COLCA CANYON TREK 2D/1N

DAY 1: AREQUIPA – CHIVAY – CABANACONDE – SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO – OASIS LODGE

Colca Canyon trek 2D/1N (2 days and 1 night) starts at 3AM, pick-up at the hotel in Arequipa and departure to Chivay, located at 3 hours from Arequipa. Breakfast and departure to the Cruz del Condor view point a natural view point from where we will watch the condor’s flight and the Colca canyon. Then we will continue until arrival to Cabanaconde; where we will start the 2 days trekking into the Colca Canyon, descending during 3 hours to the Colca River (2160m), a descent of 1300 meters. We will cross to the other side of the canyon and begin our ascent upward.

At midday, arrival to the lodge and resting place in San Juan de Chuccho village (2300 meters above sea level). Here you will get a delicious and energetic lunch. After our lunch, we will continue hiking for approximately four hours, crossing small villages (Malata and Cosñirhua to our next destination: Sangalle/Oasis, where we`ll find a nice place to spend the night in a family bamboo bungalo where we will enjoy the pretty swimming pool between palm trees, surrounded by the Colca. Overnight.

DAY 2: SANGALLE- CABANACONDE TOWN – CHIVAY – AREQUIPA

At 4am We will begin the ascent of three hours to Cabanaconde (3280m). This day we will walk up 1050m, for the last hard and steep trail of our excursion. Breakfast and departure to Chivay, lunch and visit to the hot springs La Calera. Return to Arequipa and transfer to the hotel.

 COLCA CANYON TREK 2D/1N INCLUDES

Official English-Speaking Guide
Tourist Transportation
Meals : 02 breakfasts, 02 lunches and 1 dinner
Entrance Fees (Colca Canyon and hot springs)
01 Night accommodation in Sangalle (bamboo lodge)

COLCA CANYON TREK 2D/1N NOT INCLUDES

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

TOUR SCHEDULE & COST

DATE TOUR COST
Any day
(even the rain season)
COLCA CANYON TREK 2D/1N Backpacker Service (Shared transportation) 2 to more participants $140 USD each one.
Private Service (Private van and guide) $235.00 USD each one.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING/CARRY

Small backpack
Rain jacket (December to april)
Sweater and jacket (something warm)
Hat or cap to protect you from the sun
Sun block (sun protection cream)
Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries
Sunglasses
Swimsuit for the hot spring
One complete change of clothing

PRIVATE SERVICE

Departures for private service are available all year. If you required a private guide and private transportation, you need to add $ 250.00 american dollars (for groups until 6 persons)