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Colca Canyon Tour from Puno to Arequipa 2 days

COLCA CANYON TOUR FROM PUNO TO AREQUIPA 2 DAYS

The 2 day Colca Canyon Tour – Cañon de Colca in Spanish – offers travellers the opportunity to get up close and personal to countryside life in Peru, spot soaring Andean condors, bathe in secret thermal baths, uncover jaw-dropping vistas, stay in an oasis, and hike along dusty roads into the depths of one of the world’s deepest canyons.

Day 1: Puno – Lagunillas – Pampa Cañahuas – Patapampa – Chivay – La Calera Hot Srpings

Pick up from Puno at 6:15 AM, then we will start the guided tour to the second deepest canyon in the world: The Colca Canyon.

Along the way, stop at Lagunillas, where we will watch the local birds gracefully soar and explore different lagoons. Drive to the 4,200m where the Pampa Cañahuas Natural Reserve is located. Here you can watch vicunas, llamas and alpacas. Then, Patahuasi for drinking of the famous local coca tea.

Arrival to the highest point Patapampa, located at 4,800m, natural view point where we will see the majestic mountain range.
At 1pm arrive to town of Chivay, located at 3600m. Lunch in Chivay and accommodation. In the afternoon we visit the hot springs La Calera, and then finish by returning to Chivay.

At 7pm will meet the tour guide in the lobby of the hotel and then transfer to the planetarium Maria Reiche, which is located at Casa Andina Colca (Chivay – service available just in a private Colca Tour.

You will learn how the ancient Colca Canyon inhabitants interpreted the night sky according to their myths. After this unique spectacle, have dinner with a folk show. We finish our night by returning to the hotel.

Important : Just Private Colca Tour from Puno includes the visit to the Planetarium in Chivay.

Day 2: Chivay – Cruz del Condor – Arequipa

We have an early morning at 5:30AM. After breakfast we begin our departure to the famous Cruz del Condor where it is possible to watch the flight of the Condors. On the way back to Chivay we will visit the different natural view points and the towns of Yanque and Maca.

Arrive to Chivay and have a delectable lunch, then hop in our van and travel to Arequipa city. You can expect arrival to Arequipa and your hotel around 5PM.

What is included in the tour:

Whats is Included for the Colca Canyon Tour from Puno to Arequipa?

  • English-Speaking guide
  • Tourist Transportation
  • 1 night accommodation in the Colca Valley
  • Entrance Fee to The Colca Valley
  • Trekking around the Colca canyon
  • 1 breakfast, 2 buffet lunches and 1 dinner
  • Visit the Planetarium Maria Reiche (private service)

Whats is Not Included for the Colca Canyon Tour from Puno to Arequipa?

  • Soft and alcoholic drinks
  • Breakfast on the first day
  • Hotel in Arequipa
  • Tips

See our trekking option in Cusco too.

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Contact our travel advisors to plan the most complete trip of your life.

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Our groups never exceed 10 people, giving you an unforgettable experience

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