COLCA CANYON TREK 3D/2N

DAY 1: AREQUIPA – CHIVAY- CRUZ DEL CONDOR – CABANCONDE – SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO

Colca Canyon trek 3D/2N (3 days and 2 nights) starts at  3AM, we will meet in your hotel in Arequipa and then start the private or shared guided tour to the second deepest canyon in the world: The Colca Canyon. Going up to 4200m, where is located the Natural Reserve of Salinas and Aguada Blanca (vicugnas, lamas and alpagas). Arrival to Patapampa (4850m), a natural view point that allows to watch the andean mountains range. At 6AM we will arrive to Chivay town, located over 3600m, breakfast and departure to Cruz del Condor view point for watching condors and the canyon. Then arrive to Pampa San Miguel, where we start our Colca Trek tour. We walk for around 4 hours until arrive to San Juan de Chuccho, where we will have the lunch and stay for one night in a family run bungalow. Dinner and overnight.

DAY 2: SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO – MALATA – COSÑIRHUA – SANGALLE

At 8 AM after breakfast we will sstart hiking for approximately four hours, crossing small villages (Malata and Cosñirhua), going up hills, over 2600m above sea level and down again to our next destination called Sangalle/Oasis, where we`ll find a nice place to spend the night with bamboo bungalows, pretty swimming pools between palm trees, surrounded by the Colca River, dinner and overnight in a family run lodge.

DAY 3: SANGALLE – CABANACONDE – CHIVAY – AREQUIPA

At 4am we will going up to Cabanaconde during 3 hours(3280m). This day we walk up 1050m, for the last hard and steep trail of our excursion. Arrival to Cabanaconde and breakfast. Departure by bus to Chivay, visit to the hot springs La Calera. Lunch and return to Arequipa. Arrive at 6PM to the city.

 COLCA CANYON  TREK 3D/2N INCLUDES

English-Speaking Guide
Tourist Transportation
Meals : 03 breakfasts, 03 lunches and 2 dinners
Entrance Fee Colca Canyon
Entrance Fee hot springs
1 night in San Juan de Chuccho and 01 night in Sangalle (basic accommodation)
Sticks
Snacks

COLCA CANYON TREK 3D/2N NOT INCLUDES

Soft and alcoholic drinks
Tips
Mules

TOUR SCHEDULE & COST

DATE TOUR COST
Any day
(even the rain season)
COLCA CANYON TREK 3D/2N Backpacker Service (Shared transportation) 2 to more participants $160 USD each one.
Private Service (Private van and guide) $290.00 USD each one.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING/CARRY

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
Flashlight and batteries
Insect repellent
Bottle of water
Peruvian currency for paying drinks
One complete change of clothing