Colca Canyon

Super Private Colca Canyon Trek 3 Days

This luxury Colca Canyon Trek 3 Days is a new option for adventure hiking lovers seeking some comfort level and avoding the early wake ups. Departure from Arequipa at 7AM private transportation with a licensed english speaking guide, spend nights in San Juan de Chuccho and at Kuntur Wassi hotel in Cabanaconde.


Luxury Colca Canyon Trek 3 Days

Day 1. Arequipa – Chivay – Cruz del Condor – San Miguel – San Juan de Chuccho

Super Private Colca Canyon Trek 3 Days starts at 7 AM, at this time the tour guide will pick you up from the hotel in Arequipa, then we will leave to Cabanaconde town, where we will have lunch before starting the tren inside the Colca Canyon. The trek to San Juan de Chuccho takes around 4 hours from Cabanaconde. Arrival, accommodation and overnight in a family run lodge.

Day 2. San Juan de Chuccho – Cabanaconde

Breakfast and hike to Sangalle (Oasis), during the 3 hours trek we will pass through Cosñirhua and Malata villages, along the way to Sangalle we will learn more about local customs, flora and fauna. Arrive to Sangalle and relaxing time at the swimming pool. Lunch and hike up to Cabanaconde town, this Colca Hike will takes around 4 hours. Arrive to Kuntur Wassi hotel, dinner and overnight.

Day 3. Cabanaconde – Cruz del Condor – Arequipa

Breakfast at the Kuntur Wassi hotel restaurant from where we will get spectacular views, after breakfast we will go to Cruz del Condor at this natural view point we will watch the famous condors and the Colca Canyon. Then we will do a short hike for around 1 hour from Cruz del Condor to Cruz del Cura view point, along this short hike we will enjoy the andean terraces views and the Colca Canyon. Arrive to Chivay and relaxing time at the hot springs of La Calera for relaxing muscles at 38 ºC. Arrive to Chivay, buffet lunch and departure to Arequipa.

Includes:

English-Speaking tour guide
Private Tourist transportation
Colca Canyon Entrance Fee
Overnight in Sangalle (basic accommodation and private bathroom) and Cabanaconde at Kuntur Wassi hotel
Meals: 2 breakfasts – 3 lunches - 2 dinners
Snacks
Walking Sticks
Entrance fee La Calera thermal water

Not Includes:

Beverages
Mules
Tips


Departures Tour Price
Daily departures Super Private Colca Canyon Trek 3 Days/2Nights $350 Dollars Per Person


What You Need to Bring

Small backpack 60lt
Trekking shoes
Flashlight
One complete change of clothing
Strong comfortable and waterproof footwear
Sunblock
Rain jacket or poncho (December to april)
Strong comfortable and waterproof footwear
One complete change of clothing
Sweater and jacket (something warm)
Sun block (sun protection cream)
Camera
Sunglasses and swinsuit for the hot springs
Hat or cap to protect you from the sun

Colca Canyon Fun Facts

Colca Canyon is more than twice as deep as the Grand Canyon
The Canyon is home of a great variety of flora and fauna
The Condor can be seen at “Cruz Del Condor” and “Tapay” viewing point
Other notable bird species present in the Colca include the giant hummingbird
The Valley is a wonderful and colourful andean valley with small towns with andean terraces on the both side of the Canyon
The valley is at its most beautiful in April and May, when the fields are green and the mountains snow-capped