Colca canyon two days

Get to know the colca canyon in two days and one night.

Conventional Colca Canyon Tour (2 days and 1 night)

DAY 1: AREQUIPA / CHIVAY

08:00 H. Mobility will go through the different hotels to start our trip to one of the deepest canyons in the world. Our tour will be taking the Yura highway, bordering the snowy Chachani towards Pampa Cañahuas (Aguada Blanca and Salinas National Reserve) habitat of the beautiful South American camelids: the vicuñas, llamas, alpacas. In the tocra bofedales we can see a variety of migratory birds, if we are lucky we can see the flamingos. We will pass through the crater of an extinct volcano (Chucura). We will stop at the viewpoint of the volcanoes, which is also the highest area of ​​the road (4,910 masl) from where we will appreciate much of the western mountain range.

13:40 H. We will arrive at the Colca Valley where we will settle in our hotel in Chivay or around Yanque, Coporaque enchanted little bird, and then we will have lunch.

15:00 H. In the afternoon we will enjoy the thermal baths in La Calera whose thermo medicinal waters range from 35º to 38º degrees Celsius.

20:00 M. We will have dinner accompanied by a folkloric show with typical dances of the Area.

DAY 2: CHIVAY / CRUZ DEL CONDOR / CHIVAY / AREQUIPA

06:00 We will start the day early to appreciate the flight of the condor. Breakfast will be at your hotel or hostel.

06:30 We will go to the viewpoint of the cross of the condor, strategic observation point of the canyon and the spectacular flight of the condor. Upon return we will stop at the towns of Pinchollo, Maca and Yanque; They have beautiful colonial churches, as well as in the viewpoints of Choquetico and Antahuilque, from where we will observe the impressive terraces of the valley, the pre-Inca tombs and models.

12:00 H. We will return to Chivay where there are restaurants for lunch.

13:00 H. We will start the return to the city of Arequipa.

15:35 H. We will arrive approximately at the historical center of Arequipa.

Activities:

1. Guided tours (included).
2. Cultural visits (included).
3. Historical visits (included).
4. Hike, hiking, trekking (included).
5. Bird watching and camelids (included).
6. Observación de aves y camélidos (incluidas).

It includes

1. Tourist transport throughout the tour.
2. Bilingual specialized official guide.
3. Night in a hostel (private bathroom, hot water, wifi, cable TV).
4. Pick up from your respective Hotel in Arequipa.
5. Special breakfast.

Does not include

1. Lunch and Dinner.
2. Snacks and drinks during the tours.
3. General admission: Foreigners S /. 70.00, National S /. 20.00, Latinos S /. 40.00.
4. Thermal baths - S /. 15.
5. Gifts, souvenirs.

Notes & Recommendations.

1. We recommend bringing: Water and snacks, Light backpack, Walking shoes in case you decide, Sunscreen, Mosquito repellent, Swimwear, Towel, Rainwear or plastic ponchos (January February), Cash.
2. Service is subject to variation without prior notice, due to weather conditions (rains, huaycos, overflows, etc.), strikes and / or demonstrations and any other event that does not allow the normal development of the itinerary.
3. Any cancellation of the service for the reasons indicated, no refund applies.
4. In such a case, we could carry out a contingency plan with an alternative tour.
5. If you decide to leave before the end of the service, there will also be no refund for it.
6. If you take or buy snacks during the tours, preferably they are light (dried fruit, cookies and water).
7. If you do not attend the day of the service, it will be considered "Done" without claims, delays or returns.
8. Seats in the transfer mobility are not reserved, they are taken in the order of arrival / pick up.