Day 1: Arequipa – Patapampa- Chivay- La Calera Hot Springs
Pick up at at 7:30 AM, the tour guide will meet you in your Arequipa hotel and then we will start our daily private or shared guided tour to the Colca Canyon the second deepest in the world.
Along the way we will arrive to the 4200m where is located the Pampa Cañahuas Natural Reserve, at this place we will watch vicugnas, lamas and alpagas. We will arrive to Patahuasi for drinking a coca tea.
Arrival to the highest point Patapampa, located at 4800 MASL, natural viewpoint where we will see the mountain range.
At 1pm we will arrive to Chivay town, located at 3600m. Lunch in Chivay and accommodation. In the afternoon visit to the hot springs La Calera, return to Chivay.
We will meet the tour guide in the lobby of the hotel at 7PM for visiting the planetarium Maria Reiche, which is located at Casa Andina Hotel (Chivay).
You will learn how the ancient Colca Canyon inhabitants interpreted the night sky according to their myths. After this unique spectacle, dinner with folk show, return to the hotel and overnight.
Important: Just Private 2 Day Tour includes visit to the Planetarium .
Day 2: Chivay – Cruz del Condor – Arequipa
At 5:30AM, breakfast and departure to the famous Cruz del Condor for watching the flight of the Condors, on the way back to Chivay we will visit the different natural viewpoints and the Yanque and Maca towns.
Arrive to Chivay for having lunch and return to Arequipa. Arrival to Arequipa at 5PM, transfer to the hotel.
|BACKPACKER SERVICE (SHARED SERVICE)|
|Basic Hostels||90||85||Simple room with private bath and some hot shower and breakfast|
|Portales||110||104||Private bathroom + Hot shower + Continental breakfast|
|La Casa de Anita||117||113||Hot Water + Private Bathroom + Heating + Available Towel|
|Posada Chivay||120||115||Private bathroom + Hot shower + Continental breakfast + Parking + Heating with additional + Available towel|
|Colca Inn||137||130||Private bathroom + Hot shower + l breakfast + Heating + Available towel + Wireless internet|
|Killawasi Lodge||160||155||Private bathroom + hot shower + breakfast + heating + available towel + wireless internet|
|Tradicion Colca||154||145||Carpeted rooms + Sauna + Heating + Buffet breakfast + Green area + Parking + Restaurant + Cafeteria|
|Pozo del Cielo||155||130||Carpeted rooms + Sauna heating + Buffet breakfast + Green area + Lookout + Parking + Restaurant + Cafeteria + Heating + Wireless internet|
|Casa Andina Classic||160||140||Carpeted rooms + Sauna heating + Buffet breakfast + Green area + Parking + Able planetarium and observatory + Wireless internet + Restaurant + Cafeteria (REC) + Available towels + soap|
|285||210||Carped rooms + Heating + Buffet Breakfast + Hot spring Pools + Towel + soap + Available Horseback riding + Fishing facilities + Parking + Large green area + Wireless internet + Restaurant + Cafeteria|
|(Suite Room)||370||260||Carpeted rooms + Heating + Buffet Breakfast + Hot spring Pools + Towel + soap + Available Horseback riding + Fishing facilities + Parking + Large green area + Wireless internet + Restaurant + Cafeteria|
|Las Casitas Del Colca
|550||330||Carpeted rooms + Jacuzzy + Buffet Breakfast + Large Green area + Safety box + Available horse ride + Swimming pool + Parking + Heating + Dry hair + Towel + soap + Wireless internet + Restaurant + Cafeteria (REC) + Natural lookouts + Fishing + Horseback riding facilities|
|(Suite Presidencial)||1250||750||Carpeted rooms + Jacuzzy + Buffet Breakfast + Large Green area + Safety box + Available horse ride + Swimming pool + Parking + Heating + Dry hair + Towel + soap + Wireless internet + Restaurant + Cafeteria (REC) + Natural lookouts + Fishing + Horseback riding facilities|
We will pick you up from the hotel in Chivay at 1PM for having lunch with the tour group and do hiking in the afternoon (optional). Then we will visit "La Calera" hot springs and dinner with the folk show.
Pick up from the hotel in Puno from 6 to 6:20AM and departure to Chivay town.
Along the way we will stop in Lagunillas for taking pictures of the birds and in the National reserve of Salinas and Aguada Blanca for watching vicuñas and alpacas. Before arriving to Chivay we will stop in Patapampa pass located at 4910 MASL from where we will watch the mountain range.
Arrive to Chivay and transfer to the hotel in Chivay. In the afternoon you will have lunch with the tour group and visit the hot springs.
Day 1: Cusco - Colca (Chivay)
Departure: Tuesday, thursday and saturday
Departure Time: 7AM
- English-Speaking guide
- Tourist Transportation
- 1 night accommodation in the Colca Valley
- Entrance Fee to The Colca Valley
- Trekking around the Colca canyon
- Meals: Day 1: Lunch and dinner, Day 2: breakfast and lunch
- Visit the Planetarium Maria Reiche (private service)
- Soft and alcoholic drinks
- Breakfast on the first day
- Hotel in Arequipa