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Travel from Arequipa to Chivay and enjoy amazing views along the way. Overnight at a comfortable and cozy hotel in Chivay surrounded by the natural beauty of the Colca Valley. Enjoy the stunning views from the Mirador Cruz del Condor on a tour through the Colca Canyon. You may see the largest living bird flying around. After, travel back to Arequipa.
DAY 1: AREQUIPA - CHIVAY:
Today at 07:50 you will board our tourist vehicle and drive towards Chivay. Make sure to have your camera ready as you will stop at some stunning viewpoints including the Pampa Cañahuas Reserve. The reserve is home to many exotic Andean animals including vicuñas, alpacas, llamas, flamingos, ibis and the Andean eagle.You will see astounding landscapes as you drive past lakes, glaciers and some magnificent volcanoes, such as Ampato, Sabancaya, Huallca and Misti. We will reach our journey’s highest point of 4800m (15,000ft), before heading down the canyon to Chivay where we will take you to your hotel. In the afternoon, you will have a number of options to spend time at leisure. Enjoy the hot thermal springs of Chivay, go on a short trek or relax in your hotel while taking in the incredible view of the beginning of the canyon and its terraces. (meals, lunch, dinner)
DAY 2: CHIVAY - CRUZ DEL CONDOR - AREQUIPA:
You will be picked up from your hotel very early in the morning and taken to the most spectacular places of the Colca Canyon. Our picturesque journey leads us to the Mirador Cruz del Condor, the most famous viewing point for looking into the depths of the Colca Canyon. Here, the canyon is around 1200m deep, and you will have good chance of luck to see a few condors flying, with the amazing canyon scenery in the background. You will then continue on to Chivay. From here you will take the comfortable tourist coach to Lake Titicaca, the birthplace of the first Inca, Manco Capac. Along the way, you will be able to appreciate the scenic beauty of the Andes as you pass by lakes, lagoons, trout farms and Andean flamingos. When we reach the altitude of 4850m (12,000ft), you will have an unbelievable view of the highlands. On your arrival into Arequipa (6:00pm approximate) you will be taken to your hotel. (meals; breakfast)
Pick-up and Drop-off from/to hotel in Arequipa.
Transportation from/to Arequipa.
English speaking guide.
Basic accommodation for 1 night at Chivay.
meals according to your itinerary.
Travel personal insurance.
Meals and personal expenses.
Hot spring in Colca $5.00 pp.
All our departures are from/to your hotel. If you wish to start or end your tour from different place, you can pre-arrange this in advance.
Departures are everyday of the week at 07:50am only in group services(max size 18).
48 hours approximate
A minimum of 2 people is required for this tour. If you are a solo traveler and you wish to book this tour, please contact us now on email@example.com
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, a full payment will be required via PayPal, Transferwise, Western Union or Bank Transfer. Once we receive your payment, you will receive your confirmation travel voucher.
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