(3 days / 2 nights)
DOES NOT INCLUDE
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 a.m. The tour starts with the passengers assembling in our respective private transportation at the hotels.
On the way, we will appreciate the guardian volcanoes Misti (5825 masl) and Chachani (6057 masl)
The tour will stop in Pampa de Arrieros
The tour will stop in Patabamba (4850 masl), the highest point of the route. Known as the Andes Viewpoint
Continuing the trip, we will start the descent to Chivay (3650 masl), capital of the province and gateway to the Colca valley.
01:00 pm. The tour will stop in Chivay to enjoy a delicious lunch in a lovely restaurant.
We will continue along the left margin of the Colca River as we proceed to our destination, the town of Cabanaconde.
04:30 pm We will stop in Antahuilque’s viewpoint where you can observe pre-Inca andenes (terraces).
05:00 pm Arrive in Cabanaconde, lodging in Kuntur Wassi Hotel.
06:00 pm We will visit the ateliers of tissues to know the typical clothing that has beautiful embroideries that reflect the local culture and in the case of the hats for example they were used to differentiate themselves with other towns (Collaguas and Cabanas)
07:30 pm We will enjoy a delicious dinner in the hotel.
06:30 am – 07:30 am Breakfast in the hotel
09:00 am - 12:00 pm We will participate in activities with the villagers to know their daily activities and some ancestral customs of sowing or harvesting depending on the season
01:00 pm Visit to La Granja del Colca is located on the edge of the Colca Canyon, just 5 minutes from Cruz del Cóndor, with enchanting landscapes, surrounded by gardens and cultivated fields, where you can observe domestic animals such as guinea pigs, rabbits, ducks , Geese, alpacas, sheep, cows and ponies.
Where you can observe the condors in majestic flight, we will also observe other birds like the eagle, that nest very near, the falcon, or the famous colibri giant of the Colca.
02:00 pm Lunch in La Granja del Colca
03:30 pm We will participated in a traditional ceremony of payment to the land, an ancestral custom that took place as a thanks to the Apus, were made a series of offerings, even this custom persist in many Andean peoples
CABANACONDE - AREQUIPA
6:30 a.m - 07:00 amBreakfast in the hotel
07:30 am Arrive to Cruz del Condor viewpoint. Here we will stop for 45 minutes to observe the depth and beauty of the deepest canyon of the world, the Colca. We will enjoy the impressive nature of the canyon, whose depth can cause vertigo, and observe the flight of the Colca’s emblematic bird, the condor.
09:00 am We will stop in Maca Town to visit its Church and if you want you can buy some souvenirs.
12:00 p.m Continue you can relax in the hot springs La Calera. We will stay here by one hour.
01:00 p.m After this refreshing rest, we will have delicious foods in a warm restaurant in Chivay.
2:00 p.m After the break we will start our return trip to the Arequipa City.
On the way, we will stop at the highest point of this trip, which is the Mirador de los Andes, 4910 meters above sea level, Salinas and Aguada Blanca National Reserve to see 3 species of South American camelids (vicuñas, alpacas and llamas).
6:00 p.m Approximate arrival to AREQUIPA City.