From 02:40 a.m. we pick up from differents hotels in Arequipa. we lleave Arequipa driving for 3 and a half hours towards Chivay; The capital of the Colca Canyon on north west direcction behind snow-covered Chachani. Breakfast time.
Then we continue driving for 2 more hrs towards the most visited point the Cross of the Condor here we are able to see the depth of the canyon and the flight of the Condor.
The area presents beautiful tipical towns, like Yanque & Maca, colonial churches, gently people with tipical needlework dresses, hundreds of pre inca terraces still in use with andean growings like corn, quinua, kiwicha among others.
After Lunch we continue the trip to Puno; on the way we stop at the highest pass: the view point of the Volcanoes and snow covered mountains in Patapampa (4,800 m. - 15,000 ft.). Later we will see wild vicuñas, alpacas & llamas in Pampa Cañahuas national reserve, some birds like flamingoes, ibis, andean gooze, ducks, andean eagle "Kara Kara".
(note: We take all your luggages on to Puno with you, arrival time in Puno at about 19.30 hrs,
We will drop you off at your hotel in Puno for free if located on downtown). The trip to Puno is in a touristic bus with english speaking guide on board, stops on the tourist places (Patapamapa, Vicachani and Lagunillas)
Tourist guide( Ingles, Espanish)
No Includes: (payment direct in Colca)
Entrance fee ( 70.00 Soles)
Hot springs fee ( 10.00 soles )