DAY 1: PUNO / CHIVAY
-The group is leaving Arequipa andat about 10am you meet the group.
-We pick you up at your hotel in Puno between 6.00 at 6.15 am in a tourist bus (bus ride 4hrs), we travel with an English speaking guide, there are some stops at: Lagunillas, Pampa Caahuas, Patapampa. Please not that the stops depends on the weather conditions. We arrive in Chivay for Lunch time at about noon. Once in Chivay you are transported to your selected hotel, then at 16.00 hrs. the guide picks you up at your hotel to go to the optional visit of the hot springs & pools in La Calera, with water temperatures up to 40C (this optional visit to the hot springs is for passengers staying at any hotel located in Chivay only).
Overnight in the hotel of your choise.
*If the hotel of your choise in Colca is not located in Chivay you will be picked up the follow day at your hotel between 6.15-6.30 hrs. to go on with the programe of the second day of the tour.
Day 2: CHIVAY / CRUZ DEL CONDOR / AREQUIPA
After an early morning breakfast (06:00 a.m.) we leave for a full day excursion in the left shore. We visit some beautiful and typical towns like Yanque & Maca, colonial churches, gentle people with typical needlework dresses, hundreds of pre inca terraces still in use with andean growings like corn, quinua and kiwicha. After a 2 hours drive we get to 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. After lunch we travel to Arequipa (arrival approximately at 17:00).
*In Arequipa we can drop you off at your selected hotel only let us know the name of it (Hoteles located on Downtown, Vallecito or Yanahuara).
End of service.
Hotel + Breakfast (see below for more information)
Tourist guide (English, Spanish)
Entrance fee national park (70.00 Soles) PLEASE HAVE READY THIS AMOUNT ON THE WAY PUNO - COLCA.
Hot springs fee (15.00 Soles)
For this service we use 2 transportation:
Transportation1:Puno-Second resting point ( the first 4hrs of the first day), it is in a touristic bus with and english speaking guide.
Transportation2: Second resting point at about 10am-Chivay-Cruz del Condor-Arequipa in a touristic bus also with and english speaking guide.