Full-Day Trip to Colca Canyon by Bus from Arequipa
A FULL DAY COLCA CANYON
This is the Best way when you don't have time in Arequipa, Enjoy one of the deepest canyons in the world with its nice and happy local people and there is an optional visit to the hot springs of about 40 C degrees.
Note, it is very important to reserve in advance, because normally the capacity of pax in the bus is limited for this tour.
We pick you up from your hotel (selected hoteles only), and we bring you back there at the end of the tour too, as a request we could drop you off at the airport for free.
per adult from
13 to 14 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Round-trip shared transfer
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
- Professional guide
- Breakfast - Continental breakfast
- Fuel surcharge
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
At 02:30amt o 03.30am. after picking up from you hotel, we leave Arequipa driving for 3 and a half hours towards Chivay; The capital of the Colca Canyon on north west direcction behind snow-covered Chachani. Breakfast.
Then we continue driving for 2 more hrs towards the most visited point “ the Cross of the Condor” here we are able to see the depth of the canyon and the flight of the Condor.
The area presents beautiful tipical towns, like Yanque & Maca, colonial churches, gently people with tipical needlework dresses, hundreds of pre inca terraces still in use with andean growings like corn, quinua, kiwicha among others.
After Lunch we come back to Arequipa; on the way we stop at the highest pass: the view point of the Volcanoes and snow covered mountains in Patapampa (4,800 m. - 15,000 ft.). Later we will see wild vicuñas, alpacas & llamas in Pampa Cañahuas national reserve, some birds like flamingoes, ibis, andean gooze, ducks, andean eagle "Kara Kara". ( 17:00 hrs. approx. Back in Arequipa .).
• Continental Breakfast.
• Tourist guide( Ingles, Espanish)
No Includes: (payment direct in Colca)
• Entrance fee ( 70.00 Soles)
• Hot springs fee, this is an opcional visit ( 15.00 soles )
Departure Point :We pick you up from differente hotels located on down town, Yanahuara or Vallecito
Return Detail :We drop you off at differente hoteles located on down town, Yanahuara or Vallecito
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infants must sit on laps
- Seats are assigned by the theater box office and will not be known in advance of the performance date
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.