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Arequipa Peru Travel Tours

The White City and the Deepest Canyon in the World



Arequipa Peru travel will allow you to experience the second most important city of Peru.

This beautiful South American jewel, also known as the “White City,” has preserved its spectacular architecture, It was founded in 1540 and declared World Heritage site in 2000.

Surrounded by peaks over 5,000 meters high and guarded by Misti, a 5,874 meters high volcano, it's geography starts with the Colca Canyon, one of the deepest canyons in the world and the best place to spot condors in their natural environment.

Among other attractions, it has a valley of elfin volcanoes, glaciers, inter-Andean valleys, native communities, and Cotahuasi Canyon, the second-deepest canyon in the world.



Arequipa Peru travel is ideal if looking for adventure activities, you will find some of the best rivers for rafting. It offers one of the best cuisines in the country and the region of Arequipa has the National Reserves of Aguada Blanca and Salinas in the highlands, and the National Reserve of Mejía, next to relaxing beaches. In these reserves you can see over 150 species of birds and mammals.

Arequipa Peru Travel Tours - Suggested Itinerary

Arequipa Peru Travel

Arequipa Peru Travel


Included:
All transfers, 3 nights in a 3-star hotel in Arequipa. Colca Canyon private tour 2d/1n. Arequipa private city tour and Arequipa's countryside private tour.

Meals:
4 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner.

Staff:
Driver and bilingual certified guide.

Not Included:
Tickets to the Thermal baths, additional activities, tips and extra expenses.



Day 1 | Arequipa
Transfer in & check in, city tour in the afternoon that includes the monastery of Santa Catalina, Yanahuara and Carmen Alto districts, the cathedral and La Compañia Church and cloister.

Day 2 | Arequipa
Arequipa's countryside tour during the day, with visits to the districts of Sachaca and Tiabaya, The founder's mansion, the Sabandia mill and the town of Characato. Afternoon free.

Day 3 | Arequipa - Colca Canyon
Morning departure to Colca Canyon, on the way we visit the National Reserve of Aguada Blanca and Salinas, which is located at 4800 meters above sea level, arrival to the village of Chivay at midday. After lunch, relaxing afternoon in the thermal baths. Night free.

Day 4 | Colca Canyon - Arequipa
Early in the morning we depart to Cruz Del Condor, border cliff of one of the deepest canyon on earth. Here with a little luck we'll spot the Andean Condor, we'll also visit various towns and observation points of the canyon along the way, return to Chivay at midday, lunch in Chivay and return to Arequipa. Arrival to Arequipa in the afternoon.

Day 5 | Transfer out
Transfer out. End of our services.


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Peru Vacation Package Options

Must See
Peru Attractions are a treasure chest full of natural, historical, and cultural legacy. You could spend months in this country and still not see everything.

Trips to Machu Picchu
Choosing one of the tours of Machu Picchu will make you marvel with the Lost city of the Incas, the Sacsaywaman fortress, the Temple of the Sun, the Temple of Wiracocha, Cusco Cathedral, Lares and its lost comunities, etc.

Machu Picchu Tourism
Machu Picchu tourism is an amazing experience, one of the greatest unsolved mysteries of South American civilization.

Inca Trail Holiday
Great lakes, snow-capped mountains, vast valleys and Inca ruins. The inca trail has stretches of stone stairs, with wooden bridges and tunnels dug into the rock.

City Tour Lima
A city tour Lima, the City of Kings and capital of Peru will impress you with its Pre-Inca pyramids surrounding the city, beautiful beaches, good museums, an active nightlife, fun bars, great restaurants, and the charisma of its people.

Arequipa Peru Travel
Surrounded by peaks over 5,000 meters high and guarded by Misti, a 5,874 meters high volcano, it's geography starts with the Colca Canyon, one of the deepest canyons in the world and the best place to spot condors in their natural environment.

Travel Lake Titicaca Puno
Travel to Lake Titicaca is a unique experience, It is the largest lake in South America (water volume), and based on Incan mythology, the creator god Viracocha rose up from Puno Lake Titicaca to create the sun, moon, stars and human life.

Tambopata Rainforest Travel
The Tambopata Rainforest amazing biodiversity, is considered to be a privileged spot for wildlife observation. This pristine jungle offers the visitor an incredible variety of activities, such as treks through primary forests, or canoe rides on oxbow lakes to observe nature.

Manu Travel
The Manu Travel Social Program takes place in one of the most natural and culturally diverse areas on earth, the Manu National Park declared by the UNESCO as a Biosphere Reserve.

Surfing the Central and North Coast
Surfing Peru means you will find world class spots to experience waves from every size.

Best of Peru
The best of Peru can be found in various locations, each with its own magic. Iquitos, Machu Picchu, Nazca, Mancora Beach, Inca Trail, Colca Canyon, Huacachina and Taquile Island are some examples.

Peru Coast
Peru Coast is one of the most enthralled and amazing interface of land and sea in the world. The Peruvian coast line stretch from north to south.

Peru Visa
All travelers need passports which must have validity for at least 90 days, but six months validity time period is more appropriate for the visitors to move to another region.





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