Cultural & Theme Tours in Chivay

Image by viator

Tour description provided by Viator

FIRST DAY07:30 a.m Transfer from centrally located hotels08:30 a.m.Departure from Arequipa to Chivay12:30 a.m.Arrival to Chivay and hotel accommodation01:00 p.m.Buffet lunch.03:00 p.m.Arrival to thermal baths06:30 p.m.Dinner ShowSECOND DAY05:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast06:15 a.m.Departure from Chivay to the "Mirador de la Cruz del Condor".07:30 a.m.Stay in the “Mirador de la Cruz del Cóndor”.09:30 a.m.Tour of the peoples that are around the Colca Canyon and visits to natural viewpoints in the area and colonial temples.12:00 mArrival to Chivay and lunch.01:00 p.m.Departure from Chivay to Puno07:00 p.m. – 07:30 p.m. Arrival in Puno
DESCRIPTION FIRST DAY: FROM AREQUIPA / CHIVAYWe will begin with a transfer from your hotel from the 07:30 a.m. and depart from Arequipa to 8:30 a.m. we will go by the road track Yura and subsequently we will pass near to the Chachani volcano to then pass through Pampa Cañahuas, a place where you can find the National Reserve Salinas and acute Blanca and pause for a time of 10 to 15 minutes where our passengers can appreciate the vicunas that are in their natural environment. We will continue up to the 4800 m.a.s.l. (Mirador de volcanoes). After the spectacular view we will begin the descent to the town of Chivay where we will arrive after approximately 45 minutes. Immediately after we will go to a restaurant for our lunch you will be able to sample the variety of regional and local dishes we offer. After the delicious lunch we turn to hosting them in the Hotel and our guide go to pick it up at approximately 3:00 pm to lead them to know the hot springs of La Calera, place where you can enjoy the thermal pools with temperatures that oscillate between 35°C and 38°C. After the agreed time we returned to the hotel. In the evening you can enjoy a folk show at the same time that degustaran the Typical Dinner. After the show we leave them in their respective Hotel and so ends our day's itinerary. Overnight in ChivaySECOND DAY: FROM CHIVAY TO COLCA CANYON TO PUNOAfter our breakfast at 5:30 am, we will leave our trip to one of the deepest canyons in the world THE COLCA CANYON, where is located the MIRADOR DE LA CRUZ DEL CONDOR, place of observation of the spectacular flight of the condor. Of return we stop at the peoples of Pinchollo, Maca and Yanque with beautiful colonial churches; as well as the viewpoints of Antahuilque and choquetico from where we can observe the tombs, models pre-incas and the beautiful landscape of the Colca Valley with its impressive terraces. At approximately 12:00 pm we arrive to Chivay and after lunch we will continue to the city of Puno, arriving to the city approximately at 7:30 pm on main bus station .

What’s included

  • Shared bus from Arequipa to Chivay
  • Shared transportation from Chivay to Hot Springs
  • Shared bus from Chivay to Colca Canyon and back (Cruz del Condor)
  • Shared bus from Chivay to Puno
  • Tourism Guide (English/Spanish)
  • Continental breakfast.
  • Buffet Lunch.
  • Dinner Show.
  • Lunch second day.
  • Basic lodging on Chivay (Hostel **) Basic lodging on Chivay (we recommend you to book your own hotel on center Chivay near plaza de armas for avoiding extra charges)
  • Wifi
  • Private rooms
  • Breakfast - Continental breakfast
  • Hot Shower
  • Good location
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

What’s not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Transfer from bus station in Puno to hotels (add $7USD per person)
  • Tourist ticket of Colca (BTC) 70 soles for foreigners
  • Entrances fees to the hot springs