Colca Trekking

Cultural & Theme Tours in Peru

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Visit the Colca Canyon doing trekking in 2 days The most beautiful places in the canyon, knowing beautiful villages and amazing landscapes. See the flight of the andean Condor, southamerican camelids alpacas, vicuñas and llamas. Colca is waiting for you!!!
FIRST DAY3:00-3:30 AM Our transport picks you up from your hotel in Arequipa, we drive 3 hours to Chivay, the capital of the Colca Canyon region. We’ll have breakfast in Chivay, after of 1hour visiting the left side of Colca Valley, we arrive to Condor Cross, here we’ll stay for about 50 minutes and we can see the deep of the canyon and the flight of condor, after we’ll continue driving for another half hour to Pampas San Miguel where we’ll start our hike for about 4 hours going down almost 1000 mts until San Juan de Chuccho village located in the right side of the Valley where we have lunch and we have some time for relaxing with an amazing view.After of our lunch we continue hiking to Oasis(Sangalle 2180 msnm ) visiting the Village of Cosñirhua and Malata (2,450 mts) where we can see a church of XVII century, after of hiking for about 3 hours until arrive to Oasis Sangalle, we have the pools for relaxing  with 24°C and we can visit around of this place. Here we’ll have dinner and spend the night. SECOND DAYWe’ll wake up at 5:00am to start our 4 hour hike out of the canyon to Cabanaconde. If you can’t hike out of the canyon you can hire a mule for about 60 soles. After breakfast in Cabanaconde we’ll have a 2 hour bus ride to the Yanque hot springs. The bus will stop at a couple viewpoints for photos along the way. You’ll have about an hour at the thermal baths before we continue to Chivay for a buffet lunch. Continuing on to Arequipa, we will make a couple more stops, Patapampa viewpoint (4910 m.a.s.l.), the highest point on our trip where you can see the chain of volcanoes including Hualcahualca, Sabancaya, and Ampato after we continue until arrive to Salinas and Aguada Blanca National Reserve to see llamas, alpacas, and vicuñas. We’ll arrive back in Arequipa between 5:00-5:30pm 

What’s included

  • Overnight accommodation Bungalow
  • National Park fees
  • 02 continental Breakfast
  • 01 lunch menu
  • 01 Buffet lunch (2nd day)
  • 01 Dinner

What’s not included

  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees Hot spring usd 5.00
  • rent of mules (optional)