The Colca Canyon Arequipa , is a fantastic addition to any Peru tours ,take in the unique local culture, and see the famous Condors. In a Deeper canyon than the Grand Canyon, each morning the condors rise on the thermals, just meters above your eyes in the great and deep Colca Canyon . Of course, at Colca Canyon enjoy the natural hot springs.
Arequipa is the second large city of Peru and regards itself as the intellectual capital surrounded wonderful volcanic mountains. Set amidst a ring of volcanoes, the white marble buildings add a real air of elegance, and nicer restaurants with good food, with the main attraction Call Colca Canyon and wonderful traditions .
The Colca Canyon is located on the southern Peru in the Andes mountain range.
The Colca River birth in the Andes between Condoroma and Crucero Alto 15.000ft-drops the water down to Pacific Ocean, crossing Colca canyon this river have 4 names as Colca River, Andamayo River, Majes River and finally Camana River. The Colca Canyon register hard rain during December to April and the rest of the year is dry, sunny and cold weather.
The deepest part of the Colca Canyon is register between Ampato Mountain (21.000ft) and Coropuna snow-cappe.
Day One: Arequipa.
Arequipa .From Lima to Arequipa ,Pick up Arequipa city airport around….? Flight Number …..? Transfer to your hotel in Arequipa, Drop off Luggage in the Hotel, resting some hours and then Visit Arequipa city, visit viewpoint at Yanahuara, viewpoint, Carmen alto, Chapel of Cayma, Colonial house (Mansion del funder), visit the local people market of San Camilo local people market. Optional visit Convent of Santa Catalina.
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Day Two: Tour Arequipa – Colca Canyon
Pick up from your hotel ….? In Arequipa City around 8-9 am. Trip by private vehicle to Chivay Colca Canyon, overnight Colca Canyon or Chivay. Trip by car to Colca Canyon – Chivay village, on the way Colca canyon stop to visit the national park of Salineras to see one of the South American Camels (vicuña), visit Patahuasi one resting place on the way to Colca canyon resting to drink coca tea, keeping our journey to Colca canyon ,stop at Toqra to appreciate some nice birds, stop at Patapampa viewpoint to see volcanic mountains surrounding Arequipa city.(4910 m.a.s.l, approx..16,365ft pass) arriving to Chivay, lunch at Chivay town already located in the deep part of Colca canyon , transfer to the hotel at Chivay town or Colca canyon. (Hotel, Lunch , dinner at Colca canyon are not Included) Book hotel according to your need and possibilities. USD$ ……Dollars (Included Personal, professional guide service, safe new transportation service) Cost /… Person.
Day Three:Tour at Colca Canyon
Tour at Colca Canyon Pick up from your hotel …? at Colca canyon or Chivay around 6:00 am. Driving and visit Colca canyon, visit the first view of Tapay , located about Colca canyon , Visit and stop at Cruz del Condor second view , another view points to appreciate Condors, visit la Cruz del Cura third ,where the Colca canyon start , optional walking around the Colca Canyon, in our tour ,we will Visit some Catholic Church’s and then return to Arequipa City around 5-6 pm. Arequipa. (Lunch at Colca canyon or Chivay ).
Full day tour, at Colca Canyon Return Arequipa City .
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Day Four: Walking Colca canyon ( Optional )
Optional Hiking at Colca Canyon , Pick up from your hotel …?at Colca canyon or Chivay , around 8-9 am ,the Colca Canyon, walking tour included visit Uyo – Uyo Historical site, visit the cemetery of Wari Culture , Pre Inca civilization located in the Colca Canyon in the mountain side , visit farming Villages and farmers, day walking tour at Colca canyon , in the end of the day , return to your hotel. (Lunch optional)
USD$ Dollars (Included Personal, professional guide service, safe new transportation service) Cost /…….Person.