COLCA CANYON, TWO-DAY TOUR

The-Colca-CanyonOVERVIEW: On this tour, you will get the chance to visit a handful of amazing places. On the first day you will stop in Pampa Cañahuas, a reserve dedicated to the preservation and protection of the Vicuña, cousin of the llama. Next you will visit the wetlands and lakes of Tocrapampa and Pata Pampa for an incredible view of the Andes Mountains. You will spend the night in the town of Chivay, located in the Colca Valley. The next morning, you will go to the viewpoint of la Cruz del Condor to watch the spectacular flight of the Condors and to take in the remarkable Colca Canyon and its scenery.

On the way back to Arequipa, you will also visit the traditional villages of Pinchollo, Maca, and Yanque with views along the way of the famous and impressive Colca Canyon.

ITINERARY: Day 1.

  • – 6:00 a.m.

    Pick-up and transfer to bus station.

    – 7:00-11:00 a.m.

    stops in Pampa Cañahuas, Tocrapampa, and Pata Pampa.

    – 12:00 p.m.

    Arrive to Chivay and enjoy the rest of the day and night there.

    Day 2.

    – 6:00 a.m.

    Have breakfast and depart for Colca Canyon.

    – 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

    arrive to Colca Canyon and stay approximately 2 hours.

    – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Drive to Arequipa with stops in Pinchollo, Maca, and Yanque.

    – 12:15 p.m.

    Arrive to Arequipa.

The Colca Canyon

 

 

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CUSCO, COLCA, AREQUIPA TWO-DAY TOUR

ArequipaOVERVIEW: On this tour, you will travel from Cusco to Arequipa with several amazing stops along the way. On the first day, some of the stops include: the magnificent Langui Lake, the “Stone Forest” of Yauri, Espinar, Condoroma Dam, the castle shaped rock formations of Castillos de Callalli, and Chivay, where we will spend the night. The next morning after breakfast, you will be taken to the viewpoint of la Cruz del Condor in Colca Canyon to observe the spectacular flight of the Condor. On the way to Arequipa, you will also visit the traditional villages of Pinchollo, Maca, and Yanque with views along the way of the famous and impressive Colca Canyon.

This tour lets you enjoy several of the many amazing places Peru has to offer without having to coordinate your transportation, guide, lodging, or stops.
ITINERARY: DAY 1:

  • – 7:00 a.m.

    Departure from Cusco city.

    – 7:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

    Drive to Espinar, with stops in Langui Lake and Yauri “stone forest”.

    – 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Stop in Espinar to have lunch.

    – 2:00 p.m. -5:30 p.m.

    Drive to Chivay with stops at Condoroma Dam and Castillos de Callalli.

    – 5:30 p.m.

    Arrive to Chivay and spend the night there.

    DAY 2:

    – 6:00 a.m.

    Have breakfast and depart for Colca Canyon.

    – 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

    arrive to Colca Canyon and stay approximately 2 hours.

    – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Drive to Arequipa with stops in Pinchollo, Maca, and Yanque.

    – 5:00 p.m.

    Arrive to Arequipa.

Arequipa-misti-volcano