DAY 1: AREQUIPA
Upon arrival reception and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon you'll take the Arequipa half day city tour that includes the visit at the Santa Catalina monastery. The city has fine spanish buildings and many old and interesting churches built of sillar, a pearly white volcanic material almost exclusevely used in the construction of Arequipa . The Santa Catalina Convent is by far the most remarkable sight, opened in 1970 after 4 centuries of mistery. Overnight.
DAY 2: AREQUIPA COLCA CAYON /CABANACONDE / SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO
In the morning departure to Cabanaconde almost 6 hrs driving . After Lunch the trek down hill starts, after 3 and a half hours of walking we will arrive at the first village of San Juan de Chuccho (2,200m), descending approximately 1357m to the level of the river Colca. we have Dinner and spend overnight here in local family lodge . (B,L,D).
DAY 3: COLCA CANYON SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO / OASIS / CABANACONDE
Next day after breakfast we go on for one hour and a half more to the next village of Cosnirhua (2,450m) then we have almost the same time of walk to reach Sangalle(1,230m), arriving early enough to swim in the pools of water 20 º.
Lunch here and relax . Later in the afternoon an ascending trek for 3 hrs aprox. starts to get back to Cabanaconde. Dinner and Accomodation in a hotel (B,L,D).
DAY 4: COLCA CAYON / CABANACONDE /CRUZ DEL CONDOR / AREQUIPA
After breakfast the transport ( 35 minutes) brings us to the most visited point to see Condors “ la Cruz del Condor “ also since here is possible to appreciate the depth of the canyon. After one hour we begin our trip back to Arequipa with one stop at the capital on Colca Valley “Chivay” an optional visit to the hot springs “ La Calera almost 40 º temperature, After Lunch back to Arequipa (L,D).
DAY 5: TRASFER OUT OF AREQUIPA
Breakfast and transfer to the airport or bus terminal. (B).
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PRICE PER PERSON IN DOUBLE ROOM SINCE : 125.00 USD
DESCOUNT FOR STUDENTS/ DESCOUNT FOR GROUPS
All accommodations, All scheduled transportation, All transfers, All scheduled excursions with English-speaking guide, All entrance fees, Meals as specified in the itinerary B=Breakfast; L=Lunch; D=Dinner.
NOT INCLUDED IN THE FEE
Domestic airfares, International airfares, airport departure taxes or visa fees, excess baggage charges, additional nights during the trip due to flight cancellations,
alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages or bottled water, snacks, insurance of
any kind, laundry, phone calls, radio calls or messages, reconfirmation of
international flights and items of personal nature.