Full Day Tour / Colca Canyon - Arequipa

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 14 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    3:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up participants between 3:00 - 3:30 am. You must be ready for the pick up in the reception of your hotel / hostel from 3:00 am. If you don't find the name of your.. read more
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

We have been working almost 22 years doing tour in the Colca Canyon and have enough experience to provide a high quality service.
All of our tour guides are licensed and well trained for any situation that could happen during the trekking.
We work along with the little communities living in the Colca Canyon and staying at their lodges make a big difference in their quality of life.
Our vehicles are in very good conditions and our drivers are very experienced in the Colca Canyon area.

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Condor's Cross, Cabanaconde 04124 Peru
After picking up all the participants we depart from Arequipa at 3:30 am and we drive to Chivay where we stop for breakfast and later continue to the Condor's Cross which is the best place to watch the Canyon and the famous Andean Condor birds.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Colca Canyon, Peru
The Colca Canyon is twice as deep as the Grand Canyon. The area surrounding the Canyon is famed for its traditional and colourful towns which you will pass through along the way. In the Canyon you can find over 100 kinds of birds, over 300 types of plants and more than 30 types of cactus. The highest point of the Canyon is Ampato at 6388 meters above sea level. These snow-capped peaks form an impressive backdrop to the Canyon.
Duration: 6 hours
Stop At: Hot Springs Chacapi, Away From the Main Square Of Yanque 2 km, Yanque 04140 Peru
After the condor's cross we go to the hot springs, which are located close to Chivay. The entrace costs 15 soles and it's not included in the price. In the Hot Springs you will find different pools with water temperature from 30C up to 60C. Coming into the Hot Springs is optional but it's definetly a nice experience.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Salinas y Aguada Blanca National Reserve, Avenida Arequipa, Arequipa 04001 Peru
In the way back to Arequipa we stop into the reserve in a place called Pampa Caahuas to see Volcanos but also camelids as Alpacas, Llamas and Vicuas. The stop is only 15 - minutes but you will see volcanos and camelids during more than 1 hour.
Duration: 15 minutes

Inclusions

  • Private transportation
  • Breakfast

Exclusions

  • Entrance to the Colca Canyon which is 70 soles (local currency) for most of the nationalities
  • Entrance to the Hot Springs which costs 15 soles (local currency).
  • Last lunch in Chivay / We stop in a restaurant with buffet from the region. The price is 30 soles.
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Colca Canyon
  • Entry/Admission - Hot Springs Chacapi

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Service animals allowed

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

Infant seats available

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Surfaces are wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers