Colca Full Day

Duration
fourteen hours
Price
US$ 28.00
Date

Colca Full Day

The Colca Valley is located in the Province of Caylloma, it is located in the extreme northeast of the Department of Arequipa. The Colca Canyon is the second deepest canyon in the world, it is home to great biodiversity and imposing snow-capped mountains. Tour Start: 03:00 am Tour End: 05:00 pm (approximately) Scheduled departures: Every day

Tour Plan

Colca Full Day
The Colca Valley is located in the Province of Caylloma, it is located in the extreme northeast of the Department of Arequipa. The Colca Canyon is the second deepest canyon in the world, it is home to great biodiversity and imposing snow-capped mountains.

Tour Start: 03:00 am Tour End: 05:00 pm (approximately)

Scheduled departures: Every day

ITINERARY:

02:30 am to 03:00 a.m. Pick up from tourists from their respective hotel in our tourist transport, to move to the Colca Canyon.

After approximately 3 hours of travel, we will have our first meeting with the town of Chivay; where the Tourist Ticket to enter the Valley will be paid, in this town our breakfast will take place and then we will go to observe the fabulous flight of the condors and the majesty of the canyon.

After boarding the transport, we headed to the Chivay district; on whose way we will make a visit to the Anhuillque Viewpoint, where we can appreciate the Inca terraces of the Valley and the Achachiwua lagoons.

Later we will have our arrival to the area called Mirador de Cruz del Condór, from where we will be able to appreciate the depth of the canyon as well as the impressive Flight of the Condor. We will also observe flora and fauna typical of the area.

Then we will make the return, making a visit to the town of Maca, where we can see a colonial church and where we can also buy Colca crafts and try the Colca Sour, a cocktail made from the Sancayo fruit of a cactus from the Valley. Then we go to the Thermo-medicinal Baths of La Calera (optional) to be able to relax the body in the waters that contain minerals, and we will return to Chivay to be able to have Lunch at the arranged time.
Finally we will undertake our return to the city of Arequipa making the following stops: Mirador de los Andes; where we will be able to appreciate the wild fauna (vicunas, birds and others) and we will also be able to observe the South American camelids (llamas, alpacas and others). We will arrive in the city of Arequipa at approximately 05:00 p.m. This is how we will end this fascinating adventure in the Colca Valley.

IT INCLUDES:

     * Pick up from your hotel or hostel within the Historic Center

     *Tourist transport

     *Professional guide (bilingual)

     *Breakfast

DOES NOT INCLUDE:

     *Buffet Lunch S/.35.00

     *Hot Springs Income S/.15.00

     *Tourist Ticket: European Tourists S/.70.00
                                          South American Tourists S/.40.00

                                          National Tourist S/.20.00

                                           National Child S/. 5.00

THE TOURIST SHOULD BRING:

            * Warm clothes for the cold in height

            *Snacks for the road

            *Sunscreen, sunglasses, hat.

            *Small backpack to carry personal things, water and snacks.

            *Swimwear and towel (optional).

***These prices do not apply for: holidays, national holidays, Christmas, New Year and Easter***

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