OVERVIEW: 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.
– 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.