Living Colca Canyon
Local Travel Experience in the Colca Canyon Peru. The Colca Canyon Tour is the perfect opportunity to see the majestic Peruvian condor fly, witness this special landscape, and see the most beautiful agricultural terraces in Peru. You will have the opportunity to share with its people your traditions and customs; the joy of these people is apparent since they cannot resist dancing and listening to Wititi dance.
This is an exclusive tour from Arequipa to Colca Canyon with private and personalised service.
We pick you up from the hotel in Arequipa to take the route to the Colca Valley. We will cross the Salinas and Aguada Blanca National Reserve, where wild vicuna appreciate their natural habitat. Along the route may see large number of small lagoons where llamas and alpacas stop to quench their thirst.
We will stop at "El Chinito" to take a recommended coca tea (not include in the price). Then we will go to the highest place on this trip - Patapampa or Andes Viewpoint, before we start descending down to the Colca Canyon.
We reach the town of Chivay for lunch (not included in the price). After lunch, we visit La Calera hot springs.
At night, there is a folckloric show during dinner (not included in the price).
The next day, in the early morning, we drive to the Condor Viewpoint and then we go to another viewpoint in Cabanconde, the best place to see the canyon. We past this night in Cabanaconde. Free afternoon in Cabanaconde.
The third day we go to the Colca Canyon Capital, Chivay. Afterwards some stops in Pinchollo, Maca and Yanque. After lunch in Chivay (not included on the price), we return to Arequipa.
Day 1: Arequipa-Colca Canyon
- Pick up from hotel in Arequipa, continue to the Colca Canyon
- Salinas and Aguada Blanca Reservation, home of vicunas
- Coca tea in "El Chinito"
- Patapampa or Volcanoes Viewpoint
- Reach to Chivay, walk to Coporaque town
- La Calera hot springs
Day 2: Condor Flight and Cabanaconde town
- Condor Viewpoint, go to Cabanaconde viewpoint.
- Hotel in Cabanaconde.
- Free afternoon
Day 3: Cabanaconde-Chivay-Arequipa
- Pick up to the hotel in Cabanconde.
- Stops in Pinchollo, Maca and Yanque towns.
- Lunch in Chivay (not included on the price).
It is advisable to wear a hat, sunscreen, bathing suit, light clothing and some warm cover for the night. We recommend bringing a camera or video recorder.
Book for more than 4 people, contact us directly
Pick-up from the traveller's hotel.
This Tour in Arequipa includes:
- Private transport
- Bilingual guide
- Touristic hotel (1 night in Chivay, 1 in Cabanaconde)
- Continental breakfasf.
- Touristic ticket (70 nuevos soles)
- Entrance tickets to hot springs La Calera (15 nuevos soles)
- Meals (any lunches and dinners)
- Personal expenses