TREKKING COLCA CANYON – ROUTE SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO (3D/2N)
AREQUIPA – CONDOR CROSS – CABANACONDE – SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO – OASIS
Description Of Services
DAY 1: AREQUIPA – CRUZ DEL CONDOR – CABANACONDE – SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO
Pick up from the hotel in a private vehicle, towards the village of Chivay in an approximately 3:30 hrs. (164 km), where we will have Breakfast Buffet (6:30 am). Then travel by 02 hours (42 km) to the Cruz del Condor, where we will have 01 hours to see the flight of the Condors and the depth of the Canyon (32,207 meters), and then continue to the town of Cabanaconde (30 min. ) where we will have lunch (12:00 hrs.)
01:00 p.m. descend the canyon walking for 03 ½ hrs. Arrive to Colca river where we can relax. Then continue the trek across the suspension bridge in the area and get to the first town (San Juan de Chuccho), where we will rest in bungalow type houses of local people, while the guide is responsible for the feeding the group. Overnight.
DAY 2: SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO – OASIS
After breakfast we start walking, for 03 hours, visiting different villages as Cosñirhua (40 minute climb) and Malata (Site Museum), where we will share with local customs, experiences and stories, along with the explanation of the guide about flora (medicinal plants) and fauna.
12:00 pm. We arrive to oasis a peaceful and charming, where we are going to enjoy their pools, surrounded by palm trees and breathtaking nature, here we have the afternoon free to relax and enjoy the scenery. Rest, the guide is responsible for the feeding the group, overnight in adobe bungalow.
DAY 3: OASIS – CABANACONDE – CHIVAY – AREQUIPA
6:15 am. Breakfast at the hotel, on departure time at Mirador of Cross of the Condor, in the way we visit the village of Yanque, Maca and cemeteries hanging for know more of their traditions, dances and their church, then continue up to the Cross of the Condor where you can appreciate the depth and beauty of the canyon and enjoy the flight of the Condors. Return visit other towns like Pinchollo.
12:00 pm.: Lunch in Chivay
01:00 pm.: Departure to the city of Arequipa by the same until Patawasi.
04:45 pm.: Arrive to Arequipa.
End of service.
- Professional guide.
- Accommodation (1st night: San Juan de Chuccho; 2nd night: Oasis of adobe Bungalows).
- Meals (01 Breakfast Buffet, 02 continental breakfasts, 02 lunches, 02 dinners).
- Lunch (first and second day).
- You pay at the entrance to Chivay: BTC s/. 70.00 tourist ticket, with Andean Card S/. 40.00 and National BTC S /. 20.00
Admission Ticket to The Calera (Hot Springs) S /. 15.00