Colca Tours 2 days
With the Colca tours 2 days tour we will visit the Colca Valley, one of the most important tourist destinations in Peru; located at the northeast end of Arequipa in the province of Caylloma.
The Colca Canyon, the second deepest in the world, is one of the best places to visit in Peru. With a depth of 3,270 m, it is twice as deep as the Grand Canyon in the United States. However, most travelers come to Peru strictly for Machu Picchu, completely ignoring the fact that one of Peru’s best excursions is just a bus ride away.
There are many ways to see the Colca Canyon. This is the guide for the 2 day Colca Canyon hike. This is the most popular hike to see the most beautiful points of the canyon without spending so much time.
- DAY 01: Departure from Arequipa to the Colca / Colca Tour 2 days 7:00 am – 4:00 pm.
- DAY 02: Visit to the Colca / Return to Arequipa. 6:00 am – 6:00 pm.
Sites to visit
- Cross of the Condor
- Viewpoints of Maca , Yanqe ,Achoma, Pinchollo
- Thermal baths
- Viewpoint of the Andes
- Pampa Cañahuas
CITIES: Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Chivay, La Calera Hot Springs.
DURATION: 2 days (From 8:00 Hrs. to 18:00 Hrs.)
AVAILABILITY: all days
DIFFICULTY: Easy – moderate.
This 2-days Colca Canyon excursion is perfect for those who wish to experience as much of the Colca Canyon as possible. The Colca Canyon is the second deepest canyon in the world, and is the best place to see the Andean condor up close in its natural habitat. During this excursion, you will enjoy a traditional dinner and show, as well as take pictures with alpacas and llamas.
DAY 01: Departure from Arequipa to the Colca.
Colca Valley: Departure from Arequipa at 8:00 a.m. heading for the road via Yura and then pass the Chachani volcano and then pass through the SALINAS NATIONAL RESERVE AND AGUADA BLANCA and stop for 10 minutes where passengers can appreciate the vicuñas that are in their natural environment then we will have a second stop to enjoy coca tea and not be affected by the height as we will be at 3800 meters above sea level. We will continue climbing up to 4800 meters above sea level.(viewpoint of the volcanoes).
After the spectacular view we will begin the descent to the town of Chivay where we will arrive after approximately 45 minutes. Approximately at 3:00 p.m. to take you to visit the thermal baths of La Calera, a place where you can enjoy the thermal pools. After the agreed time we return to the hotel.
In the evening you will enjoy a folkloric show and a typical dinner. After the show we will drop you off at your respective hotel and that is the end of our itinerary for the day. Pernocte in Chivay.
DAY 02: Visit to the Colca / Return to Arequipa.
After breakfast at 5:30 a.m., we will start our trip to the COLCA CANYON, where the MIRADOR DE LA CRUZ DEL CONDOR is located, a place to observe the spectacular FLIGHT OF THE CONDOR.
On the way back we will visit the viewpoints of Antahuilque and 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. At midday we will arrive in Chivay and after lunch we will return to the city of Arequipa, arriving in the city at 5:00 pm. aprox.
- Pick up at the hotel.
- ransfer in tourist vehicles during the whole tour.
- Guided tour throughout the tour.
- Breakfast according to the type of hotel.
- Permanent assistance.
- Hotel Nigth Accomodations with Double Room.
- Meals: 01 Lunch, 01 dinner, 01 Breakfast.
- 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).
- Single Room additional Cost.
Along the way, altitudes above 4000 meters will be reached, so some people may suffer from altitude sickness (“Soroqchi”). Spend at least 1 day in Arequipa before participating in the tour to acclimatize to the altitude, although it is not necessary if you are coming from Cusco or Puno.
- Carry only a small suitcase: Large luggage can be stored at your accommodation provider in Arequipa.
- Water bottle
- Original passport
- Local money
- Warm jacket
How to Get
Where does the begins Colca Tours 2 days?.
In order to start our 2 Colca Tours 2 days, you need to arrive in Arequipa, for this you have 2 options to get there:
Flight to Arequipa: flights 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 email@example.com. or to our whatsapp +51939420650.
How to Book the Tour colca Canyon 2 days?
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):
- Passport number.
- D.OB. (dd / mm / yyyy).
- send passport photo and date of entry to the country.
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?
In order to make the payment of the outstanding balance, you can 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 shipments by WESTER UNION, for this contact our sales channel to provide you with information, 5 days before the start of the Tour.
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 the local communities respecting their culture and religion, promoting the culture of reforestation with native plants.
Getting 2 days tour to colca in private service?
If you are looking for a unique and personalized experience of the tour to the Colca Canyon Arequipa, in a 2 days tour, you can ask for our private tour and book the hotel that suits your needs:
OUR PRICES IN PRIVATE SERVICE:
- 1 Passenger US$. 380.00
- 2 Passenger US$. 200.00
- 3 Passenger US$. 150.00
- 4 Passenger US$. 130.00
- 5 Passenger US$. 120.00
*Prices per person in American Dollars
*INCLUDES: transportation + guided tour.
*NOT INCLUDED: Lodging, Food, Entrance fees to the Colca, Internal transfer to hotels outside of Chivay.
Why choose Andino Tours Peru
WHY ANDINO TOURS PERU?
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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.
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