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Colca canyon full day Arequipa

Colca canyon full day Arequipa

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Introduction

The Colca Valley is an area of astonishing scenic beauty, with gigantic Andean terraces and a deep canyon that reaches a depth of 3140 meters. The Colca Canyon tour will take you through high Andean plateaus, reaching at one point a high pass of 4800 meters, which offers beautiful views of the volcanoes of Arequipa.

Along the way you can see herds of vicuñas (a wild relative of llamas and alpacas) and various types of birds, including the giant hummingbird, eagles, geese and the mighty Andean condor.

If you like adventure excursions, the Cola Canyon tour also offers wonderful hikes to your button, descending through huge mountains, exploring oasis-like valleys, hot springs and camping in the open air.

Overview

  • 3:00 am pick up from hotel
  • 3:30 am departure to Chivay
  • 7:00 am arrival to Chivay / breakfast in Chivay
  • 8:00 am visit of the Colca Canyon
  • 13:00 pm lunch in Chivay
  • 14:00 pm return to Arequipa
  • 18:00 pm arrival to Arequipa

Sites to visit

  • Chivay
  • Cross of the Condor
  • Viewpoints of Maca , Yanqe ,Achoma, Pinchollo
  • Thermal baths
  • Viewpoint of the Andes
  • Pampa Cañahuas

Tour Details

LOCATION: Arequipa, Colca Canyon
DURATION: FULL DAY (From 3:00 Hrs. to 18:00 Hrs.)
AVAILABILITY: every day.
DIFFICULTY: Easy – moderate.


Colca canyon full day | the best 1 day Colca Canyon Tour

Highlights

Itinerary

COLCA TOUR | FULL DAY FROM AREQUIPA - PERU

Colca Tour, our service starts at 02:30 a.m. with the pick up from your hotel, to start the trip to the Colca Canyon by the road via Yura. The trip will be made directly to the Cruz del Condor (approximately 5 hours), stopping only for breakfast at 06:30 AM. After breakfast, we will arrive at one of the deepest canyons in the world, the COLCA CANYON, where we will find theMIRADOR DE LA CRUZ DEL CONDOR, a place to observe the spectacular FLIGHT OF THE CONDOR.

Then we will stop in the villages of Pinchollo, Maca and Yanque that have beautiful colonial churches; as well as in the viewpoints of Antahuilqueand choquetico from where we will be able to observe the pre-Inca tombs and models and the beautiful landscape of the Colca Valley with its impressive terraces. Approximately at 12:00 p.m. we will arrive at Chivayy and head to La Calera Hot Springs (Optional), whose medicinal waters range between 35°C and 38°C. After a refreshing swim, at approximately 01:00 p.m. free time for lunch.

On the way back we will stop at EL MIRADOR DE LOS VOLCANES (highest point 4,910 m.a.s.l.), the wetlands of Toccra (where you can see a diversity of wild birds), Pampa Cañahuas where the Aguada Blanca National Reserve is located, home of the vicuñas. At approximately 06:00 p.m., we will arrive in the city of Arequipa.

Colca canyon full day Arequipa

Included

What Included Colca canyon full day:

  • Pick up at the Hotel in the city center.
  • Guided tour throughout the tour.
  • Tourist transportation.
  • First aid kit.

No Included

  • Additional expenses
  • Colca Canyon Tourist Ticket (Ext S/. 70.00, Lat S/. 40.00 y Nac S/. 20.00)
  • Entrance to La Calera Thermal Baths s/15.00 soles (Optional)
  • Breakfast and Lunch

Recommendations

What to bring to Colca canyon full day:

  • Warm clothes for the night and early morning.
  • Sturdy shoes
  • A daypack
  • Camera and charger
  • Drinking water
  • Sunscreen
  • Raincoat
  • Sunglasses, sun hat
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Swimsuit
  • Money for souvenirs and drinks
  • Travel towel, sandals
  • Flashlight, batteries

How to Get

WHERE DOES THE TOUR START COLCA CANYON FULL DAY?

In order to start our tour to the Colca Canyon, it is necessary to arrive to Arequipa, for this you have 2 options to get there:

Flight to Arequipa: flight to Arequipa always depart from Lima, you can check if from your location you can take a flight to Arequipa,

Bus trip to Arequipa: If you are in Lima the trip will be tiring, it is approximately 20 hours, but you can choose to take our Tourist Package from Lima to the South of Peru, which will take you to Arequipa visiting the area south of Lima, if you are in another destination Cusco, Puno, you can choose to take this route as they are 8 hours of travel and there are alternatives with guided tours, ask for more information info@andinotoursperu.com. or to our whatsapp +51939420650.

HOW TO BOOK THE TOUR?

FIRST: To book the Colca Canyon tour you must send us the information requested in the booking form, which you will find in the prices section. For the 1 day tours it is not necessary the information of all the participants:

Personal information (your full name, exactly as in your passport):

  • Full name.
  • Gender.
  • Passport number.
  • D.O.B. (dd / mm / yyyy).
  • Nationality.
  • send passport photo and date of entry to the country Perú.

SECOND: To make the reservation we require the prepayment of 30 to 50% of the total package, which can be made from our website, https://www.andinotoursperu.com/en/payments, option card payments, taking into account the commission of 6% for the use of digital platforms.

WHAT HAPPENS WITH THE BALANCE?

To make the payment of the outstanding balance, you can make in our offices or we go through your hotel to pay us the outstanding balance in cash, you can also make the payment of the balance with CARD (VISA, AMEX, MASTERCARD AND OTHERS) AND PAYPAL which applies the commission of 6%, we also have the option of shipping by WESTER UNION, for this contact our sales channel to give you information.

ARE WE SUSTAINABLE?

Yes, we are a tour operator in the city of Cusco, we are a sustainable and responsible travel agency, where we seek to protect the environment and benefit local communities respecting their culture and religion, promoting the culture of reforestation with native plants.

Why choose Andino Tours Peru

WHY ANDINO TOURS PERU?

We are a travel agency tour operator located in the city of Cusco, we have tourism professionals dedicated to quality service.

Our team is integrated by professionals with experience and responsibility to meet each of the requirements of our passengers and offer the best moments and unforgettable trips during their estimated travel time.

why travel ANDINO TOURS PERU?

Our company is legally constituted for more than 3 years in the market, we are registered in SUNARP and SUNAT, as regulatory authorities of commerce in Peru, as well as registered in the GERCETUR-CUSCO as tour operators and retail travel agency. We have also received the certification as Licensees of the PERU BRAND, and registered in PROMPERU and IPERU.
In order to provide the best service to our customers we are in constant search of certifications that endorse us as a travel agency 100% recommendable.

 

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