2 Days - 1 Night Trip to Colca Canyon from Arequipa

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Activity Level



Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience, Hiking and Walking, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
If you come with your wheel-chair, it's possible to organize it, with some limitations. Be free, and just ask me. Thank you.

Maximum travelers: 7



French (fluent), English (fluent), German (fluent), Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), Portuguese (fluent)

Discover the deepest canyon in the world.

It's considered the third touristic attraction of Peru, in order of number of visits.

The Colca Canyon is considered also, one of the deepest in the world, visiting and watching lovely and unique panoramic views.

It can be visited in one day (though), the best way to visit is 2 days/1 night, or 3 days/2 nights, etc.

If you have enough time, take 3 days/2 nights.


The first day, we leave typically from your hotel at 08, 00 am. Then we start our nice adventure, from 2300 meters above sea level (7545 feet).

The highest point of tour tour, is located at almost 5000 meters above sea level (+16000 feet).

Then we descend to the Colca Valley to 3600 meters above sea lever (11811 feet).

At Chivay or similar town, we may go for the lunch (not included in the booked tour). , then we drive to your hotel, End of services of the day, if we have time, we may drive until the hot water springs, there are some of them, close to Chivay (area where the most of hotels are.

The second day, early in the morning, after lunch, we drive to the "Cruz del cóndor" (Cross of condor), a soft walking in the area, back to a typical food restaurant (not included in the booking tours).

Then back to Arequipa, or to the place, or city you want to keep on travelling.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel or the place you prefer to start: I can pick you up by car, at the Port of Matarani, or Puno, or Cuzco. If you prefer this, just tell me in advance. Thank you!

End location: In Arequipa, at your hotel.

If you need to end any other place or city, just ask me before. Thank you!

Duration: 2 days

The departure time for the first day is: 08,00 AM
The departure time for the second day is:07,00 AM.
The arrival time to Arequipa is 05.00 PM aproximately.

If you want to continue to other place, I can organize your tour for the next city you want to go, too.


A van type Sprinter for 7 people comfortably.
If this is a larger party, it's possible to arrange it too, please contact me for a quote.

What’s Included

Other: Transportation, entrance fees and tour guide service.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 150 PEN - Suggested price per meals.

What’s Extra

Other: Meals, beverages, and other personal buyings.


All my tours can be tailor-made, please contact me if you have any special requirement.

Private tour guide Mel

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