Colca Canyon 2 Days And 1 Night
Presentation: The Colca Canyon, located at 160 km from Arequipa and Chivay at 3,600 meters high, has had a very high tourist influx in the last 20 years, becoming a classic tour in tourist guides. We offer a cultural private circuit of two days and one night with easy walks of 3h a day in the high part of the canyon and a walk in along the cañon from the condor ´cross or a sporty circuit to the bottom of the canyon from Cabanaconde of 3 days and two nights with an average of 6h treking . All services included.
DAY 01 : AREQUIPA / CHIVAY (160 km.)
- A.M. Departure in private transport to Chivay at 160 km from Arequipa bordering the volcanoes of Chachani 6000 m passing by the reserve of Salinas and Aguada Blanca national park of Vicuñas at 4000 m We will continue the pass of Patapampa at 4850 m of altitude l. Where you can see all the summits of the Andes central chain.
- Arrival at Chivay at 3600 m for lunch (not included)
- After lunch, we will visit the Franciscan missionary church of the eighteenth century, we will then we shall board the transport to the town of Coporaque, visit the church and from there we will take a walk to the village of Yanque crossing the Colca river, we will observe closely the work in the terraces lasted from the inca times we will arrive to the village of Yanque, then back to the hotel, possible thermal baths at la Calera
DAY 02: COLCA CANYON
- Breakfast at the hotel (included)
- A.M. Departure to the Cruz del Condor Viewpoint with private transport, possible observation of condor s flight we will appreciate the geological formation of the Colca Canyon in all its magnitude with 3,200 meters of depth, we will return to Chivay and on the way we will visit the villages Pinchollo, Maca, and Yanque, typical villages of the area with beautiful churches from the colonial period, also the viewpoints of Choquetico, Andahuilca and intertwined tombs of the Collaguas. After the departure of the condor, we will hike for 3 hours along the canyon to the village of Cabanaconde, Return to Chivay.
- Lunch (not included)
- Return to Arequipa.