DURATION: 01 DAY
AVAILABILITY: The Whole year
This tour starts in the morning very early.
You will leave Arequipa at 03:00 a.m to Chivay and the first half of the road is asphalted and the other half is rustic. You will arrive to Chivay at approximately 06:00 a.m, where you can have breakfast and after you will go directly to the CONDOR’S CROSS, after 2 hours you will arrive to the Condor’s Cross, this place is considered the Condor’s Sanctuary, besides you can see the deep parts of the Colca Canyon and you will appreciate the Condor’s flight. Then, you will return to Chivay, visiting the traditional towns and some viewpoints of the Colca valley. In Chivay, you can visit the hot springs; have lunch, after that, you will come back to Arequipa.
Once you return to Arequipa, you will stop at the highest point of the area, 4,900 meters above sea level, where you might see many volcanoes and you could appreciate the imposing Andes mountain range .You will also stop in Toccrapampa to see the llamas and alpacas, also native birds, and in the National Reserve you will see the beautiful vicuñas besides on the road you can see volcanoes like Misti, Chachani and Machu Picchu from the posterior side. You will arrive in Arequipa at approximately 05:00 p.m.
- Tourist bus
- Hot Springs (10 soles).
- 01 lunch (20 soles).
- Tourist ticket (70 soles).