicuñas in their natural habitat as well as several Andean birds. Upon arrival in Chivay, you will enjoy lunch and after that you will be accommodated at your hotel. In the afternoon you will enjoy the natural hot springs of the region. You will spend the night at your hotel.
Day 3: Colca Valley – Arequipa (B), (L)
At about 7:00a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel in order to start a guided tour of the beautiful Colca Valley. Your first stop will be the Condor Cross where you will observe the impressive Andean condor flying in its natural habitat. After watching this spectacle, we will take you to the Andean town of Maca where you will visit the local church and rest before continuing. Upon arrival to the town of Chivay, you will enjoy lunch and immediately after we will take you to your hotel in Arequipa. You will be in Arequipa at about 5:00p.m. You will spend the night at your hotel.
Day 4: Arequipa (B)
We will pick you up from your hotel and will drive you to the Arequipa's airport where you will take a flight to continue your trip.
- All transfers stated on the itinerary
- Entrance ticket to all attractions stated on the itinerary
- Accomodation on double or triple rooms
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- 2 nights of accommodation in Arequipa
- 1 night of accommodation in Chivay
- First class bus Arequipa/Colca Valley
- City Tour in Arequipa (Santa Catalina Monastery included)
- Colca Canyon Tour (Hot sprngs of La Calera included)
- English/Spanish-speaking professional guides
Excluded in tour cost
- International round - trip airfare to and from Peru
- Airport taxes international (around US$30) and local (around US$6)
- Tips and gratuities to guide and support staff
- Travel insurance