Region
Arequipa 
Duration
2 days and 1 nights
Minimum of Passengers
2 passengers
Buy 24 hours
before departure date

Description

  • Visiting the Colca Valley in 2 days is the best way to enjoy the magic of the mountains, nature and living culture that Peru offers us.
  • The best option for a relaxing time.
  • Cheer up, prepare your bags and get on the road !.

Activities

  • Hike, trekking (Included)
  • Bird watching (Included)
  • Natural Areas Visits (Included)
  • Cultural visits (Included)
  • Guided visits (Included)
  • Historical visits (Included)

Departure place

  • Arequipa: Pick up at Hotel.
  • Always in the center of the city and prior coordination with the operator.
  • For places outside those limits, you must coordinate with the Operator the feasibility of your pick-up or meeting point or additional cost.

Guide's language

  • Spanish

Itinerary


Day 1
Explorer Day: Arrival in Chivay
  • Between 7:40 and 8:20 a.m. Collection of passengers from their respective accommodation.
  • Departure by the Yura Highway bordering the Chachani Volcano. Following the road we arrive at Pampa Cañahuas (Aguada Blanca National Reserve): View of South American camelids.
  • Pampas de Toqra, place of local and migratory birds.
  • Pass by Chucura, extinct volcano.
  • Patapampa and the viewpoint of the Andes, strategic point for the view of the volcanoes that form part of the South Andes mountain range.
  • 1:00 pm. Arrival to Chivay.
  • Buffet lunch in Chivay restaurant.
  • Installation in hotel.
  • In the afternoon visit to the thermal baths "La Calera" (entrance fee not included), thermo medicinal water sources 3 km from Chivay, to take a relaxing bath.
  • Transfer to dinner with folkloric Show in Chivay restaurant.
  • Accommodation night

Day 2
Mirador de la Cruz del Condor
  • Breakfast.
  • Departure to the town of Yanque, where we will have the opportunity to appreciate in its main square a brief show of typical dances of the area exposed by children.
  • We continue the way to the "Mirador de la Cruz del Cóndor", previous stop and light walk of 45 min. approx. from the "Cruz del Cura" to appreciate the landscape that the valley offers, to see in splendor the flight of the Condor and the depth of the Colca Canyon.
  • On the way back we pass through the traditional villages of Pinchollo, Maca, Achoma and Yanque, where we will see litho models, hanging tombs, amphitheatres, churches and agricultural terraces in the distance.
  • We arrived in Chivay.
  • Buffet lunch.
  • Return to Arequipa (arrival approximately 4:30 pm.)
  • Transfer of passengers to their respective accommodations or coordinated point.
  • End of service

Include

  • Tourist transport. Arequipa - Chivay (Colca) / One way and return.
  • Official tourist guide.
  • Panoramic view of the Colca villages: Pinchollo, Maca, Achoma, Yanque.
  • Visit to the Mirador de la Cruz del Cóndor.
  • Visit to the Thermal Baths "La Calera".
  • 1 night accommodation in Chivay (Colca).
  • Food: 1 Breakfast + 2 Lunches buffet + 1 Dinner Show.
  • Tourist ticket for access to the Colca.

Not included

  • Admission to the Thermal Baths "La Calera" - S / .15 per person.
  • Gifts, souvenirs.
  • Snacks and drinks during the tour.
  • Tips for service (optional, voluntary).
  • Additional activities: Ziplining or Tirolina, Horseback riding, Visit to the Planetarium.
  • Others not specified.

Notes

  1. We recommend to bring : Hat, sun block, warm clothes, sandals, bath linen and towel.
  2. Shared service in tourist transport unit.
  3. The tours and activities carried out by this Operator have a low level of risk and difficulty and provide the necessary security.
  4. Any material loss or accident is under the responsibility of the client.
  5. Service is subject to variation without prior notice, due to weather issues (rain, mudslides, overflows, etc), strikes and / or demonstrations and any other event that does not allow the normal development of the itinerary.
  6. Any cancellation of the service for the indicated reasons, does not apply return.
  7. In this case, the Operator could carry out a contingency plan with an alternative tour.
  8. The Itinerary may vary at the discretion of the operator, always to ensure the safety of the traveler and the best development of the service in its entirety.
  9. If you decide to withdraw before the end of the service, there will be no refund for it.
  10. If you bring or buy snacks during the tours, preferably they are light (dried fruits, cookies and water).
  11. If you do not attend the service day, it will be considered "Done" without any Claims, Delays or Returns.

Lodging

Hotel 3 star Colca Inn, Urinsaya, Posada de Chivay, Los Portales o similares.
  • These hotels offer accommodation and WiFi in their facilities. Its rooms have cable TV and private bathroom. Some even have a view of the city. They have 24 hour reception and room service.
  • The accommodation is subject to the availability of rooms for the date of your trip. Otherwise, you will be lodged in an establishment of similar category and service.

Transport

Land Privado (propio del Operador)
  • Transportation Arequipa - Chivay (Colca) / One way and return.
  • In shared service and with a guide in the unit throughout the tour.
  • Minivan from 15 to 19 people. Monitored vehicles with MTC Circulation Permit.
  • Insurance against all Risk / SOAT.
  • Comfortable, safe and with all the permits and licenses in order.

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